The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 40 73 104
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +31
Permanent jobs citing BDD 54 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.83% 1.84% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.25% 2.09% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 54 13 3
Median salary £55,250 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £43,400
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,275 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.17% +2.40%
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
864 956 983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 93.30% 87.79% 83.02%
Number of salaries quoted 728 754 901
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £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 Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 May 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

BDD
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +23 29 £62,500 +28.20% 4
Bedford +12 14 £45,000 -10.00% 2
BDD
East of England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for BDD.

1 99 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (90.91%) .NET
3 89 (89.90%) ASP.NET
3 89 (89.90%) C#
4 83 (83.84%) TDD
4 83 (83.84%) MVC
5 78 (78.79%) ASP.NET MVC
6 76 (76.77%) SQL Server
7 62 (62.63%) WCF
8 55 (55.56%) Web Application Development
8 55 (55.56%) SQL Server 2014
8 55 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 41 (41.41%) Git (software)
10 40 (40.40%) ASP.NET Web API
11 37 (37.37%) Scrum
12 36 (36.36%) OO
13 35 (35.35%) Ruby
14 33 (33.33%) Games
15 32 (32.32%) E-Commerce
15 32 (32.32%) JavaScript
16 29 (29.29%) Microsoft
17 26 (26.26%) .NET Framework
17 26 (26.26%) RESTful
17 26 (26.26%) NoSQL
17 26 (26.26%) Entity Framework
17 26 (26.26%) Node.js
17 26 (26.26%) Code First Entity Framework
18 23 (23.23%) SOLID
19 22 (22.22%) Advertising
19 22 (22.22%) KnockoutJS

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 26 (26.26%) Node.js
2 9 (9.09%) CMS
3 7 (7.07%) NServiceBus
3 7 (7.07%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.02%) DNN
4 2 (2.02%) Kentico
4 2 (2.02%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (12.12%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.13%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (10.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (18.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (76.77%) SQL Server
2 55 (55.56%) SQL Server 2014
3 26 (26.26%) NoSQL
4 6 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (5.05%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 41 (41.41%) Git (software)
2 18 (18.18%) NUnit
2 18 (18.18%) Rhino Mocks
3 17 (17.17%) Selenium
3 17 (17.17%) SpecFlow
4 15 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (11.11%) Cucumber
5 11 (11.11%) TeamCity
6 7 (7.07%) Jasmine
7 5 (5.05%) Visual Studio
8 3 (3.03%) JMeter
9 2 (2.02%) HP UFT
9 2 (2.02%) JIRA
10 1 (1.01%) WebDriver
General
1 33 (33.33%) Games
2 22 (22.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 85 (85.86%) Developer
2 82 (82.83%) .NET Developer
3 25 (25.25%) ASP.NET Developer
3 25 (25.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 25 (25.25%) C# .NET Developer
3 25 (25.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 25 (25.25%) C# Developer
4 21 (21.21%) Lead .NET Developer
4 21 (21.21%) Lead Developer
5 15 (15.15%) .NET Team Leader
5 15 (15.15%) Team Leader
6 14 (14.14%) Senior Developer
7 13 (13.13%) Senior .NET Developer
8 11 (11.11%) .NET Web Developer
8 11 (11.11%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (11.11%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 11 (11.11%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 11 (11.11%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
8 11 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (90.91%) .NET
2 89 (89.90%) ASP.NET
3 78 (78.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 62 (62.63%) WCF
5 55 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 40 (40.40%) ASP.NET Web API
7 26 (26.26%) .NET Framework
7 26 (26.26%) Code First Entity Framework
7 26 (26.26%) Entity Framework
7 26 (26.26%) RESTful
8 22 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
9 18 (18.18%) Castle Windsor
10 15 (15.15%) AngularJS
10 15 (15.15%) HTML
10 15 (15.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 13 (13.13%) jQuery
12 11 (11.11%) Fluent NHibernate
12 11 (11.11%) LINQ
12 11 (11.11%) Lucene
12 11 (11.11%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.02%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (83.84%) MVC
2 83 (83.84%) TDD
3 55 (55.56%) Web Application Development
4 37 (37.37%) Scrum
5 36 (36.36%) OO
6 32 (32.32%) E-Commerce
7 23 (23.23%) SOLID
8 18 (18.18%) CQRS
8 18 (18.18%) Domain-Driven Design
9 16 (16.16%) Web Development
10 12 (12.12%) Kanban
11 11 (11.11%) Scrum-ban
12 7 (7.07%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (7.07%) OOP
12 7 (7.07%) SDLC
13 6 (6.06%) Automation Testing
13 6 (6.06%) Load Testing
13 6 (6.06%) Open Source
13 6 (6.06%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 89 (89.90%) C#
2 35 (35.35%) Ruby
3 32 (32.32%) JavaScript
4 6 (6.06%) Java
5 3 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.02%) ISEB
1 2 (2.02%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.05%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.02%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (29.29%) Microsoft
2 14 (14.14%) Sitecore
3 11 (11.11%) Facebook
4 2 (2.02%) Ektron
4 2 (2.02%) EPiServer
4 2 (2.02%) HP
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