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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 42 59 42
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Permanent jobs citing BDD 12 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 3.17% 0.23% 3.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.67% 0.27% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 11 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 £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
257 376 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 67.99% 85.26% 82.27%
Number of salaries quoted 168 262 242
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 October 2014.

BDD Salary Histogram in Newbury

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 1 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 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (95.00%) TDD
2 13 (65.00%) Java
3 12 (60.00%) MVC
4 11 (55.00%) Spring
5 10 (50.00%) Spring MVC
5 10 (50.00%) Service Management
5 10 (50.00%) J2EE
5 10 (50.00%) Struts
6 7 (35.00%) .NET
6 7 (35.00%) C#
7 6 (30.00%) SQL
8 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
9 4 (20.00%) Windows
9 4 (20.00%) Oracle
9 4 (20.00%) Scrum
9 4 (20.00%) QA
10 3 (15.00%) jQuery
10 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
10 3 (15.00%) .NET Framework
10 3 (15.00%) CSS
10 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
11 2 (10.00%) HTML
11 2 (10.00%) Web Services
11 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
11 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
11 2 (10.00%) SAP
11 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
11 2 (10.00%) Finance
11 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) GSM
2 1 (5.00%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (10.00%) JMeter
1 2 (10.00%) Selenium
1 2 (10.00%) JIRA
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
1 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) Maven
2 1 (5.00%) JUnit
General
1 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.00%) Electronics
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 11 (55.00%) Senior Developer
2 11 (55.00%) Java Developer
3 10 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 3 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (15.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) QA Manager
6 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Lead Software Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Test Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Lead .NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) Spring
2 10 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 10 (50.00%) J2EE
2 10 (50.00%) Struts
3 7 (35.00%) .NET
4 3 (15.00%) jQuery
4 3 (15.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (15.00%) CSS
5 2 (10.00%) HTML
5 2 (10.00%) Web Services
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.00%) HTML5
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (5.00%) WPF
6 1 (5.00%) LINQ
6 1 (5.00%) XSLT
6 1 (5.00%) JDBC
6 1 (5.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) DTV
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (95.00%) TDD
2 12 (60.00%) MVC
3 10 (50.00%) Service Management
4 4 (20.00%) Scrum
5 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 2 (10.00%) ATDD
6 2 (10.00%) Test Management
6 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.00%) DevOps
6 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (10.00%) People Management
7 1 (5.00%) Domain-Driven Design
7 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.00%) Pair Programming
7 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) Java
2 7 (35.00%) C#
3 6 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.00%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) SAP