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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 111 112 135
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +23
Permanent jobs citing BDD 36 25 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.58% 1.08% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 1.43% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 30 25 3
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £42,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £65,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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
1842 1745 1486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.00% 75.41% 68.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1272 1247 1155
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Reading

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 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 78 (91.76%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (80.00%) TDD
3 54 (63.53%) C#
4 53 (62.35%) .NET
5 52 (61.18%) Scrum
6 49 (57.65%) MVC
7 41 (48.24%) SQL Server
8 39 (45.88%) ASP.NET
8 39 (45.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 34 (40.00%) JavaScript
10 33 (38.82%) Kanban
11 26 (30.59%) WCF
12 23 (27.06%) Web Application Development
12 23 (27.06%) AngularJS
13 22 (25.88%) ASP.NET Web API
14 21 (24.71%) Java
15 19 (22.35%) Windows
15 19 (22.35%) NUnit
15 19 (22.35%) RESTful
16 18 (21.18%) WPF
16 18 (21.18%) jQuery
16 18 (21.18%) Mentoring
17 17 (20.00%) .NET Framework
18 16 (18.82%) NHibernate
18 16 (18.82%) Continuous Integration
19 14 (16.47%) MVVM
19 14 (16.47%) Rhino Mocks
19 14 (16.47%) Moq
19 14 (16.47%) Spring
19 14 (16.47%) Streaming Music

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 6 (7.06%) Apache
2 4 (4.71%) IIS
2 4 (4.71%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.71%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.35%) CMS
3 2 (2.35%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.35%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (2.35%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (3.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.53%) GitHub
2 3 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.53%) Internet
2 2 (2.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (48.24%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.94%) Hadoop
3 8 (9.41%) NoSQL
4 6 (7.06%) MySQL
4 6 (7.06%) MongoDB
5 5 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (3.53%) CouchDB
7 2 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.35%) RavenDB
8 1 (1.18%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (22.35%) NUnit
2 14 (16.47%) Rhino Mocks
2 14 (16.47%) Moq
3 13 (15.29%) Selenium
4 9 (10.59%) SpecFlow
5 7 (8.24%) Cucumber
5 7 (8.24%) Git (software)
5 7 (8.24%) Subversion
6 5 (5.88%) ReSharper
7 4 (4.71%) JIRA
7 4 (4.71%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.35%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (2.35%) RSpec
8 2 (2.35%) JBehave
8 2 (2.35%) WebDriver
8 2 (2.35%) Mockito
8 2 (2.35%) Ranorex
9 1 (1.18%) Behat
9 1 (1.18%) Hudson
9 1 (1.18%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (16.47%) Finance
2 6 (7.06%) Marketing
3 5 (5.88%) Advertising
4 2 (2.35%) Legal
4 2 (2.35%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (60.00%) Developer
2 33 (38.82%) .NET Developer
3 13 (15.29%) Architect
3 13 (15.29%) Technical Architect
4 11 (12.94%) Analyst
5 9 (10.59%) Business Analyst
6 8 (9.41%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.88%) C# Developer
8 4 (4.71%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Junior Business Analyst
8 4 (4.71%) SharePoint Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Junior Analyst
8 4 (4.71%) Consultant
8 4 (4.71%) Junior
9 3 (3.53%) Lead Developer
9 3 (3.53%) Tester
9 3 (3.53%) Senior QA Tester
9 3 (3.53%) QA Tester
9 3 (3.53%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (3.53%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (62.35%) .NET
2 39 (45.88%) ASP.NET
2 39 (45.88%) ASP.NET MVC
3 26 (30.59%) WCF
4 23 (27.06%) AngularJS
5 22 (25.88%) ASP.NET Web API
6 19 (22.35%) RESTful
7 18 (21.18%) WPF
7 18 (21.18%) jQuery
8 17 (20.00%) .NET Framework
9 16 (18.82%) NHibernate
10 14 (16.47%) Spring
10 14 (16.47%) WinForms
10 14 (16.47%) HTML
11 13 (15.29%) CSS
11 13 (15.29%) Entity Framework
12 12 (14.12%) KnockoutJS
13 11 (12.94%) Web Services
14 8 (9.41%) LINQ
15 7 (8.24%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.47%) Streaming Music
2 4 (4.71%) Tandem
2 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.35%) Blog
3 2 (2.35%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.35%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.35%) iPad
4 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.18%) User Experience
4 1 (1.18%) Social Media
4 1 (1.18%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.18%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.35%) Windows
2 5 (5.88%) Linux
3 3 (3.53%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (91.76%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (80.00%) TDD
3 52 (61.18%) Scrum
4 49 (57.65%) MVC
5 33 (38.82%) Kanban
6 23 (27.06%) Web Application Development
7 18 (21.18%) Mentoring
8 16 (18.82%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (16.47%) MVVM
10 12 (14.12%) Software Engineering
11 11 (12.94%) Technical Architecture
11 11 (12.94%) Performance Tuning
11 11 (12.94%) Capacity Planning
12 9 (10.59%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (10.59%) PRINCE2
12 9 (10.59%) Business Analysis
13 8 (9.41%) Integration Testing
14 6 (7.06%) Web Development
14 6 (7.06%) OO
14 6 (7.06%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 54 (63.53%) C#
2 34 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 21 (24.71%) Java
4 13 (15.29%) SQL
5 7 (8.24%) Python
6 6 (7.06%) PHP
7 5 (5.88%) Ruby
8 4 (4.71%) Objective-C
8 4 (4.71%) C++
8 4 (4.71%) VB.NET
9 3 (3.53%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.35%) C
10 2 (2.35%) Perl
11 1 (1.18%) Clojure
11 1 (1.18%) Scala
11 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (12.94%) ISEB
2 3 (3.53%) Degree
3 2 (2.35%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.24%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (12.94%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.88%) Facebook
3 2 (2.35%) SAP
3 2 (2.35%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.35%) hybris
3 2 (2.35%) Splunk
4 1 (1.18%) Cognos
4 1 (1.18%) HP
4 1 (1.18%) Capita
Reading, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago