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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 43 52 33
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -19
Permanent jobs citing BDD 11 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.82% 2.49% 4.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.16% 2.86% 6.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 13
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
348 385 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 89.23% 87.10% 79.77%
Number of salaries quoted 208 322 177
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 8 February 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (95.45%) TDD
3 17 (77.27%) Scrum
3 17 (77.27%) Java
4 16 (72.73%) C#
4 16 (72.73%) Linux
5 15 (68.18%) SOAP
5 15 (68.18%) XML
6 14 (63.64%) E-Commerce
6 14 (63.64%) Software Engineering
6 14 (63.64%) Kanban
7 13 (59.09%) Git (software)
7 13 (59.09%) JSON
7 13 (59.09%) JIRA
7 13 (59.09%) Python
7 13 (59.09%) Apple
7 13 (59.09%) OO
8 12 (54.55%) Web Services
8 12 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
8 12 (54.55%) REST
9 11 (50.00%) MongoDB
9 11 (50.00%) NoSQL
9 11 (50.00%) SaaS
9 11 (50.00%) Spring Integration
9 11 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 11 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
9 11 (50.00%) Mule
9 11 (50.00%) JPA
9 11 (50.00%) Apache Camel
9 11 (50.00%) Mule ESB

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 11 (50.00%) JBoss
1 11 (50.00%) Mule
1 11 (50.00%) Mule ESB
1 11 (50.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 11 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (50.00%) SaaS
3 2 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 11 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 11 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (9.09%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (59.09%) Git (software)
1 13 (59.09%) JIRA
2 11 (50.00%) IntelliJ
2 11 (50.00%) JUnit
3 7 (31.82%) Selenium
4 4 (18.18%) LoadRunner
5 3 (13.64%) SpecFlow
6 2 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
6 2 (9.09%) RSpec
6 2 (9.09%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (4.55%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (50.00%) Electronics
1 11 (50.00%) Finance
1 11 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 11 (50.00%) Marketing
1 11 (50.00%) Retail
1 11 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Developer
2 11 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 11 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 11 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Manual Tester
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Tester
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Manual Tester
3 3 (13.64%) Test Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Test Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Tester
4 2 (9.09%) iOS Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Test Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) SOAP
1 15 (68.18%) XML
2 13 (59.09%) JSON
3 12 (54.55%) REST
3 12 (54.55%) Web Services
4 11 (50.00%) Apache Camel
4 11 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 11 (50.00%) JPA
4 11 (50.00%) Spring
4 11 (50.00%) Spring Integration
4 11 (50.00%) Spring MVC
5 4 (18.18%) .NET
6 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Internet of Things
1 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 2 (9.09%) Unix
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (95.45%) TDD
3 17 (77.27%) Scrum
4 14 (63.64%) E-Commerce
4 14 (63.64%) Kanban
4 14 (63.64%) Software Engineering
5 13 (59.09%) OO
6 11 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
6 11 (50.00%) Integration Testing
6 11 (50.00%) MVC
6 11 (50.00%) OOP
6 11 (50.00%) Programme Management
7 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (18.18%) DevOps
8 4 (18.18%) Test Planning
8 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (13.64%) Performance Testing
9 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) Java
2 16 (72.73%) C#
3 13 (59.09%) Python
4 11 (50.00%) Ruby
5 2 (9.09%) Apple Swift
5 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
5 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.09%) Objective-C
5 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
5 2 (9.09%) SQL
5 2 (9.09%) VB
6 1 (4.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) CITP
1 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
1 2 (9.09%) ISEB
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Apple
2 11 (50.00%) SAP
3 2 (9.09%) Atlassian
3 2 (9.09%) HP
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