The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 81 89 62
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -27
Permanent jobs citing BDD 14 14 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.32% 1.23% 3.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 1.49% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 28
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BDD
Nottinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
892 938 748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 83.99% 82.57% 83.02%
Number of salaries quoted 713 769 630
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

BDD
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

BDD Salary Trend in Nottingham

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 34 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (91.18%) MVC
2 31 (91.18%) Scrum
2 31 (91.18%) TDD
3 30 (88.24%) ASP.NET MVC
3 30 (88.24%) C#
3 30 (88.24%) .NET
3 30 (88.24%) SQL Server
3 30 (88.24%) ASP.NET
4 26 (76.47%) NUnit
4 26 (76.47%) NHibernate
4 26 (76.47%) Kanban
4 26 (76.47%) WCF
4 26 (76.47%) WPF
4 26 (76.47%) Windows
4 26 (76.47%) WinForms
4 26 (76.47%) MVVM
4 26 (76.47%) Rhino Mocks
4 26 (76.47%) Moq
4 26 (76.47%) Web Application Development
5 25 (73.53%) Streaming Music
6 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (23.53%) MCP
6 8 (23.53%) MCAD
6 8 (23.53%) MCSD
6 8 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 8 (23.53%) MCTS
6 8 (23.53%) Razor View Engine
7 4 (11.76%) HTML

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 (8.82%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (88.24%) SQL Server
2 8 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.94%) Couchbase
3 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.94%) CouchDB
3 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (76.47%) NUnit
1 26 (76.47%) Rhino Mocks
1 26 (76.47%) Moq
2 3 (8.82%) Cucumber
2 3 (8.82%) SpecFlow
2 3 (8.82%) Selenium
2 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.82%) FxCop
3 2 (5.88%) Maven
3 2 (5.88%) JUnit
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
1 2 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (94.12%) Developer
2 27 (79.41%) .NET Developer
3 3 (8.82%) Java Developer
4 2 (5.88%) C# Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Programmer
5 1 (2.94%) Tester
5 1 (2.94%) Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (2.94%) QA Tester
5 1 (2.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (2.94%) C# Programmer
5 1 (2.94%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (88.24%) .NET
1 30 (88.24%) ASP.NET
1 30 (88.24%) ASP.NET MVC
2 26 (76.47%) NHibernate
2 26 (76.47%) WCF
2 26 (76.47%) WPF
2 26 (76.47%) WinForms
3 8 (23.53%) Razor View Engine
3 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 4 (11.76%) HTML
5 3 (8.82%) Spring
5 3 (8.82%) CSS
5 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (5.88%) Web Services
6 2 (5.88%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.94%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.94%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 25 (73.53%) Streaming Music
2 3 (8.82%) Informatics
2 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (5.88%) User Experience
3 2 (5.88%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.94%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 26 (76.47%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (91.18%) TDD
2 31 (91.18%) MVC
2 31 (91.18%) Scrum
3 26 (76.47%) Kanban
3 26 (76.47%) MVVM
3 26 (76.47%) Web Application Development
4 4 (11.76%) OO
5 3 (8.82%) RAD
5 3 (8.82%) OOD
5 3 (8.82%) SOA
5 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.82%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (5.88%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.94%) OOP
7 1 (2.94%) Refactoring
7 1 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.94%) ATDD
7 1 (2.94%) Test Automation
7 1 (2.94%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (88.24%) C#
2 3 (8.82%) Java
3 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) MCP
1 8 (23.53%) MCAD
1 8 (23.53%) MCSD
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (23.53%) MCTS
2 3 (8.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft