The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 99 105 132
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +27
Permanent jobs citing BDD 23 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.18% 0.91% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 1.15% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 22 13 14
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% +36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BDD
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1508 1473 1690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 77.33% 78.43% 79.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1166 1120 1460
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 £31,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

BDD
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

BDD Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

BDD
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
High Wycombe +6 7 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Marlow - 7 £40,000 -
Milton Keynes +9 6 £43,000 -14.00% 2
Newport Pagnell - 3 £40,000 - 1
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 54 (100.00%) TDD
2 40 (74.07%) C#
3 38 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (62.96%) .NET
5 30 (55.56%) MVC
6 27 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 27 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 27 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (46.30%) RESTful
7 25 (46.30%) Web Application Development
7 25 (46.30%) ASP.NET Web API
8 24 (44.44%) Git (software)
9 23 (42.59%) Node.js
10 19 (35.19%) NoSQL
10 19 (35.19%) Ruby
11 17 (31.48%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (25.93%) WCF
13 11 (20.37%) Retail
13 11 (20.37%) Java
14 10 (18.52%) OO
14 10 (18.52%) Scrum
15 9 (16.67%) Degree
15 9 (16.67%) JIRA
15 9 (16.67%) Apache
15 9 (16.67%) MySQL
16 8 (14.81%) JavaScript
16 8 (14.81%) Tomcat
16 8 (14.81%) Internet
16 8 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
16 8 (14.81%) Finance

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 23 (42.59%) Node.js
2 9 (16.67%) Apache
3 8 (14.81%) Tomcat
4 4 (7.41%) Mule
4 4 (7.41%) Lotus Domino
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (35.19%) NoSQL
3 9 (16.67%) MySQL
4 8 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (14.81%) MongoDB
5 4 (7.41%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (7.41%) CouchDB
5 4 (7.41%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 24 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 9 (16.67%) JIRA
3 8 (14.81%) Jenkins
4 7 (12.96%) Selenium
5 4 (7.41%) PHPUnit
5 4 (7.41%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.70%) WebDriver
6 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
6 2 (3.70%) JMeter
7 1 (1.85%) TestNG
7 1 (1.85%) Behat
7 1 (1.85%) JUnit
General
1 11 (20.37%) Retail
2 8 (14.81%) Finance
2 8 (14.81%) Legal
3 7 (12.96%) Manufacturing
4 4 (7.41%) Marketing
4 4 (7.41%) Games
5 3 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 43 (79.63%) Developer
2 27 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 13 (24.07%) C# Developer
4 4 (7.41%) PostgreSQL DBA
4 4 (7.41%) DBA
4 4 (7.41%) MySQL DBA
5 3 (5.56%) QA Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) Test Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (3.70%) SQL Developer
6 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (3.70%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) QA Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Agile Test Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (1.85%) Automated Test Engineer
7 1 (1.85%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 1 (1.85%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (62.96%) .NET
2 27 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 27 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 25 (46.30%) RESTful
3 25 (46.30%) ASP.NET Web API
4 14 (25.93%) WCF
5 7 (12.96%) WPF
5 7 (12.96%) .NET Framework
5 7 (12.96%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 6 (11.11%) HTML
6 6 (11.11%) CSS
6 6 (11.11%) AngularJS
7 5 (9.26%) HTML5
7 5 (9.26%) CSS3
8 4 (7.41%) Gherkin
8 4 (7.41%) Play Framework
9 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Open Source
2 4 (7.41%) Xbox
2 4 (7.41%) Replication
3 2 (3.70%) Data Extraction
3 2 (3.70%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.26%) Linux
2 4 (7.41%) CentOS
2 4 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (100.00%) TDD
2 38 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (55.56%) MVC
4 25 (46.30%) Web Application Development
5 17 (31.48%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (18.52%) Scrum
6 10 (18.52%) OO
7 8 (14.81%) DevOps
8 7 (12.96%) Software Engineering
9 6 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
10 5 (9.26%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (9.26%) Test Scripting
10 5 (9.26%) Test Automation
11 4 (7.41%) E-Commerce
11 4 (7.41%) Configuration Management
12 3 (5.56%) Kanban
12 3 (5.56%) Automation Testing
13 2 (3.70%) Automated Testing
13 2 (3.70%) Systems Analysis
13 2 (3.70%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 40 (74.07%) C#
2 19 (35.19%) Ruby
3 11 (20.37%) Java
4 8 (14.81%) JavaScript
5 7 (12.96%) C++
5 7 (12.96%) SQL
6 4 (7.41%) PHP
6 4 (7.41%) Python
7 2 (3.70%) VB6
7 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.70%) VBScript
7 2 (3.70%) VB
7 2 (3.70%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.85%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.56%) Facebook
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle
4 1 (1.85%) Telerik
4 1 (1.85%) Zend
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