Period
to 15 October 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 74 101
Rank change year-on-year +8 +27 -21
Permanent jobs citing BDD 112 103 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 4.13% 3.75% 2.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.59% 4.16% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 109 106 80
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £39,500 £35,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £76,000 £63,000 £56,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -5.26%

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 2,440 2,476 2,812
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 90.07% 90.07% 90.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2,135 2,049 2,230
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -4.26% +10.59%
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £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 15 October 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 October 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 -1 60 £61,000 +28.42% 12
Wallingford +1 15 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Banbury +5 1 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Kidlington 0 1 £75,000 +50.00%
Thame -23 1 £50,000 +25.00% 1
BDD
South East

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 97 (86.61%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (76.79%) TDD
3 57 (50.89%) Java
4 50 (44.64%) Test Automation
5 49 (43.75%) Scrum
6 47 (41.96%) Amazon AWS
7 43 (38.39%) JavaScript
7 43 (38.39%) C#
8 41 (36.61%) SQL
9 36 (32.14%) Web Services
10 34 (30.36%) Continuous Integration
11 33 (29.46%) RESTful
12 32 (28.57%) Git (software)
13 30 (26.79%) Integration Testing
13 30 (26.79%) Python
14 29 (25.89%) .NET
14 29 (25.89%) DevOps
15 28 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
16 27 (24.11%) SQL Server
16 27 (24.11%) Computer Science
17 26 (23.21%) Microsoft Azure
17 26 (23.21%) Kanban
18 25 (22.32%) QA
18 25 (22.32%) Mentoring
19 24 (21.43%) Degree
20 23 (20.54%) Selenium
20 23 (20.54%) AngularJS
20 23 (20.54%) Elasticsearch
21 22 (19.64%) Software Engineering
21 22 (19.64%) ASP.NET Web API

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 23 (20.54%) Elasticsearch
2 19 (16.96%) Tomcat
3 17 (15.18%) JBoss
4 16 (14.29%) Confluence
5 10 (8.93%) Apache
5 10 (8.93%) Jetty
6 9 (8.04%) nginx
6 9 (8.04%) NServiceBus
6 9 (8.04%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.89%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.89%) Tornado
Cloud Services
1 47 (41.96%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (23.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (10.71%) npm
4 11 (9.82%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (8.04%) AWS CloudFormation
5 9 (8.04%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (6.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (1.79%) IaaS
7 2 (1.79%) PaaS
8 1 (0.89%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.89%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.57%) Internet
2 2 (1.79%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (24.11%) SQL Server
2 16 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 12 (10.71%) RavenDB
4 11 (9.82%) MongoDB
5 9 (8.04%) Event Store
6 8 (7.14%) Big Data
7 5 (4.46%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.79%) MySQL
9 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.79%) Redis
10 1 (0.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 32 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 23 (20.54%) Selenium
3 21 (18.75%) Cucumber
4 20 (17.86%) Jenkins
5 19 (16.96%) JIRA
6 15 (13.39%) SpecFlow
7 13 (11.61%) Subversion
8 12 (10.71%) JUnit
8 12 (10.71%) NUnit
8 12 (10.71%) webpack
9 10 (8.93%) Mercurial
9 10 (8.93%) SoapUI
10 9 (8.04%) Maven
10 9 (8.04%) Vagrant
10 9 (8.04%) Visual Studio
11 7 (6.25%) git-flow
12 6 (5.36%) Hudson
12 6 (5.36%) WebDriver
13 5 (4.46%) Ant
13 5 (4.46%) JMeter
General
1 8 (7.14%) Publishing
2 4 (3.57%) Games
3 1 (0.89%) Finance
3 1 (0.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 61 (54.46%) Developer
2 28 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 23 (20.54%) C# Developer
4 20 (17.86%) C# Software Developer
5 18 (16.07%) .NET Developer
6 16 (14.29%) Analyst
6 16 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 16 (14.29%) Lead Developer
7 14 (12.50%) Test Analyst
8 13 (11.61%) .NET Software Developer
9 12 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 12 (10.71%) Lead .NET Developer
9 12 (10.71%) Lead C# Developer
9 12 (10.71%) Lead Software Developer
10 10 (8.93%) Python Developer
10 10 (8.93%) Senior Developer
11 9 (8.04%) AWS DevOps
11 9 (8.04%) Lead DevOps
11 9 (8.04%) Test Engineer
12 8 (7.14%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (32.14%) Web Services
2 33 (29.46%) RESTful
3 29 (25.89%) .NET
4 23 (20.54%) AngularJS
5 22 (19.64%) ASP.NET Web API
6 19 (16.96%) Elastic Stack
7 18 (16.07%) React
8 16 (14.29%) HTML
9 15 (13.39%) JSON
10 14 (12.50%) CSS
10 14 (12.50%) REST
11 12 (10.71%) Django
11 12 (10.71%) Gherkin
12 11 (9.82%) SOAP
13 10 (8.93%) Apache Camel
13 10 (8.93%) Apache Cordova
13 10 (8.93%) Spring
13 10 (8.93%) Spring Boot
14 9 (8.04%) HTML5
15 6 (5.36%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
2 27 (24.11%) Computer Science
3 12 (10.71%) Mobile App
4 8 (7.14%) User Experience
5 7 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.79%) Blog
6 2 (1.79%) Cloud Native
6 2 (1.79%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.89%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.89%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.89%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.93%) Linux
2 9 (8.04%) CentOS
2 9 (8.04%) Debian
2 9 (8.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.79%) Windows
4 1 (0.89%) Android
4 1 (0.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (86.61%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (76.79%) TDD
3 50 (44.64%) Test Automation
4 49 (43.75%) Scrum
5 34 (30.36%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (26.79%) Integration Testing
7 29 (25.89%) DevOps
8 26 (23.21%) Kanban
9 25 (22.32%) Mentoring
10 22 (19.64%) Software Engineering
11 21 (18.75%) Data Modelling
11 21 (18.75%) Refactoring
11 21 (18.75%) User Stories
12 20 (17.86%) MVC
12 20 (17.86%) Problem-Solving
13 17 (15.18%) Continuous Improvement
14 16 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
15 15 (13.39%) Coaching
15 15 (13.39%) ETL
16 14 (12.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 57 (50.89%) Java
2 43 (38.39%) C#
2 43 (38.39%) JavaScript
3 41 (36.61%) SQL
4 30 (26.79%) Python
5 13 (11.61%) TypeScript
6 10 (8.93%) PL/SQL
7 9 (8.04%) C++
8 6 (5.36%) Ruby
9 4 (3.57%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.68%) Go
11 2 (1.79%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.79%) ES6
11 2 (1.79%) PHP
12 1 (0.89%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 24 (21.43%) Degree
2 7 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.68%) ISEB
4 2 (1.79%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.89%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (22.32%) QA
System Software
1 17 (15.18%) Docker
2 1 (0.89%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 17 (15.18%) Ansible
1 17 (15.18%) Kubernetes
2 14 (12.50%) Terraform
3 13 (11.61%) Puppet
4 12 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (8.04%) Kibana
5 9 (8.04%) logstash
5 9 (8.04%) Packer
Vendors
1 21 (18.75%) Oracle
2 19 (16.96%) Talend
3 10 (8.93%) Xamarin
4 9 (8.04%) Google
5 7 (6.25%) New Relic
5 7 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (3.57%) Informatica
6 4 (3.57%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.89%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.89%) Twitter