The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 57 101 109
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +8
Permanent jobs citing BDD 86 57 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.16% 2.37% 2.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.90% 2.85% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 85 48 52
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
1754 1997 2130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 84.82% 83.04% 82.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1458 1617 1755
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 June 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

BDD
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
St Albans +12 19 £65,000 +30.00% 2
Watford +24 16 £48,750 -15.21% 1
Hertford - 4 £52,500 - 1
Hitchin - 4 £55,000 -
Rickmansworth +14 3 £65,000 -40.90%
Welwyn Garden City +8 3 £95,000 +72.72%
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £42,500 -
Harpenden - 2 £60,000 -
Broxbourne -9 1 £42,500 -10.52% 1
BDD
East of England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing BDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for BDD.

1 135 (95.07%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (78.87%) TDD
3 73 (51.41%) C#
4 72 (50.70%) MVC
5 70 (49.30%) .NET
6 67 (47.18%) RESTful
7 62 (43.66%) ASP.NET
8 60 (42.25%) ASP.NET Web API
9 59 (41.55%) WCF
9 59 (41.55%) Git (software)
10 58 (40.85%) JIRA
11 57 (40.14%) ASP.NET MVC
12 55 (38.73%) Scrum
13 54 (38.03%) Node.js
14 53 (37.32%) NoSQL
15 52 (36.62%) Java
16 48 (33.80%) SQL Server
17 43 (30.28%) Ruby
17 43 (30.28%) SQL Server 2014
18 42 (29.58%) OO
18 42 (29.58%) Web Application Development
19 41 (28.87%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 38 (26.76%) SQL
21 36 (25.35%) JavaScript
22 35 (24.65%) Selenium
23 32 (22.54%) REST
24 30 (21.13%) WebDriver
25 29 (20.42%) Entity Framework
26 27 (19.01%) SOAP
26 27 (19.01%) Software Engineering

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (8.45%) NServiceBus
2 7 (4.93%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.11%) Confluence
3 3 (2.11%) JBoss
3 3 (2.11%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.11%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.11%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.41%) IIS
5 1 (0.70%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (5.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.56%) GitHub
2 14 (9.86%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (7.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (4.93%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.45%) Internet
1 12 (8.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (37.32%) NoSQL
2 48 (33.80%) SQL Server
3 43 (30.28%) SQL Server 2014
4 14 (9.86%) MongoDB
4 14 (9.86%) RavenDB
5 7 (4.93%) Couchbase
6 4 (2.82%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 59 (41.55%) Git (software)
2 58 (40.85%) JIRA
3 35 (24.65%) Selenium
4 30 (21.13%) WebDriver
5 26 (18.31%) Cucumber
6 23 (16.20%) Jenkins
7 19 (13.38%) NUnit
8 15 (10.56%) HP UFT
9 13 (9.15%) TeamCity
10 12 (8.45%) Fiddler
10 12 (8.45%) JBehave
10 12 (8.45%) JUnit
10 12 (8.45%) SoapUI
10 12 (8.45%) Subversion
11 7 (4.93%) JIRA Agile
12 5 (3.52%) Jasmine
13 2 (1.41%) FxCop
13 2 (1.41%) Gradle
13 2 (1.41%) Karma Test Runner
13 2 (1.41%) SpecFlow
General
1 21 (14.79%) Finance
2 12 (8.45%) Games
3 8 (5.63%) Retail
4 7 (4.93%) Banking
5 2 (1.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 92 (64.79%) Developer
2 65 (45.77%) .NET Developer
3 38 (26.76%) C# Developer
4 34 (23.94%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (17.61%) Social Media Developer
6 17 (11.97%) Analyst
6 17 (11.97%) Java Developer
7 15 (10.56%) ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (10.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 15 (10.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (10.56%) Test Analyst
8 14 (9.86%) Junior
8 14 (9.86%) Lead Developer
9 13 (9.15%) QA Engineer
9 13 (9.15%) Senior Developer
10 12 (8.45%) Automation Test Analyst
10 12 (8.45%) E-Commerce Developer
10 12 (8.45%) Java E-Commerce Developer
11 11 (7.75%) Lead C# Developer
11 11 (7.75%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (49.30%) .NET
2 67 (47.18%) RESTful
3 62 (43.66%) ASP.NET
4 60 (42.25%) ASP.NET Web API
5 59 (41.55%) WCF
6 57 (40.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 54 (38.03%) Node.js
8 41 (28.87%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 32 (22.54%) REST
10 29 (20.42%) Entity Framework
11 27 (19.01%) .NET Framework
11 27 (19.01%) SOAP
12 26 (18.31%) HTML
12 26 (18.31%) XML
13 25 (17.61%) CSS
14 20 (14.08%) Web Services
15 18 (12.68%) jQuery
16 15 (10.56%) HTML5
17 14 (9.86%) Ajax
17 14 (9.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.61%) BBC
1 25 (17.61%) Social Media
2 13 (9.15%) Algorithms
3 12 (8.45%) Data Structures
3 12 (8.45%) RIA
4 10 (7.04%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (5.63%) Virtual Team
6 3 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.70%) EPoS
7 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.11%) Android
1 3 (2.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (95.07%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (78.87%) TDD
3 72 (50.70%) MVC
4 55 (38.73%) Scrum
5 42 (29.58%) OO
5 42 (29.58%) Web Application Development
6 27 (19.01%) Software Engineering
7 26 (18.31%) Unit Testing
8 24 (16.90%) Software Testing
9 22 (15.49%) API Testing
10 20 (14.08%) E-Commerce
11 19 (13.38%) Waterfall
12 18 (12.68%) Test Automation
13 16 (11.27%) ATDD
13 16 (11.27%) Automated Testing
13 16 (11.27%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (10.56%) Automation Testing
14 15 (10.56%) Functional Testing
14 15 (10.56%) Test Management
15 14 (9.86%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 73 (51.41%) C#
2 52 (36.62%) Java
3 43 (30.28%) Ruby
4 38 (26.76%) SQL
5 36 (25.35%) JavaScript
6 14 (9.86%) T-SQL
7 12 (8.45%) PowerShell
7 12 (8.45%) VB
8 3 (2.11%) ES6
9 2 (1.41%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.41%) VBScript
9 2 (1.41%) XAML
10 1 (0.70%) Clojure
10 1 (0.70%) F#
10 1 (0.70%) Go
10 1 (0.70%) Rust
Qualifications
1 14 (9.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (18.31%) QA
2 12 (8.45%) SDET
Systems Management
1 9 (6.34%) Puppet
2 2 (1.41%) Ansible
2 2 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (17.61%) Apple
1 25 (17.61%) Facebook
1 25 (17.61%) Google
1 25 (17.61%) Sony
1 25 (17.61%) Yahoo!
2 15 (10.56%) HP
3 11 (7.75%) Oracle
4 10 (7.04%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.82%) Twitter
6 2 (1.41%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.41%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.70%) Xamarin
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