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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 91 84 94
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Permanent jobs citing BDD 7 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.70% 1.75% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 2.02% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7 23 14
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.43%
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
833 1139 1105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 83.22% 86.55% 78.42%
Number of salaries quoted 639 930 893
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
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 28 April 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
Basildon - 2 £45,000 -
Chelmsford - 2 £37,500 -
Loughton - 2 £37,500 -
Wickford - 1 £35,000 - 1
BDD
East of England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) TDD
2 8 (80.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) .NET
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (60.00%) MVC
3 6 (60.00%) WCF
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (50.00%) Moq
4 5 (50.00%) Scrum
4 5 (50.00%) NHibernate
5 4 (40.00%) JIRA
5 4 (40.00%) Selenium
5 4 (40.00%) Java
5 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (40.00%) Web Application Development
5 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (30.00%) MVVM
6 3 (30.00%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (30.00%) Entity Framework
6 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (30.00%) VB
6 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
6 3 (30.00%) Windows
6 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (30.00%) Kanban

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (50.00%) Moq
2 4 (40.00%) JIRA
2 4 (40.00%) Selenium
3 3 (30.00%) NUnit
3 3 (30.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (20.00%) FxCop
4 2 (20.00%) Gerrit
4 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (20.00%) JMeter
4 2 (20.00%) Mercurial
4 2 (20.00%) ReSharper
4 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
4 2 (20.00%) StyleCop
4 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (10.00%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) .NET Developer
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Agile .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Agile C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) QA Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) QA Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) QA Test Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) QA Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Selenium Tester
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (60.00%) WCF
3 5 (50.00%) NHibernate
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (30.00%) Entity Framework
5 3 (30.00%) WinForms
5 3 (30.00%) WPF
6 2 (20.00%) ADO.NET
6 2 (20.00%) CSS
6 2 (20.00%) HTML
6 2 (20.00%) LINQ
6 2 (20.00%) SOAP
6 2 (20.00%) XML
6 2 (20.00%) XSL
6 2 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Streaming Music
2 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) TDD
3 6 (60.00%) MVC
4 5 (50.00%) Scrum
5 4 (40.00%) Web Application Development
6 3 (30.00%) Kanban
6 3 (30.00%) MVVM
7 2 (20.00%) API Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Defect Management
7 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
7 2 (20.00%) OWASP
7 2 (20.00%) QA Automation
7 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
7 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
7 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) Ruby
3 3 (30.00%) VB
3 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
Wickford, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago