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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
England / South East
Rank 70 136 153
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +17
Permanent jobs citing BDD 557 464 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.78% 2.44% 2.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.40% 2.80% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 496 430 390
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
12646 16557 17488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.82% 86.95% 85.39%
Number of salaries quoted 10304 14058 14168
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,000 £67,500
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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 +72 130 £55,000 +10.00% 7
Hampshire -7 99 £40,000 -20.00% 18
Surrey +56 74 £50,000 +11.11% 14
Buckinghamshire +35 70 £41,000 -8.88% 5
Oxfordshire +17 58 £50,000 -13.79% 4
Kent +58 56 £45,000 +5.88% 5
West Sussex -1 28 £43,000 +7.50% 5
East Sussex -3 25 £37,500 -16.66% 3
Middlesex - 19 £55,000 -
Sussex - 5 £55,000 -
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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.

1 892 (90.37%) Agile Software Development
2 877 (88.86%) TDD
3 593 (60.08%) C#
4 588 (59.57%) .NET
5 475 (48.13%) ASP.NET
6 465 (47.11%) MVC
7 445 (45.09%) SQL Server
8 415 (42.05%) ASP.NET MVC
9 360 (36.47%) ASP.NET Web API
10 339 (34.35%) RESTful
11 322 (32.62%) JavaScript
11 322 (32.62%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 315 (31.91%) Scrum
13 297 (30.09%) Web Application Development
14 296 (29.99%) AngularJS
15 260 (26.34%) SQL Server 2014
16 229 (23.20%) HTML
17 225 (22.80%) Continuous Integration
18 224 (22.70%) Java
19 209 (21.18%) WCF
19 209 (21.18%) Git (software)
20 185 (18.74%) CSS
21 182 (18.44%) NoSQL
22 181 (18.34%) Selenium
23 180 (18.24%) Ruby
23 180 (18.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 178 (18.03%) Node.js
25 170 (17.22%) SQL
26 167 (16.92%) QA
27 166 (16.82%) Microsoft

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 51 (5.17%) Confluence
2 23 (2.33%) CMS
3 19 (1.93%) IIS
3 19 (1.93%) JBoss
4 17 (1.72%) WebLogic
5 16 (1.62%) SharePoint
6 10 (1.01%) WordPress
7 9 (0.91%) EPiServer
8 8 (0.81%) OpenStack
8 8 (0.81%) Tomcat
9 7 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (0.61%) Apache Spark
11 5 (0.51%) MQSeries
12 4 (0.41%) Oracle Service Bus
12 4 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 3 (0.30%) Apache
13 3 (0.30%) NServiceBus
14 2 (0.20%) Cloud Foundry
15 1 (0.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 1 (0.10%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 73 (7.40%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.11%) MS Project
3 1 (0.10%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.10%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (2.03%) Magento
2 11 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.51%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.30%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 84 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 80 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (2.43%) SaaS
4 7 (0.71%) IaaS
4 7 (0.71%) PaaS
5 4 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.20%) Asana
6 2 (0.20%) Google Play
7 1 (0.10%) AWS OpsWorks
7 1 (0.10%) GitHub
7 1 (0.10%) Heroku
7 1 (0.10%) Office 365
7 1 (0.10%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 72 (7.29%) Internet
2 20 (2.03%) SMTP
3 15 (1.52%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.30%) HTTP
5 2 (0.20%) Wireless
6 1 (0.10%) DHCP
6 1 (0.10%) DNS
6 1 (0.10%) Firewall
6 1 (0.10%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 445 (45.09%) SQL Server
2 260 (26.34%) SQL Server 2014
3 182 (18.44%) NoSQL
4 58 (5.88%) Big Data
5 47 (4.76%) MongoDB
6 27 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
7 24 (2.43%) SQL Server 2016
8 20 (2.03%) Hadoop
9 19 (1.93%) MySQL
9 19 (1.93%) SQL Server 2008
10 16 (1.62%) MariaDB
10 16 (1.62%) Relational Database
11 13 (1.32%) RDBMS
12 11 (1.11%) Redis
13 10 (1.01%) Neo4j
14 8 (0.81%) Pentaho
15 7 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
15 7 (0.71%) Oracle Database
16 5 (0.51%) Sqoop
17 4 (0.41%) DB2
Development Applications
1 209 (21.18%) Git (software)
2 181 (18.34%) Selenium
3 98 (9.93%) JIRA
4 90 (9.12%) Jenkins
5 87 (8.81%) Cucumber
6 61 (6.18%) TeamCity
7 58 (5.88%) Visual Studio
8 55 (5.57%) WebDriver
9 54 (5.47%) Team Foundation Server
10 46 (4.66%) NUnit
10 46 (4.66%) SpecFlow
11 36 (3.65%) Octopus Deploy
12 26 (2.63%) Eclipse
12 26 (2.63%) HP UFT
13 23 (2.33%) Maven
14 22 (2.23%) SoapUI
15 20 (2.03%) Subversion
16 19 (1.93%) Talend Open Studio
17 15 (1.52%) JUnit
17 15 (1.52%) Protractor
General
1 84 (8.51%) Finance
2 48 (4.86%) Marketing
3 45 (4.56%) Games
4 42 (4.26%) Advertising
5 27 (2.74%) Retail
6 20 (2.03%) Electronics
7 16 (1.62%) Back Office
8 15 (1.52%) Publishing
9 12 (1.22%) Music Industry
10 6 (0.61%) Automotive
11 4 (0.41%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.30%) German Language
13 2 (0.20%) Billing
13 2 (0.20%) Legal
14 1 (0.10%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.10%) Banking
14 1 (0.10%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.10%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.10%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 685 (69.40%) Developer
2 448 (45.39%) .NET Developer
3 148 (14.99%) C# Developer
4 123 (12.46%) C# .NET Developer
5 88 (8.92%) Analyst
6 85 (8.61%) Senior Developer
7 71 (7.19%) Java Developer
8 68 (6.89%) Test Engineer
9 67 (6.79%) Software Developer
10 64 (6.48%) Java Engineer
10 64 (6.48%) Test Analyst
11 63 (6.38%) Software Engineer
12 58 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
13 54 (5.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 50 (5.07%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 42 (4.26%) Senior .NET Developer
16 40 (4.05%) .NET Software Developer
17 38 (3.85%) QA Engineer
18 37 (3.75%) Automation Test Analyst
18 37 (3.75%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 588 (59.57%) .NET
2 475 (48.13%) ASP.NET
3 415 (42.05%) ASP.NET MVC
4 360 (36.47%) ASP.NET Web API
5 339 (34.35%) RESTful
6 322 (32.62%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 296 (29.99%) AngularJS
8 229 (23.20%) HTML
9 209 (21.18%) WCF
10 185 (18.74%) CSS
11 180 (18.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 178 (18.03%) Node.js
13 163 (16.51%) KnockoutJS
14 160 (16.21%) .NET Framework
15 125 (12.66%) Entity Framework
16 117 (11.85%) jQuery
17 108 (10.94%) Web Services
18 93 (9.42%) Code First Entity Framework
19 90 (9.12%) HTML5
20 70 (7.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 51 (5.17%) Computer Science
2 32 (3.24%) Social Network
3 25 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
4 23 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (2.33%) Tandem
5 21 (2.13%) User Experience
6 13 (1.32%) BBC
6 13 (1.32%) Semantic Web
6 13 (1.32%) Social Media
7 11 (1.11%) Mobile App
8 8 (0.81%) iPad
8 8 (0.81%) Management Information System
8 8 (0.81%) Streaming Music
8 8 (0.81%) Virtual Team
9 7 (0.71%) Digital TV
10 6 (0.61%) Internet of Things
11 4 (0.41%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.30%) Fintech
12 3 (0.30%) W3C
13 2 (0.20%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 60 (6.08%) Windows
2 54 (5.47%) Linux
3 30 (3.04%) Unix
4 17 (1.72%) Android
5 15 (1.52%) Apple iOS
6 12 (1.22%) Windows Server
7 8 (0.81%) CentOS
7 8 (0.81%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.20%) VMS
9 1 (0.10%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.10%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.10%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 892 (90.37%) Agile Software Development
2 877 (88.86%) TDD
3 465 (47.11%) MVC
4 315 (31.91%) Scrum
5 297 (30.09%) Web Application Development
6 225 (22.80%) Continuous Integration
7 148 (14.99%) OO
8 129 (13.07%) SDLC
9 110 (11.14%) Software Engineering
10 103 (10.44%) DevOps
11 83 (8.41%) Test Automation
12 76 (7.70%) Web Development
13 75 (7.60%) Domain-Driven Design
14 73 (7.40%) Mentoring
15 70 (7.09%) Continuous Delivery
16 68 (6.89%) Unit Testing
17 65 (6.59%) SOLID
18 62 (6.28%) E-Commerce
19 60 (6.08%) Regression Testing
20 59 (5.98%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 593 (60.08%) C#
2 322 (32.62%) JavaScript
3 224 (22.70%) Java
4 180 (18.24%) Ruby
5 170 (17.22%) SQL
6 53 (5.37%) T-SQL
7 50 (5.07%) Python
8 44 (4.46%) VB.NET
9 41 (4.15%) PHP
10 33 (3.34%) C++
11 28 (2.84%) PL/SQL
12 24 (2.43%) VB
13 19 (1.93%) Scala
14 15 (1.52%) F#
15 8 (0.81%) Jython
16 7 (0.71%) Bash Shell
16 7 (0.71%) TypeScript
17 5 (0.51%) C
17 5 (0.51%) Groovy
17 5 (0.51%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 84 (8.51%) Degree
2 54 (5.47%) ISTQB
3 50 (5.07%) ISEB
4 28 (2.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 14 (1.42%) Security Cleared
6 13 (1.32%) PhD
7 8 (0.81%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.51%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.10%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.10%) HND
10 1 (0.10%) MCAD
10 1 (0.10%) MCP
10 1 (0.10%) MCSD
10 1 (0.10%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 167 (16.92%) QA
2 18 (1.82%) SDET
3 8 (0.81%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.61%) ISO 14001
5 3 (0.30%) Actionable Recommendations
6 2 (0.20%) DICOM
6 2 (0.20%) ISO13485
System Software
1 24 (2.43%) Docker
2 10 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.61%) Firmware
4 3 (0.30%) HDFS
4 3 (0.30%) vSphere
5 2 (0.20%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.10%) iptables
6 1 (0.10%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 29 (2.94%) Puppet
2 22 (2.23%) Ansible
3 10 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.71%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.20%) yum
6 1 (0.10%) Grafana
6 1 (0.10%) Kibana
6 1 (0.10%) logstash
6 1 (0.10%) Terraform
Vendors
1 166 (16.82%) Microsoft
2 53 (5.37%) Facebook
3 34 (3.44%) Oracle
4 26 (2.63%) Google
5 19 (1.93%) Salesforce.com
5 19 (1.93%) Talend
6 14 (1.42%) Apple
6 14 (1.42%) VMware
7 13 (1.32%) Sony
7 13 (1.32%) Yahoo!
8 12 (1.22%) Intel
9 9 (0.91%) Remedy
10 8 (0.81%) HP
11 5 (0.51%) Atlassian
12 4 (0.41%) AppDynamics
13 3 (0.30%) hybris
13 3 (0.30%) IBM
14 2 (0.20%) Hortonworks
14 2 (0.20%) LexisNexis
14 2 (0.20%) SAP
Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
West Malling, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Malling, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sittingbourne, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Olney, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chichester, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £80000 Per Annum + bonus + private healthcare + pension +
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chichester, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Cloudscope
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago