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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 43 61 46
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -15
Permanent jobs citing BDD 5 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.53% 1.24% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 1.50% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 1
Median salary £60,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
286 399 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 87.73% 82.44% 83.87%
Number of salaries quoted 263 363 174
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Ipswich

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (69.57%) TDD
2 16 (69.57%) QA
2 16 (69.57%) Selenium
3 13 (56.52%) Online Games
3 13 (56.52%) Games
3 13 (56.52%) SoapUI
4 9 (39.13%) C#
5 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (30.43%) Android
5 7 (30.43%) Test Automation
5 7 (30.43%) Cucumber
5 7 (30.43%) Java
5 7 (30.43%) Perl
5 7 (30.43%) JUnit
5 7 (30.43%) Windows
5 7 (30.43%) Python
5 7 (30.43%) Scrum
5 7 (30.43%) Finance
5 7 (30.43%) Apple iOS
5 7 (30.43%) Calabash
6 6 (26.09%) Automation Testing
6 6 (26.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (26.09%) ISEB
6 6 (26.09%) Software Testing
7 5 (21.74%) Release Management
7 5 (21.74%) Open Source
7 5 (21.74%) HTML5
7 5 (21.74%) CSS
7 5 (21.74%) JavaScript

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 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 16 (69.57%) Selenium
2 13 (56.52%) SoapUI
3 7 (30.43%) Calabash
3 7 (30.43%) Cucumber
3 7 (30.43%) JUnit
4 3 (13.04%) HP UFT
5 1 (4.35%) Bugzilla
5 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 13 (56.52%) Games
2 7 (30.43%) Finance
3 2 (8.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) QA Tester
1 9 (39.13%) Tester
2 6 (26.09%) Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Test Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Automation Test Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Development Manager
3 5 (21.74%) Engineering Manager
4 4 (17.39%) Application Development Manager
4 4 (17.39%) Applications Development Manager
4 4 (17.39%) Applications Manager
4 4 (17.39%) Product Development Manager
4 4 (17.39%) QA Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Software Development Manager
4 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering Manager
4 4 (17.39%) Software Manager
4 4 (17.39%) Software Product Manager
4 4 (17.39%) Web Manager
5 3 (13.04%) QA Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) CSS
1 5 (21.74%) CSS3
1 5 (21.74%) HTML
1 5 (21.74%) HTML5
2 4 (17.39%) LAMP
3 2 (8.70%) .NET
3 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (8.70%) RESTful
4 1 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (56.52%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Android
1 7 (30.43%) Apple iOS
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (69.57%) TDD
3 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (30.43%) Scrum
3 7 (30.43%) Test Automation
4 6 (26.09%) Automation Testing
4 6 (26.09%) Software Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Coaching
5 5 (21.74%) Mentoring
5 5 (21.74%) Open Source
5 5 (21.74%) Release Management
6 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
7 3 (13.04%) Automated Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Test Planning
7 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
8 2 (8.70%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (8.70%) MVC
8 2 (8.70%) OO
8 2 (8.70%) Web Application Development
9 1 (4.35%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) C#
2 7 (30.43%) Java
2 7 (30.43%) Perl
2 7 (30.43%) Python
3 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
4 4 (17.39%) PHP
4 4 (17.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) ISEB
1 6 (26.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (69.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) HP
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
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