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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 10 9 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Permanent jobs citing BDD 16 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ealing 21.92% 6.25% 5.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.22% 6.67% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15 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 £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
72 30 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ealing 98.63% 93.75% 91.11%
Number of salaries quoted 35 22 66
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 29 May 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Ealing

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ealing

For the 6 months to 29 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 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (100.00%) TDD
2 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
3 11 (57.89%) C#
3 11 (57.89%) Automated Testing
3 11 (57.89%) QA
3 11 (57.89%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (57.89%) Relational Database
4 10 (52.63%) Windows 8
4 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (52.63%) Windows 7
4 10 (52.63%) SpecFlow
4 10 (52.63%) Manual Testing
4 10 (52.63%) Windows Vista
4 10 (52.63%) Refactoring
4 10 (52.63%) Pair Programming
4 10 (52.63%) ISEB
4 10 (52.63%) Windows XP
4 10 (52.63%) Windows
4 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
5 8 (42.11%) Replication
5 8 (42.11%) Software Testing
5 8 (42.11%) Test Scripting
6 7 (36.84%) Selenium
6 7 (36.84%) XML
6 7 (36.84%) HTML
6 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
7 6 (31.58%) Java

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Ealing by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (5.26%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
1 1 (5.26%) GIMP
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) GitHub
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
1 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) Relational Database
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
3 5 (26.32%) MySQL
4 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.26%) MarkLogic
4 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) SpecFlow
2 7 (36.84%) Selenium
3 6 (31.58%) Maven
4 5 (26.32%) Mockito
4 5 (26.32%) jMock
4 5 (26.32%) JUnit
5 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
5 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
6 1 (5.26%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Senior Tester
1 10 (52.63%) Tester
2 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) QA Tester
2 8 (42.11%) Software Tester
2 8 (42.11%) Senior QA Tester
2 8 (42.11%) Senior Software Tester
3 5 (26.32%) Java Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Test Leader
4 3 (15.79%) QA Leader
5 2 (10.53%) Core Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) UI Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Development Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) XML
1 7 (36.84%) HTML
2 6 (31.58%) Spring
3 5 (26.32%) Hibernate
3 5 (26.32%) JSTL
3 5 (26.32%) JSP
3 5 (26.32%) Servlets
4 2 (10.53%) Backbone.js
4 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
4 2 (10.53%) .NET
4 2 (10.53%) CSS
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
4 2 (10.53%) jQuery
5 1 (5.26%) XHTML
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.26%) Web Services
5 1 (5.26%) XSLT
5 1 (5.26%) Sass
5 1 (5.26%) LESS
5 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Replication
2 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows 8
1 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2012
1 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (52.63%) Windows 7
1 10 (52.63%) Windows Vista
1 10 (52.63%) Windows XP
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
1 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (100.00%) TDD
2 11 (57.89%) Automated Testing
2 11 (57.89%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (52.63%) Manual Testing
3 10 (52.63%) Refactoring
3 10 (52.63%) Pair Programming
4 8 (42.11%) Software Testing
4 8 (42.11%) Test Scripting
5 6 (31.58%) OO
5 6 (31.58%) Build Automation
6 2 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (10.53%) Automation Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Kanban
7 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Scrum
7 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.26%) Content Management
7 1 (5.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) C#
2 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 6 (31.58%) Java
3 6 (31.58%) XQuery
4 5 (26.32%) Groovy
4 5 (26.32%) SQL
5 1 (5.26%) XPath
5 1 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) ISEB
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) CISSP
2 1 (5.26%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (57.89%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle