The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 31 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BDD 12 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 5.29% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.66% - -
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.43%
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
212 256 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 93.39% 83.93% 90.43%
Number of salaries quoted 203 218 304
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

BDD
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

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing BDD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BDD.

1 25 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (76.00%) SQL Server
3 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET
3 14 (56.00%) C#
3 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (56.00%) .NET
3 14 (56.00%) MVC
3 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (52.00%) MS Excel
5 11 (44.00%) HTML
5 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
5 11 (44.00%) CSS
5 11 (44.00%) Visual Studio
5 11 (44.00%) Pair Programming
5 11 (44.00%) Software Engineering
5 11 (44.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (44.00%) Mentoring
5 11 (44.00%) jQuery
5 11 (44.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (44.00%) Git (software)
5 11 (44.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (36.00%) Selenium
6 9 (36.00%) Automation Testing
7 8 (32.00%) ISTQB
7 8 (32.00%) ISEB
8 7 (28.00%) Regression Testing
8 7 (28.00%) TDD
9 4 (16.00%) Client/Server
9 4 (16.00%) Eclipse
9 4 (16.00%) Java

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing BDD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 13 (52.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (76.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (44.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (44.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Git (software)
1 11 (44.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 11 (44.00%) Visual Studio
2 9 (36.00%) Selenium
3 4 (16.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (16.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.00%) HP UFT
General
1 3 (12.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) .NET Developer
1 14 (56.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 11 (44.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 11 (44.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 11 (44.00%) C# Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Senior Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Test Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (56.00%) .NET
1 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET
1 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (44.00%) CSS
2 11 (44.00%) HTML
2 11 (44.00%) jQuery
3 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 3 (12.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (56.00%) MVC
3 11 (44.00%) Mentoring
3 11 (44.00%) Pair Programming
3 11 (44.00%) Software Engineering
4 9 (36.00%) Automation Testing
5 7 (28.00%) Regression Testing
5 7 (28.00%) TDD
6 4 (16.00%) SDLC
6 4 (16.00%) Software Delivery
6 4 (16.00%) Test Management
6 4 (16.00%) Web Testing
7 3 (12.00%) CQRS
7 3 (12.00%) Domain-Driven Design
7 3 (12.00%) OO
7 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
7 3 (12.00%) Web Application Development
8 2 (8.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Software Architecture
8 2 (8.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) C#
2 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) SQL
4 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) ISEB
1 8 (32.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (16.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago