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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 85 131 149
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +18
Permanent jobs citing BDD 214 138 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.03% 1.88% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.56% 2.26% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 176 124 101
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
6005 6102 5529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 85.03% 83.16% 83.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4862 4869 4460
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the East of England region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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
Hertfordshire -6 68 £57,500 +4.54% 6
Bedfordshire +39 50 £47,500 - 6
Cambridgeshire +22 40 £40,000 - 1
Norfolk +33 34 £49,500 +47.76% 1
Suffolk 0 19 £35,000 -6.66%
Essex -3 3 £45,000 +12.50% 1
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 357 (92.49%) Agile Software Development
2 330 (85.49%) TDD
3 229 (59.33%) C#
4 217 (56.22%) MVC
5 213 (55.18%) .NET
6 195 (50.52%) ASP.NET
7 185 (47.93%) SQL Server
7 185 (47.93%) ASP.NET MVC
8 165 (42.75%) RESTful
9 153 (39.64%) Scrum
10 152 (39.38%) Git (software)
10 152 (39.38%) SQL Server 2014
11 148 (38.34%) ASP.NET Web API
12 147 (38.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 146 (37.82%) Web Application Development
14 142 (36.79%) WCF
15 120 (31.09%) NoSQL
16 116 (30.05%) Node.js
17 102 (26.42%) Ruby
18 97 (25.13%) JavaScript
19 96 (24.87%) Java
20 95 (24.61%) Selenium
21 93 (24.09%) OO
22 87 (22.54%) .NET Framework
23 84 (21.76%) Software Engineering
24 82 (21.24%) Entity Framework
25 75 (19.43%) JIRA
26 70 (18.13%) Jenkins
27 63 (16.32%) Microsoft
27 63 (16.32%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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
1 116 (30.05%) Node.js
2 28 (7.25%) Elasticsearch
3 18 (4.66%) NServiceBus
4 11 (2.85%) Apache ServiceMix
5 10 (2.59%) WebSphere
6 9 (2.33%) Confluence
7 7 (1.81%) JBoss
7 7 (1.81%) WebLogic
8 6 (1.55%) IIS
9 4 (1.04%) CMS
10 3 (0.78%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.26%) Apache
Applications
1 34 (8.81%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.04%) MS Office
3 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (3.89%) OpenShift
3 6 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.55%) GitHub
4 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.66%) Wireshark
2 10 (2.59%) HTTP
3 9 (2.33%) Internet
4 3 (0.78%) LDAP
4 3 (0.78%) SSL
4 3 (0.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (47.93%) SQL Server
2 152 (39.38%) SQL Server 2014
3 120 (31.09%) NoSQL
4 27 (6.99%) Couchbase
5 25 (6.48%) MongoDB
6 23 (5.96%) RavenDB
7 12 (3.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (3.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (2.85%) MySQL
9 6 (1.55%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.04%) Big Data
11 3 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.52%) DB2
12 2 (0.52%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 1 (0.26%) IBM InfoSphere
13 1 (0.26%) Neo4j
13 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 12c
13 1 (0.26%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 152 (39.38%) Git (software)
2 95 (24.61%) Selenium
3 75 (19.43%) JIRA
4 70 (18.13%) Jenkins
5 62 (16.06%) NUnit
6 55 (14.25%) Cucumber
7 31 (8.03%) Subversion
8 29 (7.51%) TeamCity
9 22 (5.70%) JUnit
9 22 (5.70%) Maven
9 22 (5.70%) Rhino Mocks
10 21 (5.44%) Visual Studio
11 18 (4.66%) Fiddler
11 18 (4.66%) WebDriver
12 15 (3.89%) HP UFT
13 14 (3.63%) SoapUI
14 12 (3.11%) JMeter
14 12 (3.11%) Moq
14 12 (3.11%) SpecFlow
14 12 (3.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 43 (11.14%) Games
2 41 (10.62%) Advertising
3 25 (6.48%) Finance
4 11 (2.85%) Retail
5 7 (1.81%) Banking
6 4 (1.04%) iGaming
7 2 (0.52%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.52%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.26%) Electronics
8 1 (0.26%) Law
8 1 (0.26%) Marketing
8 1 (0.26%) Publishing
8 1 (0.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 265 (68.65%) Developer
2 202 (52.33%) .NET Developer
3 111 (28.76%) C# Developer
4 104 (26.94%) C# .NET Developer
5 80 (20.73%) ASP.NET Developer
5 80 (20.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 72 (18.65%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 43 (11.14%) Senior Developer
8 38 (9.84%) Lead Developer
9 37 (9.59%) Software Engineer
10 31 (8.03%) Analyst
11 28 (7.25%) Lead .NET Developer
11 28 (7.25%) Tester
12 26 (6.74%) Technical Leader
13 25 (6.48%) Social Media Developer
13 25 (6.48%) Technical Developer
14 24 (6.22%) Java Developer
14 24 (6.22%) Senior .NET Developer
14 24 (6.22%) Senior C# .NET Developer
14 24 (6.22%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 213 (55.18%) .NET
2 195 (50.52%) ASP.NET
3 185 (47.93%) ASP.NET MVC
4 165 (42.75%) RESTful
5 148 (38.34%) ASP.NET Web API
6 147 (38.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 142 (36.79%) WCF
8 87 (22.54%) .NET Framework
9 82 (21.24%) Entity Framework
10 60 (15.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 58 (15.03%) HTML
12 49 (12.69%) AngularJS
13 46 (11.92%) jQuery
14 45 (11.66%) XML
15 43 (11.14%) KnockoutJS
15 43 (11.14%) SOAP
16 40 (10.36%) CSS
17 38 (9.84%) Web Services
18 35 (9.07%) JSON
19 32 (8.29%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 53 (13.73%) Enterprise Software
2 25 (6.48%) BBC
2 25 (6.48%) Social Media
3 21 (5.44%) Computer Science
4 11 (2.85%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (2.85%) Mobile App
5 10 (2.59%) Online Games
6 5 (1.30%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.30%) Fintech
6 5 (1.30%) RIA
7 2 (0.52%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.26%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.26%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.26%) Economics
8 1 (0.26%) EPoS
8 1 (0.26%) Streaming Music
8 1 (0.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (2.85%) Unix
2 5 (1.30%) Linux
2 5 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (1.04%) Windows
4 2 (0.52%) Android
4 2 (0.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 357 (92.49%) Agile Software Development
2 330 (85.49%) TDD
3 217 (56.22%) MVC
4 153 (39.64%) Scrum
5 146 (37.82%) Web Application Development
6 93 (24.09%) OO
7 84 (21.76%) Software Engineering
8 45 (11.66%) Automated Testing
9 44 (11.40%) Continuous Integration
10 40 (10.36%) Unit Testing
11 38 (9.84%) Kanban
12 37 (9.59%) Software Testing
12 37 (9.59%) Test Automation
13 33 (8.55%) Automation Testing
14 30 (7.77%) SOLID
15 29 (7.51%) Mentoring
16 27 (6.99%) Dependency Injection
17 25 (6.48%) DevOps
17 25 (6.48%) Open Source
18 21 (5.44%) Scrum-ban
Programming Languages
1 229 (59.33%) C#
2 102 (26.42%) Ruby
3 97 (25.13%) JavaScript
4 96 (24.87%) Java
5 63 (16.32%) SQL
6 28 (7.25%) Python
7 23 (5.96%) C++
7 23 (5.96%) Perl
8 21 (5.44%) T-SQL
9 19 (4.92%) PowerShell
10 17 (4.40%) Bash Shell
11 7 (1.81%) PHP
12 6 (1.55%) VBScript
13 2 (0.52%) VB
14 1 (0.26%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.26%) Clojure
14 1 (0.26%) F#
14 1 (0.26%) Go
14 1 (0.26%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 36 (9.33%) Degree
2 35 (9.07%) ISEB
3 24 (6.22%) ISTQB
4 11 (2.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.26%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (8.55%) QA
2 3 (0.78%) SDET
Systems Management
1 28 (7.25%) Puppet
2 3 (0.78%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.26%) Ansible
4 1 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.26%) logstash
4 1 (0.26%) StatsD
Vendors
1 63 (16.32%) Microsoft
2 45 (11.66%) Facebook
3 25 (6.48%) Apple
3 25 (6.48%) Google
3 25 (6.48%) Sony
3 25 (6.48%) Yahoo!
4 17 (4.40%) Red Hat
5 11 (2.85%) Atlassian
6 10 (2.59%) WorldPay
7 8 (2.07%) Oracle
8 4 (1.04%) IBM
8 4 (1.04%) Perforce
9 2 (0.52%) Coverity
10 1 (0.26%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.26%) New Relic
10 1 (0.26%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.26%) SAP
10 1 (0.26%) Twitter
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