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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 91 83 83
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing BDD 8 27 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.67% 1.95% 2.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 2.26% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 26
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
1010 1197 1550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 84.31% 86.24% 84.88%
Number of salaries quoted 834 1025 1202
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,730 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Cambridge

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 28 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (63.89%) RESTful
2 23 (63.89%) C#
3 18 (50.00%) Selenium
3 18 (50.00%) Cucumber
4 17 (47.22%) TDD
4 17 (47.22%) Java
5 16 (44.44%) Web Services
5 16 (44.44%) Test Automation
5 16 (44.44%) AngularJS
5 16 (44.44%) API Testing
6 14 (38.89%) MVC
7 13 (36.11%) .NET
7 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
7 13 (36.11%) ASP.NET
7 13 (36.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (36.11%) SQL Server 2014
7 13 (36.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 13 (36.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 13 (36.11%) ASP.NET Web API
7 13 (36.11%) Web Application Development
7 13 (36.11%) KnockoutJS
8 12 (33.33%) Gherkin
8 12 (33.33%) NUnit
9 11 (30.56%) Test Scripting
10 10 (27.78%) Ruby
10 10 (27.78%) JUnit
10 10 (27.78%) C++
10 10 (27.78%) XML
10 10 (27.78%) Python

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
1 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
1 13 (36.11%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 18 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 18 (50.00%) Selenium
2 12 (33.33%) NUnit
3 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
3 10 (27.78%) JUnit
4 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 6 (16.67%) HP UFT
4 6 (16.67%) JBehave
4 6 (16.67%) Ranorex
4 6 (16.67%) RSpec
4 6 (16.67%) Subversion
5 2 (5.56%) SpecFlow
5 2 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (16.67%) Banking
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
1 6 (16.67%) Games
1 6 (16.67%) Retail
1 6 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Developer
2 13 (36.11%) .NET Developer
3 10 (27.78%) Software Test Engineer
3 10 (27.78%) Test Automation Engineer
3 10 (27.78%) Test Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Performance Specialist
4 3 (8.33%) Performance Test Specialist
4 3 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Test Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Test Automation Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Test Automation Specialist
4 3 (8.33%) Test Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Test Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Agile Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (63.89%) RESTful
2 16 (44.44%) AngularJS
2 16 (44.44%) Web Services
3 13 (36.11%) .NET
3 13 (36.11%) ASP.NET
3 13 (36.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (36.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 13 (36.11%) ASP.NET Web API
3 13 (36.11%) KnockoutJS
3 13 (36.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 12 (33.33%) Gherkin
5 10 (27.78%) XML
6 7 (19.44%) CSS
6 7 (19.44%) HTML
7 6 (16.67%) Ajax
8 1 (2.78%) Backbone.js
8 1 (2.78%) CSS3
8 1 (2.78%) Ember.js
8 1 (2.78%) HTML5
8 1 (2.78%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.78%) Fintech
1 1 (2.78%) Internet of Things
1 1 (2.78%) Smart Energy
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (47.22%) TDD
3 16 (44.44%) API Testing
3 16 (44.44%) Test Automation
4 14 (38.89%) MVC
5 13 (36.11%) Web Application Development
6 11 (30.56%) Test Scripting
7 10 (27.78%) Open Source
7 10 (27.78%) Scrum
8 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (16.67%) Logistics
8 6 (16.67%) OOP
9 3 (8.33%) Performance Testing
9 3 (8.33%) Presales
10 2 (5.56%) Software Engineering
11 1 (2.78%) CRM
11 1 (2.78%) Front End Development
11 1 (2.78%) Multithreading
11 1 (2.78%) OO
11 1 (2.78%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (63.89%) C#
2 17 (47.22%) Java
3 10 (27.78%) C++
3 10 (27.78%) Python
3 10 (27.78%) Ruby
4 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
5 6 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) WorldPay
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