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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 145 158 179
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +21
Permanent jobs citing BDD 401 385 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.93% 1.70% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 2.11% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 350 303 314
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
17191 18240 16945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 82.90% 80.54% 76.85%
Number of salaries quoted 13980 14301 13794
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 +5 115 £45,000 - 16
Berkshire +50 104 £50,000 -6.97% 17
Surrey +24 57 £47,500 - 16
Oxfordshire +18 44 £47,500 -5.00% 12
Kent +14 27 £40,000 -2.43% 6
Buckinghamshire -3 26 £40,000 -11.11% 7
East Sussex -18 13 £50,000 +25.00% 2
West Sussex +4 12 £52,500 +31.25% 1
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 720 (87.48%) Agile Software Development
2 712 (86.51%) TDD
3 497 (60.39%) C#
4 453 (55.04%) .NET
5 391 (47.51%) MVC
6 356 (43.26%) ASP.NET
7 343 (41.68%) SQL Server
8 313 (38.03%) ASP.NET MVC
9 300 (36.45%) JavaScript
10 298 (36.21%) Scrum
11 241 (29.28%) Continuous Integration
12 220 (26.73%) HTML
12 220 (26.73%) SQL
13 217 (26.37%) OO
14 214 (26.00%) CSS
15 207 (25.15%) Ruby
15 207 (25.15%) Web Application Development
16 193 (23.45%) RESTful
17 180 (21.87%) Git (software)
17 180 (21.87%) Node.js
18 178 (21.63%) NoSQL
18 178 (21.63%) ASP.NET Web API
19 177 (21.51%) jQuery
20 176 (21.39%) Java
21 163 (19.81%) WCF
22 154 (18.71%) Degree
23 146 (17.74%) Software Engineering
24 144 (17.50%) AngularJS
25 139 (16.89%) XML
26 137 (16.65%) Linux

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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
1 180 (21.87%) Node.js
2 66 (8.02%) Apache
3 51 (6.20%) IIS
4 36 (4.37%) Confluence
5 22 (2.67%) Tomcat
6 14 (1.70%) CMS
7 9 (1.09%) nginx
8 8 (0.97%) WebLogic
8 8 (0.97%) Apache Pig
8 8 (0.97%) Apache Spark
9 7 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
9 7 (0.85%) Apache Solr
9 7 (0.85%) JBoss
10 5 (0.61%) Jetty
11 3 (0.36%) Umbraco
11 3 (0.36%) ExpressionEngine
11 3 (0.36%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.36%) Kentico
11 3 (0.36%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 52 (6.32%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.73%) MS Office
3 3 (0.36%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.36%) Mingle
4 2 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (2.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 37 (4.50%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (3.40%) SaaS
3 20 (2.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (0.61%) Amazon S3
5 5 (0.61%) GitHub
5 5 (0.61%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 63 (7.65%) Internet
2 13 (1.58%) HTTP
3 9 (1.09%) DNS
3 9 (1.09%) DHCP
4 5 (0.61%) GSM
4 5 (0.61%) UMTS
4 5 (0.61%) LTE
5 3 (0.36%) AMQP
6 1 (0.12%) Wireless
6 1 (0.12%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.12%) Broadband
6 1 (0.12%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 343 (41.68%) SQL Server
2 178 (21.63%) NoSQL
3 89 (10.81%) MySQL
4 86 (10.45%) MongoDB
5 48 (5.83%) Relational Database
6 33 (4.01%) Big Data
7 25 (3.04%) PostgreSQL
8 16 (1.94%) CouchDB
9 15 (1.82%) Redis
10 14 (1.70%) OLAP Cube
10 14 (1.70%) Oracle Database
10 14 (1.70%) RavenDB
10 14 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 14 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 14 (1.70%) OLAP
10 14 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (1.70%) RDBMS
11 12 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
11 12 (1.46%) Hadoop
12 10 (1.22%) HBase
Development Applications
1 180 (21.87%) Git (software)
2 137 (16.65%) Selenium
3 85 (10.33%) Jenkins
4 81 (9.84%) JIRA
5 65 (7.90%) Cucumber
6 59 (7.17%) NUnit
7 53 (6.44%) Subversion
8 47 (5.71%) Visual Studio
8 47 (5.71%) PHPUnit
9 44 (5.35%) WebDriver
10 43 (5.22%) Team Foundation Server
11 42 (5.10%) SpecFlow
12 30 (3.65%) Maven
13 27 (3.28%) HP UFT
14 26 (3.16%) Moq
15 25 (3.04%) Rhino Mocks
16 20 (2.43%) Eclipse
17 19 (2.31%) JUnit
17 19 (2.31%) Mockito
17 19 (2.31%) Behat
General
1 118 (14.34%) Finance
2 81 (9.84%) Marketing
3 60 (7.29%) Retail
4 44 (5.35%) Advertising
5 42 (5.10%) Telecoms
6 41 (4.98%) Manufacturing
7 28 (3.40%) Games
8 20 (2.43%) Electronics
9 12 (1.46%) Legal
10 7 (0.85%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.73%) Back Office
12 5 (0.61%) Automotive
13 2 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.24%) Publishing
13 2 (0.24%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 591 (71.81%) Developer
2 281 (34.14%) .NET Developer
3 126 (15.31%) Senior Developer
4 93 (11.30%) Analyst
5 84 (10.21%) C# Developer
6 80 (9.72%) Java Developer
7 65 (7.90%) Software Developer
8 63 (7.65%) C# .NET Developer
9 57 (6.93%) Business Analyst
10 55 (6.68%) Web Developer
11 52 (6.32%) Software Engineer
12 35 (4.25%) Senior C# Developer
13 34 (4.13%) Junior
14 33 (4.01%) Test Analyst
15 32 (3.89%) PHP Developer
15 32 (3.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 31 (3.77%) Agile Business Analyst
17 28 (3.40%) Junior Developer
17 28 (3.40%) Tester
18 25 (3.04%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 453 (55.04%) .NET
2 356 (43.26%) ASP.NET
3 313 (38.03%) ASP.NET MVC
4 220 (26.73%) HTML
5 214 (26.00%) CSS
6 193 (23.45%) RESTful
7 178 (21.63%) ASP.NET Web API
8 177 (21.51%) jQuery
9 163 (19.81%) WCF
10 144 (17.50%) AngularJS
11 139 (16.89%) XML
12 128 (15.55%) Web Services
13 119 (14.46%) .NET Framework
14 82 (9.96%) Spring
15 78 (9.48%) HTML5
16 58 (7.05%) CSS3
17 56 (6.80%) Ajax
18 53 (6.44%) Entity Framework
19 52 (6.32%) Gherkin
20 46 (5.59%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 87 (10.57%) Computer Science
2 79 (9.60%) Analytical Skills
3 50 (6.08%) Mobile App
4 37 (4.50%) Enterprise Software
5 27 (3.28%) Social Media
6 24 (2.92%) User Experience
7 22 (2.67%) N-Tier
8 20 (2.43%) BBC
9 19 (2.31%) Streaming Music
10 18 (2.19%) Tandem
10 18 (2.19%) DTV
11 12 (1.46%) Inversion of Control
12 11 (1.34%) Blog
12 11 (1.34%) Data Integration
12 11 (1.34%) Kindle
13 9 (1.09%) Semantic Web
13 9 (1.09%) iPad
13 9 (1.09%) Web 2.0
13 9 (1.09%) Client/Server
14 8 (0.97%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 137 (16.65%) Linux
2 81 (9.84%) Windows
3 62 (7.53%) UNIX
4 12 (1.46%) Mac OS X
5 10 (1.22%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.49%) CentOS
7 3 (0.36%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.36%) Android
8 2 (0.24%) Solaris
9 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 720 (87.48%) Agile Software Development
2 712 (86.51%) TDD
3 391 (47.51%) MVC
4 298 (36.21%) Scrum
5 241 (29.28%) Continuous Integration
6 217 (26.37%) OO
7 207 (25.15%) Web Application Development
8 146 (17.74%) Software Engineering
9 136 (16.52%) Unit Testing
10 80 (9.72%) Open Source
11 79 (9.60%) Kanban
12 73 (8.87%) Test Automation
13 67 (8.14%) Automated Testing
14 59 (7.17%) Dependency Injection
15 53 (6.44%) Business Analysis
16 52 (6.32%) E-Commerce
17 49 (5.95%) Web Development
17 49 (5.95%) Continuous Delivery
18 48 (5.83%) Mentoring
19 45 (5.47%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 497 (60.39%) C#
2 300 (36.45%) JavaScript
3 220 (26.73%) SQL
4 207 (25.15%) Ruby
5 176 (21.39%) Java
6 125 (15.19%) PHP
7 121 (14.70%) Python
8 52 (6.32%) C++
9 44 (5.35%) Perl
10 41 (4.98%) T-SQL
11 33 (4.01%) VB.NET
12 32 (3.89%) C
13 24 (2.92%) VB
13 24 (2.92%) Objective-C
14 23 (2.79%) PL/SQL
15 12 (1.46%) PowerShell
16 10 (1.22%) MATLAB
17 9 (1.09%) F#
17 9 (1.09%) Scala
18 5 (0.61%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 154 (18.71%) Degree
2 58 (7.05%) ISEB
3 24 (2.92%) ISTQB
4 12 (1.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (1.09%) Security Cleared
6 8 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.49%) MCP
7 4 (0.49%) HND
7 4 (0.49%) MCPD
8 3 (0.36%) MCTS
8 3 (0.36%) MCSE
8 3 (0.36%) MCSD
9 2 (0.24%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.12%) HNC
10 1 (0.12%) PMP
10 1 (0.12%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (14.09%) QA
2 13 (1.58%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (1.09%) iptables
3 8 (0.97%) HDFS
4 2 (0.24%) Oracle Clusterware
4 2 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.24%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.24%) KVM
4 2 (0.24%) Docker
Systems Management
1 46 (5.59%) Opscode Chef
2 35 (4.25%) Puppet
3 7 (0.85%) Ansible
4 3 (0.36%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 2 (0.24%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.24%) Capistrano
5 2 (0.24%) StatsD
5 2 (0.24%) logstash
5 2 (0.24%) Salt
6 1 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 127 (15.43%) Microsoft
2 66 (8.02%) Facebook
3 41 (4.98%) Oracle
4 38 (4.62%) Zend
5 34 (4.13%) SAP
6 31 (3.77%) Atlassian
7 30 (3.65%) Google
8 22 (2.67%) Apple
9 20 (2.43%) Sony
9 20 (2.43%) Yahoo!
10 15 (1.82%) VMware
11 14 (1.70%) IBM
12 12 (1.46%) Twitter
13 11 (1.34%) hybris
14 10 (1.22%) Thunderhead
14 10 (1.22%) CODA
14 10 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
15 8 (0.97%) Sitecore
16 7 (0.85%) EPiServer
17 4 (0.49%) TOWER Software
Kingston, Sussex
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £38200 per annum + exceptional benefits package!!!
Posted: 18 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 43-47k
Posted: 18 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Noir Consulting
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Noir Consulting
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Noir Consulting
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
Noir Consulting
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Noir Consulting
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Noir Consulting
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000-65,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus bens and pension and gym and he
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000-65,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Hove, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago