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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 34 50 47
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Permanent jobs citing BDD 7 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 2.61% 1.02% 3.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.20% 1.43% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 13
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
BDD
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
219 279 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 81.72% 70.81% 73.31%
Number of salaries quoted 181 263 302
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

BDD
Salary Trend in Norfolk

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

BDD Salary Trend in Norfolk

BDD
Salary Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

BDD Salary Histogram in Norfolk

BDD
Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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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
Norwich +11 6 £37,500 +36.36% 1
BDD
East of England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Scrum
3 8 (57.14%) C#
4 7 (50.00%) Java
4 7 (50.00%) TDD
5 6 (42.86%) .NET
5 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 6 (42.86%) Web Services
5 6 (42.86%) MVC
6 5 (35.71%) Regression Testing
6 5 (35.71%) Selenium
6 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
7 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
7 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 4 (28.57%) OO
7 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
8 3 (21.43%) Mobile Payment
8 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
8 3 (21.43%) WebDriver
8 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (21.43%) Kanban
9 2 (14.29%) Groovy
9 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
9 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
9 2 (14.29%) Spring

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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.

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Selenium
2 3 (21.43%) WebDriver
2 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
3 2 (14.29%) Redmine
3 2 (14.29%) Gradle
3 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 2 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (14.29%) Bugzilla
3 2 (14.29%) Trac
4 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (7.14%) CruiseControl
4 1 (7.14%) Subversion
4 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Advertising
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Test Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
2 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Platform Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
1 6 (42.86%) Web Services
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (14.29%) HTML5
3 2 (14.29%) REST
3 2 (14.29%) CSS3
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (14.29%) Spring MVC
3 2 (14.29%) WCF
3 2 (14.29%) Grails
3 2 (14.29%) jQuery
3 2 (14.29%) RESTful
3 2 (14.29%) XHTML
3 2 (14.29%) JMS
3 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 2 (14.29%) Spring
3 2 (14.29%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
1 3 (21.43%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Scrum
3 7 (50.00%) TDD
4 6 (42.86%) MVC
5 5 (35.71%) Regression Testing
5 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
6 4 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (28.57%) OO
6 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (21.43%) Kanban
8 2 (14.29%) Web Application Development
8 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
8 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
8 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
8 2 (14.29%) Mobile Commerce
8 2 (14.29%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) C#
2 7 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) Python
3 2 (14.29%) Groovy
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Facebook