The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 26 30 59
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +29
Permanent jobs citing TDD 219 213 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.78% 6.89% 3.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.65% 7.71% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 100 118 87
Median salary £46,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £34,775 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
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
2533 2764 3288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.01% 89.39% 84.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1502 1734 2195
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,484 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing TDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 May 2016.

TDD Salary Histogram in Scotland

TDD
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +3 147 £47,500 +11.76% 19
Edinburgh -12 36 £45,000 +12.50% 10
Stirling +15 27 £47,500 +46.15%
Dundee -2 4 £39,000 -8.23% 1
West Lothian +4 3 - -
Renfrewshire +1 1 £35,000 +6.06% 1
South Lanarkshire - 1 £35,000 - 1
TDD
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TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing TDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for TDD.

1 387 (90.63%) Agile Software Development
2 267 (62.53%) Java
3 198 (46.37%) C#
4 180 (42.15%) BDD
5 162 (37.94%) Finance
6 148 (34.66%) .NET
7 147 (34.43%) JavaScript
7 147 (34.43%) Scrum
8 143 (33.49%) SQL
9 135 (31.62%) HTML
10 133 (31.15%) OO
11 125 (29.27%) SQL Server
12 120 (28.10%) CSS
13 118 (27.63%) Degree
14 117 (27.40%) Oracle
15 109 (25.53%) SDLC
16 101 (23.65%) Unix
17 97 (22.72%) Spring
18 88 (20.61%) XML
19 87 (20.37%) jQuery
20 85 (19.91%) Relational Database
21 83 (19.44%) AngularJS
21 83 (19.44%) Unit Testing
22 82 (19.20%) Continuous Integration
23 80 (18.74%) Analytical Skills
24 79 (18.50%) HTML5
25 76 (17.80%) Hibernate
26 74 (17.33%) Banking
26 74 (17.33%) Web Services
27 73 (17.10%) Software Engineering

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 47 (11.01%) Tomcat
2 41 (9.60%) Node.js
3 40 (9.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 29 (6.79%) JBoss
5 21 (4.92%) Oracle Coherence
6 16 (3.75%) CMS
7 14 (3.28%) Apache
8 12 (2.81%) MQSeries
9 10 (2.34%) Apache ServiceMix
10 9 (2.11%) IIS
11 7 (1.64%) Jetty
11 7 (1.64%) SAS
11 7 (1.64%) WebLogic
11 7 (1.64%) WebSphere
12 6 (1.41%) Umbraco
13 5 (1.17%) Apache Spark
14 4 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
15 3 (0.70%) GemFire
15 3 (0.70%) SharePoint
16 2 (0.47%) Moodle
Applications
1 23 (5.39%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.94%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 18 (4.22%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.47%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 30 (7.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (6.56%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (6.09%) IaaS
4 23 (5.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 23 (5.39%) Amazon EC2
4 23 (5.39%) Amazon S3
4 23 (5.39%) PaaS
5 2 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.47%) GitHub
6 1 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.17%) LDAP
2 4 (0.94%) HTTP
3 2 (0.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (29.27%) SQL Server
2 85 (19.91%) Relational Database
3 66 (15.46%) RDBMS
4 48 (11.24%) NoSQL
5 33 (7.73%) Oracle Database
6 27 (6.32%) PostgreSQL
7 16 (3.75%) MySQL
8 15 (3.51%) MarkLogic
9 14 (3.28%) BusinessObjects
10 13 (3.04%) Apache Cassandra
10 13 (3.04%) Sybase ASE
11 12 (2.81%) BigTable
11 12 (2.81%) Oracle Database 10g
11 12 (2.81%) Oracle Database 11g
11 12 (2.81%) SQL Server 2014
12 9 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (1.87%) Oracle Database 12c
14 6 (1.41%) Big Data
14 6 (1.41%) Hadoop
15 4 (0.94%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 66 (15.46%) Subversion
2 64 (14.99%) Maven
3 49 (11.48%) Git (software)
4 47 (11.01%) Eclipse
5 46 (10.77%) JIRA
6 28 (6.56%) FitNesse
6 28 (6.56%) Jenkins
7 27 (6.32%) JUnit
8 23 (5.39%) Cucumber
9 20 (4.68%) Selenium
9 20 (4.68%) Xcode
10 19 (4.45%) gulp
11 12 (2.81%) Team Foundation Server
12 10 (2.34%) JMeter
13 9 (2.11%) Visual Studio
14 8 (1.87%) Grunt
14 8 (1.87%) IntelliJ
14 8 (1.87%) TeamCity
15 6 (1.41%) Mockito
15 6 (1.41%) PowerBuilder
General
1 162 (37.94%) Finance
2 74 (17.33%) Banking
3 29 (6.79%) Investment Banking
4 13 (3.04%) Back Office
5 9 (2.11%) Financial Institution
5 9 (2.11%) Private Banking
5 9 (2.11%) Retail
6 8 (1.87%) Marketing
7 5 (1.17%) Corporate Banking
8 4 (0.94%) Legal
9 3 (0.70%) Automotive
10 2 (0.47%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.23%) Electronics
11 1 (0.23%) Front Office
11 1 (0.23%) Games
11 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 338 (79.16%) Developer
2 114 (26.70%) Java Developer
3 58 (13.58%) C# Developer
4 50 (11.71%) .NET Developer
5 44 (10.30%) Senior Developer
6 39 (9.13%) Software Engineer
7 37 (8.67%) Web Developer
8 34 (7.96%) Lead Developer
9 31 (7.26%) Software Developer
10 25 (5.85%) C# .NET Developer
11 24 (5.62%) Applications Developer
12 23 (5.39%) Lead Java Developer
13 21 (4.92%) Mobile Developer
14 20 (4.68%) ASP.NET Developer
14 20 (4.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 19 (4.45%) Python Developer
16 18 (4.22%) Agile Developer
16 18 (4.22%) C++ Developer
17 16 (3.75%) Analyst
18 14 (3.28%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (34.66%) .NET
2 135 (31.62%) HTML
3 120 (28.10%) CSS
4 97 (22.72%) Spring
5 88 (20.61%) XML
6 87 (20.37%) jQuery
7 83 (19.44%) AngularJS
8 79 (18.50%) HTML5
9 76 (17.80%) Hibernate
10 74 (17.33%) Web Services
11 67 (15.69%) CSS3
12 64 (14.99%) REST
13 61 (14.29%) RESTful
14 56 (13.11%) J2EE
14 56 (13.11%) JSON
15 55 (12.88%) Sass
16 53 (12.41%) ASP.NET
17 46 (10.77%) .NET Framework
18 34 (7.96%) ASP.NET MVC
19 32 (7.49%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 80 (18.74%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (11.24%) Computer Science
3 28 (6.56%) Derivative
4 25 (5.85%) Mobile App
5 24 (5.62%) Data Integration
5 24 (5.62%) Fixed Income
6 23 (5.39%) Hybrid Cloud
6 23 (5.39%) Visualisation
7 19 (4.45%) Management Information System
8 15 (3.51%) User Experience
9 13 (3.04%) Enterprise Software
9 13 (3.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 12 (2.81%) Market Risk
11 9 (2.11%) Mathematics
12 8 (1.87%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 7 (1.64%) Equity Derivative
14 5 (1.17%) Data Structures
14 5 (1.17%) PKI
15 4 (0.94%) Credit Risk
15 4 (0.94%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 101 (23.65%) Unix
2 70 (16.39%) Windows
3 60 (14.05%) Linux
4 33 (7.73%) Android
4 33 (7.73%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.17%) Mac OS X
6 3 (0.70%) AIX
6 3 (0.70%) Solaris
7 2 (0.47%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 387 (90.63%) Agile Software Development
2 180 (42.15%) BDD
3 147 (34.43%) Scrum
4 133 (31.15%) OO
5 109 (25.53%) SDLC
6 83 (19.44%) Unit Testing
7 82 (19.20%) Continuous Integration
8 73 (17.10%) Software Engineering
9 68 (15.93%) MVC
10 54 (12.65%) DevOps
11 48 (11.24%) Web Development
12 47 (11.01%) Analytics
13 45 (10.54%) Open Source
14 42 (9.84%) Service Delivery
15 41 (9.60%) Mentoring
16 39 (9.13%) Continuous Delivery
17 33 (7.73%) Multithreading
18 28 (6.56%) Asset Management
18 28 (6.56%) Kanban
18 28 (6.56%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 267 (62.53%) Java
2 198 (46.37%) C#
3 147 (34.43%) JavaScript
4 143 (33.49%) SQL
5 72 (16.86%) Python
6 58 (13.58%) Ruby
7 46 (10.77%) PL/SQL
8 44 (10.30%) C++
9 41 (9.60%) PHP
10 38 (8.90%) Shell Script
11 31 (7.26%) Groovy
12 27 (6.32%) Perl
13 20 (4.68%) Apple Swift
14 16 (3.75%) XQuery
15 12 (2.81%) XPath
16 11 (2.58%) Scala
17 10 (2.34%) T-SQL
18 8 (1.87%) Bash Shell
18 8 (1.87%) Objective-C
19 5 (1.17%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 118 (27.63%) Degree
2 7 (1.64%) PhD
3 4 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.70%) SLA
2 2 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 26 (6.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (5.39%) Kubernetes
1 23 (5.39%) Mesos
2 8 (1.87%) Rundeck
3 4 (0.94%) Puppet
4 3 (0.70%) Ansible
4 3 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.23%) Control-M
5 1 (0.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 117 (27.40%) Oracle
2 51 (11.94%) Microsoft
3 44 (10.30%) Sybase
4 40 (9.37%) Adobe
5 17 (3.98%) Cegedim Rx
6 14 (3.28%) Cognos
7 13 (3.04%) Red Hat
8 12 (2.81%) Atlassian
9 11 (2.58%) TIBCO
10 10 (2.34%) DevExpress
11 7 (1.64%) IBM
12 6 (1.41%) Sitecore
13 4 (0.94%) Caplin
14 3 (0.70%) Apple
14 3 (0.70%) Facebook
14 3 (0.70%) Google
14 3 (0.70%) Informatica
14 3 (0.70%) Sony
14 3 (0.70%) Yahoo!
14 3 (0.70%) Zend
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