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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 65 68 56
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Permanent jobs citing BDD 9 8 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.29% 1.04% 2.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 1.23% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 14
Median salary £35,000 £38,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -6.17%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
572 653 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 81.83% 84.70% 81.42%
Number of salaries quoted 499 518 470
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,397 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 26 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (100.00%) TDD
2 23 (88.46%) C#
3 20 (76.92%) Java
4 16 (61.54%) PHP
4 16 (61.54%) Ruby
4 16 (61.54%) Test Automation
5 14 (53.85%) Scrum
6 11 (42.31%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (42.31%) OOP
7 10 (38.46%) Cucumber
8 9 (34.62%) Hudson
8 9 (34.62%) AnthillPro
8 9 (34.62%) TeamCity
8 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
8 9 (34.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 9 (34.62%) Blog
9 8 (30.77%) Maven
9 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
9 8 (30.77%) MongoDB
10 7 (26.92%) SoapUI
10 7 (26.92%) C++
10 7 (26.92%) Python
10 7 (26.92%) TOWER Software
10 7 (26.92%) Games
10 7 (26.92%) Selenium
11 6 (23.08%) Manual Testing
11 6 (23.08%) Ant
11 6 (23.08%) Node.js
11 6 (23.08%) 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 (15.38%) CMS
1 4 (15.38%) Sitecore CMS
1 4 (15.38%) Umbraco
2 2 (7.69%) JBoss
2 2 (7.69%) Mule
2 2 (7.69%) Mule ESB
2 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) SaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) MongoDB
2 6 (23.08%) Amazon Redshift
2 6 (23.08%) Big Data
3 2 (7.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Cucumber
2 9 (34.62%) AnthillPro
2 9 (34.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 9 (34.62%) Hudson
2 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
2 9 (34.62%) TeamCity
3 8 (30.77%) Maven
4 7 (26.92%) Selenium
4 7 (26.92%) SoapUI
5 6 (23.08%) Ant
5 6 (23.08%) Gradle
5 6 (23.08%) RSpec
6 4 (15.38%) WebDriver
7 2 (7.69%) Appium
7 2 (7.69%) Calabash
7 2 (7.69%) eggPlant
7 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
7 2 (7.69%) JUnit
7 2 (7.69%) Robotium
7 2 (7.69%) TestNG
General
1 7 (26.92%) Games
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) Developer
2 10 (38.46%) Senior Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Software Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Test Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Test Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Test Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Agile Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Developer in Test
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Mobile Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
8 1 (3.85%) .NET Developer
8 1 (3.85%) C# Developer
8 1 (3.85%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (3.85%) QA Tester
8 1 (3.85%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Software Tester
8 1 (3.85%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) Node.js
2 5 (19.23%) Web Services
3 2 (7.69%) .NET
3 2 (7.69%) Apache Camel
3 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (7.69%) Hibernate
3 2 (7.69%) Java EE
3 2 (7.69%) JPA
3 2 (7.69%) JSON
3 2 (7.69%) REST
3 2 (7.69%) SOAP
3 2 (7.69%) Spring
3 2 (7.69%) Spring Integration
3 2 (7.69%) WCF
3 2 (7.69%) XML
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (3.85%) jQuery
4 1 (3.85%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Blog
2 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) Fintech
3 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Android
1 5 (19.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (100.00%) TDD
2 16 (61.54%) Test Automation
3 14 (53.85%) Scrum
4 11 (42.31%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (42.31%) OOP
5 6 (23.08%) Manual Testing
6 5 (19.23%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (15.38%) Functional Testing
7 4 (15.38%) Software Testing
8 2 (7.69%) DevOps
8 2 (7.69%) Integration Testing
8 2 (7.69%) MVC
8 2 (7.69%) SDLC
9 1 (3.85%) Agile Testing
9 1 (3.85%) Analytics
9 1 (3.85%) CQRS
9 1 (3.85%) Domain-Driven Design
9 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.85%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (88.46%) C#
2 20 (76.92%) Java
3 16 (61.54%) PHP
3 16 (61.54%) Ruby
4 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 7 (26.92%) C++
5 7 (26.92%) Python
6 2 (7.69%) SQL
7 1 (3.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) ISEB
1 4 (15.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) TOWER Software
2 4 (15.38%) Alterian
2 4 (15.38%) Sitecore
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle