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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 78 73 75
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs citing BDD 25 25 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.87% 1.82% 2.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% 2.16% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 24 25 23
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £40,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
1115 1155 1047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 83.33% 84.31% 79.62%
Number of salaries quoted 949 933 906
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +8 23 £47,500 +26.66%
West Wales - 2 £37,500 -
BDD
UK

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 45 (93.75%) TDD
3 32 (66.67%) C#
4 29 (60.42%) Java
5 28 (58.33%) Scrum
6 15 (31.25%) MVC
6 15 (31.25%) .NET
6 15 (31.25%) Web Services
6 15 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (29.17%) MongoDB
8 13 (27.08%) Cucumber
8 13 (27.08%) Test Automation
8 13 (27.08%) QA
9 12 (25.00%) Ruby
9 12 (25.00%) PHP
9 12 (25.00%) SDLC
10 11 (22.92%) JavaScript
10 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
11 10 (20.83%) OOP
11 10 (20.83%) Python
11 10 (20.83%) Software Engineering
12 9 (18.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 9 (18.75%) Oracle
12 9 (18.75%) RESTful
12 9 (18.75%) Jenkins
13 8 (16.67%) Node.js
13 8 (16.67%) REST
13 8 (16.67%) Project Management
13 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET
13 8 (16.67%) SQL

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 4 (8.33%) CMS
1 4 (8.33%) JBoss
1 4 (8.33%) Sitecore CMS
1 4 (8.33%) Umbraco
2 2 (4.17%) Confluence
2 2 (4.17%) Mule
2 2 (4.17%) Mule ESB
2 2 (4.17%) OpenStack
2 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.08%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.17%) SaaS
2 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) LAN
1 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 3 (6.25%) tcpdump
1 3 (6.25%) Wireshark
2 2 (4.17%) Broadband
3 1 (2.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.17%) MongoDB
2 7 (14.58%) Big Data
3 6 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 5 (10.42%) Amazon Redshift
4 5 (10.42%) NoSQL
5 4 (8.33%) Neo4j
6 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (4.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (27.08%) Cucumber
2 9 (18.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 9 (18.75%) Jenkins
3 8 (16.67%) Maven
4 7 (14.58%) Selenium
5 6 (12.50%) AnthillPro
5 6 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 6 (12.50%) Hudson
5 6 (12.50%) TeamCity
6 5 (10.42%) SoapUI
7 4 (8.33%) Ant
7 4 (8.33%) Gradle
7 4 (8.33%) JMeter
7 4 (8.33%) RSpec
7 4 (8.33%) WebDriver
8 3 (6.25%) Subversion
8 3 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (6.25%) TestLink
8 3 (6.25%) The Grinder
8 3 (6.25%) VersionOne
General
1 5 (10.42%) Games
2 3 (6.25%) Advertising
2 3 (6.25%) Finance
3 2 (4.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 32 (66.67%) Developer
2 21 (43.75%) Senior Developer
3 13 (27.08%) .NET Developer
4 10 (20.83%) Senior .NET Developer
5 9 (18.75%) Software Developer
6 8 (16.67%) C# Developer
6 8 (16.67%) Test Engineer
7 7 (14.58%) Senior C# Developer
8 6 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (12.50%) Java Developer
8 6 (12.50%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 5 (10.42%) .NET Applications Developer
9 5 (10.42%) Agile Developer
9 5 (10.42%) Applications Developer
9 5 (10.42%) C# Application Developer
9 5 (10.42%) Senior .NET Applications Developer
9 5 (10.42%) Senior Applications Developer
9 5 (10.42%) Senior C# Application Developer
10 4 (8.33%) Analyst
10 4 (8.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.25%) .NET
1 15 (31.25%) Web Services
2 9 (18.75%) RESTful
3 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 8 (16.67%) Node.js
3 8 (16.67%) REST
4 7 (14.58%) SOAP
5 6 (12.50%) Java EE
6 5 (10.42%) Apache Camel
6 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (10.42%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (8.33%) CSS
7 4 (8.33%) HTML
7 4 (8.33%) JPA
7 4 (8.33%) JSON
7 4 (8.33%) Spring
8 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 3 (6.25%) J2EE
8 3 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Blog
2 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) User Experience
3 3 (6.25%) Client/Server
3 3 (6.25%) Fintech
3 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.25%) Statistics
3 3 (6.25%) Tandem
4 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.17%) Digital Media
4 2 (4.17%) Digital TV
4 2 (4.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Android
1 4 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.25%) CentOS
2 3 (6.25%) Debian
2 3 (6.25%) Linux
2 3 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (6.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (93.75%) TDD
3 28 (58.33%) Scrum
4 15 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (31.25%) MVC
5 13 (27.08%) Test Automation
6 12 (25.00%) SDLC
7 10 (20.83%) OOP
7 10 (20.83%) Software Engineering
8 8 (16.67%) Project Management
9 7 (14.58%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (14.58%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (14.58%) Software Testing
10 6 (12.50%) Manual Testing
10 6 (12.50%) Release Management
11 5 (10.42%) DevOps
11 5 (10.42%) Exploratory Testing
11 5 (10.42%) Non-Functional Testing
12 4 (8.33%) Functional Testing
13 3 (6.25%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (66.67%) C#
2 29 (60.42%) Java
3 12 (25.00%) PHP
3 12 (25.00%) Ruby
4 11 (22.92%) JavaScript
5 10 (20.83%) Python
6 8 (16.67%) SQL
7 6 (12.50%) C++
8 5 (10.42%) Groovy
9 3 (6.25%) Bash Shell
9 3 (6.25%) C
9 3 (6.25%) Perl
10 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
11 1 (2.08%) Scala
11 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) ISEB
1 4 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.17%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (27.08%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.75%) Oracle
3 6 (12.50%) TOWER Software
4 5 (10.42%) Sitecore
5 4 (8.33%) Alterian
6 3 (6.25%) Perforce
6 3 (6.25%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.17%) Atlassian