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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 50 74 78
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +4
Permanent jobs citing BDD 93 73 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.36% 3.35% 3.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.91% 3.96% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 88 70 73
Median salary £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
1894 1843 2016
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 88.88% 84.58% 82.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1553 1531 1656
Median salary £51,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +4 22 £65,000 - 3
Watford +5 14 £45,000 -20.00% 4
Welwyn Garden City -15 6 £67,500 -10.00%
Hemel Hempstead +5 5 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Rickmansworth - 5 £50,000 -
Stevenage - 5 £40,000 - 1
Broxbourne 0 4 £47,500 -
Hertford -4 4 £25,000 -16.66% 2
Harpenden -6 3 £60,000 +4.34%
Cheshunt - 3 £65,000 -
Borehamwood -7 2 £40,000 -
BDD
East of England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 157 (91.81%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (81.29%) TDD
3 97 (56.73%) C#
3 97 (56.73%) MVC
4 93 (54.39%) .NET
4 93 (54.39%) SQL Server
5 87 (50.88%) RESTful
6 86 (50.29%) ASP.NET Web API
7 84 (49.12%) Git (software)
7 84 (49.12%) ASP.NET
8 80 (46.78%) ASP.NET MVC
9 63 (36.84%) Web Application Development
9 63 (36.84%) SQL Server 2014
10 62 (36.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 61 (35.67%) WCF
12 60 (35.09%) Scrum
13 56 (32.75%) Node.js
14 54 (31.58%) NoSQL
15 53 (30.99%) OO
16 51 (29.82%) Java
16 51 (29.82%) Ruby
17 44 (25.73%) JIRA
18 38 (22.22%) Selenium
19 37 (21.64%) Facebook
20 35 (20.47%) Jenkins
20 35 (20.47%) JavaScript
21 30 (17.54%) Microsoft
21 30 (17.54%) .NET Framework
22 29 (16.96%) WebDriver
23 28 (16.37%) REST

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 8 (4.68%) CMS
2 7 (4.09%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.51%) Confluence
3 6 (3.51%) IIS
4 4 (2.34%) JBoss
4 4 (2.34%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (2.34%) WebLogic
4 4 (2.34%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.17%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.58%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (7.60%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 23 (13.45%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (12.28%) GitHub
3 14 (8.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.17%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.26%) Internet
2 5 (2.92%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (54.39%) SQL Server
2 63 (36.84%) SQL Server 2014
3 54 (31.58%) NoSQL
4 5 (2.92%) Couchbase
4 5 (2.92%) MongoDB
4 5 (2.92%) MySQL
5 4 (2.34%) Big Data
6 3 (1.75%) RavenDB
6 3 (1.75%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 84 (49.12%) Git (software)
2 44 (25.73%) JIRA
3 38 (22.22%) Selenium
4 35 (20.47%) Jenkins
5 29 (16.96%) WebDriver
6 21 (12.28%) Cucumber
7 13 (7.60%) JUnit
8 11 (6.43%) TeamCity
9 10 (5.85%) JBehave
10 9 (5.26%) NUnit
11 7 (4.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (4.09%) HP UFT
12 6 (3.51%) SoapUI
12 6 (3.51%) Subversion
13 5 (2.92%) Fiddler
13 5 (2.92%) JMeter
13 5 (2.92%) Maven
13 5 (2.92%) SpecFlow
13 5 (2.92%) Team Foundation Server
14 2 (1.17%) Jasmine
General
1 22 (12.87%) Finance
2 12 (7.02%) Marketing
3 11 (6.43%) Advertising
3 11 (6.43%) Retail
4 6 (3.51%) Electronics
5 3 (1.75%) Games
6 2 (1.17%) Banking
6 2 (1.17%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 108 (63.16%) Developer
2 69 (40.35%) .NET Developer
3 39 (22.81%) C# Developer
4 28 (16.37%) C# .NET Developer
5 26 (15.20%) Social Media Developer
6 25 (14.62%) Java Developer
7 23 (13.45%) ASP.NET Developer
7 23 (13.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 23 (13.45%) Junior
8 21 (12.28%) Analyst
8 21 (12.28%) Junior Developer
9 20 (11.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 20 (11.70%) Graduate
9 20 (11.70%) Graduate Developer
10 19 (11.11%) E-Commerce Developer
10 19 (11.11%) Graduate C# Developer
10 19 (11.11%) Java E-Commerce Developer
10 19 (11.11%) Junior C# Developer
11 18 (10.53%) Graduate .NET Developer
11 18 (10.53%) Junior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (54.39%) .NET
2 87 (50.88%) RESTful
3 86 (50.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 84 (49.12%) ASP.NET
5 80 (46.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 62 (36.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 61 (35.67%) WCF
8 56 (32.75%) Node.js
9 30 (17.54%) .NET Framework
10 28 (16.37%) Entity Framework
10 28 (16.37%) REST
11 26 (15.20%) HTML
12 25 (14.62%) Web Services
13 22 (12.87%) Code First Entity Framework
14 21 (12.28%) AngularJS
14 21 (12.28%) CSS
15 20 (11.70%) XML
16 19 (11.11%) Gherkin
17 14 (8.19%) jQuery
18 11 (6.43%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.79%) BBC
2 26 (15.20%) Social Media
3 21 (12.28%) Algorithms
3 21 (12.28%) Data Structures
4 19 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (5.26%) RIA
6 4 (2.34%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.75%) Tandem
7 3 (1.75%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.58%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.58%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.34%) Linux
2 2 (1.17%) Mac OS X
2 2 (1.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (91.81%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (81.29%) TDD
3 97 (56.73%) MVC
4 63 (36.84%) Web Application Development
5 60 (35.09%) Scrum
6 53 (30.99%) OO
7 26 (15.20%) Continuous Integration
8 24 (14.04%) E-Commerce
9 23 (13.45%) OOD
10 22 (12.87%) ATDD
10 22 (12.87%) SDLC
11 19 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
11 19 (11.11%) Software Engineering
12 15 (8.77%) Test Automation
13 14 (8.19%) SOLID
13 14 (8.19%) Unit Testing
14 13 (7.60%) Software Testing
14 13 (7.60%) Test Scripting
15 11 (6.43%) API Testing
15 11 (6.43%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 97 (56.73%) C#
2 51 (29.82%) Java
2 51 (29.82%) Ruby
3 35 (20.47%) JavaScript
4 24 (14.04%) SQL
5 12 (7.02%) T-SQL
6 9 (5.26%) TypeScript
6 9 (5.26%) VB
7 6 (3.51%) PowerShell
7 6 (3.51%) XAML
8 5 (2.92%) Python
8 5 (2.92%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.17%) Erlang
9 2 (1.17%) Perl
9 2 (1.17%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.58%) Clojure
10 1 (0.58%) F#
10 1 (0.58%) Go
10 1 (0.58%) Groovy
10 1 (0.58%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (16.37%) Degree
2 10 (5.85%) ISEB
3 7 (4.09%) ISTQB
4 5 (2.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (15.79%) QA
2 12 (7.02%) SDET
Systems Management
1 3 (1.75%) Puppet
2 2 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.58%) Ansible
3 1 (0.58%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 37 (21.64%) Facebook
2 30 (17.54%) Microsoft
3 26 (15.20%) Apple
3 26 (15.20%) Google
3 26 (15.20%) Sony
3 26 (15.20%) Yahoo!
4 8 (4.68%) Sitecore
5 5 (2.92%) Atlassian
5 5 (2.92%) HP
5 5 (2.92%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.17%) IBM
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle
7 1 (0.58%) Virgin Media
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Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
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Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
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