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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 80 47 36
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -11
Permanent jobs citing BDD 11 77 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.28% 5.98% 6.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 7.06% 7.97%
Number of salaries quoted 10 64 53
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £40,000 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
711 1090 665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 82.48% 84.63% 82.81%
Number of salaries quoted 578 927 589
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 2 July 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Brighton

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 52 (85.25%) TDD
2 51 (83.61%) C#
3 38 (62.30%) .NET
4 36 (59.02%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (55.74%) ASP.NET
6 27 (44.26%) SQL
7 25 (40.98%) Degree
8 23 (37.70%) Web Services
9 18 (29.51%) AngularJS
10 17 (27.87%) Selenium
11 16 (26.23%) SQL Server
11 16 (26.23%) VB
11 16 (26.23%) JavaScript
11 16 (26.23%) MS Excel
11 16 (26.23%) Microsoft
12 15 (24.59%) WebDriver
13 14 (22.95%) Cucumber
13 14 (22.95%) SpecFlow
13 14 (22.95%) HP UFT
13 14 (22.95%) Java
14 13 (21.31%) ISEB
14 13 (21.31%) Software Engineering
14 13 (21.31%) TestNG
14 13 (21.31%) Test Automation
15 12 (19.67%) Automated Testing
15 12 (19.67%) Computer Science
15 12 (19.67%) Eclipse
15 12 (19.67%) IntelliJ
15 12 (19.67%) XML
15 12 (19.67%) XSLT

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 8 (13.11%) Node.js
2 1 (1.64%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (26.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.28%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (27.87%) Selenium
2 15 (24.59%) WebDriver
3 14 (22.95%) HP UFT
3 14 (22.95%) Cucumber
3 14 (22.95%) SpecFlow
4 13 (21.31%) TestNG
5 12 (19.67%) Eclipse
5 12 (19.67%) IntelliJ
6 9 (14.75%) Git (software)
7 7 (11.48%) Visual Studio
8 5 (8.20%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (8.20%) Firebug
9 1 (1.64%) Fiddler
9 1 (1.64%) MSTest
9 1 (1.64%) Moq
9 1 (1.64%) Mocha
9 1 (1.64%) JUnit
9 1 (1.64%) LoadRunner
9 1 (1.64%) NUnit
9 1 (1.64%) Subversion
General
1 2 (3.28%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.64%) Advertising
2 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (60.66%) Developer
2 27 (44.26%) .NET Developer
3 16 (26.23%) C# Developer
3 16 (26.23%) C# .NET Developer
4 13 (21.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 12 (19.67%) Analyst
5 12 (19.67%) Test Analyst
6 7 (11.48%) Software Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Automation Test Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) Automation Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Automation Tester
8 3 (4.92%) Tester
9 2 (3.28%) Junior
9 2 (3.28%) Junior Developer
9 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Agile .NET Developer
10 1 (1.64%) QA Leader
10 1 (1.64%) Test Leader
10 1 (1.64%) Selenium Tester
10 1 (1.64%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (62.30%) .NET
2 34 (55.74%) ASP.NET
3 23 (37.70%) Web Services
4 18 (29.51%) AngularJS
5 12 (19.67%) XML
5 12 (19.67%) XSLT
6 11 (18.03%) HTML
7 9 (14.75%) CSS
7 9 (14.75%) Backbone.js
8 8 (13.11%) WCF
9 7 (11.48%) Symfony
9 7 (11.48%) Ember.js
10 6 (9.84%) RabbitMQ
10 6 (9.84%) .NET Framework
10 6 (9.84%) RESTful
10 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (9.84%) SOAP
11 1 (1.64%) Hibernate
11 1 (1.64%) Spring
11 1 (1.64%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) Computer Science
2 11 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (11.48%) User Experience
4 1 (1.64%) Social Media
4 1 (1.64%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.20%) Windows
2 1 (1.64%) Linux
2 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (85.25%) TDD
2 36 (59.02%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (21.31%) Software Engineering
3 13 (21.31%) Test Automation
4 12 (19.67%) Automated Testing
5 9 (14.75%) Test Scripting
6 7 (11.48%) MVC
7 6 (9.84%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (9.84%) Open Source
7 6 (9.84%) Software Architecture
8 5 (8.20%) Test Management
9 4 (6.56%) Scrum
10 2 (3.28%) Refactoring
10 2 (3.28%) Automation Testing
11 1 (1.64%) Social Media Monitoring
11 1 (1.64%) Performance Testing
11 1 (1.64%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (1.64%) Responsive Web Design
11 1 (1.64%) Web Application Development
11 1 (1.64%) OO
Programming Languages
1 51 (83.61%) C#
2 27 (44.26%) SQL
3 16 (26.23%) VB
3 16 (26.23%) JavaScript
4 14 (22.95%) Java
5 11 (18.03%) VB.NET
6 10 (16.39%) F#
7 7 (11.48%) PHP
8 6 (9.84%) VBScript
9 1 (1.64%) XPath
Qualifications
1 25 (40.98%) Degree
2 13 (21.31%) ISEB
3 6 (9.84%) ISTQB
3 6 (9.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (26.23%) Microsoft
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