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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 70 71 70
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing BDD 21 26 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.87% 2.12% 2.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 2.54% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 20 26 21
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £40,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
941 1024 902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 83.72% 83.59% 78.64%
Number of salaries quoted 839 862 807
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,650 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Newport +8 9 £50,000 +35.94% 2
Cardiff -4 7 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Torfaen +9 2 £55,000 +39.24%
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £41,000 -
BDD
Wales

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 40 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (92.50%) TDD
3 27 (67.50%) Scrum
4 25 (62.50%) Java
5 24 (60.00%) C#
6 15 (37.50%) Web Services
7 14 (35.00%) MongoDB
8 13 (32.50%) QA
9 12 (30.00%) SDLC
10 11 (27.50%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (27.50%) .NET
10 11 (27.50%) MVC
11 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
11 10 (25.00%) OOP
11 10 (25.00%) Python
11 10 (25.00%) Software Engineering
12 9 (22.50%) Oracle
12 9 (22.50%) Cucumber
12 9 (22.50%) Test Automation
13 8 (20.00%) Node.js
13 8 (20.00%) REST
13 8 (20.00%) PHP
13 8 (20.00%) Project Management
13 8 (20.00%) Ruby
14 7 (17.50%) Software Testing
14 7 (17.50%) Selenium
14 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
14 7 (17.50%) SOAP
14 7 (17.50%) SQL
14 7 (17.50%) Continuous Improvement

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 4 (10.00%) CMS
1 4 (10.00%) JBoss
1 4 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 4 (10.00%) Umbraco
2 2 (5.00%) Confluence
2 2 (5.00%) Mule
2 2 (5.00%) Mule ESB
2 2 (5.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.50%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.00%) SaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) LAN
1 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
1 3 (7.50%) tcpdump
1 3 (7.50%) Wireshark
2 2 (5.00%) Broadband
3 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.00%) MongoDB
2 7 (17.50%) Big Data
3 6 (15.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (12.50%) Amazon Redshift
4 5 (12.50%) NoSQL
5 4 (10.00%) Neo4j
6 2 (5.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Cucumber
2 7 (17.50%) Selenium
3 6 (15.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 5 (12.50%) Maven
5 4 (10.00%) JMeter
5 4 (10.00%) WebDriver
6 3 (7.50%) Subversion
6 3 (7.50%) TestLink
6 3 (7.50%) The Grinder
6 3 (7.50%) VersionOne
7 2 (5.00%) AnthillPro
7 2 (5.00%) Apache Ivy
7 2 (5.00%) Calabash
7 2 (5.00%) IntelliJ
7 2 (5.00%) JIRA
7 2 (5.00%) JUnit
7 2 (5.00%) TeamCity
7 2 (5.00%) TestNG
General
1 5 (12.50%) Games
2 2 (5.00%) Advertising
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 24 (60.00%) Developer
2 16 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 9 (22.50%) .NET Developer
3 9 (22.50%) Senior .NET Developer
4 8 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 7 (17.50%) C# Developer
6 6 (15.00%) Java Developer
6 6 (15.00%) Senior C# Developer
7 5 (12.50%) .NET Applications Developer
7 5 (12.50%) Agile Developer
7 5 (12.50%) Applications Developer
7 5 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (12.50%) C# Application Developer
7 5 (12.50%) Senior .NET Applications Developer
7 5 (12.50%) Senior Applications Developer
7 5 (12.50%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 5 (12.50%) Senior C# Application Developer
7 5 (12.50%) Test Engineer
8 4 (10.00%) Analyst
8 4 (10.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (37.50%) Web Services
2 11 (27.50%) .NET
3 8 (20.00%) Node.js
3 8 (20.00%) REST
4 7 (17.50%) SOAP
5 6 (15.00%) Java EE
5 6 (15.00%) RESTful
6 5 (12.50%) Apache Camel
7 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
7 4 (10.00%) JPA
7 4 (10.00%) JSON
7 4 (10.00%) Spring
8 3 (7.50%) CSS
8 3 (7.50%) HTML
8 3 (7.50%) J2EE
9 2 (5.00%) Ajax
9 2 (5.00%) JMX
9 2 (5.00%) JSF
9 2 (5.00%) SVG
9 2 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (10.00%) User Experience
2 3 (7.50%) Client/Server
2 3 (7.50%) Fintech
2 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.50%) Statistics
3 2 (5.00%) Blog
3 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.00%) Digital Media
3 2 (5.00%) Digital TV
3 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Android
1 3 (7.50%) Apple iOS
1 3 (7.50%) CentOS
1 3 (7.50%) Debian
1 3 (7.50%) Linux
1 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (7.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (92.50%) TDD
3 27 (67.50%) Scrum
4 12 (30.00%) SDLC
5 11 (27.50%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (27.50%) MVC
6 10 (25.00%) OOP
6 10 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 9 (22.50%) Test Automation
8 8 (20.00%) Project Management
9 7 (17.50%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (17.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (17.50%) Software Testing
10 6 (15.00%) Manual Testing
10 6 (15.00%) Release Management
11 5 (12.50%) DevOps
11 5 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
11 5 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
12 4 (10.00%) Functional Testing
13 3 (7.50%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (62.50%) Java
2 24 (60.00%) C#
3 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (25.00%) Python
4 8 (20.00%) PHP
4 8 (20.00%) Ruby
5 7 (17.50%) SQL
6 6 (15.00%) C++
7 5 (12.50%) Groovy
8 3 (7.50%) Bash Shell
8 3 (7.50%) C
8 3 (7.50%) Perl
9 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) ISEB
1 4 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (32.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Oracle
2 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.00%) TOWER Software
4 5 (12.50%) Sitecore
5 4 (10.00%) Alterian
6 3 (7.50%) Perforce
6 3 (7.50%) Red Hat
7 2 (5.00%) Atlassian
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