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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 82 124 135
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +11
Permanent jobs citing BDD 54 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.44% 0.80% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.00% 1.05% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 37 19 4
Average salary £42,500 £60,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% +41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £85,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
1798 1810 1651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.14% 76.27% 72.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1329 1225 1279
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Reading

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 64 (79.01%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (75.31%) TDD
2 61 (75.31%) C#
3 59 (72.84%) .NET
4 53 (65.43%) MVC
5 49 (60.49%) ASP.NET
6 48 (59.26%) ASP.NET MVC
7 45 (55.56%) SQL Server
8 37 (45.68%) Scrum
9 33 (40.74%) JavaScript
10 27 (33.33%) Web Application Development
10 27 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
11 26 (32.10%) RESTful
11 26 (32.10%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (28.40%) NoSQL
13 22 (27.16%) AngularJS
13 22 (27.16%) Ruby
13 22 (27.16%) VB.NET
14 21 (25.93%) SQL
14 21 (25.93%) Java
15 20 (24.69%) Windows
15 20 (24.69%) jQuery
15 20 (24.69%) .NET Framework
16 17 (20.99%) Python
17 15 (18.52%) PHP
17 15 (18.52%) Marketing
17 15 (18.52%) WCF
17 15 (18.52%) Backbone.js
17 15 (18.52%) Kanban
17 15 (18.52%) Dependency Injection

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 14 (17.28%) IIS
1 14 (17.28%) Apache
2 8 (9.88%) Node.js
3 4 (4.94%) CMS
3 4 (4.94%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.23%) SaaS
2 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.70%) Internet
2 1 (1.23%) LTE
2 1 (1.23%) GSM
2 1 (1.23%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 23 (28.40%) NoSQL
3 14 (17.28%) MySQL
3 14 (17.28%) MongoDB
4 12 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (4.94%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.23%) Big Data
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (17.28%) Selenium
2 13 (16.05%) Git (software)
3 11 (13.58%) SpecFlow
4 10 (12.35%) NUnit
5 9 (11.11%) Cucumber
6 5 (6.17%) JIRA
6 5 (6.17%) Rhino Mocks
6 5 (6.17%) Moq
6 5 (6.17%) Visual Studio
7 4 (4.94%) Subversion
8 2 (2.47%) HP UFT
8 2 (2.47%) RSpec
8 2 (2.47%) JBehave
8 2 (2.47%) WebDriver
8 2 (2.47%) ReSharper
8 2 (2.47%) Ranorex
9 1 (1.23%) Mocha
9 1 (1.23%) Hudson
9 1 (1.23%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.23%) Behat
General
1 15 (18.52%) Marketing
2 14 (17.28%) Advertising
3 12 (14.81%) Legal
3 12 (14.81%) Manufacturing
4 11 (13.58%) Finance
5 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (69.14%) Developer
2 36 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 12 (14.81%) Senior Developer
3 12 (14.81%) Software Developer
4 10 (12.35%) Analyst
5 8 (9.88%) Business Analyst
5 8 (9.88%) Senior Software Developer
6 5 (6.17%) Junior Business Analyst
6 5 (6.17%) QA Tester
6 5 (6.17%) Senior QA Tester
6 5 (6.17%) Junior Analyst
6 5 (6.17%) Tester
6 5 (6.17%) Junior
6 5 (6.17%) Senior Tester
7 4 (4.94%) C# Developer
7 4 (4.94%) Architect
7 4 (4.94%) Technical Architect
8 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (3.70%) Test Leader
9 2 (2.47%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (72.84%) .NET
2 49 (60.49%) ASP.NET
3 48 (59.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 27 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 26 (32.10%) RESTful
6 22 (27.16%) AngularJS
7 20 (24.69%) jQuery
7 20 (24.69%) .NET Framework
8 15 (18.52%) WCF
8 15 (18.52%) Backbone.js
9 14 (17.28%) REST
9 14 (17.28%) JSON
9 14 (17.28%) CodeIgniter
9 14 (17.28%) CakePHP
9 14 (17.28%) Ruby on Rails
9 14 (17.28%) Express
9 14 (17.28%) Ember.js
10 11 (13.58%) HTML
11 10 (12.35%) CSS
12 7 (8.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.17%) Streaming Music
3 2 (2.47%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.47%) Blog
4 1 (1.23%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.23%) Social Media
4 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.23%) User Experience
4 1 (1.23%) W3C
4 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (24.69%) Windows
2 10 (12.35%) Linux
2 10 (12.35%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (79.01%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (75.31%) TDD
3 53 (65.43%) MVC
4 37 (45.68%) Scrum
5 27 (33.33%) Web Application Development
6 26 (32.10%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (18.52%) Kanban
7 15 (18.52%) Dependency Injection
8 11 (13.58%) Integration Testing
9 10 (12.35%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (9.88%) PRINCE2
10 8 (9.88%) OO
10 8 (9.88%) Business Analysis
10 8 (9.88%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (7.41%) Automated Testing
11 6 (7.41%) Performance Testing
11 6 (7.41%) Mentoring
11 6 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
12 5 (6.17%) MVVM
12 5 (6.17%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (75.31%) C#
2 33 (40.74%) JavaScript
3 22 (27.16%) VB.NET
3 22 (27.16%) Ruby
4 21 (25.93%) SQL
4 21 (25.93%) Java
5 17 (20.99%) Python
6 15 (18.52%) PHP
7 14 (17.28%) Objective-C
7 14 (17.28%) C++
8 12 (14.81%) C
9 8 (9.88%) VB
10 4 (4.94%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.23%) Perl
11 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (13.58%) ISEB
2 3 (3.70%) ISTQB
2 3 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.58%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (17.28%) Facebook
2 5 (6.17%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.94%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.47%) Splunk
4 2 (2.47%) HP
4 2 (2.47%) Capita
4 2 (2.47%) Cognos
Reading, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago