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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 34 83 88
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +5
Permanent jobs citing BDD 46 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.25% 1.23% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.88% 1.42% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 35 11 9
Median salary £47,500 £35,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £50,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
669 847 981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 90.90% 86.96% 83.42%
Number of salaries quoted 592 753 822
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £65,000 £60,400
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +27 20 £54,000 +8.00% 6
Bedford +16 15 £45,000 +28.57% 2
BDD
East of England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 103 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (81.55%) .NET
3 77 (74.76%) C#
3 77 (74.76%) ASP.NET
4 75 (72.82%) TDD
5 70 (67.96%) MVC
6 60 (58.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 52 (50.49%) SQL Server
8 51 (49.51%) E-Commerce
9 48 (46.60%) Scrum
10 40 (38.83%) SpecFlow
11 39 (37.86%) WCF
12 32 (31.07%) ASP.NET Web API
12 32 (31.07%) SOLID
13 29 (28.16%) SQL Server 2014
13 29 (28.16%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 29 (28.16%) Web Application Development
13 29 (28.16%) Games
13 29 (28.16%) OO
14 28 (27.18%) Ruby
15 24 (23.30%) Web Development
16 22 (21.36%) JavaScript
16 22 (21.36%) Domain-Driven Design
16 22 (21.36%) Test Strategy
17 21 (20.39%) CQRS
17 21 (20.39%) Git (software)
17 21 (20.39%) Team Foundation Server
17 21 (20.39%) Internet
18 19 (18.45%) Sitecore
19 17 (16.50%) Microsoft Azure

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 11 (10.68%) CMS
1 11 (10.68%) Sitecore CMS
2 9 (8.74%) NServiceBus
3 2 (1.94%) DNN
3 2 (1.94%) Kentico
3 2 (1.94%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (13.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (16.50%) Amazon AWS
1 17 (16.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (20.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (50.49%) SQL Server
2 29 (28.16%) SQL Server 2014
3 8 (7.77%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 40 (38.83%) SpecFlow
2 21 (20.39%) Git (software)
2 21 (20.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (12.62%) JIRA
3 13 (12.62%) TeamCity
4 12 (11.65%) Selenium
5 11 (10.68%) HP UFT
6 9 (8.74%) Jasmine
6 9 (8.74%) JMeter
6 9 (8.74%) NUnit
6 9 (8.74%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.97%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.97%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.97%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (28.16%) Games
2 1 (0.97%) Finance
Job Titles
1 71 (68.93%) Developer
2 62 (60.19%) .NET Developer
3 24 (23.30%) Tester
4 22 (21.36%) Automation Tester
4 22 (21.36%) C# Developer
5 17 (16.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 17 (16.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 16 (15.53%) Lead .NET Developer
6 16 (15.53%) Lead Developer
7 13 (12.62%) Sitecore Developer
8 11 (10.68%) .NET Web Developer
8 11 (10.68%) ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (10.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (10.68%) Web Developer
9 10 (9.71%) Senior Developer
10 9 (8.74%) Senior .NET Developer
10 9 (8.74%) Senior C# Developer
10 9 (8.74%) Technical Leader
11 8 (7.77%) .NET Architect
11 8 (7.77%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (81.55%) .NET
2 77 (74.76%) ASP.NET
3 60 (58.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 39 (37.86%) WCF
5 32 (31.07%) ASP.NET Web API
6 29 (28.16%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 17 (16.50%) KnockoutJS
8 15 (14.56%) AngularJS
9 12 (11.65%) HTML
9 12 (11.65%) RESTful
10 10 (9.71%) jQuery
11 9 (8.74%) Castle Windsor
12 8 (7.77%) .NET Framework
12 8 (7.77%) Code First Entity Framework
12 8 (7.77%) Entity Framework
12 8 (7.77%) Node.js
12 8 (7.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 1 (0.97%) Ajax
13 1 (0.97%) Velocity
13 1 (0.97%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.71%) Mobile App
2 8 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.94%) Virtual Team
4 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (72.82%) TDD
3 70 (67.96%) MVC
4 51 (49.51%) E-Commerce
5 48 (46.60%) Scrum
6 32 (31.07%) SOLID
7 29 (28.16%) OO
7 29 (28.16%) Web Application Development
8 24 (23.30%) Web Development
9 22 (21.36%) Domain-Driven Design
9 22 (21.36%) Test Strategy
10 21 (20.39%) CQRS
11 16 (15.53%) Waterfall
12 15 (14.56%) Regression Testing
12 15 (14.56%) SDLC
13 13 (12.62%) Load Testing
14 12 (11.65%) Project Management
15 11 (10.68%) Agile Testing
16 10 (9.71%) API Testing
17 9 (8.74%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 77 (74.76%) C#
2 28 (27.18%) Ruby
3 22 (21.36%) JavaScript
4 16 (15.53%) Java
5 7 (6.80%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (1.94%) Degree
2 1 (0.97%) ISEB
2 1 (0.97%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (10.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (18.45%) Sitecore
2 16 (15.53%) Microsoft
3 11 (10.68%) HP
4 2 (1.94%) Ektron
4 2 (1.94%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui (Ip) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Montash
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 10-20% bonus and benefits package
Posted: 9 days ago