Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 50 80
Rank change year-on-year -9 +30 +69
Permanent jobs citing BDD 120 141 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 4.20% 4.99% 3.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.79% 5.57% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 104 136 107
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £34,125 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £52,500 £52,500
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 2,507 2,530 2,859
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 87.69% 89.59% 88.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2,038 2,021 2,331
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £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 20 June 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 20 June 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 -3 93 £47,500 +11.76% 5
High Wycombe - 11 £37,500 -
Chesham - 4 £40,000 - 1
Marlow -12 1 £37,500 -11.76%
Newport Pagnell - 1 £42,500 - 1
BDD
South East

For the 6 months to 20 June 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.

1 109 (90.83%) TDD
2 102 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (55.00%) C#
4 63 (52.50%) JavaScript
5 61 (50.83%) .NET
6 60 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 59 (49.17%) MVC
8 56 (46.67%) AngularJS
9 54 (45.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 54 (45.00%) ASP.NET
10 48 (40.00%) Java
11 40 (33.33%) Scrum
11 40 (33.33%) RESTful
12 38 (31.67%) NoSQL
13 37 (30.83%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 36 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
15 35 (29.17%) SQL
15 35 (29.17%) ASP.NET Web API
16 34 (28.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 34 (28.33%) Web Application Development
17 33 (27.50%) Git (software)
17 33 (27.50%) SQL Server 2016
18 32 (26.67%) Test Automation
19 30 (25.00%) Games
20 29 (24.17%) WCF
21 28 (23.33%) HTML
21 28 (23.33%) CSS
22 26 (21.67%) jQuery
23 25 (20.83%) KnockoutJS
24 23 (19.17%) Ruby

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 7 (5.83%) Apache Spark
2 5 (4.17%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.83%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.33%) Internet
2 3 (2.50%) HTTP
3 1 (0.83%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 38 (31.67%) NoSQL
3 33 (27.50%) SQL Server 2016
4 11 (9.17%) Big Data
5 7 (5.83%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (5.83%) Hadoop
5 7 (5.83%) HBase
5 7 (5.83%) Neo4j
6 6 (5.00%) Redis
7 5 (4.17%) MySQL
7 5 (4.17%) Oracle Database
8 4 (3.33%) DB2
8 4 (3.33%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.50%) NewSQL
10 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.83%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 33 (27.50%) Git (software)
2 19 (15.83%) Selenium
2 19 (15.83%) TeamCity
3 17 (14.17%) Visual Studio
4 16 (13.33%) WebDriver
5 15 (12.50%) Jenkins
6 12 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
7 10 (8.33%) Cucumber
7 10 (8.33%) SoapUI
8 9 (7.50%) JIRA
8 9 (7.50%) Maven
9 7 (5.83%) ReSharper
9 7 (5.83%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (4.17%) MSTest
10 5 (4.17%) NUnit
10 5 (4.17%) SpecFlow
11 3 (2.50%) GitLab
11 3 (2.50%) Protractor
11 3 (2.50%) Subversion
12 2 (1.67%) Zephyr
General
1 30 (25.00%) Games
2 15 (12.50%) Finance
3 7 (5.83%) Back Office
4 5 (4.17%) Banking
5 3 (2.50%) Automotive
6 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 76 (63.33%) Developer
2 50 (41.67%) .NET Developer
3 18 (15.00%) C# Developer
4 16 (13.33%) Tester
5 14 (11.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (9.17%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (9.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (8.33%) Automation Tester
7 10 (8.33%) Java Engineer
8 9 (7.50%) Java Developer
8 9 (7.50%) Software Test Engineer
8 9 (7.50%) Test Engineer
9 8 (6.67%) Big Data Engineer
9 8 (6.67%) Software Tester
10 7 (5.83%) Data Engineer
10 7 (5.83%) Full Stack Developer
10 7 (5.83%) Software Engineer
10 7 (5.83%) Test Automation Engineer
11 5 (4.17%) Technical Tester
12 4 (3.33%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (50.83%) .NET
2 56 (46.67%) AngularJS
3 54 (45.00%) ASP.NET
3 54 (45.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 40 (33.33%) RESTful
5 37 (30.83%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 35 (29.17%) ASP.NET Web API
7 34 (28.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 29 (24.17%) WCF
9 28 (23.33%) CSS
9 28 (23.33%) HTML
10 26 (21.67%) jQuery
11 25 (20.83%) KnockoutJS
12 21 (17.50%) Node.js
13 20 (16.67%) .NET Framework
13 20 (16.67%) Entity Framework
14 19 (15.83%) Code First Entity Framework
15 17 (14.17%) Spring
16 12 (10.00%) CSS3
17 10 (8.33%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.83%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.83%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.00%) Linux
2 7 (5.83%) Windows
3 1 (0.83%) DC/OS
3 1 (0.83%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (90.83%) TDD
2 102 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (49.17%) MVC
4 40 (33.33%) Scrum
5 36 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
6 34 (28.33%) Web Application Development
7 32 (26.67%) Test Automation
8 20 (16.67%) SOLID
9 18 (15.00%) Dependency Injection
9 18 (15.00%) Software Engineering
10 17 (14.17%) SDLC
11 15 (12.50%) OO
12 14 (11.67%) Continuous Delivery
12 14 (11.67%) E-Commerce
13 13 (10.83%) Microservices
14 9 (7.50%) CQRS
14 9 (7.50%) Domain-Driven Design
14 9 (7.50%) Kanban
15 7 (5.83%) API Development
15 7 (5.83%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (55.00%) C#
2 63 (52.50%) JavaScript
3 48 (40.00%) Java
4 35 (29.17%) SQL
5 23 (19.17%) Ruby
6 13 (10.83%) Scala
7 9 (7.50%) Go
7 9 (7.50%) Python
8 5 (4.17%) Java 8
9 3 (2.50%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.67%) Bourne shell
10 2 (1.67%) PHP
11 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (2.50%) Degree
1 3 (2.50%) ISEB
1 3 (2.50%) ISTQB
1 3 (2.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 15 (12.50%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (7.50%) Oracle
2 7 (5.83%) Cloudera
3 6 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.83%) Cisco
4 1 (0.83%) Perfecto Mobile