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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 117 123 160
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +37
Permanent jobs citing BDD 405 565 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.50% 2.63% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% 3.05% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 368 481 343
Median salary £45,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
13901 18513 18507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.85% 86.13% 84.10%
Number of salaries quoted 11464 15487 14655
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,920 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +36 92 £41,500 -17.00% 9
Buckinghamshire +14 73 £40,000 +6.66% 7
Hampshire -32 71 £47,500 +5.55% 15
Surrey +20 61 £50,000 +5.26% 14
Kent +29 39 £45,000 - 7
East Sussex +20 24 £40,000 -20.00% 4
West Sussex +10 23 £47,500 +5.55% 4
Oxfordshire -33 19 £52,000 +4.00% 5
Middlesex - 1 - - 6
Home Counties - 1 £72,500 -
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 881 (91.58%) TDD
2 871 (90.54%) Agile Software Development
3 557 (57.90%) C#
4 528 (54.89%) .NET
5 447 (46.47%) MVC
6 424 (44.07%) ASP.NET
7 398 (41.37%) SQL Server
8 386 (40.12%) Scrum
9 385 (40.02%) ASP.NET MVC
10 329 (34.20%) RESTful
11 310 (32.22%) JavaScript
12 305 (31.70%) ASP.NET Web API
13 278 (28.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 268 (27.86%) Java
15 267 (27.75%) Web Application Development
16 261 (27.13%) AngularJS
17 254 (26.40%) SQL Server 2014
18 252 (26.20%) HTML
19 235 (24.43%) Git (software)
20 221 (22.97%) Continuous Integration
21 207 (21.52%) Ruby
21 207 (21.52%) CSS
22 195 (20.27%) Selenium
23 193 (20.06%) NoSQL
24 185 (19.23%) WCF
25 176 (18.30%) Node.js
26 175 (18.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 174 (18.09%) SQL
28 150 (15.59%) Software Engineering
29 149 (15.49%) .NET Framework

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 41 (4.26%) Confluence
2 34 (3.53%) IIS
3 18 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
4 16 (1.66%) JBoss
5 15 (1.56%) Tomcat
5 15 (1.56%) WebLogic
6 14 (1.46%) CMS
7 13 (1.35%) SharePoint
8 9 (0.94%) Apache Spark
9 7 (0.73%) Apache
9 7 (0.73%) Umbraco
10 4 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (0.42%) ColdFusion
11 3 (0.31%) Alfresco
11 3 (0.31%) NServiceBus
11 3 (0.31%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.21%) GlassFish
12 2 (0.21%) Jetty
12 2 (0.21%) Oracle Service Bus
12 2 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 70 (7.28%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.14%) MS Project
3 1 (0.10%) MS Office
3 1 (0.10%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.21%) Magento
2 2 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.10%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 81 (8.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 79 (8.21%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (3.74%) SaaS
4 12 (1.25%) IaaS
4 12 (1.25%) PaaS
5 4 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.42%) Google Play
6 2 (0.21%) GitHub
6 2 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 63 (6.55%) Internet
2 35 (3.64%) SMTP
3 7 (0.73%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.31%) HTTP
5 1 (0.10%) AMQP
5 1 (0.10%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 398 (41.37%) SQL Server
2 254 (26.40%) SQL Server 2014
3 193 (20.06%) NoSQL
4 60 (6.24%) MongoDB
5 38 (3.95%) Big Data
6 31 (3.22%) MySQL
7 28 (2.91%) Relational Database
8 23 (2.39%) MariaDB
9 22 (2.29%) Apache Cassandra
9 22 (2.29%) RDBMS
9 22 (2.29%) Redis
10 19 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
11 16 (1.66%) PostgreSQL
12 15 (1.56%) Hadoop
13 12 (1.25%) Oracle Database
14 8 (0.83%) Sqoop
15 4 (0.42%) Oracle ODI
15 4 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 3 (0.31%) Cognos Impromptu
16 3 (0.31%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 235 (24.43%) Git (software)
2 195 (20.27%) Selenium
3 135 (14.03%) Jenkins
4 126 (13.10%) Cucumber
5 104 (10.81%) JIRA
6 68 (7.07%) SpecFlow
7 66 (6.86%) Visual Studio
8 60 (6.24%) Subversion
9 56 (5.82%) WebDriver
10 52 (5.41%) SoapUI
11 50 (5.20%) JUnit
11 50 (5.20%) Team Foundation Server
12 49 (5.09%) TeamCity
13 47 (4.89%) NUnit
14 39 (4.05%) Eclipse
15 36 (3.74%) Maven
16 27 (2.81%) Moq
16 27 (2.81%) Rhino Mocks
17 26 (2.70%) PHPUnit
18 25 (2.60%) Ant
General
1 97 (10.08%) Finance
2 53 (5.51%) Games
3 43 (4.47%) Electronics
4 39 (4.05%) Marketing
5 38 (3.95%) Advertising
6 24 (2.49%) Retail
7 20 (2.08%) Publishing
8 11 (1.14%) Financial Institution
9 9 (0.94%) Back Office
9 9 (0.94%) Telecoms
10 8 (0.83%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.31%) Music Industry
12 2 (0.21%) Automotive
12 2 (0.21%) German Language
12 2 (0.21%) Law
13 1 (0.10%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 619 (64.35%) Developer
2 409 (42.52%) .NET Developer
3 154 (16.01%) C# Developer
4 131 (13.62%) C# .NET Developer
5 100 (10.40%) Analyst
6 89 (9.25%) Software Engineer
7 88 (9.15%) Senior Developer
8 80 (8.32%) ASP.NET Developer
9 79 (8.21%) Java Developer
10 77 (8.00%) Test Analyst
11 72 (7.48%) Test Engineer
12 69 (7.17%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 68 (7.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 65 (6.76%) Java Engineer
15 64 (6.65%) Software Developer
16 56 (5.82%) Senior .NET Developer
17 50 (5.20%) Automation Test Analyst
18 44 (4.57%) PHP Developer
19 40 (4.16%) Senior C# Developer
20 39 (4.05%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 528 (54.89%) .NET
2 424 (44.07%) ASP.NET
3 385 (40.02%) ASP.NET MVC
4 329 (34.20%) RESTful
5 305 (31.70%) ASP.NET Web API
6 278 (28.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 261 (27.13%) AngularJS
8 252 (26.20%) HTML
9 207 (21.52%) CSS
10 185 (19.23%) WCF
11 176 (18.30%) Node.js
12 175 (18.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 149 (15.49%) .NET Framework
14 136 (14.14%) KnockoutJS
15 134 (13.93%) jQuery
16 125 (12.99%) Web Services
17 118 (12.27%) Entity Framework
18 110 (11.43%) HTML5
19 93 (9.67%) Code First Entity Framework
20 89 (9.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 70 (7.28%) Computer Science
2 44 (4.57%) Enterprise Software
3 39 (4.05%) Mathematics
4 29 (3.01%) Tandem
5 25 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (2.29%) Social Network
7 21 (2.18%) Physics
7 21 (2.18%) Visualisation
8 17 (1.77%) Mobile App
9 16 (1.66%) Inversion of Control
10 14 (1.46%) Client/Server
11 11 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 11 (1.14%) Streaming Music
12 9 (0.94%) Digital TV
12 9 (0.94%) User Experience
13 8 (0.83%) Data Integration
14 7 (0.73%) iPad
15 6 (0.62%) Internet of Things
16 5 (0.52%) iPhone
17 4 (0.42%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 97 (10.08%) Windows
2 89 (9.25%) Linux
3 42 (4.37%) Unix
4 26 (2.70%) Android
5 18 (1.87%) Apple iOS
6 11 (1.14%) Ubuntu
7 9 (0.94%) Mac OS
8 8 (0.83%) Debian
8 8 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (0.83%) Windows Server
9 5 (0.52%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.52%) Windows 8
9 5 (0.52%) Windows Phone
10 3 (0.31%) CentOS
11 2 (0.21%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 881 (91.58%) TDD
2 871 (90.54%) Agile Software Development
3 447 (46.47%) MVC
4 386 (40.12%) Scrum
5 267 (27.75%) Web Application Development
6 221 (22.97%) Continuous Integration
7 150 (15.59%) Software Engineering
8 137 (14.24%) SDLC
9 110 (11.43%) OO
10 89 (9.25%) Unit Testing
11 86 (8.94%) Automation Testing
12 83 (8.63%) Web Development
13 79 (8.21%) Mentoring
13 79 (8.21%) Regression Testing
14 74 (7.69%) Domain-Driven Design
15 66 (6.86%) Test Automation
16 63 (6.55%) Kanban
17 60 (6.24%) Test Scripting
18 57 (5.93%) OOP
19 56 (5.82%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 557 (57.90%) C#
2 310 (32.22%) JavaScript
3 268 (27.86%) Java
4 207 (21.52%) Ruby
5 174 (18.09%) SQL
6 75 (7.80%) C++
7 73 (7.59%) Python
8 71 (7.38%) PHP
9 57 (5.93%) T-SQL
10 37 (3.85%) Bash Shell
11 36 (3.74%) C
12 33 (3.43%) F#
12 33 (3.43%) VB.NET
13 29 (3.01%) VB
14 28 (2.91%) Groovy
15 27 (2.81%) Scala
16 21 (2.18%) PL/SQL
17 19 (1.98%) MATLAB
18 18 (1.87%) Perl
19 11 (1.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 122 (12.68%) Degree
2 77 (8.00%) ISTQB
3 67 (6.96%) ISEB
4 42 (4.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 21 (2.18%) PhD
6 15 (1.56%) Security Cleared
7 7 (0.73%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.10%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.10%) MCAD
10 1 (0.10%) MCP
10 1 (0.10%) MCSD
10 1 (0.10%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 145 (15.07%) QA
2 25 (2.60%) ISO 9001
3 19 (1.98%) DICOM
3 19 (1.98%) ISO13485
4 9 (0.94%) SDET
5 6 (0.62%) ISO 14001
6 3 (0.31%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (3.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (2.60%) Docker
3 9 (0.94%) VMware ESX
4 7 (0.73%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.62%) Firmware
6 5 (0.52%) HDFS
7 3 (0.31%) vSphere
8 1 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 18 (1.87%) yum
2 13 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (0.94%) Puppet
4 3 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.31%) logstash
5 2 (0.21%) StatsD
6 1 (0.10%) Ansible
6 1 (0.10%) Grafana
6 1 (0.10%) Kibana
6 1 (0.10%) Terraform
Vendors
1 135 (14.03%) Microsoft
2 40 (4.16%) Facebook
2 40 (4.16%) Oracle
3 29 (3.01%) VMware
4 24 (2.49%) Atlassian
5 19 (1.98%) Google
6 10 (1.04%) CA Agile Central
7 9 (0.94%) Remedy
7 9 (0.94%) SAP
8 8 (0.83%) Red Hat
9 7 (0.73%) Coverity
10 6 (0.62%) HP
10 6 (0.62%) Talend
11 5 (0.52%) Adobe
12 4 (0.42%) Apple
12 4 (0.42%) TOWER Software
13 3 (0.31%) Salesforce.com
14 2 (0.21%) hybris
14 2 (0.21%) Sony
14 2 (0.21%) Yahoo!
Maidstone, Kent
ESA Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: Yesterday
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus + Bens + health
Posted: 3 days ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Rochester, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Olney, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
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Reading, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus + Bens + health
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Wokingham, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: 45-50k
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Novation Solutions
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £40'000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago