The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 35 70 54
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -16
Permanent jobs citing BDD 19 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 4.82% 1.31% 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.44% 1.60% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 7
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BDD
Leicestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
295 437 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 74.87% 81.84% 81.51%
Number of salaries quoted 244 357 275
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,776
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

BDD
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

BDD Salary Trend in Leicester

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 29 (100.00%) C#
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
1 29 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 29 (100.00%) MVC
1 29 (100.00%) TDD
1 29 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 24 (82.76%) RESTful
2 24 (82.76%) SQL Server
2 24 (82.76%) ASP.NET Web API
3 22 (75.86%) Web Application Development
3 22 (75.86%) Internet
3 22 (75.86%) NoSQL
3 22 (75.86%) Node.js
3 22 (75.86%) Ruby
3 22 (75.86%) Git (software)
4 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
5 5 (17.24%) MySQL
5 5 (17.24%) Unit Testing
5 5 (17.24%) Refactoring
6 2 (6.90%) WCF
6 2 (6.90%) jQuery
6 2 (6.90%) Web Development
6 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
6 2 (6.90%) ReSharper
6 2 (6.90%) REST
6 2 (6.90%) CSS3
6 2 (6.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (6.90%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (6.90%) HTML5

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 22 (75.86%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 22 (75.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (82.76%) SQL Server
2 22 (75.86%) NoSQL
3 5 (17.24%) MySQL
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (75.86%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.90%) ReSharper
Job Titles
1 29 (100.00%) Developer
2 24 (82.76%) .NET Developer
3 5 (17.24%) C# Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
1 29 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 29 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 24 (82.76%) RESTful
2 24 (82.76%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (6.90%) WCF
3 2 (6.90%) jQuery
3 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
3 2 (6.90%) REST
3 2 (6.90%) CSS3
3 2 (6.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (6.90%) HTML5
3 2 (6.90%) HTML
3 2 (6.90%) CSS
3 2 (6.90%) Web Services
3 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) MVC
1 29 (100.00%) TDD
2 22 (75.86%) Web Application Development
3 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.24%) Unit Testing
4 5 (17.24%) Refactoring
5 2 (6.90%) Web Development
5 2 (6.90%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) C#
2 22 (75.86%) Ruby
3 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
Leicester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester
360 Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 8 days ago