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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 108 135 141
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +6
Permanent jobs citing BDD 120 91 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.50% 1.69% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% 2.01% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 108 82 85
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,900 £42,500 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £64,500 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,025 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+10.06% -2.43%
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
4126 4526 4623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 86.03% 84.19% 80.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3325 3217 3328
Median salary £51,000 £54,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +13.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +40 55 £50,000 +5.26% 9
Maidenhead +28 27 £40,000 -17.94%
Newbury +5 27 £57,500 +9.52% 2
Bracknell -11 5 £37,500 -34.78% 4
Slough - 2 £42,500 - 1
Wokingham -21 1 £47,500 +5.55% 1
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 173 (86.07%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (61.69%) TDD
3 115 (57.21%) Java
4 101 (50.25%) C#
5 83 (41.29%) .NET
6 79 (39.30%) Continuous Integration
7 75 (37.31%) Scrum
8 73 (36.32%) SQL
9 68 (33.83%) Windows
10 62 (30.85%) Web Services
10 62 (30.85%) Finance
11 57 (28.36%) Linux
12 56 (27.86%) Selenium
13 55 (27.36%) Software Engineering
14 53 (26.37%) OOP
14 53 (26.37%) SQL Server
15 51 (25.37%) Test Automation
16 50 (24.88%) MS Excel
17 46 (22.89%) JavaScript
18 41 (20.40%) HTML
19 40 (19.90%) CSS
20 39 (19.40%) OO
20 39 (19.40%) ASP.NET
20 39 (19.40%) Microsoft
21 38 (18.91%) Degree
21 38 (18.91%) JIRA
22 36 (17.91%) Telecoms
22 36 (17.91%) Cucumber
23 35 (17.41%) Unix
24 34 (16.92%) QA

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 (5.97%) IIS
2 10 (4.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 6 (2.99%) Umbraco
4 5 (2.49%) Apache
4 5 (2.49%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.99%) Apache Pig
5 4 (1.99%) Drupal
6 3 (1.49%) Node.js
7 1 (0.50%) CMS
7 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.50%) JBoss
7 1 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 50 (24.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.47%) Internet
2 9 (4.48%) GSM
2 9 (4.48%) LTE
2 9 (4.48%) UMTS
3 5 (2.49%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (26.37%) SQL Server
2 29 (14.43%) MySQL
3 17 (8.46%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (2.99%) Big Data
4 6 (2.99%) HBase
5 5 (2.49%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (2.49%) Hadoop
5 5 (2.49%) Redis
6 4 (1.99%) Apache Hive
6 4 (1.99%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.99%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.99%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.99%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 56 (27.86%) Selenium
2 38 (18.91%) JIRA
3 36 (17.91%) Cucumber
4 32 (15.92%) Subversion
5 27 (13.43%) Git (software)
6 16 (7.96%) HP UFT
6 16 (7.96%) JBehave
6 16 (7.96%) Jenkins
6 16 (7.96%) Ranorex
6 16 (7.96%) RSpec
7 13 (6.47%) Eclipse
8 9 (4.48%) gulp
9 6 (2.99%) JUnit
9 6 (2.99%) Maven
9 6 (2.99%) SpecFlow
9 6 (2.99%) WebDriver
10 5 (2.49%) NUnit
10 5 (2.49%) SonarQube
10 5 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (2.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 62 (30.85%) Finance
2 36 (17.91%) Telecoms
3 18 (8.96%) Retail
4 16 (7.96%) Banking
4 16 (7.96%) Games
5 8 (3.98%) Marketing
6 6 (2.99%) Electronics
6 6 (2.99%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.49%) Advertising
8 1 (0.50%) Law
8 1 (0.50%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 90 (44.78%) Developer
2 61 (30.35%) .NET Developer
3 53 (26.37%) C# Developer
4 51 (25.37%) C# .NET Developer
5 47 (23.38%) Software Engineer
6 23 (11.44%) Java Engineer
7 21 (10.45%) Agile .NET Developer
7 21 (10.45%) Agile C# Developer
7 21 (10.45%) Agile Developer
7 21 (10.45%) ASP.NET Developer
7 21 (10.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 21 (10.45%) Senior Software Engineer
8 20 (9.95%) Automation Test Lead
9 19 (9.45%) C++ Software Engineer
9 19 (9.45%) Java Software Engineer
9 19 (9.45%) Security Engineer
10 18 (8.96%) Automation Tester
10 18 (8.96%) Tester
11 17 (8.46%) C# Software Developer
11 17 (8.46%) QA Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (41.29%) .NET
2 62 (30.85%) Web Services
3 41 (20.40%) HTML
4 40 (19.90%) CSS
5 39 (19.40%) ASP.NET
6 26 (12.94%) RESTful
7 25 (12.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 24 (11.94%) AngularJS
9 21 (10.45%) Ajax
10 17 (8.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 17 (8.46%) ASP.NET Web API
11 16 (7.96%) jQuery
12 15 (7.46%) CSS3
12 15 (7.46%) HTML5
12 15 (7.46%) KnockoutJS
12 15 (7.46%) WPF
12 15 (7.46%) XML
13 14 (6.97%) LINQ
13 14 (6.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 12 (5.97%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.44%) Computer Science
2 10 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (1.99%) Streaming Music
4 3 (1.49%) Blog
4 3 (1.49%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.00%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.00%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.00%) User Experience
6 1 (0.50%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.50%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.50%) PMI
6 1 (0.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 68 (33.83%) Windows
2 57 (28.36%) Linux
3 35 (17.41%) Unix
4 4 (1.99%) Android
4 4 (1.99%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.50%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (86.07%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (61.69%) TDD
3 79 (39.30%) Continuous Integration
4 75 (37.31%) Scrum
5 55 (27.36%) Software Engineering
6 53 (26.37%) OOP
7 51 (25.37%) Test Automation
8 39 (19.40%) OO
9 27 (13.43%) Web Testing
10 26 (12.94%) API Testing
10 26 (12.94%) MVC
11 18 (8.96%) Unit Testing
11 18 (8.96%) Web Application Development
12 17 (8.46%) High Availability
13 16 (7.96%) Kanban
13 16 (7.96%) Logistics
13 16 (7.96%) Low Latency
13 16 (7.96%) Multithreading
14 14 (6.97%) Fraud Detection
14 14 (6.97%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 115 (57.21%) Java
2 101 (50.25%) C#
3 73 (36.32%) SQL
4 46 (22.89%) JavaScript
5 25 (12.44%) C++
6 12 (5.97%) C
7 11 (5.47%) PHP
7 11 (5.47%) Ruby
8 8 (3.98%) Bash Shell
9 7 (3.48%) Groovy
10 5 (2.49%) Scala
10 5 (2.49%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.99%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.49%) Apple Swift
12 3 (1.49%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.49%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.00%) Apex Code
13 2 (1.00%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 38 (18.91%) Degree
2 11 (5.47%) ISEB
3 10 (4.98%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.50%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (16.92%) QA
2 5 (2.49%) SLA
3 2 (1.00%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (1.99%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 39 (19.40%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.46%) Oracle
3 10 (4.98%) Adobe
3 10 (4.98%) Atlassian
4 6 (2.99%) SAP
5 2 (1.00%) Capita
5 2 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.50%) Google
6 1 (0.50%) HP
6 1 (0.50%) hybris
6 1 (0.50%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.50%) Xamarin
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