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

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 62 90 121
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +31
Permanent jobs citing BDD 75 55 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.16% 2.46% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.70% 2.92% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 70 38 19
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -29.16%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
1595 1883 1927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 88.51% 84.18% 80.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1228 1372 1332
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 28 July 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Reading

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 104 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (75.78%) TDD
3 93 (72.66%) Java
4 78 (60.94%) Scrum
5 69 (53.91%) Linux
6 55 (42.97%) Windows
7 52 (40.63%) Subversion
8 50 (39.06%) Data Loss Prevention
9 49 (38.28%) OOP
10 48 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
11 43 (33.59%) JIRA
11 43 (33.59%) C++
12 41 (32.03%) Unix
12 41 (32.03%) Bash Shell
13 38 (29.69%) Software Engineering
14 37 (28.91%) HTML
14 37 (28.91%) JavaScript
15 36 (28.13%) CSS
16 35 (27.34%) OO
17 31 (24.22%) C#
17 31 (24.22%) SQL
18 30 (23.44%) Selenium
19 28 (21.88%) Git (software)
19 28 (21.88%) Eclipse
20 27 (21.09%) Configuration Management
20 27 (21.09%) VMware
20 27 (21.09%) VMware Infrastructure
21 26 (20.31%) Cucumber
21 26 (20.31%) Test Automation
22 25 (19.53%) Web Services

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 12 (9.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (1.56%) Apache
3 1 (0.78%) JBoss
Applications
1 24 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.34%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 18 (14.06%) SMTP
2 2 (1.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.81%) MySQL
3 4 (3.13%) Big Data
4 3 (2.34%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.78%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.78%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.78%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 52 (40.63%) Subversion
2 43 (33.59%) JIRA
3 30 (23.44%) Selenium
4 28 (21.88%) Eclipse
4 28 (21.88%) Git (software)
5 26 (20.31%) Cucumber
6 25 (19.53%) Jenkins
7 12 (9.38%) HP UFT
7 12 (9.38%) JBehave
7 12 (9.38%) Ranorex
7 12 (9.38%) RSpec
8 11 (8.59%) gulp
9 10 (7.81%) TeamCity
10 9 (7.03%) Ant
10 9 (7.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 9 (7.03%) JUnit
10 9 (7.03%) Maven
10 9 (7.03%) Mockito
10 9 (7.03%) SonarQube
10 9 (7.03%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 24 (18.75%) Finance
2 13 (10.16%) Games
3 12 (9.38%) Banking
3 12 (9.38%) Retail
3 12 (9.38%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.56%) Advertising
5 1 (0.78%) Marketing
5 1 (0.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (27.34%) Software Engineer
2 32 (25.00%) Developer
2 32 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 27 (21.09%) Java Engineer
3 27 (21.09%) Java Software Engineer
4 26 (20.31%) C++ Software Engineer
5 24 (18.75%) Security Engineer
5 24 (18.75%) Unix Engineer
5 24 (18.75%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 24 (18.75%) Unix Security Engineer
5 24 (18.75%) Web Engineer
6 19 (14.84%) DevOps Engineer
7 15 (11.72%) .NET Developer
8 14 (10.94%) Tester
9 13 (10.16%) Automation Tester
10 12 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
10 12 (9.38%) C# Developer
11 11 (8.59%) Java Team Leader
11 11 (8.59%) Team Leader
11 11 (8.59%) Unix Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (28.91%) HTML
2 36 (28.13%) CSS
3 25 (19.53%) Web Services
4 21 (16.41%) Ajax
4 21 (16.41%) JSON
5 20 (15.63%) .NET
6 15 (11.72%) RESTful
7 14 (10.94%) CSS3
7 14 (10.94%) HTML5
8 12 (9.38%) AngularJS
8 12 (9.38%) jQuery
8 12 (9.38%) Sass
9 11 (8.59%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 11 (8.59%) Gherkin
9 11 (8.59%) JSP
9 11 (8.59%) STL
10 10 (7.81%) Servlets
11 5 (3.91%) .NET Framework
11 5 (3.91%) ASP.NET
11 5 (3.91%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.38%) Computer Science
2 11 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.59%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 69 (53.91%) Linux
2 55 (42.97%) Windows
3 41 (32.03%) Unix
4 9 (7.03%) Ubuntu
5 8 (6.25%) Debian
5 8 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.78%) Android
6 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.78%) CentOS
6 1 (0.78%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (75.78%) TDD
3 78 (60.94%) Scrum
4 50 (39.06%) Data Loss Prevention
5 49 (38.28%) OOP
6 48 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
7 38 (29.69%) Software Engineering
8 35 (27.34%) OO
9 27 (21.09%) Configuration Management
10 26 (20.31%) Test Automation
11 24 (18.75%) High Availability
11 24 (18.75%) Low Latency
11 24 (18.75%) Multithreading
12 23 (17.97%) DevOps
13 20 (15.63%) SDLC
13 20 (15.63%) Unit Testing
14 17 (13.28%) Cross-Platform Development
15 16 (12.50%) Mentoring
15 16 (12.50%) Regression Testing
16 15 (11.72%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 93 (72.66%) Java
2 43 (33.59%) C++
3 41 (32.03%) Bash Shell
4 37 (28.91%) JavaScript
5 31 (24.22%) C#
5 31 (24.22%) SQL
6 18 (14.06%) C
6 18 (14.06%) Python
7 17 (13.28%) Perl
8 12 (9.38%) Ruby
9 10 (7.81%) Groovy
10 9 (7.03%) T-SQL
11 7 (5.47%) PHP
11 7 (5.47%) PL/SQL
12 4 (3.13%) Shell Script
13 3 (2.34%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.56%) Apex Code
15 1 (0.78%) Jython
Qualifications
1 15 (11.72%) Degree
2 5 (3.91%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.34%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.34%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.56%) ISEB
5 1 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.59%) QA
2 2 (1.56%) SDET
System Software
1 27 (21.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (7.81%) VMware ESX
3 9 (7.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (14.06%) yum
2 9 (7.03%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (7.03%) Puppet
3 1 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (21.09%) VMware
2 21 (16.41%) Atlassian
3 15 (11.72%) Microsoft
4 12 (9.38%) Adobe
5 9 (7.03%) Coverity
6 8 (6.25%) Red Hat
7 5 (3.91%) HP
8 4 (3.13%) IBM
9 2 (1.56%) Capita
9 2 (1.56%) Facebook
9 2 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.78%) Oracle
10 1 (0.78%) Talend
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