The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 123 127 190
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +63
Permanent jobs citing BDD 269 235 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.16% 2.00% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.66% 2.50% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 225 218 127
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £40,000 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
10130 9383 10746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.38% 79.73% 78.39%
Number of salaries quoted 8439 8182 9759
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
BDD
London

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 24 April 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 24 April 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.

1 435 (81.92%) TDD
2 242 (45.57%) Scrum
3 215 (40.49%) C#
4 214 (40.30%) .NET
5 212 (39.92%) Agile Software Development
6 177 (33.33%) MVC
7 166 (31.26%) Java
8 158 (29.76%) JavaScript
8 158 (29.76%) Selenium
9 149 (28.06%) Finance
10 144 (27.12%) HTML
11 131 (24.67%) Cucumber
12 124 (23.35%) ASP.NET
13 118 (22.22%) Ruby
14 116 (21.85%) CSS
15 115 (21.66%) Continuous Integration
16 104 (19.59%) SQL
17 103 (19.40%) OO
18 98 (18.46%) ASP.NET MVC
19 96 (18.08%) Test Automation
19 96 (18.08%) SQL Server
20 90 (16.95%) WCF
21 89 (16.76%) SOA
22 88 (16.57%) jQuery
23 86 (16.20%) HTML5
24 85 (16.01%) Git (software)
25 83 (15.63%) Web Services
26 80 (15.07%) WebDriver
27 79 (14.88%) Jenkins
28 75 (14.12%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 31 (5.84%) Node.js
2 15 (2.82%) Apache
2 15 (2.82%) Tomcat
3 13 (2.45%) CMS
3 13 (2.45%) Drupal
4 12 (2.26%) WebSphere
5 10 (1.88%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (1.51%) Apache Solr
7 7 (1.32%) Umbraco
7 7 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (0.94%) IIS
8 5 (0.94%) MQSeries
8 5 (0.94%) SharePoint
8 5 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (0.75%) Confluence
9 4 (0.75%) Kentico
9 4 (0.75%) WordPress
10 3 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.38%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 17 (3.20%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.26%) MS Office
3 9 (1.69%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.38%) PowerPivot
4 2 (0.38%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.19%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 4 (0.75%) Magento
2 1 (0.19%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.52%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (3.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.45%) Rackspace Cloud
4 7 (1.32%) GitHub
5 6 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.75%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.38%) Joyent
7 2 (0.38%) SaaS
7 2 (0.38%) PaaS
8 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.19%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.58%) Internet
2 14 (2.64%) HTTP
3 10 (1.88%) SMTP
4 5 (0.94%) VoIP
5 3 (0.56%) Intranet
6 2 (0.38%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (0.38%) Firewall
6 2 (0.38%) LDAP
6 2 (0.38%) SSL
7 1 (0.19%) FTP
7 1 (0.19%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (18.08%) SQL Server
2 60 (11.30%) NoSQL
3 43 (8.10%) Relational Database
4 34 (6.40%) MySQL
4 34 (6.40%) MongoDB
5 30 (5.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 27 (5.08%) Big Data
7 23 (4.33%) Hadoop
8 18 (3.39%) Apache Cassandra
9 17 (3.20%) Redis
10 15 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (2.82%) RDBMS
11 10 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (1.88%) CouchDB
12 7 (1.32%) RavenDB
13 5 (0.94%) Oracle9i Database
13 5 (0.94%) Oracle Database
14 4 (0.75%) MarkLogic
14 4 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 4 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 158 (29.76%) Selenium
2 131 (24.67%) Cucumber
3 85 (16.01%) Git (software)
4 80 (15.07%) WebDriver
5 79 (14.88%) Jenkins
6 57 (10.73%) JIRA
7 53 (9.98%) Subversion
7 53 (9.98%) Hudson
8 52 (9.79%) SpecFlow
9 51 (9.60%) JUnit
10 50 (9.42%) TeamCity
11 39 (7.34%) NUnit
12 37 (6.97%) Jasmine
12 37 (6.97%) Maven
13 36 (6.78%) Calabash
14 34 (6.40%) JBehave
15 28 (5.27%) Robotium
16 25 (4.71%) Moq
17 23 (4.33%) Team Foundation Server
17 23 (4.33%) SoapUI
General
1 149 (28.06%) Finance
2 63 (11.86%) Banking
3 42 (7.91%) Retail
4 33 (6.21%) Games
5 27 (5.08%) Marketing
6 19 (3.58%) Investment Banking
7 13 (2.45%) Financial Institution
7 13 (2.45%) Advertising
8 11 (2.07%) Front Office
9 7 (1.32%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.38%) Back Office
10 2 (0.38%) Publishing
11 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.19%) International Banking
11 1 (0.19%) French Language
11 1 (0.19%) German Language
Job Titles
1 298 (56.12%) Developer
2 84 (15.82%) .NET Developer
3 74 (13.94%) Senior Developer
4 68 (12.81%) C# Developer
5 49 (9.23%) Java Developer
6 46 (8.66%) C# .NET Developer
7 43 (8.10%) Lead Developer
8 39 (7.34%) Tester
9 35 (6.59%) Analyst
9 35 (6.59%) Test Engineer
10 29 (5.46%) Senior .NET Developer
11 28 (5.27%) Agile .NET Developer
11 28 (5.27%) Ruby on Rails Developer
12 27 (5.08%) Agile C# Developer
13 26 (4.90%) Senior C# Developer
14 20 (3.77%) Ruby Developer
14 20 (3.77%) Software Engineer
14 20 (3.77%) Senior Test Engineer
15 18 (3.39%) Automation Tester
16 16 (3.01%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 214 (40.30%) .NET
2 144 (27.12%) HTML
3 124 (23.35%) ASP.NET
4 116 (21.85%) CSS
5 98 (18.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 90 (16.95%) WCF
7 88 (16.57%) jQuery
8 86 (16.20%) HTML5
9 83 (15.63%) Web Services
10 72 (13.56%) REST
11 63 (11.86%) CSS3
12 56 (10.55%) XML
12 56 (10.55%) KnockoutJS
13 52 (9.79%) SOAP
14 50 (9.42%) .NET Framework
15 46 (8.66%) Spring
16 45 (8.47%) JSON
17 43 (8.10%) NHibernate
17 43 (8.10%) WPF
18 40 (7.53%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 48 (9.04%) Open Source
2 39 (7.34%) Computer Science
3 38 (7.16%) Enterprise Software
4 35 (6.59%) Mobile App
5 26 (4.90%) Blackberry
6 18 (3.39%) Mobile Banking
7 17 (3.20%) Social Media
8 15 (2.82%) Inversion of Control
9 13 (2.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 9 (1.69%) Video on Demand
10 9 (1.69%) Online Games
11 8 (1.51%) Digital Media
12 6 (1.13%) Linked Data
12 6 (1.13%) Semantic Web
13 5 (0.94%) BBC
13 5 (0.94%) Spread Betting
13 5 (0.94%) Mathematics
14 4 (0.75%) Mobile Payment
14 4 (0.75%) Streaming Media
14 4 (0.75%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 69 (12.99%) Windows
2 62 (11.68%) Android
3 49 (9.23%) Apple iOS
4 44 (8.29%) Linux
5 27 (5.08%) UNIX
6 7 (1.32%) Debian
7 4 (0.75%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.38%) Windows Phone 7
9 1 (0.19%) Solaris
9 1 (0.19%) CentOS
9 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 435 (81.92%) TDD
2 242 (45.57%) Scrum
3 212 (39.92%) Agile Software Development
4 177 (33.33%) MVC
5 115 (21.66%) Continuous Integration
6 103 (19.40%) OO
7 96 (18.08%) Test Automation
8 89 (16.76%) SOA
9 68 (12.81%) E-Commerce
10 64 (12.05%) Pair Programming
11 62 (11.68%) Kanban
12 54 (10.17%) Automated Testing
13 51 (9.60%) Software Engineering
14 47 (8.85%) Unit Testing
15 41 (7.72%) Web Development
16 39 (7.34%) Automation Testing
17 36 (6.78%) Responsive Web Design
18 33 (6.21%) Domain-Driven Design
19 31 (5.84%) Stakeholder Management
20 29 (5.46%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 215 (40.49%) C#
2 166 (31.26%) Java
3 158 (29.76%) JavaScript
4 118 (22.22%) Ruby
5 104 (19.59%) SQL
6 56 (10.55%) Python
7 33 (6.21%) PHP
8 23 (4.33%) Groovy
9 15 (2.82%) Perl
10 14 (2.64%) C++
11 10 (1.88%) XQuery
12 8 (1.51%) Scala
12 8 (1.51%) Objective-C
13 7 (1.32%) F#
13 7 (1.32%) PHP5
14 6 (1.13%) C
14 6 (1.13%) T-SQL
15 5 (0.94%) PL/SQL
15 5 (0.94%) Bash Shell
16 4 (0.75%) XPath
Qualifications
1 40 (7.53%) Degree
2 30 (5.65%) MCP
2 30 (5.65%) MCAD
2 30 (5.65%) MCSD
2 30 (5.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (5.65%) MCTS
3 17 (3.20%) ISEB
4 6 (1.13%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.75%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.38%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 2 (0.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (14.12%) QA
2 5 (0.94%) TickIT
3 2 (0.38%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 9 (1.69%) Varnish
2 1 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 22 (4.14%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (3.58%) HP Quality Center
3 13 (2.45%) Puppet
4 5 (0.94%) Capistrano
5 3 (0.56%) Ansible
6 2 (0.38%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.19%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 39 (7.34%) Microsoft
2 35 (6.59%) Oracle
3 17 (3.20%) HP
4 11 (2.07%) JBoss
5 9 (1.69%) Adobe
6 7 (1.32%) IBM
6 7 (1.32%) Zend
7 6 (1.13%) Facebook
7 6 (1.13%) Google
8 5 (0.94%) Sitecore
9 4 (0.75%) EPiServer
9 4 (0.75%) Telerik
9 4 (0.75%) Apple
10 3 (0.56%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.38%) Rackspace
11 2 (0.38%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.38%) hybris
11 2 (0.38%) ATG
11 2 (0.38%) Sybase
11 2 (0.38%) Business Objects
City, London
ARM Technology
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
QUANTICA
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + share options
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Argyll Scott
Salary: £60000 - £850000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Argyll Scott
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + package
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Argyll Scott
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TRG
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TRG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus+training+bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus+training+bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago