The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 74 71 70
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing BDD 20 25 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.77% 2.13% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 2.55% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 18 24 17
Median salary £40,000 £38,250 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.57% -1.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £41,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,275 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.17% +2.40%
BDD
Wales

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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
943 980 898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 83.38% 83.55% 84.24%
Number of salaries quoted 809 852 774
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

BDD
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the South Wales region.

BDD Salary Trend in South Wales

BDD
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in South Wales

BDD
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
Cardiff +2 11 £35,000 - 1
Newport +3 9 £50,000 +78.57% 1
BDD
Wales

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Wales region with a requirement for BDD.

1 44 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (93.18%) TDD
3 34 (77.27%) C#
4 29 (65.91%) Java
5 26 (59.09%) Scrum
6 20 (45.45%) PHP
6 20 (45.45%) Ruby
7 19 (43.18%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (40.91%) Test Automation
8 18 (40.91%) Cucumber
9 15 (34.09%) Jenkins
9 15 (34.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 12 (27.27%) AnthillPro
10 12 (27.27%) QA
10 12 (27.27%) Blog
10 12 (27.27%) OOP
10 12 (27.27%) Hudson
10 12 (27.27%) TeamCity
11 11 (25.00%) Python
11 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
12 10 (22.73%) Web Services
12 10 (22.73%) Games
12 10 (22.73%) Maven
12 10 (22.73%) MongoDB
13 9 (20.45%) Node.js
13 9 (20.45%) Big Data
13 9 (20.45%) MVC
13 9 (20.45%) .NET
14 8 (18.18%) C++
14 8 (18.18%) TOWER Software

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 9 (20.45%) Node.js
2 4 (9.09%) CMS
2 4 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (9.09%) Umbraco
3 3 (6.82%) JBoss
4 2 (4.55%) Confluence
5 1 (2.27%) Mule
5 1 (2.27%) Mule ESB
5 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) Internet
1 3 (6.82%) LAN
1 3 (6.82%) TCP/IP
1 3 (6.82%) tcpdump
1 3 (6.82%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.73%) MongoDB
2 9 (20.45%) Big Data
3 7 (15.91%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (6.82%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 18 (40.91%) Cucumber
2 15 (34.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 15 (34.09%) Jenkins
3 12 (27.27%) AnthillPro
3 12 (27.27%) Hudson
3 12 (27.27%) TeamCity
4 10 (22.73%) Maven
5 8 (18.18%) SoapUI
6 7 (15.91%) Ant
6 7 (15.91%) Gradle
6 7 (15.91%) RSpec
6 7 (15.91%) Selenium
7 6 (13.64%) JMeter
8 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
8 4 (9.09%) JIRA
8 4 (9.09%) WebDriver
9 3 (6.82%) Subversion
9 3 (6.82%) TestLink
9 3 (6.82%) The Grinder
9 3 (6.82%) VersionOne
General
1 10 (22.73%) Games
2 2 (4.55%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.27%) Advertising
3 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (70.45%) Developer
2 20 (45.45%) Senior Developer
3 10 (22.73%) Software Developer
4 9 (20.45%) Test Engineer
5 8 (18.18%) .NET Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Developer in Test
6 5 (11.36%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Agile Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) Senior Mobile Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Test Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) C# Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Java Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Senior Test Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) C# Application Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Senior Applications Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.73%) Web Services
2 9 (20.45%) .NET
3 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET
3 6 (13.64%) REST
4 5 (11.36%) SOAP
5 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (9.09%) WCF
6 3 (6.82%) Apache Camel
6 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 3 (6.82%) CSS
6 3 (6.82%) HTML
6 3 (6.82%) Java EE
6 3 (6.82%) JPA
6 3 (6.82%) JSON
6 3 (6.82%) Spring
7 2 (4.55%) J2EE
7 2 (4.55%) Java EE 5
7 2 (4.55%) JMX
7 2 (4.55%) RESTful
7 2 (4.55%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Blog
2 7 (15.91%) User Experience
3 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.82%) Client/Server
4 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.82%) Statistics
5 1 (2.27%) Fintech
5 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.64%) Android
1 6 (13.64%) Apple iOS
2 5 (11.36%) Linux
3 3 (6.82%) CentOS
3 3 (6.82%) Debian
3 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (6.82%) Ubuntu
4 2 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (93.18%) TDD
3 26 (59.09%) Scrum
4 19 (43.18%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (40.91%) Test Automation
6 12 (27.27%) OOP
7 9 (20.45%) MVC
8 8 (18.18%) DevOps
8 8 (18.18%) SDLC
9 7 (15.91%) Software Testing
10 6 (13.64%) Release Management
10 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
11 5 (11.36%) Manual Testing
11 5 (11.36%) Project Management
12 4 (9.09%) Functional Testing
12 4 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
13 3 (6.82%) API Testing
13 3 (6.82%) Continuous Delivery
13 3 (6.82%) CQRS
13 3 (6.82%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (77.27%) C#
2 29 (65.91%) Java
3 20 (45.45%) PHP
3 20 (45.45%) Ruby
4 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (25.00%) Python
5 8 (18.18%) C++
6 6 (13.64%) SQL
7 5 (11.36%) Groovy
8 3 (6.82%) Bash Shell
8 3 (6.82%) C
8 3 (6.82%) Perl
9 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) ISEB
1 4 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.55%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (27.27%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) TOWER Software
2 4 (9.09%) Alterian
2 4 (9.09%) Sitecore
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle
3 3 (6.82%) Perforce
3 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.55%) Atlassian
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