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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 64 97 108
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +11
Permanent jobs citing BDD 51 25 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.39% 1.48% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.25% 1.93% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 37 25 4
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
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
1200 1295 1171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 79.73% 76.76% 74.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1017 1140 1051
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 £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
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 3 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 3 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
(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 +25 21 £50,000 +25.00% 9
Kidlington - 8 £50,000 - 1
Henley-on-Thames - 6 £50,000 - 1
Witney +8 5 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Abingdon - 5 £64,000 -
Thame +8 4 £45,000 +69.81%
Faringdon - 1 £40,000 -
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 110 (97.35%) TDD
2 74 (65.49%) Software Engineering
3 69 (61.06%) MVC
4 65 (57.52%) SQL
5 57 (50.44%) Java
6 56 (49.56%) XML
7 55 (48.67%) ASP.NET
7 55 (48.67%) .NET
7 55 (48.67%) SQL Server
8 52 (46.02%) C#
8 52 (46.02%) ASP.NET MVC
9 43 (38.05%) HTML
10 42 (37.17%) Web Services
10 42 (37.17%) NoSQL
11 41 (36.28%) Agile Software Development
12 39 (34.51%) Integration Testing
12 39 (34.51%) Test Automation
13 37 (32.74%) Continuous Integration
13 37 (32.74%) Spring
14 34 (30.09%) Oracle
15 32 (28.32%) J2EE
15 32 (28.32%) Scrum
16 31 (27.43%) Git (software)
17 27 (23.89%) Big Data
18 25 (22.12%) PHP
19 24 (21.24%) Web Application Development
20 23 (20.35%) Node.js
21 22 (19.47%) OO
22 21 (18.58%) WCF
22 21 (18.58%) Ruby

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 23 (20.35%) Node.js
2 12 (10.62%) WebLogic
3 5 (4.42%) Apache
4 4 (3.54%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.65%) Drupal
5 3 (2.65%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (2.65%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (2.65%) IIS
5 3 (2.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (2.65%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (2.65%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.65%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.77%) Apache Pig
6 2 (1.77%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.96%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (16.81%) Internet
2 3 (2.65%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (48.67%) SQL Server
2 42 (37.17%) NoSQL
3 27 (23.89%) Big Data
4 17 (15.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (15.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (11.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (9.73%) MySQL
7 9 (7.96%) MongoDB
8 6 (5.31%) Oracle Database
9 3 (2.65%) Oracle ODI
9 3 (2.65%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.77%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.77%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 31 (27.43%) Git (software)
2 11 (9.73%) Subversion
3 7 (6.19%) Behat
4 5 (4.42%) PHPUnit
4 5 (4.42%) Eclipse
5 4 (3.54%) Selenium
6 3 (2.65%) JIRA
6 3 (2.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (2.65%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (1.77%) Ant
7 2 (1.77%) JUnit
7 2 (1.77%) PyUnit
7 2 (1.77%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.88%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (15.04%) Publishing
2 12 (10.62%) Legal
3 10 (8.85%) Retail
4 6 (5.31%) Finance
4 6 (5.31%) Games
5 3 (2.65%) Marketing
6 2 (1.77%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 81 (71.68%) Developer
2 46 (40.71%) Software Engineer
3 35 (30.97%) .NET Developer
4 25 (22.12%) Senior Software Engineer
5 21 (18.58%) Senior Developer
6 18 (15.93%) Software Developer
7 17 (15.04%) Web Developer
7 17 (15.04%) C# Software Engineer
7 17 (15.04%) C# Developer
7 17 (15.04%) C# Web Developer
7 17 (15.04%) C# Software Developer
8 14 (12.39%) Java Software Engineer
9 12 (10.62%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 10 (8.85%) Senior .NET Developer
11 8 (7.08%) Java Developer
11 8 (7.08%) PHP Developer
12 7 (6.19%) Senior Java Developer
13 6 (5.31%) Java Engineer
13 6 (5.31%) Senior Java Engineer
14 3 (2.65%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (49.56%) XML
2 55 (48.67%) .NET
2 55 (48.67%) ASP.NET
3 52 (46.02%) ASP.NET MVC
4 43 (38.05%) HTML
5 42 (37.17%) Web Services
6 37 (32.74%) Spring
7 32 (28.32%) J2EE
8 21 (18.58%) WCF
8 21 (18.58%) RESTful
9 19 (16.81%) Middleware
10 18 (15.93%) ASP.NET Web API
11 17 (15.04%) jQuery
12 14 (12.39%) CSS
13 13 (11.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 10 (8.85%) XSL
14 10 (8.85%) WPF
15 9 (7.96%) Spring MVC
16 8 (7.08%) Symfony
16 8 (7.08%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.04%) Mobile App
2 12 (10.62%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.65%) Clustering
3 3 (2.65%) Data Integration
3 3 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.77%) Open Source
4 2 (1.77%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 17 (15.04%) Android
1 17 (15.04%) Apple iOS
2 12 (10.62%) Linux
3 3 (2.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (97.35%) TDD
2 74 (65.49%) Software Engineering
3 69 (61.06%) MVC
4 41 (36.28%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (34.51%) Integration Testing
5 39 (34.51%) Test Automation
6 37 (32.74%) Continuous Integration
7 32 (28.32%) Scrum
8 24 (21.24%) Web Application Development
9 22 (19.47%) OO
10 17 (15.04%) Mobile Application Development
10 17 (15.04%) Android Development
10 17 (15.04%) iOS Development
11 12 (10.62%) Risk Management
12 10 (8.85%) OOP
12 10 (8.85%) MVVM
13 7 (6.19%) Domain-Driven Design
14 6 (5.31%) Unit Testing
14 6 (5.31%) CQRS
15 5 (4.42%) Big Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 65 (57.52%) SQL
2 57 (50.44%) Java
3 52 (46.02%) C#
4 25 (22.12%) PHP
5 21 (18.58%) Ruby
6 19 (16.81%) C++
7 14 (12.39%) JavaScript
8 5 (4.42%) Python
9 3 (2.65%) PHP5
9 3 (2.65%) VBScript
9 3 (2.65%) VB
9 3 (2.65%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.77%) C
11 1 (0.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (18.58%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.31%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.88%) KVM
Vendors
1 34 (30.09%) Oracle
2 20 (17.70%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.08%) Zend
4 5 (4.42%) Twitter
4 5 (4.42%) Orchard
4 5 (4.42%) Apple
4 5 (4.42%) SAP
5 3 (2.65%) IBM
6 1 (0.88%) VMware
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