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

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 85 69
Rank change year-on-year +13 -16  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 48 48 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.57% 2.91% 3.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.06% 3.30% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 50 48 41
Median salary £43,750 £50,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +21.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,625 £55,075 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 1183 1456 1316
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 87.89% 88.19% 83.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4471 5757 4141
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £67,500 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 28 June 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 +12 25 £42,500 -10.52% 3
Thame - 13 £40,000 - 1
Wallingford +19 5 £52,500 -12.50%
Kidlington -2 3 £55,000 +2.80% 1
BDD
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 (83.51%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (81.44%) TDD
3 58 (59.79%) RESTful
4 52 (53.61%) C#
5 51 (52.58%) .NET
6 49 (50.52%) SQL Server
6 49 (50.52%) MVC
7 47 (48.45%) AngularJS
8 46 (47.42%) ASP.NET Web API
8 46 (47.42%) ASP.NET MVC
8 46 (47.42%) ASP.NET
9 40 (41.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 39 (40.21%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 39 (40.21%) KnockoutJS
10 39 (40.21%) Web Application Development
11 26 (26.80%) SQL Server 2014
12 25 (25.77%) DevOps
12 25 (25.77%) JavaScript
13 23 (23.71%) Test Automation
14 22 (22.68%) QA
15 20 (20.62%) Java
16 19 (19.59%) Scrum
16 19 (19.59%) JIRA
16 19 (19.59%) Big Data
16 19 (19.59%) NoSQL
17 18 (18.56%) Git (software)
18 17 (17.53%) Continuous Integration
18 17 (17.53%) SQL
18 17 (17.53%) XML
18 17 (17.53%) Data Modelling

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 11 (11.34%) JBoss
2 6 (6.19%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.06%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.03%) Apache
4 1 (1.03%) nginx
Business Applications
1 11 (11.34%) Magento
2 1 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.40%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (50.52%) SQL Server
2 26 (26.80%) SQL Server 2014
3 19 (19.59%) Big Data
3 19 (19.59%) NoSQL
4 13 (13.40%) SQL Server 2016
5 10 (10.31%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.12%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (2.06%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 19 (19.59%) JIRA
2 18 (18.56%) Git (software)
3 11 (11.34%) Talend Open Studio
4 10 (10.31%) Selenium
5 5 (5.15%) NUnit
5 5 (5.15%) Subversion
5 5 (5.15%) webpack
6 4 (4.12%) HP UFT
6 4 (4.12%) Zephyr
7 3 (3.09%) Cucumber
7 3 (3.09%) Jasmine
7 3 (3.09%) WebDriver
8 2 (2.06%) Ant
8 2 (2.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.06%) Hudson
8 2 (2.06%) IntelliJ
8 2 (2.06%) Jenkins
8 2 (2.06%) JUnit
8 2 (2.06%) Maven
8 2 (2.06%) Protractor
General
1 8 (8.25%) Music Industry
2 6 (6.19%) Publishing
3 5 (5.15%) Games
4 2 (2.06%) Finance
5 1 (1.03%) Electronics
5 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.03%) Marketing
5 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 81 (83.51%) Developer
2 48 (49.48%) .NET Developer
3 13 (13.40%) Senior Developer
4 12 (12.37%) Java Developer
5 11 (11.34%) C# Developer
6 10 (10.31%) AWS Developer
6 10 (10.31%) AWS Engineer
6 10 (10.31%) Java Engineer
6 10 (10.31%) Magento Developer
6 10 (10.31%) Senior C# Developer
7 9 (9.28%) AWS Architect
7 9 (9.28%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (9.28%) ETL Architect
7 9 (9.28%) ETL Developer
7 9 (9.28%) Java Architect
7 9 (9.28%) Senior .NET Developer
7 9 (9.28%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 9 (9.28%) SQL Developer
7 9 (9.28%) XML Architect
7 9 (9.28%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (59.79%) RESTful
2 51 (52.58%) .NET
3 47 (48.45%) AngularJS
4 46 (47.42%) ASP.NET
4 46 (47.42%) ASP.NET MVC
4 46 (47.42%) ASP.NET Web API
5 40 (41.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 39 (40.21%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 39 (40.21%) KnockoutJS
7 17 (17.53%) XML
8 15 (15.46%) Node.js
8 15 (15.46%) REST
8 15 (15.46%) Spring
9 14 (14.43%) SOAP
10 13 (13.40%) .NET Framework
10 13 (13.40%) Code First Entity Framework
10 13 (13.40%) Entity Framework
10 13 (13.40%) WCF
11 11 (11.34%) Apache Camel
11 11 (11.34%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.25%) Semantic Web
2 7 (7.22%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.15%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.12%) Virtual Team
6 3 (3.09%) Digital TV
7 2 (2.06%) Linked Data
8 1 (1.03%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.03%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.03%) Fintech
8 1 (1.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.12%) Android
1 4 (4.12%) Apple iOS
1 4 (4.12%) Windows
2 2 (2.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (83.51%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (81.44%) TDD
3 49 (50.52%) MVC
4 39 (40.21%) Web Application Development
5 25 (25.77%) DevOps
6 23 (23.71%) Test Automation
7 19 (19.59%) Scrum
8 17 (17.53%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (17.53%) Data Modelling
9 14 (14.43%) ETL
9 14 (14.43%) Informatics
9 14 (14.43%) Integration Testing
10 12 (12.37%) Continuous Delivery
11 11 (11.34%) Data Integration
12 9 (9.28%) OO
12 9 (9.28%) SDLC
13 8 (8.25%) High Availability
13 8 (8.25%) Software Engineering
14 7 (7.22%) Mentoring
14 7 (7.22%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 52 (53.61%) C#
2 25 (25.77%) JavaScript
3 20 (20.62%) Java
4 17 (17.53%) SQL
5 14 (14.43%) Ruby
6 6 (6.19%) TypeScript
7 4 (4.12%) PHP
7 4 (4.12%) Python
8 2 (2.06%) SPARQL
9 1 (1.03%) C
9 1 (1.03%) C++
9 1 (1.03%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (10.31%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (22.68%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (11.34%) Oracle
1 11 (11.34%) Talend
2 6 (6.19%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.12%) HP
4 1 (1.03%) SAP
4 1 (1.03%) Zend
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £63,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Thame, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago