Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 74 78
Rank change year-on-year -14 +4 +8
Permanent jobs citing BDD 361 441 547
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.42% 4.17% 3.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.76% 4.67% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 344 410 489
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £46,250 £40,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,075 £81,250
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +9.09%

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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,590 9,435 12,558
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 90.89% 89.19% 89.66%
Number of salaries quoted 8,539 8,586 11,073
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,125 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing BDD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for BDD in the City of London

BDD
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BDD in the City of London.

Salary trend for BDD in the City of London

BDD
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for BDD in the City of London

BDD
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the City of London region over the 6 months to 23 January 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
London Bridge -1 1 - -
BDD
Central London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 City of London region with a requirement for BDD.

1 307 (85.04%) Agile Software Development
2 305 (84.49%) TDD
3 184 (50.97%) Java
4 141 (39.06%) JavaScript
5 105 (29.09%) Continuous Integration
6 103 (28.53%) Test Automation
7 99 (27.42%) .NET
8 92 (25.48%) React
9 91 (25.21%) Finance
9 91 (25.21%) AngularJS
10 89 (24.65%) C#
11 85 (23.55%) Scrum
12 80 (22.16%) CSS
12 80 (22.16%) Docker
13 76 (21.05%) Node.js
13 76 (21.05%) HTML
14 70 (19.39%) QA
14 70 (19.39%) Git (software)
15 69 (19.11%) SQL
15 69 (19.11%) Microservices
16 68 (18.84%) Software Engineering
17 66 (18.28%) REST
18 63 (17.45%) RESTful
19 59 (16.34%) Amazon AWS
19 59 (16.34%) HTML5
19 59 (16.34%) JIRA
20 56 (15.51%) E-Commerce
21 55 (15.24%) SQL Server
22 54 (14.96%) Front End Development
23 52 (14.40%) DevOps

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 27 (7.48%) Apache
2 24 (6.65%) Tomcat
3 21 (5.82%) nginx
4 18 (4.99%) Confluence
5 12 (3.32%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (2.49%) Apache Spark
7 6 (1.66%) Ethereum
8 3 (0.83%) Apache Solr
8 3 (0.83%) IIS
8 3 (0.83%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (0.55%) CMS
9 2 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.55%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.28%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.28%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.28%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (1.94%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.28%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.28%) FastStats
2 1 (0.28%) LatentZero
2 1 (0.28%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.28%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 59 (16.34%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (5.82%) GitHub
4 15 (4.16%) PaaS
4 15 (4.16%) SaaS
5 14 (3.88%) Azure Active Directory
5 14 (3.88%) IaaS
6 10 (2.77%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (2.22%) Office 365
8 7 (1.94%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (1.94%) Slack
8 7 (1.94%) Trello
9 6 (1.66%) Google Play
10 2 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.55%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.55%) BlazeMeter
10 2 (0.55%) Serverless
11 1 (0.28%) npm
11 1 (0.28%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.16%) DNS
1 15 (4.16%) HTTP
2 14 (3.88%) DHCP
2 14 (3.88%) Firewall
2 14 (3.88%) VPN
2 14 (3.88%) WAN
3 11 (3.05%) DMZ
4 4 (1.11%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (15.24%) SQL Server
2 43 (11.91%) MongoDB
3 35 (9.70%) MySQL
4 31 (8.59%) NoSQL
5 15 (4.16%) Redis
6 14 (3.88%) Blockchain
7 11 (3.05%) Relational Database
8 9 (2.49%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (2.49%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (1.94%) Couchbase
10 6 (1.66%) Big Data
10 6 (1.66%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.83%) InfluxDB
12 2 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.55%) HBase
12 2 (0.55%) Neo4j
12 2 (0.55%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.55%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 70 (19.39%) Git (software)
2 59 (16.34%) JIRA
3 49 (13.57%) Selenium
4 39 (10.80%) Jenkins
5 33 (9.14%) Cucumber
6 32 (8.86%) WebDriver
7 27 (7.48%) JUnit
8 26 (7.20%) webpack
9 22 (6.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 22 (6.09%) TeamCity
10 19 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
11 16 (4.43%) SpecFlow
12 12 (3.32%) Appium
12 12 (3.32%) NUnit
12 12 (3.32%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (2.77%) Mockito
14 9 (2.49%) Babel
14 9 (2.49%) Maven
14 9 (2.49%) Spock
14 9 (2.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 91 (25.21%) Finance
2 48 (13.30%) Banking
3 16 (4.43%) Games
4 13 (3.60%) Online Betting
5 12 (3.32%) Investment Banking
6 11 (3.05%) Advertising
7 10 (2.77%) Marketing
8 9 (2.49%) Retail
9 8 (2.22%) Publishing
9 8 (2.22%) Telecoms
10 6 (1.66%) Law
11 5 (1.39%) Front Office
12 4 (1.11%) Billing
12 4 (1.11%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.28%) Digital Economy
13 1 (0.28%) Legal
13 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 211 (58.45%) Developer
2 69 (19.11%) Senior Developer
3 64 (17.73%) Java Developer
4 43 (11.91%) Full Stack Developer
5 37 (10.25%) .NET Developer
6 28 (7.76%) QA Engineer
7 27 (7.48%) Java Engineer
8 24 (6.65%) JavaScript Developer
9 23 (6.37%) C# Developer
9 23 (6.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 22 (6.09%) Analyst
11 19 (5.26%) React Developer
12 16 (4.43%) C# .NET Developer
12 16 (4.43%) DevOps Engineer
13 15 (4.16%) Software Engineer
13 15 (4.16%) Software Manager
14 14 (3.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 14 (3.88%) Lead Developer
14 14 (3.88%) Senior Front-End Developer
14 14 (3.88%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (27.42%) .NET
2 92 (25.48%) React
3 91 (25.21%) AngularJS
4 80 (22.16%) CSS
5 76 (21.05%) HTML
5 76 (21.05%) Node.js
6 66 (18.28%) REST
7 63 (17.45%) RESTful
8 59 (16.34%) HTML5
9 51 (14.13%) jQuery
9 51 (14.13%) Spring
10 43 (11.91%) Web Services
11 40 (11.08%) Redux
12 38 (10.53%) ASP.NET
13 36 (9.97%) CSS3
14 35 (9.70%) ASP.NET MVC
15 26 (7.20%) RabbitMQ
16 23 (6.37%) Sass
17 19 (5.26%) Angular 2
17 19 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 45 (12.47%) Greenfield Project
2 41 (11.36%) User Experience
3 40 (11.08%) Fintech
4 37 (10.25%) Mobile App
5 29 (8.03%) Computer Science
6 18 (4.99%) e-Health
7 14 (3.88%) Hedge funds
8 10 (2.77%) Algorithms
9 8 (2.22%) Blog
10 7 (1.94%) Bitcoin
11 6 (1.66%) HoloLens
11 6 (1.66%) HTC Vive
11 6 (1.66%) Oculus Rift
12 5 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (1.11%) Client/Server
13 4 (1.11%) Derivative
13 4 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 3 (0.83%) iPhone
14 3 (0.83%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 30 (8.31%) Linux
2 21 (5.82%) Android
3 19 (5.26%) Apple iOS
4 6 (1.66%) Unix
5 5 (1.39%) Windows
6 1 (0.28%) AIX
6 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 307 (85.04%) Agile Software Development
2 305 (84.49%) TDD
3 105 (29.09%) Continuous Integration
4 103 (28.53%) Test Automation
5 85 (23.55%) Scrum
6 69 (19.11%) Microservices
7 68 (18.84%) Software Engineering
8 56 (15.51%) E-Commerce
9 54 (14.96%) Front End Development
10 52 (14.40%) DevOps
11 51 (14.13%) MVC
12 48 (13.30%) Continuous Delivery
13 40 (11.08%) OO
14 37 (10.25%) SOA
15 35 (9.70%) Test Strategy
16 34 (9.42%) Kanban
17 31 (8.59%) Open Source
18 29 (8.03%) Pair Programming
18 29 (8.03%) SDLC
19 28 (7.76%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 184 (50.97%) Java
2 141 (39.06%) JavaScript
3 89 (24.65%) C#
4 69 (19.11%) SQL
5 35 (9.70%) ES6
6 31 (8.59%) Python
7 28 (7.76%) Scala
8 26 (7.20%) TypeScript
9 21 (5.82%) PHP
10 20 (5.54%) Ruby
11 18 (4.99%) Groovy
12 13 (3.60%) Bash Shell
13 12 (3.32%) Go
14 11 (3.05%) C++
15 7 (1.94%) ES7
16 6 (1.66%) CoffeeScript
16 6 (1.66%) Elixir
16 6 (1.66%) Rust
16 6 (1.66%) Solidity
16 6 (1.66%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (7.48%) Degree
2 18 (4.99%) ISTQB
3 13 (3.60%) ISEB
4 11 (3.05%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (2.77%) Security Cleared
6 8 (2.22%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.11%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.83%) Check Point Certification
8 3 (0.83%) MCSA
8 3 (0.83%) MCSE
8 3 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.83%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.28%) CFA
9 1 (0.28%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (19.39%) QA
2 6 (1.66%) GCP
3 2 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.55%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.28%) DICOM
4 1 (0.28%) GDPR
4 1 (0.28%) HL7
System Software
1 80 (22.16%) Docker
2 14 (3.88%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.28%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 18 (4.99%) Puppet
2 8 (2.22%) Ansible
2 8 (2.22%) Kubernetes
3 6 (1.66%) Mesos
4 5 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.83%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 3 (0.83%) Grafana
6 2 (0.55%) Control-M
7 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.28%) Kibana
7 1 (0.28%) Terraform
7 1 (0.28%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 29 (8.03%) Microsoft
2 16 (4.43%) IBM
2 16 (4.43%) Oracle
3 15 (4.16%) Splunk
4 9 (2.49%) Apigee
5 8 (2.22%) Google
5 8 (2.22%) New Relic
6 7 (1.94%) Atlassian
7 5 (1.39%) Xamarin
8 3 (0.83%) Apple
8 3 (0.83%) CheckPoint
8 3 (0.83%) Cisco
8 3 (0.83%) Juniper
9 2 (0.55%) Adobe
9 2 (0.55%) HP
9 2 (0.55%) Zend
10 1 (0.28%) Calypso
10 1 (0.28%) Coverity
10 1 (0.28%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.28%) Twitter