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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 80 96 77
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -19
Permanent jobs citing BDD 15 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.36% 1.11% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 1.39% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 14
Average salary £50,000 £75,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +30.43%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
949 938 847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 86.19% 80.17% 78.21%
Number of salaries quoted 812 821 766
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
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 July 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
Bedford - 8 £50,000 - 1
Luton +1 5 £50,000 +16.27%
BDD
East of England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (97.44%) .NET
3 37 (94.87%) SQL Server
3 37 (94.87%) TDD
4 36 (92.31%) ASP.NET
4 36 (92.31%) MVC
5 35 (89.74%) C#
6 34 (87.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 29 (74.36%) ASP.NET Web API
8 27 (69.23%) Git (software)
9 26 (66.67%) Scrum
10 22 (56.41%) Ruby
10 22 (56.41%) WCF
10 22 (56.41%) JavaScript
11 20 (51.28%) E-Commerce
12 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
13 17 (43.59%) TeamCity
14 16 (41.03%) HTML
14 16 (41.03%) Microsoft Azure
15 15 (38.46%) COM
16 13 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
17 12 (30.77%) JIRA
17 12 (30.77%) NUnit
17 12 (30.77%) NSubstitute
18 11 (28.21%) Web Application Development
18 11 (28.21%) NServiceBus
18 11 (28.21%) KnockoutJS
18 11 (28.21%) SpecFlow
18 11 (28.21%) Facebook
18 11 (28.21%) Jasmine

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 11 (28.21%) Node.js
1 11 (28.21%) NServiceBus
2 5 (12.82%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (41.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (28.21%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (94.87%) SQL Server
2 11 (28.21%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.56%) Big Data
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 27 (69.23%) Git (software)
2 17 (43.59%) TeamCity
3 13 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (30.77%) NUnit
4 12 (30.77%) JIRA
4 12 (30.77%) NSubstitute
5 11 (28.21%) Log4Net
5 11 (28.21%) FinalBuilder
5 11 (28.21%) SpecFlow
5 11 (28.21%) Jasmine
5 11 (28.21%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.56%) Selenium
6 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.56%) HP UFT
6 1 (2.56%) LoadRunner
General
1 11 (28.21%) Advertising
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (92.31%) Developer
2 19 (48.72%) Web Developer
3 15 (38.46%) .NET Developer
4 7 (17.95%) C# Developer
5 6 (15.38%) Senior Web Developer
5 6 (15.38%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
6 3 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.13%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (5.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Agile .NET Developer
8 1 (2.56%) .NET Programmer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior .NET Web Developer
8 1 (2.56%) WPF Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Tester
8 1 (2.56%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (2.56%) QA Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Programmer
8 1 (2.56%) Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (97.44%) .NET
2 36 (92.31%) ASP.NET
3 34 (87.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 29 (74.36%) ASP.NET Web API
5 22 (56.41%) WCF
6 16 (41.03%) HTML
7 15 (38.46%) COM
8 11 (28.21%) Web Services
8 11 (28.21%) .NET Framework
8 11 (28.21%) jQuery
8 11 (28.21%) RESTful
8 11 (28.21%) HTML5
8 11 (28.21%) Entity Framework
8 11 (28.21%) Castle Windsor
8 11 (28.21%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (2.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (94.87%) TDD
3 36 (92.31%) MVC
4 26 (66.67%) Scrum
5 20 (51.28%) E-Commerce
6 11 (28.21%) OOP
6 11 (28.21%) OO
6 11 (28.21%) Web Application Development
7 8 (20.51%) Web Development
8 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (15.38%) Kanban
9 5 (12.82%) Software Architecture
9 5 (12.82%) Analytics
9 5 (12.82%) DevOps
9 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
9 5 (12.82%) Extreme Programming
9 5 (12.82%) SEO
10 2 (5.13%) Software Delivery
10 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (5.13%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 35 (89.74%) C#
2 22 (56.41%) JavaScript
2 22 (56.41%) Ruby
3 11 (28.21%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (28.21%) logstash
2 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 11 (28.21%) Facebook
3 1 (2.56%) HP
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