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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 120 163 154
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -9
Permanent jobs citing BDD 152 85 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.91% 1.11% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.44% 1.46% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 120 81 116
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 £30,000 £34,000
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
6218 5841 6289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 78.02% 75.95% 74.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5102 4904 5339
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 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 28 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 28 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 +36 69 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Hertfordshire +18 56 £55,000 -15.38% 8
Bedfordshire -14 12 £75,000 +34.52% 1
Essex +4 9 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Norfolk +9 8 £32,500 +18.18% 2
Suffolk +6 1 - - 1
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 236 (90.42%) TDD
2 180 (68.97%) C#
3 164 (62.84%) .NET
4 158 (60.54%) MVC
5 155 (59.39%) ASP.NET
6 140 (53.64%) SQL Server
7 135 (51.72%) ASP.NET MVC
8 101 (38.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 100 (38.31%) Scrum
9 100 (38.31%) OO
10 98 (37.55%) Web Application Development
11 95 (36.40%) SQL Server 2012
12 93 (35.63%) WCF
13 77 (29.50%) Agile Software Development
14 66 (25.29%) Ruby
15 63 (24.14%) Selenium
15 63 (24.14%) Git (software)
16 57 (21.84%) Java
17 52 (19.92%) Kanban
17 52 (19.92%) QA
17 52 (19.92%) Razor View Engine
18 49 (18.77%) RESTful
19 48 (18.39%) Node.js
20 47 (18.01%) NUnit
20 47 (18.01%) Internet
21 46 (17.62%) HTML
22 41 (15.71%) CSS
22 41 (15.71%) Web Services
23 38 (14.56%) JavaScript
23 38 (14.56%) Moq

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 48 (18.39%) Node.js
2 13 (4.98%) Apache
3 10 (3.83%) WebLogic
4 6 (2.30%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.15%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.77%) CMS
6 2 (0.77%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.38%) lighttpd
Applications
1 8 (3.07%) MS Office
2 7 (2.68%) Mingle
3 5 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.92%) SaaS
2 5 (1.92%) Force.com
3 2 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.77%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 47 (18.01%) Internet
2 2 (0.77%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (53.64%) SQL Server
2 95 (36.40%) SQL Server 2012
3 36 (13.79%) NoSQL
4 15 (5.75%) Relational Database
5 12 (4.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (4.21%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (3.45%) Big Data
7 9 (3.45%) RDBMS
8 7 (2.68%) RavenDB
8 7 (2.68%) Neo4j
9 5 (1.92%) MySQL
10 3 (1.15%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.15%) DB2
10 3 (1.15%) SQLite
11 2 (0.77%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 12c
12 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 63 (24.14%) Selenium
1 63 (24.14%) Git (software)
2 47 (18.01%) NUnit
3 38 (14.56%) Moq
4 32 (12.26%) Rhino Mocks
5 24 (9.20%) WebDriver
5 24 (9.20%) Jenkins
6 22 (8.43%) Cucumber
7 19 (7.28%) WATIR
8 16 (6.13%) JUnit
9 15 (5.75%) Maven
10 14 (5.36%) Sahi
10 14 (5.36%) Selenium IDE
10 14 (5.36%) SpecFlow
10 14 (5.36%) Jasmine
11 13 (4.98%) QuickTest Pro
11 13 (4.98%) Visual Studio
12 10 (3.83%) Grunt
13 9 (3.45%) PhoneGap
13 9 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 30 (11.49%) Games
2 25 (9.58%) Music Industry
3 20 (7.66%) Finance
4 17 (6.51%) Marketing
5 10 (3.83%) Advertising
6 5 (1.92%) Publishing
6 5 (1.92%) Law
7 4 (1.53%) Retail
7 4 (1.53%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.15%) Back Office
9 1 (0.38%) Legal
9 1 (0.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 190 (72.80%) Developer
2 133 (50.96%) .NET Developer
3 40 (15.33%) Senior Developer
4 30 (11.49%) Senior .NET Developer
5 20 (7.66%) Programmer
5 20 (7.66%) C# Developer
6 18 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
7 16 (6.13%) Java Developer
7 16 (6.13%) Analyst
7 16 (6.13%) Tester
8 13 (4.98%) Test Analyst
8 13 (4.98%) Senior C# Developer
9 12 (4.60%) Front-End Developer
10 10 (3.83%) Test Manager
11 9 (3.45%) Java Programmer
12 8 (3.07%) Lead Developer
13 7 (2.68%) QA Tester
13 7 (2.68%) Test Engineer
14 6 (2.30%) Senior Programmer
14 6 (2.30%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (62.84%) .NET
2 155 (59.39%) ASP.NET
3 135 (51.72%) ASP.NET MVC
4 101 (38.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 93 (35.63%) WCF
6 52 (19.92%) Razor View Engine
7 49 (18.77%) RESTful
8 46 (17.62%) HTML
9 41 (15.71%) CSS
9 41 (15.71%) Web Services
10 38 (14.56%) ASP.NET Web API
11 35 (13.41%) NHibernate
12 32 (12.26%) jQuery
13 23 (8.81%) XML
14 16 (6.13%) HTML5
14 16 (6.13%) CSS3
15 13 (4.98%) .NET Framework
16 12 (4.60%) J2EE
17 11 (4.21%) Backbone.js
17 11 (4.21%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.11%) Social Media
2 27 (10.34%) BBC
3 20 (7.66%) Mobile App
4 15 (5.75%) Computer Science
5 11 (4.21%) iPhone
6 10 (3.83%) Open Source
7 9 (3.45%) GIS
7 9 (3.45%) iPad
8 8 (3.07%) Mathematics
8 8 (3.07%) N-Tier
9 6 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.15%) Mobile Payment
11 2 (0.77%) Inversion of Control
12 1 (0.38%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 18 (6.90%) Windows
2 12 (4.60%) Android
3 8 (3.07%) UNIX
4 7 (2.68%) Linux
5 6 (2.30%) CentOS
6 3 (1.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 236 (90.42%) TDD
2 158 (60.54%) MVC
3 100 (38.31%) Scrum
3 100 (38.31%) OO
4 98 (37.55%) Web Application Development
5 77 (29.50%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (19.92%) Kanban
7 38 (14.56%) CQRS
8 37 (14.18%) E-Commerce
9 33 (12.64%) Continuous Integration
10 32 (12.26%) Software Engineering
11 31 (11.88%) Automated Testing
12 30 (11.49%) Test Scripting
13 29 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
14 23 (8.81%) Test Automation
15 22 (8.43%) OOP
16 21 (8.05%) Automation Testing
16 21 (8.05%) Web Development
17 16 (6.13%) Unit Testing
18 15 (5.75%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 180 (68.97%) C#
2 66 (25.29%) Ruby
3 57 (21.84%) Java
4 38 (14.56%) JavaScript
5 35 (13.41%) SQL
6 28 (10.73%) VB.NET
7 25 (9.58%) VB
7 25 (9.58%) Python
8 12 (4.60%) F#
9 9 (3.45%) ActionScript
10 8 (3.07%) Perl
10 8 (3.07%) PHP
11 6 (2.30%) PowerShell
11 6 (2.30%) C++
12 5 (1.92%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.15%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.77%) Groovy
15 1 (0.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (13.03%) MCTS
1 34 (13.03%) Microsoft Certification
1 34 (13.03%) MCSD
2 28 (10.73%) MCP
2 28 (10.73%) MCAD
3 17 (6.51%) Degree
4 10 (3.83%) ISTQB
5 6 (2.30%) ISEB
5 6 (2.30%) MCSE
5 6 (2.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (19.92%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (2.30%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 34 (13.03%) Microsoft
2 29 (11.11%) Google
3 27 (10.34%) Apple
3 27 (10.34%) Sony
3 27 (10.34%) Yahoo!
3 27 (10.34%) Facebook
4 14 (5.36%) JBoss
5 13 (4.98%) Oracle
6 11 (4.21%) Adobe
7 3 (1.15%) Zend
8 2 (0.77%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.77%) SAP
9 1 (0.38%) Demandware
9 1 (0.38%) ATG
9 1 (0.38%) Endeca
9 1 (0.38%) hybris
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + including benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
TRG
Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 40k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
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Salary: 40,000 - 70,000
Posted: 3 days ago
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Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £45000 to £75000 per annum - plus benefits + Share options
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Hertfordshire
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
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Essex
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + PACKAGE
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Bedfordshire
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
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