Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 50 83
Rank change year-on-year -32 +33 +75
Permanent jobs citing BDD 81 136 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.95% 4.84% 3.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.32% 5.36% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 76 129 109
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £56,875 £62,000 £56,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 2,439 2,536 2,786
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 88.72% 90.22% 88.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2,013 2,031 2,256
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £64,150 £65,000 £63,750
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 15 August 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 15 August 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 -13 70 £47,500 +9.20% 6
High Wycombe - 5 £45,000 - 1
Chesham - 4 £40,000 -
Newport Pagnell - 1 £42,500 - 2
BDD
South East

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 76 (93.83%) TDD
2 68 (83.95%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (69.14%) C#
4 51 (62.96%) JavaScript
4 51 (62.96%) .NET
5 47 (58.02%) MVC
6 45 (55.56%) AngularJS
7 40 (49.38%) ASP.NET
7 40 (49.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 38 (46.91%) Scrum
9 36 (44.44%) SQL Server
10 32 (39.51%) Continuous Integration
10 32 (39.51%) ASP.NET Web API
11 31 (38.27%) RESTful
12 26 (32.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 25 (30.86%) jQuery
13 25 (30.86%) CSS
14 22 (27.16%) SOLID
15 21 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 21 (25.93%) HTML
15 21 (25.93%) Git (software)
15 21 (25.93%) Test Automation
16 20 (24.69%) Java
16 20 (24.69%) E-Commerce
16 20 (24.69%) KnockoutJS
17 18 (22.22%) Web Application Development
17 18 (22.22%) SQL Server 2016
17 18 (22.22%) SQL
17 18 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
18 17 (20.99%) TeamCity

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 2 (2.47%) Apache
1 2 (2.47%) Confluence
1 2 (2.47%) IBM Domino
2 1 (1.23%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 18 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.47%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.70%) Internet
2 1 (1.23%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 18 (22.22%) SQL Server 2016
3 16 (19.75%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.47%) Big Data
4 2 (2.47%) MySQL
4 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.23%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.23%) HBase
5 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.23%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (25.93%) Git (software)
2 17 (20.99%) TeamCity
3 16 (19.75%) Visual Studio
4 13 (16.05%) Selenium
5 11 (13.58%) Octopus Deploy
6 10 (12.35%) WebDriver
7 8 (9.88%) JIRA
7 8 (9.88%) ReSharper
8 7 (8.64%) Cucumber
8 7 (8.64%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (7.41%) Jenkins
10 5 (6.17%) Maven
10 5 (6.17%) MSTest
10 5 (6.17%) NUnit
10 5 (6.17%) SpecFlow
11 4 (4.94%) SoapUI
12 2 (2.47%) Zephyr
13 1 (1.23%) Apache Ivy
13 1 (1.23%) Gradle
General
1 13 (16.05%) Games
2 5 (6.17%) Finance
3 4 (4.94%) Back Office
3 4 (4.94%) Retail
4 3 (3.70%) Banking
5 1 (1.23%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (67.90%) Developer
2 39 (48.15%) .NET Developer
3 23 (28.40%) C# Developer
4 18 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (12.35%) ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (12.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (12.35%) Tester
6 7 (8.64%) Automation Tester
6 7 (8.64%) Software Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) Software Test Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) Test Engineer
8 5 (6.17%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 5 (6.17%) C# Web Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Java Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Messaging Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Software Tester
8 5 (6.17%) SQL Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Web Developer
9 4 (4.94%) .NET Web Developer
9 4 (4.94%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (62.96%) .NET
2 45 (55.56%) AngularJS
3 40 (49.38%) ASP.NET
3 40 (49.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 32 (39.51%) ASP.NET Web API
5 31 (38.27%) RESTful
6 26 (32.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 25 (30.86%) CSS
7 25 (30.86%) jQuery
8 21 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 21 (25.93%) HTML
9 20 (24.69%) KnockoutJS
10 14 (17.28%) .NET Framework
10 14 (17.28%) Entity Framework
11 13 (16.05%) WCF
12 11 (13.58%) Node.js
13 10 (12.35%) Code First Entity Framework
13 10 (12.35%) CSS3
14 9 (11.11%) .NET Core
14 9 (11.11%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.94%) Fintech
2 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.47%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.23%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.64%) Linux
2 4 (4.94%) Windows
3 1 (1.23%) DC/OS
3 1 (1.23%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (93.83%) TDD
2 68 (83.95%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (58.02%) MVC
4 38 (46.91%) Scrum
5 32 (39.51%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (27.16%) SOLID
7 21 (25.93%) Test Automation
8 20 (24.69%) E-Commerce
9 18 (22.22%) Web Application Development
10 16 (19.75%) SDLC
11 14 (17.28%) Dependency Injection
12 12 (14.81%) Microservices
12 12 (14.81%) Software Engineering
13 10 (12.35%) OO
14 9 (11.11%) Kanban
15 8 (9.88%) Continuous Delivery
16 6 (7.41%) Web Development
17 5 (6.17%) Build Automation
17 5 (6.17%) Continuous Improvement
17 5 (6.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (69.14%) C#
2 51 (62.96%) JavaScript
3 20 (24.69%) Java
4 18 (22.22%) SQL
5 13 (16.05%) Ruby
6 6 (7.41%) TypeScript
7 3 (3.70%) Bourne shell
7 3 (3.70%) Java 8
8 2 (2.47%) PHP
9 1 (1.23%) Scala
9 1 (1.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.64%) QA
System Software
1 11 (13.58%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.41%) Oracle
3 1 (1.23%) Cisco
3 1 (1.23%) Cloudera