The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 42 43 36
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs citing BDD 3 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 1.69% 3.72% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 4.21% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 1
Average salary £45,000 £58,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.41% +16.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
BDD
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
158 190 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 89.27% 88.37% 87.10%
Number of salaries quoted 155 165 122
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

BDD
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

BDD Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 9 (81.82%) TDD
2 8 (72.73%) QA
2 8 (72.73%) Java
3 7 (63.64%) Regression Testing
3 7 (63.64%) Manual Testing
3 7 (63.64%) JBehave
3 7 (63.64%) Automated Testing
3 7 (63.64%) LAMP
3 7 (63.64%) Cucumber
3 7 (63.64%) Mobile App
4 6 (54.55%) Behat
4 6 (54.55%) Python
4 6 (54.55%) PHP
5 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
7 2 (18.18%) RESTful
7 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
7 2 (18.18%) Degree
7 2 (18.18%) Selenium
7 2 (18.18%) WCF
7 2 (18.18%) Scrum
7 2 (18.18%) Apple
7 2 (18.18%) Sony
7 2 (18.18%) BBC
7 2 (18.18%) Ruby
7 2 (18.18%) Yahoo!
7 2 (18.18%) Google
7 2 (18.18%) SQL
7 2 (18.18%) .NET
7 2 (18.18%) C#

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 2 (18.18%) Node.js
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) JBehave
1 7 (63.64%) Cucumber
2 6 (54.55%) Behat
3 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
4 2 (18.18%) Selenium
5 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
5 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
5 1 (9.09%) Mockito
5 1 (9.09%) Ant
5 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
5 1 (9.09%) JMeter
5 1 (9.09%) JIRA
5 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Tester
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Agile .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) LAMP
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) WCF
2 2 (18.18%) RESTful
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) JSP
3 1 (9.09%) SOAP
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) XSLT
3 1 (9.09%) XHTML
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) J2EE
3 1 (9.09%) Spring
3 1 (9.09%) Java EE
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Mobile App
2 2 (18.18%) BBC
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) Social Media
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) TDD
2 7 (63.64%) Regression Testing
2 7 (63.64%) Automated Testing
2 7 (63.64%) Manual Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Web Application Development
4 2 (18.18%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) OO
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
5 1 (9.09%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Refactoring
5 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) PHP
2 6 (54.55%) Python
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (72.73%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Apple
1 2 (18.18%) Sony
1 2 (18.18%) Yahoo!
1 2 (18.18%) Google
1 2 (18.18%) Facebook