The table below looks at the statistics for Feature Driven Development skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Feature Driven Development over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Feature Driven Development (FDD)
Rank 864 908 849
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -59
Permanent jobs citing Feature Driven Development 33 23 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.020% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.035% 0.024% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 33 15 32
Average salary £57,500 £62,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +20.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £68,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +4.16%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93168 97426 88156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.87% 82.77% 80.95%
Number of salaries quoted 76231 78605 72151
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +4.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

Feature Driven Development
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Feature Driven Development within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Feature Driven Development Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Feature Driven Development
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Feature Driven Development within the UK.

Feature Driven Development Salary Trend in the UK

Feature Driven Development
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Feature Driven Development over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 within the UK.

Feature Driven Development Salary Histogram in the UK

Feature Driven Development
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Feature Driven Development within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +53 33 £57,500 -8.00% 2
London +33 22 £57,500 -4.16% 2
Manchester +7 5 £72,500 +31.81%
North West 0 5 £72,500 +31.81%
East of England +6 4 £50,000 -
Essex - 4 £50,000 -
South East +27 2 £42,500 -35.84%
Hampshire - 2 £42,500 -
Southampton - 2 £42,500 -

Feature Driven Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Feature Driven Development 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 Feature Driven Development.

1 79 (90.80%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (81.61%) TDD
3 62 (71.26%) BDD
4 50 (57.47%) Continuous Integration
5 45 (51.72%) Scrum
6 42 (48.28%) Waterfall
7 38 (43.68%) Kanban
8 37 (42.53%) Java
9 34 (39.08%) JBehave
10 33 (37.93%) Web Services
11 32 (36.78%) Continuous Improvement
12 30 (34.48%) SQL
13 29 (33.33%) Internet
13 29 (33.33%) ATDD
14 28 (32.18%) Finance
14 28 (32.18%) E-Commerce
15 27 (31.03%) .NET
15 27 (31.03%) JavaScript
15 27 (31.03%) C#
15 27 (31.03%) Selenium
15 27 (31.03%) QA
16 25 (28.74%) JIRA
17 24 (27.59%) V-Model
17 24 (27.59%) TestNG
17 24 (27.59%) JUnit
17 24 (27.59%) Cucumber
17 24 (27.59%) SoapUI
17 24 (27.59%) WebDriver
17 24 (27.59%) Continuous Delivery
17 24 (27.59%) SDLC

Feature Driven Development
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Feature Driven Development 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 Feature Driven Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (11.49%) IIS
2 7 (8.05%) MS Project Server
3 5 (5.75%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.60%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.45%) JBoss
5 3 (3.45%) Apache
5 3 (3.45%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (8.05%) MS Project
2 6 (6.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (1.15%) Connectrix
2 1 (1.15%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.39%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.79%) MongoDB
2 12 (13.79%) Apache Cassandra
3 10 (11.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (11.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (6.90%) NoSQL
4 6 (6.90%) Big Data
5 3 (3.45%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.45%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.30%) MySQL
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 34 (39.08%) JBehave
2 27 (31.03%) Selenium
3 25 (28.74%) JIRA
4 24 (27.59%) TestNG
4 24 (27.59%) JUnit
4 24 (27.59%) Cucumber
4 24 (27.59%) SoapUI
4 24 (27.59%) WebDriver
5 17 (19.54%) Git (software)
5 17 (19.54%) Jenkins
6 14 (16.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 14 (16.09%) Hudson
7 8 (9.20%) SpecFlow
8 6 (6.90%) ReSharper
9 3 (3.45%) Maven
9 3 (3.45%) Visual Studio
10 2 (2.30%) HP UFT
General
1 28 (32.18%) Finance
2 14 (16.09%) Banking
3 8 (9.20%) Back Office
4 4 (4.60%) Games
5 3 (3.45%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.30%) Front Office
7 1 (1.15%) Marketing
7 1 (1.15%) Electronics
7 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 53 (60.92%) Developer
2 30 (34.48%) Java Developer
3 20 (22.99%) Senior Developer
4 14 (16.09%) Java Software Developer
4 14 (16.09%) Java Software Engineer
4 14 (16.09%) Software Engineer
4 14 (16.09%) Software Developer
5 11 (12.64%) Development Manager
6 10 (11.49%) Architect
6 10 (11.49%) ScrumMaster
6 10 (11.49%) Senior Architect
7 9 (10.34%) Lead Developer
8 7 (8.05%) Agile Project Manager
8 7 (8.05%) Project Manager
9 6 (6.90%) Technical Architect
9 6 (6.90%) Lead Architect
9 6 (6.90%) Technical Leader
9 6 (6.90%) .NET Team Leader
9 6 (6.90%) Team Leader
9 6 (6.90%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (37.93%) Web Services
2 27 (31.03%) .NET
3 16 (18.39%) KnockoutJS
3 16 (18.39%) AngularJS
4 15 (17.24%) .NET Framework
5 10 (11.49%) Hibernate
5 10 (11.49%) ASP.NET
5 10 (11.49%) WinForms
5 10 (11.49%) Spring
5 10 (11.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (10.34%) FIX Protocol
7 8 (9.20%) JMS
7 8 (9.20%) Dojo
8 6 (6.90%) RESTful
9 5 (5.75%) WebSphere MQ
10 4 (4.60%) Velocity
11 3 (3.45%) jQuery
12 2 (2.30%) HTML
12 2 (2.30%) Java EE
13 1 (1.15%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.79%) Data Structures
2 10 (11.49%) Algorithms
3 9 (10.34%) SWIFT
4 8 (9.20%) Mainframe
5 7 (8.05%) User Experience
6 6 (6.90%) N-Tier
7 4 (4.60%) Computer Science
8 3 (3.45%) Mathematics
8 3 (3.45%) GIS
9 2 (2.30%) Hedge funds
10 1 (1.15%) Contract for Difference
10 1 (1.15%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (1.15%) Symmetrix
10 1 (1.15%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (90.80%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (81.61%) TDD
3 62 (71.26%) BDD
4 50 (57.47%) Continuous Integration
5 45 (51.72%) Scrum
6 42 (48.28%) Waterfall
7 38 (43.68%) Kanban
8 32 (36.78%) Continuous Improvement
9 29 (33.33%) ATDD
10 28 (32.18%) E-Commerce
11 24 (27.59%) V-Model
11 24 (27.59%) Continuous Delivery
11 24 (27.59%) SDLC
12 23 (26.44%) Automated Testing
13 20 (22.99%) Software Testing
13 20 (22.99%) OO
14 19 (21.84%) OOD
14 19 (21.84%) Unit Testing
15 16 (18.39%) Multithreading
16 15 (17.24%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 37 (42.53%) Java
2 30 (34.48%) SQL
3 27 (31.03%) JavaScript
3 27 (31.03%) C#
4 21 (24.14%) Groovy
5 12 (13.79%) Scala
6 10 (11.49%) T-SQL
7 8 (9.20%) VB.NET
8 6 (6.90%) LINC
9 2 (2.30%) C++
10 1 (1.15%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (16.09%) ISEB
2 8 (9.20%) Degree
3 2 (2.30%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (31.03%) QA
2 6 (6.90%) FATCA
Vendors
1 20 (22.99%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.49%) Oracle
3 8 (9.20%) IBM
4 6 (6.90%) Unisys
5 5 (5.75%) SAP
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