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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 67 70 89
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +19
Permanent jobs citing BDD 12 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.63% 1.35% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% 1.81% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 7
Average salary £52,500 £31,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -25.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £37,750 £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
585 607 867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 79.59% 74.57% 82.18%
Number of salaries quoted 478 509 780
Average salary £49,372 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.16% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 26 January 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Oxford

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 29 (87.88%) TDD
2 26 (78.79%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (72.73%) Java
4 23 (69.70%) Software Engineering
5 20 (60.61%) HTML
6 19 (57.58%) Test Automation
7 18 (54.55%) Integration Testing
7 18 (54.55%) Oracle
7 18 (54.55%) XML
8 16 (48.48%) SQL
9 15 (45.45%) Management Information System
9 15 (45.45%) Risk Management
9 15 (45.45%) Legal
9 15 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (45.45%) Spring
10 14 (42.42%) Scrum
11 13 (39.39%) .NET
11 13 (39.39%) NoSQL
11 13 (39.39%) Big Data
12 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
12 12 (36.36%) Publishing
13 10 (30.30%) Web Services
13 10 (30.30%) J2EE
14 9 (27.27%) MongoDB
14 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
14 9 (27.27%) C#
14 9 (27.27%) CSS
14 9 (27.27%) MVC
15 8 (24.24%) Linux
15 8 (24.24%) EJB

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 7 (21.21%) WebLogic
2 5 (15.15%) Apache
2 5 (15.15%) Node.js
3 4 (12.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (12.12%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (12.12%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (12.12%) IIS
3 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
3 4 (12.12%) WebSphere
3 4 (12.12%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (12.12%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.03%) Drupal
4 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.03%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) GitHub
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (39.39%) NoSQL
1 13 (39.39%) Big Data
2 9 (27.27%) MongoDB
3 8 (24.24%) Oracle Database
4 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
5 6 (18.18%) Hadoop
6 4 (12.12%) MySQL
6 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (12.12%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (3.03%) CouchDB
8 1 (3.03%) Apache Hive
8 1 (3.03%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.15%) JIRA
3 4 (12.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (12.12%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (9.09%) Subversion
5 2 (6.06%) Selenium
5 2 (6.06%) Behat
6 1 (3.03%) Ant
6 1 (3.03%) JUnit
6 1 (3.03%) Mercurial
6 1 (3.03%) PyUnit
6 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
General
1 15 (45.45%) Legal
2 12 (36.36%) Publishing
3 4 (12.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Developer
2 14 (42.42%) Software Engineer
3 13 (39.39%) Senior Software Engineer
4 10 (30.30%) Senior Developer
5 6 (18.18%) Java Engineer
5 6 (18.18%) Senior Java Engineer
6 5 (15.15%) Big Data Architect
6 5 (15.15%) Data Architect
6 5 (15.15%) Senior Data Architect
6 5 (15.15%) Senior Architect
6 5 (15.15%) Architect
7 4 (12.12%) Integration Engineer
7 4 (12.12%) Senior Integration Engineer
7 4 (12.12%) Software Integration Engineer
8 3 (9.09%) Java Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Junior
9 2 (6.06%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Junior Developer
9 2 (6.06%) PHP Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (60.61%) HTML
2 18 (54.55%) XML
3 15 (45.45%) Spring
4 13 (39.39%) .NET
5 10 (30.30%) J2EE
5 10 (30.30%) Web Services
6 9 (27.27%) CSS
7 8 (24.24%) EJB
8 7 (21.21%) Middleware
8 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
8 7 (21.21%) .NET Framework
8 7 (21.21%) AngularJS
9 5 (15.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (15.15%) Backbone.js
9 5 (15.15%) Ember.js
10 4 (12.12%) Java EE
10 4 (12.12%) jQuery
10 4 (12.12%) EJB 3.0
10 4 (12.12%) RESTful
10 4 (12.12%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (45.45%) Management Information System
2 5 (15.15%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (12.12%) Clustering
3 4 (12.12%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (87.88%) TDD
2 26 (78.79%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (69.70%) Software Engineering
4 19 (57.58%) Test Automation
5 18 (54.55%) Integration Testing
6 15 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (45.45%) Risk Management
7 14 (42.42%) Scrum
8 9 (27.27%) MVC
9 6 (18.18%) Web Development
10 5 (15.15%) OO
10 5 (15.15%) Analytics
11 4 (12.12%) Data Modelling
11 4 (12.12%) SOA
11 4 (12.12%) ETL
11 4 (12.12%) Migration
12 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
12 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
13 1 (3.03%) Coaching
13 1 (3.03%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (72.73%) Java
2 16 (48.48%) SQL
3 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 9 (27.27%) C#
5 7 (21.21%) PHP
6 5 (15.15%) Scala
6 5 (15.15%) C++
7 4 (12.12%) VBScript
7 4 (12.12%) VB
7 4 (12.12%) VB.NET
8 3 (9.09%) Python
9 2 (6.06%) Ruby
9 2 (6.06%) PHP5
10 1 (3.03%) Groovy
10 1 (3.03%) Objective-C
10 1 (3.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) Oracle
2 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.15%) Twitter
4 4 (12.12%) IBM
5 2 (6.06%) Zend
6 1 (3.03%) Xamarin
6 1 (3.03%) VMware
6 1 (3.03%) SAP
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago