Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 76 82
Rank change year-on-year +19 +6 -4
Permanent jobs citing BDD 161 98 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 5.28% 3.50% 3.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.81% 3.90% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 156 100 95
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 2,770 2,514 2,861
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 90.88% 89.88% 88.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2,472 2,125 2,331
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +9.20%
10th Percentile £30,775 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £67,500
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 19 July 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 19 July 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 +7 86 £52,500 +23.53% 12
Wallingford +1 17 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Banbury - 5 £35,000 -
Thame -20 4 £40,000 - 1
Abingdon -5 3 - - 1
Kidlington -11 2 £66,000 +20.00% 2
BDD
South East

For the 6 months to 19 July 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.

1 137 (85.09%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (70.19%) TDD
3 67 (41.61%) Java
4 64 (39.75%) Test Automation
5 54 (33.54%) Continuous Integration
6 53 (32.92%) Amazon AWS
6 53 (32.92%) C#
6 53 (32.92%) Scrum
7 52 (32.30%) JavaScript
8 45 (27.95%) User Stories
9 41 (25.47%) RESTful
10 40 (24.84%) QA
11 37 (22.98%) .NET
12 36 (22.36%) SQL
13 35 (21.74%) Web Services
13 35 (21.74%) Selenium
13 35 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
14 34 (21.12%) Degree
14 34 (21.12%) SQL Server
15 33 (20.50%) Python
15 33 (20.50%) Mentoring
16 32 (19.88%) ASP.NET Web API
17 31 (19.25%) Data Modelling
17 31 (19.25%) Computer Science
17 31 (19.25%) Git (software)
18 30 (18.63%) MVC
19 29 (18.01%) Kanban
20 27 (16.77%) JIRA
20 27 (16.77%) Cucumber
21 26 (16.15%) Analytics

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 21 (13.04%) Tomcat
2 20 (12.42%) Confluence
3 14 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
4 12 (7.45%) JBoss
5 10 (6.21%) Apache Solr
6 8 (4.97%) NServiceBus
7 5 (3.11%) Apache
7 5 (3.11%) Jetty
8 4 (2.48%) nginx
8 4 (2.48%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.86%) Tornado
10 1 (0.62%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 53 (32.92%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (11.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (8.70%) npm
4 8 (4.97%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (3.73%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (2.48%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (1.24%) IaaS
7 2 (1.24%) PaaS
8 1 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.62%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.62%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.97%) Internet
2 5 (3.11%) Hyperconnected
3 1 (0.62%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (21.12%) SQL Server
2 20 (12.42%) MongoDB
3 19 (11.80%) NoSQL
4 14 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (7.45%) SQL Server 2016
6 11 (6.83%) Big Data
7 10 (6.21%) RavenDB
8 8 (4.97%) Event Store
9 3 (1.86%) Redis
10 2 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.24%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.62%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.62%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 35 (21.74%) Selenium
2 31 (19.25%) Git (software)
3 27 (16.77%) Cucumber
3 27 (16.77%) JIRA
4 26 (16.15%) Jenkins
5 19 (11.80%) WebDriver
6 16 (9.94%) JMeter
7 15 (9.32%) SpecFlow
7 15 (9.32%) Subversion
8 14 (8.70%) LoadRunner
8 14 (8.70%) NUnit
8 14 (8.70%) webpack
9 10 (6.21%) IntelliJ
9 10 (6.21%) JUnit
10 9 (5.59%) Fiddler
10 9 (5.59%) SoapUI
11 8 (4.97%) Mercurial
12 7 (4.35%) Maven
12 7 (4.35%) Visual Studio
13 5 (3.11%) HP UFT
General
1 6 (3.73%) Publishing
2 4 (2.48%) Music Industry
3 3 (1.86%) Games
3 3 (1.86%) Retail
4 2 (1.24%) Finance
4 2 (1.24%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 69 (42.86%) Developer
2 49 (30.43%) Analyst
3 29 (18.01%) C# Developer
4 27 (16.77%) .NET Developer
4 27 (16.77%) Software Developer
4 27 (16.77%) Test Analyst
5 23 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (14.29%) Tester
6 21 (13.04%) C# Software Developer
6 21 (13.04%) Lead Developer
7 20 (12.42%) Senior Analyst
8 16 (9.94%) Python Developer
8 16 (9.94%) Senior Test Analyst
8 16 (9.94%) Software Tester
9 15 (9.32%) .NET Software Developer
10 14 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 14 (8.70%) Lead .NET Developer
10 14 (8.70%) Lead C# Developer
10 14 (8.70%) Lead Software Developer
10 14 (8.70%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (25.47%) RESTful
2 37 (22.98%) .NET
3 35 (21.74%) Web Services
4 32 (19.88%) ASP.NET Web API
5 26 (16.15%) AngularJS
6 19 (11.80%) Django
6 19 (11.80%) Gherkin
6 19 (11.80%) HTML
7 17 (10.56%) CSS
7 17 (10.56%) Spring Boot
8 16 (9.94%) ASP.NET
9 15 (9.32%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (9.32%) HTML5
10 13 (8.07%) React
10 13 (8.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 12 (7.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 12 (7.45%) Elastic Stack
11 12 (7.45%) JSON
11 12 (7.45%) KnockoutJS
12 11 (6.83%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 31 (19.25%) Computer Science
2 25 (15.53%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (10.56%) User Experience
4 16 (9.94%) Cloud Native
5 14 (8.70%) Blog
6 12 (7.45%) Mobile App
7 5 (3.11%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.24%) Life Science
8 2 (1.24%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.62%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.62%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.62%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.11%) Linux
2 4 (2.48%) CentOS
2 4 (2.48%) Debian
2 4 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.24%) Windows
4 1 (0.62%) Android
4 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (85.09%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (70.19%) TDD
3 64 (39.75%) Test Automation
4 54 (33.54%) Continuous Integration
5 53 (32.92%) Scrum
6 45 (27.95%) User Stories
7 35 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
8 33 (20.50%) Mentoring
9 31 (19.25%) Data Modelling
10 30 (18.63%) MVC
11 29 (18.01%) Kanban
12 26 (16.15%) Analytics
12 26 (16.15%) Integration Testing
13 25 (15.53%) Test Strategy
14 24 (14.91%) Continuous Delivery
14 24 (14.91%) Software Engineering
15 23 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
15 23 (14.29%) DevOps
16 22 (13.66%) Coaching
16 22 (13.66%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 67 (41.61%) Java
2 53 (32.92%) C#
3 52 (32.30%) JavaScript
4 36 (22.36%) SQL
5 33 (20.50%) Python
6 15 (9.32%) TypeScript
7 12 (7.45%) C++
8 10 (6.21%) PL/SQL
8 10 (6.21%) Ruby
9 4 (2.48%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.86%) Go
11 2 (1.24%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.24%) ES6
11 2 (1.24%) PHP
12 1 (0.62%) Java 8
12 1 (0.62%) Java 9
12 1 (0.62%) Scala
Qualifications
1 34 (21.12%) Degree
2 11 (6.83%) ISEB
3 7 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (4.35%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.62%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (24.84%) QA
System Software
1 13 (8.07%) Docker
2 10 (6.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 12 (7.45%) Kubernetes
2 10 (6.21%) Ansible
3 8 (4.97%) Puppet
3 8 (4.97%) Terraform
4 7 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (2.48%) Kibana
5 4 (2.48%) logstash
5 4 (2.48%) Packer
Vendors
1 17 (10.56%) Talend
2 16 (9.94%) Oracle
3 9 (5.59%) Xamarin
4 8 (4.97%) Google
5 5 (3.11%) HP
5 5 (3.11%) Micro Focus
5 5 (3.11%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.48%) Informatica
7 3 (1.86%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.24%) New Relic
9 1 (0.62%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.62%) Twitter