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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 30 21 43
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +22
Permanent jobs citing TDD 170 275 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 6.82% 8.31% 5.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.61% 9.12% 6.05%
Number of salaries quoted 91 139 120
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £55,000 £50,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
2235 3014 3109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.72% 91.06% 85.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1387 1897 1996
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 -7 99 £40,000 -5.88% 13
Edinburgh +1 53 £45,000 +12.50% 12
Stirling +6 5 £47,500 +69.64%
West Lothian +2 4 £40,000 -15.78% 1
South Lanarkshire - 4 £33,750 - 3
Aberdeen +4 2 £50,000 -9.09%
Dundee +4 2 £41,250 -4.06% 1
TDD
UK

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 336 (84.85%) Agile Software Development
2 201 (50.76%) Java
3 186 (46.97%) C#
4 185 (46.72%) BDD
5 167 (42.17%) Finance
6 161 (40.66%) .NET
7 149 (37.63%) JavaScript
8 144 (36.36%) Scrum
9 135 (34.09%) SQL Server
10 132 (33.33%) HTML
11 127 (32.07%) Degree
12 114 (28.79%) CSS
13 103 (26.01%) Oracle
14 97 (24.49%) Continuous Integration
15 96 (24.24%) jQuery
16 92 (23.23%) AngularJS
17 91 (22.98%) MVC
18 90 (22.73%) SDLC
19 89 (22.47%) SQL
20 84 (21.21%) Relational Database
21 81 (20.45%) .NET Framework
22 79 (19.95%) Software Engineering
22 79 (19.95%) OO
23 77 (19.44%) DevOps
24 73 (18.43%) ASP.NET
25 68 (17.17%) HTML5
26 63 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
27 60 (15.15%) RDBMS
28 57 (14.39%) Windows
28 57 (14.39%) CSS3

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 27 (6.82%) Tomcat
2 20 (5.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 16 (4.04%) IIS
4 13 (3.28%) Apache
4 13 (3.28%) CMS
5 8 (2.02%) Apache Qpid
6 6 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (1.52%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.01%) Moodle
7 4 (1.01%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.76%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.76%) JBoss
9 2 (0.51%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.25%) Confluence
10 1 (0.25%) Drupal
10 1 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 26 (6.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 42 (10.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (10.10%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (8.33%) IaaS
4 32 (8.08%) Amazon EC2
4 32 (8.08%) Amazon S3
5 31 (7.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 30 (7.58%) PaaS
7 2 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.26%) LDAP
2 1 (0.25%) Broadband
2 1 (0.25%) DVB
2 1 (0.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (34.09%) SQL Server
2 84 (21.21%) Relational Database
3 60 (15.15%) RDBMS
4 49 (12.37%) NoSQL
5 18 (4.55%) MySQL
6 17 (4.29%) SQL Server 2014
7 14 (3.54%) Oracle Database
8 13 (3.28%) Big Data
9 12 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
9 12 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
9 12 (3.03%) Oracle Database 12c
10 7 (1.77%) Hadoop
10 7 (1.77%) MongoDB
11 6 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (1.26%) TKPROF
13 4 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
13 4 (1.01%) DB2
13 4 (1.01%) MarkLogic
13 4 (1.01%) Sybase ASE
14 3 (0.76%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 49 (12.37%) Git (software)
2 40 (10.10%) Subversion
3 33 (8.33%) Eclipse
4 18 (4.55%) JIRA
4 18 (4.55%) Maven
5 16 (4.04%) JUnit
5 16 (4.04%) Selenium
6 14 (3.54%) Jenkins
7 13 (3.28%) Cucumber
8 11 (2.78%) TeamCity
9 10 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (2.53%) Xcode
10 8 (2.02%) IntelliJ
10 8 (2.02%) JMeter
10 8 (2.02%) Visual Studio
11 7 (1.77%) JBehave
12 6 (1.52%) Ant
12 6 (1.52%) Jasmine
12 6 (1.52%) MSTest
12 6 (1.52%) PowerBuilder
General
1 167 (42.17%) Finance
2 50 (12.63%) Banking
3 21 (5.30%) Investment Banking
4 12 (3.03%) Marketing
5 9 (2.27%) Manufacturing
6 8 (2.02%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.77%) Retail
8 5 (1.26%) Games
9 4 (1.01%) Automotive
9 4 (1.01%) Electronics
10 2 (0.51%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 301 (76.01%) Developer
2 95 (23.99%) Java Developer
3 64 (16.16%) .NET Developer
4 46 (11.62%) Senior Developer
5 42 (10.61%) C# Developer
6 31 (7.83%) Agile Developer
7 25 (6.31%) C# .NET Developer
7 25 (6.31%) Software Developer
8 24 (6.06%) Software Engineer
9 23 (5.81%) ASP.NET Developer
10 21 (5.30%) Applications Developer
10 21 (5.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 21 (5.30%) Cloud Developer
11 20 (5.05%) Agile .NET Developer
12 19 (4.80%) Application Development Manager
12 19 (4.80%) Applications Development Manager
12 19 (4.80%) Applications Manager
12 19 (4.80%) Development Manager
12 19 (4.80%) Python Developer
13 16 (4.04%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (40.66%) .NET
2 132 (33.33%) HTML
3 114 (28.79%) CSS
4 96 (24.24%) jQuery
5 92 (23.23%) AngularJS
6 81 (20.45%) .NET Framework
7 73 (18.43%) ASP.NET
8 68 (17.17%) HTML5
9 57 (14.39%) CSS3
10 56 (14.14%) REST
11 50 (12.63%) ASP.NET MVC
12 48 (12.12%) Node.js
12 48 (12.12%) Spring
13 35 (8.84%) Entity Framework
14 34 (8.59%) RESTful
15 33 (8.33%) Sass
16 32 (8.08%) XML
17 31 (7.83%) JSON
18 30 (7.58%) J2EE
19 28 (7.07%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 63 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (13.64%) Computer Science
3 43 (10.86%) Data Integration
4 31 (7.83%) Hybrid Cloud
5 30 (7.58%) Enterprise Software
5 30 (7.58%) Virtual Team
5 30 (7.58%) Visualisation
6 24 (6.06%) Management Information System
7 16 (4.04%) Fixed Income
8 14 (3.54%) Mobile App
8 14 (3.54%) User Experience
9 12 (3.03%) Data Structures
10 7 (1.77%) Algorithms
11 6 (1.52%) FMCG
11 6 (1.52%) Wiki
12 5 (1.26%) Mathematics
12 5 (1.26%) PKI
13 4 (1.01%) Derivative
13 4 (1.01%) VLE
14 3 (0.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 57 (14.39%) Windows
2 49 (12.37%) Linux
3 46 (11.62%) Unix
4 15 (3.79%) Android
5 13 (3.28%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.76%) AIX
6 3 (0.76%) Mac OS X
6 3 (0.76%) Solaris
7 1 (0.25%) CentOS
7 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 336 (84.85%) Agile Software Development
2 185 (46.72%) BDD
3 144 (36.36%) Scrum
4 97 (24.49%) Continuous Integration
5 91 (22.98%) MVC
6 90 (22.73%) SDLC
7 79 (19.95%) OO
7 79 (19.95%) Software Engineering
8 77 (19.44%) DevOps
9 54 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
10 50 (12.63%) Unit Testing
11 48 (12.12%) Service Delivery
12 43 (10.86%) Analytics
12 43 (10.86%) SOA
13 41 (10.35%) Web Development
14 37 (9.34%) Open Source
15 36 (9.09%) Mentoring
16 33 (8.33%) Microservices
17 32 (8.08%) Machine Learning
18 30 (7.58%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 201 (50.76%) Java
2 186 (46.97%) C#
3 149 (37.63%) JavaScript
4 89 (22.47%) SQL
5 49 (12.37%) Python
6 39 (9.85%) PHP
7 34 (8.59%) Ruby
8 27 (6.82%) C++
9 25 (6.31%) PL/SQL
10 13 (3.28%) Groovy
11 11 (2.78%) Scala
12 10 (2.53%) Apple Swift
12 10 (2.53%) Perl
13 9 (2.27%) PowerShell
14 8 (2.02%) Shell Script
15 5 (1.26%) C
15 5 (1.26%) T-SQL
15 5 (1.26%) XAML
15 5 (1.26%) XQuery
16 3 (0.76%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 127 (32.07%) Degree
2 10 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.25%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.25%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.54%) QA
2 1 (0.25%) WCAG
System Software
1 34 (8.59%) Docker
2 4 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 31 (7.83%) Kubernetes
1 31 (7.83%) Mesos
2 8 (2.02%) Rundeck
3 4 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.01%) Puppet
4 3 (0.76%) Ansible
Vendors
1 103 (26.01%) Oracle
2 40 (10.10%) Microsoft
3 22 (5.56%) Sybase
4 20 (5.05%) Adobe
5 8 (2.02%) IBM
5 8 (2.02%) TIBCO
6 5 (1.26%) Red Hat
6 5 (1.26%) Sitecore
7 4 (1.01%) Cognos
7 4 (1.01%) SAP
7 4 (1.01%) Twitter
7 4 (1.01%) Xamarin
7 4 (1.01%) Zend
8 3 (0.76%) Cognizant
8 3 (0.76%) Informatica
8 3 (0.76%) Terracotta
9 2 (0.51%) Facebook
10 1 (0.25%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.25%) HP
10 1 (0.25%) Talend
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