The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 114 171 174
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +3
Permanent jobs citing BDD 104 53 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.07% 0.94% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 1.22% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 85 50 48
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £73,750 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
4059 4352 4195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.87% 77.15% 75.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3024 2925 3237
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 August 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Berkshire

BDD
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +32 54 £42,500 -29.16% 5
Newbury +28 31 £50,000 -9.09% 10
Bracknell +26 9 £57,500 +4.54%
Maidenhead +1 4 £55,000 +37.50% 1
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing BDD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BDD.

1 170 (89.01%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (82.72%) TDD
3 138 (72.25%) C#
4 125 (65.45%) .NET
5 117 (61.26%) Scrum
6 79 (41.36%) SQL Server
7 76 (39.79%) ASP.NET
7 76 (39.79%) MVC
8 70 (36.65%) ASP.NET MVC
9 64 (33.51%) SQL
10 53 (27.75%) Continuous Integration
11 52 (27.23%) JavaScript
12 51 (26.70%) Java
12 51 (26.70%) Windows
13 49 (25.65%) Web Application Development
14 48 (25.13%) Unit Testing
15 44 (23.04%) Web Services
16 43 (22.51%) QA
17 41 (21.47%) Analytical Skills
18 38 (19.90%) jQuery
18 38 (19.90%) RESTful
18 38 (19.90%) Finance
19 36 (18.85%) Selenium
19 36 (18.85%) Automated Testing
20 34 (17.80%) Degree
20 34 (17.80%) Kanban
20 34 (17.80%) XML
21 33 (17.28%) IIS
21 33 (17.28%) NoSQL
21 33 (17.28%) ASP.NET Web API

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing BDD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 33 (17.28%) IIS
2 29 (15.18%) Apache
3 13 (6.81%) Tomcat
4 10 (5.24%) Node.js
5 8 (4.19%) Apache Pig
5 8 (4.19%) Apache Spark
6 7 (3.66%) Apache Solr
7 6 (3.14%) Confluence
8 5 (2.62%) CMS
8 5 (2.62%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (2.09%) JBoss
10 3 (1.57%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.52%) Kentico
11 1 (0.52%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (3.66%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.05%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.66%) SaaS
2 4 (2.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.66%) HTTP
2 6 (3.14%) GSM
2 6 (3.14%) UMTS
2 6 (3.14%) LTE
3 4 (2.09%) Internet
4 3 (1.57%) AMQP
5 1 (0.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (41.36%) SQL Server
2 33 (17.28%) NoSQL
3 30 (15.71%) MySQL
4 24 (12.57%) MongoDB
5 12 (6.28%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (6.28%) Hadoop
6 10 (5.24%) HBase
6 10 (5.24%) Big Data
7 8 (4.19%) Relational Database
7 8 (4.19%) Redis
7 8 (4.19%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (4.19%) Apache Hive
7 8 (4.19%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.57%) Hazelcast
9 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 36 (18.85%) Selenium
2 24 (12.57%) Git (software)
2 24 (12.57%) NUnit
3 19 (9.95%) Rhino Mocks
3 19 (9.95%) Moq
4 18 (9.42%) JIRA
5 16 (8.38%) SpecFlow
6 14 (7.33%) Cucumber
6 14 (7.33%) WebDriver
7 9 (4.71%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (3.66%) Mockito
9 6 (3.14%) Jenkins
9 6 (3.14%) Zephyr
9 6 (3.14%) Visual Studio
10 5 (2.62%) Subversion
11 4 (2.09%) JUnit
11 4 (2.09%) SoapUI
12 3 (1.57%) JMeter
13 2 (1.05%) HP UFT
13 2 (1.05%) Maven
General
1 38 (19.90%) Finance
2 32 (16.75%) Telecoms
3 25 (13.09%) Marketing
4 20 (10.47%) Manufacturing
5 16 (8.38%) Advertising
6 12 (6.28%) Legal
7 7 (3.66%) Financial Institution
7 7 (3.66%) Electronics
8 2 (1.05%) Retail
9 1 (0.52%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 137 (71.73%) Developer
2 67 (35.08%) .NET Developer
3 49 (25.65%) Senior Developer
4 37 (19.37%) C# Developer
5 24 (12.57%) Senior C# Developer
6 22 (11.52%) Software Developer
7 20 (10.47%) C# .NET Developer
8 19 (9.95%) Java Developer
9 18 (9.42%) Analyst
10 15 (7.85%) Team Leader
11 14 (7.33%) QA Engineer
12 13 (6.81%) Senior Software Developer
13 11 (5.76%) Business Analyst
14 8 (4.19%) Senior .NET Developer
14 8 (4.19%) Senior QA Engineer
15 7 (3.66%) Junior
15 7 (3.66%) Test Analyst
16 6 (3.14%) Senior Java Developer
17 5 (2.62%) QA Analyst
17 5 (2.62%) Senior QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (65.45%) .NET
2 76 (39.79%) ASP.NET
3 70 (36.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 44 (23.04%) Web Services
5 38 (19.90%) RESTful
5 38 (19.90%) jQuery
6 34 (17.80%) XML
7 33 (17.28%) ASP.NET Web API
8 31 (16.23%) .NET Framework
8 31 (16.23%) WCF
9 28 (14.66%) XSLT
10 25 (13.09%) WPF
11 24 (12.57%) CSS
12 23 (12.04%) AngularJS
13 21 (10.99%) REST
13 21 (10.99%) NHibernate
13 21 (10.99%) Spring
14 20 (10.47%) HTML
15 19 (9.95%) WinForms
16 15 (7.85%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 41 (21.47%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (9.95%) Streaming Music
3 16 (8.38%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.71%) Client/Server
5 8 (4.19%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (3.66%) DTV
6 7 (3.66%) iPad
7 6 (3.14%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.57%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.05%) Wiki
9 2 (1.05%) Blog
9 2 (1.05%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (1.05%) Bitcoin
10 1 (0.52%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.52%) User Experience
10 1 (0.52%) AS400
10 1 (0.52%) Statistics
10 1 (0.52%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 51 (26.70%) Windows
2 19 (9.95%) Linux
3 10 (5.24%) Mac OS X
4 5 (2.62%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (89.01%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (82.72%) TDD
3 117 (61.26%) Scrum
4 76 (39.79%) MVC
5 53 (27.75%) Continuous Integration
6 49 (25.65%) Web Application Development
7 48 (25.13%) Unit Testing
8 36 (18.85%) Automated Testing
9 34 (17.80%) Kanban
10 25 (13.09%) MVVM
11 22 (11.52%) Refactoring
12 18 (9.42%) Software Engineering
12 18 (9.42%) OOA/OOD
12 18 (9.42%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (8.38%) User Acceptance Testing
13 16 (8.38%) Dependency Injection
14 15 (7.85%) E-Commerce
15 14 (7.33%) Mentoring
15 14 (7.33%) Continuous Delivery
16 13 (6.81%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 138 (72.25%) C#
2 64 (33.51%) SQL
3 52 (27.23%) JavaScript
4 51 (26.70%) Java
5 27 (14.14%) Ruby
6 22 (11.52%) VB.NET
6 22 (11.52%) C
7 21 (10.99%) Python
8 17 (8.90%) PHP
9 14 (7.33%) C++
9 14 (7.33%) Objective-C
10 9 (4.71%) VB
11 8 (4.19%) Scala
12 4 (2.09%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.57%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.05%) Perl
14 2 (1.05%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.52%) RPG
15 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 34 (17.80%) Degree
2 17 (8.90%) ISEB
3 7 (3.66%) ISTQB
4 5 (2.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (22.51%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.19%) HDFS
2 2 (1.05%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (2.62%) Puppet
2 2 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.05%) Ansible
2 2 (1.05%) Salt
2 2 (1.05%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (8.90%) Oracle
2 15 (7.85%) Facebook
3 14 (7.33%) SAP
4 11 (5.76%) Microsoft
5 8 (4.19%) hybris
6 6 (3.14%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.57%) HP
8 2 (1.05%) Capita
8 2 (1.05%) Splunk
8 2 (1.05%) Cognos
9 1 (0.52%) EPiServer
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
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Salary: 55,000-65,000
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