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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 45 39 46
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Permanent jobs citing BDD 22 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 5.57% 2.53% 2.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.40% 3.43% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 8
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
344 204 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 87.09% 73.65% 68.03%
Number of salaries quoted 316 194 204
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,348 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 90 (100.00%) TDD
2 85 (94.44%) C#
3 83 (92.22%) Agile Software Development
4 81 (90.00%) .NET
5 80 (88.89%) ASP.NET
5 80 (88.89%) MVC
5 80 (88.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 79 (87.78%) SQL Server
7 77 (85.56%) HTML
8 76 (84.44%) E-Commerce
9 75 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
10 74 (82.22%) Pair Programming
10 74 (82.22%) CSS
11 73 (81.11%) JavaScript
11 73 (81.11%) Refactoring
12 72 (80.00%) jQuery
12 72 (80.00%) OO
13 70 (77.78%) Endeca
14 66 (73.33%) OOD
15 64 (71.11%) .NET Framework
15 64 (71.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 63 (70.00%) TeamCity
17 62 (68.89%) JIRA
17 62 (68.89%) Confluence
18 61 (67.78%) Cucumber
18 61 (67.78%) Ruby
19 60 (66.67%) Microsoft
20 59 (65.56%) NUnit
20 59 (65.56%) Retail
21 58 (64.44%) NHibernate

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 62 (68.89%) Confluence
2 57 (63.33%) IIS
Applications
1 52 (57.78%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.56%) Internet
2 1 (1.11%) RFID
2 1 (1.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (87.78%) SQL Server
2 58 (64.44%) RavenDB
3 25 (27.78%) Big Data
4 4 (4.44%) RDBMS
4 4 (4.44%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 63 (70.00%) TeamCity
2 62 (68.89%) JIRA
3 61 (67.78%) Cucumber
4 59 (65.56%) NUnit
5 58 (64.44%) Git (software)
6 57 (63.33%) NCrunch
6 57 (63.33%) Rhino Mocks
6 57 (63.33%) Moq
6 57 (63.33%) WATIR
6 57 (63.33%) ReSharper
7 7 (7.78%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (7.78%) Visual Studio
8 5 (5.56%) Ant
9 4 (4.44%) JUnit
9 4 (4.44%) JMeter
9 4 (4.44%) WebDriver
9 4 (4.44%) Selenium
9 4 (4.44%) Jenkins
General
1 59 (65.56%) Retail
2 53 (58.89%) Back Office
3 6 (6.67%) Finance
4 1 (1.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 76 (84.44%) Developer
2 46 (51.11%) Software Developer
3 36 (40.00%) .NET Developer
4 18 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 16 (17.78%) C# Developer
6 15 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
6 15 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 14 (15.56%) Senior Software Developer
8 13 (14.44%) C# Software Developer
9 12 (13.33%) Web Developer
10 9 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
11 8 (8.89%) Junior
11 8 (8.89%) Software Engineer
11 8 (8.89%) QA Engineer
11 8 (8.89%) Quality Engineer
12 7 (7.78%) Junior Developer
12 7 (7.78%) Junior .NET Developer
13 6 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
14 5 (5.56%) Mobile Developer
14 5 (5.56%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (90.00%) .NET
2 80 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 80 (88.89%) ASP.NET MVC
3 77 (85.56%) HTML
4 74 (82.22%) CSS
5 72 (80.00%) jQuery
6 64 (71.11%) .NET Framework
6 64 (71.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 58 (64.44%) NHibernate
7 58 (64.44%) Dapper ORM
7 58 (64.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 57 (63.33%) StructureMap
8 57 (63.33%) Spring.NET
8 57 (63.33%) MSMQ
9 25 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 17 (18.89%) Castle Windsor
11 12 (13.33%) Ajax
11 12 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 8 (8.89%) Web Services
12 8 (8.89%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 31 (34.44%) Open Source
2 10 (11.11%) Social Network
3 6 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.56%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.44%) User Experience
5 4 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.11%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.11%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.44%) Linux
2 5 (5.56%) Apple iOS
2 5 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (100.00%) TDD
2 83 (92.22%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (88.89%) MVC
4 76 (84.44%) E-Commerce
5 75 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
6 74 (82.22%) Pair Programming
7 73 (81.11%) Refactoring
8 72 (80.00%) OO
9 66 (73.33%) OOD
10 46 (51.11%) Software Engineering
11 44 (48.89%) Business Intelligence
11 44 (48.89%) ERP
12 41 (45.56%) Kalman Filter
13 40 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
14 33 (36.67%) Migration
15 26 (28.89%) Dependency Injection
16 17 (18.89%) Mentoring
17 15 (16.67%) Scrum
18 12 (13.33%) Unit Testing
19 6 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 85 (94.44%) C#
2 73 (81.11%) JavaScript
3 61 (67.78%) Ruby
4 57 (63.33%) VB.NET
5 9 (10.00%) Java
6 7 (7.78%) SQL
7 4 (4.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (24.44%) QA
Vendors
1 70 (77.78%) Endeca
2 60 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 57 (63.33%) RedPrairie
4 4 (4.44%) Google
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