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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 95 64 157
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +93
Permanent jobs citing BDD 84 141 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.62% 3.83% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.02% 4.53% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 69 139 35
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -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
2783 3113 3375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 86.94% 84.52% 88.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2259 2526 2730
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 +5 42 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Nottinghamshire -11 26 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Derbyshire -9 13 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Leicestershire -12 1 £40,000 -11.11%
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 172 (87.76%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (78.57%) TDD
3 128 (65.31%) C#
4 119 (60.71%) MVC
5 109 (55.61%) .NET
6 98 (50.00%) Git (software)
7 92 (46.94%) SQL Server
8 86 (43.88%) ASP.NET
8 86 (43.88%) Scrum
9 80 (40.82%) ASP.NET MVC
10 75 (38.27%) Web Application Development
10 75 (38.27%) SQL Server 2014
10 75 (38.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 72 (36.73%) WCF
12 71 (36.22%) ASP.NET Web API
13 70 (35.71%) Java
14 68 (34.69%) NoSQL
14 68 (34.69%) Node.js
14 68 (34.69%) RESTful
15 62 (31.63%) User Stories
16 60 (30.61%) Ruby
17 53 (27.04%) Web Services
18 52 (26.53%) OO
19 51 (26.02%) SDLC
20 49 (25.00%) Software Engineering
21 47 (23.98%) Continuous Integration
22 39 (19.90%) .NET Framework
23 38 (19.39%) SQL
23 38 (19.39%) Entity Framework
24 37 (18.88%) Continuous Improvement

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 68 (34.69%) Node.js
2 5 (2.55%) JBoss
2 5 (2.55%) WildFly
3 3 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.53%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.53%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (1.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.06%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.53%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.53%) Office 365
3 3 (1.53%) Yammer
4 2 (1.02%) GitHub
4 2 (1.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.06%) HTTP
2 3 (1.53%) SMPP
3 2 (1.02%) Internet
4 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (46.94%) SQL Server
2 75 (38.27%) SQL Server 2014
3 68 (34.69%) NoSQL
4 28 (14.29%) MySQL
5 21 (10.71%) MongoDB
6 19 (9.69%) Apache Hive
7 10 (5.10%) Relational Database
8 6 (3.06%) Couchbase
8 6 (3.06%) CouchDB
9 3 (1.53%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (1.53%) Redis
9 3 (1.53%) Riak
Development Applications
1 98 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 35 (17.86%) Selenium
3 34 (17.35%) Cucumber
4 30 (15.31%) JUnit
5 19 (9.69%) NUnit
6 18 (9.18%) WebDriver
7 16 (8.16%) HP UFT
8 10 (5.10%) Rhino Mocks
9 4 (2.04%) SpecFlow
10 3 (1.53%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.53%) ReSharper
10 3 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.02%) JIRA
12 1 (0.51%) Appium
12 1 (0.51%) Gatling
12 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (16.84%) Retail
2 16 (8.16%) Finance
3 13 (6.63%) Advertising
4 6 (3.06%) Games
5 5 (2.55%) Marketing
6 4 (2.04%) Banking
6 4 (2.04%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.04%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.51%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 105 (53.57%) Developer
2 79 (40.31%) .NET Developer
3 48 (24.49%) C# Developer
4 45 (22.96%) ASP.NET Developer
4 45 (22.96%) C# .NET Developer
4 45 (22.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 41 (20.92%) Software Engineer
6 40 (20.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 18 (9.18%) Java Engineer
8 17 (8.67%) Analyst
9 15 (7.65%) Automation Tester
9 15 (7.65%) Tester
10 13 (6.63%) Business Analyst
10 13 (6.63%) C# Software Engineer
10 13 (6.63%) E-Commerce Analyst
10 13 (6.63%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
10 13 (6.63%) Java Software Engineer
11 12 (6.12%) Agile Business Analyst
12 9 (4.59%) Java Developer
12 9 (4.59%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (55.61%) .NET
2 86 (43.88%) ASP.NET
3 80 (40.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 75 (38.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 72 (36.73%) WCF
6 71 (36.22%) ASP.NET Web API
7 68 (34.69%) RESTful
8 53 (27.04%) Web Services
9 39 (19.90%) .NET Framework
10 38 (19.39%) Entity Framework
11 36 (18.37%) Spring
11 36 (18.37%) Spring MVC
12 35 (17.86%) Code First Entity Framework
13 32 (16.33%) JSON
14 30 (15.31%) J2EE
14 30 (15.31%) REST
15 20 (10.20%) Gherkin
16 13 (6.63%) AngularJS
17 12 (6.12%) LINQ
18 10 (5.10%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.27%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.57%) Mainframe
4 5 (2.55%) N-Tier
5 4 (2.04%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.02%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.02%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (12.76%) Unix
2 7 (3.57%) Linux
3 5 (2.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (87.76%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (78.57%) TDD
3 119 (60.71%) MVC
4 86 (43.88%) Scrum
5 75 (38.27%) Web Application Development
6 62 (31.63%) User Stories
7 52 (26.53%) OO
8 51 (26.02%) SDLC
9 49 (25.00%) Software Engineering
10 47 (23.98%) Continuous Integration
11 37 (18.88%) Continuous Improvement
12 32 (16.33%) OOP
13 30 (15.31%) OOD
14 28 (14.29%) Mentoring
15 26 (13.27%) Business Intelligence
16 22 (11.22%) Procedural Programming
17 19 (9.69%) Automated Testing
17 19 (9.69%) E-Commerce
18 12 (6.12%) Kanban
19 10 (5.10%) Scrum-ban
Programming Languages
1 128 (65.31%) C#
2 70 (35.71%) Java
3 60 (30.61%) Ruby
4 38 (19.39%) SQL
5 25 (12.76%) VB
5 25 (12.76%) VB.NET
6 16 (8.16%) COBOL
7 9 (4.59%) C
7 9 (4.59%) JavaScript
8 4 (2.04%) F#
9 3 (1.53%) C++
10 2 (1.02%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.51%) PHP
11 1 (0.51%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (2.55%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.51%) ISEB
2 1 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.10%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (11.22%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.67%) Google
3 9 (4.59%) hybris
3 9 (4.59%) Oracle
4 3 (1.53%) Facebook
4 3 (1.53%) Infor
4 3 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (1.53%) SAP
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