The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 37 42 58
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +16
Permanent jobs citing BDD 26 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 6.52% 4.74% 2.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.50% 5.97% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 26 19 13
Average salary £47,000 £60,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.66% +41.17%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
BDD
West Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
306 318 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 76.69% 79.30% 72.95%
Number of salaries quoted 267 272 349
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

BDD
Salary Trend in Crawley

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

BDD Salary Trend in Crawley

BDD
Salary Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Crawley

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 27 (93.10%) TDD
2 24 (82.76%) SQL Server
3 23 (79.31%) Microsoft
3 23 (79.31%) MVC
4 21 (72.41%) CSS
4 21 (72.41%) HTML
5 20 (68.97%) JavaScript
5 20 (68.97%) Linux
5 20 (68.97%) Degree
5 20 (68.97%) jQuery
6 19 (65.52%) C#
6 19 (65.52%) PHP
6 19 (65.52%) SQL
7 17 (58.62%) Apache
7 17 (58.62%) Web Services
7 17 (58.62%) Unit Testing
7 17 (58.62%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (58.62%) REST
8 16 (55.17%) PHPUnit
8 16 (55.17%) Behat
8 16 (55.17%) OO PHP
8 16 (55.17%) nginx
8 16 (55.17%) Requirements Analysis
8 16 (55.17%) UNIX
8 16 (55.17%) OO
8 16 (55.17%) Python
8 16 (55.17%) DHCP
8 16 (55.17%) DNS
8 16 (55.17%) T-SQL
9 14 (48.28%) C++

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 17 (58.62%) Apache
2 16 (55.17%) nginx
3 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.45%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (55.17%) DHCP
1 16 (55.17%) DNS
2 3 (10.34%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (82.76%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (55.17%) PHPUnit
1 16 (55.17%) Behat
2 6 (20.69%) Cucumber
3 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (13.79%) JUnit
3 4 (13.79%) Subversion
4 3 (10.34%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (10.34%) LoadRunner
4 3 (10.34%) Rational Robot
4 3 (10.34%) JMeter
4 3 (10.34%) WebDriver
4 3 (10.34%) Calabash
4 3 (10.34%) LoadUI
4 3 (10.34%) Appium
4 3 (10.34%) NUnit
4 3 (10.34%) Selenium
4 3 (10.34%) WebLOAD
5 2 (6.90%) JIRA
6 1 (3.45%) Maven
6 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25 (86.21%) Developer
2 16 (55.17%) Software Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Senior Developer
4 7 (24.14%) Senior Software Developer
5 6 (20.69%) .NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
6 3 (10.34%) PHP Developer
6 3 (10.34%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (10.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Agile .NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Agile C# Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Junior
7 2 (6.90%) Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Junior Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Junior Software Developer
8 1 (3.45%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (72.41%) CSS
1 21 (72.41%) HTML
2 20 (68.97%) jQuery
3 17 (58.62%) Web Services
3 17 (58.62%) REST
4 7 (24.14%) .NET
4 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET
5 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
6 4 (13.79%) NHibernate
6 4 (13.79%) HTML5
6 4 (13.79%) StructureMap
6 4 (13.79%) CSS3
7 2 (6.90%) Gherkin
8 1 (3.45%) Spring
8 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
8 1 (3.45%) SOAP
8 1 (3.45%) J2EE
8 1 (3.45%) Spring Integration
8 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.79%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (13.79%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Linux
2 16 (55.17%) UNIX
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (13.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (93.10%) TDD
2 23 (79.31%) MVC
3 17 (58.62%) Unit Testing
3 17 (58.62%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (55.17%) OO PHP
4 16 (55.17%) Requirements Analysis
4 16 (55.17%) OO
5 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (20.69%) Scrum
7 5 (17.24%) OOD
7 5 (17.24%) User Stories
7 5 (17.24%) Refactoring
8 4 (13.79%) Kanban
9 3 (10.34%) Software Testing
9 3 (10.34%) Test Automation
10 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
10 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
11 1 (3.45%) Quality Management
11 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) JavaScript
2 19 (65.52%) C#
2 19 (65.52%) PHP
2 19 (65.52%) SQL
3 16 (55.17%) Python
3 16 (55.17%) T-SQL
4 14 (48.28%) C++
4 14 (48.28%) Java
5 3 (10.34%) Tcl
5 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
5 3 (10.34%) Perl
6 2 (6.90%) C
7 1 (3.45%) HQL
Qualifications
1 20 (68.97%) Degree
2 5 (17.24%) ISEB
3 3 (10.34%) ISTQB
3 3 (10.34%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 23 (79.31%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.45%) hybris
3 1 (3.45%) Endeca