The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 68 82 163
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +81
Permanent jobs citing BDD 106 97 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.35% 3.05% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.87% 3.60% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 72 96 33
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.43%
BDD
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2741 2696 3164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 86.58% 84.83% 87.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2089 2217 2559
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

BDD
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

BDD Salary Trend in the East Midlands

BDD
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

BDD
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
Northamptonshire +16 51 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Nottinghamshire +26 34 £46,250 +15.62% 2
Derbyshire -6 11 £40,000 - 1
Leicestershire -12 10 £40,000 +14.28%
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

1 197 (80.41%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (72.65%) TDD
3 153 (62.45%) C#
4 135 (55.10%) MVC
5 114 (46.53%) .NET
6 108 (44.08%) Scrum
7 107 (43.67%) Git (software)
8 104 (42.45%) Java
9 102 (41.63%) SQL Server
10 97 (39.59%) ASP.NET
11 95 (38.78%) ASP.NET MVC
12 87 (35.51%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 86 (35.10%) SQL Server 2014
13 86 (35.10%) Web Application Development
14 81 (33.06%) ASP.NET Web API
15 79 (32.24%) RESTful
16 78 (31.84%) Node.js
17 77 (31.43%) NoSQL
18 76 (31.02%) WCF
19 72 (29.39%) Ruby
20 61 (24.90%) User Stories
21 54 (22.04%) .NET Framework
22 52 (21.22%) Web Services
23 48 (19.59%) Software Engineering
24 47 (19.18%) Entity Framework
25 46 (18.78%) SDLC
26 45 (18.37%) Selenium
26 45 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
27 43 (17.55%) OO
28 40 (16.33%) Spring

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 78 (31.84%) Node.js
2 7 (2.86%) JBoss
2 7 (2.86%) WildFly
3 4 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (1.63%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.63%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.41%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.41%) IIS
4 1 (0.41%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 7 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.63%) Office 365
2 4 (1.63%) Yammer
3 3 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.45%) HTTP
2 2 (0.82%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.41%) DNS
3 1 (0.41%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.41%) IMAP
3 1 (0.41%) Internet
3 1 (0.41%) SMTP
3 1 (0.41%) SSL
3 1 (0.41%) WinSCP
3 1 (0.41%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (41.63%) SQL Server
2 86 (35.10%) SQL Server 2014
3 77 (31.43%) NoSQL
4 34 (13.88%) MySQL
5 24 (9.80%) Apache Hive
6 19 (7.76%) MongoDB
7 9 (3.67%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.04%) Couchbase
8 5 (2.04%) CouchDB
9 4 (1.63%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.41%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.41%) HBase
10 1 (0.41%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 107 (43.67%) Git (software)
2 45 (18.37%) Selenium
3 39 (15.92%) Cucumber
4 33 (13.47%) JUnit
5 29 (11.84%) WebDriver
6 27 (11.02%) HP UFT
7 16 (6.53%) NUnit
8 10 (4.08%) Gatling
8 10 (4.08%) Rhino Mocks
9 7 (2.86%) Moq
10 6 (2.45%) SpecFlow
10 6 (2.45%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (1.63%) Eclipse
11 4 (1.63%) JIRA
11 4 (1.63%) Subversion
12 3 (1.22%) Jasmine
13 2 (0.82%) Visual Studio
14 1 (0.41%) Jenkins
14 1 (0.41%) Karma Test Runner
14 1 (0.41%) Vagrant
General
1 33 (13.47%) Retail
2 25 (10.20%) Finance
3 8 (3.27%) Advertising
3 8 (3.27%) Games
4 7 (2.86%) Marketing
5 4 (1.63%) Banking
5 4 (1.63%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.22%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.82%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 117 (47.76%) Developer
2 89 (36.33%) .NET Developer
3 46 (18.78%) C# Developer
4 45 (18.37%) C# .NET Developer
5 44 (17.96%) ASP.NET Developer
5 44 (17.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 42 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 41 (16.73%) Software Engineer
8 37 (15.10%) Tester
9 23 (9.39%) Analyst
10 22 (8.98%) Java Engineer
11 19 (7.76%) Business Analyst
12 17 (6.94%) C# Software Engineer
12 17 (6.94%) Java Software Engineer
13 16 (6.53%) Java Developer
13 16 (6.53%) Senior Software Engineer
14 15 (6.12%) E-Commerce Analyst
14 15 (6.12%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
15 14 (5.71%) Automated Tester
15 14 (5.71%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (46.53%) .NET
2 97 (39.59%) ASP.NET
3 95 (38.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 87 (35.51%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 81 (33.06%) ASP.NET Web API
6 79 (32.24%) RESTful
7 76 (31.02%) WCF
8 54 (22.04%) .NET Framework
9 52 (21.22%) Web Services
10 47 (19.18%) Entity Framework
11 40 (16.33%) J2EE
11 40 (16.33%) Spring
11 40 (16.33%) Spring MVC
12 36 (14.69%) JSON
12 36 (14.69%) REST
13 27 (11.02%) Gherkin
14 23 (9.39%) HTML
15 11 (4.49%) AngularJS
15 11 (4.49%) CSS
16 10 (4.08%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.84%) Enterprise Software
2 24 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.86%) N-Tier
4 5 (2.04%) Mainframe
5 4 (1.63%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.63%) User Experience
6 2 (0.82%) Blog
7 1 (0.41%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 30 (12.24%) Unix
2 6 (2.45%) Linux
3 5 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (80.41%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (72.65%) TDD
3 135 (55.10%) MVC
4 108 (44.08%) Scrum
5 86 (35.10%) Web Application Development
6 61 (24.90%) User Stories
7 48 (19.59%) Software Engineering
8 46 (18.78%) SDLC
9 45 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
10 43 (17.55%) OO
11 37 (15.10%) OOP
12 35 (14.29%) E-Commerce
12 35 (14.29%) OOD
13 33 (13.47%) Mentoring
14 30 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
15 23 (9.39%) Automated Testing
15 23 (9.39%) Continuous Improvement
16 21 (8.57%) Procedural Programming
17 20 (8.16%) Automation Testing
18 18 (7.35%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 153 (62.45%) C#
2 104 (42.45%) Java
3 72 (29.39%) Ruby
4 35 (14.29%) SQL
5 26 (10.61%) VB
5 26 (10.61%) VB.NET
6 25 (10.20%) JavaScript
7 10 (4.08%) Scala
8 7 (2.86%) COBOL
9 4 (1.63%) F#
10 3 (1.22%) C++
11 2 (0.82%) C
11 2 (0.82%) CoffeeScript
11 2 (0.82%) PHP
11 2 (0.82%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.82%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.41%) Python
12 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (4.49%) Degree
2 10 (4.08%) ISTQB
3 6 (2.45%) ISEB
4 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.41%) Ansible
1 1 (0.41%) HP Operations Orchestration
1 1 (0.41%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.41%) Mesos
1 1 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.41%) Puppet
1 1 (0.41%) WMI
Vendors
1 17 (6.94%) Google
2 16 (6.53%) Microsoft
3 12 (4.90%) Oracle
4 9 (3.67%) hybris
5 5 (2.04%) Facebook
6 4 (1.63%) Infor
6 4 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.63%) SAP
7 1 (0.41%) CommVault
7 1 (0.41%) HP
7 1 (0.41%) Zerto
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