The first table below looks at the demand for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 94 136 217
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +81
Permanent jobs citing BDD 3029 2131 1479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.77% 2.09% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.44% 2.66% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2654 1959 1348
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
88099 80202 86245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.44% 78.75% 77.52%
Number of salaries quoted 71608 66273 74087
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
BDD
UK

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 July 2014.

BDD Salary Histogram in England

BDD
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +23 1933 £55,000 - 250
South East +24 411 £45,000 +12.50% 61
North West +42 171 £40,000 +6.66% 29
East of England +47 152 £50,000 +17.64% 15
Yorkshire +26 138 £37,500 +7.14% 10
West Midlands +35 83 £41,000 +2.50% 4
South West +8 83 £50,000 +21.21% 20
East Midlands +40 67 £35,000 -6.66% 12
North East -4 4 £37,500 +30.43% 2
BDD
UK

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 4988 (86.36%) TDD
2 2944 (50.97%) C#
3 2902 (50.24%) .NET
4 2550 (44.15%) Scrum
5 2485 (43.02%) MVC
6 2191 (37.93%) ASP.NET
7 2131 (36.89%) Agile Software Development
8 2004 (34.70%) SQL Server
9 1967 (34.05%) JavaScript
10 1850 (32.03%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1764 (30.54%) Java
12 1606 (27.80%) HTML
13 1440 (24.93%) CSS
14 1308 (22.65%) SQL
15 1306 (22.61%) Continuous Integration
16 1244 (21.54%) OO
17 1193 (20.65%) Selenium
18 1175 (20.34%) Git (software)
19 1106 (19.15%) Ruby
20 1090 (18.87%) E-Commerce
21 1083 (18.75%) WCF
22 1055 (18.27%) Cucumber
23 1035 (17.92%) jQuery
24 1030 (17.83%) Web Services
25 985 (17.05%) Kanban
26 955 (16.53%) Finance
27 899 (15.56%) QA
28 884 (15.30%) RESTful
29 849 (14.70%) Web Application Development
30 846 (14.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 619 (10.72%) Node.js
2 186 (3.22%) Tomcat
3 151 (2.61%) IIS
4 144 (2.49%) Confluence
5 134 (2.32%) Apache
6 117 (2.03%) CMS
7 99 (1.71%) Drupal
8 83 (1.44%) Apache Solr
9 71 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
10 61 (1.06%) SharePoint
11 56 (0.97%) WordPress
12 43 (0.74%) nginx
13 41 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
14 40 (0.69%) WebSphere
15 34 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
16 33 (0.57%) Adobe CQ
16 33 (0.57%) GlassFish
16 33 (0.57%) Jetty
17 31 (0.54%) Umbraco
18 28 (0.48%) Alfresco
Applications
1 287 (4.97%) MS Excel
2 57 (0.99%) Photoshop
3 51 (0.88%) MS Office
4 17 (0.29%) Mingle
5 9 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.14%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.052%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.017%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 58 (1.00%) Magento
2 31 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 15 (0.26%) JDE OneWorld
4 12 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
4 12 (0.21%) Google Analytics
5 10 (0.17%) Shopify
6 8 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
7 5 (0.087%) assyst
8 4 (0.069%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.069%) Oracle Applications
8 4 (0.069%) Endur
9 2 (0.035%) Sophis RISQUE
Cloud Services
1 235 (4.07%) Amazon AWS
2 168 (2.91%) SaaS
3 129 (2.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 101 (1.75%) GitHub
5 38 (0.66%) PaaS
6 31 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
7 28 (0.48%) Rackspace Cloud
8 18 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
9 14 (0.24%) Heroku
10 10 (0.17%) Joyent
11 8 (0.14%) Google App Engine
12 7 (0.12%) IaaS
12 7 (0.12%) Force.com
13 6 (0.10%) Google Apps
14 2 (0.035%) Office 365
15 1 (0.017%) OpenShift
15 1 (0.017%) Amazon S3
15 1 (0.017%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 573 (9.92%) Internet
2 138 (2.39%) HTTP
3 43 (0.74%) TCP/IP
4 12 (0.21%) Broadband
5 9 (0.16%) DNS
6 6 (0.10%) Wireshark
7 5 (0.087%) GSM
7 5 (0.087%) UMTS
8 4 (0.069%) Intranet
9 3 (0.052%) Extranet
9 3 (0.052%) LDAP
9 3 (0.052%) SSL
10 2 (0.035%) VoIP
10 2 (0.035%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.035%) DSL
10 2 (0.035%) OpenLDAP
10 2 (0.035%) AMQP
11 1 (0.017%) DHCP
11 1 (0.017%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2004 (34.70%) SQL Server
2 777 (13.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 596 (10.32%) NoSQL
4 469 (8.12%) MySQL
5 331 (5.73%) Big Data
6 311 (5.38%) MongoDB
7 293 (5.07%) SQL Server 2008
8 282 (4.88%) Relational Database
9 146 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
10 121 (2.09%) RDBMS
11 120 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
12 94 (1.63%) Redis
13 93 (1.61%) Hadoop
14 87 (1.51%) RavenDB
15 83 (1.44%) Apache Cassandra
16 64 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 62 (1.07%) Oracle Database
18 47 (0.81%) CouchDB
19 37 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 37 (0.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 1193 (20.65%) Selenium
2 1175 (20.34%) Git (software)
3 1055 (18.27%) Cucumber
4 635 (10.99%) NUnit
5 488 (8.45%) Rhino Mocks
6 479 (8.29%) Jenkins
7 438 (7.58%) Moq
8 429 (7.43%) Subversion
9 424 (7.34%) SpecFlow
9 424 (7.34%) WebDriver
10 400 (6.93%) JUnit
11 367 (6.35%) JIRA
12 359 (6.22%) Maven
13 313 (5.42%) TeamCity
14 246 (4.26%) Visual Studio
15 191 (3.31%) Hudson
16 184 (3.19%) Team Foundation Server
17 177 (3.06%) Jasmine
18 175 (3.03%) WATIR
19 167 (2.89%) JBehave
General
1 955 (16.53%) Finance
2 405 (7.01%) Games
3 379 (6.56%) Retail
4 271 (4.69%) Marketing
5 193 (3.34%) Banking
6 183 (3.17%) Advertising
7 180 (3.12%) Law
8 176 (3.05%) Telecoms
9 144 (2.49%) Publishing
10 115 (1.99%) Back Office
11 60 (1.04%) Manufacturing
12 54 (0.93%) Investment Banking
13 53 (0.92%) Legal
14 49 (0.85%) Music Industry
15 36 (0.62%) Financial Institution
16 33 (0.57%) Front Office
17 32 (0.55%) Electronics
18 18 (0.31%) Billing
19 17 (0.29%) Multimedia
20 14 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4058 (70.26%) Developer
2 1677 (29.03%) .NET Developer
3 973 (16.85%) Senior Developer
4 749 (12.97%) C# Developer
5 690 (11.95%) Java Developer
6 524 (9.07%) C# .NET Developer
7 373 (6.46%) Analyst
8 368 (6.37%) Senior .NET Developer
9 339 (5.87%) ASP.NET Developer
10 321 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 318 (5.51%) Agile .NET Developer
12 265 (4.59%) Web Developer
13 257 (4.45%) Tester
14 242 (4.19%) Software Developer
15 220 (3.81%) Test Analyst
16 210 (3.64%) Senior Java Developer
17 192 (3.32%) QA Engineer
17 192 (3.32%) Test Engineer
18 191 (3.31%) Software Engineer
19 190 (3.29%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2902 (50.24%) .NET
2 2191 (37.93%) ASP.NET
3 1850 (32.03%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1606 (27.80%) HTML
5 1440 (24.93%) CSS
6 1083 (18.75%) WCF
7 1035 (17.92%) jQuery
8 1030 (17.83%) Web Services
9 884 (15.30%) RESTful
10 846 (14.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 777 (13.45%) HTML5
12 700 (12.12%) .NET Framework
13 677 (11.72%) NHibernate
14 672 (11.63%) Spring
15 650 (11.25%) REST
15 650 (11.25%) ASP.NET Web API
16 565 (9.78%) CSS3
17 489 (8.47%) AngularJS
18 461 (7.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 453 (7.84%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 532 (9.21%) Open Source
2 357 (6.18%) Mobile App
3 322 (5.57%) Computer Science
4 203 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
5 192 (3.32%) Social Media
6 133 (2.30%) Blog
7 126 (2.18%) Inversion of Control
8 100 (1.73%) BBC
9 97 (1.68%) iPhone
10 76 (1.32%) Client/Server
11 73 (1.26%) N-Tier
12 72 (1.25%) Digital Media
13 71 (1.23%) Blackberry
14 61 (1.06%) DTV
14 61 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 57 (0.99%) Mobile Payment
16 50 (0.87%) Video on Demand
16 50 (0.87%) iPad
17 46 (0.80%) Hedge funds
18 43 (0.74%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 552 (9.56%) Linux
2 528 (9.14%) Windows
3 369 (6.39%) Android
4 322 (5.57%) Apple iOS
5 256 (4.43%) UNIX
6 39 (0.68%) Windows Phone
7 38 (0.66%) Windows Phone 7
7 38 (0.66%) Debian
8 35 (0.61%) Mac OS X
9 16 (0.28%) CentOS
10 9 (0.16%) Windows 7
11 8 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (0.14%) Ubuntu
11 8 (0.14%) Solaris
12 5 (0.087%) Windows NT
12 5 (0.087%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.052%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.035%) Fedora
14 2 (0.035%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.035%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4988 (86.36%) TDD
2 2550 (44.15%) Scrum
3 2485 (43.02%) MVC
4 2131 (36.89%) Agile Software Development
5 1306 (22.61%) Continuous Integration
6 1244 (21.54%) OO
7 1090 (18.87%) E-Commerce
8 985 (17.05%) Kanban
9 849 (14.70%) Web Application Development
10 674 (11.67%) Pair Programming
11 618 (10.70%) Software Engineering
12 613 (10.61%) Test Automation
13 559 (9.68%) Unit Testing
14 491 (8.50%) Automated Testing
15 460 (7.96%) Domain-Driven Design
16 409 (7.08%) OOP
17 381 (6.60%) SOA
18 352 (6.09%) Web Development
19 302 (5.23%) OOD
20 299 (5.18%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2944 (50.97%) C#
2 1967 (34.05%) JavaScript
3 1764 (30.54%) Java
4 1308 (22.65%) SQL
5 1106 (19.15%) Ruby
6 479 (8.29%) PHP
7 367 (6.35%) Python
8 241 (4.17%) VB.NET
9 178 (3.08%) T-SQL
10 167 (2.89%) C++
11 145 (2.51%) Scala
12 126 (2.18%) Groovy
13 119 (2.06%) VB
14 97 (1.68%) Perl
15 91 (1.58%) XAML
16 82 (1.42%) Objective-C
17 74 (1.28%) PHP5
18 69 (1.19%) PowerShell
19 63 (1.09%) C
19 63 (1.09%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 658 (11.39%) Degree
2 280 (4.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 276 (4.78%) MCSD
4 270 (4.67%) MCTS
5 266 (4.61%) MCP
6 264 (4.57%) MCAD
7 136 (2.35%) ISEB
8 107 (1.85%) ISTQB
9 31 (0.54%) Security Cleared
10 23 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 16 (0.28%) PhD
12 9 (0.16%) Sun Certification
13 8 (0.14%) SC Cleared
14 6 (0.10%) MCSE
15 5 (0.087%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
16 4 (0.069%) CISSP
17 3 (0.052%) HND
17 3 (0.052%) PMI Certification
17 3 (0.052%) CBAP
18 2 (0.035%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 899 (15.56%) QA
2 9 (0.16%) PCI DSS
2 9 (0.16%) TickIT
3 5 (0.087%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.052%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.017%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.017%) WCAG
5 1 (0.017%) WAI
System Software
1 28 (0.48%) Varnish
2 11 (0.19%) HDFS
3 7 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.052%) Gluster
4 3 (0.052%) Docker
5 2 (0.035%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.017%) Platform Symphony
6 1 (0.017%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.017%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 108 (1.87%) Opscode Chef
2 97 (1.68%) Puppet
3 45 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
4 38 (0.66%) Vagrant
5 22 (0.38%) HAProxy
5 22 (0.38%) Ansible
6 17 (0.29%) Nagios
7 16 (0.28%) ZABBIX
7 16 (0.28%) Zenoss
7 16 (0.28%) logstash
8 14 (0.24%) Capistrano
9 6 (0.10%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 1 (0.017%) Plesk
Vendors
1 691 (11.96%) Microsoft
2 333 (5.77%) Oracle
3 251 (4.35%) Facebook
4 236 (4.09%) Google
5 133 (2.30%) JBoss
6 109 (1.89%) Zend
7 104 (1.80%) Apple
7 104 (1.80%) Sony
8 97 (1.68%) Yahoo!
9 73 (1.26%) Adobe
10 65 (1.13%) Endeca
11 64 (1.11%) Twitter
12 62 (1.07%) RedPrairie
12 62 (1.07%) HP
13 55 (0.95%) SAP
14 36 (0.62%) Atlassian
14 36 (0.62%) Sitecore
15 33 (0.57%) hybris
16 25 (0.43%) IBM
17 23 (0.40%) Perforce
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 45 minutes ago
City, London
TRG
Salary: £45000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hampshire
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 40k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cheshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Great Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 70,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
IT People First
Salary: From £25,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + Great Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Yoh Company
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago