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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 25 54 31
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -23
Permanent jobs citing TDD 264 160 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 8.28% 4.30% 6.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.43% 5.11% 7.95%
Number of salaries quoted 142 107 139
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.24% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
2799 3134 2604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 87.80% 84.29% 80.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1776 2101 1694
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +24 139 £42,500 +6.25% 21
Edinburgh +4 78 £40,000 - 17
Dundee +18 23 £42,500 +11.84% 4
Stirling - 19 £30,250 -
Aberdeen +27 2 £57,500 -
North Lanarkshire +4 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 £35,000 - 1
Moray - 1 - -
TDD
UK

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 409 (79.73%) Agile Software Development
2 257 (50.10%) JavaScript
3 200 (38.99%) C#
4 198 (38.60%) .NET
5 194 (37.82%) HTML
5 194 (37.82%) Java
6 185 (36.06%) MVC
7 154 (30.02%) SQL Server
8 150 (29.24%) Continuous Integration
9 149 (29.04%) Relational Database
10 143 (27.88%) ASP.NET
11 137 (26.71%) Finance
12 135 (26.32%) CSS
13 132 (25.73%) Linux
14 108 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
15 104 (20.27%) Scrum
15 104 (20.27%) Degree
16 103 (20.08%) Spring
17 99 (19.30%) Banking
18 93 (18.13%) SQL
19 87 (16.96%) SDLC
20 86 (16.76%) Python
21 83 (16.18%) Unit Testing
22 82 (15.98%) Open Source
22 82 (15.98%) Telecoms
23 81 (15.79%) AngularJS
24 77 (15.01%) jQuery
24 77 (15.01%) Hibernate
24 77 (15.01%) NHibernate
24 77 (15.01%) Microsoft

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 40 (7.80%) Node.js
2 27 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 26 (5.07%) Tomcat
4 20 (3.90%) JBoss
5 18 (3.51%) Apache
6 12 (2.34%) SharePoint 2010
7 10 (1.95%) Umbraco
7 10 (1.95%) Mule
8 8 (1.56%) CMS
9 6 (1.17%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.97%) IIS
10 5 (0.97%) Mule ESB
11 3 (0.58%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.58%) Drupal
12 2 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.19%) nginx
13 1 (0.19%) Moodle
13 1 (0.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 1 (0.19%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 45 (8.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.39%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.39%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (0.97%) Magento
2 3 (0.58%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 38 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (5.65%) Amazon EC2
3 22 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (2.14%) Office 365
5 3 (0.58%) GitHub
5 3 (0.58%) OpenShift
5 3 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.39%) IaaS
7 1 (0.19%) Trello
7 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.51%) Ethernet
2 3 (0.58%) HTTP
2 3 (0.58%) LDAP
2 3 (0.58%) Firewall
3 2 (0.39%) Wireless
3 2 (0.39%) DHCP
3 2 (0.39%) SNMP
3 2 (0.39%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.39%) Intranet
3 2 (0.39%) Wireshark
3 2 (0.39%) DLNA
3 2 (0.39%) ICMP
4 1 (0.19%) Internet
4 1 (0.19%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (30.02%) SQL Server
2 149 (29.04%) Relational Database
3 47 (9.16%) MySQL
4 39 (7.60%) RDBMS
5 38 (7.41%) NoSQL
6 24 (4.68%) MongoDB
7 20 (3.90%) Oracle Database
8 19 (3.70%) Big Data
9 15 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (2.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 14 (2.73%) PostgreSQL
11 12 (2.34%) RavenDB
12 11 (2.14%) Apache Cassandra
13 8 (1.56%) OLAP
14 7 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
15 6 (1.17%) Oracle Database 10g
15 6 (1.17%) DataStage
15 6 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
15 6 (1.17%) Hadoop
16 5 (0.97%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 75 (14.62%) Git (software)
2 58 (11.31%) Maven
3 46 (8.97%) Subversion
4 38 (7.41%) JUnit
4 38 (7.41%) Jenkins
5 35 (6.82%) Selenium
6 29 (5.65%) Ant
7 26 (5.07%) Visual Studio
8 25 (4.87%) Eclipse
9 18 (3.51%) Mockito
10 17 (3.31%) TeamCity
11 13 (2.53%) Cucumber
11 13 (2.53%) Gradle
12 11 (2.14%) TestNG
13 10 (1.95%) IntelliJ
13 10 (1.95%) Jasmine
14 8 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
15 6 (1.17%) EasyMock
16 5 (0.97%) WebDriver
16 5 (0.97%) NUnit
General
1 137 (26.71%) Finance
2 99 (19.30%) Banking
3 82 (15.98%) Telecoms
4 70 (13.65%) Games
5 18 (3.51%) Electronics
6 16 (3.12%) Investment Banking
7 9 (1.75%) Marketing
8 7 (1.36%) Financial Institution
8 7 (1.36%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.39%) Front Office
9 2 (0.39%) Retail
10 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 336 (65.50%) Developer
2 113 (22.03%) Java Developer
3 89 (17.35%) Senior Developer
4 57 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 55 (10.72%) Software Engineer
6 40 (7.80%) Software Developer
7 32 (6.24%) Python Developer
8 24 (4.68%) Web Developer
9 22 (4.29%) QA Engineer
9 22 (4.29%) Senior Java Developer
10 19 (3.70%) Architect
11 16 (3.12%) C# Developer
11 16 (3.12%) Senior Software Developer
12 14 (2.73%) Senior Software Engineer
12 14 (2.73%) C# .NET Developer
13 12 (2.34%) Front-End Developer
13 12 (2.34%) Applications Developer
13 12 (2.34%) Lead Developer
14 11 (2.14%) Test Architect
15 8 (1.56%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (38.60%) .NET
2 194 (37.82%) HTML
3 143 (27.88%) ASP.NET
4 135 (26.32%) CSS
5 108 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
6 103 (20.08%) Spring
7 81 (15.79%) AngularJS
8 77 (15.01%) Hibernate
8 77 (15.01%) NHibernate
8 77 (15.01%) jQuery
9 71 (13.84%) RESTful
10 70 (13.65%) HTML5
11 67 (13.06%) Spring.NET
11 67 (13.06%) .NET Framework
12 60 (11.70%) Web Services
13 56 (10.92%) Castle Windsor
14 49 (9.55%) WCF
15 46 (8.97%) Entity Framework
16 39 (7.60%) LESS
17 36 (7.02%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 62 (12.09%) Computer Science
2 46 (8.97%) User Experience
3 35 (6.82%) Mathematics
4 23 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
5 20 (3.90%) Mobile App
6 18 (3.51%) Visualisation
7 13 (2.53%) CUDA
7 13 (2.53%) Social Media
7 13 (2.53%) BBC
8 12 (2.34%) Physics
9 9 (1.75%) Data Integration
10 7 (1.36%) Embedded Systems
11 5 (0.97%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.78%) N-Tier
12 4 (0.78%) Semantic Web
13 3 (0.58%) Inversion of Control
13 3 (0.58%) Xbox
13 3 (0.58%) Cryptography
14 2 (0.39%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 132 (25.73%) Linux
2 51 (9.94%) UNIX
3 38 (7.41%) Windows
4 17 (3.31%) Android
5 12 (2.34%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.58%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.58%) CentOS
6 3 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.39%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.39%) Windows 2000
7 2 (0.39%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.39%) Windows Vista
7 2 (0.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 409 (79.73%) Agile Software Development
2 185 (36.06%) MVC
3 150 (29.24%) Continuous Integration
4 104 (20.27%) Scrum
5 87 (16.96%) SDLC
6 83 (16.18%) Unit Testing
7 82 (15.98%) Open Source
8 73 (14.23%) OO
9 68 (13.26%) Software Engineering
10 64 (12.48%) BDD
11 45 (8.77%) Waterfall
12 42 (8.19%) Multithreading
13 37 (7.21%) UX Design
14 36 (7.02%) Mentoring
15 35 (6.82%) Web Application Development
16 34 (6.63%) Software Architecture
17 31 (6.04%) OOP
18 29 (5.65%) Dependency Injection
19 26 (5.07%) AOP
20 24 (4.68%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 257 (50.10%) JavaScript
2 200 (38.99%) C#
3 194 (37.82%) Java
4 93 (18.13%) SQL
5 86 (16.76%) Python
6 56 (10.92%) PHP
7 48 (9.36%) Ruby
8 35 (6.82%) C++
9 18 (3.51%) C
9 18 (3.51%) VC++
10 17 (3.31%) PL/SQL
11 15 (2.92%) T-SQL
11 15 (2.92%) VB.NET
12 12 (2.34%) VB
12 12 (2.34%) VB6
13 9 (1.75%) Shell Script
14 7 (1.36%) XPath
15 6 (1.17%) Scala
15 6 (1.17%) Clojure
16 4 (0.78%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 104 (20.27%) Degree
2 19 (3.70%) ISTQB
3 16 (3.12%) ISEB
4 4 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.39%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.19%) PMP
6 1 (0.19%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (7.02%) QA
System Software
1 4 (0.78%) Docker
2 3 (0.58%) LXC
Systems Management
1 19 (3.70%) Puppet
2 12 (2.34%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.36%) Vagrant
4 5 (0.97%) Capistrano
4 5 (0.97%) Ansible
5 2 (0.39%) Iperf
6 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 77 (15.01%) Microsoft
2 60 (11.70%) Oracle
3 20 (3.90%) Sybase
4 18 (3.51%) Apple
4 18 (3.51%) Google
5 13 (2.53%) Yahoo!
5 13 (2.53%) Facebook
5 13 (2.53%) Sony
6 8 (1.56%) DevExpress
7 7 (1.36%) Informatica
8 6 (1.17%) IBM
8 6 (1.17%) Xamarin
9 4 (0.78%) Talend
9 4 (0.78%) Business Objects
9 4 (0.78%) Cognos
9 4 (0.78%) Telerik
10 2 (0.39%) Alterian
10 2 (0.39%) Hyland
10 2 (0.39%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.39%) HP
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