The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 56 50 54
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing BDD 8 19 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.50% 3.33% 4.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 4.35% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 41
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
BDD
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
418 437 774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 78.42% 76.53% 76.94%
Number of salaries quoted 327 306 552
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

BDD
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

BDD Salary Trend in Basingstoke

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing BDD 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 BDD.

1 20 (95.24%) JavaScript
1 20 (95.24%) TDD
2 19 (90.48%) C#
3 18 (85.71%) MVC
4 17 (80.95%) .NET
5 16 (76.19%) Software Engineering
6 13 (61.90%) AngularJS
6 13 (61.90%) ASP.NET Web API
7 12 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
8 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (47.62%) Windows
9 10 (47.62%) Linux
10 8 (38.10%) Scrum
11 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
11 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (28.57%) SOA
12 6 (28.57%) NUnit
13 5 (23.81%) Selenium
13 5 (23.81%) WCF
13 5 (23.81%) Java
13 5 (23.81%) SQL
13 5 (23.81%) jQuery
14 4 (19.05%) LINQ
14 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
14 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (19.05%) MSTest
14 4 (19.05%) Rhino Mocks
14 4 (19.05%) LINQ to SQL
14 4 (19.05%) NSubstitute
14 4 (19.05%) Mentoring

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing BDD 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 BDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (19.05%) IIS
1 4 (19.05%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.76%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Redis
2 2 (9.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) NUnit
2 5 (23.81%) Selenium
3 4 (19.05%) MSTest
3 4 (19.05%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (19.05%) NSubstitute
4 3 (14.29%) Subversion
5 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
5 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
5 2 (9.52%) SpecFlow
5 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
5 2 (9.52%) JIRA
5 2 (9.52%) ReSharper
5 2 (9.52%) Maven
6 1 (4.76%) WATIR
6 1 (4.76%) FitNesse
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.76%) Retail
1 1 (4.76%) Marketing
1 1 (4.76%) Electronics
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Developer
2 10 (47.62%) .NET Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Software Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Agile C# Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Mobile Tester
5 2 (9.52%) Tester
5 2 (9.52%) Applications Tester
5 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (80.95%) .NET
2 13 (61.90%) AngularJS
2 13 (61.90%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (23.81%) WCF
4 5 (23.81%) jQuery
5 4 (19.05%) LINQ
5 4 (19.05%) LINQ to SQL
5 4 (19.05%) HTML
5 4 (19.05%) CSS
5 4 (19.05%) Hibernate
6 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (9.52%) Ninject
7 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (4.76%) WPF
8 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
8 1 (4.76%) JSON
8 1 (4.76%) Web Services
8 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
1 2 (9.52%) Xbox
1 2 (9.52%) Blog
1 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
1 10 (47.62%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Android
2 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) TDD
2 18 (85.71%) MVC
3 16 (76.19%) Software Engineering
4 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (38.10%) Scrum
6 6 (28.57%) SOA
7 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
7 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
7 4 (19.05%) Workflow
8 3 (14.29%) Pair Programming
8 3 (14.29%) Kanban
9 2 (9.52%) ATDD
9 2 (9.52%) DevOps
9 2 (9.52%) Web Development
9 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
9 2 (9.52%) Test-First Development
10 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
10 1 (4.76%) Regression Testing
10 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (4.76%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) JavaScript
2 19 (90.48%) C#
3 5 (23.81%) Java
3 5 (23.81%) SQL
4 1 (4.76%) C
4 1 (4.76%) C++
4 1 (4.76%) Perl
4 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
1 3 (14.29%) ISEB
2 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) SAP
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft