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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 102 89 92
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Permanent jobs citing BDD 8 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.55% 0.33% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.41% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 12
Average salary £31,500 £47,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.68% +72.72%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
1208 967 1077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 83.77% 79.98% 83.29%
Number of salaries quoted 928 765 913
Average salary £43,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.81% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 2015, 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 18 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (77.27%) TDD
3 15 (68.18%) MVC
3 15 (68.18%) Scrum
3 15 (68.18%) SQL Server
3 15 (68.18%) ASP.NET
3 15 (68.18%) .NET
3 15 (68.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (63.64%) C#
5 13 (59.09%) Kanban
6 11 (50.00%) Web Application Development
7 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (31.82%) HTML
9 6 (27.27%) Internet
9 6 (27.27%) Dependency Injection
9 6 (27.27%) RESTful
10 5 (22.73%) Rhino Mocks
10 5 (22.73%) Moq
10 5 (22.73%) LINQ
10 5 (22.73%) NUnit
10 5 (22.73%) NHibernate
10 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
10 5 (22.73%) Degree
10 5 (22.73%) Games
10 5 (22.73%) Java
10 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
10 5 (22.73%) SQL
11 4 (18.18%) CSS
11 4 (18.18%) Automotive

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 3 (13.64%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (68.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Rhino Mocks
1 5 (22.73%) Moq
1 5 (22.73%) NUnit
2 4 (18.18%) Selenium
3 3 (13.64%) JBehave
3 3 (13.64%) JMeter
4 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (22.73%) Games
2 4 (18.18%) Automotive
3 3 (13.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Developer
2 15 (68.18%) .NET Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Junior .NET Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Junior
3 5 (22.73%) Junior Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Graduate
4 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (13.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Technical Tester
5 3 (13.64%) C# Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Tester
6 1 (4.55%) AWS Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Java Applications Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) ASP.NET
1 15 (68.18%) .NET
1 15 (68.18%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (31.82%) HTML
4 6 (27.27%) RESTful
5 5 (22.73%) LINQ
5 5 (22.73%) NHibernate
5 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
6 4 (18.18%) CSS
6 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
7 3 (13.64%) XML Messaging
7 3 (13.64%) XML
8 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (4.55%) CSS3
8 1 (4.55%) Backbone.js
8 1 (4.55%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (4.55%) React
8 1 (4.55%) GWT
8 1 (4.55%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) UNIX
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (77.27%) TDD
3 15 (68.18%) MVC
3 15 (68.18%) Scrum
4 13 (59.09%) Kanban
5 11 (50.00%) Web Application Development
6 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (27.27%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
8 3 (13.64%) Performance Testing
8 3 (13.64%) Time Management
8 3 (13.64%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
8 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
8 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
9 1 (4.55%) DevOps
9 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
9 1 (4.55%) OOP
9 1 (4.55%) OO
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) C#
2 5 (22.73%) Java
2 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
2 5 (22.73%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) CoffeeScript
3 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (13.64%) ISTQB
2 3 (13.64%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) hybris
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft