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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 17 37 57
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +20
Permanent jobs citing BDD 19 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 13.01% 4.20% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.67% 4.56% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 2
Median salary £45,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% +8.33%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
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
139 241 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 95.21% 91.98% 88.04%
Number of salaries quoted 121 227 272
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £60,000
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

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
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Bedford

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 33 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (96.97%) TDD
3 27 (81.82%) .NET
3 27 (81.82%) C#
3 27 (81.82%) MVC
4 18 (54.55%) Games
4 18 (54.55%) Internet
4 18 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 18 (54.55%) ASP.NET
4 18 (54.55%) OO
4 18 (54.55%) WCF
4 18 (54.55%) Domain-Driven Design
4 18 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (54.55%) CQRS
4 18 (54.55%) Web Application Development
4 18 (54.55%) SQL Server 2014
4 18 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 9 (27.27%) SOLID
5 9 (27.27%) AngularJS
5 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (27.27%) Scrum
6 6 (18.18%) Selenium
7 5 (15.15%) ISEB
7 5 (15.15%) Web Testing
7 5 (15.15%) ISTQB
7 5 (15.15%) Degree
7 5 (15.15%) Java
7 5 (15.15%) Eclipse
7 5 (15.15%) Automation Testing
7 5 (15.15%) Software Delivery

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 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (54.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (54.55%) SQL Server
1 18 (54.55%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Selenium
2 5 (15.15%) Cucumber
2 5 (15.15%) Eclipse
General
1 18 (54.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (81.82%) .NET Developer
1 27 (81.82%) Developer
2 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 9 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
2 9 (27.27%) C# Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Senior Test Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Test Automation Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Test Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Coordinator
4 1 (3.03%) Test Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (81.82%) .NET
2 18 (54.55%) ASP.NET
2 18 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
2 18 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 18 (54.55%) WCF
3 9 (27.27%) AngularJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (96.97%) TDD
3 27 (81.82%) MVC
4 18 (54.55%) CQRS
4 18 (54.55%) Domain-Driven Design
4 18 (54.55%) OO
4 18 (54.55%) Web Application Development
5 9 (27.27%) Scrum
5 9 (27.27%) SOLID
6 5 (15.15%) Automation Testing
6 5 (15.15%) Software Delivery
6 5 (15.15%) Web Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Regression Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Software Architecture
7 1 (3.03%) System Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Test Automation
7 1 (3.03%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 27 (81.82%) C#
2 5 (15.15%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
1 5 (15.15%) ISEB
1 5 (15.15%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
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