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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 61 32 61
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +29
Permanent jobs citing BDD 16 53 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.54% 7.39% 2.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.06% 8.55% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 15 52 21
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -5.55%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
523 620 656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 83.15% 86.47% 84.86%
Number of salaries quoted 421 567 548
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 9 December 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Southampton

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 53 (100.00%) TDD
2 44 (83.02%) C#
3 39 (73.58%) Software Engineering
4 35 (66.04%) .NET
5 34 (64.15%) Degree
6 32 (60.38%) JavaScript
7 31 (58.49%) Microsoft Azure
7 31 (58.49%) Amazon AWS
8 30 (56.60%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (56.60%) F#
8 30 (56.60%) RESTful
9 29 (54.72%) Mathematics
10 28 (52.83%) AngularJS
10 28 (52.83%) Electronics
10 28 (52.83%) ASP.NET Web API
11 27 (50.94%) HTML
11 27 (50.94%) Computer Science
12 26 (49.06%) CSS
13 25 (47.17%) Node.js
14 24 (45.28%) CSS3
14 24 (45.28%) SaaS
14 24 (45.28%) HTML5
15 23 (43.40%) ASP.NET
16 22 (41.51%) Scrum
16 22 (41.51%) MVC
16 22 (41.51%) NoSQL
16 22 (41.51%) Domain-Driven Design
17 21 (39.62%) Physics
17 21 (39.62%) ASP.NET MVC
17 21 (39.62%) PhD

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 1 (1.89%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.89%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (1.89%) JBoss
1 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (15.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 31 (58.49%) Amazon AWS
1 31 (58.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (45.28%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (41.51%) NoSQL
2 21 (39.62%) RDBMS
2 21 (39.62%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.66%) Big Data
3 3 (5.66%) Cognos Impromptu
4 1 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.89%) HBase
4 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.89%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 18 (33.96%) Selenium
2 17 (32.08%) SoapUI
3 4 (7.55%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.66%) HP UFT
4 3 (5.66%) JIRA
4 3 (5.66%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.77%) NUnit
5 2 (3.77%) SpecFlow
5 2 (3.77%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.89%) Maven
6 1 (1.89%) YouTrack
General
1 28 (52.83%) Electronics
2 9 (16.98%) Retail
3 6 (11.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (47.17%) Developer
2 20 (37.74%) Senior Developer
3 16 (30.19%) C# Developer
4 15 (28.30%) C# Software Developer
4 15 (28.30%) Software Developer
5 14 (26.42%) .NET Developer
5 14 (26.42%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (24.53%) .NET Software Developer
7 12 (22.64%) Senior Software Developer
7 12 (22.64%) Software Engineer
8 11 (20.75%) F# Developer
8 11 (20.75%) Senior .NET Developer
8 11 (20.75%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 11 (20.75%) Senior C# Developer
9 10 (18.87%) Senior .NET Software Developer
9 10 (18.87%) Senior C# Software Developer
10 9 (16.98%) C# Software Engineer
11 7 (13.21%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 7 (13.21%) Senior Software Engineer
11 7 (13.21%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (66.04%) .NET
2 30 (56.60%) RESTful
3 28 (52.83%) AngularJS
3 28 (52.83%) ASP.NET Web API
4 27 (50.94%) HTML
5 26 (49.06%) CSS
6 25 (47.17%) Node.js
7 24 (45.28%) CSS3
7 24 (45.28%) HTML5
8 23 (43.40%) ASP.NET
9 21 (39.62%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (16.98%) React
11 8 (15.09%) Kendo UI
11 8 (15.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (9.43%) Web Services
13 2 (3.77%) Ember.js
14 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
14 1 (1.89%) Aurelia
14 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (54.72%) Mathematics
2 27 (50.94%) Computer Science
3 21 (39.62%) Physics
4 6 (11.32%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.77%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.77%) N-Tier
5 2 (3.77%) Smart Energy
6 1 (1.89%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 13 (24.53%) Windows
2 3 (5.66%) Linux
3 1 (1.89%) Android
3 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (100.00%) TDD
2 39 (73.58%) Software Engineering
3 30 (56.60%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (41.51%) Domain-Driven Design
4 22 (41.51%) MVC
4 22 (41.51%) Scrum
5 14 (26.42%) Performance Testing
5 14 (26.42%) Test Scripting
6 13 (24.53%) Regression Testing
6 13 (24.53%) SDLC
7 12 (22.64%) Web Development
8 11 (20.75%) Exploratory Testing
8 11 (20.75%) Software Testing
8 11 (20.75%) Test Planning
9 5 (9.43%) User Stories
10 4 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (5.66%) Project Planning
11 3 (5.66%) Rapid Prototyping
11 3 (5.66%) Test Management
11 3 (5.66%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (83.02%) C#
2 32 (60.38%) JavaScript
3 30 (56.60%) F#
4 18 (33.96%) SQL
5 11 (20.75%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.66%) PHP
7 2 (3.77%) Java
8 1 (1.89%) Go
8 1 (1.89%) Python
8 1 (1.89%) Ruby
8 1 (1.89%) Scala
Qualifications
1 34 (64.15%) Degree
2 21 (39.62%) PhD
3 9 (16.98%) ISEB
3 9 (16.98%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (24.53%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) HDFS
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.89%) Cloudera
2 1 (1.89%) Hortonworks