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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 69 127 137
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +10
Permanent jobs citing BDD 359 267 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.44% 2.12% 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.02% 2.55% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 316 226 215
Average salary £56,250 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +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
8932 10457 9598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.51% 82.87% 80.98%
Number of salaries quoted 7510 8717 8338
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,875 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 5 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 5 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.

1 579 (80.64%) Agile Software Development
2 557 (77.58%) TDD
3 315 (43.87%) C#
4 307 (42.76%) Java
5 270 (37.60%) Scrum
6 261 (36.35%) .NET
7 214 (29.81%) JavaScript
8 206 (28.69%) MVC
8 206 (28.69%) Selenium
9 204 (28.41%) HTML
10 197 (27.44%) SQL
11 193 (26.88%) Cucumber
12 183 (25.49%) QA
13 181 (25.21%) CSS
14 163 (22.70%) Finance
15 159 (22.14%) Continuous Integration
16 156 (21.73%) Test Automation
17 153 (21.31%) SQL Server
18 127 (17.69%) ASP.NET
19 120 (16.71%) WebDriver
19 120 (16.71%) Open Source
20 114 (15.88%) Ruby
21 108 (15.04%) ASP.NET MVC
22 106 (14.76%) jQuery
23 104 (14.48%) OO
24 100 (13.93%) Web Services
25 95 (13.23%) Git (software)
26 94 (13.09%) E-Commerce
27 90 (12.53%) SpecFlow
28 89 (12.40%) AngularJS

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

For the 6 months to 5 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 39 (5.43%) Node.js
2 31 (4.32%) BizTalk Server
3 23 (3.20%) CMS
4 18 (2.51%) Umbraco
5 13 (1.81%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (1.53%) Tomcat
7 10 (1.39%) Apache
8 9 (1.25%) Drupal
9 7 (0.97%) IIS
10 6 (0.84%) SharePoint
10 6 (0.84%) nginx
10 6 (0.84%) Confluence
11 5 (0.70%) OpenStack
11 5 (0.70%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.56%) Apache Solr
12 4 (0.56%) Apache Spark
13 3 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
13 3 (0.42%) JBoss
14 2 (0.28%) Kentico
15 1 (0.14%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 17 (2.37%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.42%) MS Office
2 3 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.28%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.14%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.14%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 4 (0.56%) Magento
2 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 50 (6.96%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (4.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (1.53%) SaaS
4 6 (0.84%) PaaS
4 6 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (0.84%) IaaS
5 5 (0.70%) GitHub
6 4 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.42%) Joyent
7 3 (0.42%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 3 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.28%) Sumo Logic
9 1 (0.14%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 37 (5.15%) HTTP
2 13 (1.81%) Internet
3 7 (0.97%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.70%) FTP
5 4 (0.56%) DNS
6 2 (0.28%) DSL
6 2 (0.28%) Firewall
7 1 (0.14%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (21.31%) SQL Server
2 84 (11.70%) NoSQL
3 73 (10.17%) MongoDB
4 53 (7.38%) MySQL
5 37 (5.15%) Relational Database
6 36 (5.01%) SQL Server 2008
7 34 (4.74%) SQL Server 2012
8 23 (3.20%) Big Data
8 23 (3.20%) Redis
9 19 (2.65%) RavenDB
9 19 (2.65%) Hadoop
10 16 (2.23%) SQL Server 2005
11 13 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (1.67%) CouchDB
13 11 (1.53%) Apache Cassandra
13 11 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
14 7 (0.97%) Azure SQL Database
15 6 (0.84%) RDBMS
16 4 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 4 (0.56%) HBase
Development Applications
1 206 (28.69%) Selenium
2 193 (26.88%) Cucumber
3 120 (16.71%) WebDriver
4 95 (13.23%) Git (software)
5 90 (12.53%) SpecFlow
6 78 (10.86%) Jenkins
7 76 (10.58%) Team Foundation Server
8 61 (8.50%) JUnit
9 52 (7.24%) NUnit
10 50 (6.96%) Maven
11 42 (5.85%) TeamCity
12 40 (5.57%) JIRA
13 34 (4.74%) Appium
14 33 (4.60%) Calabash
15 29 (4.04%) Subversion
16 27 (3.76%) JMeter
16 27 (3.76%) SoapUI
17 21 (2.92%) Spock
18 19 (2.65%) RSpec
19 18 (2.51%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 163 (22.70%) Finance
2 60 (8.36%) Banking
3 39 (5.43%) Games
4 33 (4.60%) Retail
4 33 (4.60%) Law
5 26 (3.62%) Front Office
6 25 (3.48%) Back Office
7 16 (2.23%) Marketing
8 13 (1.81%) Publishing
9 11 (1.53%) Investment Banking
9 11 (1.53%) Telecoms
10 10 (1.39%) Financial Institution
10 10 (1.39%) Advertising
11 4 (0.56%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.28%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.28%) Legal
12 2 (0.28%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 416 (57.94%) Developer
2 111 (15.46%) Senior Developer
3 99 (13.79%) .NET Developer
4 97 (13.51%) Java Developer
5 90 (12.53%) Analyst
6 71 (9.89%) C# Developer
7 56 (7.80%) Test Analyst
8 53 (7.38%) Tester
9 41 (5.71%) Senior .NET Developer
10 38 (5.29%) C# .NET Developer
11 33 (4.60%) AWS Developer
12 32 (4.46%) Test Engineer
13 31 (4.32%) ASP.NET Developer
13 31 (4.32%) Automation Tester
14 29 (4.04%) Senior C# Developer
14 29 (4.04%) Software Developer
15 26 (3.62%) QA Analyst
16 23 (3.20%) Software Engineer
16 23 (3.20%) Lead Developer
16 23 (3.20%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 261 (36.35%) .NET
2 204 (28.41%) HTML
3 181 (25.21%) CSS
4 127 (17.69%) ASP.NET
5 108 (15.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 106 (14.76%) jQuery
7 100 (13.93%) Web Services
8 89 (12.40%) AngularJS
9 88 (12.26%) Spring
10 82 (11.42%) ASP.NET Web API
11 80 (11.14%) .NET Framework
11 80 (11.14%) WCF
12 76 (10.58%) HTML5
13 71 (9.89%) REST
14 65 (9.05%) RESTful
15 58 (8.08%) Entity Framework
16 52 (7.24%) XML
17 50 (6.96%) Hibernate
18 46 (6.41%) CSS3
19 45 (6.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 120 (16.71%) Open Source
2 53 (7.38%) Mobile App
3 40 (5.57%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (5.43%) Computer Science
5 26 (3.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 25 (3.48%) User Experience
7 21 (2.92%) Derivative
8 20 (2.79%) Equities
8 20 (2.79%) Hedge funds
9 18 (2.51%) Inversion of Control
10 16 (2.23%) Fixed Income
11 13 (1.81%) Mathematics
12 10 (1.39%) Social Media
12 10 (1.39%) Mobile Banking
12 10 (1.39%) Data Structures
13 9 (1.25%) Algorithms
13 9 (1.25%) Visualisation
14 8 (1.11%) Client/Server
15 7 (0.97%) Credit Derivative
16 6 (0.84%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 87 (12.12%) Linux
2 61 (8.50%) UNIX
3 50 (6.96%) Android
4 49 (6.82%) Apple iOS
5 43 (5.99%) Windows
6 7 (0.97%) Windows Phone
7 6 (0.84%) CoreOS
7 6 (0.84%) Windows Phone 8
8 2 (0.28%) Windows CE
8 2 (0.28%) Debian
9 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 579 (80.64%) Agile Software Development
2 557 (77.58%) TDD
3 270 (37.60%) Scrum
4 206 (28.69%) MVC
5 159 (22.14%) Continuous Integration
6 156 (21.73%) Test Automation
7 104 (14.48%) OO
8 94 (13.09%) E-Commerce
9 87 (12.12%) Software Engineering
10 86 (11.98%) SOA
11 74 (10.31%) Automated Testing
12 63 (8.77%) Pair Programming
13 57 (7.94%) Unit Testing
13 57 (7.94%) OOP
14 53 (7.38%) Web Development
15 50 (6.96%) Kanban
16 42 (5.85%) Automation Testing
17 41 (5.71%) Test Scripting
18 39 (5.43%) OOD
19 38 (5.29%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 315 (43.87%) C#
2 307 (42.76%) Java
3 214 (29.81%) JavaScript
4 197 (27.44%) SQL
5 114 (15.88%) Ruby
6 63 (8.77%) Python
7 58 (8.08%) PHP
8 45 (6.27%) Scala
9 35 (4.87%) Groovy
10 27 (3.76%) C++
11 21 (2.92%) Perl
12 14 (1.95%) Shell Script
12 14 (1.95%) Objective-C
13 13 (1.81%) Bash Shell
14 11 (1.53%) PHP5
15 9 (1.25%) F#
16 8 (1.11%) VBA
16 8 (1.11%) T-SQL
17 7 (0.97%) VBScript
17 7 (0.97%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 66 (9.19%) Degree
2 12 (1.67%) ISTQB
2 12 (1.67%) PMP
2 12 (1.67%) PMI Certification
3 11 (1.53%) ISEB
4 6 (0.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (0.70%) PhD
6 4 (0.56%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.42%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.28%) MBA
9 1 (0.14%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 183 (25.49%) QA
System Software
1 9 (1.25%) Docker
2 4 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.56%) Varnish
2 4 (0.56%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.28%) HDFS
3 2 (0.28%) LXC
Systems Management
1 28 (3.90%) Puppet
2 22 (3.06%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (1.95%) Vagrant
4 8 (1.11%) Ansible
5 4 (0.56%) Salt
5 4 (0.56%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.42%) ZABBIX
6 3 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.28%) Nagios
8 1 (0.14%) Graphite
8 1 (0.14%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.14%) logstash
8 1 (0.14%) StatsD
Vendors
1 63 (8.77%) Microsoft
2 41 (5.71%) Oracle
3 13 (1.81%) Xamarin
4 12 (1.67%) WorldPay
5 11 (1.53%) Google
6 9 (1.25%) Atlassian
7 8 (1.11%) Rackspace
8 7 (0.97%) IBM
8 7 (0.97%) Twitter
9 5 (0.70%) HP
10 4 (0.56%) VMware
10 4 (0.56%) SaltStack
11 3 (0.42%) New Relic
11 3 (0.42%) Capita
11 3 (0.42%) Zend
11 3 (0.42%) EPiServer
11 3 (0.42%) Sitecore
12 2 (0.28%) Splunk
12 2 (0.28%) Tableau
13 1 (0.14%) Facebook
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: 35,000 - 55,000
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 Per Annum Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £60000 Per Annum Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £56000 Per Annum Benefits
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