Period
to 20 January 2018

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 6 months to 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 68 61
Rank change year-on-year -12 -7 +27
Permanent jobs citing BDD 41 43 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 2.70% 3.28% 4.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.94% 3.73% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 49 40 46
Oxford median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.86% -12.50%
10th Percentile £41,250 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £73,200 £53,750 £63,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £44,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% - -

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 Oxford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,393 1,153 1,399
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 91.58% 87.88% 87.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1,247 968 1,132
Oxford median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £65,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings citing BDD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

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 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for BDD in Oxford

For the 6 months to 20 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 Oxford region with a requirement for BDD.

1 36 (87.80%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (82.93%) TDD
3 22 (53.66%) C#
4 20 (48.78%) RESTful
5 19 (46.34%) Test Automation
5 19 (46.34%) Java
6 18 (43.90%) Selenium
7 17 (41.46%) MVC
7 17 (41.46%) .NET
7 17 (41.46%) SQL Server
8 16 (39.02%) ASP.NET
8 16 (39.02%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (39.02%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (39.02%) Cucumber
8 16 (39.02%) KnockoutJS
8 16 (39.02%) Web Application Development
8 16 (39.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 16 (39.02%) AngularJS
8 16 (39.02%) ASP.NET Web API
8 16 (39.02%) SQL Server 2014
8 16 (39.02%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 15 (36.59%) JIRA
9 15 (36.59%) QA
10 14 (34.15%) Amazon AWS
11 11 (26.83%) Process Improvement
11 11 (26.83%) JavaScript
12 10 (24.39%) Scrum
12 10 (24.39%) Confluence
13 8 (19.51%) Test Strategy
13 8 (19.51%) Software Delivery

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 10 (24.39%) Confluence
2 5 (12.20%) Tomcat
3 4 (9.76%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.44%) Apache
4 1 (2.44%) Jetty
4 1 (2.44%) Mule
4 1 (2.44%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 14 (34.15%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (14.63%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (41.46%) SQL Server
2 16 (39.02%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (14.63%) NoSQL
4 4 (9.76%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.44%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 18 (43.90%) Selenium
2 16 (39.02%) Cucumber
3 15 (36.59%) JIRA
4 7 (17.07%) Jenkins
4 7 (17.07%) LoadRunner
5 6 (14.63%) JUnit
5 6 (14.63%) SoapUI
6 5 (12.20%) HP UFT
6 5 (12.20%) Maven
6 5 (12.20%) Zephyr
7 4 (9.76%) WebDriver
8 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
8 2 (4.88%) JMeter
9 1 (2.44%) Appium
9 1 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (2.44%) FitNesse
9 1 (2.44%) Hudson
9 1 (2.44%) JBehave
9 1 (2.44%) Mercurial
9 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (12.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) Developer
2 16 (39.02%) .NET Developer
3 11 (26.83%) Analyst
3 11 (26.83%) Automation Test Analyst
3 11 (26.83%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 11 (26.83%) Test Analyst
4 7 (17.07%) Team Leader
4 7 (17.07%) Test Automation Engineer
4 7 (17.07%) Test Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Agile Test Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Senior Test Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Principal Test Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) QA Automation Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) QA Automation Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) QA Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) QA Test Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (48.78%) RESTful
2 17 (41.46%) .NET
3 16 (39.02%) AngularJS
3 16 (39.02%) ASP.NET
3 16 (39.02%) ASP.NET MVC
3 16 (39.02%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 16 (39.02%) ASP.NET Web API
3 16 (39.02%) KnockoutJS
3 16 (39.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 7 (17.07%) Gherkin
5 6 (14.63%) Web Services
6 5 (12.20%) Elastic Stack
6 5 (12.20%) JSON
6 5 (12.20%) SOAP
6 5 (12.20%) Spring
6 5 (12.20%) Spring Boot
7 4 (9.76%) REST
8 1 (2.44%) Django
8 1 (2.44%) Flask
8 1 (2.44%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (87.80%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (82.93%) TDD
3 19 (46.34%) Test Automation
4 17 (41.46%) MVC
5 16 (39.02%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (39.02%) Web Application Development
6 11 (26.83%) Process Improvement
7 10 (24.39%) Scrum
8 8 (19.51%) Software Delivery
8 8 (19.51%) Test Strategy
9 7 (17.07%) Kanban
10 6 (14.63%) Manual Testing
10 6 (14.63%) SDET
11 5 (12.20%) API Testing
11 5 (12.20%) Coaching
11 5 (12.20%) Exploratory Testing
11 5 (12.20%) Mentoring
11 5 (12.20%) Product Management
11 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
11 5 (12.20%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 22 (53.66%) C#
2 19 (46.34%) Java
3 11 (26.83%) JavaScript
4 8 (19.51%) Python
5 7 (17.07%) SQL
6 5 (12.20%) C++
6 5 (12.20%) Ruby
7 1 (2.44%) Groovy
7 1 (2.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (36.59%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Ansible
1 1 (2.44%) Puppet
1 1 (2.44%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Google
2 5 (12.20%) HP
2 5 (12.20%) Micro Focus
2 5 (12.20%) Talend