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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 101 104 125
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +21
Permanent jobs citing BDD 36 29 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.49% 1.32% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.84% 1.67% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 30 29 32
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,850 £36,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1961 1734 2284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 81.00% 78.93% 76.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1546 1497 1966
Average salary £43,450 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.62% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014. 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 +5 28 £40,000 - 1
Peterborough +10 10 £40,000 -5.88%
BDD
East of England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 89 (91.75%) TDD
2 83 (85.57%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (57.73%) C#
4 48 (49.48%) Scrum
5 41 (42.27%) .NET
5 41 (42.27%) SQL Server
6 40 (41.24%) Selenium
7 39 (40.21%) ASP.NET
8 38 (39.18%) MVC
8 38 (39.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 37 (38.14%) Kanban
10 35 (36.08%) Web Application Development
11 33 (34.02%) Java
12 31 (31.96%) Ruby
12 31 (31.96%) Moq
13 29 (29.90%) VB.NET
14 27 (27.84%) NUnit
14 27 (27.84%) WCF
14 27 (27.84%) Rhino Mocks
15 26 (26.80%) SQL Server 2012
15 26 (26.80%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 26 (26.80%) jQuery
15 26 (26.80%) NHibernate
15 26 (26.80%) Music Industry
15 26 (26.80%) VB
16 21 (21.65%) MCP
16 21 (21.65%) MCAD
16 21 (21.65%) MCSD
16 21 (21.65%) OO
16 21 (21.65%) Microsoft Certification

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 11 (11.34%) Apache
1 11 (11.34%) WebLogic
2 6 (6.19%) Node.js
3 2 (2.06%) CMS
3 2 (2.06%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (7.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.22%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.15%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.40%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (42.27%) SQL Server
2 26 (26.80%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (12.37%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (12.37%) Relational Database
4 9 (9.28%) Big Data
5 8 (8.25%) RDBMS
6 6 (6.19%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (6.19%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.09%) SQLite
7 3 (3.09%) MySQL
7 3 (3.09%) DB2
Development Applications
1 40 (41.24%) Selenium
2 31 (31.96%) Moq
3 27 (27.84%) NUnit
3 27 (27.84%) Rhino Mocks
4 17 (17.53%) Jenkins
4 17 (17.53%) Git (software)
4 17 (17.53%) WebDriver
5 14 (14.43%) Sahi
5 14 (14.43%) Selenium IDE
5 14 (14.43%) Jasmine
5 14 (14.43%) WATIR
5 14 (14.43%) Maven
6 10 (10.31%) JIRA
7 8 (8.25%) JUnit
8 5 (5.15%) QuickTest Pro
8 5 (5.15%) Cucumber
9 3 (3.09%) Xcode
9 3 (3.09%) Ant
9 3 (3.09%) Eclipse
9 3 (3.09%) TestNG
General
1 26 (26.80%) Music Industry
2 8 (8.25%) Finance
3 3 (3.09%) Retail
3 3 (3.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 67 (69.07%) Developer
2 39 (40.21%) .NET Developer
3 14 (14.43%) Java Developer
4 11 (11.34%) Tester
5 10 (10.31%) Analyst
5 10 (10.31%) Test Analyst
6 7 (7.22%) Senior Developer
6 7 (7.22%) Lead Developer
6 7 (7.22%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (6.19%) Java Programmer
7 6 (6.19%) QA Tester
7 6 (6.19%) Test Engineer
7 6 (6.19%) Programmer
8 5 (5.15%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 5 (5.15%) Ruby Developer
8 5 (5.15%) Automation Tester
9 3 (3.09%) C++ Developer
9 3 (3.09%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.09%) Test Manager
9 3 (3.09%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (42.27%) .NET
2 39 (40.21%) ASP.NET
3 38 (39.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 27 (27.84%) WCF
5 26 (26.80%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 26 (26.80%) jQuery
5 26 (26.80%) NHibernate
6 21 (21.65%) Razor View Engine
7 20 (20.62%) Web Services
8 14 (14.43%) XML
9 13 (13.40%) HTML
10 11 (11.34%) CSS
10 11 (11.34%) Dojo
11 6 (6.19%) RESTful
11 6 (6.19%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (5.15%) COM
12 5 (5.15%) J2EE
12 5 (5.15%) .NET Framework
12 5 (5.15%) Ruby on Rails
12 5 (5.15%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.40%) Computer Science
2 10 (10.31%) GIS
3 6 (6.19%) User Experience
3 6 (6.19%) Mathematics
4 4 (4.12%) Open Source
5 2 (2.06%) Social Media
5 2 (2.06%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.06%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.25%) UNIX
2 3 (3.09%) Android
2 3 (3.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (91.75%) TDD
2 83 (85.57%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (49.48%) Scrum
4 38 (39.18%) MVC
5 37 (38.14%) Kanban
6 35 (36.08%) Web Application Development
7 21 (21.65%) OO
8 20 (20.62%) Automated Testing
9 16 (16.49%) Automation Testing
9 16 (16.49%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (15.46%) Test Scripting
11 14 (14.43%) E-Commerce
12 12 (12.37%) Test Automation
13 11 (11.34%) Software Engineering
14 10 (10.31%) Feature Driven Development
15 7 (7.22%) Software Testing
16 6 (6.19%) Continuous Improvement
16 6 (6.19%) Pair Programming
17 5 (5.15%) Refactoring
17 5 (5.15%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (57.73%) C#
2 33 (34.02%) Java
3 31 (31.96%) Ruby
4 29 (29.90%) VB.NET
5 26 (26.80%) VB
6 20 (20.62%) Python
7 16 (16.49%) SQL
8 12 (12.37%) F#
9 9 (9.28%) JavaScript
10 8 (8.25%) Perl
10 8 (8.25%) PHP
11 5 (5.15%) T-SQL
11 5 (5.15%) C++
12 3 (3.09%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 21 (21.65%) MCP
1 21 (21.65%) MCAD
1 21 (21.65%) MCSD
1 21 (21.65%) Microsoft Certification
1 21 (21.65%) MCTS
2 14 (14.43%) Degree
3 11 (11.34%) ISTQB
4 6 (6.19%) ISEB
5 5 (5.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (21.65%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (13.40%) JBoss
2 11 (11.34%) Oracle
3 6 (6.19%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.09%) Zend
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago