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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 24 31 43
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +12
Permanent jobs citing BDD 22 29 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 7.61% 6.08% 2.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.24% 8.26% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 18 26 9
Average salary £52,500 £40,750 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.83% +63.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
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
238 351 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 82.35% 73.58% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 181 221 231
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 21 April 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Newbury

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 38 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (76.32%) TDD
3 27 (71.05%) Java
4 25 (65.79%) Scrum
5 16 (42.11%) SQL
5 16 (42.11%) MySQL
6 14 (36.84%) Oracle
6 14 (36.84%) Spring
6 14 (36.84%) JIRA
6 14 (36.84%) QA
6 14 (36.84%) Selenium
6 14 (36.84%) WebDriver
7 12 (31.58%) Test Automation
7 12 (31.58%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (31.58%) SaaS
7 12 (31.58%) Confluence
7 12 (31.58%) MongoDB
7 12 (31.58%) NoSQL
7 12 (31.58%) Gherkin
7 12 (31.58%) Zephyr
7 12 (31.58%) XML
8 11 (28.95%) MVC
9 10 (26.32%) Service Management
9 10 (26.32%) Struts
9 10 (26.32%) C#
9 10 (26.32%) J2EE
9 10 (26.32%) Spring MVC
9 10 (26.32%) Telecoms
10 9 (23.68%) Waterfall
10 9 (23.68%) Unit Testing

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 12 (31.58%) Confluence
2 7 (18.42%) Apache
2 7 (18.42%) Apache Pig
2 7 (18.42%) Apache Spark
3 6 (15.79%) Tomcat
4 4 (10.53%) OpenStack
4 4 (10.53%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 5 (13.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (31.58%) SaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (42.11%) MySQL
2 12 (31.58%) NoSQL
2 12 (31.58%) MongoDB
3 7 (18.42%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (18.42%) Relational Database
3 7 (18.42%) HBase
3 7 (18.42%) Redis
3 7 (18.42%) Big Data
3 7 (18.42%) RDBMS
3 7 (18.42%) Hadoop
3 7 (18.42%) Apache Hive
4 4 (10.53%) Hazelcast
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (36.84%) JIRA
1 14 (36.84%) Selenium
1 14 (36.84%) WebDriver
2 12 (31.58%) Zephyr
3 4 (10.53%) JUnit
3 4 (10.53%) JMeter
3 4 (10.53%) Cucumber
3 4 (10.53%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (26.32%) Telecoms
2 5 (13.16%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Manufacturing
2 5 (13.16%) Electronics
2 5 (13.16%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Developer
2 14 (36.84%) Java Developer
2 14 (36.84%) QA Engineer
3 12 (31.58%) Senior Developer
3 12 (31.58%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (15.79%) QA Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) Quality Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) Test Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) QA Test Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Senior QA Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior QA Test Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Senior QA Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Middleware Developer
7 1 (2.63%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (36.84%) Spring
2 12 (31.58%) XML
2 12 (31.58%) Gherkin
3 10 (26.32%) Spring MVC
3 10 (26.32%) Struts
3 10 (26.32%) J2EE
4 7 (18.42%) Kafka
5 6 (15.79%) Web Services
6 4 (10.53%) Middleware
6 4 (10.53%) Hibernate
6 4 (10.53%) JBoss Seam
6 4 (10.53%) JPA
6 4 (10.53%) Drools
6 4 (10.53%) Ehcache
6 4 (10.53%) RESTful
6 4 (10.53%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (7.89%) JMS
7 3 (7.89%) .NET
7 3 (7.89%) SOAP
8 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Open Source
2 6 (15.79%) Wiki
3 5 (13.16%) DTV
4 2 (5.26%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (76.32%) TDD
3 25 (65.79%) Scrum
4 12 (31.58%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (31.58%) Test Automation
5 11 (28.95%) MVC
6 10 (26.32%) Service Management
7 9 (23.68%) Unit Testing
7 9 (23.68%) Waterfall
8 8 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (18.42%) Analytics
9 7 (18.42%) MapReduce
9 7 (18.42%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (15.79%) Manual Testing
10 6 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (15.79%) Automation Testing
10 6 (15.79%) Automated Testing
11 5 (13.16%) Digital Marketing
11 5 (13.16%) Programme Management
11 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 27 (71.05%) Java
2 16 (42.11%) SQL
3 10 (26.32%) C#
4 7 (18.42%) Scala
5 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (36.84%) QA
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (36.84%) Oracle
2 5 (13.16%) SAP
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