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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 68 113 93
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -20
Permanent jobs citing BDD 39 32 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.04% 1.55% 2.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.59% 1.77% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 36 22 53
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £50,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £66,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
1085 1808 2041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 84.70% 87.30% 85.25%
Number of salaries quoted 804 1438 1384
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
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 20 February 2017.

BDD Salary Histogram in Reading

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 94 (96.91%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (83.51%) TDD
3 57 (58.76%) Java
4 44 (45.36%) RESTful
5 40 (41.24%) Scrum
6 39 (40.21%) Git (software)
7 35 (36.08%) JavaScript
8 34 (35.05%) Cucumber
9 32 (32.99%) NoSQL
10 31 (31.96%) C#
11 30 (30.93%) .NET
12 29 (29.90%) Ruby
13 28 (28.87%) Software Engineering
14 27 (27.84%) SQL
14 27 (27.84%) Linux
14 27 (27.84%) Node.js
15 25 (25.77%) Selenium
16 23 (23.71%) SQL Server
16 23 (23.71%) .NET Framework
16 23 (23.71%) AngularJS
17 22 (22.68%) ASP.NET Web API
17 22 (22.68%) SQL Server 2014
17 22 (22.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 22 (22.68%) Code First Entity Framework
17 22 (22.68%) Entity Framework
17 22 (22.68%) Web Application Development
17 22 (22.68%) ASP.NET MVC
17 22 (22.68%) WCF
17 22 (22.68%) ASP.NET
17 22 (22.68%) MVC

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 2 (2.06%) JBoss
1 2 (2.06%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.03%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (1.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (19.59%) SMTP
2 8 (8.25%) Internet
3 2 (2.06%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (32.99%) NoSQL
2 23 (23.71%) SQL Server
3 22 (22.68%) SQL Server 2014
4 13 (13.40%) Big Data
5 5 (5.15%) Hadoop
5 5 (5.15%) MongoDB
5 5 (5.15%) Neo4j
5 5 (5.15%) Pentaho
5 5 (5.15%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 39 (40.21%) Git (software)
2 34 (35.05%) Cucumber
3 25 (25.77%) Selenium
4 17 (17.53%) Jenkins
5 16 (16.49%) Eclipse
6 13 (13.40%) WebDriver
7 12 (12.37%) JIRA
7 12 (12.37%) Subversion
8 11 (11.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 10 (10.31%) Appium
9 10 (10.31%) Protractor
9 10 (10.31%) TeamCity
10 6 (6.19%) JUnit
11 5 (5.15%) Mockito
11 5 (5.15%) Talend Open Studio
12 4 (4.12%) Maven
13 2 (2.06%) SoapUI
13 2 (2.06%) Visual Studio
14 1 (1.03%) Gradle
14 1 (1.03%) Hudson
General
1 16 (16.49%) Advertising
2 7 (7.22%) Games
3 6 (6.19%) Finance
4 1 (1.03%) Marketing
4 1 (1.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (58.76%) Developer
2 31 (31.96%) Software Engineer
3 24 (24.74%) .NET Developer
4 22 (22.68%) Test Engineer
5 20 (20.62%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 19 (19.59%) Software Test Engineer
7 17 (17.53%) Java Engineer
7 17 (17.53%) Java Software Engineer
8 14 (14.43%) Java Developer
9 12 (12.37%) Junior
9 12 (12.37%) Junior Software Engineer
10 10 (10.31%) Junior Developer
10 10 (10.31%) Junior Software Developer
10 10 (10.31%) Software Developer
11 9 (9.28%) Automation Tester
11 9 (9.28%) Java Software Developer
11 9 (9.28%) Junior Java Developer
11 9 (9.28%) Junior Java Software Developer
11 9 (9.28%) Junior Java Software Engineer
11 9 (9.28%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (45.36%) RESTful
2 30 (30.93%) .NET
3 27 (27.84%) Node.js
4 23 (23.71%) .NET Framework
4 23 (23.71%) AngularJS
5 22 (22.68%) ASP.NET
5 22 (22.68%) ASP.NET MVC
5 22 (22.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 22 (22.68%) ASP.NET Web API
5 22 (22.68%) Code First Entity Framework
5 22 (22.68%) Entity Framework
5 22 (22.68%) WCF
6 21 (21.65%) HTML
7 17 (17.53%) CSS
7 17 (17.53%) Web Services
8 13 (13.40%) Ajax
8 13 (13.40%) XML
9 7 (7.22%) Gherkin
9 7 (7.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (6.19%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (21.65%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (12.37%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.12%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.09%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.03%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.03%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 27 (27.84%) Linux
2 15 (15.46%) Unix
3 5 (5.15%) CentOS
3 5 (5.15%) Ubuntu
4 4 (4.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (96.91%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (83.51%) TDD
3 40 (41.24%) Scrum
4 28 (28.87%) Software Engineering
5 22 (22.68%) MVC
5 22 (22.68%) Web Application Development
6 21 (21.65%) OOP
7 19 (19.59%) SDLC
8 18 (18.56%) Automation Testing
9 17 (17.53%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (17.53%) Data Loss Prevention
10 16 (16.49%) Open Source
11 15 (15.46%) Multithreading
12 12 (12.37%) High Availability
12 12 (12.37%) Low Latency
13 11 (11.34%) Mentoring
13 11 (11.34%) OO
13 11 (11.34%) Regression Testing
14 9 (9.28%) Information Governance
14 9 (9.28%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 57 (58.76%) Java
2 35 (36.08%) JavaScript
3 31 (31.96%) C#
4 29 (29.90%) Ruby
5 27 (27.84%) SQL
6 17 (17.53%) C++
7 14 (14.43%) PL/SQL
7 14 (14.43%) T-SQL
8 7 (7.22%) Python
9 5 (5.15%) Jython
10 3 (3.09%) Groovy
11 2 (2.06%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.06%) PHP
12 1 (1.03%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (15.46%) Degree
2 5 (5.15%) SC Cleared
2 5 (5.15%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.25%) QA
2 4 (4.12%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (1.03%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) Ansible
1 1 (1.03%) yum
Vendors
1 16 (16.49%) Facebook
2 10 (10.31%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (6.19%) Google
4 5 (5.15%) Talend
5 1 (1.03%) ATG
5 1 (1.03%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.03%) VMware
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