The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 92 92 101
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs citing BDD 18 22 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.18% 1.46% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 1.77% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 15
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
BDD
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1237 1242 1345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 81.27% 82.47% 73.38%
Number of salaries quoted 973 1072 1123
Average salary £43,900 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

BDD
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

BDD Salary Trend in Cambridge

BDD
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Cambridge

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 46 (97.87%) TDD
2 45 (95.74%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (55.32%) Web Application Development
4 25 (53.19%) Scrum
5 23 (48.94%) MVC
5 23 (48.94%) C#
5 23 (48.94%) .NET
6 22 (46.81%) ASP.NET
6 22 (46.81%) SQL Server
6 22 (46.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (40.43%) Selenium
8 17 (36.17%) Kanban
9 15 (31.91%) Java
10 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
10 12 (25.53%) HTML
10 12 (25.53%) VB
10 12 (25.53%) VB.NET
10 12 (25.53%) WCF
10 12 (25.53%) Music Industry
10 12 (25.53%) NUnit
10 12 (25.53%) NHibernate
10 12 (25.53%) Rhino Mocks
10 12 (25.53%) Moq
11 11 (23.40%) RESTful
11 11 (23.40%) CSS
12 10 (21.28%) JUnit
12 10 (21.28%) Open Source
12 10 (21.28%) AngularJS
12 10 (21.28%) KnockoutJS
12 10 (21.28%) Twitter Bootstrap

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 5 (10.64%) JBoss
1 5 (10.64%) Apache
1 5 (10.64%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (46.81%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.64%) Relational Database
2 5 (10.64%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (10.64%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (40.43%) Selenium
2 12 (25.53%) NUnit
2 12 (25.53%) Rhino Mocks
2 12 (25.53%) Moq
3 10 (21.28%) JUnit
4 9 (19.15%) TestNG
5 8 (17.02%) WebDriver
6 7 (14.89%) JIRA
7 6 (12.77%) Git (software)
7 6 (12.77%) Jenkins
8 5 (10.64%) Maven
9 3 (6.38%) Behat
10 2 (4.26%) Jasmine
10 2 (4.26%) Hudson
11 1 (2.13%) PHPUnit
11 1 (2.13%) Subversion
General
1 12 (25.53%) Music Industry
2 7 (14.89%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) French Language
Job Titles
1 28 (59.57%) Developer
2 22 (46.81%) .NET Developer
3 11 (23.40%) Test Analyst
3 11 (23.40%) Analyst
4 8 (17.02%) Automation Test Analyst
4 8 (17.02%) Automation Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Test Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) C++ Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Lead Developer
7 2 (4.26%) QA Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Test Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (4.26%) QA Test Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Automation Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Web Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Automated Test Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Software Tester
8 1 (2.13%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (48.94%) .NET
2 22 (46.81%) ASP.NET
2 22 (46.81%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (25.53%) HTML
3 12 (25.53%) WCF
3 12 (25.53%) NHibernate
4 11 (23.40%) RESTful
4 11 (23.40%) CSS
5 10 (21.28%) AngularJS
5 10 (21.28%) KnockoutJS
5 10 (21.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 10 (21.28%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (14.89%) XML
7 6 (12.77%) jQuery
8 5 (10.64%) Dojo
8 5 (10.64%) Web Services
9 1 (2.13%) Yii
9 1 (2.13%) CSS3
9 1 (2.13%) HTML5
9 1 (2.13%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Open Source
2 6 (12.77%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.64%) GIS
3 5 (10.64%) Mathematics
4 4 (8.51%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.13%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.89%) UNIX
2 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (97.87%) TDD
2 45 (95.74%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (55.32%) Web Application Development
4 25 (53.19%) Scrum
5 23 (48.94%) MVC
6 17 (36.17%) Kanban
7 9 (19.15%) Test Scripting
8 8 (17.02%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (14.89%) Manual Testing
9 7 (14.89%) Test Automation
10 6 (12.77%) Software Engineering
11 5 (10.64%) User Stories
11 5 (10.64%) Feature Driven Development
11 5 (10.64%) Automated Testing
11 5 (10.64%) Software Testing
11 5 (10.64%) OO
12 4 (8.51%) Mobile Application Development
13 2 (4.26%) Web Design
13 2 (4.26%) Automation Testing
13 2 (4.26%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 23 (48.94%) C#
2 15 (31.91%) Java
3 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
3 12 (25.53%) VB
3 12 (25.53%) VB.NET
4 9 (19.15%) SQL
5 4 (8.51%) C++
5 4 (8.51%) Python
6 3 (6.38%) PHP
7 1 (2.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) Degree
2 3 (6.38%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.13%) VCP4
3 1 (2.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) QA
2 2 (4.26%) WAI
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
1 5 (10.64%) Oracle
2 1 (2.13%) Zend
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago