The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 102 118 98
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -20
Permanent jobs citing BDD 45 33 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.73% 1.30% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.18% 1.65% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 45 33 33
Average salary £60,000 £62,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +78.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
2062 2003 1538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 79.43% 78.64% 75.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1286 1510 1281
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014.

BDD Salary Histogram in Reading

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 75 (98.68%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (97.37%) TDD
3 65 (85.53%) Scrum
4 52 (68.42%) JavaScript
5 48 (63.16%) Java
5 48 (63.16%) HTML
6 45 (59.21%) Mentoring
6 45 (59.21%) jQuery
7 44 (57.89%) CSS
7 44 (57.89%) Web Services
8 42 (55.26%) Spring
8 42 (55.26%) SQL
9 41 (53.95%) SAP
10 40 (52.63%) SOA
10 40 (52.63%) XML
11 39 (51.32%) Git (software)
11 39 (51.32%) Finance
11 39 (51.32%) Linux
12 38 (50.00%) Degree
12 38 (50.00%) E-Commerce
12 38 (50.00%) Computer Science
12 38 (50.00%) J2EE
13 37 (48.68%) JSP
13 37 (48.68%) XSLT
13 37 (48.68%) XHTML
13 37 (48.68%) Java EE
13 37 (48.68%) iPad
13 37 (48.68%) Client/Server
13 37 (48.68%) Analytical Skills
13 37 (48.68%) Telecoms

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 37 (48.68%) Apache
1 37 (48.68%) Tomcat
1 37 (48.68%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.32%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 37 (48.68%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (48.68%) MySQL
2 21 (27.63%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.89%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.58%) RavenDB
4 5 (6.58%) Hadoop
4 5 (6.58%) CouchDB
4 5 (6.58%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (5.26%) SAP BW
5 4 (5.26%) DataStage
5 4 (5.26%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 39 (51.32%) Git (software)
2 37 (48.68%) Mockito
2 37 (48.68%) Selenium
3 6 (7.89%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (7.89%) Moq
3 6 (7.89%) NUnit
4 4 (5.26%) Toad
4 4 (5.26%) SoapUI
4 4 (5.26%) eggPlant
4 4 (5.26%) LoadUI
5 3 (3.95%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.32%) Calabash
6 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.32%) Cucumber
General
1 39 (51.32%) Finance
2 37 (48.68%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (56.58%) Developer
2 37 (48.68%) Consultant
2 37 (48.68%) Java Consultant
3 24 (31.58%) Architect
4 19 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 19 (25.00%) .NET Developer
5 18 (23.68%) Solutions Architect
5 18 (23.68%) Java Architect
5 18 (23.68%) Solutions Consultant
5 18 (23.68%) Java Solutions Architect
6 6 (7.89%) Technical Architect
7 5 (6.58%) Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Test Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Senior Test Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Lead Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Junior Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Junior .NET Developer
9 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (63.16%) HTML
2 45 (59.21%) jQuery
3 44 (57.89%) Web Services
3 44 (57.89%) CSS
4 42 (55.26%) Spring
5 40 (52.63%) XML
6 38 (50.00%) J2EE
7 37 (48.68%) XSLT
7 37 (48.68%) JSP
7 37 (48.68%) XHTML
7 37 (48.68%) Java EE
8 24 (31.58%) .NET
9 19 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 19 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (17.11%) WCF
11 9 (11.84%) .NET Framework
11 9 (11.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 9 (11.84%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (9.21%) AngularJS
12 7 (9.21%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 38 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 37 (48.68%) iPad
2 37 (48.68%) Client/Server
2 37 (48.68%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.89%) Streaming Music
4 2 (2.63%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 39 (51.32%) Linux
2 6 (7.89%) Windows
3 2 (2.63%) UNIX
4 1 (1.32%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (98.68%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (97.37%) TDD
3 65 (85.53%) Scrum
4 45 (59.21%) Mentoring
5 40 (52.63%) SOA
6 38 (50.00%) E-Commerce
7 37 (48.68%) Extreme Programming
7 37 (48.68%) DSDM
7 37 (48.68%) Unit Testing
8 25 (32.89%) MVC
9 16 (21.05%) Kanban
10 8 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (10.53%) Web Application Development
11 6 (7.89%) MVVM
12 5 (6.58%) Capacity Planning
12 5 (6.58%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (6.58%) Test Scripting
12 5 (6.58%) Software Engineering
12 5 (6.58%) Technical Architecture
13 4 (5.26%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (68.42%) JavaScript
2 48 (63.16%) Java
3 42 (55.26%) SQL
4 25 (32.89%) C#
5 3 (3.95%) PHP
6 2 (2.63%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.63%) Ruby
6 2 (2.63%) PHP5
7 1 (1.32%) Scala
7 1 (1.32%) Clojure
7 1 (1.32%) Perl
7 1 (1.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 38 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 41 (53.95%) SAP
2 37 (48.68%) hybris
3 4 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.32%) Google
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