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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 88 94 110
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +16
Permanent jobs citing BDD 26 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.48% 1.10% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 1.37% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 24 15 13
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1483 1170 1397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 84.26% 80.36% 73.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1144 919 1142
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
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 19 December 2014.

BDD Salary Histogram in Cambridge

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 53 (100.00%) TDD
2 51 (96.23%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (69.81%) Scrum
4 26 (49.06%) Kanban
4 26 (49.06%) Web Application Development
5 25 (47.17%) SQL Server
6 24 (45.28%) Java
7 23 (43.40%) MVC
7 23 (43.40%) Selenium
8 22 (41.51%) NUnit
8 22 (41.51%) Rhino Mocks
8 22 (41.51%) Moq
8 22 (41.51%) WCF
8 22 (41.51%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (41.51%) Music Industry
8 22 (41.51%) C#
8 22 (41.51%) VB
8 22 (41.51%) VB.NET
8 22 (41.51%) .NET
8 22 (41.51%) ASP.NET
8 22 (41.51%) NHibernate
9 17 (32.08%) HTML
10 15 (28.30%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (28.30%) JavaScript
10 15 (28.30%) JUnit
11 14 (26.42%) CSS
12 13 (24.53%) JIRA
13 12 (22.64%) TestNG
13 12 (22.64%) Open Source
13 12 (22.64%) XML

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (9.43%) JBoss
2 4 (7.55%) Apache
2 4 (7.55%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.89%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (15.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (47.17%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (13.21%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.55%) RDBMS
4 4 (7.55%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (5.66%) DB2
6 2 (3.77%) Big Data
7 1 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (43.40%) Selenium
2 22 (41.51%) Rhino Mocks
2 22 (41.51%) Moq
2 22 (41.51%) NUnit
3 15 (28.30%) JUnit
4 13 (24.53%) JIRA
5 12 (22.64%) TestNG
6 11 (20.75%) WebDriver
7 7 (13.21%) Maven
8 6 (11.32%) Jenkins
9 5 (9.43%) Git (software)
10 3 (5.66%) Hudson
10 3 (5.66%) Ant
11 2 (3.77%) JMeter
11 2 (3.77%) Behat
12 1 (1.89%) Jasmine
12 1 (1.89%) PHPUnit
12 1 (1.89%) QuickTest Pro
12 1 (1.89%) Subversion
General
1 22 (41.51%) Music Industry
2 10 (18.87%) Finance
3 3 (5.66%) Retail
4 1 (1.89%) Publishing
4 1 (1.89%) French Language
Job Titles
1 31 (58.49%) Developer
2 22 (41.51%) .NET Developer
3 17 (32.08%) Analyst
3 17 (32.08%) Test Analyst
4 10 (18.87%) Automation Test Analyst
4 10 (18.87%) Automation Analyst
5 8 (15.09%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Programmer
6 4 (7.55%) Java Programmer
7 3 (5.66%) Test Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Automated Test Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) QA Test Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Agile Test Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) QA Analyst
9 1 (1.89%) Lead Java Developer
9 1 (1.89%) Team Leader
9 1 (1.89%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 1 (1.89%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (41.51%) .NET
1 22 (41.51%) ASP.NET
1 22 (41.51%) NHibernate
1 22 (41.51%) WCF
1 22 (41.51%) ASP.NET MVC
2 17 (32.08%) HTML
3 14 (26.42%) CSS
4 12 (22.64%) XML
5 8 (15.09%) jQuery
5 8 (15.09%) Razor View Engine
5 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 5 (9.43%) Web Services
7 4 (7.55%) Dojo
8 3 (5.66%) Spring
8 3 (5.66%) Ajax
9 1 (1.89%) J2SE
9 1 (1.89%) Lucene
9 1 (1.89%) J2EE
9 1 (1.89%) Symfony
9 1 (1.89%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) Open Source
2 5 (9.43%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.55%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.55%) GIS
3 4 (7.55%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.89%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (100.00%) TDD
2 51 (96.23%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (69.81%) Scrum
4 26 (49.06%) Kanban
4 26 (49.06%) Web Application Development
5 23 (43.40%) MVC
6 15 (28.30%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (22.64%) Test Scripting
8 10 (18.87%) Test Automation
9 9 (16.98%) Manual Testing
10 8 (15.09%) Software Engineering
10 8 (15.09%) Software Testing
11 7 (13.21%) User Stories
12 6 (11.32%) OO
13 5 (9.43%) Automated Testing
14 4 (7.55%) Pair Programming
14 4 (7.55%) Feature Driven Development
14 4 (7.55%) Mobile Application Development
15 3 (5.66%) Automation Testing
16 2 (3.77%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (45.28%) Java
2 22 (41.51%) C#
2 22 (41.51%) VB
2 22 (41.51%) VB.NET
3 15 (28.30%) JavaScript
4 12 (22.64%) SQL
5 2 (3.77%) PHP
6 1 (1.89%) C++
6 1 (1.89%) Python
6 1 (1.89%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) MCP
1 8 (15.09%) MCAD
1 8 (15.09%) MCSD
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (15.09%) MCTS
2 7 (13.21%) Degree
3 3 (5.66%) ISEB
4 2 (3.77%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (13.21%) Oracle
2 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.89%) Zend
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