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

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 81 80 77
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing BDD 26 28 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.91% 2.00% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% 2.37% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 24 27 20
Median salary £48,750 £36,779 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.55% -1.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £37,650
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,750 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.26%
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
1160 1181 1032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 85.23% 84.18% 78.54%
Number of salaries quoted 977 982 905
Median salary £38,500 £37,000 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% +4.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 0 26 £48,750 +32.55% 2
BDD
UK

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 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 Wales region with a requirement for BDD.

1 48 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (91.67%) TDD
3 29 (60.42%) Java
4 26 (54.17%) C#
4 26 (54.17%) Scrum
5 18 (37.50%) Web Services
5 18 (37.50%) MongoDB
6 16 (33.33%) .NET
7 14 (29.17%) Oracle
7 14 (29.17%) MVC
7 14 (29.17%) QA
8 13 (27.08%) Python
9 12 (25.00%) SQL
9 12 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (25.00%) RESTful
9 12 (25.00%) Cucumber
10 11 (22.92%) NoSQL
10 11 (22.92%) SDLC
10 11 (22.92%) Software Engineering
10 11 (22.92%) JavaScript
10 11 (22.92%) SOAP
10 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
11 10 (20.83%) Git (software)
11 10 (20.83%) REST
12 9 (18.75%) Test Automation
12 9 (18.75%) OOP
12 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET
12 9 (18.75%) Spring
12 9 (18.75%) Selenium
12 9 (18.75%) Java EE

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 6 (12.50%) JBoss
2 4 (8.33%) CMS
2 4 (8.33%) Mule
2 4 (8.33%) Mule ESB
2 4 (8.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 4 (8.33%) Umbraco
3 3 (6.25%) OpenStack
4 2 (4.17%) Confluence
5 1 (2.08%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.08%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) Broadband
2 2 (4.17%) LAN
2 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.17%) tcpdump
2 2 (4.17%) Wireshark
3 1 (2.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (37.50%) MongoDB
2 11 (22.92%) NoSQL
3 8 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (12.50%) Big Data
5 5 (10.42%) Amazon Redshift
5 5 (10.42%) Neo4j
5 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
6 4 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (2.08%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 12 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 10 (20.83%) Git (software)
3 9 (18.75%) Selenium
4 8 (16.67%) JUnit
4 8 (16.67%) Maven
5 6 (12.50%) TestNG
6 5 (10.42%) Jenkins
6 5 (10.42%) WebDriver
7 4 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (8.33%) IntelliJ
8 3 (6.25%) Hudson
8 3 (6.25%) Subversion
9 2 (4.17%) Apache Ivy
9 2 (4.17%) Appium
9 2 (4.17%) Calabash
9 2 (4.17%) FishEye
9 2 (4.17%) Robotium
9 2 (4.17%) SpecFlow
9 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (4.17%) TestLink
General
1 5 (10.42%) Games
2 3 (6.25%) Finance
3 2 (4.17%) Advertising
4 1 (2.08%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 30 (62.50%) Developer
2 14 (29.17%) Senior Developer
3 12 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 9 (18.75%) Java Developer
4 9 (18.75%) Senior .NET Developer
5 8 (16.67%) Software Developer
6 7 (14.58%) Agile Developer
6 7 (14.58%) C# Developer
7 6 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
7 6 (12.50%) Test Engineer
8 5 (10.42%) .NET Applications Developer
8 5 (10.42%) Analyst
8 5 (10.42%) Applications Developer
8 5 (10.42%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (10.42%) C# Application Developer
8 5 (10.42%) Senior .NET Applications Developer
8 5 (10.42%) Senior Applications Developer
8 5 (10.42%) Senior C# Application Developer
8 5 (10.42%) Software Engineer
8 5 (10.42%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (37.50%) Web Services
2 16 (33.33%) .NET
3 12 (25.00%) RESTful
4 11 (22.92%) SOAP
5 10 (20.83%) REST
6 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET
6 9 (18.75%) Java EE
6 9 (18.75%) Spring
7 8 (16.67%) Apache Camel
7 8 (16.67%) Node.js
8 7 (14.58%) JPA
9 6 (12.50%) JSON
10 5 (10.42%) Hibernate
10 5 (10.42%) J2EE
11 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (8.33%) Spring Boot
11 4 (8.33%) Spring Integration
11 4 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) User Experience
3 3 (6.25%) Digital Media
3 3 (6.25%) Digital TV
3 3 (6.25%) Fintech
3 3 (6.25%) Tandem
4 2 (4.17%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.17%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.17%) Statistics
5 1 (2.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Android
1 4 (8.33%) Apple iOS
1 4 (8.33%) CentOS
1 4 (8.33%) Linux
1 4 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (8.33%) Ubuntu
2 2 (4.17%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (91.67%) TDD
3 26 (54.17%) Scrum
4 14 (29.17%) MVC
5 12 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (22.92%) SDLC
6 11 (22.92%) Software Engineering
7 9 (18.75%) OOP
7 9 (18.75%) Test Automation
8 8 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (16.67%) Project Management
9 7 (14.58%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (12.50%) DevOps
10 6 (12.50%) Manual Testing
10 6 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
10 6 (12.50%) Release Management
10 6 (12.50%) Software Testing
11 5 (10.42%) Exploratory Testing
11 5 (10.42%) Integration Testing
12 4 (8.33%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (60.42%) Java
2 26 (54.17%) C#
3 13 (27.08%) Python
4 12 (25.00%) SQL
5 11 (22.92%) JavaScript
6 7 (14.58%) C++
6 7 (14.58%) PHP
7 5 (10.42%) Ruby
8 4 (8.33%) Bash Shell
8 4 (8.33%) Groovy
8 4 (8.33%) Perl
9 3 (6.25%) PL/SQL
10 2 (4.17%) C
10 2 (4.17%) Korn
10 2 (4.17%) Objective-C
10 2 (4.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) ISEB
1 5 (10.42%) ISTQB
2 3 (6.25%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (29.17%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) Docker
2 2 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.08%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (29.17%) Oracle
2 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.42%) Sitecore
3 5 (10.42%) TOWER Software
4 4 (8.33%) Alterian
4 4 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.25%) Perforce
6 2 (4.17%) Atlassian
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