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

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 33 90 91
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +1
Permanent jobs citing BDD 48 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.93% 1.23% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.50% 1.40% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 38 13 7
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
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
738 928 956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 91.22% 87.46% 82.91%
Number of salaries quoted 658 813 814
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £67,500
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 27 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 27 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 +32 22 £54,500 +9.00% 6
Bedford +15 14 £45,000 -10.00% 2
BDD
East of England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 104 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (84.62%) .NET
3 86 (82.69%) ASP.NET
4 82 (78.85%) C#
5 78 (75.00%) TDD
6 74 (71.15%) MVC
7 68 (65.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 62 (59.62%) SQL Server
9 52 (50.00%) E-Commerce
10 48 (46.15%) WCF
11 44 (42.31%) Scrum
12 39 (37.50%) Web Application Development
12 39 (37.50%) SQL Server 2014
12 39 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 37 (35.58%) SpecFlow
14 35 (33.65%) Games
15 34 (32.69%) OO
16 33 (31.73%) ASP.NET Web API
17 30 (28.85%) Ruby
18 28 (26.92%) SOLID
19 26 (25.00%) Git (software)
20 25 (24.04%) Domain-Driven Design
20 25 (24.04%) CQRS
20 25 (24.04%) JavaScript
20 25 (24.04%) Internet
21 23 (22.12%) Web Development
22 19 (18.27%) Test Strategy
22 19 (18.27%) KnockoutJS
22 19 (18.27%) Team Foundation Server
22 19 (18.27%) Sitecore

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 (12.50%) CMS
2 11 (10.58%) Sitecore CMS
3 9 (8.65%) NServiceBus
4 2 (1.92%) DNN
4 2 (1.92%) Kentico
4 2 (1.92%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (13.46%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (16.35%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (24.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (59.62%) SQL Server
2 39 (37.50%) SQL Server 2014
3 12 (11.54%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 37 (35.58%) SpecFlow
2 26 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 19 (18.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (13.46%) TeamCity
5 13 (12.50%) Selenium
6 11 (10.58%) NUnit
6 11 (10.58%) Rhino Mocks
7 10 (9.62%) JIRA
8 9 (8.65%) HP UFT
8 9 (8.65%) Jasmine
8 9 (8.65%) JMeter
9 2 (1.92%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.96%) WebDriver
General
1 35 (33.65%) Games
2 4 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 77 (74.04%) Developer
2 68 (65.38%) .NET Developer
3 22 (21.15%) Tester
4 20 (19.23%) Automation Tester
5 18 (17.31%) C# Developer
5 18 (17.31%) Lead .NET Developer
5 18 (17.31%) Lead Developer
6 14 (13.46%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 14 (13.46%) C# .NET Developer
7 13 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (12.50%) Sitecore Developer
8 11 (10.58%) .NET Web Developer
8 11 (10.58%) Senior Developer
8 11 (10.58%) Web Developer
9 10 (9.62%) .NET Team Leader
9 10 (9.62%) Senior .NET Developer
9 10 (9.62%) Team Leader
10 8 (7.69%) .NET Architect
10 8 (7.69%) .NET Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (84.62%) .NET
2 86 (82.69%) ASP.NET
3 68 (65.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 48 (46.15%) WCF
5 39 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 33 (31.73%) ASP.NET Web API
7 19 (18.27%) KnockoutJS
8 14 (13.46%) RESTful
9 13 (12.50%) HTML
10 12 (11.54%) .NET Framework
10 12 (11.54%) Code First Entity Framework
10 12 (11.54%) Entity Framework
10 12 (11.54%) Node.js
11 11 (10.58%) AngularJS
11 11 (10.58%) Castle Windsor
12 10 (9.62%) jQuery
12 10 (9.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 2 (1.92%) Fluent NHibernate
13 2 (1.92%) LINQ
13 2 (1.92%) Lucene.Net
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 2 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.96%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (75.00%) TDD
3 74 (71.15%) MVC
4 52 (50.00%) E-Commerce
5 44 (42.31%) Scrum
6 39 (37.50%) Web Application Development
7 34 (32.69%) OO
8 28 (26.92%) SOLID
9 25 (24.04%) CQRS
9 25 (24.04%) Domain-Driven Design
10 23 (22.12%) Web Development
11 19 (18.27%) Test Strategy
12 15 (14.42%) Regression Testing
13 13 (12.50%) Load Testing
13 13 (12.50%) SDLC
13 13 (12.50%) Waterfall
14 10 (9.62%) Project Management
15 9 (8.65%) Agile Testing
16 8 (7.69%) Open Source
16 8 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 82 (78.85%) C#
2 30 (28.85%) Ruby
3 25 (24.04%) JavaScript
4 14 (13.46%) Java
5 7 (6.73%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.81%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (8.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (18.27%) Microsoft
1 19 (18.27%) Sitecore
2 9 (8.65%) HP
3 2 (1.92%) Ektron
3 2 (1.92%) EPiServer
3 2 (1.92%) Facebook
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 10-20% bonus and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton
Client Server
Salary: £45,000 to £50,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 12 days ago
Luton
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago