The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 51 54 70
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +16
Permanent jobs citing BDD 17 40 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.56% 4.83% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.02% 5.48% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6 25 11
Median salary £46,250 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £63,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
563 730 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 84.79% 88.16% 88.05%
Number of salaries quoted 441 612 528
Median salary £42,500 £47,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.05% -0.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

BDD Salary Histogram in Oxford

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing BDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for BDD.

1 37 (86.05%) TDD
2 31 (72.09%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (46.51%) HTML
3 20 (46.51%) JavaScript
4 16 (37.21%) CSS
4 16 (37.21%) Software Engineering
5 15 (34.88%) Web Services
6 11 (25.58%) QA
6 11 (25.58%) Selenium
6 11 (25.58%) DevOps
7 10 (23.26%) C#
7 10 (23.26%) Windows
7 10 (23.26%) Scrum
8 9 (20.93%) MVC
8 9 (20.93%) .NET
8 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
8 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET
8 9 (20.93%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (20.93%) Test Automation
8 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (18.60%) Visualisation
9 8 (18.60%) Image Processing
9 8 (18.60%) Qt
9 8 (18.60%) DICOM
9 8 (18.60%) jQuery
9 8 (18.60%) Manual Testing
9 8 (18.60%) JIRA
9 8 (18.60%) CSS3
9 8 (18.60%) Software Architecture
9 8 (18.60%) HTML5

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Magento
1 2 (4.65%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.28%) MySQL
3 5 (11.63%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (25.58%) Selenium
2 8 (18.60%) JIRA
3 7 (16.28%) HP UFT
3 7 (16.28%) Zephyr
4 6 (13.95%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.65%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.65%) PHPUnit
6 1 (2.33%) Gradle
6 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.33%) Maven
6 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.33%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (16.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (55.81%) Developer
2 10 (23.26%) Senior Developer
3 9 (20.93%) .NET Developer
3 9 (20.93%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 8 (18.60%) Senior .NET Developer
4 8 (18.60%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (18.60%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 8 (18.60%) Software Engineer
5 7 (16.28%) Head of QA
5 7 (16.28%) Head of Testing
6 6 (13.95%) Python Developer
6 6 (13.95%) Software Developer
7 5 (11.63%) Angular Developer
7 5 (11.63%) AWS Developer
7 5 (11.63%) Full Stack Developer
7 5 (11.63%) Ruby Developer
8 4 (9.30%) Django Developer
8 4 (9.30%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (46.51%) HTML
2 16 (37.21%) CSS
3 15 (34.88%) Web Services
4 9 (20.93%) .NET
4 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET
4 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (18.60%) CSS3
5 8 (18.60%) HTML5
5 8 (18.60%) jQuery
5 8 (18.60%) Qt
6 6 (13.95%) AngularJS
6 6 (13.95%) Django
7 5 (11.63%) Itk
7 5 (11.63%) Padrino
7 5 (11.63%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (11.63%) VTK
8 2 (4.65%) Behat
8 2 (4.65%) Doctrine
8 2 (4.65%) RESTful
8 2 (4.65%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Visualisation
2 7 (16.28%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.26%) Windows
2 7 (16.28%) Android
2 7 (16.28%) Apple iOS
3 3 (6.98%) Mac OS
4 2 (4.65%) Linux
4 2 (4.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (86.05%) TDD
2 31 (72.09%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (37.21%) Software Engineering
4 11 (25.58%) DevOps
5 10 (23.26%) Scrum
6 9 (20.93%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (20.93%) MVC
6 9 (20.93%) Test Automation
7 8 (18.60%) Computer Vision
7 8 (18.60%) Image Processing
7 8 (18.60%) Manual Testing
7 8 (18.60%) Software Architecture
8 7 (16.28%) Demand Management
8 7 (16.28%) Non-Functional Testing
8 7 (16.28%) Release Management
8 7 (16.28%) Risk Management
8 7 (16.28%) SDLC
8 7 (16.28%) Software Delivery
8 7 (16.28%) Virtual Team Management
8 7 (16.28%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (46.51%) JavaScript
2 10 (23.26%) C#
3 8 (18.60%) C
3 8 (18.60%) C++
3 8 (18.60%) MATLAB
4 6 (13.95%) Python
5 5 (11.63%) Ruby
5 5 (11.63%) SQL
6 3 (6.98%) PHP
7 1 (2.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.58%) QA
2 8 (18.60%) DICOM
2 8 (18.60%) ISO 9001
2 8 (18.60%) ISO13485
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.28%) HP