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

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 95 117 178
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +61
Permanent jobs citing BDD 127 114 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.83% 2.25% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.24% 2.64% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 119 92 45
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,585 £62,000 £66,500
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
3925 4317 4509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 87.49% 85.16% 80.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3094 3147 3142
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £71,450 £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 1 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 1 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 +10 56 £50,000 +14.28% 7
Maidenhead +23 28 £40,000 -27.27% 2
Newbury +2 14 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Bracknell -11 13 £35,000 -39.13%
Slough - 7 £42,500 -
Wokingham -14 3 £50,000 +5.26%
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 206 (84.77%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (67.08%) TDD
3 137 (56.38%) Java
4 99 (40.74%) Scrum
5 92 (37.86%) Continuous Integration
6 81 (33.33%) Linux
7 79 (32.51%) C#
8 73 (30.04%) Windows
9 70 (28.81%) .NET
10 63 (25.93%) JavaScript
11 62 (25.51%) SQL
12 61 (25.10%) JIRA
12 61 (25.10%) Selenium
13 55 (22.63%) Software Engineering
14 53 (21.81%) OO
14 53 (21.81%) Git (software)
15 51 (20.99%) QA
16 50 (20.58%) HTML
17 49 (20.16%) Subversion
18 48 (19.75%) Test Automation
19 47 (19.34%) Finance
19 47 (19.34%) CSS
19 47 (19.34%) OOP
20 45 (18.52%) Unix
21 44 (18.11%) Web Services
21 44 (18.11%) Jenkins
22 43 (17.70%) RESTful
23 42 (17.28%) Cucumber
24 40 (16.46%) MVC
25 37 (15.23%) SQL Server

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 (5.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 9 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (2.88%) Apache
4 5 (2.06%) Drupal
4 5 (2.06%) Umbraco
5 4 (1.65%) Apache Spark
6 3 (1.23%) Apache Pig
6 3 (1.23%) JBoss
6 3 (1.23%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.82%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.41%) Confluence
8 1 (0.41%) IIS
Applications
1 27 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.82%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.53%) Internet
1 11 (4.53%) SMTP
2 9 (3.70%) GSM
2 9 (3.70%) LTE
2 9 (3.70%) UMTS
3 3 (1.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (15.23%) SQL Server
2 32 (13.17%) MySQL
3 23 (9.47%) SQL Server 2014
4 18 (7.41%) NoSQL
5 13 (5.35%) MongoDB
6 12 (4.94%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (2.47%) Big Data
8 5 (2.06%) HBase
9 4 (1.65%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.65%) Redis
10 3 (1.23%) Apache Hive
10 3 (1.23%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.23%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 61 (25.10%) JIRA
1 61 (25.10%) Selenium
2 53 (21.81%) Git (software)
3 49 (20.16%) Subversion
4 44 (18.11%) Jenkins
5 42 (17.28%) Cucumber
6 23 (9.47%) Eclipse
7 14 (5.76%) Maven
8 13 (5.35%) gulp
8 13 (5.35%) HP UFT
8 13 (5.35%) PHPUnit
9 12 (4.94%) JBehave
9 12 (4.94%) Ranorex
9 12 (4.94%) RSpec
10 10 (4.12%) JUnit
10 10 (4.12%) SonarQube
11 8 (3.29%) JMeter
11 8 (3.29%) SpecFlow
12 7 (2.88%) WebDriver
13 6 (2.47%) TeamCity
General
1 47 (19.34%) Finance
2 31 (12.76%) Telecoms
3 23 (9.47%) Retail
4 14 (5.76%) Games
5 12 (4.94%) Banking
6 10 (4.12%) Publishing
7 8 (3.29%) Marketing
8 7 (2.88%) Electronics
8 7 (2.88%) Manufacturing
8 7 (2.88%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.41%) Advertising
9 1 (0.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 97 (39.92%) Developer
2 49 (20.16%) Software Engineer
3 46 (18.93%) .NET Developer
4 30 (12.35%) C# .NET Developer
4 30 (12.35%) C# Developer
4 30 (12.35%) Tester
5 29 (11.93%) Automation Tester
6 27 (11.11%) Java Engineer
7 26 (10.70%) Linux Engineer
8 24 (9.88%) C++ Software Engineer
8 24 (9.88%) QA Tester
9 23 (9.47%) Java Software Engineer
9 23 (9.47%) QA Automation Tester
10 22 (9.05%) Security Engineer
11 21 (8.64%) Senior Software Engineer
11 21 (8.64%) Unix Engineer
11 21 (8.64%) Unix Linux Engineer
11 21 (8.64%) Unix Security Engineer
11 21 (8.64%) Web Engineer
12 20 (8.23%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (28.81%) .NET
2 50 (20.58%) HTML
3 47 (19.34%) CSS
4 44 (18.11%) Web Services
5 43 (17.70%) RESTful
6 36 (14.81%) ASP.NET
7 35 (14.40%) AngularJS
8 29 (11.93%) ASP.NET MVC
9 26 (10.70%) JSON
10 23 (9.47%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 22 (9.05%) ASP.NET Web API
11 22 (9.05%) LAMP
12 21 (8.64%) Ajax
13 20 (8.23%) CSS3
13 20 (8.23%) HTML5
14 19 (7.82%) jQuery
15 18 (7.41%) KnockoutJS
16 17 (7.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 14 (5.76%) Gherkin
17 14 (5.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.17%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.29%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.23%) PMI
4 3 (1.23%) User Experience
5 2 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (0.82%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.41%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.41%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.41%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.41%) Replication
6 1 (0.41%) Streaming Music
6 1 (0.41%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 81 (33.33%) Linux
2 73 (30.04%) Windows
3 45 (18.52%) Unix
4 5 (2.06%) Debian
4 5 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (2.06%) Ubuntu
5 4 (1.65%) Android
5 4 (1.65%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.41%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (84.77%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (67.08%) TDD
3 99 (40.74%) Scrum
4 92 (37.86%) Continuous Integration
5 55 (22.63%) Software Engineering
6 53 (21.81%) OO
7 48 (19.75%) Test Automation
8 47 (19.34%) OOP
9 40 (16.46%) MVC
10 29 (11.93%) Web Testing
11 28 (11.52%) High Availability
12 26 (10.70%) Unit Testing
13 25 (10.29%) Mentoring
14 23 (9.47%) API Testing
14 23 (9.47%) DevOps
14 23 (9.47%) Web Application Development
15 21 (8.64%) Low Latency
15 21 (8.64%) Multithreading
15 21 (8.64%) SDLC
16 18 (7.41%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 137 (56.38%) Java
2 79 (32.51%) C#
3 63 (25.93%) JavaScript
4 62 (25.51%) SQL
5 34 (13.99%) C++
6 32 (13.17%) Bash Shell
7 31 (12.76%) PHP
8 23 (9.47%) Ruby
9 17 (7.00%) Python
10 12 (4.94%) C
10 12 (4.94%) Groovy
11 10 (4.12%) Perl
12 7 (2.88%) Shell Script
13 6 (2.47%) T-SQL
14 4 (1.65%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.65%) Scala
15 3 (1.23%) Apple Swift
15 3 (1.23%) Objective-C
15 3 (1.23%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.82%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 20 (8.23%) Degree
2 15 (6.17%) ISTQB
3 12 (4.94%) ISEB
4 3 (1.23%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.82%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.82%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (20.99%) QA
2 5 (2.06%) SLA
3 2 (0.82%) SDET
System Software
1 16 (6.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.47%) VMware ESX
3 5 (2.06%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.23%) HDFS
5 1 (0.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 11 (4.53%) yum
2 5 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (2.06%) Puppet
3 2 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.41%) Ansible
Vendors
1 28 (11.52%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.82%) Atlassian
3 16 (6.58%) VMware
4 14 (5.76%) Adobe
5 13 (5.35%) Oracle
6 8 (3.29%) HP
7 7 (2.88%) SAP
8 5 (2.06%) Coverity
8 5 (2.06%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.65%) IBM
10 3 (1.23%) webMethods
11 2 (0.82%) Capita
11 2 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.41%) Google
12 1 (0.41%) Xamarin
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
PRUDENTIAL
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
PRUDENTIAL
Posted: 5 days ago