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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
UK / England
Rank 69 79 105
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +26
Permanent jobs citing BDD 3324 3256 2813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.22% 3.54% 2.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.78% 4.04% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2905 2884 2496
Median salary £50,000 £50,500 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.99% -2.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
69491 80594 82768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.18% 87.70% 86.04%
Number of salaries quoted 57640 67785 68751
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £77,500
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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 1638 £60,000 +4.34% 256
South East +37 456 £45,000 - 71
North West +31 278 £42,500 +6.25% 42
South West +60 243 £45,000 +11.11% 37
East of England +28 241 £45,000 -10.00% 26
Yorkshire +41 233 £45,000 +12.50% 38
West Midlands +9 113 £42,500 +6.25% 21
East Midlands -5 88 £47,500 +11.76% 8
North East +16 32 £40,000 +6.66% 8
Midlands - 5 £40,000 -
BDD
UK

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 5983 (87.59%) Agile Software Development
2 5779 (84.60%) TDD
3 3047 (44.61%) C#
4 2711 (39.69%) .NET
5 2539 (37.17%) Scrum
6 2463 (36.06%) MVC
7 2447 (35.82%) Java
8 2192 (32.09%) JavaScript
9 2060 (30.16%) ASP.NET
10 2020 (29.57%) SQL Server
11 1867 (27.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1781 (26.07%) Git (software)
13 1634 (23.92%) RESTful
14 1504 (22.02%) HTML
15 1501 (21.97%) Continuous Integration
16 1493 (21.86%) AngularJS
17 1458 (21.34%) ASP.NET Web API
18 1363 (19.95%) Selenium
19 1326 (19.41%) SQL Server 2014
20 1315 (19.25%) Ruby
21 1313 (19.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
22 1305 (19.10%) Web Application Development
23 1284 (18.80%) Node.js
24 1267 (18.55%) CSS
25 1231 (18.02%) NoSQL
26 1220 (17.86%) SQL
27 1193 (17.46%) OO
28 1132 (16.57%) QA
29 1121 (16.41%) Software Engineering
30 1120 (16.40%) 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
1 224 (3.28%) Confluence
2 213 (3.12%) Elasticsearch
3 198 (2.90%) Tomcat
4 167 (2.44%) CMS
5 128 (1.87%) Apache
6 115 (1.68%) Apache Spark
6 115 (1.68%) JBoss
7 87 (1.27%) IIS
8 72 (1.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 71 (1.04%) Umbraco
10 65 (0.95%) Apache Solr
10 65 (0.95%) SharePoint
11 64 (0.94%) Mule
12 62 (0.91%) Mule ESB
13 49 (0.72%) WordPress
14 48 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 48 (0.70%) WebSphere
15 46 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
16 45 (0.66%) Drupal
17 41 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 263 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 16 (0.23%) MS Office
3 13 (0.19%) MS Project
3 13 (0.19%) Photoshop
4 10 (0.15%) SPSS
5 6 (0.088%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.073%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.059%) Fireworks
7 4 (0.059%) InVision
7 4 (0.059%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.029%) InDesign
8 2 (0.029%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 79 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 38 (0.56%) Magento
3 26 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
4 16 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
5 14 (0.20%) Shopify
6 7 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (0.10%) SAP hybris
7 4 (0.059%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.029%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.029%) Oracle CRM
8 2 (0.029%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.029%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.015%) BASE24
9 1 (0.015%) thinkFolio
9 1 (0.015%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 559 (8.18%) Amazon AWS
2 355 (5.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 169 (2.47%) SaaS
4 168 (2.46%) GitHub
5 94 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
6 48 (0.70%) Google Play
7 40 (0.59%) PaaS
8 37 (0.54%) Slack
9 36 (0.53%) G Suite
9 36 (0.53%) IaaS
10 35 (0.51%) Office 365
11 31 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
12 29 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
13 13 (0.19%) Amazon EMR
13 13 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
14 9 (0.13%) Amazon S3
15 8 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
16 7 (0.10%) Amazon Kinesis
16 7 (0.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 7 (0.10%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 286 (4.19%) Internet
2 149 (2.18%) HTTP
3 33 (0.48%) SSL
4 27 (0.40%) SMTP
5 26 (0.38%) TCP/IP
6 23 (0.34%) HTTPS
6 23 (0.34%) SSH
7 13 (0.19%) LDAP
8 8 (0.12%) Skype
9 7 (0.10%) Kerberos
9 7 (0.10%) Wireshark
10 4 (0.059%) DNS
10 4 (0.059%) IPsec
10 4 (0.059%) Network Security
11 3 (0.044%) AMQP
11 3 (0.044%) BIG-IP
11 3 (0.044%) FTP
11 3 (0.044%) IMAP
11 3 (0.044%) IPv6
11 3 (0.044%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2020 (29.57%) SQL Server
2 1326 (19.41%) SQL Server 2014
3 1231 (18.02%) NoSQL
4 573 (8.39%) MongoDB
5 475 (6.95%) MySQL
6 281 (4.11%) Big Data
7 269 (3.94%) Relational Database
8 168 (2.46%) PostgreSQL
9 164 (2.40%) Apache Cassandra
10 144 (2.11%) Hadoop
11 110 (1.61%) Redis
12 85 (1.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 76 (1.11%) RDBMS
14 49 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 48 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
16 41 (0.60%) RavenDB
17 39 (0.57%) CouchDB
18 33 (0.48%) Apache Hive
19 30 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
20 29 (0.42%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 1781 (26.07%) Git (software)
2 1363 (19.95%) Selenium
3 1065 (15.59%) Cucumber
4 910 (13.32%) Jenkins
5 641 (9.38%) JIRA
6 521 (7.63%) WebDriver
7 488 (7.14%) JUnit
8 418 (6.12%) SpecFlow
9 409 (5.99%) Maven
10 377 (5.52%) NUnit
11 352 (5.15%) TeamCity
12 346 (5.07%) Team Foundation Server
13 226 (3.31%) Rhino Mocks
14 222 (3.25%) Moq
14 222 (3.25%) SoapUI
15 217 (3.18%) Subversion
16 189 (2.77%) Visual Studio
17 176 (2.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 166 (2.43%) JMeter
19 152 (2.23%) Appium
General
1 983 (14.39%) Finance
2 516 (7.55%) Games
3 371 (5.43%) Retail
4 368 (5.39%) Marketing
5 241 (3.53%) Advertising
6 199 (2.91%) Banking
7 128 (1.87%) Electronics
8 126 (1.84%) Telecoms
9 99 (1.45%) Manufacturing
10 88 (1.29%) Publishing
11 86 (1.26%) Music Industry
12 57 (0.83%) Law
13 47 (0.69%) Legal
14 44 (0.64%) Back Office
15 31 (0.45%) Financial Institution
16 27 (0.40%) Front Office
17 22 (0.32%) Automotive
18 18 (0.26%) Investment Banking
19 13 (0.19%) Multimedia
19 13 (0.19%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 4393 (64.31%) Developer
2 1932 (28.28%) .NET Developer
3 1073 (15.71%) C# Developer
4 952 (13.94%) Java Developer
5 792 (11.59%) C# .NET Developer
6 779 (11.40%) Senior Developer
7 512 (7.50%) Analyst
8 471 (6.90%) ASP.NET Developer
9 455 (6.66%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 455 (6.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 403 (5.90%) Tester
11 382 (5.59%) Agile Developer
12 374 (5.48%) Software Engineer
13 358 (5.24%) Test Engineer
14 347 (5.08%) Software Developer
15 346 (5.07%) Test Analyst
16 298 (4.36%) JavaScript Developer
17 294 (4.30%) Automation Tester
18 277 (4.06%) Senior Java Developer
19 273 (4.00%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2711 (39.69%) .NET
2 2060 (30.16%) ASP.NET
3 1867 (27.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1634 (23.92%) RESTful
5 1504 (22.02%) HTML
6 1493 (21.86%) AngularJS
7 1458 (21.34%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1313 (19.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 1284 (18.80%) Node.js
10 1267 (18.55%) CSS
11 1120 (16.40%) WCF
12 912 (13.35%) .NET Framework
13 906 (13.26%) Web Services
14 805 (11.78%) REST
15 764 (11.18%) Spring
16 759 (11.11%) HTML5
17 734 (10.75%) Entity Framework
18 672 (9.84%) KnockoutJS
19 629 (9.21%) jQuery
20 616 (9.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 377 (5.52%) Computer Science
2 320 (4.68%) Mobile App
3 317 (4.64%) Enterprise Software
4 258 (3.78%) User Experience
5 227 (3.32%) Analytical Skills
6 129 (1.89%) Client/Server
7 121 (1.77%) Fintech
8 102 (1.49%) Data Structures
9 101 (1.48%) Tandem
10 99 (1.45%) Algorithms
11 96 (1.41%) iPad
12 92 (1.35%) Inversion of Control
13 81 (1.19%) Social Network
14 70 (1.02%) BBC
15 69 (1.01%) Social Media
16 68 (1.00%) Blog
17 64 (0.94%) Mathematics
18 59 (0.86%) Virtual Team
19 52 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 50 (0.73%) Digital TV
Operating Systems
1 556 (8.14%) Linux
2 345 (5.05%) Windows
3 267 (3.91%) Android
4 250 (3.66%) Apple iOS
5 163 (2.39%) Unix
6 23 (0.34%) Windows Server
7 20 (0.29%) Ubuntu
8 19 (0.28%) Windows Phone
9 15 (0.22%) CentOS
10 8 (0.12%) Mac OS X
11 7 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (0.10%) VMS
12 6 (0.088%) CoreOS
12 6 (0.088%) Kali Linux
13 5 (0.073%) Debian
14 3 (0.044%) FreeBSD
14 3 (0.044%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.015%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5983 (87.59%) Agile Software Development
2 5779 (84.60%) TDD
3 2539 (37.17%) Scrum
4 2463 (36.06%) MVC
5 1501 (21.97%) Continuous Integration
6 1305 (19.10%) Web Application Development
7 1193 (17.46%) OO
8 1121 (16.41%) Software Engineering
9 1052 (15.40%) Kanban
10 794 (11.62%) Test Automation
11 766 (11.21%) E-Commerce
12 618 (9.05%) SDLC
13 573 (8.39%) Mentoring
14 530 (7.76%) DevOps
15 497 (7.28%) Unit Testing
16 477 (6.98%) Automated Testing
17 470 (6.88%) Web Development
18 456 (6.68%) Microservices
19 435 (6.37%) Automation Testing
20 432 (6.32%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 3047 (44.61%) C#
2 2447 (35.82%) Java
3 2192 (32.09%) JavaScript
4 1315 (19.25%) Ruby
5 1220 (17.86%) SQL
6 579 (8.48%) Python
7 478 (7.00%) Scala
8 393 (5.75%) PHP
9 199 (2.91%) C++
10 167 (2.44%) VB.NET
11 129 (1.89%) T-SQL
12 127 (1.86%) Groovy
13 111 (1.62%) Objective-C
13 111 (1.62%) VB
14 110 (1.61%) F#
15 105 (1.54%) C
16 102 (1.49%) PL/SQL
17 97 (1.42%) Clojure
18 96 (1.41%) ES6
19 81 (1.19%) Go
Qualifications
1 579 (8.48%) Degree
2 341 (4.99%) ISTQB
3 338 (4.95%) ISEB
4 145 (2.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 67 (0.98%) Security Cleared
6 44 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 36 (0.53%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 36 (0.53%) PhD
8 35 (0.51%) SC Cleared
9 29 (0.42%) MCSD
10 28 (0.41%) MCAD
10 28 (0.41%) MCP
10 28 (0.41%) MCTS
11 16 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 8 (0.12%) PMI Certification
13 7 (0.10%) PMP
14 6 (0.088%) Sun Certification
15 5 (0.073%) Oracle Certification
16 4 (0.059%) OCP
17 3 (0.044%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1132 (16.57%) QA
2 206 (3.02%) SDET
3 35 (0.51%) ISO 9001
4 26 (0.38%) ISO 14001
5 12 (0.18%) GCP
6 9 (0.13%) DICOM
6 9 (0.13%) ISO13485
7 6 (0.088%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (0.059%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.044%) Actionable Recommendations
9 3 (0.044%) WCAG
10 2 (0.029%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.029%) Disclosure Scotland
10 2 (0.029%) FATCA
10 2 (0.029%) ISO20022
10 2 (0.029%) SLA
11 1 (0.015%) Basel III
11 1 (0.015%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.015%) WAI
System Software
1 186 (2.72%) Docker
2 46 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
4 24 (0.35%) Firmware
5 20 (0.29%) HDFS
6 19 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 13 (0.19%) Active Directory
7 13 (0.19%) vSphere
8 9 (0.13%) Varnish
9 6 (0.088%) Apache Flume
9 6 (0.088%) VirtualBox
10 5 (0.073%) VMware ESX
11 4 (0.059%) iptables
12 2 (0.029%) Hyper-V
13 1 (0.015%) Dovecot
Systems Management
1 175 (2.56%) Puppet
2 135 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
3 88 (1.29%) Ansible
4 53 (0.78%) Kibana
5 42 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
6 39 (0.57%) Kubernetes
7 32 (0.47%) Mesos
8 16 (0.23%) logstash
9 15 (0.22%) Grafana
10 13 (0.19%) Terraform
11 9 (0.13%) yum
12 8 (0.12%) Tivoli
13 7 (0.10%) Graphite
14 6 (0.088%) Capistrano
14 6 (0.088%) Icinga
14 6 (0.088%) Nagios
14 6 (0.088%) Salt
15 5 (0.073%) Hadoop YARN
15 5 (0.073%) HAProxy
15 5 (0.073%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 701 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 293 (4.29%) Google
3 261 (3.82%) Oracle
4 198 (2.90%) Facebook
5 149 (2.18%) Apple
6 94 (1.38%) SAP
7 90 (1.32%) Atlassian
8 84 (1.23%) Adobe
9 70 (1.02%) HP
10 67 (0.98%) Yahoo!
11 66 (0.97%) Sony
12 61 (0.89%) hybris
13 56 (0.82%) Sitecore
14 48 (0.70%) VMware
15 45 (0.66%) Xamarin
16 39 (0.57%) IBM
16 39 (0.57%) PayPal
16 39 (0.57%) Red Hat
17 37 (0.54%) Splunk
18 34 (0.50%) Coverity
London
Empiric.com
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Up to £60k plus benefits and bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Arrows Group
Posted: 7 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Stott & May
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Wembley, Middlesex
ComputAppoint
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Plus package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Energon People
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Negotiable, pension, Felxable-income
Posted: 1 hour ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Webrecruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 57 minutes ago
London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Posted: 5 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
South West London
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum excellent benefits packages
Posted: 41 minutes ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Southport, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday