The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 25 47 54
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +7
Permanent jobs citing BDD 16 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 9.30% 3.23% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.13% 3.54% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 2
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
BDD
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
158 254 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 91.86% 91.04% 87.99%
Number of salaries quoted 142 239 241
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £60,900
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Bedford region.

BDD Salary Trend in Bedford

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Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Bedford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 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 Bedford region with a requirement for BDD.

1 31 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (93.55%) TDD
3 28 (90.32%) .NET
3 28 (90.32%) C#
3 28 (90.32%) MVC
4 21 (67.74%) Games
4 21 (67.74%) WCF
4 21 (67.74%) Internet
4 21 (67.74%) SQL Server
4 21 (67.74%) ASP.NET
4 21 (67.74%) OO
4 21 (67.74%) Domain-Driven Design
4 21 (67.74%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (67.74%) CQRS
4 21 (67.74%) Web Application Development
4 21 (67.74%) SQL Server 2014
4 21 (67.74%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 8 (25.81%) Scrum
6 7 (22.58%) AngularJS
6 7 (22.58%) SOLID
6 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (6.45%) Selenium
7 2 (6.45%) Software Delivery
8 1 (3.23%) Automation Testing
8 1 (3.23%) Coaching
8 1 (3.23%) Virtual Environments
8 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
8 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
8 1 (3.23%) Project Planning
8 1 (3.23%) Degree

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Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (67.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (67.74%) SQL Server
1 21 (67.74%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Selenium
2 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (67.74%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (90.32%) .NET Developer
1 28 (90.32%) Developer
2 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 7 (22.58%) C# .NET Developer
2 7 (22.58%) C# Developer
3 1 (3.23%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (3.23%) Coordinator
3 1 (3.23%) Project Manager
3 1 (3.23%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (3.23%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (3.23%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (3.23%) Test Coordinator
3 1 (3.23%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (90.32%) .NET
2 21 (67.74%) ASP.NET
2 21 (67.74%) ASP.NET MVC
2 21 (67.74%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 21 (67.74%) WCF
3 7 (22.58%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (93.55%) TDD
3 28 (90.32%) MVC
4 21 (67.74%) CQRS
4 21 (67.74%) Domain-Driven Design
4 21 (67.74%) OO
4 21 (67.74%) Web Application Development
5 8 (25.81%) Scrum
6 7 (22.58%) SOLID
7 2 (6.45%) Software Delivery
8 1 (3.23%) Agile Project Management
8 1 (3.23%) Automation Testing
8 1 (3.23%) Coaching
8 1 (3.23%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (3.23%) Project Governance
8 1 (3.23%) Project Planning
8 1 (3.23%) Regression Testing
8 1 (3.23%) Software Architecture
8 1 (3.23%) Test Automation
8 1 (3.23%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 28 (90.32%) C#
2 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
1 1 (3.23%) ISEB
1 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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