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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 29 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 27 32 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 13.24% 19.88% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.52% 23.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 27 32 0
Average salary £50,000 £58,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.89% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
186 135 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 91.18% 83.85% 82.72%
Number of salaries quoted 169 133 60
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in St Albans

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 53 (100.00%) .NET
1 53 (100.00%) TDD
2 52 (98.11%) C#
2 52 (98.11%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (98.11%) SQL Server
2 52 (98.11%) ASP.NET
2 52 (98.11%) OO
2 52 (98.11%) MVC
2 52 (98.11%) WCF
2 52 (98.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 52 (98.11%) Web Application Development
3 26 (49.06%) Facebook
3 26 (49.06%) CQRS
3 26 (49.06%) ASP.NET Web API
3 26 (49.06%) Social Media
3 26 (49.06%) NoSQL
3 26 (49.06%) Node.js
3 26 (49.06%) Ruby
3 26 (49.06%) Yahoo!
3 26 (49.06%) Google
3 26 (49.06%) Git (software)
3 26 (49.06%) Domain-Driven Design
3 26 (49.06%) RESTful
3 26 (49.06%) Sony
3 26 (49.06%) Apple
3 26 (49.06%) Internet
3 26 (49.06%) BBC
3 26 (49.06%) Games
4 1 (1.89%) NUnit
4 1 (1.89%) Regression Testing

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 26 (49.06%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 26 (49.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (98.11%) SQL Server
2 26 (49.06%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (49.06%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.89%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.89%) Bugzilla
2 1 (1.89%) NUnit
2 1 (1.89%) Selenium
General
1 26 (49.06%) Games
2 1 (1.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 52 (98.11%) Developer
1 52 (98.11%) .NET Developer
2 1 (1.89%) Senior Tester
2 1 (1.89%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 52 (98.11%) ASP.NET
2 52 (98.11%) WCF
2 52 (98.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 26 (49.06%) ASP.NET Web API
3 26 (49.06%) RESTful
4 1 (1.89%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 26 (49.06%) BBC
1 26 (49.06%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (100.00%) TDD
2 52 (98.11%) OO
2 52 (98.11%) MVC
2 52 (98.11%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (98.11%) Web Application Development
3 26 (49.06%) CQRS
3 26 (49.06%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (1.89%) ATDD
4 1 (1.89%) Release Management
4 1 (1.89%) Performance Testing
4 1 (1.89%) Regression Testing
4 1 (1.89%) User Stories
4 1 (1.89%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (98.11%) C#
2 26 (49.06%) Ruby
Vendors
1 26 (49.06%) Apple
1 26 (49.06%) Sony
1 26 (49.06%) Yahoo!
1 26 (49.06%) Google
1 26 (49.06%) Facebook
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago