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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 115 150
Rank change year-on-year +51 +35  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 139 116 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.12% 2.31% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.84% 2.65% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 116 102 74
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £40,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

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 2873 4374 4663
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 85.23% 87.22% 86.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2248 3515 3349
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 29 March 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 29 March 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 +20 37 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Windsor - 13 £57,500 - 1
Wokingham - 11 £35,000 - 1
Maidenhead -13 10 £62,500 +51.51%
Bracknell +17 9 £45,000 +12.50%
Newbury -10 6 £42,500 -22.72%
Slough - 3 £55,000 -
BDD
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 211 (93.78%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (86.67%) TDD
3 115 (51.11%) Java
4 86 (38.22%) C#
5 80 (35.56%) Git (software)
6 76 (33.78%) .NET
7 72 (32.00%) JavaScript
7 72 (32.00%) RESTful
8 66 (29.33%) Scrum
9 65 (28.89%) MVC
10 64 (28.44%) ASP.NET
11 59 (26.22%) Continuous Integration
12 58 (25.78%) AngularJS
12 58 (25.78%) Jenkins
13 55 (24.44%) SQL Server
14 52 (23.11%) NoSQL
15 51 (22.67%) HTML
15 51 (22.67%) ASP.NET Web API
16 50 (22.22%) Node.js
17 47 (20.89%) ASP.NET MVC
18 43 (19.11%) Microservices
19 42 (18.67%) WCF
20 40 (17.78%) SQL
20 40 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC 5
21 39 (17.33%) Ruby
22 38 (16.89%) CSS
22 38 (16.89%) Web Application Development
23 37 (16.44%) SQL Server 2014
24 36 (16.00%) Selenium
25 34 (15.11%) Software Engineering

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 21 (9.33%) WebLogic
2 14 (6.22%) Confluence
3 12 (5.33%) JBoss
4 8 (3.56%) CMS
4 8 (3.56%) EPiServer
5 5 (2.22%) IIS
5 5 (2.22%) MQSeries
6 4 (1.78%) Oracle Service Bus
6 4 (1.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (1.78%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.44%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.44%) Tuxedo
7 1 (0.44%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Chatbot
1 1 (0.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.33%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.44%) AWS OpsWorks
3 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.44%) Heroku
3 1 (0.44%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.67%) SMTP
2 5 (2.22%) Internet
3 1 (0.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (24.44%) SQL Server
2 52 (23.11%) NoSQL
3 37 (16.44%) SQL Server 2014
4 21 (9.33%) Big Data
5 13 (5.78%) Hadoop
6 9 (4.00%) MongoDB
7 8 (3.56%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (3.11%) Neo4j
8 7 (3.11%) Pentaho
9 4 (1.78%) DB2
10 2 (0.89%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.44%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.44%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.44%) Blockchain
11 1 (0.44%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 80 (35.56%) Git (software)
2 58 (25.78%) Jenkins
3 36 (16.00%) Selenium
4 30 (13.33%) JIRA
5 29 (12.89%) Maven
6 26 (11.56%) WebDriver
7 23 (10.22%) TeamCity
8 21 (9.33%) Cucumber
9 18 (8.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 17 (7.56%) Subversion
11 14 (6.22%) Appium
11 14 (6.22%) Protractor
12 10 (4.44%) Sonatype Nexus
13 7 (3.11%) Hudson
13 7 (3.11%) Talend Open Studio
14 6 (2.67%) SpecFlow
14 6 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
15 5 (2.22%) Visual Studio
16 4 (1.78%) Eclipse
16 4 (1.78%) NUnit
General
1 11 (4.89%) Marketing
2 10 (4.44%) Advertising
2 10 (4.44%) Games
3 9 (4.00%) Retail
4 8 (3.56%) Finance
5 6 (2.67%) Publishing
6 1 (0.44%) Back Office
6 1 (0.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 157 (69.78%) Developer
2 55 (24.44%) Java Developer
3 45 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 33 (14.67%) Software Engineer
5 31 (13.78%) Test Engineer
6 27 (12.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 27 (12.00%) Senior Developer
7 22 (9.78%) Software Developer
7 22 (9.78%) Software Test Engineer
8 16 (7.11%) Social Media Developer
9 15 (6.67%) Java Engineer
9 15 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
10 14 (6.22%) C# Developer
10 14 (6.22%) Java Software Developer
11 13 (5.78%) Senior Java Developer
12 12 (5.33%) Agile Developer
12 12 (5.33%) Lead Developer
13 11 (4.89%) Agile Java Developer
14 10 (4.44%) Analyst
14 10 (4.44%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (33.78%) .NET
2 72 (32.00%) RESTful
3 64 (28.44%) ASP.NET
4 58 (25.78%) AngularJS
5 51 (22.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 51 (22.67%) HTML
6 50 (22.22%) Node.js
7 47 (20.89%) ASP.NET MVC
8 42 (18.67%) WCF
9 40 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 38 (16.89%) CSS
11 34 (15.11%) Spring
12 30 (13.33%) Web Services
13 28 (12.44%) XML
14 27 (12.00%) Spring Boot
15 26 (11.56%) .NET Framework
16 25 (11.11%) Entity Framework
17 20 (8.89%) Code First Entity Framework
17 20 (8.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 16 (7.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.11%) BBC
1 16 (7.11%) Social Media
2 11 (4.89%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.00%) iPad
5 4 (1.78%) Algorithms
6 2 (0.89%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.44%) Bitcoin
7 1 (0.44%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.44%) User Experience
7 1 (0.44%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 20 (8.89%) Linux
2 13 (5.78%) Windows
3 12 (5.33%) Unix
4 7 (3.11%) CentOS
4 7 (3.11%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (93.78%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (86.67%) TDD
3 66 (29.33%) Scrum
4 65 (28.89%) MVC
5 59 (26.22%) Continuous Integration
6 43 (19.11%) Microservices
7 38 (16.89%) Web Application Development
8 34 (15.11%) Software Engineering
9 32 (14.22%) Mentoring
9 32 (14.22%) SOA
10 28 (12.44%) DevOps
11 26 (11.56%) Open Source
11 26 (11.56%) Web Development
12 25 (11.11%) SDLC
13 24 (10.67%) OO
14 22 (9.78%) E-Commerce
15 20 (8.89%) SOLID
16 19 (8.44%) Test Automation
17 16 (7.11%) API Design
18 15 (6.67%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 115 (51.11%) Java
2 86 (38.22%) C#
3 72 (32.00%) JavaScript
4 40 (17.78%) SQL
5 39 (17.33%) Ruby
6 17 (7.56%) C++
7 13 (5.78%) Python
8 9 (4.00%) T-SQL
9 7 (3.11%) Jython
9 7 (3.11%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.78%) PHP
11 2 (0.89%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.89%) C
12 1 (0.44%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 11 (4.89%) Degree
2 7 (3.11%) SC Cleared
2 7 (3.11%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.67%) QA
2 2 (0.89%) Actionable Recommendations
2 2 (0.89%) SDET
2 2 (0.89%) SLA
3 1 (0.44%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (4.44%) Docker
2 1 (0.44%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 21 (9.33%) Ansible
2 8 (3.56%) Puppet
3 7 (3.11%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 26 (11.56%) Facebook
1 26 (11.56%) Microsoft
2 23 (10.22%) Salesforce.com
3 22 (9.78%) Google
4 16 (7.11%) Apple
4 16 (7.11%) Sony
4 16 (7.11%) Yahoo!
5 7 (3.11%) Talend
6 4 (1.78%) Oracle
7 2 (0.89%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.89%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.44%) Adobe
8 1 (0.44%) Apigee
8 1 (0.44%) ATG
8 1 (0.44%) HP
8 1 (0.44%) hybris
8 1 (0.44%) SAP
8 1 (0.44%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.44%) Zend
Reading, Berkshire
Metaskil Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000-60,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
Berkshire
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: excellent + bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life, Health and 25 days
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 and comprehensive package
Posted: 6 days ago