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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 79 109 113
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +4
Permanent jobs citing BDD 39 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.15% 0.61% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.67% 0.80% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 38 10 19
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.19% +4.37%
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
1458 1508 1519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 80.20% 76.98% 80.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1113 1166 1355
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 2 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 2 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 +17 14 £37,500 -25.00% 3
High Wycombe +11 14 £47,500 +18.75%
Newport Pagnell - 11 £40,000 -
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 58 (100.00%) TDD
2 52 (89.66%) C#
3 48 (82.76%) .NET
4 40 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (62.07%) MVC
6 35 (60.34%) Continuous Integration
7 32 (55.17%) SQL Server
7 32 (55.17%) ASP.NET
7 32 (55.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 29 (50.00%) Web Application Development
9 26 (44.83%) ASP.NET Web API
10 24 (41.38%) RESTful
10 24 (41.38%) Scrum
11 22 (37.93%) Degree
12 17 (29.31%) Dependency Injection
13 16 (27.59%) WPF
13 16 (27.59%) Software Engineering
13 16 (27.59%) C++
13 16 (27.59%) Manufacturing
14 13 (22.41%) Node.js
15 12 (20.69%) .NET Framework
16 11 (18.97%) Marketing
16 11 (18.97%) Kanban
16 11 (18.97%) Advertising
16 11 (18.97%) Facebook
17 9 (15.52%) Git (software)
17 9 (15.52%) Games
18 8 (13.79%) Java
18 8 (13.79%) JavaScript
18 8 (13.79%) NoSQL

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 13 (22.41%) Node.js
2 4 (6.90%) Lotus Domino
2 4 (6.90%) Apache
2 4 (6.90%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.45%) Mule
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (55.17%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.79%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.90%) MySQL
3 4 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (6.90%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.45%) CouchDB
4 2 (3.45%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 9 (15.52%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.62%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (8.62%) Moq
2 5 (8.62%) NUnit
3 4 (6.90%) JIRA
3 4 (6.90%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.17%) Selenium
5 2 (3.45%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.72%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.72%) TestNG
6 1 (1.72%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.72%) JUnit
General
1 16 (27.59%) Manufacturing
2 11 (18.97%) Advertising
2 11 (18.97%) Marketing
3 9 (15.52%) Games
4 4 (6.90%) Retail
4 4 (6.90%) Finance
4 4 (6.90%) Legal
Job Titles
1 54 (93.10%) Developer
2 32 (55.17%) .NET Developer
3 22 (37.93%) C# Developer
4 5 (8.62%) Junior Developer
4 5 (8.62%) Graduate
4 5 (8.62%) Junior
4 5 (8.62%) Junior .NET Developer
5 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (3.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (3.45%) MySQL DBA
6 2 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (3.45%) DBA
6 2 (3.45%) PostgreSQL DBA
7 1 (1.72%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 1 (1.72%) QA Engineer
7 1 (1.72%) Analyst
7 1 (1.72%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (82.76%) .NET
2 32 (55.17%) ASP.NET
2 32 (55.17%) ASP.NET MVC
3 26 (44.83%) ASP.NET Web API
4 24 (41.38%) RESTful
5 16 (27.59%) WPF
6 12 (20.69%) .NET Framework
7 7 (12.07%) WCF
7 7 (12.07%) HTML
7 7 (12.07%) CSS
7 7 (12.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 7 (12.07%) AngularJS
8 5 (8.62%) LINQ
8 5 (8.62%) NHibernate
9 4 (6.90%) HTML5
9 4 (6.90%) CSS3
10 2 (3.45%) Play Framework
11 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 1 (1.72%) Backbone.js
11 1 (1.72%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Open Source
1 4 (6.90%) Xbox
2 2 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.45%) Linux
1 2 (3.45%) CentOS
1 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.72%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (100.00%) TDD
2 40 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (62.07%) MVC
4 35 (60.34%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (50.00%) Web Application Development
6 24 (41.38%) Scrum
7 17 (29.31%) Dependency Injection
8 16 (27.59%) Software Engineering
9 11 (18.97%) Kanban
10 6 (10.34%) DevOps
11 5 (8.62%) E-Commerce
12 4 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
13 2 (3.45%) Test Automation
13 2 (3.45%) Configuration Management
13 2 (3.45%) Test Scripting
14 1 (1.72%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (89.66%) C#
2 16 (27.59%) C++
3 8 (13.79%) Java
3 8 (13.79%) JavaScript
4 7 (12.07%) Ruby
5 5 (8.62%) SQL
6 2 (3.45%) Python
7 1 (1.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (37.93%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (18.97%) Facebook
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Posted: 2 days ago
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