The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank - 71 66
Permanent jobs citing BDD 0 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough - 0.16% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.19% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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 Slough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
548 535 502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 84.05% 83.99% 83.25%
Number of salaries quoted 461 414 429
Average salary £55,000 £49,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

BDD
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Slough region.

BDD Salary Trend in Slough

BDD
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Slough 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Confluence
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) GitHub
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 2 (100.00%) MVNO

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Slough 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 2 (100.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) MVNO
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL