The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 79 108 105
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -3
Permanent jobs citing BDD 15 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.41% 0.29% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 0.34% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 2
Median salary £35,000 £51,250 £87,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.70% -41.42%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
950 1190 1205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 89.20% 86.23% 85.46%
Number of salaries quoted 679 864 942
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 5 December 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Essex

BDD
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Essex region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wickford - 6 £35,000 -
Chelmsford - 3 £35,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 3 £46,194 -
BDD
East of England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT jobs citing BDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for BDD.

1 24 (88.89%) TDD
2 20 (74.07%) C#
2 20 (74.07%) .NET
3 18 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 18 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 18 (66.67%) MVC
3 18 (66.67%) WCF
3 18 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 18 (66.67%) Web Application Development
3 18 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 18 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 16 (59.26%) Code First Entity Framework
4 16 (59.26%) ASP.NET Web API
4 16 (59.26%) AngularJS
4 16 (59.26%) KnockoutJS
4 16 (59.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 16 (59.26%) NoSQL
4 16 (59.26%) Entity Framework
4 16 (59.26%) Node.js
4 16 (59.26%) High Availability
4 16 (59.26%) RESTful
4 16 (59.26%) Music Industry
4 16 (59.26%) .NET Framework
4 16 (59.26%) Git (software)
4 16 (59.26%) Ruby
4 16 (59.26%) JavaScript
5 9 (33.33%) Selenium
6 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (22.22%) Cucumber
8 5 (18.52%) Test Strategy

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 18 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 16 (59.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (59.26%) Git (software)
2 9 (33.33%) Selenium
3 6 (22.22%) Cucumber
4 4 (14.81%) WebDriver
5 3 (11.11%) Eclipse
5 3 (11.11%) Gradle
5 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
5 3 (11.11%) Maven
5 3 (11.11%) SoapUI
5 3 (11.11%) Zephyr
6 2 (7.41%) Moq
6 2 (7.41%) NUnit
6 2 (7.41%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (7.41%) SpecFlow
General
1 16 (59.26%) Music Industry
2 1 (3.70%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 18 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (11.11%) Automation Test Lead
2 3 (11.11%) QA Leader
2 3 (11.11%) QA Team Leader
2 3 (11.11%) Team Leader
2 3 (11.11%) Test Leader
2 3 (11.11%) Tester
3 2 (7.41%) Automation Tester
3 2 (7.41%) Software Tester
4 1 (3.70%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (74.07%) .NET
2 18 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 18 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 18 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 18 (66.67%) WCF
3 16 (59.26%) .NET Framework
3 16 (59.26%) AngularJS
3 16 (59.26%) ASP.NET Web API
3 16 (59.26%) Code First Entity Framework
3 16 (59.26%) Entity Framework
3 16 (59.26%) KnockoutJS
3 16 (59.26%) Node.js
3 16 (59.26%) RESTful
3 16 (59.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (11.11%) CSS
4 3 (11.11%) J2EE
5 2 (7.41%) Gherkin
5 2 (7.41%) NHibernate
5 2 (7.41%) WinForms
5 2 (7.41%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Client/Server
1 2 (7.41%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (88.89%) TDD
2 18 (66.67%) MVC
2 18 (66.67%) Web Application Development
3 16 (59.26%) High Availability
4 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (18.52%) Test Strategy
6 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
7 3 (11.11%) ATDD
7 3 (11.11%) Automated Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Coaching
7 3 (11.11%) DevOps
7 3 (11.11%) Exploratory Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Line Management
7 3 (11.11%) Project Management
7 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 3 (11.11%) Time Management
8 2 (7.41%) Kanban
8 2 (7.41%) MVVM
8 2 (7.41%) Scrum
9 1 (3.70%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) C#
2 16 (59.26%) JavaScript
2 16 (59.26%) Ruby
3 5 (18.52%) Java
4 3 (11.11%) C
5 2 (7.41%) VB
5 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) ISEB
1 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
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