The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 43 38 43
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs citing BDD 3 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.90% 4.22% 2.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 4.89% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 7
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BDD
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
287 266 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 86.19% 86.36% 79.69%
Number of salaries quoted 227 235 264
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

BDD
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

BDD Salary Trend in Peterborough

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 11 (100.00%) TDD
2 8 (72.73%) C#
3 7 (63.64%) Ruby
4 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 6 (54.55%) Selenium
5 5 (45.45%) .NET
6 4 (36.36%) Internet
6 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
6 4 (36.36%) MVC
6 4 (36.36%) QA
6 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
6 4 (36.36%) RESTful
6 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
6 4 (36.36%) Node.js
6 4 (36.36%) Web Application Development
6 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (27.27%) JIRA
7 3 (27.27%) CSS
7 3 (27.27%) Java
7 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
7 3 (27.27%) JUnit
7 3 (27.27%) Python
8 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
8 2 (18.18%) C++
8 2 (18.18%) JMeter
8 2 (18.18%) Scrum
8 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
8 2 (18.18%) Web Testing

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 4 (36.36%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
3 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
3 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Selenium
2 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
3 3 (27.27%) JIRA
3 3 (27.27%) JUnit
4 2 (18.18%) JMeter
5 1 (9.09%) TestNG
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
1 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) QA Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) QA Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
2 4 (36.36%) RESTful
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (27.27%) CSS
4 2 (18.18%) REST
5 1 (9.09%) HTML
5 1 (9.09%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) TDD
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) MVC
3 4 (36.36%) Web Application Development
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Web Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) Ruby
3 3 (27.27%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) Python
4 2 (18.18%) C++
5 1 (9.09%) F#
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA