The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 49 29 72
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +43
Permanent jobs citing TDD 166 213 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 4.10% 6.84% 2.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.18% 8.81% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 106 107 83
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £40,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3204 2419 2581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 79.11% 77.63% 73.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2090 1377 1902
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
TDD
UK

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -11 94 £40,000 - 8
Edinburgh -15 64 £39,500 +12.85% 6
Dundee -5 5 £40,000 +53.84% 2
Aberdeen +2 3 £37,500 -16.66%
Highlands +11 2 £41,250 -
Stirling - 2 - - 1
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
TDD
UK

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 153 (52.94%) JavaScript
2 143 (49.48%) Java
3 137 (47.40%) C#
4 126 (43.60%) HTML
5 120 (41.52%) Agile Software Development
6 119 (41.18%) CSS
7 115 (39.79%) .NET
8 96 (33.22%) SQL Server
9 87 (30.10%) Continuous Integration
10 86 (29.76%) MVC
11 83 (28.72%) OO
12 76 (26.30%) ASP.NET
13 68 (23.53%) Scrum
14 67 (23.18%) Linux
15 64 (22.15%) Relational Database
16 63 (21.80%) SQL
17 58 (20.07%) Spring
18 55 (19.03%) Oracle
18 55 (19.03%) XML
19 54 (18.69%) Hibernate
20 52 (17.99%) ASP.NET MVC
21 51 (17.65%) jQuery
21 51 (17.65%) Finance
22 44 (15.22%) Software Engineering
22 44 (15.22%) .NET Framework
22 44 (15.22%) HTML5
23 41 (14.19%) Unit Testing
24 40 (13.84%) BDD
24 40 (13.84%) Web Services
25 39 (13.49%) Ajax

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 24 (8.30%) Node.js
2 21 (7.27%) Drupal
2 21 (7.27%) SharePoint
3 19 (6.57%) Tomcat
4 18 (6.23%) Apache
5 16 (5.54%) CMS
5 16 (5.54%) SharePoint 2013
6 12 (4.15%) BizTalk Server
7 11 (3.81%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (2.08%) TeamSite
9 4 (1.38%) Umbraco
10 3 (1.04%) Adobe CQ
11 2 (0.69%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.69%) Lotus Domino
11 2 (0.69%) IIS
12 1 (0.35%) Apache Qpid
12 1 (0.35%) Jetty
12 1 (0.35%) ArcGIS
12 1 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (4.84%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.81%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.38%) IaaS
3 3 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.81%) HTTP
1 11 (3.81%) LDAP
2 4 (1.38%) Internet
2 4 (1.38%) Ethernet
3 2 (0.69%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.35%) GPRS
4 1 (0.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (33.22%) SQL Server
2 64 (22.15%) Relational Database
3 38 (13.15%) RDBMS
4 33 (11.42%) MySQL
5 21 (7.27%) Oracle Database
6 19 (6.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (5.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (4.15%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (3.81%) Oracle Database 11g
10 11 (3.81%) MongoDB
10 11 (3.81%) NoSQL
11 10 (3.46%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (1.38%) Sybase IQ
12 4 (1.38%) PerformancePoint
13 3 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (0.69%) VLDB
14 2 (0.69%) RavenDB
14 2 (0.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 38 (13.15%) Subversion
2 36 (12.46%) JUnit
2 36 (12.46%) Git (software)
3 27 (9.34%) Eclipse
4 21 (7.27%) Maven
5 20 (6.92%) NUnit
6 16 (5.54%) ClearCase
7 15 (5.19%) Cucumber
8 14 (4.84%) Mercurial
8 14 (4.84%) Selenium
9 13 (4.50%) Jasmine
10 12 (4.15%) Visual Studio
10 12 (4.15%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (4.15%) TestNG
11 10 (3.46%) Ant
12 9 (3.11%) RSpec
13 8 (2.77%) Hudson
14 7 (2.42%) EasyMock
14 7 (2.42%) Mockito
15 6 (2.08%) Mocha
General
1 51 (17.65%) Finance
2 10 (3.46%) Advertising
2 10 (3.46%) Front Office
3 9 (3.11%) Banking
3 9 (3.11%) Aerospace
3 9 (3.11%) Games
4 8 (2.77%) Marketing
5 5 (1.73%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.38%) Electronics
7 3 (1.04%) Local Government
7 3 (1.04%) Retail
7 3 (1.04%) Legal
8 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 245 (84.78%) Developer
2 68 (23.53%) Java Developer
3 50 (17.30%) Senior Developer
4 37 (12.80%) .NET Developer
5 26 (9.00%) Programmer
6 25 (8.65%) Software Developer
6 25 (8.65%) C# Developer
7 21 (7.27%) Software Engineer
8 20 (6.92%) Lead Developer
9 17 (5.88%) Web Developer
10 14 (4.84%) Java Programmer
10 14 (4.84%) Senior Java Developer
11 13 (4.50%) C# .NET Developer
12 11 (3.81%) Front-End Developer
12 11 (3.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 11 (3.81%) PHP Developer
13 10 (3.46%) Analyst
14 9 (3.11%) WPF Developer
14 9 (3.11%) Analyst Programmer
14 9 (3.11%) Front Office Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (43.60%) HTML
2 119 (41.18%) CSS
3 115 (39.79%) .NET
4 76 (26.30%) ASP.NET
5 58 (20.07%) Spring
6 55 (19.03%) XML
7 54 (18.69%) Hibernate
8 52 (17.99%) ASP.NET MVC
9 51 (17.65%) jQuery
10 44 (15.22%) .NET Framework
10 44 (15.22%) HTML5
11 40 (13.84%) Web Services
12 39 (13.49%) Ajax
13 34 (11.76%) CSS3
14 30 (10.38%) WCF
15 27 (9.34%) XSLT
16 26 (9.00%) WPF
17 23 (7.96%) JSF
17 23 (7.96%) J2EE
18 22 (7.61%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 39 (13.49%) Open Source
2 18 (6.23%) Derivative
2 18 (6.23%) Computer Science
3 14 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (3.81%) Mathematics
5 10 (3.46%) N-Tier
5 10 (3.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 9 (3.11%) Equity Derivative
7 8 (2.77%) Mobile App
8 7 (2.42%) iPhone
9 5 (1.73%) BBC
10 4 (1.38%) Informatics
10 4 (1.38%) Visualisation
10 4 (1.38%) Inversion of Control
10 4 (1.38%) CUDA
11 3 (1.04%) Health Informatics
11 3 (1.04%) iPad
11 3 (1.04%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.04%) W3C
11 3 (1.04%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 67 (23.18%) Linux
2 34 (11.76%) UNIX
3 32 (11.07%) Windows
4 12 (4.15%) Android
5 8 (2.77%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.08%) Mac OS X
7 5 (1.73%) AIX
7 5 (1.73%) Solaris
8 3 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.35%) VMS
9 1 (0.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (41.52%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (30.10%) Continuous Integration
3 86 (29.76%) MVC
4 83 (28.72%) OO
5 68 (23.53%) Scrum
6 44 (15.22%) Software Engineering
7 41 (14.19%) Unit Testing
8 40 (13.84%) BDD
9 33 (11.42%) OOP
10 32 (11.07%) Web Development
11 26 (9.00%) Pair Programming
12 23 (7.96%) SOA
13 19 (6.57%) Multithreading
13 19 (6.57%) Kanban
14 18 (6.23%) Workflow
14 18 (6.23%) OOD
15 17 (5.88%) BPMN
16 16 (5.54%) Dependency Injection
16 16 (5.54%) Refactoring
17 15 (5.19%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 153 (52.94%) JavaScript
2 143 (49.48%) Java
3 137 (47.40%) C#
4 63 (21.80%) SQL
5 37 (12.80%) C++
6 35 (12.11%) PHP
7 29 (10.03%) Python
8 27 (9.34%) Ruby
9 16 (5.54%) T-SQL
10 15 (5.19%) VB
11 14 (4.84%) VB6
11 14 (4.84%) VC++
12 13 (4.50%) VB.NET
13 6 (2.08%) Scala
13 6 (2.08%) CoffeeScript
14 5 (1.73%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.73%) C
15 4 (1.38%) Objective-C
15 4 (1.38%) VBScript
15 4 (1.38%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 29 (10.03%) Degree
2 6 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.04%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.35%) ISEB
4 1 (0.35%) MCP
4 1 (0.35%) MCAD
4 1 (0.35%) MCSD
4 1 (0.35%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.35%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.08%) QA
2 3 (1.04%) HL7
3 1 (0.35%) SLA
3 1 (0.35%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 5 (1.73%) Capistrano
2 4 (1.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 55 (19.03%) Oracle
2 37 (12.80%) JBoss
3 34 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 22 (7.61%) Sybase
5 16 (5.54%) Google
6 9 (3.11%) Facebook
7 7 (2.42%) Twitter
7 7 (2.42%) Zend
8 6 (2.08%) HP
9 4 (1.38%) TIBCO
10 3 (1.04%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.04%) Adobe
11 2 (0.69%) Yahoo!
11 2 (0.69%) Sony
11 2 (0.69%) Apple
11 2 (0.69%) Lotus
12 1 (0.35%) OpenLink
12 1 (0.35%) Telerik
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