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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 75 74 84
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Permanent jobs citing BDD 8 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.95% 0.86% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 1.14% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 13
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
622 614 878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 73.96% 75.62% 72.03%
Number of salaries quoted 500 547 805
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
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 20 August 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 - 8 £45,000 - 2
BDD
South West

BDD
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) MVC
1 13 (100.00%) TDD
1 13 (100.00%) Ruby
1 13 (100.00%) WCF
1 13 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 13 (100.00%) RESTful
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 13 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 13 (100.00%) Node.js
1 13 (100.00%) Facebook
1 13 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 13 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 8 (61.54%) Advertising
2 8 (61.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 8 (61.54%) .NET Framework
3 5 (38.46%) Social Network
3 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 5 (38.46%) Twitter

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 13 (100.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (61.54%) Advertising
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
1 13 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) WCF
1 13 (100.00%) RESTful
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 8 (61.54%) .NET Framework
2 8 (61.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (38.46%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) MVC
1 13 (100.00%) TDD
1 13 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Facebook
2 5 (38.46%) Twitter
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
UCAS
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago