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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 93 134 211
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +77
Permanent jobs citing BDD 3036 2135 1499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.78% 2.10% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.46% 2.66% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2650 1955 1366
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
87850 80215 86298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.41% 78.83% 77.57%
Number of salaries quoted 71317 66263 74099
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 29 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 29 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 1942 £55,000 - 245
South East +22 408 £45,000 +12.50% 57
North West +44 173 £40,000 +6.66% 35
East of England +54 150 £50,000 +17.64% 16
Yorkshire +19 134 £37,500 +7.14% 13
West Midlands +46 83 £41,000 +1.86% 6
South West +8 83 £47,500 +8.57% 18
East Midlands +53 72 £37,500 - 13
North East -13 4 £37,500 +30.43% 3
BDD
UK

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 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 4999 (86.34%) TDD
2 2944 (50.85%) C#
3 2897 (50.03%) .NET
4 2556 (44.15%) Scrum
5 2486 (42.94%) MVC
6 2187 (37.77%) ASP.NET
7 2146 (37.06%) Agile Software Development
8 2002 (34.58%) SQL Server
9 1975 (34.11%) JavaScript
10 1845 (31.87%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1779 (30.73%) Java
12 1609 (27.79%) HTML
13 1442 (24.91%) CSS
14 1317 (22.75%) Continuous Integration
15 1314 (22.69%) SQL
16 1249 (21.57%) OO
17 1197 (20.67%) Selenium
18 1192 (20.59%) Git (software)
19 1113 (19.22%) Ruby
20 1094 (18.89%) E-Commerce
21 1075 (18.57%) WCF
22 1069 (18.46%) Cucumber
23 1034 (17.86%) jQuery
24 1021 (17.63%) Web Services
25 986 (17.03%) Kanban
26 950 (16.41%) Finance
27 901 (15.56%) QA
28 891 (15.39%) RESTful
29 852 (14.72%) Web Application Development
30 841 (14.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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
1 630 (10.88%) Node.js
2 191 (3.30%) Tomcat
3 151 (2.61%) IIS
4 147 (2.54%) Confluence
5 133 (2.30%) Apache
6 119 (2.06%) CMS
7 99 (1.71%) Drupal
8 85 (1.47%) Apache Solr
9 73 (1.26%) BizTalk Server
10 61 (1.05%) SharePoint
11 60 (1.04%) WordPress
12 43 (0.74%) nginx
13 42 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
14 41 (0.71%) WebSphere
15 34 (0.59%) Jetty
15 34 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
16 32 (0.55%) Adobe CQ
16 32 (0.55%) GlassFish
17 30 (0.52%) Umbraco
18 28 (0.48%) Alfresco
Applications
1 281 (4.85%) MS Excel
2 58 (1.00%) Photoshop
3 49 (0.85%) MS Office
4 17 (0.29%) Mingle
5 7 (0.12%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
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%) Shopify
4 12 (0.21%) Google Analytics
5 11 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
6 8 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
7 5 (0.086%) assyst
8 4 (0.069%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.069%) Oracle Applications
8 4 (0.069%) Endur
9 3 (0.052%) Sophis RISQUE
Cloud Services
1 232 (4.01%) Amazon AWS
2 173 (2.99%) SaaS
3 130 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 102 (1.76%) GitHub
5 38 (0.66%) PaaS
6 32 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
7 27 (0.47%) Rackspace Cloud
8 17 (0.29%) 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 5 (0.086%) 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
1 575 (9.93%) Internet
2 136 (2.35%) HTTP
3 44 (0.76%) TCP/IP
4 12 (0.21%) Broadband
5 9 (0.16%) DNS
6 6 (0.10%) Wireshark
7 5 (0.086%) GSM
7 5 (0.086%) 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 2002 (34.58%) SQL Server
2 777 (13.42%) SQL Server 2012
3 604 (10.43%) NoSQL
4 470 (8.12%) MySQL
5 336 (5.80%) Big Data
6 318 (5.49%) MongoDB
7 287 (4.96%) SQL Server 2008
8 285 (4.92%) Relational Database
9 140 (2.42%) SQL Server 2005
10 124 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
11 121 (2.09%) RDBMS
12 96 (1.66%) Redis
13 95 (1.64%) Hadoop
14 89 (1.54%) RavenDB
15 86 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
16 66 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 63 (1.09%) Oracle Database
18 47 (0.81%) CouchDB
19 40 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 38 (0.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 1197 (20.67%) Selenium
2 1192 (20.59%) Git (software)
3 1069 (18.46%) Cucumber
4 634 (10.95%) NUnit
5 490 (8.46%) Rhino Mocks
6 489 (8.45%) Jenkins
7 440 (7.60%) Moq
8 432 (7.46%) Subversion
9 428 (7.39%) WebDriver
10 419 (7.24%) SpecFlow
11 400 (6.91%) JUnit
12 369 (6.37%) JIRA
13 359 (6.20%) Maven
14 317 (5.47%) TeamCity
15 243 (4.20%) Visual Studio
16 199 (3.44%) Hudson
17 186 (3.21%) Team Foundation Server
18 178 (3.07%) Jasmine
19 176 (3.04%) WATIR
20 166 (2.87%) JBehave
General
1 950 (16.41%) Finance
2 408 (7.05%) Games
3 386 (6.67%) Retail
4 271 (4.68%) Marketing
5 193 (3.33%) Banking
6 185 (3.20%) Advertising
7 182 (3.14%) Telecoms
8 180 (3.11%) Law
9 144 (2.49%) Publishing
10 115 (1.99%) Back Office
11 60 (1.04%) Manufacturing
12 55 (0.95%) Investment Banking
13 53 (0.92%) Legal
14 49 (0.85%) Music Industry
15 35 (0.60%) Financial Institution
16 34 (0.59%) Front Office
17 32 (0.55%) Electronics
18 18 (0.31%) Billing
19 17 (0.29%) Multimedia
20 11 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4064 (70.19%) Developer
2 1677 (28.96%) .NET Developer
3 969 (16.74%) Senior Developer
4 749 (12.94%) C# Developer
5 700 (12.09%) Java Developer
6 523 (9.03%) C# .NET Developer
7 369 (6.37%) Analyst
8 362 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
9 336 (5.80%) ASP.NET Developer
10 320 (5.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 317 (5.47%) Agile .NET Developer
12 265 (4.58%) Tester
13 260 (4.49%) Web Developer
14 247 (4.27%) Software Developer
15 220 (3.80%) Test Analyst
16 212 (3.66%) Senior Java Developer
17 194 (3.35%) QA Engineer
18 192 (3.32%) Software Engineer
19 191 (3.30%) Test Engineer
20 189 (3.26%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2897 (50.03%) .NET
2 2187 (37.77%) ASP.NET
3 1845 (31.87%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1609 (27.79%) HTML
5 1442 (24.91%) CSS
6 1075 (18.57%) WCF
7 1034 (17.86%) jQuery
8 1021 (17.63%) Web Services
9 891 (15.39%) RESTful
10 841 (14.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 781 (13.49%) HTML5
12 703 (12.14%) .NET Framework
13 678 (11.71%) Spring
14 675 (11.66%) NHibernate
15 652 (11.26%) ASP.NET Web API
16 647 (11.17%) REST
17 568 (9.81%) CSS3
18 495 (8.55%) AngularJS
19 463 (8.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 455 (7.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 531 (9.17%) Open Source
2 356 (6.15%) Mobile App
3 325 (5.61%) Computer Science
4 200 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
5 194 (3.35%) Social Media
6 130 (2.25%) Blog
7 123 (2.12%) Inversion of Control
8 101 (1.74%) BBC
9 99 (1.71%) iPhone
10 76 (1.31%) Client/Server
11 73 (1.26%) N-Tier
11 73 (1.26%) Digital Media
12 68 (1.17%) Blackberry
13 61 (1.05%) DTV
14 58 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 56 (0.97%) Mobile Payment
16 50 (0.86%) Video on Demand
16 50 (0.86%) iPad
17 45 (0.78%) Hedge funds
18 44 (0.76%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 560 (9.67%) Linux
2 528 (9.12%) Windows
3 366 (6.32%) Android
4 319 (5.51%) Apple iOS
5 263 (4.54%) UNIX
6 39 (0.67%) Windows Phone
7 38 (0.66%) Windows Phone 7
7 38 (0.66%) Debian
8 35 (0.60%) Mac OS X
9 15 (0.26%) CentOS
10 9 (0.16%) Windows 7
11 8 (0.14%) Solaris
12 7 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (0.12%) Ubuntu
13 6 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (0.086%) Windows NT
15 3 (0.052%) Windows Mobile
16 2 (0.035%) Fedora
16 2 (0.035%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 2 (0.035%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4999 (86.34%) TDD
2 2556 (44.15%) Scrum
3 2486 (42.94%) MVC
4 2146 (37.06%) Agile Software Development
5 1317 (22.75%) Continuous Integration
6 1249 (21.57%) OO
7 1094 (18.89%) E-Commerce
8 986 (17.03%) Kanban
9 852 (14.72%) Web Application Development
10 678 (11.71%) Pair Programming
11 625 (10.79%) Software Engineering
12 616 (10.64%) Test Automation
13 560 (9.67%) Unit Testing
14 484 (8.36%) Automated Testing
15 457 (7.89%) Domain-Driven Design
16 409 (7.06%) OOP
17 375 (6.48%) SOA
18 351 (6.06%) Web Development
19 306 (5.28%) OOD
20 300 (5.18%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2944 (50.85%) C#
2 1975 (34.11%) JavaScript
3 1779 (30.73%) Java
4 1314 (22.69%) SQL
5 1113 (19.22%) Ruby
6 482 (8.32%) PHP
7 376 (6.49%) Python
8 242 (4.18%) VB.NET
9 178 (3.07%) T-SQL
10 168 (2.90%) C++
11 147 (2.54%) Scala
12 126 (2.18%) Groovy
13 119 (2.06%) VB
14 100 (1.73%) Perl
15 90 (1.55%) XAML
16 82 (1.42%) Objective-C
17 73 (1.26%) PHP5
18 70 (1.21%) PowerShell
19 63 (1.09%) C
19 63 (1.09%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 658 (11.36%) Degree
2 280 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 276 (4.77%) MCSD
4 270 (4.66%) MCTS
5 266 (4.59%) MCP
6 264 (4.56%) MCAD
7 136 (2.35%) ISEB
8 108 (1.87%) ISTQB
9 31 (0.54%) Security Cleared
10 23 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 18 (0.31%) PhD
12 9 (0.16%) Sun Certification
13 8 (0.14%) SC Cleared
14 6 (0.10%) MCSE
15 5 (0.086%) CISSP
15 5 (0.086%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
16 3 (0.052%) PMI Certification
16 3 (0.052%) HND
17 2 (0.035%) PMP
17 2 (0.035%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 901 (15.56%) QA
2 9 (0.16%) PCI DSS
2 9 (0.16%) TickIT
3 3 (0.052%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.052%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.017%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.017%) WCAG
4 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
1 109 (1.88%) Opscode Chef
2 99 (1.71%) Puppet
3 44 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
4 37 (0.64%) 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 (11.93%) Microsoft
2 335 (5.79%) Oracle
3 253 (4.37%) Facebook
4 236 (4.08%) Google
5 136 (2.35%) JBoss
6 110 (1.90%) Zend
7 106 (1.83%) Apple
8 105 (1.81%) Sony
9 98 (1.69%) Yahoo!
10 73 (1.26%) Adobe
11 67 (1.16%) Endeca
12 64 (1.11%) RedPrairie
13 63 (1.09%) Twitter
14 61 (1.05%) HP
15 55 (0.95%) SAP
16 37 (0.64%) Atlassian
17 35 (0.60%) Sitecore
18 33 (0.57%) hybris
19 26 (0.45%) IBM
20 23 (0.40%) Perforce
Lancaster, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
East London
The Myers Group
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
The Myers Group
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum pension health care life assurance g
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
The Myers Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £62,000 per annum pension life assurance gym membershi
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Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £62500 per annum + Pension, health, life, 25 days
Posted: 9 hours ago
North London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - Bonus + Bens Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 to £38000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 50,000 + Bens
Posted: 11 hours ago