The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 85 82 74
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Permanent jobs citing BDD 12 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.03% 0.53% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 0.72% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 18
Average salary £45,000 £38,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
953 835 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 81.45% 74.42% 78.78%
Number of salaries quoted 688 715 607
Average salary £43,000 £42,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.77% +5.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
BDD
Buckinghamshire

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
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

BDD Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 14 (100.00%) TDD
2 11 (78.57%) C#
2 11 (78.57%) .NET
3 10 (71.43%) SQL
4 9 (64.29%) Oracle
4 9 (64.29%) Waterfall
5 8 (57.14%) WebDriver
6 7 (50.00%) Test Automation
6 7 (50.00%) Automation Testing
7 6 (42.86%) Scrum
7 6 (42.86%) MVC
7 6 (42.86%) Finance
8 5 (35.71%) JMeter
8 5 (35.71%) QuickTest Pro
8 5 (35.71%) Windows NT
8 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
8 5 (35.71%) UNIX
8 5 (35.71%) Windows
8 5 (35.71%) VBScript
8 5 (35.71%) Java
8 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
8 5 (35.71%) Software Testing
8 5 (35.71%) Selenium
8 5 (35.71%) Test Management
8 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
8 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (35.71%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (28.57%) Domain-Driven Design
9 4 (28.57%) Matrix Management
9 4 (28.57%) Web Development

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 1 (7.14%) Lotus Domino
1 1 (7.14%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) WebDriver
2 5 (35.71%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (35.71%) JMeter
2 5 (35.71%) Selenium
3 3 (21.43%) PHPUnit
4 2 (14.29%) Behat
5 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Test Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Development Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Web Development Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Web Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Automated Test Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) QA Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
2 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (21.43%) Gherkin
4 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (7.14%) CSS
5 1 (7.14%) CSS3
5 1 (7.14%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (7.14%) Backbone.js
5 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) N-Tier
2 1 (7.14%) Wiki
2 1 (7.14%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) UNIX
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
1 5 (35.71%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) TDD
2 9 (64.29%) Waterfall
3 7 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 7 (50.00%) Automation Testing
4 6 (42.86%) Scrum
4 6 (42.86%) MVC
5 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
5 5 (35.71%) Software Testing
5 5 (35.71%) Test Management
5 5 (35.71%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (28.57%) Domain-Driven Design
6 4 (28.57%) Matrix Management
6 4 (28.57%) Web Development
6 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
6 4 (28.57%) OO
6 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (21.43%) SOA
7 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
7 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (7.14%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) C#
2 10 (71.43%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) VBScript
3 5 (35.71%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.14%) PHP
5 1 (7.14%) VB
5 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Telerik
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft