The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 76 67 50
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -17
Permanent jobs citing BDD 1 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.19% 0.99% 3.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 1.24% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 19
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +83.33%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
BDD
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
447 403 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 82.93% 79.64% 77.42%
Number of salaries quoted 219 243 304
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,500 £55,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

BDD
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

BDD Salary Trend in Bracknell

BDD
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) TDD
1 10 (100.00%) Scrum
2 9 (90.00%) Degree
2 9 (90.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (90.00%) QA
2 9 (90.00%) Multimedia
2 9 (90.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 9 (90.00%) OOP
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) Struts
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Spring
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (90.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1 (10.00%) Developer
1 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) HTML
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
1 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) Struts
2 1 (10.00%) J2EE
2 1 (10.00%) Spring
2 1 (10.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) TDD
1 10 (100.00%) Scrum
2 9 (90.00%) OOP
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (90.00%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle