The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Epsom region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 20 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 1.47% 3.41% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 4.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
BDD
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Epsom region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Epsom
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
48 69 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 70.59% 78.41% 76.03%
Number of salaries quoted 34 50 82
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

BDD
Salary Trend in Epsom

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

BDD Salary Trend in Epsom

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Epsom

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Epsom 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 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 2 (66.67%) Pair Programming
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Symfony
3 1 (33.33%) Zend
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Yii
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Jasmine
3 1 (33.33%) HTML

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Epsom 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 1 (33.33%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
1 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Jasmine
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Programmer
2 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Symfony
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Yii
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Pair Programming
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Zend