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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 64 49 89
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +40
Permanent jobs citing BDD 10 26 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.40% 3.65% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 4.59% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6 26 9
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
622 567 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 87.24% 79.52% 86.97%
Number of salaries quoted 530 446 597
Average salary £43,835 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 8 February 2016. 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 -8 7 £40,000 +14.28%
BDD
East Midlands

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) C#
3 10 (50.00%) Selenium
4 9 (45.00%) Java
5 8 (40.00%) WebDriver
5 8 (40.00%) Cucumber
6 7 (35.00%) Gherkin
6 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (35.00%) HP UFT
6 7 (35.00%) Automated Testing
7 6 (30.00%) TDD
7 6 (30.00%) Retail
7 6 (30.00%) QA
7 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
7 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (30.00%) HTML
7 6 (30.00%) .NET
7 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
7 6 (30.00%) CSS
7 6 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (30.00%) SpecFlow
8 5 (25.00%) Node.js
8 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
8 5 (25.00%) Software Testing
8 5 (25.00%) Finance
9 4 (20.00%) Quality Management
9 4 (20.00%) MVC
9 4 (20.00%) Scrum

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 5 (25.00%) Node.js
2 4 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (20.00%) Office 365
1 4 (20.00%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Selenium
2 8 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 8 (40.00%) WebDriver
3 7 (35.00%) HP UFT
4 6 (30.00%) SpecFlow
4 6 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (10.00%) Jasmine
6 2 (10.00%) JIRA
6 2 (10.00%) Subversion
6 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (30.00%) Retail
2 5 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Marketing
3 2 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Automation Tester
1 6 (30.00%) Developer
1 6 (30.00%) Tester
2 4 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 4 (20.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 4 (20.00%) HTML Developer
2 4 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Test Manager
3 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (10.00%) QA Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Selenium Tester
3 2 (10.00%) UAT Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Junior Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Gherkin
2 6 (30.00%) .NET
2 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (30.00%) CSS
2 6 (30.00%) HTML
3 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (20.00%) COM
3 4 (20.00%) CSS3
3 4 (20.00%) HTML5
3 4 (20.00%) jQuery
3 4 (20.00%) RESTful
3 4 (20.00%) Sass
4 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (10.00%) Entity Framework
4 2 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (10.00%) LESS
4 2 (10.00%) Meteor
4 2 (10.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Automated Testing
3 6 (30.00%) TDD
3 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 5 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Automation Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (20.00%) Case Management
5 4 (20.00%) CRM
5 4 (20.00%) Data Management
5 4 (20.00%) Document Management
5 4 (20.00%) Front End Development
5 4 (20.00%) MVC
5 4 (20.00%) Performance Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Quality Management
5 4 (20.00%) Scrum
5 4 (20.00%) SDLC
5 4 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
5 4 (20.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) C#
2 9 (45.00%) Java
3 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.00%) CoffeeScript
4 2 (10.00%) Ruby
4 2 (10.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) ISEB
1 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) Infor
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (20.00%) SAP
Leicestershire
Venn Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum Possible bonus
Posted: 5 days ago