The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 99 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 3 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.24% 0.95% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 1.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 0
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BDD
East of 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 Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1065 808 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 83.86% 84.87% 76.15%
Number of salaries quoted 838 623 587
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £70,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

BDD
Salary Trend in Essex

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

BDD Salary Trend in Essex

BDD
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Essex

BDD
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £40,000 - 1
BDD
East of England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (66.67%) WCF
3 4 (66.67%) WPF
3 4 (66.67%) Banking
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) Wealth Management
5 2 (33.33%) Credit Risk
5 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
6 1 (16.67%) RESTful
6 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
6 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
6 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
6 1 (16.67%) QA
6 1 (16.67%) Selenium
6 1 (16.67%) Firebug
6 1 (16.67%) Fiddler
6 1 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (16.67%) Hudson
6 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) Firebug
1 1 (16.67%) Fiddler
1 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
1 1 (16.67%) Hudson
1 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Development Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Development Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (66.67%) WCF
2 4 (66.67%) WPF
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (33.33%) Wealth Management
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Southend-On-Sea
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