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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 99 136 147
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +11
Permanent jobs citing BDD 538 487 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.06% 2.34% 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.55% 2.74% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 493 433 294
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
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
15147 17788 18110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 86.23% 85.40% 83.61%
Number of salaries quoted 12574 14781 13992
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +53 140 £45,000 -10.00% 13
Surrey +57 112 £50,000 -4.76% 6
Hampshire -9 75 £45,500 +7.05% 20
Buckinghamshire +21 74 £40,000 +6.66% 9
Oxfordshire -14 46 £47,500 +5.55% 5
West Sussex +21 36 £40,000 -23.80% 3
Kent -10 32 £45,000 - 4
East Sussex +6 23 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Home Counties - 1 £72,500 -
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 952 (88.15%) TDD
2 951 (88.06%) Agile Software Development
3 590 (54.63%) C#
4 536 (49.63%) .NET
5 486 (45.00%) MVC
6 446 (41.30%) Scrum
7 442 (40.93%) ASP.NET
8 424 (39.26%) SQL Server
9 418 (38.70%) ASP.NET MVC
10 359 (33.24%) RESTful
11 319 (29.54%) ASP.NET Web API
12 316 (29.26%) Java
13 312 (28.89%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 306 (28.33%) Web Application Development
15 302 (27.96%) JavaScript
16 295 (27.31%) SQL Server 2014
17 277 (25.65%) Git (software)
18 275 (25.46%) AngularJS
19 256 (23.70%) HTML
20 253 (23.43%) Continuous Integration
21 228 (21.11%) SQL
22 226 (20.93%) Selenium
23 225 (20.83%) Ruby
24 219 (20.28%) CSS
25 201 (18.61%) Node.js
26 198 (18.33%) NoSQL
26 198 (18.33%) WCF
27 188 (17.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
28 179 (16.57%) QA
29 174 (16.11%) Software Engineering

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 48 (4.44%) Confluence
2 40 (3.70%) IIS
3 23 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
4 21 (1.94%) JBoss
5 17 (1.57%) NServiceBus
5 17 (1.57%) WebLogic
6 13 (1.20%) CMS
6 13 (1.20%) Tomcat
7 11 (1.02%) Apache
8 9 (0.83%) Apache Spark
9 7 (0.65%) Umbraco
10 5 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 4 (0.37%) ColdFusion
12 3 (0.28%) Alfresco
12 3 (0.28%) CICS
12 3 (0.28%) Jetty
12 3 (0.28%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.19%) Apache Pig
13 2 (0.19%) GlassFish
13 2 (0.19%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 54 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.37%) MS Office
3 2 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.28%) BASE24
2 3 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.19%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 80 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (6.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (3.24%) SaaS
4 10 (0.93%) IaaS
4 10 (0.93%) PaaS
5 9 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.37%) Google Play
7 3 (0.28%) GitHub
8 2 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 79 (7.31%) Internet
2 31 (2.87%) SMTP
3 5 (0.46%) HTTP
4 2 (0.19%) GSM
4 2 (0.19%) LTE
4 2 (0.19%) UMTS
5 1 (0.093%) AMQP
5 1 (0.093%) Firewall
5 1 (0.093%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 424 (39.26%) SQL Server
2 295 (27.31%) SQL Server 2014
3 198 (18.33%) NoSQL
4 68 (6.30%) MongoDB
4 68 (6.30%) MySQL
5 50 (4.63%) Big Data
6 49 (4.54%) Relational Database
7 31 (2.87%) RDBMS
8 30 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
9 27 (2.50%) Oracle Database
10 24 (2.22%) Redis
11 18 (1.67%) MariaDB
11 18 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
12 17 (1.57%) Oracle ODI
12 17 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
13 15 (1.39%) Hadoop
14 7 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 5 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
15 5 (0.46%) Sqoop
16 4 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 277 (25.65%) Git (software)
2 226 (20.93%) Selenium
3 151 (13.98%) Cucumber
4 145 (13.43%) Jenkins
4 145 (13.43%) JIRA
5 87 (8.06%) WebDriver
6 81 (7.50%) Subversion
7 74 (6.85%) NUnit
8 72 (6.67%) SoapUI
9 71 (6.57%) SpecFlow
10 62 (5.74%) JUnit
11 55 (5.09%) Visual Studio
12 52 (4.81%) Maven
13 49 (4.54%) TeamCity
14 48 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
15 46 (4.26%) Rhino Mocks
16 41 (3.80%) Moq
17 40 (3.70%) Eclipse
18 39 (3.61%) Ant
19 36 (3.33%) Hudson
General
1 141 (13.06%) Finance
2 58 (5.37%) Marketing
3 46 (4.26%) Games
4 42 (3.89%) Electronics
4 42 (3.89%) Retail
5 28 (2.59%) Publishing
6 27 (2.50%) Advertising
7 22 (2.04%) Telecoms
8 12 (1.11%) Financial Institution
8 12 (1.11%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.65%) Music Industry
10 6 (0.56%) Banking
11 5 (0.46%) Law
12 2 (0.19%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.093%) Back Office
13 1 (0.093%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 686 (63.52%) Developer
2 435 (40.28%) .NET Developer
3 168 (15.56%) C# Developer
4 139 (12.87%) C# .NET Developer
5 110 (10.19%) Analyst
6 104 (9.63%) Software Engineer
7 98 (9.07%) Senior Developer
8 83 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
8 83 (7.69%) Java Developer
9 80 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 76 (7.04%) Test Analyst
11 72 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 72 (6.67%) Java Engineer
12 68 (6.30%) Test Engineer
13 65 (6.02%) Software Developer
14 64 (5.93%) Tester
15 59 (5.46%) PHP Developer
15 59 (5.46%) Senior .NET Developer
16 58 (5.37%) .NET Software Developer
17 56 (5.19%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 536 (49.63%) .NET
2 442 (40.93%) ASP.NET
3 418 (38.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 359 (33.24%) RESTful
5 319 (29.54%) ASP.NET Web API
6 312 (28.89%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 275 (25.46%) AngularJS
8 256 (23.70%) HTML
9 219 (20.28%) CSS
10 201 (18.61%) Node.js
11 198 (18.33%) WCF
12 188 (17.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 151 (13.98%) .NET Framework
14 143 (13.24%) Web Services
15 138 (12.78%) KnockoutJS
16 125 (11.57%) jQuery
17 108 (10.00%) Spring
18 104 (9.63%) Entity Framework
18 104 (9.63%) HTML5
19 87 (8.06%) Code First Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 99 (9.17%) Computer Science
2 46 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
3 36 (3.33%) Tandem
4 34 (3.15%) Mathematics
5 26 (2.41%) Visualisation
6 23 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 21 (1.94%) Client/Server
9 18 (1.67%) Data Integration
9 18 (1.67%) Streaming Music
10 17 (1.57%) Mobile App
11 15 (1.39%) Physics
12 13 (1.20%) Social Network
13 12 (1.11%) Inversion of Control
13 12 (1.11%) iPad
14 11 (1.02%) User Experience
15 10 (0.93%) Clustering
16 9 (0.83%) iPhone
17 8 (0.74%) N-Tier
18 7 (0.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 164 (15.19%) Windows
2 112 (10.37%) Linux
3 54 (5.00%) Unix
4 29 (2.69%) Android
5 17 (1.57%) Apple iOS
6 13 (1.20%) Ubuntu
7 11 (1.02%) Windows 7
8 10 (0.93%) Debian
8 10 (0.93%) Mac OS
8 10 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (0.93%) Windows 8
9 9 (0.83%) Windows Phone
10 3 (0.28%) CentOS
11 2 (0.19%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 952 (88.15%) TDD
2 951 (88.06%) Agile Software Development
3 486 (45.00%) MVC
4 446 (41.30%) Scrum
5 306 (28.33%) Web Application Development
6 253 (23.43%) Continuous Integration
7 174 (16.11%) Software Engineering
8 129 (11.94%) SDLC
9 125 (11.57%) OO
10 110 (10.19%) Unit Testing
11 107 (9.91%) Regression Testing
12 99 (9.17%) Kanban
13 93 (8.61%) Automation Testing
14 81 (7.50%) Mentoring
15 80 (7.41%) Test Automation
16 76 (7.04%) Domain-Driven Design
17 74 (6.85%) Web Development
18 68 (6.30%) Test Scripting
19 67 (6.20%) OOP
20 60 (5.56%) Data Loss Prevention
Programming Languages
1 590 (54.63%) C#
2 316 (29.26%) Java
3 302 (27.96%) JavaScript
4 228 (21.11%) SQL
5 225 (20.83%) Ruby
6 91 (8.43%) PHP
7 82 (7.59%) C++
8 77 (7.13%) Python
9 52 (4.81%) T-SQL
10 49 (4.54%) C
11 46 (4.26%) Bash Shell
12 40 (3.70%) Groovy
12 40 (3.70%) VB.NET
13 39 (3.61%) F#
14 37 (3.43%) VB
15 27 (2.50%) Scala
16 26 (2.41%) MATLAB
17 23 (2.13%) Perl
18 15 (1.39%) PL/SQL
19 11 (1.02%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 125 (11.57%) Degree
2 93 (8.61%) ISEB
3 91 (8.43%) ISTQB
4 33 (3.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 17 (1.57%) Security Cleared
6 15 (1.39%) PhD
7 7 (0.65%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.28%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.28%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.19%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.093%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.093%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 179 (16.57%) QA
2 32 (2.96%) ISO 9001
3 26 (2.41%) DICOM
3 26 (2.41%) ISO13485
4 8 (0.74%) SDET
5 6 (0.56%) ISO 14001
6 4 (0.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (3.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (2.04%) Docker
3 13 (1.20%) VMware ESX
4 9 (0.83%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.56%) Firmware
5 6 (0.56%) HDFS
6 2 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.093%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (2.13%) yum
2 14 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (1.02%) Puppet
4 8 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.37%) logstash
6 3 (0.28%) Marathon
6 3 (0.28%) Mesos
6 3 (0.28%) StatsD
7 2 (0.19%) Ansible
8 1 (0.093%) Terraform
Vendors
1 156 (14.44%) Microsoft
2 56 (5.19%) Oracle
3 53 (4.91%) Atlassian
4 37 (3.43%) VMware
5 22 (2.04%) Facebook
6 19 (1.76%) Rally
7 18 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
8 17 (1.57%) CODA
8 17 (1.57%) Google
8 17 (1.57%) Thunderhead
9 13 (1.20%) HP
10 11 (1.02%) SAP
11 10 (0.93%) Red Hat
12 9 (0.83%) Coverity
13 6 (0.56%) Adobe
14 4 (0.37%) EPiServer
14 4 (0.37%) IBM
14 4 (0.37%) TOWER Software
15 3 (0.28%) Apple
15 3 (0.28%) webMethods
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Salary: Company Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: 25-50k
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Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Witney, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stansted, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
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Salary: 45-50k
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Salary: £45k plus bens
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Guildford, Surrey
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BUPA, Pension, Progression
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Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
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