Period
to 19 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 110 62
Rank change year-on-year +37 -48 +31
Permanent jobs citing BDD 101 67 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.40% 2.30% 4.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% 2.59% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 104 64 107
Oxfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £40,025 £37,000
90th Percentile £63,000 £56,000 £68,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26% +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 2625 2582 2942
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 88.35% 88.58% 87.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2158 2066 2381
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +9.32%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £63,750
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 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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 -2 47 £47,500 - 4
Thame - 25 £40,000 - 1
Wallingford - 7 £52,500 -
Banbury - 7 £35,000 - 1
BDD
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 81 (80.20%) TDD
2 73 (72.28%) RESTful
3 66 (65.35%) C#
4 65 (64.36%) .NET
4 65 (64.36%) SQL Server
4 65 (64.36%) MVC
5 64 (63.37%) ASP.NET
5 64 (63.37%) ASP.NET MVC
5 64 (63.37%) ASP.NET Web API
6 62 (61.39%) Agile Software Development
7 58 (57.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 58 (57.43%) AngularJS
8 57 (56.44%) KnockoutJS
8 57 (56.44%) Web Application Development
8 57 (56.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 37 (36.63%) NoSQL
10 35 (34.65%) Git (software)
11 31 (30.69%) SQL Server 2016
12 30 (29.70%) Java
13 26 (25.74%) JavaScript
13 26 (25.74%) SQL Server 2014
13 26 (25.74%) Node.js
13 26 (25.74%) High Availability
14 25 (24.75%) Ruby
15 24 (23.76%) .NET Framework
15 24 (23.76%) Music Industry
15 24 (23.76%) WCF
15 24 (23.76%) Test Automation
15 24 (23.76%) Entity Framework
15 24 (23.76%) Code First Entity Framework

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 9 (8.91%) Tomcat
2 8 (7.92%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.98%) Apache
3 2 (1.98%) nginx
4 1 (0.99%) Jetty
4 1 (0.99%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 21 (20.79%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (10.89%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (6.93%) npm
4 6 (5.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (3.96%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.92%) Internet
2 7 (6.93%) Hyperconnected
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (64.36%) SQL Server
2 37 (36.63%) NoSQL
3 31 (30.69%) SQL Server 2016
4 26 (25.74%) SQL Server 2014
5 8 (7.92%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.98%) Big Data
7 1 (0.99%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.99%) MySQL
7 1 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.99%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.99%) Redis
7 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.99%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 35 (34.65%) Git (software)
2 21 (20.79%) Selenium
3 20 (19.80%) Cucumber
4 16 (15.84%) JUnit
5 14 (13.86%) JMeter
6 9 (8.91%) JIRA
7 8 (7.92%) Subversion
8 7 (6.93%) Jenkins
8 7 (6.93%) NUnit
8 7 (6.93%) webpack
9 4 (3.96%) SoapUI
9 4 (3.96%) WebDriver
10 2 (1.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (1.98%) Hudson
10 2 (1.98%) LoadRunner
10 2 (1.98%) Maven
11 1 (0.99%) Gradle
11 1 (0.99%) Grunt
11 1 (0.99%) JBehave
11 1 (0.99%) SpecFlow
General
1 24 (23.76%) Music Industry
2 9 (8.91%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 70 (69.31%) Developer
2 64 (63.37%) .NET Developer
3 14 (13.86%) ASP.NET Developer
3 14 (13.86%) C# .NET Developer
3 14 (13.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 14 (13.86%) C# Developer
4 12 (11.88%) Automation Test Lead
4 12 (11.88%) Test Leader
5 11 (10.89%) Team Leader
6 8 (7.92%) Java Team Leader
7 7 (6.93%) Agile .NET Developer
7 7 (6.93%) Agile C# Developer
7 7 (6.93%) C# Software Developer
7 7 (6.93%) Senior .NET Developer
7 7 (6.93%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (6.93%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 7 (6.93%) Senior C# Developer
7 7 (6.93%) Senior Developer
7 7 (6.93%) Senior Software Developer
7 7 (6.93%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (72.28%) RESTful
2 65 (64.36%) .NET
3 64 (63.37%) ASP.NET
3 64 (63.37%) ASP.NET MVC
3 64 (63.37%) ASP.NET Web API
4 58 (57.43%) AngularJS
4 58 (57.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 57 (56.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 57 (56.44%) KnockoutJS
6 26 (25.74%) Node.js
7 24 (23.76%) .NET Framework
7 24 (23.76%) Code First Entity Framework
7 24 (23.76%) Entity Framework
7 24 (23.76%) WCF
8 10 (9.90%) JSON
8 10 (9.90%) Web Services
9 9 (8.91%) Elastic Stack
9 9 (8.91%) Spring
9 9 (8.91%) Spring Boot
10 8 (7.92%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.85%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (10.89%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.99%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.99%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.99%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.99%) Linked Data
4 1 (0.99%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.99%) Minimum Viable Product
4 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.99%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.97%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (80.20%) TDD
2 65 (64.36%) MVC
3 62 (61.39%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (56.44%) Web Application Development
5 26 (25.74%) High Availability
6 24 (23.76%) Test Automation
7 22 (21.78%) Scrum
8 20 (19.80%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (15.84%) Mentoring
10 13 (12.87%) Integration Testing
11 12 (11.88%) Manual Testing
11 12 (11.88%) Performance Testing
12 11 (10.89%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (9.90%) Kanban
14 9 (8.91%) OO
14 9 (8.91%) SDLC
14 9 (8.91%) Software Engineering
15 8 (7.92%) SOLID
16 7 (6.93%) Coaching
16 7 (6.93%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
Programming Languages
1 66 (65.35%) C#
2 30 (29.70%) Java
3 26 (25.74%) JavaScript
4 25 (24.75%) Ruby
5 16 (15.84%) Python
6 13 (12.87%) SQL
7 12 (11.88%) C
7 12 (11.88%) C++
8 11 (10.89%) Shell Script
9 7 (6.93%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.98%) Scala
11 1 (0.99%) Clojure
11 1 (0.99%) Go
11 1 (0.99%) Groovy
11 1 (0.99%) PHP
11 1 (0.99%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 19 (18.81%) Degree
2 1 (0.99%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (18.81%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.98%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.98%) Puppet
2 1 (0.99%) Ansible
2 1 (0.99%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (3.96%) Google
2 1 (0.99%) Atlassian