The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 63 52
Rank change year-on-year +11 -11  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 28 11 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 4.08% 1.79% 4.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.58% 2.02% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 26 10 20
Median salary £42,500 £54,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.29% -1.81%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,638 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.81% +11.59%  

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 Oxford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 612 544 655
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 89.08% 88.46% 86.18%
Number of salaries quoted 530 512 533
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

BDD
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for BDD in Oxford

BDD
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in Oxford over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for BDD in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Oxford region with a requirement for BDD.

1 43 (93.48%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (78.26%) TDD
3 22 (47.83%) C#
4 21 (45.65%) .NET
5 19 (41.30%) SQL Server
5 19 (41.30%) AngularJS
6 18 (39.13%) MVC
7 17 (36.96%) ASP.NET
7 17 (36.96%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (34.78%) QA
8 16 (34.78%) ASP.NET Web API
9 15 (32.61%) RESTful
10 14 (30.43%) Selenium
10 14 (30.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 14 (30.43%) KnockoutJS
10 14 (30.43%) Web Application Development
10 14 (30.43%) SQL Server 2014
10 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 10 (21.74%) Non-Functional Testing
11 10 (21.74%) Manual Testing
11 10 (21.74%) JIRA
11 10 (21.74%) Test Automation
11 10 (21.74%) Waterfall
11 10 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (21.74%) Scrum
12 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
12 9 (19.57%) Software Testing
13 8 (17.39%) Release Management
13 8 (17.39%) Demand Management
13 8 (17.39%) Android

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 4 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Magento
1 2 (4.35%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (41.30%) SQL Server
2 14 (30.43%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (4.35%) MySQL
4 1 (2.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.17%) Big Data
4 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.17%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 14 (30.43%) Selenium
2 10 (21.74%) JIRA
3 8 (17.39%) HP UFT
3 8 (17.39%) Zephyr
4 3 (6.52%) Cucumber
4 3 (6.52%) WebDriver
5 2 (4.35%) Jasmine
5 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.35%) Maven
5 2 (4.35%) PHPUnit
6 1 (2.17%) Ant
6 1 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.17%) Gradle
6 1 (2.17%) Hudson
6 1 (2.17%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.17%) JMeter
6 1 (2.17%) JUnit
6 1 (2.17%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (17.39%) Publishing
2 1 (2.17%) Electronics
2 1 (2.17%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.17%) Marketing
2 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (60.87%) Developer
2 19 (41.30%) .NET Developer
3 10 (21.74%) Head of QA
4 9 (19.57%) Head of Testing
5 8 (17.39%) Senior Developer
6 6 (13.04%) Web Developer
7 5 (10.87%) C# Developer
7 5 (10.87%) C# Web Developer
7 5 (10.87%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (8.70%) .NET Applications Developer
8 4 (8.70%) .NET Web Developer
8 4 (8.70%) C# Application Developer
8 4 (8.70%) Senior .NET Applications Developer
8 4 (8.70%) Senior .NET Web Developer
8 4 (8.70%) Senior Applications Developer
8 4 (8.70%) Senior C# Application Developer
8 4 (8.70%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (8.70%) Senior Web Applications Developer
8 4 (8.70%) Senior Web Developer
8 4 (8.70%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (45.65%) .NET
2 19 (41.30%) AngularJS
3 17 (36.96%) ASP.NET
3 17 (36.96%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (34.78%) ASP.NET Web API
5 15 (32.61%) RESTful
6 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 14 (30.43%) KnockoutJS
6 14 (30.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (17.39%) CSS
7 8 (17.39%) HTML
8 5 (10.87%) HTML5
9 4 (8.70%) React
10 3 (6.52%) JSON
10 3 (6.52%) Web Services
10 3 (6.52%) XML
11 2 (4.35%) Doctrine
11 2 (4.35%) jQuery
11 2 (4.35%) SOAP
11 2 (4.35%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Virtual Team
2 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.17%) Linked Data
2 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.17%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) Android
1 8 (17.39%) Apple iOS
1 8 (17.39%) Windows
2 3 (6.52%) Linux
3 2 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (93.48%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (78.26%) TDD
3 18 (39.13%) MVC
4 14 (30.43%) Web Application Development
5 10 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (21.74%) Manual Testing
5 10 (21.74%) Non-Functional Testing
5 10 (21.74%) Scrum
5 10 (21.74%) Test Automation
5 10 (21.74%) Waterfall
6 9 (19.57%) Software Testing
7 8 (17.39%) Demand Management
7 8 (17.39%) Project Management
7 8 (17.39%) Release Management
7 8 (17.39%) Risk Management
7 8 (17.39%) SDLC
7 8 (17.39%) Software Delivery
7 8 (17.39%) Virtual Team Management
8 6 (13.04%) DevOps
9 5 (10.87%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (47.83%) C#
2 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
3 5 (10.87%) Java
4 3 (6.52%) PHP
5 2 (4.35%) Python
6 1 (2.17%) Groovy
6 1 (2.17%) Ruby
6 1 (2.17%) SPARQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (34.78%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) HP
2 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.17%) SAP
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