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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 73 123 140
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +17
Permanent jobs citing BDD 353 249 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.39% 2.23% 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.04% 2.70% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 312 211 200
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,000 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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
8747 9230 8879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 84.10% 82.52% 80.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7347 7706 7865
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 March 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 27 March 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.

1 580 (82.98%) Agile Software Development
2 549 (78.54%) TDD
3 303 (43.35%) C#
4 297 (42.49%) Java
5 281 (40.20%) Scrum
6 252 (36.05%) .NET
7 207 (29.61%) Selenium
8 204 (29.18%) MVC
9 202 (28.90%) SQL
10 199 (28.47%) JavaScript
11 192 (27.47%) Cucumber
12 188 (26.90%) HTML
13 169 (24.18%) CSS
14 158 (22.60%) QA
15 153 (21.89%) Continuous Integration
16 148 (21.17%) SQL Server
17 143 (20.46%) ASP.NET
17 143 (20.46%) Finance
18 142 (20.31%) Test Automation
19 124 (17.74%) WebDriver
20 122 (17.45%) ASP.NET MVC
21 112 (16.02%) Open Source
22 104 (14.88%) SOA
23 103 (14.74%) Ruby
24 101 (14.45%) E-Commerce
25 100 (14.31%) jQuery
26 97 (13.88%) OO
27 92 (13.16%) Git (software)
28 91 (13.02%) WCF
29 90 (12.88%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 31 (4.43%) BizTalk Server
2 28 (4.01%) CMS
3 26 (3.72%) Node.js
4 22 (3.15%) Umbraco
5 17 (2.43%) Elasticsearch
6 12 (1.72%) Tomcat
7 11 (1.57%) Confluence
8 10 (1.43%) IIS
9 8 (1.14%) Apache
10 7 (1.00%) Drupal
11 5 (0.72%) WebLogic
11 5 (0.72%) nginx
12 4 (0.57%) Apache Solr
12 4 (0.57%) SharePoint
13 3 (0.43%) MQSeries
14 2 (0.29%) JBoss
14 2 (0.29%) Oracle Coherence
14 2 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
14 2 (0.29%) Apache Spark
14 2 (0.29%) GemFire
Applications
1 17 (2.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.43%) MS Office
2 3 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.29%) HipChat
3 2 (0.29%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.14%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (0.43%) Magento
2 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (3.43%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.14%) SaaS
4 6 (0.86%) PaaS
5 5 (0.72%) GitHub
6 4 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.43%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.43%) Joyent
8 2 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.29%) IaaS
9 1 (0.14%) ElastiCache
9 1 (0.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.14%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 30 (4.29%) HTTP
2 10 (1.43%) Internet
3 6 (0.86%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.72%) FTP
5 1 (0.14%) SMTP
5 1 (0.14%) DSL
5 1 (0.14%) VPN
5 1 (0.14%) DNS
5 1 (0.14%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (21.17%) SQL Server
2 88 (12.59%) NoSQL
3 73 (10.44%) MongoDB
4 46 (6.58%) SQL Server 2008
5 45 (6.44%) MySQL
6 38 (5.44%) Relational Database
7 37 (5.29%) SQL Server 2012
8 26 (3.72%) Big Data
9 23 (3.29%) Redis
10 21 (3.00%) Hadoop
10 21 (3.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 19 (2.72%) RavenDB
12 16 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
13 14 (2.00%) CouchDB
14 10 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
15 7 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 6 (0.86%) RDBMS
16 6 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
16 6 (0.86%) Azure SQL Database
17 5 (0.72%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 207 (29.61%) Selenium
2 192 (27.47%) Cucumber
3 124 (17.74%) WebDriver
4 92 (13.16%) Git (software)
5 80 (11.44%) Jenkins
6 75 (10.73%) SpecFlow
7 66 (9.44%) JUnit
8 62 (8.87%) Team Foundation Server
9 52 (7.44%) TeamCity
10 51 (7.30%) Maven
11 44 (6.29%) NUnit
12 38 (5.44%) JIRA
13 34 (4.86%) Calabash
14 33 (4.72%) Appium
15 31 (4.43%) SoapUI
15 31 (4.43%) Subversion
16 29 (4.15%) Hudson
17 26 (3.72%) JMeter
18 25 (3.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 24 (3.43%) RSpec
General
1 143 (20.46%) Finance
2 55 (7.87%) Banking
3 38 (5.44%) Games
4 29 (4.15%) Front Office
5 26 (3.72%) Back Office
6 24 (3.43%) Law
7 23 (3.29%) Retail
8 21 (3.00%) Telecoms
9 18 (2.58%) Marketing
10 14 (2.00%) Publishing
10 14 (2.00%) Investment Banking
11 8 (1.14%) Advertising
12 7 (1.00%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.86%) Multimedia
14 4 (0.57%) Billing
15 3 (0.43%) Legal
16 2 (0.29%) Manufacturing
16 2 (0.29%) Retail Banking
17 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 419 (59.94%) Developer
2 108 (15.45%) Senior Developer
3 102 (14.59%) Java Developer
3 102 (14.59%) .NET Developer
4 72 (10.30%) Analyst
5 64 (9.16%) C# Developer
6 47 (6.72%) Tester
7 43 (6.15%) Test Analyst
7 43 (6.15%) Senior .NET Developer
8 34 (4.86%) Software Developer
9 33 (4.72%) C# .NET Developer
10 32 (4.58%) AWS Developer
11 31 (4.43%) Test Engineer
12 28 (4.01%) ASP.NET Developer
12 28 (4.01%) Senior C# Developer
13 26 (3.72%) Automation Tester
14 25 (3.58%) Software Engineer
15 22 (3.15%) Lead Developer
16 21 (3.00%) Test Manager
17 20 (2.86%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 252 (36.05%) .NET
2 188 (26.90%) HTML
3 169 (24.18%) CSS
4 143 (20.46%) ASP.NET
5 122 (17.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 100 (14.31%) jQuery
7 91 (13.02%) WCF
8 90 (12.88%) Web Services
9 80 (11.44%) Spring
10 79 (11.30%) ASP.NET Web API
11 76 (10.87%) AngularJS
12 71 (10.16%) REST
13 70 (10.01%) .NET Framework
14 65 (9.30%) HTML5
15 63 (9.01%) RESTful
16 49 (7.01%) SOAP
17 48 (6.87%) CSS3
18 47 (6.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 47 (6.72%) XML
19 43 (6.15%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 112 (16.02%) Open Source
2 43 (6.15%) Computer Science
3 36 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (5.01%) Mobile App
5 29 (4.15%) Inversion of Control
6 21 (3.00%) Hedge funds
7 20 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 17 (2.43%) Derivative
8 17 (2.43%) User Experience
9 12 (1.72%) Mathematics
10 11 (1.57%) Mobile Banking
10 11 (1.57%) Equities
10 11 (1.57%) Data Structures
11 10 (1.43%) Fixed Income
11 10 (1.43%) Visualisation
12 9 (1.29%) Algorithms
13 8 (1.14%) Social Media
14 7 (1.00%) Digital Media
14 7 (1.00%) Credit Derivative
15 6 (0.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 69 (9.87%) Linux
2 49 (7.01%) UNIX
3 44 (6.29%) Android
4 43 (6.15%) Apple iOS
5 42 (6.01%) Windows
6 7 (1.00%) Windows Phone
7 6 (0.86%) Windows Phone 8
8 2 (0.29%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 580 (82.98%) Agile Software Development
2 549 (78.54%) TDD
3 281 (40.20%) Scrum
4 204 (29.18%) MVC
5 153 (21.89%) Continuous Integration
6 142 (20.31%) Test Automation
7 104 (14.88%) SOA
8 101 (14.45%) E-Commerce
9 97 (13.88%) OO
10 77 (11.02%) Software Engineering
11 65 (9.30%) Automated Testing
11 65 (9.30%) Unit Testing
12 61 (8.73%) Pair Programming
12 61 (8.73%) OOP
13 54 (7.73%) Web Development
14 46 (6.58%) Kanban
15 42 (6.01%) Automation Testing
15 42 (6.01%) Mentoring
16 39 (5.58%) Data Analysis
17 36 (5.15%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 303 (43.35%) C#
2 297 (42.49%) Java
3 202 (28.90%) SQL
4 199 (28.47%) JavaScript
5 103 (14.74%) Ruby
6 50 (7.15%) Python
7 39 (5.58%) Scala
8 38 (5.44%) PHP
9 32 (4.58%) Groovy
10 21 (3.00%) C++
11 18 (2.58%) Perl
12 14 (2.00%) Shell Script
13 10 (1.43%) T-SQL
14 9 (1.29%) VBA
14 9 (1.29%) Bash Shell
15 8 (1.14%) PHP5
16 7 (1.00%) PL/SQL
16 7 (1.00%) Objective-C
17 6 (0.86%) C
17 6 (0.86%) R
Qualifications
1 61 (8.73%) Degree
2 11 (1.57%) ISEB
2 11 (1.57%) PMP
2 11 (1.57%) PMI Certification
3 10 (1.43%) ISTQB
4 6 (0.86%) PhD
4 6 (0.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (0.43%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.29%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.29%) MBA
7 1 (0.14%) OCP
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.14%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 158 (22.60%) QA
System Software
1 4 (0.57%) Varnish
2 2 (0.29%) HDFS
3 1 (0.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (2.29%) Puppet
2 13 (1.86%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.72%) Vagrant
3 5 (0.72%) Ansible
4 2 (0.29%) logstash
4 2 (0.29%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (0.29%) Graphite
4 2 (0.29%) ZABBIX
4 2 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.29%) Capistrano
4 2 (0.29%) StatsD
Vendors
1 56 (8.01%) Microsoft
2 33 (4.72%) Oracle
3 13 (1.86%) Xamarin
4 11 (1.57%) Atlassian
5 8 (1.14%) IBM
6 6 (0.86%) Google
7 5 (0.72%) Zend
8 3 (0.43%) Rackspace
9 2 (0.29%) New Relic
9 2 (0.29%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.29%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.29%) Tableau
9 2 (0.29%) HP
10 1 (0.14%) Telerik
10 1 (0.14%) Capita
10 1 (0.14%) Facebook
10 1 (0.14%) Twitter
10 1 (0.14%) Assembla
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
We Are Friday Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Recommend Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum healthcare, pension, flexible benefi
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TD Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus package (healthcare, pension, e
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £400 - £420 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago