The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 109 140 138
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -2
Permanent jobs citing BDD 34 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.34% 0.19% 0.084%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 0.27% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 33 4 2
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -8.49%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1858 1463 1737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 73.21% 67.67% 72.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1352 1124 1474
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,050
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
BDD
Berkshire

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 16 April 2014.

BDD Salary Histogram in Reading

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 42 (60.87%) TDD
2 39 (56.52%) Scrum
3 38 (55.07%) C#
4 36 (52.17%) .NET
5 24 (34.78%) SQL Server
6 23 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 23 (33.33%) MVC
6 23 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (31.88%) RESTful
7 22 (31.88%) Internet
7 22 (31.88%) Web Application Development
7 22 (31.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 22 (31.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 22 (31.88%) ASP.NET Web API
8 18 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (23.19%) Selenium
10 15 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (21.74%) Microsoft
11 14 (20.29%) Git (software)
12 13 (18.84%) Kanban
12 13 (18.84%) WCF
12 13 (18.84%) Ruby
12 13 (18.84%) Migration
12 13 (18.84%) VB
12 13 (18.84%) VB.NET
12 13 (18.84%) Visual Studio
12 13 (18.84%) NoSQL
12 13 (18.84%) Node.js
13 11 (15.94%) PHP
13 11 (15.94%) LAMP

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 (18.84%) Node.js
2 5 (7.25%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.25%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (4.35%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.45%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (1.45%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.45%) Mule
4 1 (1.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (10.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) IaaS
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (31.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 22 (31.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (18.84%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.80%) Big Data
5 1 (1.45%) OLAP
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (23.19%) Selenium
2 14 (20.29%) Git (software)
3 13 (18.84%) Visual Studio
4 5 (7.25%) SpecFlow
4 5 (7.25%) EasyMock
5 4 (5.80%) Jenkins
5 4 (5.80%) Maven
5 4 (5.80%) JIRA
6 3 (4.35%) Subversion
6 3 (4.35%) Artifactory
7 2 (2.90%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.45%) Mockito
8 1 (1.45%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.45%) Hudson
8 1 (1.45%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.45%) FindBugs
8 1 (1.45%) FitNesse
8 1 (1.45%) Checkstyle
8 1 (1.45%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.45%) Ant
General
1 9 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (2.90%) Publishing
2 2 (2.90%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (40.58%) Developer
2 22 (31.88%) Analyst
2 22 (31.88%) .NET Developer
3 15 (21.74%) Test Analyst
4 13 (18.84%) Development Manager
5 7 (10.14%) Business Analyst
6 6 (8.70%) Automation Test Analyst
6 6 (8.70%) Automation Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Agile Business Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Architect
7 5 (7.25%) Java Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Lead Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Senior Test Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Lead Java Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Head of Development
10 2 (2.90%) Agile Test Analyst
10 2 (2.90%) Applications Architect
10 2 (2.90%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (2.90%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (52.17%) .NET
2 23 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 23 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 22 (31.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 22 (31.88%) ASP.NET Web API
3 22 (31.88%) RESTful
4 13 (18.84%) WCF
5 11 (15.94%) LAMP
6 4 (5.80%) Hibernate
6 4 (5.80%) Spring
6 4 (5.80%) .NET Framework
7 3 (4.35%) Struts
7 3 (4.35%) Vaadin
8 2 (2.90%) HTML
8 2 (2.90%) HTML5
8 2 (2.90%) CSS3
8 2 (2.90%) jQuery
8 2 (2.90%) CSS
9 1 (1.45%) JSP
9 1 (1.45%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.35%) W3C
3 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.90%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.45%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (60.87%) TDD
2 39 (56.52%) Scrum
3 23 (33.33%) MVC
4 22 (31.88%) Web Application Development
5 18 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (18.84%) Migration
7 13 (18.84%) Kanban
8 9 (13.04%) Test Automation
8 9 (13.04%) Dependency Injection
9 6 (8.70%) Automation Testing
10 5 (7.25%) Waterfall
10 5 (7.25%) UML
10 5 (7.25%) CRM
10 5 (7.25%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (7.25%) TOGAF
10 5 (7.25%) Enterprise Architecture
11 2 (2.90%) Resource Management
11 2 (2.90%) Manual Testing
11 2 (2.90%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (55.07%) C#
2 13 (18.84%) VB
2 13 (18.84%) VB.NET
2 13 (18.84%) Ruby
3 11 (15.94%) PHP
4 7 (10.14%) Java
5 2 (2.90%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.45%) SQL
6 1 (1.45%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 10 (14.49%) ISEB
2 7 (10.14%) Degree
3 4 (5.80%) MCP
3 4 (5.80%) MCAD
3 4 (5.80%) MCSD
3 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.80%) MCTS
3 4 (5.80%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.94%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle
2 1 (1.45%) JBoss
Reading, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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