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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 50 64 94
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +30
Permanent jobs citing BDD 63 51 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.10% 3.32% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.91% 4.09% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 41 37 25
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,100 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +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
1284 1246 1315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 83.54% 81.12% 76.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1039 1057 1161
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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 +13 41 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Witney +7 4 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Kidlington -5 4 £65,000 +30.00%
Thame -8 4 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Faringdon -4 2 £40,000 -
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

1 115 (96.64%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (89.08%) TDD
3 74 (62.18%) JavaScript
4 71 (59.66%) MVC
5 64 (53.78%) C#
6 60 (50.42%) .NET
7 54 (45.38%) SQL
8 49 (41.18%) SQL Server
9 46 (38.66%) CSS
10 44 (36.97%) ASP.NET
11 41 (34.45%) HTML
12 40 (33.61%) Java
12 40 (33.61%) OO
12 40 (33.61%) Continuous Integration
13 39 (32.77%) XML
14 38 (31.93%) ASP.NET MVC
15 37 (31.09%) jQuery
15 37 (31.09%) Scrum
16 33 (27.73%) AngularJS
17 32 (26.89%) Ruby
18 31 (26.05%) Degree
18 31 (26.05%) Git (software)
19 30 (25.21%) Computer Science
20 29 (24.37%) RESTful
21 28 (23.53%) Test Automation
21 28 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
22 27 (22.69%) Spring
23 24 (20.17%) Ajax
23 24 (20.17%) Python
23 24 (20.17%) Node.js

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 24 (20.17%) Node.js
2 18 (15.13%) Apache
3 16 (13.45%) IIS
4 11 (9.24%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.68%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (1.68%) MS Office
1 2 (1.68%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 28 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (7.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.04%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.68%) SaaS
5 1 (0.84%) GitHub
5 1 (0.84%) AWS OpsWorks
5 1 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.84%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 23 (19.33%) NoSQL
3 18 (15.13%) Big Data
4 14 (11.76%) Relational Database
4 14 (11.76%) OLAP Cube
4 14 (11.76%) OLAP
4 14 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (10.92%) CouchDB
5 13 (10.92%) MongoDB
5 13 (10.92%) Oracle Database
6 11 (9.24%) MySQL
7 7 (5.88%) RavenDB
8 5 (4.20%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.84%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 31 (26.05%) Git (software)
2 21 (17.65%) JIRA
3 12 (10.08%) JUnit
3 12 (10.08%) Mockito
4 10 (8.40%) Subversion
5 6 (5.04%) NUnit
5 6 (5.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (3.36%) Behat
6 4 (3.36%) Selenium
6 4 (3.36%) Eclipse
6 4 (3.36%) PHPUnit
7 3 (2.52%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (2.52%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.68%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.68%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.68%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.68%) RSpec
8 2 (1.68%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.84%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (10.08%) Marketing
2 10 (8.40%) Finance
3 8 (6.72%) Advertising
4 7 (5.88%) Back Office
5 6 (5.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 98 (82.35%) Developer
2 50 (42.02%) Senior Developer
3 27 (22.69%) Java Developer
4 25 (21.01%) .NET Developer
5 23 (19.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 19 (15.97%) Software Engineer
7 17 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
8 11 (9.24%) Java Software Engineer
8 11 (9.24%) Analyst
9 10 (8.40%) Business Analyst
9 10 (8.40%) PHP Developer
9 10 (8.40%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 8 (6.72%) Software Developer
11 7 (5.88%) Junior
11 7 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
12 6 (5.04%) C# Developer
12 6 (5.04%) Senior .NET Developer
12 6 (5.04%) Junior .NET Developer
12 6 (5.04%) Web Developer
12 6 (5.04%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (50.42%) .NET
2 46 (38.66%) CSS
3 44 (36.97%) ASP.NET
4 41 (34.45%) HTML
5 39 (32.77%) XML
6 38 (31.93%) ASP.NET MVC
7 37 (31.09%) jQuery
8 33 (27.73%) AngularJS
9 29 (24.37%) RESTful
10 27 (22.69%) Spring
11 24 (20.17%) Ajax
12 23 (19.33%) ASP.NET Web API
13 22 (18.49%) SOAP
13 22 (18.49%) Web Services
14 17 (14.29%) .NET Framework
15 15 (12.61%) Entity Framework
16 14 (11.76%) Hibernate
16 14 (11.76%) XSL
17 13 (10.92%) XML Schema
17 13 (10.92%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 30 (25.21%) Computer Science
2 15 (12.61%) Semantic Web
3 14 (11.76%) N-Tier
4 13 (10.92%) Data Integration
5 11 (9.24%) Clustering
6 8 (6.72%) Mobile App
7 7 (5.88%) Web 2.0
8 6 (5.04%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.68%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.68%) Blog
10 1 (0.84%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.84%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 22 (18.49%) Linux
2 13 (10.92%) Windows
3 6 (5.04%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.52%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (96.64%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (89.08%) TDD
3 71 (59.66%) MVC
4 40 (33.61%) OO
4 40 (33.61%) Continuous Integration
5 37 (31.09%) Scrum
6 28 (23.53%) Test Automation
7 21 (17.65%) Software Engineering
8 20 (16.81%) Unit Testing
9 17 (14.29%) Kanban
9 17 (14.29%) DevOps
10 16 (13.45%) Continuous Delivery
10 16 (13.45%) Web Application Development
10 16 (13.45%) Integration Testing
11 14 (11.76%) Refactoring
11 14 (11.76%) Mentoring
11 14 (11.76%) Performance Analysis
12 13 (10.92%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (10.92%) Mobile Development
13 12 (10.08%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (62.18%) JavaScript
2 64 (53.78%) C#
3 54 (45.38%) SQL
4 40 (33.61%) Java
5 32 (26.89%) Ruby
6 24 (20.17%) Python
7 20 (16.81%) PHP
8 14 (11.76%) T-SQL
9 11 (9.24%) Objective-C
10 7 (5.88%) C++
11 6 (5.04%) MATLAB
12 2 (1.68%) XQuery
13 1 (0.84%) Groovy
13 1 (0.84%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (26.05%) Degree
2 3 (2.52%) ISEB
3 1 (0.84%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.72%) QA
System Software
1 14 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (10.08%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (9.24%) Ansible
2 11 (9.24%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (15.97%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.76%) VMware
2 14 (11.76%) IBM
3 13 (10.92%) Oracle
4 8 (6.72%) Facebook
5 4 (3.36%) Twitter
5 4 (3.36%) Zend
5 4 (3.36%) SAP
6 2 (1.68%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.68%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.84%) Google
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