The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 86 92 88
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing BDD 6 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.54% 0.096% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.12% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 13
Average salary £43,000 £50,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% +81.81%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BDD
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
865 845 1001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 77.79% 81.02% 84.47%
Number of salaries quoted 662 680 845
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,350 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

BDD
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

BDD Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 21 (100.00%) TDD
2 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (52.38%) Java
4 9 (42.86%) JIRA
5 8 (38.10%) Apache
5 8 (38.10%) Tomcat
5 8 (38.10%) C#
5 8 (38.10%) DevOps
5 8 (38.10%) MySQL
5 8 (38.10%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (38.10%) MongoDB
5 8 (38.10%) Jenkins
5 8 (38.10%) Open Source
5 8 (38.10%) Finance
5 8 (38.10%) Legal
6 7 (33.33%) Selenium
7 6 (28.57%) MVC
7 6 (28.57%) Scrum
8 5 (23.81%) Test Scripting
8 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
8 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
8 5 (23.81%) Node.js
8 5 (23.81%) AngularJS
8 5 (23.81%) SQL
8 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
8 5 (23.81%) QA
8 5 (23.81%) HTML
8 5 (23.81%) CSS
9 4 (19.05%) HTML5

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 8 (38.10%) Apache
1 8 (38.10%) Tomcat
2 5 (23.81%) Node.js
3 4 (19.05%) Lotus Domino
3 4 (19.05%) Mule
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) MySQL
1 8 (38.10%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (38.10%) MongoDB
2 4 (19.05%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (19.05%) MariaDB
2 4 (19.05%) CouchDB
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) JIRA
2 8 (38.10%) Jenkins
3 7 (33.33%) Selenium
4 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
5 4 (19.05%) PHPUnit
5 4 (19.05%) Cucumber
6 2 (9.52%) WebDriver
6 2 (9.52%) JMeter
7 1 (4.76%) JUnit
7 1 (4.76%) TestNG
7 1 (4.76%) Behat
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
1 8 (38.10%) Legal
2 4 (19.05%) Games
2 4 (19.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) DBA
2 4 (19.05%) C# Developer
2 4 (19.05%) MySQL DBA
2 4 (19.05%) PostgreSQL DBA
3 3 (14.29%) QA Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
4 2 (9.52%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) QA Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) QA Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Automated Test Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) CSS
1 5 (23.81%) HTML
1 5 (23.81%) AngularJS
2 4 (19.05%) Play Framework
2 4 (19.05%) Gherkin
2 4 (19.05%) HTML5
2 4 (19.05%) CSS3
3 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (9.52%) .NET
4 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.76%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (4.76%) Backbone.js
4 1 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (4.76%) XML
4 1 (4.76%) RESTful
4 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Open Source
2 4 (19.05%) Replication
2 4 (19.05%) Xbox
3 1 (4.76%) Wiki
3 1 (4.76%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
1 4 (19.05%) CentOS
1 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) TDD
2 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (38.10%) DevOps
4 6 (28.57%) Scrum
4 6 (28.57%) MVC
5 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
5 5 (23.81%) Test Scripting
5 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (19.05%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
6 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
7 3 (14.29%) Automation Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Web Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Kanban
8 2 (9.52%) Automated Testing
9 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
9 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
9 1 (4.76%) Refactoring
9 1 (4.76%) Domain-Driven Design
9 1 (4.76%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) Java
2 8 (38.10%) C#
3 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 5 (23.81%) SQL
4 4 (19.05%) Python
5 3 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Telerik
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 35-43k
Posted: 11 hours ago