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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 65 89 86
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -3
Permanent jobs citing BDD 37 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.34% 1.40% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.81% 1.63% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 30 15 8
Average salary £60,000 £62,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £44,638 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+11.59% -2.43%
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
972 981 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 87.73% 85.83% 84.14%
Number of salaries quoted 647 773 665
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 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
(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 +13 19 £60,000 -9.43% 2
Cirencester +4 3 £33,500 +34.00%
Gloucester +8 1 £42,500 -32.00%
BDD
South West

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 57 (98.28%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (81.03%) TDD
3 42 (72.41%) Java
4 39 (67.24%) Web Services
4 39 (67.24%) Linux
5 37 (63.79%) Business Intelligence
5 37 (63.79%) SAP
5 37 (63.79%) Programme Management
5 37 (63.79%) Electronics
5 37 (63.79%) Telecoms
5 37 (63.79%) Finance
5 37 (63.79%) Manufacturing
5 37 (63.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 37 (63.79%) Marketing
5 37 (63.79%) Digital Marketing
6 36 (62.07%) Amazon AWS
6 36 (62.07%) Scrum
7 35 (60.34%) Apple
8 34 (58.62%) Kanban
9 33 (56.90%) Git (software)
10 30 (51.72%) SaaS
10 30 (51.72%) MongoDB
10 30 (51.72%) Mule
10 30 (51.72%) Spring MVC
10 30 (51.72%) MVC
10 30 (51.72%) Retail
10 30 (51.72%) Spring
10 30 (51.72%) SOAP
10 30 (51.72%) JBoss
10 30 (51.72%) Python

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 30 (51.72%) JBoss
1 30 (51.72%) Mule
2 22 (37.93%) Mule ESB
2 22 (37.93%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.45%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 37 (63.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 36 (62.07%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (51.72%) SaaS
3 22 (37.93%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (10.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.52%) Internet
2 3 (5.17%) SSH
3 1 (1.72%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (51.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 30 (51.72%) MongoDB
2 22 (37.93%) NoSQL
3 6 (10.34%) Big Data
4 2 (3.45%) Apache Accumulo
4 2 (3.45%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 33 (56.90%) Git (software)
2 28 (48.28%) JIRA
3 22 (37.93%) IntelliJ
3 22 (37.93%) JUnit
4 13 (22.41%) Selenium
5 12 (20.69%) Jenkins
6 6 (10.34%) LoadRunner
6 6 (10.34%) RSpec
7 5 (8.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (6.90%) SpecFlow
8 4 (6.90%) WebDriver
9 3 (5.17%) Cucumber
9 3 (5.17%) JMeter
9 3 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (5.17%) Zephyr
10 2 (3.45%) Maven
10 2 (3.45%) WATIR
11 1 (1.72%) Hudson
11 1 (1.72%) TeamCity
General
1 37 (63.79%) Electronics
1 37 (63.79%) Finance
1 37 (63.79%) Manufacturing
1 37 (63.79%) Marketing
1 37 (63.79%) Telecoms
2 30 (51.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (50.00%) Developer
2 24 (41.38%) Java Developer
3 23 (39.66%) Senior Developer
4 22 (37.93%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (13.79%) Analyst
5 8 (13.79%) Architect
5 8 (13.79%) Integration Architect
5 8 (13.79%) Test Analyst
5 8 (13.79%) Test Automation Engineer
5 8 (13.79%) Test Engineer
6 7 (12.07%) Java Architect
6 7 (12.07%) Manual Tester
6 7 (12.07%) Tester
7 6 (10.34%) Test Manager
8 5 (8.62%) iOS Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Automation Test Lead
9 2 (3.45%) Developer in Test
9 2 (3.45%) Java Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Test Automation Developer
10 1 (1.72%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (67.24%) Web Services
2 30 (51.72%) Apache Camel
2 30 (51.72%) SOAP
2 30 (51.72%) Spring
2 30 (51.72%) Spring MVC
3 27 (46.55%) JSON
3 27 (46.55%) XML
4 25 (43.10%) REST
5 22 (37.93%) Hibernate
5 22 (37.93%) JPA
5 22 (37.93%) Spring Integration
6 4 (6.90%) .NET
7 3 (5.17%) Gherkin
7 3 (5.17%) RESTful
8 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Internet of Things
2 5 (8.62%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.45%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 39 (67.24%) Linux
2 8 (13.79%) Unix
2 8 (13.79%) Windows
3 6 (10.34%) CentOS
4 5 (8.62%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (98.28%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (81.03%) TDD
3 37 (63.79%) Business Intelligence
3 37 (63.79%) Digital Marketing
3 37 (63.79%) Programme Management
4 36 (62.07%) Scrum
5 34 (58.62%) Kanban
6 30 (51.72%) E-Commerce
6 30 (51.72%) MVC
7 28 (48.28%) OO
8 25 (43.10%) Integration Testing
9 23 (39.66%) OOP
9 23 (39.66%) Software Engineering
10 11 (18.97%) Test Automation
11 10 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (15.52%) Non-Functional Testing
12 9 (15.52%) Test Management
13 8 (13.79%) Cybersecurity
13 8 (13.79%) Defect Tracking
13 8 (13.79%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 42 (72.41%) Java
2 30 (51.72%) Python
3 26 (44.83%) C#
3 26 (44.83%) Ruby
4 8 (13.79%) Bash Shell
5 6 (10.34%) JavaScript
5 6 (10.34%) Shell Script
5 6 (10.34%) VB
6 5 (8.62%) Apple Swift
6 5 (8.62%) Objective-C
7 4 (6.90%) SQL
8 3 (5.17%) C++
9 2 (3.45%) Go
9 2 (3.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (22.41%) ISEB
2 9 (15.52%) ISTQB
3 8 (13.79%) DV Cleared
3 8 (13.79%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.45%) Puppet
2 1 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (63.79%) SAP
2 35 (60.34%) Apple
3 6 (10.34%) Red Hat
4 4 (6.90%) HP
4 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.45%) Rally
6 1 (1.72%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle
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