Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 57 105
Rank change year-on-year +5 +48 +25
Permanent jobs citing BDD 142 146 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 4.95% 4.66% 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.79% 5.44% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 132 155 104
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £35,000 £27,500 £30,750
90th Percentile £62,000 £56,250 £55,000
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 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 2452 2683 3769
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 85.52% 85.55% 84.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1950 2259 3025
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 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
Milton Keynes +12 102 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Chalfont St Giles - 14 £40,000 -
High Wycombe +14 8 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Marlow -18 7 £42,500 -22.73%
Gerrards Cross -16 6 £52,500 +50.00%
Newport Pagnell - 2 £43,750 -
BDD
South East

For the 6 months to 18 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for BDD.

1 133 (93.66%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (87.32%) TDD
3 98 (69.01%) .NET
4 97 (68.31%) C#
5 93 (65.49%) MVC
6 91 (64.08%) ASP.NET
7 89 (62.68%) SQL Server
7 89 (62.68%) ASP.NET MVC
8 76 (53.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 74 (52.11%) AngularJS
10 62 (43.66%) ASP.NET Web API
11 58 (40.85%) Web Application Development
11 58 (40.85%) RESTful
12 53 (37.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 51 (35.92%) Scrum
14 49 (34.51%) JavaScript
15 40 (28.17%) KnockoutJS
16 38 (26.76%) CSS
16 38 (26.76%) Java
16 38 (26.76%) SQL Server 2016
17 35 (24.65%) Greenfield Project
18 34 (23.94%) Internet
18 34 (23.94%) SDLC
19 33 (23.24%) Test Automation
20 30 (21.13%) Selenium
20 30 (21.13%) jQuery
21 29 (20.42%) SOLID
22 28 (19.72%) Git (software)
23 27 (19.01%) Continuous Integration
23 27 (19.01%) Visual Studio

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 5 (3.52%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.41%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.70%) Apache
3 1 (0.70%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.70%) GitHub
2 1 (0.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (23.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (62.68%) SQL Server
2 38 (26.76%) SQL Server 2016
3 20 (14.08%) SQL Server 2014
4 15 (10.56%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.11%) MySQL
7 2 (1.41%) Big Data
7 2 (1.41%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.70%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.70%) Cloudera CDH
8 1 (0.70%) DB2
8 1 (0.70%) GIS
8 1 (0.70%) HBase
8 1 (0.70%) Impala
8 1 (0.70%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.70%) Redis
Development Applications
1 30 (21.13%) Selenium
2 28 (19.72%) Git (software)
3 27 (19.01%) Visual Studio
4 16 (11.27%) Octopus Deploy
5 15 (10.56%) JIRA
5 15 (10.56%) ReSharper
5 15 (10.56%) TeamCity
6 13 (9.15%) WebDriver
7 12 (8.45%) Jenkins
8 11 (7.75%) Cucumber
9 7 (4.93%) TestNG
10 5 (3.52%) JUnit
11 4 (2.82%) HP UFT
11 4 (2.82%) JMeter
11 4 (2.82%) LoadRunner
11 4 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.70%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.70%) GoogleTest
12 1 (0.70%) MSBuild
12 1 (0.70%) NuGet
General
1 19 (13.38%) Finance
2 18 (12.68%) Games
3 7 (4.93%) Banking
4 6 (4.23%) Advertising
5 1 (0.70%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.70%) Law
5 1 (0.70%) Legal
5 1 (0.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 99 (69.72%) Developer
2 85 (59.86%) .NET Developer
3 26 (18.31%) C# Developer
4 20 (14.08%) C# .NET Developer
4 20 (14.08%) Internet Developer
5 18 (12.68%) ASP.NET Developer
5 18 (12.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 16 (11.27%) Java Engineer
7 10 (7.04%) Automation Engineer
7 10 (7.04%) QA Engineer
8 9 (6.34%) QA Automation Engineer
9 6 (4.23%) E-Commerce Manager
9 6 (4.23%) Software Engineer
9 6 (4.23%) Test Automation Manager
9 6 (4.23%) Test Manager
10 5 (3.52%) Java Software Engineer
10 5 (3.52%) JIRA Engineer
11 4 (2.82%) Elasticsearch Engineer
11 4 (2.82%) Head of Testing
11 4 (2.82%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (69.01%) .NET
2 91 (64.08%) ASP.NET
3 89 (62.68%) ASP.NET MVC
4 76 (53.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 74 (52.11%) AngularJS
6 62 (43.66%) ASP.NET Web API
7 58 (40.85%) RESTful
8 53 (37.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 40 (28.17%) KnockoutJS
10 38 (26.76%) CSS
11 30 (21.13%) jQuery
12 24 (16.90%) WCF
13 23 (16.20%) HTML
14 18 (12.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 16 (11.27%) CSS3
16 15 (10.56%) Node.js
17 14 (9.86%) React
18 13 (9.15%) NHibernate
19 12 (8.45%) .NET Core
19 12 (8.45%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 35 (24.65%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (4.23%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.11%) Fintech
5 1 (0.70%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.70%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.82%) Linux
1 4 (2.82%) Unix
2 2 (1.41%) Android
3 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (93.66%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (87.32%) TDD
3 93 (65.49%) MVC
4 58 (40.85%) Web Application Development
5 51 (35.92%) Scrum
6 34 (23.94%) SDLC
7 33 (23.24%) Test Automation
8 29 (20.42%) SOLID
9 27 (19.01%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (11.97%) OO
11 16 (11.27%) E-Commerce
12 15 (10.56%) Dependency Injection
12 15 (10.56%) Domain-Driven Design
13 14 (9.86%) CQRS
14 10 (7.04%) QA Automation
15 9 (6.34%) Software Engineering
16 8 (5.63%) Kanban
16 8 (5.63%) Test Management
17 7 (4.93%) Defect Management
18 5 (3.52%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 97 (68.31%) C#
2 49 (34.51%) JavaScript
3 38 (26.76%) Java
4 24 (16.90%) SQL
5 17 (11.97%) Ruby
6 14 (9.86%) VB
6 14 (9.86%) VB.NET
7 11 (7.75%) Python
8 4 (2.82%) C
8 4 (2.82%) C++
8 4 (2.82%) Perl
8 4 (2.82%) PL/SQL
8 4 (2.82%) Scala
9 3 (2.11%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.70%) ES6
10 1 (0.70%) Go
10 1 (0.70%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 16 (11.27%) ISEB
2 15 (10.56%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.70%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (0.70%) Degree
3 1 (0.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.86%) QA
System Software
1 13 (9.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.82%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (2.82%) Puppet
2 1 (0.70%) Oozie
Vendors
1 6 (4.23%) Facebook
1 6 (4.23%) hybris
2 4 (2.82%) HP
3 2 (1.41%) Oracle
3 2 (1.41%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.70%) Cloudera
4 1 (0.70%) ESRI
4 1 (0.70%) IBM