The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 20 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.70% 0.66% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.19% 0.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
BDD
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
135 135 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 90.60% 89.40% 89.34%
Number of salaries quoted 106 121 163
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £49,700
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £110,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

BDD
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

BDD Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

BDD
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 10 (90.91%) Data Modelling
2 10 (90.91%) Credit Risk
2 10 (90.91%) Big Data
3 8 (72.73%) Degree
3 8 (72.73%) Hadoop
4 7 (63.64%) TDD
4 7 (63.64%) Banking
4 7 (63.64%) Scrum
5 6 (54.55%) Migration
5 6 (54.55%) Perforce
5 6 (54.55%) Subversion
5 6 (54.55%) Pair Programming
5 6 (54.55%) C#
5 6 (54.55%) ETL
5 6 (54.55%) T-SQL
5 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
5 6 (54.55%) Visual Studio
5 6 (54.55%) Red Gate
5 6 (54.55%) SpecFlow
6 5 (45.45%) OO
6 5 (45.45%) Java
7 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
7 4 (36.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
7 4 (36.36%) Finance
7 4 (36.36%) Fixed Income
7 4 (36.36%) Equities
7 4 (36.36%) Test Automation

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 1 (9.09%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) Big Data
2 8 (72.73%) Hadoop
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
4 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
5 2 (18.18%) Impala
5 2 (18.18%) Apache Hive
5 2 (18.18%) HBase
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Visual Studio
1 6 (54.55%) Subversion
1 6 (54.55%) SpecFlow
2 1 (9.09%) Sublime Text
2 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
2 1 (9.09%) IntelliJ
General
1 7 (63.64%) Banking
2 4 (36.36%) Investment Banking
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Java Developer
4 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Developer Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) C# Analyst Programmer
4 3 (27.27%) C# Programmer
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Programmer
4 3 (27.27%) Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Analyst Programmer
4 3 (27.27%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
1 1 (9.09%) Spring
1 1 (9.09%) Dojo
1 1 (9.09%) Backbone.js
1 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) Credit Risk
2 4 (36.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (36.36%) Fixed Income
2 4 (36.36%) Equities
3 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
4 2 (18.18%) Credit Derivative
4 2 (18.18%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) Data Modelling
3 7 (63.64%) TDD
3 7 (63.64%) Scrum
4 6 (54.55%) Pair Programming
4 6 (54.55%) ETL
4 6 (54.55%) Migration
5 5 (45.45%) OO
6 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
6 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
6 4 (36.36%) Analytics
6 4 (36.36%) Functional Programming
6 4 (36.36%) SDLC
7 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
7 2 (18.18%) Greeks
8 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) T-SQL
2 6 (54.55%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Apache Flume
1 2 (18.18%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Oozie
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Perforce
1 6 (54.55%) Red Gate
2 3 (27.27%) Cloudera