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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 86 125 131
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +6
Permanent jobs citing BDD 54 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.39% 0.63% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% 0.82% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 38 15 3
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £59,500
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
1853 1824 1619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.85% 77.12% 71.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1341 1264 1280
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 7 July 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Reading

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 7 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 73 (82.02%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (76.40%) TDD
3 64 (71.91%) C#
4 63 (70.79%) .NET
5 57 (64.04%) MVC
6 52 (58.43%) ASP.NET
7 51 (57.30%) ASP.NET MVC
8 48 (53.93%) SQL Server
9 43 (48.31%) Scrum
10 37 (41.57%) JavaScript
11 27 (30.34%) Web Application Development
11 27 (30.34%) AngularJS
11 27 (30.34%) ASP.NET Web API
12 25 (28.09%) RESTful
13 23 (25.84%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (25.84%) Java
13 23 (25.84%) jQuery
14 22 (24.72%) .NET Framework
14 22 (24.72%) Windows
15 21 (23.60%) SQL
15 21 (23.60%) Kanban
15 21 (23.60%) NoSQL
16 20 (22.47%) WCF
17 19 (21.35%) Ruby
17 19 (21.35%) VB.NET
18 16 (17.98%) Python
19 14 (15.73%) PHP
19 14 (15.73%) Selenium
19 14 (15.73%) Backbone.js
20 13 (14.61%) REST

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 13 (14.61%) IIS
1 13 (14.61%) Apache
2 6 (6.74%) Node.js
3 4 (4.49%) CMS
3 4 (4.49%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.25%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (4.49%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.37%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.25%) GitHub
4 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.37%) Internet
2 1 (1.12%) LTE
2 1 (1.12%) GSM
2 1 (1.12%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (53.93%) SQL Server
2 21 (23.60%) NoSQL
3 13 (14.61%) MySQL
3 13 (14.61%) MongoDB
4 11 (12.36%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (7.87%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.12%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.12%) Big Data
6 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (15.73%) Selenium
2 13 (14.61%) NUnit
3 11 (12.36%) Git (software)
3 11 (12.36%) SpecFlow
4 9 (10.11%) Cucumber
5 8 (8.99%) Rhino Mocks
5 8 (8.99%) Moq
6 6 (6.74%) Subversion
6 6 (6.74%) Visual Studio
7 5 (5.62%) JIRA
8 4 (4.49%) ReSharper
9 2 (2.25%) HP UFT
9 2 (2.25%) RSpec
9 2 (2.25%) JBehave
9 2 (2.25%) WebDriver
9 2 (2.25%) Ranorex
10 1 (1.12%) PHPUnit
10 1 (1.12%) Maven
10 1 (1.12%) Mocha
10 1 (1.12%) Hudson
General
1 12 (13.48%) Finance
1 12 (13.48%) Marketing
2 11 (12.36%) Legal
2 11 (12.36%) Manufacturing
2 11 (12.36%) Advertising
3 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (66.29%) Developer
2 38 (42.70%) .NET Developer
3 14 (15.73%) Senior Developer
4 11 (12.36%) Analyst
4 11 (12.36%) Software Developer
5 9 (10.11%) Business Analyst
6 8 (8.99%) Architect
6 8 (8.99%) Technical Architect
7 7 (7.87%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Junior Business Analyst
8 5 (5.62%) QA Tester
8 5 (5.62%) Senior QA Tester
8 5 (5.62%) Junior Analyst
8 5 (5.62%) Tester
8 5 (5.62%) Junior
8 5 (5.62%) Senior Tester
9 4 (4.49%) C# Developer
10 3 (3.37%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (3.37%) Test Leader
10 3 (3.37%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (70.79%) .NET
2 52 (58.43%) ASP.NET
3 51 (57.30%) ASP.NET MVC
4 27 (30.34%) AngularJS
4 27 (30.34%) ASP.NET Web API
5 25 (28.09%) RESTful
6 23 (25.84%) jQuery
7 22 (24.72%) .NET Framework
8 20 (22.47%) WCF
9 14 (15.73%) Backbone.js
10 13 (14.61%) REST
10 13 (14.61%) JSON
10 13 (14.61%) CodeIgniter
10 13 (14.61%) CakePHP
10 13 (14.61%) Ruby on Rails
10 13 (14.61%) Express
10 13 (14.61%) Ember.js
11 12 (13.48%) HTML
12 11 (12.36%) CSS
13 10 (11.24%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.36%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.99%) Streaming Music
3 2 (2.25%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.25%) Blog
3 2 (2.25%) Tandem
4 1 (1.12%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.12%) Social Media
4 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.12%) User Experience
4 1 (1.12%) W3C
4 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (24.72%) Windows
2 9 (10.11%) Linux
2 9 (10.11%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.12%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (82.02%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (76.40%) TDD
3 57 (64.04%) MVC
4 43 (48.31%) Scrum
5 27 (30.34%) Web Application Development
6 23 (25.84%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (23.60%) Kanban
8 12 (13.48%) Dependency Injection
9 11 (12.36%) Integration Testing
10 9 (10.11%) Business Analysis
10 9 (10.11%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (10.11%) PRINCE2
10 9 (10.11%) Mentoring
11 8 (8.99%) MVVM
11 8 (8.99%) OO
11 8 (8.99%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (8.99%) Software Engineering
12 7 (7.87%) Technical Architecture
12 7 (7.87%) Capacity Planning
12 7 (7.87%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 64 (71.91%) C#
2 37 (41.57%) JavaScript
3 23 (25.84%) Java
4 21 (23.60%) SQL
5 19 (21.35%) VB.NET
5 19 (21.35%) Ruby
6 16 (17.98%) Python
7 14 (15.73%) PHP
8 13 (14.61%) Objective-C
8 13 (14.61%) C++
9 11 (12.36%) C
10 6 (6.74%) VB
11 4 (4.49%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.12%) Perl
12 1 (1.12%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (13.48%) ISEB
2 3 (3.37%) ISTQB
2 3 (3.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.36%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (12.36%) Facebook
2 7 (7.87%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.49%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.25%) Splunk
4 2 (2.25%) HP
4 2 (2.25%) Capita
4 2 (2.25%) Cognos
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