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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 66 70 76
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Permanent jobs citing BDD 12 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.63% 0.93% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 1.20% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 10
Average salary £63,750 £31,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+102.38% -25.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
587 581 800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 79.76% 76.85% 84.21%
Number of salaries quoted 470 486 712
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 February 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Oxford

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 17 (85.00%) TDD
2 16 (80.00%) HTML
3 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (55.00%) CSS
5 10 (50.00%) .NET
5 10 (50.00%) Java
5 10 (50.00%) AngularJS
6 9 (45.00%) NoSQL
6 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
6 9 (45.00%) C#
6 9 (45.00%) Linux
6 9 (45.00%) Scrum
7 8 (40.00%) SQL
7 8 (40.00%) MongoDB
7 8 (40.00%) Big Data
8 7 (35.00%) .NET Framework
8 7 (35.00%) PHP
9 6 (30.00%) MySQL
9 6 (30.00%) Web Development
9 6 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (25.00%) Scala
10 5 (25.00%) Hadoop
10 5 (25.00%) Integration Testing
10 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (25.00%) Test Automation
10 5 (25.00%) Ember.js
10 5 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (25.00%) Analytics
10 5 (25.00%) Node.js

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 5 (25.00%) Apache
1 5 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (20.00%) GitHub
2 4 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (20.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) NoSQL
2 8 (40.00%) Big Data
2 8 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 6 (30.00%) MySQL
4 5 (25.00%) Hadoop
5 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (5.00%) CouchDB
7 1 (5.00%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.00%) Behat
2 2 (10.00%) Subversion
2 2 (10.00%) JIRA
2 2 (10.00%) Selenium
3 1 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (5.00%) Mercurial
General
1 5 (25.00%) Publishing
2 3 (15.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Data Architect
3 5 (25.00%) Architect
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Data Architect
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Architect
3 5 (25.00%) Big Data Architect
4 4 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Leader
5 2 (10.00%) PHP Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Integration Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Integration Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) HTML
2 11 (55.00%) CSS
3 10 (50.00%) .NET
3 10 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 7 (35.00%) .NET Framework
5 5 (25.00%) XML
5 5 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (25.00%) Ember.js
5 5 (25.00%) Backbone.js
6 4 (20.00%) Sinatra
6 4 (20.00%) Sass
6 4 (20.00%) Padrino
6 4 (20.00%) Spring
6 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (15.00%) J2EE
7 3 (15.00%) Web Services
7 3 (15.00%) Middleware
7 3 (15.00%) jQuery
7 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.00%) Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) TDD
2 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (45.00%) Scrum
3 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (30.00%) Web Development
5 5 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 5 (25.00%) MVC
5 5 (25.00%) OO
5 5 (25.00%) Analytics
6 4 (20.00%) DevOps
6 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
8 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
9 1 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (5.00%) Migration
9 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
9 1 (5.00%) SOA
9 1 (5.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (50.00%) Java
3 9 (45.00%) C#
4 8 (40.00%) SQL
5 7 (35.00%) PHP
6 5 (25.00%) C++
6 5 (25.00%) Scala
7 4 (20.00%) Groovy
7 4 (20.00%) Python
7 4 (20.00%) Ruby
8 2 (10.00%) PHP5
9 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
9 1 (5.00%) VBScript
9 1 (5.00%) VB
9 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
1 5 (25.00%) Twitter
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Zend
4 1 (5.00%) SAP
4 1 (5.00%) IBM
4 1 (5.00%) Xamarin
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Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago