The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 62 59 77
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +18
Permanent jobs citing BDD 1893 1919 1529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.32% 4.17% 3.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.04% 4.94% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1712 1641 1365
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
BDD
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37581 38869 36946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.67% 84.53% 84.32%
Number of salaries quoted 31760 32009 30612
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in London

BDD
Salary Trend in London

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

BDD Salary Trend in London

BDD
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the London region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in London

BDD
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the London region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
City of London +27 345 £62,500 +19.04% 49
Ealing +3 70 £56,250 -6.25% 9
Paddington - 10 £55,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames +4 7 £62,500 +2.45% 1
Canary Wharf +2 7 £57,500 +4.54%
Chislehurst - 6 £40,000 - 2
Feltham - 5 £50,000 - 1
Docklands, London +4 4 £90,000 -16.27%
Hammersmith -7 2 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Coulsdon - 2 £47,500 - 2
Uxbridge - 2 £42,500 -
Croydon +5 1 £43,000 -18.09%
Isleworth -1 1 - -
Southwark - 1 £57,500 -
Wimbledon - 1 £65,000 -
Harrow - 1 - -
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 3318 (86.41%) Agile Software Development
2 3122 (81.30%) TDD
3 1623 (42.27%) C#
4 1555 (40.49%) Scrum
5 1512 (39.38%) Java
6 1364 (35.52%) .NET
7 1302 (33.91%) JavaScript
8 1221 (31.80%) MVC
9 1036 (26.98%) HTML
10 1034 (26.93%) Continuous Integration
11 979 (25.49%) SQL Server
12 965 (25.13%) ASP.NET
13 932 (24.27%) CSS
14 926 (24.11%) Selenium
15 877 (22.84%) Git (software)
16 875 (22.79%) QA
17 832 (21.67%) ASP.NET MVC
18 807 (21.02%) OO
19 779 (20.29%) SQL
20 778 (20.26%) E-Commerce
21 768 (20.00%) Cucumber
22 749 (19.51%) Finance
23 681 (17.73%) Ruby
24 673 (17.53%) Kanban
25 619 (16.12%) AngularJS
26 591 (15.39%) RESTful
27 582 (15.16%) Test Automation
28 567 (14.77%) Node.js
28 567 (14.77%) Web Services
29 559 (14.56%) WebDriver

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the London 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
1 567 (14.77%) Node.js
2 101 (2.63%) Apache
2 101 (2.63%) CMS
3 100 (2.60%) Tomcat
4 83 (2.16%) Elasticsearch
5 73 (1.90%) Apache Solr
6 72 (1.88%) IIS
7 71 (1.85%) JBoss
8 68 (1.77%) Confluence
8 68 (1.77%) nginx
9 51 (1.33%) SharePoint
10 50 (1.30%) Apache Spark
11 46 (1.20%) WebSphere
11 46 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
12 42 (1.09%) Umbraco
13 40 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
14 33 (0.86%) Kentico
15 32 (0.83%) Sitefinity
15 32 (0.83%) DNN
16 30 (0.78%) Drupal
Applications
1 127 (3.31%) MS Excel
2 25 (0.65%) Photoshop
3 9 (0.23%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.16%) Fireworks
4 6 (0.16%) MS Project
5 4 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.052%) MS Office
6 2 (0.052%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.026%) GIMP
7 1 (0.026%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 18 (0.47%) Magento
2 8 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.16%) Endur
4 5 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.078%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.052%) Odoo
6 2 (0.052%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.026%) Summit
7 1 (0.026%) Sophis RISQUE
7 1 (0.026%) ReMetrica
7 1 (0.026%) MetaTrader
7 1 (0.026%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 213 (5.55%) Amazon AWS
2 124 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 102 (2.66%) GitHub
4 59 (1.54%) SaaS
5 31 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
6 25 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
7 24 (0.63%) IaaS
7 24 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
8 20 (0.52%) Sumo Logic
9 15 (0.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 15 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
10 14 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 10 (0.26%) Heroku
12 7 (0.18%) PaaS
13 5 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
14 4 (0.10%) Trello
14 4 (0.10%) Lucidchart
14 4 (0.10%) Engine Yard
14 4 (0.10%) CodePlex
15 3 (0.078%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 201 (5.23%) Internet
2 139 (3.62%) HTTP
3 35 (0.91%) TCP/IP
4 25 (0.65%) Network Security
5 23 (0.60%) DNS
5 23 (0.60%) Broadband
6 8 (0.21%) LDAP
6 8 (0.21%) Intranet
7 7 (0.18%) Firewall
8 6 (0.16%) Extranet
8 6 (0.16%) SSL
9 5 (0.13%) HTTPS
9 5 (0.13%) FTP
9 5 (0.13%) BIG-IP
9 5 (0.13%) VLAN
9 5 (0.13%) AMQP
9 5 (0.13%) Unified Communications
10 4 (0.10%) Wireless
11 3 (0.078%) NFC
11 3 (0.078%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 979 (25.49%) SQL Server
2 511 (13.31%) NoSQL
3 419 (10.91%) MongoDB
4 279 (7.27%) MySQL
5 214 (5.57%) Relational Database
6 156 (4.06%) Redis
7 137 (3.57%) Big Data
8 135 (3.52%) Apache Cassandra
9 122 (3.18%) Hadoop
10 121 (3.15%) PostgreSQL
11 50 (1.30%) RDBMS
12 48 (1.25%) RavenDB
13 38 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
14 35 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
15 32 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 30 (0.78%) MarkLogic
17 28 (0.73%) HBase
17 28 (0.73%) CouchDB
18 27 (0.70%) Apache Hive
18 27 (0.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 926 (24.11%) Selenium
2 877 (22.84%) Git (software)
3 768 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 559 (14.56%) WebDriver
5 421 (10.96%) Jenkins
6 415 (10.81%) NUnit
7 368 (9.58%) SpecFlow
8 362 (9.43%) JUnit
9 302 (7.86%) JIRA
10 280 (7.29%) Maven
11 233 (6.07%) Rhino Mocks
12 213 (5.55%) Subversion
13 195 (5.08%) Moq
14 189 (4.92%) Jasmine
15 186 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
16 174 (4.53%) TeamCity
17 166 (4.32%) Mockito
18 154 (4.01%) FitNesse
19 132 (3.44%) JBehave
20 130 (3.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 749 (19.51%) Finance
2 258 (6.72%) Games
3 243 (6.33%) Marketing
4 227 (5.91%) Retail
5 218 (5.68%) Banking
6 124 (3.23%) Advertising
7 104 (2.71%) Law
8 89 (2.32%) Back Office
9 78 (2.03%) Telecoms
10 74 (1.93%) Publishing
11 68 (1.77%) Front Office
12 62 (1.61%) Investment Banking
13 39 (1.02%) Automotive
14 19 (0.49%) Financial Institution
15 12 (0.31%) Online Betting
16 11 (0.29%) Electronics
17 10 (0.26%) Retail Banking
17 10 (0.26%) Manufacturing
18 9 (0.23%) Legal
19 4 (0.10%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2315 (60.29%) Developer
2 665 (17.32%) .NET Developer
3 502 (13.07%) Senior Developer
4 472 (12.29%) Java Developer
5 287 (7.47%) Analyst
6 273 (7.11%) Tester
7 229 (5.96%) C# Developer
8 195 (5.08%) Software Engineer
9 163 (4.24%) Senior Java Developer
10 157 (4.09%) Agile .NET Developer
11 155 (4.04%) C# .NET Developer
12 143 (3.72%) Test Analyst
12 143 (3.72%) Lead Developer
13 141 (3.67%) Automation Tester
14 133 (3.46%) Junior
15 128 (3.33%) Junior Developer
16 123 (3.20%) Front-End Developer
17 116 (3.02%) JavaScript Developer
17 116 (3.02%) Senior .NET Developer
17 116 (3.02%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1364 (35.52%) .NET
2 1036 (26.98%) HTML
3 965 (25.13%) ASP.NET
4 932 (24.27%) CSS
5 832 (21.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 619 (16.12%) AngularJS
7 591 (15.39%) RESTful
8 567 (14.77%) Web Services
9 528 (13.75%) HTML5
10 523 (13.62%) Spring
11 499 (12.99%) WCF
12 498 (12.97%) ASP.NET Web API
13 492 (12.81%) jQuery
14 388 (10.10%) REST
15 385 (10.03%) .NET Framework
16 323 (8.41%) CSS3
17 295 (7.68%) XML
18 275 (7.16%) NHibernate
19 252 (6.56%) Entity Framework
20 240 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 276 (7.19%) Mobile App
2 219 (5.70%) User Experience
3 208 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
4 206 (5.36%) Computer Science
5 122 (3.18%) Enterprise Software
6 109 (2.84%) Blog
6 109 (2.84%) Client/Server
7 83 (2.16%) Hedge funds
8 80 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 78 (2.03%) Inversion of Control
10 73 (1.90%) Equities
11 69 (1.80%) BBC
12 66 (1.72%) Smartphone
13 65 (1.69%) Visualisation
14 55 (1.43%) iPad
15 54 (1.41%) Social Media
16 43 (1.12%) Fixed Income
17 42 (1.09%) Derivative
17 42 (1.09%) Blackberry
18 40 (1.04%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 401 (10.44%) Linux
2 320 (8.33%) Windows
3 203 (5.29%) Android
4 185 (4.82%) Apple iOS
5 183 (4.77%) UNIX
6 33 (0.86%) CoreOS
7 30 (0.78%) Debian
8 27 (0.70%) Mac OS X
9 24 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
10 23 (0.60%) Windows 7
11 21 (0.55%) Windows 8
11 21 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
11 21 (0.55%) Windows Vista
11 21 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
11 21 (0.55%) Windows XP
12 7 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (0.10%) VMS
14 2 (0.052%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3318 (86.41%) Agile Software Development
2 3122 (81.30%) TDD
3 1555 (40.49%) Scrum
4 1221 (31.80%) MVC
5 1034 (26.93%) Continuous Integration
6 807 (21.02%) OO
7 778 (20.26%) E-Commerce
8 673 (17.53%) Kanban
9 582 (15.16%) Test Automation
10 498 (12.97%) Software Engineering
11 462 (12.03%) Open Source
12 437 (11.38%) Web Application Development
13 396 (10.31%) Pair Programming
14 348 (9.06%) Continuous Delivery
15 342 (8.91%) SDLC
16 327 (8.52%) Automated Testing
17 288 (7.50%) DevOps
18 255 (6.64%) Mentoring
19 250 (6.51%) Unit Testing
20 235 (6.12%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1623 (42.27%) C#
2 1512 (39.38%) Java
3 1302 (33.91%) JavaScript
4 779 (20.29%) SQL
5 681 (17.73%) Ruby
6 392 (10.21%) Python
7 332 (8.65%) PHP
8 218 (5.68%) Scala
9 182 (4.74%) Groovy
10 176 (4.58%) C++
11 113 (2.94%) T-SQL
12 93 (2.42%) Bash Shell
13 79 (2.06%) Objective-C
14 74 (1.93%) Go
15 63 (1.64%) PowerShell
16 46 (1.20%) Clojure
17 45 (1.17%) VB.NET
18 38 (0.99%) XQuery
19 32 (0.83%) PHP5
20 31 (0.81%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 398 (10.36%) Degree
2 113 (2.94%) ISEB
3 78 (2.03%) ISTQB
4 36 (0.94%) Security Cleared
5 34 (0.89%) SC Cleared
6 30 (0.78%) PhD
6 30 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 27 (0.70%) MCSD
8 26 (0.68%) MCP
8 26 (0.68%) MCAD
8 26 (0.68%) MCTS
9 17 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (0.16%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.078%) PMP
12 2 (0.052%) MBA
12 2 (0.052%) Postgraduate
13 1 (0.026%) CISSP
13 1 (0.026%) HND
13 1 (0.026%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.026%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 875 (22.79%) QA
2 9 (0.23%) SLA
3 3 (0.078%) WCAG
4 2 (0.052%) GCP
5 1 (0.026%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.026%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 86 (2.24%) Docker
2 27 (0.70%) HDFS
3 24 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (0.63%) Varnish
4 22 (0.57%) VirtualBox
5 15 (0.39%) Active Directory
6 7 (0.18%) LXC
7 6 (0.16%) Apache Flume
8 5 (0.13%) iptables
9 1 (0.026%) vCloud
9 1 (0.026%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 149 (3.88%) Puppet
2 116 (3.02%) Opscode Chef
3 67 (1.74%) Ansible
4 54 (1.41%) Vagrant
5 41 (1.07%) Salt
6 25 (0.65%) WMI
7 22 (0.57%) Nagios
7 22 (0.57%) Kubernetes
8 21 (0.55%) Capistrano
9 20 (0.52%) ZABBIX
10 19 (0.49%) Apache Shiro
11 8 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
12 7 (0.18%) Mesos
13 6 (0.16%) Oozie
14 5 (0.13%) HAProxy
15 3 (0.078%) Ambari
Vendors
1 350 (9.11%) Microsoft
2 309 (8.05%) Oracle
3 153 (3.98%) Google
4 113 (2.94%) Facebook
5 55 (1.43%) hybris
6 54 (1.41%) Apple
7 53 (1.38%) Sitecore
8 48 (1.25%) Yahoo!
9 42 (1.09%) EPiServer
10 40 (1.04%) Sony
11 38 (0.99%) Zend
12 34 (0.89%) Rackspace
12 34 (0.89%) IBM
13 30 (0.78%) Adobe
14 29 (0.76%) Alterian
14 29 (0.76%) Ektron
15 28 (0.73%) Splunk
15 28 (0.73%) HP
16 27 (0.70%) SaltStack
17 26 (0.68%) ATG
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Great benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum flexible based on experience
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum Level of salary really dependent on
Posted: 9 hours ago
North London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
North London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £82000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum including excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Resource partners Ltd
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Resource partners Ltd
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Central London / West End
Red Sofa London
Salary: £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago