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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 84 77 124
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +47
Permanent jobs citing BDD 222 354 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.35% 3.46% 2.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.80% 4.07% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 196 320 205
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £42,200
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
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
5836 8707 8986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 88.14% 85.19% 85.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5204 7467 7601
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +2.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 13 February 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in the City of London

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 390 (81.42%) Agile Software Development
2 366 (76.41%) TDD
3 197 (41.13%) Java
4 188 (39.25%) JavaScript
5 176 (36.74%) C#
6 145 (30.27%) HTML
7 144 (30.06%) Finance
7 144 (30.06%) QA
8 142 (29.65%) Scrum
9 135 (28.18%) .NET
10 127 (26.51%) Cucumber
11 126 (26.30%) Selenium
12 121 (25.26%) CSS
13 120 (25.05%) SQL
14 111 (23.17%) Continuous Integration
15 110 (22.96%) Git (software)
16 107 (22.34%) OO
17 99 (20.67%) MVC
18 96 (20.04%) Software Engineering
19 90 (18.79%) Ruby
20 84 (17.54%) Python
20 84 (17.54%) jQuery
21 83 (17.33%) E-Commerce
22 80 (16.70%) AngularJS
23 76 (15.87%) Test Automation
24 74 (15.45%) Jenkins
25 73 (15.24%) HTML5
26 69 (14.41%) ASP.NET
26 69 (14.41%) SDLC
27 66 (13.78%) SpecFlow

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 48 (10.02%) Node.js
2 20 (4.18%) Elasticsearch
3 19 (3.97%) CMS
4 13 (2.71%) nginx
5 9 (1.88%) Umbraco
6 7 (1.46%) Apache Solr
7 6 (1.25%) Apache
7 6 (1.25%) Kentico
7 6 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (1.04%) IIS
8 5 (1.04%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.63%) NServiceBus
9 3 (0.63%) WordPress
10 2 (0.42%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.42%) Confluence
10 2 (0.42%) Drupal
10 2 (0.42%) MQSeries
10 2 (0.42%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.42%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.21%) Tornado
Applications
1 12 (2.51%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.84%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.42%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 44 (9.19%) GitHub
2 31 (6.47%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (3.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.25%) SaaS
5 5 (1.04%) Basecamp
5 5 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.04%) Trello
6 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.21%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.21%) CodePlex
6 1 (0.21%) Force.com
6 1 (0.21%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.30%) HTTP
2 9 (1.88%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.63%) Internet
4 1 (0.21%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.21%) Skype
4 1 (0.21%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (12.94%) SQL Server
2 40 (8.35%) Big Data
2 40 (8.35%) NoSQL
3 39 (8.14%) MySQL
4 22 (4.59%) Hadoop
5 21 (4.38%) Redis
6 16 (3.34%) MongoDB
7 8 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (1.04%) Couchbase
8 5 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.63%) Neo4j
10 3 (0.63%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.42%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.42%) CouchDB
11 2 (0.42%) Riak
11 2 (0.42%) SQLite
12 1 (0.21%) HBase
Development Applications
1 127 (26.51%) Cucumber
2 126 (26.30%) Selenium
3 110 (22.96%) Git (software)
4 74 (15.45%) Jenkins
5 66 (13.78%) SpecFlow
6 55 (11.48%) WebDriver
7 53 (11.06%) JIRA
8 44 (9.19%) JUnit
9 41 (8.56%) FitNesse
10 36 (7.52%) TeamCity
11 33 (6.89%) Maven
11 33 (6.89%) Team Foundation Server
12 31 (6.47%) Jasmine
12 31 (6.47%) NUnit
13 24 (5.01%) jMock
13 24 (5.01%) Subversion
14 22 (4.59%) Gradle
14 22 (4.59%) Octopus Deploy
15 21 (4.38%) JBehave
16 20 (4.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 144 (30.06%) Finance
2 34 (7.10%) Front Office
3 22 (4.59%) Law
4 17 (3.55%) Retail
5 15 (3.13%) Legal
6 14 (2.92%) Marketing
7 13 (2.71%) Banking
8 10 (2.09%) Financial Institution
9 9 (1.88%) Advertising
9 9 (1.88%) Publishing
10 7 (1.46%) Back Office
10 7 (1.46%) Games
11 5 (1.04%) Telecoms
12 4 (0.84%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.63%) Corporate Banking
13 3 (0.63%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.42%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 265 (55.32%) Developer
2 58 (12.11%) Java Developer
2 58 (12.11%) Senior Developer
3 46 (9.60%) Software Engineer
4 45 (9.39%) Analyst
4 45 (9.39%) Lead Developer
5 42 (8.77%) .NET Developer
6 39 (8.14%) QA Engineer
7 38 (7.93%) C# Developer
8 37 (7.72%) Java Engineer
9 28 (5.85%) Agile Developer
9 28 (5.85%) Python Developer
10 27 (5.64%) JavaScript Developer
11 25 (5.22%) QA Analyst
11 25 (5.22%) Senior Java Engineer
11 25 (5.22%) Systems Developer
12 23 (4.80%) Senior Analyst
13 22 (4.59%) C# .NET Developer
14 21 (4.38%) PHP Developer
15 20 (4.18%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (30.27%) HTML
2 135 (28.18%) .NET
3 121 (25.26%) CSS
4 84 (17.54%) jQuery
5 80 (16.70%) AngularJS
6 73 (15.24%) HTML5
7 69 (14.41%) ASP.NET
8 51 (10.65%) Web Services
9 48 (10.02%) Spring
10 47 (9.81%) CSS3
11 46 (9.60%) ASP.NET MVC
12 44 (9.19%) Gherkin
13 40 (8.35%) .NET Framework
14 28 (5.85%) RESTful
14 28 (5.85%) WCF
15 24 (5.01%) XML
16 23 (4.80%) Backbone.js
16 23 (4.80%) React
16 23 (4.80%) REST
17 22 (4.59%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 42 (8.77%) Fintech
2 38 (7.93%) Equities
3 32 (6.68%) Client/Server
4 30 (6.26%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (5.85%) Mathematics
6 27 (5.64%) User Experience
7 24 (5.01%) Computer Science
8 23 (4.80%) Blog
9 17 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
9 17 (3.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 15 (3.13%) Mobile App
11 14 (2.92%) Derivative
12 13 (2.71%) Fixed Income
13 7 (1.46%) Blackberry
13 7 (1.46%) Contract for Difference
13 7 (1.46%) iPad
14 6 (1.25%) Tandem
15 5 (1.04%) Digital Media
15 5 (1.04%) Hedge funds
15 5 (1.04%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 59 (12.32%) Linux
2 52 (10.86%) Windows
3 41 (8.56%) Unix
4 30 (6.26%) Apple iOS
5 28 (5.85%) Android
6 2 (0.42%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 390 (81.42%) Agile Software Development
2 366 (76.41%) TDD
3 142 (29.65%) Scrum
4 111 (23.17%) Continuous Integration
5 107 (22.34%) OO
6 99 (20.67%) MVC
7 96 (20.04%) Software Engineering
8 83 (17.33%) E-Commerce
9 76 (15.87%) Test Automation
10 69 (14.41%) SDLC
11 57 (11.90%) Kanban
12 56 (11.69%) DevOps
13 54 (11.27%) Unit Testing
14 49 (10.23%) Open Source
15 47 (9.81%) Continuous Delivery
16 41 (8.56%) Automated Testing
17 39 (8.14%) Pair Programming
18 38 (7.93%) Mentoring
19 37 (7.72%) User Acceptance Testing
20 34 (7.10%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 197 (41.13%) Java
2 188 (39.25%) JavaScript
3 176 (36.74%) C#
4 120 (25.05%) SQL
5 90 (18.79%) Ruby
6 84 (17.54%) Python
7 57 (11.90%) PHP
8 22 (4.59%) C++
9 20 (4.18%) T-SQL
10 15 (3.13%) Scala
11 13 (2.71%) Clojure
12 12 (2.51%) C
13 11 (2.30%) F#
14 10 (2.09%) PowerShell
15 8 (1.67%) Bash Shell
16 6 (1.25%) Apple Swift
17 4 (0.84%) Go
17 4 (0.84%) Groovy
18 3 (0.63%) Objective-C
18 3 (0.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 38 (7.93%) Degree
2 13 (2.71%) ISTQB
3 11 (2.30%) ISEB
4 7 (1.46%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 4 (0.84%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.84%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.21%) MCSD
7 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.21%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.21%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 144 (30.06%) QA
2 26 (5.43%) SDET
System Software
1 18 (3.76%) Docker
2 3 (0.63%) Varnish
3 2 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.21%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 28 (5.85%) Puppet
2 27 (5.64%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (3.13%) Ansible
4 6 (1.25%) Salt
5 5 (1.04%) Mesos
6 2 (0.42%) Kibana
6 2 (0.42%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.21%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 60 (12.53%) Microsoft
2 25 (5.22%) Oracle
3 17 (3.55%) Google
4 14 (2.92%) Twitter
5 9 (1.88%) Perforce
6 8 (1.67%) WorldPay
7 7 (1.46%) Rally
7 7 (1.46%) SAP
8 6 (1.25%) Atlassian
8 6 (1.25%) EPiServer
8 6 (1.25%) Sitecore
9 4 (0.84%) Facebook
9 4 (0.84%) Zend
10 3 (0.63%) Apple
10 3 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.63%) VMware
10 3 (0.63%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.42%) HP
11 2 (0.42%) Sony
11 2 (0.42%) Splunk
City, London
DCM Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £110,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum shares and bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £25,000 - £35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £35,000 - £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + excellent bonus scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £95000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum Circa £90,000 Plus bonus and benefit
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £100000 - £101000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £51886 - £61745 per annum + RRA + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, training, pension, holiday...
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + company Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Karhoo Inc
Salary: £Very Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 19 days ago