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

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 74 79 108
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +29
Permanent jobs citing BDD 3235 3541 2965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 3.83% 3.52% 2.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.35% 4.03% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2844 3139 2616
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £69,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
74415 87909 91065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.09% 87.49% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 61823 73473 75466
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +6 1670 £60,000 +4.34% 275
South East -10 396 £45,000 -5.26% 73
East of England +49 271 £49,500 -1.00% 30
North West +14 241 £42,500 - 41
South West +42 202 £42,500 +6.25% 47
Yorkshire +46 192 £44,500 +4.70% 37
East Midlands +4 127 £46,250 +8.82% 12
West Midlands -14 111 £42,500 +13.33% 11
North East +14 22 £40,000 +6.66% 8
Midlands - 5 £40,000 -
BDD
UK

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 5994 (87.25%) Agile Software Development
2 5770 (83.99%) TDD
3 2981 (43.39%) C#
4 2668 (38.84%) Scrum
5 2660 (38.72%) .NET
6 2510 (36.54%) Java
7 2409 (35.07%) MVC
8 2175 (31.66%) JavaScript
9 2019 (29.39%) ASP.NET
10 1996 (29.05%) SQL Server
11 1817 (26.45%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1811 (26.36%) Git (software)
13 1583 (23.04%) Continuous Integration
14 1576 (22.94%) HTML
15 1575 (22.93%) RESTful
16 1480 (21.54%) AngularJS
17 1398 (20.35%) Selenium
18 1365 (19.87%) ASP.NET Web API
19 1352 (19.68%) CSS
20 1304 (18.98%) Ruby
21 1291 (18.79%) Node.js
22 1267 (18.44%) SQL
23 1254 (18.25%) SQL Server 2014
24 1241 (18.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
25 1239 (18.03%) Web Application Development
26 1191 (17.34%) NoSQL
27 1171 (17.05%) OO
28 1140 (16.59%) Cucumber
29 1108 (16.13%) WCF
30 1104 (16.07%) QA

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
1 221 (3.22%) Elasticsearch
2 220 (3.20%) Confluence
3 178 (2.59%) Tomcat
4 159 (2.31%) CMS
5 121 (1.76%) Apache Spark
6 120 (1.75%) Apache
7 105 (1.53%) JBoss
8 101 (1.47%) IIS
9 85 (1.24%) Apache Solr
10 81 (1.18%) Umbraco
11 65 (0.95%) SharePoint
12 64 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 63 (0.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 58 (0.84%) Mule
15 54 (0.79%) Mule ESB
16 48 (0.70%) WebSphere
17 47 (0.68%) Drupal
17 47 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
17 47 (0.68%) WordPress
18 42 (0.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 263 (3.83%) MS Excel
2 23 (0.33%) MS Office
3 13 (0.19%) MS Project
3 13 (0.19%) Photoshop
4 10 (0.15%) SPSS
5 9 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (0.087%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.058%) Fireworks
8 4 (0.058%) InVision
9 2 (0.029%) InDesign
10 1 (0.015%) Maya
10 1 (0.015%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 67 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 34 (0.49%) Magento
3 26 (0.38%) Shopify
4 22 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
5 11 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
6 7 (0.10%) SAP hybris
7 4 (0.058%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (0.044%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.029%) Oracle CRM
9 2 (0.029%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (0.015%) Apache OFBiz
10 1 (0.015%) BASE24
10 1 (0.015%) SAP Business One
10 1 (0.015%) thinkFolio
10 1 (0.015%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 567 (8.25%) Amazon AWS
2 345 (5.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 173 (2.52%) GitHub
4 167 (2.43%) SaaS
5 92 (1.34%) Amazon EC2
6 62 (0.90%) PaaS
7 53 (0.77%) IaaS
8 49 (0.71%) Google Play
9 37 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
10 33 (0.48%) Slack
11 28 (0.41%) G Suite
11 28 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
12 27 (0.39%) Office 365
13 15 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
14 13 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
15 11 (0.16%) OpenShift
16 10 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
17 9 (0.13%) Amazon S3
18 8 (0.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
19 6 (0.087%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 293 (4.26%) Internet
2 163 (2.37%) HTTP
3 36 (0.52%) SMTP
3 36 (0.52%) SSL
4 31 (0.45%) HTTPS
5 27 (0.39%) SSH
6 26 (0.38%) TCP/IP
7 9 (0.13%) LDAP
8 8 (0.12%) Network Security
9 7 (0.10%) Intranet
9 7 (0.10%) Wireshark
10 4 (0.058%) AMQP
10 4 (0.058%) DNS
10 4 (0.058%) DSL
10 4 (0.058%) IPsec
10 4 (0.058%) IPv6
10 4 (0.058%) Kerberos
11 3 (0.044%) BIG-IP
11 3 (0.044%) Firewall
11 3 (0.044%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1996 (29.05%) SQL Server
2 1254 (18.25%) SQL Server 2014
3 1191 (17.34%) NoSQL
4 571 (8.31%) MongoDB
5 513 (7.47%) MySQL
6 285 (4.15%) Big Data
7 282 (4.10%) Relational Database
8 208 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
9 183 (2.66%) PostgreSQL
10 161 (2.34%) Hadoop
11 157 (2.29%) Redis
12 89 (1.30%) RDBMS
13 66 (0.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 60 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
15 52 (0.76%) CouchDB
16 46 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 40 (0.58%) Apache Hive
18 38 (0.55%) RavenDB
19 33 (0.48%) HBase
20 31 (0.45%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 1811 (26.36%) Git (software)
2 1398 (20.35%) Selenium
3 1140 (16.59%) Cucumber
4 1013 (14.75%) Jenkins
5 677 (9.85%) JIRA
6 546 (7.95%) JUnit
7 519 (7.55%) WebDriver
8 476 (6.93%) SpecFlow
9 412 (6.00%) NUnit
10 408 (5.94%) Maven
11 368 (5.36%) TeamCity
12 342 (4.98%) Team Foundation Server
13 255 (3.71%) Subversion
14 240 (3.49%) Rhino Mocks
15 231 (3.36%) SoapUI
16 228 (3.32%) Moq
17 198 (2.88%) Visual Studio
18 190 (2.77%) Gradle
19 173 (2.52%) Mockito
20 163 (2.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 958 (13.94%) Finance
2 506 (7.37%) Games
3 372 (5.41%) Marketing
4 354 (5.15%) Retail
5 234 (3.41%) Advertising
6 186 (2.71%) Banking
7 127 (1.85%) Telecoms
8 126 (1.83%) Electronics
9 93 (1.35%) Publishing
10 85 (1.24%) Manufacturing
11 75 (1.09%) Music Industry
12 73 (1.06%) Law
13 57 (0.83%) Legal
14 42 (0.61%) Back Office
15 35 (0.51%) Financial Institution
16 33 (0.48%) Front Office
17 20 (0.29%) Investment Banking
18 18 (0.26%) Multimedia
19 15 (0.22%) Automotive
20 10 (0.15%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 4423 (64.38%) Developer
2 1895 (27.58%) .NET Developer
3 1072 (15.60%) C# Developer
4 1006 (14.64%) Java Developer
5 838 (12.20%) Senior Developer
6 820 (11.94%) C# .NET Developer
7 504 (7.34%) Analyst
8 492 (7.16%) ASP.NET Developer
9 474 (6.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 469 (6.83%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 398 (5.79%) Agile Developer
12 396 (5.76%) Software Engineer
13 383 (5.57%) Tester
14 364 (5.30%) Software Developer
15 330 (4.80%) Test Engineer
16 315 (4.59%) Test Analyst
17 299 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
18 295 (4.29%) Senior Java Developer
19 286 (4.16%) QA Engineer
20 279 (4.06%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2660 (38.72%) .NET
2 2019 (29.39%) ASP.NET
3 1817 (26.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1576 (22.94%) HTML
5 1575 (22.93%) RESTful
6 1480 (21.54%) AngularJS
7 1365 (19.87%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1352 (19.68%) CSS
9 1291 (18.79%) Node.js
10 1241 (18.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 1108 (16.13%) WCF
12 909 (13.23%) Web Services
13 879 (12.79%) .NET Framework
14 840 (12.23%) REST
15 796 (11.59%) Spring
16 792 (11.53%) HTML5
17 716 (10.42%) Entity Framework
18 672 (9.78%) jQuery
19 628 (9.14%) KnockoutJS
20 587 (8.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 369 (5.37%) Computer Science
2 320 (4.66%) Enterprise Software
3 319 (4.64%) Mobile App
4 252 (3.67%) User Experience
5 233 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
6 124 (1.80%) Client/Server
7 118 (1.72%) Fintech
8 106 (1.54%) iPad
9 105 (1.53%) Data Structures
10 104 (1.51%) Algorithms
11 96 (1.40%) Tandem
12 94 (1.37%) Inversion of Control
13 84 (1.22%) Blog
14 71 (1.03%) Mathematics
15 66 (0.96%) iPhone
16 65 (0.95%) Social Network
17 62 (0.90%) Social Media
18 61 (0.89%) BBC
19 60 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 60 (0.87%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 567 (8.25%) Linux
2 387 (5.63%) Windows
3 284 (4.13%) Android
4 277 (4.03%) Apple iOS
5 208 (3.03%) Unix
6 24 (0.35%) Windows Phone
7 21 (0.31%) Ubuntu
8 19 (0.28%) Windows Server
9 17 (0.25%) VMS
10 13 (0.19%) Debian
11 10 (0.15%) Mac OS
11 10 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (0.12%) CentOS
13 7 (0.10%) Mac OS X
14 6 (0.087%) CoreOS
15 5 (0.073%) Windows 7
15 5 (0.073%) Windows 8
16 4 (0.058%) FreeBSD
17 3 (0.044%) Kali Linux
18 2 (0.029%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5994 (87.25%) Agile Software Development
2 5770 (83.99%) TDD
3 2668 (38.84%) Scrum
4 2409 (35.07%) MVC
5 1583 (23.04%) Continuous Integration
6 1239 (18.03%) Web Application Development
7 1171 (17.05%) OO
8 1086 (15.81%) Software Engineering
9 1084 (15.78%) Kanban
10 805 (11.72%) E-Commerce
11 749 (10.90%) Test Automation
12 606 (8.82%) SDLC
13 576 (8.38%) Mentoring
14 552 (8.03%) Unit Testing
15 507 (7.38%) DevOps
16 489 (7.12%) Web Development
17 481 (7.00%) Automated Testing
18 449 (6.54%) Microservices
19 443 (6.45%) OOP
20 430 (6.26%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2981 (43.39%) C#
2 2510 (36.54%) Java
3 2175 (31.66%) JavaScript
4 1304 (18.98%) Ruby
5 1267 (18.44%) SQL
6 552 (8.03%) Scala
7 551 (8.02%) Python
8 406 (5.91%) PHP
9 223 (3.25%) C++
10 161 (2.34%) Groovy
11 151 (2.20%) T-SQL
11 151 (2.20%) VB.NET
12 140 (2.04%) Objective-C
13 123 (1.79%) Bash Shell
14 118 (1.72%) F#
15 114 (1.66%) C
16 103 (1.50%) Clojure
16 103 (1.50%) ES6
16 103 (1.50%) VB
17 100 (1.46%) Go
Qualifications
1 572 (8.33%) Degree
2 323 (4.70%) ISTQB
3 315 (4.59%) ISEB
4 145 (2.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 62 (0.90%) Security Cleared
6 48 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 34 (0.49%) PhD
8 29 (0.42%) MCSD
9 28 (0.41%) SC Cleared
10 27 (0.39%) MCAD
10 27 (0.39%) MCP
10 27 (0.39%) MCTS
11 19 (0.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 13 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 10 (0.15%) Oracle Certification
14 9 (0.13%) OCP
14 9 (0.13%) PMI Certification
15 8 (0.12%) PMP
16 4 (0.058%) DV Cleared
17 3 (0.044%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1104 (16.07%) QA
2 186 (2.71%) SDET
3 42 (0.61%) ISO 9001
4 22 (0.32%) ISO 14001
5 21 (0.31%) DICOM
6 20 (0.29%) ISO13485
7 18 (0.26%) GCP
8 4 (0.058%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.058%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (0.044%) Actionable Recommendations
9 3 (0.044%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.044%) WCAG
10 2 (0.029%) Disclosure Scotland
10 2 (0.029%) FATCA
10 2 (0.029%) ISO20022
10 2 (0.029%) SLA
10 2 (0.029%) WAI
11 1 (0.015%) Basel III
11 1 (0.015%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.015%) HL7
System Software
1 199 (2.90%) Docker
2 67 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
4 26 (0.38%) HDFS
5 24 (0.35%) Firmware
6 15 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 15 (0.22%) Varnish
7 14 (0.20%) vSphere
8 12 (0.17%) Active Directory
9 9 (0.13%) VMware ESX
10 8 (0.12%) Hyper-V
11 6 (0.087%) Apache Flume
12 5 (0.073%) VirtualBox
13 3 (0.044%) iptables
Systems Management
1 183 (2.66%) Puppet
2 129 (1.88%) Opscode Chef
3 94 (1.37%) Ansible
4 50 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
5 42 (0.61%) Kibana
6 29 (0.42%) Kubernetes
7 26 (0.38%) Mesos
8 19 (0.28%) yum
9 17 (0.25%) logstash
10 16 (0.23%) Grafana
11 14 (0.20%) Terraform
12 9 (0.13%) Graphite
13 6 (0.087%) Icinga
13 6 (0.087%) Tivoli
14 5 (0.073%) Hadoop YARN
14 5 (0.073%) HAProxy
14 5 (0.073%) Nagios
14 5 (0.073%) Oozie
14 5 (0.073%) Salt
15 4 (0.058%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 701 (10.20%) Microsoft
2 296 (4.31%) Oracle
3 292 (4.25%) Google
4 182 (2.65%) Facebook
5 134 (1.95%) Apple
6 125 (1.82%) Atlassian
7 80 (1.16%) SAP
8 75 (1.09%) HP
9 69 (1.00%) VMware
10 67 (0.98%) Adobe
11 66 (0.96%) hybris
12 63 (0.92%) Yahoo!
13 61 (0.89%) Sitecore
14 57 (0.83%) Sony
15 40 (0.58%) Xamarin
16 37 (0.54%) Splunk
17 34 (0.49%) Tableau
18 32 (0.47%) PayPal
19 30 (0.44%) EPiServer
19 30 (0.44%) Red Hat
Woking, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Colston Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Stratospherec
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £44,000 per annum Upto 44K + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Save The Children
Salary: From £48,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25k to 45k DOE
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
AdRoc Group
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum Upto 75K + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + + 10% Pension + 20% Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
North London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + share options
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago