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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 103 127 106
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -21
Permanent jobs citing BDD 79 37 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.16% 1.15% 2.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.63% 1.49% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 76 35 71
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
3001 2479 2659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 82.17% 76.82% 78.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2521 2039 2276
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 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
Northamptonshire -8 30 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Leicestershire +16 20 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Nottinghamshire +13 20 £40,000 - 2
Derbyshire - 9 £37,500 - 1
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

1 117 (89.31%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (87.79%) TDD
3 92 (70.23%) MVC
3 92 (70.23%) .NET
4 91 (69.47%) SQL Server
4 91 (69.47%) ASP.NET
4 91 (69.47%) C#
5 88 (67.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 84 (64.12%) Web Application Development
7 76 (58.02%) Scrum
8 64 (48.85%) WCF
9 50 (38.17%) Kanban
10 45 (34.35%) ASP.NET Web API
11 42 (32.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 42 (32.06%) SQL Server 2012
11 42 (32.06%) RESTful
12 40 (30.53%) Rhino Mocks
12 40 (30.53%) Moq
12 40 (30.53%) NUnit
12 40 (30.53%) NHibernate
13 39 (29.77%) Ruby
14 35 (26.72%) Git (software)
14 35 (26.72%) Razor View Engine
15 34 (25.95%) NoSQL
16 32 (24.43%) Node.js
17 26 (19.85%) MVVM
17 26 (19.85%) WPF
17 26 (19.85%) Streaming Music
17 26 (19.85%) WinForms
17 26 (19.85%) Windows

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 32 (24.43%) Node.js
2 4 (3.05%) Apache
2 4 (3.05%) WordPress
3 3 (2.29%) IIS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.05%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 22 (16.79%) Internet
2 8 (6.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (69.47%) SQL Server
2 42 (32.06%) SQL Server 2012
3 34 (25.95%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.29%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.53%) CouchDB
5 2 (1.53%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.76%) DTS
Development Applications
1 40 (30.53%) Rhino Mocks
1 40 (30.53%) Moq
1 40 (30.53%) NUnit
2 35 (26.72%) Git (software)
3 16 (12.21%) Cucumber
4 10 (7.63%) Selenium
5 9 (6.87%) Calabash
6 6 (4.58%) WebDriver
7 4 (3.05%) SpecFlow
8 3 (2.29%) FxCop
9 2 (1.53%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.53%) JUnit
9 2 (1.53%) Maven
9 2 (1.53%) WATIR
9 2 (1.53%) FitNesse
9 2 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.53%) Jasmine
9 2 (1.53%) Sahi
9 2 (1.53%) Selenium IDE
10 1 (0.76%) MSTest
General
1 12 (9.16%) Retail
2 11 (8.40%) Music Industry
3 10 (7.63%) Advertising
4 7 (5.34%) Finance
4 7 (5.34%) Games
5 6 (4.58%) Marketing
5 6 (4.58%) Banking
6 5 (3.82%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.53%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.53%) Legal
8 1 (0.76%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 103 (78.63%) Developer
2 87 (66.41%) .NET Developer
3 11 (8.40%) Analyst
4 10 (7.63%) Agile Business Analyst
4 10 (7.63%) Business Analyst
5 7 (5.34%) Java Developer
6 6 (4.58%) Senior Developer
6 6 (4.58%) Tester
6 6 (4.58%) Web Developer
6 6 (4.58%) ScrumMaster
7 5 (3.82%) Senior Web Developer
7 5 (3.82%) Project Manager
8 4 (3.05%) C# Developer
9 3 (2.29%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (1.53%) Programmer
10 2 (1.53%) Test Engineer
10 2 (1.53%) Technical Tester
10 2 (1.53%) QA Engineer
10 2 (1.53%) Automation Tester
11 1 (0.76%) Agile Coach
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (70.23%) .NET
2 91 (69.47%) ASP.NET
3 88 (67.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 64 (48.85%) WCF
5 45 (34.35%) ASP.NET Web API
6 42 (32.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 42 (32.06%) RESTful
7 40 (30.53%) NHibernate
8 35 (26.72%) Razor View Engine
9 26 (19.85%) WPF
9 26 (19.85%) WinForms
10 12 (9.16%) CSS
11 10 (7.63%) HTML
12 7 (5.34%) .NET Framework
13 5 (3.82%) Ajax
14 4 (3.05%) J2EE
14 4 (3.05%) Spring
14 4 (3.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 3 (2.29%) Java EE
16 2 (1.53%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 26 (19.85%) Streaming Music
2 13 (9.92%) Mobile App
3 7 (5.34%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.58%) Social Media
5 4 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.29%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.29%) Informatics
6 3 (2.29%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.29%) Blog
6 3 (2.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.53%) Open Source
7 2 (1.53%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.53%) User Experience
8 1 (0.76%) New Media
8 1 (0.76%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 26 (19.85%) Windows
2 11 (8.40%) Android
2 11 (8.40%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.05%) UNIX
4 2 (1.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (89.31%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (87.79%) TDD
3 92 (70.23%) MVC
4 84 (64.12%) Web Application Development
5 76 (58.02%) Scrum
6 50 (38.17%) Kanban
7 26 (19.85%) MVVM
8 18 (13.74%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (12.98%) E-Commerce
10 14 (10.69%) Test Automation
11 13 (9.92%) Dependency Injection
12 12 (9.16%) User Stories
12 12 (9.16%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (8.40%) Mobile Commerce
14 10 (7.63%) Web Development
14 10 (7.63%) Content Management
14 10 (7.63%) Business Analysis
15 8 (6.11%) Unit Testing
16 6 (4.58%) Mentoring
16 6 (4.58%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 91 (69.47%) C#
2 39 (29.77%) Ruby
3 20 (15.27%) VB.NET
4 18 (13.74%) Java
4 18 (13.74%) VB
5 10 (7.63%) JavaScript
6 8 (6.11%) SQL
7 6 (4.58%) PHP
7 6 (4.58%) Python
8 2 (1.53%) Perl
8 2 (1.53%) F#
9 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (16.79%) MCP
1 22 (16.79%) MCAD
1 22 (16.79%) MCSD
1 22 (16.79%) Microsoft Certification
1 22 (16.79%) MCTS
2 5 (3.82%) Degree
3 3 (2.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.82%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (7.63%) Facebook
2 2 (1.53%) Cognizant
2 2 (1.53%) Oracle
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft
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