The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 87 82 90
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Permanent jobs citing BDD 16 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.35% 0.75% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 1.01% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 1
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BDD
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
955 693 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 80.66% 74.68% 77.86%
Number of salaries quoted 794 577 597
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £38,289
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

BDD
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

BDD Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

BDD
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

BDD Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

BDD
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Cheltenham +1 13 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Cirencester - 1 £40,000 -
Gloucester - 1 £40,000 -
BDD
South West

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 29 (100.00%) TDD
2 28 (96.55%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (93.10%) MVC
3 27 (93.10%) Git (software)
3 27 (93.10%) RESTful
3 27 (93.10%) Web Application Development
4 26 (89.66%) C#
4 26 (89.66%) .NET
4 26 (89.66%) SQL Server
4 26 (89.66%) ASP.NET
4 26 (89.66%) Advertising
4 26 (89.66%) Ruby
4 26 (89.66%) .NET Framework
4 26 (89.66%) WCF
4 26 (89.66%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (89.66%) NoSQL
4 26 (89.66%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 26 (89.66%) Node.js
4 26 (89.66%) Facebook
4 26 (89.66%) Enterprise Software
4 26 (89.66%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (10.34%) Java
5 3 (10.34%) Spring
6 2 (6.90%) SOAP
6 2 (6.90%) Web Services
6 2 (6.90%) Hibernate
7 1 (3.45%) HTML
7 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.45%) J2EE
7 1 (3.45%) JUnit

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 26 (89.66%) Node.js
2 1 (3.45%) JBoss
2 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (89.66%) SQL Server
1 26 (89.66%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (93.10%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.45%) JUnit
2 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.45%) Maven
2 1 (3.45%) JIRA
2 1 (3.45%) TestNG
General
1 26 (89.66%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (100.00%) Developer
2 26 (89.66%) .NET Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Java Developer
4 1 (3.45%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (93.10%) RESTful
2 26 (89.66%) ASP.NET MVC
2 26 (89.66%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 26 (89.66%) .NET Framework
2 26 (89.66%) .NET
2 26 (89.66%) ASP.NET
2 26 (89.66%) WCF
2 26 (89.66%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (10.34%) Spring
4 2 (6.90%) SOAP
4 2 (6.90%) Web Services
4 2 (6.90%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.45%) HTML
5 1 (3.45%) XML
5 1 (3.45%) CSS
5 1 (3.45%) J2EE
5 1 (3.45%) JSF
5 1 (3.45%) JSON
5 1 (3.45%) Spring MVC
5 1 (3.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 26 (89.66%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) TDD
2 28 (96.55%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (93.10%) MVC
3 27 (93.10%) Web Application Development
4 1 (3.45%) Integration Testing
4 1 (3.45%) Scrum
4 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 26 (89.66%) C#
1 26 (89.66%) Ruby
2 3 (10.34%) Java
3 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 26 (89.66%) Facebook
Gloucestershire
People Source
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits, share options
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
UCAS
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum dependent upon experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago