The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 46 42 44
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing BDD 13 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.77% 2.43% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.42% 2.99% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 1
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BDD
Gloucestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
380 234 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 81.02% 81.25% 73.36%
Number of salaries quoted 312 193 177
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

BDD
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

BDD Salary Trend in Cheltenham

BDD
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 26 (100.00%) Facebook
1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 26 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 26 (100.00%) MVC
1 26 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (100.00%) TDD
1 26 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 26 (100.00%) C#
1 26 (100.00%) Ruby
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
1 26 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 26 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 26 (100.00%) WCF
1 26 (100.00%) RESTful
1 26 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 26 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 26 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 26 (100.00%) Node.js
1 26 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 26 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 26 (100.00%) Advertising

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 26 (100.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 26 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 26 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) Developer
1 26 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
1 26 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 26 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 26 (100.00%) WCF
1 26 (100.00%) RESTful
1 26 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 26 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 26 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 26 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) MVC
1 26 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (100.00%) TDD
1 26 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C#
1 26 (100.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Facebook
Cheltenham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago