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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 73 63
Rank change year-on-year +8 -10  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 49 49 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.46% 3.38% 3.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.95% 3.93% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 40 45 38
Median salary £50,000 £54,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.40% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £42,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £69,500 £81,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1239 1248 1210
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 87.44% 86.19% 88.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1054 1061 974
Median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 March 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
Oxford +11 25 £42,500 -15.00% 5
Kidlington -6 12 £55,000 -24.13%
Bicester - 3 £35,000 -
Abingdon - 1 £70,000 - 1
BDD
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for BDD.

1 68 (87.18%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (65.38%) TDD
3 34 (43.59%) DevOps
4 33 (42.31%) QA
5 31 (39.74%) RESTful
6 25 (32.05%) Continuous Delivery
7 24 (30.77%) Test Automation
7 24 (30.77%) C#
8 23 (29.49%) .NET
8 23 (29.49%) JIRA
8 23 (29.49%) Big Data
9 22 (28.21%) SQL Server
10 21 (26.92%) AngularJS
11 20 (25.64%) Magento
12 19 (24.36%) MVC
12 19 (24.36%) ASP.NET
12 19 (24.36%) ASP.NET MVC
13 18 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
14 17 (21.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 17 (21.79%) SQL Server 2014
14 17 (21.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 17 (21.79%) KnockoutJS
14 17 (21.79%) Web Application Development
14 17 (21.79%) Java
15 16 (20.51%) XML
15 16 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (20.51%) Integration Testing
15 16 (20.51%) Informatics
16 15 (19.23%) ETL
16 15 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement

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 14 (17.95%) JBoss
2 3 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (25.64%) Magento
2 2 (2.56%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (29.49%) Big Data
2 22 (28.21%) SQL Server
3 17 (21.79%) SQL Server 2014
4 9 (11.54%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.56%) MySQL
6 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.28%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 23 (29.49%) JIRA
2 14 (17.95%) Talend Open Studio
3 13 (16.67%) Selenium
4 8 (10.26%) HP UFT
4 8 (10.26%) Zephyr
5 3 (3.85%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.56%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.56%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.56%) Maven
6 2 (2.56%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.28%) Ant
7 1 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.28%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.28%) Gradle
7 1 (1.28%) Hudson
7 1 (1.28%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.28%) JMeter
General
1 8 (10.26%) Publishing
2 1 (1.28%) Finance
Job Titles
1 61 (78.21%) Developer
2 21 (26.92%) .NET Developer
3 19 (24.36%) Magento Developer
4 12 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 9 (11.54%) AWS Developer
5 9 (11.54%) AWS Engineer
5 9 (11.54%) Head of QA
5 9 (11.54%) Head of Testing
5 9 (11.54%) Java Developer
5 9 (11.54%) Java Engineer
6 7 (8.97%) Architect
6 7 (8.97%) AWS Architect
6 7 (8.97%) ETL Architect
6 7 (8.97%) ETL Developer
6 7 (8.97%) Java Architect
6 7 (8.97%) SQL Developer
6 7 (8.97%) XML Architect
6 7 (8.97%) XML Developer
7 5 (6.41%) C# Developer
7 5 (6.41%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (39.74%) RESTful
2 23 (29.49%) .NET
3 21 (26.92%) AngularJS
4 19 (24.36%) ASP.NET
4 19 (24.36%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
6 17 (21.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 17 (21.79%) KnockoutJS
6 17 (21.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 16 (20.51%) XML
8 14 (17.95%) Apache Camel
8 14 (17.95%) Java EE
8 14 (17.95%) SOAP
8 14 (17.95%) Spring
8 14 (17.95%) XML Schema
9 10 (12.82%) REST
10 8 (10.26%) Web Services
11 7 (8.97%) CSS
11 7 (8.97%) HTML
12 5 (6.41%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.95%) Semantic Web
2 8 (10.26%) Computer Science
2 8 (10.26%) Virtual Team
3 7 (8.97%) Digital TV
4 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.28%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.26%) Android
1 8 (10.26%) Apple iOS
1 8 (10.26%) Windows
2 2 (2.56%) Linux
2 2 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (87.18%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (65.38%) TDD
3 34 (43.59%) DevOps
4 25 (32.05%) Continuous Delivery
5 24 (30.77%) Test Automation
6 19 (24.36%) MVC
7 17 (21.79%) Web Application Development
8 16 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (20.51%) Informatics
8 16 (20.51%) Integration Testing
9 15 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement
9 15 (19.23%) ETL
10 14 (17.95%) Data Integration
10 14 (17.95%) Data Modelling
11 11 (14.10%) E-Commerce
12 10 (12.82%) Manual Testing
12 10 (12.82%) Non-Functional Testing
12 10 (12.82%) Waterfall
13 9 (11.54%) Software Testing
14 8 (10.26%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (30.77%) C#
2 17 (21.79%) Java
3 14 (17.95%) SQL
4 11 (14.10%) JavaScript
5 6 (7.69%) PHP
6 2 (2.56%) Python
7 1 (1.28%) SPARQL
7 1 (1.28%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (10.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (42.31%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.85%) Docker
Vendors
1 14 (17.95%) Oracle
1 14 (17.95%) Talend
2 8 (10.26%) HP
3 5 (6.41%) Microsoft
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