The first table below looks at the demand for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 106 124 104
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -20
Permanent jobs citing BDD 39 28 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.55% 1.06% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 1.36% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 36 27 37
Average salary £50,000 £65,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £86,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1865 2054 1931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 74.10% 77.66% 73.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1463 1699 1572
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
BDD
East of England

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

BDD
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

BDD Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

BDD
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

BDD Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

BDD
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
St Albans +21 22 £53,500 -17.69% 2
Welwyn Garden City +23 4 £50,750 +26.87%
Letchworth - 3 £40,000 - 1
Watford -15 1 £60,000 +14.28%
BDD
East of England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 81 (98.78%) TDD
2 67 (81.71%) C#
3 66 (80.49%) .NET
4 63 (76.83%) SQL Server
5 62 (75.61%) ASP.NET
6 57 (69.51%) MVC
7 53 (64.63%) ASP.NET MVC
8 50 (60.98%) OO
9 47 (57.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 41 (50.00%) RESTful
11 40 (48.78%) Node.js
11 40 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
12 38 (46.34%) Git (software)
12 38 (46.34%) CSS
12 38 (46.34%) HTML
13 32 (39.02%) SQL Server 2012
14 31 (37.80%) Internet
15 29 (35.37%) NUnit
15 29 (35.37%) CQRS
16 28 (34.15%) Web Application Development
16 28 (34.15%) SQL Server 2008
17 27 (32.93%) Web Services
17 27 (32.93%) Linux
18 26 (31.71%) HTML5
19 25 (30.49%) Scrum
19 25 (30.49%) Unit Testing
20 24 (29.27%) WCF
21 23 (28.05%) TeamCity
21 23 (28.05%) RabbitMQ
21 23 (28.05%) CSS3

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 40 (48.78%) Node.js
2 10 (12.20%) Apache
3 8 (9.76%) lighttpd
4 2 (2.44%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (24.39%) Mingle
2 5 (6.10%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (24.39%) SaaS
2 4 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.44%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 31 (37.80%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (76.83%) SQL Server
2 32 (39.02%) SQL Server 2012
3 28 (34.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (24.39%) Neo4j
5 13 (15.85%) NoSQL
6 10 (12.20%) RavenDB
7 2 (2.44%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.44%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 38 (46.34%) Git (software)
2 29 (35.37%) NUnit
3 23 (28.05%) TeamCity
4 20 (24.39%) MSTest
5 19 (23.17%) Visual Studio
6 8 (9.76%) Subversion
6 8 (9.76%) Ant
6 8 (9.76%) Grunt
7 6 (7.32%) Moq
8 5 (6.10%) Cucumber
8 5 (6.10%) SpecFlow
9 4 (4.88%) Rhino Mocks
9 4 (4.88%) CruiseControl
10 3 (3.66%) Selenium
11 2 (2.44%) Maven
11 2 (2.44%) Mockito
11 2 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (2.44%) Mercurial
11 2 (2.44%) Jenkins
12 1 (1.22%) JBehave
General
1 13 (15.85%) Games
2 10 (12.20%) Telecoms
3 8 (9.76%) Marketing
4 2 (2.44%) Retail
5 1 (1.22%) Advertising
5 1 (1.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 70 (85.37%) Developer
2 40 (48.78%) .NET Developer
3 28 (34.15%) Senior Developer
4 9 (10.98%) Agile .NET Developer
5 7 (8.54%) C# Developer
5 7 (8.54%) Web Developer
6 6 (7.32%) Senior Web Developer
6 6 (7.32%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (7.32%) UI Developer
6 6 (7.32%) Senior UI Developer
6 6 (7.32%) Team Leader
6 6 (7.32%) UI Programmer
6 6 (7.32%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 4 (4.88%) Development Team Leader
7 4 (4.88%) Lead Developer
7 4 (4.88%) Analyst
7 4 (4.88%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (3.66%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (3.66%) Business Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (80.49%) .NET
2 62 (75.61%) ASP.NET
3 53 (64.63%) ASP.NET MVC
4 47 (57.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 41 (50.00%) RESTful
6 38 (46.34%) HTML
6 38 (46.34%) CSS
7 27 (32.93%) Web Services
8 26 (31.71%) HTML5
9 24 (29.27%) WCF
10 23 (28.05%) RabbitMQ
10 23 (28.05%) CSS3
11 21 (25.61%) KnockoutJS
11 21 (25.61%) Silverlight
12 18 (21.95%) ASP.NET Web API
13 10 (12.20%) Razor View Engine
14 6 (7.32%) jQuery
15 4 (4.88%) Gherkin
15 4 (4.88%) SOAP
15 4 (4.88%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.98%) BBC
1 9 (10.98%) Social Media
2 8 (9.76%) Open Source
3 3 (3.66%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 27 (32.93%) Linux
2 19 (23.17%) CentOS
3 16 (19.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (98.78%) TDD
2 57 (69.51%) MVC
3 50 (60.98%) OO
4 40 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (35.37%) CQRS
6 28 (34.15%) Web Application Development
7 25 (30.49%) Unit Testing
7 25 (30.49%) Scrum
8 20 (24.39%) Domain-Driven Design
9 19 (23.17%) System Testing
10 15 (18.29%) UML
11 14 (17.07%) Kanban
12 12 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (12.20%) Web Development
14 9 (10.98%) Dependency Injection
14 9 (10.98%) OOA/OOD
15 8 (9.76%) Web Design
15 8 (9.76%) Responsive Web Design
16 7 (8.54%) E-Commerce
17 6 (7.32%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 67 (81.71%) C#
2 19 (23.17%) PowerShell
3 17 (20.73%) JavaScript
4 13 (15.85%) Ruby
5 4 (4.88%) Java
6 2 (2.44%) SQL
6 2 (2.44%) Python
7 1 (1.22%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (21.95%) Degree
2 16 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (19.51%) MCTS
2 16 (19.51%) MCSD
3 10 (12.20%) MCSE
4 6 (7.32%) MCP
4 6 (7.32%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (12.20%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 11 (13.41%) Google
2 9 (10.98%) Yahoo!
2 9 (10.98%) Apple
2 9 (10.98%) Sony
2 9 (10.98%) Facebook
3 5 (6.10%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.66%) Endeca
5 2 (2.44%) Oracle
6 1 (1.22%) ATG
6 1 (1.22%) hybris
6 1 (1.22%) Demandware
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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St. Albans
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Noir Consulting
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