The first table below looks at the demand for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 79 82 70
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Permanent jobs citing BDD 22 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.96% 1.04% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 1.43% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 8
Average salary £41,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.37% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
936 767 636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.27% 72.70% 77.56%
Number of salaries quoted 811 651 578
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
BDD
South East

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

BDD
Salary Trend in Kent

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

BDD Salary Trend in Kent

BDD
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

BDD Salary Histogram in Kent

BDD
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cranbrook - 8 £40,000 - 1
Maidstone - 3 £40,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £42,500 -
Dartford -15 2 £47,500 +18.75%
Sittingbourne - 1 £48,500 -
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 42 (89.36%) SQL Server
2 41 (87.23%) .NET
2 41 (87.23%) TDD
3 39 (82.98%) MVC
3 39 (82.98%) C#
4 38 (80.85%) ASP.NET
4 38 (80.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 37 (78.72%) Web Application Development
5 37 (78.72%) SQL Server 2012
6 31 (65.96%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 28 (59.57%) Scrum
8 26 (55.32%) RESTful
9 25 (53.19%) ASP.NET Web API
10 19 (40.43%) Facebook
11 16 (34.04%) WCF
11 16 (34.04%) OO
12 15 (31.91%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (31.91%) Kanban
13 14 (29.79%) Git (software)
13 14 (29.79%) Social Media
13 14 (29.79%) NoSQL
13 14 (29.79%) Node.js
13 14 (29.79%) Apple
13 14 (29.79%) Sony
13 14 (29.79%) BBC
13 14 (29.79%) Ruby
13 14 (29.79%) Yahoo!
13 14 (29.79%) Google
14 12 (25.53%) Dependency Injection
15 11 (23.40%) Business Intelligence

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 14 (29.79%) Node.js
2 2 (4.26%) Apache
3 1 (2.13%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Office
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.02%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (89.36%) SQL Server
2 37 (78.72%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (29.79%) NoSQL
4 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (4.26%) SQL CLR
6 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (2.13%) Redis
Development Applications
1 14 (29.79%) Git (software)
2 9 (19.15%) Rhino Mocks
2 9 (19.15%) Moq
2 9 (19.15%) NUnit
3 3 (6.38%) Jasmine
4 2 (4.26%) Selenium
5 1 (2.13%) TestComplete
5 1 (2.13%) JSUnit
5 1 (2.13%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.13%) Grunt
5 1 (2.13%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 5 (10.64%) Advertising
1 5 (10.64%) Marketing
2 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.26%) Games
3 1 (2.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (78.72%) Developer
2 29 (61.70%) .NET Developer
3 4 (8.51%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (6.38%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (6.38%) Web Developer
5 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Developer
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (4.26%) Java Developer
5 2 (4.26%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (2.13%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (2.13%) QA Analyst
6 1 (2.13%) Quality Analyst
6 1 (2.13%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (2.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (2.13%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (2.13%) Applications Developer
6 1 (2.13%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.13%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (87.23%) .NET
2 38 (80.85%) ASP.NET
2 38 (80.85%) ASP.NET MVC
3 31 (65.96%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 26 (55.32%) RESTful
5 25 (53.19%) ASP.NET Web API
6 16 (34.04%) WCF
7 9 (19.15%) LINQ
7 9 (19.15%) NHibernate
8 8 (17.02%) HTML
9 6 (12.77%) Ajax
9 6 (12.77%) jQuery
9 6 (12.77%) CSS
9 6 (12.77%) HTML5
9 6 (12.77%) Backbone.js
9 6 (12.77%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET MVC 2
11 2 (4.26%) CSS3
11 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 2 (4.26%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.79%) BBC
1 14 (29.79%) Social Media
2 3 (6.38%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.13%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.13%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Linux
2 1 (2.13%) UNIX
2 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (87.23%) TDD
2 39 (82.98%) MVC
3 37 (78.72%) Web Application Development
4 28 (59.57%) Scrum
5 16 (34.04%) OO
6 15 (31.91%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (31.91%) Kanban
7 12 (25.53%) Dependency Injection
8 11 (23.40%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (6.38%) Unit Testing
11 2 (4.26%) Domain-Driven Design
11 2 (4.26%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (4.26%) Data Modelling
11 2 (4.26%) Web Development
11 2 (4.26%) CQRS
12 1 (2.13%) User Acceptance Testing
12 1 (2.13%) Content Management
12 1 (2.13%) Software Testing
12 1 (2.13%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 39 (82.98%) C#
2 14 (29.79%) Ruby
3 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.77%) SQL
4 4 (8.51%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.38%) Java
6 1 (2.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (19.15%) MCTS
2 9 (19.15%) MCP
2 9 (19.15%) MCAD
2 9 (19.15%) MCSD
3 1 (2.13%) ISEB
3 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 19 (40.43%) Facebook
2 14 (29.79%) Apple
2 14 (29.79%) Sony
2 14 (29.79%) Yahoo!
2 14 (29.79%) Google
3 2 (4.26%) JBoss
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
Cranbrook
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago