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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 129 147 148
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +1
Permanent jobs citing BDD 101 87 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.76% 1.50% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 1.91% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 96 84 81
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £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
4594 4565 4149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.84% 78.94% 77.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3161 3311 3374
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +18 46 £60,000 -7.69% 2
Maidenhead +8 13 £37,500 -21.05%
Wokingham +4 12 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Newbury +11 10 £48,750 -15.21% 2
Hungerford - 8 £32,500 - 1
Slough -14 4 £55,000 -21.42%
Windsor -15 1 £45,000 -33.33%
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 183 (98.92%) Agile Software Development
2 164 (88.65%) TDD
3 101 (54.59%) Scrum
4 96 (51.89%) MVC
5 78 (42.16%) C#
5 78 (42.16%) Java
6 74 (40.00%) .NET
7 71 (38.38%) SQL Server
8 68 (36.76%) Git (software)
9 64 (34.59%) ASP.NET
9 64 (34.59%) ASP.NET MVC
10 62 (33.51%) JavaScript
11 60 (32.43%) Spring
12 59 (31.89%) Selenium
13 55 (29.73%) HTML
13 55 (29.73%) J2EE
14 53 (28.65%) jQuery
15 52 (28.11%) WCF
16 50 (27.03%) Web Services
17 49 (26.49%) SQL
17 49 (26.49%) CSS
17 49 (26.49%) Web Application Development
18 47 (25.41%) SAP
19 46 (24.86%) XML
19 46 (24.86%) Linux
19 46 (24.86%) E-Commerce
19 46 (24.86%) Telecoms
19 46 (24.86%) Mentoring
20 43 (23.24%) Degree
21 42 (22.70%) MySQL

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 39 (21.08%) Tomcat
2 38 (20.54%) Apache
3 37 (20.00%) Apache Solr
4 20 (10.81%) Node.js
5 13 (7.03%) Drupal
6 4 (2.16%) Confluence
7 1 (0.54%) IIS
7 1 (0.54%) JBoss
7 1 (0.54%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.54%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (0.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.70%) SaaS
3 3 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 38 (20.54%) HTTP
2 13 (7.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (38.38%) SQL Server
2 42 (22.70%) MySQL
3 33 (17.84%) NoSQL
4 10 (5.41%) MongoDB
5 7 (3.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.70%) RavenDB
6 5 (2.70%) Hadoop
6 5 (2.70%) CouchDB
7 4 (2.16%) SAP BW
7 4 (2.16%) DataStage
7 4 (2.16%) SQLPlus
7 4 (2.16%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (2.16%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.08%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 68 (36.76%) Git (software)
2 59 (31.89%) Selenium
3 37 (20.00%) Mockito
4 17 (9.19%) Rhino Mocks
4 17 (9.19%) Moq
4 17 (9.19%) NUnit
5 13 (7.03%) JIRA
6 12 (6.49%) Jenkins
7 11 (5.95%) Cucumber
8 7 (3.78%) WebDriver
8 7 (3.78%) PHPUnit
9 6 (3.24%) RSpec
10 5 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (2.70%) SoapUI
10 5 (2.70%) FitNesse
10 5 (2.70%) Visual Studio
11 4 (2.16%) Toad
11 4 (2.16%) Subversion
11 4 (2.16%) eggPlant
11 4 (2.16%) LoadUI
General
1 46 (24.86%) Telecoms
2 41 (22.16%) Finance
3 16 (8.65%) Games
4 7 (3.78%) Publishing
5 6 (3.24%) Music Industry
6 2 (1.08%) Retail
7 1 (0.54%) Marketing
7 1 (0.54%) Electronics
7 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 118 (63.78%) Developer
2 64 (34.59%) .NET Developer
3 38 (20.54%) Java Developer
4 37 (20.00%) Java Consultant
4 37 (20.00%) Consultant
5 30 (16.22%) Senior Developer
6 24 (12.97%) Architect
7 23 (12.43%) Analyst
8 18 (9.73%) Solutions Architect
8 18 (9.73%) Java Architect
8 18 (9.73%) Solutions Consultant
8 18 (9.73%) Java Solutions Architect
9 16 (8.65%) Senior Java Developer
10 14 (7.57%) Tester
11 13 (7.03%) Junior
12 9 (4.86%) Senior PHP Developer
12 9 (4.86%) PHP Developer
13 8 (4.32%) Junior .NET Developer
13 8 (4.32%) Automated Tester
13 8 (4.32%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (40.00%) .NET
2 64 (34.59%) ASP.NET
2 64 (34.59%) ASP.NET MVC
3 60 (32.43%) Spring
4 55 (29.73%) J2EE
4 55 (29.73%) HTML
5 53 (28.65%) jQuery
6 52 (28.11%) WCF
7 50 (27.03%) Web Services
8 49 (26.49%) CSS
9 46 (24.86%) XML
10 38 (20.54%) XSLT
10 38 (20.54%) XHTML
11 37 (20.00%) JSP
11 37 (20.00%) Java EE
12 30 (16.22%) ASP.NET Web API
13 24 (12.97%) RESTful
14 22 (11.89%) LAMP
15 18 (9.73%) NHibernate
16 17 (9.19%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 42 (22.70%) iPad
2 38 (20.54%) Computer Science
3 37 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 37 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.24%) Streaming Music
5 4 (2.16%) Open Source
6 2 (1.08%) Wiki
6 2 (1.08%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.54%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.54%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.54%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 46 (24.86%) Linux
2 8 (4.32%) Windows
3 2 (1.08%) UNIX
3 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.54%) Solaris
4 1 (0.54%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (98.92%) Agile Software Development
2 164 (88.65%) TDD
3 101 (54.59%) Scrum
4 96 (51.89%) MVC
5 49 (26.49%) Web Application Development
6 46 (24.86%) Mentoring
6 46 (24.86%) E-Commerce
7 40 (21.62%) SOA
8 39 (21.08%) Extreme Programming
8 39 (21.08%) Unit Testing
9 37 (20.00%) DSDM
10 29 (15.68%) Kanban
11 25 (13.51%) OO
12 23 (12.43%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (9.73%) User Acceptance Testing
15 17 (9.19%) Automation Testing
16 14 (7.57%) CQRS
16 14 (7.57%) Domain-Driven Design
16 14 (7.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (42.16%) C#
1 78 (42.16%) Java
2 62 (33.51%) JavaScript
3 49 (26.49%) SQL
4 29 (15.68%) PHP
5 22 (11.89%) Ruby
6 4 (2.16%) PHP5
6 4 (2.16%) Python
7 3 (1.62%) Scala
7 3 (1.62%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.08%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.08%) Perl
8 2 (1.08%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.08%) Groovy
9 1 (0.54%) Clojure
9 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (23.24%) Degree
2 14 (7.57%) ISEB
3 13 (7.03%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.54%) MCTS
4 1 (0.54%) MCP
4 1 (0.54%) MCAD
4 1 (0.54%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (11.89%) QA
Vendors
1 47 (25.41%) SAP
2 42 (22.70%) hybris
3 8 (4.32%) Oracle
4 6 (3.24%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.16%) Zend
6 1 (0.54%) Telerik
6 1 (0.54%) Google
6 1 (0.54%) GigaSpaces
Reading, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hungerford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wokingham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury
People Source
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Newbury
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago