The first table below looks at the demand for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 124 163 165
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +2
Permanent jobs citing BDD 152 89 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.92% 1.15% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.46% 1.52% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 120 85 112
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,600 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6176 5862 6260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 78.15% 75.81% 74.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5082 4933 5331
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
BDD
England

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +43 69 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Hertfordshire +14 57 £55,000 -15.38% 5
Bedfordshire -4 12 £75,000 +34.52% 1
Essex +6 9 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Norfolk +13 7 £30,500 -12.85% 2
Suffolk +5 1 - -
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing BDD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BDD.

1 233 (90.31%) TDD
2 178 (68.99%) C#
3 162 (62.79%) .NET
4 155 (60.08%) MVC
5 153 (59.30%) ASP.NET
6 139 (53.88%) SQL Server
7 133 (51.55%) ASP.NET MVC
8 102 (39.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 100 (38.76%) Scrum
10 98 (37.98%) Web Application Development
11 97 (37.60%) OO
12 96 (37.21%) SQL Server 2012
13 91 (35.27%) WCF
14 76 (29.46%) Agile Software Development
15 65 (25.19%) Ruby
16 62 (24.03%) Selenium
17 61 (23.64%) Git (software)
18 56 (21.71%) Java
19 52 (20.16%) Kanban
19 52 (20.16%) QA
19 52 (20.16%) Razor View Engine
20 47 (18.22%) Node.js
20 47 (18.22%) RESTful
20 47 (18.22%) Internet
21 46 (17.83%) NUnit
22 44 (17.05%) HTML
23 39 (15.12%) CSS
23 39 (15.12%) Web Services
24 38 (14.73%) JavaScript
24 38 (14.73%) Moq

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing BDD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 47 (18.22%) Node.js
2 13 (5.04%) Apache
3 10 (3.88%) WebLogic
4 6 (2.33%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (1.55%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.78%) CMS
6 2 (0.78%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.39%) lighttpd
7 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (3.10%) MS Office
2 6 (2.33%) Mingle
3 5 (1.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.94%) SaaS
2 5 (1.94%) Force.com
3 2 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.78%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 47 (18.22%) Internet
2 2 (0.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (53.88%) SQL Server
2 96 (37.21%) SQL Server 2012
3 35 (13.57%) NoSQL
4 15 (5.81%) Relational Database
5 12 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (3.49%) RDBMS
7 9 (3.49%) Big Data
8 6 (2.33%) Neo4j
8 6 (2.33%) RavenDB
9 4 (1.55%) MySQL
10 3 (1.16%) DB2
10 3 (1.16%) SQLite
11 2 (0.78%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.78%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 62 (24.03%) Selenium
2 61 (23.64%) Git (software)
3 46 (17.83%) NUnit
4 38 (14.73%) Moq
5 33 (12.79%) Rhino Mocks
6 24 (9.30%) WebDriver
6 24 (9.30%) Jenkins
7 22 (8.53%) Cucumber
8 19 (7.36%) WATIR
9 16 (6.20%) JUnit
10 15 (5.81%) Maven
11 14 (5.43%) Selenium IDE
11 14 (5.43%) Jasmine
11 14 (5.43%) Sahi
12 13 (5.04%) QuickTest Pro
12 13 (5.04%) SpecFlow
13 12 (4.65%) Visual Studio
14 10 (3.88%) Grunt
15 9 (3.49%) JIRA
15 9 (3.49%) PhoneGap
General
1 31 (12.02%) Games
2 25 (9.69%) Music Industry
3 19 (7.36%) Finance
4 17 (6.59%) Marketing
5 10 (3.88%) Advertising
6 5 (1.94%) Law
6 5 (1.94%) Publishing
7 4 (1.55%) Retail
7 4 (1.55%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.16%) Back Office
9 1 (0.39%) Electronics
9 1 (0.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 188 (72.87%) Developer
2 132 (51.16%) .NET Developer
3 39 (15.12%) Senior Developer
4 29 (11.24%) Senior .NET Developer
5 19 (7.36%) Programmer
5 19 (7.36%) C# Developer
6 18 (6.98%) C# .NET Developer
7 16 (6.20%) Java Developer
7 16 (6.20%) Analyst
7 16 (6.20%) Tester
8 13 (5.04%) Test Analyst
8 13 (5.04%) Senior C# Developer
9 12 (4.65%) Front-End Developer
10 10 (3.88%) Test Manager
11 9 (3.49%) Java Programmer
12 8 (3.10%) Lead Developer
13 7 (2.71%) Test Engineer
13 7 (2.71%) QA Tester
14 6 (2.33%) Automation Tester
15 5 (1.94%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (62.79%) .NET
2 153 (59.30%) ASP.NET
3 133 (51.55%) ASP.NET MVC
4 102 (39.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 91 (35.27%) WCF
6 52 (20.16%) Razor View Engine
7 47 (18.22%) RESTful
8 44 (17.05%) HTML
9 39 (15.12%) CSS
9 39 (15.12%) Web Services
10 37 (14.34%) ASP.NET Web API
11 35 (13.57%) NHibernate
12 32 (12.40%) jQuery
13 23 (8.91%) XML
14 15 (5.81%) HTML5
14 15 (5.81%) CSS3
15 14 (5.43%) .NET Framework
16 11 (4.26%) J2EE
16 11 (4.26%) Backbone.js
16 11 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.85%) Social Media
2 26 (10.08%) BBC
3 20 (7.75%) Mobile App
4 15 (5.81%) Computer Science
5 11 (4.26%) iPhone
6 10 (3.88%) Open Source
7 9 (3.49%) GIS
7 9 (3.49%) iPad
8 8 (3.10%) Mathematics
8 8 (3.10%) N-Tier
9 5 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.16%) Mobile Payment
11 2 (0.78%) Inversion of Control
12 1 (0.39%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 18 (6.98%) Windows
2 12 (4.65%) Android
3 8 (3.10%) UNIX
4 6 (2.33%) Linux
5 5 (1.94%) CentOS
6 3 (1.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (90.31%) TDD
2 155 (60.08%) MVC
3 100 (38.76%) Scrum
4 98 (37.98%) Web Application Development
5 97 (37.60%) OO
6 76 (29.46%) Agile Software Development
7 52 (20.16%) Kanban
8 37 (14.34%) CQRS
9 36 (13.95%) E-Commerce
10 32 (12.40%) Continuous Integration
11 31 (12.02%) Automated Testing
12 30 (11.63%) Software Engineering
12 30 (11.63%) Test Scripting
13 29 (11.24%) Domain-Driven Design
14 23 (8.91%) Test Automation
15 21 (8.14%) Automation Testing
15 21 (8.14%) OOP
15 21 (8.14%) Web Development
16 15 (5.81%) Software Testing
16 15 (5.81%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 178 (68.99%) C#
2 65 (25.19%) Ruby
3 56 (21.71%) Java
4 38 (14.73%) JavaScript
5 33 (12.79%) SQL
6 29 (11.24%) VB.NET
7 26 (10.08%) VB
8 25 (9.69%) Python
9 12 (4.65%) F#
10 9 (3.49%) ActionScript
11 8 (3.10%) Perl
11 8 (3.10%) PHP
12 6 (2.33%) C++
13 5 (1.94%) T-SQL
13 5 (1.94%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.16%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.39%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 34 (13.18%) MCTS
1 34 (13.18%) MCSD
1 34 (13.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (11.24%) MCP
2 29 (11.24%) MCAD
3 18 (6.98%) Degree
4 10 (3.88%) ISTQB
5 6 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (2.33%) ISEB
6 5 (1.94%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (20.16%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (1.94%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 34 (13.18%) Microsoft
2 28 (10.85%) Google
3 26 (10.08%) Facebook
3 26 (10.08%) Yahoo!
3 26 (10.08%) Apple
3 26 (10.08%) Sony
4 14 (5.43%) JBoss
5 12 (4.65%) Oracle
6 11 (4.26%) Adobe
7 3 (1.16%) Zend
8 2 (0.78%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.78%) SAP
9 1 (0.39%) ATG
9 1 (0.39%) Endeca
9 1 (0.39%) hybris
9 1 (0.39%) Demandware
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