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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 73 84 87
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +3
Permanent jobs citing BDD 20 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.70% 0.99% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% 1.26% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 9
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £48,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £64,900 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
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
941 792 764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 80.15% 78.73% 74.03%
Number of salaries quoted 780 723 669
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +1 12 - - 8
Bedford -6 2 £30,000 -
BDD
East of England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 25 (89.29%) Scrum
2 24 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 22 (78.57%) .NET
3 22 (78.57%) TDD
4 21 (75.00%) MVC
4 21 (75.00%) ASP.NET
4 21 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (53.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 15 (53.57%) Ruby
7 13 (46.43%) JIRA
8 12 (42.86%) QA
8 12 (42.86%) Web Development
8 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
9 11 (39.29%) Windows
9 11 (39.29%) C#
9 11 (39.29%) Marketing
10 10 (35.71%) Automated Testing
10 10 (35.71%) HTML
10 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
10 10 (35.71%) Cucumber
11 9 (32.14%) E-Commerce
11 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
12 7 (25.00%) Selenium
12 7 (25.00%) OO
12 7 (25.00%) NUnit
12 7 (25.00%) SpecFlow
13 6 (21.43%) Jasmine
13 6 (21.43%) Agile Testing
13 6 (21.43%) Mobile App

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 6 (21.43%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 15 (53.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (85.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (46.43%) JIRA
2 10 (35.71%) Cucumber
3 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
4 7 (25.00%) NUnit
4 7 (25.00%) Selenium
4 7 (25.00%) SpecFlow
5 6 (21.43%) Jasmine
5 6 (21.43%) NSubstitute
5 6 (21.43%) Rhino Mocks
5 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio
5 6 (21.43%) Log4Net
5 6 (21.43%) TeamCity
5 6 (21.43%) FinalBuilder
5 6 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (17.86%) WATIR
7 2 (7.14%) JMeter
8 1 (3.57%) JUnit
8 1 (3.57%) FitNesse
8 1 (3.57%) RSpec
8 1 (3.57%) MSTest
General
1 11 (39.29%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Legal
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) Web Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 6 (21.43%) Test Manager
5 4 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 4 (14.29%) QA Leader
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (7.14%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) QA Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Agile Test Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Agile .NET Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Automation Tester
8 1 (3.57%) Automation Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Software Tester
8 1 (3.57%) .NET Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Tester
8 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (78.57%) .NET
2 21 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 21 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (35.71%) HTML
4 6 (21.43%) Web Services
4 6 (21.43%) WCF
4 6 (21.43%) jQuery
4 6 (21.43%) HTML5
4 6 (21.43%) Castle Windsor
4 6 (21.43%) KnockoutJS
4 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (21.43%) COM
5 1 (3.57%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) Scrum
2 22 (78.57%) TDD
3 21 (75.00%) MVC
4 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (42.86%) Web Development
6 10 (35.71%) Automated Testing
7 9 (32.14%) E-Commerce
8 7 (25.00%) OO
9 6 (21.43%) OOP
9 6 (21.43%) Performance Testing
9 6 (21.43%) Test Management
9 6 (21.43%) Waterfall
9 6 (21.43%) Agile Testing
9 6 (21.43%) Automation Testing
10 5 (17.86%) Software Architecture
11 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
11 2 (7.14%) Web Testing
12 1 (3.57%) Test Automation
12 1 (3.57%) SOA
12 1 (3.57%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) Ruby
2 11 (39.29%) C#
3 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (42.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) logstash
2 5 (17.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
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