The first table below looks at the demand for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 22 July 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 Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 60 84 83
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -1
Permanent jobs citing BDD 21 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.46% 1.21% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% 1.63% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 2
Average salary £40,000 £51,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.95% +13.88%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
693 676 678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 81.05% 74.45% 77.84%
Number of salaries quoted 610 631 637
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
BDD
Hampshire

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 July 2014.

BDD Salary Histogram in Southampton

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 45 (90.00%) TDD
2 33 (66.00%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (58.00%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (52.00%) HTML
4 26 (52.00%) JavaScript
5 24 (48.00%) CSS
5 24 (48.00%) CSS3
6 23 (46.00%) HTML5
6 23 (46.00%) AngularJS
7 22 (44.00%) Node.js
8 20 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
9 18 (36.00%) Scrum
10 15 (30.00%) Selenium
11 12 (24.00%) .NET
11 12 (24.00%) Web Development
12 11 (22.00%) Unit Testing
12 11 (22.00%) Automated Testing
13 10 (20.00%) Web Services
13 10 (20.00%) Jenkins
13 10 (20.00%) User Stories
14 9 (18.00%) Maven
14 9 (18.00%) System Testing
14 9 (18.00%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (18.00%) Gherkin
15 8 (16.00%) PHP
16 7 (14.00%) C++
16 7 (14.00%) MySQL
16 7 (14.00%) Ant
16 7 (14.00%) Software Engineering
16 7 (14.00%) Internet

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 22 (44.00%) Node.js
2 6 (12.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) MySQL
2 3 (6.00%) Big Data
3 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (30.00%) Selenium
2 10 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 9 (18.00%) Maven
4 7 (14.00%) Ant
4 7 (14.00%) PHPUnit
4 7 (14.00%) Behat
5 6 (12.00%) Cucumber
6 3 (6.00%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (6.00%) JIRA
7 2 (4.00%) SoapUI
7 2 (4.00%) RSpec
7 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
7 2 (4.00%) FitNesse
7 2 (4.00%) LoadRunner
7 2 (4.00%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (2.00%) Subversion
8 1 (2.00%) NUnit
8 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (2.00%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (6.00%) Multimedia
1 3 (6.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (62.00%) Developer
2 18 (36.00%) Web Developer
3 16 (32.00%) Graduate
4 13 (26.00%) Graduate Developer
5 11 (22.00%) Graduate Web Developer
5 11 (22.00%) Software Developer
6 9 (18.00%) Graduate Software Developer
6 9 (18.00%) Senior Developer
7 8 (16.00%) Test Engineer
8 7 (14.00%) Senior Test Engineer
9 4 (8.00%) PHP Developer
9 4 (8.00%) Senior Web Developer
10 3 (6.00%) Test Analyst
10 3 (6.00%) Analyst
11 2 (4.00%) UI Programmer
11 2 (4.00%) Automated Test Engineer
11 2 (4.00%) Automation Tester
11 2 (4.00%) Automation Engineer
11 2 (4.00%) Test Leader
11 2 (4.00%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (52.00%) HTML
2 24 (48.00%) CSS
2 24 (48.00%) CSS3
3 23 (46.00%) HTML5
3 23 (46.00%) AngularJS
4 20 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
5 12 (24.00%) .NET
6 10 (20.00%) Web Services
7 9 (18.00%) Gherkin
8 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET
8 5 (10.00%) jQuery
9 4 (8.00%) Ajax
9 4 (8.00%) LAMP
10 3 (6.00%) Ember.js
11 2 (4.00%) .NET Framework
11 2 (4.00%) XML
11 2 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (2.00%) Underscore.js
12 1 (2.00%) Highcharts JS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.00%) Kindle
2 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.00%) Physics
3 1 (2.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Linux
2 3 (6.00%) Android
2 3 (6.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (90.00%) TDD
2 33 (66.00%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (58.00%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (36.00%) Scrum
5 12 (24.00%) Web Development
6 11 (22.00%) Unit Testing
6 11 (22.00%) Automated Testing
7 10 (20.00%) User Stories
8 9 (18.00%) System Testing
8 9 (18.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (14.00%) Software Engineering
9 7 (14.00%) Regression Testing
10 6 (12.00%) Automation Testing
10 6 (12.00%) Test Strategy
10 6 (12.00%) MVC
11 5 (10.00%) Kanban
11 5 (10.00%) Web Testing
12 4 (8.00%) OOP
13 3 (6.00%) Agile Testing
13 3 (6.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (52.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (16.00%) PHP
3 7 (14.00%) C++
4 6 (12.00%) SQL
5 5 (10.00%) Java
5 5 (10.00%) C#
6 3 (6.00%) C
7 2 (4.00%) R
7 2 (4.00%) PHP5
7 2 (4.00%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.00%) Python
7 2 (4.00%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Degree
1 2 (4.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) QA
2 2 (4.00%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Puppet
1 2 (4.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.00%) Twitter
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