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

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 72 98 124
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +26
Permanent jobs citing BDD 3557 3085 2776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 3.81% 3.06% 2.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.34% 3.55% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3261 2680 2426
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 £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
82018 86883 94394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.93% 86.25% 85.41%
Number of salaries quoted 69177 71402 77409
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £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 28 May 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 May 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 +9 2095 £60,000 +9.09% 280
South East +50 513 £45,000 - 70
North West +24 220 £40,000 - 40
East of England +80 214 £50,000 - 25
Yorkshire +47 162 £40,000 - 24
South West +25 127 £42,500 +13.33% 31
West Midlands +1 116 £40,000 - 16
East Midlands -26 84 £42,500 +6.25% 9
North East -1 30 £38,750 +3.33% 5
BDD
UK

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 6007 (87.51%) Agile Software Development
2 5703 (83.09%) TDD
3 3074 (44.78%) C#
4 2860 (41.67%) Scrum
5 2678 (39.02%) .NET
6 2382 (34.70%) Java
7 2354 (34.29%) MVC
8 2065 (30.08%) JavaScript
9 2021 (29.44%) ASP.NET
10 1946 (28.35%) SQL Server
11 1804 (26.28%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1733 (25.25%) Continuous Integration
13 1692 (24.65%) Git (software)
14 1591 (23.18%) HTML
15 1452 (21.15%) RESTful
16 1416 (20.63%) Selenium
17 1413 (20.59%) CSS
18 1401 (20.41%) SQL
19 1386 (20.19%) AngularJS
20 1384 (20.16%) Ruby
21 1305 (19.01%) ASP.NET Web API
22 1288 (18.76%) Node.js
23 1258 (18.33%) SQL Server 2014
23 1258 (18.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
24 1247 (18.17%) QA
25 1236 (18.01%) Kanban
25 1236 (18.01%) Web Application Development
26 1191 (17.35%) OO
27 1179 (17.18%) Cucumber
28 1115 (16.24%) 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 1288 (18.76%) Node.js
2 176 (2.56%) CMS
3 158 (2.30%) Confluence
4 156 (2.27%) Tomcat
5 124 (1.81%) JBoss
6 123 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
7 110 (1.60%) Apache
8 83 (1.21%) IIS
9 70 (1.02%) Mule
10 63 (0.92%) NServiceBus
11 62 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
11 62 (0.90%) WebSphere
12 59 (0.86%) Umbraco
13 52 (0.76%) SharePoint
14 51 (0.74%) Mule ESB
15 47 (0.68%) WebLogic
16 44 (0.64%) Apache Solr
17 42 (0.61%) Apache Spark
18 40 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
19 38 (0.55%) Kentico
Applications
1 199 (2.90%) MS Excel
2 59 (0.86%) Photoshop
3 21 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
3 21 (0.31%) Gliffy
3 21 (0.31%) OmniGraffle
4 17 (0.25%) MS Office
5 14 (0.20%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.044%) MS Project
7 1 (0.015%) HipChat
7 1 (0.015%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 80 (1.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 52 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 19 (0.28%) Magento
4 15 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
5 14 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
6 7 (0.10%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 5 (0.073%) Endur
8 4 (0.058%) BASE24
9 3 (0.044%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (0.044%) VisionPLUS
10 2 (0.029%) Apache OFBiz
10 2 (0.029%) Dynamics AX
10 2 (0.029%) Shopify
11 1 (0.015%) Fredhopper
11 1 (0.015%) Oracle Receivables
11 1 (0.015%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 463 (6.75%) Amazon AWS
2 264 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 234 (3.41%) GitHub
4 157 (2.29%) SaaS
5 73 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
6 57 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
7 49 (0.71%) Google Play
8 47 (0.68%) PaaS
9 20 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
10 18 (0.26%) Heroku
11 16 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
12 15 (0.22%) OpenShift
13 13 (0.19%) Amazon S3
14 12 (0.17%) Google Analytics
15 10 (0.15%) IaaS
16 7 (0.10%) AWS Lambda
16 7 (0.10%) Google Compute Engine
17 6 (0.087%) Amazon SQS
17 6 (0.087%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 4 (0.058%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 304 (4.43%) Internet
2 132 (1.92%) HTTP
3 45 (0.66%) TCP/IP
4 40 (0.58%) Network Security
5 26 (0.38%) HTTPS
6 18 (0.26%) Wireshark
7 15 (0.22%) DNS
8 13 (0.19%) SSH
9 9 (0.13%) GSM
9 9 (0.13%) LTE
9 9 (0.13%) UMTS
10 8 (0.12%) BIG-IP
10 8 (0.12%) Extranet
10 8 (0.12%) Intranet
10 8 (0.12%) LDAP
10 8 (0.12%) VLAN
11 7 (0.10%) Broadband
12 6 (0.087%) AMQP
12 6 (0.087%) SMTP
13 5 (0.073%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1946 (28.35%) SQL Server
2 1258 (18.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1110 (16.17%) NoSQL
4 514 (7.49%) MySQL
5 417 (6.08%) MongoDB
6 324 (4.72%) Relational Database
7 235 (3.42%) Big Data
8 170 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
9 151 (2.20%) Apache Cassandra
10 137 (2.00%) RDBMS
11 129 (1.88%) Redis
12 118 (1.72%) Hadoop
13 82 (1.19%) CouchDB
14 64 (0.93%) Couchbase
15 56 (0.82%) RavenDB
16 45 (0.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 44 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
18 42 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 40 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
20 38 (0.55%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 1692 (24.65%) Git (software)
2 1416 (20.63%) Selenium
3 1179 (17.18%) Cucumber
4 932 (13.58%) Jenkins
5 694 (10.11%) WebDriver
6 692 (10.08%) JIRA
7 527 (7.68%) JUnit
8 497 (7.24%) NUnit
9 459 (6.69%) SpecFlow
10 429 (6.25%) Maven
11 345 (5.03%) Subversion
12 300 (4.37%) Rhino Mocks
13 280 (4.08%) TeamCity
14 263 (3.83%) Moq
15 240 (3.50%) Team Foundation Server
16 236 (3.44%) SoapUI
17 235 (3.42%) Visual Studio
18 225 (3.28%) Jasmine
19 188 (2.74%) Mockito
20 167 (2.43%) Gradle
General
1 1037 (15.11%) Finance
2 532 (7.75%) Games
3 408 (5.94%) Marketing
4 402 (5.86%) Retail
5 294 (4.28%) Advertising
6 264 (3.85%) Banking
7 221 (3.22%) Telecoms
8 111 (1.62%) Law
9 94 (1.37%) Manufacturing
10 86 (1.25%) Electronics
11 78 (1.14%) Publishing
12 43 (0.63%) Front Office
13 42 (0.61%) Back Office
14 40 (0.58%) Online Betting
15 31 (0.45%) Investment Banking
16 27 (0.39%) Legal
17 24 (0.35%) Music Industry
18 21 (0.31%) Brand Awareness
19 16 (0.23%) Financial Institution
20 14 (0.20%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4252 (61.95%) Developer
2 1836 (26.75%) .NET Developer
3 1061 (15.46%) C# Developer
4 926 (13.49%) Senior Developer
5 884 (12.88%) Java Developer
6 858 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 596 (8.68%) ASP.NET Developer
8 570 (8.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 552 (8.04%) Agile Developer
10 540 (7.87%) Analyst
11 484 (7.05%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 442 (6.44%) Software Engineer
13 430 (6.26%) Tester
14 390 (5.68%) JavaScript Developer
15 367 (5.35%) Test Engineer
16 353 (5.14%) Test Analyst
17 318 (4.63%) QA Engineer
18 283 (4.12%) Agile C# Developer
19 278 (4.05%) Automation Tester
20 277 (4.04%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2678 (39.02%) .NET
2 2021 (29.44%) ASP.NET
3 1804 (26.28%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1591 (23.18%) HTML
5 1452 (21.15%) RESTful
6 1413 (20.59%) CSS
7 1386 (20.19%) AngularJS
8 1305 (19.01%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1258 (18.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 1115 (16.24%) WCF
11 1024 (14.92%) Web Services
12 832 (12.12%) Spring
13 827 (12.05%) .NET Framework
14 801 (11.67%) HTML5
15 684 (9.97%) jQuery
16 659 (9.60%) REST
17 581 (8.46%) Entity Framework
18 548 (7.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 538 (7.84%) CSS3
20 518 (7.55%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 387 (5.64%) Computer Science
2 368 (5.36%) Mobile App
3 364 (5.30%) User Experience
4 349 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
5 267 (3.89%) Analytical Skills
6 212 (3.09%) Fintech
7 152 (2.21%) Client/Server
8 136 (1.98%) Blog
9 107 (1.56%) Tandem
10 105 (1.53%) Social Media
11 103 (1.50%) iPad
11 103 (1.50%) N-Tier
12 93 (1.35%) BBC
13 92 (1.34%) iPhone
14 69 (1.01%) Online Games
15 64 (0.93%) Visualisation
16 61 (0.89%) Algorithms
16 61 (0.89%) Mathematics
17 58 (0.84%) Inversion of Control
18 51 (0.74%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 631 (9.19%) Linux
2 550 (8.01%) Windows
3 376 (5.48%) Apple iOS
4 372 (5.42%) Unix
5 339 (4.94%) Android
6 39 (0.57%) Ubuntu
7 27 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
8 17 (0.25%) CentOS
8 17 (0.25%) Mac OS X
9 16 (0.23%) CoreOS
10 13 (0.19%) Kali Linux
10 13 (0.19%) Windows Server
11 12 (0.17%) Windows Phone
12 11 (0.16%) Debian
13 5 (0.073%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (0.073%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.044%) Solaris
14 3 (0.044%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.044%) Windows Phone 7
15 2 (0.029%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6007 (87.51%) Agile Software Development
2 5703 (83.09%) TDD
3 2860 (41.67%) Scrum
4 2354 (34.29%) MVC
5 1733 (25.25%) Continuous Integration
6 1236 (18.01%) Kanban
6 1236 (18.01%) Web Application Development
7 1191 (17.35%) OO
8 1035 (15.08%) Software Engineering
9 914 (13.32%) E-Commerce
10 861 (12.54%) Test Automation
11 581 (8.46%) Unit Testing
12 531 (7.74%) SDLC
13 522 (7.60%) DevOps
14 490 (7.14%) Pair Programming
15 458 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
16 451 (6.57%) OOP
17 440 (6.41%) Automated Testing
18 439 (6.40%) Open Source
19 421 (6.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3074 (44.78%) C#
2 2382 (34.70%) Java
3 2065 (30.08%) JavaScript
4 1401 (20.41%) SQL
5 1384 (20.16%) Ruby
6 573 (8.35%) PHP
7 530 (7.72%) Python
8 329 (4.79%) Scala
9 324 (4.72%) C++
10 199 (2.90%) Objective-C
11 185 (2.70%) T-SQL
12 171 (2.49%) VB.NET
13 154 (2.24%) VB
14 143 (2.08%) Groovy
15 104 (1.52%) PowerShell
16 101 (1.47%) Clojure
17 93 (1.35%) Bash Shell
18 89 (1.30%) Apple Swift
19 88 (1.28%) C
20 87 (1.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 589 (8.58%) Degree
2 298 (4.34%) ISEB
3 251 (3.66%) ISTQB
4 122 (1.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 75 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 48 (0.70%) Security Cleared
7 26 (0.38%) MCSD
8 25 (0.36%) MCAD
8 25 (0.36%) MCP
8 25 (0.36%) MCTS
9 20 (0.29%) SC Cleared
10 14 (0.20%) PhD
11 12 (0.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 9 (0.13%) DV Cleared
12 9 (0.13%) PMI Certification
13 7 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 6 (0.087%) MBA
15 5 (0.073%) OCP
15 5 (0.073%) Oracle Certification
15 5 (0.073%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1247 (18.17%) QA
2 115 (1.68%) SDET
3 21 (0.31%) GCP
4 12 (0.17%) SLA
5 11 (0.16%) ISO15022
5 11 (0.16%) ISO20022
6 9 (0.13%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.073%) DICOM
7 5 (0.073%) HL7
7 5 (0.073%) ISO13485
7 5 (0.073%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.044%) WCAG
9 2 (0.029%) HIPAA
9 2 (0.029%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.015%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.015%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.015%) WAI
System Software
1 140 (2.04%) Docker
2 22 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (0.28%) HDFS
4 15 (0.22%) Active Directory
5 10 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 9 (0.13%) Varnish
7 8 (0.12%) iptables
8 4 (0.058%) VirtualBox
8 4 (0.058%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.029%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.015%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.015%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 178 (2.59%) Puppet
2 99 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
3 68 (0.99%) Ansible
4 36 (0.52%) WMI
5 32 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
6 20 (0.29%) Kibana
7 15 (0.22%) Salt
8 12 (0.17%) HAProxy
9 10 (0.15%) Mesos
10 9 (0.13%) Kubernetes
10 9 (0.13%) logstash
11 8 (0.12%) Control-M
11 8 (0.12%) Nagios
12 7 (0.10%) Graphite
13 6 (0.087%) yum
14 5 (0.073%) Packer
14 5 (0.073%) StatsD
14 5 (0.073%) Tivoli
15 4 (0.058%) Grafana
15 4 (0.058%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 741 (10.80%) Microsoft
2 357 (5.20%) Oracle
3 246 (3.58%) Google
4 211 (3.07%) Facebook
5 189 (2.75%) Apple
6 94 (1.37%) SAP
6 94 (1.37%) Yahoo!
7 93 (1.35%) Sony
8 84 (1.22%) Atlassian
9 71 (1.03%) hybris
9 71 (1.03%) Sitecore
10 61 (0.89%) EPiServer
11 56 (0.82%) Xamarin
12 45 (0.66%) HP
13 40 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
14 39 (0.57%) Adobe
15 34 (0.50%) IBM
15 34 (0.50%) Twitter
16 31 (0.45%) Ektron
16 31 (0.45%) Rally
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energon People
Salary: £40000 - £120000 per annum + amazing benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Very Competitive DOE
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + pension, life assurance, bonus +
Posted: Yesterday
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum DOE
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + 25 days Holiday + Great career pro
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £90000 - £115000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + 25 days Holiday + Great career pro
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + 1.5k bonus + 5 weeks holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 38-40k
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago