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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 30 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BDD 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.76% - 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.18% - 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +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
157 211 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 86.74% 92.54% 90.00%
Number of salaries quoted 132 191 231
Average salary £70,000 £78,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +0.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £100,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
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 4 May 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) OO
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) Equities
3 5 (71.43%) Banking
3 5 (71.43%) Investment Banking
4 4 (57.14%) Credit Risk
4 4 (57.14%) Fixed Income
4 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
4 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
4 4 (57.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
4 4 (57.14%) Big Data
4 4 (57.14%) Analytics
4 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
4 4 (57.14%) Functional Programming
5 3 (42.86%) MVC
5 3 (42.86%) Web Services
5 3 (42.86%) TDD
5 3 (42.86%) Derivative
5 3 (42.86%) Degree
6 2 (28.57%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (28.57%) Spring
6 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
6 2 (28.57%) Spring MVC
6 2 (28.57%) Greeks

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 1 (14.29%) JBoss
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SSL
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
1 1 (14.29%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
1 4 (57.14%) Big Data
1 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
2 2 (28.57%) Impala
2 2 (28.57%) HBase
2 2 (28.57%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Gradle
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 5 (71.43%) Banking
1 5 (71.43%) Investment Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) Spring
2 2 (28.57%) Spring MVC
2 2 (28.57%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) SOAP
2 2 (28.57%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) SAML
3 1 (14.29%) XML Schema
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (14.29%) OpenID
3 1 (14.29%) OAuth
3 1 (14.29%) Ajax
3 1 (14.29%) WCF
3 1 (14.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Equities
2 4 (57.14%) Credit Risk
2 4 (57.14%) Fixed Income
2 4 (57.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (42.86%) Derivative
4 2 (28.57%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 1 (14.29%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) OO
3 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
3 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
3 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 4 (57.14%) Analytics
3 4 (57.14%) Functional Programming
4 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 3 (42.86%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
5 2 (28.57%) Greeks
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
6 1 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (14.29%) Dependency Management
6 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 1 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) HDFS
1 2 (28.57%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Oozie
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Assembla