The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 93 88 75
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -13
Permanent jobs citing BDD 15 25 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.28% 1.72% 2.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 2.00% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 32
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -8.57%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
989 1248 1497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 84.46% 85.89% 84.62%
Number of salaries quoted 835 1053 1208
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT jobs citing BDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for BDD.

1 44 (81.48%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (68.52%) TDD
3 29 (53.70%) C#
4 26 (48.15%) RESTful
5 22 (40.74%) Scrum
6 21 (38.89%) Selenium
7 20 (37.04%) MVC
7 20 (37.04%) AngularJS
8 19 (35.19%) Web Application Development
8 19 (35.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 19 (35.19%) ASP.NET Web API
8 19 (35.19%) ASP.NET MVC
8 19 (35.19%) KnockoutJS
8 19 (35.19%) SQL Server 2014
8 19 (35.19%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 19 (35.19%) Java
8 19 (35.19%) .NET
8 19 (35.19%) SQL Server
8 19 (35.19%) ASP.NET
8 19 (35.19%) Test Automation
9 18 (33.33%) Git (software)
9 18 (33.33%) C++
10 17 (31.48%) Python
10 17 (31.48%) Cucumber
11 15 (27.78%) API Testing
11 15 (27.78%) Web Services
12 12 (22.22%) JavaScript
13 11 (20.37%) SQL
13 11 (20.37%) STL
13 11 (20.37%) Boost C++ Libraries

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 8 (14.81%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (35.19%) SQL Server
1 19 (35.19%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 21 (38.89%) Selenium
2 18 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 17 (31.48%) Cucumber
4 10 (18.52%) Jenkins
4 10 (18.52%) JIRA
5 9 (16.67%) NUnit
6 8 (14.81%) HP UFT
6 8 (14.81%) JBehave
6 8 (14.81%) Ranorex
6 8 (14.81%) RSpec
6 8 (14.81%) Subversion
7 7 (12.96%) JUnit
8 3 (5.56%) Artifactory
8 3 (5.56%) Maven
8 3 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (3.70%) SpecFlow
9 2 (3.70%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (14.81%) Banking
1 8 (14.81%) Finance
1 8 (14.81%) Games
1 8 (14.81%) Retail
1 8 (14.81%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (57.41%) Developer
2 19 (35.19%) .NET Developer
3 9 (16.67%) C++ Developer
4 8 (14.81%) Senior C++ Developer
4 8 (14.81%) Senior Developer
5 7 (12.96%) Software Test Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) Test Automation Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) Test Engineer
6 6 (11.11%) Analyst
6 6 (11.11%) Test Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Automation Test Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Consultant
7 4 (7.41%) Performance Specialist
7 4 (7.41%) Performance Test Specialist
7 4 (7.41%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (7.41%) Test Automation Consultant
7 4 (7.41%) Test Automation Specialist
7 4 (7.41%) Test Consultant
7 4 (7.41%) Test Specialist
8 3 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (48.15%) RESTful
2 20 (37.04%) AngularJS
3 19 (35.19%) .NET
3 19 (35.19%) ASP.NET
3 19 (35.19%) ASP.NET MVC
3 19 (35.19%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 19 (35.19%) ASP.NET Web API
3 19 (35.19%) KnockoutJS
3 19 (35.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 15 (27.78%) Web Services
5 11 (20.37%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 11 (20.37%) STL
6 9 (16.67%) CSS
6 9 (16.67%) Gherkin
6 9 (16.67%) HTML
7 8 (14.81%) Ajax
8 7 (12.96%) XML
9 3 (5.56%) jQuery
10 1 (1.85%) Ember.js
10 1 (1.85%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Fintech
2 4 (7.41%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (81.48%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (68.52%) TDD
3 22 (40.74%) Scrum
4 20 (37.04%) MVC
5 19 (35.19%) Test Automation
5 19 (35.19%) Web Application Development
6 15 (27.78%) API Testing
7 10 (18.52%) Feature Driven Development
8 9 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (16.67%) Test Scripting
9 8 (14.81%) Logistics
9 8 (14.81%) OOP
10 7 (12.96%) Open Source
11 6 (11.11%) Agile Testing
11 6 (11.11%) Functional Testing
11 6 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
11 6 (11.11%) Software Testing
12 4 (7.41%) Kanban
12 4 (7.41%) Performance Testing
12 4 (7.41%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 29 (53.70%) C#
2 19 (35.19%) Java
3 18 (33.33%) C++
4 17 (31.48%) Python
5 12 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 11 (20.37%) SQL
7 10 (18.52%) Bash Shell
7 10 (18.52%) Perl
8 7 (12.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (11.11%) WorldPay
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
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