The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 127 136 150
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +14
Permanent jobs citing BDD 104 86 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.92% 1.60% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.37% 2.02% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 98 85 73
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BDD
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4390 4266 4033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.86% 79.19% 77.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3176 3114 3243
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

BDD
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

BDD Salary Trend in Berkshire

BDD
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Berkshire

BDD
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
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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
Reading +19 56 £56,250 -4.25% 4
Newbury -3 16 £53,750 +16.21% 1
Wokingham -1 10 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Maidenhead +6 7 £37,500 -42.30%
Hungerford - 3 £32,500 -
Slough -9 2 £65,000 -7.14%
Windsor -10 1 £45,000 -33.33%
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

1 185 (97.88%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (85.71%) TDD
3 104 (55.03%) Scrum
4 96 (50.79%) MVC
5 84 (44.44%) C#
6 81 (42.86%) .NET
7 76 (40.21%) SQL Server
8 75 (39.68%) Java
9 69 (36.51%) ASP.NET
9 69 (36.51%) ASP.NET MVC
10 57 (30.16%) Git (software)
10 57 (30.16%) WCF
11 56 (29.63%) JavaScript
12 54 (28.57%) Selenium
12 54 (28.57%) Spring
13 52 (27.51%) Web Application Development
14 48 (25.40%) jQuery
15 45 (23.81%) HTML
15 45 (23.81%) SQL
16 43 (22.75%) J2EE
17 42 (22.22%) Web Services
18 40 (21.16%) XML
18 40 (21.16%) MySQL
18 40 (21.16%) Mentoring
19 39 (20.63%) CSS
19 39 (20.63%) SAP
19 39 (20.63%) E-Commerce
19 39 (20.63%) Telecoms
20 37 (19.58%) Linux
20 37 (19.58%) ASP.NET Web API

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 34 (17.99%) Tomcat
2 30 (15.87%) Apache
3 29 (15.34%) Apache Solr
4 19 (10.05%) Node.js
5 15 (7.94%) Drupal
6 7 (3.70%) Confluence
7 4 (2.12%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (2.12%) JBoss
7 4 (2.12%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.06%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.53%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.53%) Liferay
9 1 (0.53%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.23%) SaaS
1 8 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.12%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 30 (15.87%) HTTP
2 12 (6.35%) Internet
3 2 (1.06%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (40.21%) SQL Server
2 40 (21.16%) MySQL
3 36 (19.05%) NoSQL
4 14 (7.41%) MongoDB
5 8 (4.23%) Hadoop
6 6 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (3.17%) CouchDB
7 5 (2.65%) RavenDB
8 4 (2.12%) SAP BW
8 4 (2.12%) DataStage
8 4 (2.12%) SQLPlus
8 4 (2.12%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.59%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.06%) Hazelcast
11 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.53%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 57 (30.16%) Git (software)
2 54 (28.57%) Selenium
3 29 (15.34%) Mockito
4 20 (10.58%) Rhino Mocks
4 20 (10.58%) Moq
4 20 (10.58%) NUnit
5 16 (8.47%) JIRA
6 14 (7.41%) Cucumber
7 12 (6.35%) Jenkins
8 10 (5.29%) WebDriver
9 7 (3.70%) Subversion
9 7 (3.70%) Zephyr
10 6 (3.17%) PHPUnit
10 6 (3.17%) RSpec
11 5 (2.65%) ReSharper
11 5 (2.65%) FitNesse
11 5 (2.65%) SoapUI
11 5 (2.65%) Visual Studio
12 4 (2.12%) eggPlant
12 4 (2.12%) LoadUI
General
1 39 (20.63%) Telecoms
2 34 (17.99%) Finance
3 13 (6.88%) Games
4 6 (3.17%) Publishing
4 6 (3.17%) Music Industry
5 2 (1.06%) Retail
6 1 (0.53%) Marketing
6 1 (0.53%) Electronics
6 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 116 (61.38%) Developer
2 65 (34.39%) .NET Developer
3 33 (17.46%) Java Developer
4 29 (15.34%) Consultant
4 29 (15.34%) Java Consultant
5 28 (14.81%) Senior Developer
6 26 (13.76%) Analyst
7 24 (12.70%) Architect
8 17 (8.99%) Tester
9 15 (7.94%) Senior Java Developer
10 14 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
10 14 (7.41%) Solutions Consultant
10 14 (7.41%) Java Architect
10 14 (7.41%) Java Solutions Architect
11 11 (5.82%) Junior
12 10 (5.29%) Technical Architect
13 9 (4.76%) Business Analyst
13 9 (4.76%) Automated Tester
14 8 (4.23%) Test Analyst
14 8 (4.23%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (42.86%) .NET
2 69 (36.51%) ASP.NET
2 69 (36.51%) ASP.NET MVC
3 57 (30.16%) WCF
4 54 (28.57%) Spring
5 48 (25.40%) jQuery
6 45 (23.81%) HTML
7 43 (22.75%) J2EE
8 42 (22.22%) Web Services
9 40 (21.16%) XML
10 39 (20.63%) CSS
11 37 (19.58%) ASP.NET Web API
12 33 (17.46%) RESTful
13 30 (15.87%) XHTML
13 30 (15.87%) XSLT
14 29 (15.34%) Java EE
14 29 (15.34%) JSP
15 23 (12.17%) AngularJS
16 22 (11.64%) Gherkin
16 22 (11.64%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (17.99%) iPad
2 30 (15.87%) Computer Science
3 29 (15.34%) Client/Server
3 29 (15.34%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.82%) Streaming Music
5 4 (2.12%) Tandem
5 4 (2.12%) Open Source
5 4 (2.12%) Wiki
6 1 (0.53%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.53%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.53%) DTV
6 1 (0.53%) User Experience
6 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.53%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 37 (19.58%) Linux
2 12 (6.35%) Windows
3 1 (0.53%) Android
3 1 (0.53%) UNIX
3 1 (0.53%) Solaris
3 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (97.88%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (85.71%) TDD
3 104 (55.03%) Scrum
4 96 (50.79%) MVC
5 52 (27.51%) Web Application Development
6 40 (21.16%) Mentoring
7 39 (20.63%) E-Commerce
8 35 (18.52%) Kanban
9 32 (16.93%) SOA
10 31 (16.40%) Extreme Programming
11 30 (15.87%) Unit Testing
12 29 (15.34%) DSDM
13 24 (12.70%) User Acceptance Testing
14 22 (11.64%) Business Intelligence
15 21 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
16 20 (10.58%) OO
17 18 (9.52%) Automation Testing
18 11 (5.82%) CQRS
18 11 (5.82%) Service Management
18 11 (5.82%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 84 (44.44%) C#
2 75 (39.68%) Java
3 56 (29.63%) JavaScript
4 45 (23.81%) SQL
5 27 (14.29%) PHP
6 21 (11.11%) Ruby
7 4 (2.12%) Python
8 3 (1.59%) PHP5
8 3 (1.59%) Scala
9 2 (1.06%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.06%) Perl
9 2 (1.06%) Groovy
10 1 (0.53%) Clojure
10 1 (0.53%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 33 (17.46%) Degree
2 15 (7.94%) ISEB
3 13 (6.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (12.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.06%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (20.63%) SAP
2 34 (17.99%) hybris
3 9 (4.76%) Oracle
4 8 (4.23%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.12%) Zend
6 1 (0.53%) Google
6 1 (0.53%) GigaSpaces
6 1 (0.53%) Telerik
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wokingham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago