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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 52 134
Rank change year-on-year +6 +82  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 76 56 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 5.14% 3.87% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.82% 4.51% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 71 56 11
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.93% -14.73%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1305 1243 2032
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 88.29% 85.84% 84.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1025 1040 1589
Median salary £47,000 £44,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.81% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 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 3 months to 26 June 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 3 months to 26 June 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
Milton Keynes +4 66 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Chalfont St Giles - 4 £40,000 - 1
Marlow -8 2 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Gerrards Cross - 2 £52,500 - 1
Amersham - 1 £45,000 - 1
BDD
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 139 (96.53%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (81.25%) TDD
3 93 (64.58%) C#
4 88 (61.11%) .NET
5 85 (59.03%) MVC
6 78 (54.17%) ASP.NET
7 75 (52.08%) AngularJS
8 69 (47.92%) ASP.NET MVC
9 66 (45.83%) SQL Server
10 65 (45.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 64 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
12 56 (38.89%) Scrum
13 53 (36.81%) Test Automation
14 51 (35.42%) JavaScript
15 42 (29.17%) Web Application Development
16 41 (28.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 39 (27.08%) KnockoutJS
17 39 (27.08%) HTML
17 39 (27.08%) Selenium
18 38 (26.39%) CSS
19 35 (24.31%) Java
19 35 (24.31%) SQL
20 34 (23.61%) RESTful
21 33 (22.92%) Greenfield Project
21 33 (22.92%) Internet
21 33 (22.92%) jQuery
22 29 (20.14%) SQL Server 2014
23 26 (18.06%) Finance
24 25 (17.36%) SDLC
25 22 (15.28%) SOLID

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 1 (0.69%) Apache Spark
1 1 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.69%) G Suite
2 1 (0.69%) Office 365
2 1 (0.69%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 33 (22.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 29 (20.14%) SQL Server 2014
3 13 (9.03%) SQL Server 2016
4 6 (4.17%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.69%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.69%) Big Data
6 1 (0.69%) Cloudera CDH
6 1 (0.69%) GIS
6 1 (0.69%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.69%) Impala
6 1 (0.69%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 39 (27.08%) Selenium
2 20 (13.89%) WebDriver
3 17 (11.81%) Git (software)
4 16 (11.11%) JIRA
5 14 (9.72%) Cucumber
6 12 (8.33%) TeamCity
7 11 (7.64%) Octopus Deploy
8 10 (6.94%) ReSharper
8 10 (6.94%) Visual Studio
9 9 (6.25%) Jenkins
10 7 (4.86%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (4.17%) JMeter
11 6 (4.17%) JUnit
12 5 (3.47%) Calabash
12 5 (3.47%) LoadRunner
13 4 (2.78%) HP UFT
13 4 (2.78%) TestNG
14 3 (2.08%) GoogleTest
14 3 (2.08%) NUnit
15 1 (0.69%) SoapUI
General
1 26 (18.06%) Finance
2 7 (4.86%) Games
3 3 (2.08%) Law
4 2 (1.39%) Advertising
4 2 (1.39%) Automotive
4 2 (1.39%) Billing
4 2 (1.39%) Retail
4 2 (1.39%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.69%) Banking
5 1 (0.69%) German Language
5 1 (0.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 93 (64.58%) Developer
2 75 (52.08%) .NET Developer
3 38 (26.39%) C# Developer
4 28 (19.44%) C# .NET Developer
5 26 (18.06%) Internet Developer
6 25 (17.36%) ASP.NET Developer
6 25 (17.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 21 (14.58%) Java Engineer
8 20 (13.89%) Automation Engineer
8 20 (13.89%) QA Automation Engineer
8 20 (13.89%) QA Engineer
9 14 (9.72%) Senior Developer
10 13 (9.03%) Senior C# Developer
11 12 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
12 11 (7.64%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 11 (7.64%) Tester
13 10 (6.94%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
13 10 (6.94%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
14 9 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 7 (4.86%) JIRA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (61.11%) .NET
2 78 (54.17%) ASP.NET
3 75 (52.08%) AngularJS
4 69 (47.92%) ASP.NET MVC
5 65 (45.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 64 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
7 41 (28.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 39 (27.08%) HTML
8 39 (27.08%) KnockoutJS
9 38 (26.39%) CSS
10 34 (23.61%) RESTful
11 33 (22.92%) jQuery
12 21 (14.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 18 (12.50%) XML
14 17 (11.81%) Node.js
15 14 (9.72%) HTML5
15 14 (9.72%) WCF
16 12 (8.33%) Ajax
16 12 (8.33%) CSS3
17 10 (6.94%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 33 (22.92%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 7 (4.86%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.69%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.08%) Android
1 3 (2.08%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (96.53%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (81.25%) TDD
3 85 (59.03%) MVC
4 56 (38.89%) Scrum
5 53 (36.81%) Test Automation
6 42 (29.17%) Web Application Development
7 25 (17.36%) SDLC
8 22 (15.28%) SOLID
9 20 (13.89%) QA Automation
10 19 (13.19%) OO
11 18 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (12.50%) Unit Testing
12 15 (10.42%) Domain-Driven Design
12 15 (10.42%) Performance Testing
13 14 (9.72%) E-Commerce
14 13 (9.03%) API Testing
14 13 (9.03%) Integration Testing
14 13 (9.03%) Regression Testing
14 13 (9.03%) SDET
14 13 (9.03%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 93 (64.58%) C#
2 51 (35.42%) JavaScript
3 35 (24.31%) Java
3 35 (24.31%) SQL
4 16 (11.11%) Ruby
5 14 (9.72%) PL/SQL
6 11 (7.64%) T-SQL
7 6 (4.17%) Python
7 6 (4.17%) VB
7 6 (4.17%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.39%) C++
8 2 (1.39%) ES6
8 2 (1.39%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.39%) XPath
Qualifications
1 16 (11.11%) ISEB
2 14 (9.72%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.08%) Degree
4 2 (1.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.69%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.69%) HND
5 1 (0.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (13.89%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (3.47%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.69%) Oozie
Vendors
1 8 (5.56%) Oracle
2 5 (3.47%) HP
3 4 (2.78%) hybris
4 3 (2.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.08%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.39%) Facebook
6 1 (0.69%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.69%) ESRI
6 1 (0.69%) Google
6 1 (0.69%) IBM
Chalfont St. Giles, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-45k
Posted: 6 days ago
Marlow
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago