The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ealing region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 13 13 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing BDD 13 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ealing 17.81% 7.69% 7.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.31% 8.33% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 5
Average salary £55,000 £58,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.17% -3.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +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 Ealing region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Ealing
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
71 36 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ealing 97.26% 92.31% 85.92%
Number of salaries quoted 35 27 47
Average salary £58,500 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,457 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Ealing

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Ealing

BDD
Salary Trend in Ealing

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

BDD Salary Trend in Ealing

BDD
Salary Histogram in Ealing

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Ealing region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Ealing

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ealing

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Ealing 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 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) TDD
2 8 (61.54%) Automated Testing
2 8 (61.54%) QA
2 8 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) Relational Database
3 7 (53.85%) SpecFlow
3 7 (53.85%) Windows 8
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (53.85%) Windows 7
3 7 (53.85%) ISEB
3 7 (53.85%) Windows XP
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (53.85%) C#
3 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
3 7 (53.85%) Windows
3 7 (53.85%) Manual Testing
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Vista
3 7 (53.85%) Refactoring
3 7 (53.85%) Test Scripting
3 7 (53.85%) Software Testing
3 7 (53.85%) Pair Programming
3 7 (53.85%) Replication
4 5 (38.46%) XML
4 5 (38.46%) HTML
4 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 4 (30.77%) Java
5 4 (30.77%) OO

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Ealing by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Ealing 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 1 (7.69%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) GIMP
1 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) Relational Database
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
3 3 (23.08%) MySQL
4 1 (7.69%) MarkLogic
4 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) SpecFlow
2 4 (30.77%) Maven
3 3 (23.08%) Mockito
3 3 (23.08%) Selenium
3 3 (23.08%) jMock
3 3 (23.08%) JUnit
4 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
5 1 (7.69%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Senior Software Tester
1 7 (53.85%) Tester
1 7 (53.85%) Senior QA Tester
1 7 (53.85%) Senior Tester
1 7 (53.85%) QA Tester
1 7 (53.85%) Software Tester
2 6 (46.15%) Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) QA Leader
4 2 (15.38%) Test Leader
5 1 (7.69%) UI Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (7.69%) UI Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) XML
1 5 (38.46%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) Spring
3 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
3 3 (23.08%) JSTL
3 3 (23.08%) JSP
3 3 (23.08%) Servlets
4 2 (15.38%) CSS
4 2 (15.38%) jQuery
4 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
4 2 (15.38%) Backbone.js
5 1 (7.69%) HTML5
5 1 (7.69%) Sass
5 1 (7.69%) LESS
5 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
5 1 (7.69%) CSS3
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.69%) XHTML
5 1 (7.69%) Web Services
5 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Replication
2 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows 8
1 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
1 7 (53.85%) Windows 7
1 7 (53.85%) Windows XP
1 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
1 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (53.85%) Windows Vista
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) TDD
2 8 (61.54%) Automated Testing
2 8 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (53.85%) Manual Testing
3 7 (53.85%) Refactoring
3 7 (53.85%) Test Scripting
3 7 (53.85%) Software Testing
3 7 (53.85%) Pair Programming
4 4 (30.77%) OO
4 4 (30.77%) Build Automation
5 2 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (7.69%) Loose Coupling
6 1 (7.69%) Rapid Prototyping
6 1 (7.69%) Software Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
6 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Web Accessibility
6 1 (7.69%) Kanban
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) C#
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) XQuery
4 3 (23.08%) Groovy
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) CSSLP
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle