The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 61 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.51% 0.50% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
470 449 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 80.62% 74.96% 65.90%
Number of salaries quoted 393 404 269
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
BDD
South Wales

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 15 (93.75%) Web Services
2 13 (81.25%) Selenium
2 13 (81.25%) WebDriver
2 13 (81.25%) SoapUI
3 12 (75.00%) JBehave
4 11 (68.75%) Maven
5 10 (62.50%) Automated Testing
5 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (62.50%) Scrum
5 10 (62.50%) Java
5 10 (62.50%) Jenkins
5 10 (62.50%) Mobile App
6 9 (56.25%) Groovy
6 9 (56.25%) Android
6 9 (56.25%) Test Automation
6 9 (56.25%) SOAP
6 9 (56.25%) TDD
7 8 (50.00%) SOA
7 8 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (43.75%) Apple iOS
8 7 (43.75%) Hudson
8 7 (43.75%) XPath
8 7 (43.75%) Automation Testing
8 7 (43.75%) XQuery
8 7 (43.75%) XML
9 6 (37.50%) JIRA
9 6 (37.50%) REST
10 5 (31.25%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (31.25%) Ant
10 5 (31.25%) JUnit

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
1 2 (12.50%) HTTP
1 2 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (81.25%) Selenium
1 13 (81.25%) WebDriver
1 13 (81.25%) SoapUI
2 12 (75.00%) JBehave
3 11 (68.75%) Maven
4 10 (62.50%) Jenkins
5 7 (43.75%) Hudson
6 6 (37.50%) JIRA
7 5 (31.25%) Ant
7 5 (31.25%) JUnit
8 4 (25.00%) CruiseControl
8 4 (25.00%) eggPlant
9 2 (12.50%) Subversion
9 2 (12.50%) Mercurial
9 2 (12.50%) Gerrit
9 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
10 1 (6.25%) Calabash
10 1 (6.25%) Apache Ivy
General
1 4 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Analyst
1 11 (68.75%) Test Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Test Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Automation Tester
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Tester
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) Web Services
2 9 (56.25%) SOAP
3 7 (43.75%) XML
4 6 (37.50%) REST
5 3 (18.75%) HTML
6 2 (12.50%) J2EE
6 2 (12.50%) JSON
7 1 (6.25%) JPA
7 1 (6.25%) Spring
7 1 (6.25%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (6.25%) Spring Web Flow
7 1 (6.25%) Java EE
7 1 (6.25%) Ajax
7 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
7 1 (6.25%) Struts
7 1 (6.25%) ADO
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
7 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Mobile App
2 8 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
4 3 (18.75%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (12.50%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Android
2 7 (43.75%) Apple iOS
3 4 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Automated Testing
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (62.50%) Scrum
2 9 (56.25%) Test Automation
2 9 (56.25%) TDD
3 8 (50.00%) SOA
4 7 (43.75%) Automation Testing
5 4 (25.00%) Data Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (18.75%) Test Strategy
6 3 (18.75%) Code Coverage
7 2 (12.50%) MVC
7 2 (12.50%) Test Management
8 1 (6.25%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
8 1 (6.25%) Web Development
8 1 (6.25%) UML
8 1 (6.25%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Java
2 9 (56.25%) Groovy
3 7 (43.75%) XPath
3 7 (43.75%) XQuery
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
1 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
1 3 (18.75%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) HP
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft