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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 65 141 131
Rank change year-on-year
+76 -10
Permanent jobs citing BDD 129 88 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.69% 1.73% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.31% 2.00% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 109 75 91
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
2995 4395 4731
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 85.62% 86.40% 85.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2331 3569 3458
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £35,000
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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +45 39 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Bracknell +3 15 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Wokingham - 13 £35,000 - 1
Maidenhead +4 11 £60,500 +42.35%
Windsor - 10 £57,500 - 1
Newbury -14 2 - - 1
Slough - 2 - -
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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.

1 212 (93.81%) Agile Software Development
2 202 (89.38%) TDD
3 111 (49.12%) Java
4 90 (39.82%) C#
5 86 (38.05%) Scrum
6 81 (35.84%) .NET
6 81 (35.84%) RESTful
7 74 (32.74%) Git (software)
8 71 (31.42%) JavaScript
9 64 (28.32%) MVC
10 62 (27.43%) NoSQL
11 60 (26.55%) ASP.NET
12 59 (26.11%) Continuous Integration
13 56 (24.78%) SQL Server
14 52 (23.01%) HTML
15 51 (22.57%) Node.js
16 49 (21.68%) ASP.NET Web API
16 49 (21.68%) Ruby
17 47 (20.80%) ASP.NET MVC
17 47 (20.80%) SQL
17 47 (20.80%) AngularJS
17 47 (20.80%) Jenkins
18 46 (20.35%) Web Application Development
18 46 (20.35%) Software Engineering
19 43 (19.03%) WCF
19 43 (19.03%) CSS
19 43 (19.03%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 40 (17.70%) SQL Server 2014
21 39 (17.26%) Selenium
22 36 (15.93%) .NET Framework

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 16 (7.08%) WebLogic
2 15 (6.64%) Confluence
3 8 (3.54%) CMS
4 6 (2.65%) JBoss
5 5 (2.21%) EPiServer
5 5 (2.21%) MQSeries
5 5 (2.21%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.77%) IIS
6 4 (1.77%) Oracle Service Bus
6 4 (1.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.44%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.44%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.44%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 2 (0.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.44%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 3 (1.33%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.33%) IaaS
3 3 (1.33%) PaaS
4 1 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.44%) AWS OpsWorks
4 1 (0.44%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.41%) SMTP
2 16 (7.08%) Internet
3 2 (0.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (27.43%) NoSQL
2 56 (24.78%) SQL Server
3 40 (17.70%) SQL Server 2014
4 22 (9.73%) Big Data
5 12 (5.31%) Hadoop
5 12 (5.31%) MongoDB
6 6 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.21%) Neo4j
7 5 (2.21%) Pentaho
8 4 (1.77%) DB2
9 2 (0.88%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.44%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.44%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 74 (32.74%) Git (software)
2 47 (20.80%) Jenkins
3 39 (17.26%) Selenium
4 35 (15.49%) Cucumber
5 27 (11.95%) JIRA
6 19 (8.41%) WebDriver
7 16 (7.08%) Eclipse
7 16 (7.08%) Maven
8 15 (6.64%) TeamCity
9 13 (5.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 13 (5.75%) Subversion
10 10 (4.42%) Appium
10 10 (4.42%) Protractor
11 7 (3.10%) Hudson
11 7 (3.10%) Sonatype Nexus
12 6 (2.65%) JUnit
12 6 (2.65%) PHPUnit
12 6 (2.65%) SpecFlow
12 6 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (2.21%) Mockito
General
1 16 (7.08%) Advertising
2 11 (4.87%) Games
2 11 (4.87%) Marketing
3 9 (3.98%) Retail
4 7 (3.10%) Finance
5 6 (2.65%) Electronics
5 6 (2.65%) Publishing
6 1 (0.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 149 (65.93%) Developer
2 53 (23.45%) .NET Developer
3 43 (19.03%) Java Developer
4 38 (16.81%) Software Engineer
5 29 (12.83%) Test Engineer
6 25 (11.06%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 25 (11.06%) Java Engineer
7 23 (10.18%) Java Software Engineer
8 21 (9.29%) C# Developer
9 20 (8.85%) Software Test Engineer
10 16 (7.08%) Senior Developer
11 15 (6.64%) Software Developer
12 14 (6.19%) Java Software Developer
13 13 (5.75%) Social Media Developer
14 12 (5.31%) Junior
14 12 (5.31%) Junior Software Engineer
15 10 (4.42%) Analyst
15 10 (4.42%) C++ Software Engineer
15 10 (4.42%) Junior Developer
15 10 (4.42%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (35.84%) .NET
1 81 (35.84%) RESTful
2 60 (26.55%) ASP.NET
3 52 (23.01%) HTML
4 51 (22.57%) Node.js
5 49 (21.68%) ASP.NET Web API
6 47 (20.80%) AngularJS
6 47 (20.80%) ASP.NET MVC
7 43 (19.03%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 43 (19.03%) CSS
7 43 (19.03%) WCF
8 36 (15.93%) .NET Framework
9 32 (14.16%) Web Services
10 30 (13.27%) Entity Framework
11 26 (11.50%) Code First Entity Framework
11 26 (11.50%) Spring
12 19 (8.41%) Spring Boot
13 17 (7.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 17 (7.52%) XML
14 15 (6.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.29%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (5.75%) BBC
2 13 (5.75%) Computer Science
2 13 (5.75%) Social Media
3 12 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.98%) Mobile App
5 8 (3.54%) iPad
6 6 (2.65%) Internet of Things
7 4 (1.77%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.44%) Bitcoin
8 1 (0.44%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.44%) User Experience
8 1 (0.44%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 31 (13.72%) Linux
2 22 (9.73%) Unix
3 15 (6.64%) Windows
4 5 (2.21%) CentOS
4 5 (2.21%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (93.81%) Agile Software Development
2 202 (89.38%) TDD
3 86 (38.05%) Scrum
4 64 (28.32%) MVC
5 59 (26.11%) Continuous Integration
6 46 (20.35%) Software Engineering
6 46 (20.35%) Web Application Development
7 32 (14.16%) Mentoring
8 30 (13.27%) SDLC
9 29 (12.83%) Microservices
10 28 (12.39%) SOA
11 27 (11.95%) OO
12 23 (10.18%) E-Commerce
12 23 (10.18%) Open Source
12 23 (10.18%) Web Development
13 22 (9.73%) DevOps
14 21 (9.29%) OOP
15 20 (8.85%) Kanban
16 19 (8.41%) Multithreading
17 18 (7.96%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 111 (49.12%) Java
2 90 (39.82%) C#
3 71 (31.42%) JavaScript
4 49 (21.68%) Ruby
5 47 (20.80%) SQL
6 28 (12.39%) C++
7 16 (7.08%) T-SQL
8 14 (6.19%) PL/SQL
9 13 (5.75%) Python
10 10 (4.42%) PHP
11 5 (2.21%) Jython
12 3 (1.33%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.33%) Groovy
13 2 (0.88%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (7.08%) Degree
2 5 (2.21%) SC Cleared
2 5 (2.21%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.88%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.44%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.96%) QA
2 6 (2.65%) ISO 14001
2 6 (2.65%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.77%) SDET
4 3 (1.33%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 8 (3.54%) Docker
2 6 (2.65%) Firmware
3 1 (0.44%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (7.96%) Ansible
2 8 (3.54%) Puppet
3 5 (2.21%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.88%) yum
Vendors
1 29 (12.83%) Facebook
2 26 (11.50%) Microsoft
3 19 (8.41%) Google
3 19 (8.41%) Salesforce.com
4 13 (5.75%) Apple
4 13 (5.75%) Sony
4 13 (5.75%) Yahoo!
5 5 (2.21%) Talend
6 4 (1.77%) Oracle
7 1 (0.44%) Adobe
7 1 (0.44%) ATG
7 1 (0.44%) hybris
7 1 (0.44%) SAP
7 1 (0.44%) VMware
7 1 (0.44%) Zend
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