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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 104 121 109
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -12
Permanent jobs citing BDD 29 10 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.41% 0.46% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 0.59% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 28 10 20
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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
1665 1702 1538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 80.75% 78.07% 80.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1253 1325 1382
Average salary £42,977 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +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
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015. 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 +12 15 £31,500 -37.00% 3
High Wycombe -3 7 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Newport Pagnell - 7 £40,000 -
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 (94.74%) TDD
2 50 (87.72%) C#
3 48 (84.21%) .NET
4 37 (64.91%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (61.40%) MVC
6 34 (59.65%) Continuous Integration
7 32 (56.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 32 (56.14%) SQL Server
7 32 (56.14%) ASP.NET
8 29 (50.88%) Web Application Development
9 26 (45.61%) ASP.NET Web API
10 24 (42.11%) RESTful
10 24 (42.11%) Scrum
11 21 (36.84%) Degree
12 17 (29.82%) Dependency Injection
13 16 (28.07%) WPF
13 16 (28.07%) Software Engineering
13 16 (28.07%) C++
13 16 (28.07%) Manufacturing
14 12 (21.05%) .NET Framework
14 12 (21.05%) Kanban
14 12 (21.05%) Node.js
15 11 (19.30%) Facebook
15 11 (19.30%) Marketing
15 11 (19.30%) Advertising
16 10 (17.54%) HTML
17 9 (15.79%) NoSQL
18 8 (14.04%) Git (software)
18 8 (14.04%) Java
18 8 (14.04%) JavaScript

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 12 (21.05%) Node.js
2 3 (5.26%) Lotus Domino
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (56.14%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.79%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.77%) NUnit
2 5 (8.77%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (8.77%) Moq
3 4 (7.02%) Selenium
4 3 (5.26%) JBehave
4 3 (5.26%) JMeter
5 1 (1.75%) JUnit
5 1 (1.75%) JIRA
5 1 (1.75%) TestNG
5 1 (1.75%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (28.07%) Manufacturing
2 11 (19.30%) Advertising
2 11 (19.30%) Marketing
3 8 (14.04%) Games
4 4 (7.02%) Automotive
5 3 (5.26%) Finance
5 3 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (92.98%) Developer
2 32 (56.14%) .NET Developer
3 21 (36.84%) C# Developer
4 5 (8.77%) Graduate
4 5 (8.77%) Junior Developer
4 5 (8.77%) Junior .NET Developer
4 5 (8.77%) Junior
5 3 (5.26%) Technical Tester
5 3 (5.26%) Tester
5 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (3.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (3.51%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (1.75%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 1 (1.75%) AWS Developer
7 1 (1.75%) Java Applications Developer
7 1 (1.75%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (1.75%) Analyst
7 1 (1.75%) Test Analyst
7 1 (1.75%) Applications Developer
7 1 (1.75%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (84.21%) .NET
2 32 (56.14%) ASP.NET
2 32 (56.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 26 (45.61%) ASP.NET Web API
4 24 (42.11%) RESTful
5 16 (28.07%) WPF
6 12 (21.05%) .NET Framework
7 10 (17.54%) HTML
8 7 (12.28%) CSS
8 7 (12.28%) WCF
8 7 (12.28%) Entity Framework
9 6 (10.53%) AngularJS
10 5 (8.77%) LINQ
10 5 (8.77%) NHibernate
11 4 (7.02%) XML
11 4 (7.02%) CSS3
11 4 (7.02%) HTML5
12 3 (5.26%) XML Messaging
13 1 (1.75%) Hibernate
13 1 (1.75%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.26%) Xbox
1 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) UNIX
2 1 (1.75%) Linux
2 1 (1.75%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (94.74%) TDD
2 37 (64.91%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (61.40%) MVC
4 34 (59.65%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (50.88%) Web Application Development
6 24 (42.11%) Scrum
7 17 (29.82%) Dependency Injection
8 16 (28.07%) Software Engineering
9 12 (21.05%) Kanban
10 5 (8.77%) E-Commerce
11 4 (7.02%) DevOps
12 3 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
12 3 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
12 3 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
12 3 (5.26%) Automated Testing
12 3 (5.26%) Test Automation
12 3 (5.26%) Time Management
12 3 (5.26%) Business Analysis
12 3 (5.26%) Performance Testing
13 1 (1.75%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 50 (87.72%) C#
2 16 (28.07%) C++
3 8 (14.04%) Java
3 8 (14.04%) JavaScript
3 8 (14.04%) SQL
3 8 (14.04%) Ruby
4 1 (1.75%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 21 (36.84%) Degree
2 3 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (5.26%) ISEB
2 3 (5.26%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 11 (19.30%) Facebook
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.75%) hybris
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