The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 78 84 82
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing BDD 12 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.25% 1.48% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 1.80% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 10
Average salary £35,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £75,000 £64,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
BDD
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
816 942 808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 84.91% 81.84% 80.56%
Number of salaries quoted 722 790 735
Average salary £45,000 £45,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

BDD
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Bedfordshire region.

BDD Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

BDD
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

BDD
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +7 9 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Luton -3 2 £50,000 -
BDD
East of England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing BDD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BDD.

1 31 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (87.10%) TDD
3 24 (77.42%) C#
3 24 (77.42%) .NET
3 24 (77.42%) SQL Server
4 22 (70.97%) MVC
4 22 (70.97%) ASP.NET
5 19 (61.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (61.29%) ASP.NET Web API
6 15 (48.39%) Git (software)
6 15 (48.39%) Scrum
7 13 (41.94%) Ruby
7 13 (41.94%) WCF
7 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
8 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
9 9 (29.03%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (25.81%) Web Application Development
10 8 (25.81%) RESTful
10 8 (25.81%) Entity Framework
10 8 (25.81%) Node.js
10 8 (25.81%) NoSQL
10 8 (25.81%) Facebook
10 8 (25.81%) .NET Framework
10 8 (25.81%) HTML
10 8 (25.81%) Advertising
10 8 (25.81%) E-Commerce
11 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (19.35%) Kanban
12 6 (19.35%) TeamCity

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing BDD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (25.81%) Node.js
2 5 (16.13%) NServiceBus
3 1 (3.23%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (77.42%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.81%) NoSQL
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) Big Data
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (48.39%) Git (software)
2 7 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (19.35%) NUnit
3 6 (19.35%) TeamCity
3 6 (19.35%) SpecFlow
3 6 (19.35%) NSubstitute
4 5 (16.13%) Jasmine
4 5 (16.13%) Log4Net
4 5 (16.13%) JIRA
4 5 (16.13%) Rhino Mocks
4 5 (16.13%) Cucumber
4 5 (16.13%) FinalBuilder
5 4 (12.90%) Selenium
5 4 (12.90%) Eclipse
6 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (25.81%) Advertising
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (77.42%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) .NET Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Web Developer
4 7 (22.58%) C# Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Test Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Test Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (6.45%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (6.45%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Test Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Architect
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Web Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Agile .NET Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Test Architect
8 1 (3.23%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (77.42%) .NET
2 22 (70.97%) ASP.NET
3 19 (61.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 19 (61.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 13 (41.94%) WCF
5 8 (25.81%) HTML
5 8 (25.81%) RESTful
5 8 (25.81%) Entity Framework
5 8 (25.81%) .NET Framework
6 6 (19.35%) jQuery
7 5 (16.13%) HTML5
7 5 (16.13%) Castle Windsor
7 5 (16.13%) KnockoutJS
7 5 (16.13%) Web Services
7 5 (16.13%) COM
8 1 (3.23%) CSS
8 1 (3.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (87.10%) TDD
3 22 (70.97%) MVC
4 15 (48.39%) Scrum
5 8 (25.81%) E-Commerce
5 8 (25.81%) Web Application Development
6 6 (19.35%) Software Delivery
6 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
6 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (19.35%) Kanban
7 5 (16.13%) DevOps
7 5 (16.13%) OOP
7 5 (16.13%) OO
7 5 (16.13%) Extreme Programming
8 4 (12.90%) Software Architecture
8 4 (12.90%) Web Testing
8 4 (12.90%) Automation Testing
9 3 (9.68%) Regression Testing
9 3 (9.68%) Test Automation
9 3 (9.68%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (77.42%) C#
2 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
2 13 (41.94%) Ruby
3 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
4 4 (12.90%) Java
5 1 (3.23%) SQL
5 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) ISEB
1 5 (16.13%) ISTQB
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ISEB Practitioner
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) logstash
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.81%) Facebook
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago