The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 71 94 71
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -23
Permanent jobs citing BDD 19 7 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.75% 0.68% 2.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% 0.80% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 25
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £51,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £72,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
890 879 950
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 82.03% 85.26% 79.63%
Number of salaries quoted 689 796 840
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £62,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 3 March 2015.

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 3 March 2015. 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 +12 14 £57,500 +27.77% 4
Dunstable - 3 £37,500 - 1
BDD
East of England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 39 (97.50%) MVC
1 39 (97.50%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (95.00%) SQL Server
3 35 (87.50%) ASP.NET
3 35 (87.50%) .NET
3 35 (87.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 33 (82.50%) TDD
5 32 (80.00%) Scrum
5 32 (80.00%) C#
6 31 (77.50%) E-Commerce
7 28 (70.00%) Ruby
7 28 (70.00%) Git (software)
8 27 (67.50%) JavaScript
9 26 (65.00%) TeamCity
10 25 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
10 25 (62.50%) HTML
10 25 (62.50%) JIRA
11 24 (60.00%) WCF
11 24 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 23 (57.50%) Microsoft
13 21 (52.50%) COM
14 20 (50.00%) OOP
14 20 (50.00%) OO
15 19 (47.50%) KnockoutJS
16 18 (45.00%) Team Foundation Server
17 17 (42.50%) PowerShell
17 17 (42.50%) Amazon AWS
17 17 (42.50%) HTML5
17 17 (42.50%) Rhino Mocks
17 17 (42.50%) SpecFlow

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 17 (42.50%) NServiceBus
2 13 (32.50%) CMS
3 7 (17.50%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (7.50%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 25 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (42.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (95.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (70.00%) Git (software)
2 26 (65.00%) TeamCity
3 25 (62.50%) JIRA
4 18 (45.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (42.50%) Rhino Mocks
5 17 (42.50%) Log4Net
5 17 (42.50%) NUnit
5 17 (42.50%) FinalBuilder
5 17 (42.50%) SpecFlow
5 17 (42.50%) Jasmine
5 17 (42.50%) NSubstitute
6 5 (12.50%) Cucumber
7 4 (10.00%) WATIR
8 1 (2.50%) Selenium
8 1 (2.50%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (2.50%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (10.00%) Marketing
2 3 (7.50%) Advertising
3 2 (5.00%) Finance
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.50%) Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (72.50%) Developer
2 25 (62.50%) Web Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 5 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Senior Web Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Development Manager
5 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Web Development Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Web Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Software Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Senior .NET Web Developer
6 1 (2.50%) QA Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Tester
6 1 (2.50%) Test Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (2.50%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (87.50%) .NET
1 35 (87.50%) ASP.NET
1 35 (87.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 25 (62.50%) HTML
3 24 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 24 (60.00%) WCF
4 21 (52.50%) COM
5 19 (47.50%) KnockoutJS
6 17 (42.50%) Castle Windsor
6 17 (42.50%) HTML5
6 17 (42.50%) jQuery
6 17 (42.50%) Web Services
7 4 (10.00%) CSS
8 3 (7.50%) Classic ASP
8 3 (7.50%) .NET Framework
8 3 (7.50%) RESTful
8 3 (7.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (97.50%) MVC
1 39 (97.50%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (82.50%) TDD
3 32 (80.00%) Scrum
4 31 (77.50%) E-Commerce
5 20 (50.00%) OOP
5 20 (50.00%) OO
6 9 (22.50%) Web Development
7 8 (20.00%) Software Architecture
8 5 (12.50%) Automated Testing
9 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
9 4 (10.00%) Analytics
9 4 (10.00%) Test Planning
9 4 (10.00%) SEO
10 3 (7.50%) Web Application Development
10 3 (7.50%) Performance Engineering
10 3 (7.50%) DevOps
11 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (5.00%) Test Strategy
11 2 (5.00%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (80.00%) C#
2 28 (70.00%) Ruby
3 27 (67.50%) JavaScript
4 17 (42.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 17 (42.50%) logstash
2 5 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (57.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.50%) Sitecore
3 3 (7.50%) Facebook
4 1 (2.50%) HP
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