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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 61 80 61
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -19
Permanent jobs citing BDD 21 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.65% 1.13% 2.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.07% 1.41% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 21
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
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
685 566 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 86.38% 80.28% 79.46%
Number of salaries quoted 590 508 458
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 £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 +13 11 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Market Harborough -8 6 £35,000 -6.66%
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 4 £35,000 -
BDD
East Midlands

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 35 (100.00%) TDD
2 26 (74.29%) MVC
2 26 (74.29%) .NET
2 26 (74.29%) SQL Server
2 26 (74.29%) ASP.NET
2 26 (74.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 26 (74.29%) Web Application Development
3 23 (65.71%) C#
4 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 21 (60.00%) RESTful
6 19 (54.29%) Internet
7 15 (42.86%) Git (software)
7 15 (42.86%) Ruby
7 15 (42.86%) NoSQL
7 15 (42.86%) Node.js
8 12 (34.29%) Scrum
9 10 (28.57%) Advertising
9 10 (28.57%) Facebook
10 9 (25.71%) WCF
10 9 (25.71%) Java
11 7 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (17.14%) Mentoring
12 6 (17.14%) Dependency Injection
12 6 (17.14%) Social Media
12 6 (17.14%) Unit Testing
12 6 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (17.14%) Marketing
12 6 (17.14%) Web Development
12 6 (17.14%) JavaScript

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 15 (42.86%) Node.js
2 4 (11.43%) Apache
2 4 (11.43%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 19 (54.29%) Internet
2 6 (17.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (74.29%) SQL Server
2 15 (42.86%) NoSQL
3 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.57%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (8.57%) Moq
2 3 (8.57%) NUnit
General
1 10 (28.57%) Advertising
2 6 (17.14%) Marketing
3 2 (5.71%) Games
Job Titles
1 35 (100.00%) Developer
2 26 (74.29%) .NET Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Web Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Senior Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Senior Web Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Lead Web Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (74.29%) ASP.NET
1 26 (74.29%) .NET
1 26 (74.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 21 (60.00%) RESTful
2 21 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 9 (25.71%) WCF
4 6 (17.14%) HTML
4 6 (17.14%) CSS
5 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 4 (11.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 4 (11.43%) .NET Framework
7 3 (8.57%) Java EE
7 3 (8.57%) J2EE
7 3 (8.57%) Ajax
7 3 (8.57%) NHibernate
8 2 (5.71%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (17.14%) Social Media
3 3 (8.57%) Digital Media
3 3 (8.57%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) TDD
2 26 (74.29%) MVC
2 26 (74.29%) Web Application Development
3 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (34.29%) Scrum
5 6 (17.14%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (17.14%) Mentoring
5 6 (17.14%) SEO
5 6 (17.14%) Content Management
5 6 (17.14%) Web Development
5 6 (17.14%) Unit Testing
5 6 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.57%) Kanban
6 3 (8.57%) RUP
7 2 (5.71%) OO
7 2 (5.71%) Domain-Driven Design
7 2 (5.71%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 23 (65.71%) C#
2 15 (42.86%) Ruby
3 9 (25.71%) Java
4 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
4 6 (17.14%) PHP
5 4 (11.43%) SQL
6 3 (8.57%) VB
6 3 (8.57%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Facebook
Leicester, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
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