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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 63 56 46
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Permanent jobs citing BDD 3 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 0.71% 0.30% 3.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 0.35% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 9
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
313 284 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 73.65% 85.29% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 244 238 202
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) Solaris
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) XHTML
2 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) Kanban
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) J2EE
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) SOAP
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) XHTML
1 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
1 3 (75.00%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
1 3 (75.00%) Solaris
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Kanban
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript