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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 83 156 169
Rank change year-on-year
+73 +13
Permanent jobs citing BDD 215 123 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.26% 1.65% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.76% 1.98% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 199 103 118
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,250 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.50% +3.04%
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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5714 6215 6865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 86.52% 83.22% 81.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4744 5077 5646
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 27 May 2016.

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 27 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +40 71 £65,000 +30.00% 7
Bedfordshire +40 57 £57,500 +15.00% 7
Suffolk +45 40 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Cambridgeshire +3 33 £40,000 - 4
Norfolk +22 6 £44,150 - 2
Essex -6 6 £35,000 -12.50% 2
East Anglia - 2 £60,000 -
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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.

1 386 (90.82%) Agile Software Development
2 320 (75.29%) TDD
3 248 (58.35%) C#
4 221 (52.00%) .NET
5 200 (47.06%) MVC
6 195 (45.88%) ASP.NET
7 177 (41.65%) ASP.NET MVC
8 170 (40.00%) Scrum
9 162 (38.12%) SQL Server
10 156 (36.71%) RESTful
11 152 (35.76%) WCF
12 142 (33.41%) ASP.NET Web API
13 139 (32.71%) Web Application Development
14 136 (32.00%) Git (software)
15 134 (31.53%) SQL Server 2014
16 131 (30.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 114 (26.82%) Java
18 111 (26.12%) OO
19 104 (24.47%) JavaScript
20 102 (24.00%) Selenium
21 99 (23.29%) Ruby
22 92 (21.65%) NoSQL
23 91 (21.41%) JIRA
24 82 (19.29%) Node.js
25 80 (18.82%) Cucumber
26 76 (17.88%) SQL
27 70 (16.47%) Games
27 70 (16.47%) .NET Framework
28 69 (16.24%) Microsoft
29 67 (15.76%) Entity Framework

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 82 (19.29%) Node.js
2 26 (6.12%) NServiceBus
3 17 (4.00%) Apache ServiceMix
4 12 (2.82%) CMS
5 8 (1.88%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (1.65%) Confluence
7 6 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (1.18%) Apache
8 5 (1.18%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.71%) IIS
10 2 (0.47%) DNN
10 2 (0.47%) Kentico
10 2 (0.47%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.47%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.24%) JBoss
Applications
1 51 (12.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 27 (6.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (4.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.82%) GitHub
4 6 (1.41%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 30 (7.06%) Internet
2 18 (4.24%) Wireshark
3 5 (1.18%) HTTP
3 5 (1.18%) LDAP
3 5 (1.18%) SSL
3 5 (1.18%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (38.12%) SQL Server
2 134 (31.53%) SQL Server 2014
3 92 (21.65%) NoSQL
4 26 (6.12%) MongoDB
5 23 (5.41%) RavenDB
6 6 (1.41%) Couchbase
6 6 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (0.94%) MySQL
9 3 (0.71%) Data Mining
9 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.24%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 136 (32.00%) Git (software)
2 102 (24.00%) Selenium
3 91 (21.41%) JIRA
4 80 (18.82%) Cucumber
5 62 (14.59%) Jenkins
6 58 (13.65%) NUnit
7 44 (10.35%) JUnit
8 38 (8.94%) WebDriver
9 34 (8.00%) Maven
9 34 (8.00%) SpecFlow
10 31 (7.29%) TeamCity
11 27 (6.35%) Subversion
12 24 (5.65%) HP UFT
12 24 (5.65%) SoapUI
13 23 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
14 22 (5.18%) Rhino Mocks
15 20 (4.71%) JBehave
16 18 (4.24%) Fiddler
17 11 (2.59%) Jasmine
18 9 (2.12%) Moq
General
1 70 (16.47%) Games
2 39 (9.18%) Finance
3 22 (5.18%) Advertising
4 20 (4.71%) Retail
5 14 (3.29%) Banking
6 8 (1.88%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.71%) Music Industry
8 2 (0.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 277 (65.18%) Developer
2 194 (45.65%) .NET Developer
3 89 (20.94%) C# Developer
4 76 (17.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 54 (12.71%) Senior Developer
6 53 (12.47%) ASP.NET Developer
6 53 (12.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 48 (11.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 41 (9.65%) Analyst
9 35 (8.24%) Lead Developer
10 33 (7.76%) Test Analyst
11 32 (7.53%) Lead .NET Developer
12 31 (7.29%) Senior C# Developer
13 30 (7.06%) Senior .NET Developer
14 28 (6.59%) Senior C# .NET Developer
15 27 (6.35%) Tester
16 25 (5.88%) Social Media Developer
17 24 (5.65%) Java Developer
17 24 (5.65%) Software Engineer
17 24 (5.65%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 221 (52.00%) .NET
2 195 (45.88%) ASP.NET
3 177 (41.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 156 (36.71%) RESTful
5 152 (35.76%) WCF
6 142 (33.41%) ASP.NET Web API
7 131 (30.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 70 (16.47%) .NET Framework
9 67 (15.76%) Entity Framework
10 65 (15.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 63 (14.82%) HTML
12 62 (14.59%) AngularJS
13 55 (12.94%) KnockoutJS
14 54 (12.71%) Web Services
15 46 (10.82%) CSS
15 46 (10.82%) REST
16 45 (10.59%) Code First Entity Framework
16 45 (10.59%) jQuery
17 43 (10.12%) SOAP
17 43 (10.12%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (9.41%) Enterprise Software
2 25 (5.88%) BBC
2 25 (5.88%) Social Media
3 14 (3.29%) Online Games
4 12 (2.82%) Computer Science
4 12 (2.82%) RIA
5 11 (2.59%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.35%) Algorithms
7 9 (2.12%) Data Structures
8 8 (1.88%) Fintech
9 4 (0.94%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (0.94%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.71%) Streaming Music
11 2 (0.47%) User Experience
12 1 (0.24%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 13 (3.06%) Windows
2 10 (2.35%) Android
2 10 (2.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 386 (90.82%) Agile Software Development
2 320 (75.29%) TDD
3 200 (47.06%) MVC
4 170 (40.00%) Scrum
5 139 (32.71%) Web Application Development
6 111 (26.12%) OO
7 64 (15.06%) Software Engineering
8 55 (12.94%) Continuous Integration
9 52 (12.24%) SOLID
10 50 (11.76%) E-Commerce
11 46 (10.82%) Test Automation
12 43 (10.12%) Software Testing
13 42 (9.88%) Automated Testing
14 41 (9.65%) API Testing
15 38 (8.94%) Pair Programming
16 32 (7.53%) Unit Testing
17 30 (7.06%) Continuous Improvement
17 30 (7.06%) CRM
17 30 (7.06%) Waterfall
18 29 (6.82%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 248 (58.35%) C#
2 114 (26.82%) Java
3 104 (24.47%) JavaScript
4 99 (23.29%) Ruby
5 76 (17.88%) SQL
6 36 (8.47%) Python
7 24 (5.65%) C++
8 23 (5.41%) Perl
9 18 (4.24%) PowerShell
9 18 (4.24%) T-SQL
10 17 (4.00%) Bash Shell
11 14 (3.29%) XAML
12 13 (3.06%) VB
13 6 (1.41%) PHP
14 3 (0.71%) ES6
14 3 (0.71%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.71%) VBScript
15 1 (0.24%) F#
15 1 (0.24%) Go
15 1 (0.24%) Rust
Qualifications
1 25 (5.88%) Degree
2 11 (2.59%) ISEB
3 7 (1.65%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.24%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (12.94%) QA
2 10 (2.35%) SDET
Systems Management
1 8 (1.88%) Puppet
2 6 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (1.18%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.47%) Ansible
4 2 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 69 (16.24%) Microsoft
2 36 (8.47%) Facebook
3 25 (5.88%) Apple
3 25 (5.88%) Google
3 25 (5.88%) Sony
3 25 (5.88%) Yahoo!
4 17 (4.00%) Red Hat
5 15 (3.53%) HP
5 15 (3.53%) Sitecore
6 10 (2.35%) Oracle
7 8 (1.88%) WorldPay
8 5 (1.18%) IBM
9 4 (0.94%) Twitter
10 3 (0.71%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.47%) Ektron
11 2 (0.47%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.47%) Xamarin
12 1 (0.24%) Coverity
12 1 (0.24%) Zend
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