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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 22 73 79
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +6
Permanent jobs citing BDD 64 18 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 9.14% 1.98% 2.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.92% 2.27% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 52 16 5
Median salary £55,000 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £52,500 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
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
645 793 971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 92.14% 87.24% 82.99%
Number of salaries quoted 556 710 797
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +18 30 £55,000 +10.00% 9
Bedford +20 19 £45,000 +38.46% 1
BDD
East of England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 117 (96.69%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (75.21%) TDD
3 89 (73.55%) C#
4 88 (72.73%) .NET
5 78 (64.46%) ASP.NET
6 69 (57.02%) MVC
7 56 (46.28%) E-Commerce
7 56 (46.28%) ASP.NET MVC
8 54 (44.63%) Scrum
9 50 (41.32%) SQL Server
10 47 (38.84%) SpecFlow
11 33 (27.27%) SOLID
12 32 (26.45%) ASP.NET Web API
13 29 (23.97%) Test Strategy
14 28 (23.14%) WCF
15 26 (21.49%) Ruby
15 26 (21.49%) Web Development
16 24 (19.83%) Java
16 24 (19.83%) JavaScript
16 24 (19.83%) OO
17 22 (18.18%) Games
17 22 (18.18%) Waterfall
17 22 (18.18%) SDLC
17 22 (18.18%) Web Application Development
17 22 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
17 22 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 20 (16.53%) AngularJS
18 20 (16.53%) Selenium
19 19 (15.70%) JIRA
19 19 (15.70%) Domain-Driven Design

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 6 (4.96%) CMS
1 6 (4.96%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (4.13%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 13 (10.74%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (14.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (13.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (14.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (41.32%) SQL Server
2 22 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (3.31%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 47 (38.84%) SpecFlow
2 20 (16.53%) Selenium
3 19 (15.70%) JIRA
4 18 (14.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (11.57%) Git (software)
6 13 (10.74%) HP UFT
6 13 (10.74%) TeamCity
7 9 (7.44%) JMeter
8 8 (6.61%) NUnit
9 5 (4.13%) Cucumber
9 5 (4.13%) Eclipse
9 5 (4.13%) Jasmine
9 5 (4.13%) Rhino Mocks
10 2 (1.65%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.83%) FinalBuilder
11 1 (0.83%) Log4Net
11 1 (0.83%) NSubstitute
General
1 22 (18.18%) Games
2 4 (3.31%) Finance
3 2 (1.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 71 (58.68%) Developer
2 54 (44.63%) .NET Developer
3 32 (26.45%) C# Developer
4 30 (24.79%) Tester
5 26 (21.49%) Automation Tester
6 21 (17.36%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 21 (17.36%) C# .NET Developer
7 13 (10.74%) Developer in Test
8 12 (9.92%) Lead .NET Developer
8 12 (9.92%) Lead Developer
9 9 (7.44%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (7.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (7.44%) Senior C# Developer
9 9 (7.44%) Senior Developer
9 9 (7.44%) Technical Leader
9 9 (7.44%) Web Developer
10 8 (6.61%) .NET Architect
10 8 (6.61%) .NET Technical Architect
10 8 (6.61%) Architect
10 8 (6.61%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (72.73%) .NET
2 78 (64.46%) ASP.NET
3 56 (46.28%) ASP.NET MVC
4 32 (26.45%) ASP.NET Web API
5 28 (23.14%) WCF
6 22 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 20 (16.53%) AngularJS
8 14 (11.57%) HTML
9 13 (10.74%) RESTful
10 12 (9.92%) jQuery
10 12 (9.92%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (6.61%) Node.js
12 6 (4.96%) .NET Framework
13 5 (4.13%) Castle Windsor
14 4 (3.31%) Code First Entity Framework
14 4 (3.31%) CSS
14 4 (3.31%) Entity Framework
14 4 (3.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 2 (1.65%) Angular 2
16 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.92%) Mobile App
2 8 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.31%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.83%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (96.69%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (75.21%) TDD
3 69 (57.02%) MVC
4 56 (46.28%) E-Commerce
5 54 (44.63%) Scrum
6 33 (27.27%) SOLID
7 29 (23.97%) Test Strategy
8 26 (21.49%) Web Development
9 24 (19.83%) OO
10 22 (18.18%) SDLC
10 22 (18.18%) Waterfall
10 22 (18.18%) Web Application Development
11 19 (15.70%) API Testing
11 19 (15.70%) Domain-Driven Design
12 18 (14.88%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (14.88%) CQRS
12 18 (14.88%) Software Delivery
13 17 (14.05%) Coaching
13 17 (14.05%) Regression Testing
14 14 (11.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (73.55%) C#
2 26 (21.49%) Ruby
3 24 (19.83%) Java
3 24 (19.83%) JavaScript
4 10 (8.26%) SQL
5 4 (3.31%) PowerShell
5 4 (3.31%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (7.44%) Degree
2 5 (4.13%) ISEB
2 5 (4.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.61%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (10.74%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.83%) logstash
Vendors
1 14 (11.57%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.74%) HP
3 11 (9.09%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.48%) Rally
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle
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