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

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 83 64 62
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -2
Permanent jobs citing BDD 29 33 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.26% 2.70% 2.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.60% 3.29% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 23 28 34
Median salary £50,000 £37,389 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.72% +6.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,581 £34,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £49,750 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
1117 1002 1032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 86.86% 81.93% 80.75%
Number of salaries quoted 961 873 841
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
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 11 December 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 11 December 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 21 £80,000 +100.00% 2
West Wales -8 8 £50,000 +42.85% 1
BDD
UK

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 11 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 Wales region with a requirement for BDD.

1 47 (90.38%) TDD
2 42 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (63.46%) Java
4 20 (38.46%) Scrum
4 20 (38.46%) MongoDB
5 18 (34.62%) NoSQL
6 17 (32.69%) RESTful
6 17 (32.69%) C#
6 17 (32.69%) .NET
6 17 (32.69%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (30.77%) Python
8 14 (26.92%) SQL Server
8 14 (26.92%) MVC
8 14 (26.92%) QA
8 14 (26.92%) Apache Cassandra
9 13 (25.00%) Software Engineering
9 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 13 (25.00%) Oracle
10 12 (23.08%) JUnit
10 12 (23.08%) ASP.NET
10 12 (23.08%) Web Services
10 12 (23.08%) OO
10 12 (23.08%) Selenium
10 12 (23.08%) Cucumber
11 11 (21.15%) Amazon AWS
11 11 (21.15%) Git (software)
11 11 (21.15%) Spring
11 11 (21.15%) SOAP
11 11 (21.15%) SQL
12 9 (17.31%) Scala

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 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (13.46%) Apache Spark
3 6 (11.54%) Cloud Foundry
3 6 (11.54%) Tomcat
4 4 (7.69%) JBoss
5 3 (5.77%) Mule
5 3 (5.77%) Mule ESB
5 3 (5.77%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.92%) Confluence
6 1 (1.92%) IIS
6 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.92%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 11 (21.15%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (9.62%) SaaS
4 1 (1.92%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) Broadband
2 2 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (38.46%) MongoDB
2 18 (34.62%) NoSQL
3 14 (26.92%) Apache Cassandra
3 14 (26.92%) SQL Server
4 8 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
5 7 (13.46%) Big Data
5 7 (13.46%) Hadoop
5 7 (13.46%) Sqoop
6 6 (11.54%) HBase
7 5 (9.62%) Neo4j
8 3 (5.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.92%) RavenDB
10 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (23.08%) Cucumber
1 12 (23.08%) JUnit
1 12 (23.08%) Selenium
2 11 (21.15%) Git (software)
3 8 (15.38%) Maven
4 6 (11.54%) TestNG
5 5 (9.62%) Jenkins
6 4 (7.69%) IntelliJ
6 4 (7.69%) Subversion
7 3 (5.77%) Eclipse
7 3 (5.77%) Hudson
7 3 (5.77%) SpecFlow
8 2 (3.85%) Ant
8 2 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (3.85%) Gradle
8 2 (3.85%) NetBeans
8 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.92%) Apache Ivy
9 1 (1.92%) Artifactory
9 1 (1.92%) JIRA
General
1 8 (15.38%) Retail
2 4 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (57.69%) Developer
2 11 (21.15%) .NET Developer
3 10 (19.23%) Java Developer
3 10 (19.23%) Software Engineer
4 9 (17.31%) Java Engineer
4 9 (17.31%) Senior Java Engineer
4 9 (17.31%) Senior Software Engineer
5 8 (15.38%) Senior Developer
6 7 (13.46%) Java Software Engineer
6 7 (13.46%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 6 (11.54%) Big Data Engineer
7 6 (11.54%) Test Engineer
8 5 (9.62%) Agile Developer
8 5 (9.62%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (7.69%) Agile Java Developer
10 3 (5.77%) C# Developer
10 3 (5.77%) Developer in Test
10 3 (5.77%) Senior .NET Developer
11 2 (3.85%) Analyst
11 2 (3.85%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (32.69%) .NET
1 17 (32.69%) RESTful
2 12 (23.08%) ASP.NET
2 12 (23.08%) Web Services
3 11 (21.15%) SOAP
3 11 (21.15%) Spring
4 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET Web API
4 9 (17.31%) REST
5 8 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 8 (15.38%) Hibernate
5 8 (15.38%) Java EE
6 7 (13.46%) JSON
7 6 (11.54%) Apache Camel
7 6 (11.54%) J2EE
8 5 (9.62%) JPA
9 4 (7.69%) .NET Framework
10 3 (5.77%) Node.js
10 3 (5.77%) Spring Integration
10 3 (5.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.77%) Digital Media
2 3 (5.77%) Digital TV
2 3 (5.77%) Fintech
2 3 (5.77%) User Experience
3 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.62%) Android
1 5 (9.62%) Apple iOS
1 5 (9.62%) Linux
2 2 (3.85%) CentOS
2 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (3.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (90.38%) TDD
2 42 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (38.46%) Scrum
4 17 (32.69%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (26.92%) MVC
6 13 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 12 (23.08%) OO
8 8 (15.38%) Dependency Injection
8 8 (15.38%) Web Application Development
9 6 (11.54%) Test Automation
10 5 (9.62%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (9.62%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (9.62%) DevOps
11 4 (7.69%) API Development
11 4 (7.69%) Integration Testing
11 4 (7.69%) Unit Testing
11 4 (7.69%) User Stories
12 3 (5.77%) Automated Testing
12 3 (5.77%) Mentoring
12 3 (5.77%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (63.46%) Java
2 17 (32.69%) C#
3 16 (30.77%) Python
4 11 (21.15%) SQL
5 9 (17.31%) Scala
6 6 (11.54%) Go
6 6 (11.54%) JavaScript
6 6 (11.54%) Ruby
7 5 (9.62%) PHP
8 4 (7.69%) Bash Shell
8 4 (7.69%) C++
8 4 (7.69%) Korn
8 4 (7.69%) Objective-C
8 4 (7.69%) Perl
9 2 (3.85%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.92%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) Degree
2 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.85%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.92%) ISEB
4 1 (1.92%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (26.92%) QA
2 2 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (13.46%) HDFS
2 2 (3.85%) Docker
2 2 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.92%) Varnish
Vendors
1 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (25.00%) Oracle
2 6 (11.54%) Cloudera
2 6 (11.54%) Hortonworks
3 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.92%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.92%) IBM
4 1 (1.92%) Perforce
4 1 (1.92%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.92%) Zend
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