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

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 82 111 119
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +8
Permanent jobs citing BDD 45 38 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.60% 1.62% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.90% 1.93% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 37 31 26
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
1550 1967 1927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 89.44% 83.95% 81.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1242 1362 1358
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 May 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Reading

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 62 (74.70%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (60.24%) Java
3 48 (57.83%) Linux
3 48 (57.83%) TDD
4 37 (44.58%) OOP
4 37 (44.58%) SQL
5 35 (42.17%) Unix
5 35 (42.17%) Selenium
6 34 (40.96%) Test Automation
6 34 (40.96%) JavaScript
6 34 (40.96%) Scrum
7 33 (39.76%) HTML
7 33 (39.76%) CSS
8 32 (38.55%) Windows
9 31 (37.35%) Continuous Integration
10 29 (34.94%) C#
10 29 (34.94%) Software Engineering
11 27 (32.53%) Subversion
11 27 (32.53%) JIRA
12 24 (28.92%) OO
12 24 (28.92%) Finance
13 23 (27.71%) Web Services
14 22 (26.51%) MS Excel
14 22 (26.51%) C++
15 19 (22.89%) High Availability
15 19 (22.89%) Low Latency
15 19 (22.89%) Multithreading
15 19 (22.89%) Ajax
16 17 (20.48%) Cucumber
17 16 (19.28%) Git (software)

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 10 (12.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (1.20%) Node.js
Applications
1 22 (26.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.02%) SMTP
2 3 (3.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.07%) MySQL
2 7 (8.43%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.41%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.20%) Big Data
5 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 35 (42.17%) Selenium
2 27 (32.53%) JIRA
2 27 (32.53%) Subversion
3 17 (20.48%) Cucumber
4 16 (19.28%) Git (software)
5 14 (16.87%) HP UFT
5 14 (16.87%) JBehave
5 14 (16.87%) Ranorex
5 14 (16.87%) RSpec
6 13 (15.66%) Eclipse
7 11 (13.25%) Jenkins
8 9 (10.84%) gulp
9 5 (6.02%) SpecFlow
10 3 (3.61%) Visual Studio
10 3 (3.61%) WebDriver
11 2 (2.41%) eggPlant
11 2 (2.41%) JMeter
11 2 (2.41%) Rational Functional Tester
11 2 (2.41%) Xcode
12 1 (1.20%) Appium
General
1 24 (28.92%) Finance
2 14 (16.87%) Banking
2 14 (16.87%) Games
2 14 (16.87%) Retail
2 14 (16.87%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (32.53%) Software Engineer
2 22 (26.51%) C++ Software Engineer
2 22 (26.51%) Developer
3 21 (25.30%) Java Engineer
3 21 (25.30%) Java Software Engineer
4 19 (22.89%) Linux Engineer
4 19 (22.89%) Security Engineer
4 19 (22.89%) Unix Engineer
4 19 (22.89%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 19 (22.89%) Unix Security Engineer
4 19 (22.89%) Web Engineer
5 17 (20.48%) Automation Test Lead
6 10 (12.05%) C++ Team Leader
6 10 (12.05%) Java Team Leader
6 10 (12.05%) Lead Software Engineer
6 10 (12.05%) Software Team Leader
6 10 (12.05%) Team Leader
6 10 (12.05%) Unix Team Leader
6 10 (12.05%) Web Team Leader
7 9 (10.84%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (39.76%) CSS
1 33 (39.76%) HTML
2 23 (27.71%) Web Services
3 19 (22.89%) Ajax
4 13 (15.66%) .NET
5 12 (14.46%) CSS3
5 12 (14.46%) HTML5
6 11 (13.25%) jQuery
7 10 (12.05%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 10 (12.05%) JSON
7 10 (12.05%) RESTful
7 10 (12.05%) Sass
7 10 (12.05%) STL
8 9 (10.84%) AngularJS
8 9 (10.84%) JSP
9 8 (9.64%) Servlets
10 4 (4.82%) ASP.NET
11 3 (3.61%) .NET Framework
11 3 (3.61%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (3.61%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.43%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.20%) Internet of Things
3 1 (1.20%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 48 (57.83%) Linux
2 35 (42.17%) Unix
3 32 (38.55%) Windows
4 3 (3.61%) Android
4 3 (3.61%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.20%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (74.70%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (57.83%) TDD
3 37 (44.58%) OOP
4 34 (40.96%) Scrum
4 34 (40.96%) Test Automation
5 31 (37.35%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (34.94%) Software Engineering
7 24 (28.92%) OO
8 19 (22.89%) High Availability
8 19 (22.89%) Low Latency
8 19 (22.89%) Multithreading
9 16 (19.28%) Cross-Platform Development
9 16 (19.28%) Web Testing
10 15 (18.07%) API Testing
11 14 (16.87%) Logistics
12 9 (10.84%) Performance Testing
12 9 (10.84%) SDLC
12 9 (10.84%) Unit Testing
13 7 (8.43%) Mentoring
14 6 (7.23%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 50 (60.24%) Java
2 37 (44.58%) SQL
3 34 (40.96%) JavaScript
4 29 (34.94%) C#
5 22 (26.51%) C++
6 11 (13.25%) Bash Shell
7 5 (6.02%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.61%) PHP
8 3 (3.61%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.61%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.41%) Apex Code
9 2 (2.41%) Apple Swift
9 2 (2.41%) C
9 2 (2.41%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.20%) Python
10 1 (1.20%) Ruby
10 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (12.05%) Degree
2 3 (3.61%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.41%) ISEB
3 2 (2.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.02%) QA
2 2 (2.41%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (2.41%) VMware ESX
1 2 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) yum
2 1 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (13.25%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.05%) Adobe
2 10 (12.05%) Atlassian
3 3 (3.61%) HP
4 2 (2.41%) Capita
4 2 (2.41%) IBM
4 2 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.41%) VMware
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle
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