Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 78 54 57
Rank change year-on-year -24 +3 +22
Permanent jobs citing BDD 72 129 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 3.17% 4.63% 4.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.50% 5.20% 5.53%
Number of salaries quoted 68 110 151
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £37,125 £33,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,750 £57,500 £53,750
South East median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -

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 2,059 2,482 2,568
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 90.59% 89.02% 89.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,627 1,948 2,174
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £46,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.98% +1.18% -
10th Percentile £27,150 £24,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 22 January 2019.

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 22 January 2019. 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 -30 44 £47,500 - 9
Newport Pagnell +7 12 £45,000 +2.86% 1
High Wycombe -3 10 £45,000 +20.00%
Aylesbury - 3 £40,000 -
Amersham - 2 £40,000 - 1
BDD
South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 69 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (83.33%) TDD
3 55 (76.39%) JavaScript
4 53 (73.61%) C#
5 44 (61.11%) CSS
6 43 (59.72%) Scrum
6 43 (59.72%) jQuery
7 41 (56.94%) MVC
8 40 (55.56%) .NET
9 39 (54.17%) HTML
10 35 (48.61%) AngularJS
11 27 (37.50%) ASP.NET
11 27 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
12 25 (34.72%) SQL Server
13 24 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
13 24 (33.33%) SOLID
14 23 (31.94%) .NET Core
14 23 (31.94%) Test Automation
14 23 (31.94%) Web Development
15 22 (30.56%) Mobile App
16 20 (27.78%) Kanban
16 20 (27.78%) E-Commerce
17 19 (26.39%) JIRA
17 19 (26.39%) ASP.NET Web API
17 19 (26.39%) Deployment Automation
18 18 (25.00%) Confluence
18 18 (25.00%) Visual Studio
18 18 (25.00%) Web Services
18 18 (25.00%) SQL
19 17 (23.61%) OO

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 18 (25.00%) Confluence
2 1 (1.39%) Apache
2 1 (1.39%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.06%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (34.72%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 8 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 5 (6.94%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.56%) MySQL
4 4 (5.56%) Redis
4 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (2.78%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.39%) Apache Ignite
6 1 (1.39%) Big Data
6 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.39%) HBase
6 1 (1.39%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (26.39%) JIRA
2 18 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 16 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 12 (16.67%) ReSharper
5 9 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 9 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
5 9 (12.50%) TeamCity
6 6 (8.33%) Maven
7 5 (6.94%) Apache Ivy
7 5 (6.94%) Gradle
7 5 (6.94%) Selenium
7 5 (6.94%) WebDriver
8 4 (5.56%) Bitbucket
9 3 (4.17%) Appium
9 3 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (4.17%) Calabash
9 3 (4.17%) Cucumber
10 2 (2.78%) Hudson
11 1 (1.39%) SoapUI
11 1 (1.39%) SpecFlow
General
1 10 (13.89%) Finance
2 7 (9.72%) Retail
3 3 (4.17%) Banking
4 1 (1.39%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (77.78%) Developer
2 32 (44.44%) C# Developer
3 25 (34.72%) .NET Developer
4 17 (23.61%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (20.83%) ASP.NET Developer
5 15 (20.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (15.28%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 10 (13.89%) Senior Developer
8 9 (12.50%) Angular Developer
9 7 (9.72%) Senior C# Developer
10 6 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
10 6 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
10 6 (8.33%) Software Developer
10 6 (8.33%) Web Developer
11 4 (5.56%) Agile Coach
11 4 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
11 4 (5.56%) Tester
12 3 (4.17%) Java Developer
12 3 (4.17%) QA Tester
12 3 (4.17%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (61.11%) CSS
2 43 (59.72%) jQuery
3 40 (55.56%) .NET
4 39 (54.17%) HTML
5 35 (48.61%) AngularJS
6 27 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 27 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 23 (31.94%) .NET Core
8 19 (26.39%) ASP.NET Web API
9 18 (25.00%) Web Services
10 14 (19.44%) React
11 13 (18.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 13 (18.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 12 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 12 (16.67%) REST
12 12 (16.67%) RESTful
13 11 (15.28%) JSON
13 11 (15.28%) Node.js
14 8 (11.11%) Redux
15 7 (9.72%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (30.56%) Mobile App
2 10 (13.89%) User Experience
3 5 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.56%) Fintech
5 2 (2.78%) Digital TV
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.56%) Windows
2 3 (4.17%) Android
2 3 (4.17%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.17%) Mac OS X
3 2 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (83.33%) TDD
3 43 (59.72%) Scrum
4 41 (56.94%) MVC
5 24 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 24 (33.33%) SOLID
6 23 (31.94%) Test Automation
6 23 (31.94%) Web Development
7 20 (27.78%) E-Commerce
7 20 (27.78%) Kanban
8 19 (26.39%) Deployment Automation
9 17 (23.61%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (23.61%) OO
9 17 (23.61%) SDLC
10 12 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
11 10 (13.89%) Front End Development
11 10 (13.89%) Mobile Development
11 10 (13.89%) Unit Testing
12 9 (12.50%) OOP
13 8 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 55 (76.39%) JavaScript
2 53 (73.61%) C#
3 18 (25.00%) SQL
4 12 (16.67%) Java
5 10 (13.89%) Bourne shell
5 10 (13.89%) ES6
5 10 (13.89%) TypeScript
6 7 (9.72%) Java 8
7 4 (5.56%) Ruby
8 3 (4.17%) Apple Swift
9 2 (2.78%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.39%) Go
10 1 (1.39%) PHP
10 1 (1.39%) Python
10 1 (1.39%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (2.78%) Degree
1 2 (2.78%) Master's Degree
2 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.72%) QA
System Software
1 16 (22.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.39%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (16.67%) Xamarin
2 6 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.94%) Oracle
4 2 (2.78%) Dell
5 1 (1.39%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.39%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.39%) HP