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 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 48 50 40
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs citing BDD 1 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 0.35% 1.75% 3.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 2.42% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 16
Average salary - £28,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -24.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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
224 248 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 77.78% 72.51% 68.62%
Number of salaries quoted 194 215 288
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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
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 22 May 2015. 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
Norwich -5 1 - -
BDD
East of England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) TDD
1 7 (87.50%) jQuery
1 7 (87.50%) HTML5
2 6 (75.00%) Drupal
2 6 (75.00%) PHP
2 6 (75.00%) MySQL
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Apache
3 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 4 (50.00%) ISO 9001
4 4 (50.00%) Code Coverage
4 4 (50.00%) Publishing
4 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Kindle
4 4 (50.00%) CSS3
5 3 (37.50%) Scrum
6 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (25.00%) Ruby
6 2 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (25.00%) Project Management
6 2 (25.00%) C#
6 2 (25.00%) Java
6 2 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (25.00%) Laravel
6 2 (25.00%) Sass
6 2 (25.00%) Node.js

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (75.00%) Drupal
1 6 (75.00%) Apache
2 2 (25.00%) Node.js
2 2 (25.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (12.50%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) Calabash
2 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
2 1 (12.50%) SonarQube
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 4 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) PHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) Web Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) jQuery
1 7 (87.50%) HTML5
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) CSS3
4 2 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (25.00%) Laravel
4 2 (25.00%) Sass
4 2 (25.00%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (12.50%) Spring
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (12.50%) REST
5 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 1 (12.50%) Gherkin
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Kindle
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) Code Coverage
2 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Compatibility Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) DevOps
5 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) PHP
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (12.50%) QA