The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 103 116 89
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -27
Permanent jobs citing BDD 31 17 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.45% 0.85% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 1.15% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 31 17 40
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 £32,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1654 1476 1441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 77.62% 74.06% 75.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1240 1269 1184
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
BDD
South East

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
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

BDD Salary Histogram 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 23 July 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
Milton Keynes -1 12 £45,000 +20.00% 2
High Wycombe - 9 £45,000 - 2
Beaconsfield - 7 £32,500 -
Marlow - 1 £32,500 - 1
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 45 (100.00%) TDD
2 40 (88.89%) .NET
3 36 (80.00%) C#
4 34 (75.56%) ASP.NET
5 32 (71.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (55.56%) SQL
7 21 (46.67%) SQL Server
8 20 (44.44%) VBScript
8 20 (44.44%) JavaScript
9 19 (42.22%) N-Tier
9 19 (42.22%) MVC
10 18 (40.00%) jQuery
11 17 (37.78%) Visual Studio
11 17 (37.78%) VB.NET
12 16 (35.56%) Oracle
12 16 (35.56%) VB
12 16 (35.56%) T-SQL
12 16 (35.56%) Business Analysis
12 16 (35.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 15 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 15 (33.33%) VB6
13 15 (33.33%) Scrum
14 14 (31.11%) OO
15 13 (28.89%) PRINCE2
15 13 (28.89%) ASP.NET Web API
16 12 (26.67%) Web Application Development
16 12 (26.67%) RESTful
17 11 (24.44%) Continuous Integration
18 10 (22.22%) Remedy
19 9 (20.00%) Internet

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 6 (13.33%) Node.js
2 1 (2.22%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (2.22%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (4.44%) MySQL
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (37.78%) Visual Studio
2 8 (17.78%) WebDriver
3 7 (15.56%) Git (software)
4 5 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (11.11%) JMeter
4 5 (11.11%) Selenium
5 3 (6.67%) PHPUnit
6 2 (4.44%) Behat
General
1 8 (17.78%) Retail
2 6 (13.33%) Finance
3 5 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (73.33%) Developer
2 18 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 13 (28.89%) C# Developer
4 8 (17.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Test Manager
6 5 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (11.11%) SQL Developer
6 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Web Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Development Manager
7 4 (8.89%) Web Development Manager
7 4 (8.89%) Web Manager
8 3 (6.67%) Programmer
9 2 (4.44%) Senior Software Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Test Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Senior Web Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Automated Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (88.89%) .NET
2 34 (75.56%) ASP.NET
3 32 (71.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (40.00%) jQuery
5 16 (35.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 15 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 13 (28.89%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (26.67%) RESTful
9 9 (20.00%) AngularJS
10 8 (17.78%) KnockoutJS
10 8 (17.78%) Web Services
11 7 (15.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (6.67%) Gherkin
12 3 (6.67%) WCF
13 2 (4.44%) CSS
13 2 (4.44%) CSS3
13 2 (4.44%) Backbone.js
14 1 (2.22%) HTML
14 1 (2.22%) Razor View Engine
14 1 (2.22%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 19 (42.22%) N-Tier
2 9 (20.00%) FMCG
3 5 (11.11%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.22%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.22%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) UNIX
1 5 (11.11%) Windows
1 5 (11.11%) Windows NT
2 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (100.00%) TDD
2 19 (42.22%) MVC
3 16 (35.56%) Business Analysis
4 15 (33.33%) Scrum
5 14 (31.11%) OO
6 13 (28.89%) PRINCE2
7 12 (26.67%) Web Application Development
8 11 (24.44%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (20.00%) Waterfall
10 8 (17.78%) Kanban
10 8 (17.78%) Web Development
11 7 (15.56%) Test Automation
11 7 (15.56%) Dependency Injection
11 7 (15.56%) Automation Testing
12 6 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
12 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (11.11%) Automated Testing
13 5 (11.11%) Software Testing
13 5 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
13 5 (11.11%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (80.00%) C#
2 25 (55.56%) SQL
3 20 (44.44%) VBScript
3 20 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 17 (37.78%) VB.NET
5 16 (35.56%) VB
5 16 (35.56%) T-SQL
6 15 (33.33%) VB6
7 6 (13.33%) Java
8 5 (11.11%) Ruby
9 4 (8.89%) PL/SQL
10 2 (4.44%) PHP
11 1 (2.22%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (35.56%) Oracle
2 10 (22.22%) Remedy
3 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.44%) Telerik
5 1 (2.22%) Zend
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago