The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 61 65 51
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Permanent jobs citing BDD 9 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 1.98% 0.62% 2.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.31% 0.80% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 10
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.87% +2.50%
BDD
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bournemouth region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
390 377 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 85.90% 77.89% 87.82%
Number of salaries quoted 281 281 286
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Bournemouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

BDD
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Bournemouth region.

BDD Salary Trend in Bournemouth

BDD
Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 26 (96.30%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (88.89%) C#
3 22 (81.48%) TDD
4 15 (55.56%) Java
5 14 (51.85%) Finance
6 12 (44.44%) Oracle
7 11 (40.74%) C++
7 11 (40.74%) ETL
7 11 (40.74%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (40.74%) MVC
8 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET
8 10 (37.04%) .NET
8 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
11 6 (22.22%) Scrum
11 6 (22.22%) SQL
11 6 (22.22%) HTML
11 6 (22.22%) CSS
11 6 (22.22%) Entity Framework
11 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
11 6 (22.22%) QA
12 5 (18.52%) Test Scripting
12 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
12 5 (18.52%) Open Source
13 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
13 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web API
14 3 (11.11%) SDLC
14 3 (11.11%) WCF

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 1 (3.70%) Apache
1 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
2 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) LoadRunner
1 2 (7.41%) JMeter
1 2 (7.41%) Selenium
1 2 (7.41%) Cucumber
1 2 (7.41%) SpecFlow
1 2 (7.41%) Calabash
1 2 (7.41%) eggPlant
1 2 (7.41%) Appium
2 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (51.85%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) Oracle Developer
3 8 (29.63%) .NET Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Test Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Test Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) .NET
1 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET
1 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (22.22%) Entity Framework
2 6 (22.22%) HTML
2 6 (22.22%) CSS
2 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
3 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
3 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (11.11%) Gherkin
4 3 (11.11%) WCF
4 3 (11.11%) LINQ
4 3 (11.11%) jQuery
5 2 (7.41%) RESTful
5 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (3.70%) Web Services
6 1 (3.70%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
1 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (96.30%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (81.48%) TDD
3 11 (40.74%) ETL
3 11 (40.74%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (40.74%) MVC
4 6 (22.22%) Scrum
5 5 (18.52%) Test Scripting
5 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
5 5 (18.52%) Open Source
6 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Integration Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Test Management
6 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (11.11%) SDLC
7 2 (7.41%) Test Planning
7 2 (7.41%) OO
7 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
7 2 (7.41%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (88.89%) C#
2 15 (55.56%) Java
3 11 (40.74%) C++
4 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 6 (22.22%) SQL
6 3 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) SOASTA, Inc
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Xamarin
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