Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for TDD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited TDD over the 6 months to 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test-Driven Development (TDD)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 24 25
Rank change year-on-year +7 +1 +30
Permanent jobs citing TDD 538 449 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 10.23% 7.72% 7.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.21% 8.48% 8.80%
Number of salaries quoted 283 209 284
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £56,250 £55,000
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +3.00% +4.17% -4.00%

TDD is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4800 5295 5750
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.31% 91.07% 90.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3024 3147 3578
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

TDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing TDD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for TDD in Scotland

TDD
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for TDD in Scotland

TDD
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TDD in Scotland over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for TDD 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 6 months to 21 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +7 372 £50,000 +11.11% 22
Edinburgh +32 160 £40,000 -5.88% 12
Dundee -15 3 £41,250 +4.43% 1
South Lanarkshire -2 1 £55,000 +57.14%
Perth and Kinross -3 1 £47,500 - 1
West Lothian -15 1 £37,500 -6.25% 1
TDD
UK

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, 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.

1 483 (89.78%) Agile Software Development
2 269 (50.00%) Java
3 230 (42.75%) C#
4 224 (41.64%) SQL Server
5 216 (40.15%) .NET
6 215 (39.96%) JavaScript
7 212 (39.41%) MVC
8 197 (36.62%) ASP.NET
8 197 (36.62%) Scrum
9 187 (34.76%) HTML
10 185 (34.39%) ASP.NET MVC
11 169 (31.41%) Continuous Integration
11 169 (31.41%) Relational Database
12 134 (24.91%) BDD
13 127 (23.61%) RDBMS
14 117 (21.75%) Visual Studio
15 116 (21.56%) SQL
16 104 (19.33%) Finance
17 98 (18.22%) AngularJS
18 93 (17.29%) Spring
19 91 (16.91%) CSS
20 85 (15.80%) Git (software)
21 83 (15.43%) RESTful
22 81 (15.06%) OO
23 79 (14.68%) Degree
24 73 (13.57%) Hibernate
25 70 (13.01%) NoSQL
26 66 (12.27%) Node.js
27 64 (11.90%) .NET Framework
28 60 (11.15%) Ruby

TDD
Co-occurring 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 23 (4.28%) Tomcat
2 18 (3.35%) JBoss
3 11 (2.04%) CMS
4 9 (1.67%) EPiServer
4 9 (1.67%) WebSphere
5 7 (1.30%) Apache Spark
5 7 (1.30%) Umbraco
6 6 (1.12%) Apache
6 6 (1.12%) IIS
6 6 (1.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (0.93%) WebLogic
7 5 (0.93%) WebLogic Portal
8 3 (0.56%) Confluence
9 2 (0.37%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.37%) Tornado
10 1 (0.19%) Drupal
10 1 (0.19%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (0.19%) SAS
10 1 (0.19%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (0.37%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.19%) assyst
2 1 (0.19%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 27 (5.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (2.97%) GitHub
3 15 (2.79%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (2.23%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.37%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.37%) SaaS
7 1 (0.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.19%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.56%) Wireless
2 1 (0.19%) HTTP
2 1 (0.19%) LDAP
2 1 (0.19%) PuTTY
2 1 (0.19%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 224 (41.64%) SQL Server
2 169 (31.41%) Relational Database
3 127 (23.61%) RDBMS
4 70 (13.01%) NoSQL
5 44 (8.18%) SQL Server 2016
6 26 (4.83%) MySQL
7 23 (4.28%) Big Data
8 18 (3.35%) DB2
8 18 (3.35%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (2.42%) MongoDB
10 8 (1.49%) KDB
10 8 (1.49%) Kdb+
11 7 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (1.30%) HBase
11 7 (1.30%) Oracle Database
12 6 (1.12%) CouchDB
13 5 (0.93%) Hadoop
14 4 (0.74%) Azure SQL Database
14 4 (0.74%) Redis
15 3 (0.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 117 (21.75%) Visual Studio
2 85 (15.80%) Git (software)
3 36 (6.69%) JUnit
4 28 (5.20%) Jenkins
4 28 (5.20%) Maven
4 28 (5.20%) Selenium
5 20 (3.72%) Team Foundation Server
6 19 (3.53%) JIRA
7 15 (2.79%) Cucumber
8 13 (2.42%) Subversion
9 10 (1.86%) Jasmine
10 9 (1.67%) Moq
10 9 (1.67%) NUnit
11 8 (1.49%) Eclipse
11 8 (1.49%) Mockito
12 6 (1.12%) Grunt
13 5 (0.93%) Gradle
13 5 (0.93%) gulp
13 5 (0.93%) Log4j
14 4 (0.74%) JBehave
General
1 104 (19.33%) Finance
2 35 (6.51%) Banking
3 21 (3.90%) Marketing
4 13 (2.42%) Advertising
4 13 (2.42%) Retail
5 12 (2.23%) Investment Banking
6 5 (0.93%) Financial Institution
6 5 (0.93%) Games
6 5 (0.93%) Prime Brokerage
7 2 (0.37%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 456 (84.76%) Developer
2 195 (36.25%) Java Developer
3 142 (26.39%) C# Developer
4 82 (15.24%) Senior Developer
5 71 (13.20%) .NET Developer
6 53 (9.85%) Senior Java Developer
7 31 (5.76%) Lead Developer
8 30 (5.58%) C# .NET Developer
9 29 (5.39%) Mid-Level C# Developer
10 26 (4.83%) .NET Software Developer
11 25 (4.65%) Lead Java Developer
12 24 (4.46%) Software Developer
13 23 (4.28%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 22 (4.09%) ASP.NET Developer
14 22 (4.09%) JavaScript Developer
15 21 (3.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 19 (3.53%) Software Engineer
17 16 (2.97%) Python Developer
18 14 (2.60%) Team Leader
18 14 (2.60%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 216 (40.15%) .NET
2 197 (36.62%) ASP.NET
3 187 (34.76%) HTML
4 185 (34.39%) ASP.NET MVC
5 98 (18.22%) AngularJS
6 93 (17.29%) Spring
7 91 (16.91%) CSS
8 83 (15.43%) RESTful
9 73 (13.57%) Hibernate
10 66 (12.27%) Node.js
11 64 (11.90%) .NET Framework
12 58 (10.78%) Entity Framework
13 55 (10.22%) ASP.NET Web API
14 52 (9.67%) Web Services
15 48 (8.92%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 47 (8.74%) J2EE
16 47 (8.74%) WCF
17 46 (8.55%) Code First Entity Framework
17 46 (8.55%) jQuery
18 39 (7.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 57 (10.59%) Enterprise Software
2 43 (7.99%) User Experience
3 42 (7.81%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (2.04%) Computer Science
5 8 (1.49%) Mobile App
5 8 (1.49%) NHS
6 7 (1.30%) Algorithms
7 6 (1.12%) Data Structures
8 5 (0.93%) Equities
8 5 (0.93%) Tandem
9 4 (0.74%) Hedge funds
9 4 (0.74%) Photography
10 2 (0.37%) Derivative
10 2 (0.37%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.37%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.37%) OTC Derivatives
10 2 (0.37%) Robotics
11 1 (0.19%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.19%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (4.28%) Unix
2 20 (3.72%) Linux
3 19 (3.53%) Apple iOS
4 11 (2.04%) Android
4 11 (2.04%) Windows
5 3 (0.56%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.19%) CentOS
7 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 483 (89.78%) Agile Software Development
2 212 (39.41%) MVC
3 197 (36.62%) Scrum
4 169 (31.41%) Continuous Integration
5 134 (24.91%) BDD
6 81 (15.06%) OO
7 55 (10.22%) Web Application Development
8 44 (8.18%) Test Automation
9 42 (7.81%) Unit Testing
10 41 (7.62%) Software Engineering
11 40 (7.43%) OOD
12 35 (6.51%) SDLC
13 34 (6.32%) Multithreading
14 25 (4.65%) Mentoring
14 25 (4.65%) Web Development
15 24 (4.46%) OOP
16 23 (4.28%) DevOps
17 22 (4.09%) Prototyping
18 21 (3.90%) Front End Development
18 21 (3.90%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 269 (50.00%) Java
2 230 (42.75%) C#
3 215 (39.96%) JavaScript
4 116 (21.56%) SQL
5 60 (11.15%) Ruby
6 47 (8.74%) Python
7 15 (2.79%) C++
8 14 (2.60%) PHP
9 12 (2.23%) PowerShell
10 11 (2.04%) PL/SQL
11 9 (1.67%) TypeScript
12 6 (1.12%) Perl
12 6 (1.12%) Scala
12 6 (1.12%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.74%) C
13 4 (0.74%) Objective-C
14 3 (0.56%) Apple Swift
14 3 (0.56%) Lisp
15 2 (0.37%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.19%) Jython
Qualifications
1 79 (14.68%) Degree
2 9 (1.67%) Security Cleared
3 5 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (0.74%) MCAD
4 4 (0.74%) MCSD
4 4 (0.74%) MCTS
4 4 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.37%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.19%) IBM WebSphere Certification
6 1 (0.19%) ISEB
6 1 (0.19%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.04%) QA
2 3 (0.56%) MiFID
3 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.19%) EMIR
System Software
1 9 (1.67%) Docker
2 1 (0.19%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.19%) HDFS
2 1 (0.19%) KVM
2 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.37%) Ansible
2 2 (0.37%) TIBCO Hawk
3 1 (0.19%) BladeLogic
3 1 (0.19%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.19%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.19%) Nagios
3 1 (0.19%) Terraform
Vendors
1 50 (9.29%) Oracle
2 38 (7.06%) Microsoft
3 13 (2.42%) Facebook
4 12 (2.23%) Sybase
5 7 (1.30%) IBM
6 6 (1.12%) Google
7 5 (0.93%) Cognizant
7 5 (0.93%) Misys
8 4 (0.74%) Perforce
8 4 (0.74%) Xamarin
9 3 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.37%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.37%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.37%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.37%) Twitter
10 2 (0.37%) Zend
11 1 (0.19%) AppDynamics
11 1 (0.19%) HP
11 1 (0.19%) Splunk
11 1 (0.19%) Talend
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Pension, 40 days holidays
Posted: 3 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40 - £55 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Empiric
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + Generous benefits package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Empiric
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Generous benefits package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Empiric
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Generous benefit's package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Empiric
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Experience Dependent
Posted: 4 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Empiric
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + Generous benefit's package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: up to £60,000 DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
BJSS Ltd
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dundee, Angus
Search Consultancy
Salary: Continuous Learning + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Student Loans Company
Salary: From £39,702 to £43,706 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group Scotland
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
BJSS Ltd
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Amazon
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group Scotland
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Scotland
SidTech Limited
Posted: 20 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
BJSS Ltd
Posted: 16 days ago