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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 17 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 14 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 10.29% 5.83% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.84% 6.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 0
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
109 197 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 80.15% 95.63% 87.79%
Number of salaries quoted 93 186 218
Median salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £72,500 £69,100
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 22 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (91.67%) TDD
2 20 (83.33%) C#
3 18 (75.00%) .NET
4 15 (62.50%) AngularJS
5 13 (54.17%) SOLID
5 13 (54.17%) Scrum
5 13 (54.17%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 12 (50.00%) Xamarin
7 10 (41.67%) HTML
7 10 (41.67%) HTML5
8 7 (29.17%) Web Development
8 7 (29.17%) Selenium
8 7 (29.17%) MVC
9 4 (16.67%) Eclipse
9 4 (16.67%) Java
9 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
9 4 (16.67%) OO
9 4 (16.67%) ISEB
9 4 (16.67%) Web Testing
9 4 (16.67%) WCF
9 4 (16.67%) Degree
9 4 (16.67%) ISTQB
9 4 (16.67%) Cucumber
9 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (16.67%) Software Delivery
9 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (16.67%) Web Application Development

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:

Cloud Services
1 13 (54.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Selenium
2 4 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 4 (16.67%) Eclipse
3 2 (8.33%) Appium
3 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.33%) NUnit
3 2 (8.33%) SoapUI
3 2 (8.33%) SpecFlow
4 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (8.33%) Games
1 2 (8.33%) Music Industry
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Developer
2 16 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 12 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 11 (45.83%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (33.33%) Angular Developer
6 7 (29.17%) HTML Developer
7 4 (16.67%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
7 4 (16.67%) Senior Test Engineer
7 4 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
7 4 (16.67%) Test Engineer
8 3 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
8 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (12.50%) C# Web Developer
8 3 (12.50%) Web Developer
9 1 (4.17%) Automation Tester
9 1 (4.17%) C# Software Developer
9 1 (4.17%) Senior Automation Tester
9 1 (4.17%) Senior Tester
9 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
9 1 (4.17%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (75.00%) .NET
2 15 (62.50%) AngularJS
3 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (41.67%) HTML
4 10 (41.67%) HTML5
5 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 4 (16.67%) WCF
6 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
6 2 (8.33%) Code First Entity Framework
6 2 (8.33%) Entity Framework
6 2 (8.33%) Gherkin
6 2 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (8.33%) Node.js
6 2 (8.33%) RESTful
6 2 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (91.67%) TDD
2 13 (54.17%) Scrum
2 13 (54.17%) SOLID
3 7 (29.17%) MVC
3 7 (29.17%) Web Development
4 4 (16.67%) Automation Testing
4 4 (16.67%) OO
4 4 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 4 (16.67%) Web Application Development
4 4 (16.67%) Web Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Data Protection
5 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 2 (8.33%) Agile Testing
6 2 (8.33%) CQRS
6 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 2 (8.33%) Domain-Driven Design
6 2 (8.33%) High Availability
6 2 (8.33%) Information Management
6 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) C#
2 4 (16.67%) Java
3 3 (12.50%) SQL
4 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
1 4 (16.67%) ISEB
1 4 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) SDET
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Xamarin
Bedford, Bedfordshire
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