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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 72 82 61
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -21
Permanent jobs citing BDD 10 12 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.06% 1.21% 3.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 1.44% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 36
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £59,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
771 834 996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 82.02% 84.41% 80.78%
Number of salaries quoted 645 743 900
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
Luton - 7 £55,000 - 1
BDD
East of England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 40 (97.56%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (92.68%) MVC
3 37 (90.24%) SQL Server
4 34 (82.93%) ASP.NET
4 34 (82.93%) .NET
4 34 (82.93%) Scrum
4 34 (82.93%) JIRA
4 34 (82.93%) ASP.NET MVC
5 32 (78.05%) Ruby
6 30 (73.17%) TDD
7 29 (70.73%) E-Commerce
8 28 (68.29%) C#
9 26 (63.41%) JavaScript
10 25 (60.98%) TeamCity
11 24 (58.54%) Git (software)
11 24 (58.54%) WCF
11 24 (58.54%) HTML
11 24 (58.54%) Microsoft Azure
11 24 (58.54%) ASP.NET Web API
12 23 (56.10%) OOP
12 23 (56.10%) OO
13 22 (53.66%) Microsoft
13 22 (53.66%) KnockoutJS
14 21 (51.22%) Team Foundation Server
15 20 (48.78%) PowerShell
15 20 (48.78%) jQuery
15 20 (48.78%) NUnit
15 20 (48.78%) Web Services
15 20 (48.78%) COM
15 20 (48.78%) Log4Net

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 20 (48.78%) NServiceBus
2 9 (21.95%) CMS
3 7 (17.07%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 24 (58.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (48.78%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (90.24%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 34 (82.93%) JIRA
2 25 (60.98%) TeamCity
3 24 (58.54%) Git (software)
4 21 (51.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 20 (48.78%) NUnit
5 20 (48.78%) Log4Net
5 20 (48.78%) SpecFlow
5 20 (48.78%) Jasmine
5 20 (48.78%) FinalBuilder
5 20 (48.78%) Rhino Mocks
5 20 (48.78%) NSubstitute
6 9 (21.95%) Cucumber
7 8 (19.51%) WATIR
8 3 (7.32%) Selenium
9 2 (4.88%) JMeter
10 1 (2.44%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (2.44%) LoadRunner
General
1 8 (19.51%) Marketing
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Banking
2 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (60.98%) Developer
2 24 (58.54%) Web Developer
3 11 (26.83%) Analyst
4 10 (24.39%) Test Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Development Manager
6 3 (7.32%) QA Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Agile Test Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce Manager
7 2 (4.88%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Web Development Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Web Manager
7 2 (4.88%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Web Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Software Development Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Tester
8 1 (2.44%) Senior .NET Web Developer
8 1 (2.44%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (82.93%) ASP.NET
1 34 (82.93%) .NET
1 34 (82.93%) ASP.NET MVC
2 24 (58.54%) WCF
2 24 (58.54%) HTML
2 24 (58.54%) ASP.NET Web API
3 22 (53.66%) KnockoutJS
4 20 (48.78%) jQuery
4 20 (48.78%) Web Services
4 20 (48.78%) COM
4 20 (48.78%) Castle Windsor
4 20 (48.78%) HTML5
5 4 (9.76%) CSS
6 3 (7.32%) Classic ASP
7 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (97.56%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (92.68%) MVC
3 34 (82.93%) Scrum
4 30 (73.17%) TDD
5 29 (70.73%) E-Commerce
6 23 (56.10%) OOP
6 23 (56.10%) OO
7 9 (21.95%) Automated Testing
8 8 (19.51%) Software Architecture
8 8 (19.51%) Test Planning
8 8 (19.51%) Web Development
9 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
10 3 (7.32%) Performance Engineering
10 3 (7.32%) DevOps
11 2 (4.88%) Automation Testing
11 2 (4.88%) Load Balancing
11 2 (4.88%) Web Testing
12 1 (2.44%) Regression Testing
12 1 (2.44%) Test Scripting
12 1 (2.44%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (78.05%) Ruby
2 28 (68.29%) C#
3 26 (63.41%) JavaScript
4 20 (48.78%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
Systems Management
1 20 (48.78%) logstash
2 9 (21.95%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (53.66%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.07%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.44%) HP
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
EasyJet
Posted: 24 days ago