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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 69 73 76
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs citing BDD 26 28 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.37% 2.23% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.74% 2.64% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 24 27 13
Median salary £48,750 £36,779 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.55% +8.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
948 1060 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 86.26% 84.53% 77.91%
Number of salaries quoted 849 908 776
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -1 12 £42,500 +21.42%
Newport +6 9 £50,000 +35.94%
Torfaen +3 2 £55,000 +39.24% 1
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £41,000 -
BDD
Wales

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 28 (63.64%) Java
4 25 (56.82%) Scrum
5 23 (52.27%) C#
6 18 (40.91%) MongoDB
7 17 (38.64%) Web Services
8 14 (31.82%) Oracle
8 14 (31.82%) QA
9 13 (29.55%) .NET
10 12 (27.27%) Python
10 12 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (25.00%) Software Engineering
11 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
11 11 (25.00%) SQL
11 11 (25.00%) MVC
11 11 (25.00%) SOAP
11 11 (25.00%) NoSQL
11 11 (25.00%) Cucumber
11 11 (25.00%) SDLC
12 9 (20.45%) Git (software)
12 9 (20.45%) Test Automation
12 9 (20.45%) RESTful
12 9 (20.45%) REST
12 9 (20.45%) OOP
12 9 (20.45%) Spring
12 9 (20.45%) Selenium
12 9 (20.45%) Java EE
13 8 (18.18%) Maven
13 8 (18.18%) JUnit

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 6 (13.64%) JBoss
2 4 (9.09%) CMS
2 4 (9.09%) Mule
2 4 (9.09%) Mule ESB
2 4 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 4 (9.09%) Umbraco
3 3 (6.82%) OpenStack
4 2 (4.55%) Confluence
5 1 (2.27%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.27%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) Broadband
2 1 (2.27%) HTTP
2 1 (2.27%) LAN
2 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.27%) tcpdump
2 1 (2.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.91%) MongoDB
2 11 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 8 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (13.64%) Big Data
5 5 (11.36%) Amazon Redshift
5 5 (11.36%) Neo4j
6 4 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
8 1 (2.27%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 11 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 9 (20.45%) Git (software)
2 9 (20.45%) Selenium
3 8 (18.18%) JUnit
3 8 (18.18%) Maven
4 6 (13.64%) TestNG
5 5 (11.36%) WebDriver
6 4 (9.09%) IntelliJ
6 4 (9.09%) Jenkins
7 3 (6.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (6.82%) Hudson
8 2 (4.55%) Apache Ivy
8 2 (4.55%) Appium
8 2 (4.55%) Calabash
8 2 (4.55%) eggPlant
8 2 (4.55%) FishEye
8 2 (4.55%) JIRA
8 2 (4.55%) Robotium
8 2 (4.55%) SpecFlow
8 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (11.36%) Games
2 3 (6.82%) Finance
3 2 (4.55%) Advertising
4 1 (2.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 27 (61.36%) Developer
2 14 (31.82%) Senior Developer
3 9 (20.45%) .NET Developer
3 9 (20.45%) Java Developer
3 9 (20.45%) Senior .NET Developer
4 8 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 7 (15.91%) Agile Developer
5 7 (15.91%) C# Developer
6 6 (13.64%) Senior C# Developer
7 5 (11.36%) .NET Applications Developer
7 5 (11.36%) Analyst
7 5 (11.36%) Applications Developer
7 5 (11.36%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (11.36%) C# Application Developer
7 5 (11.36%) Senior .NET Applications Developer
7 5 (11.36%) Senior Applications Developer
7 5 (11.36%) Senior C# Application Developer
7 5 (11.36%) Software Engineer
7 5 (11.36%) Test Analyst
7 5 (11.36%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (38.64%) Web Services
2 13 (29.55%) .NET
3 11 (25.00%) SOAP
4 9 (20.45%) Java EE
4 9 (20.45%) REST
4 9 (20.45%) RESTful
4 9 (20.45%) Spring
5 8 (18.18%) Apache Camel
5 8 (18.18%) Node.js
6 7 (15.91%) JPA
7 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET
7 6 (13.64%) JSON
8 5 (11.36%) Hibernate
8 5 (11.36%) J2EE
9 4 (9.09%) Spring Boot
9 4 (9.09%) Spring Integration
9 4 (9.09%) XML
10 3 (6.82%) CSS
10 3 (6.82%) Dropwizard
10 3 (6.82%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.82%) Digital Media
2 3 (6.82%) Digital TV
2 3 (6.82%) Fintech
2 3 (6.82%) User Experience
3 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) Replication
4 1 (2.27%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Android
1 4 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.82%) CentOS
2 3 (6.82%) Linux
2 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (6.82%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.27%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (93.18%) TDD
3 25 (56.82%) Scrum
4 12 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (25.00%) MVC
5 11 (25.00%) SDLC
5 11 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 9 (20.45%) OOP
6 9 (20.45%) Test Automation
7 8 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (18.18%) Project Management
8 6 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (13.64%) DevOps
8 6 (13.64%) Manual Testing
8 6 (13.64%) Non-Functional Testing
8 6 (13.64%) Release Management
9 5 (11.36%) Exploratory Testing
9 5 (11.36%) Integration Testing
9 5 (11.36%) Software Testing
10 4 (9.09%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (63.64%) Java
2 23 (52.27%) C#
3 12 (27.27%) Python
4 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (25.00%) SQL
5 7 (15.91%) C++
5 7 (15.91%) PHP
6 5 (11.36%) Ruby
7 3 (6.82%) Bash Shell
7 3 (6.82%) Groovy
7 3 (6.82%) Perl
7 3 (6.82%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.55%) Korn
8 2 (4.55%) Objective-C
8 2 (4.55%) Scala
9 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) ISEB
1 5 (11.36%) ISTQB
2 3 (6.82%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (31.82%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Docker
2 2 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.27%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) Oracle
2 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.36%) Sitecore
3 5 (11.36%) TOWER Software
4 4 (9.09%) Alterian
5 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.55%) Atlassian
6 2 (4.55%) Perforce
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