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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 134 182 172
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -10
Permanent jobs citing BDD 447 299 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.04% 1.41% 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.55% 1.81% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 296 271 350
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
17518 16554 17757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.86% 78.16% 77.74%
Number of salaries quoted 13531 13520 15042
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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 +17 133 £45,000 -14.28% 16
Berkshire +44 85 £52,500 +40.00% 4
Surrey -5 65 £47,500 +5.55% 12
Oxfordshire +40 54 £50,000 +25.00% 2
East Sussex -9 46 £42,500 +3.65% 2
Buckinghamshire +25 31 £40,000 -
West Sussex -17 20 £40,000 -14.89% 2
Kent 0 14 £41,000 +2.50% 1
Sussex - 3 - -
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

1 812 (92.17%) TDD
2 768 (87.17%) Agile Software Development
3 529 (60.05%) .NET
4 521 (59.14%) C#
5 489 (55.51%) MVC
6 481 (54.60%) ASP.NET
7 425 (48.24%) SQL Server
8 412 (46.77%) ASP.NET MVC
9 346 (39.27%) Scrum
10 327 (37.12%) Git (software)
11 321 (36.44%) HTML
12 320 (36.32%) JavaScript
13 291 (33.03%) Continuous Integration
14 260 (29.51%) OO
15 248 (28.15%) CSS
16 225 (25.54%) jQuery
17 223 (25.31%) Ruby
18 209 (23.72%) Java
18 209 (23.72%) SQL
19 183 (20.77%) Degree
20 174 (19.75%) Web Application Development
21 167 (18.96%) Microsoft
22 166 (18.84%) E-Commerce
23 163 (18.50%) WCF
24 151 (17.14%) Software Engineering
25 149 (16.91%) .NET Framework
25 149 (16.91%) Cucumber
26 146 (16.57%) NoSQL
27 145 (16.46%) JIRA
28 142 (16.12%) ASP.NET Web API

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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
1 139 (15.78%) Node.js
2 104 (11.80%) IIS
3 97 (11.01%) Confluence
4 42 (4.77%) Apache
5 41 (4.65%) Tomcat
6 23 (2.61%) Apache Solr
7 14 (1.59%) WebLogic
8 13 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
9 9 (1.02%) CMS
10 8 (0.91%) Drupal
11 6 (0.68%) SharePoint
12 5 (0.57%) WebSphere
13 4 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.45%) Oracle Service Bus
13 4 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.45%) Mule
13 4 (0.45%) Jetty
13 4 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
14 3 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 114 (12.94%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.27%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.34%) MS Office
3 3 (0.34%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 19 (2.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.23%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.11%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 37 (4.20%) SaaS
2 13 (1.48%) GitHub
3 11 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.23%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.23%) Office 365
6 2 (0.23%) Google App Engine
6 2 (0.23%) Heroku
6 2 (0.23%) Force.com
7 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 128 (14.53%) Internet
2 24 (2.72%) HTTP
3 4 (0.45%) Intranet
4 2 (0.23%) DNS
4 2 (0.23%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.23%) GSM
4 2 (0.23%) UMTS
4 2 (0.23%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 425 (48.24%) SQL Server
2 146 (16.57%) NoSQL
3 99 (11.24%) SQL Server 2012
4 92 (10.44%) RavenDB
5 80 (9.08%) MySQL
6 71 (8.06%) Big Data
7 60 (6.81%) Relational Database
8 56 (6.36%) SQL Server 2008
9 34 (3.86%) RDBMS
10 32 (3.63%) MongoDB
11 25 (2.84%) SQL Server 2005
12 24 (2.72%) PostgreSQL
13 18 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 14 (1.59%) Oracle Database
14 14 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
15 7 (0.79%) Hadoop
15 7 (0.79%) Redis
16 4 (0.45%) MariaDB
16 4 (0.45%) Oracle ODI
16 4 (0.45%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 327 (37.12%) Git (software)
2 149 (16.91%) Cucumber
3 145 (16.46%) JIRA
4 139 (15.78%) Selenium
5 131 (14.87%) NUnit
6 125 (14.19%) Moq
7 119 (13.51%) Rhino Mocks
8 106 (12.03%) TeamCity
9 95 (10.78%) ReSharper
10 94 (10.67%) WATIR
11 92 (10.44%) NCrunch
12 83 (9.42%) Jenkins
13 50 (5.68%) Visual Studio
14 44 (4.99%) WebDriver
15 32 (3.63%) Mockito
16 31 (3.52%) Team Foundation Server
17 30 (3.41%) Maven
18 28 (3.18%) PHPUnit
19 26 (2.95%) QuickTest Pro
20 25 (2.84%) Subversion
General
1 114 (12.94%) Retail
2 89 (10.10%) Finance
3 74 (8.40%) Back Office
4 55 (6.24%) Marketing
5 51 (5.79%) Telecoms
6 42 (4.77%) Games
7 26 (2.95%) Manufacturing
8 24 (2.72%) Publishing
9 23 (2.61%) Legal
10 21 (2.38%) Advertising
11 19 (2.16%) Electronics
12 16 (1.82%) Banking
13 12 (1.36%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.23%) Music Industry
14 2 (0.23%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.11%) Law
15 1 (0.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 605 (68.67%) Developer
2 338 (38.37%) .NET Developer
3 129 (14.64%) Senior Developer
4 120 (13.62%) C# Developer
5 74 (8.40%) C# .NET Developer
6 69 (7.83%) Software Developer
7 63 (7.15%) Java Developer
8 59 (6.70%) Agile .NET Developer
9 56 (6.36%) Software Engineer
10 48 (5.45%) Analyst
11 47 (5.33%) Web Developer
12 41 (4.65%) QA Engineer
12 41 (4.65%) Senior C# Developer
13 39 (4.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 35 (3.97%) Senior .NET Developer
14 35 (3.97%) Test Analyst
15 33 (3.75%) Junior
16 32 (3.63%) Junior Developer
17 31 (3.52%) Front-End Developer
17 31 (3.52%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 529 (60.05%) .NET
2 481 (54.60%) ASP.NET
3 412 (46.77%) ASP.NET MVC
4 321 (36.44%) HTML
5 248 (28.15%) CSS
6 225 (25.54%) jQuery
7 163 (18.50%) WCF
8 149 (16.91%) .NET Framework
9 142 (16.12%) ASP.NET Web API
10 134 (15.21%) NHibernate
10 134 (15.21%) RESTful
11 128 (14.53%) Web Services
12 126 (14.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 113 (12.83%) Spring
14 109 (12.37%) XML
15 108 (12.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 100 (11.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 96 (10.90%) MSMQ
18 94 (10.67%) Dapper ORM
19 92 (10.44%) StructureMap
Miscellaneous
1 76 (8.63%) Computer Science
2 62 (7.04%) Open Source
3 51 (5.79%) Social Media
4 49 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 39 (4.43%) Mobile App
6 38 (4.31%) User Experience
7 31 (3.52%) Client/Server
8 24 (2.72%) Blog
9 21 (2.38%) iPad
10 20 (2.27%) N-Tier
11 19 (2.16%) DTV
12 18 (2.04%) Visualisation
12 18 (2.04%) BBC
13 17 (1.93%) Inversion of Control
14 15 (1.70%) Management Information System
15 13 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
16 10 (1.14%) Xbox
17 6 (0.68%) FMCG
17 6 (0.68%) Data Extraction
18 4 (0.45%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 114 (12.94%) Linux
2 33 (3.75%) Windows
3 28 (3.18%) Mac OS X
4 26 (2.95%) UNIX
5 22 (2.50%) Apple iOS
6 20 (2.27%) Android
7 7 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.57%) Windows NT
9 4 (0.45%) CentOS
9 4 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.23%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.23%) Solaris
10 2 (0.23%) Debian
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 812 (92.17%) TDD
2 768 (87.17%) Agile Software Development
3 489 (55.51%) MVC
4 346 (39.27%) Scrum
5 291 (33.03%) Continuous Integration
6 260 (29.51%) OO
7 174 (19.75%) Web Application Development
8 166 (18.84%) E-Commerce
9 151 (17.14%) Software Engineering
10 137 (15.55%) Business Intelligence
11 132 (14.98%) Pair Programming
12 117 (13.28%) OOD
13 107 (12.15%) Refactoring
14 98 (11.12%) Kanban
15 95 (10.78%) ERP
16 88 (9.99%) Continuous Improvement
17 75 (8.51%) Unit Testing
18 74 (8.40%) Test Automation
19 64 (7.26%) Mentoring
20 56 (6.36%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 521 (59.14%) C#
2 320 (36.32%) JavaScript
3 223 (25.31%) Ruby
4 209 (23.72%) Java
4 209 (23.72%) SQL
5 127 (14.42%) VB.NET
6 76 (8.63%) PHP
7 38 (4.31%) VB
8 36 (4.09%) Python
9 31 (3.52%) T-SQL
10 24 (2.72%) VBScript
11 23 (2.61%) Perl
12 17 (1.93%) C++
13 14 (1.59%) VB6
14 12 (1.36%) PHP5
15 10 (1.14%) PL/SQL
15 10 (1.14%) C
16 8 (0.91%) Groovy
17 7 (0.79%) Scala
18 6 (0.68%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 183 (20.77%) Degree
2 31 (3.52%) ISEB
3 27 (3.06%) ISTQB
4 9 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (0.79%) Security Cleared
6 5 (0.57%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.23%) MCTS
8 2 (0.23%) MCP
8 2 (0.23%) MCAD
8 2 (0.23%) MCSD
8 2 (0.23%) PhD
9 1 (0.11%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (13.85%) QA
2 2 (0.23%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (0.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.23%) HDFS
2 2 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.11%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.11%) KVM
Systems Management
1 15 (1.70%) Puppet
1 15 (1.70%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.23%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.11%) Nagios
3 1 (0.11%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 167 (18.96%) Microsoft
2 97 (11.01%) Endeca
3 92 (10.44%) RedPrairie
4 82 (9.31%) Oracle
5 47 (5.33%) SAP
6 31 (3.52%) Facebook
7 23 (2.61%) Apple
8 21 (2.38%) Zend
8 21 (2.38%) Google
9 20 (2.27%) hybris
10 18 (2.04%) Yahoo!
10 18 (2.04%) Sony
11 9 (1.02%) Twitter
12 7 (0.79%) Remedy
13 5 (0.57%) JBoss
13 5 (0.57%) IBM
13 5 (0.57%) Orchard
14 4 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
14 4 (0.45%) Telerik
15 3 (0.34%) VMware
Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + (Potentially higher)
Posted: 2 hours ago
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £26000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per day plus Flexible working hours
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: car, bonus, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Wiggle
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Staff Discounts
Posted: 12 days ago