The table below looks at the statistics 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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 87 105 147
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +42
Permanent jobs citing BDD 3254 2891 2034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 3.19% 2.63% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.77% 3.18% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2849 2529 1886
Average 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 £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
86254 90952 83241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.49% 82.73% 80.93%
Number of salaries quoted 71278 74182 69352
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 2015. 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 +12 1938 £57,500 +4.54% 289
South East +7 399 £45,000 - 70
North West +40 192 £40,000 - 57
East Midlands +71 148 £40,000 +6.66% 20
West Midlands +29 138 £40,000 -2.43% 16
South West +43 135 £37,500 -25.00% 15
East of England -7 135 £50,000 - 15
Yorkshire -1 133 £45,000 +20.00% 16
North East +13 28 £37,500 - 3
BDD
UK

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 5550 (86.68%) Agile Software Development
2 5466 (85.37%) TDD
3 3144 (49.10%) C#
4 2932 (45.79%) .NET
5 2697 (42.12%) MVC
6 2577 (40.25%) Scrum
7 2258 (35.26%) SQL Server
8 2200 (34.36%) ASP.NET
9 2121 (33.13%) JavaScript
10 2055 (32.09%) Java
11 1954 (30.52%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1735 (27.10%) Continuous Integration
13 1684 (26.30%) Git (software)
14 1602 (25.02%) HTML
15 1467 (22.91%) OO
16 1441 (22.51%) CSS
17 1420 (22.18%) SQL
18 1397 (21.82%) RESTful
19 1328 (20.74%) Ruby
20 1292 (20.18%) Web Application Development
21 1285 (20.07%) ASP.NET Web API
22 1174 (18.34%) Node.js
23 1172 (18.30%) WCF
24 1163 (18.16%) NoSQL
25 1130 (17.65%) Selenium
26 1102 (17.21%) QA
27 1024 (15.99%) Finance
28 991 (15.48%) Web Services
28 991 (15.48%) E-Commerce
29 988 (15.43%) AngularJS

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 1174 (18.34%) Node.js
2 183 (2.86%) Apache
3 162 (2.53%) Tomcat
4 160 (2.50%) CMS
5 148 (2.31%) IIS
6 121 (1.89%) JBoss
7 117 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
8 116 (1.81%) Confluence
9 101 (1.58%) nginx
10 81 (1.27%) Apache Solr
11 71 (1.11%) NServiceBus
12 68 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
13 63 (0.98%) SharePoint
13 63 (0.98%) WebSphere
14 60 (0.94%) Apache Spark
15 55 (0.86%) Umbraco
16 54 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
17 35 (0.55%) WebLogic
18 32 (0.50%) Kentico
19 29 (0.45%) Drupal
Applications
1 242 (3.78%) MS Excel
2 24 (0.37%) MS Office
3 23 (0.36%) Photoshop
4 20 (0.31%) Mingle
5 16 (0.25%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.12%) MS Project
6 8 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.016%) GIMP
7 1 (0.016%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.016%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.016%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 44 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 27 (0.42%) Magento
3 6 (0.094%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.078%) Shopify
4 5 (0.078%) Summit
5 4 (0.062%) Odoo
6 3 (0.047%) Endur
7 2 (0.031%) RMDS
7 2 (0.031%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.031%) Agresso
7 2 (0.031%) Towers Watson Igloo
7 2 (0.031%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.031%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.031%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.031%) Sage 200
7 2 (0.031%) Sage ERP X3
8 1 (0.016%) ReMetrica
8 1 (0.016%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.016%) JDE OneWorld
8 1 (0.016%) Sophis RISQUE
Cloud Services
1 303 (4.73%) Amazon AWS
2 188 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 113 (1.76%) GitHub
4 91 (1.42%) SaaS
5 52 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
6 44 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
7 34 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
8 24 (0.37%) IaaS
9 21 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
10 19 (0.30%) Sumo Logic
11 16 (0.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 14 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 14 (0.22%) PaaS
12 14 (0.22%) Heroku
13 10 (0.16%) Amazon S3
13 10 (0.16%) Rackspace Cloud
14 8 (0.12%) AWS OpsWorks
15 7 (0.11%) Trello
16 6 (0.094%) CodePlex
17 4 (0.062%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 439 (6.86%) Internet
2 150 (2.34%) HTTP
3 39 (0.61%) Broadband
4 38 (0.59%) DNS
5 31 (0.48%) TCP/IP
6 12 (0.19%) AMQP
6 12 (0.19%) Network Security
7 11 (0.17%) DHCP
7 11 (0.17%) FTP
8 10 (0.16%) LDAP
8 10 (0.16%) Unified Communications
9 9 (0.14%) Intranet
9 9 (0.14%) SSL
10 7 (0.11%) Extranet
11 6 (0.094%) Firewall
11 6 (0.094%) Wireless
11 6 (0.094%) HTTPS
12 5 (0.078%) DSL
13 4 (0.062%) WEP
14 3 (0.047%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2258 (35.26%) SQL Server
2 1163 (18.16%) NoSQL
3 649 (10.14%) MongoDB
4 470 (7.34%) MySQL
5 326 (5.09%) Relational Database
6 207 (3.23%) Redis
7 200 (3.12%) Apache Cassandra
8 170 (2.66%) Big Data
9 167 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
10 148 (2.31%) Hadoop
11 86 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
12 84 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
13 80 (1.25%) RavenDB
13 80 (1.25%) RDBMS
14 73 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 66 (1.03%) Apache Hive
16 54 (0.84%) CouchDB
17 45 (0.70%) Oracle Database
18 43 (0.67%) MarkLogic
19 41 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1684 (26.30%) Git (software)
2 1130 (17.65%) Selenium
3 975 (15.23%) Cucumber
4 613 (9.57%) Jenkins
5 602 (9.40%) WebDriver
6 566 (8.84%) NUnit
7 474 (7.40%) JUnit
8 468 (7.31%) SpecFlow
9 467 (7.29%) JIRA
10 371 (5.79%) Subversion
11 337 (5.26%) Rhino Mocks
12 335 (5.23%) Maven
13 297 (4.64%) Moq
14 272 (4.25%) TeamCity
15 254 (3.97%) Team Foundation Server
16 221 (3.45%) Jasmine
17 215 (3.36%) Visual Studio
18 166 (2.59%) SoapUI
19 154 (2.41%) Mockito
20 146 (2.28%) JBehave
General
1 1024 (15.99%) Finance
2 503 (7.86%) Retail
3 444 (6.93%) Games
4 363 (5.67%) Marketing
5 245 (3.83%) Advertising
6 243 (3.80%) Banking
7 171 (2.67%) Telecoms
8 125 (1.95%) Back Office
9 90 (1.41%) Law
10 82 (1.28%) Publishing
11 73 (1.14%) Manufacturing
12 60 (0.94%) Front Office
13 55 (0.86%) Music Industry
14 52 (0.81%) Investment Banking
15 51 (0.80%) Electronics
16 48 (0.75%) Automotive
17 33 (0.52%) Online Betting
18 23 (0.36%) Financial Institution
19 20 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
19 20 (0.31%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4251 (66.39%) Developer
2 1764 (27.55%) .NET Developer
3 834 (13.03%) Senior Developer
4 682 (10.65%) Java Developer
5 517 (8.07%) Analyst
6 445 (6.95%) C# Developer
7 352 (5.50%) Tester
8 302 (4.72%) Software Engineer
9 300 (4.69%) C# .NET Developer
10 270 (4.22%) Test Analyst
11 269 (4.20%) Software Developer
12 231 (3.61%) Senior Java Developer
13 217 (3.39%) Junior
14 202 (3.15%) Junior Developer
14 202 (3.15%) Senior .NET Developer
15 200 (3.12%) Agile .NET Developer
16 190 (2.97%) Lead Developer
17 171 (2.67%) Web Developer
18 168 (2.62%) Front-End Developer
19 167 (2.61%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2932 (45.79%) .NET
2 2200 (34.36%) ASP.NET
3 1954 (30.52%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1602 (25.02%) HTML
5 1441 (22.51%) CSS
6 1397 (21.82%) RESTful
7 1285 (20.07%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1172 (18.30%) WCF
9 991 (15.48%) Web Services
10 988 (15.43%) AngularJS
11 886 (13.84%) jQuery
12 834 (13.03%) .NET Framework
13 788 (12.31%) Spring
14 727 (11.35%) HTML5
15 592 (9.25%) REST
16 579 (9.04%) XML
17 502 (7.84%) Entity Framework
18 452 (7.06%) CSS3
19 413 (6.45%) KnockoutJS
20 389 (6.08%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 427 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 375 (5.86%) Computer Science
3 316 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
4 252 (3.94%) User Experience
5 227 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
6 155 (2.42%) Blog
7 150 (2.34%) Social Media
8 147 (2.30%) BBC
9 101 (1.58%) Hedge funds
9 101 (1.58%) Inversion of Control
10 88 (1.37%) Smartphone
11 86 (1.34%) Client/Server
12 78 (1.22%) Tandem
13 70 (1.09%) DTV
14 69 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 54 (0.84%) Equities
16 53 (0.83%) Replication
16 53 (0.83%) iPhone
17 52 (0.81%) N-Tier
18 48 (0.75%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 690 (10.78%) Linux
2 458 (7.15%) Windows
3 316 (4.94%) UNIX
4 301 (4.70%) Android
5 293 (4.58%) Apple iOS
6 36 (0.56%) Mac OS X
7 35 (0.55%) CoreOS
8 31 (0.48%) Windows 7
8 31 (0.48%) Debian
9 24 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
10 20 (0.31%) Windows 8
11 19 (0.30%) Windows Vista
11 19 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
11 19 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (0.30%) Windows XP
12 16 (0.25%) CentOS
13 14 (0.22%) Windows Phone
14 7 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
15 6 (0.094%) Windows Phone 8
16 5 (0.078%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5550 (86.68%) Agile Software Development
2 5466 (85.37%) TDD
3 2697 (42.12%) MVC
4 2577 (40.25%) Scrum
5 1735 (27.10%) Continuous Integration
6 1467 (22.91%) OO
7 1292 (20.18%) Web Application Development
8 991 (15.48%) E-Commerce
9 971 (15.16%) Kanban
10 892 (13.93%) Software Engineering
11 720 (11.24%) Test Automation
12 689 (10.76%) Open Source
13 567 (8.86%) Pair Programming
14 551 (8.61%) Automated Testing
15 509 (7.95%) Unit Testing
15 509 (7.95%) SDLC
16 460 (7.18%) Continuous Delivery
17 415 (6.48%) Mentoring
18 393 (6.14%) Domain-Driven Design
19 368 (5.75%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 3144 (49.10%) C#
2 2121 (33.13%) JavaScript
3 2055 (32.09%) Java
4 1420 (22.18%) SQL
5 1328 (20.74%) Ruby
6 635 (9.92%) PHP
7 529 (8.26%) Python
8 282 (4.40%) C++
8 282 (4.40%) Scala
9 207 (3.23%) T-SQL
10 206 (3.22%) Groovy
11 152 (2.37%) VB.NET
12 121 (1.89%) Objective-C
13 99 (1.55%) Bash Shell
14 97 (1.51%) VB
15 91 (1.42%) Go
16 85 (1.33%) Perl
17 77 (1.20%) PowerShell
18 66 (1.03%) C
19 55 (0.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 742 (11.59%) Degree
2 240 (3.75%) ISEB
3 122 (1.91%) ISTQB
4 55 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 51 (0.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 35 (0.55%) MCSD
7 34 (0.53%) MCTS
8 30 (0.47%) MCP
9 26 (0.41%) MCAD
10 25 (0.39%) Security Cleared
11 23 (0.36%) PhD
11 23 (0.36%) PMI Certification
12 19 (0.30%) PMP
13 12 (0.19%) HND
13 12 (0.19%) SC Cleared
14 8 (0.12%) MCSE
15 4 (0.062%) MCPD
16 2 (0.031%) MBA
16 2 (0.031%) Postgraduate
16 2 (0.031%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1102 (17.21%) QA
2 19 (0.30%) ISO 9001
3 12 (0.19%) WCAG
4 9 (0.14%) SLA
5 5 (0.078%) ISO 14001
5 5 (0.078%) HL7
6 3 (0.047%) WAI
7 2 (0.031%) GCP
8 1 (0.016%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 82 (1.28%) Docker
2 47 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (0.52%) HDFS
4 26 (0.41%) Varnish
5 23 (0.36%) VirtualBox
6 13 (0.20%) iptables
7 12 (0.19%) Hyper-V
8 8 (0.12%) Active Directory
9 6 (0.094%) LXC
10 3 (0.047%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (0.047%) Apache Flume
11 2 (0.031%) KVM
11 2 (0.031%) Oracle Clusterware
12 1 (0.016%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 221 (3.45%) Puppet
2 170 (2.66%) Opscode Chef
3 86 (1.34%) Ansible
4 71 (1.11%) Vagrant
5 42 (0.66%) Salt
6 30 (0.47%) Nagios
7 21 (0.33%) Capistrano
7 21 (0.33%) Kubernetes
8 19 (0.30%) ZABBIX
9 15 (0.23%) logstash
10 12 (0.19%) WMI
11 11 (0.17%) Apache Shiro
12 9 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
13 8 (0.12%) Business Desktop Deployment
14 3 (0.047%) Mesos
14 3 (0.047%) Oozie
15 2 (0.031%) HAProxy
15 2 (0.031%) StatsD
15 2 (0.031%) Graphite
15 2 (0.031%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 671 (10.48%) Microsoft
2 471 (7.36%) Oracle
3 283 (4.42%) Google
4 271 (4.23%) Facebook
5 135 (2.11%) Apple
6 132 (2.06%) Yahoo!
7 126 (1.97%) Zend
8 108 (1.69%) Sony
9 77 (1.20%) Sitecore
10 69 (1.08%) SAP
10 69 (1.08%) IBM
11 61 (0.95%) Atlassian
12 57 (0.89%) hybris
13 48 (0.75%) VMware
14 41 (0.64%) EPiServer
15 33 (0.52%) Splunk
15 33 (0.52%) Twitter
15 33 (0.52%) SaltStack
16 30 (0.47%) Rackspace
17 27 (0.42%) HP
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