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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 22 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 79 20 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 20.20% 5.00% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.16% 6.62% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 0
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
327 302 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 83.63% 75.50% 68.31%
Number of salaries quoted 242 274 201
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 19 September 2014.

BDD Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 118 (100.00%) TDD
2 113 (95.76%) C#
3 111 (94.07%) .NET
3 111 (94.07%) Agile Software Development
4 108 (91.53%) MVC
5 107 (90.68%) SQL Server
6 102 (86.44%) ASP.NET
6 102 (86.44%) E-Commerce
6 102 (86.44%) ASP.NET MVC
7 101 (85.59%) HTML
8 99 (83.90%) JavaScript
8 99 (83.90%) jQuery
9 98 (83.05%) Continuous Integration
9 98 (83.05%) CSS
10 97 (82.20%) Pair Programming
10 97 (82.20%) Refactoring
10 97 (82.20%) Ruby
10 97 (82.20%) TeamCity
11 96 (81.36%) Git (software)
12 95 (80.51%) Confluence
12 95 (80.51%) JIRA
13 94 (79.66%) Endeca
13 94 (79.66%) Cucumber
13 94 (79.66%) NUnit
14 93 (78.81%) VB.NET
14 93 (78.81%) .NET Framework
15 92 (77.97%) MSMQ
15 92 (77.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 91 (77.12%) Dapper ORM
16 91 (77.12%) NHibernate

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 95 (80.51%) Confluence
2 90 (76.27%) IIS
3 3 (2.54%) Node.js
4 2 (1.69%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 56 (47.46%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (15.25%) Internet
2 1 (0.85%) RFID
2 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (90.68%) SQL Server
2 90 (76.27%) RavenDB
3 22 (18.64%) Relational Database
3 22 (18.64%) RDBMS
4 8 (6.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (4.24%) Big Data
6 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.54%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 97 (82.20%) TeamCity
2 96 (81.36%) Git (software)
3 95 (80.51%) JIRA
4 94 (79.66%) NUnit
4 94 (79.66%) Cucumber
5 90 (76.27%) Rhino Mocks
5 90 (76.27%) Moq
5 90 (76.27%) ReSharper
5 90 (76.27%) WATIR
5 90 (76.27%) NCrunch
6 24 (20.34%) Selenium
7 22 (18.64%) WebDriver
8 5 (4.24%) Jenkins
9 4 (3.39%) JUnit
9 4 (3.39%) JMeter
10 2 (1.69%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.69%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.85%) Ant
11 1 (0.85%) Maven
11 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 83 (70.34%) Retail
2 68 (57.63%) Back Office
3 2 (1.69%) Banking
4 1 (0.85%) Law
4 1 (0.85%) Advertising
4 1 (0.85%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 84 (71.19%) Developer
2 62 (52.54%) .NET Developer
3 29 (24.58%) Software Developer
4 26 (22.03%) QA Engineer
5 22 (18.64%) Agile .NET Developer
6 21 (17.80%) Junior
7 20 (16.95%) Junior Developer
7 20 (16.95%) Junior .NET Developer
8 18 (15.25%) C# Developer
9 15 (12.71%) .NET Software Developer
10 14 (11.86%) Quality Engineer
11 10 (8.47%) Senior Developer
12 9 (7.63%) C# Software Developer
12 9 (7.63%) Senior C# Developer
13 6 (5.08%) C# .NET Developer
14 4 (3.39%) Graduate
14 4 (3.39%) Tester
15 3 (2.54%) Senior Software Developer
16 2 (1.69%) Software Tester
16 2 (1.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (94.07%) .NET
2 102 (86.44%) ASP.NET
2 102 (86.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 101 (85.59%) HTML
4 99 (83.90%) jQuery
5 98 (83.05%) CSS
6 93 (78.81%) .NET Framework
7 92 (77.97%) MSMQ
7 92 (77.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 91 (77.12%) Dapper ORM
8 91 (77.12%) NHibernate
8 91 (77.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 90 (76.27%) StructureMap
9 90 (76.27%) Spring.NET
10 26 (22.03%) Gherkin
11 24 (20.34%) Castle Windsor
12 6 (5.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 5 (4.24%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 5 (4.24%) WCF
13 5 (4.24%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 31 (26.27%) Open Source
2 12 (10.17%) Blog
3 5 (4.24%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.54%) Social Network
6 2 (1.69%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.85%) User Experience
7 1 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.85%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.69%) Linux
2 1 (0.85%) Android
2 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (100.00%) TDD
2 111 (94.07%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (91.53%) MVC
4 102 (86.44%) E-Commerce
5 98 (83.05%) Continuous Integration
6 97 (82.20%) Pair Programming
6 97 (82.20%) Refactoring
7 88 (74.58%) ERP
7 88 (74.58%) Business Intelligence
8 84 (71.19%) OO
9 78 (66.10%) OOD
10 68 (57.63%) Continuous Improvement
11 46 (38.98%) Migration
12 34 (28.81%) Scrum
13 27 (22.88%) Software Engineering
14 25 (21.19%) Kalman Filter
15 24 (20.34%) Test Strategy
16 22 (18.64%) Test Scripting
17 21 (17.80%) Unit Testing
18 18 (15.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 113 (95.76%) C#
2 99 (83.90%) JavaScript
3 97 (82.20%) Ruby
4 93 (78.81%) VB.NET
5 11 (9.32%) SQL
6 9 (7.63%) Java
7 4 (3.39%) PHP
8 3 (2.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (10.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (26.27%) QA
Vendors
1 94 (79.66%) Endeca
2 90 (76.27%) RedPrairie
3 69 (58.47%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.85%) Google
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