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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 93 98 199
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +101
Permanent jobs citing BDD 296 318 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.61% 2.68% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.20% 3.27% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 248 240 145
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,400 £45,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,200 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
9252 9737 10335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.57% 81.92% 80.98%
Number of salaries quoted 7748 8479 9423
Average salary £55,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.47% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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.

1 544 (85.94%) Agile Software Development
2 522 (82.46%) TDD
3 281 (44.39%) Java
4 263 (41.55%) Scrum
5 259 (40.92%) JavaScript
6 230 (36.33%) HTML
7 220 (34.76%) C#
8 208 (32.86%) CSS
9 193 (30.49%) Selenium
10 187 (29.54%) Cucumber
11 186 (29.38%) .NET
12 175 (27.65%) OO
13 153 (24.17%) Finance
14 138 (21.80%) Continuous Integration
15 132 (20.85%) MVC
16 131 (20.70%) QA
17 127 (20.06%) SQL
18 121 (19.12%) jQuery
18 121 (19.12%) Ruby
19 120 (18.96%) Git (software)
20 114 (18.01%) E-Commerce
21 106 (16.75%) ASP.NET
22 104 (16.43%) Test Automation
23 100 (15.80%) SOA
24 94 (14.85%) Web Services
25 93 (14.69%) AngularJS
26 91 (14.38%) HTML5
26 91 (14.38%) WebDriver
27 90 (14.22%) SQL Server
28 86 (13.59%) ASP.NET MVC

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 47 (7.42%) Node.js
2 43 (6.79%) Tomcat
3 24 (3.79%) Apache
4 21 (3.32%) Confluence
5 19 (3.00%) BizTalk Server
6 18 (2.84%) Elasticsearch
7 17 (2.69%) Drupal
8 15 (2.37%) Apache Solr
9 12 (1.90%) SAS
9 12 (1.90%) CMS
10 7 (1.11%) WordPress
11 6 (0.95%) Umbraco
12 5 (0.79%) Jetty
13 4 (0.63%) IIS
13 4 (0.63%) Apache Spark
14 3 (0.47%) WebLogic
14 3 (0.47%) nginx
15 2 (0.32%) WebSphere
15 2 (0.32%) Oracle Coherence
16 1 (0.16%) MQSeries
Applications
1 27 (4.27%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.69%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.47%) MS Office
4 2 (0.32%) Mingle
5 1 (0.16%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.32%) Magento
2 1 (0.16%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
1 20 (3.16%) SaaS
2 10 (1.58%) GitHub
3 7 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (0.95%) PaaS
5 5 (0.79%) Rackspace Cloud
5 5 (0.79%) Joyent
6 4 (0.63%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.16%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.05%) Internet
2 7 (1.11%) HTTP
3 2 (0.32%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.32%) Broadband
4 1 (0.16%) LDAP
4 1 (0.16%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (14.22%) SQL Server
2 67 (10.58%) NoSQL
3 65 (10.27%) MongoDB
4 58 (9.16%) MySQL
5 47 (7.42%) Relational Database
6 42 (6.64%) Big Data
7 38 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 27 (4.27%) Apache Cassandra
9 25 (3.95%) Redis
9 25 (3.95%) CouchDB
10 19 (3.00%) Hadoop
11 18 (2.84%) SQL Server 2005
12 17 (2.69%) PostgreSQL
13 16 (2.53%) RavenDB
14 10 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
15 9 (1.42%) HBase
16 4 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 3 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 3 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 3 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 193 (30.49%) Selenium
2 187 (29.54%) Cucumber
3 120 (18.96%) Git (software)
4 91 (14.38%) WebDriver
5 73 (11.53%) Jenkins
6 69 (10.90%) JUnit
7 61 (9.64%) JIRA
8 59 (9.32%) Subversion
9 58 (9.16%) SpecFlow
10 57 (9.00%) Hudson
11 41 (6.48%) Maven
12 36 (5.69%) TeamCity
13 35 (5.53%) Jasmine
14 29 (4.58%) JMeter
15 26 (4.11%) QuickTest Pro
16 25 (3.95%) NUnit
17 24 (3.79%) Team Foundation Server
17 24 (3.79%) Calabash
18 22 (3.48%) Appium
19 20 (3.16%) Eclipse
General
1 153 (24.17%) Finance
2 47 (7.42%) Banking
3 46 (7.27%) Games
4 33 (5.21%) Retail
5 23 (3.63%) Marketing
6 22 (3.48%) Investment Banking
7 12 (1.90%) Legal
8 11 (1.74%) Front Office
9 10 (1.58%) Publishing
10 9 (1.42%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.63%) Back Office
11 4 (0.63%) Advertising
11 4 (0.63%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.47%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.32%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.16%) Automotive
14 1 (0.16%) Law
14 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.16%) Billing
Job Titles
1 412 (65.09%) Developer
2 129 (20.38%) Senior Developer
3 101 (15.96%) Java Developer
4 76 (12.01%) .NET Developer
5 54 (8.53%) C# Developer
6 47 (7.42%) Senior .NET Developer
7 43 (6.79%) Tester
8 36 (5.69%) Test Engineer
9 34 (5.37%) Lead Developer
10 33 (5.21%) Analyst
11 32 (5.06%) C# .NET Developer
12 31 (4.90%) Front-End Developer
13 29 (4.58%) Ruby on Rails Developer
14 26 (4.11%) Consultant
15 24 (3.79%) Senior C# Developer
15 24 (3.79%) Ruby Developer
15 24 (3.79%) Agile C# Developer
16 22 (3.48%) PHP Developer
16 22 (3.48%) Software Engineer
17 21 (3.32%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 230 (36.33%) HTML
2 208 (32.86%) CSS
3 186 (29.38%) .NET
4 121 (19.12%) jQuery
5 106 (16.75%) ASP.NET
6 94 (14.85%) Web Services
7 93 (14.69%) AngularJS
8 91 (14.38%) HTML5
9 86 (13.59%) ASP.NET MVC
10 74 (11.69%) Spring
11 72 (11.37%) XML
12 66 (10.43%) CSS3
13 63 (9.95%) RESTful
13 63 (9.95%) WCF
14 61 (9.64%) JSON
15 60 (9.48%) Ajax
16 55 (8.69%) REST
17 50 (7.90%) Backbone.js
18 49 (7.74%) SOAP
19 43 (6.79%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 81 (12.80%) Open Source
2 51 (8.06%) User Experience
3 48 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (5.85%) Computer Science
5 29 (4.58%) Mobile App
6 21 (3.32%) Algorithms
7 15 (2.37%) Social Media
8 14 (2.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 13 (2.05%) Taxonomies
10 12 (1.90%) Mobile Banking
11 11 (1.74%) Mobile Games
11 11 (1.74%) Inversion of Control
12 10 (1.58%) Video on Demand
12 10 (1.58%) Digital Media
13 8 (1.26%) Data Structures
14 7 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
15 6 (0.95%) Hedge funds
15 6 (0.95%) N-Tier
15 6 (0.95%) Fixed Income
16 5 (0.79%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 72 (11.37%) Linux
2 47 (7.42%) Windows
3 43 (6.79%) UNIX
4 27 (4.27%) Apple iOS
5 22 (3.48%) Android
6 11 (1.74%) Debian
7 5 (0.79%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.32%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.32%) CentOS
9 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.16%) Solaris
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 544 (85.94%) Agile Software Development
2 522 (82.46%) TDD
3 263 (41.55%) Scrum
4 175 (27.65%) OO
5 138 (21.80%) Continuous Integration
6 132 (20.85%) MVC
7 114 (18.01%) E-Commerce
8 104 (16.43%) Test Automation
9 100 (15.80%) SOA
10 60 (9.48%) Kanban
11 57 (9.00%) Unit Testing
12 53 (8.37%) Pair Programming
13 51 (8.06%) OOA/OOD
14 50 (7.90%) Automated Testing
15 46 (7.27%) Software Engineering
16 43 (6.79%) Mentoring
17 41 (6.48%) Web Development
18 39 (6.16%) Automation Testing
19 35 (5.53%) Responsive Web Design
20 34 (5.37%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 281 (44.39%) Java
2 259 (40.92%) JavaScript
3 220 (34.76%) C#
4 127 (20.06%) SQL
5 121 (19.12%) Ruby
6 74 (11.69%) PHP
7 69 (10.90%) Python
8 31 (4.90%) Perl
9 22 (3.48%) Groovy
10 21 (3.32%) PHP5
10 21 (3.32%) Scala
11 16 (2.53%) Bash Shell
12 12 (1.90%) C++
13 11 (1.74%) Shell Script
14 7 (1.11%) T-SQL
14 7 (1.11%) SPARQL
15 6 (0.95%) F#
16 5 (0.79%) Korn
16 5 (0.79%) XPath
16 5 (0.79%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 58 (9.16%) Degree
2 9 (1.42%) ISEB
3 8 (1.26%) PhD
3 8 (1.26%) ISTQB
4 4 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.47%) MCSD
6 2 (0.32%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (0.32%) PMP
6 2 (0.32%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.16%) MCITP
7 1 (0.16%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 131 (20.70%) QA
2 9 (1.42%) TickIT
3 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (2.37%) Varnish
2 4 (0.63%) HDFS
3 2 (0.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 24 (3.79%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (3.32%) Puppet
3 9 (1.42%) Capistrano
4 8 (1.26%) Ansible
5 4 (0.63%) Hadoop YARN
6 3 (0.47%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.16%) CA LISA
7 1 (0.16%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 47 (7.42%) Microsoft
2 25 (3.95%) Zend
3 22 (3.48%) Oracle
4 16 (2.53%) Adobe
5 11 (1.74%) Atlassian
6 10 (1.58%) JBoss
7 7 (1.11%) Google
8 5 (0.79%) Rackspace
9 3 (0.47%) Sencha
10 1 (0.16%) Red Gate
10 1 (0.16%) Facebook
10 1 (0.16%) Akamai
10 1 (0.16%) IBM
10 1 (0.16%) Sybase
10 1 (0.16%) SAP
10 1 (0.16%) HP
10 1 (0.16%) CA
10 1 (0.16%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.16%) JD Edwards
City, London
EXPEDIA
Salary: Highly Competitive Base + Travel Allowance + Bonus + Excellent Benefit
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Recommend Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum healthcare, pension, flexible benefi
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Annual Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
EXPEDIA
Salary: Competitive Base + Travel Allowance + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
EXPEDIA
Salary: Competitive Base + Travel Allowance + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Market leading bonuses
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Unlimited Holiday, Bonus & Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 3 days ago