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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 100 99 197
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +98
Permanent jobs citing BDD 300 319 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.60% 2.70% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.18% 3.29% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 256 258 125
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £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
9444 9693 10412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.96% 82.05% 80.77%
Number of salaries quoted 7888 8471 9498
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
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 16 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 16 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.

1 547 (86.69%) Agile Software Development
2 518 (82.09%) TDD
3 291 (46.12%) Java
4 256 (40.57%) Scrum
5 243 (38.51%) JavaScript
6 215 (34.07%) C#
6 215 (34.07%) HTML
7 202 (32.01%) Selenium
8 192 (30.43%) CSS
9 189 (29.95%) Cucumber
10 183 (29.00%) .NET
11 173 (27.42%) OO
12 167 (26.47%) Finance
13 143 (22.66%) Continuous Integration
14 132 (20.92%) QA
15 128 (20.29%) SQL
16 124 (19.65%) MVC
17 121 (19.18%) Ruby
18 114 (18.07%) E-Commerce
19 113 (17.91%) Git (software)
20 111 (17.59%) Test Automation
21 107 (16.96%) jQuery
22 100 (15.85%) SOA
23 98 (15.53%) ASP.NET
24 94 (14.90%) WebDriver
25 93 (14.74%) Web Services
26 85 (13.47%) Open Source
26 85 (13.47%) AngularJS
27 84 (13.31%) SQL Server
28 82 (13.00%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 16 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 49 (7.77%) Node.js
2 43 (6.81%) Tomcat
3 25 (3.96%) Apache
4 19 (3.01%) Drupal
4 19 (3.01%) BizTalk Server
5 18 (2.85%) Confluence
5 18 (2.85%) Elasticsearch
6 15 (2.38%) Apache Solr
7 12 (1.90%) SAS
8 9 (1.43%) CMS
9 7 (1.11%) WordPress
10 5 (0.79%) Jetty
11 4 (0.63%) IIS
12 3 (0.48%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.48%) nginx
12 3 (0.48%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.32%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.16%) Apache ServiceMix
14 1 (0.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 1 (0.16%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 28 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.69%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.79%) MS Office
4 1 (0.16%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.16%) Mingle
4 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.48%) Magento
2 1 (0.16%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.17%) SaaS
2 18 (2.85%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (1.74%) GitHub
4 7 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.95%) PaaS
6 5 (0.79%) Rackspace Cloud
6 5 (0.79%) Joyent
7 1 (0.16%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.16%) IaaS
7 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.38%) Internet
2 10 (1.58%) HTTP
3 3 (0.48%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.32%) LDAP
4 2 (0.32%) Broadband
4 2 (0.32%) SSL
5 1 (0.16%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.16%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (13.31%) SQL Server
2 66 (10.46%) NoSQL
3 63 (9.98%) MongoDB
4 61 (9.67%) MySQL
5 48 (7.61%) Relational Database
6 44 (6.97%) Big Data
7 37 (5.86%) SQL Server 2008
8 29 (4.60%) Apache Cassandra
9 28 (4.44%) Redis
10 23 (3.65%) CouchDB
11 20 (3.17%) Hadoop
12 18 (2.85%) PostgreSQL
12 18 (2.85%) SQL Server 2005
13 13 (2.06%) RavenDB
14 10 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
15 9 (1.43%) HBase
16 5 (0.79%) RDBMS
17 4 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 3 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 3 (0.48%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 202 (32.01%) Selenium
2 189 (29.95%) Cucumber
3 113 (17.91%) Git (software)
4 94 (14.90%) WebDriver
5 76 (12.04%) Jenkins
6 71 (11.25%) JUnit
7 62 (9.83%) JIRA
8 61 (9.67%) Hudson
8 61 (9.67%) SpecFlow
9 57 (9.03%) Subversion
10 42 (6.66%) Maven
11 39 (6.18%) Jasmine
12 33 (5.23%) TeamCity
13 28 (4.44%) QuickTest Pro
14 27 (4.28%) Calabash
14 27 (4.28%) JMeter
15 25 (3.96%) NUnit
16 23 (3.65%) Team Foundation Server
17 21 (3.33%) JBehave
17 21 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 167 (26.47%) Finance
2 49 (7.77%) Banking
3 46 (7.29%) Games
4 36 (5.71%) Retail
5 25 (3.96%) Marketing
6 22 (3.49%) Investment Banking
7 10 (1.58%) Legal
7 10 (1.58%) Front Office
8 9 (1.43%) Publishing
9 8 (1.27%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.63%) Advertising
10 4 (0.63%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.63%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.48%) Back Office
12 2 (0.32%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.16%) Automotive
13 1 (0.16%) Law
13 1 (0.16%) Billing
13 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 396 (62.76%) Developer
2 132 (20.92%) Senior Developer
3 100 (15.85%) Java Developer
4 69 (10.94%) .NET Developer
5 57 (9.03%) C# Developer
6 49 (7.77%) Tester
7 47 (7.45%) Senior .NET Developer
8 36 (5.71%) Test Engineer
9 35 (5.55%) Lead Developer
9 35 (5.55%) C# .NET Developer
10 33 (5.23%) Analyst
11 29 (4.60%) Ruby on Rails Developer
12 28 (4.44%) Senior C# Developer
13 27 (4.28%) Consultant
14 26 (4.12%) Front-End Developer
15 24 (3.80%) Agile C# Developer
16 23 (3.65%) Automation Engineer
17 22 (3.49%) Test Analyst
17 22 (3.49%) Technical Tester
18 20 (3.17%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 215 (34.07%) HTML
2 192 (30.43%) CSS
3 183 (29.00%) .NET
4 107 (16.96%) jQuery
5 98 (15.53%) ASP.NET
6 93 (14.74%) Web Services
7 85 (13.47%) AngularJS
8 82 (13.00%) HTML5
9 79 (12.52%) ASP.NET MVC
10 77 (12.20%) XML
11 76 (12.04%) Spring
12 65 (10.30%) WCF
13 62 (9.83%) RESTful
14 59 (9.35%) CSS3
14 59 (9.35%) JSON
15 55 (8.72%) Ajax
16 54 (8.56%) REST
17 52 (8.24%) SOAP
18 49 (7.77%) Backbone.js
19 47 (7.45%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 85 (13.47%) Open Source
2 54 (8.56%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (7.61%) User Experience
4 36 (5.71%) Computer Science
5 32 (5.07%) Mobile App
6 14 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 14 (2.22%) Social Media
6 14 (2.22%) Mobile Banking
7 13 (2.06%) Taxonomies
8 12 (1.90%) Video on Demand
9 11 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (1.74%) Inversion of Control
10 10 (1.58%) Mobile Games
10 10 (1.58%) Digital Media
11 6 (0.95%) Fixed Income
11 6 (0.95%) N-Tier
12 5 (0.79%) Market Risk
12 5 (0.79%) Blackberry
12 5 (0.79%) Equities
13 4 (0.63%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 71 (11.25%) Linux
2 47 (7.45%) Windows
3 46 (7.29%) UNIX
4 25 (3.96%) Apple iOS
5 20 (3.17%) Android
6 13 (2.06%) Debian
7 5 (0.79%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.32%) CentOS
8 2 (0.32%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 547 (86.69%) Agile Software Development
2 518 (82.09%) TDD
3 256 (40.57%) Scrum
4 173 (27.42%) OO
5 143 (22.66%) Continuous Integration
6 124 (19.65%) MVC
7 114 (18.07%) E-Commerce
8 111 (17.59%) Test Automation
9 100 (15.85%) SOA
10 59 (9.35%) Kanban
11 56 (8.87%) Pair Programming
12 55 (8.72%) Unit Testing
13 52 (8.24%) Automated Testing
14 48 (7.61%) OOA/OOD
15 46 (7.29%) Software Engineering
15 46 (7.29%) Mentoring
16 41 (6.50%) Web Development
16 41 (6.50%) Automation Testing
17 37 (5.86%) Responsive Web Design
17 37 (5.86%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 291 (46.12%) Java
2 243 (38.51%) JavaScript
3 215 (34.07%) C#
4 128 (20.29%) SQL
5 121 (19.18%) Ruby
6 71 (11.25%) Python
7 68 (10.78%) PHP
8 32 (5.07%) Perl
9 26 (4.12%) Groovy
10 21 (3.33%) Scala
11 20 (3.17%) PHP5
12 16 (2.54%) Bash Shell
13 12 (1.90%) C++
14 11 (1.74%) Shell Script
15 9 (1.43%) F#
16 7 (1.11%) XPath
16 7 (1.11%) SPARQL
16 7 (1.11%) T-SQL
17 6 (0.95%) XQuery
18 5 (0.79%) Korn
Qualifications
1 59 (9.35%) Degree
2 12 (1.90%) ISEB
3 9 (1.43%) ISTQB
4 8 (1.27%) PhD
5 4 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.48%) MCSD
7 2 (0.32%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.32%) PMP
7 2 (0.32%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.32%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.16%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (20.92%) QA
2 9 (1.43%) TickIT
3 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (2.69%) Varnish
2 4 (0.63%) HDFS
3 2 (0.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 25 (3.96%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (3.65%) Puppet
3 10 (1.58%) Capistrano
4 9 (1.43%) Ansible
5 3 (0.48%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.32%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.16%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 49 (7.77%) Microsoft
2 26 (4.12%) Oracle
3 24 (3.80%) Zend
4 16 (2.54%) Adobe
5 11 (1.74%) JBoss
6 10 (1.58%) Atlassian
7 5 (0.79%) Rackspace
7 5 (0.79%) Google
8 3 (0.48%) Sencha
9 2 (0.32%) Business Objects
9 2 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.32%) Informatica
10 1 (0.16%) Red Gate
10 1 (0.16%) Facebook
10 1 (0.16%) Akamai
10 1 (0.16%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.16%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.16%) HP
10 1 (0.16%) CA
10 1 (0.16%) SAP
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benifits Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Yoh
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus + pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £55000.00 - £56000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Canary Wharf and City
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 5 days ago