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

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 45 42 73
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +31
Permanent jobs citing BDD 42 36 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 5.79% 5.21% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.05% 6.14% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 41 36 12
Median salary £47,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
596 586 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 82.09% 84.80% 84.58%
Number of salaries quoted 569 511 642
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,300 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 25 August 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Southampton

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 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 Southampton region with a requirement for BDD.

1 67 (93.06%) TDD
2 59 (81.94%) C#
3 47 (65.28%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (56.94%) .NET
5 39 (54.17%) JavaScript
6 38 (52.78%) HTML
7 35 (48.61%) SQL
8 34 (47.22%) CSS
9 33 (45.83%) Software Engineering
10 32 (44.44%) AngularJS
11 31 (43.06%) F#
11 31 (43.06%) RESTful
11 31 (43.06%) Microsoft Azure
11 31 (43.06%) Amazon AWS
12 30 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web API
12 30 (41.67%) HTML5
12 30 (41.67%) CSS3
13 29 (40.28%) Scrum
14 27 (37.50%) MVC
14 27 (37.50%) Node.js
14 27 (37.50%) Domain-Driven Design
14 27 (37.50%) Selenium
15 26 (36.11%) Performance Testing
15 26 (36.11%) ASP.NET
15 26 (36.11%) Degree
16 25 (34.72%) Regression Testing
16 25 (34.72%) SoapUI
16 25 (34.72%) SDLC
17 24 (33.33%) Test Scripting
18 23 (31.94%) ASP.NET MVC

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 4 (5.56%) JBoss
1 4 (5.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 31 (43.06%) Amazon AWS
1 31 (43.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (15.28%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (31.94%) NoSQL
1 23 (31.94%) RDBMS
1 23 (31.94%) Relational Database
2 5 (6.94%) Big Data
2 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (37.50%) Selenium
2 25 (34.72%) SoapUI
3 9 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 9 (12.50%) NUnit
4 8 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 8 (11.11%) SpecFlow
5 6 (8.33%) WebDriver
6 5 (6.94%) Jenkins
7 4 (5.56%) Maven
8 3 (4.17%) Grunt
8 3 (4.17%) Jasmine
8 3 (4.17%) JIRA
8 3 (4.17%) Protractor
9 1 (1.39%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.39%) Subversion
General
1 17 (23.61%) Electronics
2 16 (22.22%) Retail
3 11 (15.28%) Finance
Job Titles
1 47 (65.28%) Developer
2 36 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 26 (36.11%) C# Developer
4 23 (31.94%) .NET Developer
5 22 (30.56%) C# Software Developer
6 21 (29.17%) Software Developer
7 20 (27.78%) C# .NET Developer
7 20 (27.78%) Senior C# Developer
8 18 (25.00%) F# Developer
8 18 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
9 17 (23.61%) JavaScript Developer
9 17 (23.61%) Senior Software Developer
10 16 (22.22%) .NET Software Developer
10 16 (22.22%) Senior C# Software Developer
10 16 (22.22%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 15 (20.83%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 12 (16.67%) Test Engineer
12 12 (16.67%) Tester
13 11 (15.28%) Senior .NET Software Developer
14 10 (13.89%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (56.94%) .NET
2 38 (52.78%) HTML
3 34 (47.22%) CSS
4 32 (44.44%) AngularJS
5 31 (43.06%) RESTful
6 30 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 30 (41.67%) CSS3
6 30 (41.67%) HTML5
7 27 (37.50%) Node.js
8 26 (36.11%) ASP.NET
9 23 (31.94%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (18.06%) Web Services
11 8 (11.11%) React
12 7 (9.72%) Kendo UI
12 7 (9.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (5.56%) .NET Framework
13 4 (5.56%) XML
14 3 (4.17%) REST
15 2 (2.78%) Ember.js
15 2 (2.78%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 17 (23.61%) Mathematics
3 10 (13.89%) Physics
4 8 (11.11%) Client/Server
4 8 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (11.11%) N-Tier
5 3 (4.17%) Fintech
6 1 (1.39%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 21 (29.17%) Windows
2 2 (2.78%) Linux
2 2 (2.78%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (93.06%) TDD
2 47 (65.28%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (45.83%) Software Engineering
4 29 (40.28%) Scrum
5 27 (37.50%) Domain-Driven Design
5 27 (37.50%) MVC
6 26 (36.11%) Performance Testing
7 25 (34.72%) Regression Testing
7 25 (34.72%) SDLC
8 24 (33.33%) Test Scripting
9 17 (23.61%) Software Testing
10 16 (22.22%) Exploratory Testing
10 16 (22.22%) Test Planning
11 12 (16.67%) Mentoring
12 8 (11.11%) Event-Driven Architecture
12 8 (11.11%) Unit Testing
12 8 (11.11%) User Stories
12 8 (11.11%) Web Development
13 5 (6.94%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (6.94%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (81.94%) C#
2 39 (54.17%) JavaScript
3 35 (48.61%) SQL
4 31 (43.06%) F#
5 17 (23.61%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.56%) Java
7 2 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (36.11%) Degree
2 16 (22.22%) ISEB
3 14 (19.44%) ISTQB
4 10 (13.89%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (23.61%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) SDET
Vendors
1 18 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.17%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.39%) Capita
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