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

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 108 125 156
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +31
Permanent jobs citing BDD 114 100 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.57% 2.00% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.95% 2.37% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 101 86 64
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 £37,500 £36,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £64,250
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
3864 4227 4473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 86.99% 84.49% 80.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3079 3050 3155
Median salary £50,000 £53,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.54% +9.18%
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 31 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 31 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 +16 47 £50,000 +8.10% 5
Maidenhead +31 26 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Newbury +1 16 £57,500 +12.19% 3
Bracknell -15 12 £37,500 -34.78% 2
Slough - 6 £42,500 - 1
Wokingham -17 3 £50,000 +5.26%
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 174 (83.65%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (60.58%) TDD
3 114 (54.81%) Java
4 87 (41.83%) C#
5 74 (35.58%) Continuous Integration
6 73 (35.10%) .NET
7 69 (33.17%) Scrum
8 66 (31.73%) SQL
8 66 (31.73%) Linux
9 65 (31.25%) Windows
10 62 (29.81%) Selenium
11 54 (25.96%) Software Engineering
11 54 (25.96%) JavaScript
12 53 (25.48%) Finance
13 51 (24.52%) Web Services
13 51 (24.52%) Test Automation
14 47 (22.60%) QA
15 46 (22.12%) JIRA
15 46 (22.12%) OOP
16 44 (21.15%) OO
17 43 (20.67%) HTML
17 43 (20.67%) SQL Server
18 41 (19.71%) CSS
19 39 (18.75%) ASP.NET
19 39 (18.75%) Unix
20 37 (17.79%) Cucumber
21 36 (17.31%) MS Excel
22 35 (16.83%) Subversion
22 35 (16.83%) RESTful
23 34 (16.35%) Git (software)

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 11 (5.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 7 (3.37%) Node.js
3 6 (2.88%) Umbraco
4 5 (2.40%) Drupal
5 4 (1.92%) IIS
6 3 (1.44%) Apache
7 2 (0.96%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.96%) JBoss
7 2 (0.96%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.48%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.48%) CMS
8 1 (0.48%) Confluence
8 1 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 36 (17.31%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.29%) Internet
2 9 (4.33%) GSM
2 9 (4.33%) LTE
2 9 (4.33%) UMTS
3 5 (2.40%) SMTP
4 3 (1.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (20.67%) SQL Server
2 33 (15.87%) MySQL
3 21 (10.10%) SQL Server 2014
4 9 (4.33%) NoSQL
5 6 (2.88%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.44%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (1.44%) Big Data
6 3 (1.44%) HBase
6 3 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.96%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.96%) Redis
8 1 (0.48%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.48%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.48%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 62 (29.81%) Selenium
2 46 (22.12%) JIRA
3 37 (17.79%) Cucumber
4 35 (16.83%) Subversion
5 34 (16.35%) Git (software)
6 22 (10.58%) Jenkins
7 14 (6.73%) Eclipse
7 14 (6.73%) HP UFT
7 14 (6.73%) JBehave
7 14 (6.73%) Ranorex
7 14 (6.73%) RSpec
8 10 (4.81%) gulp
9 8 (3.85%) Maven
9 8 (3.85%) SpecFlow
9 8 (3.85%) WebDriver
10 5 (2.40%) JMeter
10 5 (2.40%) JUnit
10 5 (2.40%) SonarQube
11 4 (1.92%) eggPlant
11 4 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 53 (25.48%) Finance
2 34 (16.35%) Telecoms
3 23 (11.06%) Retail
4 14 (6.73%) Banking
4 14 (6.73%) Games
5 9 (4.33%) Marketing
6 7 (3.37%) Electronics
6 7 (3.37%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.40%) Music Industry
8 2 (0.96%) Publishing
9 1 (0.48%) Advertising
9 1 (0.48%) Law
Job Titles
1 85 (40.87%) Developer
2 54 (25.96%) .NET Developer
3 46 (22.12%) Software Engineer
4 39 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
4 39 (18.75%) C# Developer
5 26 (12.50%) Java Engineer
6 24 (11.54%) Automation Tester
6 24 (11.54%) Tester
7 23 (11.06%) C++ Software Engineer
8 22 (10.58%) Java Software Engineer
8 22 (10.58%) QA Automation Tester
8 22 (10.58%) QA Tester
9 21 (10.10%) Security Engineer
10 20 (9.62%) Linux Engineer
10 20 (9.62%) Selenium Automation Tester
10 20 (9.62%) Senior Software Engineer
10 20 (9.62%) Unix Engineer
10 20 (9.62%) Unix Linux Engineer
10 20 (9.62%) Unix Security Engineer
10 20 (9.62%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (35.10%) .NET
2 51 (24.52%) Web Services
3 43 (20.67%) HTML
4 41 (19.71%) CSS
5 39 (18.75%) ASP.NET
6 35 (16.83%) RESTful
7 30 (14.42%) AngularJS
8 28 (13.46%) ASP.NET MVC
9 21 (10.10%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 20 (9.62%) ASP.NET Web API
11 19 (9.13%) Ajax
12 17 (8.17%) jQuery
12 17 (8.17%) KnockoutJS
13 16 (7.69%) CSS3
13 16 (7.69%) HTML5
13 16 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 15 (7.21%) JSON
15 13 (6.25%) LINQ
16 12 (5.77%) WPF
16 12 (5.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.13%) Computer Science
2 14 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.44%) PMI
3 3 (1.44%) User Experience
4 2 (0.96%) Mobile App
4 2 (0.96%) Streaming Music
5 1 (0.48%) Blog
5 1 (0.48%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.48%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.48%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.48%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.48%) Replication
5 1 (0.48%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 66 (31.73%) Linux
2 65 (31.25%) Windows
3 39 (18.75%) Unix
4 4 (1.92%) Android
4 4 (1.92%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.48%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (83.65%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (60.58%) TDD
3 74 (35.58%) Continuous Integration
4 69 (33.17%) Scrum
5 54 (25.96%) Software Engineering
6 51 (24.52%) Test Automation
7 46 (22.12%) OOP
8 44 (21.15%) OO
9 32 (15.38%) MVC
10 29 (13.94%) Web Testing
11 25 (12.02%) High Availability
12 24 (11.54%) API Testing
13 22 (10.58%) Web Application Development
14 20 (9.62%) Low Latency
14 20 (9.62%) Multithreading
15 17 (8.17%) Cross-Platform Development
15 17 (8.17%) Mentoring
15 17 (8.17%) Unit Testing
16 16 (7.69%) SDLC
17 14 (6.73%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 114 (54.81%) Java
2 87 (41.83%) C#
3 66 (31.73%) SQL
4 54 (25.96%) JavaScript
5 23 (11.06%) C++
6 16 (7.69%) PHP
7 15 (7.21%) Ruby
8 13 (6.25%) Bash Shell
9 7 (3.37%) C
9 7 (3.37%) Groovy
10 5 (2.40%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.44%) Apple Swift
11 3 (1.44%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.44%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.44%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.96%) Apex Code
12 2 (0.96%) Python
12 2 (0.96%) Scala
13 1 (0.48%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (12.50%) Degree
2 15 (7.21%) ISTQB
3 12 (5.77%) ISEB
4 3 (1.44%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.96%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.96%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (22.60%) QA
2 5 (2.40%) SLA
3 2 (0.96%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (1.44%) VMware ESX
1 3 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.48%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.44%) yum
2 1 (0.48%) Ansible
2 1 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (15.87%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.25%) Oracle
3 11 (5.29%) Adobe
3 11 (5.29%) Atlassian
4 7 (3.37%) SAP
5 6 (2.88%) HP
6 4 (1.92%) IBM
7 3 (1.44%) VMware
7 3 (1.44%) webMethods
8 2 (0.96%) Capita
8 2 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.48%) Google
9 1 (0.48%) hybris
9 1 (0.48%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.48%) Xamarin
Maidenhead
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000-70,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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CGI
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
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