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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 78 78 83
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing BDD 19 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.84% 1.36% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 1.72% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 11
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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
863 696 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 83.54% 78.91% 79.41%
Number of salaries quoted 699 626 625
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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 30 March 2015.

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 30 March 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
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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 0 8 £52,500 +40.00% 1
Gloucester - 3 £62,500 -
Cirencester - 2 £25,000 - 1
BDD
South West

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 34 (100.00%) TDD
2 31 (91.18%) MVC
3 26 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (73.53%) Git (software)
5 24 (70.59%) Web Application Development
6 20 (58.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (58.82%) ASP.NET Web API
6 20 (58.82%) RESTful
6 20 (58.82%) .NET
6 20 (58.82%) SQL Server
6 20 (58.82%) ASP.NET
7 19 (55.88%) C#
7 19 (55.88%) .NET Framework
7 19 (55.88%) NoSQL
8 16 (47.06%) Entity Framework
8 16 (47.06%) Node.js
8 16 (47.06%) Facebook
8 16 (47.06%) Enterprise Software
8 16 (47.06%) Ruby
8 16 (47.06%) WCF
8 16 (47.06%) Advertising
9 14 (41.18%) Java
9 14 (41.18%) Spring
10 13 (38.24%) Web Services
10 13 (38.24%) Hibernate
11 12 (35.29%) SOAP
11 12 (35.29%) REST
12 11 (32.35%) Spring MVC
12 11 (32.35%) JPA
13 10 (29.41%) Integration Testing

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 16 (47.06%) Node.js
2 5 (14.71%) JBoss
2 5 (14.71%) Tomcat
2 5 (14.71%) Mule
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 19 (55.88%) NoSQL
3 4 (11.76%) MongoDB
4 3 (8.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.94%) Couchbase
5 1 (2.94%) MySQL
5 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (73.53%) Git (software)
2 9 (26.47%) JUnit
3 7 (20.59%) Maven
4 6 (17.65%) TestNG
5 5 (14.71%) JIRA
6 3 (8.82%) IntelliJ
7 2 (5.88%) NUnit
7 2 (5.88%) MSTest
8 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
General
1 16 (47.06%) Advertising
2 3 (8.82%) Marketing
2 3 (8.82%) Electronics
2 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (100.00%) Developer
2 20 (58.82%) .NET Developer
3 14 (41.18%) Java Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Java Consultant
4 4 (11.76%) Java Programmer
4 4 (11.76%) Programmer
4 4 (11.76%) Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Java Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Junior .NET Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Junior
6 2 (5.88%) Graduate
6 2 (5.88%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (58.82%) .NET
1 20 (58.82%) ASP.NET
1 20 (58.82%) RESTful
1 20 (58.82%) ASP.NET MVC
1 20 (58.82%) ASP.NET Web API
2 19 (55.88%) .NET Framework
3 16 (47.06%) WCF
3 16 (47.06%) Entity Framework
4 14 (41.18%) Spring
5 13 (38.24%) Hibernate
5 13 (38.24%) Web Services
6 12 (35.29%) SOAP
6 12 (35.29%) REST
7 11 (32.35%) JPA
7 11 (32.35%) Spring MVC
8 9 (26.47%) XML
9 8 (23.53%) HTML
9 8 (23.53%) CSS
9 8 (23.53%) JSON
10 6 (17.65%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 16 (47.06%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.82%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) TDD
2 31 (91.18%) MVC
3 26 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (70.59%) Web Application Development
5 10 (29.41%) Integration Testing
6 6 (17.65%) Scrum
7 3 (8.82%) Programme Management
7 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (8.82%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (8.82%) Kanban
8 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.94%) SOA
9 1 (2.94%) Progressive Enhancement
9 1 (2.94%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (2.94%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) C#
2 16 (47.06%) Ruby
3 14 (41.18%) Java
4 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) Facebook
2 3 (8.82%) SAP
2 3 (8.82%) Apple
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago