Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 49 62
Rank change year-on-year -27 +13 +54
Permanent jobs citing BDD 78 142 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 3.11% 5.10% 4.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.48% 5.64% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 75 134 146
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £39,250 £35,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £59,250 £62,675 £57,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -5.26%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,243 2,518 2,724
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 89.36% 90.38% 88.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1,858 2,016 2,281
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £27,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for BDD in Buckinghamshire

BDD
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for BDD in Buckinghamshire

BDD
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for BDD in Buckinghamshire

BDD
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 21 October 2018. 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
Milton Keynes -27 48 £47,500 +5.56% 9
Newport Pagnell +3 13 £42,500 +6.25% 2
High Wycombe -3 10 £45,000 +20.00%
Chesham - 4 £40,000 -
Amersham - 1 £40,000 - 1
BDD
South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT jobs citing BDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for BDD.

1 71 (91.03%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (89.74%) TDD
3 66 (84.62%) C#
4 59 (75.64%) JavaScript
5 50 (64.10%) MVC
6 49 (62.82%) .NET
7 41 (52.56%) Scrum
8 40 (51.28%) AngularJS
9 39 (50.00%) CSS
9 39 (50.00%) jQuery
10 33 (42.31%) HTML
11 32 (41.03%) ASP.NET
11 32 (41.03%) ASP.NET MVC
12 31 (39.74%) Continuous Integration
13 28 (35.90%) SQL Server
14 27 (34.62%) ASP.NET Web API
15 25 (32.05%) Test Automation
16 23 (29.49%) RESTful
16 23 (29.49%) E-Commerce
17 22 (28.21%) Web Development
17 22 (28.21%) Continuous Improvement
17 22 (28.21%) SOLID
18 21 (26.92%) Kanban
18 21 (26.92%) Web Services
19 20 (25.64%) SQL
19 20 (25.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 20 (25.64%) Mobile App
20 17 (21.79%) Deployment Automation
20 17 (21.79%) Microsoft Azure
21 16 (20.51%) JIRA

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 13 (16.67%) Confluence
2 2 (2.56%) IBM Domino
3 1 (1.28%) Apache
3 1 (1.28%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 17 (21.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.28%) AMQP
1 1 (1.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (35.90%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.10%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (6.41%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.13%) MySQL
5 3 (3.85%) Redis
5 3 (3.85%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.56%) Big Data
7 1 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.28%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.28%) HBase
7 1 (1.28%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.28%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (20.51%) JIRA
2 15 (19.23%) TeamCity
3 14 (17.95%) Git (software)
4 13 (16.67%) Visual Studio
5 11 (14.10%) Octopus Deploy
6 7 (8.97%) ReSharper
7 6 (7.69%) Selenium
7 6 (7.69%) WebDriver
8 5 (6.41%) Cucumber
9 3 (3.85%) Jenkins
9 3 (3.85%) Maven
9 3 (3.85%) MSTest
9 3 (3.85%) NUnit
9 3 (3.85%) SpecFlow
9 3 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (2.56%) Apache Ivy
10 2 (2.56%) Bitbucket
10 2 (2.56%) Calabash
10 2 (2.56%) Gradle
10 2 (2.56%) Zephyr
General
1 9 (11.54%) Finance
2 6 (7.69%) Retail
3 4 (5.13%) Games
4 2 (2.56%) Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (76.92%) Developer
2 32 (41.03%) C# Developer
3 31 (39.74%) .NET Developer
4 15 (19.23%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (12.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 9 (11.54%) Angular Developer
6 9 (11.54%) Senior Developer
7 8 (10.26%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (10.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (10.26%) Senior C# Developer
7 8 (10.26%) Web Developer
8 7 (8.97%) .NET Web Developer
9 6 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
9 6 (7.69%) Software Developer
9 6 (7.69%) Software Engineer
10 5 (6.41%) C# Web Developer
10 5 (6.41%) Messaging Developer
11 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 4 (5.13%) Tester
12 3 (3.85%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (62.82%) .NET
2 40 (51.28%) AngularJS
3 39 (50.00%) CSS
3 39 (50.00%) jQuery
4 33 (42.31%) HTML
5 32 (41.03%) ASP.NET
5 32 (41.03%) ASP.NET MVC
6 27 (34.62%) ASP.NET Web API
7 23 (29.49%) RESTful
8 21 (26.92%) Web Services
9 20 (25.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 16 (20.51%) KnockoutJS
11 14 (17.95%) .NET Core
12 13 (16.67%) REST
13 12 (15.38%) .NET Framework
13 12 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 12 (15.38%) Entity Framework
14 8 (10.26%) CSS3
14 8 (10.26%) JSON
14 8 (10.26%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.64%) Mobile App
2 8 (10.26%) User Experience
3 6 (7.69%) Fintech
4 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.28%) Digital TV
5 1 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.13%) Linux
2 3 (3.85%) Windows
3 2 (2.56%) Android
3 2 (2.56%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.56%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.28%) DC/OS
4 1 (1.28%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (91.03%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (89.74%) TDD
3 50 (64.10%) MVC
4 41 (52.56%) Scrum
5 31 (39.74%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (32.05%) Test Automation
7 23 (29.49%) E-Commerce
8 22 (28.21%) Continuous Improvement
8 22 (28.21%) SOLID
8 22 (28.21%) Web Development
9 21 (26.92%) Kanban
10 17 (21.79%) Deployment Automation
11 14 (17.95%) OO
12 13 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
12 13 (16.67%) SDLC
13 12 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
13 12 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
14 11 (14.10%) Web Application Development
15 10 (12.82%) OOP
15 10 (12.82%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 66 (84.62%) C#
2 59 (75.64%) JavaScript
3 20 (25.64%) SQL
4 13 (16.67%) TypeScript
5 11 (14.10%) Java
6 10 (12.82%) Bourne shell
7 7 (8.97%) ES6
7 7 (8.97%) Ruby
8 3 (3.85%) Java 8
9 2 (2.56%) Apple Swift
9 2 (2.56%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.28%) Go
10 1 (1.28%) PHP
10 1 (1.28%) Python
10 1 (1.28%) Scala
10 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (3.85%) Degree
2 2 (2.56%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.41%) QA
System Software
1 9 (11.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (15.38%) Xamarin
2 9 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.97%) Oracle
4 1 (1.28%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.28%) Cisco
4 1 (1.28%) Cloudera