The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset 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 69 79 73
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs citing BDD 11 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.57% 0.59% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 0.74% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 10
Average salary £39,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.00% +5.26%
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 Dorset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
588 677 646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 83.88% 80.12% 86.94%
Number of salaries quoted 446 533 533
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 Dorset

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

BDD
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

BDD Salary Trend in Dorset

BDD
Salary Histogram in Dorset

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

BDD Salary Histogram in Dorset

BDD
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Dorset 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
Bournemouth +5 9 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Poole - 2 £32,500 - 1
BDD
South West

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 28 (96.55%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (86.21%) C#
3 22 (75.86%) TDD
4 15 (51.72%) Java
5 14 (48.28%) Finance
6 12 (41.38%) Oracle
7 11 (37.93%) .NET
7 11 (37.93%) C++
7 11 (37.93%) MVC
7 11 (37.93%) ETL
7 11 (37.93%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET
8 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
10 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
10 8 (27.59%) Scrum
11 7 (24.14%) .NET Framework
11 7 (24.14%) QA
11 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (20.69%) Test Scripting
12 6 (20.69%) Test Automation
12 6 (20.69%) SQL
12 6 (20.69%) HTML
12 6 (20.69%) CSS
12 6 (20.69%) Entity Framework
13 5 (17.24%) Open Source
14 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web API
14 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
14 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
15 3 (10.34%) Integration Testing

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 1 (3.45%) Apache
1 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.45%) CMS
1 1 (3.45%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.90%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) SpecFlow
2 2 (6.90%) Calabash
2 2 (6.90%) eggPlant
2 2 (6.90%) Appium
2 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.90%) LoadRunner
2 2 (6.90%) JMeter
2 2 (6.90%) Selenium
2 2 (6.90%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.45%) Behat
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (75.86%) Developer
2 11 (37.93%) Oracle Developer
3 8 (27.59%) .NET Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Test Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Test Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) QA Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Software Development Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Development Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Software Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) .NET
2 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET
2 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (24.14%) .NET Framework
4 6 (20.69%) CSS
4 6 (20.69%) Entity Framework
4 6 (20.69%) HTML
5 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
5 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (10.34%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (10.34%) Gherkin
6 3 (10.34%) WCF
6 3 (10.34%) LINQ
6 3 (10.34%) jQuery
7 2 (6.90%) RESTful
7 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (3.45%) .NET Compact Framework
8 1 (3.45%) Web Services
8 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
1 1 (3.45%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (96.55%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (75.86%) TDD
3 11 (37.93%) ETL
3 11 (37.93%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (37.93%) MVC
4 8 (27.59%) Scrum
5 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (20.69%) Test Scripting
6 6 (20.69%) Test Automation
7 5 (17.24%) Open Source
8 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
9 3 (10.34%) Integration Testing
9 3 (10.34%) Test Management
9 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (10.34%) Software Testing
9 3 (10.34%) OO
9 3 (10.34%) SDLC
10 2 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (6.90%) Test Planning
10 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 25 (86.21%) C#
2 15 (51.72%) Java
3 11 (37.93%) C++
4 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
5 6 (20.69%) SQL
6 3 (10.34%) Ruby
7 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) SOASTA, Inc
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Xamarin
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