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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 69 61 91
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +30
Permanent jobs citing BDD 9 22 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.19% 2.27% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 3.15% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 6
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £31,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £38,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
604 699 886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 79.68% 72.21% 79.46%
Number of salaries quoted 502 598 808
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -18.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 19 December 2014.

BDD Salary Histogram in Oxford

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 29 (90.63%) TDD
2 28 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (84.38%) Java
4 26 (81.25%) Software Engineering
5 22 (68.75%) Test Automation
6 21 (65.63%) Integration Testing
6 21 (65.63%) Oracle
6 21 (65.63%) XML
7 19 (59.38%) Spring
7 19 (59.38%) SQL
8 18 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (56.25%) HTML
9 17 (53.13%) Scrum
10 16 (50.00%) Big Data
11 15 (46.88%) NoSQL
11 15 (46.88%) Risk Management
11 15 (46.88%) Management Information System
11 15 (46.88%) Legal
12 14 (43.75%) Publishing
13 13 (40.63%) Web Services
13 13 (40.63%) J2EE
14 11 (34.38%) MongoDB
15 10 (31.25%) .NET
15 10 (31.25%) Middleware
16 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
17 8 (25.00%) EJB
17 8 (25.00%) Oracle Database
18 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
18 7 (21.88%) Linux
18 7 (21.88%) WebLogic

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 7 (21.88%) WebLogic
2 4 (12.50%) IIS
2 4 (12.50%) Apache
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (12.50%) Node.js
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 4 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (6.25%) Apache Pig
3 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.13%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (50.00%) Big Data
2 15 (46.88%) NoSQL
3 11 (34.38%) MongoDB
4 8 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 6 (18.75%) Hadoop
6 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
7 4 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (6.25%) MySQL
8 2 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (6.25%) Apache Hive
9 1 (3.13%) CouchDB
9 1 (3.13%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.63%) JIRA
3 4 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (9.38%) Subversion
5 2 (6.25%) Ant
5 2 (6.25%) JUnit
5 2 (6.25%) PyUnit
6 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.13%) Behat
6 1 (3.13%) Selenium
6 1 (3.13%) Mercurial
General
1 15 (46.88%) Legal
2 14 (43.75%) Publishing
3 4 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (53.13%) Developer
2 15 (46.88%) Software Engineer
3 14 (43.75%) Senior Software Engineer
4 12 (37.50%) Senior Developer
5 6 (18.75%) Java Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) Senior Java Engineer
6 5 (15.63%) Java Developer
7 4 (12.50%) Architect
7 4 (12.50%) Integration Engineer
7 4 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (12.50%) Big Data Architect
7 4 (12.50%) Senior Data Architect
7 4 (12.50%) Senior Architect
7 4 (12.50%) Software Integration Engineer
7 4 (12.50%) Senior Integration Engineer
7 4 (12.50%) Data Architect
8 2 (6.25%) Junior Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Junior
9 1 (3.13%) Software Developer
9 1 (3.13%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (65.63%) XML
2 19 (59.38%) Spring
3 18 (56.25%) HTML
4 13 (40.63%) J2EE
4 13 (40.63%) Web Services
5 10 (31.25%) .NET
5 10 (31.25%) Middleware
6 8 (25.00%) EJB
7 6 (18.75%) CSS
7 6 (18.75%) .NET Framework
8 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
8 5 (15.63%) AngularJS
9 4 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (12.50%) Backbone.js
9 4 (12.50%) Ember.js
9 4 (12.50%) EJB 3.0
9 4 (12.50%) RESTful
9 4 (12.50%) COM
9 4 (12.50%) SOAP
9 4 (12.50%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 15 (46.88%) Management Information System
2 5 (15.63%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (12.50%) Clustering
3 4 (12.50%) Data Integration
4 2 (6.25%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.13%) Open Source
5 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (90.63%) TDD
2 28 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (81.25%) Software Engineering
4 22 (68.75%) Test Automation
5 21 (65.63%) Integration Testing
6 18 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (53.13%) Scrum
8 15 (46.88%) Risk Management
9 6 (18.75%) MVC
10 5 (15.63%) Web Development
11 4 (12.50%) Migration
11 4 (12.50%) OO
11 4 (12.50%) Data Modelling
11 4 (12.50%) SOA
11 4 (12.50%) ETL
11 4 (12.50%) Analytics
12 2 (6.25%) Coaching
12 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
13 1 (3.13%) Test Scripting
13 1 (3.13%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (84.38%) Java
2 19 (59.38%) SQL
3 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
4 6 (18.75%) C#
5 5 (15.63%) PHP
6 4 (12.50%) Scala
6 4 (12.50%) C++
6 4 (12.50%) VBScript
6 4 (12.50%) VB
6 4 (12.50%) VB.NET
7 3 (9.38%) Python
8 1 (3.13%) Objective-C
8 1 (3.13%) Ruby
8 1 (3.13%) PHP5
8 1 (3.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) KVM
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) Oracle
2 4 (12.50%) Twitter
2 4 (12.50%) IBM
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) VMware
3 1 (3.13%) Zend
3 1 (3.13%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.13%) SAP
Oxford
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago