The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 91 139 118
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -21
Permanent jobs citing BDD 94 90 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.55% 1.71% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.98% 1.98% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 81 78 102
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
3155 4542 4548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 85.57% 86.09% 84.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2366 3698 3204
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 16 January 2017.

BDD Salary Histogram in Berkshire

BDD
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +52 41 £38,750 -22.50% 1
Bracknell +9 14 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Wokingham +18 9 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Maidenhead +7 9 £45,750 +7.64%
Slough - 4 £40,000 -
Newbury -15 3 £52,500 +0.96%
Windsor - 1 - - 1
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for BDD.

1 205 (93.61%) Agile Software Development
2 197 (89.95%) TDD
3 118 (53.88%) Java
4 92 (42.01%) Scrum
5 83 (37.90%) RESTful
6 82 (37.44%) .NET
7 79 (36.07%) C#
8 76 (34.70%) JavaScript
9 74 (33.79%) Git (software)
10 66 (30.14%) MVC
10 66 (30.14%) NoSQL
11 59 (26.94%) HTML
12 56 (25.57%) Ruby
13 53 (24.20%) Continuous Integration
14 51 (23.29%) SQL Server
15 50 (22.83%) ASP.NET
15 50 (22.83%) Node.js
16 49 (22.37%) CSS
17 47 (21.46%) SQL
18 46 (21.00%) Web Application Development
19 45 (20.55%) Linux
20 44 (20.09%) ASP.NET Web API
21 42 (19.18%) ASP.NET MVC
22 41 (18.72%) WCF
22 41 (18.72%) SQL Server 2014
22 41 (18.72%) ASP.NET MVC 5
23 39 (17.81%) Cucumber
23 39 (17.81%) Software Engineering
24 38 (17.35%) C++
24 38 (17.35%) Mentoring

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 17 (7.76%) WebLogic
2 11 (5.02%) JBoss
3 7 (3.20%) Confluence
3 7 (3.20%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.74%) CMS
5 3 (1.37%) Alfresco
5 3 (1.37%) MQSeries
5 3 (1.37%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (1.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.91%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.46%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (2.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.37%) IaaS
3 3 (1.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (12.33%) SMTP
2 17 (7.76%) Internet
3 3 (1.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (30.14%) NoSQL
2 51 (23.29%) SQL Server
3 41 (18.72%) SQL Server 2014
4 27 (12.33%) Big Data
5 17 (7.76%) Hadoop
6 14 (6.39%) MongoDB
7 8 (3.65%) Neo4j
7 8 (3.65%) Pentaho
7 8 (3.65%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.83%) MySQL
9 3 (1.37%) DB2
9 3 (1.37%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 74 (33.79%) Git (software)
2 39 (17.81%) Cucumber
3 35 (15.98%) Jenkins
4 29 (13.24%) Selenium
5 24 (10.96%) Eclipse
6 22 (10.05%) JIRA
7 20 (9.13%) Subversion
8 15 (6.85%) Maven
9 11 (5.02%) JUnit
10 10 (4.57%) Mockito
11 9 (4.11%) PHPUnit
12 8 (3.65%) Talend Open Studio
13 7 (3.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 7 (3.20%) TeamCity
13 7 (3.20%) WebDriver
14 5 (2.28%) Ant
14 5 (2.28%) Appium
14 5 (2.28%) Protractor
15 3 (1.37%) NSubstitute
15 3 (1.37%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 21 (9.59%) Advertising
2 13 (5.94%) Games
3 10 (4.57%) Finance
4 9 (4.11%) Publishing
5 8 (3.65%) Retail
6 6 (2.74%) Electronics
7 3 (1.37%) Marketing
8 1 (0.46%) Back Office
8 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 140 (63.93%) Developer
2 60 (27.40%) .NET Developer
3 36 (16.44%) Java Developer
4 35 (15.98%) Software Engineer
5 31 (14.16%) Java Engineer
6 25 (11.42%) Java Software Engineer
7 23 (10.50%) C# Developer
8 22 (10.05%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 20 (9.13%) Test Engineer
10 16 (7.31%) Software Test Engineer
10 16 (7.31%) Tester
11 15 (6.85%) Automation Tester
12 14 (6.39%) Agile Tester
12 14 (6.39%) Java Software Developer
12 14 (6.39%) Junior
12 14 (6.39%) Junior Developer
12 14 (6.39%) Junior Software Developer
12 14 (6.39%) Junior Software Engineer
12 14 (6.39%) Web Tester
13 13 (5.94%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (37.90%) RESTful
2 82 (37.44%) .NET
3 59 (26.94%) HTML
4 50 (22.83%) ASP.NET
4 50 (22.83%) Node.js
5 49 (22.37%) CSS
6 44 (20.09%) ASP.NET Web API
7 42 (19.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 41 (18.72%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 41 (18.72%) WCF
9 37 (16.89%) .NET Framework
10 36 (16.44%) AngularJS
10 36 (16.44%) Web Services
11 31 (14.16%) Code First Entity Framework
11 31 (14.16%) Entity Framework
12 19 (8.68%) Spring
13 16 (7.31%) LAMP
14 15 (6.85%) Ajax
14 15 (6.85%) jQuery
14 15 (6.85%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 31 (14.16%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (7.31%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.11%) BBC
4 9 (4.11%) Mobile App
4 9 (4.11%) Social Media
5 7 (3.20%) Inversion of Control
6 6 (2.74%) iPad
7 5 (2.28%) Internet of Things
8 4 (1.83%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.46%) Streaming Video
9 1 (0.46%) User Experience
9 1 (0.46%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.46%) W3C
9 1 (0.46%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 45 (20.55%) Linux
2 26 (11.87%) Unix
3 20 (9.13%) Windows
4 11 (5.02%) Ubuntu
5 8 (3.65%) CentOS
6 3 (1.37%) Debian
6 3 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (93.61%) Agile Software Development
2 197 (89.95%) TDD
3 92 (42.01%) Scrum
4 66 (30.14%) MVC
5 53 (24.20%) Continuous Integration
6 46 (21.00%) Web Application Development
7 39 (17.81%) Software Engineering
8 38 (17.35%) Mentoring
9 31 (14.16%) Open Source
10 30 (13.70%) Data Loss Prevention
10 30 (13.70%) OO
11 29 (13.24%) OOP
11 29 (13.24%) SDLC
12 28 (12.79%) Automation Testing
13 23 (10.50%) SOA
14 19 (8.68%) E-Commerce
14 19 (8.68%) Multithreading
15 17 (7.76%) Analytics
16 16 (7.31%) API Design
17 15 (6.85%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 118 (53.88%) Java
2 79 (36.07%) C#
3 76 (34.70%) JavaScript
4 56 (25.57%) Ruby
5 47 (21.46%) SQL
6 38 (17.35%) C++
7 23 (10.50%) Python
8 19 (8.68%) PHP
9 17 (7.76%) T-SQL
10 16 (7.31%) PL/SQL
11 13 (5.94%) Bash Shell
12 8 (3.65%) C
12 8 (3.65%) Jython
13 7 (3.20%) Groovy
14 5 (2.28%) Perl
15 1 (0.46%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.46%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (10.05%) Degree
2 6 (2.74%) SC Cleared
2 6 (2.74%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.46%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.46%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.39%) QA
2 5 (2.28%) ISO 14001
2 5 (2.28%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.83%) SDET
4 3 (1.37%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 10 (4.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.28%) Firmware
2 5 (2.28%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.91%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.46%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (4.11%) yum
2 4 (1.83%) Ansible
2 4 (1.83%) Puppet
3 2 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.46%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 30 (13.70%) Facebook
2 22 (10.05%) Microsoft
3 15 (6.85%) Google
4 10 (4.57%) VMware
5 9 (4.11%) Apple
5 9 (4.11%) Sony
5 9 (4.11%) Yahoo!
6 8 (3.65%) Talend
7 5 (2.28%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.83%) Oracle
9 3 (1.37%) Atlassian
9 3 (1.37%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.91%) Adobe
10 2 (0.91%) Coverity
10 2 (0.91%) SAP
11 1 (0.46%) ATG
11 1 (0.46%) hybris
11 1 (0.46%) Zend
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Posted: 7 hours ago
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