The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 129 186 185
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -1
Permanent jobs citing BDD 96 40 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.61% 0.74% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 1.02% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 90 40 39
Average salary £44,250 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4457 3919 4454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 74.64% 72.64% 71.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3180 2946 3790
Average salary £48,750 £45,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
BDD
South East

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading +31 34 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Newbury +10 31 £40,750 +63.00%
Bracknell +11 9 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Maidenhead -12 8 £48,750 +14.70% 1
Wokingham -5 6 £35,000 - 1
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

1 146 (79.78%) TDD
2 119 (65.03%) C#
3 117 (63.93%) .NET
4 101 (55.19%) Scrum
5 80 (43.72%) SQL Server
6 69 (37.70%) ASP.NET
7 51 (27.87%) MVC
7 51 (27.87%) ASP.NET MVC
8 50 (27.32%) Internet
9 47 (25.68%) SQL Server 2012
10 46 (25.14%) Agile Software Development
11 44 (24.04%) Web Application Development
12 43 (23.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 42 (22.95%) WCF
13 42 (22.95%) Continuous Integration
14 41 (22.40%) QA
15 40 (21.86%) Java
16 37 (20.22%) SQL
17 27 (14.75%) Oracle
17 27 (14.75%) Windows
17 27 (14.75%) OO
18 26 (14.21%) VB.NET
18 26 (14.21%) Degree
18 26 (14.21%) Domain-Driven Design
19 25 (13.66%) Visual Studio
19 25 (13.66%) MCP
19 25 (13.66%) MCAD
19 25 (13.66%) MCSD
19 25 (13.66%) Microsoft Certification
19 25 (13.66%) MCTS

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 13 (7.10%) Tomcat
1 13 (7.10%) Node.js
2 10 (5.46%) Drupal
3 5 (2.73%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (2.73%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.55%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (0.55%) Mule
4 1 (0.55%) Confluence
4 1 (0.55%) GlassFish
Applications
1 12 (6.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.73%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.64%) IaaS
2 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 50 (27.32%) Internet
2 4 (2.19%) GSM
2 4 (2.19%) UMTS
3 2 (1.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (43.72%) SQL Server
2 47 (25.68%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (7.10%) NoSQL
4 8 (4.37%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.19%) Big Data
6 1 (0.55%) OLAP
6 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (13.66%) Visual Studio
2 22 (12.02%) Selenium
3 15 (8.20%) Jenkins
3 15 (8.20%) JIRA
3 15 (8.20%) EasyMock
4 14 (7.65%) Git (software)
4 14 (7.65%) Subversion
4 14 (7.65%) Maven
5 13 (7.10%) Artifactory
6 7 (3.83%) Visual Studio Team System
6 7 (3.83%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (3.28%) NUnit
7 6 (3.28%) Rhino Mocks
7 6 (3.28%) Moq
8 5 (2.73%) SpecFlow
9 4 (2.19%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.64%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.64%) IntelliJ
11 2 (1.09%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.09%) Behat
General
1 21 (11.48%) Games
2 17 (9.29%) Multimedia
3 13 (7.10%) Telecoms
4 10 (5.46%) Finance
4 10 (5.46%) Publishing
5 2 (1.09%) Banking
6 1 (0.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 93 (50.82%) Developer
2 59 (32.24%) .NET Developer
3 28 (15.30%) Analyst
4 20 (10.93%) Test Analyst
5 18 (9.84%) Development Manager
6 15 (8.20%) Java Developer
7 12 (6.56%) Lead Developer
8 11 (6.01%) Software Developer
9 10 (5.46%) C# Developer
9 10 (5.46%) C# .NET Developer
10 9 (4.92%) Lead Java Developer
10 9 (4.92%) Software Engineer
11 8 (4.37%) Business Analyst
11 8 (4.37%) Programmer
11 8 (4.37%) Head of Development
12 6 (3.28%) Automation Test Analyst
12 6 (3.28%) Tester
12 6 (3.28%) Agile Business Analyst
12 6 (3.28%) Automation Analyst
13 5 (2.73%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (63.93%) .NET
2 69 (37.70%) ASP.NET
3 51 (27.87%) ASP.NET MVC
4 43 (23.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 42 (22.95%) WCF
6 22 (12.02%) HTML
6 22 (12.02%) RESTful
6 22 (12.02%) Razor View Engine
6 22 (12.02%) ASP.NET Web API
7 21 (11.48%) LAMP
8 20 (10.93%) Spring
9 18 (9.84%) WPF
10 17 (9.29%) Struts
11 16 (8.74%) Hibernate
12 14 (7.65%) jQuery
13 13 (7.10%) Vaadin
14 12 (6.56%) .NET Framework
14 12 (6.56%) WinForms
15 9 (4.92%) CSS
16 8 (4.37%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.48%) Computer Science
2 17 (9.29%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.19%) Tandem
3 4 (2.19%) Open Source
4 3 (1.64%) W3C
5 2 (1.09%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.55%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 27 (14.75%) Windows
2 8 (4.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (79.78%) TDD
2 101 (55.19%) Scrum
3 51 (27.87%) MVC
4 46 (25.14%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (24.04%) Web Application Development
6 42 (22.95%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (14.75%) OO
8 26 (14.21%) Domain-Driven Design
9 20 (10.93%) CQRS
10 19 (10.38%) Kanban
11 15 (8.20%) Software Engineering
12 14 (7.65%) Migration
13 13 (7.10%) UML
14 12 (6.56%) Automation Testing
15 11 (6.01%) OOP
16 9 (4.92%) Automated Testing
16 9 (4.92%) Dependency Injection
16 9 (4.92%) Test Automation
17 8 (4.37%) OOD
17 8 (4.37%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 119 (65.03%) C#
2 40 (21.86%) Java
3 37 (20.22%) SQL
4 26 (14.21%) VB.NET
5 24 (13.11%) PHP
6 16 (8.74%) JavaScript
7 13 (7.10%) Ruby
7 13 (7.10%) VB
8 2 (1.09%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.09%) Groovy
9 1 (0.55%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 26 (14.21%) Degree
2 25 (13.66%) MCP
2 25 (13.66%) MCAD
2 25 (13.66%) MCSD
2 25 (13.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (13.66%) MCTS
3 16 (8.74%) ISEB
4 10 (5.46%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (22.40%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (14.75%) Oracle
2 24 (13.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.55%) JBoss
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