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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 73 86 113
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +27
Permanent jobs citing BDD 3599 3339 2938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 3.93% 3.26% 2.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.47% 3.74% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3316 2949 2559
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £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 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
80575 89250 93482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.90% 87.15% 85.38%
Number of salaries quoted 68124 73923 75971
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +6 2029 £60,000 +4.34% 269
South East +62 574 £44,500 -1.11% 58
North West +43 253 £45,000 +12.50% 38
East of England +54 211 £50,000 +1.01% 22
Yorkshire +45 159 £45,000 - 19
South West -6 137 £44,000 +12.82% 27
West Midlands -24 107 £40,000 - 13
East Midlands -30 86 £42,500 +6.25% 16
North East +11 41 £40,000 +6.66% 9
BDD
UK

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 6289 (87.64%) Agile Software Development
2 5980 (83.33%) TDD
3 3071 (42.80%) C#
4 3021 (42.10%) Scrum
5 2735 (38.11%) .NET
6 2533 (35.30%) Java
7 2409 (33.57%) MVC
8 2153 (30.00%) JavaScript
9 2084 (29.04%) ASP.NET
10 2076 (28.93%) SQL Server
11 1844 (25.70%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1840 (25.64%) Git (software)
13 1780 (24.80%) Continuous Integration
14 1655 (23.06%) HTML
15 1581 (22.03%) RESTful
16 1508 (21.01%) AngularJS
17 1472 (20.51%) CSS
18 1453 (20.25%) Ruby
19 1451 (20.22%) Selenium
20 1391 (19.38%) SQL
21 1389 (19.36%) ASP.NET Web API
22 1347 (18.77%) Node.js
23 1334 (18.59%) SQL Server 2014
24 1310 (18.26%) Web Application Development
25 1302 (18.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
26 1268 (17.67%) Kanban
27 1220 (17.00%) OO
28 1219 (16.99%) QA
29 1216 (16.95%) Cucumber
30 1167 (16.26%) 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
1 188 (2.62%) Confluence
2 176 (2.45%) CMS
3 151 (2.10%) Elasticsearch
4 149 (2.08%) Tomcat
5 115 (1.60%) JBoss
6 103 (1.44%) Apache
7 83 (1.16%) IIS
8 68 (0.95%) Apache Spark
8 68 (0.95%) Mule
9 65 (0.91%) Apache Solr
10 61 (0.85%) Umbraco
11 56 (0.78%) Mule ESB
12 55 (0.77%) SharePoint
13 54 (0.75%) NServiceBus
14 53 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
15 45 (0.63%) WebLogic
15 45 (0.63%) WebSphere
16 43 (0.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 35 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
17 35 (0.49%) Kentico
Applications
1 195 (2.72%) MS Excel
2 45 (0.63%) Photoshop
3 26 (0.36%) MS Office
4 22 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
5 21 (0.29%) Gliffy
5 21 (0.29%) OmniGraffle
6 17 (0.24%) MS Visio
7 8 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (0.042%) MS Project
9 2 (0.028%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.014%) HipChat
10 1 (0.014%) Maya
Business Applications
1 70 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 46 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 33 (0.46%) Magento
4 23 (0.32%) Shopify
5 16 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
6 15 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
7 7 (0.098%) 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 1 (0.014%) Fredhopper
10 1 (0.014%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.014%) Oracle Receivables
10 1 (0.014%) SAP Business One
10 1 (0.014%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 538 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
2 317 (4.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 257 (3.58%) GitHub
4 149 (2.08%) SaaS
5 74 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
6 72 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
7 62 (0.86%) PaaS
8 46 (0.64%) Google Play
9 28 (0.39%) IaaS
10 26 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
11 13 (0.18%) Google Analytics
11 13 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
11 13 (0.18%) Heroku
12 10 (0.14%) Amazon S3
13 9 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
14 8 (0.11%) OpenShift
15 7 (0.098%) Google Compute Engine
15 7 (0.098%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 6 (0.084%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 5 (0.070%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 365 (5.09%) Internet
2 146 (2.03%) HTTP
3 34 (0.47%) HTTPS
3 34 (0.47%) TCP/IP
4 30 (0.42%) Network Security
5 24 (0.33%) SSH
6 19 (0.26%) SMTP
7 17 (0.24%) DNS
8 13 (0.18%) SSL
9 9 (0.13%) AMQP
9 9 (0.13%) Intranet
10 8 (0.11%) GSM
10 8 (0.11%) LDAP
10 8 (0.11%) LTE
10 8 (0.11%) UMTS
11 7 (0.098%) Wireshark
12 6 (0.084%) DSL
13 4 (0.056%) Broadband
14 3 (0.042%) SMPP
14 3 (0.042%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2076 (28.93%) SQL Server
2 1334 (18.59%) SQL Server 2014
3 1111 (15.48%) NoSQL
4 559 (7.79%) MySQL
5 459 (6.40%) MongoDB
6 339 (4.72%) Relational Database
7 284 (3.96%) Big Data
8 211 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
9 196 (2.73%) Apache Cassandra
10 166 (2.31%) Redis
11 144 (2.01%) Hadoop
12 143 (1.99%) RDBMS
13 71 (0.99%) CouchDB
14 62 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
15 45 (0.63%) Oracle Database
16 40 (0.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 39 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 38 (0.53%) Apache Hive
19 35 (0.49%) HBase
20 34 (0.47%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 1840 (25.64%) Git (software)
2 1451 (20.22%) Selenium
3 1216 (16.95%) Cucumber
4 1073 (14.95%) Jenkins
5 734 (10.23%) JIRA
6 640 (8.92%) WebDriver
7 582 (8.11%) JUnit
8 496 (6.91%) NUnit
9 459 (6.40%) SpecFlow
10 443 (6.17%) Maven
11 363 (5.06%) Subversion
12 350 (4.88%) TeamCity
13 309 (4.31%) Rhino Mocks
14 255 (3.55%) Moq
15 251 (3.50%) Team Foundation Server
16 239 (3.33%) Mockito
17 223 (3.11%) Jasmine
18 222 (3.09%) Gradle
19 221 (3.08%) SoapUI
19 221 (3.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 1085 (15.12%) Finance
2 541 (7.54%) Games
3 405 (5.64%) Marketing
4 380 (5.30%) Retail
5 286 (3.99%) Banking
6 282 (3.93%) Advertising
7 209 (2.91%) Telecoms
8 110 (1.53%) Law
9 99 (1.38%) Publishing
10 93 (1.30%) Electronics
11 84 (1.17%) Manufacturing
12 53 (0.74%) Music Industry
13 49 (0.68%) Front Office
14 38 (0.53%) Legal
15 34 (0.47%) Back Office
15 34 (0.47%) Online Betting
16 31 (0.43%) Investment Banking
17 24 (0.33%) Financial Institution
18 13 (0.18%) Multimedia
19 12 (0.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4573 (63.73%) Developer
2 1948 (27.15%) .NET Developer
3 1060 (14.77%) C# Developer
4 1002 (13.96%) Senior Developer
5 985 (13.73%) Java Developer
6 854 (11.90%) C# .NET Developer
7 542 (7.55%) ASP.NET Developer
8 517 (7.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 513 (7.15%) Agile Developer
10 508 (7.08%) Analyst
11 474 (6.61%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 434 (6.05%) Software Engineer
13 399 (5.56%) Tester
14 387 (5.39%) JavaScript Developer
15 366 (5.10%) Test Engineer
16 344 (4.79%) QA Engineer
17 332 (4.63%) Test Analyst
18 319 (4.45%) Senior Java Developer
19 289 (4.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
20 283 (3.94%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2735 (38.11%) .NET
2 2084 (29.04%) ASP.NET
3 1844 (25.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1655 (23.06%) HTML
5 1581 (22.03%) RESTful
6 1508 (21.01%) AngularJS
7 1472 (20.51%) CSS
8 1389 (19.36%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1347 (18.77%) Node.js
10 1302 (18.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 1167 (16.26%) WCF
12 1010 (14.07%) Web Services
13 871 (12.14%) Spring
14 863 (12.03%) .NET Framework
15 818 (11.40%) HTML5
16 754 (10.51%) REST
17 637 (8.88%) jQuery
18 623 (8.68%) Entity Framework
19 596 (8.31%) KnockoutJS
20 562 (7.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 389 (5.42%) Computer Science
2 355 (4.95%) User Experience
3 342 (4.77%) Mobile App
4 315 (4.39%) Enterprise Software
5 256 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
6 199 (2.77%) Fintech
7 141 (1.96%) Client/Server
8 119 (1.66%) Tandem
9 118 (1.64%) iPad
10 112 (1.56%) Blog
10 112 (1.56%) iPhone
11 92 (1.28%) Social Media
12 81 (1.13%) N-Tier
13 78 (1.09%) BBC
14 74 (1.03%) Inversion of Control
15 65 (0.91%) Algorithms
16 60 (0.84%) Data Structures
17 58 (0.81%) Visualisation
18 57 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 57 (0.79%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 646 (9.00%) Linux
2 554 (7.72%) Windows
3 363 (5.06%) Apple iOS
4 352 (4.91%) Unix
5 324 (4.52%) Android
6 49 (0.68%) Ubuntu
7 20 (0.28%) Debian
8 19 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
9 17 (0.24%) CoreOS
10 14 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (0.20%) Windows Phone
10 14 (0.20%) Windows Server
11 13 (0.18%) CentOS
12 12 (0.17%) Mac OS
12 12 (0.17%) VMS
12 12 (0.17%) Windows 7
13 11 (0.15%) Mac OS X
14 10 (0.14%) Windows 8
15 9 (0.13%) Kali Linux
16 3 (0.042%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6289 (87.64%) Agile Software Development
2 5980 (83.33%) TDD
3 3021 (42.10%) Scrum
4 2409 (33.57%) MVC
5 1780 (24.80%) Continuous Integration
6 1310 (18.26%) Web Application Development
7 1268 (17.67%) Kanban
8 1220 (17.00%) OO
9 988 (13.77%) Software Engineering
10 874 (12.18%) E-Commerce
11 788 (10.98%) Test Automation
12 631 (8.79%) Unit Testing
13 559 (7.79%) DevOps
14 543 (7.57%) SDLC
15 475 (6.62%) Mentoring
16 470 (6.55%) Continuous Delivery
17 466 (6.49%) Automated Testing
18 463 (6.45%) Pair Programming
19 462 (6.44%) Open Source
20 452 (6.30%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 3071 (42.80%) C#
2 2533 (35.30%) Java
3 2153 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 1453 (20.25%) Ruby
5 1391 (19.38%) SQL
6 561 (7.82%) PHP
7 519 (7.23%) Python
8 468 (6.52%) Scala
9 338 (4.71%) C++
10 205 (2.86%) Objective-C
11 194 (2.70%) Groovy
12 182 (2.54%) VB.NET
13 164 (2.29%) T-SQL
14 163 (2.27%) VB
15 128 (1.78%) Bash Shell
16 122 (1.70%) PowerShell
17 111 (1.55%) Clojure
18 107 (1.49%) F#
19 105 (1.46%) C
20 104 (1.45%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 581 (8.10%) Degree
2 306 (4.26%) ISEB
3 273 (3.80%) ISTQB
4 110 (1.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 74 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 51 (0.71%) Security Cleared
7 29 (0.40%) MCSD
8 27 (0.38%) MCAD
8 27 (0.38%) MCP
8 27 (0.38%) MCTS
9 22 (0.31%) PhD
10 20 (0.28%) SC Cleared
11 11 (0.15%) DV Cleared
11 11 (0.15%) OCP
11 11 (0.15%) Oracle Certification
12 7 (0.098%) PMI Certification
12 7 (0.098%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 6 (0.084%) ISEB Practitioner
14 5 (0.070%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 4 (0.056%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1219 (16.99%) QA
2 145 (2.02%) SDET
3 28 (0.39%) GCP
4 25 (0.35%) ISO 9001
5 23 (0.32%) DICOM
6 22 (0.31%) ISO13485
7 11 (0.15%) SLA
8 9 (0.13%) ISO15022
8 9 (0.13%) ISO20022
9 5 (0.070%) HL7
9 5 (0.070%) PCI DSS
9 5 (0.070%) WCAG
10 3 (0.042%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.042%) ISO 14001
11 2 (0.028%) WAI
12 1 (0.014%) HIPAA
12 1 (0.014%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 165 (2.30%) Docker
2 58 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (0.39%) HDFS
4 19 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 13 (0.18%) Varnish
6 10 (0.14%) VMware ESX
7 9 (0.13%) Hyper-V
8 7 (0.098%) Firmware
9 5 (0.070%) VirtualBox
10 4 (0.056%) Active Directory
10 4 (0.056%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.028%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.028%) vSphere
12 1 (0.014%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.014%) iptables
Systems Management
1 207 (2.88%) Puppet
2 111 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
3 93 (1.30%) Ansible
4 45 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
5 30 (0.42%) Kibana
6 24 (0.33%) WMI
7 18 (0.25%) yum
8 12 (0.17%) Graphite
9 11 (0.15%) Kubernetes
9 11 (0.15%) logstash
10 10 (0.14%) Mesos
10 10 (0.14%) Nagios
10 10 (0.14%) Salt
10 10 (0.14%) Terraform
11 7 (0.098%) Marathon
12 6 (0.084%) Grafana
12 6 (0.084%) Packer
12 6 (0.084%) StatsD
12 6 (0.084%) ZABBIX
13 5 (0.070%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 723 (10.08%) Microsoft
2 371 (5.17%) Oracle
3 261 (3.64%) Google
4 186 (2.59%) Facebook
5 158 (2.20%) Apple
6 116 (1.62%) Atlassian
7 84 (1.17%) Yahoo!
8 77 (1.07%) HP
9 76 (1.06%) SAP
9 76 (1.06%) Sony
10 74 (1.03%) Sitecore
11 60 (0.84%) VMware
12 55 (0.77%) hybris
13 47 (0.65%) EPiServer
14 45 (0.63%) Adobe
15 42 (0.59%) Xamarin
16 36 (0.50%) Rally
17 34 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
18 33 (0.46%) Red Hat
19 31 (0.43%) IBM
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits & Equity
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Olney, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
AdRoc Group
Salary: £75000 per annum + 10% Bonus and Contributory Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum £80,000, 15% bonus, on-site cafe, qu
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ease IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Bonus, Pension, 25 days
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + generous pension & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Intelletec
Salary: From £80,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + 10% Pension + 30% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 15% - 30% Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £55000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago