The first table below looks at the demand for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 83 87 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.30% 0.29% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
822 765 656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 80.99% 74.42% 70.31%
Number of salaries quoted 691 692 589
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,772 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
BDD
Wales

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +6 3 £40,500 +1.25% 2
BDD
Wales

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 14 (82.35%) Web Services
2 12 (70.59%) Java
2 12 (70.59%) Selenium
2 12 (70.59%) WebDriver
2 12 (70.59%) SoapUI
3 11 (64.71%) JBehave
3 11 (64.71%) Groovy
3 11 (64.71%) Scrum
4 10 (58.82%) TDD
4 10 (58.82%) Maven
4 10 (58.82%) Automated Testing
5 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (52.94%) Jenkins
5 9 (52.94%) Mobile App
6 8 (47.06%) Android
6 8 (47.06%) Test Automation
6 8 (47.06%) SOAP
7 7 (41.18%) XML
7 7 (41.18%) JUnit
7 7 (41.18%) SOA
7 7 (41.18%) XQuery
7 7 (41.18%) Hudson
7 7 (41.18%) XPath
7 7 (41.18%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (41.18%) Automation Testing
8 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (35.29%) Apple iOS
9 5 (29.41%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (29.41%) JIRA
9 5 (29.41%) REST

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (11.76%) Node.js
2 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) HTTP
1 2 (11.76%) SSL
1 2 (11.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Selenium
1 12 (70.59%) WebDriver
1 12 (70.59%) SoapUI
2 11 (64.71%) JBehave
3 10 (58.82%) Maven
4 9 (52.94%) Jenkins
5 7 (41.18%) JUnit
5 7 (41.18%) Hudson
6 5 (29.41%) JIRA
6 5 (29.41%) Ant
7 4 (23.53%) CruiseControl
8 3 (17.65%) eggPlant
9 2 (11.76%) Subversion
9 2 (11.76%) Mercurial
9 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
9 2 (11.76%) Gerrit
10 1 (5.88%) Calabash
10 1 (5.88%) Apache Ivy
General
1 3 (17.65%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Analyst
1 11 (64.71%) Test Analyst
2 8 (47.06%) Senior Analyst
2 8 (47.06%) Senior Test Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Test Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Test Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Team Leader
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Automation Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Automation Tester
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) Web Services
2 8 (47.06%) SOAP
3 7 (41.18%) XML
4 5 (29.41%) REST
5 3 (17.65%) HTML
6 2 (11.76%) J2EE
6 2 (11.76%) JSON
7 1 (5.88%) JPA
7 1 (5.88%) Java EE
7 1 (5.88%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (5.88%) Spring Web Flow
7 1 (5.88%) Spring
7 1 (5.88%) Ajax
7 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
7 1 (5.88%) Struts
7 1 (5.88%) ADO
7 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
7 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Mobile App
2 7 (41.18%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (17.65%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (17.65%) Blackberry
4 2 (11.76%) DTV
4 2 (11.76%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Android
2 6 (35.29%) Apple iOS
3 3 (17.65%) Windows
4 2 (11.76%) Linux
4 2 (11.76%) UNIX
4 2 (11.76%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Scrum
2 10 (58.82%) TDD
2 10 (58.82%) Automated Testing
3 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (47.06%) Test Automation
5 7 (41.18%) SOA
5 7 (41.18%) Automation Testing
6 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (23.53%) Data Analysis
7 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
8 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
8 3 (17.65%) Code Coverage
9 2 (11.76%) MVC
9 2 (11.76%) Test Management
9 2 (11.76%) V-Model
10 1 (5.88%) Domain-Driven Design
10 1 (5.88%) Web Application Development
10 1 (5.88%) Web Development
10 1 (5.88%) UML
10 1 (5.88%) OO
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) Java
2 11 (64.71%) Groovy
3 7 (41.18%) XQuery
3 7 (41.18%) XPath
4 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 5 (29.41%) SQL
5 1 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
1 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
1 3 (17.65%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Xen
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) HP
3 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
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