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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 30 26 54
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +28
Permanent jobs citing TDD 202 247 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 6.77% 8.10% 4.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.58% 9.29% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 118 174 91
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
2665 2660 2763
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.37% 87.21% 84.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1702 1702 1798
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(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 -4 124 £45,000 - 18
Edinburgh -31 39 £42,500 +6.25% 8
Dundee +8 25 £37,500 -
Stirling +12 7 £47,500 - 1
West Lothian +5 1 £40,000 -
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
Renfrewshire - 1 £42,500 -
TDD
UK

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 361 (84.15%) Agile Software Development
2 206 (48.02%) C#
3 197 (45.92%) Java
4 178 (41.49%) JavaScript
5 164 (38.23%) .NET
6 147 (34.27%) HTML
7 146 (34.03%) Scrum
8 143 (33.33%) SQL
9 141 (32.87%) MVC
10 122 (28.44%) SQL Server
11 120 (27.97%) CSS
12 118 (27.51%) Finance
13 113 (26.34%) ASP.NET
13 113 (26.34%) OO
13 113 (26.34%) AngularJS
14 106 (24.71%) BDD
15 101 (23.54%) Oracle
15 101 (23.54%) Spring
16 90 (20.98%) Python
17 85 (19.81%) ASP.NET MVC
18 80 (18.65%) Relational Database
18 80 (18.65%) XML
19 79 (18.41%) Hibernate
20 74 (17.25%) Continuous Integration
21 72 (16.78%) Degree
22 71 (16.55%) RESTful
23 67 (15.62%) Git (software)
24 64 (14.92%) Unit Testing
25 63 (14.69%) Maven
26 62 (14.45%) Web Services

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 48 (11.19%) Tomcat
2 46 (10.72%) JBoss
3 33 (7.69%) Node.js
4 24 (5.59%) Oracle Coherence
5 20 (4.66%) IIS
6 16 (3.73%) CMS
7 12 (2.80%) Apache
7 12 (2.80%) Umbraco
8 11 (2.56%) MQSeries
9 10 (2.33%) Apache ServiceMix
10 9 (2.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 8 (1.86%) SharePoint
12 7 (1.63%) Jetty
12 7 (1.63%) WebLogic
13 5 (1.17%) Apache Spark
14 4 (0.93%) GemFire
14 4 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (0.93%) WebSphere
15 3 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
16 2 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 28 (6.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (4.66%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.47%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.40%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (1.17%) IaaS
5 3 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.47%) GitHub
6 2 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.47%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.86%) HTTP
2 3 (0.70%) Wireless
3 2 (0.47%) Firewall
3 2 (0.47%) Intranet
3 2 (0.47%) WAN
4 1 (0.23%) DHCP
4 1 (0.23%) DLNA
4 1 (0.23%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.23%) ICMP
4 1 (0.23%) SNMP
4 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (28.44%) SQL Server
2 80 (18.65%) Relational Database
3 44 (10.26%) Oracle Database
3 44 (10.26%) RDBMS
4 33 (7.69%) NoSQL
5 25 (5.83%) PostgreSQL
6 23 (5.36%) Oracle Database 10g
6 23 (5.36%) Oracle Database 11g
7 19 (4.43%) SQL Server 2014
8 18 (4.20%) Big Data
9 15 (3.50%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (3.26%) Apache Cassandra
10 14 (3.26%) Crystal Reports
10 14 (3.26%) Oracle Reports
11 11 (2.56%) BigTable
12 8 (1.86%) Oracle Database 12c
13 7 (1.63%) Hadoop
14 6 (1.40%) TKPROF
15 5 (1.17%) MarkLogic
15 5 (1.17%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 67 (15.62%) Git (software)
2 63 (14.69%) Maven
3 49 (11.42%) Subversion
4 44 (10.26%) JIRA
5 33 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
6 32 (7.46%) FitNesse
7 31 (7.23%) Jenkins
8 30 (6.99%) JUnit
9 22 (5.13%) Cucumber
10 18 (4.20%) Visual Studio
11 16 (3.73%) NUnit
12 14 (3.26%) Eclipse
13 13 (3.03%) gulp
14 12 (2.80%) Selenium
15 11 (2.56%) TeamCity
16 8 (1.86%) Ant
17 7 (1.63%) EasyMock
17 7 (1.63%) Gradle
17 7 (1.63%) Grunt
17 7 (1.63%) Xcode
General
1 118 (27.51%) Finance
2 54 (12.59%) Banking
3 27 (6.29%) Games
3 27 (6.29%) Telecoms
4 22 (5.13%) Financial Institution
5 11 (2.56%) Back Office
6 9 (2.10%) Investment Banking
7 4 (0.93%) Corporate Banking
8 3 (0.70%) Legal
8 3 (0.70%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.47%) Automotive
9 2 (0.47%) Electronics
10 1 (0.23%) Marketing
10 1 (0.23%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 328 (76.46%) Developer
2 90 (20.98%) Java Developer
3 60 (13.99%) C# Developer
4 57 (13.29%) .NET Developer
5 56 (13.05%) Senior Developer
6 39 (9.09%) Software Engineer
7 37 (8.62%) Lead Developer
7 37 (8.62%) Python Developer
8 31 (7.23%) Software Developer
9 29 (6.76%) Lead Java Developer
10 28 (6.53%) Web Developer
11 26 (6.06%) C++ Developer
12 24 (5.59%) ASP.NET Developer
13 23 (5.36%) C# .NET Developer
14 21 (4.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 19 (4.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 19 (4.43%) JavaScript Developer
16 16 (3.73%) Analyst
16 16 (3.73%) Applications Developer
16 16 (3.73%) Social Media Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (38.23%) .NET
2 147 (34.27%) HTML
3 120 (27.97%) CSS
4 113 (26.34%) AngularJS
4 113 (26.34%) ASP.NET
5 101 (23.54%) Spring
6 85 (19.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 80 (18.65%) XML
8 79 (18.41%) Hibernate
9 71 (16.55%) RESTful
10 62 (14.45%) jQuery
10 62 (14.45%) Web Services
11 48 (11.19%) J2EE
12 47 (10.96%) HTML5
13 41 (9.56%) .NET Framework
13 41 (9.56%) REST
14 38 (8.86%) Entity Framework
15 36 (8.39%) ASP.NET Web API
15 36 (8.39%) NHibernate
16 34 (7.93%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 52 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (8.62%) Computer Science
3 31 (7.23%) User Experience
4 18 (4.20%) Derivative
4 18 (4.20%) Mathematics
5 17 (3.96%) Social Media
6 16 (3.73%) BBC
7 13 (3.03%) Mobile App
7 13 (3.03%) Physics
8 11 (2.56%) Fixed Income
8 11 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 11 (2.56%) Market Risk
9 8 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.63%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 7 (1.63%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.17%) Embedded Systems
12 4 (0.93%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.93%) Linked Data
12 4 (0.93%) Reference Data
13 3 (0.70%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 57 (13.29%) Unix
2 56 (13.05%) Linux
3 38 (8.86%) Windows
4 24 (5.59%) Android
5 21 (4.90%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.47%) CentOS
6 2 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.47%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.47%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.23%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 361 (84.15%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (34.03%) Scrum
3 141 (32.87%) MVC
4 113 (26.34%) OO
5 106 (24.71%) BDD
6 74 (17.25%) Continuous Integration
7 64 (14.92%) Unit Testing
8 62 (14.45%) SDLC
9 54 (12.59%) Open Source
10 47 (10.96%) Mentoring
11 45 (10.49%) Software Engineering
12 36 (8.39%) Multithreading
13 33 (7.69%) Automated Testing
14 25 (5.83%) SOLID
14 25 (5.83%) Web Development
15 19 (4.43%) Kanban
15 19 (4.43%) Mobile Development
15 19 (4.43%) Pair Programming
15 19 (4.43%) Waterfall
15 19 (4.43%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 206 (48.02%) C#
2 197 (45.92%) Java
3 178 (41.49%) JavaScript
4 143 (33.33%) SQL
5 90 (20.98%) Python
6 61 (14.22%) Ruby
7 54 (12.59%) PL/SQL
8 51 (11.89%) C++
9 31 (7.23%) Shell Script
10 24 (5.59%) PHP
11 20 (4.66%) Groovy
12 17 (3.96%) Perl
13 16 (3.73%) Embedded C++
14 12 (2.80%) T-SQL
15 11 (2.56%) XPath
16 9 (2.10%) Objective-C
17 8 (1.86%) CoffeeScript
17 8 (1.86%) XQuery
18 7 (1.63%) Bash Shell
18 7 (1.63%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 72 (16.78%) Degree
2 19 (4.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (0.93%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.23%) ISEB
4 1 (0.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.13%) QA
2 13 (3.03%) SLA
3 7 (1.63%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (0.47%) LXC
2 1 (0.23%) Firmware
2 1 (0.23%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (0.93%) Ansible
1 4 (0.93%) Puppet
2 2 (0.47%) Capistrano
2 2 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.47%) Packer
2 2 (0.47%) SCCM
3 1 (0.23%) Iperf
Vendors
1 101 (23.54%) Oracle
2 61 (14.22%) Microsoft
3 23 (5.36%) Sybase
4 20 (4.66%) Google
5 19 (4.43%) Facebook
6 17 (3.96%) Apple
6 17 (3.96%) Cegedim Rx
7 16 (3.73%) Sony
7 16 (3.73%) Yahoo!
8 14 (3.26%) Red Hat
9 10 (2.33%) DevExpress
10 9 (2.10%) Adobe
11 7 (1.63%) Atlassian
11 7 (1.63%) Informatica
12 5 (1.17%) Cognos
12 5 (1.17%) IBM
13 4 (0.93%) Caplin
13 4 (0.93%) Terracotta
14 3 (0.70%) Sitecore
14 3 (0.70%) Twitter
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