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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 53 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BDD 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.41% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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
329 494 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 77.05% 84.16% 77.11%
Number of salaries quoted 266 397 306
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,776
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 April 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 24 (100.00%) C#
1 24 (100.00%) TDD
2 23 (95.83%) .NET
2 23 (95.83%) ASP.NET
2 23 (95.83%) MVC
2 23 (95.83%) ASP.NET MVC
3 19 (79.17%) RESTful
4 18 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 18 (75.00%) SQL Server
5 16 (66.67%) Ruby
5 16 (66.67%) Internet
5 16 (66.67%) Git (software)
5 16 (66.67%) Node.js
5 16 (66.67%) NoSQL
5 16 (66.67%) Web Application Development
6 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
8 5 (20.83%) MySQL
8 5 (20.83%) Refactoring
8 5 (20.83%) Unit Testing
9 2 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (8.33%) HTML5
9 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (8.33%) Entity Framework
9 2 (8.33%) REST
9 2 (8.33%) CSS3
9 2 (8.33%) Web Development
9 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
9 2 (8.33%) WCF

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 16 (66.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (66.67%) NoSQL
3 5 (20.83%) MySQL
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.33%) ReSharper
3 1 (4.17%) Selenium
3 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.17%) JIRA
3 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
3 1 (4.17%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (95.83%) Developer
2 18 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (20.83%) C# Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) QA Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (95.83%) .NET
1 23 (95.83%) ASP.NET
1 23 (95.83%) ASP.NET MVC
2 19 (79.17%) RESTful
3 18 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (8.33%) HTML
4 2 (8.33%) HTML5
4 2 (8.33%) Entity Framework
4 2 (8.33%) REST
4 2 (8.33%) CSS3
4 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (8.33%) CSS
4 2 (8.33%) Web Services
4 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (8.33%) WCF
4 2 (8.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) TDD
2 23 (95.83%) MVC
3 16 (66.67%) Web Application Development
4 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (20.83%) Refactoring
5 5 (20.83%) Unit Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Web Development
6 2 (8.33%) OOP
7 1 (4.17%) Scrum
7 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
7 1 (4.17%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (66.67%) Ruby
3 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft