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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 70 132 111
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -21
Permanent jobs citing BDD 51 26 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.10% 1.05% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.66% 1.25% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 38 18 35
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
1395 2079 2255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 84.70% 84.31% 84.74%
Number of salaries quoted 995 1680 1386
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £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 2 December 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Reading

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 December 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.

1 132 (94.29%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (90.71%) TDD
3 97 (69.29%) Java
4 84 (60.00%) Scrum
5 57 (40.71%) Linux
6 51 (36.43%) Data Loss Prevention
7 43 (30.71%) Ruby
7 43 (30.71%) Git (software)
7 43 (30.71%) Cucumber
8 41 (29.29%) RESTful
9 39 (27.86%) JavaScript
10 38 (27.14%) C++
11 36 (25.71%) .NET
11 36 (25.71%) OOP
11 36 (25.71%) Eclipse
11 36 (25.71%) SMTP
11 36 (25.71%) SDLC
12 35 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
12 35 (25.00%) Bash Shell
12 35 (25.00%) Software Engineering
13 34 (24.29%) Subversion
13 34 (24.29%) C#
14 32 (22.86%) Windows
14 32 (22.86%) Automation Testing
15 31 (22.14%) JIRA
15 31 (22.14%) Continuous Integration
16 30 (21.43%) HTML
16 30 (21.43%) NoSQL
17 29 (20.71%) SQL Server
17 29 (20.71%) Unix

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 5 (3.57%) JBoss
2 4 (2.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (2.14%) Apache
4 2 (1.43%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (4.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 36 (25.71%) SMTP
2 10 (7.14%) Internet
3 3 (2.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (21.43%) NoSQL
2 29 (20.71%) SQL Server
3 23 (16.43%) SQL Server 2014
4 12 (8.57%) Big Data
5 3 (2.14%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.14%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.14%) MySQL
5 3 (2.14%) Neo4j
5 3 (2.14%) Pentaho
5 3 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 43 (30.71%) Cucumber
1 43 (30.71%) Git (software)
2 36 (25.71%) Eclipse
3 34 (24.29%) Subversion
4 31 (22.14%) JIRA
5 24 (17.14%) Jenkins
5 24 (17.14%) Selenium
6 17 (12.14%) JUnit
7 16 (11.43%) Mockito
8 11 (7.86%) Maven
9 10 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 10 (7.14%) TeamCity
10 8 (5.71%) Ant
10 8 (5.71%) SonarQube
10 8 (5.71%) Sonatype Nexus
11 4 (2.86%) gulp
11 4 (2.86%) SoapUI
12 3 (2.14%) Talend Open Studio
12 3 (2.14%) WebDriver
13 2 (1.43%) Appium
General
1 19 (13.57%) Advertising
2 10 (7.14%) Finance
3 6 (4.29%) Games
4 1 (0.71%) Marketing
4 1 (0.71%) Publishing
4 1 (0.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (39.29%) Developer
2 31 (22.14%) .NET Developer
3 29 (20.71%) Software Engineer
4 24 (17.14%) Tester
5 22 (15.71%) Automation Tester
5 22 (15.71%) Web Tester
6 21 (15.00%) Agile Tester
6 21 (15.00%) Java Engineer
6 21 (15.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 21 (15.00%) Linux Engineer
7 20 (14.29%) Web Automation Tester
8 18 (12.86%) DevOps Engineer
9 17 (12.14%) Java Automation Tester
10 16 (11.43%) Security Tester
11 14 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
11 14 (10.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 12 (8.57%) Security Engineer
12 12 (8.57%) Test Engineer
12 12 (8.57%) Unix Engineer
12 12 (8.57%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (29.29%) RESTful
2 36 (25.71%) .NET
3 30 (21.43%) HTML
4 26 (18.57%) Node.js
5 25 (17.86%) CSS
6 24 (17.14%) .NET Framework
6 24 (17.14%) ASP.NET
6 24 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 24 (17.14%) WCF
7 23 (16.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 23 (16.43%) ASP.NET Web API
7 23 (16.43%) Code First Entity Framework
7 23 (16.43%) Entity Framework
8 20 (14.29%) Gherkin
9 18 (12.86%) Ajax
10 16 (11.43%) Web Services
11 15 (10.71%) AngularJS
12 13 (9.29%) JSON
13 6 (4.29%) jQuery
14 5 (3.57%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 35 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (9.29%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.57%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.86%) Algorithms
4 4 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.71%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 57 (40.71%) Linux
2 32 (22.86%) Windows
3 29 (20.71%) Unix
4 12 (8.57%) Ubuntu
5 9 (6.43%) Debian
5 9 (6.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (94.29%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (90.71%) TDD
3 84 (60.00%) Scrum
4 51 (36.43%) Data Loss Prevention
5 36 (25.71%) OOP
5 36 (25.71%) SDLC
6 35 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 32 (22.86%) Automation Testing
8 31 (22.14%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (19.29%) Configuration Management
10 25 (17.86%) OO
10 25 (17.86%) Open Source
11 24 (17.14%) MVC
12 23 (16.43%) Web Application Development
13 20 (14.29%) Mentoring
13 20 (14.29%) Multithreading
13 20 (14.29%) Test Strategy
14 19 (13.57%) DevOps
15 18 (12.86%) High Availability
15 18 (12.86%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 97 (69.29%) Java
2 43 (30.71%) Ruby
3 39 (27.86%) JavaScript
4 38 (27.14%) C++
5 35 (25.00%) Bash Shell
6 34 (24.29%) C#
7 22 (15.71%) Python
8 21 (15.00%) SQL
9 19 (13.57%) C
10 17 (12.14%) Perl
10 17 (12.14%) T-SQL
11 16 (11.43%) PL/SQL
12 13 (9.29%) Groovy
13 8 (5.71%) PHP
14 4 (2.86%) Shell Script
15 3 (2.14%) Jython
16 1 (0.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (11.43%) Degree
2 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.29%) QA
2 4 (2.86%) SDET
System Software
1 27 (19.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (7.14%) VMware ESX
3 8 (5.71%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 19 (13.57%) yum
2 8 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (5.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (19.29%) VMware
2 19 (13.57%) Facebook
3 12 (8.57%) Atlassian
4 9 (6.43%) Red Hat
5 8 (5.71%) Coverity
6 6 (4.29%) Microsoft
7 4 (2.86%) Adobe
7 4 (2.86%) Google
8 3 (2.14%) Talend
9 2 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.71%) ATG
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