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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 56 98 90
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -8
Permanent jobs citing BDD 80 57 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.12% 2.38% 2.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.87% 2.77% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 79 52 57
Median salary £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
1643 2057 1959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 84.69% 85.74% 84.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1419 1783 1600
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £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 30 August 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 30 August 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 27 £65,000 - 1
Watford +29 12 £45,000 -33.33%
Cheshunt - 8 £65,000 -
Welwyn Garden City -5 4 £82,500 +10.00%
Hitchin - 4 £55,000 -
Broxbourne -3 1 £42,500 -10.52%
BDD
East of England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 146 (96.69%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (75.50%) TDD
3 73 (48.34%) RESTful
4 72 (47.68%) MVC
5 70 (46.36%) C#
5 70 (46.36%) .NET
6 68 (45.03%) Git (software)
7 66 (43.71%) ASP.NET
8 64 (42.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 63 (41.72%) ASP.NET Web API
10 59 (39.07%) Java
10 59 (39.07%) SQL Server
11 56 (37.09%) JIRA
12 53 (35.10%) Web Application Development
13 52 (34.44%) WCF
13 52 (34.44%) Scrum
13 52 (34.44%) SQL Server 2014
13 52 (34.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 51 (33.77%) NoSQL
15 50 (33.11%) Node.js
16 49 (32.45%) OO
17 45 (29.80%) Ruby
18 40 (26.49%) Selenium
19 36 (23.84%) SQL
20 34 (22.52%) Facebook
21 33 (21.85%) REST
21 33 (21.85%) WebDriver
22 31 (20.53%) Cucumber
23 28 (18.54%) Jenkins
24 27 (17.88%) API Testing

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 5 (3.31%) NServiceBus
2 4 (2.65%) JBoss
2 4 (2.65%) Tomcat
2 4 (2.65%) WebLogic
2 4 (2.65%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.99%) Confluence
4 2 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.66%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (1.99%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 21 (13.91%) Amazon AWS
1 21 (13.91%) GitHub
2 5 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.32%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.27%) Internet
2 5 (3.31%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (39.07%) SQL Server
2 52 (34.44%) SQL Server 2014
3 51 (33.77%) NoSQL
4 7 (4.64%) MongoDB
5 6 (3.97%) RavenDB
6 4 (2.65%) Couchbase
6 4 (2.65%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.32%) MySQL
8 1 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 68 (45.03%) Git (software)
2 56 (37.09%) JIRA
3 40 (26.49%) Selenium
4 33 (21.85%) WebDriver
5 31 (20.53%) Cucumber
6 28 (18.54%) Jenkins
7 16 (10.60%) HP UFT
8 15 (9.93%) JUnit
9 14 (9.27%) JBehave
10 13 (8.61%) SoapUI
11 8 (5.30%) NUnit
12 7 (4.64%) JIRA Agile
13 6 (3.97%) TeamCity
14 5 (3.31%) Fiddler
14 5 (3.31%) Subversion
15 4 (2.65%) SpecFlow
16 3 (1.99%) Jasmine
17 2 (1.32%) Karma Test Runner
17 2 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
17 2 (1.32%) WATIR
General
1 22 (14.57%) Finance
2 8 (5.30%) Advertising
2 8 (5.30%) Banking
2 8 (5.30%) Marketing
3 6 (3.97%) Games
3 6 (3.97%) Retail
4 2 (1.32%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 87 (57.62%) Developer
2 56 (37.09%) .NET Developer
3 26 (17.22%) Social Media Developer
4 25 (16.56%) C# Developer
5 24 (15.89%) Java Developer
6 22 (14.57%) C# .NET Developer
7 19 (12.58%) Analyst
7 19 (12.58%) E-Commerce Developer
7 19 (12.58%) Java E-Commerce Developer
8 17 (11.26%) Test Analyst
9 16 (10.60%) QA Engineer
10 15 (9.93%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 15 (9.93%) Junior
11 14 (9.27%) ASP.NET Developer
11 14 (9.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 14 (9.27%) Java Engineer
11 14 (9.27%) Junior Developer
11 14 (9.27%) QA Automation Engineer
12 13 (8.61%) Graduate .NET Developer
12 13 (8.61%) Junior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (48.34%) RESTful
2 70 (46.36%) .NET
3 66 (43.71%) ASP.NET
4 64 (42.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 63 (41.72%) ASP.NET Web API
6 52 (34.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 52 (34.44%) WCF
7 50 (33.11%) Node.js
8 33 (21.85%) REST
9 25 (16.56%) Web Services
10 22 (14.57%) Entity Framework
11 21 (13.91%) .NET Framework
12 20 (13.25%) SOAP
13 19 (12.58%) XML
14 17 (11.26%) Gherkin
15 16 (10.60%) HTML
16 15 (9.93%) CSS
17 14 (9.27%) Code First Entity Framework
18 11 (7.28%) Velocity
19 9 (5.96%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 26 (17.22%) BBC
1 26 (17.22%) Social Media
2 21 (13.91%) Algorithms
3 20 (13.25%) Data Structures
4 14 (9.27%) RIA
5 13 (8.61%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (5.30%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.99%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.66%) EPoS
8 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.99%) Android
1 3 (1.99%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (96.69%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (75.50%) TDD
3 72 (47.68%) MVC
4 53 (35.10%) Web Application Development
5 52 (34.44%) Scrum
6 49 (32.45%) OO
7 27 (17.88%) API Testing
8 23 (15.23%) E-Commerce
9 22 (14.57%) ATDD
9 22 (14.57%) Software Engineering
10 20 (13.25%) OOD
10 20 (13.25%) Waterfall
11 19 (12.58%) SDLC
12 18 (11.92%) Test Automation
13 17 (11.26%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (10.60%) Automation Testing
14 16 (10.60%) Functional Testing
14 16 (10.60%) Software Testing
14 16 (10.60%) Test Management
15 15 (9.93%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 70 (46.36%) C#
2 59 (39.07%) Java
3 45 (29.80%) Ruby
4 36 (23.84%) SQL
5 21 (13.91%) JavaScript
6 13 (8.61%) VB
7 7 (4.64%) T-SQL
8 5 (3.31%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.32%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.32%) XAML
10 1 (0.66%) ES6
10 1 (0.66%) Groovy
10 1 (0.66%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (11.92%) Degree
2 2 (1.32%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (17.88%) QA
2 15 (9.93%) SDET
Systems Management
1 3 (1.99%) Puppet
2 1 (0.66%) Ansible
2 1 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 34 (22.52%) Facebook
2 26 (17.22%) Apple
2 26 (17.22%) Google
2 26 (17.22%) Sony
2 26 (17.22%) Yahoo!
3 16 (10.60%) HP
4 11 (7.28%) Oracle
5 4 (2.65%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.65%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.66%) Twitter
6 1 (0.66%) Xamarin
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
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