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

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 71 93 117
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +24
Permanent jobs citing BDD 3584 3251 2888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 3.95% 3.14% 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.49% 3.63% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3319 2837 2527
Median salary £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.00% -
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 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
79872 89595 96471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.94% 86.67% 85.52%
Number of salaries quoted 67651 74112 78795
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £74,000 £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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +10 2095 £60,000 +9.09% 224
South East +47 519 £44,000 -2.22% 55
North West +38 237 £42,500 +6.25% 33
East of England +79 220 £52,500 +5.00% 13
South West +20 144 £42,500 +13.33% 18
Yorkshire +35 137 £43,250 -3.88% 21
West Midlands -27 109 £40,000 - 11
East Midlands -38 81 £42,500 +6.25% 3
North East +16 39 £38,750 +3.33% 5
BDD
UK

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 6127 (87.37%) Agile Software Development
2 5858 (83.53%) TDD
3 3083 (43.96%) C#
4 2925 (41.71%) Scrum
5 2715 (38.71%) .NET
6 2435 (34.72%) Java
7 2378 (33.91%) MVC
8 2100 (29.94%) JavaScript
9 2051 (29.25%) ASP.NET
10 2003 (28.56%) SQL Server
11 1812 (25.84%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1772 (25.27%) Continuous Integration
13 1753 (25.00%) Git (software)
14 1619 (23.09%) HTML
15 1492 (21.27%) RESTful
16 1444 (20.59%) Selenium
17 1443 (20.58%) CSS
18 1439 (20.52%) AngularJS
19 1424 (20.31%) Ruby
20 1401 (19.98%) SQL
21 1352 (19.28%) ASP.NET Web API
22 1342 (19.14%) Node.js
23 1299 (18.52%) SQL Server 2014
24 1286 (18.34%) ASP.NET MVC 5
25 1275 (18.18%) Web Application Development
26 1268 (18.08%) Kanban
27 1217 (17.35%) QA
28 1183 (16.87%) OO
29 1175 (16.75%) Cucumber
30 1150 (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
1 183 (2.61%) CMS
2 170 (2.42%) Confluence
3 153 (2.18%) Tomcat
4 137 (1.95%) Elasticsearch
5 120 (1.71%) JBoss
6 104 (1.48%) Apache
7 74 (1.06%) IIS
8 71 (1.01%) Mule
9 64 (0.91%) Sitecore CMS
10 62 (0.88%) NServiceBus
11 60 (0.86%) Umbraco
12 57 (0.81%) WebSphere
13 56 (0.80%) Apache Solr
14 54 (0.77%) Mule ESB
15 52 (0.74%) Apache Spark
15 52 (0.74%) SharePoint
16 46 (0.66%) WebLogic
17 41 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
18 40 (0.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
19 37 (0.53%) Kentico
Applications
1 193 (2.75%) MS Excel
2 52 (0.74%) Photoshop
3 21 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
3 21 (0.30%) Gliffy
3 21 (0.30%) OmniGraffle
4 19 (0.27%) MS Office
5 14 (0.20%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.043%) MS Project
7 1 (0.014%) HipChat
7 1 (0.014%) Mingle
7 1 (0.014%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.014%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 81 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 53 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 23 (0.33%) Magento
4 16 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
5 15 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
6 14 (0.20%) Shopify
7 7 (0.100%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 4 (0.057%) BASE24
9 3 (0.043%) Apache OFBiz
9 3 (0.043%) Endur
9 3 (0.043%) VisionPLUS
10 1 (0.014%) Fredhopper
10 1 (0.014%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.014%) Oracle Receivables
10 1 (0.014%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 489 (6.97%) Amazon AWS
2 282 (4.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 240 (3.42%) GitHub
4 161 (2.30%) SaaS
5 77 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
6 65 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
7 54 (0.77%) PaaS
8 46 (0.66%) Google Play
9 21 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
10 20 (0.29%) IaaS
11 17 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
12 16 (0.23%) OpenShift
13 13 (0.19%) Amazon S3
13 13 (0.19%) Google Analytics
13 13 (0.19%) Heroku
14 7 (0.100%) Amazon SQS
14 7 (0.100%) Google Compute Engine
14 7 (0.100%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 4 (0.057%) Amazon ELB
15 4 (0.057%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 323 (4.61%) Internet
2 137 (1.95%) HTTP
3 39 (0.56%) TCP/IP
4 37 (0.53%) Network Security
5 29 (0.41%) HTTPS
6 22 (0.31%) SSH
7 15 (0.21%) DNS
8 13 (0.19%) Wireshark
9 10 (0.14%) SMTP
10 9 (0.13%) GSM
10 9 (0.13%) LTE
10 9 (0.13%) UMTS
11 7 (0.100%) Broadband
11 7 (0.100%) Intranet
11 7 (0.100%) LDAP
12 6 (0.086%) AMQP
12 6 (0.086%) SSL
13 5 (0.071%) BIG-IP
13 5 (0.071%) VLAN
14 4 (0.057%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2003 (28.56%) SQL Server
2 1299 (18.52%) SQL Server 2014
3 1123 (16.01%) NoSQL
4 533 (7.60%) MySQL
5 435 (6.20%) MongoDB
6 336 (4.79%) Relational Database
7 261 (3.72%) Big Data
8 193 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
9 171 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
10 154 (2.20%) Redis
11 147 (2.10%) RDBMS
12 132 (1.88%) Hadoop
13 87 (1.24%) CouchDB
14 53 (0.76%) Couchbase
15 47 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
16 46 (0.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 45 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 39 (0.56%) Oracle Database
19 38 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
19 38 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1753 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1444 (20.59%) Selenium
3 1175 (16.75%) Cucumber
4 1003 (14.30%) Jenkins
5 713 (10.17%) JIRA
6 667 (9.51%) WebDriver
7 547 (7.80%) JUnit
8 494 (7.04%) NUnit
9 467 (6.66%) SpecFlow
10 428 (6.10%) Maven
11 356 (5.08%) Subversion
12 315 (4.49%) TeamCity
13 304 (4.33%) Rhino Mocks
14 255 (3.64%) Moq
15 254 (3.62%) Team Foundation Server
16 232 (3.31%) SoapUI
17 228 (3.25%) Visual Studio
18 226 (3.22%) Jasmine
19 217 (3.09%) Mockito
20 186 (2.65%) Gradle
General
1 1049 (14.96%) Finance
2 544 (7.76%) Games
3 420 (5.99%) Marketing
4 394 (5.62%) Retail
5 283 (4.04%) Advertising
6 275 (3.92%) Banking
7 215 (3.07%) Telecoms
8 109 (1.55%) Law
9 96 (1.37%) Manufacturing
10 90 (1.28%) Electronics
11 88 (1.25%) Publishing
12 45 (0.64%) Front Office
13 38 (0.54%) Online Betting
14 37 (0.53%) Music Industry
15 34 (0.48%) Back Office
16 29 (0.41%) Investment Banking
17 27 (0.38%) Legal
18 17 (0.24%) Financial Institution
19 14 (0.20%) Automotive
20 8 (0.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4418 (63.00%) Developer
2 1903 (27.14%) .NET Developer
3 1066 (15.20%) C# Developer
4 970 (13.83%) Senior Developer
5 930 (13.26%) Java Developer
6 857 (12.22%) C# .NET Developer
7 569 (8.11%) ASP.NET Developer
8 543 (7.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 523 (7.46%) Agile Developer
10 520 (7.41%) Analyst
11 476 (6.79%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 423 (6.03%) Software Engineer
13 411 (5.86%) Tester
14 384 (5.48%) JavaScript Developer
15 366 (5.22%) Test Engineer
16 340 (4.85%) Test Analyst
17 320 (4.56%) QA Engineer
18 300 (4.28%) Senior Java Developer
19 284 (4.05%) Agile C# Developer
20 279 (3.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2715 (38.71%) .NET
2 2051 (29.25%) ASP.NET
3 1812 (25.84%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1619 (23.09%) HTML
5 1492 (21.27%) RESTful
6 1443 (20.58%) CSS
7 1439 (20.52%) AngularJS
8 1352 (19.28%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1342 (19.14%) Node.js
10 1286 (18.34%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 1150 (16.40%) WCF
12 985 (14.05%) Web Services
13 842 (12.01%) .NET Framework
13 842 (12.01%) Spring
14 797 (11.36%) HTML5
15 685 (9.77%) REST
16 643 (9.17%) jQuery
17 595 (8.48%) Entity Framework
18 554 (7.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 546 (7.79%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 377 (5.38%) Computer Science
2 368 (5.25%) User Experience
3 357 (5.09%) Mobile App
4 335 (4.78%) Enterprise Software
5 259 (3.69%) Analytical Skills
6 206 (2.94%) Fintech
7 146 (2.08%) Client/Server
8 118 (1.68%) Blog
9 115 (1.64%) iPad
10 114 (1.63%) Tandem
11 107 (1.53%) iPhone
12 101 (1.44%) Social Media
13 95 (1.35%) N-Tier
14 86 (1.23%) BBC
15 68 (0.97%) Online Games
16 64 (0.91%) Inversion of Control
17 60 (0.86%) Algorithms
17 60 (0.86%) Visualisation
18 59 (0.84%) Smartphone
19 54 (0.77%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 630 (8.98%) Linux
2 556 (7.93%) Windows
3 371 (5.29%) Apple iOS
4 365 (5.20%) Unix
5 337 (4.81%) Android
6 44 (0.63%) Ubuntu
7 23 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
8 16 (0.23%) CoreOS
8 16 (0.23%) Debian
9 13 (0.19%) CentOS
9 13 (0.19%) Windows Phone
9 13 (0.19%) Windows Server
10 12 (0.17%) Kali Linux
10 12 (0.17%) Mac OS X
11 9 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (0.11%) Windows 7
13 6 (0.086%) Mac OS
13 6 (0.086%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.043%) Solaris
14 3 (0.043%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6127 (87.37%) Agile Software Development
2 5858 (83.53%) TDD
3 2925 (41.71%) Scrum
4 2378 (33.91%) MVC
5 1772 (25.27%) Continuous Integration
6 1275 (18.18%) Web Application Development
7 1268 (18.08%) Kanban
8 1183 (16.87%) OO
9 986 (14.06%) Software Engineering
10 899 (12.82%) E-Commerce
11 825 (11.76%) Test Automation
12 604 (8.61%) Unit Testing
13 545 (7.77%) DevOps
14 525 (7.49%) SDLC
15 476 (6.79%) Pair Programming
16 461 (6.57%) Continuous Delivery
17 455 (6.49%) Automated Testing
18 454 (6.47%) Open Source
19 444 (6.33%) Web Development
20 438 (6.25%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 3083 (43.96%) C#
2 2435 (34.72%) Java
3 2100 (29.94%) JavaScript
4 1424 (20.31%) Ruby
5 1401 (19.98%) SQL
6 570 (8.13%) PHP
7 546 (7.79%) Python
8 382 (5.45%) Scala
9 335 (4.78%) C++
10 203 (2.89%) Objective-C
11 189 (2.69%) T-SQL
12 181 (2.58%) VB.NET
13 164 (2.34%) VB
14 156 (2.22%) Groovy
15 112 (1.60%) PowerShell
16 111 (1.58%) Bash Shell
17 110 (1.57%) Clojure
18 100 (1.43%) Apple Swift
18 100 (1.43%) Go
19 99 (1.41%) C
Qualifications
1 574 (8.18%) Degree
2 286 (4.08%) ISEB
3 254 (3.62%) ISTQB
4 112 (1.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 74 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 47 (0.67%) Security Cleared
7 28 (0.40%) MCSD
8 25 (0.36%) MCAD
8 25 (0.36%) MCP
8 25 (0.36%) MCTS
9 19 (0.27%) SC Cleared
10 16 (0.23%) PhD
11 10 (0.14%) DV Cleared
12 8 (0.11%) OCP
12 8 (0.11%) Oracle Certification
13 7 (0.100%) PMI Certification
13 7 (0.100%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 6 (0.086%) ISEB Practitioner
14 6 (0.086%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 4 (0.057%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1217 (17.35%) QA
2 122 (1.74%) SDET
3 23 (0.33%) GCP
4 15 (0.21%) ISO 9001
5 12 (0.17%) DICOM
5 12 (0.17%) ISO13485
5 12 (0.17%) SLA
6 11 (0.16%) ISO15022
6 11 (0.16%) ISO20022
7 5 (0.071%) HL7
7 5 (0.071%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.071%) WCAG
8 2 (0.029%) HIPAA
8 2 (0.029%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.014%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.014%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.014%) WAI
System Software
1 160 (2.28%) Docker
2 34 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (0.31%) HDFS
4 12 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
5 10 (0.14%) Varnish
6 9 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 7 (0.100%) Active Directory
8 5 (0.071%) iptables
8 5 (0.071%) VMware ESX
9 4 (0.057%) Hyper-V
9 4 (0.057%) VirtualBox
9 4 (0.057%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.043%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.029%) vSphere
12 1 (0.014%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 199 (2.84%) Puppet
2 102 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
3 75 (1.07%) Ansible
4 32 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
4 32 (0.46%) WMI
5 24 (0.34%) Kibana
6 11 (0.16%) logstash
6 11 (0.16%) Mesos
7 10 (0.14%) Kubernetes
7 10 (0.14%) yum
8 9 (0.13%) Graphite
8 9 (0.13%) HAProxy
8 9 (0.13%) Nagios
8 9 (0.13%) Salt
9 8 (0.11%) Control-M
10 7 (0.100%) Marathon
10 7 (0.100%) StatsD
11 5 (0.071%) Grafana
11 5 (0.071%) Packer
11 5 (0.071%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 743 (10.59%) Microsoft
2 361 (5.15%) Oracle
3 259 (3.69%) Google
4 203 (2.89%) Facebook
5 179 (2.55%) Apple
6 99 (1.41%) Atlassian
7 89 (1.27%) SAP
8 88 (1.25%) Yahoo!
9 85 (1.21%) Sony
10 77 (1.10%) Sitecore
11 61 (0.87%) HP
12 57 (0.81%) EPiServer
13 54 (0.77%) hybris
14 48 (0.68%) Xamarin
15 42 (0.60%) Adobe
16 38 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
17 37 (0.53%) Twitter
18 34 (0.48%) IBM
18 34 (0.48%) VMware
19 31 (0.44%) Ektron
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Remote Working, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum + 15% Bonus + fantastic benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 45-48k
Posted: 2 days ago
Hove, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £25000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nakama
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Share Options
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent benefits & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ease IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energon People
Salary: £50000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Linux Recruit
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens.
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago