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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 49 90 76
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -14
Permanent jobs citing BDD 23 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.30% 1.08% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.35% 1.30% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 23 9 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
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
529 690 576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 75.79% 82.44% 82.52%
Number of salaries quoted 420 577 532
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,000
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 29 January 2015. 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 +40 18 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 4 £35,000 - 1
Lutterworth - 1 £35,000 -
BDD
East Midlands

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 36 (100.00%) C#
1 36 (100.00%) .NET
1 36 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 36 (100.00%) MVC
1 36 (100.00%) TDD
1 36 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 31 (86.11%) RESTful
2 31 (86.11%) SQL Server
2 31 (86.11%) ASP.NET Web API
3 29 (80.56%) Web Application Development
4 22 (61.11%) NoSQL
4 22 (61.11%) Node.js
4 22 (61.11%) Internet
4 22 (61.11%) Git (software)
4 22 (61.11%) Ruby
5 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (19.44%) Dependency Injection
6 7 (19.44%) Scrum
6 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
7 5 (13.89%) MySQL
7 5 (13.89%) Unit Testing
7 5 (13.89%) Refactoring
8 4 (11.11%) Music Industry
9 3 (8.33%) Marketing
9 3 (8.33%) Advertising
9 3 (8.33%) Facebook
10 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 2 (5.56%) REST

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 22 (61.11%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 22 (61.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (86.11%) SQL Server
2 22 (61.11%) NoSQL
3 5 (13.89%) MySQL
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (61.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.56%) ReSharper
General
1 4 (11.11%) Music Industry
2 3 (8.33%) Marketing
2 3 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (100.00%) Developer
2 31 (86.11%) .NET Developer
3 5 (13.89%) C# Developer
4 2 (5.56%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) .NET
1 36 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 36 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 31 (86.11%) RESTful
2 31 (86.11%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (5.56%) REST
3 2 (5.56%) CSS3
3 2 (5.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (5.56%) HTML
3 2 (5.56%) CSS
3 2 (5.56%) Web Services
3 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
3 2 (5.56%) WCF
3 2 (5.56%) jQuery
3 2 (5.56%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) MVC
1 36 (100.00%) TDD
2 29 (80.56%) Web Application Development
3 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (19.44%) Dependency Injection
4 7 (19.44%) Scrum
5 5 (13.89%) Unit Testing
5 5 (13.89%) Refactoring
6 2 (5.56%) OOP
6 2 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) C#
2 22 (61.11%) Ruby
3 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Facebook
Ashby-De-La-Zouch, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester
360 Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago