The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 41 26 38
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +12
Permanent jobs citing BDD 13 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 4.32% 5.23% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.60% 7.09% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 2
Average salary £53,750 £42,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.47% +25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £34,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
BDD
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Farnborough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
232 127 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 77.08% 73.84% 79.68%
Number of salaries quoted 187 112 123
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Farnborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

BDD
Salary Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Farnborough region.

BDD Salary Trend in Farnborough

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 30 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 30 (100.00%) TDD
2 29 (96.67%) Git (software)
3 25 (83.33%) Ruby
3 25 (83.33%) Linux
4 21 (70.00%) Python
4 21 (70.00%) Scrum
4 21 (70.00%) Selenium
4 21 (70.00%) Bash Shell
4 21 (70.00%) Cucumber
5 17 (56.67%) Automation Testing
6 16 (53.33%) Test Strategy
7 14 (46.67%) Web Testing
7 14 (46.67%) FitNesse
8 9 (30.00%) QA
9 5 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (16.67%) Defect Management
9 5 (16.67%) Test Management
9 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
9 5 (16.67%) ISTQB
9 5 (16.67%) ISEB
10 4 (13.33%) Tomcat
10 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
10 4 (13.33%) Eclipse
10 4 (13.33%) OO
10 4 (13.33%) C#
10 4 (13.33%) Java
10 4 (13.33%) .NET
10 4 (13.33%) J2EE
10 4 (13.33%) SQL Server

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 4 (13.33%) Cloud Foundry
1 4 (13.33%) Node.js
1 4 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.67%) Apache
2 2 (6.67%) Apache Spark
2 2 (6.67%) GemFire
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) GitHub
1 4 (13.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) NoSQL
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (6.67%) Apache Hive
2 2 (6.67%) Big Data
2 2 (6.67%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.67%) HBase
2 2 (6.67%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 29 (96.67%) Git (software)
2 21 (70.00%) Cucumber
2 21 (70.00%) Selenium
3 14 (46.67%) FitNesse
4 4 (13.33%) Eclipse
4 4 (13.33%) Gradle
4 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
4 4 (13.33%) JUnit
General
1 4 (13.33%) Banking
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
1 4 (13.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Test Engineer
2 9 (30.00%) Automation Engineer
2 9 (30.00%) Automation Test Lead
2 9 (30.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 9 (30.00%) Test Leader
3 8 (26.67%) Automated Test Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Automation Tester
4 4 (13.33%) Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Automation Tester
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Penetration Tester
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Tester
4 4 (13.33%) Team Leader
4 4 (13.33%) Technical Leader
4 4 (13.33%) Technical Team Leader
4 4 (13.33%) Tester
5 2 (6.67%) Java Team Leader
5 2 (6.67%) Unix Team Leader
6 1 (3.33%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) .NET
1 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET
1 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 4 (13.33%) J2EE
1 4 (13.33%) JSON
1 4 (13.33%) Middleware
1 4 (13.33%) RESTful
1 4 (13.33%) Spring
1 4 (13.33%) Spring Boot
1 4 (13.33%) Spring Integration
1 4 (13.33%) WCF
2 2 (6.67%) Kafka
2 2 (6.67%) REST
2 2 (6.67%) Spark Streaming
3 1 (3.33%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) Unix
3 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 30 (100.00%) TDD
2 21 (70.00%) Scrum
3 17 (56.67%) Automation Testing
4 16 (53.33%) Test Strategy
5 14 (46.67%) Web Testing
6 5 (16.67%) Defect Management
6 5 (16.67%) Test Management
7 4 (13.33%) Agile Testing
7 4 (13.33%) API Design
7 4 (13.33%) Automated Testing
7 4 (13.33%) Benchmarking
7 4 (13.33%) MVC
7 4 (13.33%) OO
7 4 (13.33%) System Testing
7 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
7 4 (13.33%) Validation
7 4 (13.33%) Web Application Development
8 3 (10.00%) Kanban
9 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) Ruby
2 21 (70.00%) Bash Shell
2 21 (70.00%) Python
3 4 (13.33%) C#
3 4 (13.33%) Java
3 4 (13.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (6.67%) Erlang
4 2 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) ISEB
1 5 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 5 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (30.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (6.67%) HDFS
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
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