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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank - 40 33
Permanent jobs citing BDD 0 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe - 1.32% 2.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.70% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 6
Average salary - £47,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.57%
UK excluding London average salary £44,638 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+11.59% -2.43%
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
199 235 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 80.89% 77.30% 79.65%
Number of salaries quoted 170 171 140
Average salary £44,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 April 2016, 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 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) TDD
2 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) NoSQL
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Python
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) PHP
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) Pair Programming
3 5 (45.45%) Kanban
3 5 (45.45%) Scala
3 5 (45.45%) Hadoop
3 5 (45.45%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (45.45%) REST
3 5 (45.45%) User Stories
3 5 (45.45%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (36.36%) Web Application Development
4 4 (36.36%) Node.js
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
4 4 (36.36%) RESTful
4 4 (36.36%) WCF
4 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 5 (45.45%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (36.36%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) NoSQL
2 5 (45.45%) Hadoop
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) .NET Developer
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Agile .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Agile C# Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Lead .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Lead C# Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Lead Developer
4 2 (18.18%) NoSQL Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior C# Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET
3 5 (45.45%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (45.45%) REST
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (36.36%) RESTful
4 4 (36.36%) WCF
5 2 (18.18%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) TDD
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Kanban
3 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
3 5 (45.45%) Pair Programming
3 5 (45.45%) User Stories
4 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (36.36%) MVC
4 4 (36.36%) Web Application Development
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) PHP
2 5 (45.45%) Python
2 5 (45.45%) Scala
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft