The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 66 62 73
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Permanent jobs citing BDD 6 21 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.98% 2.70% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 3.76% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 13
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
BDD
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
507 559 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 83.11% 71.94% 79.71%
Number of salaries quoted 443 487 555
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

BDD
Salary Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Guildford region.

BDD Salary Trend in Guildford

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) TDD
2 8 (66.67%) MVC
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 8 (66.67%) Internet
2 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (66.67%) Web Application Development
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (50.00%) RESTful
3 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 6 (50.00%) Node.js
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) Ruby
3 6 (50.00%) WCF
3 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (50.00%) OO
4 4 (33.33%) OOD
4 4 (33.33%) MATLAB
4 4 (33.33%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) Data Management
4 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 4 (33.33%) WPF
4 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) Managed Extensibility Framework

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 6 (50.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (33.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 4 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 4 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (50.00%) WCF
3 6 (50.00%) RESTful
4 4 (33.33%) WPF
4 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 4 (33.33%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) TDD
2 8 (66.67%) MVC
2 8 (66.67%) Web Application Development
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) OO
4 4 (33.33%) OOD
4 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) Data Management
4 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 4 (33.33%) MVVM
5 2 (16.67%) CQRS
5 2 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (8.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) Ruby
3 4 (33.33%) MATLAB