The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 68 95 104
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +9
Permanent jobs citing BDD 51 24 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.23% 1.36% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.16% 1.85% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 51 24 3
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1225 1294 982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 77.48% 73.44% 68.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1071 1115 880
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
BDD
South East

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
(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 +6 13 £45,000 +12.50%
Abingdon - 10 £32,500 - 1
Thame +8 9 £45,000 +69.81% 1
Kidlington - 6 £50,000 - 1
Henley-on-Thames - 4 £50,000 - 4
Witney -1 3 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Faringdon - 2 £40,000 -
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 119 (98.35%) TDD
2 77 (63.64%) C#
2 77 (63.64%) .NET
2 77 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 77 (63.64%) ASP.NET
3 75 (61.98%) SQL
4 74 (61.16%) MVC
4 74 (61.16%) Software Engineering
4 74 (61.16%) ASP.NET MVC
5 66 (54.55%) HTML
6 45 (37.19%) JavaScript
6 45 (37.19%) CSS
7 44 (36.36%) Java
8 43 (35.54%) XML
8 43 (35.54%) jQuery
9 42 (34.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 35 (28.93%) Web Services
11 34 (28.10%) SQL Server 2005
11 34 (28.10%) NoSQL
11 34 (28.10%) SQL Server 2008
12 33 (27.27%) Scrum
13 30 (24.79%) Continuous Integration
14 29 (23.97%) Microsoft
15 27 (22.31%) Agile Software Development
15 27 (22.31%) Spring
16 25 (20.66%) Integration Testing
16 25 (20.66%) Test Automation
16 25 (20.66%) PHP
16 25 (20.66%) J2EE
16 25 (20.66%) SQL Server 2012

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 16 (13.22%) Node.js
2 6 (4.96%) Apache
3 3 (2.48%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.65%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.65%) Drupal
4 2 (1.65%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.26%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 34 (28.10%) SQL Server 2005
2 34 (28.10%) NoSQL
2 34 (28.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (20.66%) SQL Server 2012
4 24 (19.83%) Big Data
5 10 (8.26%) MySQL
5 10 (8.26%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.65%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.65%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (17.36%) Git (software)
2 17 (14.05%) NUnit
3 12 (9.92%) Subversion
4 8 (6.61%) Behat
5 6 (4.96%) PHPUnit
5 6 (4.96%) Eclipse
6 4 (3.31%) Selenium
7 2 (1.65%) PyUnit
7 2 (1.65%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.65%) Ant
7 2 (1.65%) JUnit
8 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (10.74%) Publishing
2 10 (8.26%) Retail
3 9 (7.44%) Finance
4 4 (3.31%) Games
5 2 (1.65%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.83%) Legal
Job Titles
1 102 (84.30%) Developer
2 60 (49.59%) .NET Developer
3 36 (29.75%) Software Engineer
4 29 (23.97%) C# Developer
5 21 (17.36%) ASP.NET Developer
6 18 (14.88%) Software Developer
6 18 (14.88%) Senior Developer
7 17 (14.05%) Web Developer
7 17 (14.05%) C# Software Engineer
7 17 (14.05%) C# Software Developer
7 17 (14.05%) C# Web Developer
8 15 (12.40%) Senior Software Engineer
9 12 (9.92%) C# .NET Developer
9 12 (9.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
11 10 (8.26%) Senior .NET Developer
12 9 (7.44%) Senior Java Software Engineer
13 8 (6.61%) PHP Developer
13 8 (6.61%) Java Developer
14 7 (5.79%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (63.64%) .NET
1 77 (63.64%) ASP.NET
2 74 (61.16%) ASP.NET MVC
3 66 (54.55%) HTML
4 45 (37.19%) CSS
5 43 (35.54%) XML
5 43 (35.54%) jQuery
6 42 (34.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 35 (28.93%) Web Services
8 27 (22.31%) Spring
9 25 (20.66%) J2EE
10 18 (14.88%) Middleware
11 17 (14.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 17 (14.05%) .NET Framework
12 14 (11.57%) WCF
12 14 (11.57%) CSS3
12 14 (11.57%) HTML5
12 14 (11.57%) ADO.NET
13 13 (10.74%) RESTful
13 13 (10.74%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.05%) Mobile App
2 14 (11.57%) NHS
3 12 (9.92%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.65%) Device Driver
5 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.83%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 17 (14.05%) Apple iOS
1 17 (14.05%) Android
2 12 (9.92%) Linux
3 2 (1.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (98.35%) TDD
2 74 (61.16%) MVC
2 74 (61.16%) Software Engineering
3 33 (27.27%) Scrum
4 30 (24.79%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (22.31%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (20.66%) Integration Testing
6 25 (20.66%) Test Automation
7 23 (19.01%) OO
8 17 (14.05%) Web Application Development
8 17 (14.05%) Mobile Application Development
8 17 (14.05%) Android Development
8 17 (14.05%) iOS Development
9 13 (10.74%) OOP
10 10 (8.26%) MVVM
11 9 (7.44%) Kanban
12 6 (4.96%) Document Management
12 6 (4.96%) Process Management
12 6 (4.96%) Service Delivery
12 6 (4.96%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 77 (63.64%) C#
2 75 (61.98%) SQL
3 45 (37.19%) JavaScript
4 44 (36.36%) Java
5 25 (20.66%) PHP
6 19 (15.70%) C++
7 17 (14.05%) VB.NET
8 15 (12.40%) Ruby
9 4 (3.31%) Python
10 2 (1.65%) PHP5
10 2 (1.65%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.96%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (23.97%) Microsoft
2 21 (17.36%) Oracle
3 8 (6.61%) Zend
4 6 (4.96%) Twitter
4 6 (4.96%) SAP
5 3 (2.48%) Apple
5 3 (2.48%) Orchard
Witney, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Henley-On-Thames
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Thame
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wallingford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Henley-On-Thames
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
b2m Solutions
Posted: 6 days ago
Henley-On-Thames
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago