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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 43 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 8 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.40% 0.66% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.85% 0.90% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
281 221 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 84.38% 72.46% 73.97%
Number of salaries quoted 256 189 151
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £71,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 14 (93.33%) TDD
2 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (73.33%) MVC
4 9 (60.00%) C#
4 9 (60.00%) Java
5 8 (53.33%) .NET
5 8 (53.33%) Git (software)
5 8 (53.33%) REST
6 7 (46.67%) Web Services
6 7 (46.67%) Linux
7 6 (40.00%) Hibernate
7 6 (40.00%) SOAP
7 6 (40.00%) Mule
7 6 (40.00%) JPA
7 6 (40.00%) Spring MVC
7 6 (40.00%) Spring
7 6 (40.00%) NoSQL
7 6 (40.00%) Apache Camel
7 6 (40.00%) Mule ESB
8 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (33.33%) Ruby
8 5 (33.33%) XML
8 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
8 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 4 (26.67%) JUnit
9 4 (26.67%) Scrum
9 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
9 4 (26.67%) Integration Testing

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 6 (40.00%) Mule
1 6 (40.00%) Mule ESB
2 3 (20.00%) Node.js
2 3 (20.00%) JBoss
2 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (13.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
3 4 (26.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (6.67%) MySQL
4 1 (6.67%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (26.67%) JUnit
3 3 (20.00%) IntelliJ
3 3 (20.00%) JIRA
4 2 (13.33%) MSTest
4 2 (13.33%) NUnit
5 1 (6.67%) Maven
5 1 (6.67%) TestNG
General
1 3 (20.00%) Electronics
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
1 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (20.00%) Advertising
1 3 (20.00%) Retail
1 3 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 5 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Tester
3 3 (20.00%) Manual Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) .NET
1 8 (53.33%) REST
2 7 (46.67%) Web Services
3 6 (40.00%) Spring MVC
3 6 (40.00%) JPA
3 6 (40.00%) SOAP
3 6 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (40.00%) Spring
3 6 (40.00%) Apache Camel
4 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (33.33%) XML
5 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
6 3 (20.00%) JSON
6 3 (20.00%) CSS
6 3 (20.00%) HTML
6 3 (20.00%) WCF
6 3 (20.00%) Entity Framework
6 3 (20.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) DTV
1 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) TDD
2 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (73.33%) MVC
4 4 (26.67%) Scrum
4 4 (26.67%) Integration Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Web Application Development
5 3 (20.00%) Kanban
5 3 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (13.33%) OOP
6 2 (13.33%) OO
6 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
7 1 (6.67%) Compatibility Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Progressive Enhancement
7 1 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (6.67%) CQRS
7 1 (6.67%) SOA
7 1 (6.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) C#
1 9 (60.00%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) Ruby
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) SAP
1 3 (20.00%) Apple
1 3 (20.00%) Facebook
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
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