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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 50 42 41
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs citing BDD 36 38 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.96% 5.31% 6.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.65% 6.17% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 30 26 50
Average salary £40,000 £39,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% -20.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £28,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £42,250 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
775 616 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 85.16% 86.03% 78.89%
Number of salaries quoted 667 496 571
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 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 27 January 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Brighton

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 61 (83.56%) TDD
2 49 (67.12%) C#
3 46 (63.01%) Degree
4 41 (56.16%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (56.16%) .NET
5 34 (46.58%) SQL
5 34 (46.58%) ASP.NET
6 28 (38.36%) SQL Server
6 28 (38.36%) Selenium
7 25 (34.25%) Microsoft
7 25 (34.25%) MS Excel
8 22 (30.14%) Cucumber
8 22 (30.14%) HTML
9 21 (28.77%) ISEB
9 21 (28.77%) WebDriver
9 21 (28.77%) Test Scripting
10 17 (23.29%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (23.29%) TestNG
10 17 (23.29%) Java
10 17 (23.29%) JavaScript
11 16 (21.92%) CSS
11 16 (21.92%) Git (software)
12 14 (19.18%) Web Services
12 14 (19.18%) Automated Testing
12 14 (19.18%) SpecFlow
12 14 (19.18%) Jenkins
13 13 (17.81%) Computer Science
13 13 (17.81%) QA
14 12 (16.44%) QuickTest Pro
14 12 (16.44%) Eclipse

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 5 (6.85%) Node.js
2 2 (2.74%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.74%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 25 (34.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (38.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.74%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (38.36%) Selenium
2 22 (30.14%) Cucumber
3 21 (28.77%) WebDriver
4 17 (23.29%) TestNG
5 16 (21.92%) Git (software)
6 14 (19.18%) SpecFlow
6 14 (19.18%) Jenkins
7 12 (16.44%) Eclipse
7 12 (16.44%) IntelliJ
7 12 (16.44%) QuickTest Pro
8 9 (12.33%) JIRA
9 5 (6.85%) JUnit
10 3 (4.11%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (2.74%) RSpec
12 1 (1.37%) MSTest
12 1 (1.37%) Moq
12 1 (1.37%) Fiddler
12 1 (1.37%) NUnit
General
1 1 (1.37%) Finance
1 1 (1.37%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 47 (64.38%) Developer
2 28 (38.36%) .NET Developer
3 23 (31.51%) Agile .NET Developer
4 15 (20.55%) Analyst
5 13 (17.81%) ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (16.44%) Test Analyst
7 7 (9.59%) QA Engineer
8 5 (6.85%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (6.85%) Test Engineer
8 5 (6.85%) Java Developer
9 3 (4.11%) C# Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Business Analyst
9 3 (4.11%) Agile Business Analyst
10 2 (2.74%) QA Tester
10 2 (2.74%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 2 (2.74%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (2.74%) Tester
10 2 (2.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 1 (1.37%) Web Tester
11 1 (1.37%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (56.16%) .NET
2 34 (46.58%) ASP.NET
3 22 (30.14%) HTML
4 16 (21.92%) CSS
5 14 (19.18%) Web Services
6 9 (12.33%) WCF
7 8 (10.96%) RESTful
7 8 (10.96%) SOAP
8 6 (8.22%) XML
8 6 (8.22%) XSLT
8 6 (8.22%) Backbone.js
9 5 (6.85%) JPA
9 5 (6.85%) ExpressJS
9 5 (6.85%) Hibernate
9 5 (6.85%) Spring
9 5 (6.85%) HTML5
10 4 (5.48%) .NET Framework
11 3 (4.11%) jQuery
11 3 (4.11%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.81%) Computer Science
2 8 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.11%) User Experience
3 3 (4.11%) Open Source
4 1 (1.37%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.85%) Linux
1 5 (6.85%) Mac OS X
2 2 (2.74%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (83.56%) TDD
2 41 (56.16%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (28.77%) Test Scripting
4 17 (23.29%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (19.18%) Automated Testing
6 12 (16.44%) Test Automation
7 10 (13.70%) Scrum
8 8 (10.96%) Software Architecture
9 6 (8.22%) Refactoring
9 6 (8.22%) OO
10 5 (6.85%) OOD
10 5 (6.85%) Software Engineering
11 4 (5.48%) MVC
12 3 (4.11%) UML
12 3 (4.11%) Data Modelling
12 3 (4.11%) Business Analysis
12 3 (4.11%) Automation Testing
13 2 (2.74%) Functional Programming
13 2 (2.74%) Kanban
13 2 (2.74%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 49 (67.12%) C#
2 34 (46.58%) SQL
3 17 (23.29%) Java
3 17 (23.29%) JavaScript
4 11 (15.07%) Ruby
5 2 (2.74%) F#
5 2 (2.74%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (1.37%) XPath
6 1 (1.37%) VB
6 1 (1.37%) VB6
Qualifications
1 46 (63.01%) Degree
2 21 (28.77%) ISEB
3 9 (12.33%) ISTQB
3 9 (12.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.81%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (34.25%) Microsoft
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Salary: £37000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
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Brighton, East Sussex
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Salary: Market rates depending
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