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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 127 147 174
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +27
Permanent jobs citing BDD 476 442 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.51% 2.15% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.94% 2.56% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 437 392 324
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
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
16210 17276 17149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.47% 84.14% 83.09%
Number of salaries quoted 13741 13974 13446
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the South East region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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 +57 136 £50,000 +14.28% 26
Berkshire -10 87 £50,000 - 11
Surrey +16 65 £45,000 +12.50% 12
Oxfordshire +2 59 £58,000 +32.57% 7
Buckinghamshire +12 51 £45,000 +12.50% 6
West Sussex +1 35 £40,000 -11.11% 4
East Sussex -12 30 £40,000 - 1
Kent -8 13 £42,500 +13.33% 3
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 928 (89.40%) Agile Software Development
2 894 (86.13%) TDD
3 595 (57.32%) C#
4 532 (51.25%) .NET
5 423 (40.75%) ASP.NET
6 406 (39.11%) MVC
7 393 (37.86%) Scrum
8 368 (35.45%) SQL Server
9 345 (33.24%) ASP.NET MVC
10 329 (31.70%) JavaScript
11 298 (28.71%) Java
12 297 (28.61%) SQL
13 267 (25.72%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 251 (24.18%) Web Application Development
15 246 (23.70%) RESTful
16 243 (23.41%) HTML
16 243 (23.41%) SQL Server 2014
17 237 (22.83%) Git (software)
18 229 (22.06%) ASP.NET Web API
19 222 (21.39%) Continuous Integration
20 218 (21.00%) Ruby
21 212 (20.42%) NoSQL
22 210 (20.23%) CSS
23 202 (19.46%) WCF
23 202 (19.46%) Node.js
24 186 (17.92%) jQuery
25 183 (17.63%) Web Services
26 182 (17.53%) Selenium
27 160 (15.41%) AngularJS
27 160 (15.41%) QA

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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
1 202 (19.46%) Node.js
2 39 (3.76%) Elasticsearch
3 33 (3.18%) Apache
4 32 (3.08%) WebLogic
5 29 (2.79%) IIS
6 16 (1.54%) Apache Spark
7 15 (1.45%) CMS
8 14 (1.35%) Apache Pig
9 12 (1.16%) ExpressionEngine
10 11 (1.06%) Umbraco
11 9 (0.87%) Confluence
11 9 (0.87%) Tomcat
12 8 (0.77%) Apache Solr
12 8 (0.77%) WebSphere
13 7 (0.67%) JBoss
14 5 (0.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 5 (0.48%) NServiceBus
14 5 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 4 (0.39%) Cloud Foundry
15 4 (0.39%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 81 (7.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.096%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.096%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 58 (5.59%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (1.83%) SaaS
3 15 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.67%) GitHub
5 4 (0.39%) IaaS
5 4 (0.39%) PaaS
6 1 (0.096%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.096%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.096%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 44 (4.24%) Internet
2 10 (0.96%) HTTP
3 5 (0.48%) Extranet
3 5 (0.48%) Intranet
4 3 (0.29%) FTP
4 3 (0.29%) GSM
4 3 (0.29%) LTE
4 3 (0.29%) SSH
4 3 (0.29%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.29%) UMTS
5 2 (0.19%) AMQP
5 2 (0.19%) MVNO
5 2 (0.19%) SMTP
6 1 (0.096%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 368 (35.45%) SQL Server
2 243 (23.41%) SQL Server 2014
3 212 (20.42%) NoSQL
4 82 (7.90%) MongoDB
5 80 (7.71%) Big Data
6 79 (7.61%) MySQL
7 53 (5.11%) Hadoop
8 46 (4.43%) Relational Database
9 31 (2.99%) Oracle Database
9 31 (2.99%) RDBMS
10 20 (1.93%) Apache Cassandra
11 17 (1.64%) Redis
12 16 (1.54%) Apache Hive
12 16 (1.54%) HBase
13 14 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
14 13 (1.25%) RavenDB
15 10 (0.96%) SQLite
16 9 (0.87%) Oracle ODI
17 8 (0.77%) CouchDB
17 8 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 237 (22.83%) Git (software)
2 182 (17.53%) Selenium
3 130 (12.52%) Cucumber
4 101 (9.73%) JIRA
5 94 (9.06%) NUnit
6 75 (7.23%) WebDriver
7 72 (6.94%) Jenkins
8 55 (5.30%) Rhino Mocks
9 49 (4.72%) Moq
10 48 (4.62%) Subversion
11 47 (4.53%) SpecFlow
12 45 (4.34%) Maven
12 45 (4.34%) Team Foundation Server
13 39 (3.76%) Visual Studio
14 36 (3.47%) PHPUnit
15 32 (3.08%) JUnit
16 28 (2.70%) HP UFT
17 25 (2.41%) TeamCity
18 24 (2.31%) Octopus Deploy
19 23 (2.22%) Eclipse
General
1 116 (11.18%) Finance
2 71 (6.84%) Marketing
3 66 (6.36%) Advertising
4 47 (4.53%) Telecoms
5 27 (2.60%) Retail
6 24 (2.31%) Games
7 21 (2.02%) Electronics
8 16 (1.54%) Banking
8 16 (1.54%) Manufacturing
9 14 (1.35%) Publishing
10 7 (0.67%) Back Office
11 6 (0.58%) Legal
12 3 (0.29%) Automotive
12 3 (0.29%) Law
13 2 (0.19%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 711 (68.50%) Developer
2 399 (38.44%) .NET Developer
3 182 (17.53%) C# Developer
4 161 (15.51%) C# .NET Developer
5 136 (13.10%) Java Developer
6 108 (10.40%) Senior Developer
7 97 (9.34%) ASP.NET Developer
8 96 (9.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 89 (8.57%) Agile Developer
10 68 (6.55%) Analyst
11 63 (6.07%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 58 (5.59%) Lead Developer
12 58 (5.59%) Web Developer
13 51 (4.91%) Software Engineer
14 48 (4.62%) Test Engineer
15 47 (4.53%) Tester
16 46 (4.43%) Senior .NET Developer
17 44 (4.24%) Senior C# Developer
17 44 (4.24%) Test Analyst
18 40 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 532 (51.25%) .NET
2 423 (40.75%) ASP.NET
3 345 (33.24%) ASP.NET MVC
4 267 (25.72%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 246 (23.70%) RESTful
6 243 (23.41%) HTML
7 229 (22.06%) ASP.NET Web API
8 210 (20.23%) CSS
9 202 (19.46%) WCF
10 186 (17.92%) jQuery
11 183 (17.63%) Web Services
12 160 (15.41%) AngularJS
13 116 (11.18%) HTML5
13 116 (11.18%) XML
14 111 (10.69%) Spring
15 108 (10.40%) Ajax
16 100 (9.63%) .NET Framework
17 96 (9.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 92 (8.86%) REST
19 83 (8.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 113 (10.89%) Computer Science
2 71 (6.84%) Enterprise Software
3 49 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
4 43 (4.14%) Streaming Music
5 32 (3.08%) User Experience
6 25 (2.41%) BBC
6 25 (2.41%) Data Integration
6 25 (2.41%) Social Media
7 24 (2.31%) Clustering
8 22 (2.12%) Tandem
9 20 (1.93%) Algorithms
10 17 (1.64%) Mobile App
11 16 (1.54%) Data Structures
12 15 (1.45%) Mathematics
13 13 (1.25%) Client/Server
14 11 (1.06%) N-Tier
15 10 (0.96%) Animation
16 8 (0.77%) Management Information System
16 8 (0.77%) Semantic Web
17 6 (0.58%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 142 (13.68%) Windows
2 102 (9.83%) Linux
3 39 (3.76%) Unix
4 21 (2.02%) Android
5 19 (1.83%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.48%) Windows Phone
7 3 (0.29%) CentOS
7 3 (0.29%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.29%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.19%) Solaris
9 1 (0.096%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 928 (89.40%) Agile Software Development
2 894 (86.13%) TDD
3 406 (39.11%) MVC
4 393 (37.86%) Scrum
5 251 (24.18%) Web Application Development
6 222 (21.39%) Continuous Integration
7 160 (15.41%) Kanban
8 150 (14.45%) OO
9 137 (13.20%) Unit Testing
10 124 (11.95%) Software Engineering
11 106 (10.21%) SDLC
12 86 (8.29%) Mentoring
13 83 (8.00%) Automation Testing
13 83 (8.00%) Test Automation
14 67 (6.45%) User Stories
15 60 (5.78%) Open Source
16 54 (5.20%) Functional Testing
17 52 (5.01%) E-Commerce
17 52 (5.01%) OOP
18 51 (4.91%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 595 (57.32%) C#
2 329 (31.70%) JavaScript
3 298 (28.71%) Java
4 297 (28.61%) SQL
5 218 (21.00%) Ruby
6 131 (12.62%) PHP
7 116 (11.18%) Python
8 49 (4.72%) Scala
9 45 (4.34%) PL/SQL
10 37 (3.56%) T-SQL
11 35 (3.37%) VB.NET
12 30 (2.89%) C++
13 29 (2.79%) Bash Shell
14 27 (2.60%) VB
15 23 (2.22%) C
16 20 (1.93%) Perl
17 16 (1.54%) Objective-C
18 13 (1.25%) Apple Swift
19 12 (1.16%) Groovy
20 7 (0.67%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 138 (13.29%) Degree
2 45 (4.34%) ISEB
3 38 (3.66%) ISTQB
4 23 (2.22%) Security Cleared
5 19 (1.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.19%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 160 (15.41%) QA
2 6 (0.58%) SDET
2 6 (0.58%) SLA
3 5 (0.48%) AIFMD
4 4 (0.39%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.096%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.096%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.096%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (1.54%) HDFS
2 4 (0.39%) Docker
2 4 (0.39%) Firmware
3 3 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.096%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 23 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (1.45%) Puppet
3 7 (0.67%) Ansible
4 6 (0.58%) logstash
4 6 (0.58%) StatsD
5 4 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.29%) CA Service Virtualization
7 2 (0.19%) Mesos
Vendors
1 147 (14.16%) Microsoft
2 100 (9.63%) Oracle
3 70 (6.74%) Facebook
4 36 (3.47%) Google
5 35 (3.37%) Apple
6 25 (2.41%) Sony
6 25 (2.41%) Yahoo!
6 25 (2.41%) Zend
7 16 (1.54%) SAP
8 14 (1.35%) Atlassian
9 12 (1.16%) hybris
9 12 (1.16%) Xamarin
10 11 (1.06%) IBM
10 11 (1.06%) MKS
10 11 (1.06%) TOWER Software
11 8 (0.77%) EPiServer
12 6 (0.58%) New Relic
13 5 (0.48%) Canon
13 5 (0.48%) Rally
13 5 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40 - 47k
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Recann
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum DOE
Posted: Yesterday
West Byfleet, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Upto 60,000 + 5% Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Millingham Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: up to £57,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Blue-Chip Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £56000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago