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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 83 111 160
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +49
Permanent jobs citing BDD 140 109 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.16% 2.18% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.59% 2.57% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 129 90 55
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,800
10% offered a salary of more than £58,350 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
3905 4234 4445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 88.13% 84.83% 80.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3088 3117 3047
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 £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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +30 74 £50,000 +17.64% 10
Maidenhead +18 29 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Newbury -11 13 £65,000 +30.00% 2
Bracknell -11 12 £35,000 -39.13%
Slough - 6 £42,500 - 1
Wokingham - 3 £50,000 - 1
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 230 (85.82%) Agile Software Development
2 189 (70.52%) TDD
3 157 (58.58%) Java
4 125 (46.64%) Scrum
5 103 (38.43%) Continuous Integration
6 91 (33.96%) Linux
7 78 (29.10%) C#
7 78 (29.10%) Windows
8 70 (26.12%) .NET
9 68 (25.37%) JavaScript
10 66 (24.63%) JIRA
11 65 (24.25%) Git (software)
12 63 (23.51%) Software Engineering
13 62 (23.13%) SQL
14 61 (22.76%) Selenium
15 58 (21.64%) Subversion
16 57 (21.27%) OO
17 56 (20.90%) HTML
18 54 (20.15%) OOP
18 54 (20.15%) QA
19 53 (19.78%) Jenkins
20 52 (19.40%) CSS
21 51 (19.03%) Unix
22 50 (18.66%) Data Loss Prevention
23 48 (17.91%) Cucumber
23 48 (17.91%) Finance
24 47 (17.54%) Web Services
24 47 (17.54%) Test Automation
25 46 (17.16%) MVC
26 45 (16.79%) RESTful

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 (4.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 12 (4.48%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (2.61%) Apache
3 5 (1.87%) Drupal
4 4 (1.49%) Apache Spark
4 4 (1.49%) JBoss
5 3 (1.12%) Apache Pig
5 3 (1.12%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.75%) Confluence
6 2 (0.75%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (0.75%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.75%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.37%) OpenStack
Applications
1 29 (10.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (3.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.75%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.37%) IaaS
2 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.72%) SMTP
2 11 (4.10%) Internet
3 9 (3.36%) GSM
3 9 (3.36%) LTE
3 9 (3.36%) UMTS
4 3 (1.12%) HTTP
5 1 (0.37%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (14.93%) SQL Server
2 32 (11.94%) MySQL
3 26 (9.70%) NoSQL
4 24 (8.96%) SQL Server 2014
5 18 (6.72%) MongoDB
6 16 (5.97%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (2.99%) Big Data
8 5 (1.87%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.87%) HBase
9 4 (1.49%) Redis
10 3 (1.12%) Apache Hive
10 3 (1.12%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.12%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.37%) Hazelcast
11 1 (0.37%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.37%) Pentaho
11 1 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 66 (24.63%) JIRA
2 65 (24.25%) Git (software)
3 61 (22.76%) Selenium
4 58 (21.64%) Subversion
5 53 (19.78%) Jenkins
6 48 (17.91%) Cucumber
7 28 (10.45%) Eclipse
8 18 (6.72%) Maven
8 18 (6.72%) PHPUnit
9 15 (5.60%) JUnit
10 14 (5.22%) HP UFT
10 14 (5.22%) SonarQube
11 12 (4.48%) JBehave
11 12 (4.48%) Ranorex
11 12 (4.48%) RSpec
12 11 (4.10%) gulp
13 10 (3.73%) TeamCity
14 9 (3.36%) Ant
14 9 (3.36%) Mockito
14 9 (3.36%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 48 (17.91%) Finance
2 31 (11.57%) Telecoms
3 24 (8.96%) Retail
4 15 (5.60%) Games
5 13 (4.85%) Publishing
6 12 (4.48%) Banking
7 10 (3.73%) Electronics
7 10 (3.73%) Marketing
8 9 (3.36%) Manufacturing
9 7 (2.61%) Music Industry
10 3 (1.12%) Advertising
11 1 (0.37%) Law
Job Titles
1 103 (38.43%) Developer
2 56 (20.90%) Software Engineer
3 45 (16.79%) .NET Developer
4 36 (13.43%) Tester
5 35 (13.06%) Automation Tester
6 32 (11.94%) Linux Engineer
7 31 (11.57%) Java Engineer
8 28 (10.45%) C# .NET Developer
8 28 (10.45%) C# Developer
9 27 (10.07%) Java Software Engineer
10 26 (9.70%) C++ Software Engineer
10 26 (9.70%) QA Tester
11 25 (9.33%) QA Automation Tester
11 25 (9.33%) Security Engineer
12 24 (8.96%) Unix Engineer
12 24 (8.96%) Unix Linux Engineer
12 24 (8.96%) Unix Security Engineer
12 24 (8.96%) Web Engineer
12 24 (8.96%) Web Tester
13 23 (8.58%) Web Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (26.12%) .NET
2 56 (20.90%) HTML
3 52 (19.40%) CSS
4 47 (17.54%) Web Services
5 45 (16.79%) RESTful
6 34 (12.69%) AngularJS
7 33 (12.31%) ASP.NET
8 31 (11.57%) JSON
9 30 (11.19%) ASP.NET MVC
10 27 (10.07%) Ajax
10 27 (10.07%) LAMP
11 24 (8.96%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 24 (8.96%) ASP.NET Web API
12 20 (7.46%) Gherkin
13 19 (7.09%) REST
14 18 (6.72%) CSS3
14 18 (6.72%) HTML5
14 18 (6.72%) KnockoutJS
15 17 (6.34%) Symfony
15 17 (6.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.34%) Computer Science
2 16 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (5.60%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.49%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.12%) PMI
5 3 (1.12%) User Experience
6 2 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (0.75%) Wiki
7 1 (0.37%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.37%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.37%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.37%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 91 (33.96%) Linux
2 78 (29.10%) Windows
3 51 (19.03%) Unix
4 9 (3.36%) Ubuntu
5 8 (2.99%) Debian
5 8 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.37%) Android
6 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.37%) CentOS
6 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (85.82%) Agile Software Development
2 189 (70.52%) TDD
3 125 (46.64%) Scrum
4 103 (38.43%) Continuous Integration
5 63 (23.51%) Software Engineering
6 57 (21.27%) OO
7 54 (20.15%) OOP
8 50 (18.66%) Data Loss Prevention
9 47 (17.54%) Test Automation
10 46 (17.16%) MVC
11 32 (11.94%) High Availability
11 32 (11.94%) Regression Testing
12 31 (11.57%) DevOps
12 31 (11.57%) Mentoring
13 28 (10.45%) Configuration Management
13 28 (10.45%) Unit Testing
14 27 (10.07%) Web Testing
15 26 (9.70%) SDLC
16 25 (9.33%) Automation Testing
16 25 (9.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 157 (58.58%) Java
2 78 (29.10%) C#
3 68 (25.37%) JavaScript
4 62 (23.13%) SQL
5 43 (16.04%) C++
6 41 (15.30%) Bash Shell
7 37 (13.81%) PHP
8 29 (10.82%) Ruby
9 24 (8.96%) Python
10 18 (6.72%) C
11 17 (6.34%) Groovy
11 17 (6.34%) Perl
12 10 (3.73%) Shell Script
13 9 (3.36%) T-SQL
14 7 (2.61%) PL/SQL
15 4 (1.49%) Scala
16 3 (1.12%) PowerShell
17 2 (0.75%) Apex Code
18 1 (0.37%) Jython
Qualifications
1 22 (8.21%) Degree
2 15 (5.60%) ISTQB
3 12 (4.48%) ISEB
4 3 (1.12%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.12%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.12%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (20.15%) QA
2 5 (1.87%) SLA
3 2 (0.75%) SDET
4 1 (0.37%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 27 (10.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (3.73%) VMware ESX
3 9 (3.36%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.12%) HDFS
5 1 (0.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.37%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 18 (6.72%) yum
2 9 (3.36%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (3.36%) Puppet
3 3 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.75%) Ansible
5 1 (0.37%) Terraform
Vendors
1 31 (11.57%) Microsoft
2 27 (10.07%) VMware
3 21 (7.84%) Atlassian
4 12 (4.48%) Adobe
4 12 (4.48%) Oracle
5 9 (3.36%) Coverity
5 9 (3.36%) HP
5 9 (3.36%) SAP
6 8 (2.99%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.49%) IBM
8 3 (1.12%) webMethods
9 2 (0.75%) Capita
9 2 (0.75%) Facebook
9 2 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.37%) Google
10 1 (0.37%) Talend
10 1 (0.37%) Xamarin
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