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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 70 116 140
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +24
Permanent jobs citing BDD 225 159 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.62% 2.17% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.18% 2.55% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 204 144 105
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,750 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +6.09%
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
5378 6225 6281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 86.52% 84.99% 83.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4444 5249 5014
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £67,500 £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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +18 70 £65,000 - 14
Bedfordshire +53 64 £55,000 +57.14% 11
Norfolk +18 46 £45,000 -15.09% 2
Cambridgeshire -4 28 £50,000 - 10
Essex +2 13 £35,000 -26.31% 4
Suffolk -4 4 £41,250 +10.00% 2
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 398 (88.84%) Agile Software Development
2 311 (69.42%) TDD
3 243 (54.24%) C#
4 231 (51.56%) .NET
5 195 (43.53%) MVC
6 183 (40.85%) ASP.NET
7 179 (39.96%) Scrum
8 162 (36.16%) RESTful
9 160 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
10 156 (34.82%) SQL Server
11 141 (31.47%) ASP.NET Web API
12 133 (29.69%) Java
13 124 (27.68%) Web Application Development
14 123 (27.46%) WCF
15 118 (26.34%) Git (software)
16 115 (25.67%) Ruby
17 113 (25.22%) OO
18 112 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
18 112 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 104 (23.21%) JIRA
20 92 (20.54%) E-Commerce
21 89 (19.87%) Selenium
22 81 (18.08%) Node.js
23 80 (17.86%) Cucumber
24 78 (17.41%) JavaScript
25 75 (16.74%) AngularJS
26 73 (16.29%) NoSQL
27 70 (15.63%) Jenkins
28 63 (14.06%) Software Engineering
29 60 (13.39%) Web Services

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 32 (7.14%) Confluence
2 17 (3.79%) Apache ServiceMix
3 9 (2.01%) WebSphere
4 8 (1.79%) NServiceBus
5 7 (1.56%) CMS
6 6 (1.34%) Sitecore CMS
6 6 (1.34%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.12%) JBoss
8 4 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (0.89%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.22%) IIS
Applications
1 32 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 22 (4.91%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 41 (9.15%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (5.36%) GitHub
2 24 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.45%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 34 (7.59%) Internet
2 4 (0.89%) HTTP
3 3 (0.67%) Wireshark
4 2 (0.45%) LDAP
4 2 (0.45%) SSL
4 2 (0.45%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (34.82%) SQL Server
2 112 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 73 (16.29%) NoSQL
4 10 (2.23%) MongoDB
5 8 (1.79%) MySQL
6 4 (0.89%) Couchbase
6 4 (0.89%) Data Mining
6 4 (0.89%) RavenDB
7 3 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.45%) Big Data
9 1 (0.22%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 118 (26.34%) Git (software)
2 104 (23.21%) JIRA
3 89 (19.87%) Selenium
4 80 (17.86%) Cucumber
5 70 (15.63%) Jenkins
6 55 (12.28%) SpecFlow
7 50 (11.16%) JUnit
8 35 (7.81%) WebDriver
9 30 (6.70%) Team Foundation Server
10 29 (6.47%) Maven
11 28 (6.25%) NUnit
12 25 (5.58%) HP UFT
13 17 (3.79%) TeamCity
14 15 (3.35%) JBehave
15 13 (2.90%) JMeter
16 11 (2.46%) SoapUI
17 9 (2.01%) Capybara
18 7 (1.56%) Jasmine
18 7 (1.56%) Rhino Mocks
19 6 (1.34%) Eclipse
General
1 53 (11.83%) Finance
2 36 (8.04%) Marketing
3 32 (7.14%) Games
4 17 (3.79%) Music Industry
5 11 (2.46%) Advertising
6 10 (2.23%) Retail
7 5 (1.12%) Banking
8 4 (0.89%) Electronics
9 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 265 (59.15%) Developer
2 160 (35.71%) .NET Developer
3 86 (19.20%) C# Developer
4 59 (13.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 52 (11.61%) Analyst
6 50 (11.16%) Java Developer
7 39 (8.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 35 (7.81%) Senior Developer
9 34 (7.59%) Tester
10 32 (7.14%) Test Engineer
11 30 (6.70%) Business Analyst
12 28 (6.25%) Java Engineer
12 28 (6.25%) Test Automation Engineer
13 27 (6.03%) Automation Tester
14 26 (5.80%) ASP.NET Developer
14 26 (5.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 26 (5.80%) Social Media Developer
15 25 (5.58%) Developer in Test
15 25 (5.58%) E-Commerce Developer
16 23 (5.13%) Java E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 231 (51.56%) .NET
2 183 (40.85%) ASP.NET
3 162 (36.16%) RESTful
4 160 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 141 (31.47%) ASP.NET Web API
6 123 (27.46%) WCF
7 112 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 81 (18.08%) Node.js
9 75 (16.74%) AngularJS
10 60 (13.39%) Web Services
11 46 (10.27%) .NET Framework
12 45 (10.04%) KnockoutJS
13 44 (9.82%) Entity Framework
13 44 (9.82%) HTML
14 40 (8.93%) REST
15 38 (8.48%) Code First Entity Framework
15 38 (8.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 37 (8.26%) Spring
17 33 (7.37%) XML
18 31 (6.92%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (5.80%) BBC
1 26 (5.80%) Social Media
2 25 (5.58%) Algorithms
2 25 (5.58%) Enterprise Software
3 24 (5.36%) Data Structures
4 20 (4.46%) Mobile App
5 19 (4.24%) Virtual Team
6 15 (3.35%) RIA
7 11 (2.46%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (2.46%) User Experience
8 8 (1.79%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.45%) Streaming Music
10 1 (0.22%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.22%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.22%) EPoS
10 1 (0.22%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.22%) Online Games
10 1 (0.22%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 14 (3.13%) Windows
2 7 (1.56%) Android
2 7 (1.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 398 (88.84%) Agile Software Development
2 311 (69.42%) TDD
3 195 (43.53%) MVC
4 179 (39.96%) Scrum
5 124 (27.68%) Web Application Development
6 113 (25.22%) OO
7 92 (20.54%) E-Commerce
8 63 (14.06%) Software Engineering
9 55 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
10 53 (11.83%) API Testing
11 50 (11.16%) Coaching
12 49 (10.94%) SDLC
12 49 (10.94%) SOLID
13 44 (9.82%) User Stories
13 44 (9.82%) Waterfall
14 43 (9.60%) Test Automation
15 40 (8.93%) Mentoring
16 37 (8.26%) Kanban
17 36 (8.04%) Software Delivery
18 35 (7.81%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 243 (54.24%) C#
2 133 (29.69%) Java
3 115 (25.67%) Ruby
4 78 (17.41%) JavaScript
5 59 (13.17%) SQL
6 23 (5.13%) XAML
7 19 (4.24%) Python
8 13 (2.90%) C++
9 11 (2.46%) VB
10 7 (1.56%) PowerShell
10 7 (1.56%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.12%) PHP
12 4 (0.89%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.45%) ES6
13 2 (0.45%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.45%) Perl
13 2 (0.45%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.22%) C
14 1 (0.22%) Erlang
14 1 (0.22%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 34 (7.59%) Degree
2 8 (1.79%) ISEB
2 8 (1.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (8.71%) QA
2 23 (5.13%) SDET
3 2 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 13 (2.90%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.67%) Puppet
2 3 (0.67%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.22%) Ansible
3 1 (0.22%) logstash
3 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 56 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 37 (8.26%) Facebook
3 26 (5.80%) Apple
3 26 (5.80%) Google
3 26 (5.80%) Sony
3 26 (5.80%) Yahoo!
4 25 (5.58%) HP
5 17 (3.79%) Red Hat
6 16 (3.57%) Sitecore
7 10 (2.23%) Oracle
8 3 (0.67%) IBM
8 3 (0.67%) Rally
8 3 (0.67%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.22%) Zend
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
First Point
Salary: £47000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £65,000 to £82,000 per annum includes Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Montash
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wickford, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
Redgate Software
Salary: £30,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Ifftner Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Total Package value c.85K
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton
Montash Limited
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Manpower
Posted: 6 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £52387.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Borehamwood
Hamilton Fraser
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
St. Albans
Client Server
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum + benefits + Microsoft training + ca
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Luton
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 10-20% bonus and benefits package
Posted: 9 days ago