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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 50 82 -
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 24 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.26% 1.18% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.08% 1.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 0
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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
588 798 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 79.78% 85.81% 76.48%
Number of salaries quoted 476 656 479
Average salary £40,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,428 £29,150 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £50,776
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +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 1 April 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 - 10 £35,000 - 2
Ashby-de-la-Zouch -4 7 £35,000 +7.69%
Lutterworth - 7 £45,000 - 1
BDD
East Midlands

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 43 (100.00%) C#
1 43 (100.00%) TDD
2 42 (97.67%) .NET
2 42 (97.67%) ASP.NET
2 42 (97.67%) MVC
2 42 (97.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 37 (86.05%) SQL Server
4 35 (81.40%) Web Application Development
5 31 (72.09%) RESTful
6 30 (69.77%) ASP.NET Web API
7 27 (62.79%) Internet
8 23 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (46.51%) Ruby
9 20 (46.51%) Git (software)
9 20 (46.51%) NoSQL
9 20 (46.51%) Node.js
10 9 (20.93%) Scrum
10 9 (20.93%) WCF
11 8 (18.60%) Music Industry
11 8 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (18.60%) Dependency Injection
12 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
12 7 (16.28%) OO
12 7 (16.28%) Games
12 7 (16.28%) Domain-Driven Design
12 7 (16.28%) CQRS
13 5 (11.63%) MySQL
13 5 (11.63%) Refactoring
13 5 (11.63%) Unit Testing
14 2 (4.65%) HTML

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 20 (46.51%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 27 (62.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (86.05%) SQL Server
2 20 (46.51%) NoSQL
3 5 (11.63%) MySQL
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (46.51%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.65%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.33%) Selenium
3 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.33%) JIRA
3 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 8 (18.60%) Music Industry
2 7 (16.28%) Games
3 1 (2.33%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 42 (97.67%) Developer
2 37 (86.05%) .NET Developer
3 5 (11.63%) C# Developer
4 2 (4.65%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (2.33%) QA Analyst
5 1 (2.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (97.67%) .NET
1 42 (97.67%) ASP.NET
1 42 (97.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 31 (72.09%) RESTful
3 30 (69.77%) ASP.NET Web API
4 9 (20.93%) WCF
5 2 (4.65%) jQuery
5 2 (4.65%) HTML
5 2 (4.65%) CSS
5 2 (4.65%) Web Services
5 2 (4.65%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.65%) HTML5
5 2 (4.65%) Entity Framework
5 2 (4.65%) REST
5 2 (4.65%) CSS3
5 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (100.00%) TDD
2 42 (97.67%) MVC
3 35 (81.40%) Web Application Development
4 23 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (20.93%) Scrum
6 8 (18.60%) Dependency Injection
6 8 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (16.28%) CQRS
7 7 (16.28%) Domain-Driven Design
7 7 (16.28%) OO
8 5 (11.63%) Refactoring
8 5 (11.63%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.65%) Web Development
9 2 (4.65%) OOP
10 1 (2.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (2.33%) Test Scripting
10 1 (2.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (46.51%) Ruby
3 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
Lutterworth
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester
360 Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Leicester
360 Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 23 days ago