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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 18 49 52
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +3
Permanent jobs citing BDD 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.49% 0.66% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 0.75% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £87,500 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
58 266 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 86.57% 87.50% 84.19%
Number of salaries quoted 48 231 260
Average salary £60,000 £78,000 £97,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £60,000 £51,750
10% offered a salary of more than £96,500 £100,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) Gradle
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Dojo
2 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (50.00%) OAuth
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) OpenID
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XML Schema
2 1 (50.00%) SAML
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) Gradle
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XML Schema
2 1 (50.00%) SAML
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Dojo
2 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (50.00%) OAuth
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) OpenID
2 1 (50.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Management
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Assembla