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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 32 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 14 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 7.14% 2.84% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.05% 3.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 0
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
174 257 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 88.78% 91.13% 83.02%
Number of salaries quoted 153 221 191
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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

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 23 July 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 28 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (92.86%) TDD
2 26 (92.86%) WCF
2 26 (92.86%) Games
2 26 (92.86%) Domain-Driven Design
2 26 (92.86%) ASP.NET MVC
2 26 (92.86%) CQRS
2 26 (92.86%) C#
2 26 (92.86%) .NET
2 26 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 26 (92.86%) ASP.NET
2 26 (92.86%) OO
2 26 (92.86%) Internet
2 26 (92.86%) MVC
2 26 (92.86%) Web Application Development
2 26 (92.86%) SQL Server 2014
2 26 (92.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (3.57%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.57%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (3.57%) Coaching
3 1 (3.57%) Software Delivery
3 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (3.57%) Regression Testing
3 1 (3.57%) Project Management
3 1 (3.57%) DSDM
3 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (3.57%) Software Architecture

BDD
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 (3.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 26 (92.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (92.86%) SQL Server
1 26 (92.86%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Selenium
1 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (92.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (92.86%) .NET Developer
1 26 (92.86%) Developer
2 1 (3.57%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (3.57%) Coordinator
2 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
2 1 (3.57%) Test Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (92.86%) .NET
1 26 (92.86%) ASP.NET
1 26 (92.86%) ASP.NET MVC
1 26 (92.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 26 (92.86%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (92.86%) CQRS
2 26 (92.86%) Domain-Driven Design
2 26 (92.86%) MVC
2 26 (92.86%) OO
2 26 (92.86%) TDD
2 26 (92.86%) Web Application Development
3 1 (3.57%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (3.57%) Coaching
3 1 (3.57%) DSDM
3 1 (3.57%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (3.57%) Project Governance
3 1 (3.57%) Project Management
3 1 (3.57%) Regression Testing
3 1 (3.57%) Scrum
3 1 (3.57%) Software Architecture
3 1 (3.57%) Software Delivery
3 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (3.57%) Test Automation
3 1 (3.57%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 26 (92.86%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago