The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 37 23 50
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +27
Permanent jobs citing BDD 17 61 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 5.11% 13.32% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.12% 16.58% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 7
Average salary £50,000 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
BDD
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
278 368 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 83.48% 80.35% 73.43%
Number of salaries quoted 235 295 289
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 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £62,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

BDD
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

BDD Salary Trend in Portsmouth

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 24 (100.00%) .NET
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 24 (100.00%) OO
1 24 (100.00%) C#
1 24 (100.00%) MVC
1 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (100.00%) TDD
2 23 (95.83%) ASP.NET
2 23 (95.83%) ASP.NET MVC
3 20 (83.33%) Social Media
3 20 (83.33%) WCF
3 20 (83.33%) Git (software)
3 20 (83.33%) RESTful
3 20 (83.33%) NoSQL
3 20 (83.33%) Node.js
3 20 (83.33%) Facebook
3 20 (83.33%) Web Application Development
3 20 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 20 (83.33%) Sony
3 20 (83.33%) Apple
3 20 (83.33%) BBC
3 20 (83.33%) Ruby
3 20 (83.33%) Yahoo!
3 20 (83.33%) Google
4 4 (16.67%) Refactoring
4 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (16.67%) Pair Programming
4 4 (16.67%) HTML
4 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 20 (83.33%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (83.33%) NoSQL
3 3 (12.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 20 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) Moq
2 1 (4.17%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Developer
1 20 (83.33%) .NET Developer
2 4 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Senior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (95.83%) ASP.NET
2 23 (95.83%) ASP.NET MVC
3 20 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 20 (83.33%) WCF
3 20 (83.33%) RESTful
4 4 (16.67%) HTML
4 4 (16.67%) jQuery
5 3 (12.50%) CSS
5 3 (12.50%) Ajax
5 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 20 (83.33%) BBC
1 20 (83.33%) Social Media
2 3 (12.50%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) OO
1 24 (100.00%) MVC
1 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (100.00%) TDD
2 20 (83.33%) Web Application Development
3 4 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (16.67%) Pair Programming
3 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (16.67%) Refactoring
3 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 4 (16.67%) OOD
4 3 (12.50%) Open Source
5 1 (4.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (83.33%) Ruby
3 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 20 (83.33%) Apple
1 20 (83.33%) Sony
1 20 (83.33%) Yahoo!
1 20 (83.33%) Google
1 20 (83.33%) Facebook
2 3 (12.50%) Endeca
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
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