The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 63 54 48
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Permanent jobs citing BDD 16 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.94% 2.52% 2.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 3.30% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 13
Average salary £36,250 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.05% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,800 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £50,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
664 515 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 80.48% 76.30% 75.75%
Number of salaries quoted 542 456 330
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Cardiff

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 25 (100.00%) TDD
2 24 (96.00%) Java
3 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (56.00%) Web Services
4 14 (56.00%) Maven
5 13 (52.00%) NetBeans
5 13 (52.00%) Java EE
5 13 (52.00%) Oracle
5 13 (52.00%) Eclipse
5 13 (52.00%) Jenkins
6 12 (48.00%) MongoDB
6 12 (48.00%) SOAP
7 11 (44.00%) Spring
7 11 (44.00%) Scrum
7 11 (44.00%) SQL
7 11 (44.00%) OO
7 11 (44.00%) Hudson
8 10 (40.00%) REST
9 9 (36.00%) Linux
9 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
9 9 (36.00%) Retail
10 7 (28.00%) Ruby
10 7 (28.00%) PHP
10 7 (28.00%) C#
10 7 (28.00%) C++
10 7 (28.00%) OOP
10 7 (28.00%) Python
10 7 (28.00%) TOWER Software
10 7 (28.00%) Back Office
10 7 (28.00%) NoSQL

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 6 (24.00%) Node.js
2 1 (4.00%) Mule ESB
2 1 (4.00%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) GitHub
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) MongoDB
2 7 (28.00%) NoSQL
3 6 (24.00%) Big Data
3 6 (24.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (12.00%) CouchDB
4 3 (12.00%) Couchbase
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (56.00%) Maven
2 13 (52.00%) Eclipse
2 13 (52.00%) NetBeans
2 13 (52.00%) Jenkins
3 11 (44.00%) Hudson
4 6 (24.00%) JMeter
5 3 (12.00%) Ant
5 3 (12.00%) Selenium
6 1 (4.00%) TestNG
6 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
6 1 (4.00%) JUnit
General
1 9 (36.00%) Retail
2 7 (28.00%) Back Office
3 5 (20.00%) Finance
3 5 (20.00%) Banking
4 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Developer
2 12 (48.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Software Developer
4 4 (16.00%) ScrumMaster
5 3 (12.00%) Team Leader
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (56.00%) Web Services
2 13 (52.00%) Java EE
3 12 (48.00%) SOAP
4 11 (44.00%) Spring
5 10 (40.00%) REST
6 6 (24.00%) HTML
7 4 (16.00%) Spring MVC
7 4 (16.00%) JPA
8 3 (12.00%) EJB 3.0
8 3 (12.00%) RESTful
8 3 (12.00%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (12.00%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (12.00%) EJB
8 3 (12.00%) Servlets
8 3 (12.00%) JSF
8 3 (12.00%) XML
9 2 (8.00%) HTML5
10 1 (4.00%) Velocity
10 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
10 1 (4.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) TDD
2 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (44.00%) Scrum
3 11 (44.00%) OO
4 7 (28.00%) OOP
5 4 (16.00%) OOD
5 4 (16.00%) MVC
5 4 (16.00%) Validation
5 4 (16.00%) Integration Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Mobile Development
6 3 (12.00%) Coaching
6 3 (12.00%) User Stories
6 3 (12.00%) Line Management
6 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (12.00%) Software Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Refactoring
6 3 (12.00%) ATDD
6 3 (12.00%) Pair Programming
7 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (96.00%) Java
2 11 (44.00%) SQL
3 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (28.00%) PHP
4 7 (28.00%) C#
4 7 (28.00%) C++
4 7 (28.00%) Python
4 7 (28.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Oracle
2 7 (28.00%) TOWER Software
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: 19 days ago