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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 79 139 117
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -22
Permanent jobs citing BDD 90 38 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.86% 1.05% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.47% 1.25% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 89 37 46
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
2591 3030 2430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 82.31% 84.10% 81.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2145 2470 2141
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 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
Northamptonshire +20 31 £40,000 -44.82% 2
Leicestershire +41 23 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Derbyshire - 15 £40,000 - 2
Nottinghamshire +15 14 £40,000 - 1
Lincolnshire +3 7 £62,500 +78.57%
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

1 127 (79.38%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (77.50%) TDD
3 122 (76.25%) C#
3 122 (76.25%) MVC
4 121 (75.63%) .NET
5 120 (75.00%) ASP.NET
6 118 (73.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 114 (71.25%) SQL Server
8 106 (66.25%) Web Application Development
9 88 (55.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 86 (53.75%) RESTful
11 74 (46.25%) Git (software)
12 73 (45.63%) Ruby
12 73 (45.63%) WCF
13 72 (45.00%) NoSQL
14 71 (44.38%) Node.js
15 66 (41.25%) Scrum
16 30 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
16 30 (18.75%) Cucumber
17 27 (16.88%) Kanban
18 25 (15.63%) .NET Framework
19 24 (15.00%) VB.NET
20 23 (14.38%) VB
20 23 (14.38%) NHibernate
20 23 (14.38%) NUnit
20 23 (14.38%) Rhino Mocks
20 23 (14.38%) Moq
21 22 (13.75%) User Stories
21 22 (13.75%) WPF
21 22 (13.75%) MVVM

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 71 (44.38%) Node.js
2 5 (3.13%) CMS
2 5 (3.13%) DNN
2 5 (3.13%) Umbraco
2 5 (3.13%) Immediacy CMS
2 5 (3.13%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (3.13%) Kentico
2 5 (3.13%) Sitefinity
3 3 (1.88%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (13.75%) Internet
2 1 (0.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (71.25%) SQL Server
2 72 (45.00%) NoSQL
3 5 (3.13%) MySQL
3 5 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.25%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.63%) DTS
5 1 (0.63%) CouchDB
5 1 (0.63%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 74 (46.25%) Git (software)
2 30 (18.75%) Cucumber
3 23 (14.38%) NUnit
3 23 (14.38%) Rhino Mocks
3 23 (14.38%) Moq
4 12 (7.50%) Calabash
5 5 (3.13%) Selenium
6 3 (1.88%) FxCop
6 3 (1.88%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.25%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.25%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.63%) Subversion
8 1 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.63%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (8.75%) Retail
2 6 (3.75%) Banking
2 6 (3.75%) Games
3 5 (3.13%) Finance
4 4 (2.50%) Music Industry
4 4 (2.50%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.88%) Advertising
5 3 (1.88%) Marketing
6 1 (0.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 121 (75.63%) Developer
2 111 (69.38%) .NET Developer
3 31 (19.38%) Analyst
4 16 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 14 (8.75%) Agile Business Analyst
6 10 (6.25%) QA Analyst
7 7 (4.38%) C# Developer
8 5 (3.13%) Tester
9 4 (2.50%) ScrumMaster
9 4 (2.50%) Test Analyst
9 4 (2.50%) Project Manager
10 2 (1.25%) Agile .NET Developer
10 2 (1.25%) Graduate
10 2 (1.25%) Junior
10 2 (1.25%) Programmer
10 2 (1.25%) Software Developer
10 2 (1.25%) Junior .NET Developer
10 2 (1.25%) Technical Tester
10 2 (1.25%) Junior Developer
11 1 (0.63%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (75.63%) .NET
2 120 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 118 (73.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 88 (55.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 86 (53.75%) RESTful
6 73 (45.63%) WCF
7 25 (15.63%) .NET Framework
8 23 (14.38%) NHibernate
9 22 (13.75%) WPF
10 21 (13.13%) WinForms
10 21 (13.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 8 (5.00%) HTML
12 7 (4.38%) CSS
13 5 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 3 (1.88%) Web Services
14 3 (1.88%) jQuery
14 3 (1.88%) CSS3
14 3 (1.88%) Razor View Engine
15 2 (1.25%) REST
15 2 (1.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.50%) Streaming Music
2 15 (9.38%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.13%) Tandem
3 5 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (1.88%) Informatics
4 3 (1.88%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.25%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.25%) EPoS
6 1 (0.63%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.63%) Open Source
6 1 (0.63%) New Media
6 1 (0.63%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 21 (13.13%) Windows
2 15 (9.38%) Android
3 14 (8.75%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.63%) Linux
4 1 (0.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (79.38%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (77.50%) TDD
3 122 (76.25%) MVC
4 106 (66.25%) Web Application Development
5 66 (41.25%) Scrum
6 30 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
7 27 (16.88%) Kanban
8 22 (13.75%) User Stories
8 22 (13.75%) MVVM
9 21 (13.13%) E-Commerce
10 16 (10.00%) Test Automation
10 16 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (9.38%) Dependency Injection
11 15 (9.38%) Business Analysis
12 13 (8.13%) Mobile Commerce
13 9 (5.63%) Content Management
14 7 (4.38%) Automated Testing
14 7 (4.38%) Manual Testing
14 7 (4.38%) User Acceptance Testing
14 7 (4.38%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 122 (76.25%) C#
2 73 (45.63%) Ruby
3 24 (15.00%) VB.NET
4 23 (14.38%) VB
5 12 (7.50%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.50%) Java
6 4 (2.50%) SQL
7 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (3.13%) Degree
2 3 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (1.88%) MCP
2 3 (1.88%) MCAD
2 3 (1.88%) MCSD
2 3 (1.88%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.88%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (4.38%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.13%) Alterian
2 5 (3.13%) EPiServer
2 5 (3.13%) Sitecore
2 5 (3.13%) Ektron
3 3 (1.88%) Facebook
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