The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
England / East of England
Rank 59 92 145
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +53
Permanent jobs citing BDD 238 205 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.11% 2.99% 1.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.71% 3.49% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 211 170 116
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5057 5876 6125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 87.26% 85.78% 84.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4174 4817 4880
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

BDD
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

BDD Salary Trend in the East of England

BDD
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the East of England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

BDD Salary Histogram in the East of England

BDD
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the East of England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +30 101 £45,000 -21.73% 19
Norfolk +5 57 £37,500 -12.79% 4
Cambridgeshire +8 36 £46,614 +3.58% 7
Bedfordshire -12 24 £47,500 -2.56% 2
Suffolk +4 13 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Essex +24 5 £37,500 -31.81% 1
East Anglia - 2 £60,000 -
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing BDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for BDD.

1 407 (84.97%) Agile Software Development
2 349 (72.86%) TDD
3 254 (53.03%) C#
4 240 (50.10%) .NET
5 209 (43.63%) MVC
6 193 (40.29%) RESTful
7 184 (38.41%) ASP.NET
8 182 (38.00%) Scrum
9 174 (36.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 173 (36.12%) SQL Server
11 172 (35.91%) ASP.NET MVC
12 131 (27.35%) Git (software)
13 122 (25.47%) Ruby
14 121 (25.26%) Java
15 115 (24.01%) Web Application Development
16 112 (23.38%) SQL Server 2014
17 111 (23.17%) WCF
18 108 (22.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 103 (21.50%) OO
20 102 (21.29%) AngularJS
21 101 (21.09%) JavaScript
22 98 (20.46%) Selenium
23 94 (19.62%) Cucumber
24 92 (19.21%) NoSQL
24 92 (19.21%) Node.js
25 86 (17.95%) Jenkins
26 85 (17.75%) JIRA
27 82 (17.12%) Software Engineering
28 80 (16.70%) Finance
29 76 (15.87%) SOLID

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 40 (8.35%) Confluence
2 23 (4.80%) Apache ServiceMix
3 14 (2.92%) WebSphere
4 13 (2.71%) CMS
5 7 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (1.46%) IIS
5 7 (1.46%) Sitecore CMS
5 7 (1.46%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.42%) Apache
6 2 (0.42%) NServiceBus
6 2 (0.42%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.42%) WordPress
7 1 (0.21%) JBoss
7 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
Applications
1 24 (5.01%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (2.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.42%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 37 (7.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (6.05%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (3.34%) GitHub
4 4 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.84%) SaaS
5 2 (0.42%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.88%) HTTP
2 7 (1.46%) Internet
3 6 (1.25%) LDAP
3 6 (1.25%) SSL
3 6 (1.25%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.04%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (36.12%) SQL Server
2 112 (23.38%) SQL Server 2014
3 92 (19.21%) NoSQL
4 15 (3.13%) MySQL
5 11 (2.30%) Relational Database
6 8 (1.67%) MongoDB
7 6 (1.25%) Big Data
7 6 (1.25%) MarkLogic
8 5 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.42%) Couchbase
9 2 (0.42%) RavenDB
9 2 (0.42%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 131 (27.35%) Git (software)
2 98 (20.46%) Selenium
3 94 (19.62%) Cucumber
4 86 (17.95%) Jenkins
5 85 (17.75%) JIRA
6 58 (12.11%) JUnit
7 50 (10.44%) Maven
8 41 (8.56%) WebDriver
9 33 (6.89%) SpecFlow
10 27 (5.64%) Team Foundation Server
11 26 (5.43%) TeamCity
12 17 (3.55%) NUnit
13 16 (3.34%) HP UFT
13 16 (3.34%) Subversion
14 11 (2.30%) Eclipse
14 11 (2.30%) SoapUI
15 9 (1.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 9 (1.88%) JMeter
16 8 (1.67%) JBehave
17 7 (1.46%) Mockito
General
1 80 (16.70%) Finance
2 27 (5.64%) Marketing
3 21 (4.38%) Music Industry
4 14 (2.92%) Retail
5 11 (2.30%) Games
6 10 (2.09%) Advertising
7 7 (1.46%) Publishing
8 4 (0.84%) Electronics
9 1 (0.21%) Automotive
9 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 271 (56.58%) Developer
2 154 (32.15%) .NET Developer
3 96 (20.04%) C# Developer
4 69 (14.41%) Analyst
5 67 (13.99%) C# .NET Developer
6 47 (9.81%) Java Developer
7 43 (8.98%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 38 (7.93%) Tester
9 36 (7.52%) Test Analyst
10 34 (7.10%) ASP.NET Developer
10 34 (7.10%) Business Analyst
10 34 (7.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 33 (6.89%) Test Engineer
12 29 (6.05%) Web Developer
13 28 (5.85%) Java Engineer
14 27 (5.64%) Developer in Test
14 27 (5.64%) Social Media Developer
15 25 (5.22%) Digital Analyst
15 25 (5.22%) Digital Business Analyst
15 25 (5.22%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 240 (50.10%) .NET
2 193 (40.29%) RESTful
3 184 (38.41%) ASP.NET
4 174 (36.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 172 (35.91%) ASP.NET MVC
6 111 (23.17%) WCF
7 108 (22.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 102 (21.29%) AngularJS
9 92 (19.21%) Node.js
10 74 (15.45%) HTML
11 71 (14.82%) .NET Framework
12 58 (12.11%) Entity Framework
13 56 (11.69%) KnockoutJS
14 54 (11.27%) CSS
14 54 (11.27%) Spring
15 52 (10.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 48 (10.02%) Code First Entity Framework
17 40 (8.35%) REST
17 40 (8.35%) Web Services
18 39 (8.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 29 (6.05%) Enterprise Software
2 28 (5.85%) BBC
3 27 (5.64%) Social Media
4 25 (5.22%) Mobile App
5 22 (4.59%) Virtual Team
6 16 (3.34%) Computer Science
7 15 (3.13%) Algorithms
7 15 (3.13%) Data Structures
8 13 (2.71%) User Experience
9 9 (1.88%) Tandem
10 6 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (0.84%) Digital Media
11 4 (0.84%) RIA
12 3 (0.63%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 1 (0.21%) Data Integration
14 1 (0.21%) Internet of Things
14 1 (0.21%) Inversion of Control
14 1 (0.21%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 15 (3.13%) Windows
2 11 (2.30%) Linux
3 7 (1.46%) Unix
4 4 (0.84%) Android
4 4 (0.84%) Apple iOS
4 4 (0.84%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.42%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 407 (84.97%) Agile Software Development
2 349 (72.86%) TDD
3 209 (43.63%) MVC
4 182 (38.00%) Scrum
5 115 (24.01%) Web Application Development
6 103 (21.50%) OO
7 82 (17.12%) Software Engineering
8 76 (15.87%) SOLID
9 62 (12.94%) Continuous Integration
9 62 (12.94%) Web Development
10 59 (12.32%) E-Commerce
11 56 (11.69%) Coaching
12 54 (11.27%) Continuous Improvement
13 51 (10.65%) Kanban
13 51 (10.65%) User Stories
14 50 (10.44%) Software Delivery
14 50 (10.44%) Test Automation
15 47 (9.81%) Mentoring
16 40 (8.35%) SDLC
16 40 (8.35%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 254 (53.03%) C#
2 122 (25.47%) Ruby
3 121 (25.26%) Java
4 101 (21.09%) JavaScript
5 50 (10.44%) SQL
6 21 (4.38%) Python
7 19 (3.97%) ES6
7 19 (3.97%) VB
8 18 (3.76%) VB.NET
9 13 (2.71%) PowerShell
10 12 (2.51%) XAML
11 11 (2.30%) T-SQL
12 8 (1.67%) TypeScript
13 6 (1.25%) C++
13 6 (1.25%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.84%) F#
14 4 (0.84%) PHP
15 3 (0.63%) C
15 3 (0.63%) Erlang
15 3 (0.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 37 (7.72%) Degree
2 27 (5.64%) ISTQB
3 24 (5.01%) ISEB
4 11 (2.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (12.32%) QA
2 14 (2.92%) SDET
3 2 (0.42%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 8 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
1 8 (1.67%) Tivoli
2 3 (0.63%) Kibana
2 3 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.42%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.21%) Ansible
4 1 (0.21%) logstash
4 1 (0.21%) Puppet
Vendors
1 64 (13.36%) Microsoft
2 35 (7.31%) Facebook
3 32 (6.68%) Google
4 27 (5.64%) Apple
4 27 (5.64%) Sony
4 27 (5.64%) Yahoo!
5 23 (4.80%) Red Hat
6 14 (2.92%) Xamarin
7 9 (1.88%) IBM
8 8 (1.67%) Atlassian
8 8 (1.67%) HP
9 7 (1.46%) Sitecore
10 4 (0.84%) Oracle
11 3 (0.63%) CA Agile Central
11 3 (0.63%) hybris
12 1 (0.21%) Virgin Media
Suffolk
Noir Consulting
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £45,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £48,000 to £52,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Limited
Salary: training + career progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Proactive Appointments
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lowestoft, Suffolk
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £45k - 60k per year + package
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Norwich
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redgate
Posted: 5 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits + training + career progr
Posted: 5 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, 27 days holidays
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago