The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 45 43 49
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing BDD 50 39 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 5.49% 5.91% 4.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.49% 6.79% 5.89%
Number of salaries quoted 39 23 32
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £42,400 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
BDD
East Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
770 574 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 84.52% 86.97% 80.33%
Number of salaries quoted 674 451 504
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

BDD
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

BDD Salary Trend in Brighton

BDD
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Brighton

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 72 (92.31%) TDD
2 63 (80.77%) C#
3 48 (61.54%) .NET
4 42 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (53.85%) SQL
5 41 (52.56%) ASP.NET
6 37 (47.44%) Degree
7 29 (37.18%) Selenium
8 27 (34.62%) Web Services
9 26 (33.33%) SQL Server
10 25 (32.05%) Cucumber
11 24 (30.77%) Java
12 23 (29.49%) MS Excel
12 23 (29.49%) Microsoft
12 23 (29.49%) ISEB
12 23 (29.49%) TestNG
12 23 (29.49%) WebDriver
13 21 (26.92%) SpecFlow
14 20 (25.64%) QuickTest Pro
15 19 (24.36%) HTML
15 19 (24.36%) Test Automation
15 19 (24.36%) Computer Science
16 18 (23.08%) Eclipse
16 18 (23.08%) IntelliJ
17 17 (21.79%) Automated Testing
17 17 (21.79%) Test Scripting
18 15 (19.23%) JavaScript
19 14 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
20 13 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
20 13 (16.67%) VB

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 2 (2.56%) Node.js
2 1 (1.28%) SAS
Applications
1 23 (29.49%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 29 (37.18%) Selenium
2 25 (32.05%) Cucumber
3 23 (29.49%) TestNG
3 23 (29.49%) WebDriver
4 21 (26.92%) SpecFlow
5 20 (25.64%) QuickTest Pro
6 18 (23.08%) Eclipse
6 18 (23.08%) IntelliJ
7 9 (11.54%) Jenkins
8 7 (8.97%) Git (software)
9 5 (6.41%) Firebug
9 5 (6.41%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (6.41%) JUnit
10 4 (5.13%) JIRA
11 2 (2.56%) Visual Studio
12 1 (1.28%) MSTest
12 1 (1.28%) Moq
12 1 (1.28%) Fiddler
12 1 (1.28%) NUnit
12 1 (1.28%) Subversion
General
1 1 (1.28%) Finance
1 1 (1.28%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 48 (61.54%) Developer
2 34 (43.59%) .NET Developer
3 21 (26.92%) Analyst
4 18 (23.08%) Test Analyst
5 17 (21.79%) Agile .NET Developer
6 13 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (11.54%) C# Developer
8 8 (10.26%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (6.41%) Automation Analyst
9 5 (6.41%) Automation Test Analyst
9 5 (6.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (6.41%) Java Developer
10 4 (5.13%) Test Engineer
11 3 (3.85%) Agile Business Analyst
11 3 (3.85%) Business Analyst
12 2 (2.56%) Tester
12 2 (2.56%) Junior
12 2 (2.56%) Junior Developer
12 2 (2.56%) QA Engineer
13 1 (1.28%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (61.54%) .NET
2 41 (52.56%) ASP.NET
3 27 (34.62%) Web Services
4 19 (24.36%) HTML
5 13 (16.67%) CSS
6 12 (15.38%) XML
6 12 (15.38%) XSLT
6 12 (15.38%) WCF
7 10 (12.82%) RESTful
7 10 (12.82%) SOAP
8 9 (11.54%) AngularJS
9 6 (7.69%) .NET Framework
9 6 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (6.41%) JPA
10 5 (6.41%) Hibernate
10 5 (6.41%) Spring
11 4 (5.13%) RabbitMQ
12 3 (3.85%) Backbone.js
13 1 (1.28%) REST
13 1 (1.28%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.36%) Computer Science
2 13 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.13%) Open Source
3 4 (5.13%) User Experience
4 1 (1.28%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.41%) Windows
2 1 (1.28%) Linux
2 1 (1.28%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (92.31%) TDD
2 42 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (24.36%) Test Automation
4 17 (21.79%) Automated Testing
4 17 (21.79%) Test Scripting
5 14 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (12.82%) Software Architecture
6 10 (12.82%) Software Engineering
7 7 (8.97%) MVC
8 6 (7.69%) Refactoring
9 5 (6.41%) Test Management
9 5 (6.41%) Scrum
10 4 (5.13%) Automation Testing
11 3 (3.85%) Business Analysis
11 3 (3.85%) Data Modelling
11 3 (3.85%) UML
11 3 (3.85%) OO
12 2 (2.56%) OOD
13 1 (1.28%) Continuous Improvement
13 1 (1.28%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 63 (80.77%) C#
2 42 (53.85%) SQL
3 24 (30.77%) Java
4 15 (19.23%) JavaScript
5 13 (16.67%) VB
6 7 (8.97%) F#
6 7 (8.97%) VB.NET
7 6 (7.69%) VBScript
8 4 (5.13%) Ruby
9 1 (1.28%) XPath
9 1 (1.28%) VB6
9 1 (1.28%) PHP
Qualifications
1 37 (47.44%) Degree
2 23 (29.49%) ISEB
3 10 (12.82%) ISTQB
3 10 (12.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.54%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (29.49%) Microsoft
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