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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
England / East of England
Rank 55 99 130
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +31
Permanent jobs citing BDD 246 213 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.11% 2.85% 2.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.72% 3.27% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 219 172 141
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
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
5216 6511 6429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 87.21% 87.19% 84.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4266 5154 5142
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 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +51 118 £45,000 -21.73% 11
Norfolk -1 52 £37,000 -28.84% 4
Cambridgeshire +6 44 £52,500 +31.25% 7
Bedfordshire -12 14 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Essex +20 9 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Suffolk +6 8 £37,500 +7.14% 3
East Anglia - 1 £60,000 -
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 431 (84.18%) Agile Software Development
2 389 (75.98%) TDD
3 272 (53.13%) C#
4 254 (49.61%) .NET
5 224 (43.75%) MVC
6 206 (40.23%) RESTful
7 200 (39.06%) ASP.NET
8 191 (37.30%) ASP.NET Web API
9 188 (36.72%) SQL Server
10 185 (36.13%) Scrum
10 185 (36.13%) ASP.NET MVC
11 141 (27.54%) Git (software)
12 138 (26.95%) Java
13 129 (25.20%) Ruby
14 126 (24.61%) Web Application Development
15 122 (23.83%) WCF
16 117 (22.85%) AngularJS
16 117 (22.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 113 (22.07%) SQL Server 2014
18 112 (21.88%) JavaScript
19 111 (21.68%) NoSQL
20 107 (20.90%) OO
21 104 (20.31%) Cucumber
22 103 (20.12%) Node.js
22 103 (20.12%) Selenium
23 97 (18.95%) Finance
24 85 (16.60%) JIRA
25 84 (16.41%) .NET Framework
25 84 (16.41%) HTML
26 81 (15.82%) Jenkins

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 43 (8.40%) Confluence
2 21 (4.10%) Tomcat
3 20 (3.91%) Apache ServiceMix
4 15 (2.93%) WebSphere
5 12 (2.34%) CMS
6 7 (1.37%) IIS
6 7 (1.37%) JBoss
6 7 (1.37%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.59%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.39%) Apache
9 2 (0.39%) NServiceBus
9 2 (0.39%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 32 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (2.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 41 (8.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (5.47%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (3.13%) GitHub
4 6 (1.17%) SaaS
5 4 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.56%) HTTP
1 8 (1.56%) Internet
2 5 (0.98%) LDAP
2 5 (0.98%) SSL
2 5 (0.98%) TCP/IP
2 5 (0.98%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (36.72%) SQL Server
2 113 (22.07%) SQL Server 2014
3 111 (21.68%) NoSQL
4 14 (2.73%) MySQL
4 14 (2.73%) Relational Database
5 11 (2.15%) SQL Server 2016
6 10 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (1.37%) MarkLogic
7 7 (1.37%) MongoDB
8 6 (1.17%) Big Data
9 5 (0.98%) Redis
10 3 (0.59%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (0.39%) RavenDB
12 1 (0.20%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.20%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 141 (27.54%) Git (software)
2 104 (20.31%) Cucumber
3 103 (20.12%) Selenium
4 85 (16.60%) JIRA
5 81 (15.82%) Jenkins
6 60 (11.72%) JUnit
7 53 (10.35%) Maven
8 52 (10.16%) WebDriver
9 34 (6.64%) SpecFlow
9 34 (6.64%) TeamCity
10 31 (6.05%) Team Foundation Server
11 20 (3.91%) HP UFT
11 20 (3.91%) NUnit
12 19 (3.71%) SoapUI
13 18 (3.52%) Subversion
14 15 (2.93%) JBehave
15 14 (2.73%) Visual Studio
16 11 (2.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 11 (2.15%) Mockito
17 10 (1.95%) Eclipse
General
1 97 (18.95%) Finance
2 21 (4.10%) Marketing
2 21 (4.10%) Music Industry
3 16 (3.13%) Retail
4 15 (2.93%) Games
5 8 (1.56%) Publishing
6 6 (1.17%) Advertising
7 5 (0.98%) Electronics
8 2 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.20%) Automotive
9 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 292 (57.03%) Developer
2 167 (32.62%) .NET Developer
3 98 (19.14%) C# Developer
4 77 (15.04%) Analyst
5 67 (13.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 48 (9.38%) Java Developer
7 47 (9.18%) Test Analyst
8 42 (8.20%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 41 (8.01%) Tester
10 38 (7.42%) ASP.NET Developer
10 38 (7.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 33 (6.45%) Test Engineer
12 32 (6.25%) Web Developer
13 31 (6.05%) Business Analyst
14 29 (5.66%) Developer in Test
14 29 (5.66%) Software Developer
15 28 (5.47%) Social Media Developer
15 28 (5.47%) Software Engineer
16 26 (5.08%) JavaScript Developer
17 24 (4.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 254 (49.61%) .NET
2 206 (40.23%) RESTful
3 200 (39.06%) ASP.NET
4 191 (37.30%) ASP.NET Web API
5 185 (36.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 122 (23.83%) WCF
7 117 (22.85%) AngularJS
7 117 (22.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 103 (20.12%) Node.js
9 84 (16.41%) .NET Framework
9 84 (16.41%) HTML
10 70 (13.67%) Entity Framework
11 65 (12.70%) Spring
12 64 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
13 61 (11.91%) CSS
13 61 (11.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 51 (9.96%) Code First Entity Framework
15 47 (9.18%) HTML5
16 40 (7.81%) Web Services
17 37 (7.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 34 (6.64%) Enterprise Software
2 33 (6.45%) Social Media
3 29 (5.66%) BBC
4 25 (4.88%) Mobile App
5 24 (4.69%) Computer Science
6 17 (3.32%) Virtual Team
7 13 (2.54%) User Experience
8 12 (2.34%) Tandem
9 11 (2.15%) Algorithms
9 11 (2.15%) Data Structures
10 5 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (0.78%) Digital Media
12 3 (0.59%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.59%) RIA
13 2 (0.39%) Fintech
13 2 (0.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 1 (0.20%) Internet of Things
14 1 (0.20%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 17 (3.32%) Linux
2 16 (3.13%) Windows
3 13 (2.54%) Unix
4 5 (0.98%) Android
4 5 (0.98%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.78%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 431 (84.18%) Agile Software Development
2 389 (75.98%) TDD
3 224 (43.75%) MVC
4 185 (36.13%) Scrum
5 126 (24.61%) Web Application Development
6 107 (20.90%) OO
7 79 (15.43%) Continuous Integration
7 79 (15.43%) Software Engineering
8 75 (14.65%) SOLID
9 64 (12.50%) Test Automation
10 61 (11.91%) Web Development
11 59 (11.52%) Continuous Improvement
12 56 (10.94%) Kanban
13 52 (10.16%) Coaching
14 51 (9.96%) E-Commerce
15 50 (9.77%) Mentoring
16 49 (9.57%) Test Scripting
17 47 (9.18%) Software Delivery
18 45 (8.79%) User Stories
19 40 (7.81%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 272 (53.13%) C#
2 138 (26.95%) Java
3 129 (25.20%) Ruby
4 112 (21.88%) JavaScript
5 50 (9.77%) SQL
6 29 (5.66%) Python
7 24 (4.69%) VB
8 23 (4.49%) VB.NET
9 21 (4.10%) ES6
10 13 (2.54%) PowerShell
10 13 (2.54%) TypeScript
10 13 (2.54%) XAML
11 12 (2.34%) Shell Script
12 11 (2.15%) T-SQL
13 5 (0.98%) F#
13 5 (0.98%) PHP
14 3 (0.59%) C
14 3 (0.59%) C++
14 3 (0.59%) Erlang
14 3 (0.59%) Perl
Qualifications
1 35 (6.84%) Degree
2 26 (5.08%) ISTQB
3 21 (4.10%) ISEB
4 11 (2.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (15.43%) QA
2 16 (3.13%) SDET
3 4 (0.78%) PMO
Systems Management
1 6 (1.17%) HP Quality Center
1 6 (1.17%) Tivoli
2 4 (0.78%) Kibana
3 3 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.39%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.20%) Ansible
5 1 (0.20%) logstash
5 1 (0.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 75 (14.65%) Microsoft
2 34 (6.64%) Google
3 32 (6.25%) Facebook
4 28 (5.47%) Apple
4 28 (5.47%) Sony
4 28 (5.47%) Yahoo!
5 20 (3.91%) Red Hat
6 17 (3.32%) Xamarin
7 15 (2.93%) Atlassian
8 8 (1.56%) IBM
8 8 (1.56%) Sitecore
9 6 (1.17%) HP
10 4 (0.78%) RedGate
11 3 (0.59%) CA Agile Central
11 3 (0.59%) hybris
11 3 (0.59%) Oracle
12 1 (0.20%) Virgin Media
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