The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 35 55 45
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -10
Permanent jobs citing BDD 8 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 2.40% 0.25% 3.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.48% 0.30% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 13
Average salary £55,000 £67,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.51% +170.00%
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 Newbury region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
230 338 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 69.07% 83.66% 81.05%
Number of salaries quoted 181 234 231
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

BDD
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

BDD Salary Trend in Newbury

BDD
Salary Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

BDD Salary Histogram in Newbury

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (89.47%) TDD
3 14 (73.68%) Java
4 12 (63.16%) MVC
5 11 (57.89%) Spring
6 10 (52.63%) Struts
6 10 (52.63%) Service Management
6 10 (52.63%) J2EE
6 10 (52.63%) Spring MVC
7 6 (31.58%) .NET
7 6 (31.58%) C#
8 5 (26.32%) SQL
9 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
9 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
9 4 (21.05%) QA
9 4 (21.05%) jQuery
10 3 (15.79%) Scrum
10 3 (15.79%) Oracle
10 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
10 3 (15.79%) CSS
11 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
11 2 (10.53%) SAP
11 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
11 2 (10.53%) HTML
11 2 (10.53%) Web Services
11 2 (10.53%) Windows
11 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (10.53%) Internet
11 2 (10.53%) DTV
11 2 (10.53%) Programme Management

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) GSM
2 1 (5.26%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
1 2 (10.53%) Selenium
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio Team System
1 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
1 2 (10.53%) JMeter
2 1 (5.26%) Maven
2 1 (5.26%) JUnit
General
1 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.53%) Electronics
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 11 (57.89%) Senior Developer
2 11 (57.89%) Java Developer
3 10 (52.63%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (21.05%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Test Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Lead Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) QA Manager
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Lead .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) Spring
2 10 (52.63%) Spring MVC
2 10 (52.63%) Struts
2 10 (52.63%) J2EE
3 6 (31.58%) .NET
4 4 (21.05%) jQuery
5 3 (15.79%) CSS
6 2 (10.53%) HTML
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
6 2 (10.53%) Web Services
6 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (5.26%) HTML5
7 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (5.26%) WPF
7 1 (5.26%) LINQ
7 1 (5.26%) XSLT
7 1 (5.26%) MSMQ
7 1 (5.26%) JDBC
7 1 (5.26%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) DTV
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (89.47%) TDD
3 12 (63.16%) MVC
4 10 (52.63%) Service Management
5 3 (15.79%) Scrum
6 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
6 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (10.53%) Test Management
6 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.53%) ATDD
6 2 (10.53%) DevOps
6 2 (10.53%) People Management
6 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.26%) Domain-Driven Design
7 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) Java
2 6 (31.58%) C#
3 5 (26.32%) SQL
4 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.26%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) SAP