The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 52 107 126
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +19
Permanent jobs citing BDD 88 39 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.91% 1.76% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.60% 2.08% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 71 27 22
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £50,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
BDD
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1572 1876 2039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 87.72% 84.85% 81.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1166 1407 1413
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

BDD
Salary Trend in Reading

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

BDD Salary Trend in Reading

BDD
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Reading region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Reading

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing BDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for BDD.

1 116 (86.57%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (78.36%) TDD
3 94 (70.15%) Java
4 83 (61.94%) Scrum
5 70 (52.24%) Linux
6 56 (41.79%) Windows
7 54 (40.30%) Data Loss Prevention
8 49 (36.57%) Subversion
9 46 (34.33%) Continuous Integration
10 44 (32.84%) Bash Shell
11 43 (32.09%) OOP
12 42 (31.34%) C++
12 42 (31.34%) JIRA
13 41 (30.60%) Unix
14 36 (26.87%) Software Engineering
15 33 (24.63%) OO
15 33 (24.63%) C#
16 32 (23.88%) VMware Infrastructure
16 32 (23.88%) Cucumber
16 32 (23.88%) Configuration Management
16 32 (23.88%) VMware
17 31 (23.13%) Git (software)
18 30 (22.39%) JavaScript
19 29 (21.64%) HTML
19 29 (21.64%) Selenium
20 27 (20.15%) CSS
20 27 (20.15%) Eclipse
20 27 (20.15%) DevOps
21 25 (18.66%) SDLC
21 25 (18.66%) SQL

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (5.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (2.99%) JBoss
3 3 (2.24%) Apache
4 1 (0.75%) WebLogic
Applications
1 20 (14.93%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.24%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 21 (15.67%) SMTP
2 3 (2.24%) Internet
3 2 (1.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.94%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.46%) MySQL
3 8 (5.97%) NoSQL
4 7 (5.22%) Big Data
5 6 (4.48%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.24%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.24%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.24%) Neo4j
7 3 (2.24%) Pentaho
7 3 (2.24%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 49 (36.57%) Subversion
2 42 (31.34%) JIRA
3 32 (23.88%) Cucumber
4 31 (23.13%) Git (software)
5 29 (21.64%) Selenium
6 27 (20.15%) Eclipse
7 25 (18.66%) Jenkins
8 12 (8.96%) JUnit
8 12 (8.96%) Mockito
9 10 (7.46%) Maven
9 10 (7.46%) TeamCity
10 9 (6.72%) Ant
10 9 (6.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 9 (6.72%) SonarQube
10 9 (6.72%) Sonatype Nexus
11 8 (5.97%) HP UFT
11 8 (5.97%) JBehave
11 8 (5.97%) Ranorex
11 8 (5.97%) RSpec
12 7 (5.22%) gulp
General
1 19 (14.18%) Finance
2 9 (6.72%) Games
3 8 (5.97%) Banking
3 8 (5.97%) Retail
3 8 (5.97%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.48%) Advertising
5 1 (0.75%) Marketing
5 1 (0.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (26.12%) Developer
2 33 (24.63%) Linux Engineer
2 33 (24.63%) Software Engineer
3 25 (18.66%) Java Engineer
3 25 (18.66%) Java Software Engineer
4 23 (17.16%) C++ Software Engineer
4 23 (17.16%) Security Engineer
4 23 (17.16%) Unix Engineer
4 23 (17.16%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 23 (17.16%) Unix Security Engineer
4 23 (17.16%) Web Engineer
5 22 (16.42%) DevOps Engineer
6 20 (14.93%) .NET Developer
7 19 (14.18%) Tester
8 17 (12.69%) Automation Tester
9 16 (11.94%) Web Tester
10 14 (10.45%) Agile Tester
10 14 (10.45%) Web Automation Tester
11 13 (9.70%) Senior DevOps
11 13 (9.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (21.64%) HTML
2 27 (20.15%) CSS
3 23 (17.16%) .NET
3 23 (17.16%) Web Services
4 18 (13.43%) RESTful
5 17 (12.69%) JSON
6 15 (11.19%) Ajax
6 15 (11.19%) Gherkin
7 13 (9.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 13 (9.70%) STL
8 10 (7.46%) AngularJS
8 10 (7.46%) ASP.NET
8 10 (7.46%) CSS3
8 10 (7.46%) HTML5
8 10 (7.46%) WCF
9 9 (6.72%) .NET Framework
9 9 (6.72%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (6.72%) Node.js
10 8 (5.97%) jQuery
10 8 (5.97%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.43%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (9.70%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.49%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 70 (52.24%) Linux
2 56 (41.79%) Windows
3 41 (30.60%) Unix
4 13 (9.70%) Ubuntu
5 10 (7.46%) Debian
5 10 (7.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.24%) CentOS
7 1 (0.75%) Android
7 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (86.57%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (78.36%) TDD
3 83 (61.94%) Scrum
4 54 (40.30%) Data Loss Prevention
5 46 (34.33%) Continuous Integration
6 43 (32.09%) OOP
7 36 (26.87%) Software Engineering
8 33 (24.63%) OO
9 32 (23.88%) Configuration Management
10 27 (20.15%) DevOps
11 25 (18.66%) SDLC
12 23 (17.16%) Automation Testing
12 23 (17.16%) High Availability
12 23 (17.16%) Low Latency
12 23 (17.16%) Multithreading
13 22 (16.42%) Open Source
14 20 (14.93%) Test Automation
15 18 (13.43%) Mentoring
15 18 (13.43%) Regression Testing
16 17 (12.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 94 (70.15%) Java
2 44 (32.84%) Bash Shell
3 42 (31.34%) C++
4 33 (24.63%) C#
5 30 (22.39%) JavaScript
6 25 (18.66%) SQL
7 23 (17.16%) C
8 22 (16.42%) Python
9 20 (14.93%) Ruby
10 19 (14.18%) Perl
11 11 (8.21%) Groovy
12 10 (7.46%) T-SQL
13 8 (5.97%) PHP
14 7 (5.22%) PL/SQL
15 5 (3.73%) Shell Script
16 4 (2.99%) PowerShell
17 3 (2.24%) Jython
Qualifications
1 14 (10.45%) Degree
2 5 (3.73%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.24%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.24%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.49%) ISEB
5 1 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.45%) QA
2 2 (1.49%) SDET
System Software
1 32 (23.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (9.70%) VMware ESX
3 9 (6.72%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 23 (17.16%) yum
2 9 (6.72%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (6.72%) Puppet
3 1 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (23.88%) VMware
2 17 (12.69%) Atlassian
3 15 (11.19%) Microsoft
4 10 (7.46%) Red Hat
5 9 (6.72%) Coverity
6 8 (5.97%) Adobe
7 6 (4.48%) Facebook
8 5 (3.73%) HP
9 4 (2.99%) IBM
10 3 (2.24%) Talend
11 2 (1.49%) Capita
12 1 (0.75%) Oracle
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