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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 152 159 182
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +23
Permanent jobs citing BDD 399 404 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.90% 1.77% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 2.20% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 341 342 327
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
17386 18330 17148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 82.76% 80.24% 76.30%
Number of salaries quoted 13936 14541 14068
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 7 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the South East region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +8 116 £45,000 - 19
Berkshire +52 110 £50,000 -4.76% 20
Surrey +10 66 £50,000 +8.10% 11
Oxfordshire +14 46 £41,250 -8.33% 9
Kent -2 21 £40,000 - 3
Buckinghamshire -14 16 £47,500 +5.55% 6
East Sussex -34 13 £45,000 +12.50% 1
West Sussex +1 9 £52,500 +31.25% 2
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 737 (87.74%) TDD
2 726 (86.43%) Agile Software Development
3 510 (60.71%) C#
4 463 (55.12%) .NET
5 404 (48.10%) MVC
6 363 (43.21%) ASP.NET
7 353 (42.02%) SQL Server
8 316 (37.62%) JavaScript
9 315 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 297 (35.36%) Scrum
11 252 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
12 232 (27.62%) HTML
13 226 (26.90%) OO
14 225 (26.79%) CSS
15 216 (25.71%) SQL
16 205 (24.40%) Web Application Development
17 194 (23.10%) Ruby
18 188 (22.38%) jQuery
19 186 (22.14%) RESTful
20 179 (21.31%) Java
21 171 (20.36%) NoSQL
21 171 (20.36%) ASP.NET Web API
22 170 (20.24%) Node.js
22 170 (20.24%) Git (software)
23 165 (19.64%) Degree
24 159 (18.93%) AngularJS
25 158 (18.81%) WCF
26 148 (17.62%) Software Engineering
27 142 (16.90%) XML
28 140 (16.67%) Linux

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 170 (20.24%) Node.js
2 68 (8.10%) Apache
3 50 (5.95%) IIS
4 39 (4.64%) Confluence
5 26 (3.10%) Tomcat
6 12 (1.43%) CMS
7 11 (1.31%) nginx
8 9 (1.07%) JBoss
9 8 (0.95%) Apache Solr
9 8 (0.95%) Apache Pig
9 8 (0.95%) Apache Spark
10 7 (0.83%) WebLogic
10 7 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
11 5 (0.60%) Jetty
12 4 (0.48%) Drupal
12 4 (0.48%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.36%) Kentico
13 3 (0.36%) EPiServer CMS
13 3 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 50 (5.95%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.60%) MS Office
3 4 (0.48%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.36%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.36%) Mingle
5 2 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (1.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 37 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (3.10%) SaaS
3 22 (2.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (1.19%) GitHub
5 8 (0.95%) AWS OpsWorks
5 8 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (0.95%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 73 (8.69%) Internet
2 15 (1.79%) HTTP
3 11 (1.31%) DNS
3 11 (1.31%) DHCP
4 4 (0.48%) AMQP
5 2 (0.24%) GSM
5 2 (0.24%) UMTS
5 2 (0.24%) Wireless
5 2 (0.24%) LTE
6 1 (0.12%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 353 (42.02%) SQL Server
2 171 (20.36%) NoSQL
3 92 (10.95%) MongoDB
3 92 (10.95%) MySQL
4 46 (5.48%) Relational Database
5 29 (3.45%) Big Data
6 26 (3.10%) PostgreSQL
7 22 (2.62%) CouchDB
8 17 (2.02%) RavenDB
9 16 (1.90%) Hadoop
10 15 (1.79%) Redis
11 14 (1.67%) OLAP Cube
11 14 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 14 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 14 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
11 14 (1.67%) OLAP
11 14 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (1.31%) RDBMS
12 11 (1.31%) Oracle Database
12 11 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 170 (20.24%) Git (software)
2 131 (15.60%) Selenium
3 89 (10.60%) Jenkins
4 77 (9.17%) JIRA
5 67 (7.98%) NUnit
6 65 (7.74%) Cucumber
7 55 (6.55%) Subversion
8 47 (5.60%) PHPUnit
8 47 (5.60%) SpecFlow
9 44 (5.24%) Team Foundation Server
9 44 (5.24%) Visual Studio
10 42 (5.00%) WebDriver
11 35 (4.17%) HP UFT
12 31 (3.69%) Rhino Mocks
12 31 (3.69%) Moq
13 28 (3.33%) Maven
14 23 (2.74%) Eclipse
15 22 (2.62%) Behat
16 19 (2.26%) JUnit
17 13 (1.55%) ReSharper
General
1 116 (13.81%) Finance
2 73 (8.69%) Marketing
3 63 (7.50%) Retail
4 43 (5.12%) Manufacturing
5 41 (4.88%) Advertising
6 35 (4.17%) Telecoms
7 34 (4.05%) Games
8 18 (2.14%) Electronics
9 11 (1.31%) Legal
10 8 (0.95%) Back Office
11 7 (0.83%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.60%) Automotive
13 2 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.12%) Publishing
14 1 (0.12%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 607 (72.26%) Developer
2 284 (33.81%) .NET Developer
3 129 (15.36%) Senior Developer
4 102 (12.14%) Analyst
5 84 (10.00%) C# Developer
6 78 (9.29%) Java Developer
7 68 (8.10%) Software Developer
8 61 (7.26%) Business Analyst
9 58 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
10 55 (6.55%) Web Developer
11 44 (5.24%) Software Engineer
12 40 (4.76%) Junior
13 37 (4.40%) Test Analyst
14 36 (4.29%) PHP Developer
15 34 (4.05%) Junior Developer
15 34 (4.05%) Senior C# Developer
16 30 (3.57%) Agile Business Analyst
17 29 (3.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 28 (3.33%) Tester
19 24 (2.86%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 463 (55.12%) .NET
2 363 (43.21%) ASP.NET
3 315 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 232 (27.62%) HTML
5 225 (26.79%) CSS
6 188 (22.38%) jQuery
7 186 (22.14%) RESTful
8 171 (20.36%) ASP.NET Web API
9 159 (18.93%) AngularJS
10 158 (18.81%) WCF
11 142 (16.90%) XML
12 120 (14.29%) .NET Framework
13 117 (13.93%) Web Services
14 82 (9.76%) Spring
15 81 (9.64%) HTML5
16 61 (7.26%) CSS3
17 55 (6.55%) Ajax
18 51 (6.07%) KnockoutJS
18 51 (6.07%) Gherkin
19 50 (5.95%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 86 (10.24%) Computer Science
2 77 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
3 55 (6.55%) Mobile App
4 30 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
5 27 (3.21%) User Experience
6 24 (2.86%) Social Media
7 23 (2.74%) N-Tier
8 19 (2.26%) Streaming Music
8 19 (2.26%) Tandem
9 17 (2.02%) BBC
10 16 (1.90%) DTV
11 14 (1.67%) Inversion of Control
12 12 (1.43%) Kindle
13 11 (1.31%) Blog
14 10 (1.19%) Web 2.0
15 9 (1.07%) Client/Server
15 9 (1.07%) Data Integration
15 9 (1.07%) iPad
16 8 (0.95%) Xbox
17 7 (0.83%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 140 (16.67%) Linux
2 77 (9.17%) Windows
3 60 (7.14%) UNIX
4 12 (1.43%) Windows 7
5 11 (1.31%) Mac OS X
6 4 (0.48%) Android
6 4 (0.48%) CentOS
6 4 (0.48%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.24%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 737 (87.74%) TDD
2 726 (86.43%) Agile Software Development
3 404 (48.10%) MVC
4 297 (35.36%) Scrum
5 252 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
6 226 (26.90%) OO
7 205 (24.40%) Web Application Development
8 148 (17.62%) Software Engineering
9 131 (15.60%) Unit Testing
10 88 (10.48%) Kanban
11 79 (9.40%) Open Source
12 73 (8.69%) Test Automation
13 71 (8.45%) Automated Testing
14 58 (6.90%) Dependency Injection
15 55 (6.55%) Business Analysis
16 54 (6.43%) Continuous Delivery
17 52 (6.19%) Mentoring
17 52 (6.19%) Web Development
18 48 (5.71%) Refactoring
19 47 (5.60%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 510 (60.71%) C#
2 316 (37.62%) JavaScript
3 216 (25.71%) SQL
4 194 (23.10%) Ruby
5 179 (21.31%) Java
6 130 (15.48%) Python
7 128 (15.24%) PHP
8 62 (7.38%) C++
9 47 (5.60%) Perl
10 38 (4.52%) T-SQL
11 35 (4.17%) VB.NET
12 32 (3.81%) C
13 28 (3.33%) VB
14 22 (2.62%) PL/SQL
14 22 (2.62%) Objective-C
15 13 (1.55%) PowerShell
16 12 (1.43%) MATLAB
17 11 (1.31%) Scala
18 10 (1.19%) F#
19 9 (1.07%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 165 (19.64%) Degree
2 64 (7.62%) ISEB
3 25 (2.98%) ISTQB
4 13 (1.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (0.83%) Security Cleared
7 4 (0.48%) MCPD
7 4 (0.48%) MCP
7 4 (0.48%) HND
8 3 (0.36%) MCSE
8 3 (0.36%) MCSD
8 3 (0.36%) MCTS
9 2 (0.24%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.12%) CSQA
10 1 (0.12%) PMP
10 1 (0.12%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (13.10%) QA
2 14 (1.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (1.31%) iptables
3 8 (0.95%) HDFS
4 2 (0.24%) Oracle Clusterware
4 2 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.24%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.24%) KVM
4 2 (0.24%) Docker
Systems Management
1 50 (5.95%) Opscode Chef
2 35 (4.17%) Puppet
3 5 (0.60%) Ansible
4 3 (0.36%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 2 (0.24%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.24%) Capistrano
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.24%) logstash
5 2 (0.24%) Salt
5 2 (0.24%) StatsD
Vendors
1 132 (15.71%) Microsoft
2 57 (6.79%) Facebook
3 40 (4.76%) Zend
4 39 (4.64%) Oracle
5 32 (3.81%) SAP
6 31 (3.69%) Atlassian
7 29 (3.45%) Google
8 19 (2.26%) Apple
9 17 (2.02%) Sony
9 17 (2.02%) Yahoo!
10 15 (1.79%) VMware
11 14 (1.67%) IBM
12 13 (1.55%) Twitter
13 10 (1.19%) hybris
13 10 (1.19%) Thunderhead
13 10 (1.19%) CODA
13 10 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
14 8 (0.95%) Sitecore
15 7 (0.83%) EPiServer
16 6 (0.71%) Endeca
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Surrey
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Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bens
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sevenoaks, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 43-47k
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £30k to £35k + bonus + benefits
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