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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
England / South East
Rank 92 126 147
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +21
Permanent jobs citing BDD 467 503 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.11% 2.58% 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.63% 2.98% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 419 443 375
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
12872 16888 17407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.68% 86.57% 84.68%
Number of salaries quoted 10513 14243 13999
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +51 93 £47,500 -5.00% 11
Hampshire -23 83 £40,000 -20.00% 20
Surrey +37 69 £50,000 +11.11% 8
Buckinghamshire +33 69 £40,000 -5.88% 10
Kent +48 49 £45,000 - 7
Oxfordshire -6 43 £50,000 -13.79% 4
West Sussex +2 27 £45,000 +20.00% 6
East Sussex -1 20 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Middlesex - 14 £55,000 - 3
Sussex - 2 £58,750 -
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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.

1 830 (89.73%) Agile Software Development
2 829 (89.62%) TDD
3 548 (59.24%) C#
4 539 (58.27%) .NET
5 437 (47.24%) MVC
6 427 (46.16%) ASP.NET
7 406 (43.89%) SQL Server
8 379 (40.97%) ASP.NET MVC
9 320 (34.59%) RESTful
10 318 (34.38%) ASP.NET Web API
11 317 (34.27%) Scrum
12 310 (33.51%) JavaScript
13 287 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 269 (29.08%) Web Application Development
14 269 (29.08%) AngularJS
15 257 (27.78%) SQL Server 2014
16 238 (25.73%) HTML
17 227 (24.54%) Java
18 207 (22.38%) Git (software)
19 205 (22.16%) Continuous Integration
20 192 (20.76%) CSS
21 185 (20.00%) Ruby
22 184 (19.89%) WCF
23 182 (19.68%) NoSQL
24 176 (19.03%) Selenium
25 171 (18.49%) Node.js
26 164 (17.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 158 (17.08%) SQL
28 152 (16.43%) QA
29 149 (16.11%) KnockoutJS

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 39 (4.22%) Confluence
2 19 (2.05%) CMS
2 19 (2.05%) JBoss
3 17 (1.84%) IIS
3 17 (1.84%) WebLogic
4 13 (1.41%) SharePoint
4 13 (1.41%) Tomcat
5 9 (0.97%) Apache Spark
6 8 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (0.76%) WordPress
8 6 (0.65%) Apache
8 6 (0.65%) OpenStack
9 4 (0.43%) MQSeries
10 3 (0.32%) Alfresco
10 3 (0.32%) NServiceBus
10 3 (0.32%) Oracle Service Bus
10 3 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (0.32%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.22%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.22%) Jetty
Applications
1 71 (7.68%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.19%) MS Project
3 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (1.62%) Magento
2 4 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.43%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 86 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 84 (9.08%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (2.81%) SaaS
4 9 (0.97%) IaaS
4 9 (0.97%) PaaS
5 4 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.43%) Google Play
6 2 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.11%) GitHub
7 1 (0.11%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 61 (6.59%) Internet
2 25 (2.70%) SMTP
3 11 (1.19%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.32%) HTTP
5 1 (0.11%) DHCP
5 1 (0.11%) DNS
5 1 (0.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 406 (43.89%) SQL Server
2 257 (27.78%) SQL Server 2014
3 182 (19.68%) NoSQL
4 53 (5.73%) MongoDB
5 49 (5.30%) Big Data
6 28 (3.03%) MySQL
7 26 (2.81%) PostgreSQL
8 21 (2.27%) Hadoop
8 21 (2.27%) Relational Database
9 19 (2.05%) MariaDB
10 17 (1.84%) RDBMS
11 16 (1.73%) Redis
11 16 (1.73%) SQL Server 2008
12 12 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
13 9 (0.97%) Neo4j
13 9 (0.97%) Pentaho
14 8 (0.86%) Sqoop
15 7 (0.76%) Oracle Database
16 4 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 3 (0.32%) DB2
Development Applications
1 207 (22.38%) Git (software)
2 176 (19.03%) Selenium
3 97 (10.49%) Cucumber
4 93 (10.05%) Jenkins
5 83 (8.97%) JIRA
6 62 (6.70%) Visual Studio
7 49 (5.30%) SpecFlow
8 48 (5.19%) TeamCity
9 46 (4.97%) Team Foundation Server
9 46 (4.97%) WebDriver
10 41 (4.43%) NUnit
11 35 (3.78%) Subversion
12 30 (3.24%) Eclipse
12 30 (3.24%) SoapUI
13 28 (3.03%) JUnit
13 28 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
14 24 (2.59%) HP UFT
15 23 (2.49%) Maven
16 21 (2.27%) Rhino Mocks
17 19 (2.05%) Moq
General
1 82 (8.86%) Finance
2 45 (4.86%) Games
3 44 (4.76%) Advertising
4 34 (3.68%) Marketing
5 29 (3.14%) Electronics
6 21 (2.27%) Retail
7 17 (1.84%) Publishing
8 12 (1.30%) Back Office
9 9 (0.97%) Music Industry
10 7 (0.76%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.65%) Automotive
12 4 (0.43%) Telecoms
13 3 (0.32%) German Language
13 3 (0.32%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.22%) Legal
15 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 632 (68.32%) Developer
2 416 (44.97%) .NET Developer
3 130 (14.05%) C# Developer
4 112 (12.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 98 (10.59%) Analyst
6 82 (8.86%) Senior Developer
7 79 (8.54%) Test Analyst
8 68 (7.35%) Software Engineer
9 67 (7.24%) Java Developer
10 63 (6.81%) Test Engineer
11 62 (6.70%) Software Developer
12 60 (6.49%) Java Engineer
13 59 (6.38%) ASP.NET Developer
14 54 (5.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 50 (5.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 50 (5.41%) Senior .NET Developer
16 48 (5.19%) Automation Test Analyst
17 38 (4.11%) .NET Software Developer
18 37 (4.00%) Senior C# Developer
19 36 (3.89%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 539 (58.27%) .NET
2 427 (46.16%) ASP.NET
3 379 (40.97%) ASP.NET MVC
4 320 (34.59%) RESTful
5 318 (34.38%) ASP.NET Web API
6 287 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 269 (29.08%) AngularJS
8 238 (25.73%) HTML
9 192 (20.76%) CSS
10 184 (19.89%) WCF
11 171 (18.49%) Node.js
12 164 (17.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 149 (16.11%) KnockoutJS
14 145 (15.68%) .NET Framework
15 124 (13.41%) jQuery
16 119 (12.86%) Web Services
17 113 (12.22%) Entity Framework
18 95 (10.27%) HTML5
19 88 (9.51%) Code First Entity Framework
20 66 (7.14%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 52 (5.62%) Computer Science
2 31 (3.35%) Social Network
3 30 (3.24%) Enterprise Software
3 30 (3.24%) Mathematics
4 29 (3.14%) Tandem
5 27 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (1.84%) Physics
7 15 (1.62%) Inversion of Control
7 15 (1.62%) Mobile App
7 15 (1.62%) User Experience
8 11 (1.19%) Semantic Web
8 11 (1.19%) Streaming Music
9 10 (1.08%) Visualisation
10 9 (0.97%) BBC
10 9 (0.97%) Client/Server
10 9 (0.97%) Social Media
11 8 (0.86%) Data Integration
12 7 (0.76%) Digital TV
12 7 (0.76%) Informatics
12 7 (0.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 63 (6.81%) Linux
1 63 (6.81%) Windows
2 29 (3.14%) Unix
3 23 (2.49%) Android
4 20 (2.16%) Apple iOS
5 11 (1.19%) Ubuntu
5 11 (1.19%) Windows Server
6 9 (0.97%) CentOS
7 3 (0.32%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.22%) Debian
8 2 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.22%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 830 (89.73%) Agile Software Development
2 829 (89.62%) TDD
3 437 (47.24%) MVC
4 317 (34.27%) Scrum
5 269 (29.08%) Web Application Development
6 205 (22.16%) Continuous Integration
7 132 (14.27%) OO
7 132 (14.27%) SDLC
8 119 (12.86%) Software Engineering
9 73 (7.89%) Domain-Driven Design
10 72 (7.78%) Automation Testing
11 71 (7.68%) Mentoring
12 70 (7.57%) Web Development
13 69 (7.46%) Test Automation
14 68 (7.35%) DevOps
14 68 (7.35%) Unit Testing
15 67 (7.24%) Regression Testing
16 60 (6.49%) Software Testing
17 56 (6.05%) Continuous Delivery
18 51 (5.51%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 548 (59.24%) C#
2 310 (33.51%) JavaScript
3 227 (24.54%) Java
4 185 (20.00%) Ruby
5 158 (17.08%) SQL
6 58 (6.27%) Python
7 55 (5.95%) PHP
8 49 (5.30%) T-SQL
9 47 (5.08%) C++
10 36 (3.89%) VB.NET
11 28 (3.03%) VB
12 24 (2.59%) F#
12 24 (2.59%) PL/SQL
13 21 (2.27%) Scala
14 14 (1.51%) C
15 11 (1.19%) Bash Shell
16 10 (1.08%) Groovy
17 9 (0.97%) Jython
18 8 (0.86%) MATLAB
19 5 (0.54%) Perl
Qualifications
1 92 (9.95%) Degree
2 65 (7.03%) ISTQB
3 55 (5.95%) ISEB
4 39 (4.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 17 (1.84%) PhD
5 17 (1.84%) Security Cleared
6 11 (1.19%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.54%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (0.22%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.11%) MCAD
9 1 (0.11%) MCP
9 1 (0.11%) MCSD
9 1 (0.11%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 152 (16.43%) QA
2 13 (1.41%) ISO 9001
3 12 (1.30%) SDET
4 8 (0.86%) DICOM
4 8 (0.86%) ISO13485
5 5 (0.54%) ISO 14001
6 3 (0.32%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 21 (2.27%) Docker
2 14 (1.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.54%) Firmware
3 5 (0.54%) HDFS
4 4 (0.43%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.32%) vSphere
6 1 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.11%) iptables
Systems Management
1 18 (1.95%) Puppet
2 10 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (0.76%) yum
4 5 (0.54%) Ansible
5 2 (0.22%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.11%) Grafana
6 1 (0.11%) Kibana
6 1 (0.11%) logstash
6 1 (0.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 142 (15.35%) Microsoft
2 51 (5.51%) Facebook
3 40 (4.32%) Oracle
4 25 (2.70%) Google
5 16 (1.73%) Talend
5 16 (1.73%) VMware
6 11 (1.19%) Apple
7 9 (0.97%) Remedy
7 9 (0.97%) Sony
7 9 (0.97%) Yahoo!
8 8 (0.86%) Atlassian
9 7 (0.76%) HP
9 7 (0.76%) Intel
9 7 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.43%) AppDynamics
10 4 (0.43%) SAP
11 3 (0.32%) EPiServer
11 3 (0.32%) hybris
11 3 (0.32%) IBM
12 2 (0.22%) Zend
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Salary: 35-47k
Posted: 14 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: 40-50k
Posted: 14 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Surrey
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + 10% Bonus
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Chichester, West Sussex
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
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Sanderson
Salary: £49000 - £56000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
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Salary: Up to £63k plus bonus plus bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Berkshire
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
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Kidlington, Oxfordshire
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary + bonus and excellent benefits
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Slough, Berkshire
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Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Bicester, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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West Malling, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Maidstone, Kent
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Worthing, West Sussex
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Basingstoke, Hampshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Olney, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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