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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 43 48 34
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Permanent jobs citing BDD 8 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 2.07% 1.51% 2.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.54% 1.94% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 8
Average salary £37,500 £65,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.30% +44.44%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
315 310 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 81.61% 78.09% 72.10%
Number of salaries quoted 258 200 157
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £62,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 January 2015, 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 28 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (71.43%) PHP
2 20 (71.43%) LAMP
3 14 (50.00%) ISEB
3 14 (50.00%) TDD
3 14 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 14 (50.00%) Drupal
3 14 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 14 (50.00%) Selenium
3 14 (50.00%) Automation Testing
4 13 (46.43%) Gherkin
5 12 (42.86%) Scrum
5 12 (42.86%) MVC
6 8 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (21.43%) Kanban
7 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
7 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (21.43%) PHPUnit
7 6 (21.43%) Rhino Mocks
7 6 (21.43%) Moq
7 6 (21.43%) REST
7 6 (21.43%) Laravel
7 6 (21.43%) OAuth2
7 6 (21.43%) Web Application Development
7 6 (21.43%) Jenkins
7 6 (21.43%) WCF
7 6 (21.43%) Symfony
7 6 (21.43%) Publishing
7 6 (21.43%) .NET
7 6 (21.43%) C#

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 14 (50.00%) Drupal
2 2 (7.14%) JBoss
2 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (50.00%) Selenium
2 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 6 (21.43%) PHPUnit
2 6 (21.43%) Rhino Mocks
2 6 (21.43%) Moq
2 6 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 6 (21.43%) NUnit
General
1 6 (21.43%) Publishing
1 6 (21.43%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Tester
1 14 (50.00%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) Analyst
2 10 (35.71%) Automated Tester
3 6 (21.43%) Senior Developer
3 6 (21.43%) .NET Developer
3 6 (21.43%) PHP Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Senior PHP Developer
4 4 (14.29%) QA Tester
5 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Java Programmer
5 2 (7.14%) Programmer
6 1 (3.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (71.43%) LAMP
2 13 (46.43%) Gherkin
3 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (21.43%) REST
3 6 (21.43%) Laravel
3 6 (21.43%) OAuth2
3 6 (21.43%) WCF
3 6 (21.43%) Symfony
3 6 (21.43%) .NET
3 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
3 6 (21.43%) NHibernate
4 2 (7.14%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.57%) J2EE
5 1 (3.57%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (50.00%) TDD
2 14 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 14 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 12 (42.86%) Scrum
3 12 (42.86%) MVC
4 8 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (21.43%) Kanban
5 6 (21.43%) Web Application Development
6 2 (7.14%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 20 (71.43%) PHP
2 6 (21.43%) C#
3 2 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) ISEB
1 14 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA