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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 91 107 112
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +5
Permanent jobs citing BDD 24 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.61% 1.12% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 1.42% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 16
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
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
1203 1406 1497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 80.58% 78.86% 76.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1008 1192 1266
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,435 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 27 April 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Cambridge

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 43 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (90.70%) TDD
3 24 (55.81%) C#
3 24 (55.81%) .NET
4 23 (53.49%) Web Application Development
5 21 (48.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 21 (48.84%) SQL Server
5 21 (48.84%) ASP.NET
5 21 (48.84%) MVC
6 18 (41.86%) Scrum
7 17 (39.53%) RESTful
8 16 (37.21%) Selenium
8 16 (37.21%) AngularJS
8 16 (37.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 16 (37.21%) KnockoutJS
8 16 (37.21%) ASP.NET Web API
9 12 (27.91%) Java
10 10 (23.26%) JavaScript
10 10 (23.26%) SQL
10 10 (23.26%) HTML
10 10 (23.26%) Kanban
11 9 (20.93%) Finance
12 7 (16.28%) CSS
12 7 (16.28%) Test Automation
13 6 (13.95%) Python
13 6 (13.95%) XML
13 6 (13.95%) C++
13 6 (13.95%) NUnit
13 6 (13.95%) Software Testing
13 6 (13.95%) QA

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 4 (9.30%) WebLogic
1 4 (9.30%) JBoss
1 4 (9.30%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS Office
2 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (48.84%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) RDBMS
2 4 (9.30%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (37.21%) Selenium
2 6 (13.95%) NUnit
3 5 (11.63%) JUnit
3 5 (11.63%) JIRA
3 5 (11.63%) Git (software)
3 5 (11.63%) Rhino Mocks
3 5 (11.63%) Moq
3 5 (11.63%) Jenkins
4 4 (9.30%) WebDriver
4 4 (9.30%) Maven
4 4 (9.30%) TestNG
5 3 (6.98%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (4.65%) Behat
6 2 (4.65%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 9 (20.93%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Music Industry
3 1 (2.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 25 (58.14%) Developer
2 21 (48.84%) .NET Developer
3 7 (16.28%) Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Test Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Test Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Automation Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Automation Test Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) QA Test Manager
6 3 (6.98%) QA Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Software Tester
6 3 (6.98%) Test Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Tester
7 2 (4.65%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Lead Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) C++ Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Lead Java Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Software Test Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Test Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (55.81%) .NET
2 21 (48.84%) ASP.NET
2 21 (48.84%) ASP.NET MVC
3 17 (39.53%) RESTful
4 16 (37.21%) AngularJS
4 16 (37.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 16 (37.21%) ASP.NET Web API
4 16 (37.21%) KnockoutJS
5 10 (23.26%) HTML
6 7 (16.28%) CSS
7 6 (13.95%) XML
8 5 (11.63%) NHibernate
8 5 (11.63%) Web Services
8 5 (11.63%) WCF
9 4 (9.30%) jQuery
9 4 (9.30%) Dojo
10 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
10 1 (2.33%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Open Source
2 4 (9.30%) GIS
2 4 (9.30%) Mathematics
2 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) UNIX
2 3 (6.98%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (90.70%) TDD
3 23 (53.49%) Web Application Development
4 21 (48.84%) MVC
5 18 (41.86%) Scrum
6 10 (23.26%) Kanban
7 7 (16.28%) Test Automation
8 6 (13.95%) Software Testing
9 5 (11.63%) Test Scripting
9 5 (11.63%) Manual Testing
10 4 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (9.30%) Feature Driven Development
10 4 (9.30%) Automated Testing
10 4 (9.30%) Continuous Delivery
11 3 (6.98%) Security Testing
11 3 (6.98%) Web Design
11 3 (6.98%) Agile Testing
11 3 (6.98%) OWASP
12 2 (4.65%) OO
12 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 24 (55.81%) C#
2 12 (27.91%) Java
3 10 (23.26%) JavaScript
3 10 (23.26%) SQL
4 6 (13.95%) Python
4 6 (13.95%) C++
5 5 (11.63%) VB
5 5 (11.63%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.65%) PHP
7 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Degree
2 4 (9.30%) ISEB
2 4 (9.30%) ISTQB
3 3 (6.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) QA
2 3 (6.98%) WAI
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
1 5 (11.63%) WorldPay
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle
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