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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 76 134 148
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +14
Permanent jobs citing BDD 144 90 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.39% 1.72% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% 2.03% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 112 85 75
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £59,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
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
3739 4433 4869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 87.94% 84.89% 82.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2907 3452 3231
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £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 24 September 2016.

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 24 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +65 91 £45,000 - 8
Maidenhead +22 29 £42,000 -13.84% 1
Newbury -19 11 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Bracknell +2 8 £45,000 -23.40% 4
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, 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.

1 232 (87.88%) Agile Software Development
2 216 (81.82%) TDD
3 151 (57.20%) Java
4 144 (54.55%) Scrum
5 89 (33.71%) Continuous Integration
6 84 (31.82%) Linux
7 75 (28.41%) C#
8 74 (28.03%) .NET
8 74 (28.03%) Git (software)
9 68 (25.76%) JavaScript
10 63 (23.86%) MVC
11 62 (23.48%) Windows
12 59 (22.35%) Data Loss Prevention
13 57 (21.59%) OO
14 56 (21.21%) RESTful
15 55 (20.83%) JIRA
16 54 (20.45%) HTML
16 54 (20.45%) Jenkins
17 51 (19.32%) Software Engineering
17 51 (19.32%) Cucumber
18 50 (18.94%) Selenium
18 50 (18.94%) C++
19 47 (17.80%) OOP
19 47 (17.80%) Unix
20 46 (17.42%) SQL
20 46 (17.42%) SQL Server
20 46 (17.42%) Subversion
21 45 (17.05%) CSS
22 44 (16.67%) NoSQL
23 43 (16.29%) Ruby

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 12 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (3.41%) JBoss
3 7 (2.65%) Apache
4 6 (2.27%) WebLogic
5 5 (1.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (1.52%) CMS
6 4 (1.52%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.14%) Alfresco
7 3 (1.14%) Apache Spark
7 3 (1.14%) Confluence
8 2 (0.76%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.76%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.38%) Drupal
9 1 (0.38%) OpenStack
Applications
1 19 (7.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.52%) IaaS
2 4 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.52%) PaaS
3 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (11.36%) SMTP
2 17 (6.44%) Internet
3 5 (1.89%) HTTP
4 2 (0.76%) GSM
4 2 (0.76%) LTE
4 2 (0.76%) UMTS
5 1 (0.38%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (17.42%) SQL Server
2 44 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 28 (10.61%) SQL Server 2014
4 25 (9.47%) MySQL
5 23 (8.71%) MongoDB
6 15 (5.68%) Apache Cassandra
6 15 (5.68%) Big Data
7 9 (3.41%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.89%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.14%) HBase
10 3 (1.14%) Neo4j
10 3 (1.14%) Pentaho
10 3 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.14%) Redis
11 2 (0.76%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.76%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.38%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 74 (28.03%) Git (software)
2 55 (20.83%) JIRA
3 54 (20.45%) Jenkins
4 51 (19.32%) Cucumber
5 50 (18.94%) Selenium
6 46 (17.42%) Subversion
7 33 (12.50%) Eclipse
8 23 (8.71%) PHPUnit
9 18 (6.82%) JUnit
10 17 (6.44%) Mockito
11 16 (6.06%) Maven
12 12 (4.55%) Ant
13 9 (3.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 9 (3.41%) SonarQube
13 9 (3.41%) Sonatype Nexus
13 9 (3.41%) TeamCity
14 8 (3.03%) JMeter
15 7 (2.65%) Zephyr
16 6 (2.27%) HP UFT
16 6 (2.27%) SoapUI
General
1 32 (12.12%) Finance
2 18 (6.82%) Publishing
2 18 (6.82%) Retail
3 12 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 11 (4.17%) Advertising
5 10 (3.79%) Electronics
5 10 (3.79%) Games
6 7 (2.65%) Music Industry
7 5 (1.89%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.89%) Marketing
8 4 (1.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 121 (45.83%) Developer
2 52 (19.70%) .NET Developer
3 44 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 38 (14.39%) Tester
5 36 (13.64%) Automation Tester
6 33 (12.50%) Java Engineer
7 32 (12.12%) Linux Engineer
8 31 (11.74%) Web Tester
9 30 (11.36%) PHP Developer
10 29 (10.98%) Web Automation Tester
11 27 (10.23%) C# Developer
12 26 (9.85%) C# .NET Developer
12 26 (9.85%) Java Software Engineer
13 25 (9.47%) Java Automation Tester
14 22 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
14 22 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
14 22 (8.33%) Security Engineer
14 22 (8.33%) Unix Engineer
14 22 (8.33%) Unix Linux Engineer
14 22 (8.33%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (28.03%) .NET
2 56 (21.21%) RESTful
3 54 (20.45%) HTML
4 45 (17.05%) CSS
5 37 (14.02%) Web Services
6 35 (13.26%) ASP.NET
7 34 (12.88%) ASP.NET MVC
8 33 (12.50%) LAMP
9 28 (10.61%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 28 (10.61%) ASP.NET Web API
10 26 (9.85%) AngularJS
10 26 (9.85%) Gherkin
10 26 (9.85%) REST
11 25 (9.47%) .NET Framework
11 25 (9.47%) Symfony
12 24 (9.09%) Laravel
13 23 (8.71%) JSON
14 21 (7.95%) Ajax
14 21 (7.95%) WCF
15 20 (7.58%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.74%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (6.44%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.41%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.89%) Internet of Things
5 5 (1.89%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (1.14%) PMI
6 3 (1.14%) User Experience
6 3 (1.14%) Wiki
7 2 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.38%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.38%) iPad
8 1 (0.38%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.38%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 84 (31.82%) Linux
2 62 (23.48%) Windows
3 47 (17.80%) Unix
4 13 (4.92%) Ubuntu
5 10 (3.79%) Debian
5 10 (3.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.14%) CentOS
7 2 (0.76%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 232 (87.88%) Agile Software Development
2 216 (81.82%) TDD
3 144 (54.55%) Scrum
4 89 (33.71%) Continuous Integration
5 63 (23.86%) MVC
6 59 (22.35%) Data Loss Prevention
7 57 (21.59%) OO
8 51 (19.32%) Software Engineering
9 47 (17.80%) OOP
10 38 (14.39%) Automation Testing
10 38 (14.39%) Mentoring
11 34 (12.88%) SDLC
12 33 (12.50%) Configuration Management
12 33 (12.50%) Web Application Development
13 31 (11.74%) High Availability
14 30 (11.36%) DevOps
15 26 (9.85%) Multithreading
15 26 (9.85%) Open Source
15 26 (9.85%) Test Automation
16 25 (9.47%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 151 (57.20%) Java
2 75 (28.41%) C#
3 68 (25.76%) JavaScript
4 50 (18.94%) C++
5 46 (17.42%) SQL
6 43 (16.29%) Ruby
7 42 (15.91%) Bash Shell
7 42 (15.91%) PHP
8 34 (12.88%) Python
9 23 (8.71%) C
10 19 (7.20%) Perl
11 15 (5.68%) Groovy
12 14 (5.30%) T-SQL
13 11 (4.17%) PL/SQL
13 11 (4.17%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.52%) PowerShell
15 3 (1.14%) Jython
15 3 (1.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 25 (9.47%) Degree
2 7 (2.65%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.14%) ISEB
3 3 (1.14%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.14%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.14%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (15.53%) QA
2 5 (1.89%) ISO 14001
2 5 (1.89%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.52%) SDET
System Software
1 32 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (4.92%) VMware ESX
3 9 (3.41%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.89%) Firmware
5 2 (0.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.76%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 23 (8.71%) yum
2 9 (3.41%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (3.41%) Puppet
3 2 (0.76%) Ansible
3 2 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 33 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 32 (12.12%) VMware
3 14 (5.30%) Atlassian
4 10 (3.79%) Facebook
4 10 (3.79%) Red Hat
5 9 (3.41%) Coverity
6 8 (3.03%) HP
7 6 (2.27%) Oracle
8 5 (1.89%) Adobe
8 5 (1.89%) SAP
9 4 (1.52%) IBM
10 3 (1.14%) Talend
10 3 (1.14%) webMethods
11 2 (0.76%) Capita
12 1 (0.38%) Google
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Annual Bonus 10%, Full Company Pensi
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: Market related
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: 35,000 - 40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Optima Connections
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Client Server
Salary: £25,000 to £40,000 + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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