Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for BDD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BDD over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 60 57
Rank change year-on-year +21 -3 +48
Permanent jobs citing BDD 150 91 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 6.59% 4.23% 4.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.18% 4.56% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 101 31 107
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +14.65%
10th Percentile £37,500 £30,750 £33,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £56,250 £50,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%

BDD is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2090 1995 2351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 91.83% 92.66% 91.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1344 1080 1504
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,500 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +2.41%

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing BDD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for BDD in Glasgow

BDD
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BDD in Glasgow.

Salary trend for BDD in Glasgow

BDD
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in Glasgow over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for BDD in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing BDD 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for BDD.

1 145 (96.67%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (93.33%) TDD
3 112 (74.67%) Java
4 96 (64.00%) Scrum
5 63 (42.00%) Test Automation
6 62 (41.33%) JavaScript
7 61 (40.67%) Spring
8 56 (37.33%) Multithreading
8 56 (37.33%) Concurrent Programming
9 51 (34.00%) Hibernate
10 41 (27.33%) Python
11 39 (26.00%) AngularJS
12 36 (24.00%) Selenium
13 35 (23.33%) SQL
13 35 (23.33%) Big Data
14 34 (22.67%) Kanban
15 32 (21.33%) HTML
15 32 (21.33%) JSON
16 31 (20.67%) Software Engineering
17 30 (20.00%) Unit Testing
17 30 (20.00%) Cucumber
18 29 (19.33%) jQuery
19 28 (18.67%) REST
20 27 (18.00%) Software Delivery
20 27 (18.00%) RESTful
20 27 (18.00%) Tomcat
21 26 (17.33%) Ruby
21 26 (17.33%) NoSQL
22 24 (16.00%) Oracle
23 23 (15.33%) JUnit

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (18.00%) Tomcat
2 19 (12.67%) JBoss
3 16 (10.67%) Jetty
3 16 (10.67%) WebLogic
3 16 (10.67%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.67%) GemFire
5 3 (2.00%) Apache
6 2 (1.33%) Confluence
7 1 (0.67%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.67%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.33%) BlazeMeter
4 2 (1.33%) BrowserStack
5 1 (0.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.67%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (23.33%) Big Data
2 26 (17.33%) NoSQL
3 20 (13.33%) MongoDB
4 19 (12.67%) Hadoop
4 19 (12.67%) Relational Database
5 16 (10.67%) Couchbase
5 16 (10.67%) Oracle Database
5 16 (10.67%) Redis
5 16 (10.67%) Riak
6 11 (7.33%) SQL Server
7 10 (6.67%) RDBMS
8 6 (4.00%) SQL Server 2016
9 5 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (2.67%) CouchDB
10 4 (2.67%) InterSystems Cache
11 3 (2.00%) MySQL
12 1 (0.67%) Neo4j
12 1 (0.67%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 36 (24.00%) Selenium
2 30 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 23 (15.33%) JUnit
4 17 (11.33%) Git (software)
5 16 (10.67%) FitNesse
5 16 (10.67%) Vagrant
6 13 (8.67%) Jenkins
6 13 (8.67%) Mockito
7 12 (8.00%) Maven
8 8 (5.33%) JIRA
9 6 (4.00%) DbUnit
9 6 (4.00%) jMock
9 6 (4.00%) SonarQube
10 5 (3.33%) SoapUI
11 4 (2.67%) JMeter
12 2 (1.33%) JBehave
12 2 (1.33%) SpecFlow
12 2 (1.33%) Visual Studio
12 2 (1.33%) Zephyr
13 1 (0.67%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (6.67%) Finance
2 6 (4.00%) Advertising
2 6 (4.00%) Banking
3 3 (2.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 121 (80.67%) Developer
2 57 (38.00%) Java Developer
3 40 (26.67%) Senior Developer
4 29 (19.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 22 (14.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 20 (13.33%) Full Stack Developer
7 14 (9.33%) Python Developer
8 11 (7.33%) Lead Developer
9 10 (6.67%) Team Leader
10 9 (6.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 9 (6.00%) Senior Python Developer
11 7 (4.67%) .NET Developer
11 7 (4.67%) Lead Java Developer
11 7 (4.67%) Test Engineer
11 7 (4.67%) UI Developer
12 6 (4.00%) Java Team Leader
13 5 (3.33%) Software Developer
13 5 (3.33%) Test Automation Engineer
14 4 (2.67%) Agile Coach
14 4 (2.67%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (40.67%) Spring
2 51 (34.00%) Hibernate
3 39 (26.00%) AngularJS
4 32 (21.33%) HTML
4 32 (21.33%) JSON
5 29 (19.33%) jQuery
6 28 (18.67%) REST
7 27 (18.00%) RESTful
8 23 (15.33%) Web Services
9 20 (13.33%) RabbitMQ
10 19 (12.67%) HTML5
10 19 (12.67%) J2EE
10 19 (12.67%) JMS
11 16 (10.67%) CSS
11 16 (10.67%) JPA
11 16 (10.67%) Kafka
11 16 (10.67%) TIBCO EMS
11 16 (10.67%) WebSphere MQ
12 14 (9.33%) Node.js
12 14 (9.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.33%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (8.67%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (8.00%) Robotics
4 4 (2.67%) Equities
4 4 (2.67%) Tandem
5 3 (2.00%) User Experience
6 2 (1.33%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.67%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.67%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.00%) Linux
2 7 (4.67%) Unix
3 4 (2.67%) Android
3 4 (2.67%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.67%) Windows
4 2 (1.33%) CentOS
4 2 (1.33%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (96.67%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (93.33%) TDD
3 96 (64.00%) Scrum
4 63 (42.00%) Test Automation
5 56 (37.33%) Concurrent Programming
5 56 (37.33%) Multithreading
6 34 (22.67%) Kanban
7 31 (20.67%) Software Engineering
8 30 (20.00%) Unit Testing
9 27 (18.00%) Software Delivery
10 18 (12.00%) Integration Testing
10 18 (12.00%) System Testing
11 16 (10.67%) DSDM
11 16 (10.67%) RUP
11 16 (10.67%) UML
12 14 (9.33%) Mentoring
12 14 (9.33%) OO
13 13 (8.67%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (8.67%) Machine Learning
14 11 (7.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 112 (74.67%) Java
2 62 (41.33%) JavaScript
3 41 (27.33%) Python
4 35 (23.33%) SQL
5 26 (17.33%) Ruby
6 22 (14.67%) C#
7 16 (10.67%) Bash Shell
8 9 (6.00%) Scala
9 5 (3.33%) C++
9 5 (3.33%) Groovy
9 5 (3.33%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.00%) PHP
10 3 (2.00%) Smalltalk
11 2 (1.33%) Jython
Qualifications
1 1 (0.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (15.33%) QA
System Software
1 17 (11.33%) Docker
2 3 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (12.67%) Opscode Chef
1 19 (12.67%) Puppet
2 17 (11.33%) Ansible
3 16 (10.67%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 24 (16.00%) Oracle
2 16 (10.67%) IBM
2 16 (10.67%) TIBCO
3 6 (4.00%) Facebook
4 4 (2.67%) Informatica
5 3 (2.00%) VMware
5 3 (2.00%) Zend
6 1 (0.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.67%) Talend