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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 43 60 50
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -10
Permanent jobs citing BDD 14 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 3.15% 0.22% 3.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.67% 0.26% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 11
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
300 388 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 67.42% 84.16% 82.01%
Number of salaries quoted 185 289 248
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 15 September 2014.

BDD Salary Histogram in Newbury

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 24 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (88.00%) TDD
3 13 (52.00%) Java
4 12 (48.00%) C#
4 12 (48.00%) .NET
4 12 (48.00%) MVC
5 11 (44.00%) Spring
6 10 (40.00%) Service Management
6 10 (40.00%) J2EE
6 10 (40.00%) SQL
6 10 (40.00%) Struts
6 10 (40.00%) Spring MVC
7 9 (36.00%) Windows
7 9 (36.00%) Telecoms
8 8 (32.00%) Oracle
9 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
10 6 (24.00%) Scrum
10 6 (24.00%) QA
11 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
12 4 (16.00%) WPF
13 3 (12.00%) LINQ
13 3 (12.00%) jQuery
13 3 (12.00%) GSM
13 3 (12.00%) UMTS
13 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
13 3 (12.00%) CSS
13 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
14 2 (8.00%) HTML
14 2 (8.00%) Web Services
14 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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.

Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) GSM
1 3 (12.00%) UMTS
2 2 (8.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) JIRA
1 2 (8.00%) Selenium
1 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio Team System
1 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (8.00%) JMeter
2 1 (4.00%) Maven
2 1 (4.00%) JUnit
General
1 9 (36.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.00%) Marketing
2 2 (8.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Senior Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Java Developer
3 10 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (24.00%) .NET Developer
5 5 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 5 (20.00%) Software Engineer
5 5 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Software Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Lead Developer
7 2 (8.00%) QA Manager
7 2 (8.00%) Test Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Lead .NET Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Lead C# Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Lead Software Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (4.00%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (4.00%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) .NET
2 11 (44.00%) Spring
3 10 (40.00%) Spring MVC
3 10 (40.00%) J2EE
3 10 (40.00%) Struts
4 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (16.00%) WPF
6 3 (12.00%) LINQ
6 3 (12.00%) jQuery
6 3 (12.00%) CSS
7 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (8.00%) Web Services
7 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (8.00%) HTML
8 1 (4.00%) HTML5
8 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (4.00%) WCF
8 1 (4.00%) XSLT
8 1 (4.00%) WinForms
8 1 (4.00%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) DTV
1 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (88.00%) TDD
3 12 (48.00%) MVC
4 10 (40.00%) Service Management
5 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (24.00%) Scrum
7 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
7 2 (8.00%) Network Planning
7 2 (8.00%) Automated Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (8.00%) Test Management
7 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (8.00%) ATDD
7 2 (8.00%) DevOps
7 2 (8.00%) People Management
7 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.00%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) Java
2 12 (48.00%) C#
3 10 (40.00%) SQL
4 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) SAP
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft