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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 52 61 54
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs citing BDD 36 33 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 4.40% 3.72% 3.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.49% 4.34% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 32 33 30
Median salary £55,000 £35,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -3.44%
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.43%
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
656 760 834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 80.10% 85.59% 87.42%
Number of salaries quoted 621 591 734
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £70,000
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 3 May 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Southampton

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 77 (89.53%) TDD
2 59 (68.60%) JavaScript
2 59 (68.60%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (63.95%) HTML
4 54 (62.79%) C#
5 50 (58.14%) CSS
6 41 (47.67%) .NET
7 34 (39.53%) MVC
8 33 (38.37%) Scrum
9 27 (31.40%) Git (software)
10 26 (30.23%) HTML5
10 26 (30.23%) CSS3
11 25 (29.07%) Continuous Integration
11 25 (29.07%) Mentoring
12 24 (27.91%) ASP.NET
13 23 (26.74%) jQuery
14 22 (25.58%) ASP.NET MVC
15 21 (24.42%) Jenkins
15 21 (24.42%) RESTful
16 20 (23.26%) Java
17 19 (22.09%) Software Engineering
18 18 (20.93%) Web Development
18 18 (20.93%) ASP.NET Web API
18 18 (20.93%) SDLC
19 17 (19.77%) Maven
20 16 (18.60%) SQL
20 16 (18.60%) Domain-Driven Design
20 16 (18.60%) AngularJS
21 15 (17.44%) Selenium
22 14 (16.28%) RDBMS

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 10 (11.63%) Node.js
2 9 (10.47%) JBoss
2 9 (10.47%) WebLogic
3 7 (8.14%) Apache
4 5 (5.81%) CMS
5 4 (4.65%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.16%) Confluence
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 2 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.28%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (16.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.65%) Extranet
1 4 (4.65%) Intranet
2 1 (1.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.28%) NoSQL
1 14 (16.28%) RDBMS
1 14 (16.28%) Relational Database
2 13 (15.12%) SQL Server
3 9 (10.47%) Big Data
4 3 (3.49%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.49%) MySQL
4 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.16%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 27 (31.40%) Git (software)
2 21 (24.42%) Jenkins
3 17 (19.77%) Maven
4 15 (17.44%) Selenium
5 13 (15.12%) Cucumber
6 10 (11.63%) SoapUI
7 9 (10.47%) NUnit
8 8 (9.30%) Grunt
9 7 (8.14%) SpecFlow
9 7 (8.14%) Subversion
10 6 (6.98%) Bower
10 6 (6.98%) WebDriver
11 4 (4.65%) Mockito
11 4 (4.65%) PHPUnit
12 3 (3.49%) JIRA
13 2 (2.33%) Jasmine
13 2 (2.33%) JUnit
13 2 (2.33%) Protractor
13 2 (2.33%) RSpec
14 1 (1.16%) Bitbucket
General
1 10 (11.63%) Finance
2 6 (6.98%) Retail
3 4 (4.65%) Back Office
3 4 (4.65%) Marketing
4 1 (1.16%) Electronics
4 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 64 (74.42%) Developer
2 39 (45.35%) Senior Developer
3 17 (19.77%) C# Developer
4 16 (18.60%) .NET Developer
4 16 (18.60%) Senior C# Developer
5 13 (15.12%) Java Developer
5 13 (15.12%) Senior .NET Developer
6 12 (13.95%) Web Developer
7 11 (12.79%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (12.79%) JavaScript Developer
7 11 (12.79%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 11 (12.79%) Senior Java Developer
8 10 (11.63%) Software Engineer
9 9 (10.47%) .NET Software Engineer
9 9 (10.47%) Architect
9 9 (10.47%) C# Software Engineer
9 9 (10.47%) HTML Developer
10 8 (9.30%) HTML CSS Developer
11 7 (8.14%) F# Developer
11 7 (8.14%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (63.95%) HTML
2 50 (58.14%) CSS
3 41 (47.67%) .NET
4 26 (30.23%) CSS3
4 26 (30.23%) HTML5
5 24 (27.91%) ASP.NET
6 23 (26.74%) jQuery
7 22 (25.58%) ASP.NET MVC
8 21 (24.42%) RESTful
9 18 (20.93%) ASP.NET Web API
10 16 (18.60%) AngularJS
11 14 (16.28%) Sass
12 13 (15.12%) Web Services
13 10 (11.63%) .NET Framework
13 10 (11.63%) JSON
14 9 (10.47%) XML
15 8 (9.30%) Ajax
16 7 (8.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 5 (5.81%) Spring
18 4 (4.65%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.30%) Client/Server
1 8 (9.30%) Enterprise Software
1 8 (9.30%) N-Tier
2 5 (5.81%) User Experience
3 4 (4.65%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.65%) Fintech
4 3 (3.49%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.47%) Linux
2 8 (9.30%) Windows
3 3 (3.49%) CentOS
4 1 (1.16%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (89.53%) TDD
2 59 (68.60%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (39.53%) MVC
4 33 (38.37%) Scrum
5 25 (29.07%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (29.07%) Mentoring
6 19 (22.09%) Software Engineering
7 18 (20.93%) SDLC
7 18 (20.93%) Web Development
8 16 (18.60%) Domain-Driven Design
9 12 (13.95%) Unit Testing
10 11 (12.79%) Test Scripting
11 9 (10.47%) Coaching
12 8 (9.30%) Automated Testing
12 8 (9.30%) Event-Driven Architecture
13 7 (8.14%) Performance Testing
14 6 (6.98%) OO
14 6 (6.98%) SOLID
15 5 (5.81%) Defect Management
15 5 (5.81%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 59 (68.60%) JavaScript
2 54 (62.79%) C#
3 20 (23.26%) Java
4 16 (18.60%) SQL
5 10 (11.63%) F#
5 10 (11.63%) PHP
6 6 (6.98%) Ruby
7 4 (4.65%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.49%) Python
9 2 (2.33%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (8.14%) Degree
2 6 (6.98%) ISEB
3 5 (5.81%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.14%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (1.16%) Docker
1 1 (1.16%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 6 (6.98%) EPiServer
2 4 (4.65%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.65%) Zend
3 3 (3.49%) Oracle
4 1 (1.16%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.16%) Capita
4 1 (1.16%) SAP
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