The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 90 75 78
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Permanent jobs citing BDD 12 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.04% 1.55% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 2.02% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 5
Average salary £75,000 £55,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.52% +6.19%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
916 841 628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.10% 76.73% 74.67%
Number of salaries quoted 791 767 574
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
BDD
East of England

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 2014. 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
Luton -18 5 - -
BDD
East of England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 15 (88.24%) Scrum
1 15 (88.24%) TDD
2 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
3 12 (70.59%) .NET
3 12 (70.59%) QA
4 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
4 10 (58.82%) MVC
5 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
7 7 (41.18%) Web Development
8 6 (35.29%) Selenium
8 6 (35.29%) Performance Testing
8 6 (35.29%) Test Management
8 6 (35.29%) Waterfall
8 6 (35.29%) Cucumber
8 6 (35.29%) Agile Testing
8 6 (35.29%) Mobile App
8 6 (35.29%) Windows
8 6 (35.29%) Visual Studio
8 6 (35.29%) C#
8 6 (35.29%) Marketing
8 6 (35.29%) Automated Testing
9 4 (23.53%) Ruby
9 4 (23.53%) HTML
9 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
9 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
9 4 (23.53%) Automation Testing
10 3 (17.65%) Git (software)

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Visual Studio
1 6 (35.29%) Selenium
1 6 (35.29%) Cucumber
2 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.76%) SpecFlow
3 2 (11.76%) FitNesse
4 1 (5.88%) NUnit
4 1 (5.88%) QADirector
4 1 (5.88%) RSpec
4 1 (5.88%) MSTest
4 1 (5.88%) JUnit
General
1 6 (35.29%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Test Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Senior Developer
2 4 (23.53%) QA Leader
2 4 (23.53%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Web Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Tester
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Automation Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) .NET
2 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
2 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (23.53%) HTML
4 1 (5.88%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Scrum
1 15 (88.24%) TDD
2 10 (58.82%) MVC
3 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (41.18%) Web Development
5 6 (35.29%) Performance Testing
5 6 (35.29%) Test Management
5 6 (35.29%) Waterfall
5 6 (35.29%) Automated Testing
5 6 (35.29%) Agile Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Automation Testing
6 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
7 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
7 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Kanban
8 1 (5.88%) Budget Control
8 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
8 1 (5.88%) SOA
8 1 (5.88%) OO
8 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) C#
2 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 4 (23.53%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (70.59%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
Bedfordshire
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
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