The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 93 94 105
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Permanent jobs citing BDD 39 51 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.85% 2.06% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 2.51% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 33 34 30
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,250 £36,850
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
BDD
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1752 2035 1809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 82.95% 82.19% 80.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1513 1611 1533
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

BDD
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Cambridgeshire region.

BDD Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

BDD
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

BDD
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge 0 25 £40,000 - 4
Peterborough -2 14 £57,500 +43.75% 1
BDD
East of England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 66 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (89.39%) TDD
3 47 (71.21%) RESTful
4 46 (69.70%) C#
4 46 (69.70%) .NET
5 44 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 44 (66.67%) ASP.NET
5 44 (66.67%) MVC
5 44 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 44 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 43 (65.15%) Web Application Development
7 26 (39.39%) AngularJS
7 26 (39.39%) KnockoutJS
8 25 (37.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 22 (33.33%) Ruby
10 20 (30.30%) .NET Framework
10 20 (30.30%) Git (software)
11 19 (28.79%) NoSQL
11 19 (28.79%) Entity Framework
11 19 (28.79%) Node.js
12 18 (27.27%) Test Automation
12 18 (27.27%) WCF
12 18 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
12 18 (27.27%) Java
13 16 (24.24%) Selenium
14 15 (22.73%) Scrum
15 14 (21.21%) Software Testing
16 13 (19.70%) SQL
16 13 (19.70%) XML
17 12 (18.18%) Finance

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 19 (28.79%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (10.61%) MS Office
2 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 19 (28.79%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 20 (30.30%) Git (software)
2 16 (24.24%) Selenium
3 10 (15.15%) JIRA
4 6 (9.09%) HP UFT
5 5 (7.58%) JUnit
6 4 (6.06%) NUnit
6 4 (6.06%) Cucumber
6 4 (6.06%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.03%) Subversion
8 1 (1.52%) TestNG
8 1 (1.52%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (3.03%) Aerospace
2 2 (3.03%) Automotive
2 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (69.70%) Developer
2 44 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 12 (18.18%) Analyst
3 12 (18.18%) Test Analyst
4 6 (9.09%) Automation Analyst
5 5 (7.58%) Automation Test Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) Test Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Software Test Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Tester
7 3 (4.55%) Release Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Software Tester
8 2 (3.03%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Senior Java Developer
9 1 (1.52%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 1 (1.52%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 1 (1.52%) QA Test Manager
9 1 (1.52%) Test Automation Analyst
9 1 (1.52%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (71.21%) RESTful
2 46 (69.70%) .NET
3 44 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 44 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 44 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 26 (39.39%) AngularJS
4 26 (39.39%) KnockoutJS
5 25 (37.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 20 (30.30%) .NET Framework
7 19 (28.79%) Entity Framework
8 18 (27.27%) WCF
9 13 (19.70%) XML
10 10 (15.15%) HTML
11 5 (7.58%) Web Services
12 4 (6.06%) Gherkin
13 2 (3.03%) CSS
14 1 (1.52%) EJB
14 1 (1.52%) J2EE
14 1 (1.52%) jQuery
14 1 (1.52%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.52%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.15%) UNIX
2 2 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (89.39%) TDD
3 44 (66.67%) MVC
4 43 (65.15%) Web Application Development
5 18 (27.27%) Test Automation
6 15 (22.73%) Scrum
7 14 (21.21%) Software Testing
8 11 (16.67%) Agile Testing
9 7 (10.61%) Test Scripting
10 5 (7.58%) Open Source
11 4 (6.06%) API Testing
11 4 (6.06%) Manual Testing
12 3 (4.55%) Kanban
12 3 (4.55%) Security Testing
12 3 (4.55%) Automated Testing
12 3 (4.55%) Regression Testing
13 2 (3.03%) OO
13 2 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (3.03%) Test Planning
14 1 (1.52%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 46 (69.70%) C#
2 22 (33.33%) Ruby
3 18 (27.27%) Java
4 13 (19.70%) SQL
5 6 (9.09%) C++
6 5 (7.58%) Python
7 4 (6.06%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (12.12%) ISEB
2 6 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (4.55%) ISTQB
3 3 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) WAI
Vendors
1 12 (18.18%) WorldPay
2 3 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £40k - £60k plus top package
Posted: 23 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago