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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 145 187 178
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -9
Permanent jobs citing BDD 416 314 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.87% 1.44% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 1.90% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 297 291 335
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,200
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
17480 16569 17670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 78.50% 75.76% 75.92%
Number of salaries quoted 13534 13453 14952
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 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +15 116 £45,000 -10.00% 11
Berkshire +13 64 £55,000 +57.14% 11
East Sussex -14 54 £40,000 - 3
Oxfordshire +33 51 £50,000 +25.00% 11
Surrey -24 51 £52,500 +27.27% 9
Buckinghamshire +21 39 £40,000 - 5
West Sussex -12 22 £40,000 -5.88% 7
Kent +8 16 £41,000 +2.50% 1
Sussex - 3 - -
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 845 (91.85%) TDD
2 578 (62.83%) .NET
3 568 (61.74%) C#
4 522 (56.74%) MVC
5 516 (56.09%) ASP.NET
6 449 (48.80%) SQL Server
7 440 (47.83%) ASP.NET MVC
8 398 (43.26%) Scrum
9 397 (43.15%) Agile Software Development
10 309 (33.59%) JavaScript
11 308 (33.48%) HTML
12 298 (32.39%) Git (software)
13 268 (29.13%) Continuous Integration
14 258 (28.04%) OO
15 236 (25.65%) SQL
16 229 (24.89%) CSS
17 212 (23.04%) jQuery
18 208 (22.61%) Java
19 200 (21.74%) Ruby
20 198 (21.52%) Web Application Development
21 186 (20.22%) Degree
22 178 (19.35%) WCF
23 166 (18.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
24 163 (17.72%) Microsoft
25 154 (16.74%) ASP.NET Web API
26 147 (15.98%) Software Engineering
27 146 (15.87%) NoSQL
28 145 (15.76%) .NET Framework
29 144 (15.65%) Internet
30 141 (15.33%) Node.js

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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
1 141 (15.33%) Node.js
2 85 (9.24%) IIS
3 80 (8.70%) Confluence
4 40 (4.35%) Apache
5 33 (3.59%) Tomcat
6 18 (1.96%) Apache Solr
7 14 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
7 14 (1.52%) CMS
8 11 (1.20%) WebLogic
9 10 (1.09%) Drupal
10 6 (0.65%) SharePoint
11 5 (0.54%) Jetty
12 4 (0.43%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.33%) WebSphere Application Server
13 3 (0.33%) Oracle Service Bus
13 3 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 3 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.22%) Apache Pig
14 2 (0.22%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 97 (10.54%) MS Excel
2 21 (2.28%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.54%) Mingle
4 2 (0.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 22 (2.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.43%) assyst
2 4 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.22%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 41 (4.46%) SaaS
2 15 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (1.41%) GitHub
4 9 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.33%) Heroku
6 2 (0.22%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.22%) Office 365
6 2 (0.22%) Google App Engine
6 2 (0.22%) Force.com
7 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 144 (15.65%) Internet
2 21 (2.28%) HTTP
3 4 (0.43%) GSM
3 4 (0.43%) UMTS
4 3 (0.33%) Intranet
5 2 (0.22%) RFID
5 2 (0.22%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 449 (48.80%) SQL Server
2 146 (15.87%) NoSQL
3 135 (14.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 96 (10.43%) MySQL
5 79 (8.59%) Big Data
6 76 (8.26%) RavenDB
7 66 (7.17%) SQL Server 2008
8 54 (5.87%) Relational Database
9 33 (3.59%) SQL Server 2005
10 31 (3.37%) RDBMS
11 28 (3.04%) MongoDB
12 20 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 20 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (1.30%) Oracle Database
14 9 (0.98%) Hadoop
15 8 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
16 5 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 5 (0.54%) Redis
16 5 (0.54%) Azure SQL Database
16 5 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 298 (32.39%) Git (software)
2 123 (13.37%) Selenium
2 123 (13.37%) Cucumber
3 120 (13.04%) JIRA
4 119 (12.93%) NUnit
5 112 (12.17%) Moq
6 104 (11.30%) Rhino Mocks
7 89 (9.67%) TeamCity
8 78 (8.48%) ReSharper
8 78 (8.48%) WATIR
9 77 (8.37%) NCrunch
10 63 (6.85%) Jenkins
11 51 (5.54%) Visual Studio
12 43 (4.67%) WebDriver
13 38 (4.13%) Subversion
14 32 (3.48%) Maven
15 31 (3.37%) Mockito
15 31 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
16 26 (2.83%) QuickTest Pro
17 25 (2.72%) JMeter
General
1 99 (10.76%) Finance
2 96 (10.43%) Retail
3 58 (6.30%) Back Office
4 56 (6.09%) Telecoms
5 54 (5.87%) Marketing
6 46 (5.00%) Games
7 32 (3.48%) Publishing
8 29 (3.15%) Manufacturing
9 26 (2.83%) Banking
10 24 (2.61%) Advertising
11 22 (2.39%) Electronics
12 16 (1.74%) Legal
13 14 (1.52%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.33%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.33%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.11%) Automotive
16 1 (0.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 659 (71.63%) Developer
2 352 (38.26%) .NET Developer
3 145 (15.76%) Senior Developer
4 138 (15.00%) C# Developer
5 82 (8.91%) C# .NET Developer
6 75 (8.15%) Software Developer
7 73 (7.93%) Java Developer
8 68 (7.39%) Web Developer
9 67 (7.28%) Software Engineer
10 53 (5.76%) Agile .NET Developer
11 46 (5.00%) Analyst
12 44 (4.78%) Senior C# Developer
13 43 (4.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 40 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
15 36 (3.91%) QA Engineer
16 35 (3.80%) Senior Java Developer
17 34 (3.70%) Tester
18 33 (3.59%) ASP.NET Developer
19 31 (3.37%) Graduate
19 31 (3.37%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 578 (62.83%) .NET
2 516 (56.09%) ASP.NET
3 440 (47.83%) ASP.NET MVC
4 308 (33.48%) HTML
5 229 (24.89%) CSS
6 212 (23.04%) jQuery
7 178 (19.35%) WCF
8 166 (18.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 154 (16.74%) ASP.NET Web API
10 145 (15.76%) .NET Framework
11 140 (15.22%) RESTful
12 124 (13.48%) NHibernate
13 123 (13.37%) Web Services
14 117 (12.72%) XML
15 115 (12.50%) Spring
16 93 (10.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 87 (9.46%) HTML5
18 85 (9.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 84 (9.13%) J2EE
20 83 (9.02%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 78 (8.48%) Computer Science
2 59 (6.41%) Social Media
3 50 (5.43%) Open Source
4 37 (4.02%) Mobile App
5 27 (2.93%) Client/Server
6 26 (2.83%) Blog
7 24 (2.61%) BBC
8 23 (2.50%) Inversion of Control
9 22 (2.39%) DTV
10 21 (2.28%) N-Tier
10 21 (2.28%) Enterprise Software
11 19 (2.07%) Visualisation
12 17 (1.85%) iPad
13 12 (1.30%) Management Information System
13 12 (1.30%) Xbox
14 7 (0.76%) Digital Media
14 7 (0.76%) FMCG
15 6 (0.65%) Data Extraction
16 4 (0.43%) Mobile Banking
16 4 (0.43%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 103 (11.20%) Linux
2 40 (4.35%) Windows
3 26 (2.83%) Mac OS X
4 25 (2.72%) Android
4 25 (2.72%) Apple iOS
5 21 (2.28%) UNIX
6 7 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (0.54%) Windows NT
8 2 (0.22%) Solaris
8 2 (0.22%) Debian
8 2 (0.22%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.22%) CentOS
8 2 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 845 (91.85%) TDD
2 522 (56.74%) MVC
3 398 (43.26%) Scrum
4 397 (43.15%) Agile Software Development
5 268 (29.13%) Continuous Integration
6 258 (28.04%) OO
7 198 (21.52%) Web Application Development
8 147 (15.98%) Software Engineering
9 134 (14.57%) E-Commerce
10 129 (14.02%) Pair Programming
11 117 (12.72%) Business Intelligence
12 114 (12.39%) Kanban
13 86 (9.35%) OOD
14 84 (9.13%) ERP
15 83 (9.02%) Refactoring
16 77 (8.37%) Test Automation
17 73 (7.93%) Unit Testing
18 72 (7.83%) Continuous Improvement
19 70 (7.61%) Web Development
20 65 (7.07%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 568 (61.74%) C#
2 309 (33.59%) JavaScript
3 236 (25.65%) SQL
4 208 (22.61%) Java
5 200 (21.74%) Ruby
6 125 (13.59%) VB.NET
7 84 (9.13%) PHP
8 50 (5.43%) VB
9 32 (3.48%) T-SQL
10 27 (2.93%) Python
11 25 (2.72%) C++
12 24 (2.61%) VBScript
13 21 (2.28%) Perl
14 18 (1.96%) VB6
15 13 (1.41%) PHP5
16 12 (1.30%) PL/SQL
16 12 (1.30%) C
17 11 (1.20%) Groovy
18 8 (0.87%) Scala
19 6 (0.65%) XPath
Qualifications
1 186 (20.22%) Degree
2 31 (3.37%) ISEB
3 27 (2.93%) ISTQB
4 9 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (0.87%) MCTS
5 8 (0.87%) MCP
5 8 (0.87%) MCAD
5 8 (0.87%) MCSD
6 7 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (0.65%) Security Cleared
8 4 (0.43%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (11.96%) QA
2 2 (0.22%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (0.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.11%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.11%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (0.87%) Puppet
2 7 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.22%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.11%) Nagios
4 1 (0.11%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 163 (17.72%) Microsoft
2 93 (10.11%) Oracle
3 77 (8.37%) Endeca
4 76 (8.26%) RedPrairie
5 44 (4.78%) SAP
6 37 (4.02%) Facebook
7 27 (2.93%) Apple
8 26 (2.83%) Google
9 24 (2.61%) Yahoo!
9 24 (2.61%) Sony
10 21 (2.28%) Zend
11 16 (1.74%) hybris
12 15 (1.63%) Twitter
13 8 (0.87%) Remedy
14 6 (0.65%) JBoss
15 4 (0.43%) IBM
15 4 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
15 4 (0.43%) ServiceNow
16 3 (0.33%) VMware
16 3 (0.33%) Telerik
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Great package
Posted: 18 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Arundel, West Sussex
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £27000 to £40000 per annum - 24 Days Holiday + Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
b2m Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Great Benefits and Career Progressio
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum 10% Bonus, Private Health Care, Pens
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + Great Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Resource Management
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago