The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Exeter 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 33 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 1.13% 0.79% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 0.91% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
BDD
Devon

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
136 110 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 76.84% 86.61% 67.94%
Number of salaries quoted 104 96 135
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -9.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,850
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

BDD
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

BDD Salary Trend in Exeter

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Exeter 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%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Node.js
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Jasmine
2 2 (66.67%) Summit
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Grunt
2 2 (66.67%) PhantomJS
2 2 (66.67%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (66.67%) TypeScript
2 2 (66.67%) ISO 14001
2 2 (66.67%) SEO
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) ISO 9001
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Spring

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 (66.67%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Jasmine
1 2 (66.67%) Grunt
1 2 (66.67%) PhantomJS
1 2 (66.67%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Maven
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Front-End Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) CSS3
1 2 (66.67%) Ajax
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SEO
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) TypeScript
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO 14001
1 2 (66.67%) ISO 9001