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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
UK / England
Rank 64 75 105
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +30
Permanent jobs citing BDD 3661 3404 2868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.65% 3.56% 2.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.24% 4.03% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3243 3045 2537
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
69855 84428 85063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.80% 88.34% 86.68%
Number of salaries quoted 57847 70926 70359
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 1749 £60,000 +9.09% 261
South East +66 564 £45,000 - 62
North West +23 294 £40,000 - 39
South West +78 288 £45,000 +5.88% 30
Yorkshire +30 270 £45,000 +12.50% 40
East of England +31 241 £45,000 -5.26% 32
West Midlands +25 129 £45,000 +5.88% 15
East Midlands -5 83 £47,500 +11.76% 14
North East +28 45 £40,000 +6.66% 7
Midlands - 1 £40,000 - 1
BDD
UK

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 6091 (87.36%) Agile Software Development
2 5885 (84.41%) TDD
3 3103 (44.51%) C#
4 2782 (39.90%) .NET
5 2541 (36.45%) Scrum
6 2492 (35.74%) Java
7 2483 (35.61%) MVC
8 2299 (32.97%) JavaScript
9 2092 (30.01%) ASP.NET
10 2049 (29.39%) SQL Server
11 1883 (27.01%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1706 (24.47%) Git (software)
13 1638 (23.49%) RESTful
14 1553 (22.27%) AngularJS
15 1534 (22.00%) Continuous Integration
16 1518 (21.77%) HTML
17 1516 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web API
18 1376 (19.74%) Selenium
19 1350 (19.36%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 1340 (19.22%) Web Application Development
21 1292 (18.53%) Ruby
22 1285 (18.43%) CSS
23 1279 (18.34%) SQL Server 2014
24 1266 (18.16%) Node.js
25 1233 (17.69%) SQL
26 1232 (17.67%) NoSQL
27 1164 (16.70%) QA
28 1147 (16.45%) WCF
29 1144 (16.41%) OO
30 1116 (16.01%) Finance

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
1 260 (3.73%) Confluence
2 200 (2.87%) Tomcat
3 197 (2.83%) Elasticsearch
4 166 (2.38%) CMS
5 143 (2.05%) Apache
6 132 (1.89%) JBoss
7 105 (1.51%) Apache Spark
8 102 (1.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 92 (1.32%) IIS
10 71 (1.02%) SharePoint
11 63 (0.90%) Umbraco
11 63 (0.90%) WebSphere
12 61 (0.87%) Mule
12 61 (0.87%) Mule ESB
13 49 (0.70%) WebLogic
14 47 (0.67%) WordPress
15 46 (0.66%) Apache Solr
15 46 (0.66%) Drupal
16 44 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
17 41 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 255 (3.66%) MS Excel
2 19 (0.27%) MS Office
3 13 (0.19%) MS Project
3 13 (0.19%) Photoshop
4 10 (0.14%) SPSS
5 6 (0.086%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.057%) Fireworks
6 4 (0.057%) InVision
6 4 (0.057%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.043%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.029%) InDesign
8 2 (0.029%) Mingle
9 1 (0.014%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 75 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 36 (0.52%) Magento
3 34 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
4 19 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
5 11 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (0.10%) SAP Hybris
7 5 (0.072%) Shopify
8 4 (0.057%) Oracle ERP
9 3 (0.043%) WebTrends
10 2 (0.029%) Oracle BPM
10 2 (0.029%) Oracle CRM
10 2 (0.029%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (0.029%) SAP Business One
11 1 (0.014%) BASE24
11 1 (0.014%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 571 (8.19%) Amazon AWS
2 366 (5.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 180 (2.58%) GitHub
4 171 (2.45%) SaaS
5 92 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
6 45 (0.65%) Google Play
7 41 (0.59%) G Suite
7 41 (0.59%) Office 365
7 41 (0.59%) Slack
8 31 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
9 29 (0.42%) IaaS
9 29 (0.42%) PaaS
10 28 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
11 15 (0.22%) Amazon EMR
12 13 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
13 10 (0.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 9 (0.13%) Amazon S3
15 7 (0.10%) Amazon Kinesis
16 5 (0.072%) AWS CloudFormation
16 5 (0.072%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 300 (4.30%) Internet
2 133 (1.91%) HTTP
3 28 (0.40%) SSL
4 27 (0.39%) TCP/IP
5 20 (0.29%) SMTP
5 20 (0.29%) SSH
6 15 (0.22%) LDAP
7 13 (0.19%) HTTPS
8 12 (0.17%) Skype
9 8 (0.11%) Kerberos
10 7 (0.10%) IMAP
11 5 (0.072%) DNS
11 5 (0.072%) Intranet
11 5 (0.072%) Wireshark
12 4 (0.057%) Wireless
13 3 (0.043%) BIG-IP
13 3 (0.043%) Extranet
13 3 (0.043%) FTP
13 3 (0.043%) POP3
13 3 (0.043%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2049 (29.39%) SQL Server
2 1279 (18.34%) SQL Server 2014
3 1232 (17.67%) NoSQL
4 530 (7.60%) MongoDB
5 430 (6.17%) MySQL
6 274 (3.93%) Big Data
7 249 (3.57%) Relational Database
8 160 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
9 139 (1.99%) Hadoop
10 137 (1.97%) Apache Cassandra
11 107 (1.53%) Redis
12 85 (1.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 79 (1.13%) RDBMS
14 77 (1.10%) SQL Server 2016
15 54 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 50 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
17 37 (0.53%) CouchDB
18 33 (0.47%) RavenDB
19 30 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
20 29 (0.42%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 1706 (24.47%) Git (software)
2 1376 (19.74%) Selenium
3 1050 (15.06%) Cucumber
4 916 (13.14%) Jenkins
5 652 (9.35%) JIRA
6 594 (8.52%) WebDriver
7 470 (6.74%) JUnit
8 424 (6.08%) Maven
9 416 (5.97%) SpecFlow
10 368 (5.28%) NUnit
11 356 (5.11%) TeamCity
12 346 (4.96%) Team Foundation Server
13 236 (3.38%) SoapUI
14 215 (3.08%) Moq
15 212 (3.04%) Rhino Mocks
16 201 (2.88%) Visual Studio
17 196 (2.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 193 (2.77%) Subversion
19 170 (2.44%) JMeter
20 164 (2.35%) Appium
General
1 1116 (16.01%) Finance
2 475 (6.81%) Games
3 406 (5.82%) Retail
4 377 (5.41%) Marketing
5 232 (3.33%) Advertising
6 230 (3.30%) Banking
7 146 (2.09%) Telecoms
8 123 (1.76%) Electronics
9 97 (1.39%) Manufacturing
10 88 (1.26%) Music Industry
11 86 (1.23%) Publishing
12 52 (0.75%) Back Office
13 41 (0.59%) Law
14 38 (0.55%) Legal
15 33 (0.47%) Front Office
16 32 (0.46%) Investment Banking
17 26 (0.37%) Financial Institution
18 23 (0.33%) Automotive
19 17 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
20 14 (0.20%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 4426 (63.48%) Developer
2 1934 (27.74%) .NET Developer
3 1070 (15.35%) C# Developer
4 939 (13.47%) Java Developer
5 759 (10.89%) C# .NET Developer
6 758 (10.87%) Senior Developer
7 511 (7.33%) Analyst
8 451 (6.47%) ASP.NET Developer
9 439 (6.30%) Tester
10 437 (6.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 417 (5.98%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 408 (5.85%) Test Engineer
13 379 (5.44%) Agile Developer
14 344 (4.93%) Test Analyst
15 334 (4.79%) Automation Tester
16 331 (4.75%) Software Engineer
17 314 (4.50%) Software Developer
18 305 (4.37%) JavaScript Developer
19 274 (3.93%) Senior Java Developer
20 273 (3.92%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2782 (39.90%) .NET
2 2092 (30.01%) ASP.NET
3 1883 (27.01%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1638 (23.49%) RESTful
5 1553 (22.27%) AngularJS
6 1518 (21.77%) HTML
7 1516 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1350 (19.36%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 1285 (18.43%) CSS
10 1266 (18.16%) Node.js
11 1147 (16.45%) WCF
12 919 (13.18%) .NET Framework
13 896 (12.85%) Web Services
14 788 (11.30%) REST
15 757 (10.86%) HTML5
16 749 (10.74%) Spring
17 733 (10.51%) Entity Framework
18 678 (9.72%) KnockoutJS
19 639 (9.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 621 (8.91%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 368 (5.28%) Computer Science
2 326 (4.68%) Mobile App
3 320 (4.59%) Enterprise Software
4 283 (4.06%) User Experience
5 235 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
6 159 (2.28%) Fintech
7 131 (1.88%) Client/Server
8 92 (1.32%) Tandem
9 88 (1.26%) iPad
10 83 (1.19%) Data Structures
11 82 (1.18%) Algorithms
12 81 (1.16%) Social Network
13 80 (1.15%) Social Media
14 74 (1.06%) BBC
15 58 (0.83%) Virtual Team
16 55 (0.79%) Digital TV
17 53 (0.76%) Blog
18 42 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 41 (0.59%) Management Information System
20 38 (0.55%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 536 (7.69%) Linux
2 364 (5.22%) Windows
3 253 (3.63%) Android
4 220 (3.16%) Apple iOS
5 156 (2.24%) Unix
6 21 (0.30%) Windows Server
7 18 (0.26%) Windows Phone
8 16 (0.23%) CentOS
9 14 (0.20%) Ubuntu
10 9 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (0.10%) Kali Linux
11 7 (0.10%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.072%) CoreOS
12 5 (0.072%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.043%) VMS
14 2 (0.029%) FreeBSD
15 1 (0.014%) Fedora
15 1 (0.014%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.014%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.014%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6091 (87.36%) Agile Software Development
2 5885 (84.41%) TDD
3 2541 (36.45%) Scrum
4 2483 (35.61%) MVC
5 1534 (22.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1340 (19.22%) Web Application Development
7 1144 (16.41%) OO
8 1069 (15.33%) Software Engineering
9 1046 (15.00%) Kanban
10 875 (12.55%) Test Automation
11 776 (11.13%) E-Commerce
12 586 (8.41%) SDLC
13 575 (8.25%) DevOps
14 559 (8.02%) Mentoring
15 507 (7.27%) Unit Testing
16 499 (7.16%) Automated Testing
17 495 (7.10%) Web Development
18 479 (6.87%) Microservices
19 457 (6.55%) Continuous Delivery
20 447 (6.41%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 3103 (44.51%) C#
2 2492 (35.74%) Java
3 2299 (32.97%) JavaScript
4 1292 (18.53%) Ruby
5 1233 (17.69%) SQL
6 586 (8.41%) Python
7 435 (6.24%) Scala
8 375 (5.38%) PHP
9 187 (2.68%) VB.NET
10 169 (2.42%) C++
11 154 (2.21%) T-SQL
12 121 (1.74%) Groovy
13 117 (1.68%) ES6
14 108 (1.55%) VB
15 104 (1.49%) C
15 104 (1.49%) PL/SQL
16 91 (1.31%) Clojure
16 91 (1.31%) F#
17 87 (1.25%) TypeScript
18 86 (1.23%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 558 (8.00%) Degree
2 336 (4.82%) ISEB
3 327 (4.69%) ISTQB
4 136 (1.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 68 (0.98%) Security Cleared
6 42 (0.60%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 37 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 35 (0.50%) SC Cleared
9 33 (0.47%) PhD
10 27 (0.39%) MCAD
10 27 (0.39%) MCP
10 27 (0.39%) MCSD
10 27 (0.39%) MCTS
11 14 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 7 (0.10%) Sun Certification
13 4 (0.057%) AWS Certification
14 3 (0.043%) BC Cleared
14 3 (0.043%) OCP
14 3 (0.043%) Oracle Certification
14 3 (0.043%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1164 (16.70%) QA
2 214 (3.07%) SDET
3 32 (0.46%) ISO 9001
4 31 (0.44%) ISO 14001
5 13 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (0.16%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.10%) GCP
8 5 (0.072%) WCAG
9 3 (0.043%) Actionable Recommendations
9 3 (0.043%) SLA
10 2 (0.029%) Basel III
10 2 (0.029%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.029%) DICOM
10 2 (0.029%) Dodd-Frank
10 2 (0.029%) FATCA
10 2 (0.029%) ISO20022
11 1 (0.014%) HL7
11 1 (0.014%) ISO13485
System Software
1 202 (2.90%) Docker
2 31 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
3 28 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (0.39%) Firmware
5 15 (0.22%) HDFS
6 14 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 13 (0.19%) vSphere
8 9 (0.13%) Active Directory
9 6 (0.086%) Apache Flume
9 6 (0.086%) Varnish
10 5 (0.072%) VirtualBox
11 4 (0.057%) iptables
12 3 (0.043%) Dovecot
Systems Management
1 167 (2.40%) Puppet
2 137 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
3 101 (1.45%) Ansible
4 60 (0.86%) Kibana
5 45 (0.65%) Kubernetes
6 38 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
7 26 (0.37%) Mesos
8 14 (0.20%) Terraform
9 11 (0.16%) logstash
10 10 (0.14%) Grafana
11 8 (0.11%) Tivoli
12 6 (0.086%) Capistrano
12 6 (0.086%) Hadoop YARN
12 6 (0.086%) HAProxy
12 6 (0.086%) Icinga
12 6 (0.086%) Nagios
12 6 (0.086%) Packer
12 6 (0.086%) Salt
12 6 (0.086%) ZABBIX
13 5 (0.072%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 734 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 295 (4.23%) Google
3 248 (3.56%) Oracle
4 207 (2.97%) Facebook
5 148 (2.12%) Apple
6 129 (1.85%) Adobe
7 90 (1.29%) SAP
8 78 (1.12%) Atlassian
9 72 (1.03%) Sony
9 72 (1.03%) Yahoo!
10 70 (1.00%) HP
11 60 (0.86%) Coverity
12 57 (0.82%) Xamarin
13 56 (0.80%) hybris
13 56 (0.80%) Sitecore
14 52 (0.75%) Red Hat
15 39 (0.56%) IBM
15 39 (0.56%) PayPal
16 33 (0.47%) VMware
17 29 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
York, North Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Annual Bonus 10%, Full Company Pensi
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Equity
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Avon
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Movement8
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: Competitive Salary plus excellent benefits.
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Equity
Posted: 10 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Tiro Partners
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + share options
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Equity
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
West London
QVC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: Yesterday