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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 50 47 55
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs citing BDD 5 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 1.40% 2.98% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 3.77% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 2
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £40,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £53,750 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
241 292 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 67.32% 79.13% 78.35%
Number of salaries quoted 216 267 273
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (94.12%) TDD
2 16 (94.12%) Scrum
3 10 (58.82%) Automated Testing
3 10 (58.82%) Software Testing
3 10 (58.82%) ISTQB
3 10 (58.82%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (58.82%) Test Scripting
3 10 (58.82%) Manual Testing
3 10 (58.82%) System Testing
3 10 (58.82%) ISEB
3 10 (58.82%) QuickTest Pro
3 10 (58.82%) Test Automation
3 10 (58.82%) ATDD
3 10 (58.82%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (52.94%) User Stories
4 9 (52.94%) Performance Testing
5 5 (29.41%) .NET
5 5 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
6 4 (23.53%) C#
6 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
6 4 (23.53%) Web Services
6 4 (23.53%) SOA
7 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
7 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
7 3 (17.65%) Coaching
8 2 (11.76%) Database Security
8 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (11.76%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (58.82%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
4 2 (11.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (11.76%) NUnit
5 1 (5.88%) JIRA
5 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
5 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (11.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Tester
2 9 (52.94%) Web Tester
3 6 (35.29%) Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Lead Developer
4 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
4 4 (23.53%) C# Developer
4 4 (23.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (23.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Coach
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Leader
5 2 (11.76%) Trainer
5 2 (11.76%) ScrumMaster
6 1 (5.88%) Web Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Test Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
2 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
2 4 (23.53%) Web Services
3 2 (11.76%) XML
3 2 (11.76%) XSLT
3 2 (11.76%) WCF
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (11.76%) REST
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (11.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (94.12%) TDD
2 16 (94.12%) Scrum
3 10 (58.82%) Software Testing
3 10 (58.82%) Automated Testing
3 10 (58.82%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (58.82%) Test Scripting
3 10 (58.82%) Manual Testing
3 10 (58.82%) System Testing
3 10 (58.82%) Test Automation
3 10 (58.82%) ATDD
4 9 (52.94%) User Stories
4 9 (52.94%) Performance Testing
5 4 (23.53%) SOA
6 3 (17.65%) Coaching
7 2 (11.76%) Database Security
7 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (11.76%) Build Automation
7 2 (11.76%) Kanban
7 2 (11.76%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) ISEB
1 10 (58.82%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft