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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 97 120
Rank change year-on-year +38 +23  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 145 119 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.37% 2.67% 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.16% 3.02% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 123 111 90
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2810 3941 4428
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 84.66% 88.44% 86.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2196 3119 3229
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing BDD as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 26 June 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 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
Reading +2 33 £47,500 -5.00% 6
Newbury +7 27 £42,500 -26.08% 2
Slough +23 22 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Maidenhead -6 6 £66,750 +66.87%
Wokingham +22 2 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Windsor - 2 £55,000 -
BDD
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 258 (91.81%) Agile Software Development
2 237 (84.34%) TDD
3 152 (54.09%) Java
4 92 (32.74%) JavaScript
5 90 (32.03%) Git (software)
6 84 (29.89%) Continuous Integration
7 81 (28.83%) Jenkins
8 76 (27.05%) C#
9 74 (26.33%) AngularJS
10 69 (24.56%) HTML
11 68 (24.20%) Microservices
12 67 (23.84%) Scrum
13 61 (21.71%) Web Services
14 57 (20.28%) Test Automation
15 56 (19.93%) DevOps
16 55 (19.57%) .NET
17 52 (18.51%) MVC
18 51 (18.15%) SQL Server
19 49 (17.44%) CSS
19 49 (17.44%) Spring
19 49 (17.44%) Node.js
19 49 (17.44%) Greenfield Project
20 48 (17.08%) ASP.NET
21 47 (16.73%) Maven
22 44 (15.66%) JIRA
23 42 (14.95%) Selenium
24 41 (14.59%) SOA
25 40 (14.23%) Ansible
26 38 (13.52%) XML
26 38 (13.52%) Ruby

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 20 (7.12%) WebLogic
2 18 (6.41%) JBoss
3 11 (3.91%) Apache
3 11 (3.91%) CMS
3 11 (3.91%) Confluence
3 11 (3.91%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (3.91%) WebSphere
3 11 (3.91%) WebSphere Application Server
4 10 (3.56%) EPiServer
5 5 (1.78%) IIS
6 3 (1.07%) MQSeries
6 3 (1.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.71%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.36%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.36%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.36%) Tuxedo
8 1 (0.36%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 8 (2.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.07%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 33 (11.74%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.56%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.07%) IaaS
5 2 (0.71%) SaaS
6 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.36%) AWS OpsWorks
6 1 (0.36%) GitHub
6 1 (0.36%) Heroku
6 1 (0.36%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.91%) Internet
2 2 (0.71%) HTTP
3 1 (0.36%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (18.15%) SQL Server
2 23 (8.19%) NoSQL
3 17 (6.05%) MongoDB
4 15 (5.34%) SQL Server 2014
5 11 (3.91%) Big Data
6 10 (3.56%) SQL Server 2016
7 9 (3.20%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (2.85%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (2.85%) Hadoop
8 8 (2.85%) Neo4j
8 8 (2.85%) Pentaho
9 5 (1.78%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.71%) DB2
10 2 (0.71%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.36%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.36%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.36%) Blockchain
11 1 (0.36%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 90 (32.03%) Git (software)
2 81 (28.83%) Jenkins
3 47 (16.73%) Maven
4 44 (15.66%) JIRA
5 42 (14.95%) Selenium
6 34 (12.10%) Subversion
7 29 (10.32%) WebDriver
8 23 (8.19%) Cucumber
9 21 (7.47%) Protractor
10 20 (7.12%) TeamCity
11 17 (6.05%) Sonatype Nexus
12 16 (5.69%) gulp
13 14 (4.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 12 (4.27%) Eclipse
15 10 (3.56%) Appium
16 8 (2.85%) Talend Open Studio
17 7 (2.49%) webpack
18 6 (2.14%) Hudson
18 6 (2.14%) SpecFlow
18 6 (2.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (9.25%) Finance
2 18 (6.41%) Marketing
3 17 (6.05%) Retail
4 13 (4.63%) Games
5 10 (3.56%) Telecoms
6 9 (3.20%) Electronics
7 8 (2.85%) Manufacturing
8 6 (2.14%) Publishing
9 2 (0.71%) Banking
10 1 (0.36%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 183 (65.12%) Developer
2 75 (26.69%) Java Developer
3 45 (16.01%) Senior Developer
4 33 (11.74%) .NET Developer
5 32 (11.39%) Software Developer
6 30 (10.68%) JavaScript Developer
7 27 (9.61%) Senior Java Developer
8 25 (8.90%) Test Engineer
9 19 (6.76%) Development Manager
9 19 (6.76%) Software Engineer
10 16 (5.69%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 15 (5.34%) Build Engineer
12 14 (4.98%) DevOps Engineer
13 13 (4.63%) Social Media Developer
13 13 (4.63%) Software Test Engineer
14 12 (4.27%) Test Automation Engineer
15 11 (3.91%) Analyst
15 11 (3.91%) Python Developer
15 11 (3.91%) Senior Web Developer
15 11 (3.91%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (26.33%) AngularJS
2 69 (24.56%) HTML
3 61 (21.71%) Web Services
4 55 (19.57%) .NET
5 49 (17.44%) CSS
5 49 (17.44%) Node.js
5 49 (17.44%) Spring
6 48 (17.08%) ASP.NET
7 38 (13.52%) XML
8 37 (13.17%) HTML5
9 35 (12.46%) REST
10 34 (12.10%) ASP.NET MVC
10 34 (12.10%) Spring Boot
11 31 (11.03%) RESTful
12 30 (10.68%) ASP.NET Web API
12 30 (10.68%) WCF
13 29 (10.32%) CSS3
14 27 (9.61%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 21 (7.47%) React
16 14 (4.98%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 49 (17.44%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.63%) BBC
2 13 (4.63%) Computer Science
2 13 (4.63%) Social Media
3 9 (3.20%) iPad
4 8 (2.85%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.14%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.07%) User Experience
8 1 (0.36%) Bitcoin
8 1 (0.36%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.36%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 25 (8.90%) Windows
2 14 (4.98%) Android
3 12 (4.27%) Linux
4 9 (3.20%) Apple iOS
4 9 (3.20%) Windows Mobile
5 8 (2.85%) CentOS
5 8 (2.85%) Ubuntu
6 5 (1.78%) Windows Phone
7 4 (1.42%) Unix
8 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (91.81%) Agile Software Development
2 237 (84.34%) TDD
3 84 (29.89%) Continuous Integration
4 68 (24.20%) Microservices
5 67 (23.84%) Scrum
6 57 (20.28%) Test Automation
7 56 (19.93%) DevOps
8 52 (18.51%) MVC
9 41 (14.59%) SOA
10 36 (12.81%) E-Commerce
11 34 (12.10%) Software Engineering
12 32 (11.39%) OO
13 31 (11.03%) Web Development
14 29 (10.32%) SDLC
15 28 (9.96%) Open Source
16 25 (8.90%) Web Application Development
17 24 (8.54%) Mentoring
17 24 (8.54%) SOLID
18 23 (8.19%) Continuous Delivery
18 23 (8.19%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 152 (54.09%) Java
2 92 (32.74%) JavaScript
3 76 (27.05%) C#
4 38 (13.52%) Ruby
5 32 (11.39%) Python
6 30 (10.68%) SQL
7 13 (4.63%) C++
8 10 (3.56%) TypeScript
9 8 (2.85%) Jython
9 8 (2.85%) Perl
10 6 (2.14%) ES6
10 6 (2.14%) PHP
11 4 (1.42%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.07%) C
12 3 (1.07%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.71%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.36%) Groovy
14 1 (0.36%) Scala
14 1 (0.36%) VB
14 1 (0.36%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (9.25%) Degree
2 22 (7.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (3.20%) ISTQB
4 8 (2.85%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (11.74%) QA
2 6 (2.14%) SLA
3 1 (0.36%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.36%) PMO
System Software
1 32 (11.39%) Docker
2 1 (0.36%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 40 (14.23%) Ansible
2 16 (5.69%) Puppet
3 14 (4.98%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (8.19%) Microsoft
2 19 (6.76%) Salesforce.com
3 13 (4.63%) Apple
3 13 (4.63%) Facebook
3 13 (4.63%) Google
3 13 (4.63%) Sony
3 13 (4.63%) Yahoo!
4 8 (2.85%) SAP
4 8 (2.85%) Talend
5 3 (1.07%) Oracle
6 2 (0.71%) IBM
6 2 (0.71%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.71%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.36%) Apigee
7 1 (0.36%) HP
7 1 (0.36%) Sitecore
Slough, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits 7.3% Pension / Heathcare / Share S
Posted: 4 hours ago
Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Stott & May
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Stott & May
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits 7.3% Pension / Heathcare / Share S
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Full bens package
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago