The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 69 63 39
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -24
Permanent jobs citing BDD 31 27 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.77% 2.73% 7.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.37% 3.20% 8.97%
Number of salaries quoted 27 22 73
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £25,800 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £42,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BDD
South East

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 Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
920 844 836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 82.07% 85.25% 78.79%
Number of salaries quoted 766 722 747
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

BDD
Salary Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the East Sussex region.

BDD Salary Trend in East Sussex

BDD
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

BDD Salary Histogram in East Sussex

BDD
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Brighton -1 30 £45,000 +7.14%
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 59 (76.62%) TDD
2 52 (67.53%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (64.94%) C#
3 50 (64.94%) .NET
4 46 (59.74%) Degree
5 44 (57.14%) ASP.NET
6 34 (44.16%) SQL
6 34 (44.16%) SQL Server
7 32 (41.56%) MS Excel
7 32 (41.56%) Microsoft
8 24 (31.17%) HTML
9 22 (28.57%) Selenium
10 21 (27.27%) JavaScript
11 18 (23.38%) Git (software)
11 18 (23.38%) Cucumber
12 17 (22.08%) WebDriver
12 17 (22.08%) ISEB
13 16 (20.78%) Test Scripting
14 15 (19.48%) CSS
15 14 (18.18%) QA
15 14 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
16 13 (16.88%) MVC
16 13 (16.88%) ASP.NET MVC
16 13 (16.88%) Jenkins
17 12 (15.58%) WCF
17 12 (15.58%) Ruby
17 12 (15.58%) Automated Testing
18 11 (14.29%) Scrum
18 11 (14.29%) ISTQB
18 11 (14.29%) Java

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 6 (7.79%) Node.js
2 2 (2.60%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.60%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 32 (41.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (44.16%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.60%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (28.57%) Selenium
2 18 (23.38%) Git (software)
2 18 (23.38%) Cucumber
3 17 (22.08%) WebDriver
4 13 (16.88%) Jenkins
5 10 (12.99%) JIRA
6 9 (11.69%) TestNG
7 8 (10.39%) SpecFlow
8 7 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
9 6 (7.79%) Eclipse
9 6 (7.79%) IntelliJ
10 4 (5.19%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (3.90%) JUnit
11 3 (3.90%) Visual Studio
12 2 (2.60%) RSpec
General
1 4 (5.19%) Games
2 2 (2.60%) Finance
Job Titles
1 54 (70.13%) Developer
2 34 (44.16%) .NET Developer
3 27 (35.06%) Agile .NET Developer
4 11 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (11.69%) Analyst
6 8 (10.39%) QA Engineer
7 7 (9.09%) Test Engineer
8 6 (7.79%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (7.79%) Test Analyst
8 6 (7.79%) C# Developer
9 3 (3.90%) Business Analyst
9 3 (3.90%) Tester
9 3 (3.90%) Java Developer
9 3 (3.90%) QA Tester
9 3 (3.90%) Agile Business Analyst
10 2 (2.60%) Web Engineer
10 2 (2.60%) Automated Test Engineer
10 2 (2.60%) Automated Tester
10 2 (2.60%) Web Tester
10 2 (2.60%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (64.94%) .NET
2 44 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 24 (31.17%) HTML
4 15 (19.48%) CSS
5 13 (16.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (15.58%) WCF
7 8 (10.39%) Web Services
8 6 (7.79%) HTML5
8 6 (7.79%) Backbone.js
8 6 (7.79%) ExpressJS
9 5 (6.49%) jQuery
10 4 (5.19%) RESTful
10 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 4 (5.19%) XML
10 4 (5.19%) XSLT
10 4 (5.19%) SOAP
10 4 (5.19%) Razor View Engine
11 3 (3.90%) Hibernate
11 3 (3.90%) Spring
11 3 (3.90%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.90%) Open Source
3 3 (3.90%) Social Media
3 3 (3.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.79%) Linux
1 6 (7.79%) Mac OS X
2 2 (2.60%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (76.62%) TDD
2 52 (67.53%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (20.78%) Test Scripting
4 14 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (16.88%) MVC
6 12 (15.58%) Automated Testing
7 11 (14.29%) Scrum
8 9 (11.69%) OO
9 6 (7.79%) Test Automation
10 5 (6.49%) OOD
11 4 (5.19%) Domain-Driven Design
11 4 (5.19%) Software Architecture
11 4 (5.19%) CQRS
11 4 (5.19%) Web Application Development
11 4 (5.19%) Refactoring
12 3 (3.90%) Performance Management
12 3 (3.90%) Automation Testing
12 3 (3.90%) Data Modelling
12 3 (3.90%) UML
12 3 (3.90%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 50 (64.94%) C#
2 34 (44.16%) SQL
3 21 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 12 (15.58%) Ruby
5 11 (14.29%) Java
6 2 (2.60%) CoffeeScript
6 2 (2.60%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.30%) VB
7 1 (1.30%) VB6
Qualifications
1 46 (59.74%) Degree
2 17 (22.08%) ISEB
3 11 (14.29%) ISTQB
4 10 (12.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (18.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (41.56%) Microsoft