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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 71 96 118
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +22
Permanent jobs citing BDD 362 334 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.49% 2.64% 2.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.09% 3.15% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 321 281 257
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £59,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -11.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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
8846 10616 9965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.34% 83.90% 82.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7581 8841 8628
Average salary £59,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.60% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £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 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 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 3 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.

1 600 (82.64%) Agile Software Development
2 560 (77.13%) TDD
3 316 (43.53%) C#
4 301 (41.46%) Java
5 263 (36.23%) Scrum
6 251 (34.57%) .NET
7 223 (30.72%) JavaScript
8 213 (29.34%) Selenium
9 210 (28.93%) HTML
10 195 (26.86%) MVC
10 195 (26.86%) Continuous Integration
11 191 (26.31%) Cucumber
12 183 (25.21%) CSS
13 180 (24.79%) QA
14 176 (24.24%) SQL
15 170 (23.42%) Finance
16 167 (23.00%) Test Automation
17 149 (20.52%) SQL Server
18 142 (19.56%) WebDriver
19 133 (18.32%) Open Source
20 126 (17.36%) Git (software)
21 120 (16.53%) jQuery
22 118 (16.25%) ASP.NET
23 115 (15.84%) E-Commerce
24 114 (15.70%) OO
25 108 (14.88%) Ruby
26 97 (13.36%) Web Services
27 92 (12.67%) ASP.NET MVC
28 89 (12.26%) HTML5
28 89 (12.26%) AngularJS

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

For the 6 months to 3 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 46 (6.34%) Node.js
2 20 (2.75%) CMS
3 19 (2.62%) BizTalk Server
4 15 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
5 14 (1.93%) Tomcat
5 14 (1.93%) Umbraco
6 9 (1.24%) Apache
7 8 (1.10%) IIS
7 8 (1.10%) Drupal
8 7 (0.96%) WebLogic
8 7 (0.96%) SharePoint
8 7 (0.96%) Confluence
9 6 (0.83%) JBoss
10 5 (0.69%) nginx
10 5 (0.69%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.55%) Apache Spark
11 4 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (0.55%) MQSeries
12 3 (0.41%) Apache Solr
13 2 (0.28%) Kentico
Applications
1 16 (2.20%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (0.41%) MS Office
3 2 (0.28%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.14%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (0.55%) Magento
2 2 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.14%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 33 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (3.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (1.65%) SaaS
4 7 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (0.69%) GitHub
5 5 (0.69%) IaaS
5 5 (0.69%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 5 (0.69%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.55%) PaaS
7 2 (0.28%) Joyent
7 2 (0.28%) Sumo Logic
8 1 (0.14%) Trello
8 1 (0.14%) Basecamp
8 1 (0.14%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 44 (6.06%) HTTP
2 14 (1.93%) Internet
3 6 (0.83%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.69%) FTP
5 4 (0.55%) Firewall
5 4 (0.55%) DNS
6 2 (0.28%) DSL
7 1 (0.14%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (20.52%) SQL Server
2 75 (10.33%) MongoDB
3 70 (9.64%) MySQL
4 69 (9.50%) NoSQL
5 41 (5.65%) Relational Database
6 29 (3.99%) Big Data
7 25 (3.44%) SQL Server 2008
8 24 (3.31%) Redis
9 20 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
10 17 (2.34%) Hadoop
10 17 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
10 17 (2.34%) RavenDB
11 13 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
12 10 (1.38%) Apache Cassandra
12 10 (1.38%) Azure SQL Database
13 5 (0.69%) Amazon RDS
13 5 (0.69%) RDBMS
13 5 (0.69%) CouchDB
14 4 (0.55%) HBase
15 3 (0.41%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 213 (29.34%) Selenium
2 191 (26.31%) Cucumber
3 142 (19.56%) WebDriver
4 126 (17.36%) Git (software)
5 88 (12.12%) Jenkins
6 86 (11.85%) SpecFlow
7 75 (10.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 73 (10.06%) JUnit
9 66 (9.09%) NUnit
10 51 (7.02%) TeamCity
11 49 (6.75%) JIRA
12 40 (5.51%) Subversion
13 34 (4.68%) FitNesse
14 33 (4.55%) Maven
15 32 (4.41%) JMeter
15 32 (4.41%) SoapUI
16 31 (4.27%) Jasmine
17 26 (3.58%) Appium
18 22 (3.03%) Calabash
19 21 (2.89%) PHPUnit
General
1 170 (23.42%) Finance
2 51 (7.02%) Banking
3 40 (5.51%) Games
4 34 (4.68%) Retail
5 33 (4.55%) Law
6 24 (3.31%) Back Office
7 17 (2.34%) Marketing
8 16 (2.20%) Front Office
9 12 (1.65%) Investment Banking
9 12 (1.65%) Publishing
10 11 (1.52%) Financial Institution
11 9 (1.24%) Advertising
12 6 (0.83%) Telecoms
13 5 (0.69%) Legal
14 2 (0.28%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.28%) Electronics
14 2 (0.28%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.28%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 402 (55.37%) Developer
2 119 (16.39%) Senior Developer
3 94 (12.95%) Analyst
4 87 (11.98%) .NET Developer
5 75 (10.33%) Java Developer
6 63 (8.68%) C# Developer
7 56 (7.71%) Test Analyst
8 51 (7.02%) Tester
9 40 (5.51%) QA Analyst
10 36 (4.96%) Test Engineer
10 36 (4.96%) ASP.NET Developer
11 34 (4.68%) Senior Analyst
12 33 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
13 32 (4.41%) Senior .NET Developer
14 29 (3.99%) AWS Developer
15 27 (3.72%) Lead Developer
16 25 (3.44%) Automation Tester
17 24 (3.31%) Web Developer
17 24 (3.31%) Senior C# Developer
17 24 (3.31%) Senior QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 251 (34.57%) .NET
2 210 (28.93%) HTML
3 183 (25.21%) CSS
4 120 (16.53%) jQuery
5 118 (16.25%) ASP.NET
6 97 (13.36%) Web Services
7 92 (12.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 89 (12.26%) HTML5
8 89 (12.26%) AngularJS
9 83 (11.43%) Spring
10 81 (11.16%) .NET Framework
11 74 (10.19%) ASP.NET Web API
12 72 (9.92%) REST
13 64 (8.82%) XML
14 63 (8.68%) RESTful
15 61 (8.40%) WCF
16 52 (7.16%) Hibernate
17 51 (7.02%) Entity Framework
18 47 (6.47%) CSS3
19 46 (6.34%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 54 (7.44%) Mobile App
2 42 (5.79%) Computer Science
3 34 (4.68%) User Experience
4 29 (3.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 28 (3.86%) Analytical Skills
6 27 (3.72%) Equities
7 24 (3.31%) Derivative
8 22 (3.03%) Fixed Income
9 15 (2.07%) Hedge funds
10 14 (1.93%) Visualisation
10 14 (1.93%) Client/Server
11 11 (1.52%) Mathematics
12 9 (1.24%) Social Media
13 8 (1.10%) Algorithms
14 7 (0.96%) Data Structures
14 7 (0.96%) Inversion of Control
15 6 (0.83%) Digital Media
15 6 (0.83%) Credit Derivative
16 5 (0.69%) Social Network
16 5 (0.69%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 85 (11.71%) Linux
2 57 (7.85%) UNIX
3 50 (6.89%) Apple iOS
4 47 (6.47%) Android
5 32 (4.41%) Windows
6 8 (1.10%) CoreOS
7 7 (0.96%) Mac OS X
8 5 (0.69%) Windows Phone 8
8 5 (0.69%) Windows Phone
9 4 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.28%) Windows CE
10 2 (0.28%) Debian
10 2 (0.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 600 (82.64%) Agile Software Development
2 560 (77.13%) TDD
3 263 (36.23%) Scrum
4 195 (26.86%) MVC
4 195 (26.86%) Continuous Integration
5 167 (23.00%) Test Automation
6 133 (18.32%) Open Source
7 115 (15.84%) E-Commerce
8 114 (15.70%) OO
9 83 (11.43%) Software Engineering
10 79 (10.88%) Automated Testing
10 79 (10.88%) Kanban
11 65 (8.95%) Pair Programming
12 62 (8.54%) OOP
12 62 (8.54%) SOA
13 57 (7.85%) OOD
13 57 (7.85%) Web Development
14 54 (7.44%) SDLC
15 52 (7.16%) DevOps
16 50 (6.89%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 316 (43.53%) C#
2 301 (41.46%) Java
3 223 (30.72%) JavaScript
4 176 (24.24%) SQL
5 108 (14.88%) Ruby
6 77 (10.61%) PHP
7 76 (10.47%) Python
8 50 (6.89%) Scala
9 40 (5.51%) Groovy
10 26 (3.58%) C++
11 18 (2.48%) Objective-C
12 17 (2.34%) Perl
13 14 (1.93%) Bash Shell
14 13 (1.79%) Shell Script
14 13 (1.79%) Apple Swift
15 12 (1.65%) T-SQL
16 9 (1.24%) VBScript
16 9 (1.24%) PHP5
17 8 (1.10%) F#
17 8 (1.10%) VBA
Qualifications
1 73 (10.06%) Degree
2 12 (1.65%) ISEB
2 12 (1.65%) PMP
2 12 (1.65%) PMI Certification
3 10 (1.38%) ISTQB
4 4 (0.55%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (0.41%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.28%) PhD
6 2 (0.28%) MBA
7 1 (0.14%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 180 (24.79%) QA
System Software
1 16 (2.20%) Docker
2 4 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.55%) Varnish
2 4 (0.55%) VirtualBox
2 4 (0.55%) LXC
3 2 (0.28%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 35 (4.82%) Puppet
2 29 (3.99%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (2.20%) Vagrant
4 9 (1.24%) Ansible
5 6 (0.83%) Salt
6 4 (0.55%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.41%) Capistrano
8 2 (0.28%) Nagios
8 2 (0.28%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.14%) Mesos
Vendors
1 69 (9.50%) Microsoft
2 39 (5.37%) Oracle
3 15 (2.07%) WorldPay
4 12 (1.65%) IBM
4 12 (1.65%) HP
5 11 (1.52%) Google
6 8 (1.10%) Xamarin
7 7 (0.96%) Twitter
7 7 (0.96%) Rackspace
7 7 (0.96%) Atlassian
8 5 (0.69%) Sitecore
9 4 (0.55%) Zend
9 4 (0.55%) Red Hat
9 4 (0.55%) VMware
9 4 (0.55%) Sybase
9 4 (0.55%) Murex
9 4 (0.55%) SaltStack
10 3 (0.41%) Capita
10 3 (0.41%) EPiServer
10 3 (0.41%) Tableau
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Pension, Gym, Bonus and discounts
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum 12% Bonus, Pension, Life Assurance,
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £450 to £600 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum plus 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £0.00 per annum + Depending on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Share Options
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Share Options
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Share Options
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £300 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JWResource
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40000 - £85000 per annum + share options
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago