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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 62 76 134
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +58
Permanent jobs citing BDD 302 359 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.29% 3.38% 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.78% 3.87% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 270 316 229
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,638 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+11.59% -2.43%
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
6312 9282 10710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.72% 87.38% 85.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5673 7801 8954
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,695 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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.

1 428 (82.79%) Agile Software Development
2 410 (79.30%) TDD
3 235 (45.45%) Java
4 177 (34.24%) JavaScript
5 174 (33.66%) QA
6 172 (33.27%) Scrum
7 166 (32.11%) C#
8 139 (26.89%) HTML
9 131 (25.34%) Continuous Integration
10 126 (24.37%) Cucumber
11 124 (23.98%) Selenium
12 119 (23.02%) CSS
13 116 (22.44%) E-Commerce
14 112 (21.66%) .NET
15 109 (21.08%) Git (software)
16 108 (20.89%) Finance
17 106 (20.50%) Ruby
18 100 (19.34%) Test Automation
19 93 (17.99%) OO
20 92 (17.79%) Jenkins
21 90 (17.41%) SQL
21 90 (17.41%) Kanban
22 84 (16.25%) Node.js
23 82 (15.86%) AngularJS
24 81 (15.67%) Software Engineering
25 78 (15.09%) MVC
26 77 (14.89%) WebDriver
27 72 (13.93%) HTML5
28 69 (13.35%) Python
29 65 (12.57%) jQuery

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 84 (16.25%) Node.js
2 18 (3.48%) CMS
3 12 (2.32%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (1.74%) nginx
4 9 (1.74%) Umbraco
5 8 (1.55%) Apache Solr
5 8 (1.55%) Kentico
5 8 (1.55%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (1.35%) Apache Spark
7 6 (1.16%) Apache
8 5 (0.97%) Confluence
9 4 (0.77%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.58%) DNN
10 3 (0.58%) Immediacy CMS
10 3 (0.58%) Sitefinity
10 3 (0.58%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.39%) Documentum
12 1 (0.19%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (0.97%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.77%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.19%) Magento
1 1 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 50 (9.67%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (6.58%) GitHub
3 22 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (2.32%) SaaS
5 8 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (1.35%) PaaS
7 1 (0.19%) Basecamp
7 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.19%) CodePlex
7 1 (0.19%) Force.com
7 1 (0.19%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.13%) HTTP
2 6 (1.16%) Internet
3 4 (0.77%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.58%) X.25
5 2 (0.39%) DNS
6 1 (0.19%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.19%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (8.90%) SQL Server
2 40 (7.74%) MySQL
3 36 (6.96%) NoSQL
4 33 (6.38%) Big Data
5 21 (4.06%) Redis
6 18 (3.48%) Hadoop
7 15 (2.90%) MongoDB
8 13 (2.51%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (2.32%) SQL Server 2014
10 8 (1.55%) Amazon RDS
10 8 (1.55%) Relational Database
11 7 (1.35%) Couchbase
11 7 (1.35%) Riak
12 5 (0.97%) Apache Hive
12 5 (0.97%) HBase
12 5 (0.97%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (0.58%) CouchDB
14 3 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 126 (24.37%) Cucumber
2 124 (23.98%) Selenium
3 109 (21.08%) Git (software)
4 92 (17.79%) Jenkins
5 77 (14.89%) WebDriver
6 62 (11.99%) JIRA
7 48 (9.28%) JUnit
8 45 (8.70%) SpecFlow
9 43 (8.32%) Maven
10 31 (6.00%) Jasmine
10 31 (6.00%) TeamCity
11 28 (5.42%) Mockito
12 27 (5.22%) Gradle
13 25 (4.84%) FitNesse
13 25 (4.84%) Subversion
14 20 (3.87%) JMeter
15 17 (3.29%) NUnit
16 15 (2.90%) JBehave
16 15 (2.90%) Mercurial
16 15 (2.90%) WATIR
General
1 108 (20.89%) Finance
2 34 (6.58%) Law
3 27 (5.22%) Banking
4 23 (4.45%) Front Office
5 17 (3.29%) Marketing
6 15 (2.90%) Retail
7 12 (2.32%) Legal
8 11 (2.13%) Advertising
9 10 (1.93%) Games
9 10 (1.93%) Publishing
10 6 (1.16%) Arabic Language
11 5 (0.97%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.77%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.39%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 307 (59.38%) Developer
2 85 (16.44%) Senior Developer
3 63 (12.19%) Java Developer
4 62 (11.99%) QA Engineer
5 51 (9.86%) C# Developer
6 44 (8.51%) Analyst
7 40 (7.74%) Developer in Test
7 40 (7.74%) Software Engineer
7 40 (7.74%) Test Engineer
8 39 (7.54%) Lead Developer
9 37 (7.16%) .NET Developer
10 35 (6.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 34 (6.58%) QA Test Engineer
12 30 (5.80%) JavaScript Developer
13 29 (5.61%) Java Engineer
14 28 (5.42%) C# .NET Developer
15 26 (5.03%) Agile Developer
15 26 (5.03%) E-Commerce Developer
16 23 (4.45%) Senior Software Engineer
17 22 (4.26%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (26.89%) HTML
2 119 (23.02%) CSS
3 112 (21.66%) .NET
4 82 (15.86%) AngularJS
5 72 (13.93%) HTML5
6 65 (12.57%) jQuery
7 54 (10.44%) REST
8 53 (10.25%) ASP.NET
9 52 (10.06%) Spring
10 50 (9.67%) CSS3
11 47 (9.09%) React
12 43 (8.32%) ASP.NET MVC
13 37 (7.16%) Web Services
14 36 (6.96%) Gherkin
15 35 (6.77%) SOAP
16 34 (6.58%) .NET Framework
17 33 (6.38%) Backbone.js
18 29 (5.61%) RESTful
19 27 (5.22%) Sass
20 21 (4.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 50 (9.67%) User Experience
2 36 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (6.96%) Fintech
3 33 (6.38%) Mobile App
4 25 (4.84%) Blog
5 21 (4.06%) Mathematics
6 20 (3.87%) Equities
7 19 (3.68%) Computer Science
8 18 (3.48%) Enterprise Software
9 15 (2.90%) iPad
10 14 (2.71%) Client/Server
11 11 (2.13%) Mobile Payment
12 9 (1.74%) Inversion of Control
13 8 (1.55%) Data Structures
13 8 (1.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 7 (1.35%) Algorithms
14 7 (1.35%) Blackberry
14 7 (1.35%) Spread Betting
15 6 (1.16%) iPhone
15 6 (1.16%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 44 (8.51%) Apple iOS
2 35 (6.77%) Android
3 26 (5.03%) Linux
4 22 (4.26%) Unix
5 18 (3.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 428 (82.79%) Agile Software Development
2 410 (79.30%) TDD
3 172 (33.27%) Scrum
4 131 (25.34%) Continuous Integration
5 116 (22.44%) E-Commerce
6 100 (19.34%) Test Automation
7 93 (17.99%) OO
8 90 (17.41%) Kanban
9 81 (15.67%) Software Engineering
10 78 (15.09%) MVC
11 63 (12.19%) DevOps
12 59 (11.41%) Unit Testing
13 53 (10.25%) Continuous Delivery
13 53 (10.25%) OOP
14 51 (9.86%) SDLC
15 50 (9.67%) Open Source
16 49 (9.48%) Automated Testing
17 41 (7.93%) Front End Development
18 40 (7.74%) Test Strategy
19 37 (7.16%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 235 (45.45%) Java
2 177 (34.24%) JavaScript
3 166 (32.11%) C#
4 106 (20.50%) Ruby
5 90 (17.41%) SQL
6 69 (13.35%) Python
7 49 (9.48%) PHP
8 33 (6.38%) Scala
9 32 (6.19%) Clojure
10 22 (4.26%) Objective-C
11 18 (3.48%) C++
12 14 (2.71%) Go
13 12 (2.32%) F#
13 12 (2.32%) Groovy
14 10 (1.93%) C
14 10 (1.93%) ES6
15 7 (1.35%) T-SQL
16 6 (1.16%) Apple Swift
17 5 (0.97%) Bash Shell
17 5 (0.97%) Rust
Qualifications
1 28 (5.42%) Degree
2 19 (3.68%) ISEB
3 18 (3.48%) ISTQB
4 12 (2.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 9 (1.74%) SC Cleared
5 9 (1.74%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.77%) OCP
6 4 (0.77%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.19%) MCSD
9 1 (0.19%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.19%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 174 (33.66%) QA
2 30 (5.80%) SDET
3 5 (0.97%) GCP
System Software
1 14 (2.71%) Docker
2 5 (0.97%) HDFS
3 1 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (4.45%) Puppet
2 18 (3.48%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (2.90%) Ansible
4 5 (0.97%) Salt
5 1 (0.19%) Kibana
5 1 (0.19%) Mesos
Vendors
1 34 (6.58%) Microsoft
2 31 (6.00%) Oracle
3 12 (2.32%) Rally
3 12 (2.32%) SAP
3 12 (2.32%) Twitter
4 10 (1.93%) Google
5 8 (1.55%) EPiServer
5 8 (1.55%) Sitecore
6 5 (0.97%) Apple
7 4 (0.77%) Atlassian
7 4 (0.77%) Perforce
7 4 (0.77%) WorldPay
8 3 (0.58%) Alterian
8 3 (0.58%) Ektron
9 2 (0.39%) Adobe
9 2 (0.39%) Facebook
9 2 (0.39%) FatWire
9 2 (0.39%) HP
9 2 (0.39%) Qualys
9 2 (0.39%) Zend
City, London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £90000 - £115000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £40000.00 - £140000.00 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 10% bonus and extensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive (DOE) + 5% Flex Benefits + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum £60,000 - £85,000 per annum + benefi
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: To £55k
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + pension, life assurance, bonus +
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
We Source Talent
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum bonus, pensions, shares..
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum and good bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Nakama
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum 25 days holiday + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago