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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 73 79 104
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +25
Permanent jobs citing BDD 3564 3440 3011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 3.98% 3.36% 2.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.51% 3.85% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3170 3123 2493
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 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +6.09%
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
79090 89400 90102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.28% 87.41% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 66332 74640 72734
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
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 28 September 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 September 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 +11 2021 £60,000 - 295
South East +33 527 £45,000 -5.26% 60
North West +20 253 £45,000 +5.88% 35
East of England +46 225 £50,000 - 43
South West -28 155 £42,500 +6.25% 27
Yorkshire +22 136 £45,000 +5.26% 27
West Midlands -22 125 £42,500 +13.33% 20
East Midlands -19 101 £40,000 -1.23% 15
North East +4 26 £40,000 +6.66% 6
BDD
UK

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 6287 (87.38%) Agile Software Development
2 6054 (84.14%) TDD
3 3105 (43.15%) C#
4 3004 (41.75%) Scrum
5 2748 (38.19%) .NET
6 2535 (35.23%) Java
7 2441 (33.93%) MVC
8 2196 (30.52%) JavaScript
9 2104 (29.24%) ASP.NET
10 2069 (28.76%) SQL Server
11 1877 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1849 (25.70%) Git (software)
13 1717 (23.86%) Continuous Integration
14 1660 (23.07%) HTML
15 1643 (22.84%) RESTful
16 1563 (21.72%) AngularJS
17 1455 (20.22%) CSS
18 1440 (20.01%) Ruby
19 1403 (19.50%) ASP.NET Web API
20 1374 (19.10%) Selenium
21 1373 (19.08%) Node.js
22 1340 (18.62%) SQL Server 2014
23 1319 (18.33%) Web Application Development
24 1305 (18.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
25 1285 (17.86%) SQL
26 1266 (17.60%) OO
27 1225 (17.03%) Kanban
28 1192 (16.57%) Cucumber
29 1171 (16.28%) WCF
30 1170 (16.26%) NoSQL

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
1 197 (2.74%) Elasticsearch
2 195 (2.71%) Confluence
3 178 (2.47%) CMS
4 156 (2.17%) Tomcat
5 101 (1.40%) JBoss
6 98 (1.36%) Apache Spark
7 94 (1.31%) Apache
8 88 (1.22%) Apache Solr
9 81 (1.13%) IIS
10 69 (0.96%) Umbraco
11 65 (0.90%) Mule
12 57 (0.79%) SharePoint
13 55 (0.76%) Mule ESB
14 53 (0.74%) NServiceBus
15 46 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
16 45 (0.63%) WordPress
17 43 (0.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 40 (0.56%) Drupal
18 40 (0.56%) WebLogic
19 37 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 226 (3.14%) MS Excel
2 21 (0.29%) MS Office
3 19 (0.26%) Photoshop
4 11 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
5 9 (0.13%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.11%) Gliffy
6 8 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.028%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.028%) InDesign
7 2 (0.028%) InVision
7 2 (0.028%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.014%) HipChat
8 1 (0.014%) Maya
8 1 (0.014%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 69 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 42 (0.58%) Magento
3 37 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
4 31 (0.43%) Shopify
5 10 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
5 10 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
6 4 (0.056%) Apache OFBiz
6 4 (0.056%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 4 (0.056%) SAP hybris
7 3 (0.042%) BASE24
8 2 (0.028%) VisionPLUS
9 1 (0.014%) Endur
9 1 (0.014%) thinkFolio
9 1 (0.014%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 579 (8.05%) Amazon AWS
2 336 (4.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 217 (3.02%) GitHub
4 155 (2.15%) SaaS
5 86 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
6 69 (0.96%) PaaS
7 55 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
8 49 (0.68%) IaaS
9 48 (0.67%) Google Play
10 26 (0.36%) Slack
11 23 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
12 20 (0.28%) Google Apps
12 20 (0.28%) Office 365
13 13 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
13 13 (0.18%) Google Analytics
14 12 (0.17%) OpenShift
15 11 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
16 9 (0.13%) Amazon S3
17 8 (0.11%) Heroku
17 8 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 348 (4.84%) Internet
2 166 (2.31%) HTTP
3 40 (0.56%) HTTPS
4 31 (0.43%) SMTP
5 27 (0.38%) TCP/IP
6 25 (0.35%) SSH
7 22 (0.31%) Network Security
8 21 (0.29%) SSL
9 10 (0.14%) DNS
10 8 (0.11%) LDAP
11 7 (0.097%) Intranet
12 6 (0.083%) DSL
13 4 (0.056%) AMQP
13 4 (0.056%) IPsec
13 4 (0.056%) Wireshark
14 3 (0.042%) Firewall
14 3 (0.042%) IPv6
14 3 (0.042%) SMPP
14 3 (0.042%) X.25
15 2 (0.028%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2069 (28.76%) SQL Server
2 1340 (18.62%) SQL Server 2014
3 1170 (16.26%) NoSQL
4 555 (7.71%) MySQL
5 545 (7.57%) MongoDB
6 308 (4.28%) Relational Database
7 304 (4.23%) Big Data
8 223 (3.10%) Apache Cassandra
9 218 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
10 189 (2.63%) Redis
11 156 (2.17%) Hadoop
12 119 (1.65%) RDBMS
13 72 (1.00%) CouchDB
14 70 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
15 62 (0.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 41 (0.57%) Neo4j
16 41 (0.57%) Oracle Database
17 39 (0.54%) HBase
18 38 (0.53%) Apache Hive
19 36 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1849 (25.70%) Git (software)
2 1374 (19.10%) Selenium
3 1192 (16.57%) Cucumber
4 1057 (14.69%) Jenkins
5 718 (9.98%) JIRA
6 557 (7.74%) WebDriver
7 533 (7.41%) JUnit
8 488 (6.78%) SpecFlow
9 471 (6.55%) NUnit
10 398 (5.53%) Maven
11 364 (5.06%) TeamCity
12 302 (4.20%) Team Foundation Server
13 289 (4.02%) Rhino Mocks
14 287 (3.99%) Subversion
15 252 (3.50%) Moq
16 236 (3.28%) SoapUI
17 219 (3.04%) Gradle
18 213 (2.96%) Mockito
19 209 (2.90%) Visual Studio
20 187 (2.60%) Jasmine
General
1 1058 (14.70%) Finance
2 532 (7.39%) Games
3 384 (5.34%) Marketing
4 349 (4.85%) Retail
5 247 (3.43%) Advertising
6 241 (3.35%) Banking
7 164 (2.28%) Telecoms
8 115 (1.60%) Electronics
9 105 (1.46%) Law
10 102 (1.42%) Publishing
11 83 (1.15%) Manufacturing
12 65 (0.90%) Music Industry
13 52 (0.72%) Legal
14 43 (0.60%) Front Office
15 31 (0.43%) Back Office
16 27 (0.38%) Financial Institution
17 23 (0.32%) Investment Banking
18 19 (0.26%) Online Betting
19 16 (0.22%) Multimedia
20 13 (0.18%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4711 (65.48%) Developer
2 1996 (27.74%) .NET Developer
3 1081 (15.02%) C# Developer
4 1010 (14.04%) Java Developer
5 959 (13.33%) Senior Developer
6 858 (11.92%) C# .NET Developer
7 524 (7.28%) ASP.NET Developer
8 497 (6.91%) Analyst
9 496 (6.89%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 492 (6.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 473 (6.57%) Agile Developer
12 390 (5.42%) Software Engineer
13 371 (5.16%) Tester
14 356 (4.95%) JavaScript Developer
15 354 (4.92%) Software Developer
16 319 (4.43%) QA Engineer
17 317 (4.41%) Test Engineer
18 315 (4.38%) Test Analyst
19 304 (4.23%) Senior Java Developer
20 262 (3.64%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2748 (38.19%) .NET
2 2104 (29.24%) ASP.NET
3 1877 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1660 (23.07%) HTML
5 1643 (22.84%) RESTful
6 1563 (21.72%) AngularJS
7 1455 (20.22%) CSS
8 1403 (19.50%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1373 (19.08%) Node.js
10 1305 (18.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 1171 (16.28%) WCF
12 938 (13.04%) Web Services
13 872 (12.12%) .NET Framework
14 824 (11.45%) HTML5
15 822 (11.42%) Spring
16 778 (10.81%) REST
17 675 (9.38%) Entity Framework
17 675 (9.38%) jQuery
18 620 (8.62%) KnockoutJS
19 582 (8.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 384 (5.34%) Computer Science
2 330 (4.59%) Enterprise Software
3 327 (4.54%) User Experience
4 325 (4.52%) Mobile App
5 237 (3.29%) Analytical Skills
6 177 (2.46%) Fintech
7 135 (1.88%) Client/Server
8 117 (1.63%) iPad
9 105 (1.46%) Tandem
10 103 (1.43%) Blog
10 103 (1.43%) iPhone
11 86 (1.20%) Algorithms
12 84 (1.17%) Inversion of Control
13 83 (1.15%) Data Structures
14 75 (1.04%) Social Media
15 68 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 66 (0.92%) BBC
17 61 (0.85%) Virtual Team
18 60 (0.83%) Mathematics
18 60 (0.83%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 581 (8.08%) Linux
2 470 (6.53%) Windows
3 346 (4.81%) Apple iOS
4 319 (4.43%) Android
5 254 (3.53%) Unix
6 38 (0.53%) Ubuntu
7 29 (0.40%) Windows Phone
8 15 (0.21%) Debian
8 15 (0.21%) VMS
9 14 (0.19%) CoreOS
10 12 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (0.17%) Windows 7
11 11 (0.15%) Mac OS
11 11 (0.15%) Mac OS X
11 11 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
11 11 (0.15%) Windows Server
12 10 (0.14%) CentOS
12 10 (0.14%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.056%) Kali Linux
14 3 (0.042%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 6287 (87.38%) Agile Software Development
2 6054 (84.14%) TDD
3 3004 (41.75%) Scrum
4 2441 (33.93%) MVC
5 1717 (23.86%) Continuous Integration
6 1319 (18.33%) Web Application Development
7 1266 (17.60%) OO
8 1225 (17.03%) Kanban
9 1073 (14.91%) Software Engineering
10 817 (11.36%) E-Commerce
11 715 (9.94%) Test Automation
12 613 (8.52%) Unit Testing
13 565 (7.85%) SDLC
14 534 (7.42%) DevOps
15 517 (7.19%) Mentoring
16 487 (6.77%) Open Source
17 486 (6.75%) Web Development
18 476 (6.62%) OOP
19 455 (6.32%) Continuous Delivery
20 451 (6.27%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 3105 (43.15%) C#
2 2535 (35.23%) Java
3 2196 (30.52%) JavaScript
4 1440 (20.01%) Ruby
5 1285 (17.86%) SQL
6 564 (7.84%) Python
7 563 (7.82%) Scala
8 504 (7.00%) PHP
9 283 (3.93%) C++
10 189 (2.63%) Objective-C
11 184 (2.56%) Groovy
12 168 (2.33%) VB.NET
13 143 (1.99%) T-SQL
14 140 (1.95%) Bash Shell
15 137 (1.90%) F#
16 132 (1.83%) VB
17 119 (1.65%) PowerShell
18 115 (1.60%) Go
19 112 (1.56%) Clojure
20 111 (1.54%) ES6
Qualifications
1 544 (7.56%) Degree
2 298 (4.14%) ISTQB
3 295 (4.10%) ISEB
4 119 (1.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 64 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 50 (0.69%) Security Cleared
7 33 (0.46%) PhD
8 30 (0.42%) MCSD
9 27 (0.38%) MCAD
9 27 (0.38%) MCP
9 27 (0.38%) MCTS
10 23 (0.32%) SC Cleared
11 12 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
11 12 (0.17%) PMI Certification
12 11 (0.15%) OCP
13 9 (0.13%) PMP
13 9 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 7 (0.097%) DV Cleared
15 5 (0.069%) ISEB Practitioner
16 4 (0.056%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1152 (16.01%) QA
2 164 (2.28%) SDET
3 41 (0.57%) ISO 9001
4 28 (0.39%) GCP
5 27 (0.38%) DICOM
6 26 (0.36%) ISO13485
7 15 (0.21%) ISO 14001
8 5 (0.069%) WCAG
9 4 (0.056%) PCI DSS
10 3 (0.042%) ISO15022
10 3 (0.042%) ISO20022
10 3 (0.042%) WAI
11 2 (0.028%) Data Quality
11 2 (0.028%) Disclosure Scotland
11 2 (0.028%) SLA
12 1 (0.014%) Actionable Recommendations
12 1 (0.014%) Basel III
12 1 (0.014%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.014%) HL7
System Software
1 178 (2.47%) Docker
2 70 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
4 31 (0.43%) HDFS
5 17 (0.24%) Firmware
6 14 (0.19%) Varnish
7 13 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 13 (0.18%) VMware ESX
8 9 (0.13%) Active Directory
8 9 (0.13%) Hyper-V
9 5 (0.069%) Apache Flume
9 5 (0.069%) VirtualBox
10 3 (0.042%) vSphere
11 2 (0.028%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 192 (2.67%) Puppet
2 105 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
3 101 (1.40%) Ansible
4 49 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
5 43 (0.60%) Kibana
6 23 (0.32%) yum
7 22 (0.31%) Kubernetes
8 19 (0.26%) Mesos
9 17 (0.24%) logstash
10 16 (0.22%) Grafana
11 15 (0.21%) Graphite
12 14 (0.19%) Terraform
13 13 (0.18%) WMI
14 10 (0.14%) Nagios
15 6 (0.083%) Packer
15 6 (0.083%) ZABBIX
16 5 (0.069%) HP SiteScope
16 5 (0.069%) Marathon
16 5 (0.069%) Oozie
16 5 (0.069%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 720 (10.01%) Microsoft
2 327 (4.54%) Oracle
3 299 (4.16%) Google
4 191 (2.65%) Facebook
5 148 (2.06%) Apple
6 128 (1.78%) Atlassian
7 83 (1.15%) HP
8 74 (1.03%) SAP
9 72 (1.00%) VMware
10 69 (0.96%) Yahoo!
11 65 (0.90%) Sitecore
12 61 (0.85%) Sony
13 47 (0.65%) Xamarin
14 46 (0.64%) Adobe
15 39 (0.54%) EPiServer
16 33 (0.46%) hybris
17 30 (0.42%) Rally
17 30 (0.42%) Red Hat
18 28 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
18 28 (0.39%) Splunk
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £10000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
London
AdRoc Group
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
North West London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + good bonus (10%) + health + pensio
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hove, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Outstanding Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £475 - £560 per day + 12 month Contract
Posted: 5 hours ago
South East London
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £45,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday