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 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 101 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BDD 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.14% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £87,500 - -
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
1159 907 656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 82.02% 83.52% 75.23%
Number of salaries quoted 910 687 585
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £65,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (88.89%) MVC
2 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 8 (88.89%) WCF
3 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
4 6 (66.67%) OO
4 6 (66.67%) Ruby
4 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
5 5 (55.56%) RESTful
5 5 (55.56%) BBC
5 5 (55.56%) Social Media
5 5 (55.56%) Web Application Development
5 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (55.56%) Node.js
5 5 (55.56%) NoSQL
5 5 (55.56%) Apple
5 5 (55.56%) Sony
5 5 (55.56%) Yahoo!
5 5 (55.56%) Google
5 5 (55.56%) Facebook
6 3 (33.33%) WPF
7 2 (22.22%) Finance
7 2 (22.22%) Banking
7 2 (22.22%) SQL
8 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 1 (11.11%) QA

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 5 (55.56%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
2 1 (11.11%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (11.11%) Moq
2 1 (11.11%) Hudson
2 1 (11.11%) SpecFlow
2 1 (11.11%) NUnit
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) Firebug
2 1 (11.11%) Fiddler
2 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Development Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Software Development Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Software Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Tester
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
1 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
1 8 (88.89%) WCF
1 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (55.56%) RESTful
3 3 (33.33%) WPF
4 1 (11.11%) WinForms
4 1 (11.11%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) BBC
1 5 (55.56%) Social Media
2 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
2 8 (88.89%) MVC
3 6 (66.67%) OO
4 5 (55.56%) Web Application Development
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) OOD
5 1 (11.11%) OOP
5 1 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (11.11%) Kanban
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) Ruby
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Apple
1 5 (55.56%) Sony
1 5 (55.56%) Yahoo!
1 5 (55.56%) Google
1 5 (55.56%) Facebook
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
Essex
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago