The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 31 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 95 158 172
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +14
Permanent jobs citing BDD 574 401 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.11% 1.94% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.61% 2.26% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 551 350 304
Median salary £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
BDD
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
15905 17705 18897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 86.24% 85.44% 83.41%
Number of salaries quoted 13363 14402 14833
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

BDD
Salary Trend in the South East

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

BDD Salary Trend in the South East

BDD
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in the South East

BDD
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +30 148 £47,500 -5.00% 16
Hampshire -14 95 £42,500 -5.55% 15
Surrey +53 82 £42,500 -10.52% 6
Buckinghamshire +55 64 £40,000 - 6
West Sussex +47 62 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Oxfordshire -10 50 £47,500 - 4
East Sussex +25 38 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Kent +22 34 £47,500 +18.75% 4
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 South East region with a requirement for BDD.

1 924 (85.95%) Agile Software Development
1 924 (85.95%) TDD
2 566 (52.65%) C#
3 503 (46.79%) .NET
4 464 (43.16%) MVC
5 419 (38.98%) Scrum
6 411 (38.23%) ASP.NET
7 398 (37.02%) SQL Server
8 394 (36.65%) ASP.NET MVC
9 329 (30.60%) RESTful
10 316 (29.40%) Java
11 307 (28.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 304 (28.28%) ASP.NET Web API
13 300 (27.91%) JavaScript
14 299 (27.81%) Web Application Development
15 292 (27.16%) SQL Server 2014
16 285 (26.51%) Git (software)
17 277 (25.77%) Continuous Integration
18 266 (24.74%) AngularJS
19 254 (23.63%) HTML
20 243 (22.60%) SQL
21 230 (21.40%) CSS
22 220 (20.47%) Selenium
23 209 (19.44%) Ruby
24 206 (19.16%) Node.js
25 195 (18.14%) WCF
26 188 (17.49%) QA
27 187 (17.40%) NoSQL
28 185 (17.21%) Windows
29 183 (17.02%) Twitter Bootstrap

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 51 (4.74%) Confluence
2 36 (3.35%) IIS
3 21 (1.95%) Elasticsearch
3 21 (1.95%) WebLogic
4 20 (1.86%) JBoss
5 18 (1.67%) NServiceBus
6 14 (1.30%) Tomcat
7 12 (1.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 11 (1.02%) Apache
9 9 (0.84%) Apache Spark
9 9 (0.84%) CMS
10 8 (0.74%) Cloud Foundry
11 5 (0.47%) Drupal
11 5 (0.47%) Umbraco
12 4 (0.37%) CICS
12 4 (0.37%) GemFire
13 3 (0.28%) Apache Pig
13 3 (0.28%) ColdFusion
13 3 (0.28%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.19%) Jetty
Applications
1 54 (5.02%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.56%) MS Office
3 1 (0.093%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.37%) BASE24
3 3 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.28%) VisionPLUS
4 2 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 63 (5.86%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (4.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (3.16%) SaaS
4 13 (1.21%) GitHub
5 11 (1.02%) PaaS
6 8 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (0.65%) Google Compute Engine
8 3 (0.28%) IaaS
9 2 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.093%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 77 (7.16%) Internet
2 18 (1.67%) SMTP
3 8 (0.74%) GSM
3 8 (0.74%) LTE
3 8 (0.74%) UMTS
4 7 (0.65%) DNS
5 5 (0.47%) AMQP
6 3 (0.28%) HTTP
6 3 (0.28%) Intranet
7 2 (0.19%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 398 (37.02%) SQL Server
2 292 (27.16%) SQL Server 2014
3 187 (17.40%) NoSQL
4 88 (8.19%) MySQL
5 68 (6.33%) Big Data
6 53 (4.93%) MongoDB
7 52 (4.84%) Relational Database
8 32 (2.98%) Apache Cassandra
8 32 (2.98%) RDBMS
9 28 (2.60%) Oracle Database
10 19 (1.77%) Oracle ODI
11 18 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
12 16 (1.49%) Hadoop
12 16 (1.49%) Redis
13 15 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
14 12 (1.12%) MariaDB
15 9 (0.84%) HBase
16 7 (0.65%) Apache Hive
17 6 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
17 6 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 285 (26.51%) Git (software)
2 220 (20.47%) Selenium
3 171 (15.91%) JIRA
4 149 (13.86%) Jenkins
5 138 (12.84%) Cucumber
6 98 (9.12%) WebDriver
7 90 (8.37%) NUnit
8 85 (7.91%) Subversion
9 65 (6.05%) Maven
10 62 (5.77%) SoapUI
11 59 (5.49%) JUnit
12 58 (5.40%) SpecFlow
13 55 (5.12%) Rhino Mocks
14 45 (4.19%) TeamCity
15 41 (3.81%) Moq
16 38 (3.53%) Ant
16 38 (3.53%) Team Foundation Server
17 37 (3.44%) Eclipse
18 36 (3.35%) JMeter
19 35 (3.26%) Hudson
General
1 166 (15.44%) Finance
2 60 (5.58%) Marketing
3 49 (4.56%) Games
4 46 (4.28%) Retail
5 42 (3.91%) Telecoms
6 31 (2.88%) Electronics
7 28 (2.60%) Publishing
8 24 (2.23%) Banking
9 22 (2.05%) Advertising
10 19 (1.77%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.65%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.65%) Music Industry
12 6 (0.56%) Back Office
12 6 (0.56%) Law
13 4 (0.37%) Automotive
14 2 (0.19%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.093%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 663 (61.67%) Developer
2 408 (37.95%) .NET Developer
3 171 (15.91%) C# Developer
4 140 (13.02%) C# .NET Developer
5 118 (10.98%) Software Engineer
6 102 (9.49%) Senior Developer
7 96 (8.93%) Analyst
8 84 (7.81%) ASP.NET Developer
8 84 (7.81%) Java Developer
9 81 (7.53%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 81 (7.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 71 (6.60%) Java Engineer
11 70 (6.51%) Tester
12 68 (6.33%) PHP Developer
13 65 (6.05%) Test Engineer
14 60 (5.58%) Test Analyst
15 59 (5.49%) Automation Tester
16 56 (5.21%) JavaScript Developer
17 54 (5.02%) Agile Developer
18 52 (4.84%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 503 (46.79%) .NET
2 411 (38.23%) ASP.NET
3 394 (36.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 329 (30.60%) RESTful
5 307 (28.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 304 (28.28%) ASP.NET Web API
7 266 (24.74%) AngularJS
8 254 (23.63%) HTML
9 230 (21.40%) CSS
10 206 (19.16%) Node.js
11 195 (18.14%) WCF
12 183 (17.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 149 (13.86%) Web Services
14 137 (12.74%) KnockoutJS
15 135 (12.56%) .NET Framework
16 120 (11.16%) jQuery
17 98 (9.12%) Spring
18 90 (8.37%) Ajax
19 87 (8.09%) HTML5
20 86 (8.00%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 98 (9.12%) Computer Science
2 36 (3.35%) Tandem
3 29 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
4 26 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (2.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 22 (2.05%) Visualisation
7 20 (1.86%) Data Integration
8 19 (1.77%) Mathematics
9 18 (1.67%) Streaming Music
10 17 (1.58%) Client/Server
10 17 (1.58%) Management Information System
11 13 (1.21%) User Experience
12 12 (1.12%) Clustering
12 12 (1.12%) iPad
12 12 (1.12%) Mobile App
13 10 (0.93%) Replication
14 9 (0.84%) BBC
14 9 (0.84%) iPhone
14 9 (0.84%) N-Tier
14 9 (0.84%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 185 (17.21%) Windows
2 131 (12.19%) Linux
3 68 (6.33%) Unix
4 21 (1.95%) Android
5 15 (1.40%) Debian
6 12 (1.12%) Apple iOS
6 12 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (1.02%) Mac OS
7 11 (1.02%) Windows 7
8 10 (0.93%) Windows 8
9 9 (0.84%) Ubuntu
9 9 (0.84%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.19%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.093%) CentOS
11 1 (0.093%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 924 (85.95%) Agile Software Development
1 924 (85.95%) TDD
2 464 (43.16%) MVC
3 419 (38.98%) Scrum
4 299 (27.81%) Web Application Development
5 277 (25.77%) Continuous Integration
6 179 (16.65%) Software Engineering
7 129 (12.00%) OO
8 123 (11.44%) Unit Testing
9 114 (10.60%) Regression Testing
10 107 (9.95%) SDLC
11 104 (9.67%) Kanban
12 98 (9.12%) Test Automation
13 89 (8.28%) Mentoring
14 79 (7.35%) OOP
15 74 (6.88%) Web Development
16 73 (6.79%) User Stories
17 71 (6.60%) Automation Testing
18 68 (6.33%) Domain-Driven Design
19 63 (5.86%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 566 (52.65%) C#
2 316 (29.40%) Java
3 300 (27.91%) JavaScript
4 243 (22.60%) SQL
5 209 (19.44%) Ruby
6 110 (10.23%) PHP
7 78 (7.26%) C++
8 58 (5.40%) Python
9 47 (4.37%) T-SQL
10 45 (4.19%) Bash Shell
11 42 (3.91%) Groovy
12 40 (3.72%) C
13 35 (3.26%) VB.NET
14 33 (3.07%) VB
15 29 (2.70%) F#
16 25 (2.33%) Perl
17 22 (2.05%) MATLAB
18 20 (1.86%) Scala
19 19 (1.77%) Shell Script
20 13 (1.21%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 138 (12.84%) Degree
2 97 (9.02%) ISEB
3 93 (8.65%) ISTQB
4 23 (2.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 21 (1.95%) Security Cleared
6 6 (0.56%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.47%) PhD
8 3 (0.28%) ISEB Practitioner
8 3 (0.28%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.093%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 188 (17.49%) QA
2 23 (2.14%) ISO 9001
3 22 (2.05%) DICOM
3 22 (2.05%) ISO13485
4 6 (0.56%) SDET
4 6 (0.56%) SLA
5 5 (0.47%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.093%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.093%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.093%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (2.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (1.12%) Docker
3 10 (0.93%) VMware ESX
4 9 (0.84%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.65%) HDFS
6 5 (0.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.093%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 20 (1.86%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (1.67%) yum
3 15 (1.40%) Puppet
4 10 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (0.56%) logstash
6 5 (0.47%) Marathon
6 5 (0.47%) Mesos
6 5 (0.47%) StatsD
7 3 (0.28%) Ansible
7 3 (0.28%) CA Service Virtualization
8 1 (0.093%) SELinux
8 1 (0.093%) Terraform
Vendors
1 146 (13.58%) Microsoft
2 62 (5.77%) Atlassian
3 60 (5.58%) Oracle
4 32 (2.98%) VMware
5 27 (2.51%) Google
6 23 (2.14%) Rally
7 21 (1.95%) Salesforce.com
8 18 (1.67%) CODA
8 18 (1.67%) Thunderhead
9 17 (1.58%) Facebook
10 16 (1.49%) SAP
11 15 (1.40%) HP
12 12 (1.12%) Adobe
12 12 (1.12%) Red Hat
13 10 (0.93%) Apple
14 9 (0.84%) Coverity
14 9 (0.84%) Sony
14 9 (0.84%) Yahoo!
15 8 (0.74%) TOWER Software
16 5 (0.47%) MKS
Olney, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hove, East Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Networkers
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £33,000 per annum + Excellent Bens and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
East Grinstead, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Esher, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 35-40k
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 37 - 40k
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chatham, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stansted, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits (pro-rata)
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits (pro-rata)
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Flexible Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago