Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for BDD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BDD over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 94 157
Rank change year-on-year +43 +63 +48
Permanent jobs citing BDD 315 252 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.95% 2.90% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.73% 3.29% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 284 217 177
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,450 £33,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,000 £61,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26% +5.56%

BDD is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5493 7660 9580
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 86.34% 88.17% 87.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4280 5844 7481
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing BDD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for BDD in Berkshire

BDD
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for BDD in Berkshire

BDD
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in Berkshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for BDD in Berkshire

BDD
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +22 124 £42,500 -10.53% 13
Slough +48 59 £46,250 +15.63% 2
Newbury +7 47 £46,000 -31.85% 1
Wokingham +25 23 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Bracknell -2 9 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Maidenhead -14 8 £75,000 +80.72% 1
BDD
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for BDD.

1 281 (89.21%) Agile Software Development
2 260 (82.54%) TDD
3 135 (42.86%) Java
4 134 (42.54%) C#
5 120 (38.10%) Scrum
6 118 (37.46%) SQL Server
7 114 (36.19%) Git (software)
8 110 (34.92%) .NET
9 103 (32.70%) JavaScript
9 103 (32.70%) Test Automation
10 99 (31.43%) Continuous Integration
11 96 (30.48%) MVC
12 87 (27.62%) Node.js
12 87 (27.62%) AngularJS
13 85 (26.98%) HTML
14 83 (26.35%) ASP.NET
14 83 (26.35%) Web Application Development
15 81 (25.71%) ASP.NET MVC
16 79 (25.08%) WCF
17 75 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 74 (23.49%) Ruby
19 72 (22.86%) CSS
19 72 (22.86%) OO
20 71 (22.54%) SQL
21 66 (20.95%) Web Services
22 65 (20.63%) Selenium
23 59 (18.73%) Degree
23 59 (18.73%) NoSQL
24 56 (17.78%) Jenkins
25 53 (16.83%) RESTful

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 22 (6.98%) IIS
2 12 (3.81%) JBoss
3 9 (2.86%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.27%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.63%) Drupal
5 2 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.32%) CMS
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 9 (2.86%) SAP ERP
1 9 (2.86%) SAP S/4HANA
2 4 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 48 (15.24%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (4.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (3.81%) npm
5 6 (1.90%) SaaS
6 4 (1.27%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (1.27%) GitHub
7 3 (0.95%) Tricentis Tosca
8 2 (0.63%) Serverless
9 1 (0.32%) AWS OpsWorks
9 1 (0.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (10.48%) Internet
2 4 (1.27%) BGP
2 4 (1.27%) EIGRP
2 4 (1.27%) Firewall
2 4 (1.27%) MPLS
2 4 (1.27%) OSPF
2 4 (1.27%) RIP
3 3 (0.95%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (37.46%) SQL Server
2 59 (18.73%) NoSQL
3 51 (16.19%) SQL Server 2016
4 24 (7.62%) MongoDB
4 24 (7.62%) SQL Server 2014
5 10 (3.17%) Big Data
5 10 (3.17%) Cognos Impromptu
5 10 (3.17%) Hadoop
5 10 (3.17%) Neo4j
5 10 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (2.86%) DB2
6 9 (2.86%) MySQL
6 9 (2.86%) Pentaho
6 9 (2.86%) SQLPlus
7 5 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.32%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 114 (36.19%) Git (software)
2 65 (20.63%) Selenium
3 56 (17.78%) Jenkins
4 49 (15.56%) Cucumber
5 43 (13.65%) WebDriver
6 34 (10.79%) JIRA
6 34 (10.79%) Maven
7 28 (8.89%) Subversion
8 27 (8.57%) gulp
9 26 (8.25%) Protractor
10 22 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
11 21 (6.67%) Jasmine
12 18 (5.71%) JMeter
12 18 (5.71%) JUnit
13 17 (5.40%) LoadRunner
13 17 (5.40%) webpack
14 16 (5.08%) Eclipse
15 15 (4.76%) HP UFT
15 15 (4.76%) Karma Test Runner
16 12 (3.81%) SoapUI
General
1 35 (11.11%) Games
2 30 (9.52%) Finance
3 24 (7.62%) Retail
4 20 (6.35%) Telecoms
5 19 (6.03%) Marketing
6 17 (5.40%) Electronics
6 17 (5.40%) Manufacturing
7 12 (3.81%) Publishing
8 8 (2.54%) Banking
9 1 (0.32%) Advertising
9 1 (0.32%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 217 (68.89%) Developer
2 84 (26.67%) .NET Developer
3 46 (14.60%) Java Developer
4 34 (10.79%) Senior Developer
5 33 (10.48%) JavaScript Developer
6 27 (8.57%) C# Developer
7 25 (7.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 24 (7.62%) Social Media Developer
9 21 (6.67%) Analyst
9 21 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
10 20 (6.35%) Agile Developer
11 19 (6.03%) Agile C# Developer
12 17 (5.40%) Software Developer
12 17 (5.40%) Test Analyst
13 16 (5.08%) Angular Developer
13 16 (5.08%) Test Automation Engineer
14 14 (4.44%) Test Engineer
15 13 (4.13%) SQL Developer
15 13 (4.13%) SQL Server Developer
15 13 (4.13%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (34.92%) .NET
2 87 (27.62%) AngularJS
2 87 (27.62%) Node.js
3 85 (26.98%) HTML
4 83 (26.35%) ASP.NET
5 81 (25.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 79 (25.08%) WCF
7 75 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 72 (22.86%) CSS
9 66 (20.95%) Web Services
10 53 (16.83%) RESTful
11 51 (16.19%) XML
12 47 (14.92%) ASP.NET Web API
13 46 (14.60%) HTML5
13 46 (14.60%) Spring
14 35 (11.11%) React
15 34 (10.79%) REST
16 31 (9.84%) XSLT
17 29 (9.21%) .NET Framework
18 28 (8.89%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 43 (13.65%) Greenfield Project
2 39 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 24 (7.62%) BBC
4 24 (7.62%) Social Media
5 22 (6.98%) User Experience
6 14 (4.44%) Mobile App
7 9 (2.86%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.54%) Fintech
8 8 (2.54%) N-Tier
9 6 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.27%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.27%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.27%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.32%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.32%) iPhone
11 1 (0.32%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 38 (12.06%) Windows
2 28 (8.89%) Apple iOS
3 22 (6.98%) Android
3 22 (6.98%) Linux
4 13 (4.13%) CentOS
4 13 (4.13%) Ubuntu
5 10 (3.17%) Windows Mobile
6 6 (1.90%) Windows Phone
7 5 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 281 (89.21%) Agile Software Development
2 260 (82.54%) TDD
3 120 (38.10%) Scrum
4 103 (32.70%) Test Automation
5 99 (31.43%) Continuous Integration
6 96 (30.48%) MVC
7 83 (26.35%) Web Application Development
8 72 (22.86%) OO
9 51 (16.19%) Business Intelligence
10 47 (14.92%) Open Source
11 41 (13.02%) Microservices
12 38 (12.06%) Mentoring
13 37 (11.75%) Continuous Delivery
14 33 (10.48%) Domain-Driven Design
15 32 (10.16%) DevOps
16 30 (9.52%) SDLC
16 30 (9.52%) Workflow
17 28 (8.89%) CQRS
17 28 (8.89%) CRM
17 28 (8.89%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 135 (42.86%) Java
2 134 (42.54%) C#
3 103 (32.70%) JavaScript
4 74 (23.49%) Ruby
5 71 (22.54%) SQL
6 31 (9.84%) Python
7 23 (7.30%) T-SQL
8 16 (5.08%) ES6
9 14 (4.44%) PHP
10 12 (3.81%) ECMAScript
11 11 (3.49%) C++
12 10 (3.17%) Perl
13 9 (2.86%) Jython
14 7 (2.22%) Scala
15 4 (1.27%) Bash Shell
15 4 (1.27%) Groovy
15 4 (1.27%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.95%) TypeScript
17 2 (0.63%) Apple Swift
17 2 (0.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (18.73%) Degree
2 48 (15.24%) Computer Science Degree
3 25 (7.94%) ISTQB
4 13 (4.13%) ISEB
5 4 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (1.27%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.27%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.32%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (12.70%) QA
2 2 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (8.25%) Docker
2 4 (1.27%) Hyper-V
2 4 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (3.81%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (3.49%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (3.17%) Ansible
4 5 (1.59%) Kubernetes
4 5 (1.59%) Puppet
5 4 (1.27%) Nagios
5 4 (1.27%) Salt
5 4 (1.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (8.25%) SAP
2 25 (7.94%) Apple
2 25 (7.94%) Google
3 24 (7.62%) Facebook
3 24 (7.62%) Sony
3 24 (7.62%) Yahoo!
4 12 (3.81%) HP
4 12 (3.81%) Twitter
5 11 (3.49%) Microsoft
6 10 (3.17%) Oracle
7 9 (2.86%) Talend
8 4 (1.27%) AppDynamics
8 4 (1.27%) Citrix
8 4 (1.27%) New Relic
8 4 (1.27%) Rackspace
9 3 (0.95%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.63%) IBM
11 1 (0.32%) Jaspersoft
11 1 (0.32%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.32%) Xamarin