The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 37 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 5 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 1.81% 2.26% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.43% 2.80% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 0
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
BDD
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
206 143 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 74.37% 80.79% 70.10%
Number of salaries quoted 167 136 118
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

BDD
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

BDD Salary Trend in Farnborough

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) WCF
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) REST
4 2 (40.00%) QUnit
4 2 (40.00%) Build Automation
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (40.00%) SaaS
4 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (40.00%) Database Security
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (40.00%) Requirements Management
4 2 (40.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) Selenium

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (20.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (40.00%) QUnit
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) WCF
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) SOAP
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (40.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (20.00%) WF
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Build Automation
4 2 (40.00%) Database Security
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (40.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) SOA
4 2 (40.00%) MVC
4 2 (40.00%) Requirements Management
5 1 (20.00%) Workflow
5 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) OOP
5 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) PowerHouse
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
Farnborough, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago