The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 77 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 8 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.88% 2.37% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 2.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 0
Average salary £55,250 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.31% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
703 616 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 77.42% 81.05% 73.74%
Number of salaries quoted 553 501 274
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
BDD
South West

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014. 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 -20 8 £55,250 +16.31%
BDD
South West

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
2 5 (62.50%) OO
2 5 (62.50%) JMS
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) JUnit
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Spring
2 5 (62.50%) Spring Integration
3 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
4 3 (37.50%) Big Data
4 3 (37.50%) Android
4 3 (37.50%) RESTful
4 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) Pair Programming
5 2 (25.00%) Banking
5 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) Scala
5 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
5 2 (25.00%) Complex Event Processing
5 2 (25.00%) Web Development
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Ruby
5 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (25.00%) Cyber Security

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
1 3 (37.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) JUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) JMS
1 5 (62.50%) Spring
1 5 (62.50%) Spring Integration
2 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (37.50%) RESTful
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (25.00%) Play Framework
4 2 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
2 5 (62.50%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Pair Programming
4 2 (25.00%) Complex Event Processing
4 2 (25.00%) Cyber Security
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) Refactoring
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Time Management
5 1 (12.50%) Kanban
5 1 (12.50%) Web Design
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) DevOps
5 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning
5 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby
3 2 (25.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Google