The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 33 31 51
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +20
Permanent jobs citing BDD 7 29 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 3.04% 6.61% 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.68% 8.29% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 7 29 10
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BDD
Surrey

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
190 350 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 82.61% 79.73% 72.03%
Number of salaries quoted 179 326 263
Average salary £53,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Woking region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

BDD
Salary Trend in Woking

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

BDD Salary Trend in Woking

BDD
Salary Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Woking region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

BDD Salary Histogram in Woking

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Woking region citing BDD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BDD.

1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) Scrum
3 9 (75.00%) .NET
3 9 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (66.67%) Coaching
5 7 (58.33%) Java
5 7 (58.33%) PHP
5 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
5 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
5 7 (58.33%) Eclipse
5 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
5 7 (58.33%) JIRA
5 7 (58.33%) Refactoring
5 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
6 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
6 5 (41.67%) Project Management
6 5 (41.67%) TDD
6 5 (41.67%) Business Analysis
6 5 (41.67%) Degree
6 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
6 5 (41.67%) CTC Cleared
6 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
6 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (16.67%) C#
7 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 2 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Woking region citing BDD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (16.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
2 7 (58.33%) JIRA
2 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
2 7 (58.33%) Eclipse
3 2 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Development Manager
2 5 (41.67%) Software Development Manager
2 5 (41.67%) Software Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Tester
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Coach
5 1 (8.33%) ScrumMaster
5 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (16.67%) SOAP
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
2 2 (16.67%) XSLT
2 2 (16.67%) WCF
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (16.67%) REST
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) Scrum
3 8 (66.67%) Coaching
4 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
4 7 (58.33%) Refactoring
5 5 (41.67%) Business Analysis
5 5 (41.67%) TDD
5 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
5 5 (41.67%) Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) MVC
6 2 (16.67%) Workflow
6 2 (16.67%) SOA
6 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Requirements Management
6 2 (16.67%) Web Development
6 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
6 2 (16.67%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Java
1 7 (58.33%) PHP
2 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
1 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
1 5 (41.67%) CTC Cleared
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) ISEB
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft