The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 63 102 102
Rank change year-on-year
+39 0
Permanent jobs citing BDD 64 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.57% 1.30% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.28% 1.56% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 63 21 7
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
BDD
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1495 1347 1241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 83.47% 83.51% 77.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1241 1169 1077
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,576 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

BDD
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Bristol region.

BDD Salary Trend in Bristol

BDD
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

BDD Salary Histogram in Bristol

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 89 (89.00%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (87.00%) TDD
3 61 (61.00%) Scrum
4 43 (43.00%) .NET
5 36 (36.00%) C#
5 36 (36.00%) Java
5 36 (36.00%) Web Services
5 36 (36.00%) OO
6 35 (35.00%) Ruby
7 33 (33.00%) SQL Server
8 31 (31.00%) E-Commerce
8 31 (31.00%) Cucumber
9 28 (28.00%) RESTful
9 28 (28.00%) WCF
10 25 (25.00%) OOP
11 23 (23.00%) OOA/OOD
11 23 (23.00%) ASP.NET
11 23 (23.00%) OOD
12 21 (21.00%) MVC
12 21 (21.00%) SQL
12 21 (21.00%) Spring
12 21 (21.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 21 (21.00%) Kanban
12 21 (21.00%) Gherkin
13 20 (20.00%) Automated Testing
14 19 (19.00%) Amazon AWS
14 19 (19.00%) SpecFlow
15 18 (18.00%) JUnit
15 18 (18.00%) Software Engineering
15 18 (18.00%) Software Testing

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 14 (14.00%) Node.js
2 8 (8.00%) WebLogic
3 5 (5.00%) Apache ServiceMix
4 3 (3.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.00%) CMS
5 1 (1.00%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (19.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.00%) SaaS
3 2 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (33.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 15 (15.00%) NoSQL
3 10 (10.00%) Big Data
4 9 (9.00%) Hadoop
5 6 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (5.00%) DB2
7 3 (3.00%) MySQL
7 3 (3.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.00%) SQLite
8 1 (1.00%) RavenDB
8 1 (1.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 31 (31.00%) Cucumber
2 19 (19.00%) SpecFlow
3 18 (18.00%) JUnit
3 18 (18.00%) Selenium
4 14 (14.00%) NUnit
4 14 (14.00%) CruiseControl
4 14 (14.00%) Jenkins
4 14 (14.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 14 (14.00%) Moq
4 14 (14.00%) TeamCity
5 13 (13.00%) Git (software)
6 8 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (8.00%) Oracle Forms
6 8 (8.00%) JIRA
7 7 (7.00%) JDeveloper
7 7 (7.00%) Eclipse
8 6 (6.00%) Maven
9 5 (5.00%) JBehave
9 5 (5.00%) WebDriver
10 3 (3.00%) Mechanoid
General
1 10 (10.00%) Finance
2 8 (8.00%) Games
3 5 (5.00%) Legal
4 4 (4.00%) Law
4 4 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.00%) Marketing
5 2 (2.00%) Electronics
5 2 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 51 (51.00%) Developer
2 20 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 20 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 16 (16.00%) ScrumMaster
4 15 (15.00%) .NET Developer
5 10 (10.00%) C# Developer
6 9 (9.00%) Tester
7 8 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (6.00%) Analyst
8 6 (6.00%) .NET Team Leader
8 6 (6.00%) Team Leader
8 6 (6.00%) Technical Team Leader
9 5 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (5.00%) QA Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) Senior C# Developer
9 5 (5.00%) Test Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (43.00%) .NET
2 36 (36.00%) Web Services
3 28 (28.00%) RESTful
3 28 (28.00%) WCF
4 23 (23.00%) ASP.NET
5 21 (21.00%) Spring
5 21 (21.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 21 (21.00%) Gherkin
6 15 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 14 (14.00%) MSMQ
7 14 (14.00%) SOAP
8 12 (12.00%) Oracle ADF
9 11 (11.00%) REST
10 8 (8.00%) RabbitMQ
10 8 (8.00%) Java EE
10 8 (8.00%) ActiveMQ
11 7 (7.00%) .NET Framework
12 6 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 6 (6.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 6 (6.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.00%) Social Media
1 13 (13.00%) BBC
2 9 (9.00%) Mobile Payment
2 9 (9.00%) User Experience
3 7 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.00%) iPad
4 6 (6.00%) Open Source
4 6 (6.00%) iPhone
5 5 (5.00%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.00%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (2.00%) DTV
7 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.00%) Windows
1 9 (9.00%) Apple iOS
1 9 (9.00%) Windows Phone 7
1 9 (9.00%) Android
1 9 (9.00%) Windows Phone
2 3 (3.00%) Fedora
2 3 (3.00%) Linux
2 3 (3.00%) CentOS
3 2 (2.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (89.00%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (87.00%) TDD
3 61 (61.00%) Scrum
4 36 (36.00%) OO
5 31 (31.00%) E-Commerce
6 25 (25.00%) OOP
7 23 (23.00%) OOA/OOD
7 23 (23.00%) OOD
8 21 (21.00%) MVC
8 21 (21.00%) Kanban
9 20 (20.00%) Automated Testing
10 18 (18.00%) Software Engineering
10 18 (18.00%) Software Testing
11 16 (16.00%) Unit Testing
12 13 (13.00%) Web Application Development
13 12 (12.00%) Automation Testing
14 11 (11.00%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (9.00%) MapReduce
15 9 (9.00%) Android Development
16 8 (8.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 36 (36.00%) C#
1 36 (36.00%) Java
2 35 (35.00%) Ruby
3 21 (21.00%) SQL
4 8 (8.00%) C++
5 7 (7.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (7.00%) Python
6 6 (6.00%) C
6 6 (6.00%) Objective-C
7 3 (3.00%) PHP
7 3 (3.00%) PHP5
8 2 (2.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (8.00%) ISEB
2 5 (5.00%) Sun Certification
3 4 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (2.00%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.00%) Nagios
1 1 (1.00%) HAProxy
1 1 (1.00%) logstash
1 1 (1.00%) ZABBIX
1 1 (1.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 17 (17.00%) Oracle
2 16 (16.00%) Google
3 13 (13.00%) Facebook
3 13 (13.00%) Apple
3 13 (13.00%) Sony
3 13 (13.00%) Yahoo!
4 5 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.00%) JBoss
5 3 (3.00%) Telerik
5 3 (3.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.00%) SAP
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