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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 64 69 72
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing BDD 29 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.70% 1.58% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.34% 1.83% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 8
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.43%
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
668 657 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 85.31% 86.45% 82.64%
Number of salaries quoted 556 541 546
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +11.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 10 February 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Oxford

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 72 (91.14%) Agile Software Development
1 72 (91.14%) TDD
2 50 (63.29%) Java
3 49 (62.03%) SQL
4 43 (54.43%) JavaScript
5 35 (44.30%) Spring
6 34 (43.04%) jQuery
6 34 (43.04%) Web Services
7 30 (37.97%) Oracle
7 30 (37.97%) QA
7 30 (37.97%) Amazon AWS
8 28 (35.44%) MongoDB
8 28 (35.44%) Scrum
9 26 (32.91%) Ajax
10 23 (29.11%) AngularJS
11 22 (27.85%) HTML
12 21 (26.58%) PL/SQL
12 21 (26.58%) SOAP
12 21 (26.58%) Product Management
12 21 (26.58%) SDLC
13 20 (25.32%) XML
13 20 (25.32%) MVC
13 20 (25.32%) Middleware
14 19 (24.05%) Unit Testing
15 18 (22.78%) .NET
16 17 (21.52%) C#
16 17 (21.52%) HTML5
16 17 (21.52%) Git (software)
16 17 (21.52%) Big Data
17 16 (20.25%) NoSQL

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 11 (13.92%) Node.js
2 9 (11.39%) WebLogic
3 8 (10.13%) WebSphere
4 6 (7.59%) Apache Solr
5 3 (3.80%) Apache
5 3 (3.80%) IIS
6 1 (1.27%) CMS
6 1 (1.27%) Confluence
6 1 (1.27%) JBoss
6 1 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.27%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 30 (37.97%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (35.44%) MongoDB
2 17 (21.52%) Big Data
3 16 (20.25%) NoSQL
4 9 (11.39%) Oracle Database
4 9 (11.39%) Oracle ODI
5 8 (10.13%) CouchDB
5 8 (10.13%) MySQL
6 3 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.80%) OLAP
6 3 (3.80%) OLAP Cube
6 3 (3.80%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.80%) SQL Server
6 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.27%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 17 (21.52%) Git (software)
2 13 (16.46%) JIRA
3 8 (10.13%) Oracle Forms
4 7 (8.86%) Subversion
4 7 (8.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (7.59%) JUnit
5 6 (7.59%) Mockito
6 3 (3.80%) Selenium
7 2 (2.53%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.27%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.27%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.27%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.27%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (2.53%) Back Office
2 1 (1.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 56 (70.89%) Developer
2 35 (44.30%) Java Developer
3 26 (32.91%) Senior Developer
4 21 (26.58%) Agile Developer
4 21 (26.58%) Agile Java Developer
5 20 (25.32%) Principal Developer
5 20 (25.32%) Principal Java Developer
6 15 (18.99%) Senior Java Developer
7 13 (16.46%) Software Engineer
8 12 (15.19%) QA Engineer
9 11 (13.92%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 10 (12.66%) .NET Developer
11 9 (11.39%) Senior Agile Developer
11 9 (11.39%) Senior Agile Java Developer
11 9 (11.39%) Software Developer
12 8 (10.13%) Oracle Developer
12 8 (10.13%) Senior .NET Developer
12 8 (10.13%) Senior Oracle Developer
12 8 (10.13%) Senior Software Developer
13 7 (8.86%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (44.30%) Spring
2 34 (43.04%) jQuery
2 34 (43.04%) Web Services
3 26 (32.91%) Ajax
4 23 (29.11%) AngularJS
5 22 (27.85%) HTML
6 21 (26.58%) SOAP
7 20 (25.32%) Middleware
7 20 (25.32%) XML
8 18 (22.78%) .NET
9 17 (21.52%) HTML5
10 12 (15.19%) ASP.NET
10 12 (15.19%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (15.19%) REST
11 10 (12.66%) CSS
11 10 (12.66%) XML Schema
12 9 (11.39%) Java EE
12 9 (11.39%) RESTful
13 8 (10.13%) J2EE
13 8 (10.13%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.66%) Data Integration
2 9 (11.39%) Clustering
3 8 (10.13%) Computer Science
3 8 (10.13%) Semantic Web
4 5 (6.33%) Algorithms
5 3 (3.80%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.53%) Web 2.0
7 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.53%) Linux
1 2 (2.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (91.14%) Agile Software Development
1 72 (91.14%) TDD
2 28 (35.44%) Scrum
3 21 (26.58%) Product Management
3 21 (26.58%) SDLC
4 20 (25.32%) MVC
5 19 (24.05%) Unit Testing
6 16 (20.25%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (17.72%) Test Automation
8 13 (16.46%) Automation Testing
8 13 (16.46%) Image Processing
8 13 (16.46%) Software Engineering
9 12 (15.19%) Continuous Delivery
9 12 (15.19%) Integration Testing
10 11 (13.92%) DevOps
10 11 (13.92%) Functional Testing
10 11 (13.92%) Non-Functional Testing
11 10 (12.66%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (12.66%) Data Modelling
11 10 (12.66%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 50 (63.29%) Java
2 49 (62.03%) SQL
3 43 (54.43%) JavaScript
4 21 (26.58%) PL/SQL
5 17 (21.52%) C#
6 9 (11.39%) Ruby
7 7 (8.86%) MATLAB
8 5 (6.33%) PHP
9 4 (5.06%) Python
10 3 (3.80%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.53%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (7.59%) Degree
2 1 (1.27%) ISEB
2 1 (1.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (37.97%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (7.59%) Ansible
1 6 (7.59%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (7.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (37.97%) Oracle
2 11 (13.92%) IBM
3 5 (6.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.80%) VMware
5 1 (1.27%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.27%) Talend
5 1 (1.27%) Xamarin
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago