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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 91 82 71
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Permanent jobs citing BDD 10 26 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.86% 1.86% 3.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 2.14% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 33
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £47,500 £55,000
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
988 1213 1517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 84.88% 86.70% 85.27%
Number of salaries quoted 816 1016 1207
Median salary £47,500 £44,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.74% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
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 July 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 30 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (65.00%) C#
3 25 (62.50%) RESTful
4 21 (52.50%) Selenium
4 21 (52.50%) TDD
5 19 (47.50%) Java
5 19 (47.50%) Test Automation
5 19 (47.50%) Cucumber
6 17 (42.50%) Web Services
6 17 (42.50%) MVC
6 17 (42.50%) AngularJS
6 17 (42.50%) API Testing
7 16 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 16 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 16 (40.00%) Web Application Development
7 16 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 16 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 16 (40.00%) .NET
7 16 (40.00%) SQL Server
7 16 (40.00%) ASP.NET
7 16 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
7 16 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (27.50%) Test Scripting
8 11 (27.50%) Scrum
8 11 (27.50%) NUnit
8 11 (27.50%) Gherkin
9 9 (22.50%) Jenkins
9 9 (22.50%) CSS
9 9 (22.50%) JUnit
9 9 (22.50%) JavaScript

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 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 16 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 21 (52.50%) Selenium
2 19 (47.50%) Cucumber
3 11 (27.50%) NUnit
4 9 (22.50%) Jenkins
4 9 (22.50%) JUnit
5 8 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 8 (20.00%) HP UFT
5 8 (20.00%) JBehave
5 8 (20.00%) Ranorex
5 8 (20.00%) RSpec
5 8 (20.00%) Subversion
6 2 (5.00%) SpecFlow
6 2 (5.00%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (20.00%) Banking
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
1 8 (20.00%) Games
1 8 (20.00%) Retail
1 8 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) Developer
2 16 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (22.50%) Software Test Engineer
3 9 (22.50%) Test Automation Engineer
3 9 (22.50%) Test Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) Performance Specialist
5 4 (10.00%) Performance Test Specialist
5 4 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) Test Automation Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) Test Automation Specialist
5 4 (10.00%) Test Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) Test Specialist
6 3 (7.50%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Developer in Test
8 1 (2.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (2.50%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (62.50%) RESTful
2 17 (42.50%) AngularJS
2 17 (42.50%) Web Services
3 16 (40.00%) .NET
3 16 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 16 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 16 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 16 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 16 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
3 16 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 11 (27.50%) Gherkin
5 9 (22.50%) CSS
5 9 (22.50%) HTML
5 9 (22.50%) XML
6 8 (20.00%) Ajax
7 1 (2.50%) Backbone.js
7 1 (2.50%) CSS3
7 1 (2.50%) Ember.js
7 1 (2.50%) HTML5
7 1 (2.50%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Fintech
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (52.50%) TDD
3 19 (47.50%) Test Automation
4 17 (42.50%) API Testing
4 17 (42.50%) MVC
5 16 (40.00%) Web Application Development
6 11 (27.50%) Scrum
6 11 (27.50%) Test Scripting
7 9 (22.50%) Open Source
8 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (20.00%) Logistics
8 8 (20.00%) OOP
9 4 (10.00%) Agile Testing
9 4 (10.00%) Functional Testing
9 4 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
9 4 (10.00%) Performance Testing
9 4 (10.00%) Presales
9 4 (10.00%) Software Testing
10 2 (5.00%) Exploratory Testing
10 2 (5.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 26 (65.00%) C#
2 19 (47.50%) Java
3 9 (22.50%) C++
3 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
3 9 (22.50%) Python
3 9 (22.50%) Ruby
4 8 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) WorldPay
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
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