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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 33 44 65
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +21
Permanent jobs citing TDD 193 139 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.69% 4.39% 3.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.81% 5.47% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 119 87 76
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
2832 2540 2439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 83.52% 80.15% 76.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1793 1607 1636
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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
(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 +10 113 £42,500 -5.55% 18
Edinburgh +1 67 £40,000 - 12
Aberdeen +15 3 £47,500 +18.75% 2
North Lanarkshire - 3 £35,000 - 1
South Lanarkshire - 3 £37,500 - 5
Stirling -26 1 - -
Highlands - 1 £45,000 -
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
TDD
UK

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 281 (77.84%) Agile Software Development
2 200 (55.40%) JavaScript
3 198 (54.85%) .NET
4 182 (50.42%) C#
5 153 (42.38%) SQL Server
6 146 (40.44%) HTML
7 141 (39.06%) MVC
8 135 (37.40%) CSS
9 130 (36.01%) Java
10 119 (32.96%) ASP.NET
11 111 (30.75%) SQL
12 95 (26.32%) Scrum
13 94 (26.04%) Oracle
14 93 (25.76%) Relational Database
15 87 (24.10%) jQuery
16 84 (23.27%) ASP.NET MVC
17 80 (22.16%) OO
18 79 (21.88%) .NET Framework
19 73 (20.22%) Continuous Integration
20 71 (19.67%) Spring
21 66 (18.28%) Microsoft
22 63 (17.45%) WCF
23 61 (16.90%) Finance
24 60 (16.62%) BDD
25 59 (16.34%) Hibernate
26 57 (15.79%) Degree
27 51 (14.13%) NHibernate
28 49 (13.57%) Windows
29 48 (13.30%) RDBMS
29 48 (13.30%) Subversion

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 40 (11.08%) Tomcat
2 31 (8.59%) Node.js
3 23 (6.37%) SharePoint
4 20 (5.54%) SharePoint 2010
5 19 (5.26%) Drupal
6 18 (4.99%) CMS
6 18 (4.99%) JBoss
7 15 (4.16%) NServiceBus
8 12 (3.32%) Apache
9 9 (2.49%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (2.22%) IIS
11 7 (1.94%) Umbraco
12 4 (1.11%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.55%) TeamSite
13 2 (0.55%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.55%) Apache Qpid
13 2 (0.55%) Alfresco
14 1 (0.28%) Confluence
14 1 (0.28%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 41 (11.36%) MS Excel
2 20 (5.54%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.28%) WebTrends
1 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.05%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (2.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.55%) SaaS
6 1 (0.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.43%) Ethernet
2 8 (2.22%) PuTTY
3 5 (1.39%) Internet
4 4 (1.11%) HTTP
5 2 (0.55%) Intranet
5 2 (0.55%) GPRS
6 1 (0.28%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (42.38%) SQL Server
2 93 (25.76%) Relational Database
3 48 (13.30%) RDBMS
4 47 (13.02%) Oracle Database
5 30 (8.31%) MySQL
5 30 (8.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 27 (7.48%) NoSQL
7 25 (6.93%) SQL Server 2008
7 25 (6.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 15 (4.16%) PerformancePoint
9 14 (3.88%) Oracle Database 11g
10 13 (3.60%) Oracle Database 10g
11 12 (3.32%) MongoDB
12 7 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (1.39%) Big Data
13 5 (1.39%) RavenDB
14 4 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (1.11%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 48 (13.30%) Subversion
2 44 (12.19%) Visual Studio
3 32 (8.86%) JUnit
4 30 (8.31%) Cucumber
4 30 (8.31%) Team Foundation Server
5 28 (7.76%) Git (software)
6 24 (6.65%) Selenium
7 23 (6.37%) Maven
8 19 (5.26%) EasyMock
9 16 (4.43%) JIRA
9 16 (4.43%) Jasmine
10 15 (4.16%) SpecFlow
10 15 (4.16%) Eclipse
11 13 (3.60%) Jenkins
12 12 (3.32%) RSpec
13 8 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
14 7 (1.94%) ReSharper
14 7 (1.94%) NUnit
15 6 (1.66%) Ant
15 6 (1.66%) WebDriver
General
1 61 (16.90%) Finance
2 24 (6.65%) Games
3 20 (5.54%) Front Office
4 16 (4.43%) Electronics
5 15 (4.16%) Banking
6 13 (3.60%) Investment Banking
7 8 (2.22%) Retail
8 4 (1.11%) Marketing
9 3 (0.83%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.28%) German Language
11 1 (0.28%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.28%) Turkish Language
11 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.28%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 252 (69.81%) Developer
2 66 (18.28%) Java Developer
3 56 (15.51%) .NET Developer
4 55 (15.24%) Senior Developer
5 33 (9.14%) Software Engineer
6 29 (8.03%) C# Developer
7 27 (7.48%) Software Developer
8 24 (6.65%) Programmer
9 22 (6.09%) Analyst
10 21 (5.82%) Web Developer
11 18 (4.99%) Lead Developer
11 18 (4.99%) C# .NET Developer
12 16 (4.43%) Analyst Programmer
13 15 (4.16%) Senior .NET Developer
13 15 (4.16%) .NET Analyst Programmer
13 15 (4.16%) .NET Programmer
13 15 (4.16%) SharePoint Developer
14 14 (3.88%) Senior Java Developer
15 13 (3.60%) Architect
15 13 (3.60%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (54.85%) .NET
2 146 (40.44%) HTML
3 135 (37.40%) CSS
4 119 (32.96%) ASP.NET
5 87 (24.10%) jQuery
6 84 (23.27%) ASP.NET MVC
7 79 (21.88%) .NET Framework
8 71 (19.67%) Spring
9 63 (17.45%) WCF
10 59 (16.34%) Hibernate
11 51 (14.13%) NHibernate
12 37 (10.25%) AngularJS
13 34 (9.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 33 (9.14%) WPF
15 30 (8.31%) HTML5
15 30 (8.31%) Web Services
16 28 (7.76%) Castle Windsor
17 26 (7.20%) Backbone.js
18 25 (6.93%) Sass
19 23 (6.37%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 36 (9.97%) Computer Science
2 21 (5.82%) Mathematics
3 20 (5.54%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (4.99%) User Experience
5 16 (4.43%) Visualisation
5 16 (4.43%) CUDA
5 16 (4.43%) Open Source
5 16 (4.43%) Mobile App
6 13 (3.60%) Social Media
7 11 (3.05%) BBC
8 9 (2.49%) iPhone
9 8 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (1.66%) iPad
11 4 (1.11%) Xbox
12 3 (0.83%) Data Integration
12 3 (0.83%) EPoS
12 3 (0.83%) NHS
12 3 (0.83%) E-Learning
12 3 (0.83%) Cryptography
12 3 (0.83%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 49 (13.57%) Windows
2 41 (11.36%) Linux
2 41 (11.36%) UNIX
3 10 (2.77%) Android
4 6 (1.66%) AIX
5 5 (1.39%) Solaris
6 4 (1.11%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.83%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 281 (77.84%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (39.06%) MVC
3 95 (26.32%) Scrum
4 80 (22.16%) OO
5 73 (20.22%) Continuous Integration
6 60 (16.62%) BDD
7 46 (12.74%) Unit Testing
8 43 (11.91%) Software Engineering
9 35 (9.70%) OOP
9 35 (9.70%) Waterfall
9 35 (9.70%) Dependency Injection
10 33 (9.14%) OOD
11 30 (8.31%) Domain-Driven Design
12 27 (7.48%) AOP
13 25 (6.93%) Coaching
14 23 (6.37%) E-Commerce
15 22 (6.09%) Mentoring
16 21 (5.82%) Business Intelligence
17 20 (5.54%) Automated Testing
17 20 (5.54%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 200 (55.40%) JavaScript
2 182 (50.42%) C#
3 130 (36.01%) Java
4 111 (30.75%) SQL
5 36 (9.97%) Python
5 36 (9.97%) Ruby
6 31 (8.59%) PHP
7 27 (7.48%) C++
8 24 (6.65%) VB.NET
9 20 (5.54%) VB6
9 20 (5.54%) C
9 20 (5.54%) VB
10 16 (4.43%) VC++
11 14 (3.88%) T-SQL
12 12 (3.32%) CoffeeScript
13 9 (2.49%) PHP5
14 5 (1.39%) Perl
15 4 (1.11%) Jython
15 4 (1.11%) ECMAScript
16 3 (0.83%) Scala
Qualifications
1 57 (15.79%) Degree
2 3 (0.83%) ISEB
3 2 (0.55%) MCTS
3 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.55%) MCAD
3 2 (0.55%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.28%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.28%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.77%) QA
2 1 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.55%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (2.49%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (2.49%) Puppet
2 4 (1.11%) Capistrano
3 3 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.55%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.28%) Ansible
Vendors
1 94 (26.04%) Oracle
2 66 (18.28%) Microsoft
3 23 (6.37%) Google
4 22 (6.09%) Sybase
5 21 (5.82%) Twitter
6 13 (3.60%) Facebook
6 13 (3.60%) IBM
7 10 (2.77%) Yahoo!
7 10 (2.77%) Sony
7 10 (2.77%) Apple
8 5 (1.39%) Zend
8 5 (1.39%) Alterian
9 3 (0.83%) Telerik
10 2 (0.55%) Greenplum
11 1 (0.28%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.28%) Guidewire
11 1 (0.28%) Business Objects
11 1 (0.28%) Cognos
11 1 (0.28%) Informatica
11 1 (0.28%) Adobe
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