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

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 55 58 65
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs citing BDD 10 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.78% 2.71% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.98% 3.20% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 6
Median salary £35,750 £43,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.28% +25.00%
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
506 563 547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 89.88% 84.79% 83.90%
Number of salaries quoted 472 485 481
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £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 20 January 2017.

BDD Salary Histogram in Cardiff

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 22 (84.62%) TDD
2 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (65.38%) Java
3 12 (46.15%) NoSQL
4 10 (38.46%) MongoDB
4 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (38.46%) Selenium
5 9 (34.62%) Python
5 9 (34.62%) Scrum
5 9 (34.62%) C#
5 9 (34.62%) JUnit
5 9 (34.62%) QA
5 9 (34.62%) Scala
6 8 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
6 8 (30.77%) .NET
7 7 (26.92%) SQL
7 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET
7 7 (26.92%) SOAP
7 7 (26.92%) Spring
7 7 (26.92%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (26.92%) RESTful
7 7 (26.92%) Sqoop
7 7 (26.92%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (26.92%) HDFS
7 7 (26.92%) Apache Spark
8 6 (23.08%) Cloud Foundry
8 6 (23.08%) Go
8 6 (23.08%) Hortonworks
8 6 (23.08%) Cloudera

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 7 (26.92%) Apache Spark
1 7 (26.92%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (23.08%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (15.38%) Tomcat
4 2 (7.69%) JBoss
4 2 (7.69%) Mule
4 2 (7.69%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (15.38%) SaaS
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon SQS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) NoSQL
2 10 (38.46%) MongoDB
3 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 7 (26.92%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (26.92%) Sqoop
5 6 (23.08%) Big Data
5 6 (23.08%) Hadoop
5 6 (23.08%) HBase
6 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (7.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (3.85%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Selenium
2 9 (34.62%) JUnit
3 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
4 5 (19.23%) TestNG
5 4 (15.38%) Cucumber
5 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
5 4 (15.38%) Maven
6 3 (11.54%) Subversion
7 2 (7.69%) Ant
7 2 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (7.69%) Eclipse
7 2 (7.69%) Gradle
7 2 (7.69%) Hudson
7 2 (7.69%) IntelliJ
7 2 (7.69%) NetBeans
8 1 (3.85%) Calabash
8 1 (3.85%) Jasmine
8 1 (3.85%) PHPUnit
8 1 (3.85%) Robotium
8 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (19.23%) Advertising
1 5 (19.23%) Marketing
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Java Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Big Data Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Java Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Java Software Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Senior Java Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Senior Software Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Software Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) .NET Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Test Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Agile Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Agile Java Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Developer in Test
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Test Automation Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Test Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) .NET
2 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET
2 7 (26.92%) RESTful
2 7 (26.92%) SOAP
2 7 (26.92%) Spring
3 6 (23.08%) Hibernate
3 6 (23.08%) REST
4 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (19.23%) Web Services
5 4 (15.38%) JSON
6 2 (7.69%) Apache Camel
6 2 (7.69%) J2EE
6 2 (7.69%) Java EE
6 2 (7.69%) JPA
6 2 (7.69%) Spring Integration
6 2 (7.69%) XML
7 1 (3.85%) Behat
7 1 (3.85%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Fintech
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Android
1 3 (11.54%) Apple iOS
1 3 (11.54%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) CentOS
2 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) TDD
2 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (34.62%) Scrum
5 6 (23.08%) MVC
5 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
6 5 (19.23%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
6 5 (19.23%) Web Application Development
7 3 (11.54%) Static Code Analysis
7 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
7 3 (11.54%) User Stories
8 2 (7.69%) Integration Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 2 (7.69%) OO
8 2 (7.69%) System Testing
9 1 (3.85%) API Development
9 1 (3.85%) Coaching
9 1 (3.85%) Microservices
9 1 (3.85%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) Java
2 9 (34.62%) C#
2 9 (34.62%) Python
2 9 (34.62%) Scala
3 7 (26.92%) SQL
4 6 (23.08%) Go
4 6 (23.08%) Ruby
5 3 (11.54%) PHP
6 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
6 2 (7.69%) C++
6 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.69%) Korn
6 2 (7.69%) Objective-C
6 2 (7.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (34.62%) QA
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) HDFS
2 2 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.85%) Docker
3 1 (3.85%) Varnish
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Cloudera
1 6 (23.08%) Hortonworks
2 5 (19.23%) Facebook
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle
4 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.85%) Zend
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago