Period
to 25 April 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 25 April 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
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 71 79
Rank change year-on-year -21 +8 0
Permanent jobs citing BDD 361 430 532
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.34% 4.18% 3.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.61% 4.61% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 335 401 492
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £80,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%

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 9,993 9,329 12,571
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 92.46% 90.64% 91.43%
Number of salaries quoted 8,809 8,460 11,271
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £92,500 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £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 25 April 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 25 April 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 -3 1 £62,500 +4.17%
BDD
Central London

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 City of London region with a requirement for BDD.

1 306 (84.76%) TDD
2 277 (76.73%) Agile Software Development
3 180 (49.86%) Java
4 139 (38.50%) JavaScript
5 107 (29.64%) Scrum
6 97 (26.87%) Continuous Integration
7 96 (26.59%) Test Automation
7 96 (26.59%) Finance
8 94 (26.04%) C#
9 89 (24.65%) SQL
10 83 (22.99%) .NET
11 81 (22.44%) CSS
12 79 (21.88%) AngularJS
13 74 (20.50%) Git (software)
13 74 (20.50%) Microservices
14 70 (19.39%) Docker
14 70 (19.39%) QA
14 70 (19.39%) HTML
15 69 (19.11%) DevOps
15 69 (19.11%) React
16 67 (18.56%) REST
17 63 (17.45%) Java 8
18 62 (17.17%) SQL Server
19 59 (16.34%) Software Engineering
20 57 (15.79%) Selenium
21 56 (15.51%) RESTful
21 56 (15.51%) Node.js
22 53 (14.68%) NoSQL
23 52 (14.40%) Amazon AWS
24 49 (13.57%) JIRA

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 19 (5.26%) Apache
1 19 (5.26%) Confluence
2 18 (4.99%) Apache Spark
3 13 (3.60%) Elasticsearch
4 12 (3.32%) nginx
5 10 (2.77%) JBoss
5 10 (2.77%) WebLogic
6 8 (2.22%) CMS
7 7 (1.94%) Anypoint
7 7 (1.94%) Ethereum
7 7 (1.94%) Mule
8 5 (1.39%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.11%) EPiServer
10 3 (0.83%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.83%) Oracle Coherence
11 2 (0.55%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.55%) WildFly
12 1 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.28%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (0.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (0.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (2.22%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 52 (14.40%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (8.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (6.65%) GitHub
4 18 (4.99%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (3.05%) SaaS
6 9 (2.49%) Slack
6 9 (2.49%) Trello
7 8 (2.22%) IaaS
8 7 (1.94%) Azure Active Directory
8 7 (1.94%) npm
8 7 (1.94%) PaaS
9 5 (1.39%) BrowserStack
9 5 (1.39%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (1.39%) Sauce Labs
10 3 (0.83%) Serverless
10 3 (0.83%) Yarn
11 2 (0.55%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.55%) BlazeMeter
11 2 (0.55%) OpenShift
11 2 (0.55%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.94%) VPN
2 6 (1.66%) DMZ
2 6 (1.66%) HTTP
3 4 (1.11%) SMTP
4 3 (0.83%) Intranet
5 2 (0.55%) Broadband
5 2 (0.55%) DHCP
5 2 (0.55%) DNS
5 2 (0.55%) Firewall
5 2 (0.55%) WAN
6 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (17.17%) SQL Server
2 53 (14.68%) NoSQL
3 39 (10.80%) MySQL
4 24 (6.65%) MongoDB
5 18 (4.99%) Blockchain
6 16 (4.43%) Big Data
7 14 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (3.60%) Redis
9 11 (3.05%) Data Lake
10 10 (2.77%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (2.49%) Relational Database
12 5 (1.39%) Hadoop
12 5 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (0.83%) GIS
13 3 (0.83%) Neo4j
13 3 (0.83%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (0.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 2 (0.55%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 74 (20.50%) Git (software)
2 57 (15.79%) Selenium
3 49 (13.57%) JIRA
4 40 (11.08%) Cucumber
5 34 (9.42%) Jenkins
6 32 (8.86%) JUnit
6 32 (8.86%) WebDriver
7 28 (7.76%) Maven
8 25 (6.93%) TeamCity
9 24 (6.65%) webpack
10 22 (6.09%) Team Foundation Server
11 21 (5.82%) NUnit
11 21 (5.82%) SpecFlow
11 21 (5.82%) Visual Studio
12 18 (4.99%) Octopus Deploy
13 17 (4.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 11 (3.05%) Ant
14 11 (3.05%) Gradle
14 11 (3.05%) Jasmine
14 11 (3.05%) JMeter
General
1 96 (26.59%) Finance
2 38 (10.53%) Banking
3 33 (9.14%) Games
4 18 (4.99%) Publishing
5 15 (4.16%) Advertising
6 13 (3.60%) Investment Banking
7 12 (3.32%) Retail
8 11 (3.05%) Marketing
9 10 (2.77%) Law
9 10 (2.77%) Telecoms
10 8 (2.22%) Automotive
11 6 (1.66%) Legal
12 5 (1.39%) Online Betting
13 3 (0.83%) Front Office
14 2 (0.55%) Billing
14 2 (0.55%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 218 (60.39%) Developer
2 79 (21.88%) Java Developer
3 42 (11.63%) Full Stack Developer
3 42 (11.63%) Senior Developer
4 36 (9.97%) Java Engineer
5 31 (8.59%) .NET Developer
6 23 (6.37%) QA Engineer
7 22 (6.09%) Analyst
7 22 (6.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 20 (5.54%) Lead Developer
9 19 (5.26%) C# Developer
10 17 (4.71%) Blockchain Developer
11 16 (4.43%) Architect
11 16 (4.43%) Games Developer
11 16 (4.43%) Java Games Developer
12 15 (4.16%) Software Engineer
13 13 (3.60%) Games Engineer
13 13 (3.60%) Scala Developer
14 12 (3.32%) C# .NET Developer
14 12 (3.32%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (22.99%) .NET
2 81 (22.44%) CSS
3 79 (21.88%) AngularJS
4 70 (19.39%) HTML
5 69 (19.11%) React
6 67 (18.56%) REST
7 56 (15.51%) Node.js
7 56 (15.51%) RESTful
8 49 (13.57%) Spring
9 47 (13.02%) Web Services
10 38 (10.53%) HTML5
11 35 (9.70%) jQuery
12 31 (8.59%) Redux
13 30 (8.31%) Sass
14 29 (8.03%) CSS3
15 28 (7.76%) Hibernate
16 27 (7.48%) ASP.NET
17 21 (5.82%) ASP.NET MVC
17 21 (5.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 18 (4.99%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 47 (13.02%) Greenfield Project
2 33 (9.14%) User Experience
3 30 (8.31%) Fintech
4 27 (7.48%) Mobile App
5 18 (4.99%) Computer Science
5 18 (4.99%) Self-Motivation
6 12 (3.32%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (2.77%) Algorithms
7 10 (2.77%) Linux Command Line
8 9 (2.49%) Bitcoin
8 9 (2.49%) Online Games
9 8 (2.22%) e-Health
10 7 (1.94%) Blog
10 7 (1.94%) Hedge funds
10 7 (1.94%) Social Media
11 6 (1.66%) Video Conferencing
12 5 (1.39%) Enterprise Cloud
13 4 (1.11%) Data Structures
13 4 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (1.11%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 37 (10.25%) Linux
2 16 (4.43%) Unix
3 10 (2.77%) Apple iOS
3 10 (2.77%) Windows
4 8 (2.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 306 (84.76%) TDD
2 277 (76.73%) Agile Software Development
3 107 (29.64%) Scrum
4 97 (26.87%) Continuous Integration
5 96 (26.59%) Test Automation
6 74 (20.50%) Microservices
7 69 (19.11%) DevOps
8 59 (16.34%) Software Engineering
9 49 (13.57%) MVC
10 46 (12.74%) Front End Development
10 46 (12.74%) Pair Programming
11 45 (12.47%) E-Commerce
11 45 (12.47%) Kanban
12 42 (11.63%) Continuous Delivery
13 35 (9.70%) Open Source
14 30 (8.31%) Unit Testing
15 29 (8.03%) SDLC
16 25 (6.93%) Mentoring
17 24 (6.65%) Refactoring
18 23 (6.37%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 180 (49.86%) Java
2 139 (38.50%) JavaScript
3 94 (26.04%) C#
4 89 (24.65%) SQL
5 63 (17.45%) Java 8
6 35 (9.70%) Python
7 29 (8.03%) Scala
8 28 (7.76%) Groovy
9 27 (7.48%) TypeScript
10 24 (6.65%) ES6
10 24 (6.65%) PHP
11 19 (5.26%) Ruby
12 14 (3.88%) Bash Shell
13 11 (3.05%) Go
13 11 (3.05%) T-SQL
14 10 (2.77%) C++
15 7 (1.94%) CoffeeScript
15 7 (1.94%) Perl
15 7 (1.94%) Rust
15 7 (1.94%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 19 (5.26%) Degree
2 9 (2.49%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.94%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.11%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.11%) Master's Degree
5 3 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.55%) ISEB
7 1 (0.28%) CBAP
7 1 (0.28%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (0.28%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.28%) MCSA
7 1 (0.28%) MCSE
7 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (19.39%) QA
2 4 (1.11%) GCP
3 2 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.55%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.28%) GDPR
4 1 (0.28%) MiFID
System Software
1 70 (19.39%) Docker
2 7 (1.94%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.66%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (3.60%) Kubernetes
2 9 (2.49%) Puppet
3 6 (1.66%) Ansible
3 6 (1.66%) Mesos
4 5 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.11%) Terraform
6 3 (0.83%) logstash
7 2 (0.55%) Kibana
8 1 (0.28%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 1 (0.28%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.28%) Grafana
8 1 (0.28%) Salt
Vendors
1 29 (8.03%) Microsoft
2 25 (6.93%) Oracle
3 9 (2.49%) IBM
3 9 (2.49%) New Relic
4 7 (1.94%) MuleSoft
4 7 (1.94%) Splunk
5 6 (1.66%) Capita
6 3 (0.83%) Atlassian
6 3 (0.83%) Google
7 2 (0.55%) Apple
7 2 (0.55%) hybris
7 2 (0.55%) LexisNexis
7 2 (0.55%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.28%) Charles River
8 1 (0.28%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.28%) Cisco
8 1 (0.28%) Coverity
8 1 (0.28%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.28%) Twitter
8 1 (0.28%) VMware