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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 35 39 78
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +39
Permanent jobs citing BDD 56 54 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.60% 5.41% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.24% 6.07% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 50 49 6
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £59,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -20.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,800 £52,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £56,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
774 889 836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 91.17% 88.99% 82.28%
Number of salaries quoted 680 791 730
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £67,500 £70,700
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 3 December 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 3 December 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 -8 37 £55,000 +10.00%
Bedford +3 8 £45,000 - 1
Dunstable +11 1 £45,000 -5.26%
BDD
East of England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 102 (92.73%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (72.73%) C#
3 74 (67.27%) TDD
4 71 (64.55%) .NET
5 57 (51.82%) ASP.NET
6 56 (50.91%) MVC
7 53 (48.18%) Scrum
8 44 (40.00%) E-Commerce
8 44 (40.00%) SQL Server
9 43 (39.09%) ASP.NET MVC
10 40 (36.36%) SpecFlow
11 33 (30.00%) Test Strategy
12 29 (26.36%) Web Development
12 29 (26.36%) ASP.NET Web API
13 27 (24.55%) SDLC
14 25 (22.73%) SOLID
14 25 (22.73%) Ruby
15 24 (21.82%) Waterfall
15 24 (21.82%) Software Delivery
16 23 (20.91%) Selenium
17 22 (20.00%) JavaScript
18 21 (19.09%) JIRA
18 21 (19.09%) Coaching
18 21 (19.09%) AngularJS
19 20 (18.18%) Test Scripting
19 20 (18.18%) Agile Testing
20 19 (17.27%) Java
20 19 (17.27%) Regression Testing
20 19 (17.27%) API Testing
21 18 (16.36%) Software Engineering

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 1 (0.91%) CMS
1 1 (0.91%) IIS
1 1 (0.91%) NServiceBus
1 1 (0.91%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (5.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.18%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 40 (36.36%) SpecFlow
2 23 (20.91%) Selenium
3 21 (19.09%) JIRA
4 16 (14.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (13.64%) HP UFT
6 11 (10.00%) TeamCity
7 7 (6.36%) Cucumber
8 6 (5.45%) Git (software)
8 6 (5.45%) JMeter
8 6 (5.45%) NUnit
9 5 (4.55%) Eclipse
10 4 (3.64%) Visual Studio
11 2 (1.82%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.91%) FinalBuilder
12 1 (0.91%) Jasmine
12 1 (0.91%) Log4Net
12 1 (0.91%) NSubstitute
12 1 (0.91%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 9 (8.18%) Games
2 7 (6.36%) Finance
3 2 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (47.27%) Developer
2 37 (33.64%) Tester
3 33 (30.00%) C# Developer
4 32 (29.09%) .NET Developer
4 32 (29.09%) Automation Tester
5 20 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
6 18 (16.36%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 14 (12.73%) Developer in Test
8 7 (6.36%) Web Developer
9 6 (5.45%) .NET Web Developer
9 6 (5.45%) Angular Developer
9 6 (5.45%) C# Web Developer
9 6 (5.45%) Test Automation Engineer
9 6 (5.45%) Test Engineer
10 5 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (4.55%) Head of Engineering
10 5 (4.55%) Head of Software Engineering
10 5 (4.55%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
10 5 (4.55%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (64.55%) .NET
2 57 (51.82%) ASP.NET
3 43 (39.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 29 (26.36%) ASP.NET Web API
5 21 (19.09%) AngularJS
6 16 (14.55%) HTML
6 16 (14.55%) RESTful
7 13 (11.82%) WCF
8 12 (10.91%) jQuery
9 9 (8.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 7 (6.36%) CSS
11 5 (4.55%) .NET Framework
11 5 (4.55%) KnockoutJS
12 4 (3.64%) Angular 2
12 4 (3.64%) HTML5
12 4 (3.64%) Node.js
13 2 (1.82%) Ajax
13 2 (1.82%) XML
14 1 (0.91%) Web Services
14 1 (0.91%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.64%) Mobile App
2 10 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.64%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.91%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (92.73%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (67.27%) TDD
3 56 (50.91%) MVC
4 53 (48.18%) Scrum
5 44 (40.00%) E-Commerce
6 33 (30.00%) Test Strategy
7 29 (26.36%) Web Development
8 27 (24.55%) SDLC
9 25 (22.73%) SOLID
10 24 (21.82%) Software Delivery
10 24 (21.82%) Waterfall
11 21 (19.09%) Coaching
12 20 (18.18%) Agile Testing
12 20 (18.18%) Test Scripting
13 19 (17.27%) API Testing
13 19 (17.27%) Regression Testing
14 18 (16.36%) Project Management
14 18 (16.36%) Software Engineering
15 17 (15.45%) Test Automation
16 16 (14.55%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 80 (72.73%) C#
2 25 (22.73%) Ruby
3 22 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 19 (17.27%) Java
5 8 (7.27%) SQL
6 6 (5.45%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.64%) Python
8 1 (0.91%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (8.18%) Degree
2 5 (4.55%) ISEB
2 5 (4.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 15 (13.64%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.91%) logstash
Vendors
1 15 (13.64%) HP
2 4 (3.64%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.73%) CA Agile Central
3 3 (2.73%) hybris
4 2 (1.82%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.82%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago