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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 62 71 53
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -18
Permanent jobs citing BDD 9 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.26% 1.49% 2.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 1.76% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 14
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.25%
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
583 680 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 81.88% 84.26% 78.39%
Number of salaries quoted 512 539 460
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 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 23 July 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 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (100.00%) TDD
2 19 (86.36%) C#
3 16 (72.73%) Java
4 14 (63.64%) Scrum
5 13 (59.09%) Test Automation
6 12 (54.55%) Ruby
6 12 (54.55%) PHP
7 10 (45.45%) OOP
8 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
8 8 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (31.82%) Cucumber
9 7 (31.82%) MongoDB
9 7 (31.82%) Selenium
10 6 (27.27%) Blog
10 6 (27.27%) Maven
10 6 (27.27%) TOWER Software
10 6 (27.27%) Python
10 6 (27.27%) C++
10 6 (27.27%) Manual Testing
10 6 (27.27%) AnthillPro
10 6 (27.27%) TeamCity
10 6 (27.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (27.27%) Hudson
10 6 (27.27%) Jenkins
11 5 (22.73%) Non-Functional Testing
11 5 (22.73%) SoapUI
11 5 (22.73%) Big Data
11 5 (22.73%) Amazon Redshift
11 5 (22.73%) Exploratory 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 4 (18.18%) CMS
1 4 (18.18%) Sitecore CMS
1 4 (18.18%) Umbraco
2 2 (9.09%) JBoss
2 2 (9.09%) Mule
2 2 (9.09%) Mule ESB
2 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) SaaS
2 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) MongoDB
2 5 (22.73%) Amazon Redshift
2 5 (22.73%) Big Data
3 2 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Cucumber
1 7 (31.82%) Selenium
2 6 (27.27%) AnthillPro
2 6 (27.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (27.27%) Hudson
2 6 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 6 (27.27%) Maven
2 6 (27.27%) TeamCity
3 5 (22.73%) SoapUI
4 4 (18.18%) Ant
4 4 (18.18%) Gradle
4 4 (18.18%) RSpec
4 4 (18.18%) WebDriver
5 2 (9.09%) Appium
5 2 (9.09%) Calabash
5 2 (9.09%) eggPlant
5 2 (9.09%) IntelliJ
5 2 (9.09%) JUnit
5 2 (9.09%) Robotium
5 2 (9.09%) TestNG
General
1 5 (22.73%) Games
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) Senior Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Software Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Test Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Senior Test Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Test Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) Agile Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Developer in Test
7 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
8 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
8 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
8 1 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (4.55%) QA Tester
8 1 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Software Tester
8 1 (4.55%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) Node.js
1 5 (22.73%) Web Services
2 2 (9.09%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) Apache Camel
2 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 2 (9.09%) Hibernate
2 2 (9.09%) Java EE
2 2 (9.09%) JPA
2 2 (9.09%) jQuery
2 2 (9.09%) JSON
2 2 (9.09%) REST
2 2 (9.09%) SOAP
2 2 (9.09%) Spring
2 2 (9.09%) Spring Integration
2 2 (9.09%) WCF
2 2 (9.09%) XML
3 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.55%) CSS
3 1 (4.55%) HTML
3 1 (4.55%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Blog
2 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Fintech
3 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Android
1 4 (18.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (100.00%) TDD
2 14 (63.64%) Scrum
3 13 (59.09%) Test Automation
4 10 (45.45%) OOP
5 8 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (27.27%) Manual Testing
7 5 (22.73%) Exploratory Testing
7 5 (22.73%) Non-Functional Testing
8 4 (18.18%) Functional Testing
8 4 (18.18%) Software Testing
9 2 (9.09%) Integration Testing
9 2 (9.09%) MVC
9 2 (9.09%) SDLC
10 1 (4.55%) Agile Testing
10 1 (4.55%) Analytics
10 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (4.55%) DevOps
10 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
10 1 (4.55%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) C#
2 16 (72.73%) Java
3 12 (54.55%) PHP
3 12 (54.55%) Ruby
4 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 6 (27.27%) C++
5 6 (27.27%) Python
6 2 (9.09%) SQL
7 1 (4.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) ISEB
1 4 (18.18%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) TOWER Software
2 5 (22.73%) Sitecore
3 4 (18.18%) Alterian
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft