The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 72 120 132
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +12
Permanent jobs citing BDD 324 288 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.23% 2.28% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.77% 2.75% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 284 237 211
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
BDD
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
8585 10464 9545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.53% 82.83% 81.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7277 8749 8219
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,100 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

BDD
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the City of London region.

BDD Salary Trend in the City of London

BDD
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in the City of London

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 562 (81.10%) Agile Software Development
2 540 (77.92%) TDD
3 307 (44.30%) C#
4 294 (42.42%) Java
5 253 (36.51%) Scrum
6 249 (35.93%) .NET
7 218 (31.46%) JavaScript
8 211 (30.45%) HTML
9 201 (29.00%) MVC
10 193 (27.85%) Selenium
11 188 (27.13%) SQL
12 186 (26.84%) CSS
13 182 (26.26%) Cucumber
14 178 (25.69%) QA
15 159 (22.94%) Continuous Integration
16 157 (22.66%) Test Automation
17 154 (22.22%) Finance
18 152 (21.93%) SQL Server
19 124 (17.89%) Open Source
20 121 (17.46%) ASP.NET
21 118 (17.03%) WebDriver
22 115 (16.59%) jQuery
23 108 (15.58%) Ruby
24 101 (14.57%) ASP.NET MVC
25 99 (14.29%) Git (software)
25 99 (14.29%) OO
26 98 (14.14%) E-Commerce
27 93 (13.42%) Web Services
28 88 (12.70%) Linux
28 88 (12.70%) AngularJS

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 42 (6.06%) Node.js
2 27 (3.90%) BizTalk Server
3 23 (3.32%) CMS
4 18 (2.60%) Umbraco
5 13 (1.88%) Elasticsearch
6 12 (1.73%) Tomcat
7 10 (1.44%) Apache
8 9 (1.30%) Drupal
9 7 (1.01%) IIS
10 6 (0.87%) nginx
10 6 (0.87%) SharePoint
11 5 (0.72%) OpenStack
11 5 (0.72%) WebLogic
11 5 (0.72%) Confluence
12 4 (0.58%) Apache Solr
12 4 (0.58%) Apache Spark
13 3 (0.43%) JBoss
13 3 (0.43%) MQSeries
13 3 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
14 2 (0.29%) Kentico
Applications
1 16 (2.31%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.43%) MS Office
2 3 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.29%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.14%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.58%) Magento
2 1 (0.14%) Odoo
2 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 44 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (4.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (1.73%) SaaS
4 6 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (0.87%) PaaS
4 6 (0.87%) IaaS
5 5 (0.72%) GitHub
6 4 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.43%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 3 (0.43%) Joyent
7 3 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.29%) Sumo Logic
9 1 (0.14%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 43 (6.20%) HTTP
2 15 (2.16%) Internet
3 7 (1.01%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.72%) FTP
5 4 (0.58%) DNS
6 2 (0.29%) Firewall
6 2 (0.29%) DSL
6 2 (0.29%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (21.93%) SQL Server
2 82 (11.83%) NoSQL
3 73 (10.53%) MongoDB
4 60 (8.66%) MySQL
5 39 (5.63%) Relational Database
6 32 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
7 29 (4.18%) SQL Server 2012
8 25 (3.61%) Big Data
9 22 (3.17%) Redis
10 18 (2.60%) Hadoop
10 18 (2.60%) RavenDB
11 14 (2.02%) SQL Server 2005
12 12 (1.73%) PostgreSQL
13 11 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
14 9 (1.30%) CouchDB
15 8 (1.15%) Azure SQL Database
16 7 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
17 6 (0.87%) RDBMS
18 4 (0.58%) HBase
19 3 (0.43%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 193 (27.85%) Selenium
2 182 (26.26%) Cucumber
3 118 (17.03%) WebDriver
4 99 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 86 (12.41%) SpecFlow
6 76 (10.97%) Jenkins
6 76 (10.97%) Team Foundation Server
7 60 (8.66%) JUnit
8 52 (7.50%) NUnit
9 46 (6.64%) TeamCity
10 44 (6.35%) Maven
11 41 (5.92%) JIRA
12 33 (4.76%) Appium
13 30 (4.33%) Calabash
14 29 (4.18%) Subversion
15 28 (4.04%) JMeter
15 28 (4.04%) SoapUI
16 22 (3.17%) FitNesse
17 21 (3.03%) Jasmine
18 18 (2.60%) PHPUnit
General
1 154 (22.22%) Finance
2 56 (8.08%) Banking
3 36 (5.19%) Games
4 34 (4.91%) Retail
4 34 (4.91%) Law
5 23 (3.32%) Front Office
5 23 (3.32%) Back Office
6 15 (2.16%) Marketing
7 13 (1.88%) Publishing
8 11 (1.59%) Investment Banking
9 10 (1.44%) Financial Institution
9 10 (1.44%) Advertising
10 8 (1.15%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.58%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.29%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.29%) Legal
13 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.14%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 405 (58.44%) Developer
2 102 (14.72%) Senior Developer
3 95 (13.71%) .NET Developer
4 88 (12.70%) Analyst
5 81 (11.69%) Java Developer
6 70 (10.10%) C# Developer
7 53 (7.65%) Test Analyst
8 51 (7.36%) Tester
9 37 (5.34%) C# .NET Developer
10 36 (5.19%) AWS Developer
11 35 (5.05%) ASP.NET Developer
11 35 (5.05%) Senior .NET Developer
12 31 (4.47%) QA Analyst
13 28 (4.04%) Test Engineer
13 28 (4.04%) Automation Tester
14 26 (3.75%) Senior C# Developer
15 25 (3.61%) Software Developer
16 24 (3.46%) Software Engineer
17 23 (3.32%) Senior Analyst
18 19 (2.74%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 249 (35.93%) .NET
2 211 (30.45%) HTML
3 186 (26.84%) CSS
4 121 (17.46%) ASP.NET
5 115 (16.59%) jQuery
6 101 (14.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 93 (13.42%) Web Services
8 88 (12.70%) AngularJS
9 85 (12.27%) HTML5
10 81 (11.69%) .NET Framework
11 80 (11.54%) Spring
12 78 (11.26%) ASP.NET Web API
13 69 (9.96%) WCF
14 68 (9.81%) REST
15 59 (8.51%) RESTful
16 58 (8.37%) XML
17 57 (8.23%) Entity Framework
18 46 (6.64%) CSS3
18 46 (6.64%) Hibernate
19 42 (6.06%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 124 (17.89%) Open Source
2 54 (7.79%) Mobile App
3 38 (5.48%) Computer Science
4 34 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (3.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 25 (3.61%) User Experience
7 23 (3.32%) Derivative
7 23 (3.32%) Equities
8 18 (2.60%) Fixed Income
9 15 (2.16%) Hedge funds
10 14 (2.02%) Mathematics
11 13 (1.88%) Inversion of Control
12 11 (1.59%) Social Media
13 10 (1.44%) Visualisation
13 10 (1.44%) Data Structures
14 9 (1.30%) Algorithms
14 9 (1.30%) Client/Server
15 8 (1.15%) Mobile Banking
16 7 (1.01%) Credit Derivative
17 6 (0.87%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 88 (12.70%) Linux
2 63 (9.09%) UNIX
3 51 (7.36%) Apple iOS
4 49 (7.07%) Android
5 38 (5.48%) Windows
6 6 (0.87%) CoreOS
6 6 (0.87%) Windows Phone
7 5 (0.72%) Windows Phone 8
7 5 (0.72%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.29%) Debian
8 2 (0.29%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 562 (81.10%) Agile Software Development
2 540 (77.92%) TDD
3 253 (36.51%) Scrum
4 201 (29.00%) MVC
5 159 (22.94%) Continuous Integration
6 157 (22.66%) Test Automation
7 99 (14.29%) OO
8 98 (14.14%) E-Commerce
9 85 (12.27%) Software Engineering
10 71 (10.25%) SOA
11 69 (9.96%) Automated Testing
12 62 (8.95%) Pair Programming
13 58 (8.37%) Kanban
13 58 (8.37%) OOP
14 54 (7.79%) Web Development
15 51 (7.36%) Unit Testing
16 43 (6.20%) OOD
17 38 (5.48%) DevOps
18 37 (5.34%) Test Scripting
19 35 (5.05%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 307 (44.30%) C#
2 294 (42.42%) Java
3 218 (31.46%) JavaScript
4 188 (27.13%) SQL
5 108 (15.58%) Ruby
6 67 (9.67%) Python
6 67 (9.67%) PHP
7 47 (6.78%) Scala
8 33 (4.76%) Groovy
9 29 (4.18%) C++
10 21 (3.03%) Perl
11 17 (2.45%) Objective-C
12 14 (2.02%) Shell Script
13 11 (1.59%) Bash Shell
14 10 (1.44%) PHP5
14 10 (1.44%) Apple Swift
15 8 (1.15%) F#
15 8 (1.15%) VBA
16 7 (1.01%) T-SQL
16 7 (1.01%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 67 (9.67%) Degree
2 12 (1.73%) PMP
2 12 (1.73%) PMI Certification
3 11 (1.59%) ISEB
4 10 (1.44%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.58%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.43%) PhD
6 3 (0.43%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.29%) MBA
8 1 (0.14%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 178 (25.69%) QA
System Software
1 9 (1.30%) Docker
2 4 (0.58%) Varnish
2 4 (0.58%) VirtualBox
2 4 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.29%) LXC
3 2 (0.29%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 30 (4.33%) Puppet
2 23 (3.32%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (2.02%) Vagrant
4 8 (1.15%) Ansible
5 4 (0.58%) Kubernetes
5 4 (0.58%) Salt
6 3 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.29%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.29%) Nagios
8 1 (0.14%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 64 (9.24%) Microsoft
2 42 (6.06%) Oracle
3 12 (1.73%) WorldPay
4 11 (1.59%) Xamarin
5 10 (1.44%) Google
6 9 (1.30%) IBM
6 9 (1.30%) Atlassian
7 8 (1.15%) HP
7 8 (1.15%) Rackspace
8 7 (1.01%) Twitter
9 4 (0.58%) VMware
9 4 (0.58%) SaltStack
10 3 (0.43%) Capita
10 3 (0.43%) Zend
10 3 (0.43%) EPiServer
10 3 (0.43%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.29%) Splunk
11 2 (0.29%) Tableau
11 2 (0.29%) New Relic
12 1 (0.14%) Assembla
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E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Package + Pension
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £45000 - £65000 Per Annum Bonus + Benefits Available
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum £65,000 plus bens
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Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum £60-70k, £15k Bonus, Pension, Discou
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £51886.00 - £61745.00 per annum + GBP 4000 Retention Allowance
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ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37500 per annum
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TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + benefits + bonus
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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