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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 82 80 93
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Permanent jobs citing BDD 16 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.54% 1.30% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 1.76% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 2
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
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
856 680 742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 82.15% 73.67% 81.90%
Number of salaries quoted 716 575 613
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
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
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 29 January 2015. 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 -12 12 £45,000 +20.00% 3
BDD
South West

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 30 (100.00%) TDD
2 28 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (90.00%) MVC
3 27 (90.00%) Web Application Development
3 27 (90.00%) Git (software)
3 27 (90.00%) RESTful
4 25 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 25 (83.33%) NoSQL
4 25 (83.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 25 (83.33%) Node.js
4 25 (83.33%) Ruby
4 25 (83.33%) .NET Framework
4 25 (83.33%) WCF
4 25 (83.33%) Enterprise Software
4 25 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 25 (83.33%) Facebook
4 25 (83.33%) Advertising
4 25 (83.33%) ASP.NET
4 25 (83.33%) C#
4 25 (83.33%) .NET
4 25 (83.33%) SQL Server
5 5 (16.67%) Java
5 5 (16.67%) Spring
6 4 (13.33%) Hibernate
6 4 (13.33%) SOAP
6 4 (13.33%) Web Services
7 2 (6.67%) XML
7 2 (6.67%) JBoss
7 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
7 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 25 (83.33%) Node.js
2 2 (6.67%) JBoss
2 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (83.33%) NoSQL
1 25 (83.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (90.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.67%) JUnit
2 2 (6.67%) Maven
2 2 (6.67%) TestNG
2 2 (6.67%) JIRA
3 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
General
1 25 (83.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (100.00%) Developer
2 25 (83.33%) .NET Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (3.33%) Java Consultant
4 1 (3.33%) Java Programmer
4 1 (3.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (3.33%) Consultant
4 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (3.33%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (90.00%) RESTful
2 25 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 25 (83.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 25 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 25 (83.33%) WCF
2 25 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 25 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 25 (83.33%) .NET
3 5 (16.67%) Spring
4 4 (13.33%) Hibernate
4 4 (13.33%) SOAP
4 4 (13.33%) Web Services
5 2 (6.67%) XML
5 2 (6.67%) HTML
5 2 (6.67%) J2EE
5 2 (6.67%) CSS
5 2 (6.67%) jQuery
5 2 (6.67%) JPA
5 2 (6.67%) JSON
5 2 (6.67%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 25 (83.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) TDD
2 28 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (90.00%) MVC
3 27 (90.00%) Web Application Development
4 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (6.67%) Scrum
4 2 (6.67%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) Ruby
1 25 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 25 (83.33%) Facebook
Gloucester
People Source
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham
Blue Town Online
Salary: Depending on Experience
Posted: 9 days ago