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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 42 61 47
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -14
Permanent jobs citing BDD 11 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.13% 0.84% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.58% 1.01% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 6
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
307 396 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 87.46% 82.85% 84.21%
Number of salaries quoted 287 352 197
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 25 May 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Ipswich

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 19 (76.00%) TDD
2 18 (72.00%) QA
2 18 (72.00%) Selenium
3 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (60.00%) SoapUI
5 14 (56.00%) Online Games
5 14 (56.00%) Games
6 9 (36.00%) Automation Testing
7 8 (32.00%) C#
8 7 (28.00%) ISEB
8 7 (28.00%) Scrum
8 7 (28.00%) Software Testing
8 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (28.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (24.00%) Calabash
9 6 (24.00%) Apple iOS
9 6 (24.00%) Cucumber
9 6 (24.00%) Android
9 6 (24.00%) Test Automation
9 6 (24.00%) Finance
9 6 (24.00%) Java
9 6 (24.00%) Perl
9 6 (24.00%) JUnit
9 6 (24.00%) Windows
9 6 (24.00%) Python
10 5 (20.00%) CSS
10 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 5 (20.00%) HTML
10 5 (20.00%) Release Management
10 5 (20.00%) Open Source

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 (8.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 18 (72.00%) Selenium
2 15 (60.00%) SoapUI
3 6 (24.00%) Calabash
3 6 (24.00%) Cucumber
3 6 (24.00%) JUnit
4 3 (12.00%) HP UFT
General
1 14 (56.00%) Games
2 6 (24.00%) Finance
3 2 (8.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.00%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Tester
2 11 (44.00%) QA Tester
3 6 (24.00%) Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Test Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) Development Manager
4 5 (20.00%) Engineering Manager
5 4 (16.00%) Application Development Manager
5 4 (16.00%) Applications Development Manager
5 4 (16.00%) Applications Manager
5 4 (16.00%) Product Development Manager
5 4 (16.00%) Software Development Manager
5 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering Manager
5 4 (16.00%) Software Manager
5 4 (16.00%) Software Product Manager
5 4 (16.00%) Web Manager
6 3 (12.00%) QA Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
7 2 (8.00%) QA Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) CSS
1 5 (20.00%) CSS3
1 5 (20.00%) HTML
1 5 (20.00%) HTML5
2 4 (16.00%) LAMP
3 2 (8.00%) .NET
3 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (8.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Android
1 6 (24.00%) Apple iOS
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) TDD
2 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (36.00%) Automation Testing
4 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (28.00%) Scrum
4 7 (28.00%) Software Testing
5 6 (24.00%) Test Automation
6 5 (20.00%) Coaching
6 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 5 (20.00%) Open Source
6 5 (20.00%) Release Management
7 4 (16.00%) Automated Testing
7 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (12.00%) Test Planning
8 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
9 2 (8.00%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (8.00%) MVC
9 2 (8.00%) OO
9 2 (8.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) C#
2 6 (24.00%) Java
2 6 (24.00%) Perl
2 6 (24.00%) Python
3 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.00%) PHP
4 4 (16.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) ISEB
1 7 (28.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (72.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) HP
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
Ipswich
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago