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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 50 59 51
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs citing BDD 10 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.09% 0.53% 3.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 0.63% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 15
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
391 319 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 81.80% 83.95% 76.91%
Number of salaries quoted 333 284 285
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £43,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 2014, 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 14 (100.00%) TDD
2 12 (85.71%) Internet
3 9 (64.29%) .NET
3 9 (64.29%) C#
3 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
3 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
3 9 (64.29%) MVC
3 9 (64.29%) Git (software)
3 9 (64.29%) RESTful
3 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (64.29%) NoSQL
3 9 (64.29%) Node.js
3 9 (64.29%) Web Application Development
3 9 (64.29%) Ruby
3 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) Java
5 3 (21.43%) J2EE
5 3 (21.43%) RUP
5 3 (21.43%) Java EE
5 3 (21.43%) Scrum
5 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (14.29%) Web Development
6 2 (14.29%) SEO
6 2 (14.29%) Content Management
6 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 2 (14.29%) WordPress
6 2 (14.29%) Magento
6 2 (14.29%) Social Media
6 2 (14.29%) HTTP

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 9 (64.29%) Node.js
2 2 (14.29%) WordPress
2 2 (14.29%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) Internet
2 2 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
1 9 (64.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (64.29%) .NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Web Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) .NET
1 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
1 9 (64.29%) RESTful
1 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET MVC
1 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (21.43%) J2EE
2 3 (21.43%) Java EE
3 2 (14.29%) HTML
3 2 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (14.29%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) TDD
2 9 (64.29%) MVC
2 9 (64.29%) Web Application Development
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) RUP
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) Web Development
5 2 (14.29%) SEO
5 2 (14.29%) Content Management
5 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) C#
1 9 (64.29%) Ruby
2 5 (35.71%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) PHP
Leicester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago