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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 47 51 76
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +25
Permanent jobs citing BDD 32 34 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 4.25% 3.79% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.32% 4.82% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 22 32 10
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £45,000 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +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
602 705 790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 79.95% 78.68% 79.16%
Number of salaries quoted 482 635 675
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 £32,000 £32,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 6 May 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Oxford

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 6 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 40 (90.91%) TDD
2 38 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (79.55%) C#
4 32 (72.73%) JavaScript
5 30 (68.18%) .NET
5 30 (68.18%) MVC
6 26 (59.09%) HTML
7 24 (54.55%) SQL Server
8 22 (50.00%) ASP.NET
8 22 (50.00%) CSS
8 22 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (40.91%) OO
9 18 (40.91%) Scrum
9 18 (40.91%) AngularJS
10 17 (38.64%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (36.36%) SQL
12 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
12 13 (29.55%) DevOps
13 12 (27.27%) Apache
14 11 (25.00%) Python
14 11 (25.00%) Linux
14 11 (25.00%) Ruby
14 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
15 10 (22.73%) Git (software)
15 10 (22.73%) Marketing
15 10 (22.73%) Dependency Injection
15 10 (22.73%) RESTful
15 10 (22.73%) Node.js
15 10 (22.73%) Facebook
15 10 (22.73%) Web Application Development

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 12 (27.27%) Apache
2 10 (22.73%) Node.js
2 10 (22.73%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.45%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.36%) GitHub
2 5 (11.36%) AWS OpsWorks
2 5 (11.36%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (11.36%) Amazon S3
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.18%) OLAP
2 8 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 8 (18.18%) OLAP Cube
3 7 (15.91%) MySQL
4 6 (13.64%) MongoDB
4 6 (13.64%) NoSQL
5 5 (11.36%) Big Data
5 5 (11.36%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (9.09%) Hadoop
7 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (2.27%) RavenDB
8 1 (2.27%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.82%) Mercurial
2 3 (6.82%) JIRA
3 1 (2.27%) Selenium
3 1 (2.27%) JUnit
3 1 (2.27%) Subversion
3 1 (2.27%) Mockito
3 1 (2.27%) Behat
General
1 10 (22.73%) Advertising
1 10 (22.73%) Marketing
2 2 (4.55%) Publishing
3 1 (2.27%) Games
3 1 (2.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 35 (79.55%) Developer
2 14 (31.82%) Senior Developer
3 9 (20.45%) Full Stack Developer
4 6 (13.64%) .NET Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Development Manager
5 5 (11.36%) .NET Development Manager
5 5 (11.36%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Data Architect
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Architect
6 4 (9.09%) Big Data Architect
6 4 (9.09%) AWS Architect
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Data Architect
6 4 (9.09%) Architect
7 3 (6.82%) Technical Leader
8 2 (4.55%) PHP Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Applications Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (68.18%) .NET
2 26 (59.09%) HTML
3 22 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 22 (50.00%) CSS
3 22 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (40.91%) AngularJS
5 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 10 (22.73%) RESTful
7 9 (20.45%) Backbone.js
7 9 (20.45%) Ember.js
7 9 (20.45%) XML
7 9 (20.45%) Ajax
8 8 (18.18%) XSL
8 8 (18.18%) .NET Framework
9 6 (13.64%) jQuery
10 5 (11.36%) Sinatra
10 5 (11.36%) Sass
10 5 (11.36%) Padrino
11 4 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (6.82%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) N-Tier
1 8 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.27%) Web 2.0
3 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (90.91%) TDD
2 38 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (68.18%) MVC
4 18 (40.91%) Scrum
4 18 (40.91%) OO
5 17 (38.64%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (29.55%) DevOps
7 10 (22.73%) Web Application Development
7 10 (22.73%) Dependency Injection
8 9 (20.45%) Unit Testing
8 9 (20.45%) Test Automation
9 8 (18.18%) Mobile Application Development
9 8 (18.18%) Performance Analysis
9 8 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
9 8 (18.18%) Refactoring
10 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
10 6 (13.64%) Mobile Development
11 5 (11.36%) Web Development
11 5 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 35 (79.55%) C#
2 32 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 16 (36.36%) SQL
4 11 (25.00%) Python
4 11 (25.00%) Ruby
5 9 (20.45%) Java
6 8 (18.18%) Objective-C
6 8 (18.18%) T-SQL
7 7 (15.91%) PHP
8 5 (11.36%) Groovy
9 4 (9.09%) Scala
9 4 (9.09%) C++
10 1 (2.27%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.73%) Facebook
3 8 (18.18%) IBM
3 8 (18.18%) VMware
4 4 (9.09%) Twitter
5 3 (6.82%) Xamarin
6 1 (2.27%) Zend
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle
6 1 (2.27%) SAP
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