The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 44 51 75
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +24
Permanent jobs citing BDD 36 36 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 4.88% 4.01% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.11% 5.14% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 27 35 9
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £33,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £46,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
BDD
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
589 701 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 79.92% 78.15% 78.10%
Number of salaries quoted 477 640 683
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

BDD
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

BDD Salary Trend in Oxford

BDD
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Oxford

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 42 (89.36%) TDD
2 41 (87.23%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (80.85%) C#
4 35 (74.47%) JavaScript
5 33 (70.21%) .NET
6 32 (68.09%) MVC
7 29 (61.70%) HTML
8 26 (55.32%) CSS
9 25 (53.19%) SQL Server
10 23 (48.94%) ASP.NET
10 23 (48.94%) ASP.NET MVC
11 21 (44.68%) OO
12 18 (38.30%) SQL
12 18 (38.30%) Scrum
12 18 (38.30%) AngularJS
13 17 (36.17%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
14 15 (31.91%) DevOps
15 14 (29.79%) Apache
16 13 (27.66%) Linux
17 12 (25.53%) Python
17 12 (25.53%) IIS
17 12 (25.53%) Ruby
17 12 (25.53%) Ajax
18 11 (23.40%) Git (software)
18 11 (23.40%) Unit Testing
18 11 (23.40%) Node.js
18 11 (23.40%) Continuous Delivery
19 10 (21.28%) Performance Analysis
19 10 (21.28%) Relational Database

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 (29.79%) Apache
2 12 (25.53%) IIS
3 11 (23.40%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.89%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.64%) AWS OpsWorks
2 5 (10.64%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (10.64%) Amazon S3
2 5 (10.64%) GitHub
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (53.19%) SQL Server
2 10 (21.28%) Relational Database
2 10 (21.28%) OLAP Cube
2 10 (21.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (21.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (21.28%) OLAP
2 10 (21.28%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (17.02%) MySQL
4 5 (10.64%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (8.51%) Big Data
5 4 (8.51%) MongoDB
5 4 (8.51%) NoSQL
5 4 (8.51%) Hadoop
6 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (23.40%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.38%) Mercurial
2 3 (6.38%) JIRA
3 2 (4.26%) Selenium
4 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.13%) JUnit
4 1 (2.13%) Subversion
4 1 (2.13%) Mockito
4 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.13%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.13%) Behat
General
1 10 (21.28%) Marketing
1 10 (21.28%) Advertising
2 2 (4.26%) Back Office
2 2 (4.26%) Games
3 1 (2.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 38 (80.85%) Developer
2 17 (36.17%) Senior Developer
3 9 (19.15%) Full Stack Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Development Manager
4 5 (10.64%) .NET Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Front-End Developer
4 5 (10.64%) .NET Development Manager
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Data Architect
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Architect
5 4 (8.51%) Data Architect
5 4 (8.51%) Architect
5 4 (8.51%) Big Data Architect
5 4 (8.51%) AWS Architect
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 3 (6.38%) PHP Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Technical Leader
7 2 (4.26%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (4.26%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (70.21%) .NET
2 29 (61.70%) HTML
3 26 (55.32%) CSS
4 23 (48.94%) ASP.NET
4 23 (48.94%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (38.30%) AngularJS
6 12 (25.53%) Ajax
7 10 (21.28%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (21.28%) RESTful
7 10 (21.28%) XML
7 10 (21.28%) XSL
8 9 (19.15%) Ember.js
8 9 (19.15%) Backbone.js
9 7 (14.89%) .NET Framework
10 6 (12.77%) jQuery
11 5 (10.64%) Padrino
11 5 (10.64%) Sinatra
11 5 (10.64%) Sass
12 4 (8.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 3 (6.38%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) N-Tier
2 8 (17.02%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.26%) Open Source
4 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.26%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.66%) Linux
2 2 (4.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (89.36%) TDD
2 41 (87.23%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (68.09%) MVC
4 21 (44.68%) OO
5 18 (38.30%) Scrum
6 17 (36.17%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (31.91%) DevOps
8 11 (23.40%) Unit Testing
8 11 (23.40%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (21.28%) Performance Analysis
9 10 (21.28%) Web Application Development
9 10 (21.28%) Dependency Injection
9 10 (21.28%) Test Automation
9 10 (21.28%) Refactoring
10 8 (17.02%) Mobile Application Development
11 6 (12.77%) Software Engineering
11 6 (12.77%) Mobile Development
12 5 (10.64%) Mentoring
12 5 (10.64%) Web Development
12 5 (10.64%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 38 (80.85%) C#
2 35 (74.47%) JavaScript
3 18 (38.30%) SQL
4 12 (25.53%) Python
4 12 (25.53%) Ruby
5 10 (21.28%) T-SQL
6 9 (19.15%) PHP
6 9 (19.15%) Java
7 8 (17.02%) Objective-C
8 5 (10.64%) Groovy
9 4 (8.51%) Scala
9 4 (8.51%) C++
10 1 (2.13%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 10 (21.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.28%) Facebook
2 10 (21.28%) IBM
2 10 (21.28%) VMware
3 4 (8.51%) Twitter
4 3 (6.38%) Xamarin
5 1 (2.13%) SAP
5 1 (2.13%) Zend
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £47500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago