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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 39 35 29
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Permanent jobs citing BDD 8 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 3.59% 3.46% 3.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.92% 3.96% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 5
Average salary £40,000 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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
204 202 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 91.48% 87.45% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 190 193 106
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 £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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
Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 12 (85.71%) Java
1 12 (85.71%) TDD
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) PHP
3 7 (50.00%) QA
3 7 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 7 (50.00%) JBehave
3 7 (50.00%) Cucumber
4 6 (42.86%) Behat
4 6 (42.86%) Mobile App
4 6 (42.86%) LAMP
4 6 (42.86%) Automated Testing
4 6 (42.86%) Manual Testing
4 6 (42.86%) Python
5 5 (35.71%) XHTML
5 5 (35.71%) Linux
5 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
5 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 5 (35.71%) J2EE
5 5 (35.71%) HTML
5 5 (35.71%) CSS
5 5 (35.71%) SOAP
5 5 (35.71%) Web Services
5 5 (35.71%) XML
5 5 (35.71%) Spring
5 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
6 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (28.57%) Mockito
6 4 (28.57%) Apache Solr
6 4 (28.57%) Scrum

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
2 4 (28.57%) Apache Solr
2 4 (28.57%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) JBehave
1 7 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 6 (42.86%) Behat
3 4 (28.57%) Mockito
3 4 (28.57%) Eclipse
3 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 3 (21.43%) Selenium
5 2 (14.29%) JIRA
5 2 (14.29%) Ant
6 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
6 1 (7.14%) JMeter
6 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
6 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
6 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Automotive
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Tester
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) LAMP
2 5 (35.71%) CSS
2 5 (35.71%) Spring
2 5 (35.71%) HTML
2 5 (35.71%) J2EE
2 5 (35.71%) SOAP
2 5 (35.71%) Web Services
2 5 (35.71%) XML
2 5 (35.71%) XHTML
3 4 (28.57%) XSLT
3 4 (28.57%) JSP
4 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
4 2 (14.29%) JSF
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 2 (14.29%) Java EE
4 2 (14.29%) Velocity
4 2 (14.29%) jQuery
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 2 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (7.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Mobile App
2 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (28.57%) Client/Server
3 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
4 2 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) UNIX
2 3 (21.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) TDD
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) Regression Testing
4 6 (42.86%) Automated Testing
4 6 (42.86%) Manual Testing
5 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
6 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
6 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
6 4 (28.57%) Scrum
7 2 (14.29%) Extreme Programming
7 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
7 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
8 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
8 1 (7.14%) Kanban
8 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
8 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (7.14%) Refactoring
8 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
8 1 (7.14%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Java
2 8 (57.14%) PHP
3 6 (42.86%) Python
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 2 (14.29%) HQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) QA
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