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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 85 109 84
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -25
Permanent jobs citing BDD 38 15 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.87% 0.81% 2.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.44% 1.08% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 36 14 45
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £39,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
1557 1392 1384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 76.66% 75.00% 74.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1160 1170 1149
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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
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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 +4 15 £45,000 +15.38% 3
High Wycombe - 10 £40,000 - 1
Beaconsfield - 6 £32,500 -
Marlow - 5 £32,500 - 1
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 55 (100.00%) TDD
2 43 (78.18%) .NET
3 40 (72.73%) C#
4 37 (67.27%) ASP.NET
4 37 (67.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 26 (47.27%) SQL Server
6 25 (45.45%) MVC
7 23 (41.82%) SQL
8 20 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
9 19 (34.55%) Web Application Development
9 19 (34.55%) VBScript
9 19 (34.55%) OO
9 19 (34.55%) RESTful
10 18 (32.73%) N-Tier
11 17 (30.91%) Oracle
12 16 (29.09%) JavaScript
12 16 (29.09%) Git (software)
13 15 (27.27%) Business Analysis
13 15 (27.27%) jQuery
13 15 (27.27%) VB
14 14 (25.45%) VB.NET
14 14 (25.45%) Visual Studio
14 14 (25.45%) T-SQL
14 14 (25.45%) Scrum
14 14 (25.45%) VB6
14 14 (25.45%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 14 (25.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 13 (23.64%) Node.js
15 13 (23.64%) Continuous Integration
16 12 (21.82%) NoSQL

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 13 (23.64%) Node.js
2 5 (9.09%) Apache
3 4 (7.27%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.64%) Mule
Business Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (47.27%) SQL Server
2 12 (21.82%) NoSQL
3 6 (10.91%) MySQL
4 5 (9.09%) Oracle Database
5 4 (7.27%) MongoDB
5 4 (7.27%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (5.45%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (3.64%) CouchDB
7 2 (3.64%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (3.64%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 16 (29.09%) Git (software)
2 14 (25.45%) Visual Studio
3 9 (16.36%) Selenium
4 8 (14.55%) WebDriver
5 7 (12.73%) JMeter
6 5 (9.09%) JIRA
6 5 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
7 4 (7.27%) PHPUnit
7 4 (7.27%) Jenkins
8 2 (3.64%) Cucumber
8 2 (3.64%) Behat
General
1 12 (21.82%) Retail
2 10 (18.18%) Finance
3 5 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 4 (7.27%) Legal
5 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (69.09%) Developer
2 26 (47.27%) .NET Developer
3 9 (16.36%) C# Developer
4 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (10.91%) SQL Developer
4 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Developer
4 6 (10.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (10.91%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Test Manager
6 4 (7.27%) Development Manager
6 4 (7.27%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Web Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Web Development Manager
6 4 (7.27%) Web Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Automated Test Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) PostgreSQL DBA
7 2 (3.64%) MySQL DBA
7 2 (3.64%) Agile Test Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (78.18%) .NET
2 37 (67.27%) ASP.NET
2 37 (67.27%) ASP.NET MVC
3 20 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
4 19 (34.55%) RESTful
5 15 (27.27%) jQuery
6 14 (25.45%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 14 (25.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 8 (14.55%) KnockoutJS
7 8 (14.55%) AngularJS
8 7 (12.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (12.73%) WCF
8 7 (12.73%) Web Services
9 4 (7.27%) Gherkin
10 2 (3.64%) Play Framework
10 2 (3.64%) Backbone.js
11 1 (1.82%) Razor View Engine
11 1 (1.82%) HTML
11 1 (1.82%) HTML5
11 1 (1.82%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 18 (32.73%) N-Tier
2 7 (12.73%) FMCG
3 6 (10.91%) Data Extraction
4 4 (7.27%) Open Source
5 2 (3.64%) Replication
6 1 (1.82%) Wiki
6 1 (1.82%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.09%) UNIX
1 5 (9.09%) Windows
1 5 (9.09%) Windows NT
2 3 (5.45%) Linux
3 2 (3.64%) CentOS
3 2 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (100.00%) TDD
2 25 (45.45%) MVC
3 19 (34.55%) OO
3 19 (34.55%) Web Application Development
4 15 (27.27%) Business Analysis
5 14 (25.45%) Scrum
6 13 (23.64%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (20.00%) PRINCE2
8 9 (16.36%) Waterfall
8 9 (16.36%) Test Automation
8 9 (16.36%) Automation Testing
9 8 (14.55%) Kanban
9 8 (14.55%) Web Development
10 7 (12.73%) Dependency Injection
10 7 (12.73%) Systems Analysis
11 6 (10.91%) Automated Testing
12 5 (9.09%) Software Testing
12 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
12 5 (9.09%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (72.73%) C#
2 23 (41.82%) SQL
3 19 (34.55%) VBScript
4 16 (29.09%) JavaScript
5 15 (27.27%) VB
6 14 (25.45%) VB.NET
6 14 (25.45%) T-SQL
6 14 (25.45%) VB6
7 12 (21.82%) Ruby
8 9 (16.36%) Java
9 4 (7.27%) PL/SQL
10 3 (5.45%) PHP
11 2 (3.64%) Python
12 1 (1.82%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (1.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (30.91%) Oracle
2 8 (14.55%) Remedy
3 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.64%) Telerik
5 1 (1.82%) Zend
High Wycombe
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago