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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 78 82 72
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs citing BDD 22 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.33% 0.55% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.79% 0.73% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 21 5 9
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
789 686 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 83.40% 74.89% 78.61%
Number of salaries quoted 668 548 591
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +4 13 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Gloucester - 3 £37,500 - 1
Filton - 1 £42,500 -
BDD
South West

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 32 (84.21%) TDD
2 31 (81.58%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (68.42%) Java
3 26 (68.42%) Web Services
4 25 (65.79%) Linux
4 25 (65.79%) MVC
5 22 (57.89%) Amazon AWS
5 22 (57.89%) REST
6 21 (55.26%) Spring
6 21 (55.26%) Hibernate
7 20 (52.63%) SOAP
7 20 (52.63%) Spring MVC
7 20 (52.63%) JPA
8 19 (50.00%) XML
9 18 (47.37%) Git (software)
10 17 (44.74%) JSON
10 17 (44.74%) Integration Testing
10 17 (44.74%) Apache Camel
10 17 (44.74%) JUnit
11 16 (42.11%) Scrum
12 15 (39.47%) Programme Management
12 15 (39.47%) Electronics
12 15 (39.47%) Telecoms
12 15 (39.47%) Finance
12 15 (39.47%) Manufacturing
12 15 (39.47%) SAP
12 15 (39.47%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (39.47%) DTV
12 15 (39.47%) Kanban
12 15 (39.47%) Mule

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 15 (39.47%) Mule
2 14 (36.84%) Mule ESB
3 12 (31.58%) JBoss
3 12 (31.58%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.63%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 15 (39.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (57.89%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (34.21%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (10.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) FTP
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (36.84%) MongoDB
1 14 (36.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 12 (31.58%) NoSQL
3 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.63%) Couchbase
4 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (47.37%) Git (software)
2 17 (44.74%) JUnit
3 13 (34.21%) IntelliJ
3 13 (34.21%) JIRA
4 6 (15.79%) Maven
5 4 (10.53%) TestNG
6 2 (5.26%) WebDriver
6 2 (5.26%) MSTest
6 2 (5.26%) Selenium
6 2 (5.26%) NUnit
6 2 (5.26%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.63%) FishEye
7 1 (2.63%) Gradle
7 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.63%) Spock
7 1 (2.63%) Geb
7 1 (2.63%) RSpec
7 1 (2.63%) Subversion
7 1 (2.63%) FitNesse
7 1 (2.63%) jMock
General
1 15 (39.47%) Electronics
1 15 (39.47%) Telecoms
1 15 (39.47%) Finance
1 15 (39.47%) Manufacturing
1 15 (39.47%) Marketing
2 8 (21.05%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (68.42%) Developer
2 20 (52.63%) Java Developer
3 10 (26.32%) Architect
3 10 (26.32%) Java Architect
4 7 (18.42%) Tester
4 7 (18.42%) Manual Tester
5 5 (13.16%) .NET Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Senior Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Test Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Junior .NET Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Java Programmer
7 3 (7.89%) Manual Test Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Consultant
7 3 (7.89%) Programmer
7 3 (7.89%) Junior
7 3 (7.89%) Junior Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Graduate
7 3 (7.89%) Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (68.42%) Web Services
2 22 (57.89%) REST
3 21 (55.26%) Hibernate
3 21 (55.26%) Spring
4 20 (52.63%) SOAP
4 20 (52.63%) Spring MVC
4 20 (52.63%) JPA
5 19 (50.00%) XML
6 17 (44.74%) JSON
6 17 (44.74%) Apache Camel
7 12 (31.58%) Spring Integration
8 9 (23.68%) .NET
9 7 (18.42%) CSS
10 6 (15.79%) HTML
11 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET
11 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (10.53%) CSS3
12 4 (10.53%) KnockoutJS
12 4 (10.53%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) DTV
2 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 25 (65.79%) Linux
2 7 (18.42%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (84.21%) TDD
2 31 (81.58%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (65.79%) MVC
4 17 (44.74%) Integration Testing
5 16 (42.11%) Scrum
6 15 (39.47%) Programme Management
6 15 (39.47%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (39.47%) Kanban
6 15 (39.47%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (21.05%) E-Commerce
8 7 (18.42%) Compatibility Testing
8 7 (18.42%) Web Application Development
8 7 (18.42%) SDLC
9 4 (10.53%) OOP
9 4 (10.53%) OO
9 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.63%) Business Analysis
10 1 (2.63%) Pair Programming
10 1 (2.63%) Progressive Enhancement
10 1 (2.63%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 26 (68.42%) Java
2 12 (31.58%) C#
3 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.53%) Python
3 4 (10.53%) Ruby
4 2 (5.26%) SQL
5 1 (2.63%) C
5 1 (2.63%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.95%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) SAP
2 12 (31.58%) Apple
3 7 (18.42%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.63%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle
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