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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 25 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 69 20 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 16.67% 4.58% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.60% 6.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 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
335 323 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 80.92% 73.91% 64.92%
Number of salaries quoted 249 291 183
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 August 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.

1 101 (100.00%) TDD
2 97 (96.04%) C#
3 95 (94.06%) .NET
4 93 (92.08%) MVC
5 91 (90.10%) SQL Server
6 87 (86.14%) ASP.NET
6 87 (86.14%) Ruby
6 87 (86.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 86 (85.15%) Git (software)
7 86 (85.15%) E-Commerce
8 84 (83.17%) HTML
8 84 (83.17%) TeamCity
9 83 (82.18%) Continuous Integration
9 83 (82.18%) VB.NET
9 83 (82.18%) Agile Software Development
10 82 (81.19%) Pair Programming
10 82 (81.19%) JavaScript
10 82 (81.19%) Confluence
10 82 (81.19%) JIRA
10 82 (81.19%) Refactoring
10 82 (81.19%) jQuery
10 82 (81.19%) Cucumber
11 81 (80.20%) CSS
11 81 (80.20%) NUnit
11 81 (80.20%) .NET Framework
12 80 (79.21%) MSMQ
12 80 (79.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 79 (78.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 79 (78.22%) NHibernate
14 78 (77.23%) ReSharper

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 82 (81.19%) Confluence
2 78 (77.23%) IIS
3 5 (4.95%) Node.js
4 2 (1.98%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 43 (42.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (17.82%) Internet
2 1 (0.99%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.99%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (90.10%) SQL Server
2 78 (77.23%) RavenDB
3 22 (21.78%) Relational Database
3 22 (21.78%) RDBMS
4 7 (6.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (4.95%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (4.95%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 86 (85.15%) Git (software)
2 84 (83.17%) TeamCity
3 82 (81.19%) JIRA
3 82 (81.19%) Cucumber
4 81 (80.20%) NUnit
5 78 (77.23%) ReSharper
5 78 (77.23%) WATIR
5 78 (77.23%) Rhino Mocks
5 78 (77.23%) Moq
5 78 (77.23%) NCrunch
6 24 (23.76%) Selenium
7 22 (21.78%) WebDriver
8 5 (4.95%) Jenkins
9 4 (3.96%) JUnit
9 4 (3.96%) JMeter
10 2 (1.98%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.99%) Maven
General
1 69 (68.32%) Retail
2 56 (55.45%) Back Office
3 2 (1.98%) Banking
4 1 (0.99%) Law
4 1 (0.99%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 69 (68.32%) Developer
2 50 (49.50%) .NET Developer
3 26 (25.74%) QA Engineer
4 24 (23.76%) Software Developer
5 18 (17.82%) Agile .NET Developer
6 16 (15.84%) Junior Developer
6 16 (15.84%) Junior
6 16 (15.84%) Junior .NET Developer
7 14 (13.86%) Quality Engineer
8 13 (12.87%) C# Developer
9 11 (10.89%) .NET Software Developer
10 6 (5.94%) Senior Developer
10 6 (5.94%) Senior C# Developer
11 5 (4.95%) C# Software Developer
12 4 (3.96%) Graduate
12 4 (3.96%) Tester
13 2 (1.98%) Software Tester
13 2 (1.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 2 (1.98%) Agile C# Developer
13 2 (1.98%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (94.06%) .NET
2 87 (86.14%) ASP.NET
2 87 (86.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 84 (83.17%) HTML
4 82 (81.19%) jQuery
5 81 (80.20%) CSS
5 81 (80.20%) .NET Framework
6 80 (79.21%) MSMQ
6 80 (79.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 79 (78.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 79 (78.22%) NHibernate
8 78 (77.23%) Spring.NET
8 78 (77.23%) StructureMap
8 78 (77.23%) Dapper ORM
9 26 (25.74%) Gherkin
10 22 (21.78%) Castle Windsor
11 7 (6.93%) WCF
12 6 (5.94%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 6 (5.94%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (4.95%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 26 (25.74%) Open Source
2 12 (11.88%) Blog
3 4 (3.96%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.99%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (100.00%) TDD
2 93 (92.08%) MVC
3 86 (85.15%) E-Commerce
4 83 (82.18%) Continuous Integration
4 83 (82.18%) Agile Software Development
5 82 (81.19%) Pair Programming
5 82 (81.19%) Refactoring
6 78 (77.23%) Business Intelligence
6 78 (77.23%) ERP
7 68 (67.33%) OO
8 62 (61.39%) OOD
9 58 (57.43%) Continuous Improvement
10 40 (39.60%) Migration
11 31 (30.69%) Scrum
12 24 (23.76%) Test Strategy
13 22 (21.78%) Test Scripting
14 16 (15.84%) Unit Testing
15 15 (14.85%) Software Engineering
15 15 (14.85%) Kalman Filter
16 12 (11.88%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 97 (96.04%) C#
2 87 (86.14%) Ruby
3 83 (82.18%) VB.NET
4 82 (81.19%) JavaScript
5 8 (7.92%) Java
5 8 (7.92%) SQL
6 5 (4.95%) VB
7 4 (3.96%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (9.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (28.71%) QA
Vendors
1 78 (77.23%) RedPrairie
1 78 (77.23%) Endeca
2 56 (55.45%) Microsoft
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Health Care
Posted: 26 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Wiggle
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Staff Discounts
Posted: 26 days ago