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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 73 96 113
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +17
Permanent jobs citing BDD 362 334 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.45% 2.68% 2.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.05% 3.21% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 327 277 268
Average salary £62,500 £52,500 £59,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -11.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £37,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
8938 10415 9939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.09% 83.57% 82.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7627 8600 8686
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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.

1 607 (84.42%) Agile Software Development
2 539 (74.97%) TDD
3 311 (43.25%) C#
4 295 (41.03%) Java
5 245 (34.08%) Scrum
6 240 (33.38%) .NET
7 229 (31.85%) Selenium
8 211 (29.35%) Continuous Integration
9 210 (29.21%) JavaScript
10 198 (27.54%) HTML
11 191 (26.56%) QA
11 191 (26.56%) Cucumber
12 183 (25.45%) MVC
13 180 (25.03%) Test Automation
14 176 (24.48%) Finance
15 173 (24.06%) CSS
16 158 (21.97%) SQL
17 149 (20.72%) WebDriver
18 141 (19.61%) SQL Server
19 135 (18.78%) Git (software)
20 132 (18.36%) Open Source
21 124 (17.25%) E-Commerce
22 118 (16.41%) OO
23 114 (15.86%) ASP.NET
24 110 (15.30%) jQuery
25 108 (15.02%) Web Services
26 100 (13.91%) Ruby
27 94 (13.07%) JUnit
28 91 (12.66%) Jenkins
29 89 (12.38%) SpecFlow

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 44 (6.12%) Node.js
2 14 (1.95%) CMS
3 13 (1.81%) BizTalk Server
3 13 (1.81%) Tomcat
4 12 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
5 11 (1.53%) Umbraco
6 9 (1.25%) Apache
6 9 (1.25%) Confluence
7 7 (0.97%) SharePoint
7 7 (0.97%) WebLogic
7 7 (0.97%) Drupal
8 6 (0.83%) IIS
8 6 (0.83%) JBoss
9 4 (0.56%) MQSeries
9 4 (0.56%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.42%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.28%) Kentico
11 2 (0.28%) Mule
11 2 (0.28%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (1.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.42%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.14%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.14%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (0.56%) Magento
1 4 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.14%) Odoo
2 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (4.87%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (2.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (1.39%) SaaS
4 6 (0.83%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (0.83%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 5 (0.70%) IaaS
6 4 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.42%) GitHub
7 3 (0.42%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.28%) PaaS
8 2 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.28%) Sumo Logic
9 1 (0.14%) Trello
9 1 (0.14%) Joyent
9 1 (0.14%) Basecamp
9 1 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 40 (5.56%) HTTP
2 12 (1.67%) Internet
3 5 (0.70%) FTP
3 5 (0.70%) Firewall
4 4 (0.56%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.42%) DNS
6 1 (0.14%) DSL
6 1 (0.14%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (19.61%) SQL Server
2 67 (9.32%) MongoDB
2 67 (9.32%) MySQL
3 58 (8.07%) NoSQL
4 42 (5.84%) Relational Database
5 30 (4.17%) Big Data
6 23 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
6 23 (3.20%) PostgreSQL
7 20 (2.78%) Redis
8 15 (2.09%) RavenDB
8 15 (2.09%) Hadoop
9 12 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (0.97%) Azure SQL Database
13 6 (0.83%) Amazon RDS
14 5 (0.70%) CouchDB
15 4 (0.56%) RDBMS
15 4 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
16 3 (0.42%) DB2
Development Applications
1 229 (31.85%) Selenium
2 191 (26.56%) Cucumber
3 149 (20.72%) WebDriver
4 135 (18.78%) Git (software)
5 94 (13.07%) JUnit
6 91 (12.66%) Jenkins
7 89 (12.38%) SpecFlow
8 85 (11.82%) NUnit
9 79 (10.99%) Team Foundation Server
10 60 (8.34%) FitNesse
11 50 (6.95%) JIRA
11 50 (6.95%) TeamCity
12 44 (6.12%) Subversion
13 36 (5.01%) Jasmine
14 35 (4.87%) Maven
15 31 (4.31%) SoapUI
16 29 (4.03%) JMeter
17 24 (3.34%) Appium
18 21 (2.92%) Visual Studio
19 19 (2.64%) Mockito
General
1 176 (24.48%) Finance
2 51 (7.09%) Banking
3 43 (5.98%) Games
4 33 (4.59%) Retail
5 32 (4.45%) Law
6 21 (2.92%) Back Office
7 20 (2.78%) Marketing
8 16 (2.23%) Investment Banking
9 13 (1.81%) Front Office
10 12 (1.67%) Publishing
11 9 (1.25%) Financial Institution
12 8 (1.11%) Advertising
13 7 (0.97%) Telecoms
14 6 (0.83%) Legal
15 4 (0.56%) Electronics
15 4 (0.56%) Manufacturing
16 2 (0.28%) Multimedia
17 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 378 (52.57%) Developer
2 114 (15.86%) Senior Developer
3 95 (13.21%) Analyst
4 74 (10.29%) .NET Developer
5 70 (9.74%) Java Developer
6 59 (8.21%) Test Analyst
7 48 (6.68%) C# Developer
7 48 (6.68%) Tester
8 44 (6.12%) Test Engineer
9 43 (5.98%) QA Analyst
10 36 (5.01%) Senior Analyst
11 33 (4.59%) Lead Developer
12 29 (4.03%) AWS Developer
12 29 (4.03%) ASP.NET Developer
13 27 (3.76%) Automation Engineer
14 26 (3.62%) Web Developer
14 26 (3.62%) Senior QA Analyst
15 25 (3.48%) Senior .NET Developer
15 25 (3.48%) C# .NET Developer
16 24 (3.34%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 240 (33.38%) .NET
2 198 (27.54%) HTML
3 173 (24.06%) CSS
4 114 (15.86%) ASP.NET
5 110 (15.30%) jQuery
6 108 (15.02%) Web Services
7 89 (12.38%) HTML5
8 86 (11.96%) AngularJS
9 83 (11.54%) REST
9 83 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
10 80 (11.13%) .NET Framework
11 79 (10.99%) Spring
12 69 (9.60%) ASP.NET Web API
13 60 (8.34%) XML
14 58 (8.07%) RESTful
15 55 (7.65%) Hibernate
16 53 (7.37%) WCF
17 51 (7.09%) SOAP
18 50 (6.95%) CSS3
19 46 (6.40%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 52 (7.23%) Mobile App
2 46 (6.40%) User Experience
3 37 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (4.73%) Computer Science
5 29 (4.03%) Equities
6 28 (3.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 24 (3.34%) Derivative
8 23 (3.20%) Fixed Income
9 21 (2.92%) Client/Server
10 15 (2.09%) Visualisation
11 11 (1.53%) Hedge funds
12 9 (1.25%) Mathematics
13 8 (1.11%) Social Media
14 7 (0.97%) Algorithms
15 5 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
15 5 (0.70%) Digital Media
15 5 (0.70%) Data Structures
16 4 (0.56%) Social Network
16 4 (0.56%) Replication
16 4 (0.56%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 85 (11.82%) Linux
2 57 (7.93%) UNIX
3 47 (6.54%) Apple iOS
4 43 (5.98%) Android
5 38 (5.29%) Windows
6 9 (1.25%) CoreOS
7 8 (1.11%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.28%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.28%) Debian
9 2 (0.28%) Windows CE
9 2 (0.28%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.28%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 607 (84.42%) Agile Software Development
2 539 (74.97%) TDD
3 245 (34.08%) Scrum
4 211 (29.35%) Continuous Integration
5 183 (25.45%) MVC
6 180 (25.03%) Test Automation
7 132 (18.36%) Open Source
8 124 (17.25%) E-Commerce
9 118 (16.41%) OO
10 79 (10.99%) Software Engineering
11 75 (10.43%) Kanban
12 72 (10.01%) Automated Testing
13 60 (8.34%) SOA
14 59 (8.21%) Pair Programming
15 58 (8.07%) DevOps
16 57 (7.93%) SDLC
17 55 (7.65%) OOP
18 54 (7.51%) Web Development
18 54 (7.51%) Test Strategy
19 53 (7.37%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 311 (43.25%) C#
2 295 (41.03%) Java
3 210 (29.21%) JavaScript
4 158 (21.97%) SQL
5 100 (13.91%) Ruby
6 82 (11.40%) Python
7 74 (10.29%) PHP
8 46 (6.40%) Groovy
9 42 (5.84%) Scala
10 23 (3.20%) C++
11 18 (2.50%) Objective-C
12 15 (2.09%) T-SQL
12 15 (2.09%) Perl
13 14 (1.95%) Bash Shell
13 14 (1.95%) Apple Swift
14 9 (1.25%) VBScript
14 9 (1.25%) Shell Script
14 9 (1.25%) Clojure
15 8 (1.11%) PowerShell
15 8 (1.11%) F#
Qualifications
1 69 (9.60%) Degree
2 13 (1.81%) Security Cleared
3 12 (1.67%) ISEB
3 12 (1.67%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.39%) PMP
4 10 (1.39%) PMI Certification
5 9 (1.25%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.28%) MBA
7 2 (0.28%) PhD
8 1 (0.14%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 191 (26.56%) QA
System Software
1 19 (2.64%) Docker
2 5 (0.70%) LXC
3 4 (0.56%) Varnish
3 4 (0.56%) VirtualBox
3 4 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.28%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 32 (4.45%) Puppet
2 30 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (2.23%) Vagrant
4 7 (0.97%) Ansible
5 6 (0.83%) Salt
6 4 (0.56%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.42%) Capistrano
8 2 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.28%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.28%) Nagios
8 2 (0.28%) Mesos
Vendors
1 65 (9.04%) Microsoft
2 36 (5.01%) Oracle
3 15 (2.09%) WorldPay
4 14 (1.95%) HP
4 14 (1.95%) Google
5 12 (1.67%) IBM
6 7 (0.97%) Xamarin
6 7 (0.97%) Twitter
7 6 (0.83%) Atlassian
7 6 (0.83%) Rackspace
8 5 (0.70%) Sitecore
9 4 (0.56%) VMware
9 4 (0.56%) Red Hat
9 4 (0.56%) Murex
9 4 (0.56%) SAP
9 4 (0.56%) Sybase
9 4 (0.56%) SaltStack
10 3 (0.42%) Tableau
10 3 (0.42%) Zend
10 3 (0.42%) Capita
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + share options
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus and benefits!
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Gregory James
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Gregory James
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £62500 per annum + inc benefits, + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £100,000 to £120,000 per annum + bonus + package + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + + Attractive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Limited
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + pension + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: 4 days ago