BDD Jobs in England

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
UK > England

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 22 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
22 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 296 279 106
Rank change year-on-year -17 -173 +13
Permanent jobs citing BDD 817 1,098 4,625
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.94% 1.25% 3.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 1.31% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 721 740 1,739
10th Percentile £38,750 £46,250 £42,500
25th Percentile £47,500 £54,000 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £70,794 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -15.25% +8.91% +4.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £93,750 £85,000
90th Percentile £101,250 £102,625 £100,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% +7.69% +8.33%

All Process and Methodology Skills
England

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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 73,610 83,895 131,636
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 84.96% 95.60% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 53,908 49,786 73,151
10th Percentile £29,000 £34,324 £33,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £46,059 £44,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £73,000 £82,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £102,500 £97,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £61,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -9.84% +1.67% +9.09%

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing BDD as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for BDD in England

BDD
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing BDD in England.

Salary trend for BDD in England

BDD
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing BDD in England over the 6 months to 22 May 2024.

Salary histogram for BDD in England

BDD
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the England region over the 6 months to 22 May 2024. 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
Jobs
London -97 241 £82,500 - 117
South East +119 240 £60,000 +4.35% 34
North of England +46 151 £56,250 -8.16% 41
North West +20 83 £55,000 -8.33% 29
Midlands -12 75 £52,500 -10.64% 34
East of England +36 69 £60,000 -17.24% 10
South West -1 61 £55,000 -12.00% 27
West Midlands -13 51 £52,500 -14.29% 26
Yorkshire +42 48 £61,482 -5.41% 8
East Midlands +6 24 £52,500 -10.64% 8
North East +2 20 £47,500 -20.83% 4
BDD
UK

BDD
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 40 (4.90%) OpenStack
2 20 (2.45%) Apache
3 12 (1.47%) JBoss
4 11 (1.35%) Confluence
5 10 (1.22%) CMS
5 10 (1.22%) Red Hat Fuse
6 7 (0.86%) Microsoft Exchange
7 6 (0.73%) DNN
7 6 (0.73%) EPiServer
7 6 (0.73%) Immediacy CMS
7 6 (0.73%) Kentico
7 6 (0.73%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (0.73%) Sitefinity
7 6 (0.73%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.24%) IIS
8 2 (0.24%) nginx
8 2 (0.24%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.12%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.12%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 541 (66.22%) Azure
2 419 (51.29%) AWS
3 69 (8.45%) Serverless
4 56 (6.85%) Amazon ECS
5 54 (6.61%) Amazon EKS
6 41 (5.02%) SaaS
7 26 (3.18%) GCP
8 24 (2.94%) GitHub
9 23 (2.82%) Azure DevOps
10 9 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
11 8 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
11 8 (0.98%) AWS CloudFormation
11 8 (0.98%) GitHub Actions
11 8 (0.98%) Slack
12 7 (0.86%) BrowserStack
13 6 (0.73%) Azure Cosmos DB
13 6 (0.73%) Azure Functions
13 6 (0.73%) PaaS
13 6 (0.73%) Power Platform
14 5 (0.61%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 58 (7.10%) Internet
2 21 (2.57%) DNS
3 19 (2.33%) Firewall
4 16 (1.96%) Hyperconnected
5 7 (0.86%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.61%) Bluetooth
6 5 (0.61%) RS-232
6 5 (0.61%) RS-485
6 5 (0.61%) VoIP
6 5 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (0.61%) Wireless
6 5 (0.61%) ZigBee
7 4 (0.49%) SSL
8 3 (0.37%) HTTP
9 2 (0.24%) Broadband
9 2 (0.24%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 403 (49.33%) SQL Server
2 262 (32.07%) MongoDB
3 216 (26.44%) Elasticsearch
4 158 (19.34%) Azure SQL Database
5 101 (12.36%) PostgreSQL
6 97 (11.87%) NoSQL
7 56 (6.85%) Relational Database
8 45 (5.51%) MySQL
9 11 (1.35%) Big Data
10 10 (1.22%) Data Lake
10 10 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (0.86%) RDBMS
12 6 (0.73%) Redis
13 5 (0.61%) MariaDB
14 4 (0.49%) Amazon Aurora
15 3 (0.37%) DynamoDB
16 2 (0.24%) BigQuery
16 2 (0.24%) Hadoop
16 2 (0.24%) Power BI
17 1 (0.12%) Event Store
Development Applications
1 150 (18.36%) Jenkins
2 131 (16.03%) Cucumber
3 114 (13.95%) Git
4 105 (12.85%) Selenium
5 67 (8.20%) Postman
6 55 (6.73%) JUnit
7 38 (4.65%) JIRA
8 30 (3.67%) REST Assured
8 30 (3.67%) WebDriver
9 26 (3.18%) SpecFlow
10 25 (3.06%) Cypress.io
11 20 (2.45%) JMeter
12 17 (2.08%) TestNG
13 15 (1.84%) GitLab
14 13 (1.59%) TeamCity
15 12 (1.47%) Maven
16 10 (1.22%) Appium
17 9 (1.10%) CircleCI
17 9 (1.10%) Visual Studio
18 8 (0.98%) JBehave
General
1 106 (12.97%) Finance
2 83 (10.16%) Public Sector
3 66 (8.08%) Social Skills
4 45 (5.51%) Advertising
5 42 (5.14%) Marketing
6 39 (4.77%) Retail
7 34 (4.16%) Games
8 30 (3.67%) Banking
9 26 (3.18%) Analytical Skills
10 22 (2.69%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 14 (1.71%) Presentation Skills
12 8 (0.98%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.73%) Electronics
13 6 (0.73%) Organisational Skills
14 5 (0.61%) Influencing Skills
15 4 (0.49%) Aviation
15 4 (0.49%) Law
15 4 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.37%) Telecoms
17 2 (0.24%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 510 (62.42%) Developer
2 380 (46.51%) .NET Developer
3 121 (14.81%) C# Developer
3 121 (14.81%) Senior
4 114 (13.95%) C# .NET Developer
5 84 (10.28%) Software Engineer
6 78 (9.55%) Lead
7 73 (8.94%) Java Developer
8 54 (6.61%) Java Engineer
9 50 (6.12%) Senior Software Engineer
10 44 (5.39%) Java Software Engineer
11 37 (4.53%) Internet Developer
12 36 (4.41%) Senior Developer
13 35 (4.28%) Full Stack Developer
13 35 (4.28%) Senior Java Engineer
14 33 (4.04%) Senior Java Software Engineer
15 30 (3.67%) Azure Developer
16 29 (3.55%) QA Engineer
17 28 (3.43%) Tester
18 27 (3.30%) Full Stack Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 436 (53.37%) .NET
2 384 (47.00%) .NET Core
3 374 (45.78%) Entity Framework
4 373 (45.65%) ASP.NET
5 371 (45.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 278 (34.03%) AngularJS
7 275 (33.66%) Node.js
8 265 (32.44%) React
9 230 (28.15%) .NET Framework
10 218 (26.68%) ASP.NET Web API
10 218 (26.68%) Vue
11 182 (22.28%) HTML
12 178 (21.79%) CSS
13 163 (19.95%) CSS3
13 163 (19.95%) REST
14 161 (19.71%) HTML5
15 156 (19.09%) Blazor
16 102 (12.48%) Spring
17 91 (11.14%) RESTful
18 90 (11.02%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 78 (9.55%) Greenfield Project
2 50 (6.12%) Distributed Systems
3 25 (3.06%) Digital TV
4 22 (2.69%) Product Ownership
5 17 (2.08%) Cloud Native
6 15 (1.84%) Mobile App
7 12 (1.47%) Public Cloud
8 11 (1.35%) Legacy Systems
9 10 (1.22%) Self-Motivation
10 7 (0.86%) Tandem
10 7 (0.86%) Virtual Team
11 6 (0.73%) Data Centre
11 6 (0.73%) Hackathon
11 6 (0.73%) Social Media
12 5 (0.61%) ARM Cortex
12 5 (0.61%) Management Information System
12 5 (0.61%) PropTech
13 4 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (0.49%) NHS
13 4 (0.49%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 37 (4.53%) Linux
2 14 (1.71%) Apple iOS
3 10 (1.22%) Android
3 10 (1.22%) Windows
4 6 (0.73%) Unix
5 5 (0.61%) FreeRTOS
5 5 (0.61%) ThreadX
6 4 (0.49%) DC/OS
6 4 (0.49%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 694 (84.94%) Agile
2 669 (81.88%) TDD
3 427 (52.26%) Full Stack Development
4 382 (46.76%) Microservices
5 374 (45.78%) MVC
6 365 (44.68%) Scrum
7 304 (37.21%) Kanban
8 190 (23.26%) CI/CD
9 173 (21.18%) Test Automation
10 145 (17.75%) DevOps
11 121 (14.81%) Software Engineering
12 76 (9.30%) SDLC
13 75 (9.18%) API Testing
14 73 (8.94%) Continuous Integration
14 73 (8.94%) Mentoring
15 71 (8.69%) Coaching
16 65 (7.96%) SDET
17 64 (7.83%) Fintech
18 63 (7.71%) OO
19 62 (7.59%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 506 (61.93%) JavaScript
2 434 (53.12%) C#
3 296 (36.23%) Java
4 286 (35.01%) SQL
5 253 (30.97%) TypeScript
6 82 (10.04%) Python
7 17 (2.08%) Shell Script
8 13 (1.59%) Go
9 11 (1.35%) C
10 10 (1.22%) Bash
11 6 (0.73%) PHP
11 6 (0.73%) PL/SQL
12 5 (0.61%) C++
12 5 (0.61%) Groovy
13 4 (0.49%) Embedded C
13 4 (0.49%) Kotlin
13 4 (0.49%) Objective-C
13 4 (0.49%) PowerShell
13 4 (0.49%) R
13 4 (0.49%) Swift
Qualifications
1 86 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 77 (9.42%) SC Cleared
3 36 (4.41%) Degree
4 25 (3.06%) Azure Certification
5 15 (1.84%) DBS Check
6 13 (1.59%) AWS Certification
7 8 (0.98%) ISTQB
8 6 (0.73%) Master's Degree
9 5 (0.61%) Computer Science Degree
10 4 (0.49%) CIPD
10 4 (0.49%) ISEB
10 4 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (0.37%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.12%) PhD
12 1 (0.12%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (11.02%) QA
2 9 (1.10%) Accessibility
3 8 (0.98%) GDPR
3 8 (0.98%) PSD2
4 4 (0.49%) NCSC
5 2 (0.24%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.24%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.24%) SEPA
6 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
System Software
1 102 (12.48%) Docker
2 30 (3.67%) Hyper-V
3 19 (2.33%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (0.49%) Firmware
4 4 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.49%) VMware Server
5 2 (0.24%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 108 (13.22%) Kubernetes
2 62 (7.59%) Ansible
3 56 (6.85%) Terraform
4 10 (1.22%) Kibana
5 9 (1.10%) Puppet
6 8 (0.98%) Grafana
7 7 (0.86%) Progress Chef
8 4 (0.49%) Argo
9 3 (0.37%) Nagios
9 3 (0.37%) Prometheus
10 2 (0.24%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 2 (0.24%) Istio
10 2 (0.24%) linkerd
10 2 (0.24%) Podman
10 2 (0.24%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.12%) Packer
Vendors
1 407 (49.82%) Microsoft
2 40 (4.90%) WSO2
3 31 (3.79%) Google
4 18 (2.20%) Facebook
5 16 (1.96%) Oracle
6 10 (1.22%) Databricks
7 8 (0.98%) Duck Creek
7 8 (0.98%) Splunk
8 6 (0.73%) Alterian
8 6 (0.73%) Sitecore
8 6 (0.73%) YouTube
9 4 (0.49%) Dynatrace
9 4 (0.49%) VMware
10 3 (0.37%) CA Agile Central
10 3 (0.37%) New Relic
11 2 (0.24%) Brio
11 2 (0.24%) Cadence
11 2 (0.24%) RedGate
11 2 (0.24%) ServiceNow
11 2 (0.24%) Spotify