The first table below looks at the demand for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 28 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 Preston region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 23 24 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Permanent jobs citing BDD 3 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 2.24% 2.24% 11.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.78% 2.78% 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 12
Average salary £60,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
108 108 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 80.60% 80.60% 76.64%
Number of salaries quoted 78 92 76
Average salary £37,123 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,200 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £35,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
BDD
Lancashire

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

BDD
Salary Trend in Preston

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

BDD Salary Trend in Preston

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 8 (100.00%) Scrum
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
2 7 (87.50%) OOA/OOD
3 4 (50.00%) Spring
3 4 (50.00%) Kanban
3 4 (50.00%) Scala
3 4 (50.00%) MVC
3 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
3 4 (50.00%) J2EE
3 4 (50.00%) MySQL
3 4 (50.00%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) Backbone.js
4 3 (37.50%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (37.50%) Node.js
4 3 (37.50%) REST
4 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
4 3 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) NHibernate
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (12.50%) Moq

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 (37.50%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (12.50%) Moq
1 1 (12.50%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (50.00%) J2EE Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Java Consultant
2 4 (50.00%) Consultant
3 3 (37.50%) Agile .NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Spring
1 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) J2EE
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 3 (37.50%) jQuery
2 3 (37.50%) Backbone.js
2 3 (37.50%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (37.50%) REST
2 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
2 3 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (12.50%) NHibernate
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) WCF
3 1 (12.50%) WPF
3 1 (12.50%) Silverlight
3 1 (12.50%) LINQ
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
2 7 (87.50%) OOA/OOD
3 4 (50.00%) Kanban
3 4 (50.00%) MVC
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Scala
1 4 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) C#
Preston
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago