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 31 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 78 143 140
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -3
Permanent jobs citing BDD 211 140 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.24% 1.86% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.80% 2.20% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 191 116 117
Median salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
5546 6371 6584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 85.23% 84.63% 82.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4681 5282 5411
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 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +46 82 £65,000 +8.33% 7
Bedfordshire +56 48 £50,000 - 8
Norfolk +12 27 £49,500 - 2
Cambridgeshire -3 26 £47,500 - 2
Suffolk +12 17 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Essex +3 10 £35,000 -28.20% 2
East Anglia - 1 £60,000 -
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 383 (90.33%) Agile Software Development
2 291 (68.63%) TDD
3 234 (55.19%) C#
4 216 (50.94%) .NET
5 184 (43.40%) MVC
6 179 (42.22%) ASP.NET
7 157 (37.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 156 (36.79%) Scrum
9 149 (35.14%) SQL Server
10 140 (33.02%) RESTful
11 132 (31.13%) WCF
12 126 (29.72%) Web Application Development
13 125 (29.48%) ASP.NET Web API
14 124 (29.25%) Java
15 116 (27.36%) Git (software)
16 115 (27.12%) SQL Server 2014
17 114 (26.89%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 113 (26.65%) OO
19 106 (25.00%) Selenium
20 103 (24.29%) Ruby
21 94 (22.17%) JIRA
22 88 (20.75%) Cucumber
23 81 (19.10%) E-Commerce
24 80 (18.87%) JavaScript
25 76 (17.92%) SQL
26 70 (16.51%) Node.js
27 68 (16.04%) NoSQL
28 67 (15.80%) Web Services
29 62 (14.62%) Microsoft
30 59 (13.92%) Games

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 25 (5.90%) Confluence
2 15 (3.54%) Apache ServiceMix
2 15 (3.54%) NServiceBus
3 13 (3.07%) CMS
4 11 (2.59%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (1.42%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.18%) Apache
6 5 (1.18%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.94%) JBoss
8 3 (0.71%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.47%) DNN
9 2 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.47%) IIS
9 2 (0.47%) Kentico
9 2 (0.47%) Umbraco
Applications
1 44 (10.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 27 (6.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 34 (8.02%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (4.25%) GitHub
2 18 (4.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.47%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 41 (9.67%) Internet
2 6 (1.42%) Wireshark
3 3 (0.71%) HTTP
3 3 (0.71%) LDAP
3 3 (0.71%) SSL
3 3 (0.71%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (35.14%) SQL Server
2 115 (27.12%) SQL Server 2014
3 68 (16.04%) NoSQL
4 11 (2.59%) MongoDB
5 7 (1.65%) RavenDB
6 4 (0.94%) Data Mining
6 4 (0.94%) MySQL
7 3 (0.71%) Couchbase
7 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 116 (27.36%) Git (software)
2 106 (25.00%) Selenium
3 94 (22.17%) JIRA
4 88 (20.75%) Cucumber
5 59 (13.92%) Jenkins
6 49 (11.56%) SpecFlow
7 46 (10.85%) JUnit
8 43 (10.14%) WebDriver
9 36 (8.49%) HP UFT
9 36 (8.49%) NUnit
10 31 (7.31%) Team Foundation Server
11 24 (5.66%) JBehave
12 22 (5.19%) Maven
13 21 (4.95%) TeamCity
14 20 (4.72%) SoapUI
15 15 (3.54%) Rhino Mocks
16 14 (3.30%) Jasmine
16 14 (3.30%) Subversion
17 12 (2.83%) JMeter
18 8 (1.89%) Ranorex
General
1 59 (13.92%) Games
2 56 (13.21%) Finance
3 20 (4.72%) Marketing
4 19 (4.48%) Retail
5 16 (3.77%) Banking
6 8 (1.89%) Advertising
6 8 (1.89%) Music Industry
6 8 (1.89%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.47%) Electronics
7 2 (0.47%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 250 (58.96%) Developer
2 166 (39.15%) .NET Developer
3 67 (15.80%) C# Developer
4 58 (13.68%) Analyst
5 48 (11.32%) C# .NET Developer
6 38 (8.96%) Senior Developer
7 36 (8.49%) Test Analyst
8 34 (8.02%) Java Developer
8 34 (8.02%) Tester
9 32 (7.55%) Test Engineer
10 27 (6.37%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 27 (6.37%) Lead Developer
11 26 (6.13%) ASP.NET Developer
11 26 (6.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 26 (6.13%) Social Media Developer
12 23 (5.42%) Automation Test Analyst
12 23 (5.42%) Automation Tester
12 23 (5.42%) Lead .NET Developer
12 23 (5.42%) Test Automation Engineer
13 22 (5.19%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 216 (50.94%) .NET
2 179 (42.22%) ASP.NET
3 157 (37.03%) ASP.NET MVC
4 140 (33.02%) RESTful
5 132 (31.13%) WCF
6 125 (29.48%) ASP.NET Web API
7 114 (26.89%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 70 (16.51%) Node.js
9 67 (15.80%) Web Services
10 55 (12.97%) AngularJS
11 54 (12.74%) HTML
12 49 (11.56%) REST
13 45 (10.61%) KnockoutJS
14 41 (9.67%) .NET Framework
14 41 (9.67%) Entity Framework
14 41 (9.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 37 (8.73%) CSS
16 36 (8.49%) XML
17 31 (7.31%) SOAP
17 31 (7.31%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.13%) BBC
1 26 (6.13%) Social Media
2 25 (5.90%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (4.01%) Algorithms
4 16 (3.77%) Data Structures
4 16 (3.77%) RIA
4 16 (3.77%) Virtual Team
5 12 (2.83%) Mobile App
6 11 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (1.65%) Online Games
8 5 (1.18%) Computer Science
9 4 (0.94%) Fintech
9 4 (0.94%) Streaming Music
9 4 (0.94%) User Experience
10 2 (0.47%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.24%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.24%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.24%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 19 (4.48%) Windows
2 10 (2.36%) Android
2 10 (2.36%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 383 (90.33%) Agile Software Development
2 291 (68.63%) TDD
3 184 (43.40%) MVC
4 156 (36.79%) Scrum
5 126 (29.72%) Web Application Development
6 113 (26.65%) OO
7 81 (19.10%) E-Commerce
8 57 (13.44%) API Testing
9 56 (13.21%) Test Automation
10 49 (11.56%) Continuous Integration
11 45 (10.61%) SOLID
12 44 (10.38%) Waterfall
13 40 (9.43%) Software Engineering
14 34 (8.02%) Test Scripting
15 33 (7.78%) Pair Programming
16 31 (7.31%) Coaching
17 30 (7.08%) SDLC
18 29 (6.84%) CRM
18 29 (6.84%) Software Testing
19 28 (6.60%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 234 (55.19%) C#
2 124 (29.25%) Java
3 103 (24.29%) Ruby
4 80 (18.87%) JavaScript
5 76 (17.92%) SQL
6 21 (4.95%) XAML
7 19 (4.48%) Python
8 17 (4.01%) VB
9 10 (2.36%) C++
10 8 (1.89%) T-SQL
11 6 (1.42%) Perl
11 6 (1.42%) PowerShell
12 5 (1.18%) PHP
13 4 (0.94%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.71%) ES6
15 2 (0.47%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.24%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (4.48%) Degree
2 7 (1.65%) ISEB
3 5 (1.18%) ISTQB
3 5 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (12.74%) QA
2 23 (5.42%) SDET
Systems Management
1 12 (2.83%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.71%) Puppet
2 3 (0.71%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.24%) Ansible
3 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 62 (14.62%) Microsoft
2 32 (7.55%) Facebook
3 28 (6.60%) HP
4 26 (6.13%) Apple
4 26 (6.13%) Google
4 26 (6.13%) Sony
4 26 (6.13%) Yahoo!
5 23 (5.42%) Sitecore
6 15 (3.54%) Red Hat
7 12 (2.83%) Oracle
8 4 (0.94%) WorldPay
9 3 (0.71%) IBM
9 3 (0.71%) Twitter
10 2 (0.47%) Ektron
10 2 (0.47%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.47%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.24%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.24%) Zend
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