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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 73 74 72
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing BDD 19 23 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.67% 1.86% 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 2.21% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 18 22 19
Median salary £47,500 £39,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.25% +1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £41,000 £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
951 1039 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 83.42% 83.99% 80.43%
Number of salaries quoted 831 870 780
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +3 9 £35,000 -7.89% 1
Newport +5 8 £51,000 +82.14%
Torfaen +11 1 £55,000 +39.24%
BDD
Wales

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 30 (68.18%) C#
3 30 (68.18%) Java
4 27 (61.36%) Scrum
5 18 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (36.36%) Test Automation
6 16 (36.36%) Ruby
6 16 (36.36%) PHP
7 15 (34.09%) Cucumber
8 14 (31.82%) Web Services
9 13 (29.55%) QA
10 12 (27.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 12 (27.27%) MongoDB
10 12 (27.27%) Jenkins
11 11 (25.00%) SDLC
11 11 (25.00%) OOP
12 10 (22.73%) Python
12 10 (22.73%) JavaScript
12 10 (22.73%) Maven
13 9 (20.45%) Blog
13 9 (20.45%) TeamCity
13 9 (20.45%) AnthillPro
13 9 (20.45%) .NET
13 9 (20.45%) MVC
13 9 (20.45%) Hudson
14 8 (18.18%) Node.js
14 8 (18.18%) REST
14 8 (18.18%) Big Data
14 8 (18.18%) Software Engineering

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 (9.09%) CMS
1 4 (9.09%) JBoss
1 4 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
1 4 (9.09%) Umbraco
2 2 (4.55%) Confluence
2 2 (4.55%) Mule
2 2 (4.55%) Mule ESB
2 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.27%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) SaaS
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) LAN
1 3 (6.82%) TCP/IP
1 3 (6.82%) tcpdump
1 3 (6.82%) Wireshark
2 1 (2.27%) Broadband
2 1 (2.27%) HTTP
2 1 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) MongoDB
2 8 (18.18%) Big Data
3 6 (13.64%) Amazon Redshift
4 4 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (9.09%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (4.55%) Neo4j
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 15 (34.09%) Cucumber
2 12 (27.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 12 (27.27%) Jenkins
3 10 (22.73%) Maven
4 9 (20.45%) AnthillPro
4 9 (20.45%) Hudson
4 9 (20.45%) TeamCity
5 7 (15.91%) Selenium
5 7 (15.91%) SoapUI
6 6 (13.64%) Ant
6 6 (13.64%) Gradle
6 6 (13.64%) RSpec
7 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
7 5 (11.36%) JMeter
8 4 (9.09%) WebDriver
9 3 (6.82%) JUnit
9 3 (6.82%) Subversion
9 3 (6.82%) TestLink
9 3 (6.82%) The Grinder
9 3 (6.82%) VersionOne
General
1 7 (15.91%) Games
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (65.91%) Developer
2 20 (45.45%) Senior Developer
3 9 (20.45%) Software Developer
3 9 (20.45%) Test Engineer
4 8 (18.18%) .NET Developer
5 7 (15.91%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Agile Developer
6 5 (11.36%) C# Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Java Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (9.09%) .NET Applications Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) Applications Developer
7 4 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (9.09%) C# Application Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Senior Applications Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Senior C# Application Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Senior Test Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.82%) Web Services
2 9 (20.45%) .NET
3 8 (18.18%) Node.js
3 8 (18.18%) REST
4 7 (15.91%) SOAP
5 5 (11.36%) Java EE
6 4 (9.09%) Apache Camel
6 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET
6 4 (9.09%) JPA
6 4 (9.09%) JSON
6 4 (9.09%) RESTful
6 4 (9.09%) Spring
7 3 (6.82%) CSS
7 3 (6.82%) HTML
8 2 (4.55%) Hibernate
8 2 (4.55%) J2EE
8 2 (4.55%) Java EE 5
8 2 (4.55%) JMX
8 2 (4.55%) SVG
8 2 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Blog
2 5 (11.36%) 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 2 (4.55%) Fintech
5 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.27%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.27%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Android
1 5 (11.36%) Apple iOS
2 4 (9.09%) 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 1 (2.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (93.18%) TDD
3 27 (61.36%) Scrum
4 18 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (36.36%) Test Automation
6 11 (25.00%) OOP
6 11 (25.00%) SDLC
7 9 (20.45%) MVC
8 8 (18.18%) Software Engineering
9 7 (15.91%) Project Management
9 7 (15.91%) Software Testing
10 6 (13.64%) DevOps
10 6 (13.64%) Manual Testing
10 6 (13.64%) Release Management
11 5 (11.36%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (11.36%) Non-Functional Testing
12 4 (9.09%) Functional Testing
13 3 (6.82%) API Testing
13 3 (6.82%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (68.18%) C#
1 30 (68.18%) Java
2 16 (36.36%) PHP
2 16 (36.36%) Ruby
3 10 (22.73%) JavaScript
3 10 (22.73%) Python
4 7 (15.91%) C++
4 7 (15.91%) SQL
5 5 (11.36%) Groovy
6 3 (6.82%) Bash Shell
6 3 (6.82%) C
6 3 (6.82%) Perl
7 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) ISEB
1 4 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.55%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (29.55%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) TOWER Software
2 6 (13.64%) Oracle
3 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (9.09%) Alterian
4 4 (9.09%) Sitecore
5 3 (6.82%) Perforce
5 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.55%) Atlassian