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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 28 57 48
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -9
Permanent jobs citing TDD 230 117 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.46% 3.57% 4.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.75% 4.41% 5.54%
Number of salaries quoted 156 66 87
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,400 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
2628 2652 2457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 85.21% 81.00% 79.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1744 1685 1702
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 2014. 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 +29 132 £42,500 -8.10% 17
Edinburgh +21 80 £40,000 - 11
Aberdeen +10 4 £47,500 -
Stirling -3 4 £50,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 2 £31,250 -
South Lanarkshire - 2 £37,500 -
Midlothian - 1 £45,000 - 1
TDD
UK

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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.

1 323 (76.90%) Agile Software Development
2 222 (52.86%) JavaScript
3 207 (49.29%) .NET
4 190 (45.24%) C#
5 161 (38.33%) HTML
5 161 (38.33%) SQL Server
5 161 (38.33%) MVC
6 157 (37.38%) Java
7 152 (36.19%) CSS
8 133 (31.67%) ASP.NET
9 127 (30.24%) Relational Database
10 121 (28.81%) Continuous Integration
11 118 (28.10%) Scrum
12 116 (27.62%) jQuery
13 104 (24.76%) ASP.NET MVC
13 104 (24.76%) OO
14 101 (24.05%) Oracle
15 99 (23.57%) SQL
16 90 (21.43%) Finance
17 76 (18.10%) Degree
18 74 (17.62%) BDD
19 70 (16.67%) .NET Framework
19 70 (16.67%) WCF
20 69 (16.43%) Spring
21 66 (15.71%) Linux
22 64 (15.24%) Software Engineering
23 62 (14.76%) Web Services
24 60 (14.29%) RDBMS
25 57 (13.57%) Python
26 56 (13.33%) Subversion

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 30 (7.14%) Node.js
3 27 (6.43%) Drupal
4 21 (5.00%) CMS
5 17 (4.05%) JBoss
6 16 (3.81%) SharePoint
7 14 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
8 13 (3.10%) NServiceBus
8 13 (3.10%) Apache
9 10 (2.38%) Umbraco
10 4 (0.95%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.71%) Liferay
11 3 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.48%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.24%) IIS
13 1 (0.24%) TeamSite
13 1 (0.24%) MQSeries
13 1 (0.24%) TIBCO EMS
13 1 (0.24%) Oracle Coherence
13 1 (0.24%) Mule
Applications
1 36 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.81%) InfoPath
3 3 (0.71%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.24%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 22 (5.24%) Amazon EC2
2 17 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (3.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.95%) SaaS
5 2 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.81%) Ethernet
2 7 (1.67%) Internet
3 6 (1.43%) Intranet
4 5 (1.19%) PuTTY
5 4 (0.95%) HTTP
6 2 (0.48%) SAN
6 2 (0.48%) NAS
7 1 (0.24%) GPRS
7 1 (0.24%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (38.33%) SQL Server
2 127 (30.24%) Relational Database
3 60 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 38 (9.05%) Oracle Database
5 37 (8.81%) MySQL
6 33 (7.86%) NoSQL
7 29 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
8 22 (5.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 17 (4.05%) MongoDB
10 14 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 12 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
11 12 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
12 11 (2.62%) Hadoop
13 10 (2.38%) PerformancePoint
14 6 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
15 5 (1.19%) Datomic
16 4 (0.95%) RavenDB
16 4 (0.95%) DataStage
16 4 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 56 (13.33%) Subversion
2 49 (11.67%) Git (software)
3 48 (11.43%) Visual Studio
4 38 (9.05%) JUnit
5 32 (7.62%) Cucumber
6 24 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
7 23 (5.48%) Selenium
7 23 (5.48%) Maven
8 15 (3.57%) Jenkins
9 14 (3.33%) Jasmine
9 14 (3.33%) JIRA
9 14 (3.33%) EasyMock
10 13 (3.10%) RSpec
10 13 (3.10%) SpecFlow
11 11 (2.62%) NUnit
12 10 (2.38%) Moq
13 9 (2.14%) TeamCity
13 9 (2.14%) Eclipse
13 9 (2.14%) NCrunch
14 8 (1.90%) Oracle Forms
General
1 90 (21.43%) Finance
2 41 (9.76%) Banking
3 38 (9.05%) Games
4 20 (4.76%) Front Office
4 20 (4.76%) Investment Banking
5 19 (4.52%) Telecoms
6 16 (3.81%) Electronics
7 8 (1.90%) Retail
8 7 (1.67%) Marketing
9 4 (0.95%) Private Banking
10 2 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.48%) Automotive
11 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.24%) Back Office
11 1 (0.24%) German Language
11 1 (0.24%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.24%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 297 (70.71%) Developer
2 84 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 64 (15.24%) Senior Developer
4 61 (14.52%) .NET Developer
5 41 (9.76%) Software Engineer
6 37 (8.81%) C# Developer
7 31 (7.38%) Web Developer
8 28 (6.67%) Software Developer
9 26 (6.19%) Python Developer
10 25 (5.95%) C# .NET Developer
11 22 (5.24%) Programmer
12 21 (5.00%) Analyst
13 17 (4.05%) Analyst Programmer
14 16 (3.81%) Senior Java Developer
15 15 (3.57%) Senior .NET Developer
15 15 (3.57%) Lead Developer
15 15 (3.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 13 (3.10%) Senior Web Developer
16 13 (3.10%) QA Engineer
16 13 (3.10%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 207 (49.29%) .NET
2 161 (38.33%) HTML
3 152 (36.19%) CSS
4 133 (31.67%) ASP.NET
5 116 (27.62%) jQuery
6 104 (24.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 70 (16.67%) .NET Framework
7 70 (16.67%) WCF
8 69 (16.43%) Spring
9 62 (14.76%) Web Services
10 49 (11.67%) NHibernate
11 45 (10.71%) Hibernate
11 45 (10.71%) AngularJS
12 37 (8.81%) WPF
13 33 (7.86%) HTML5
14 31 (7.38%) RESTful
15 30 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 30 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 29 (6.90%) REST
17 28 (6.67%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 46 (10.95%) Computer Science
2 33 (7.86%) Enterprise Software
3 22 (5.24%) User Experience
3 22 (5.24%) Mobile App
4 20 (4.76%) Mathematics
5 19 (4.52%) Open Source
6 18 (4.29%) Social Media
7 17 (4.05%) BBC
8 16 (3.81%) CUDA
8 16 (3.81%) Visualisation
9 11 (2.62%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (2.38%) N-Tier
11 9 (2.14%) iPad
12 7 (1.67%) Xbox
13 5 (1.19%) iPhone
13 5 (1.19%) Semantic Web
14 4 (0.95%) Cryptography
14 4 (0.95%) Derivative
14 4 (0.95%) Management Information System
15 2 (0.48%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 66 (15.71%) Linux
2 49 (11.67%) Windows
3 37 (8.81%) UNIX
4 13 (3.10%) Android
5 4 (0.95%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.48%) AIX
6 2 (0.48%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 323 (76.90%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (38.33%) MVC
3 121 (28.81%) Continuous Integration
4 118 (28.10%) Scrum
5 104 (24.76%) OO
6 74 (17.62%) BDD
7 64 (15.24%) Software Engineering
8 50 (11.90%) Unit Testing
9 49 (11.67%) Dependency Injection
9 49 (11.67%) OOP
10 48 (11.43%) OOD
11 31 (7.38%) Analytics
12 30 (7.14%) E-Commerce
13 29 (6.90%) Waterfall
14 26 (6.19%) Coaching
15 24 (5.71%) Multithreading
16 23 (5.48%) AOP
16 23 (5.48%) Pair Programming
16 23 (5.48%) Web Application Development
17 19 (4.52%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 222 (52.86%) JavaScript
2 190 (45.24%) C#
3 157 (37.38%) Java
4 99 (23.57%) SQL
5 57 (13.57%) Python
6 47 (11.19%) PHP
7 41 (9.76%) Ruby
8 31 (7.38%) C++
9 19 (4.52%) C
10 17 (4.05%) VB.NET
11 16 (3.81%) VC++
12 14 (3.33%) VB
12 14 (3.33%) VB6
13 13 (3.10%) CoffeeScript
13 13 (3.10%) T-SQL
14 10 (2.38%) F#
15 9 (2.14%) PHP5
16 6 (1.43%) Clojure
17 4 (0.95%) Scala
17 4 (0.95%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 76 (18.10%) Degree
2 6 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.24%) MCTS
3 1 (0.24%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.24%) MCAD
3 1 (0.24%) PhD
3 1 (0.24%) ISEB
3 1 (0.24%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.19%) QA
2 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.48%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.24%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (1.67%) Puppet
1 7 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.48%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.24%) Ansible
4 1 (0.24%) MOM
Vendors
1 101 (24.05%) Oracle
2 49 (11.67%) Microsoft
3 28 (6.67%) Google
4 21 (5.00%) IBM
5 20 (4.76%) Sybase
6 19 (4.52%) Apple
7 18 (4.29%) Facebook
8 17 (4.05%) Twitter
9 16 (3.81%) Yahoo!
9 16 (3.81%) Sony
10 5 (1.19%) Alterian
11 4 (0.95%) Zend
12 3 (0.71%) Informatica
13 2 (0.48%) Telerik
13 2 (0.48%) Adobe
14 1 (0.24%) Sun
14 1 (0.24%) HP
14 1 (0.24%) Business Objects
14 1 (0.24%) Cognos
14 1 (0.24%) Hyland
Edinburgh
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Glasgow
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + superb beneifts
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + multiple
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + superb beneifts
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Front Page
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Midlothian
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago