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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 92 162 184
Rank change year-on-year
+70 +22
Permanent jobs citing BDD 214 125 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.09% 1.62% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.56% 1.96% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 188 106 104
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,900 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.43%
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
6006 6379 7090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 86.70% 82.78% 81.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4870 5178 5865
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £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 2 May 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 2 May 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 +41 63 £65,000 +30.00% 4
Bedfordshire +31 55 £57,500 +17.94% 5
Suffolk +35 36 £45,000 +109.30% 3
Cambridgeshire +4 33 £40,000 - 2
Norfolk +32 18 £52,000 -
Essex -5 8 £37,500 -16.66% 3
East Anglia - 1 £60,000 -
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 May 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.

1 399 (92.58%) Agile Software Development
2 334 (77.49%) TDD
3 257 (59.63%) C#
4 228 (52.90%) .NET
5 213 (49.42%) MVC
6 210 (48.72%) ASP.NET
7 193 (44.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 183 (42.46%) SQL Server
9 177 (41.07%) Scrum
10 167 (38.75%) RESTful
11 157 (36.43%) WCF
12 151 (35.03%) ASP.NET Web API
13 147 (34.11%) SQL Server 2014
13 147 (34.11%) Git (software)
14 145 (33.64%) Web Application Development
15 142 (32.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 111 (25.75%) Selenium
16 111 (25.75%) JavaScript
17 110 (25.52%) OO
18 108 (25.06%) Java
19 102 (23.67%) NoSQL
20 101 (23.43%) Ruby
21 93 (21.58%) JIRA
22 91 (21.11%) Node.js
23 85 (19.72%) .NET Framework
24 79 (18.33%) Entity Framework
25 75 (17.40%) Cucumber
26 74 (17.17%) Software Engineering
27 71 (16.47%) SQL
27 71 (16.47%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 91 (21.11%) Node.js
2 27 (6.26%) NServiceBus
3 18 (4.18%) Apache ServiceMix
4 12 (2.78%) CMS
5 8 (1.86%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (1.62%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (1.39%) Confluence
7 6 (1.39%) IIS
7 6 (1.39%) WebSphere
8 5 (1.16%) Apache
9 2 (0.46%) DNN
9 2 (0.46%) Kentico
9 2 (0.46%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.23%) JBoss
10 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 49 (11.37%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 20 (4.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.64%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (4.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (2.55%) GitHub
4 7 (1.62%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.80%) Internet
2 20 (4.64%) Wireshark
3 5 (1.16%) HTTP
3 5 (1.16%) LDAP
3 5 (1.16%) SSL
3 5 (1.16%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (42.46%) SQL Server
2 147 (34.11%) SQL Server 2014
3 102 (23.67%) NoSQL
4 25 (5.80%) MongoDB
4 25 (5.80%) RavenDB
5 8 (1.86%) Couchbase
5 8 (1.86%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (1.39%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.16%) MySQL
9 3 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.46%) Big Data
10 2 (0.46%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.23%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.23%) IBM InfoSphere
11 1 (0.23%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 147 (34.11%) Git (software)
2 111 (25.75%) Selenium
3 93 (21.58%) JIRA
4 75 (17.40%) Cucumber
5 64 (14.85%) Jenkins
5 64 (14.85%) NUnit
6 40 (9.28%) JUnit
7 36 (8.35%) WebDriver
8 34 (7.89%) TeamCity
9 32 (7.42%) SpecFlow
10 30 (6.96%) Maven
10 30 (6.96%) Subversion
11 25 (5.80%) Rhino Mocks
11 25 (5.80%) SoapUI
12 22 (5.10%) HP UFT
13 20 (4.64%) Fiddler
14 19 (4.41%) Team Foundation Server
15 18 (4.18%) JBehave
16 15 (3.48%) Moq
17 11 (2.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 69 (16.01%) Games
2 41 (9.51%) Finance
3 30 (6.96%) Advertising
4 18 (4.18%) Retail
5 13 (3.02%) Banking
6 8 (1.86%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.93%) iGaming
8 2 (0.46%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 280 (64.97%) Developer
2 210 (48.72%) .NET Developer
3 98 (22.74%) C# Developer
4 89 (20.65%) C# .NET Developer
5 63 (14.62%) ASP.NET Developer
5 63 (14.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 56 (12.99%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 47 (10.90%) Senior Developer
8 46 (10.67%) Analyst
9 37 (8.58%) Lead Developer
10 35 (8.12%) Test Analyst
11 33 (7.66%) Lead .NET Developer
12 31 (7.19%) Senior .NET Developer
12 31 (7.19%) Tester
13 30 (6.96%) Software Engineer
14 29 (6.73%) Senior C# .NET Developer
14 29 (6.73%) Senior C# Developer
15 26 (6.03%) Social Media Developer
16 25 (5.80%) Test Engineer
17 21 (4.87%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 228 (52.90%) .NET
2 210 (48.72%) ASP.NET
3 193 (44.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 167 (38.75%) RESTful
5 157 (36.43%) WCF
6 151 (35.03%) ASP.NET Web API
7 142 (32.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 85 (19.72%) .NET Framework
9 79 (18.33%) Entity Framework
10 71 (16.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 70 (16.24%) HTML
12 65 (15.08%) AngularJS
13 59 (13.69%) KnockoutJS
14 55 (12.76%) Web Services
15 54 (12.53%) jQuery
16 53 (12.30%) CSS
17 52 (12.06%) Code First Entity Framework
18 51 (11.83%) SOAP
19 46 (10.67%) REST
19 46 (10.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 44 (10.21%) Enterprise Software
2 26 (6.03%) BBC
2 26 (6.03%) Social Media
3 14 (3.25%) Online Games
4 13 (3.02%) Computer Science
5 12 (2.78%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.32%) RIA
7 8 (1.86%) Fintech
8 6 (1.39%) Algorithms
8 6 (1.39%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.39%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (0.70%) Streaming Music
11 2 (0.46%) User Experience
12 1 (0.23%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 9 (2.09%) Android
1 9 (2.09%) Apple iOS
1 9 (2.09%) Windows
2 2 (0.46%) Linux
2 2 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 399 (92.58%) Agile Software Development
2 334 (77.49%) TDD
3 213 (49.42%) MVC
4 177 (41.07%) Scrum
5 145 (33.64%) Web Application Development
6 110 (25.52%) OO
7 74 (17.17%) Software Engineering
8 58 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
9 53 (12.30%) SOLID
10 51 (11.83%) Automated Testing
11 50 (11.60%) Test Automation
12 49 (11.37%) Software Testing
13 39 (9.05%) E-Commerce
13 39 (9.05%) Unit Testing
14 36 (8.35%) Kanban
15 32 (7.42%) API Testing
16 31 (7.19%) Automation Testing
16 31 (7.19%) Continuous Improvement
16 31 (7.19%) Pair Programming
17 30 (6.96%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 257 (59.63%) C#
2 111 (25.75%) JavaScript
3 108 (25.06%) Java
4 101 (23.43%) Ruby
5 71 (16.47%) SQL
6 33 (7.66%) Python
7 23 (5.34%) C++
7 23 (5.34%) Perl
8 21 (4.87%) T-SQL
9 20 (4.64%) PowerShell
10 17 (3.94%) Bash Shell
11 10 (2.32%) VB
12 6 (1.39%) PHP
12 6 (1.39%) VBScript
12 6 (1.39%) XAML
13 3 (0.70%) ES6
13 3 (0.70%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.23%) Clojure
14 1 (0.23%) Go
14 1 (0.23%) Rust
Qualifications
1 27 (6.26%) Degree
2 22 (5.10%) ISEB
3 12 (2.78%) ISTQB
4 11 (2.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (12.76%) QA
2 8 (1.86%) SDET
Systems Management
1 9 (2.09%) Puppet
2 5 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.16%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.23%) Ansible
3 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 66 (15.31%) Microsoft
2 41 (9.51%) Facebook
3 26 (6.03%) Apple
3 26 (6.03%) Google
3 26 (6.03%) Sony
3 26 (6.03%) Yahoo!
4 20 (4.64%) Red Hat
5 13 (3.02%) Sitecore
6 11 (2.55%) HP
7 10 (2.32%) Oracle
8 9 (2.09%) WorldPay
9 6 (1.39%) Atlassian
9 6 (1.39%) IBM
10 4 (0.93%) Twitter
11 2 (0.46%) Coverity
11 2 (0.46%) Ektron
11 2 (0.46%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.23%) Cloudera
12 1 (0.23%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.23%) Xamarin
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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St. Albans
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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