The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 64 63 59
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing BDD 12 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.65% 2.26% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 2.72% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 6
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £35,000 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,800 £41,000 £39,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
615 699 523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 84.71% 83.12% 77.83%
Number of salaries quoted 545 581 469
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 August 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Cardiff

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing BDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for BDD.

1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (91.30%) TDD
3 17 (73.91%) Java
4 16 (69.57%) Scrum
5 15 (65.22%) C#
6 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
6 10 (43.48%) OOP
7 9 (39.13%) Python
7 9 (39.13%) Selenium
7 9 (39.13%) Test Automation
7 9 (39.13%) MongoDB
8 8 (34.78%) Web Services
8 8 (34.78%) JUnit
8 8 (34.78%) C++
8 8 (34.78%) PHP
9 7 (30.43%) Manual Testing
10 6 (26.09%) QA
10 6 (26.09%) TestNG
10 6 (26.09%) NoSQL
10 6 (26.09%) Non-Functional Testing
10 6 (26.09%) SQL
10 6 (26.09%) Spring
10 6 (26.09%) Ruby
10 6 (26.09%) SOAP
10 6 (26.09%) TOWER Software
11 5 (21.74%) Games
11 5 (21.74%) Hibernate
11 5 (21.74%) Maven
11 5 (21.74%) Oracle
11 5 (21.74%) Big Data

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (17.39%) CMS
1 4 (17.39%) JBoss
1 4 (17.39%) Mule
1 4 (17.39%) Mule ESB
1 4 (17.39%) Sitecore CMS
1 4 (17.39%) Tomcat
1 4 (17.39%) Umbraco
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) SaaS
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) MongoDB
2 6 (26.09%) NoSQL
3 5 (21.74%) Amazon Redshift
3 5 (21.74%) Big Data
4 4 (17.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.35%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Selenium
2 8 (34.78%) JUnit
3 6 (26.09%) TestNG
4 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
4 5 (21.74%) Maven
5 4 (17.39%) Cucumber
5 4 (17.39%) IntelliJ
5 4 (17.39%) WebDriver
6 2 (8.70%) Appium
6 2 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (8.70%) Calabash
6 2 (8.70%) eggPlant
6 2 (8.70%) Hudson
6 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
6 2 (8.70%) Robotium
6 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (4.35%) Mocha
7 1 (4.35%) Moq
7 1 (4.35%) MSTest
7 1 (4.35%) PhantomJS
General
1 5 (21.74%) Games
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Java Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Software Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Agile Java Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Test Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Test Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Developer in Test
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Test Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Test Automation Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Digital Transformation
7 1 (4.35%) QA Specialist
7 1 (4.35%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior C# Software Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Software QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) Web Services
2 6 (26.09%) SOAP
2 6 (26.09%) Spring
3 5 (21.74%) Hibernate
3 5 (21.74%) Node.js
3 5 (21.74%) REST
4 4 (17.39%) .NET
4 4 (17.39%) Apache Camel
4 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
4 4 (17.39%) Java EE
4 4 (17.39%) JPA
4 4 (17.39%) JSON
4 4 (17.39%) Spring Integration
4 4 (17.39%) XML
5 2 (8.70%) jQuery
5 2 (8.70%) RESTful
5 2 (8.70%) WCF
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (4.35%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Fintech
2 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Android
1 4 (17.39%) Apple iOS
2 2 (8.70%) CentOS
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (91.30%) TDD
3 16 (69.57%) Scrum
4 10 (43.48%) OOP
5 9 (39.13%) Test Automation
6 7 (30.43%) Manual Testing
7 6 (26.09%) Non-Functional Testing
8 5 (21.74%) Exploratory Testing
9 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (17.39%) Functional Testing
9 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
9 4 (17.39%) Software Testing
10 2 (8.70%) Agile Testing
10 2 (8.70%) Automated Testing
10 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
10 2 (8.70%) MVC
10 2 (8.70%) SDLC
10 2 (8.70%) Static Code Analysis
10 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
10 2 (8.70%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) Java
2 15 (65.22%) C#
3 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
4 9 (39.13%) Python
5 8 (34.78%) C++
5 8 (34.78%) PHP
6 6 (26.09%) Ruby
6 6 (26.09%) SQL
7 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
7 2 (8.70%) Korn
7 2 (8.70%) Objective-C
7 2 (8.70%) Perl
7 2 (8.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) ISEB
1 4 (17.39%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (4.35%) Docker
2 1 (4.35%) HDFS
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) TOWER Software
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle
2 5 (21.74%) Sitecore
3 4 (17.39%) Alterian
4 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft