The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 64 73 100
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +27
Permanent jobs citing BDD 69 50 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.25% 3.48% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.94% 3.99% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 54 38 20
Average salary £58,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £29,250 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
BDD
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1397 1254 1268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 85.97% 87.33% 82.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1113 1056 1064
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

BDD
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Oxfordshire region.

BDD Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

BDD
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

BDD
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +18 32 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Wallingford - 9 £60,000 - 1
Kidlington - 8 £63,000 -
Faringdon -4 1 £40,000 -
Witney - 1 £42,500 - 1
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

1 146 (95.42%) TDD
2 125 (81.70%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (52.29%) SQL
4 79 (51.63%) Java
5 64 (41.83%) JavaScript
5 64 (41.83%) Spring
6 63 (41.18%) Web Services
7 61 (39.87%) Oracle
8 54 (35.29%) jQuery
8 54 (35.29%) RESTful
9 51 (33.33%) MVC
10 50 (32.68%) AngularJS
11 49 (32.03%) .NET
12 48 (31.37%) C#
13 45 (29.41%) HTML
13 45 (29.41%) MongoDB
13 45 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
14 43 (28.10%) ASP.NET MVC
14 43 (28.10%) ASP.NET
14 43 (28.10%) Scrum
14 43 (28.10%) Ajax
15 42 (27.45%) QA
15 42 (27.45%) Big Data
16 39 (25.49%) Git (software)
17 38 (24.84%) HTML5
18 37 (24.18%) NoSQL
18 37 (24.18%) XML
19 36 (23.53%) SOAP
19 36 (23.53%) SQL Server
20 35 (22.88%) PL/SQL

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 33 (21.57%) Node.js
2 24 (15.69%) WebLogic
3 8 (5.23%) WebSphere
4 6 (3.92%) Apache Solr
5 5 (3.27%) Apache
6 3 (1.96%) IIS
7 1 (0.65%) CMS
7 1 (0.65%) Confluence
7 1 (0.65%) JBoss
7 1 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.65%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 45 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (29.41%) MongoDB
2 42 (27.45%) Big Data
3 37 (24.18%) NoSQL
4 36 (23.53%) SQL Server
5 30 (19.61%) SQL Server 2014
6 24 (15.69%) Oracle Database
7 17 (11.11%) MySQL
8 9 (5.88%) CouchDB
8 9 (5.88%) Oracle ODI
9 5 (3.27%) Relational Database
10 4 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.96%) OLAP
11 3 (1.96%) OLAP Cube
11 3 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (1.31%) RavenDB
12 2 (1.31%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.31%) Redis
Development Applications
1 39 (25.49%) Git (software)
2 28 (18.30%) JIRA
3 9 (5.88%) Subversion
4 8 (5.23%) Oracle Forms
5 7 (4.58%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (3.92%) JUnit
6 6 (3.92%) Mockito
6 6 (3.92%) PHPUnit
7 3 (1.96%) Selenium
8 2 (1.31%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.31%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.31%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.31%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.31%) RSpec
9 1 (0.65%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.65%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.65%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (7.19%) Marketing
2 10 (6.54%) Publishing
3 4 (2.61%) Finance
4 3 (1.96%) Automotive
5 2 (1.31%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 121 (79.08%) Developer
2 55 (35.95%) Java Developer
3 41 (26.80%) .NET Developer
4 39 (25.49%) Senior Developer
5 27 (17.65%) Senior Java Developer
6 25 (16.34%) Agile Developer
6 25 (16.34%) Agile Java Developer
7 24 (15.69%) Principal Developer
7 24 (15.69%) Principal Java Developer
8 14 (9.15%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 14 (9.15%) C# .NET Developer
8 14 (9.15%) C# Developer
9 13 (8.50%) ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (8.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (8.50%) Software Engineer
10 12 (7.84%) .NET Software Developer
10 12 (7.84%) QA Engineer
11 11 (7.19%) Lead Developer
11 11 (7.19%) PHP Developer
11 11 (7.19%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (41.83%) Spring
2 63 (41.18%) Web Services
3 54 (35.29%) jQuery
3 54 (35.29%) RESTful
4 50 (32.68%) AngularJS
5 49 (32.03%) .NET
6 45 (29.41%) HTML
7 43 (28.10%) Ajax
7 43 (28.10%) ASP.NET
7 43 (28.10%) ASP.NET MVC
8 38 (24.84%) HTML5
9 37 (24.18%) XML
10 36 (23.53%) SOAP
11 34 (22.22%) Middleware
12 33 (21.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 31 (20.26%) ASP.NET Web API
14 25 (16.34%) XML Schema
15 24 (15.69%) Java EE
16 23 (15.03%) .NET Framework
17 21 (13.73%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 33 (21.57%) Computer Science
2 25 (16.34%) Data Integration
3 24 (15.69%) Clustering
4 10 (6.54%) Tandem
5 9 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (5.23%) Semantic Web
7 5 (3.27%) Algorithms
8 4 (2.61%) User Experience
9 3 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.96%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.31%) Web 2.0
11 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.92%) Linux
2 2 (1.31%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (95.42%) TDD
2 125 (81.70%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (33.33%) MVC
4 43 (28.10%) Scrum
5 35 (22.88%) Product Management
5 35 (22.88%) SDLC
6 33 (21.57%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (20.26%) Web Application Development
8 29 (18.95%) Test Automation
8 29 (18.95%) Unit Testing
9 27 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
9 27 (17.65%) Integration Testing
10 16 (10.46%) Data Protection
11 15 (9.80%) Software Engineering
12 13 (8.50%) Automation Testing
12 13 (8.50%) DevOps
12 13 (8.50%) Image Processing
12 13 (8.50%) OO
13 12 (7.84%) Continuous Delivery
13 12 (7.84%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 80 (52.29%) SQL
2 79 (51.63%) Java
3 64 (41.83%) JavaScript
4 48 (31.37%) C#
5 35 (22.88%) PL/SQL
6 31 (20.26%) Ruby
7 15 (9.80%) PHP
8 7 (4.58%) MATLAB
9 4 (2.61%) Python
10 3 (1.96%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.31%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 35 (22.88%) Degree
2 1 (0.65%) ISEB
2 1 (0.65%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (27.45%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (3.92%) Ansible
1 6 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (3.92%) Puppet
2 2 (1.31%) Mesos
Vendors
1 61 (39.87%) Oracle
2 15 (9.80%) Microsoft
3 11 (7.19%) IBM
4 3 (1.96%) VMware
5 2 (1.31%) SAP
5 2 (1.31%) Twitter
5 2 (1.31%) Zend
6 1 (0.65%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.65%) Talend
6 1 (0.65%) Xamarin
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Witney
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £63,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £50,000 to £60,000 + Bonus, Life Assurance & Pension
Posted: 14 days ago