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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 13 20 28
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Permanent jobs citing BDD 31 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 20.95% 5.10% 5.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.85% 7.94% 7.78%
Number of salaries quoted 31 5 13
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -46.15%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
130 63 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 87.84% 64.29% 75.23%
Number of salaries quoted 122 58 163
Average salary £55,000 £44,000 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 4 March 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in St Albans

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 61 (100.00%) C#
1 61 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 61 (100.00%) .NET
1 61 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 61 (100.00%) MVC
1 61 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 61 (100.00%) TDD
1 61 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 59 (96.72%) OO
3 51 (83.61%) WCF
3 51 (83.61%) Web Application Development
4 35 (57.38%) CQRS
4 35 (57.38%) Git (software)
4 35 (57.38%) RESTful
5 26 (42.62%) Domain-Driven Design
5 26 (42.62%) Games
5 26 (42.62%) Internet
5 26 (42.62%) ASP.NET Web API
6 25 (40.98%) Facebook
6 25 (40.98%) NoSQL
6 25 (40.98%) Node.js
6 25 (40.98%) Apple
6 25 (40.98%) Social Media
6 25 (40.98%) Sony
6 25 (40.98%) BBC
6 25 (40.98%) Ruby
6 25 (40.98%) Yahoo!
6 25 (40.98%) Google
7 10 (16.39%) Software Engineering
7 10 (16.39%) TeamCity

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 25 (40.98%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (14.75%) Mingle
Communications & Networking
1 26 (42.62%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (40.98%) NoSQL
3 10 (16.39%) RavenDB
3 10 (16.39%) Neo4j
4 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 35 (57.38%) Git (software)
2 10 (16.39%) TeamCity
2 10 (16.39%) Visual Studio
2 10 (16.39%) NUnit
2 10 (16.39%) Octopus Deploy
3 9 (14.75%) MSTest
4 1 (1.64%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.64%) Selenium
4 1 (1.64%) Jasmine
General
1 26 (42.62%) Games
2 2 (3.28%) Finance
Job Titles
1 61 (100.00%) Developer
2 53 (86.89%) .NET Developer
3 9 (14.75%) Junior Developer
3 9 (14.75%) Junior
3 9 (14.75%) Programmer
3 9 (14.75%) .NET Programmer
4 8 (13.11%) Software Programmer
4 8 (13.11%) Junior Programmer
4 8 (13.11%) Graduate Programmer
4 8 (13.11%) Graduate
4 8 (13.11%) Software Developer
4 8 (13.11%) Junior Software Developer
5 1 (1.64%) Senior Developer
5 1 (1.64%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (1.64%) Junior .NET Developer
5 1 (1.64%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (1.64%) Senior .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 61 (100.00%) .NET
1 61 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 51 (83.61%) WCF
3 35 (57.38%) RESTful
4 26 (42.62%) ASP.NET Web API
5 10 (16.39%) CSS
5 10 (16.39%) Web Services
5 10 (16.39%) HTML
6 9 (14.75%) CSS3
6 9 (14.75%) HTML5
7 8 (13.11%) .NET Framework
7 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (1.64%) Silverlight
8 1 (1.64%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (1.64%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (40.98%) Social Media
1 25 (40.98%) BBC
2 8 (13.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.75%) Windows
2 1 (1.64%) Linux
2 1 (1.64%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (100.00%) MVC
1 61 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 61 (100.00%) TDD
2 59 (96.72%) OO
3 51 (83.61%) Web Application Development
4 35 (57.38%) CQRS
5 26 (42.62%) Domain-Driven Design
6 10 (16.39%) Software Engineering
6 10 (16.39%) Unit Testing
7 8 (13.11%) Web Development
8 1 (1.64%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 61 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (40.98%) Ruby
3 9 (14.75%) JavaScript
3 9 (14.75%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.28%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (13.11%) Degree
2 2 (3.28%) VCP4
3 1 (1.64%) MCSD
3 1 (1.64%) MCSE
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.64%) MCTS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Puppet
1 1 (1.64%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (40.98%) Facebook
1 25 (40.98%) Apple
1 25 (40.98%) Sony
1 25 (40.98%) Yahoo!
1 25 (40.98%) Google
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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