The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 43 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.36% 1.97% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 2.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
BDD
Suffolk

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
237 265 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 84.34% 86.89% 81.71%
Number of salaries quoted 204 228 167
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,900 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of job ads across the Ipswich region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

BDD
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

BDD Salary Trend in Ipswich

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for BDD.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) HTML5
2 6 (85.71%) CSS3
3 5 (71.43%) Mentoring
3 5 (71.43%) Coaching
3 5 (71.43%) Release Management
3 5 (71.43%) Open Source
3 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) Scrum
4 4 (57.14%) LAMP
4 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
4 4 (57.14%) PHP
5 2 (28.57%) C#
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) SOAP
6 1 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (14.29%) Python
6 1 (14.29%) JUnit
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) .NET
6 1 (14.29%) Perl
6 1 (14.29%) Java
6 1 (14.29%) JIRA
6 1 (14.29%) Games

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Bugzilla
1 1 (14.29%) Calabash
1 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Development Manager
1 5 (71.43%) Engineering Manager
2 4 (57.14%) Application Development Manager
2 4 (57.14%) Applications Development Manager
2 4 (57.14%) Applications Manager
2 4 (57.14%) Product Development Manager
2 4 (57.14%) Software Development Manager
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering Manager
2 4 (57.14%) Software Manager
2 4 (57.14%) Software Product Manager
2 4 (57.14%) Web Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Development Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
1 6 (85.71%) CSS3
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) HTML5
2 4 (57.14%) LAMP
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (14.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
3 5 (71.43%) Coaching
3 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (71.43%) Mentoring
3 5 (71.43%) Open Source
3 5 (71.43%) Release Management
3 5 (71.43%) Scrum
4 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) MVC
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) PHP
3 2 (28.57%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft