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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 96 123 184
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +61
Permanent jobs citing BDD 3061 2318 1729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.86% 2.32% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.49% 2.86% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2539 2073 1577
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
87806 81031 86649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.09% 81.19% 79.25%
Number of salaries quoted 70747 67265 73911
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 +13 1906 £55,000 - 195
South East +49 446 £45,000 +5.88% 38
North West +12 179 £40,000 +3.89% 31
East of England +39 144 £42,500 -10.52% 13
South West +52 136 £45,000 +12.50% 16
Yorkshire -37 93 £38,250 +9.28% 15
West Midlands +57 88 £41,000 -3.52% 10
East Midlands +36 80 £40,000 +6.66% 6
North East -9 5 £36,250 +61.11% 1
BDD
UK

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 5099 (85.61%) TDD
2 5088 (85.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3007 (50.49%) C#
4 2891 (48.54%) .NET
5 2644 (44.39%) Scrum
6 2546 (42.75%) MVC
7 2251 (37.79%) ASP.NET
8 2070 (34.75%) JavaScript
9 2022 (33.95%) SQL Server
10 1914 (32.14%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1797 (30.17%) Java
12 1700 (28.54%) HTML
13 1475 (24.76%) CSS
14 1457 (24.46%) Git (software)
15 1391 (23.35%) Continuous Integration
16 1381 (23.19%) SQL
16 1381 (23.19%) OO
17 1360 (22.83%) Ruby
18 1234 (20.72%) Selenium
19 1213 (20.37%) Cucumber
20 1202 (20.18%) E-Commerce
21 1077 (18.08%) WCF
22 1068 (17.93%) RESTful
23 1039 (17.44%) Web Services
24 1023 (17.18%) jQuery
25 976 (16.39%) QA
26 958 (16.08%) Kanban
27 911 (15.30%) Web Application Development
28 821 (13.78%) Finance
29 791 (13.28%) ASP.NET Web API

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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
1 763 (12.81%) Node.js
2 232 (3.90%) Tomcat
3 193 (3.24%) IIS
4 176 (2.96%) Confluence
5 132 (2.22%) Apache
6 121 (2.03%) CMS
7 112 (1.88%) Apache Solr
8 105 (1.76%) WordPress
9 93 (1.56%) Drupal
10 81 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
11 61 (1.02%) nginx
12 58 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
13 52 (0.87%) SharePoint
14 49 (0.82%) WebSphere
15 42 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
16 37 (0.62%) WebLogic
17 33 (0.55%) NServiceBus
17 33 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
18 29 (0.49%) Jetty
19 27 (0.45%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 275 (4.62%) MS Excel
2 53 (0.89%) Photoshop
3 40 (0.67%) MS Office
4 25 (0.42%) Mingle
5 5 (0.084%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.084%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.017%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 56 (0.94%) Magento
2 38 (0.64%) Shopify
3 32 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 24 (0.40%) Endur
5 12 (0.20%) JDE OneWorld
6 11 (0.18%) Google Analytics
7 10 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
7 10 (0.17%) Sophis RISQUE
8 6 (0.10%) Oracle CRM
9 4 (0.067%) Oracle Applications
9 4 (0.067%) Dynamics AX
10 3 (0.050%) Towers Watson Igloo
11 2 (0.034%) assyst
12 1 (0.017%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 238 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 179 (3.01%) SaaS
3 138 (2.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 135 (2.27%) GitHub
5 33 (0.55%) PaaS
6 20 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
6 20 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
7 14 (0.24%) Rackspace Cloud
8 11 (0.18%) Heroku
9 10 (0.17%) AWS Data Pipeline
10 7 (0.12%) Joyent
10 7 (0.12%) Force.com
10 7 (0.12%) IaaS
11 6 (0.10%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.067%) OpenShift
12 4 (0.067%) Google App Engine
13 2 (0.034%) Google Apps
13 2 (0.034%) Office 365
14 1 (0.017%) Trello
14 1 (0.017%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 588 (9.87%) Internet
2 148 (2.48%) HTTP
3 59 (0.99%) TCP/IP
4 18 (0.30%) Broadband
5 8 (0.13%) Intranet
6 7 (0.12%) DNS
7 5 (0.084%) AMQP
8 4 (0.067%) Wireshark
9 3 (0.050%) FTP
9 3 (0.050%) Extranet
9 3 (0.050%) DSL
10 2 (0.034%) RFID
10 2 (0.034%) LDAP
10 2 (0.034%) GSM
10 2 (0.034%) UMTS
11 1 (0.017%) DHCP
11 1 (0.017%) SSL
11 1 (0.017%) IPv4
11 1 (0.017%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2022 (33.95%) SQL Server
2 743 (12.47%) NoSQL
3 567 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 513 (8.61%) MySQL
5 405 (6.80%) MongoDB
6 332 (5.57%) Big Data
7 300 (5.04%) Relational Database
8 248 (4.16%) SQL Server 2008
9 162 (2.72%) PostgreSQL
10 147 (2.47%) Redis
11 143 (2.40%) RavenDB
12 118 (1.98%) RDBMS
13 112 (1.88%) Apache Cassandra
14 93 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
15 87 (1.46%) Hadoop
16 75 (1.26%) Oracle Database
17 68 (1.14%) CouchDB
18 63 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 41 (0.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
20 39 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1457 (24.46%) Git (software)
2 1234 (20.72%) Selenium
3 1213 (20.37%) Cucumber
4 664 (11.15%) NUnit
5 574 (9.64%) Jenkins
6 539 (9.05%) Rhino Mocks
7 469 (7.87%) SpecFlow
8 467 (7.84%) JIRA
9 464 (7.79%) Moq
10 463 (7.77%) WebDriver
11 433 (7.27%) JUnit
12 411 (6.90%) TeamCity
13 410 (6.88%) Subversion
14 359 (6.03%) Maven
15 247 (4.15%) Hudson
16 222 (3.73%) WATIR
17 211 (3.54%) Visual Studio
18 192 (3.22%) Team Foundation Server
19 190 (3.19%) Jasmine
20 187 (3.14%) ReSharper
General
1 821 (13.78%) Finance
2 421 (7.07%) Retail
3 414 (6.95%) Games
4 291 (4.89%) Marketing
5 217 (3.64%) Advertising
6 204 (3.43%) Telecoms
7 152 (2.55%) Banking
8 146 (2.45%) Law
9 137 (2.30%) Publishing
10 135 (2.27%) Back Office
11 75 (1.26%) Legal
12 58 (0.97%) Manufacturing
13 56 (0.94%) Music Industry
14 45 (0.76%) Investment Banking
15 33 (0.55%) Electronics
16 26 (0.44%) Front Office
17 21 (0.35%) Financial Institution
18 20 (0.34%) Billing
19 18 (0.30%) Multimedia
20 9 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4113 (69.06%) Developer
2 1672 (28.07%) .NET Developer
3 940 (15.78%) Senior Developer
4 671 (11.27%) C# Developer
5 669 (11.23%) Java Developer
6 468 (7.86%) C# .NET Developer
7 359 (6.03%) Analyst
8 330 (5.54%) Agile .NET Developer
9 317 (5.32%) Senior .NET Developer
10 283 (4.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 276 (4.63%) Tester
12 263 (4.42%) ASP.NET Developer
13 251 (4.21%) Software Developer
14 242 (4.06%) QA Engineer
15 240 (4.03%) Web Developer
16 222 (3.73%) Senior Java Developer
17 221 (3.71%) Test Analyst
18 204 (3.43%) Software Engineer
19 200 (3.36%) Test Engineer
20 184 (3.09%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2891 (48.54%) .NET
2 2251 (37.79%) ASP.NET
3 1914 (32.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1700 (28.54%) HTML
5 1475 (24.76%) CSS
6 1077 (18.08%) WCF
7 1068 (17.93%) RESTful
8 1039 (17.44%) Web Services
9 1023 (17.18%) jQuery
10 791 (13.28%) ASP.NET Web API
11 744 (12.49%) HTML5
12 726 (12.19%) .NET Framework
13 695 (11.67%) Spring
14 662 (11.11%) NHibernate
15 621 (10.43%) REST
16 592 (9.94%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 571 (9.59%) AngularJS
18 526 (8.83%) CSS3
19 481 (8.08%) XML
20 452 (7.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 582 (9.77%) Open Source
2 366 (6.15%) User Experience
3 346 (5.81%) Computer Science
4 329 (5.52%) Mobile App
5 267 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
6 193 (3.24%) Social Media
7 155 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
8 154 (2.59%) Blog
9 110 (1.85%) Inversion of Control
10 108 (1.81%) BBC
11 97 (1.63%) Client/Server
11 97 (1.63%) iPhone
12 73 (1.23%) Digital Media
13 63 (1.06%) N-Tier
14 62 (1.04%) iPad
15 58 (0.97%) DTV
16 51 (0.86%) Mobile Payment
17 50 (0.84%) Video on Demand
18 43 (0.72%) Hedge funds
19 41 (0.69%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 578 (9.70%) Linux
2 469 (7.87%) Windows
3 323 (5.42%) Android
4 287 (4.82%) Apple iOS
5 277 (4.65%) UNIX
6 52 (0.87%) Windows Phone
7 43 (0.72%) Mac OS X
7 43 (0.72%) Debian
8 42 (0.71%) Windows Phone 7
9 27 (0.45%) CentOS
10 16 (0.27%) Ubuntu
11 12 (0.20%) Solaris
12 9 (0.15%) Windows 7
13 7 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 5 (0.084%) AIX
15 5 (0.084%) Windows NT
16 3 (0.050%) VMS
16 3 (0.050%) Fedora
16 3 (0.050%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5099 (85.61%) TDD
2 5088 (85.43%) Agile Software Development
3 2644 (44.39%) Scrum
4 2546 (42.75%) MVC
5 1391 (23.35%) Continuous Integration
6 1381 (23.19%) OO
7 1202 (20.18%) E-Commerce
8 958 (16.08%) Kanban
9 911 (15.30%) Web Application Development
10 707 (11.87%) Pair Programming
11 692 (11.62%) Software Engineering
12 620 (10.41%) Test Automation
13 564 (9.47%) Unit Testing
14 484 (8.13%) Automated Testing
15 442 (7.42%) SOA
16 411 (6.90%) Domain-Driven Design
17 397 (6.67%) OOP
18 377 (6.33%) OOD
19 373 (6.26%) Mentoring
20 360 (6.04%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3007 (50.49%) C#
2 2070 (34.75%) JavaScript
3 1797 (30.17%) Java
4 1381 (23.19%) SQL
5 1360 (22.83%) Ruby
6 530 (8.90%) PHP
7 423 (7.10%) Python
8 256 (4.30%) VB.NET
9 176 (2.96%) T-SQL
10 170 (2.85%) C++
11 132 (2.22%) Scala
12 119 (2.00%) Perl
13 118 (1.98%) PowerShell
14 114 (1.91%) VB
15 91 (1.53%) Groovy
16 83 (1.39%) PHP5
17 82 (1.38%) Objective-C
18 79 (1.33%) XAML
19 60 (1.01%) C
20 51 (0.86%) F#
Qualifications
1 698 (11.72%) Degree
2 201 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 196 (3.29%) MCSD
4 189 (3.17%) MCTS
5 184 (3.09%) MCP
6 182 (3.06%) MCAD
7 134 (2.25%) ISEB
8 115 (1.93%) ISTQB
9 44 (0.74%) Security Cleared
10 34 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 25 (0.42%) PhD
12 14 (0.24%) SC Cleared
13 10 (0.17%) CBAP
14 7 (0.12%) MCSE
15 6 (0.10%) CISSP
15 6 (0.10%) Sun Certification
15 6 (0.10%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
16 4 (0.067%) Six Sigma Green Belt
16 4 (0.067%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
16 4 (0.067%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 976 (16.39%) QA
2 9 (0.15%) TickIT
3 7 (0.12%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.10%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.050%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.017%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.017%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.017%) WCAG
System Software
1 28 (0.47%) Varnish
2 7 (0.12%) HDFS
3 6 (0.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.084%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 4 (0.067%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.050%) Gluster
7 2 (0.034%) KVM
7 2 (0.034%) Docker
8 1 (0.017%) Cygwin
8 1 (0.017%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 127 (2.13%) Puppet
2 112 (1.88%) Opscode Chef
3 44 (0.74%) Vagrant
4 33 (0.55%) Ansible
5 25 (0.42%) logstash
5 25 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
6 16 (0.27%) Capistrano
7 13 (0.22%) HAProxy
8 11 (0.18%) Nagios
9 10 (0.17%) ZABBIX
9 10 (0.17%) Zenoss
10 7 (0.12%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 1 (0.017%) Plesk
11 1 (0.017%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 660 (11.08%) Microsoft
2 369 (6.20%) Oracle
3 274 (4.60%) Facebook
4 239 (4.01%) Google
5 155 (2.60%) Zend
6 126 (2.12%) JBoss
7 116 (1.95%) Sony
7 116 (1.95%) Yahoo!
8 112 (1.88%) Apple
9 101 (1.70%) Endeca
10 96 (1.61%) RedPrairie
11 66 (1.11%) SAP
12 54 (0.91%) Adobe
13 46 (0.77%) Sitecore
14 41 (0.69%) Atlassian
15 37 (0.62%) Twitter
16 33 (0.55%) hybris
17 32 (0.54%) HP
18 24 (0.40%) OpenLink
19 21 (0.35%) Xamarin
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum plus at 25k benefits package
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £750000000 - £850000000 per annum
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