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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 11 11 17
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs citing BDD 6 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ealing 9.09% 5.41% 5.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.84% 5.71% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 4
Average salary £60,000 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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
61 35 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ealing 92.42% 94.59% 78.87%
Number of salaries quoted 28 28 46
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £37,457 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ealing

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Software Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Pair Programming
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Vista
2 5 (83.33%) Refactoring
2 5 (83.33%) QA
2 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) Manual Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows XP
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) ISEB
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) Replication
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 5 (83.33%) SpecFlow
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 8
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Build Automation
3 1 (16.67%) MarkLogic
3 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Ealing by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) SpecFlow
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) Maven
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Software Tester
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Tester
1 5 (83.33%) QA Tester
1 5 (83.33%) Senior QA Tester
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Software Tester
1 5 (83.33%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) XSLT
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows XP
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Vista
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
1 5 (83.33%) Windows 8
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) Pair Programming
2 5 (83.33%) Software Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Refactoring
2 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Build Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) XQuery
2 1 (16.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft