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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 70 123 87
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -36
Permanent jobs citing BDD 38 22 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.78% 1.03% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.29% 1.19% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 37 13 54
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,500 £77,000
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
1154 1854 1969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 84.36% 86.39% 84.80%
Number of salaries quoted 831 1459 1303
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £33,500
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 24 January 2017.

BDD Salary Histogram in Reading

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 January 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.

1 110 (96.49%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (87.72%) TDD
3 66 (57.89%) Java
4 52 (45.61%) Scrum
5 47 (41.23%) RESTful
6 42 (36.84%) Git (software)
7 39 (34.21%) Cucumber
8 38 (33.33%) Ruby
9 37 (32.46%) JavaScript
9 37 (32.46%) C#
9 37 (32.46%) .NET
10 36 (31.58%) Linux
10 36 (31.58%) NoSQL
11 33 (28.95%) Node.js
12 31 (27.19%) Software Engineering
13 29 (25.44%) SQL Server
13 29 (25.44%) Enterprise Software
14 27 (23.68%) ASP.NET MVC
14 27 (23.68%) WCF
14 27 (23.68%) ASP.NET
14 27 (23.68%) MVC
14 27 (23.68%) .NET Framework
15 26 (22.81%) Automation Testing
15 26 (22.81%) ASP.NET Web API
15 26 (22.81%) Entity Framework
15 26 (22.81%) Web Application Development
15 26 (22.81%) SQL Server 2014
15 26 (22.81%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 26 (22.81%) Code First Entity Framework
15 26 (22.81%) Data Loss Prevention

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 4 (3.51%) JBoss
2 2 (1.75%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.88%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (2.63%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 25 (21.93%) SMTP
2 10 (8.77%) Internet
3 3 (2.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (31.58%) NoSQL
2 29 (25.44%) SQL Server
3 26 (22.81%) SQL Server 2014
4 16 (14.04%) Big Data
5 7 (6.14%) Hadoop
5 7 (6.14%) MongoDB
5 7 (6.14%) Neo4j
5 7 (6.14%) Pentaho
5 7 (6.14%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.88%) MySQL
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 42 (36.84%) Git (software)
2 39 (34.21%) Cucumber
3 25 (21.93%) Selenium
4 21 (18.42%) Eclipse
5 16 (14.04%) Jenkins
6 15 (13.16%) Subversion
7 14 (12.28%) JIRA
8 10 (8.77%) JUnit
9 9 (7.89%) Mockito
9 9 (7.89%) WebDriver
10 8 (7.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (7.02%) TeamCity
11 7 (6.14%) Appium
11 7 (6.14%) Protractor
11 7 (6.14%) Talend Open Studio
12 5 (4.39%) Maven
13 3 (2.63%) SoapUI
14 1 (0.88%) Hudson
14 1 (0.88%) SonarQube
14 1 (0.88%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 20 (17.54%) Advertising
2 7 (6.14%) Finance
2 7 (6.14%) Games
3 1 (0.88%) Marketing
3 1 (0.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (55.26%) Developer
2 31 (27.19%) .NET Developer
2 31 (27.19%) Software Engineer
3 20 (17.54%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 20 (17.54%) Java Engineer
3 20 (17.54%) Java Software Engineer
3 20 (17.54%) Test Engineer
4 17 (14.91%) Software Test Engineer
5 15 (13.16%) Java Developer
5 15 (13.16%) Tester
6 14 (12.28%) Automation Tester
6 14 (12.28%) Web Tester
7 13 (11.40%) Agile Tester
7 13 (11.40%) Junior
7 13 (11.40%) Junior Developer
7 13 (11.40%) Junior Software Developer
7 13 (11.40%) Junior Software Engineer
7 13 (11.40%) Web Automation Tester
8 11 (9.65%) Java Software Developer
9 10 (8.77%) Junior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (41.23%) RESTful
2 37 (32.46%) .NET
3 33 (28.95%) Node.js
4 27 (23.68%) .NET Framework
4 27 (23.68%) ASP.NET
4 27 (23.68%) ASP.NET MVC
4 27 (23.68%) WCF
5 26 (22.81%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 26 (22.81%) ASP.NET Web API
5 26 (22.81%) Code First Entity Framework
5 26 (22.81%) Entity Framework
6 22 (19.30%) AngularJS
6 22 (19.30%) HTML
7 19 (16.67%) Web Services
8 18 (15.79%) CSS
9 14 (12.28%) Ajax
10 12 (10.53%) Gherkin
11 10 (8.77%) XML
12 7 (6.14%) ActiveMQ
12 7 (6.14%) jBPM
Miscellaneous
1 29 (25.44%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (11.40%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.51%) Algorithms
3 4 (3.51%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.88%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 36 (31.58%) Linux
2 18 (15.79%) Unix
3 12 (10.53%) Windows
4 9 (7.89%) Ubuntu
5 7 (6.14%) CentOS
6 2 (1.75%) Debian
6 2 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (96.49%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (87.72%) TDD
3 52 (45.61%) Scrum
4 31 (27.19%) Software Engineering
5 27 (23.68%) MVC
6 26 (22.81%) Automation Testing
6 26 (22.81%) Data Loss Prevention
6 26 (22.81%) Web Application Development
7 25 (21.93%) OOP
8 24 (21.05%) Open Source
8 24 (21.05%) SDLC
9 21 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (14.04%) Multithreading
11 14 (12.28%) High Availability
11 14 (12.28%) Low Latency
11 14 (12.28%) Mentoring
11 14 (12.28%) OO
11 14 (12.28%) Regression Testing
12 12 (10.53%) Test Strategy
13 10 (8.77%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 66 (57.89%) Java
2 38 (33.33%) Ruby
3 37 (32.46%) C#
3 37 (32.46%) JavaScript
4 25 (21.93%) SQL
5 20 (17.54%) C++
6 16 (14.04%) T-SQL
7 15 (13.16%) PL/SQL
8 12 (10.53%) Python
9 8 (7.02%) Bash Shell
10 7 (6.14%) Jython
11 6 (5.26%) C
12 5 (4.39%) Groovy
13 4 (3.51%) PHP
14 3 (2.63%) Perl
15 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (14.04%) Degree
2 5 (4.39%) SC Cleared
2 5 (4.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.77%) QA
2 4 (3.51%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (6.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.51%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (5.26%) yum
2 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (17.54%) Facebook
2 7 (6.14%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (6.14%) Talend
2 7 (6.14%) VMware
3 6 (5.26%) Google
4 3 (2.63%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.75%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.88%) ATG
6 1 (0.88%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.88%) Coverity
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