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

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 34 84 96
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +12
Permanent jobs citing BDD 57 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.51% 1.36% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.14% 1.55% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 49 15 6
Median salary £53,000 £50,000 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -24.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
798 969 983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 91.20% 87.53% 83.09%
Number of salaries quoted 718 827 861
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 +36 28 £62,500 +25.00% 5
Bedford +13 14 £45,000 -10.00% 1
BDD
East of England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 107 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (88.79%) .NET
3 94 (87.85%) ASP.NET
4 92 (85.98%) C#
5 87 (81.31%) TDD
6 81 (75.70%) MVC
7 75 (70.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 70 (65.42%) SQL Server
9 57 (53.27%) WCF
10 48 (44.86%) Web Application Development
10 48 (44.86%) SQL Server 2014
10 48 (44.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 47 (43.93%) E-Commerce
12 43 (40.19%) Scrum
13 40 (37.38%) ASP.NET Web API
14 36 (33.64%) Games
14 36 (33.64%) OO
15 35 (32.71%) Git (software)
16 33 (30.84%) Ruby
17 31 (28.97%) JavaScript
18 30 (28.04%) SpecFlow
19 27 (25.23%) SOLID
20 25 (23.36%) Microsoft
21 23 (21.50%) Internet
21 23 (21.50%) CQRS
21 23 (21.50%) Domain-Driven Design
22 22 (20.56%) KnockoutJS
23 21 (19.63%) RESTful
24 19 (17.76%) Sitecore
24 19 (17.76%) Web Development

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 13 (12.15%) CMS
2 11 (10.28%) Sitecore CMS
3 9 (8.41%) NServiceBus
4 2 (1.87%) DNN
4 2 (1.87%) Kentico
4 2 (1.87%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (13.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (15.89%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (11.21%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (21.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (65.42%) SQL Server
2 48 (44.86%) SQL Server 2014
3 19 (17.76%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.80%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 35 (32.71%) Git (software)
2 30 (28.04%) SpecFlow
3 17 (15.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (14.95%) Selenium
5 15 (14.02%) NUnit
5 15 (14.02%) Rhino Mocks
5 15 (14.02%) TeamCity
6 9 (8.41%) Jasmine
7 6 (5.61%) Cucumber
7 6 (5.61%) JMeter
8 5 (4.67%) HP UFT
8 5 (4.67%) JIRA
9 2 (1.87%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.93%) WebDriver
General
1 36 (33.64%) Games
2 12 (11.21%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 87 (81.31%) Developer
2 78 (72.90%) .NET Developer
3 23 (21.50%) C# Developer
4 21 (19.63%) Lead .NET Developer
4 21 (19.63%) Lead Developer
5 19 (17.76%) ASP.NET Developer
5 19 (17.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 19 (17.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (17.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (13.08%) Tester
7 13 (12.15%) .NET Team Leader
7 13 (12.15%) Senior Developer
7 13 (12.15%) Sitecore Developer
7 13 (12.15%) Team Leader
8 12 (11.21%) Automation Tester
8 12 (11.21%) Senior .NET Developer
9 11 (10.28%) .NET Web Developer
9 11 (10.28%) Web Developer
10 10 (9.35%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (9.35%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (88.79%) .NET
2 94 (87.85%) ASP.NET
3 75 (70.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 57 (53.27%) WCF
5 48 (44.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 40 (37.38%) ASP.NET Web API
7 22 (20.56%) KnockoutJS
8 21 (19.63%) RESTful
9 19 (17.76%) .NET Framework
9 19 (17.76%) Code First Entity Framework
9 19 (17.76%) Entity Framework
9 19 (17.76%) Node.js
10 16 (14.95%) HTML
11 15 (14.02%) Castle Windsor
12 13 (12.15%) AngularJS
12 13 (12.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 12 (11.21%) jQuery
14 6 (5.61%) Fluent NHibernate
14 6 (5.61%) LINQ
14 6 (5.61%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.61%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.74%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.93%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (81.31%) TDD
3 81 (75.70%) MVC
4 48 (44.86%) Web Application Development
5 47 (43.93%) E-Commerce
6 43 (40.19%) Scrum
7 36 (33.64%) OO
8 27 (25.23%) SOLID
9 23 (21.50%) CQRS
9 23 (21.50%) Domain-Driven Design
10 19 (17.76%) Web Development
11 12 (11.21%) Test Strategy
12 10 (9.35%) Load Testing
12 10 (9.35%) Regression Testing
12 10 (9.35%) SDLC
12 10 (9.35%) Waterfall
13 9 (8.41%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (7.48%) Open Source
15 7 (6.54%) Content Management
15 7 (6.54%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 92 (85.98%) C#
2 33 (30.84%) Ruby
3 31 (28.97%) JavaScript
4 10 (9.35%) Java
5 6 (5.61%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (4.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (23.36%) Microsoft
2 19 (17.76%) Sitecore
3 6 (5.61%) Facebook
4 5 (4.67%) HP
5 2 (1.87%) Ektron
5 2 (1.87%) EPiServer
Luton, Bedfordshire
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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