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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 42 37 31
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Permanent jobs citing BDD 7 19 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.45% 5.00% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.95% 6.57% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 3
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
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
237 289 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 82.87% 76.05% 80.24%
Number of salaries quoted 215 255 125
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,150 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 31 (100.00%) TDD
2 29 (93.55%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (93.55%) MVC
2 29 (93.55%) C#
2 29 (93.55%) .NET
2 29 (93.55%) ASP.NET
2 29 (93.55%) ASP.NET MVC
3 28 (90.32%) SQL Server
4 26 (83.87%) OO
5 22 (70.97%) Ruby
5 22 (70.97%) Git (software)
6 19 (61.29%) .NET Framework
6 19 (61.29%) Entity Framework
6 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
7 18 (58.06%) E-Commerce
7 18 (58.06%) OOD
7 18 (58.06%) CSS
7 18 (58.06%) HTML
7 18 (58.06%) JavaScript
7 18 (58.06%) Pair Programming
7 18 (58.06%) Endeca
7 18 (58.06%) Refactoring
7 18 (58.06%) Retail
7 18 (58.06%) jQuery
7 18 (58.06%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (51.61%) MS Excel
9 15 (48.39%) VB.NET
9 15 (48.39%) IIS
9 15 (48.39%) MSMQ
9 15 (48.39%) Back Office

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 15 (48.39%) IIS
1 15 (48.39%) Confluence
2 7 (22.58%) Node.js
Applications
1 16 (51.61%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (90.32%) SQL Server
2 15 (48.39%) RavenDB
3 8 (25.81%) Big Data
4 7 (22.58%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (70.97%) Git (software)
2 15 (48.39%) NUnit
2 15 (48.39%) JIRA
2 15 (48.39%) ReSharper
2 15 (48.39%) WATIR
2 15 (48.39%) TeamCity
2 15 (48.39%) Rhino Mocks
2 15 (48.39%) Moq
2 15 (48.39%) Cucumber
2 15 (48.39%) NCrunch
3 4 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (6.45%) Ant
5 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (58.06%) Retail
2 15 (48.39%) Back Office
3 4 (12.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (100.00%) Developer
2 19 (61.29%) Software Developer
3 9 (29.03%) .NET Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Senior Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Senior Software Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Web Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
6 3 (9.68%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) C# Web Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Web Programmer
6 3 (9.68%) Software Programmer
6 3 (9.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (9.68%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Web Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Programmer
6 3 (9.68%) C# Programmer
6 3 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Android Developer
7 2 (6.45%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (93.55%) .NET
1 29 (93.55%) ASP.NET
1 29 (93.55%) ASP.NET MVC
2 19 (61.29%) Entity Framework
2 19 (61.29%) .NET Framework
3 18 (58.06%) jQuery
3 18 (58.06%) CSS
3 18 (58.06%) HTML
4 15 (48.39%) NHibernate
4 15 (48.39%) MSMQ
4 15 (48.39%) Spring.NET
4 15 (48.39%) StructureMap
4 15 (48.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 15 (48.39%) Dapper ORM
5 11 (35.48%) WCF
6 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (22.58%) RESTful
8 5 (16.13%) Castle Windsor
9 4 (12.90%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) BBC
1 7 (22.58%) Social Media
2 6 (19.35%) Open Source
3 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.45%) User Experience
4 1 (3.23%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Android
2 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) TDD
2 29 (93.55%) MVC
2 29 (93.55%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (83.87%) OO
4 18 (58.06%) E-Commerce
4 18 (58.06%) OOD
4 18 (58.06%) Pair Programming
4 18 (58.06%) Refactoring
4 18 (58.06%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (35.48%) Web Application Development
6 10 (32.26%) Kalman Filter
6 10 (32.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (32.26%) Software Engineering
6 10 (32.26%) ERP
6 10 (32.26%) Migration
6 10 (32.26%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (25.81%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
9 4 (12.90%) Microservices
9 4 (12.90%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 29 (93.55%) C#
2 22 (70.97%) Ruby
3 18 (58.06%) JavaScript
4 15 (48.39%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
2 18 (58.06%) Endeca
3 15 (48.39%) RedPrairie
4 9 (29.03%) Google
5 7 (22.58%) Facebook
5 7 (22.58%) Yahoo!
5 7 (22.58%) Apple
5 7 (22.58%) Sony
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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