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

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
England / South East
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 103 163
Rank change year-on-year +34 +60  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 565 548 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.86% 2.97% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.44% 3.42% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 505 529 354
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 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 12711 16005 18201
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.87% 86.64% 86.38%
Number of salaries quoted 10500 13457 14604
Median salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 27 June 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 27 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
Berkshire +36 145 £57,500 +15.00% 18
Hampshire +8 91 £45,000 +2.27% 16
Surrey +47 82 £50,000 +17.64% 15
Buckinghamshire +17 75 £42,500 +6.25% 8
East Sussex +31 61 £45,000 - 3
Oxfordshire +14 48 £47,500 -5.00% 5
West Sussex -11 44 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Kent -7 20 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Home Counties - 1 £47,500 -
BDD
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 South East region with a requirement for BDD.

1 1036 (89.70%) Agile Software Development
2 996 (86.23%) TDD
3 650 (56.28%) C#
4 616 (53.33%) .NET
5 509 (44.07%) MVC
6 499 (43.20%) ASP.NET
7 462 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 460 (39.83%) SQL Server
9 376 (32.55%) JavaScript
10 372 (32.21%) ASP.NET Web API
11 362 (31.34%) AngularJS
12 348 (30.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 345 (29.87%) RESTful
14 337 (29.18%) Web Application Development
15 307 (26.58%) Scrum
16 288 (24.94%) Git (software)
17 281 (24.33%) Java
18 271 (23.46%) Test Automation
19 252 (21.82%) WCF
19 252 (21.82%) HTML
20 228 (19.74%) Ruby
21 218 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
22 216 (18.70%) SQL
23 207 (17.92%) Node.js
24 206 (17.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 197 (17.06%) CSS
26 195 (16.88%) Greenfield Project
27 193 (16.71%) QA
28 188 (16.28%) NoSQL
29 179 (15.50%) 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 33 (2.86%) JBoss
2 26 (2.25%) Confluence
3 24 (2.08%) WebLogic
4 23 (1.99%) Elasticsearch
5 22 (1.90%) CMS
6 21 (1.82%) Apache
7 14 (1.21%) OpenStack
8 11 (0.95%) EPiServer
8 11 (0.95%) WebSphere
8 11 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
9 10 (0.87%) IIS
10 7 (0.61%) SharePoint
11 6 (0.52%) Tomcat
11 6 (0.52%) WordPress
12 5 (0.43%) Apache Spark
12 5 (0.43%) Cloud Foundry
13 4 (0.35%) GemFire
14 3 (0.26%) MQSeries
14 3 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 2 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.087%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 30 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.13%) Magento
3 10 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.26%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.087%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.087%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 108 (9.35%) Amazon AWS
2 90 (7.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (1.39%) SaaS
4 13 (1.13%) GitHub
5 11 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.61%) Asana
6 7 (0.61%) PaaS
7 6 (0.52%) Office 365
8 5 (0.43%) G Suite
8 5 (0.43%) Slack
9 3 (0.26%) IaaS
10 2 (0.17%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.087%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.087%) AWS OpsWorks
11 1 (0.087%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.087%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.087%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 99 (8.57%) Internet
2 21 (1.82%) TCP/IP
3 11 (0.95%) Wireless
4 4 (0.35%) HTTP
5 1 (0.087%) MVNO
5 1 (0.087%) SMTP
5 1 (0.087%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 460 (39.83%) SQL Server
2 188 (16.28%) NoSQL
3 174 (15.06%) SQL Server 2016
4 147 (12.73%) SQL Server 2014
5 69 (5.97%) Big Data
6 62 (5.37%) MongoDB
7 36 (3.12%) PostgreSQL
8 28 (2.42%) MySQL
9 26 (2.25%) Hadoop
10 24 (2.08%) Relational Database
10 24 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
11 19 (1.65%) Neo4j
12 15 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
13 13 (1.13%) MariaDB
14 12 (1.04%) Pentaho
15 10 (0.87%) Oracle Database
16 9 (0.78%) HBase
17 8 (0.69%) RDBMS
18 7 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
19 6 (0.52%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 288 (24.94%) Git (software)
2 179 (15.50%) Selenium
3 128 (11.08%) Jenkins
4 124 (10.74%) JIRA
5 82 (7.10%) NUnit
6 81 (7.01%) Cucumber
7 71 (6.15%) WebDriver
8 68 (5.89%) Team Foundation Server
9 57 (4.94%) Maven
10 56 (4.85%) TeamCity
11 51 (4.42%) SpecFlow
12 50 (4.33%) Visual Studio
13 47 (4.07%) Subversion
14 31 (2.68%) MSBuild
15 30 (2.60%) SoapUI
16 25 (2.16%) Protractor
17 24 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
18 23 (1.99%) Talend Open Studio
19 22 (1.90%) gulp
20 21 (1.82%) Eclipse
General
1 137 (11.86%) Finance
2 69 (5.97%) Games
3 56 (4.85%) Marketing
4 45 (3.90%) Retail
5 21 (1.82%) Electronics
6 20 (1.73%) Music Industry
7 19 (1.65%) Back Office
8 17 (1.47%) Advertising
9 15 (1.30%) Publishing
9 15 (1.30%) Telecoms
10 10 (0.87%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.52%) Banking
12 3 (0.26%) Law
13 2 (0.17%) Automotive
13 2 (0.17%) Billing
13 2 (0.17%) Military
14 1 (0.087%) German Language
14 1 (0.087%) Legal
14 1 (0.087%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 818 (70.82%) Developer
2 465 (40.26%) .NET Developer
3 161 (13.94%) C# Developer
4 133 (11.52%) Senior Developer
5 126 (10.91%) C# .NET Developer
6 105 (9.09%) Java Developer
7 89 (7.71%) Software Developer
8 86 (7.45%) Analyst
9 75 (6.49%) Test Engineer
10 70 (6.06%) ASP.NET Developer
11 67 (5.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 65 (5.63%) Test Analyst
13 58 (5.02%) .NET Software Developer
14 51 (4.42%) Java Engineer
15 50 (4.33%) Internet Developer
16 48 (4.16%) JavaScript Developer
17 47 (4.07%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 44 (3.81%) Software Test Engineer
19 43 (3.72%) Senior C# Developer
20 42 (3.64%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 616 (53.33%) .NET
2 499 (43.20%) ASP.NET
3 462 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 372 (32.21%) ASP.NET Web API
5 362 (31.34%) AngularJS
6 348 (30.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 345 (29.87%) RESTful
8 252 (21.82%) HTML
8 252 (21.82%) WCF
9 207 (17.92%) Node.js
10 206 (17.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 197 (17.06%) CSS
12 172 (14.89%) .NET Framework
13 154 (13.33%) KnockoutJS
14 143 (12.38%) Entity Framework
15 141 (12.21%) Web Services
16 126 (10.91%) HTML5
17 99 (8.57%) XML
18 95 (8.23%) Code First Entity Framework
19 93 (8.05%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 195 (16.88%) Greenfield Project
2 57 (4.94%) Computer Science
3 52 (4.50%) User Experience
4 31 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
6 22 (1.90%) Social Network
7 19 (1.65%) Mobile App
7 19 (1.65%) Social Media
8 18 (1.56%) BBC
9 16 (1.39%) Streaming Music
10 13 (1.13%) Virtual Team
11 11 (0.95%) Fintech
12 10 (0.87%) Linux Command Line
13 8 (0.69%) iPad
13 8 (0.69%) Semantic Web
14 7 (0.61%) Digital TV
14 7 (0.61%) N-Tier
14 7 (0.61%) W3C
15 5 (0.43%) Management Information System
16 4 (0.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 76 (6.58%) Windows
2 46 (3.98%) Linux
3 25 (2.16%) Android
4 20 (1.73%) Apple iOS
5 18 (1.56%) Unix
6 12 (1.04%) CentOS
6 12 (1.04%) Ubuntu
7 10 (0.87%) Windows Mobile
8 5 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.43%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.17%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.087%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.087%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1036 (89.70%) Agile Software Development
2 996 (86.23%) TDD
3 509 (44.07%) MVC
4 337 (29.18%) Web Application Development
5 307 (26.58%) Scrum
6 271 (23.46%) Test Automation
7 218 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
8 163 (14.11%) OO
9 140 (12.12%) DevOps
10 110 (9.52%) SDLC
10 110 (9.52%) Software Engineering
11 107 (9.26%) SOLID
12 99 (8.57%) Web Development
13 94 (8.14%) Microservices
14 89 (7.71%) Continuous Delivery
14 89 (7.71%) Mentoring
15 79 (6.84%) Domain-Driven Design
16 76 (6.58%) Kanban
17 64 (5.54%) E-Commerce
18 62 (5.37%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 650 (56.28%) C#
2 376 (32.55%) JavaScript
3 281 (24.33%) Java
4 228 (19.74%) Ruby
5 216 (18.70%) SQL
6 91 (7.88%) Python
7 54 (4.68%) VB.NET
8 37 (3.20%) T-SQL
9 20 (1.73%) PHP
10 19 (1.65%) TypeScript
11 17 (1.47%) C++
11 17 (1.47%) PL/SQL
11 17 (1.47%) VB
12 15 (1.30%) F#
13 12 (1.04%) Jython
14 11 (0.95%) Scala
15 9 (0.78%) C
15 9 (0.78%) MATLAB
15 9 (0.78%) Perl
15 9 (0.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 83 (7.19%) Degree
2 56 (4.85%) ISEB
3 52 (4.50%) ISTQB
4 33 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
5 18 (1.56%) Security Cleared
6 15 (1.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 10 (0.87%) SC Cleared
8 8 (0.69%) PhD
9 2 (0.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.087%) CBAP
10 1 (0.087%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.087%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 193 (16.71%) QA
2 7 (0.61%) SLA
3 2 (0.17%) WAI
4 1 (0.087%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.087%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.087%) PMO
System Software
1 41 (3.55%) Docker
2 13 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 9 (0.78%) HDFS
4 3 (0.26%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 45 (3.90%) Ansible
2 28 (2.42%) Puppet
3 17 (1.47%) Kubernetes
4 10 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (0.52%) Kibana
5 6 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.43%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.087%) Oozie
7 1 (0.087%) Terraform
Vendors
1 148 (12.81%) Microsoft
2 35 (3.03%) Google
3 29 (2.51%) Facebook
3 29 (2.51%) Oracle
4 23 (1.99%) Talend
5 19 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
6 18 (1.56%) Apple
6 18 (1.56%) Sony
6 18 (1.56%) Yahoo!
7 17 (1.47%) VMware
8 15 (1.30%) HP
9 11 (0.95%) SAP
10 8 (0.69%) Intel
11 6 (0.52%) Red Hat
11 6 (0.52%) Xamarin
12 5 (0.43%) hybris
13 3 (0.26%) IBM
13 3 (0.26%) LexisNexis
14 2 (0.17%) AppDynamics
15 1 (0.087%) Apigee
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Fleet, Hampshire
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Crawley, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Portsmouth, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Haywards Heath, West Sussex
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Horsham, West Sussex
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