The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Berkshire / Bracknell
Rank 40 52 60
Rank change year-on-year +12 +8  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 11 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 3.31% 2.00% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.94% 2.31% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 6
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -30.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £37,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £58,750
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 Bracknell with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bracknell
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 279 433 475
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 84.04% 86.60% 89.79%
Number of salaries quoted 211 352 320
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell 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 Bracknell

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Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Salary trend for BDD in Bracknell

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Salary Histogram in Bracknell

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in Bracknell over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for BDD in Bracknell

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 22 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for BDD.

1 22 (100.00%) TDD
2 18 (81.82%) C#
2 18 (81.82%) .NET
3 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (72.73%) JavaScript
4 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
4 16 (72.73%) API Design
5 14 (63.64%) HTML
6 13 (59.09%) SQL
6 13 (59.09%) MVC
6 13 (59.09%) RESTful
6 13 (59.09%) AngularJS
7 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET
8 11 (50.00%) CSS
8 11 (50.00%) SOA
9 10 (45.45%) Mentoring
10 9 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (40.91%) Java
11 8 (36.36%) Big Data
11 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (36.36%) Energy Management
12 7 (31.82%) Analytics
12 7 (31.82%) Windows
13 6 (27.27%) C++
13 6 (27.27%) Coaching
13 6 (27.27%) Domain-Driven Design
13 6 (27.27%) Unity DI Container
13 6 (27.27%) Hadoop
13 6 (27.27%) Software Architecture
13 6 (27.27%) MVVM

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Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 5 (22.73%) IIS
2 3 (13.64%) JBoss
2 3 (13.64%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) Big Data
2 6 (27.27%) Hadoop
2 6 (27.27%) NoSQL
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
1 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
1 3 (13.64%) Maven
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Developer
2 9 (40.91%) C# Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Software Developer
4 5 (22.73%) .NET Developer
5 3 (13.64%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) Java Developer
6 2 (9.09%) .NET Architect
6 2 (9.09%) .NET Technical Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Agile Delivery Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (81.82%) .NET
2 14 (63.64%) HTML
3 13 (59.09%) AngularJS
3 13 (59.09%) RESTful
4 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET
5 11 (50.00%) CSS
6 6 (27.27%) jQuery
6 6 (27.27%) MEAN Stack
6 6 (27.27%) NHibernate
6 6 (27.27%) Unity DI Container
7 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
7 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (22.73%) Entity Framework
7 5 (22.73%) LINQ
7 5 (22.73%) Middleware
7 5 (22.73%) WCF
7 5 (22.73%) WinForms
8 4 (18.18%) WPF
9 3 (13.64%) Web Services
9 3 (13.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) TDD
2 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (72.73%) API Design
4 13 (59.09%) MVC
5 11 (50.00%) SOA
6 10 (45.45%) Mentoring
7 9 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (36.36%) Energy Management
9 7 (31.82%) Analytics
10 6 (27.27%) Coaching
10 6 (27.27%) Domain-Driven Design
10 6 (27.27%) Memory Management
10 6 (27.27%) MVVM
10 6 (27.27%) Parallel Processing
10 6 (27.27%) Software Architecture
10 6 (27.27%) SOLID
10 6 (27.27%) Waterfall
11 4 (18.18%) Web Development
12 3 (13.64%) System Integration Testing
13 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) C#
2 16 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 13 (59.09%) SQL
4 9 (40.91%) Java
5 6 (27.27%) C++
6 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Microsoft