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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 22 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 10 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 7.19% 5.65% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.47% 6.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 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
118 227 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 84.89% 91.53% 85.76%
Number of salaries quoted 105 220 237
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 26 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (92.31%) TDD
3 21 (80.77%) C#
4 19 (73.08%) .NET
5 16 (61.54%) Scrum
5 16 (61.54%) Microsoft Azure
5 16 (61.54%) AngularJS
5 16 (61.54%) SOLID
6 11 (42.31%) MVC
7 9 (34.62%) Xamarin
8 8 (30.77%) Selenium
9 7 (26.92%) HTML5
9 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (26.92%) HTML
10 6 (23.08%) Web Development
11 5 (19.23%) Degree
11 5 (19.23%) Web Testing
11 5 (19.23%) Cucumber
11 5 (19.23%) ISTQB
11 5 (19.23%) Automation Testing
11 5 (19.23%) Software Delivery
11 5 (19.23%) Java
11 5 (19.23%) ISEB
11 5 (19.23%) Eclipse
12 4 (15.38%) OO
13 3 (11.54%) SQL
13 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
13 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
13 3 (11.54%) QA
14 2 (7.69%) WCF

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 16 (61.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Selenium
2 5 (19.23%) Cucumber
2 5 (19.23%) Eclipse
3 2 (7.69%) Appium
3 2 (7.69%) NUnit
3 2 (7.69%) SoapUI
3 2 (7.69%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (7.69%) Games
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) .NET Developer
1 18 (69.23%) Developer
2 16 (61.54%) C# .NET Developer
2 16 (61.54%) C# Developer
3 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 7 (26.92%) Angular Developer
5 6 (23.08%) HTML Developer
6 5 (19.23%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
6 5 (19.23%) Senior Test Engineer
6 5 (19.23%) Test Automation Engineer
6 5 (19.23%) Test Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (7.69%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Automation Tester
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Automation Tester
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Tester
8 1 (3.85%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (73.08%) .NET
2 16 (61.54%) AngularJS
3 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (26.92%) HTML
3 7 (26.92%) HTML5
4 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
4 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 2 (7.69%) Gherkin
4 2 (7.69%) WCF
5 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (92.31%) TDD
3 16 (61.54%) Scrum
3 16 (61.54%) SOLID
4 11 (42.31%) MVC
5 6 (23.08%) Web Development
6 5 (19.23%) Automation Testing
6 5 (19.23%) Software Delivery
6 5 (19.23%) Web Testing
7 4 (15.38%) OO
8 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
8 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
9 2 (7.69%) Agile Testing
9 2 (7.69%) API Testing
9 2 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (7.69%) CQRS
9 2 (7.69%) Domain-Driven Design
9 2 (7.69%) Information Management
9 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
9 2 (7.69%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) C#
2 5 (19.23%) Java
3 3 (11.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
1 5 (19.23%) ISEB
1 5 (19.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) SDET
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Xamarin
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