The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 21 41 35
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -6
Permanent jobs citing TDD 292 182 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 8.76% 4.87% 5.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.87% 5.84% 6.87%
Number of salaries quoted 146 116 120
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
TDD
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2957 3119 2534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.69% 83.51% 83.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1848 2026 1642
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

TDD
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Scotland region.

TDD Salary Trend in Scotland

TDD
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Scotland

TDD
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +11 156 £42,500 +6.25% 22
Edinburgh +5 89 £40,000 - 14
Stirling - 20 £28,000 -
Dundee - 15 £42,500 - 1
West Lothian - 5 £47,500 -
Moray - 3 - -
Aberdeen - 1 £55,000 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £35,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
TDD
UK

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TDD.

1 378 (75.45%) Agile Software Development
2 240 (47.90%) JavaScript
3 193 (38.52%) Java
4 192 (38.32%) HTML
5 186 (37.13%) C#
6 177 (35.33%) .NET
7 166 (33.13%) MVC
8 150 (29.94%) SQL Server
9 146 (29.14%) CSS
10 140 (27.94%) Continuous Integration
11 138 (27.54%) Finance
12 131 (26.15%) Relational Database
13 127 (25.35%) ASP.NET
14 123 (24.55%) Spring
15 112 (22.36%) Linux
16 99 (19.76%) Scrum
17 95 (18.96%) AngularJS
18 94 (18.76%) Banking
19 93 (18.56%) ASP.NET MVC
20 92 (18.36%) BDD
21 91 (18.16%) Hibernate
22 87 (17.37%) Degree
23 85 (16.97%) OO
24 84 (16.77%) SDLC
25 80 (15.97%) Git (software)
25 80 (15.97%) Unit Testing
26 76 (15.17%) SQL
26 76 (15.17%) Microsoft
27 73 (14.57%) Open Source
28 68 (13.57%) jQuery

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 42 (8.38%) Tomcat
2 36 (7.19%) JBoss
3 32 (6.39%) Node.js
4 24 (4.79%) Apache
5 19 (3.79%) SharePoint
6 16 (3.19%) Umbraco
7 14 (2.79%) IIS
8 10 (2.00%) Mule
9 9 (1.80%) WebSphere
10 7 (1.40%) CMS
11 5 (1.00%) WebLogic
11 5 (1.00%) Mule ESB
12 4 (0.80%) Apache Spark
12 4 (0.80%) Drupal
13 3 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
14 2 (0.40%) Sitefinity
15 1 (0.20%) OpenStack
15 1 (0.20%) Apache Pig
15 1 (0.20%) nginx
Applications
1 42 (8.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.00%) Magento
2 1 (0.20%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.39%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (4.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (2.20%) Office 365
5 2 (0.40%) IaaS
6 1 (0.20%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.20%) Trello
6 1 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.20%) SaaS
6 1 (0.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.19%) Ethernet
2 7 (1.40%) HTTP
3 3 (0.60%) LDAP
3 3 (0.60%) Wireless
4 2 (0.40%) UPnP
4 2 (0.40%) Wireshark
4 2 (0.40%) DLNA
4 2 (0.40%) DHCP
4 2 (0.40%) ICMP
4 2 (0.40%) SNMP
4 2 (0.40%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.20%) Internet
5 1 (0.20%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (29.94%) SQL Server
2 131 (26.15%) Relational Database
3 43 (8.58%) MySQL
4 33 (6.59%) RDBMS
5 27 (5.39%) NoSQL
6 25 (4.99%) Big Data
7 18 (3.59%) Oracle Database
8 15 (2.99%) MongoDB
8 15 (2.99%) Oracle Database 10g
8 15 (2.99%) Oracle Database 11g
9 14 (2.79%) OLAP
10 10 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (1.60%) Sybase ASE
12 7 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
13 6 (1.20%) Hadoop
13 6 (1.20%) MarkLogic
14 5 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 80 (15.97%) Git (software)
2 59 (11.78%) Maven
3 53 (10.58%) Subversion
4 52 (10.38%) JUnit
5 37 (7.39%) Jenkins
6 35 (6.99%) TeamCity
7 25 (4.99%) Visual Studio
8 24 (4.79%) Selenium
9 20 (3.99%) Ant
10 19 (3.79%) Cucumber
11 16 (3.19%) Eclipse
11 16 (3.19%) EasyMock
12 13 (2.59%) GitLab
13 11 (2.20%) Mockito
13 11 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (2.00%) JIRA
14 10 (2.00%) IntelliJ
15 9 (1.80%) NUnit
15 9 (1.80%) Moq
16 6 (1.20%) FitNesse
General
1 138 (27.54%) Finance
2 94 (18.76%) Banking
3 67 (13.37%) Telecoms
4 57 (11.38%) Games
5 24 (4.79%) Investment Banking
6 19 (3.79%) Electronics
7 14 (2.79%) Financial Institution
8 12 (2.40%) Manufacturing
9 9 (1.80%) Marketing
10 2 (0.40%) Retail
11 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Legal
11 1 (0.20%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 333 (66.47%) Developer
2 116 (23.15%) Java Developer
3 64 (12.77%) .NET Developer
4 62 (12.38%) Senior Developer
5 46 (9.18%) Software Engineer
6 36 (7.19%) Software Developer
7 30 (5.99%) Python Developer
8 27 (5.39%) C# Developer
9 25 (4.99%) Web Developer
10 20 (3.99%) C# .NET Developer
11 19 (3.79%) Lead Developer
12 16 (3.19%) Applications Developer
12 16 (3.19%) Senior Java Developer
13 15 (2.99%) Senior Software Engineer
14 13 (2.59%) Architect
14 13 (2.59%) Front-End Developer
15 12 (2.40%) Test Architect
15 12 (2.40%) Java/J2EE Developer
16 10 (2.00%) Senior Software Developer
16 10 (2.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (38.32%) HTML
2 177 (35.33%) .NET
3 146 (29.14%) CSS
4 127 (25.35%) ASP.NET
5 123 (24.55%) Spring
6 95 (18.96%) AngularJS
7 93 (18.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 91 (18.16%) Hibernate
9 68 (13.57%) jQuery
10 66 (13.17%) RESTful
11 64 (12.77%) HTML5
12 63 (12.57%) Web Services
13 50 (9.98%) .NET Framework
14 48 (9.58%) NHibernate
15 46 (9.18%) Spring.NET
16 44 (8.78%) Castle Windsor
17 43 (8.58%) J2EE
18 36 (7.19%) ASP.NET Web API
19 35 (6.99%) Entity Framework
20 33 (6.59%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 53 (10.58%) Computer Science
2 50 (9.98%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (9.18%) User Experience
4 39 (7.78%) Mathematics
5 24 (4.79%) Mobile App
6 21 (4.19%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (3.19%) Visualisation
8 14 (2.79%) Embedded Systems
9 13 (2.59%) Physics
10 10 (2.00%) BBC
10 10 (2.00%) Data Integration
10 10 (2.00%) Social Media
10 10 (2.00%) Algorithms
11 6 (1.20%) CUDA
12 4 (0.80%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.80%) Statistics
13 3 (0.60%) 3D Graphics
13 3 (0.60%) Inversion of Control
13 3 (0.60%) 3D Printing
14 2 (0.40%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 112 (22.36%) Linux
2 42 (8.38%) UNIX
3 41 (8.18%) Windows
4 14 (2.79%) Android
4 14 (2.79%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.40%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.40%) Windows Vista
5 2 (0.40%) Mac OS
5 2 (0.40%) Windows 2000
5 2 (0.40%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.20%) CentOS
6 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 378 (75.45%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (33.13%) MVC
3 140 (27.94%) Continuous Integration
4 99 (19.76%) Scrum
5 92 (18.36%) BDD
6 85 (16.97%) OO
7 84 (16.77%) SDLC
8 80 (15.97%) Unit Testing
9 73 (14.57%) Open Source
10 63 (12.57%) Software Engineering
11 50 (9.98%) Waterfall
12 43 (8.58%) Mentoring
13 39 (7.78%) Multithreading
14 33 (6.59%) Software Architecture
15 32 (6.39%) Web Application Development
16 30 (5.99%) OOD
17 28 (5.59%) OOP
17 28 (5.59%) UX Design
18 25 (4.99%) Project Management
19 23 (4.59%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 240 (47.90%) JavaScript
2 193 (38.52%) Java
3 186 (37.13%) C#
4 76 (15.17%) SQL
5 68 (13.57%) Python
6 47 (9.38%) PHP
7 42 (8.38%) C++
8 38 (7.58%) Ruby
9 19 (3.79%) C
10 16 (3.19%) VC++
11 14 (2.79%) Shell Script
12 12 (2.40%) PL/SQL
13 7 (1.40%) VB.NET
14 6 (1.20%) T-SQL
14 6 (1.20%) XQuery
14 6 (1.20%) Perl
15 5 (1.00%) XPath
16 4 (0.80%) Tcl
17 3 (0.60%) VB
17 3 (0.60%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 87 (17.37%) Degree
2 24 (4.79%) ISTQB
3 21 (4.19%) ISEB
4 13 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.80%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.40%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.20%) PMP
7 1 (0.20%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.39%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.20%) Firmware
1 1 (0.20%) Docker
1 1 (0.20%) LXC
Systems Management
1 10 (2.00%) Puppet
2 8 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.60%) Ansible
4 2 (0.40%) Iperf
4 2 (0.40%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.20%) SCCM
5 1 (0.20%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 76 (15.17%) Microsoft
2 64 (12.77%) Oracle
3 25 (4.99%) Sybase
4 14 (2.79%) Google
5 13 (2.59%) Apple
6 11 (2.20%) DevExpress
7 10 (2.00%) Sony
7 10 (2.00%) Facebook
7 10 (2.00%) Yahoo!
8 9 (1.80%) Xamarin
8 9 (1.80%) Informatica
9 6 (1.20%) Cognos
10 5 (1.00%) Telerik
11 4 (0.80%) Alterian
12 3 (0.60%) IBM
12 3 (0.60%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.40%) Atlassian
13 2 (0.40%) Sitecore
14 1 (0.20%) Terracotta
14 1 (0.20%) Hyland
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £42000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
JP Morgan Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
The People Network
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Edinburgh
Net Talent
Posted: 23 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
The People Network
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £52500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Peninsula
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + generous benefits package
Posted: 21 days ago