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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 60 100 119
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +19
Permanent jobs citing BDD 54 22 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.55% 1.32% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.43% 1.71% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 37 22 6
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £26,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
1220 1287 1284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 80.21% 77.48% 77.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1026 1125 1161
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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
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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 +26 23 £50,000 +33.33%
Kidlington - 10 £50,000 -
Witney +22 7 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Henley-on-Thames - 6 £50,000 -
Abingdon - 5 £64,000 -
Thame +7 1 £45,000 +25.87%
Faringdon - 1 £40,000 -
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

1 106 (98.15%) TDD
2 74 (68.52%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (62.96%) Software Engineering
4 64 (59.26%) MVC
5 59 (54.63%) SQL
6 56 (51.85%) XML
7 53 (49.07%) Java
8 51 (47.22%) .NET
8 51 (47.22%) SQL Server
8 51 (47.22%) ASP.NET
9 47 (43.52%) C#
9 47 (43.52%) ASP.NET MVC
10 43 (39.81%) NoSQL
11 41 (37.96%) Test Automation
11 41 (37.96%) Web Services
11 41 (37.96%) HTML
11 41 (37.96%) Integration Testing
12 38 (35.19%) Continuous Integration
12 38 (35.19%) Spring
13 36 (33.33%) Oracle
14 33 (30.56%) Git (software)
15 32 (29.63%) J2EE
16 30 (27.78%) Scrum
17 26 (24.07%) Big Data
17 26 (24.07%) Web Application Development
18 25 (23.15%) Node.js
19 24 (22.22%) RESTful
20 23 (21.30%) Ruby
21 22 (20.37%) WCF
22 20 (18.52%) OO

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 25 (23.15%) Node.js
2 14 (12.96%) WebLogic
3 5 (4.63%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (3.70%) Oracle Service Bus
4 4 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (3.70%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.70%) Apache
4 4 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (3.70%) IIS
5 3 (2.78%) Drupal
6 2 (1.85%) Apache Pig
6 2 (1.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (17.59%) Internet
2 4 (3.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (47.22%) SQL Server
2 43 (39.81%) NoSQL
3 26 (24.07%) Big Data
4 13 (12.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (10.19%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (10.19%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (8.33%) MySQL
7 8 (7.41%) Oracle Database
8 6 (5.56%) MongoDB
9 4 (3.70%) Oracle ODI
9 4 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.85%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.85%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (30.56%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.33%) Subversion
3 5 (4.63%) Behat
4 4 (3.70%) PHPUnit
4 4 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (3.70%) Eclipse
4 4 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (3.70%) JIRA
5 3 (2.78%) Selenium
6 2 (1.85%) PyUnit
6 2 (1.85%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.85%) Ant
6 2 (1.85%) JUnit
7 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
General
1 15 (13.89%) Legal
2 14 (12.96%) Publishing
3 9 (8.33%) Retail
4 6 (5.56%) Games
5 5 (4.63%) Finance
6 4 (3.70%) Marketing
7 2 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 72 (66.67%) Developer
2 44 (40.74%) Software Engineer
3 36 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 29 (26.85%) Senior Software Engineer
5 18 (16.67%) Senior Developer
6 16 (14.81%) Java Software Engineer
7 14 (12.96%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 12 (11.11%) Software Developer
9 11 (10.19%) Web Developer
9 11 (10.19%) C# Software Engineer
9 11 (10.19%) C# Developer
9 11 (10.19%) C# Web Developer
9 11 (10.19%) C# Software Developer
10 9 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
11 7 (6.48%) Java Engineer
11 7 (6.48%) Senior Java Engineer
12 6 (5.56%) PHP Developer
12 6 (5.56%) Java Developer
13 5 (4.63%) Senior Java Developer
14 4 (3.70%) Software Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (51.85%) XML
2 51 (47.22%) .NET
2 51 (47.22%) ASP.NET
3 47 (43.52%) ASP.NET MVC
4 41 (37.96%) Web Services
4 41 (37.96%) HTML
5 38 (35.19%) Spring
6 32 (29.63%) J2EE
7 24 (22.22%) RESTful
8 22 (20.37%) WCF
9 20 (18.52%) ASP.NET Web API
10 18 (16.67%) Middleware
11 15 (13.89%) jQuery
12 13 (12.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 12 (11.11%) CSS
14 10 (9.26%) Spring MVC
15 9 (8.33%) WPF
15 9 (8.33%) XSL
16 8 (7.41%) Backbone.js
16 8 (7.41%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.89%) Management Information System
2 11 (10.19%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.70%) Clustering
3 4 (3.70%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.85%) Open Source
4 2 (1.85%) User Experience
4 2 (1.85%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.19%) Linux
1 11 (10.19%) Android
1 11 (10.19%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (98.15%) TDD
2 74 (68.52%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (62.96%) Software Engineering
4 64 (59.26%) MVC
5 41 (37.96%) Test Automation
5 41 (37.96%) Integration Testing
6 38 (35.19%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (27.78%) Scrum
8 26 (24.07%) Web Application Development
9 20 (18.52%) OO
10 15 (13.89%) Risk Management
11 11 (10.19%) Mobile Application Development
11 11 (10.19%) Android Development
11 11 (10.19%) iOS Development
12 9 (8.33%) OOP
12 9 (8.33%) MVVM
13 7 (6.48%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (6.48%) Domain-Driven Design
14 6 (5.56%) CQRS
14 6 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (54.63%) SQL
2 53 (49.07%) Java
3 47 (43.52%) C#
4 23 (21.30%) Ruby
5 17 (15.74%) PHP
6 13 (12.04%) C++
7 12 (11.11%) JavaScript
8 5 (4.63%) Python
9 4 (3.70%) VBScript
9 4 (3.70%) VB
9 4 (3.70%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.85%) C
10 2 (1.85%) PHP5
11 1 (0.93%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (15.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.63%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.93%) KVM
Vendors
1 36 (33.33%) Oracle
2 15 (13.89%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.56%) Zend
4 5 (4.63%) Orchard
4 5 (4.63%) Apple
5 4 (3.70%) Twitter
5 4 (3.70%) IBM
5 4 (3.70%) SAP
6 1 (0.93%) VMware
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