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

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 76 96 133
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +37
Permanent jobs citing BDD 56 54 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.13% 2.35% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.55% 2.80% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 52 39 16
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -7.69%
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
1578 1927 1967
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 88.26% 84.04% 81.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1235 1396 1371
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £75,000
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 29 June 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Reading

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 84 (79.25%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (68.87%) Java
3 72 (67.92%) TDD
4 63 (59.43%) Linux
5 56 (52.83%) Scrum
6 45 (42.45%) Windows
7 42 (39.62%) OOP
7 42 (39.62%) Subversion
8 41 (38.68%) JIRA
9 40 (37.74%) Unix
10 39 (36.79%) Continuous Integration
11 35 (33.02%) JavaScript
12 34 (32.08%) C++
12 34 (32.08%) HTML
12 34 (32.08%) SQL
12 34 (32.08%) CSS
13 33 (31.13%) OO
13 33 (31.13%) Selenium
14 31 (29.25%) Test Automation
14 31 (29.25%) Bash Shell
14 31 (29.25%) Software Engineering
15 25 (23.58%) C#
16 22 (20.75%) Finance
16 22 (20.75%) Eclipse
17 21 (19.81%) Web Services
17 21 (19.81%) Git (software)
17 21 (19.81%) Multithreading
17 21 (19.81%) High Availability
17 21 (19.81%) Jenkins
17 21 (19.81%) Low Latency

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 13 (12.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (1.89%) Apache
Applications
1 20 (18.87%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.83%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.38%) SMTP
2 3 (2.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.15%) MySQL
2 6 (5.66%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.89%) Big Data
5 1 (0.94%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.94%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 42 (39.62%) Subversion
2 41 (38.68%) JIRA
3 33 (31.13%) Selenium
4 22 (20.75%) Eclipse
5 21 (19.81%) Git (software)
5 21 (19.81%) Jenkins
6 20 (18.87%) Cucumber
7 12 (11.32%) gulp
7 12 (11.32%) HP UFT
7 12 (11.32%) JBehave
7 12 (11.32%) Ranorex
7 12 (11.32%) RSpec
8 6 (5.66%) TeamCity
9 5 (4.72%) Ant
9 5 (4.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (4.72%) JUnit
9 5 (4.72%) Maven
9 5 (4.72%) Mockito
9 5 (4.72%) SonarQube
9 5 (4.72%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 22 (20.75%) Finance
2 13 (12.26%) Games
3 12 (11.32%) Banking
3 12 (11.32%) Retail
3 12 (11.32%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (27.36%) Software Engineer
2 26 (24.53%) Linux Engineer
3 25 (23.58%) Developer
4 24 (22.64%) C++ Software Engineer
5 23 (21.70%) Java Engineer
5 23 (21.70%) Java Software Engineer
6 21 (19.81%) Security Engineer
6 21 (19.81%) Unix Engineer
6 21 (19.81%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 21 (19.81%) Unix Security Engineer
6 21 (19.81%) Web Engineer
7 13 (12.26%) Automation Test Lead
8 11 (10.38%) C++ Team Leader
8 11 (10.38%) DevOps Engineer
8 11 (10.38%) Java Team Leader
8 11 (10.38%) Lead Software Engineer
8 11 (10.38%) Software Team Leader
8 11 (10.38%) Team Leader
8 11 (10.38%) Unix Team Leader
8 11 (10.38%) Web Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (32.08%) CSS
1 34 (32.08%) HTML
2 21 (19.81%) Web Services
3 18 (16.98%) Ajax
3 18 (16.98%) JSON
4 15 (14.15%) CSS3
4 15 (14.15%) HTML5
5 13 (12.26%) .NET
5 13 (12.26%) jQuery
5 13 (12.26%) RESTful
5 13 (12.26%) Sass
6 12 (11.32%) AngularJS
6 12 (11.32%) JSP
7 11 (10.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 11 (10.38%) Servlets
7 11 (10.38%) STL
8 6 (5.66%) Gherkin
9 3 (2.83%) .NET Framework
9 3 (2.83%) ASP.NET
9 3 (2.83%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.60%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.72%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.94%) Internet of Things
4 1 (0.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 63 (59.43%) Linux
2 45 (42.45%) Windows
3 40 (37.74%) Unix
4 5 (4.72%) Debian
4 5 (4.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (4.72%) Ubuntu
5 3 (2.83%) Android
5 3 (2.83%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.94%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (79.25%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (67.92%) TDD
3 56 (52.83%) Scrum
4 42 (39.62%) OOP
5 39 (36.79%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (31.13%) OO
7 31 (29.25%) Software Engineering
7 31 (29.25%) Test Automation
8 21 (19.81%) High Availability
8 21 (19.81%) Low Latency
8 21 (19.81%) Multithreading
9 17 (16.04%) Cross-Platform Development
9 17 (16.04%) Unit Testing
9 17 (16.04%) Web Testing
10 16 (15.09%) Configuration Management
11 15 (14.15%) DevOps
11 15 (14.15%) SDLC
12 13 (12.26%) API Testing
12 13 (12.26%) Mentoring
13 12 (11.32%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 73 (68.87%) Java
2 35 (33.02%) JavaScript
3 34 (32.08%) C++
3 34 (32.08%) SQL
4 31 (29.25%) Bash Shell
5 25 (23.58%) C#
6 11 (10.38%) C
6 11 (10.38%) Python
7 10 (9.43%) Perl
8 6 (5.66%) PHP
8 6 (5.66%) Ruby
8 6 (5.66%) T-SQL
9 5 (4.72%) Groovy
10 4 (3.77%) PL/SQL
10 4 (3.77%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.83%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.89%) Apex Code
12 2 (1.89%) Apple Swift
12 2 (1.89%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (9.43%) Degree
2 5 (4.72%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.89%) ISEB
3 2 (1.89%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.89%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.49%) QA
2 2 (1.89%) SDET
System Software
1 16 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.66%) VMware ESX
3 5 (4.72%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (10.38%) yum
2 5 (4.72%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (4.72%) Puppet
3 1 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (16.98%) Atlassian
2 16 (15.09%) VMware
3 13 (12.26%) Adobe
4 11 (10.38%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.72%) Coverity
5 5 (4.72%) HP
5 5 (4.72%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.77%) IBM
7 2 (1.89%) Capita
7 2 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.94%) Oracle
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