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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 44 109 115
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +6
Permanent jobs citing BDD 87 34 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 5.25% 1.53% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.97% 1.82% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 60 29 26
Median salary £43,750 £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £50,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £57,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +6.09%
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
1457 1868 2059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 87.98% 83.84% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1083 1469 1396
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £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 28 September 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Reading

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 130 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (85.31%) TDD
3 102 (71.33%) Java
4 92 (64.34%) Scrum
5 68 (47.55%) Linux
6 59 (41.26%) Data Loss Prevention
7 50 (34.97%) Windows
8 44 (30.77%) OOP
9 43 (30.07%) Cucumber
10 42 (29.37%) Bash Shell
10 42 (29.37%) C++
11 41 (28.67%) Subversion
11 41 (28.67%) Continuous Integration
12 39 (27.27%) Unix
13 38 (26.57%) Software Engineering
14 37 (25.87%) JIRA
15 36 (25.17%) C#
16 34 (23.78%) Eclipse
17 33 (23.08%) OO
17 33 (23.08%) Git (software)
18 32 (22.38%) VMware Infrastructure
18 32 (22.38%) Ruby
18 32 (22.38%) Configuration Management
18 32 (22.38%) VMware
18 32 (22.38%) SDLC
19 31 (21.68%) SMTP
19 31 (21.68%) Automation Testing
20 30 (20.98%) Selenium
20 30 (20.98%) JavaScript
21 29 (20.28%) HTML

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 (3.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (2.80%) JBoss
3 3 (2.10%) Apache
4 1 (0.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (11.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 31 (21.68%) SMTP
2 8 (5.59%) Internet
3 2 (1.40%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.49%) NoSQL
3 11 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
4 9 (6.29%) Big Data
5 6 (4.20%) MySQL
6 4 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.10%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.10%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.10%) Neo4j
7 3 (2.10%) Pentaho
7 3 (2.10%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 43 (30.07%) Cucumber
2 41 (28.67%) Subversion
3 37 (25.87%) JIRA
4 34 (23.78%) Eclipse
5 33 (23.08%) Git (software)
6 30 (20.98%) Selenium
7 23 (16.08%) Jenkins
8 17 (11.89%) JUnit
8 17 (11.89%) Mockito
9 10 (6.99%) Maven
10 9 (6.29%) Ant
10 9 (6.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 9 (6.29%) SonarQube
10 9 (6.29%) Sonatype Nexus
10 9 (6.29%) TeamCity
11 5 (3.50%) gulp
12 4 (2.80%) eggPlant
12 4 (2.80%) Ranorex
12 4 (2.80%) Rational Functional Tester
12 4 (2.80%) SoapUI
General
1 16 (11.19%) Finance
2 11 (7.69%) Advertising
3 6 (4.20%) Games
4 4 (2.80%) Banking
4 4 (2.80%) Retail
4 4 (2.80%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 44 (30.77%) Developer
2 33 (23.08%) Software Engineer
3 31 (21.68%) Linux Engineer
4 26 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 26 (18.18%) Tester
5 25 (17.48%) Java Engineer
5 25 (17.48%) Java Software Engineer
6 24 (16.78%) Automation Tester
7 23 (16.08%) Web Tester
8 22 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
9 21 (14.69%) Agile Tester
9 21 (14.69%) C++ Software Engineer
9 21 (14.69%) Security Engineer
9 21 (14.69%) Unix Engineer
9 21 (14.69%) Unix Linux Engineer
9 21 (14.69%) Unix Security Engineer
9 21 (14.69%) Web Automation Tester
9 21 (14.69%) Web Engineer
10 17 (11.89%) Java Automation Tester
10 17 (11.89%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (20.28%) .NET
1 29 (20.28%) HTML
2 25 (17.48%) CSS
2 25 (17.48%) RESTful
3 22 (15.38%) Gherkin
3 22 (15.38%) Web Services
4 16 (11.19%) Ajax
5 15 (10.49%) ASP.NET
5 15 (10.49%) WCF
6 14 (9.79%) .NET Framework
6 14 (9.79%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (9.79%) JSON
6 14 (9.79%) Node.js
7 11 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 11 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
7 11 (7.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 11 (7.69%) Code First Entity Framework
7 11 (7.69%) Entity Framework
7 11 (7.69%) STL
8 8 (5.59%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (19.58%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (10.49%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.80%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 68 (47.55%) Linux
2 50 (34.97%) Windows
3 39 (27.27%) Unix
4 13 (9.09%) Ubuntu
5 10 (6.99%) Debian
5 10 (6.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.10%) CentOS
7 1 (0.70%) Android
7 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (85.31%) TDD
3 92 (64.34%) Scrum
4 59 (41.26%) Data Loss Prevention
5 44 (30.77%) OOP
6 41 (28.67%) Continuous Integration
7 38 (26.57%) Software Engineering
8 33 (23.08%) OO
9 32 (22.38%) Configuration Management
9 32 (22.38%) SDLC
10 31 (21.68%) Automation Testing
11 27 (18.88%) DevOps
12 25 (17.48%) Multithreading
13 24 (16.78%) Open Source
14 23 (16.08%) High Availability
14 23 (16.08%) Low Latency
15 21 (14.69%) Test Strategy
16 20 (13.99%) Mentoring
17 16 (11.19%) MVC
17 16 (11.19%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 102 (71.33%) Java
2 42 (29.37%) Bash Shell
2 42 (29.37%) C++
3 36 (25.17%) C#
4 32 (22.38%) Ruby
5 30 (20.98%) JavaScript
6 23 (16.08%) C
7 22 (15.38%) Python
8 21 (14.69%) SQL
9 19 (13.29%) Perl
10 15 (10.49%) T-SQL
11 13 (9.09%) Groovy
12 12 (8.39%) PL/SQL
13 9 (6.29%) PHP
14 5 (3.50%) Shell Script
15 4 (2.80%) PowerShell
16 3 (2.10%) Jython
Qualifications
1 17 (11.89%) Degree
2 4 (2.80%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.10%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.10%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.89%) QA
2 3 (2.10%) SDET
System Software
1 32 (22.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (9.09%) VMware ESX
3 9 (6.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 23 (16.08%) yum
2 9 (6.29%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (6.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (22.38%) VMware
2 15 (10.49%) Microsoft
3 14 (9.79%) Atlassian
4 11 (7.69%) Facebook
5 10 (6.99%) Red Hat
6 9 (6.29%) Coverity
7 5 (3.50%) Adobe
8 4 (2.80%) HP
8 4 (2.80%) IBM
9 3 (2.10%) Talend
10 1 (0.70%) Capita
Reading, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Annual Bonus 10%, Full Company Pensi
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £33,000 per annum + Excellent Bens and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
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First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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Client Server
Salary: £25,000 to £40,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
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Client Server
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago