The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 22 33 27
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Permanent jobs citing BDD 17 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 9.77% 2.89% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.88% 3.60% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 3
Average salary £40,000 £72,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.82% +70.58%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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 Docklands, London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Docklands, London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
132 139 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 75.86% 80.35% 73.80%
Number of salaries quoted 76 126 111
Average salary £69,500 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.86% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

BDD
Salary Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Docklands, London region.

BDD Salary Trend in Docklands, London

BDD
Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Docklands, 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 24 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (81.48%) TDD
2 22 (81.48%) Scrum
3 21 (77.78%) Finance
4 17 (62.96%) Java
5 16 (59.26%) Web Services
6 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
6 15 (55.56%) OO
6 15 (55.56%) N-Tier
6 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
6 15 (55.56%) SpecFlow
7 14 (51.85%) Spring
7 14 (51.85%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (48.15%) Oracle
8 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
8 13 (48.15%) Hibernate
9 12 (44.44%) QA
9 12 (44.44%) JBehave
10 11 (40.74%) Dojo
10 11 (40.74%) Selenium
11 10 (37.04%) OOD
11 10 (37.04%) IBM
11 10 (37.04%) JMS
11 10 (37.04%) Unit Testing
11 10 (37.04%) Multithreading
11 10 (37.04%) FIX Protocol
11 10 (37.04%) Waterfall
11 10 (37.04%) SWIFT
12 8 (29.63%) Maven
13 7 (25.93%) Performance Testing

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Docklands, 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 7 (25.93%) Tomcat
2 5 (18.52%) IIS
3 4 (14.81%) Node.js
4 3 (11.11%) Apache Solr
4 3 (11.11%) WebSphere
4 3 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (55.56%) SpecFlow
2 12 (44.44%) JBehave
3 11 (40.74%) Selenium
4 8 (29.63%) Maven
5 6 (22.22%) JUnit
5 6 (22.22%) Cucumber
6 5 (18.52%) WebLOAD
6 5 (18.52%) Hudson
6 5 (18.52%) QuickTest Pro
6 5 (18.52%) LoadRunner
7 3 (11.11%) Eclipse
8 2 (7.41%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
9 1 (3.70%) Behat
General
1 21 (77.78%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Legal
3 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) Developer
2 13 (48.15%) Java Developer
3 12 (44.44%) Analyst
4 11 (40.74%) Programmer
5 10 (37.04%) Lead Developer
5 10 (37.04%) Analyst Programmer
5 10 (37.04%) Developer Analyst
5 10 (37.04%) Lead Analyst Programmer
5 10 (37.04%) Lead Programmer
6 7 (25.93%) Lead Java Developer
6 7 (25.93%) Lead Analyst Developer
6 7 (25.93%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (11.11%) QA Consultant
7 3 (11.11%) QA Leader
7 3 (11.11%) Lead Tester
7 3 (11.11%) Graduate
7 3 (11.11%) Test Consultant
7 3 (11.11%) Junior Java Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (59.26%) Web Services
2 14 (51.85%) Spring
3 13 (48.15%) Hibernate
4 11 (40.74%) Dojo
5 10 (37.04%) JMS
5 10 (37.04%) FIX Protocol
6 5 (18.52%) REST
7 4 (14.81%) XML
7 4 (14.81%) SOAP
7 4 (14.81%) JSON
8 3 (11.11%) Java EE 5
8 3 (11.11%) Drools
8 3 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (11.11%) Java SE
8 3 (11.11%) Java EE
8 3 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (11.11%) LESS
8 3 (11.11%) Apache Camel
8 3 (11.11%) WSDL
8 3 (11.11%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 15 (55.56%) N-Tier
2 10 (37.04%) SWIFT
3 5 (18.52%) Open Source
4 4 (14.81%) User Experience
5 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.70%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (81.48%) TDD
2 22 (81.48%) Scrum
3 15 (55.56%) OO
4 14 (51.85%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (37.04%) OOD
5 10 (37.04%) Unit Testing
5 10 (37.04%) Multithreading
5 10 (37.04%) Waterfall
6 7 (25.93%) Performance Testing
7 6 (22.22%) Automated Testing
7 6 (22.22%) Mentoring
8 5 (18.52%) Test Scripting
8 5 (18.52%) ATDD
9 4 (14.81%) Pair Programming
10 3 (11.11%) Kanban
10 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
10 3 (11.11%) Feature Driven Development
10 3 (11.11%) SOA
10 3 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) Java
2 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
3 5 (18.52%) SQL
4 3 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 3 (11.11%) VB.NET
4 3 (11.11%) C#
5 2 (7.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
1 3 (11.11%) ISEB
2 1 (3.70%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (44.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 13 (48.15%) Oracle
3 10 (37.04%) IBM
4 3 (11.11%) ION Trading
5 2 (7.41%) HP