The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 73 87 106
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +19
Permanent jobs citing BDD 3618 3315 3029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.00% 3.25% 2.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.54% 3.71% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3268 2954 2570
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
BDD
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
79615 89306 92677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.07% 87.46% 85.39%
Number of salaries quoted 67296 74323 74602
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in England

BDD
Salary Trend in England

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

BDD Salary Trend in England

BDD
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in England

BDD
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +10 2075 £60,000 +3.44% 272
South East +59 577 £45,000 -3.22% 67
North West +33 242 £45,000 +12.50% 50
East of England +49 202 £50,000 +1.01% 20
Yorkshire +29 151 £47,500 +5.55% 27
South West -5 144 £44,000 +10.00% 32
West Midlands -12 112 £42,500 +8.97% 14
East Midlands -42 78 £41,250 +3.12% 11
North East +16 38 £40,000 +6.66% 8
BDD
UK

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing BDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for BDD.

1 6308 (87.92%) Agile Software Development
2 5997 (83.58%) TDD
3 3082 (42.95%) C#
4 3050 (42.51%) Scrum
5 2707 (37.73%) .NET
6 2544 (35.46%) Java
7 2413 (33.63%) MVC
8 2175 (30.31%) JavaScript
9 2081 (29.00%) ASP.NET
10 2073 (28.89%) SQL Server
11 1867 (26.02%) Git (software)
12 1848 (25.76%) ASP.NET MVC
13 1738 (24.22%) Continuous Integration
14 1663 (23.18%) HTML
15 1593 (22.20%) RESTful
16 1543 (21.51%) AngularJS
17 1475 (20.56%) CSS
18 1474 (20.54%) Ruby
19 1405 (19.58%) Selenium
20 1399 (19.50%) ASP.NET Web API
21 1366 (19.04%) Node.js
22 1333 (18.58%) SQL
23 1327 (18.49%) SQL Server 2014
24 1308 (18.23%) Web Application Development
25 1292 (18.01%) ASP.NET MVC 5
26 1258 (17.53%) Kanban
27 1228 (17.11%) OO
28 1195 (16.66%) Cucumber
29 1187 (16.54%) QA
30 1164 (16.22%) WCF

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 198 (2.76%) Confluence
2 180 (2.51%) Elasticsearch
3 178 (2.48%) CMS
4 149 (2.08%) Tomcat
5 112 (1.56%) JBoss
6 99 (1.38%) Apache
7 83 (1.16%) Apache Spark
8 82 (1.14%) IIS
9 78 (1.09%) Apache Solr
10 72 (1.00%) Mule
11 69 (0.96%) Umbraco
12 59 (0.82%) Mule ESB
13 58 (0.81%) NServiceBus
14 56 (0.78%) SharePoint
15 51 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
16 44 (0.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 42 (0.59%) WebLogic
18 37 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
19 35 (0.49%) Drupal
20 34 (0.47%) nginx
Applications
1 215 (3.00%) MS Excel
2 33 (0.46%) Photoshop
3 25 (0.35%) MS Office
4 18 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
5 17 (0.24%) Gliffy
5 17 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
6 13 (0.18%) MS Visio
7 8 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.028%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.014%) HipChat
9 1 (0.014%) Maya
9 1 (0.014%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 77 (1.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 44 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 40 (0.56%) Magento
4 27 (0.38%) Shopify
5 14 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
6 11 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
7 6 (0.084%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 4 (0.056%) Apache OFBiz
8 4 (0.056%) BASE24
9 3 (0.042%) Endur
9 3 (0.042%) VisionPLUS
10 2 (0.028%) SAP hybris
11 1 (0.014%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 568 (7.92%) Amazon AWS
2 329 (4.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 255 (3.55%) GitHub
4 158 (2.20%) SaaS
5 81 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
6 67 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
7 62 (0.86%) PaaS
8 48 (0.67%) Google Play
9 37 (0.52%) IaaS
10 28 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
11 17 (0.24%) Slack
12 13 (0.18%) Heroku
13 12 (0.17%) Google Analytics
14 11 (0.15%) Amazon S3
14 11 (0.15%) Google Apps
14 11 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
14 11 (0.15%) Office 365
15 10 (0.14%) OpenShift
15 10 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 9 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 349 (4.86%) Internet
2 158 (2.20%) HTTP
3 41 (0.57%) HTTPS
4 30 (0.42%) TCP/IP
5 27 (0.38%) SSH
6 26 (0.36%) Network Security
7 22 (0.31%) SMTP
8 18 (0.25%) SSL
9 14 (0.20%) DNS
10 8 (0.11%) LDAP
11 7 (0.098%) Intranet
12 6 (0.084%) DSL
12 6 (0.084%) GSM
12 6 (0.084%) LTE
12 6 (0.084%) UMTS
12 6 (0.084%) Wireshark
13 4 (0.056%) IPsec
14 3 (0.042%) AMQP
14 3 (0.042%) SMPP
14 3 (0.042%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2073 (28.89%) SQL Server
2 1327 (18.49%) SQL Server 2014
3 1122 (15.64%) NoSQL
4 581 (8.10%) MySQL
5 512 (7.14%) MongoDB
6 333 (4.64%) Relational Database
7 304 (4.24%) Big Data
8 209 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
9 207 (2.89%) Apache Cassandra
10 180 (2.51%) Redis
11 158 (2.20%) Hadoop
12 125 (1.74%) RDBMS
13 73 (1.02%) CouchDB
14 62 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
15 52 (0.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 44 (0.61%) Oracle Database
17 39 (0.54%) Neo4j
18 35 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 34 (0.47%) HBase
19 34 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1867 (26.02%) Git (software)
2 1405 (19.58%) Selenium
3 1195 (16.66%) Cucumber
4 1068 (14.89%) Jenkins
5 751 (10.47%) JIRA
6 592 (8.25%) WebDriver
7 528 (7.36%) JUnit
8 491 (6.84%) NUnit
9 469 (6.54%) SpecFlow
10 416 (5.80%) Maven
11 354 (4.93%) TeamCity
12 330 (4.60%) Subversion
13 302 (4.21%) Rhino Mocks
14 280 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
15 250 (3.48%) Moq
16 229 (3.19%) Mockito
17 224 (3.12%) SoapUI
18 223 (3.11%) Visual Studio
19 222 (3.09%) Gradle
20 208 (2.90%) Jasmine
General
1 1075 (14.98%) Finance
2 549 (7.65%) Games
3 398 (5.55%) Marketing
4 362 (5.05%) Retail
5 269 (3.75%) Advertising
6 251 (3.50%) Banking
7 197 (2.75%) Telecoms
8 112 (1.56%) Law
9 111 (1.55%) Electronics
10 103 (1.44%) Publishing
11 93 (1.30%) Manufacturing
12 58 (0.81%) Music Industry
13 50 (0.70%) Legal
14 45 (0.63%) Front Office
15 31 (0.43%) Back Office
16 29 (0.40%) Financial Institution
16 29 (0.40%) Online Betting
17 25 (0.35%) Investment Banking
18 16 (0.22%) Automotive
19 13 (0.18%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4644 (64.72%) Developer
2 1974 (27.51%) .NET Developer
3 1060 (14.77%) C# Developer
4 994 (13.85%) Senior Developer
5 986 (13.74%) Java Developer
6 857 (11.94%) C# .NET Developer
7 536 (7.47%) ASP.NET Developer
8 504 (7.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 501 (6.98%) Analyst
10 497 (6.93%) Agile Developer
11 491 (6.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 419 (5.84%) Software Engineer
13 384 (5.35%) JavaScript Developer
14 375 (5.23%) Tester
15 330 (4.60%) QA Engineer
16 326 (4.54%) Software Developer
16 326 (4.54%) Test Engineer
17 321 (4.47%) Test Analyst
18 313 (4.36%) Senior Java Developer
19 277 (3.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2707 (37.73%) .NET
2 2081 (29.00%) ASP.NET
3 1848 (25.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1663 (23.18%) HTML
5 1593 (22.20%) RESTful
6 1543 (21.51%) AngularJS
7 1475 (20.56%) CSS
8 1399 (19.50%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1366 (19.04%) Node.js
10 1292 (18.01%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 1164 (16.22%) WCF
12 966 (13.46%) Web Services
13 859 (11.97%) .NET Framework
14 839 (11.69%) Spring
15 837 (11.67%) HTML5
16 760 (10.59%) REST
17 650 (9.06%) jQuery
18 643 (8.96%) Entity Framework
19 615 (8.57%) KnockoutJS
20 582 (8.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 404 (5.63%) Computer Science
2 346 (4.82%) User Experience
3 316 (4.40%) Mobile App
4 315 (4.39%) Enterprise Software
5 248 (3.46%) Analytical Skills
6 185 (2.58%) Fintech
7 141 (1.97%) Client/Server
8 119 (1.66%) iPad
9 112 (1.56%) Tandem
10 110 (1.53%) Blog
10 110 (1.53%) iPhone
11 81 (1.13%) Social Media
12 78 (1.09%) Algorithms
12 78 (1.09%) N-Tier
13 76 (1.06%) Inversion of Control
14 73 (1.02%) Data Structures
15 71 (0.99%) BBC
16 63 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 57 (0.79%) Visualisation
18 54 (0.75%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 618 (8.61%) Linux
2 515 (7.18%) Windows
3 339 (4.72%) Apple iOS
4 312 (4.35%) Android
4 312 (4.35%) Unix
5 52 (0.72%) Ubuntu
6 19 (0.26%) Debian
7 18 (0.25%) CoreOS
8 15 (0.21%) VMS
8 15 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
8 15 (0.21%) Windows Phone
9 12 (0.17%) CentOS
9 12 (0.17%) Mac OS
9 12 (0.17%) Mac OS X
9 12 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (0.17%) Windows 7
9 12 (0.17%) Windows Server
10 10 (0.14%) Windows 8
11 7 (0.098%) Kali Linux
12 2 (0.028%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6308 (87.92%) Agile Software Development
2 5997 (83.58%) TDD
3 3050 (42.51%) Scrum
4 2413 (33.63%) MVC
5 1738 (24.22%) Continuous Integration
6 1308 (18.23%) Web Application Development
7 1258 (17.53%) Kanban
8 1228 (17.11%) OO
9 1018 (14.19%) Software Engineering
10 840 (11.71%) E-Commerce
11 745 (10.38%) Test Automation
12 619 (8.63%) Unit Testing
13 569 (7.93%) DevOps
14 559 (7.79%) SDLC
15 496 (6.91%) Mentoring
16 491 (6.84%) Open Source
17 475 (6.62%) Web Development
18 472 (6.58%) OOP
19 462 (6.44%) Continuous Delivery
20 459 (6.40%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 3082 (42.95%) C#
2 2544 (35.46%) Java
3 2175 (30.31%) JavaScript
4 1474 (20.54%) Ruby
5 1333 (18.58%) SQL
6 553 (7.71%) Python
7 537 (7.48%) PHP
8 528 (7.36%) Scala
9 328 (4.57%) C++
10 193 (2.69%) Objective-C
11 187 (2.61%) Groovy
12 183 (2.55%) VB.NET
13 162 (2.26%) VB
14 144 (2.01%) T-SQL
15 143 (1.99%) Bash Shell
16 136 (1.90%) F#
17 126 (1.76%) PowerShell
18 116 (1.62%) Clojure
19 112 (1.56%) C
20 110 (1.53%) Go
Qualifications
1 583 (8.13%) Degree
2 315 (4.39%) ISEB
3 298 (4.15%) ISTQB
4 116 (1.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 72 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 50 (0.70%) Security Cleared
7 30 (0.42%) MCSD
8 29 (0.40%) PhD
9 27 (0.38%) MCAD
9 27 (0.38%) MCP
9 27 (0.38%) MCTS
10 21 (0.29%) SC Cleared
11 13 (0.18%) PMI Certification
12 12 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
13 11 (0.15%) OCP
14 10 (0.14%) PMP
15 9 (0.13%) DV Cleared
16 8 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 6 (0.084%) ISEB Practitioner
17 6 (0.084%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1187 (16.54%) QA
2 154 (2.15%) SDET
3 35 (0.49%) ISO 9001
4 28 (0.39%) DICOM
4 28 (0.39%) GCP
5 27 (0.38%) ISO13485
6 8 (0.11%) ISO 14001
7 6 (0.084%) ISO15022
7 6 (0.084%) ISO20022
8 5 (0.070%) WCAG
9 4 (0.056%) PCI DSS
10 3 (0.042%) SLA
10 3 (0.042%) WAI
11 2 (0.028%) Data Quality
11 2 (0.028%) Disclosure Scotland
12 1 (0.014%) HL7
System Software
1 173 (2.41%) Docker
2 73 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (0.43%) HDFS
4 29 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (0.18%) Varnish
5 13 (0.18%) VMware ESX
6 12 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 10 (0.14%) Firmware
8 9 (0.13%) Active Directory
8 9 (0.13%) Hyper-V
9 6 (0.084%) VirtualBox
10 4 (0.056%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.042%) Apache Flume
12 2 (0.028%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 211 (2.94%) Puppet
2 101 (1.41%) Ansible
3 100 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
4 48 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
5 36 (0.50%) Kibana
6 23 (0.32%) yum
7 19 (0.26%) Kubernetes
8 17 (0.24%) WMI
9 16 (0.22%) Graphite
9 16 (0.22%) Mesos
10 13 (0.18%) Terraform
11 12 (0.17%) logstash
11 12 (0.17%) Nagios
12 11 (0.15%) Grafana
13 8 (0.11%) Packer
13 8 (0.11%) Salt
14 7 (0.098%) ZABBIX
15 6 (0.084%) HAProxy
16 5 (0.070%) HP SiteScope
16 5 (0.070%) StatsD
Vendors
1 728 (10.15%) Microsoft
2 361 (5.03%) Oracle
3 275 (3.83%) Google
4 179 (2.49%) Facebook
5 154 (2.15%) Apple
6 124 (1.73%) Atlassian
7 86 (1.20%) HP
8 84 (1.17%) SAP
9 75 (1.05%) VMware
9 75 (1.05%) Yahoo!
10 71 (0.99%) Sitecore
11 66 (0.92%) Sony
12 47 (0.66%) Adobe
13 43 (0.60%) EPiServer
14 40 (0.56%) hybris
15 36 (0.50%) Xamarin
16 31 (0.43%) Rally
17 30 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
18 28 (0.39%) Ektron
19 27 (0.38%) Alterian
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Xcede
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Ease IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + ESOP
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Outstanding Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + package
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Stott & May
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus & Equity
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BUPA, Pension, Progression
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + shares
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Empiric.com
Salary: Negotiable + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
North Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent benefits and bonus package
Posted: 2 days ago