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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 31 7 35
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +28
Permanent jobs citing BDD 25 36 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 12.63% 23.23% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.06% 29.75% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 25 36 2
Average salary £50,000 £61,250 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.36% -5.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
166 121 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 83.84% 78.06% 75.98%
Number of salaries quoted 151 107 73
Average salary £55,000 £49,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £28,667
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 28 May 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in St Albans

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 58 (100.00%) .NET
1 58 (100.00%) TDD
2 57 (98.28%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (98.28%) ASP.NET MVC
2 57 (98.28%) SQL Server
2 57 (98.28%) C#
2 57 (98.28%) ASP.NET
2 57 (98.28%) MVC
3 55 (94.83%) OO
4 52 (89.66%) WCF
4 52 (89.66%) Web Application Development
5 31 (53.45%) RESTful
5 31 (53.45%) Git (software)
6 30 (51.72%) CQRS
7 27 (46.55%) ASP.NET Web API
8 26 (44.83%) Facebook
8 26 (44.83%) Social Media
8 26 (44.83%) NoSQL
8 26 (44.83%) Node.js
8 26 (44.83%) Domain-Driven Design
8 26 (44.83%) Ruby
8 26 (44.83%) Yahoo!
8 26 (44.83%) Google
8 26 (44.83%) BBC
8 26 (44.83%) Games
8 26 (44.83%) Sony
8 26 (44.83%) Apple
8 26 (44.83%) Internet
9 6 (10.34%) NUnit
10 5 (8.62%) Software Engineering

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (44.83%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Mingle
Communications & Networking
1 26 (44.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (98.28%) SQL Server
2 26 (44.83%) NoSQL
3 5 (8.62%) RavenDB
3 5 (8.62%) Neo4j
4 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 31 (53.45%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.34%) NUnit
3 5 (8.62%) Visual Studio
3 5 (8.62%) TeamCity
3 5 (8.62%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (6.90%) MSTest
5 2 (3.45%) Selenium
5 2 (3.45%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.72%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.72%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.72%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.72%) Jasmine
General
1 26 (44.83%) Games
2 3 (5.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 57 (98.28%) Developer
2 54 (93.10%) .NET Developer
3 4 (6.90%) Junior
3 4 (6.90%) Junior Developer
3 4 (6.90%) .NET Programmer
3 4 (6.90%) Programmer
4 3 (5.17%) Junior Software Developer
4 3 (5.17%) Junior Programmer
4 3 (5.17%) Graduate Programmer
4 3 (5.17%) Software Programmer
4 3 (5.17%) Graduate
4 3 (5.17%) Software Developer
5 1 (1.72%) Senior .NET Programmer
5 1 (1.72%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (1.72%) Tester
5 1 (1.72%) Senior Developer
5 1 (1.72%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (1.72%) Junior .NET Developer
5 1 (1.72%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (100.00%) .NET
2 57 (98.28%) ASP.NET MVC
2 57 (98.28%) ASP.NET
3 52 (89.66%) WCF
4 31 (53.45%) RESTful
5 27 (46.55%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (8.62%) CSS
6 5 (8.62%) Web Services
6 5 (8.62%) HTML
7 4 (6.90%) CSS3
7 4 (6.90%) HTML5
8 3 (5.17%) .NET Framework
8 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (1.72%) Silverlight
9 1 (1.72%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (1.72%) Gherkin
9 1 (1.72%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 26 (44.83%) Social Media
1 26 (44.83%) BBC
2 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.90%) Windows
2 1 (1.72%) CentOS
2 1 (1.72%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (100.00%) TDD
2 57 (98.28%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (98.28%) MVC
3 55 (94.83%) OO
4 52 (89.66%) Web Application Development
5 30 (51.72%) CQRS
6 26 (44.83%) Domain-Driven Design
7 5 (8.62%) Software Engineering
7 5 (8.62%) Unit Testing
8 3 (5.17%) Web Development
9 1 (1.72%) Release Management
9 1 (1.72%) Performance Testing
9 1 (1.72%) OOP
9 1 (1.72%) Regression Testing
9 1 (1.72%) User Stories
9 1 (1.72%) Automation Testing
9 1 (1.72%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 57 (98.28%) C#
2 26 (44.83%) Ruby
3 4 (6.90%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.90%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) MCTS
2 1 (1.72%) MCSD
2 1 (1.72%) MCSE
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (44.83%) Facebook
1 26 (44.83%) Yahoo!
1 26 (44.83%) Google
1 26 (44.83%) Sony
1 26 (44.83%) Apple
St. Albans
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans
Noir Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
St. Albans
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
St. Albans
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago