The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 50 56 61
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs citing BDD 33 29 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 4.56% 3.72% 2.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.64% 4.48% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 30 29 24
Median salary £42,500 £34,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +23.63%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
BDD
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
585 648 758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 80.80% 83.18% 85.75%
Number of salaries quoted 559 522 673
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,325
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

BDD
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

BDD Salary Trend in Southampton

BDD
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Southampton

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 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 Southampton region with a requirement for BDD.

1 58 (85.29%) TDD
2 50 (73.53%) C#
3 46 (67.65%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (58.82%) HTML
4 40 (58.82%) JavaScript
5 37 (54.41%) .NET
6 32 (47.06%) CSS
7 24 (35.29%) Scrum
7 24 (35.29%) Domain-Driven Design
8 23 (33.82%) SQL
9 22 (32.35%) Software Engineering
10 20 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
10 20 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
10 20 (29.41%) HTML5
10 20 (29.41%) NoSQL
10 20 (29.41%) CSS3
10 20 (29.41%) MVC
10 20 (29.41%) RDBMS
10 20 (29.41%) AngularJS
10 20 (29.41%) Relational Database
11 19 (27.94%) Mentoring
12 18 (26.47%) ASP.NET
13 17 (25.00%) SDLC
13 17 (25.00%) Selenium
13 17 (25.00%) Git (software)
14 16 (23.53%) RESTful
14 16 (23.53%) Performance Testing
14 16 (23.53%) F#
14 16 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
15 15 (22.06%) Test Scripting

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 8 (11.76%) JBoss
1 8 (11.76%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.47%) CMS
2 1 (1.47%) Confluence
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
1 20 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) Extranet
1 2 (2.94%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (29.41%) NoSQL
1 20 (29.41%) RDBMS
1 20 (29.41%) Relational Database
2 9 (13.24%) Big Data
2 9 (13.24%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 17 (25.00%) Selenium
2 15 (22.06%) SoapUI
3 11 (16.18%) Jenkins
4 9 (13.24%) Cucumber
4 9 (13.24%) NUnit
5 8 (11.76%) Grunt
5 8 (11.76%) Maven
5 8 (11.76%) SpecFlow
6 6 (8.82%) WebDriver
7 5 (7.35%) JIRA
8 4 (5.88%) Bower
8 4 (5.88%) Jasmine
8 4 (5.88%) Protractor
9 2 (2.94%) Subversion
10 1 (1.47%) Bitbucket
General
1 11 (16.18%) Retail
2 10 (14.71%) Finance
3 2 (2.94%) Back Office
4 1 (1.47%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 47 (69.12%) Developer
2 35 (51.47%) Senior Developer
3 24 (35.29%) C# Developer
4 22 (32.35%) .NET Developer
5 19 (27.94%) Senior C# Developer
6 18 (26.47%) C# .NET Developer
6 18 (26.47%) Senior .NET Developer
7 16 (23.53%) C# Software Developer
8 15 (22.06%) Software Developer
9 14 (20.59%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 12 (17.65%) F# Developer
11 11 (16.18%) JavaScript Developer
11 11 (16.18%) Senior C# Software Developer
11 11 (16.18%) Senior Software Developer
12 10 (14.71%) .NET Software Developer
12 10 (14.71%) Senior JavaScript Developer
12 10 (14.71%) Software Engineer
12 10 (14.71%) Tester
13 9 (13.24%) .NET Software Engineer
13 9 (13.24%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (58.82%) HTML
2 37 (54.41%) .NET
3 32 (47.06%) CSS
4 20 (29.41%) AngularJS
4 20 (29.41%) CSS3
4 20 (29.41%) HTML5
5 18 (26.47%) ASP.NET
6 16 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
6 16 (23.53%) RESTful
7 15 (22.06%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (22.06%) Node.js
8 13 (19.12%) Web Services
9 8 (11.76%) .NET Framework
9 8 (11.76%) XML
10 4 (5.88%) jQuery
10 4 (5.88%) REST
11 3 (4.41%) Aurelia
11 3 (4.41%) React
12 2 (2.94%) Ruby on Rails
13 1 (1.47%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Client/Server
1 8 (11.76%) N-Tier
2 7 (10.29%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.88%) Fintech
5 1 (1.47%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.47%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (2.94%) Linux
2 2 (2.94%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (85.29%) TDD
2 46 (67.65%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (35.29%) Domain-Driven Design
3 24 (35.29%) Scrum
4 22 (32.35%) Software Engineering
5 20 (29.41%) MVC
6 19 (27.94%) Mentoring
7 17 (25.00%) SDLC
8 16 (23.53%) Performance Testing
9 15 (22.06%) Test Scripting
10 12 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (11.76%) Event-Driven Architecture
11 8 (11.76%) Software Testing
11 8 (11.76%) SOLID
11 8 (11.76%) Unit Testing
11 8 (11.76%) User Stories
12 7 (10.29%) Test Planning
13 5 (7.35%) Automated Testing
14 4 (5.88%) Defect Management
14 4 (5.88%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 50 (73.53%) C#
2 40 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 23 (33.82%) SQL
4 16 (23.53%) F#
5 11 (16.18%) Java
6 8 (11.76%) T-SQL
7 4 (5.88%) PHP
7 4 (5.88%) Ruby
8 2 (2.94%) Python
9 1 (1.47%) VB
9 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (17.65%) ISTQB
2 10 (14.71%) ISEB
3 8 (11.76%) Degree
4 1 (1.47%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.18%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) SDET
Vendors
1 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.88%) EPiServer
3 2 (2.94%) Oracle
4 1 (1.47%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.47%) Capita
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