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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 70 94 101
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +7
Permanent jobs citing BDD 361 312 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.75% 2.64% 2.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.42% 3.17% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 337 267 278
Average salary £62,500 £52,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £44,550
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,400 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +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
8165 9829 9913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 84.82% 83.13% 82.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7000 8160 8736
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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.

1 581 (84.69%) Agile Software Development
2 500 (72.89%) TDD
3 320 (46.65%) C#
4 254 (37.03%) Java
5 238 (34.69%) Scrum
6 232 (33.82%) .NET
7 231 (33.67%) Selenium
8 209 (30.47%) JavaScript
9 199 (29.01%) HTML
9 199 (29.01%) Continuous Integration
10 195 (28.43%) QA
11 188 (27.41%) Finance
12 184 (26.82%) Cucumber
13 182 (26.53%) Test Automation
14 173 (25.22%) CSS
15 166 (24.20%) MVC
16 146 (21.28%) SQL
17 136 (19.83%) Git (software)
18 134 (19.53%) WebDriver
19 127 (18.51%) SQL Server
20 125 (18.22%) E-Commerce
21 122 (17.78%) Web Services
21 122 (17.78%) OO
22 121 (17.64%) ASP.NET
23 114 (16.62%) SpecFlow
24 110 (16.03%) Open Source
25 109 (15.89%) jQuery
26 97 (14.14%) NUnit
27 95 (13.85%) AngularJS
27 95 (13.85%) Jenkins

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 45 (6.56%) Node.js
2 12 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (1.46%) Apache
3 10 (1.46%) Tomcat
4 7 (1.02%) CMS
4 7 (1.02%) Confluence
5 6 (0.87%) Drupal
5 6 (0.87%) Umbraco
5 6 (0.87%) SharePoint
5 6 (0.87%) WebLogic
6 5 (0.73%) JBoss
7 4 (0.58%) IIS
7 4 (0.58%) MQSeries
7 4 (0.58%) OpenStack
8 3 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.29%) Mule
9 2 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.29%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.29%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 7 (1.02%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.44%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.15%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 5 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.29%) Magento
3 1 (0.15%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 38 (5.54%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (2.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (1.31%) SaaS
5 6 (0.87%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 6 (0.87%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (0.73%) Amazon SQS
6 5 (0.73%) GitHub
7 4 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.58%) IaaS
8 3 (0.44%) Trello
8 3 (0.44%) Basecamp
9 2 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.29%) Sumo Logic
10 1 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 37 (5.39%) HTTP
2 6 (0.87%) Internet
3 5 (0.73%) Firewall
4 3 (0.44%) DNS
5 2 (0.29%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.15%) FTP
6 1 (0.15%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (18.51%) SQL Server
2 61 (8.89%) MySQL
3 52 (7.58%) MongoDB
4 46 (6.71%) NoSQL
5 34 (4.96%) Relational Database
6 28 (4.08%) Big Data
7 27 (3.94%) PostgreSQL
8 18 (2.62%) Redis
9 12 (1.75%) RavenDB
10 11 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (1.60%) Hadoop
11 9 (1.31%) Apache Cassandra
12 8 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (0.87%) Amazon RDS
14 5 (0.73%) Azure SQL Database
14 5 (0.73%) CouchDB
15 4 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (0.58%) Neo4j
16 3 (0.44%) DB2
17 2 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 231 (33.67%) Selenium
2 184 (26.82%) Cucumber
3 136 (19.83%) Git (software)
4 134 (19.53%) WebDriver
5 114 (16.62%) SpecFlow
6 97 (14.14%) NUnit
7 95 (13.85%) Jenkins
8 87 (12.68%) Team Foundation Server
9 86 (12.54%) JUnit
10 81 (11.81%) FitNesse
11 58 (8.45%) TeamCity
12 53 (7.73%) JIRA
13 47 (6.85%) Jasmine
14 37 (5.39%) Subversion
15 28 (4.08%) Maven
16 27 (3.94%) JMeter
17 26 (3.79%) Visual Studio
18 25 (3.64%) SoapUI
19 21 (3.06%) Rhino Mocks
20 19 (2.77%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 188 (27.41%) Finance
2 43 (6.27%) Banking
3 40 (5.83%) Games
4 35 (5.10%) Retail
5 25 (3.64%) Law
6 23 (3.35%) Front Office
6 23 (3.35%) Back Office
7 18 (2.62%) Marketing
8 15 (2.19%) Investment Banking
9 9 (1.31%) Financial Institution
10 8 (1.17%) Legal
11 7 (1.02%) Telecoms
12 6 (0.87%) Advertising
12 6 (0.87%) Publishing
13 5 (0.73%) Electronics
13 5 (0.73%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.29%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.15%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 337 (49.13%) Developer
2 103 (15.01%) Senior Developer
3 99 (14.43%) Analyst
4 76 (11.08%) .NET Developer
5 53 (7.73%) Test Analyst
6 51 (7.43%) QA Analyst
7 49 (7.14%) Java Developer
8 46 (6.71%) Tester
9 45 (6.56%) Senior Analyst
10 44 (6.41%) Test Engineer
11 37 (5.39%) C# Developer
12 36 (5.25%) Senior QA Analyst
13 35 (5.10%) Lead Developer
14 27 (3.94%) Test Leader
15 26 (3.79%) Web Developer
16 25 (3.64%) AWS Developer
17 24 (3.50%) Automation Engineer
18 23 (3.35%) QA Leader
18 23 (3.35%) Senior .NET Developer
19 22 (3.21%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 232 (33.82%) .NET
2 199 (29.01%) HTML
3 173 (25.22%) CSS
4 122 (17.78%) Web Services
5 121 (17.64%) ASP.NET
6 109 (15.89%) jQuery
7 95 (13.85%) AngularJS
8 91 (13.27%) HTML5
9 82 (11.95%) ASP.NET MVC
10 77 (11.22%) .NET Framework
11 76 (11.08%) REST
12 61 (8.89%) Gherkin
12 61 (8.89%) Spring
13 56 (8.16%) ASP.NET Web API
14 51 (7.43%) CSS3
15 49 (7.14%) XML
15 49 (7.14%) WCF
16 47 (6.85%) Entity Framework
17 45 (6.56%) RESTful
17 45 (6.56%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 55 (8.02%) User Experience
2 51 (7.43%) Mobile App
3 43 (6.27%) Equities
4 42 (6.12%) Client/Server
5 41 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
6 36 (5.25%) Derivative
7 34 (4.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 33 (4.81%) Fixed Income
9 29 (4.23%) Computer Science
10 16 (2.33%) Visualisation
11 10 (1.46%) Contract for Difference
12 9 (1.31%) Social Media
13 8 (1.17%) Hedge funds
14 7 (1.02%) Mathematics
15 6 (0.87%) Algorithms
16 5 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
16 5 (0.73%) DTV
17 4 (0.58%) Tandem
17 4 (0.58%) Replication
17 4 (0.58%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 88 (12.83%) Linux
2 57 (8.31%) UNIX
3 54 (7.87%) Windows
4 40 (5.83%) Apple iOS
5 37 (5.39%) Android
6 9 (1.31%) CoreOS
7 8 (1.17%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.29%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.29%) Debian
9 2 (0.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 581 (84.69%) Agile Software Development
2 500 (72.89%) TDD
3 238 (34.69%) Scrum
4 199 (29.01%) Continuous Integration
5 182 (26.53%) Test Automation
6 166 (24.20%) MVC
7 125 (18.22%) E-Commerce
8 122 (17.78%) OO
9 110 (16.03%) Open Source
10 80 (11.66%) SDLC
11 75 (10.93%) Kanban
12 73 (10.64%) Software Engineering
13 67 (9.77%) DevOps
14 66 (9.62%) Automated Testing
15 56 (8.16%) Performance Testing
16 53 (7.73%) Continuous Delivery
17 52 (7.58%) Test Strategy
18 51 (7.43%) Web Development
19 48 (7.00%) Software Testing
20 47 (6.85%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 320 (46.65%) C#
2 254 (37.03%) Java
3 209 (30.47%) JavaScript
4 146 (21.28%) SQL
5 89 (12.97%) Ruby
6 86 (12.54%) Python
7 71 (10.35%) PHP
8 39 (5.69%) Groovy
9 29 (4.23%) Scala
10 25 (3.64%) T-SQL
11 24 (3.50%) C++
12 20 (2.92%) Objective-C
13 18 (2.62%) PowerShell
14 16 (2.33%) Bash Shell
14 16 (2.33%) Apple Swift
15 13 (1.90%) Clojure
16 9 (1.31%) Perl
16 9 (1.31%) VBScript
17 8 (1.17%) F#
18 5 (0.73%) Go
Qualifications
1 60 (8.75%) Degree
2 14 (2.04%) SC Cleared
2 14 (2.04%) Security Cleared
3 12 (1.75%) ISEB
4 8 (1.17%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.44%) PMP
5 3 (0.44%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.29%) MBA
6 2 (0.29%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 195 (28.43%) QA
System Software
1 24 (3.50%) Docker
2 5 (0.73%) LXC
3 4 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.58%) Varnish
3 4 (0.58%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.29%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 34 (4.96%) Puppet
2 33 (4.81%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (2.48%) Vagrant
4 10 (1.46%) Ansible
5 9 (1.31%) Salt
6 6 (0.87%) Capistrano
7 5 (0.73%) Mesos
8 4 (0.58%) Kubernetes
9 3 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.29%) Nagios
10 2 (0.29%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 78 (11.37%) Microsoft
2 26 (3.79%) Oracle
3 15 (2.19%) HP
4 13 (1.90%) Google
5 12 (1.75%) WorldPay
6 11 (1.60%) IBM
7 9 (1.31%) Twitter
7 9 (1.31%) Xamarin
8 5 (0.73%) Rackspace
8 5 (0.73%) SAP
8 5 (0.73%) Sitecore
9 4 (0.58%) Splunk
9 4 (0.58%) Sybase
9 4 (0.58%) Red Hat
9 4 (0.58%) VMware
9 4 (0.58%) Murex
9 4 (0.58%) SaltStack
10 3 (0.44%) Capita
10 3 (0.44%) Tableau
11 2 (0.29%) Facebook
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £800000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The Developer Portal
Salary: From £38,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Panoramic Associates Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £445.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Gym, Bonus and discounts
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £39000 per annum + Pension, Gym, Bonus and discounts
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £65k (multiple roles) + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago