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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 40 56 72
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +16
Permanent jobs citing BDD 19 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.67% 2.45% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.07% 2.93% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 4
Median salary £35,000 £48,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.83% +56.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £53,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
467 615 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 90.15% 83.67% 84.02%
Number of salaries quoted 426 511 506
Median salary £38,500 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.47% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £47,500 £51,000
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 February 2017.

BDD Salary Histogram in Cardiff

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 26 (81.25%) TDD
2 23 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (62.50%) C#
4 18 (56.25%) Scrum
5 17 (53.13%) .NET
6 16 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (46.88%) MVC
8 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
9 13 (40.63%) MongoDB
10 12 (37.50%) Java
11 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (31.25%) NoSQL
12 10 (31.25%) RESTful
12 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET
12 10 (31.25%) Selenium
13 9 (28.13%) Marketing
13 9 (28.13%) Advertising
13 9 (28.13%) Dependency Injection
13 9 (28.13%) Facebook
13 9 (28.13%) Web Application Development
13 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2014
13 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 8 (25.00%) Scala
14 8 (25.00%) QA
14 8 (25.00%) Test Automation
15 7 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
16 6 (18.75%) Hadoop
16 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
16 6 (18.75%) Unit Testing

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 6 (18.75%) Apache Spark
1 6 (18.75%) Cloud Foundry
1 6 (18.75%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.25%) SaaS
4 1 (3.13%) Amazon SQS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 13 (40.63%) MongoDB
3 10 (31.25%) NoSQL
4 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (18.75%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (18.75%) Big Data
5 6 (18.75%) Hadoop
5 6 (18.75%) HBase
5 6 (18.75%) Sqoop
6 2 (6.25%) Couchbase
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (3.13%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Selenium
2 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.63%) Visual Studio
3 4 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 3 (9.38%) JMeter
4 3 (9.38%) JUnit
4 3 (9.38%) SpecFlow
5 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
5 2 (6.25%) MbUnit
5 2 (6.25%) Mercurial
5 2 (6.25%) MSTest
5 2 (6.25%) NetBeans
5 2 (6.25%) NUnit
5 2 (6.25%) Subversion
5 2 (6.25%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.13%) Gradle
6 1 (3.13%) Jasmine
6 1 (3.13%) PHPUnit
6 1 (3.13%) TestNG
6 1 (3.13%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (28.13%) Advertising
1 9 (28.13%) Marketing
2 4 (12.50%) Banking
2 4 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Developer
2 14 (43.75%) .NET Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Big Data Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Java Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Java Software Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Senior Java Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Senior Software Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Software Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Test Automation Specialist
4 4 (12.50%) Test Specialist
5 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Agile Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.13%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Developer in Test
7 1 (3.13%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Agile Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (53.13%) .NET
2 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET Web API
3 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET
3 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (31.25%) RESTful
4 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 5 (15.63%) AngularJS
5 5 (15.63%) CSS
5 5 (15.63%) CSS3
5 5 (15.63%) Gherkin
5 5 (15.63%) HTML
5 5 (15.63%) HTML5
5 5 (15.63%) KnockoutJS
5 5 (15.63%) WCF
6 3 (9.38%) Hibernate
6 3 (9.38%) REST
6 3 (9.38%) SOAP
6 3 (9.38%) Spring
7 2 (6.25%) jQuery
7 2 (6.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.13%) Fintech
2 1 (3.13%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) TDD
2 23 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (56.25%) Scrum
4 16 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (46.88%) MVC
6 9 (28.13%) Dependency Injection
6 9 (28.13%) Web Application Development
7 8 (25.00%) Test Automation
8 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
8 6 (18.75%) Unit Testing
9 5 (15.63%) DevOps
9 5 (15.63%) Mentoring
10 3 (9.38%) ATDD
10 3 (9.38%) Automation Testing
10 3 (9.38%) Defect Management
10 3 (9.38%) Performance Testing
10 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
10 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (6.25%) System Testing
11 2 (6.25%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 20 (62.50%) C#
2 12 (37.50%) Java
3 8 (25.00%) Scala
4 6 (18.75%) Go
4 6 (18.75%) Python
4 6 (18.75%) Ruby
5 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
6 3 (9.38%) SQL
7 2 (6.25%) TypeScript
8 1 (3.13%) Clojure
8 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) HDFS
2 1 (3.13%) Varnish
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Facebook
2 6 (18.75%) Cloudera
2 6 (18.75%) Hortonworks
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) Zend
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