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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 106 141 142
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +1
Permanent jobs citing BDD 92 109 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.23% 1.83% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.60% 2.11% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 74 99 85
Median salary £41,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £83,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
3538 5156 4956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 85.75% 86.41% 84.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2645 4178 3315
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £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 5 December 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 5 December 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 53 £37,500 -25.00% 7
Maidenhead +12 15 £41,500 -2.35%
Bracknell +14 11 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Slough +27 4 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Wokingham +10 2 £35,000 -24.32% 1
Newbury -15 2 £52,500 - 2
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 224 (92.56%) Agile Software Development
2 220 (90.91%) TDD
3 140 (57.85%) Java
4 127 (52.48%) Scrum
5 85 (35.12%) JavaScript
5 85 (35.12%) Git (software)
6 74 (30.58%) RESTful
6 74 (30.58%) .NET
7 71 (29.34%) Continuous Integration
8 69 (28.51%) C#
8 69 (28.51%) HTML
8 69 (28.51%) MVC
9 66 (27.27%) Linux
9 66 (27.27%) NoSQL
10 58 (23.97%) CSS
11 57 (23.55%) Ruby
12 54 (22.31%) Jenkins
13 52 (21.49%) C++
14 51 (21.07%) Data Loss Prevention
15 48 (19.83%) Cucumber
16 47 (19.42%) SQL Server
17 45 (18.60%) SQL
17 45 (18.60%) Software Engineering
18 44 (18.18%) Mentoring
19 43 (17.77%) JIRA
20 41 (16.94%) Web Application Development
21 39 (16.12%) SDLC
21 39 (16.12%) OO
22 38 (15.70%) ASP.NET
22 38 (15.70%) OOP

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 14 (5.79%) WebLogic
2 11 (4.55%) JBoss
3 9 (3.72%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (3.72%) Tomcat
4 8 (3.31%) Confluence
5 4 (1.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (1.65%) Apache
5 4 (1.65%) CMS
6 3 (1.24%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.41%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.41%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.41%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (2.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.65%) IaaS
2 4 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.65%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (14.88%) SMTP
2 18 (7.44%) Internet
3 3 (1.24%) HTTP
4 1 (0.41%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (27.27%) NoSQL
2 47 (19.42%) SQL Server
3 35 (14.46%) SQL Server 2014
4 21 (8.68%) Big Data
5 20 (8.26%) MongoDB
6 12 (4.96%) Hadoop
7 11 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (3.72%) MySQL
9 4 (1.65%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.24%) Neo4j
10 3 (1.24%) Pentaho
10 3 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.41%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.41%) Hazelcast
11 1 (0.41%) HBase
11 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.41%) Redis
11 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 85 (35.12%) Git (software)
2 54 (22.31%) Jenkins
3 48 (19.83%) Cucumber
4 43 (17.77%) JIRA
5 38 (15.70%) Subversion
6 36 (14.88%) Eclipse
7 29 (11.98%) Selenium
8 22 (9.09%) PHPUnit
9 18 (7.44%) JUnit
10 17 (7.02%) Maven
11 16 (6.61%) Mockito
12 11 (4.55%) Ant
12 11 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 11 (4.55%) TeamCity
13 8 (3.31%) SonarQube
13 8 (3.31%) Sonatype Nexus
14 6 (2.48%) SoapUI
14 6 (2.48%) WebDriver
15 5 (2.07%) Zephyr
16 4 (1.65%) gulp
General
1 20 (8.26%) Advertising
2 17 (7.02%) Publishing
3 15 (6.20%) Finance
3 15 (6.20%) Games
4 9 (3.72%) Electronics
5 6 (2.48%) Retail
6 4 (1.65%) Marketing
7 3 (1.24%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.24%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.83%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 135 (55.79%) Developer
2 54 (22.31%) .NET Developer
3 38 (15.70%) Software Engineer
4 31 (12.81%) Java Engineer
5 30 (12.40%) Java Developer
6 27 (11.16%) PHP Developer
7 26 (10.74%) Tester
8 24 (9.92%) Automation Tester
8 24 (9.92%) Java Software Engineer
9 22 (9.09%) C# Developer
9 22 (9.09%) Web Tester
10 21 (8.68%) Agile Tester
10 21 (8.68%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 21 (8.68%) Linux Engineer
11 20 (8.26%) Web Automation Tester
12 18 (7.44%) DevOps Engineer
13 17 (7.02%) Java Automation Tester
14 16 (6.61%) C# .NET Developer
14 16 (6.61%) Security Tester
15 15 (6.20%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (30.58%) .NET
1 74 (30.58%) RESTful
2 69 (28.51%) HTML
3 58 (23.97%) CSS
4 38 (15.70%) .NET Framework
4 38 (15.70%) ASP.NET
5 36 (14.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 36 (14.88%) Node.js
6 35 (14.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 35 (14.46%) ASP.NET Web API
7 34 (14.05%) WCF
8 32 (13.22%) AngularJS
8 32 (13.22%) LAMP
9 31 (12.81%) Code First Entity Framework
9 31 (12.81%) Entity Framework
9 31 (12.81%) Web Services
10 26 (10.74%) Laravel
11 25 (10.33%) REST
12 24 (9.92%) Ajax
12 24 (9.92%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 38 (15.70%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (5.79%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.55%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.89%) Inversion of Control
6 6 (2.48%) Internet of Things
7 4 (1.65%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.83%) BBC
8 2 (0.83%) Social Media
8 2 (0.83%) Wiki
9 1 (0.41%) iPad
9 1 (0.41%) Streaming Video
9 1 (0.41%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.41%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 66 (27.27%) Linux
2 37 (15.29%) Unix
3 35 (14.46%) Windows
4 12 (4.96%) Ubuntu
5 9 (3.72%) Debian
5 9 (3.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.24%) CentOS
7 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (92.56%) Agile Software Development
2 220 (90.91%) TDD
3 127 (52.48%) Scrum
4 71 (29.34%) Continuous Integration
5 69 (28.51%) MVC
6 51 (21.07%) Data Loss Prevention
7 45 (18.60%) Software Engineering
8 44 (18.18%) Mentoring
9 41 (16.94%) Web Application Development
10 39 (16.12%) OO
10 39 (16.12%) SDLC
11 38 (15.70%) OOP
12 34 (14.05%) Automation Testing
13 27 (11.16%) Configuration Management
13 27 (11.16%) Open Source
14 23 (9.50%) Test Strategy
15 22 (9.09%) Multithreading
16 21 (8.68%) Analytics
16 21 (8.68%) DevOps
16 21 (8.68%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 140 (57.85%) Java
2 85 (35.12%) JavaScript
3 69 (28.51%) C#
4 57 (23.55%) Ruby
5 52 (21.49%) C++
6 45 (18.60%) SQL
7 37 (15.29%) PHP
8 36 (14.88%) Bash Shell
9 34 (14.05%) Python
10 19 (7.85%) C
11 17 (7.02%) Perl
11 17 (7.02%) T-SQL
12 16 (6.61%) PL/SQL
13 14 (5.79%) Groovy
14 10 (4.13%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.24%) Jython
16 1 (0.41%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.41%) Scala
Qualifications
1 22 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.26%) QA
2 6 (2.48%) ISO 14001
2 6 (2.48%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.65%) SDET
4 3 (1.24%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 27 (11.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (4.13%) VMware ESX
3 8 (3.31%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.48%) Firmware
5 1 (0.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.41%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 20 (8.26%) yum
2 8 (3.31%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (3.31%) Puppet
3 2 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.41%) Ansible
4 1 (0.41%) Terraform
Vendors
1 27 (11.16%) VMware
2 22 (9.09%) Facebook
2 22 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 12 (4.96%) Atlassian
4 9 (3.72%) Red Hat
5 8 (3.31%) Coverity
6 7 (2.89%) Google
7 4 (1.65%) Adobe
8 3 (1.24%) HP
8 3 (1.24%) Oracle
8 3 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.24%) SAP
8 3 (1.24%) Talend
9 2 (0.83%) Apple
9 2 (0.83%) Sony
9 2 (0.83%) Yahoo!
10 1 (0.41%) ATG
10 1 (0.41%) Zend
Reading, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus Full Bens and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Stott & May
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + full benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £450 - £451 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago