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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 119 111 134
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +23
Permanent jobs citing BDD 27 32 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.12% 1.33% 0.046%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 1.76% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 27 31 1
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
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
1959 1817 1482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.02% 75.33% 68.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1285 1344 1142
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 1 May 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Reading

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 79 (96.34%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (84.15%) TDD
3 58 (70.73%) Scrum
4 49 (59.76%) C#
4 49 (59.76%) .NET
5 45 (54.88%) MVC
6 38 (46.34%) SQL Server
6 38 (46.34%) ASP.NET
6 38 (46.34%) ASP.NET MVC
7 34 (41.46%) Kanban
7 34 (41.46%) JavaScript
8 26 (31.71%) WCF
9 24 (29.27%) Mentoring
10 22 (26.83%) Web Application Development
10 22 (26.83%) Java
11 21 (25.61%) AngularJS
11 21 (25.61%) ASP.NET Web API
12 20 (24.39%) WPF
12 20 (24.39%) jQuery
13 19 (23.17%) Spring
14 18 (21.95%) NUnit
15 17 (20.73%) HTML
15 17 (20.73%) Windows
15 17 (20.73%) Finance
16 16 (19.51%) WinForms
16 16 (19.51%) NHibernate
16 16 (19.51%) Streaming Music
16 16 (19.51%) MVVM
16 16 (19.51%) Rhino Mocks
16 16 (19.51%) Moq

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 8 (9.76%) Apache
2 7 (8.54%) Tomcat
2 7 (8.54%) Apache Solr
3 4 (4.88%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (4.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.22%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.66%) GitHub
4 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.54%) HTTP
2 2 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (46.34%) SQL Server
2 12 (14.63%) Hadoop
3 8 (9.76%) NoSQL
3 8 (9.76%) MySQL
4 6 (7.32%) CouchDB
4 6 (7.32%) MongoDB
5 5 (6.10%) RavenDB
6 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (21.95%) NUnit
2 16 (19.51%) Rhino Mocks
2 16 (19.51%) Moq
3 13 (15.85%) Selenium
4 9 (10.98%) Git (software)
5 7 (8.54%) Mockito
6 6 (7.32%) SpecFlow
7 5 (6.10%) ReSharper
7 5 (6.10%) Subversion
7 5 (6.10%) Cucumber
8 4 (4.88%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.22%) JIRA
9 1 (1.22%) Maven
9 1 (1.22%) PHPUnit
9 1 (1.22%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.22%) Behat
9 1 (1.22%) Hudson
9 1 (1.22%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (20.73%) Finance
2 7 (8.54%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.66%) Marketing
4 2 (2.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 48 (58.54%) Developer
2 34 (41.46%) .NET Developer
3 17 (20.73%) Architect
4 14 (17.07%) Technical Architect
5 10 (12.20%) Analyst
6 8 (9.76%) Business Analyst
6 8 (9.76%) Senior Developer
7 7 (8.54%) Consultant
7 7 (8.54%) Java Consultant
8 5 (6.10%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Junior
9 4 (4.88%) Java Developer
9 4 (4.88%) C# Developer
9 4 (4.88%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.88%) SharePoint Developer
10 3 (3.66%) Junior Analyst
10 3 (3.66%) Solutions Consultant
10 3 (3.66%) Java Architect
10 3 (3.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (3.66%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (59.76%) .NET
2 38 (46.34%) ASP.NET
2 38 (46.34%) ASP.NET MVC
3 26 (31.71%) WCF
4 21 (25.61%) AngularJS
4 21 (25.61%) ASP.NET Web API
5 20 (24.39%) WPF
5 20 (24.39%) jQuery
6 19 (23.17%) Spring
7 17 (20.73%) HTML
8 16 (19.51%) WinForms
8 16 (19.51%) NHibernate
9 15 (18.29%) RESTful
9 15 (18.29%) CSS
10 14 (17.07%) .NET Framework
10 14 (17.07%) KnockoutJS
11 13 (15.85%) Entity Framework
12 11 (13.41%) Web Services
13 8 (9.76%) J2EE
14 7 (8.54%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.51%) Streaming Music
2 7 (8.54%) Client/Server
2 7 (8.54%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.54%) iPad
2 7 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.88%) Tandem
4 2 (2.44%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.44%) Blog
5 1 (1.22%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.22%) W3C
5 1 (1.22%) Social Media
5 1 (1.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.73%) Windows
2 8 (9.76%) Linux
3 1 (1.22%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.22%) UNIX
3 1 (1.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (96.34%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (84.15%) TDD
3 58 (70.73%) Scrum
4 45 (54.88%) MVC
5 34 (41.46%) Kanban
6 24 (29.27%) Mentoring
7 22 (26.83%) Web Application Development
8 16 (19.51%) MVVM
9 13 (15.85%) Software Engineering
10 12 (14.63%) Technical Architecture
10 12 (14.63%) Capacity Planning
10 12 (14.63%) Performance Tuning
11 11 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (12.20%) SOA
13 9 (10.98%) Unit Testing
14 8 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (9.76%) Business Analysis
14 8 (9.76%) PRINCE2
15 7 (8.54%) DSDM
15 7 (8.54%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 49 (59.76%) C#
2 34 (41.46%) JavaScript
3 22 (26.83%) Java
4 11 (13.41%) SQL
5 3 (3.66%) Ruby
5 3 (3.66%) PHP
6 2 (2.44%) Perl
6 2 (2.44%) Python
7 1 (1.22%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.22%) Clojure
7 1 (1.22%) Scala
7 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (9.76%) Degree
1 8 (9.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (9.76%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.54%) SAP
2 7 (8.54%) hybris
3 2 (2.44%) Facebook
4 1 (1.22%) Google
Reading, Berkshire
Quindell Resourcing Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Quindell Resourcing
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum up to £45k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago