The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 46 30 44
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +14
Permanent jobs citing BDD 3 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 0.92% 2.76% 2.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 3.87% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 8
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
BDD
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
268 155 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 82.21% 71.43% 77.82%
Number of salaries quoted 232 138 214
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

BDD
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

BDD Salary Trend in High Wycombe

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) TDD
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (84.62%) OO
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 11 (84.62%) C#
3 9 (69.23%) Retail
4 7 (53.85%) MVC
4 7 (53.85%) Ruby
4 7 (53.85%) WCF
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 7 (53.85%) NoSQL
4 7 (53.85%) Node.js
4 7 (53.85%) Git (software)
4 7 (53.85%) RESTful
4 7 (53.85%) Web Application Development
4 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 6 (46.15%) jQuery
5 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 6 (46.15%) N-Tier
5 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
5 6 (46.15%) SQL
5 6 (46.15%) T-SQL
5 6 (46.15%) VBScript
5 6 (46.15%) VB
5 6 (46.15%) VB.NET
5 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 7 (53.85%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 7 (53.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Git (software)
2 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (69.23%) Retail
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (84.62%) .NET Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C# Developer
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Developer
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (53.85%) RESTful
2 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET Web API
2 7 (53.85%) WCF
3 6 (46.15%) jQuery
3 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 4 (30.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) N-Tier
2 4 (30.77%) Data Extraction
3 2 (15.38%) FMCG
3 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) TDD
2 11 (84.62%) OO
3 7 (53.85%) MVC
3 7 (53.85%) Web Application Development
4 6 (46.15%) Business Analysis
5 4 (30.77%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Web Development
6 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) Ruby
3 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) T-SQL
3 6 (46.15%) VBScript
3 6 (46.15%) VB
3 6 (46.15%) VB.NET
3 6 (46.15%) VB6
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) Remedy