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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 24 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 14 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 7.18% 1.44% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.91% 1.60% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 0
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £44,025 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+10.06% -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
177 250 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 90.77% 90.25% 83.18%
Number of salaries quoted 142 172 358
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,850 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £72,500
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 6 May 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 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (96.30%) SQL Server
3 22 (81.48%) C#
3 22 (81.48%) ASP.NET
3 22 (81.48%) .NET
3 22 (81.48%) MVC
3 22 (81.48%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (55.56%) Domain-Driven Design
4 15 (55.56%) CQRS
4 15 (55.56%) WCF
4 15 (55.56%) Web Application Development
4 15 (55.56%) SQL Server 2014
4 15 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 15 (55.56%) TDD
4 15 (55.56%) Games
4 15 (55.56%) Internet
4 15 (55.56%) OO
5 8 (29.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (25.93%) Mentoring
6 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (25.93%) jQuery
6 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (25.93%) Git (software)
6 7 (25.93%) CSS
6 7 (25.93%) HTML
6 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
6 7 (25.93%) Visual Studio
6 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
6 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
6 7 (25.93%) Pair Programming

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 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (55.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (96.30%) SQL Server
2 15 (55.56%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (25.93%) Git (software)
2 7 (25.93%) Visual Studio
3 4 (14.81%) Selenium
General
1 15 (55.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) .NET Developer
1 22 (81.48%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET Developer
2 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 7 (25.93%) C# .NET Developer
2 7 (25.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 7 (25.93%) C# Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Senior .NET Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Senior C# Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Senior Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Tester
4 3 (11.11%) Automation Tester
4 3 (11.11%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 3 (11.11%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (3.70%) Software QA Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Software QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (81.48%) .NET
1 22 (81.48%) ASP.NET
1 22 (81.48%) ASP.NET MVC
2 15 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 15 (55.56%) WCF
3 7 (25.93%) CSS
3 7 (25.93%) HTML
3 7 (25.93%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (81.48%) MVC
3 15 (55.56%) CQRS
3 15 (55.56%) Domain-Driven Design
3 15 (55.56%) OO
3 15 (55.56%) TDD
3 15 (55.56%) Web Application Development
4 7 (25.93%) Mentoring
4 7 (25.93%) Pair Programming
4 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
5 4 (14.81%) Automation Testing
5 4 (14.81%) Regression Testing
5 4 (14.81%) SDLC
5 4 (14.81%) Test Management
6 1 (3.70%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (3.70%) Coaching
6 1 (3.70%) Kanban
6 1 (3.70%) Project Governance
6 1 (3.70%) Software Delivery
6 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (81.48%) C#
2 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) ISEB
1 4 (14.81%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
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