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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 44 63 73
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +10
Permanent jobs citing BDD 33 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 4.33% 1.31% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.46% 1.66% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 24 10 11
Average salary £43,750 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
604 603 722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 79.16% 78.93% 75.68%
Number of salaries quoted 490 545 623
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

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 30 July 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Oxford

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 62 (96.88%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (89.06%) TDD
3 45 (70.31%) JavaScript
4 42 (65.63%) C#
5 41 (64.06%) MVC
6 38 (59.38%) .NET
7 34 (53.13%) HTML
8 33 (51.56%) CSS
9 30 (46.88%) SQL
10 29 (45.31%) SQL Server
11 28 (43.75%) OO
12 26 (40.63%) Scrum
13 25 (39.06%) ASP.NET
13 25 (39.06%) ASP.NET MVC
14 22 (34.38%) Ajax
15 20 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
16 19 (29.69%) AngularJS
16 19 (29.69%) Microsoft
17 18 (28.13%) Python
17 18 (28.13%) Java
17 18 (28.13%) DevOps
18 17 (26.56%) XML
19 16 (25.00%) IIS
20 15 (23.44%) Linux
20 15 (23.44%) Ruby
20 15 (23.44%) Test Automation
20 15 (23.44%) Continuous Delivery
21 14 (21.88%) OLAP Cube
21 14 (21.88%) Performance Analysis
21 14 (21.88%) Relational Database

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 16 (25.00%) IIS
2 14 (21.88%) Apache
2 14 (21.88%) Node.js
3 2 (3.13%) Confluence
4 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Office
1 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.25%) GitHub
2 4 (6.25%) AWS OpsWorks
2 4 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (6.25%) Amazon S3
3 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (45.31%) SQL Server
2 14 (21.88%) OLAP
2 14 (21.88%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (21.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (21.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (21.88%) Relational Database
2 14 (21.88%) OLAP Cube
3 8 (12.50%) Big Data
4 7 (10.94%) MySQL
5 4 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.13%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (20.31%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.94%) JIRA
3 5 (7.81%) JUnit
3 5 (7.81%) Mockito
4 2 (3.13%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.56%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.56%) Selenium
General
1 10 (15.63%) Advertising
1 10 (15.63%) Marketing
2 6 (9.38%) Back Office
3 3 (4.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 50 (78.13%) Developer
2 27 (42.19%) Senior Developer
3 10 (15.63%) Senior Software Engineer
3 10 (15.63%) Software Engineer
4 8 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 7 (10.94%) Business Analyst
5 7 (10.94%) Analyst
5 7 (10.94%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Front-End Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Software Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (7.81%) .NET Developer
7 5 (7.81%) .NET Development Manager
7 5 (7.81%) Development Manager
8 4 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Business Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (59.38%) .NET
2 34 (53.13%) HTML
3 33 (51.56%) CSS
4 25 (39.06%) ASP.NET
4 25 (39.06%) ASP.NET MVC
5 22 (34.38%) Ajax
6 19 (29.69%) AngularJS
7 17 (26.56%) XML
8 14 (21.88%) XSL
9 11 (17.19%) RESTful
10 10 (15.63%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (15.63%) jQuery
11 8 (12.50%) Backbone.js
11 8 (12.50%) Spring
11 8 (12.50%) Ember.js
12 7 (10.94%) Hibernate
12 7 (10.94%) SOAP
12 7 (10.94%) Web Services
13 6 (9.38%) REST
14 5 (7.81%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.88%) N-Tier
2 10 (15.63%) Computer Science
3 8 (12.50%) Semantic Web
3 8 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 6 (9.38%) Web 2.0
5 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.13%) Data Structures
5 2 (3.13%) Blog
6 1 (1.56%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.44%) Linux
2 6 (9.38%) Windows
3 2 (3.13%) Android
3 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (96.88%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (89.06%) TDD
3 41 (64.06%) MVC
4 28 (43.75%) OO
5 26 (40.63%) Scrum
6 20 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (28.13%) DevOps
8 15 (23.44%) Test Automation
8 15 (23.44%) Continuous Delivery
9 14 (21.88%) Performance Analysis
9 14 (21.88%) Refactoring
9 14 (21.88%) Unit Testing
10 10 (15.63%) Web Application Development
10 10 (15.63%) Dependency Injection
10 10 (15.63%) Mobile Development
11 9 (14.06%) Kanban
11 9 (14.06%) Mentoring
12 8 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
13 7 (10.94%) Software Engineering
14 6 (9.38%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 45 (70.31%) JavaScript
2 42 (65.63%) C#
3 30 (46.88%) SQL
4 18 (28.13%) Python
4 18 (28.13%) Java
5 15 (23.44%) Ruby
6 14 (21.88%) T-SQL
7 11 (17.19%) PHP
8 10 (15.63%) Objective-C
9 4 (6.25%) Groovy
10 2 (3.13%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 12 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (3.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 14 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (6.25%) Ansible
2 4 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (29.69%) Microsoft
2 14 (21.88%) VMware
2 14 (21.88%) IBM
3 10 (15.63%) Facebook
4 2 (3.13%) Xamarin
4 2 (3.13%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
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Elsevier
Posted: 14 days ago