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 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 38 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 17 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 5.20% 3.33% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.84% 4.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 0
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
291 197 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 88.99% 72.96% 79.58%
Number of salaries quoted 257 167 138
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

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

BDD Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 16 (94.12%) Linux
1 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (82.35%) TDD
2 14 (82.35%) Java
3 12 (70.59%) C#
3 12 (70.59%) E-Commerce
4 11 (64.71%) Web Services
5 10 (58.82%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (52.94%) Retail
6 9 (52.94%) QA
6 9 (52.94%) XML
6 9 (52.94%) SOAP
7 8 (47.06%) MVC
7 8 (47.06%) Hibernate
7 8 (47.06%) Scrum
7 8 (47.06%) Spring MVC
7 8 (47.06%) Spring
7 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
7 8 (47.06%) Kanban
7 8 (47.06%) Mule
7 8 (47.06%) JPA
7 8 (47.06%) REST
7 8 (47.06%) Apache Camel
7 8 (47.06%) Mule ESB
8 7 (41.18%) Spring Integration
8 7 (41.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 7 (41.18%) MongoDB
8 7 (41.18%) NoSQL
8 7 (41.18%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (41.18%) JSON

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 8 (47.06%) Mule
1 8 (47.06%) Mule ESB
2 7 (41.18%) JBoss
2 7 (41.18%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 6 (35.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (58.82%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (41.18%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (35.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) MongoDB
1 7 (41.18%) NoSQL
1 7 (41.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
2 7 (41.18%) JUnit
2 7 (41.18%) IntelliJ
2 7 (41.18%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) Selenium
3 1 (5.88%) Selenium IDE
General
1 9 (52.94%) Retail
2 6 (35.29%) Marketing
2 6 (35.29%) Electronics
2 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
2 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
1 7 (41.18%) Java Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Tester
2 6 (35.29%) Manual Tester
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Manual Test Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Test Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) Web Services
2 9 (52.94%) XML
2 9 (52.94%) SOAP
3 8 (47.06%) Apache Camel
3 8 (47.06%) Hibernate
3 8 (47.06%) Spring
3 8 (47.06%) Spring MVC
3 8 (47.06%) JPA
3 8 (47.06%) REST
4 7 (41.18%) Spring Integration
4 7 (41.18%) JSON
5 6 (35.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (82.35%) TDD
3 12 (70.59%) E-Commerce
4 8 (47.06%) MVC
4 8 (47.06%) Scrum
4 8 (47.06%) Kanban
5 7 (41.18%) Integration Testing
6 6 (35.29%) Programme Management
6 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (35.29%) OOP
6 6 (35.29%) OO
6 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
6 6 (35.29%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (17.65%) Compatibility Testing
7 3 (17.65%) SDLC
8 1 (5.88%) DevOps
8 1 (5.88%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) Java
2 12 (70.59%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) Python
3 6 (35.29%) Ruby
4 1 (5.88%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Apple
2 6 (35.29%) SAP
3 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
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