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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 55 80 90
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +10
Permanent jobs citing BDD 20 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.77% 1.41% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.58% 1.86% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 3
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
558 751 828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 77.39% 75.48% 78.41%
Number of salaries quoted 455 661 755
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 October 2014.

BDD Salary Histogram in Oxford

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 29 (93.55%) TDD
2 26 (83.87%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (80.65%) Software Engineering
4 24 (77.42%) Java
4 24 (77.42%) XML
5 23 (74.19%) Test Automation
6 22 (70.97%) Integration Testing
6 22 (70.97%) SQL
7 21 (67.74%) Oracle
8 20 (64.52%) Spring
9 18 (58.06%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (51.61%) Web Services
11 15 (48.39%) Management Information System
11 15 (48.39%) Risk Management
11 15 (48.39%) Legal
11 15 (48.39%) HTML
12 14 (45.16%) J2EE
12 14 (45.16%) Publishing
12 14 (45.16%) Scrum
13 13 (41.94%) Big Data
14 10 (32.26%) Git (software)
14 10 (32.26%) NoSQL
14 10 (32.26%) Middleware
15 9 (29.03%) MVC
16 8 (25.81%) EJB
16 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database
17 7 (22.58%) WebLogic
18 6 (19.35%) .NET
18 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
18 6 (19.35%) SQL Server

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 7 (22.58%) WebLogic
2 5 (16.13%) WebSphere
3 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
3 4 (12.90%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (12.90%) IIS
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (12.90%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (12.90%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (9.68%) Drupal
5 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
5 2 (6.45%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) Big Data
2 10 (32.26%) NoSQL
3 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database
4 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
4 6 (19.35%) MongoDB
5 4 (12.90%) MySQL
5 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (12.90%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
6 2 (6.45%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (12.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (12.90%) JIRA
3 3 (9.68%) Subversion
4 2 (6.45%) Ant
4 2 (6.45%) JUnit
4 2 (6.45%) PyUnit
5 1 (3.23%) Behat
5 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.23%) Selenium
General
1 15 (48.39%) Legal
2 14 (45.16%) Publishing
3 4 (12.90%) Marketing
4 2 (6.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Developer
2 15 (48.39%) Software Engineer
3 14 (45.16%) Senior Software Engineer
4 10 (32.26%) Senior Developer
5 6 (19.35%) Java Engineer
5 6 (19.35%) Senior Java Engineer
6 5 (16.13%) Java Developer
7 4 (12.90%) Senior Integration Engineer
7 4 (12.90%) Integration Engineer
7 4 (12.90%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (12.90%) Software Integration Engineer
8 3 (9.68%) Ruby Developer
9 2 (6.45%) .NET Developer
9 2 (6.45%) Senior .NET Developer
10 1 (3.23%) Java Software Developer
10 1 (3.23%) Java Software Engineer
10 1 (3.23%) Junior Developer
10 1 (3.23%) PHP Developer
10 1 (3.23%) Lead Developer
10 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (77.42%) XML
2 20 (64.52%) Spring
3 16 (51.61%) Web Services
4 15 (48.39%) HTML
5 14 (45.16%) J2EE
6 10 (32.26%) Middleware
7 8 (25.81%) EJB
8 6 (19.35%) .NET
8 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
9 4 (12.90%) XML Schema
9 4 (12.90%) SOAP
9 4 (12.90%) Struts
9 4 (12.90%) COM
9 4 (12.90%) CSS
9 4 (12.90%) jQuery
9 4 (12.90%) Java EE
9 4 (12.90%) EJB 3.0
9 4 (12.90%) RESTful
10 3 (9.68%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (9.68%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (48.39%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.90%) Clustering
2 4 (12.90%) Data Integration
2 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.45%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.23%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (93.55%) TDD
2 26 (83.87%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (80.65%) Software Engineering
4 23 (74.19%) Test Automation
5 22 (70.97%) Integration Testing
6 18 (58.06%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (48.39%) Risk Management
8 14 (45.16%) Scrum
9 9 (29.03%) MVC
10 4 (12.90%) Migration
10 4 (12.90%) Data Modelling
10 4 (12.90%) SOA
10 4 (12.90%) ETL
11 3 (9.68%) Unit Testing
12 2 (6.45%) OOP
12 2 (6.45%) OO
12 2 (6.45%) MVVM
12 2 (6.45%) Coaching
13 1 (3.23%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 24 (77.42%) Java
2 22 (70.97%) SQL
3 4 (12.90%) VBScript
3 4 (12.90%) VB
3 4 (12.90%) VB.NET
3 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.68%) Ruby
4 3 (9.68%) Python
5 2 (6.45%) C#
6 1 (3.23%) PHP5
6 1 (3.23%) Perl
6 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) KVM
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) IBM
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) Zend
3 1 (3.23%) VMware
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