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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 53 41 77
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +36
Permanent jobs citing BDD 14 45 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.33% 5.83% 1.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.61% 6.47% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 14 45 9
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
537 695 895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 89.20% 90.03% 85.32%
Number of salaries quoted 440 614 699
Median salary £48,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £70,000
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
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 26 February 2017. 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 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
Bedford +15 14 £45,000 - 1
BDD
East of England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 71 (87.65%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (83.95%) C#
3 61 (75.31%) TDD
4 51 (62.96%) .NET
5 41 (50.62%) Scrum
6 34 (41.98%) ASP.NET
7 32 (39.51%) MVC
8 30 (37.04%) ASP.NET Web API
9 28 (34.57%) SQL Server
10 26 (32.10%) E-Commerce
10 26 (32.10%) ASP.NET MVC
10 26 (32.10%) SOLID
11 24 (29.63%) AngularJS
12 23 (28.40%) Web Development
13 22 (27.16%) HTML
13 22 (27.16%) JavaScript
14 21 (25.93%) SpecFlow
15 20 (24.69%) Software Engineering
16 19 (23.46%) Selenium
16 19 (23.46%) Software Delivery
17 18 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
17 18 (22.22%) Ruby
18 16 (19.75%) SDLC
19 15 (18.52%) Coaching
19 15 (18.52%) Test Strategy
20 14 (17.28%) Test Automation
20 14 (17.28%) RESTful
20 14 (17.28%) Test Scripting
21 13 (16.05%) Continuous Integration
21 13 (16.05%) API Testing

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 (1.23%) IIS
1 1 (1.23%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.47%) Internet
2 1 (1.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (34.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (2.47%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 21 (25.93%) SpecFlow
2 19 (23.46%) Selenium
3 10 (12.35%) JIRA
3 10 (12.35%) TeamCity
4 8 (9.88%) NUnit
5 7 (8.64%) Git (software)
5 7 (8.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (7.41%) Cucumber
6 6 (7.41%) HP UFT
7 4 (4.94%) Eclipse
7 4 (4.94%) Visual Studio
8 3 (3.70%) WebDriver
9 2 (2.47%) Appium
9 2 (2.47%) SoapUI
10 1 (1.23%) FinalBuilder
10 1 (1.23%) Jasmine
10 1 (1.23%) Log4Net
10 1 (1.23%) NSubstitute
10 1 (1.23%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 7 (8.64%) Finance
2 2 (2.47%) Games
2 2 (2.47%) Music Industry
2 2 (2.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (49.38%) Developer
2 28 (34.57%) C# Developer
3 26 (32.10%) .NET Developer
4 20 (24.69%) Tester
5 19 (23.46%) C# .NET Developer
6 17 (20.99%) Automation Tester
7 12 (14.81%) Angular Developer
8 11 (13.58%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 8 (9.88%) Developer in Test
9 8 (9.88%) Web Developer
10 7 (8.64%) .NET Web Developer
10 7 (8.64%) C# Web Developer
10 7 (8.64%) HTML Developer
11 5 (6.17%) Head of Engineering
11 5 (6.17%) Head of Software Engineering
12 4 (4.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 4 (4.94%) Scrum Master
12 4 (4.94%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
12 4 (4.94%) Test Automation Engineer
12 4 (4.94%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (62.96%) .NET
2 34 (41.98%) ASP.NET
3 30 (37.04%) ASP.NET Web API
4 26 (32.10%) ASP.NET MVC
5 24 (29.63%) AngularJS
6 22 (27.16%) HTML
7 14 (17.28%) RESTful
8 12 (14.81%) HTML5
9 11 (13.58%) jQuery
10 7 (8.64%) .NET Framework
10 7 (8.64%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (8.64%) WCF
11 6 (7.41%) CSS
11 6 (7.41%) Node.js
12 4 (4.94%) Angular 2
12 4 (4.94%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 3 (3.70%) Entity Framework
13 3 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 2 (2.47%) Gherkin
14 2 (2.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.88%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (87.65%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (75.31%) TDD
3 41 (50.62%) Scrum
4 32 (39.51%) MVC
5 26 (32.10%) E-Commerce
5 26 (32.10%) SOLID
6 23 (28.40%) Web Development
7 20 (24.69%) Software Engineering
8 19 (23.46%) Software Delivery
9 16 (19.75%) SDLC
10 15 (18.52%) Coaching
10 15 (18.52%) Test Strategy
11 14 (17.28%) Test Automation
11 14 (17.28%) Test Scripting
12 13 (16.05%) API Testing
12 13 (16.05%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (14.81%) Agile Testing
13 12 (14.81%) DevOps
13 12 (14.81%) Kanban
13 12 (14.81%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 68 (83.95%) C#
2 22 (27.16%) JavaScript
3 18 (22.22%) Ruby
4 11 (13.58%) Java
5 8 (9.88%) SQL
6 6 (7.41%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.94%) Python
8 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (8.64%) Degree
2 4 (4.94%) ISEB
2 4 (4.94%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.64%) QA
2 2 (2.47%) PMO
3 1 (1.23%) SDET
Systems Management
1 6 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.23%) logstash
Vendors
1 12 (14.81%) Xamarin
2 6 (7.41%) HP
3 3 (3.70%) CA Agile Central
3 3 (3.70%) hybris
3 3 (3.70%) Microsoft
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
The SmartList
Posted: 16 days ago
Luton
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago