The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon 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 34 36 38
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing BDD 23 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 5.52% 3.58% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.44% 4.81% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 1
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +9.24%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
BDD
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
357 312 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 85.61% 74.46% 66.54%
Number of salaries quoted 274 256 133
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £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 Devon

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

BDD
Salary Trend in Devon

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

BDD Salary Trend in Devon

BDD
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Devon region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +1 15 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Barnstaple - 4 £36,000 -
Plymouth - 4 £40,000 - 1
BDD
South West

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 31 (86.11%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (83.33%) TDD
2 30 (83.33%) MVC
3 29 (80.56%) Git (software)
4 28 (77.78%) C#
5 23 (63.89%) .NET
5 23 (63.89%) SQL Server
6 19 (52.78%) ASP.NET
6 19 (52.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (50.00%) Web Application Development
8 17 (47.22%) WCF
8 17 (47.22%) OO
8 17 (47.22%) Java
9 16 (44.44%) RESTful
10 15 (41.67%) JUnit
11 14 (38.89%) Spring
11 14 (38.89%) NoSQL
11 14 (38.89%) Ruby
11 14 (38.89%) ASP.NET Web API
12 13 (36.11%) Node.js
12 13 (36.11%) Web Services
12 13 (36.11%) OOD
12 13 (36.11%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (33.33%) J2EE
13 12 (33.33%) MySQL
13 12 (33.33%) Scrum
13 12 (33.33%) REST
13 12 (33.33%) JSON
13 12 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (30.56%) Spring MVC

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 13 (36.11%) Node.js
2 4 (11.11%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.78%) IIS
3 1 (2.78%) Apache
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (63.89%) SQL Server
2 14 (38.89%) NoSQL
3 12 (33.33%) MySQL
4 4 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (11.11%) Jackrabbit
5 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.78%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 29 (80.56%) Git (software)
2 15 (41.67%) JUnit
3 6 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 4 (11.11%) Cucumber
4 4 (11.11%) Subversion
5 2 (5.56%) Maven
5 2 (5.56%) JIRA
5 2 (5.56%) IntelliJ
General
1 10 (27.78%) Retail
2 6 (16.67%) Games
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (75.00%) Developer
2 19 (52.78%) .NET Developer
3 9 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Java Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (63.89%) .NET
2 19 (52.78%) ASP.NET
2 19 (52.78%) ASP.NET MVC
3 17 (47.22%) WCF
4 16 (44.44%) RESTful
5 14 (38.89%) ASP.NET Web API
5 14 (38.89%) Spring
6 13 (36.11%) Web Services
7 12 (33.33%) J2EE
7 12 (33.33%) REST
7 12 (33.33%) JSON
8 11 (30.56%) Spring MVC
8 11 (30.56%) Apache Camel
9 9 (25.00%) Apache CXF
10 5 (13.89%) HTML
10 5 (13.89%) HTML5
10 5 (13.89%) Backbone.js
10 5 (13.89%) CSS
11 4 (11.11%) XSLT
11 4 (11.11%) Cocoon
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
1 1 (2.78%) Linux
1 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (86.11%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (83.33%) TDD
2 30 (83.33%) MVC
3 18 (50.00%) Web Application Development
4 17 (47.22%) OO
5 13 (36.11%) OOD
5 13 (36.11%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (33.33%) Scrum
6 12 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (30.56%) OOP
8 10 (27.78%) Software Engineering
8 10 (27.78%) Procedural Programming
9 9 (25.00%) Pair Programming
10 4 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
10 4 (11.11%) CQRS
11 2 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
11 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
11 2 (5.56%) Software Delivery
11 2 (5.56%) Automation Testing
11 2 (5.56%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 28 (77.78%) C#
2 17 (47.22%) Java
3 14 (38.89%) Ruby
4 10 (27.78%) SQL
5 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.78%) PHP
6 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.78%) Python
6 1 (2.78%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) ISO 9001
1 4 (11.11%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) hybris
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco
2 2 (5.56%) IBM
2 2 (5.56%) VMware
2 2 (5.56%) Google
3 1 (2.78%) Facebook
Plymouth, Devon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago