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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 85 79 52
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -27
Permanent jobs citing BDD 27 15 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.13% 1.25% 3.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.62% 1.69% 5.46%
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 31
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £40,000 £42,500
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
1030 889 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 81.10% 74.21% 71.81%
Number of salaries quoted 808 738 491
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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
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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells -6 15 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Dartford -6 3 £45,000 +12.50%
Maidstone - 3 £40,000 - 1
Cranbrook - 2 £40,000 - 1
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 57 (96.61%) .NET
2 56 (94.92%) SQL Server
3 55 (93.22%) MVC
4 53 (89.83%) Scrum
5 49 (83.05%) ASP.NET
5 49 (83.05%) ASP.NET MVC
6 47 (79.66%) TDD
7 45 (76.27%) C#
8 35 (59.32%) SQL Server 2012
9 33 (55.93%) Web Application Development
9 33 (55.93%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 33 (55.93%) Business Intelligence
10 28 (47.46%) Kanban
11 26 (44.07%) Continuous Integration
12 25 (42.37%) MCTS
12 25 (42.37%) Microsoft Certification
12 25 (42.37%) MCP
12 25 (42.37%) MCAD
12 25 (42.37%) MCSD
13 24 (40.68%) NUnit
14 23 (38.98%) NHibernate
14 23 (38.98%) HTML
14 23 (38.98%) LINQ
14 23 (38.98%) Rhino Mocks
14 23 (38.98%) Moq
15 22 (37.29%) Backbone.js
15 22 (37.29%) SQL
16 21 (35.59%) KnockoutJS
16 21 (35.59%) Jasmine
17 20 (33.90%) SQL Server 2008

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 6 (10.17%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (11.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (20.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (94.92%) SQL Server
2 35 (59.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 20 (33.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (23.73%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (16.95%) Redis
6 5 (8.47%) NoSQL
7 4 (6.78%) SQL CLR
7 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 24 (40.68%) NUnit
2 23 (38.98%) Rhino Mocks
2 23 (38.98%) Moq
3 21 (35.59%) Jasmine
4 8 (13.56%) Selenium
4 8 (13.56%) JSUnit
5 5 (8.47%) Git (software)
6 4 (6.78%) Grunt
6 4 (6.78%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 10 (16.95%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.39%) Advertising
2 2 (3.39%) Marketing
3 1 (1.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (61.02%) Developer
2 26 (44.07%) .NET Developer
3 14 (23.73%) ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (20.34%) Web Developer
5 8 (13.56%) Applications Developer
5 8 (13.56%) .NET Web Developer
5 8 (13.56%) Web Applications Developer
6 6 (10.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (10.17%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (10.17%) C# Developer
7 5 (8.47%) Front-End Developer
8 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Front-End Web Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Senior Web Developer
8 4 (6.78%) SQL Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Senior Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Senior Applications Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Senior .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (96.61%) .NET
2 49 (83.05%) ASP.NET
2 49 (83.05%) ASP.NET MVC
3 33 (55.93%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 23 (38.98%) LINQ
4 23 (38.98%) NHibernate
4 23 (38.98%) HTML
5 22 (37.29%) Backbone.js
6 21 (35.59%) KnockoutJS
7 18 (30.51%) Ajax
8 15 (25.42%) CSS
8 15 (25.42%) jQuery
9 14 (23.73%) HTML5
9 14 (23.73%) .NET Framework
9 14 (23.73%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 12 (20.34%) ASP.NET Web API
10 12 (20.34%) RESTful
11 10 (16.95%) MSMQ
11 10 (16.95%) Dapper ORM
11 10 (16.95%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 18 (30.51%) Inversion of Control
2 11 (18.64%) Blog
3 10 (16.95%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (15.25%) Computer Science
5 6 (10.17%) Social Media
6 5 (8.47%) BBC
7 1 (1.69%) iPhone
7 1 (1.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.34%) Windows
2 1 (1.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (93.22%) MVC
2 53 (89.83%) Scrum
3 47 (79.66%) TDD
4 33 (55.93%) Business Intelligence
4 33 (55.93%) Web Application Development
5 28 (47.46%) Kanban
6 26 (44.07%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (30.51%) Unit Testing
8 15 (25.42%) Dependency Injection
9 12 (20.34%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (16.95%) MVVM
10 10 (16.95%) Web Development
11 5 (8.47%) OO
12 4 (6.78%) Data Modelling
12 4 (6.78%) Performance Tuning
13 1 (1.69%) E-Commerce
13 1 (1.69%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 45 (76.27%) C#
2 22 (37.29%) SQL
3 18 (30.51%) T-SQL
4 15 (25.42%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.47%) Ruby
6 2 (3.39%) VB
6 2 (3.39%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 25 (42.37%) MCP
1 25 (42.37%) MCAD
1 25 (42.37%) MCSD
1 25 (42.37%) Microsoft Certification
1 25 (42.37%) MCTS
2 9 (15.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.34%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.86%) Facebook
3 6 (10.17%) Google
4 5 (8.47%) Apple
4 5 (8.47%) Sony
4 5 (8.47%) Yahoo!
5 1 (1.69%) JBoss
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cranbrook, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Progressive Recruitment
Posted: 22 days ago