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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 151 159 159
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs citing BDD 402 375 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.81% 1.70% 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 2.14% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 326 349 398
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
17738 17505 17910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.68% 79.33% 78.07%
Number of salaries quoted 14045 14120 15350
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 £62,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 28 November 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 28 November 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 +15 111 £45,000 -7.69% 16
Berkshire +21 90 £45,000 -18.18% 8
Surrey -14 70 £45,000 -10.00% 10
Oxfordshire +4 38 £50,000 +25.00% 5
East Sussex +2 28 £45,000 +9.75% 4
Kent -24 24 £40,500 -10.00% 5
West Sussex -5 23 £50,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire +10 20 £41,500 +7.09% 1
Middlesex +1 2 £70,750 +117.69%
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 764 (91.83%) Agile Software Development
2 755 (90.75%) TDD
3 490 (58.89%) C#
4 488 (58.65%) .NET
5 475 (57.09%) MVC
6 441 (53.00%) ASP.NET
7 412 (49.52%) SQL Server
8 397 (47.72%) ASP.NET MVC
9 334 (40.14%) JavaScript
10 327 (39.30%) Git (software)
11 322 (38.70%) HTML
12 318 (38.22%) Scrum
13 284 (34.13%) Continuous Integration
14 268 (32.21%) CSS
15 261 (31.37%) jQuery
16 239 (28.73%) Ruby
17 238 (28.61%) OO
18 213 (25.60%) Java
19 202 (24.28%) E-Commerce
20 188 (22.60%) WCF
21 187 (22.48%) .NET Framework
22 183 (22.00%) SQL
23 177 (21.27%) Web Application Development
24 168 (20.19%) Microsoft
25 167 (20.07%) NoSQL
26 166 (19.95%) Cucumber
27 159 (19.11%) Degree
28 158 (18.99%) JIRA
28 158 (18.99%) Selenium
29 157 (18.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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
1 131 (15.75%) Node.js
2 109 (13.10%) IIS
3 104 (12.50%) Confluence
4 56 (6.73%) Tomcat
5 51 (6.13%) Apache
6 38 (4.57%) Apache Solr
7 16 (1.92%) WebLogic
8 13 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
9 12 (1.44%) Drupal
10 8 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (0.72%) SharePoint
12 4 (0.48%) Lotus Domino
12 4 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (0.48%) Mule
12 4 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.48%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.48%) Oracle Service Bus
12 4 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 3 (0.36%) Jetty
Applications
1 136 (16.35%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.84%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.60%) MS Office
4 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 24 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 24 (2.88%) SaaS
2 15 (1.80%) GitHub
3 10 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.24%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 108 (12.98%) Internet
2 38 (4.57%) HTTP
3 4 (0.48%) Intranet
4 2 (0.24%) RFID
4 2 (0.24%) Wireless
4 2 (0.24%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.12%) DNS
5 1 (0.12%) GSM
5 1 (0.12%) UMTS
5 1 (0.12%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 412 (49.52%) SQL Server
2 167 (20.07%) NoSQL
3 116 (13.94%) RavenDB
4 60 (7.21%) MySQL
5 59 (7.09%) Big Data
6 53 (6.37%) MongoDB
7 48 (5.77%) Relational Database
8 33 (3.97%) RDBMS
9 29 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
10 28 (3.37%) SQL Server 2012
11 22 (2.64%) CouchDB
12 21 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
13 20 (2.40%) Apache Cassandra
14 17 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 12 (1.44%) Oracle Database
16 8 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
16 8 (0.96%) Redis
16 8 (0.96%) Hadoop
17 4 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
17 4 (0.48%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 327 (39.30%) Git (software)
2 166 (19.95%) Cucumber
3 158 (18.99%) Selenium
3 158 (18.99%) JIRA
4 150 (18.03%) NUnit
5 134 (16.11%) Rhino Mocks
5 134 (16.11%) Moq
6 111 (13.34%) TeamCity
7 105 (12.62%) ReSharper
8 99 (11.90%) WATIR
9 98 (11.78%) NCrunch
10 89 (10.70%) Jenkins
11 52 (6.25%) WebDriver
12 48 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
13 45 (5.41%) Mockito
14 39 (4.69%) Visual Studio
15 26 (3.13%) Subversion
16 24 (2.88%) PHPUnit
17 22 (2.64%) QuickTest Pro
18 18 (2.16%) Eclipse
General
1 120 (14.42%) Retail
2 87 (10.46%) Finance
3 78 (9.38%) Back Office
4 52 (6.25%) Games
5 51 (6.13%) Telecoms
6 39 (4.69%) Marketing
7 23 (2.76%) Publishing
7 23 (2.76%) Legal
8 13 (1.56%) Manufacturing
9 11 (1.32%) Advertising
9 11 (1.32%) Banking
10 9 (1.08%) Electronics
11 6 (0.72%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 545 (65.50%) Developer
2 321 (38.58%) .NET Developer
3 101 (12.14%) Senior Developer
4 74 (8.89%) C# Developer
5 69 (8.29%) Software Developer
6 59 (7.09%) Analyst
7 54 (6.49%) Java Developer
8 53 (6.37%) C# .NET Developer
9 47 (5.65%) Software Engineer
10 46 (5.53%) Agile .NET Developer
11 43 (5.17%) Junior
12 39 (4.69%) Junior Developer
13 38 (4.57%) QA Engineer
13 38 (4.57%) Consultant
14 37 (4.45%) Junior .NET Developer
15 36 (4.33%) Java Consultant
15 36 (4.33%) Senior Software Engineer
16 35 (4.21%) ASP.NET Developer
17 32 (3.85%) Architect
18 31 (3.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 488 (58.65%) .NET
2 441 (53.00%) ASP.NET
3 397 (47.72%) ASP.NET MVC
4 322 (38.70%) HTML
5 268 (32.21%) CSS
6 261 (31.37%) jQuery
7 188 (22.60%) WCF
8 187 (22.48%) .NET Framework
9 157 (18.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 155 (18.63%) ASP.NET Web API
11 141 (16.95%) NHibernate
12 140 (16.83%) RESTful
13 131 (15.75%) Web Services
14 113 (13.58%) Spring
15 111 (13.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 104 (12.50%) MSMQ
17 102 (12.26%) Dapper ORM
18 98 (11.78%) XML
19 97 (11.66%) Spring.NET
19 97 (11.66%) StructureMap
Miscellaneous
1 84 (10.10%) Open Source
2 81 (9.74%) Computer Science
3 58 (6.97%) Analytical Skills
4 45 (5.41%) Client/Server
5 41 (4.93%) iPad
6 40 (4.81%) User Experience
7 37 (4.45%) Mobile App
8 20 (2.40%) Blog
9 15 (1.80%) Management Information System
10 13 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
11 11 (1.32%) Social Media
11 11 (1.32%) Inversion of Control
11 11 (1.32%) Social Network
12 10 (1.20%) Xbox
13 9 (1.08%) DTV
14 8 (0.96%) GIS
15 7 (0.84%) N-Tier
16 6 (0.72%) BBC
16 6 (0.72%) Algorithms
17 4 (0.48%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 113 (13.58%) Linux
2 28 (3.37%) Windows
3 25 (3.00%) UNIX
4 12 (1.44%) Android
5 11 (1.32%) Apple iOS
6 7 (0.84%) Mac OS X
7 6 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.48%) CentOS
8 4 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.36%) Windows NT
10 2 (0.24%) Solaris
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 764 (91.83%) Agile Software Development
2 755 (90.75%) TDD
3 475 (57.09%) MVC
4 318 (38.22%) Scrum
5 284 (34.13%) Continuous Integration
6 238 (28.61%) OO
7 202 (24.28%) E-Commerce
8 177 (21.27%) Web Application Development
9 153 (18.39%) Software Engineering
10 138 (16.59%) Pair Programming
11 136 (16.35%) Business Intelligence
12 126 (15.14%) Refactoring
13 123 (14.78%) OOD
14 92 (11.06%) Mentoring
15 86 (10.34%) ERP
16 85 (10.22%) Continuous Improvement
16 85 (10.22%) Kanban
17 81 (9.74%) Unit Testing
18 73 (8.77%) SOA
19 63 (7.57%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 490 (58.89%) C#
2 334 (40.14%) JavaScript
3 239 (28.73%) Ruby
4 213 (25.60%) Java
5 183 (22.00%) SQL
6 113 (13.58%) VB.NET
7 87 (10.46%) PHP
8 45 (5.41%) Python
9 28 (3.37%) T-SQL
9 28 (3.37%) Perl
10 19 (2.28%) VB
11 11 (1.32%) VBScript
11 11 (1.32%) C++
12 10 (1.20%) PHP5
13 9 (1.08%) Scala
14 6 (0.72%) C
15 5 (0.60%) PL/SQL
15 5 (0.60%) VB6
15 5 (0.60%) Groovy
16 4 (0.48%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 159 (19.11%) Degree
2 39 (4.69%) ISEB
3 32 (3.85%) ISTQB
4 11 (1.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (1.08%) Security Cleared
6 7 (0.84%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.60%) CTC Cleared
8 4 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.24%) CSQA
10 1 (0.12%) MCTS
10 1 (0.12%) MCP
10 1 (0.12%) MCAD
10 1 (0.12%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (15.02%) QA
2 3 (0.36%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (0.48%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.36%) HDFS
3 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.12%) KVM
Systems Management
1 19 (2.28%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (1.68%) Puppet
3 2 (0.24%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.12%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 168 (20.19%) Microsoft
2 108 (12.98%) Endeca
3 97 (11.66%) RedPrairie
4 55 (6.61%) Oracle
5 53 (6.37%) SAP
6 39 (4.69%) hybris
7 28 (3.37%) Zend
8 14 (1.68%) Facebook
9 13 (1.56%) Apple
10 10 (1.20%) Google
11 7 (0.84%) Orchard
12 6 (0.72%) Sony
12 6 (0.72%) Yahoo!
13 5 (0.60%) Twitter
14 4 (0.48%) IBM
15 3 (0.36%) Telerik
16 2 (0.24%) AppDynamics
17 1 (0.12%) GigaSpaces
17 1 (0.12%) VMware
17 1 (0.12%) Remedy
Gatwick, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Gold Group
Salary: Market rates depending
Posted: 3 hours ago
Fordingbridge, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum excellent salary + training + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £Neg
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tadworth, Surrey
LEGAL AND GENERAL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dover, Kent
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Quindell Resourcing Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Quindell Resourcing
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum upto £65k plus bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + 29 days holiday + pension + share
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Annapurna
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Gold Group
Salary: Market rates depending
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago