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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank - 55 62
Permanent jobs citing BDD 0 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester - 2.00% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.35% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 1
Average salary - £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
359 468 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 88.21% 84.94% 83.56%
Number of salaries quoted 291 406 265
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,300 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,841 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

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 29 July 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) RESTful
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) Ruby
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (80.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (80.00%) Node.js
2 4 (80.00%) Web Application Development
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Publishing
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 4 (80.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) RESTful
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
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