The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 55 66 52
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -14
Permanent jobs citing BDD 19 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.73% 0.60% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.33% 0.71% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 1
Average salary £48,500 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.57% +9.37%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
BDD
South Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
570 562 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 81.78% 84.13% 79.15%
Number of salaries quoted 477 488 276
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

BDD
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

BDD Salary Trend in Cardiff

BDD
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Cardiff

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 44 (97.78%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (93.33%) TDD
3 36 (80.00%) C#
4 30 (66.67%) Java
5 28 (62.22%) Ruby
6 21 (46.67%) PHP
7 20 (44.44%) Jenkins
8 18 (40.00%) Hudson
8 18 (40.00%) OO
9 16 (35.56%) Node.js
10 15 (33.33%) MongoDB
10 15 (33.33%) .NET
10 15 (33.33%) ASP.NET
10 15 (33.33%) Maven
11 14 (31.11%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (26.67%) MVC
12 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
12 12 (26.67%) WCF
12 12 (26.67%) Blog
12 12 (26.67%) Games
12 12 (26.67%) Scrum
12 12 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (26.67%) Cucumber
12 12 (26.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 12 (26.67%) AnthillPro
12 12 (26.67%) TeamCity
12 12 (26.67%) Test Automation
12 12 (26.67%) Web Application Development
12 12 (26.67%) SQL Server 2014
12 12 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 16 (35.56%) Node.js
2 2 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (2.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 12 (26.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 11 (24.44%) NoSQL
4 9 (20.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 9 (20.00%) Big Data
5 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 18 (40.00%) Hudson
3 15 (33.33%) Maven
4 12 (26.67%) AnthillPro
4 12 (26.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 12 (26.67%) Cucumber
4 12 (26.67%) TeamCity
5 9 (20.00%) Ant
6 7 (15.56%) Git (software)
6 7 (15.56%) Gradle
6 7 (15.56%) RSpec
6 7 (15.56%) SoapUI
7 6 (13.33%) Eclipse
7 6 (13.33%) NetBeans
8 5 (11.11%) JMeter
9 3 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 12 (26.67%) Games
2 6 (13.33%) Back Office
3 3 (6.67%) Advertising
3 3 (6.67%) Finance
4 2 (4.44%) Retail
5 1 (2.22%) Banking
5 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.22%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 45 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 14 (31.11%) Software Developer
4 12 (26.67%) Senior Developer
5 9 (20.00%) Java Developer
6 7 (15.56%) Social Media Developer
7 5 (11.11%) Developer in Test
7 5 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Senior Test Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Test Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (33.33%) .NET
1 15 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 12 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 12 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 12 (26.67%) WCF
3 10 (22.22%) RESTful
4 8 (17.78%) Web Services
5 7 (15.56%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (15.56%) Java EE
6 5 (11.11%) REST
6 5 (11.11%) SOAP
6 5 (11.11%) Spring
7 3 (6.67%) EJB
7 3 (6.67%) EJB 3.0
7 3 (6.67%) HTML
7 3 (6.67%) JPA
7 3 (6.67%) JSF
7 3 (6.67%) Servlets
7 3 (6.67%) XML
8 2 (4.44%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Blog
2 8 (17.78%) User Experience
3 7 (15.56%) BBC
3 7 (15.56%) Social Media
4 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Android
1 6 (13.33%) Apple iOS
2 5 (11.11%) Linux
3 2 (4.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (97.78%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (93.33%) TDD
3 18 (40.00%) OO
4 14 (31.11%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (26.67%) MVC
5 12 (26.67%) Scrum
5 12 (26.67%) Test Automation
5 12 (26.67%) Web Application Development
6 9 (20.00%) OOP
7 7 (15.56%) DevOps
8 5 (11.11%) CQRS
8 5 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
9 3 (6.67%) ATDD
9 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
9 3 (6.67%) Software Testing
9 3 (6.67%) Unit Testing
9 3 (6.67%) Waterfall
10 2 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (4.44%) OOD
10 2 (4.44%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 36 (80.00%) C#
2 30 (66.67%) Java
3 28 (62.22%) Ruby
4 21 (46.67%) PHP
5 9 (20.00%) C++
5 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (20.00%) Python
5 9 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Oracle
1 9 (20.00%) TOWER Software
2 7 (15.56%) Apple
2 7 (15.56%) Facebook
2 7 (15.56%) Google
2 7 (15.56%) Sony
2 7 (15.56%) Yahoo!
Cardiff, Wales
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