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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 75 80 84
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Permanent jobs citing BDD 28 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.57% 0.88% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.22% 1.05% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 8
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
870 763 812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.89% 84.40% 77.70%
Number of salaries quoted 730 697 725
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +19 26 £52,000 -5.45% 2
Bedford -11 2 £30,000 -51.02%
BDD
East of England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 40 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (95.00%) Scrum
2 38 (95.00%) SQL Server
3 34 (85.00%) ASP.NET
3 34 (85.00%) .NET
3 34 (85.00%) MVC
3 34 (85.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 32 (80.00%) TDD
5 28 (70.00%) Ruby
6 26 (65.00%) JIRA
7 24 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 21 (52.50%) E-Commerce
8 21 (52.50%) Microsoft
8 21 (52.50%) C#
9 19 (47.50%) HTML
9 19 (47.50%) JavaScript
9 19 (47.50%) Git (software)
10 18 (45.00%) OOP
10 18 (45.00%) OO
10 18 (45.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 16 (40.00%) logstash
11 16 (40.00%) NSubstitute
11 16 (40.00%) COM
11 16 (40.00%) Web Services
11 16 (40.00%) Log4Net
11 16 (40.00%) NUnit
11 16 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 16 (40.00%) HTML5
11 16 (40.00%) Rhino Mocks
11 16 (40.00%) FinalBuilder

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 16 (40.00%) NServiceBus
2 7 (17.50%) CMS
2 7 (17.50%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 24 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (95.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (65.00%) JIRA
2 19 (47.50%) Git (software)
3 16 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (40.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 16 (40.00%) Log4Net
3 16 (40.00%) NUnit
3 16 (40.00%) TeamCity
3 16 (40.00%) FinalBuilder
3 16 (40.00%) SpecFlow
3 16 (40.00%) Jasmine
3 16 (40.00%) NSubstitute
4 12 (30.00%) Cucumber
5 8 (20.00%) WATIR
6 6 (15.00%) Selenium
7 5 (12.50%) Visual Studio
8 2 (5.00%) JMeter
General
1 13 (32.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) Web Developer
1 21 (52.50%) Developer
2 10 (25.00%) Analyst
2 10 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Test Manager
4 4 (10.00%) QA Leader
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (5.00%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) QA Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (85.00%) .NET
1 34 (85.00%) ASP.NET
1 34 (85.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 19 (47.50%) HTML
3 18 (45.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 16 (40.00%) HTML5
4 16 (40.00%) Castle Windsor
4 16 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
4 16 (40.00%) COM
4 16 (40.00%) Web Services
4 16 (40.00%) WCF
4 16 (40.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (32.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (95.00%) Scrum
3 34 (85.00%) MVC
4 32 (80.00%) TDD
5 21 (52.50%) E-Commerce
6 18 (45.00%) OOP
6 18 (45.00%) OO
7 13 (32.50%) Web Development
8 12 (30.00%) Automated Testing
9 8 (20.00%) Test Planning
9 8 (20.00%) Software Architecture
10 6 (15.00%) Automation Testing
11 5 (12.50%) Waterfall
11 5 (12.50%) Agile Testing
11 5 (12.50%) Test Management
11 5 (12.50%) Performance Testing
11 5 (12.50%) People Management
12 4 (10.00%) Manual Testing
12 4 (10.00%) Coaching
13 2 (5.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (70.00%) Ruby
2 21 (52.50%) C#
3 19 (47.50%) JavaScript
4 16 (40.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (27.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 16 (40.00%) logstash
2 8 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (52.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.50%) Sitecore
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 17 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 17 days ago
Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + package
Posted: 19 days ago