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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 73 91
Rank change year-on-year +10 +18  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 3978 3668 3262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 4.76% 3.97% 3.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.31% 4.46% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3383 3395 2852
Median salary £52,500 £54,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.77% +8.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

BDD is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 74950 82225 90350
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.70% 88.98% 88.00%
Number of salaries quoted 60667 69603 74699
Median salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing BDD as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for BDD in England

BDD
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for BDD in England

BDD
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +6 2078 £60,000 - 278
South East +36 564 £45,000 - 75
North West -6 312 £42,500 - 49
South West +27 235 £42,500 - 27
Yorkshire +42 228 £42,500 -3.40% 42
West Midlands +74 205 £45,000 +12.50% 22
East of England -16 202 £50,000 -4.76% 31
East Midlands +60 127 £47,500 +11.76% 20
North East +4 34 £37,500 -6.25% 4
BDD
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for BDD.

1 6659 (85.31%) Agile Software Development
2 6480 (83.01%) TDD
3 3515 (45.03%) C#
4 3156 (40.43%) .NET
5 2863 (36.68%) Java
6 2741 (35.11%) MVC
7 2659 (34.06%) Scrum
8 2639 (33.81%) JavaScript
9 2332 (29.87%) SQL Server
10 2253 (28.86%) ASP.NET
11 2172 (27.82%) Test Automation
12 2056 (26.34%) ASP.NET MVC
13 1934 (24.78%) Git (software)
14 1872 (23.98%) RESTful
15 1775 (22.74%) AngularJS
16 1773 (22.71%) Continuous Integration
17 1714 (21.96%) ASP.NET Web API
18 1601 (20.51%) HTML
19 1516 (19.42%) Selenium
20 1508 (19.32%) Web Application Development
21 1487 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
22 1485 (19.02%) Node.js
23 1409 (18.05%) Ruby
24 1402 (17.96%) CSS
25 1391 (17.82%) Finance
26 1371 (17.56%) SQL
27 1303 (16.69%) NoSQL
28 1293 (16.56%) WCF
29 1285 (16.46%) OO
30 1183 (15.16%) QA

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 266 (3.41%) Confluence
2 245 (3.14%) CMS
3 225 (2.88%) Apache
4 219 (2.81%) Elasticsearch
5 204 (2.61%) Tomcat
6 174 (2.23%) JBoss
7 136 (1.74%) WebSphere
8 107 (1.37%) Apache Spark
9 80 (1.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 80 (1.02%) Mule
10 78 (1.00%) WebLogic
11 75 (0.96%) Umbraco
12 67 (0.86%) nginx
13 65 (0.83%) IIS
13 65 (0.83%) Mule ESB
14 55 (0.70%) SharePoint
15 49 (0.63%) Drupal
16 45 (0.58%) Apache Solr
17 44 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
17 44 (0.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 23 (0.29%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (0.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
4 9 (0.12%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.077%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (0.064%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.038%) Adobe After Effects
7 3 (0.038%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.038%) Adobe Premiere
7 3 (0.038%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.013%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 130 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 38 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 30 (0.38%) Magento
4 13 (0.17%) Eloqua
5 10 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
6 9 (0.12%) WebTrends
7 8 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
8 5 (0.064%) SAP Business One
9 2 (0.026%) Oracle BPM
10 1 (0.013%) Endur
10 1 (0.013%) Oracle Cash Management
10 1 (0.013%) Oracle Retail
10 1 (0.013%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.013%) SAP Hybris
10 1 (0.013%) SAP Retail
10 1 (0.013%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 864 (11.07%) Amazon AWS
2 524 (6.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 227 (2.91%) GitHub
4 192 (2.46%) SaaS
5 108 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
6 67 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
7 55 (0.70%) PaaS
8 54 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
9 44 (0.56%) BrowserStack
10 37 (0.47%) Slack
11 36 (0.46%) Google Play
12 35 (0.45%) Office 365
13 34 (0.44%) G Suite
14 32 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
15 31 (0.40%) IaaS
16 26 (0.33%) Datadog
17 20 (0.26%) AWS Lambda
18 17 (0.22%) OpenShift
19 15 (0.19%) Azure Machine Learning
20 14 (0.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 436 (5.59%) Internet
2 144 (1.84%) HTTP
3 24 (0.31%) TCP/IP
4 21 (0.27%) LDAP
5 16 (0.20%) AMQP
6 15 (0.19%) DNS
6 15 (0.19%) Intranet
7 13 (0.17%) SSL
8 12 (0.15%) Skype
8 12 (0.15%) Wireless
9 10 (0.13%) Firewall
9 10 (0.13%) IMAP
9 10 (0.13%) VPN
10 7 (0.090%) Kerberos
10 7 (0.090%) WAN
11 6 (0.077%) DHCP
11 6 (0.077%) DMZ
12 5 (0.064%) SSH
13 3 (0.038%) Extranet
13 3 (0.038%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2332 (29.87%) SQL Server
2 1303 (16.69%) NoSQL
3 981 (12.57%) SQL Server 2014
4 566 (7.25%) MongoDB
5 554 (7.10%) SQL Server 2016
6 428 (5.48%) MySQL
7 299 (3.83%) Big Data
8 240 (3.07%) Relational Database
9 191 (2.45%) Hadoop
10 171 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
11 137 (1.76%) Redis
12 135 (1.73%) Apache Cassandra
13 91 (1.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 78 (1.00%) RDBMS
15 52 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 51 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
17 48 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
18 41 (0.53%) Blockchain
19 39 (0.50%) CouchDB
20 36 (0.46%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 1934 (24.78%) Git (software)
2 1516 (19.42%) Selenium
3 1114 (14.27%) Jenkins
4 1066 (13.66%) Cucumber
5 792 (10.15%) JIRA
6 757 (9.70%) WebDriver
7 536 (6.87%) SpecFlow
8 522 (6.69%) JUnit
9 481 (6.16%) NUnit
10 445 (5.70%) Maven
11 421 (5.39%) TeamCity
12 312 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
13 297 (3.80%) Visual Studio
14 259 (3.32%) Subversion
15 254 (3.25%) Rhino Mocks
16 252 (3.23%) Moq
17 251 (3.22%) SoapUI
18 239 (3.06%) Jasmine
19 196 (2.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 188 (2.41%) gulp
General
1 1391 (17.82%) Finance
2 580 (7.43%) Retail
3 489 (6.26%) Games
4 400 (5.12%) Marketing
5 365 (4.68%) Banking
6 235 (3.01%) Advertising
7 214 (2.74%) Telecoms
8 182 (2.33%) Electronics
9 167 (2.14%) Investment Banking
10 153 (1.96%) Manufacturing
11 128 (1.64%) Retail Banking
12 92 (1.18%) Music Industry
13 86 (1.10%) Publishing
14 67 (0.86%) Front Office
15 66 (0.85%) Back Office
16 52 (0.67%) Legal
17 39 (0.50%) Law
18 32 (0.41%) Financial Institution
19 20 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
20 12 (0.15%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4981 (63.81%) Developer
2 2126 (27.24%) .NET Developer
3 1095 (14.03%) Java Developer
4 1070 (13.71%) C# Developer
5 911 (11.67%) Senior Developer
6 745 (9.54%) C# .NET Developer
7 546 (6.99%) Analyst
8 485 (6.21%) ASP.NET Developer
9 462 (5.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 442 (5.66%) Tester
11 439 (5.62%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 392 (5.02%) Test Engineer
13 364 (4.66%) Test Analyst
14 359 (4.60%) Agile Developer
15 342 (4.38%) Software Developer
16 336 (4.30%) Automation Tester
17 328 (4.20%) Senior Java Developer
18 320 (4.10%) Software Engineer
19 319 (4.09%) JavaScript Developer
20 312 (4.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3156 (40.43%) .NET
2 2253 (28.86%) ASP.NET
3 2056 (26.34%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1872 (23.98%) RESTful
5 1775 (22.74%) AngularJS
6 1714 (21.96%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1601 (20.51%) HTML
8 1487 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 1485 (19.02%) Node.js
10 1402 (17.96%) CSS
11 1293 (16.56%) WCF
12 1043 (13.36%) Web Services
13 1024 (13.12%) .NET Framework
14 882 (11.30%) REST
15 863 (11.06%) Entity Framework
16 845 (10.83%) Spring
17 797 (10.21%) HTML5
18 726 (9.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 686 (8.79%) KnockoutJS
20 609 (7.80%) React
Miscellaneous
1 808 (10.35%) Greenfield Project
2 426 (5.46%) Enterprise Software
3 423 (5.42%) User Experience
4 391 (5.01%) Computer Science
5 347 (4.45%) Mobile App
6 343 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
7 257 (3.29%) Fintech
8 120 (1.54%) Social Media
9 104 (1.33%) Client/Server
10 100 (1.28%) iPad
11 87 (1.11%) BBC
12 76 (0.97%) Blog
13 72 (0.92%) Digital TV
13 72 (0.92%) N-Tier
14 65 (0.83%) Tandem
15 56 (0.72%) Streaming Music
16 55 (0.70%) Digital Media
17 52 (0.67%) Social Network
18 46 (0.59%) Management Information System
19 42 (0.54%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 662 (8.48%) Linux
2 397 (5.09%) Windows
3 277 (3.55%) Android
4 253 (3.24%) Apple iOS
5 184 (2.36%) Unix
6 35 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 24 (0.31%) CentOS
8 18 (0.23%) Ubuntu
9 13 (0.17%) Mac OS X
10 11 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
11 5 (0.064%) VMS
11 5 (0.064%) Windows Phone
11 5 (0.064%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.051%) Fedora
12 4 (0.051%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.051%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.038%) Kali Linux
13 3 (0.038%) Windows Server
14 2 (0.026%) CoreOS
14 2 (0.026%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6659 (85.31%) Agile Software Development
2 6480 (83.01%) TDD
3 2741 (35.11%) MVC
4 2659 (34.06%) Scrum
5 2172 (27.82%) Test Automation
6 1773 (22.71%) Continuous Integration
7 1508 (19.32%) Web Application Development
8 1285 (16.46%) OO
9 1164 (14.91%) Kanban
10 1036 (13.27%) Software Engineering
11 822 (10.53%) DevOps
12 776 (9.94%) E-Commerce
13 675 (8.65%) SDLC
14 668 (8.56%) Microservices
15 656 (8.40%) Unit Testing
16 591 (7.57%) Continuous Delivery
17 575 (7.37%) SOLID
18 540 (6.92%) Mentoring
19 528 (6.76%) Web Development
20 460 (5.89%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3515 (45.03%) C#
2 2863 (36.68%) Java
3 2639 (33.81%) JavaScript
4 1409 (18.05%) Ruby
5 1371 (17.56%) SQL
6 726 (9.30%) Python
7 432 (5.53%) PHP
8 370 (4.74%) Scala
9 206 (2.64%) C++
10 202 (2.59%) VB.NET
11 199 (2.55%) T-SQL
12 150 (1.92%) C
13 148 (1.90%) TypeScript
14 147 (1.88%) ES6
15 146 (1.87%) Go
16 112 (1.43%) Groovy
17 111 (1.42%) F#
18 104 (1.33%) Shell Script
19 102 (1.31%) PowerShell
20 98 (1.26%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 548 (7.02%) Degree
2 272 (3.48%) ISEB
3 251 (3.22%) ISTQB
4 161 (2.06%) Computer Science Degree
5 117 (1.50%) Security Cleared
6 110 (1.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 77 (0.99%) SC Cleared
8 37 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
9 33 (0.42%) MCTS
10 27 (0.35%) PhD
11 26 (0.33%) MCAD
11 26 (0.33%) MCP
11 26 (0.33%) MCSD
12 22 (0.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 20 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 12 (0.15%) Master's Degree
14 12 (0.15%) PMI Certification
15 10 (0.13%) DV Cleared
16 7 (0.090%) Numerate Degree
17 6 (0.077%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1183 (15.16%) QA
2 33 (0.42%) ISO 9001
3 26 (0.33%) ISO 14001
4 25 (0.32%) PCI DSS
5 22 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (0.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 9 (0.12%) SLA
7 9 (0.12%) WCAG
8 8 (0.10%) PMO
9 7 (0.090%) GCP
10 4 (0.051%) EMIR
10 4 (0.051%) WAI
11 2 (0.026%) MiFID
12 1 (0.013%) Basel III
12 1 (0.013%) Data Quality
12 1 (0.013%) DICOM
12 1 (0.013%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.013%) HL7
12 1 (0.013%) SEPA
System Software
1 409 (5.24%) Docker
2 22 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (0.26%) HDFS
4 17 (0.22%) Dovecot
5 15 (0.19%) Firmware
6 14 (0.18%) Active Directory
6 14 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 8 (0.10%) VirtualBox
8 6 (0.077%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (0.077%) vSphere
9 3 (0.038%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.013%) Postfix
10 1 (0.013%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 209 (2.68%) Puppet
2 188 (2.41%) Ansible
3 139 (1.78%) Kubernetes
4 138 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
5 89 (1.14%) Kibana
6 38 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
6 38 (0.49%) Terraform
7 29 (0.37%) Control-M
8 18 (0.23%) Grafana
8 18 (0.23%) HAProxy
9 8 (0.10%) Nagios
9 8 (0.10%) ZABBIX
10 7 (0.090%) CloudHub
11 6 (0.077%) Hadoop YARN
11 6 (0.077%) HockeyApp
11 6 (0.077%) Mesos
12 5 (0.064%) Capistrano
12 5 (0.064%) Consul
12 5 (0.064%) Salt
12 5 (0.064%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 740 (9.48%) Microsoft
2 341 (4.37%) Google
3 298 (3.82%) Oracle
4 230 (2.95%) Facebook
5 152 (1.95%) Apple
6 139 (1.78%) SAP
7 106 (1.36%) Adobe
8 84 (1.08%) Atlassian
8 84 (1.08%) Sony
9 83 (1.06%) Yahoo!
10 77 (0.99%) Xamarin
11 72 (0.92%) IBM
12 69 (0.88%) Red Hat
13 63 (0.81%) Sybase
14 59 (0.76%) Sitecore
15 49 (0.63%) HP
16 46 (0.59%) New Relic
17 41 (0.53%) Coverity
18 37 (0.47%) Zend
19 33 (0.42%) Cognizant
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £competitive+flexi time+pension +great bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
West London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 14 hours ago
South East London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 Per Annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Training + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
East London
AdRoc Group
Salary: From £80,000 to £105,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bourne, Lincolnshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £95000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday