The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 99 98 120
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +22
Permanent jobs citing BDD 57 56 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.39% 2.20% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% 2.74% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 48 53 21
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
BDD
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1909 2042 1809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 80.18% 80.11% 80.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1563 1680 1375
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 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
St Albans -23 27 £50,000 -20.00% 2
Watford +10 11 £57,500 +4.54%
Borehamwood - 6 £60,000 -
Broxbourne - 2 £47,500 - 1
Welwyn Garden City -10 1 £55,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead -11 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Rickmansworth - 1 £110,000 -
Welwyn - 1 £50,000 -
BDD
East of England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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.

1 102 (96.23%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (94.34%) TDD
3 74 (69.81%) OO
4 71 (66.98%) .NET
4 71 (66.98%) MVC
5 70 (66.04%) C#
6 69 (65.09%) ASP.NET
7 68 (64.15%) ASP.NET MVC
8 66 (62.26%) SQL Server
9 60 (56.60%) Web Application Development
10 55 (51.89%) WCF
11 49 (46.23%) Git (software)
12 47 (44.34%) RESTful
13 39 (36.79%) Ruby
14 36 (33.96%) ASP.NET Web API
15 33 (31.13%) HTML
16 32 (30.19%) JavaScript
17 31 (29.25%) NoSQL
17 31 (29.25%) Facebook
17 31 (29.25%) Node.js
18 30 (28.30%) CQRS
19 27 (25.47%) Domain-Driven Design
19 27 (25.47%) Internet
20 26 (24.53%) BBC
20 26 (24.53%) Games
20 26 (24.53%) Sony
20 26 (24.53%) Yahoo!
20 26 (24.53%) Google
20 26 (24.53%) Apple
20 26 (24.53%) Social Media

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 31 (29.25%) Node.js
2 14 (13.21%) WebSphere
3 5 (4.72%) WebLogic
3 5 (4.72%) JBoss
3 5 (4.72%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.94%) Drupal
5 1 (0.94%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (3.77%) Mingle
2 1 (0.94%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.89%) GitHub
2 1 (0.94%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (25.47%) Internet
2 1 (0.94%) NFC
2 1 (0.94%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (62.26%) SQL Server
2 31 (29.25%) NoSQL
3 8 (7.55%) DB2
3 8 (7.55%) DbVisualizer
4 5 (4.72%) Neo4j
4 5 (4.72%) RavenDB
5 4 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.89%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 49 (46.23%) Git (software)
2 13 (12.26%) Selenium
3 11 (10.38%) WebDriver
3 11 (10.38%) Cucumber
4 9 (8.49%) Subversion
5 8 (7.55%) NUnit
6 6 (5.66%) Visual Studio
6 6 (5.66%) TeamCity
7 5 (4.72%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (3.77%) MSTest
9 3 (2.83%) JUnit
10 2 (1.89%) HP UFT
10 2 (1.89%) Bugzilla
10 2 (1.89%) JIRA
10 2 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.89%) SpecFlow
10 2 (1.89%) Jasmine
10 2 (1.89%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.94%) Grunt
11 1 (0.94%) Yeoman
General
1 26 (24.53%) Games
2 14 (13.21%) Marketing
3 11 (10.38%) Retail
4 5 (4.72%) Advertising
4 5 (4.72%) Finance
5 1 (0.94%) Legal
5 1 (0.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 84 (79.25%) Developer
2 62 (58.49%) .NET Developer
3 14 (13.21%) Front-End Developer
4 12 (11.32%) Senior Developer
5 9 (8.49%) Tester
5 9 (8.49%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (8.49%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 9 (8.49%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 8 (7.55%) Selenium Tester
6 8 (7.55%) Automation Tester
7 5 (4.72%) Software Developer
7 5 (4.72%) Programmer
7 5 (4.72%) Team Leader
7 5 (4.72%) Java Team Leader
8 4 (3.77%) Junior Developer
8 4 (3.77%) C# Developer
8 4 (3.77%) Junior
8 4 (3.77%) .NET Programmer
9 3 (2.83%) Junior Software Developer
9 3 (2.83%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (66.98%) .NET
2 69 (65.09%) ASP.NET
3 68 (64.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 55 (51.89%) WCF
5 47 (44.34%) RESTful
6 36 (33.96%) ASP.NET Web API
7 33 (31.13%) HTML
8 22 (20.75%) CSS
9 18 (16.98%) HTML5
10 16 (15.09%) CSS3
11 15 (14.15%) Backbone.js
12 14 (13.21%) jQuery
12 14 (13.21%) J2EE
13 10 (9.43%) Ember.js
14 9 (8.49%) Gherkin
14 9 (8.49%) Web Services
14 9 (8.49%) XML
14 9 (8.49%) Flash
14 9 (8.49%) Ruby on Rails
15 7 (6.60%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 26 (24.53%) BBC
1 26 (24.53%) Social Media
2 8 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.83%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.89%) User Experience
5 1 (0.94%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.94%) Xbox
5 1 (0.94%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.94%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.55%) UNIX
2 5 (4.72%) Windows
3 4 (3.77%) Android
3 4 (3.77%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.89%) Linux
5 1 (0.94%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (96.23%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (94.34%) TDD
3 74 (69.81%) OO
4 71 (66.98%) MVC
5 60 (56.60%) Web Application Development
6 30 (28.30%) CQRS
7 27 (25.47%) Domain-Driven Design
8 19 (17.92%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (14.15%) Scrum
10 11 (10.38%) Coaching
11 10 (9.43%) Test Automation
12 9 (8.49%) Document Management
12 9 (8.49%) System Testing
12 9 (8.49%) Test Scripting
13 8 (7.55%) Unit Testing
13 8 (7.55%) Automated Testing
13 8 (7.55%) E-Commerce
13 8 (7.55%) SOA
13 8 (7.55%) Mentoring
14 6 (5.66%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 70 (66.04%) C#
2 39 (36.79%) Ruby
3 32 (30.19%) JavaScript
4 16 (15.09%) Java
5 10 (9.43%) PHP
5 10 (9.43%) SQL
6 4 (3.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (2.83%) Degree
2 2 (1.89%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.89%) ISEB
3 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.94%) MCTS
3 1 (0.94%) MCSD
3 1 (0.94%) MCSE
3 1 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.55%) QA
2 1 (0.94%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.94%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.94%) Puppet
1 1 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 31 (29.25%) Facebook
2 26 (24.53%) Apple
2 26 (24.53%) Sony
2 26 (24.53%) Yahoo!
2 26 (24.53%) Google
3 4 (3.77%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.83%) Oracle
5 1 (0.94%) Zend
5 1 (0.94%) hybris
5 1 (0.94%) Splunk
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Tesco
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago