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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 84 88 79
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs citing BDD 11 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.07% 1.10% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 1.36% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 13
Average salary £50,000 £65,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
878 957 835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 85.49% 80.76% 79.22%
Number of salaries quoted 772 803 756
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 5 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 5 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 +9 7 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Luton +8 3 £50,000 - 1
BDD
East of England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 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 35 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (97.14%) TDD
3 33 (94.29%) .NET
4 32 (91.43%) SQL Server
4 32 (91.43%) C#
5 31 (88.57%) MVC
5 31 (88.57%) ASP.NET
6 29 (82.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 24 (68.57%) ASP.NET Web API
7 24 (68.57%) Git (software)
8 20 (57.14%) Scrum
9 18 (51.43%) JavaScript
9 18 (51.43%) WCF
9 18 (51.43%) Ruby
10 14 (40.00%) E-Commerce
10 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
11 13 (37.14%) HTML
12 12 (34.29%) Microsoft Azure
12 12 (34.29%) TeamCity
13 11 (31.43%) .NET Framework
13 11 (31.43%) COM
13 11 (31.43%) Advertising
13 11 (31.43%) Enterprise Software
13 11 (31.43%) Facebook
13 11 (31.43%) Web Application Development
13 11 (31.43%) NoSQL
13 11 (31.43%) Entity Framework
13 11 (31.43%) Node.js
13 11 (31.43%) RESTful
14 9 (25.71%) Team Foundation Server

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 11 (31.43%) Node.js
2 7 (20.00%) NServiceBus
3 5 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (91.43%) SQL Server
2 11 (31.43%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) Big Data
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (68.57%) Git (software)
2 12 (34.29%) TeamCity
3 9 (25.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (22.86%) NUnit
4 8 (22.86%) NSubstitute
5 7 (20.00%) Log4Net
5 7 (20.00%) FinalBuilder
5 7 (20.00%) SpecFlow
5 7 (20.00%) Jasmine
5 7 (20.00%) JIRA
5 7 (20.00%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (5.71%) Cucumber
6 2 (5.71%) Selenium
6 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
6 2 (5.71%) Eclipse
General
1 11 (31.43%) Advertising
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (91.43%) Developer
2 14 (40.00%) Web Developer
2 14 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Senior Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Senior Web Developer
6 3 (8.57%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Test Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Test Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (5.71%) C# Web Developer
8 1 (2.86%) .NET Programmer
8 1 (2.86%) Programmer
8 1 (2.86%) Test Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Agile .NET Developer
8 1 (2.86%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (94.29%) .NET
2 31 (88.57%) ASP.NET
3 29 (82.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 24 (68.57%) ASP.NET Web API
5 18 (51.43%) WCF
6 13 (37.14%) HTML
7 11 (31.43%) COM
7 11 (31.43%) RESTful
7 11 (31.43%) Entity Framework
7 11 (31.43%) .NET Framework
8 8 (22.86%) jQuery
9 7 (20.00%) HTML5
9 7 (20.00%) Castle Windsor
9 7 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
9 7 (20.00%) Web Services
10 1 (2.86%) WPF
10 1 (2.86%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (97.14%) TDD
3 31 (88.57%) MVC
4 20 (57.14%) Scrum
5 14 (40.00%) E-Commerce
6 11 (31.43%) Web Application Development
7 8 (22.86%) Web Development
8 7 (20.00%) OOP
8 7 (20.00%) OO
9 6 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (17.14%) Kanban
9 6 (17.14%) Software Engineering
10 5 (14.29%) DevOps
10 5 (14.29%) Analytics
10 5 (14.29%) Software Architecture
10 5 (14.29%) Extreme Programming
10 5 (14.29%) SEO
11 4 (11.43%) Software Delivery
12 2 (5.71%) Automation Testing
12 2 (5.71%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (91.43%) C#
2 18 (51.43%) JavaScript
2 18 (51.43%) Ruby
3 7 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.71%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) ISEB
1 2 (5.71%) ISTQB
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (31.43%) Facebook
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