The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales 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 80 79 89
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Permanent jobs citing BDD 22 27 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.64% 1.96% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 2.33% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 18 25 12
Median salary £38,750 £37,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,400 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,600 £63,600
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.43%
BDD
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1094 1160 1036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 81.46% 84.06% 82.95%
Number of salaries quoted 930 964 872
Median salary £40,000 £38,375 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.23% +9.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

BDD
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Wales region.

BDD Salary Trend in Wales

BDD
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Wales region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Wales

BDD
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Wales region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -2 19 £42,500 +14.86% 4
West Wales - 3 £37,500 - 1
BDD
UK

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

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 Wales region with a requirement for BDD.

1 46 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (91.30%) TDD
3 36 (78.26%) C#
4 29 (63.04%) Java
5 25 (54.35%) Scrum
6 20 (43.48%) PHP
6 20 (43.48%) Ruby
6 20 (43.48%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (39.13%) Cucumber
8 17 (36.96%) Jenkins
8 17 (36.96%) Test Automation
9 16 (34.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 12 (26.09%) TeamCity
10 12 (26.09%) AnthillPro
10 12 (26.09%) Blog
10 12 (26.09%) Games
10 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
10 12 (26.09%) .NET
10 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET
10 12 (26.09%) Python
10 12 (26.09%) Hudson
11 11 (23.91%) OOP
11 11 (23.91%) MVC
12 9 (19.57%) Web Services
12 9 (19.57%) C++
12 9 (19.57%) Maven
12 9 (19.57%) Big Data
12 9 (19.57%) MongoDB
12 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (19.57%) DevOps

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 8 (17.39%) Node.js
2 3 (6.52%) CMS
2 3 (6.52%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (6.52%) Umbraco
3 2 (4.35%) Confluence
4 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.17%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) Internet
2 3 (6.52%) LAN
2 3 (6.52%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.52%) tcpdump
2 3 (6.52%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) Big Data
1 9 (19.57%) MongoDB
2 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
3 7 (15.22%) Amazon Redshift
3 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (39.13%) Cucumber
2 17 (36.96%) Jenkins
3 16 (34.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 12 (26.09%) AnthillPro
4 12 (26.09%) Hudson
4 12 (26.09%) TeamCity
5 9 (19.57%) Maven
6 8 (17.39%) SoapUI
7 7 (15.22%) Ant
7 7 (15.22%) Gradle
7 7 (15.22%) JMeter
7 7 (15.22%) RSpec
8 6 (13.04%) Selenium
9 4 (8.70%) JIRA
9 4 (8.70%) TestLink
9 4 (8.70%) VersionOne
10 3 (6.52%) NUnit
10 3 (6.52%) Subversion
10 3 (6.52%) The Grinder
10 3 (6.52%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (26.09%) Games
2 3 (6.52%) Advertising
2 3 (6.52%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 34 (73.91%) Developer
2 18 (39.13%) Senior Developer
3 11 (23.91%) .NET Developer
4 10 (21.74%) Software Developer
4 10 (21.74%) Test Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Developer in Test
6 4 (8.70%) C# Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Senior C# Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Senior Mobile Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Senior Test Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Test Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Applications Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Applications Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Senior C# Software Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.09%) .NET
1 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET
2 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (19.57%) Web Services
3 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 6 (13.04%) WCF
5 5 (10.87%) REST
6 4 (8.70%) HTML
6 4 (8.70%) RESTful
7 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (6.52%) CSS
7 3 (6.52%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (6.52%) SOAP
8 2 (4.35%) AngularJS
8 2 (4.35%) HTML5
8 2 (4.35%) jQuery
8 2 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (2.17%) Grails
9 1 (2.17%) Java EE 5
9 1 (2.17%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Blog
2 9 (19.57%) User Experience
3 4 (8.70%) Client/Server
4 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.52%) Statistics
5 2 (4.35%) Tandem
6 1 (2.17%) DTV
6 1 (2.17%) Fintech
6 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.22%) Linux
2 6 (13.04%) Android
2 6 (13.04%) Apple iOS
3 4 (8.70%) CentOS
3 4 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.52%) Debian
4 3 (6.52%) Ubuntu
4 3 (6.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (91.30%) TDD
3 25 (54.35%) Scrum
4 20 (43.48%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (36.96%) Test Automation
6 11 (23.91%) MVC
6 11 (23.91%) OOP
7 9 (19.57%) DevOps
8 7 (15.22%) Web Application Development
9 6 (13.04%) OO
9 6 (13.04%) Software Engineering
9 6 (13.04%) Software Testing
10 5 (10.87%) CQRS
10 5 (10.87%) Domain-Driven Design
10 5 (10.87%) Release Management
10 5 (10.87%) SDLC
11 4 (8.70%) Manual Testing
11 4 (8.70%) Test Management
12 3 (6.52%) Test Scripting
12 3 (6.52%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (78.26%) C#
2 29 (63.04%) Java
3 20 (43.48%) PHP
3 20 (43.48%) Ruby
4 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 12 (26.09%) Python
5 9 (19.57%) C++
6 6 (13.04%) SQL
7 4 (8.70%) Groovy
8 3 (6.52%) Bash Shell
8 3 (6.52%) C
8 3 (6.52%) Perl
9 1 (2.17%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.17%) Scala
9 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) ISEB
1 3 (6.52%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.17%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.39%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) TOWER Software
2 4 (8.70%) Perforce
2 4 (8.70%) Red Hat
3 3 (6.52%) Alterian
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.52%) Sitecore
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle
5 1 (2.17%) Atlassian
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