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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 56 55 49
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing BDD 13 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.00% 3.39% 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.28% 4.06% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 13
Median salary £58,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+65.71% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
571 591 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 87.85% 83.36% 82.89%
Number of salaries quoted 528 523 420
Median salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £26,855
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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 3 December 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Cardiff

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 21 (84.00%) TDD
2 20 (80.00%) Java
3 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (52.00%) NoSQL
5 12 (48.00%) MongoDB
6 10 (40.00%) Selenium
6 10 (40.00%) JUnit
6 10 (40.00%) Python
7 9 (36.00%) QA
7 9 (36.00%) Scala
8 8 (32.00%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (32.00%) SOAP
8 8 (32.00%) SQL
8 8 (32.00%) Spring
9 7 (28.00%) Ruby
9 7 (28.00%) Hibernate
9 7 (28.00%) Scrum
9 7 (28.00%) Web Services
9 7 (28.00%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
9 7 (28.00%) REST
9 7 (28.00%) Big Data
9 7 (28.00%) Sqoop
9 7 (28.00%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (28.00%) HDFS
9 7 (28.00%) Apache Spark
10 6 (24.00%) Cloud Foundry
10 6 (24.00%) Go
10 6 (24.00%) Hortonworks
10 6 (24.00%) 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 (28.00%) Apache Spark
1 7 (28.00%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (24.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 5 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (12.00%) JBoss
4 3 (12.00%) Mule
4 3 (12.00%) Mule ESB
5 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (32.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (20.00%) SaaS
4 1 (4.00%) Amazon SQS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) NoSQL
2 12 (48.00%) MongoDB
3 7 (28.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (28.00%) Big Data
3 7 (28.00%) Sqoop
4 6 (24.00%) Hadoop
4 6 (24.00%) HBase
5 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (12.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (4.00%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (4.00%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) JUnit
1 10 (40.00%) Selenium
2 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (24.00%) TestNG
4 5 (20.00%) Maven
5 4 (16.00%) Cucumber
5 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (12.00%) IntelliJ
6 3 (12.00%) Subversion
7 2 (8.00%) Ant
7 2 (8.00%) Appium
7 2 (8.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (8.00%) Calabash
7 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
7 2 (8.00%) eggPlant
7 2 (8.00%) Gradle
7 2 (8.00%) Hudson
7 2 (8.00%) NetBeans
7 2 (8.00%) Robotium
8 1 (4.00%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Big Data Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Java Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Senior Java Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Software Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Test Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Agile Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Agile Java Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Developer in Test
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Senior Test Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Test Automation Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Test Automation Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Digital Transformation
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) SOAP
1 8 (32.00%) Spring
2 7 (28.00%) Hibernate
2 7 (28.00%) REST
2 7 (28.00%) Web Services
3 5 (20.00%) JSON
4 4 (16.00%) .NET
5 3 (12.00%) Apache Camel
5 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (12.00%) Java EE
5 3 (12.00%) JPA
5 3 (12.00%) RESTful
5 3 (12.00%) Spring Integration
5 3 (12.00%) XML
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (8.00%) J2EE
7 1 (4.00%) jQuery
7 1 (4.00%) LAMP
7 1 (4.00%) WCF
7 1 (4.00%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.00%) Fintech
3 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Android
1 4 (16.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (12.00%) Linux
3 2 (8.00%) CentOS
3 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) TDD
2 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (28.00%) Scrum
4 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (24.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (12.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Static Code Analysis
5 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (12.00%) User Stories
6 2 (8.00%) Agile Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Manual Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.00%) MVC
6 2 (8.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (8.00%) OO
6 2 (8.00%) SDLC
6 2 (8.00%) System Testing
7 1 (4.00%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) Java
2 10 (40.00%) Python
3 9 (36.00%) Scala
4 8 (32.00%) SQL
5 7 (28.00%) Ruby
6 6 (24.00%) C#
6 6 (24.00%) Go
7 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
7 4 (16.00%) PHP
8 3 (12.00%) C++
9 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
9 2 (8.00%) Korn
9 2 (8.00%) Objective-C
9 2 (8.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (36.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) HDFS
2 2 (8.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.00%) Docker
3 1 (4.00%) Varnish
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Cloudera
1 6 (24.00%) Hortonworks
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) Sitecore
4 1 (4.00%) TOWER Software
4 1 (4.00%) Zend