The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 12 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BDD 29 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 22.14% - 9.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.44% - 11.48%
Number of salaries quoted 29 0 13
Average salary £35,000 - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
BDD
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
114 79 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 87.02% 74.53% 82.99%
Number of salaries quoted 114 53 86
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -17.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,500 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 St Albans

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

BDD
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

BDD Salary Trend in St Albans

BDD
Salary Histogram in St Albans

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the St Albans region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

BDD Salary Histogram in St Albans

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 64 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 64 (100.00%) TDD
2 61 (95.31%) C#
2 61 (95.31%) .NET
2 61 (95.31%) SQL Server
2 61 (95.31%) ASP.NET
2 61 (95.31%) MVC
3 54 (84.38%) OO
3 54 (84.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 51 (79.69%) WCF
5 50 (78.13%) Web Application Development
6 47 (73.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 43 (67.19%) SQL Server 2012
8 30 (46.88%) CQRS
9 28 (43.75%) Git (software)
9 28 (43.75%) RESTful
10 26 (40.63%) Internet
10 26 (40.63%) Games
10 26 (40.63%) Domain-Driven Design
11 24 (37.50%) Apple
11 24 (37.50%) Sony
11 24 (37.50%) BBC
11 24 (37.50%) Ruby
11 24 (37.50%) Yahoo!
11 24 (37.50%) Google
11 24 (37.50%) Social Media
11 24 (37.50%) NoSQL
11 24 (37.50%) Node.js
11 24 (37.50%) Facebook
11 24 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 24 (37.50%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Mingle
2 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (40.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (95.31%) SQL Server
2 43 (67.19%) SQL Server 2012
3 24 (37.50%) NoSQL
4 10 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (6.25%) RavenDB
5 4 (6.25%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 28 (43.75%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.81%) MSTest
2 5 (7.81%) NUnit
3 4 (6.25%) Visual Studio
3 4 (6.25%) TeamCity
3 4 (6.25%) SpecFlow
3 4 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (4.69%) Cucumber
4 3 (4.69%) FitNesse
General
1 26 (40.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 61 (95.31%) Developer
2 57 (89.06%) .NET Developer
3 7 (10.94%) Senior Developer
3 7 (10.94%) Senior .NET Developer
4 6 (9.38%) Senior C# Developer
4 6 (9.38%) C# Developer
4 6 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (6.25%) Junior Developer
5 4 (6.25%) Graduate
5 4 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 4 (6.25%) Junior
5 4 (6.25%) Programmer
5 4 (6.25%) Software Programmer
5 4 (6.25%) Graduate Programmer
5 4 (6.25%) Junior Software Developer
5 4 (6.25%) .NET Programmer
5 4 (6.25%) Junior Programmer
6 3 (4.69%) Software Manager
6 3 (4.69%) QA Manager
7 1 (1.56%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (95.31%) .NET
1 61 (95.31%) ASP.NET
2 54 (84.38%) ASP.NET MVC
3 51 (79.69%) WCF
4 47 (73.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 28 (43.75%) RESTful
6 24 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
7 22 (34.38%) Razor View Engine
8 5 (7.81%) Web Services
9 4 (6.25%) .NET Framework
9 4 (6.25%) CSS
9 4 (6.25%) HTML
9 4 (6.25%) HTML5
9 4 (6.25%) CSS3
10 1 (1.56%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (1.56%) AngularJS
10 1 (1.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 24 (37.50%) BBC
1 24 (37.50%) Social Media
2 4 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 64 (100.00%) TDD
2 61 (95.31%) MVC
3 54 (84.38%) OO
4 50 (78.13%) Web Application Development
5 30 (46.88%) CQRS
6 26 (40.63%) Domain-Driven Design
7 10 (15.63%) Software Engineering
8 6 (9.38%) Document Management
8 6 (9.38%) Workflow
9 5 (7.81%) Unit Testing
10 4 (6.25%) Web Development
11 3 (4.69%) Regression Testing
11 3 (4.69%) Continuous Integration
12 1 (1.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 61 (95.31%) C#
2 24 (37.50%) Ruby
3 5 (7.81%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (37.50%) Apple
1 24 (37.50%) Sony
1 24 (37.50%) Yahoo!
1 24 (37.50%) Google
1 24 (37.50%) Facebook
2 6 (9.38%) Microsoft
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