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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 67 52 50
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Permanent jobs citing BDD 20 56 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.38% 4.55% 4.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% 5.45% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 13 47 33
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £34,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
687 1027 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 81.69% 83.36% 83.28%
Number of salaries quoted 546 892 504
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Brighton

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 31 (73.81%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (61.90%) TDD
3 24 (57.14%) C#
3 24 (57.14%) .NET
4 20 (47.62%) ASP.NET
5 18 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 16 (38.10%) Software Engineering
7 15 (35.71%) Degree
8 14 (33.33%) Symfony
8 14 (33.33%) PHP
9 13 (30.95%) HTML
9 13 (30.95%) Visual Studio
9 13 (30.95%) AngularJS
10 11 (26.19%) Open Source
10 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
10 11 (26.19%) CSS
10 11 (26.19%) MS Excel
10 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
11 10 (23.81%) RESTful
12 9 (21.43%) Web Services
12 9 (21.43%) SQL
13 8 (19.05%) Git (software)
13 8 (19.05%) Node.js
13 8 (19.05%) Backbone.js
14 7 (16.67%) NoSQL
14 7 (16.67%) Laravel
14 7 (16.67%) Relational Database
14 7 (16.67%) DevOps
14 7 (16.67%) User Experience
14 7 (16.67%) Ember.js

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (19.05%) Node.js
2 7 (16.67%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 11 (26.19%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 7 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 7 (16.67%) MySQL
2 7 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (30.95%) Visual Studio
2 8 (19.05%) Git (software)
3 7 (16.67%) PHPUnit
4 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (7.14%) JIRA
5 2 (4.76%) Selenium
5 2 (4.76%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.38%) Mocha
6 1 (2.38%) Jasmine
6 1 (2.38%) Sinon.JS
General
1 2 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (71.43%) Developer
2 18 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 11 (26.19%) C# Developer
3 11 (26.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 11 (26.19%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 7 (16.67%) Lead Web Developer
4 7 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 7 (16.67%) Lead Developer
5 3 (7.14%) ScrumMaster
6 2 (4.76%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Automation Tester
6 2 (4.76%) Graduate
6 2 (4.76%) Tester
6 2 (4.76%) Junior
6 2 (4.76%) Junior Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Junior .NET Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (2.38%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (57.14%) .NET
2 20 (47.62%) ASP.NET
3 14 (33.33%) Symfony
4 13 (30.95%) HTML
4 13 (30.95%) AngularJS
5 11 (26.19%) CSS
6 10 (23.81%) RESTful
7 9 (21.43%) Web Services
8 8 (19.05%) Backbone.js
9 7 (16.67%) Ember.js
9 7 (16.67%) Laravel
9 7 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
10 6 (14.29%) XML
10 6 (14.29%) XSLT
11 5 (11.90%) WCF
12 4 (9.52%) RabbitMQ
13 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (7.14%) .NET Framework
13 3 (7.14%) Velocity
13 3 (7.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) User Experience
2 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) UNIX
2 1 (2.38%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (73.81%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (61.90%) TDD
3 16 (38.10%) Software Engineering
4 11 (26.19%) Open Source
5 7 (16.67%) DevOps
5 7 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 7 (16.67%) OO
5 7 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 6 (14.29%) Scrum
7 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.14%) Software Architecture
7 3 (7.14%) MVC
7 3 (7.14%) Automated Testing
8 2 (4.76%) Test Scripting
8 2 (4.76%) Refactoring
8 2 (4.76%) Performance Testing
8 2 (4.76%) Automation Testing
9 1 (2.38%) Social Media Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (57.14%) C#
2 18 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 14 (33.33%) PHP
4 9 (21.43%) SQL
5 7 (16.67%) PHP5
6 6 (14.29%) F#
7 4 (9.52%) VB
7 4 (9.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (35.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
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