The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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 Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 83 92 101
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +9
Permanent jobs citing BDD 39 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.14% 1.55% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 1.86% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 39 25 12
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% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1543 1342 1255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 84.69% 82.94% 79.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1211 1177 1104
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
BDD
South West

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 30 July 2014.

BDD Salary Histogram in Bristol

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 53 (76.81%) TDD
2 46 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (59.42%) Scrum
4 28 (40.58%) Java
5 22 (31.88%) Software Engineering
6 20 (28.99%) JUnit
7 19 (27.54%) Cucumber
8 16 (23.19%) Selenium
8 16 (23.19%) .NET
9 14 (20.29%) SQL Server
9 14 (20.29%) C#
9 14 (20.29%) Web Services
9 14 (20.29%) Software Testing
10 13 (18.84%) SQL
10 13 (18.84%) E-Commerce
10 13 (18.84%) Automation Testing
11 12 (17.39%) QA
11 12 (17.39%) Test Automation
11 12 (17.39%) Ruby
11 12 (17.39%) Spring
12 11 (15.94%) RESTful
13 10 (14.49%) Unit Testing
13 10 (14.49%) Finance
13 10 (14.49%) OO
14 9 (13.04%) ASP.NET
14 9 (13.04%) Kanban
14 9 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
14 9 (13.04%) SpecFlow
15 8 (11.59%) REST
15 8 (11.59%) ATDD

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 7 (10.14%) Apache ServiceMix
2 5 (7.25%) Node.js
3 2 (2.90%) Confluence
3 2 (2.90%) GlassFish
3 2 (2.90%) Mule
3 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.45%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.14%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.90%) SaaS
2 2 (2.90%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.25%) Internet
1 5 (7.25%) HTTP
2 4 (5.80%) Wireshark
3 1 (1.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.70%) NoSQL
3 5 (7.25%) DB2
4 4 (5.80%) Big Data
5 3 (4.35%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.90%) SQLite
6 2 (2.90%) MySQL
7 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.45%) RavenDB
7 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (28.99%) JUnit
2 19 (27.54%) Cucumber
3 16 (23.19%) Selenium
4 9 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (13.04%) SpecFlow
5 8 (11.59%) FitNesse
5 8 (11.59%) Maven
6 7 (10.14%) JBehave
6 7 (10.14%) Jenkins
7 5 (7.25%) Git (software)
8 4 (5.80%) Fiddler
9 3 (4.35%) Eclipse
9 3 (4.35%) Checkstyle
9 3 (4.35%) NUnit
9 3 (4.35%) Moq
9 3 (4.35%) Mockito
9 3 (4.35%) EasyMock
9 3 (4.35%) FindBugs
9 3 (4.35%) Eclipse RCP
10 2 (2.90%) Robotium
General
1 10 (14.49%) Finance
2 6 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.25%) Legal
4 4 (5.80%) Law
5 2 (2.90%) Games
5 2 (2.90%) Marketing
5 2 (2.90%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.45%) Electronics
6 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (39.13%) Developer
2 14 (20.29%) Java Developer
3 13 (18.84%) Software Engineer
3 13 (18.84%) Senior Developer
3 13 (18.84%) ScrumMaster
4 9 (13.04%) Java Software Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) Test Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) QA Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) .NET Developer
6 6 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (8.70%) Tester
7 5 (7.25%) Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Test Manager
7 5 (7.25%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) QA Automation Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Automation Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Senior Tester
8 4 (5.80%) C# Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (23.19%) .NET
2 14 (20.29%) Web Services
3 12 (17.39%) Spring
4 11 (15.94%) RESTful
5 9 (13.04%) ASP.NET
6 8 (11.59%) REST
6 8 (11.59%) Java EE
6 8 (11.59%) HTML
7 7 (10.14%) CSS
7 7 (10.14%) WCF
8 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (8.70%) HTML5
8 6 (8.70%) jQuery
8 6 (8.70%) Servlets
9 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (5.80%) JSP
11 3 (4.35%) SOAP
11 3 (4.35%) EJB
11 3 (4.35%) JSF
11 3 (4.35%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) Open Source
2 4 (5.80%) Mobile Payment
2 4 (5.80%) Digital Media
2 4 (5.80%) Social Media
2 4 (5.80%) BBC
3 2 (2.90%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (2.90%) iPad
3 2 (2.90%) iPhone
4 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.45%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.70%) Apple iOS
1 6 (8.70%) Android
1 6 (8.70%) Windows
2 4 (5.80%) Windows Phone
2 4 (5.80%) Windows Phone 7
3 3 (4.35%) UNIX
4 2 (2.90%) CentOS
4 2 (2.90%) Fedora
4 2 (2.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (76.81%) TDD
2 46 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (59.42%) Scrum
4 22 (31.88%) Software Engineering
5 14 (20.29%) Software Testing
6 13 (18.84%) E-Commerce
6 13 (18.84%) Automation Testing
7 12 (17.39%) Test Automation
8 10 (14.49%) Unit Testing
8 10 (14.49%) OO
9 9 (13.04%) Kanban
10 8 (11.59%) ATDD
11 7 (10.14%) OOP
11 7 (10.14%) Automated Testing
11 7 (10.14%) MVC
11 7 (10.14%) User Stories
12 6 (8.70%) Manual Testing
12 6 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (8.70%) Test Management
12 6 (8.70%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 28 (40.58%) Java
2 14 (20.29%) C#
3 13 (18.84%) SQL
4 12 (17.39%) Ruby
5 5 (7.25%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.25%) Python
6 3 (4.35%) C++
7 2 (2.90%) PHP5
7 2 (2.90%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.90%) C
7 2 (2.90%) PHP
8 1 (1.45%) Perl
8 1 (1.45%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 7 (10.14%) ISEB
1 7 (10.14%) Sun Certification
2 3 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.45%) Degree
3 1 (1.45%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.39%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) WAI
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) Nagios
1 1 (1.45%) ZABBIX
1 1 (1.45%) Zenoss
1 1 (1.45%) HAProxy
1 1 (1.45%) logstash
Vendors
1 7 (10.14%) JBoss
1 7 (10.14%) Oracle
2 6 (8.70%) Google
3 5 (7.25%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.80%) Facebook
4 4 (5.80%) Yahoo!
4 4 (5.80%) Apple
4 4 (5.80%) Sony
5 3 (4.35%) Telerik
6 2 (2.90%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.45%) SAP
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