The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
England / South East
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 129 157
Rank change year-on-year +61 +28  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 592 488 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.95% 2.51% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.59% 2.88% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 540 454 365
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £59,000
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 the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 12911 16973 17958
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.11% 87.17% 85.84%
Number of salaries quoted 10602 14317 14296
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,764 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

BDD
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BDD in the South East.

Salary trend for BDD in the South East

BDD
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in the South East over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for BDD in the South East

BDD
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 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
Berkshire +52 140 £55,000 +10.00% 7
Hampshire +7 100 £40,000 -13.51% 14
Surrey +73 94 £52,500 +16.66% 17
Buckinghamshire +28 71 £43,000 -2.82% 6
Kent +46 53 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Oxfordshire +5 49 £50,000 -6.97% 8
West Sussex +15 45 £42,500 +6.25% 7
East Sussex +18 34 £42,500 -26.08% 3
Middlesex - 9 £55,000 -
Sussex - 5 £55,000 -
BDD
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 South East region with a requirement for BDD.

1 927 (91.60%) Agile Software Development
2 891 (88.04%) TDD
3 618 (61.07%) C#
4 613 (60.57%) .NET
5 491 (48.52%) ASP.NET
6 483 (47.73%) MVC
7 457 (45.16%) SQL Server
8 435 (42.98%) ASP.NET MVC
9 381 (37.65%) ASP.NET Web API
10 339 (33.50%) RESTful
11 338 (33.40%) JavaScript
12 333 (32.91%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 319 (31.52%) AngularJS
14 298 (29.45%) Web Application Development
15 289 (28.56%) Scrum
16 232 (22.92%) HTML
16 232 (22.92%) WCF
17 228 (22.53%) SQL Server 2014
18 227 (22.43%) Continuous Integration
19 221 (21.84%) Git (software)
19 221 (21.84%) Java
20 186 (18.38%) SQL
20 186 (18.38%) Node.js
20 186 (18.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 181 (17.89%) CSS
22 180 (17.79%) NoSQL
22 180 (17.79%) Ruby
23 174 (17.19%) Microsoft
24 163 (16.11%) .NET Framework
25 162 (16.01%) Selenium

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 51 (5.04%) Confluence
2 27 (2.67%) JBoss
3 25 (2.47%) CMS
4 22 (2.17%) WebLogic
5 18 (1.78%) IIS
6 16 (1.58%) SharePoint
7 14 (1.38%) OpenStack
8 10 (0.99%) EPiServer
8 10 (0.99%) WordPress
9 7 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (0.59%) Apache Spark
10 6 (0.59%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.49%) MQSeries
12 4 (0.40%) Cloud Foundry
12 4 (0.40%) Oracle Service Bus
12 4 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 3 (0.30%) Apache
13 3 (0.30%) NServiceBus
14 2 (0.20%) GemFire
15 1 (0.099%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 80 (7.91%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.09%) MS Project
3 1 (0.099%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 21 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (1.98%) Magento
3 6 (0.59%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.30%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 88 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 76 (7.51%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (1.48%) SaaS
4 7 (0.69%) Asana
5 6 (0.59%) PaaS
6 3 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.30%) GitHub
6 3 (0.30%) Office 365
7 2 (0.20%) G Suite
7 2 (0.20%) IaaS
7 2 (0.20%) OpenShift
7 2 (0.20%) Slack
8 1 (0.099%) AWS OpsWorks
8 1 (0.099%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.099%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 73 (7.21%) Internet
2 20 (1.98%) TCP/IP
3 7 (0.69%) SMTP
3 7 (0.69%) Wireless
4 2 (0.20%) HTTP
5 1 (0.099%) DHCP
5 1 (0.099%) DNS
5 1 (0.099%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 457 (45.16%) SQL Server
2 228 (22.53%) SQL Server 2014
3 180 (17.79%) NoSQL
4 67 (6.62%) Big Data
5 64 (6.32%) SQL Server 2016
6 43 (4.25%) MongoDB
7 33 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
8 25 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
9 24 (2.37%) MySQL
10 23 (2.27%) Hadoop
11 17 (1.68%) MariaDB
12 12 (1.19%) Neo4j
13 10 (0.99%) Pentaho
13 10 (0.99%) Relational Database
14 9 (0.89%) Oracle Database
15 7 (0.69%) RDBMS
15 7 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
16 5 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
16 5 (0.49%) Redis
17 4 (0.40%) HBase
Development Applications
1 221 (21.84%) Git (software)
2 162 (16.01%) Selenium
3 110 (10.87%) JIRA
4 89 (8.79%) Jenkins
5 69 (6.82%) TeamCity
6 63 (6.23%) Cucumber
7 60 (5.93%) Team Foundation Server
8 59 (5.83%) WebDriver
9 56 (5.53%) NUnit
10 55 (5.43%) Visual Studio
11 50 (4.94%) SpecFlow
12 39 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
13 35 (3.46%) Maven
14 24 (2.37%) Talend Open Studio
15 23 (2.27%) HP UFT
15 23 (2.27%) Subversion
16 20 (1.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 20 (1.98%) Protractor
17 19 (1.88%) MSBuild
18 17 (1.68%) SoapUI
General
1 91 (8.99%) Finance
2 49 (4.84%) Games
3 45 (4.45%) Marketing
4 31 (3.06%) Advertising
5 29 (2.87%) Retail
6 20 (1.98%) Back Office
7 15 (1.48%) Publishing
8 12 (1.19%) Music Industry
9 7 (0.69%) Electronics
10 6 (0.59%) Automotive
11 3 (0.30%) German Language
11 3 (0.30%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.20%) Billing
12 2 (0.20%) Legal
13 1 (0.099%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.099%) Banking
13 1 (0.099%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 725 (71.64%) Developer
2 451 (44.57%) .NET Developer
3 152 (15.02%) C# Developer
4 119 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 98 (9.68%) Senior Developer
6 83 (8.20%) Java Developer
7 81 (8.00%) Analyst
8 69 (6.82%) Software Developer
9 65 (6.42%) Test Engineer
10 62 (6.13%) ASP.NET Developer
11 60 (5.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 57 (5.63%) Test Analyst
13 56 (5.53%) Java Engineer
14 55 (5.43%) Software Engineer
15 51 (5.04%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 43 (4.25%) Software Test Engineer
17 40 (3.95%) Senior .NET Developer
18 39 (3.85%) Senior C# Developer
19 37 (3.66%) Internet Developer
20 36 (3.56%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 613 (60.57%) .NET
2 491 (48.52%) ASP.NET
3 435 (42.98%) ASP.NET MVC
4 381 (37.65%) ASP.NET Web API
5 339 (33.50%) RESTful
6 333 (32.91%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 319 (31.52%) AngularJS
8 232 (22.92%) HTML
8 232 (22.92%) WCF
9 186 (18.38%) Node.js
9 186 (18.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 181 (17.89%) CSS
11 163 (16.11%) .NET Framework
12 161 (15.91%) KnockoutJS
13 134 (13.24%) Entity Framework
14 122 (12.06%) jQuery
15 113 (11.17%) Web Services
16 98 (9.68%) Code First Entity Framework
17 95 (9.39%) HTML5
18 88 (8.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (4.15%) Computer Science
2 35 (3.46%) Social Network
3 34 (3.36%) User Experience
4 21 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
6 16 (1.58%) BBC
6 16 (1.58%) Social Media
7 15 (1.48%) Tandem
8 14 (1.38%) Semantic Web
9 10 (0.99%) Virtual Team
10 9 (0.89%) iPad
11 8 (0.79%) Management Information System
11 8 (0.79%) W3C
12 7 (0.69%) Digital TV
12 7 (0.69%) Mobile App
13 6 (0.59%) Streaming Music
14 5 (0.49%) Fintech
15 4 (0.40%) Algorithms
16 3 (0.30%) Linux Command Line
16 3 (0.30%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 55 (5.43%) Windows
2 44 (4.35%) Linux
3 22 (2.17%) Unix
4 12 (1.19%) Android
4 12 (1.19%) Apple iOS
4 12 (1.19%) Windows Server
5 10 (0.99%) CentOS
5 10 (0.99%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.20%) VMS
8 1 (0.099%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.099%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 927 (91.60%) Agile Software Development
2 891 (88.04%) TDD
3 483 (47.73%) MVC
4 298 (29.45%) Web Application Development
5 289 (28.56%) Scrum
6 227 (22.43%) Continuous Integration
7 157 (15.51%) OO
8 122 (12.06%) SDLC
9 119 (11.76%) DevOps
10 100 (9.88%) Software Engineering
11 95 (9.39%) Test Automation
12 90 (8.89%) Web Development
13 88 (8.70%) SOLID
14 84 (8.30%) Mentoring
15 78 (7.71%) Continuous Delivery
16 72 (7.11%) Domain-Driven Design
17 68 (6.72%) Microservices
17 68 (6.72%) Unit Testing
18 59 (5.83%) Software Testing
19 58 (5.73%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 618 (61.07%) C#
2 338 (33.40%) JavaScript
3 221 (21.84%) Java
4 186 (18.38%) SQL
5 180 (17.79%) Ruby
6 53 (5.24%) Python
7 50 (4.94%) VB.NET
8 49 (4.84%) T-SQL
9 27 (2.67%) PHP
10 23 (2.27%) C++
11 22 (2.17%) VB
12 21 (2.08%) PL/SQL
13 13 (1.28%) Scala
14 10 (0.99%) Jython
15 7 (0.69%) Bash Shell
15 7 (0.69%) TypeScript
16 6 (0.59%) F#
17 4 (0.40%) C
17 4 (0.40%) MATLAB
18 3 (0.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 67 (6.62%) Degree
2 45 (4.45%) ISEB
3 44 (4.35%) ISTQB
4 19 (1.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 15 (1.48%) Security Cleared
6 9 (0.89%) SC Cleared
7 6 (0.59%) PhD
8 4 (0.40%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.099%) HND
9 1 (0.099%) MCAD
9 1 (0.099%) MCP
9 1 (0.099%) MCSD
9 1 (0.099%) MCTS
9 1 (0.099%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 158 (15.61%) QA
2 15 (1.48%) SDET
3 3 (0.30%) SLA
4 2 (0.20%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.099%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.099%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (1.88%) Docker
2 14 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.30%) HDFS
4 2 (0.20%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.20%) vSphere
5 1 (0.099%) Firmware
5 1 (0.099%) iptables
Systems Management
1 28 (2.77%) Puppet
2 24 (2.37%) Ansible
3 9 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (0.79%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.099%) Grafana
6 1 (0.099%) Kibana
6 1 (0.099%) logstash
6 1 (0.099%) Terraform
6 1 (0.099%) yum
Vendors
1 174 (17.19%) Microsoft
2 45 (4.45%) Facebook
3 33 (3.26%) Oracle
4 30 (2.96%) Google
5 24 (2.37%) Talend
6 23 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
7 18 (1.78%) VMware
8 16 (1.58%) Apple
8 16 (1.58%) Sony
8 16 (1.58%) Yahoo!
9 12 (1.19%) Intel
10 11 (1.09%) HP
11 9 (0.89%) Remedy
12 5 (0.49%) AppDynamics
13 4 (0.40%) Red Hat
14 3 (0.30%) Atlassian
14 3 (0.30%) hybris
14 3 (0.30%) IBM
14 3 (0.30%) Xamarin
15 2 (0.20%) Hortonworks
Crawley, West Sussex
Rullion
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Windsor, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000-60,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Cloudscope
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + check benefits below
Posted: 9 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sittingbourne, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: excellent + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chichester, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion
Salary: £44000 - £52000 per annum + car + expenses
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Annual Bonus, Pension, Health care,
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago