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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 77 76 77
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing BDD 22 28 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.69% 2.08% 2.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% 2.47% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 20 27 24
Median salary £38,750 £37,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -17.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £40,400 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,250 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.50% +3.04%
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
1072 1134 1089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 82.21% 84.06% 83.64%
Number of salaries quoted 917 942 929
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £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 27 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 27 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 £40,000 +8.10% 4
West Wales - 3 £37,500 - 1
BDD
UK

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 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 47 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (93.62%) TDD
3 37 (78.72%) C#
4 28 (59.57%) Java
5 26 (55.32%) Scrum
6 19 (40.43%) PHP
6 19 (40.43%) Ruby
6 19 (40.43%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (38.30%) Test Automation
7 18 (38.30%) Cucumber
8 15 (31.91%) Jenkins
8 15 (31.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 13 (27.66%) .NET
9 13 (27.66%) MVC
10 12 (25.53%) AnthillPro
10 12 (25.53%) TeamCity
10 12 (25.53%) QA
10 12 (25.53%) Blog
10 12 (25.53%) Hudson
11 11 (23.40%) JavaScript
11 11 (23.40%) OOP
12 10 (21.28%) Web Services
12 10 (21.28%) Python
12 10 (21.28%) ASP.NET
12 10 (21.28%) Maven
13 9 (19.15%) Games
13 9 (19.15%) MongoDB
14 8 (17.02%) SoapUI
14 8 (17.02%) Node.js
14 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET MVC

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 (17.02%) Node.js
2 4 (8.51%) CMS
2 4 (8.51%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (8.51%) Umbraco
3 3 (6.38%) JBoss
4 2 (4.26%) Confluence
5 1 (2.13%) Mule
5 1 (2.13%) Mule ESB
5 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) Internet
1 3 (6.38%) LAN
1 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
1 3 (6.38%) tcpdump
1 3 (6.38%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) MongoDB
2 8 (17.02%) Big Data
3 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
4 6 (12.77%) Amazon Redshift
4 6 (12.77%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (6.38%) NoSQL
6 2 (4.26%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 18 (38.30%) Cucumber
2 15 (31.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 15 (31.91%) Jenkins
3 12 (25.53%) AnthillPro
3 12 (25.53%) Hudson
3 12 (25.53%) TeamCity
4 10 (21.28%) Maven
5 8 (17.02%) SoapUI
6 7 (14.89%) Ant
6 7 (14.89%) Gradle
6 7 (14.89%) RSpec
6 7 (14.89%) Selenium
7 6 (12.77%) JMeter
8 4 (8.51%) Git (software)
8 4 (8.51%) JIRA
8 4 (8.51%) WebDriver
9 3 (6.38%) Subversion
9 3 (6.38%) TestLink
9 3 (6.38%) The Grinder
9 3 (6.38%) VersionOne
General
1 9 (19.15%) Games
2 2 (4.26%) Advertising
2 2 (4.26%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 34 (72.34%) Developer
2 21 (44.68%) Senior Developer
3 12 (25.53%) .NET Developer
4 10 (21.28%) Software Developer
5 9 (19.15%) Test Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (10.64%) Developer in Test
8 4 (8.51%) Agile Developer
8 4 (8.51%) Analyst
8 4 (8.51%) C# Developer
8 4 (8.51%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (8.51%) Senior Mobile Developer
8 4 (8.51%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (8.51%) Test Analyst
9 3 (6.38%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (6.38%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Java Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Senior .NET Software Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.66%) .NET
2 10 (21.28%) ASP.NET
2 10 (21.28%) Web Services
3 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 6 (12.77%) REST
5 5 (10.64%) RESTful
5 5 (10.64%) SOAP
6 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (8.51%) CSS
6 4 (8.51%) HTML
6 4 (8.51%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (8.51%) WCF
7 3 (6.38%) AngularJS
7 3 (6.38%) Apache Camel
7 3 (6.38%) Java EE
7 3 (6.38%) JPA
7 3 (6.38%) JSON
7 3 (6.38%) Spring
7 3 (6.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) Blog
2 6 (12.77%) User Experience
3 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.38%) Client/Server
4 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.38%) Statistics
4 3 (6.38%) Tandem
5 1 (2.13%) Fintech
5 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Android
1 6 (12.77%) Apple iOS
2 5 (10.64%) Linux
3 3 (6.38%) CentOS
3 3 (6.38%) Debian
3 3 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (6.38%) Ubuntu
4 2 (4.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (93.62%) TDD
3 26 (55.32%) Scrum
4 19 (40.43%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (38.30%) Test Automation
6 13 (27.66%) MVC
7 11 (23.40%) OOP
8 8 (17.02%) SDLC
9 7 (14.89%) DevOps
9 7 (14.89%) Software Testing
10 6 (12.77%) Release Management
10 6 (12.77%) Software Engineering
10 6 (12.77%) Web Application Development
11 5 (10.64%) Manual Testing
11 5 (10.64%) Project Management
12 4 (8.51%) Functional Testing
12 4 (8.51%) Non-Functional Testing
12 4 (8.51%) OO
13 3 (6.38%) API Testing
13 3 (6.38%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 37 (78.72%) C#
2 28 (59.57%) Java
3 19 (40.43%) PHP
3 19 (40.43%) Ruby
4 11 (23.40%) JavaScript
5 10 (21.28%) Python
6 7 (14.89%) C++
6 7 (14.89%) SQL
7 5 (10.64%) Groovy
8 3 (6.38%) Bash Shell
8 3 (6.38%) C
8 3 (6.38%) Perl
9 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.13%) Scala
10 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) ISEB
1 4 (8.51%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.26%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.53%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
1 7 (14.89%) TOWER Software
2 4 (8.51%) Alterian
2 4 (8.51%) Sitecore
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle
3 3 (6.38%) Perforce
3 3 (6.38%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.26%) Atlassian
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