The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 57 84 71
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -13
Permanent jobs citing BDD 20 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.72% 1.39% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.68% 1.71% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 12
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
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
544 703 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 74.11% 81.18% 80.37%
Number of salaries quoted 445 599 521
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

BDD
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

BDD Salary Trend in Leicestershire

BDD
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +36 18 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Lutterworth - 1 £35,000 - 1
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 £35,000 - 1
BDD
East Midlands

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 40 (100.00%) C#
1 40 (100.00%) .NET
1 40 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 40 (100.00%) MVC
1 40 (100.00%) TDD
1 40 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 37 (92.50%) SQL Server
2 37 (92.50%) RESTful
2 37 (92.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 35 (87.50%) Web Application Development
4 28 (70.00%) Ruby
4 28 (70.00%) Git (software)
4 28 (70.00%) NoSQL
4 28 (70.00%) Node.js
5 24 (60.00%) Internet
6 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (25.00%) Advertising
7 10 (25.00%) Facebook
8 7 (17.50%) Scrum
8 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (17.50%) Dependency Injection
9 6 (15.00%) Marketing
9 6 (15.00%) .NET Framework
9 6 (15.00%) WCF
9 6 (15.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
11 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (7.50%) MySQL
12 3 (7.50%) Refactoring
12 3 (7.50%) Unit Testing

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 28 (70.00%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 24 (60.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (92.50%) SQL Server
2 28 (70.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (7.50%) MySQL
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 28 (70.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.00%) ReSharper
General
1 10 (25.00%) Advertising
2 6 (15.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 40 (100.00%) Developer
2 37 (92.50%) .NET Developer
3 3 (7.50%) C# Developer
4 2 (5.00%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (100.00%) .NET
1 40 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 40 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 37 (92.50%) ASP.NET Web API
2 37 (92.50%) RESTful
3 6 (15.00%) .NET Framework
3 6 (15.00%) WCF
3 6 (15.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (5.00%) REST
4 2 (5.00%) CSS3
4 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (5.00%) HTML5
4 2 (5.00%) jQuery
4 2 (5.00%) HTML
4 2 (5.00%) CSS
4 2 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.00%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) MVC
1 40 (100.00%) TDD
2 35 (87.50%) Web Application Development
3 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (17.50%) Scrum
4 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (17.50%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (7.50%) Refactoring
5 3 (7.50%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.00%) Web Development
6 2 (5.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) C#
2 28 (70.00%) Ruby
3 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Facebook
Leicester, Leicestershire
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lutterworth
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashby-De-La-Zouch
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago