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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 77 101 124
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +23
Permanent jobs citing BDD 359 312 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.29% 2.63% 2.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.05% 3.18% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 327 262 242
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
8861 9822 9383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.26% 82.89% 80.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7700 8365 8464
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 19 December 2014.

BDD Salary Histogram in the City of London

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 562 (85.54%) Agile Software Development
2 535 (81.43%) TDD
3 284 (43.23%) Scrum
4 279 (42.47%) Java
5 271 (41.25%) C#
6 260 (39.57%) JavaScript
7 247 (37.60%) HTML
8 214 (32.57%) .NET
9 209 (31.81%) CSS
10 189 (28.77%) MVC
11 188 (28.61%) SQL
12 183 (27.85%) Selenium
13 176 (26.79%) Cucumber
14 154 (23.44%) ASP.NET
15 138 (21.00%) OO
16 132 (20.09%) E-Commerce
17 131 (19.94%) Continuous Integration
18 128 (19.48%) ASP.NET MVC
19 125 (19.03%) jQuery
20 123 (18.72%) SQL Server
21 112 (17.05%) QA
21 112 (17.05%) Git (software)
22 110 (16.74%) AngularJS
23 106 (16.13%) Finance
24 102 (15.53%) WebDriver
25 101 (15.37%) Ruby
26 100 (15.22%) Test Automation
27 99 (15.07%) SOA
28 97 (14.76%) Web Services
29 88 (13.39%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 33 (5.02%) Tomcat
2 31 (4.72%) Node.js
3 22 (3.35%) Confluence
4 16 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
5 15 (2.28%) Apache
5 15 (2.28%) CMS
6 13 (1.98%) BizTalk Server
7 11 (1.67%) SAS
8 9 (1.37%) Umbraco
9 7 (1.07%) IIS
10 5 (0.76%) WebLogic
10 5 (0.76%) Jetty
10 5 (0.76%) Apache Solr
11 4 (0.61%) MQSeries
12 3 (0.46%) Oracle Coherence
13 2 (0.30%) Drupal
13 2 (0.30%) nginx
13 2 (0.30%) JBoss
13 2 (0.30%) Apache Spark
13 2 (0.30%) GemFire
Applications
1 8 (1.22%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.61%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.30%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.30%) Mingle
4 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.15%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 27 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (3.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.52%) SaaS
4 6 (0.91%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.46%) GitHub
5 3 (0.46%) PaaS
6 2 (0.30%) IaaS
6 2 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.15%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.83%) HTTP
2 10 (1.52%) Internet
3 2 (0.30%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.15%) LDAP
4 1 (0.15%) SMTP
4 1 (0.15%) FTP
4 1 (0.15%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (18.72%) SQL Server
2 77 (11.72%) NoSQL
3 71 (10.81%) MongoDB
4 38 (5.78%) MySQL
5 34 (5.18%) Big Data
6 33 (5.02%) Relational Database
7 32 (4.87%) CouchDB
8 29 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
9 25 (3.81%) RavenDB
10 24 (3.65%) Redis
11 23 (3.50%) SQL Server 2012
12 22 (3.35%) Hadoop
13 16 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
14 15 (2.28%) Apache Cassandra
15 11 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
16 9 (1.37%) HBase
17 8 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
17 8 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 5 (0.76%) SSDT
19 3 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 183 (27.85%) Selenium
2 176 (26.79%) Cucumber
3 112 (17.05%) Git (software)
4 102 (15.53%) WebDriver
5 81 (12.33%) Jenkins
6 68 (10.35%) SpecFlow
7 64 (9.74%) JUnit
8 58 (8.83%) JIRA
9 49 (7.46%) TeamCity
10 47 (7.15%) Maven
11 45 (6.85%) NUnit
12 44 (6.70%) Hudson
13 37 (5.63%) Team Foundation Server
14 34 (5.18%) Subversion
15 27 (4.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 26 (3.96%) RSpec
16 26 (3.96%) Jasmine
17 24 (3.65%) Calabash
18 23 (3.50%) JMeter
19 22 (3.35%) Appium
General
1 106 (16.13%) Finance
2 46 (7.00%) Banking
3 44 (6.70%) Games
4 25 (3.81%) Telecoms
5 24 (3.65%) Front Office
6 21 (3.20%) Retail
7 19 (2.89%) Marketing
8 18 (2.74%) Investment Banking
9 16 (2.44%) Back Office
10 15 (2.28%) Publishing
11 11 (1.67%) Legal
12 6 (0.91%) Law
13 5 (0.76%) Billing
14 4 (0.61%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.46%) Multimedia
16 2 (0.30%) Manufacturing
16 2 (0.30%) Advertising
17 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
17 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 431 (65.60%) Developer
2 125 (19.03%) Senior Developer
3 107 (16.29%) Java Developer
4 105 (15.98%) .NET Developer
5 55 (8.37%) Analyst
5 55 (8.37%) Senior .NET Developer
6 41 (6.24%) C# Developer
7 37 (5.63%) Test Engineer
8 33 (5.02%) Tester
9 31 (4.72%) Software Developer
9 31 (4.72%) Test Analyst
9 31 (4.72%) Front-End Developer
10 27 (4.11%) Senior Java Developer
11 25 (3.81%) Web Developer
12 24 (3.65%) Lead Developer
13 22 (3.35%) Ruby Developer
14 21 (3.20%) C# .NET Developer
15 19 (2.89%) PHP Developer
16 18 (2.74%) Technical Tester
16 18 (2.74%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 247 (37.60%) HTML
2 214 (32.57%) .NET
3 209 (31.81%) CSS
4 154 (23.44%) ASP.NET
5 128 (19.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 125 (19.03%) jQuery
7 110 (16.74%) AngularJS
8 97 (14.76%) Web Services
9 88 (13.39%) HTML5
10 79 (12.02%) Spring
11 68 (10.35%) ASP.NET Web API
12 67 (10.20%) XML
13 65 (9.89%) WCF
14 63 (9.59%) RESTful
15 59 (8.98%) REST
16 57 (8.68%) CSS3
17 53 (8.07%) J2EE
18 47 (7.15%) .NET Framework
19 46 (7.00%) Ajax
20 45 (6.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 67 (10.20%) Open Source
2 34 (5.18%) Computer Science
3 32 (4.87%) User Experience
3 32 (4.87%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (4.41%) Mobile App
5 24 (3.65%) Inversion of Control
6 16 (2.44%) Algorithms
7 14 (2.13%) Hedge funds
8 11 (1.67%) Mobile Banking
9 8 (1.22%) Visualisation
9 8 (1.22%) Management Information System
10 7 (1.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (1.07%) Clustering
10 7 (1.07%) Digital Media
10 7 (1.07%) Market Risk
11 6 (0.91%) Mathematics
11 6 (0.91%) Derivative
11 6 (0.91%) N-Tier
11 6 (0.91%) Streaming Video
11 6 (0.91%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 56 (8.52%) UNIX
2 54 (8.22%) Linux
3 36 (5.48%) Windows
4 22 (3.35%) Android
5 21 (3.20%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.46%) Windows Phone
6 3 (0.46%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.30%) Debian
8 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.15%) CentOS
8 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.15%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 562 (85.54%) Agile Software Development
2 535 (81.43%) TDD
3 284 (43.23%) Scrum
4 189 (28.77%) MVC
5 138 (21.00%) OO
6 132 (20.09%) E-Commerce
7 131 (19.94%) Continuous Integration
8 100 (15.22%) Test Automation
9 99 (15.07%) SOA
10 63 (9.59%) Unit Testing
11 57 (8.68%) Web Development
12 55 (8.37%) Software Engineering
13 50 (7.61%) Pair Programming
13 50 (7.61%) Mentoring
14 47 (7.15%) OOP
15 44 (6.70%) Automated Testing
16 43 (6.54%) Automation Testing
17 40 (6.09%) OOA/OOD
18 33 (5.02%) Kanban
19 28 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 279 (42.47%) Java
2 271 (41.25%) C#
3 260 (39.57%) JavaScript
4 188 (28.61%) SQL
5 101 (15.37%) Ruby
6 61 (9.28%) Python
7 53 (8.07%) PHP
8 29 (4.41%) Perl
9 21 (3.20%) Scala
10 20 (3.04%) PHP5
11 18 (2.74%) Groovy
11 18 (2.74%) C++
12 12 (1.83%) T-SQL
12 12 (1.83%) Bash Shell
13 10 (1.52%) PL/SQL
14 7 (1.07%) SPARQL
14 7 (1.07%) CoffeeScript
14 7 (1.07%) Korn
15 6 (0.91%) R
16 5 (0.76%) F#
Qualifications
1 36 (5.48%) Degree
2 14 (2.13%) PhD
3 13 (1.98%) ISEB
4 10 (1.52%) ISTQB
5 5 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.30%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.15%) OCP
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.15%) PMP
7 1 (0.15%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.15%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (17.05%) QA
System Software
1 6 (0.91%) HDFS
2 2 (0.30%) Varnish
3 1 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 16 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (2.13%) Puppet
3 7 (1.07%) Capistrano
4 6 (0.91%) Ansible
4 6 (0.91%) Hadoop YARN
5 3 (0.46%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.30%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.30%) StatsD
6 2 (0.30%) Graphite
6 2 (0.30%) logstash
7 1 (0.15%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 37 (5.63%) Microsoft
2 28 (4.26%) Oracle
3 23 (3.50%) Zend
4 15 (2.28%) Atlassian
5 10 (1.52%) Xamarin
6 7 (1.07%) IBM
7 5 (0.76%) Adobe
7 5 (0.76%) Google
8 3 (0.46%) Sencha
9 2 (0.30%) New Relic
9 2 (0.30%) HP
10 1 (0.15%) CA
10 1 (0.15%) Telerik
10 1 (0.15%) Akamai
10 1 (0.15%) Red Gate
10 1 (0.15%) Facebook
10 1 (0.15%) Rackspace
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Noir Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Exceptional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Explore Group
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum + pension, car, negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, Swindon
House of Fraser
Salary: £30,000 - £39,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago