Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 85 68
Rank change year-on-year +6 -17 +11
Permanent jobs citing BDD 99 73 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.22% 2.76% 4.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.61% 3.11% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 104 65 115
Oxfordshire median annual salary £44,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% - -
10th Percentile £34,125 £27,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 2,739 2,347 2,959
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 89.02% 88.63% 87.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2,237 1,844 2,382
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.74% -1.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,650 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -14 42 £50,000 +11.11% 12
Thame - 25 £40,000 - 1
Banbury - 12 £35,000 -
Wallingford - 3 £55,000 - 1
BDD
South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 76 (76.77%) TDD
2 63 (63.64%) C#
3 60 (60.61%) RESTful
4 57 (57.58%) MVC
4 57 (57.58%) .NET
4 57 (57.58%) SQL Server
5 56 (56.57%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (56.57%) ASP.NET Web API
6 53 (53.54%) ASP.NET
6 53 (53.54%) ASP.NET MVC
6 53 (53.54%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 53 (53.54%) KnockoutJS
6 53 (53.54%) Web Application Development
6 53 (53.54%) AngularJS
6 53 (53.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 36 (36.36%) SQL Server 2016
7 36 (36.36%) Java
8 35 (35.35%) JavaScript
8 35 (35.35%) Test Automation
9 33 (33.33%) Selenium
10 31 (31.31%) QA
10 31 (31.31%) Cucumber
10 31 (31.31%) NoSQL
11 30 (30.30%) Amazon AWS
11 30 (30.30%) Git (software)
11 30 (30.30%) Ruby
12 29 (29.29%) Continuous Integration
13 27 (27.27%) Scrum
14 26 (26.26%) High Availability
15 25 (25.25%) Node.js

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 10 (10.10%) Confluence
2 5 (5.05%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.04%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.01%) Apache
4 1 (1.01%) Jetty
4 1 (1.01%) Mule
4 1 (1.01%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 30 (30.30%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (14.14%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (7.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (6.06%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (3.03%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.13%) Internet
2 12 (12.12%) Hyperconnected
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (57.58%) SQL Server
2 36 (36.36%) SQL Server 2016
3 31 (31.31%) NoSQL
4 17 (17.17%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (4.04%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.01%) Big Data
6 1 (1.01%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.01%) MySQL
6 1 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.01%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.01%) Redis
6 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (33.33%) Selenium
2 31 (31.31%) Cucumber
3 30 (30.30%) Git (software)
4 21 (21.21%) JUnit
5 17 (17.17%) JMeter
6 16 (16.16%) JIRA
7 8 (8.08%) Jenkins
8 7 (7.07%) LoadRunner
9 6 (6.06%) SoapUI
10 5 (5.05%) HP UFT
10 5 (5.05%) Maven
10 5 (5.05%) Zephyr
11 4 (4.04%) Subversion
11 4 (4.04%) WebDriver
12 3 (3.03%) NUnit
12 3 (3.03%) webpack
13 2 (2.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 1 (1.01%) FitNesse
14 1 (1.01%) JBehave
14 1 (1.01%) Mercurial
General
1 24 (24.24%) Music Industry
2 5 (5.05%) Publishing
3 1 (1.01%) Finance
Job Titles
1 59 (59.60%) Developer
2 55 (55.56%) .NET Developer
3 15 (15.15%) Automation Test Lead
3 15 (15.15%) Test Leader
4 14 (14.14%) C# .NET Developer
4 14 (14.14%) C# Developer
5 12 (12.12%) ASP.NET Developer
5 12 (12.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (11.11%) Analyst
6 11 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
6 11 (11.11%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 11 (11.11%) Test Analyst
7 8 (8.08%) Team Leader
7 8 (8.08%) Test Automation Engineer
7 8 (8.08%) Test Engineer
8 6 (6.06%) Agile Test Analyst
8 6 (6.06%) QA Automation Engineer
8 6 (6.06%) QA Engineer
8 6 (6.06%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
8 6 (6.06%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (60.61%) RESTful
2 57 (57.58%) .NET
3 56 (56.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 53 (53.54%) AngularJS
4 53 (53.54%) ASP.NET
4 53 (53.54%) ASP.NET MVC
4 53 (53.54%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 53 (53.54%) KnockoutJS
4 53 (53.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 25 (25.25%) Node.js
6 24 (24.24%) .NET Framework
6 24 (24.24%) Code First Entity Framework
6 24 (24.24%) Entity Framework
6 24 (24.24%) WCF
7 10 (10.10%) Web Services
8 8 (8.08%) Gherkin
9 6 (6.06%) Spring
10 5 (5.05%) JSON
10 5 (5.05%) SOAP
10 5 (5.05%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.15%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.07%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.02%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.01%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.02%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (76.77%) TDD
2 57 (57.58%) MVC
3 56 (56.57%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (53.54%) Web Application Development
5 35 (35.35%) Test Automation
6 29 (29.29%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (27.27%) Scrum
8 26 (26.26%) High Availability
9 20 (20.20%) Manual Testing
10 19 (19.19%) Continuous Improvement
10 19 (19.19%) Kanban
11 16 (16.16%) Integration Testing
12 15 (15.15%) Performance Testing
13 12 (12.12%) Dependency Injection
14 11 (11.11%) Process Improvement
15 8 (8.08%) Coaching
15 8 (8.08%) Mentoring
15 8 (8.08%) Software Delivery
15 8 (8.08%) Test Strategy
15 8 (8.08%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 63 (63.64%) C#
2 36 (36.36%) Java
3 35 (35.35%) JavaScript
4 30 (30.30%) Ruby
5 24 (24.24%) Python
6 19 (19.19%) C++
7 14 (14.14%) C
7 14 (14.14%) Shell Script
8 8 (8.08%) SQL
9 3 (3.03%) TypeScript
10 2 (2.02%) Scala
11 1 (1.01%) Clojure
11 1 (1.01%) Go
11 1 (1.01%) Groovy
11 1 (1.01%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (17.17%) Degree
2 5 (5.05%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.01%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (31.31%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.01%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.02%) Puppet
2 1 (1.01%) Ansible
2 1 (1.01%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (6.06%) Google
2 5 (5.05%) HP
2 5 (5.05%) Micro Focus
2 5 (5.05%) Talend
3 1 (1.01%) Atlassian