Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 78 102
Rank change year-on-year -3 +24 -42
Permanent jobs citing BDD 80 101 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.25% 3.24% 2.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.56% 3.58% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 79 105 63
Oxfordshire median annual salary £61,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.53% -10.53% -5.00%
10th Percentile £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £76,300 £64,200 £56,000
South East median annual salary £50,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.22% - -

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,245 2,818 2,552
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 91.33% 90.35% 90.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,938 2,306 2,026
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £29,125 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £66,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for BDD in Oxfordshire

BDD
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for BDD in Oxfordshire

BDD
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram for BDD in Oxfordshire

BDD
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 15 December 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
Oxford +13 51 £66,000 +32.00% 4
Wallingford +9 6 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Banbury -8 2 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Thame -15 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Abingdon - 1 £37,500 - 1
BDD
South East

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for BDD.

1 74 (92.50%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (70.00%) TDD
3 47 (58.75%) Java
4 39 (48.75%) Test Automation
5 37 (46.25%) Amazon AWS
6 35 (43.75%) Scrum
7 30 (37.50%) C#
8 27 (33.75%) QA
8 27 (33.75%) Selenium
9 26 (32.50%) JavaScript
10 21 (26.25%) Git (software)
11 20 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
11 20 (25.00%) SQL
11 20 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 20 (25.00%) Cucumber
11 20 (25.00%) DevOps
12 19 (23.75%) Python
13 18 (22.50%) Web Services
13 18 (22.50%) Kanban
14 17 (21.25%) JIRA
14 17 (21.25%) Kubernetes
14 17 (21.25%) Jenkins
15 16 (20.00%) AngularJS
15 16 (20.00%) Docker
15 16 (20.00%) .NET
16 15 (18.75%) Computer Science
16 15 (18.75%) Integration Testing
16 15 (18.75%) Elasticsearch
16 15 (18.75%) React
16 15 (18.75%) SDLC

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 15 (18.75%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (16.25%) Tomcat
3 11 (13.75%) Confluence
4 8 (10.00%) Apache
4 8 (10.00%) Jetty
4 8 (10.00%) nginx
4 8 (10.00%) WebLogic
5 7 (8.75%) JBoss
6 6 (7.50%) NServiceBus
7 1 (1.25%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 37 (46.25%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 8 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (8.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 6 (7.50%) npm
6 2 (2.50%) IaaS
6 2 (2.50%) PaaS
7 1 (1.25%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) Bluetooth
1 1 (1.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.25%) NoSQL
3 7 (8.75%) RavenDB
4 6 (7.50%) Event Store
5 5 (6.25%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (2.50%) Big Data
8 1 (1.25%) MySQL
8 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.25%) Redis
Development Applications
1 27 (33.75%) Selenium
2 21 (26.25%) Git (software)
3 20 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 17 (21.25%) Jenkins
4 17 (21.25%) JIRA
5 8 (10.00%) JUnit
5 8 (10.00%) Maven
5 8 (10.00%) SoapUI
5 8 (10.00%) Vagrant
6 7 (8.75%) git-flow
6 7 (8.75%) Mercurial
6 7 (8.75%) NUnit
6 7 (8.75%) SpecFlow
7 6 (7.50%) Subversion
7 6 (7.50%) webpack
8 5 (6.25%) Hudson
8 5 (6.25%) Visual Studio
8 5 (6.25%) WebDriver
9 4 (5.00%) Ant
10 3 (3.75%) HP UFT
General
1 8 (10.00%) Publishing
2 5 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (1.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (45.00%) Developer
2 14 (17.50%) Software Developer
3 12 (15.00%) Analyst
3 12 (15.00%) Test Analyst
4 10 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
4 10 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 10 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
4 10 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 10 (12.50%) Test Engineer
5 9 (11.25%) .NET Developer
5 9 (11.25%) AWS DevOps
5 9 (11.25%) Lead DevOps
6 7 (8.75%) AWS Engineer
6 7 (8.75%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 7 (8.75%) QA Engineer
6 7 (8.75%) Senior Test Engineer
6 7 (8.75%) Test Automation Engineer
7 6 (7.50%) .NET Software Developer
7 6 (7.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (7.50%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (22.50%) Web Services
2 16 (20.00%) .NET
2 16 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 15 (18.75%) React
4 13 (16.25%) Elastic Stack
5 12 (15.00%) RESTful
6 11 (13.75%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (12.50%) CSS
7 10 (12.50%) HTML
8 9 (11.25%) Spring
9 8 (10.00%) Gherkin
9 8 (10.00%) JSON
9 8 (10.00%) SOAP
10 7 (8.75%) Vue.js
11 6 (7.50%) Apache Cordova
11 6 (7.50%) CSS3
11 6 (7.50%) HTML5
11 6 (7.50%) REST
12 5 (6.25%) Natural Language Processing
12 5 (6.25%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.50%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (8.75%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (8.75%) Mobile App
2 7 (8.75%) User Experience
3 5 (6.25%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.50%) Linux
2 8 (10.00%) CentOS
2 8 (10.00%) Debian
2 8 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (5.00%) Windows
4 3 (3.75%) Android
4 3 (3.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (92.50%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (70.00%) TDD
3 39 (48.75%) Test Automation
4 35 (43.75%) Scrum
5 20 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (25.00%) DevOps
6 18 (22.50%) Kanban
7 15 (18.75%) Computer Science
7 15 (18.75%) Integration Testing
7 15 (18.75%) SDLC
8 14 (17.50%) Refactoring
9 13 (16.25%) Coaching
9 13 (16.25%) Mentoring
10 12 (15.00%) User Stories
11 11 (13.75%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (13.75%) MVC
12 9 (11.25%) Process Improvement
13 8 (10.00%) API Testing
13 8 (10.00%) Manual Testing
13 8 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 47 (58.75%) Java
2 30 (37.50%) C#
3 26 (32.50%) JavaScript
4 20 (25.00%) SQL
5 19 (23.75%) Python
6 8 (10.00%) C++
7 7 (8.75%) TypeScript
8 5 (6.25%) Java 8
9 3 (3.75%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.75%) Ruby
10 2 (2.50%) PHP
11 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.25%) ES6
11 1 (1.25%) Go
Qualifications
1 10 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (3.75%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (33.75%) QA
System Software
1 16 (20.00%) Docker
2 1 (1.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 17 (21.25%) Kubernetes
2 14 (17.50%) Ansible
3 12 (15.00%) Terraform
4 11 (13.75%) Puppet
5 10 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (10.00%) Kibana
6 8 (10.00%) logstash
6 8 (10.00%) Packer
7 3 (3.75%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 8 (10.00%) Oracle
1 8 (10.00%) Talend
2 7 (8.75%) Google
2 7 (8.75%) New Relic
3 6 (7.50%) Xamarin
4 5 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (3.75%) HP
5 3 (3.75%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.25%) GUPTA