The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 43 42 51
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Permanent jobs citing BDD 20 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 3.91% 2.49% 2.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.57% 3.28% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 9
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
BDD
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Maidenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
438 305 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 85.71% 76.06% 84.41%
Number of salaries quoted 285 189 226
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £27,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

BDD
Salary Trend in Maidenhead

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

BDD Salary Trend in Maidenhead

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Maidenhead 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
2 21 (70.00%) TDD
3 20 (66.67%) MVC
4 16 (53.33%) LAMP
4 16 (53.33%) PHP
5 14 (46.67%) Scrum
6 13 (43.33%) .NET
6 13 (43.33%) C#
6 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
6 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET
7 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 10 (33.33%) WCF
8 10 (33.33%) Web Application Development
9 9 (30.00%) Automation Testing
9 9 (30.00%) ISEB
9 9 (30.00%) Drupal
9 9 (30.00%) ISTQB
9 9 (30.00%) Selenium
9 9 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (26.67%) Gherkin
11 7 (23.33%) REST
11 7 (23.33%) Laravel
11 7 (23.33%) PHPUnit
11 7 (23.33%) Symfony
11 7 (23.33%) Publishing
11 7 (23.33%) OAuth2
11 7 (23.33%) Jenkins
12 6 (20.00%) NHibernate

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Maidenhead 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 9 (30.00%) Drupal
2 3 (10.00%) Node.js
3 1 (3.33%) JBoss
3 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 9 (30.00%) Selenium
3 7 (23.33%) Jenkins
3 7 (23.33%) PHPUnit
4 6 (20.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 6 (20.00%) Moq
4 6 (20.00%) NUnit
5 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (23.33%) Publishing
2 6 (20.00%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 21 (70.00%) Developer
2 13 (43.33%) .NET Developer
3 10 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 9 (30.00%) Tester
5 7 (23.33%) PHP Developer
5 7 (23.33%) Senior PHP Developer
6 5 (16.67%) Automated Tester
6 5 (16.67%) Analyst
7 4 (13.33%) QA Tester
8 3 (10.00%) C# Developer
8 3 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Java Programmer
9 1 (3.33%) Programmer
9 1 (3.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (53.33%) LAMP
2 13 (43.33%) .NET
2 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET
3 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (33.33%) WCF
5 8 (26.67%) Gherkin
6 7 (23.33%) OAuth2
6 7 (23.33%) REST
6 7 (23.33%) Laravel
6 7 (23.33%) Symfony
7 6 (20.00%) NHibernate
8 3 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
8 3 (10.00%) LINQ
8 3 (10.00%) jQuery
8 3 (10.00%) RESTful
8 3 (10.00%) CSS
8 3 (10.00%) HTML
8 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (3.33%) Hibernate
9 1 (3.33%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (70.00%) TDD
3 20 (66.67%) MVC
4 14 (46.67%) Scrum
5 10 (33.33%) Web Application Development
6 9 (30.00%) Automation Testing
6 9 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (20.00%) Kanban
9 4 (13.33%) OO
10 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (3.33%) Domain-Driven Design
11 1 (3.33%) CQRS
11 1 (3.33%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) PHP
2 13 (43.33%) C#
3 3 (10.00%) Ruby
3 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) ISEB
1 9 (30.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Telerik