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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 12 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BDD 27 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 17.31% - 8.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.61% - 11.38%
Number of salaries quoted 27 0 13
Average salary £62,500 - £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
131 109 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 83.97% 76.22% 74.55%
Number of salaries quoted 129 51 85
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -12.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 2014.

BDD Salary Histogram in St Albans

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 62 (100.00%) TDD
2 59 (95.16%) MVC
2 59 (95.16%) .NET
2 59 (95.16%) SQL Server
2 59 (95.16%) ASP.NET
2 59 (95.16%) C#
3 52 (83.87%) WCF
3 52 (83.87%) ASP.NET MVC
4 51 (82.26%) Web Application Development
4 51 (82.26%) OO
5 50 (80.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 49 (79.03%) SQL Server 2012
7 26 (41.94%) CQRS
7 26 (41.94%) Node.js
7 26 (41.94%) Domain-Driven Design
7 26 (41.94%) Internet
7 26 (41.94%) Games
8 25 (40.32%) Ruby
8 25 (40.32%) Yahoo!
8 25 (40.32%) Google
8 25 (40.32%) Apple
8 25 (40.32%) Sony
8 25 (40.32%) RESTful
8 25 (40.32%) Social Media
8 25 (40.32%) BBC
8 25 (40.32%) Git (software)
8 25 (40.32%) Razor View Engine
8 25 (40.32%) NoSQL
8 25 (40.32%) Facebook
8 25 (40.32%) ASP.NET Web API

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 26 (41.94%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Mingle
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (41.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (95.16%) SQL Server
2 49 (79.03%) SQL Server 2012
3 25 (40.32%) NoSQL
4 6 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.61%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.61%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 25 (40.32%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.45%) SpecFlow
3 3 (4.84%) Cucumber
3 3 (4.84%) FitNesse
4 1 (1.61%) MSTest
4 1 (1.61%) NUnit
General
1 26 (41.94%) Games
Job Titles
1 59 (95.16%) Developer
2 58 (93.55%) .NET Developer
3 8 (12.90%) Senior Developer
4 7 (11.29%) Senior .NET Developer
5 6 (9.68%) C# Developer
5 6 (9.68%) Senior C# Developer
5 6 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Software Manager
6 3 (4.84%) QA Manager
7 1 (1.61%) Lead .NET Developer
7 1 (1.61%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (95.16%) .NET
1 59 (95.16%) ASP.NET
2 52 (83.87%) WCF
2 52 (83.87%) ASP.NET MVC
3 50 (80.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 25 (40.32%) RESTful
4 25 (40.32%) Razor View Engine
4 25 (40.32%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (3.23%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (1.61%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.61%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.61%) CSS3
6 1 (1.61%) jQuery
6 1 (1.61%) HTML5
6 1 (1.61%) HTML
6 1 (1.61%) CSS
6 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (40.32%) Social Media
1 25 (40.32%) BBC
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (100.00%) TDD
2 59 (95.16%) MVC
3 51 (82.26%) Web Application Development
3 51 (82.26%) OO
4 26 (41.94%) CQRS
4 26 (41.94%) Domain-Driven Design
5 6 (9.68%) Workflow
5 6 (9.68%) Document Management
5 6 (9.68%) Software Engineering
6 3 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (4.84%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.84%) Regression Testing
7 1 (1.61%) Unit Testing
7 1 (1.61%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 59 (95.16%) C#
2 25 (40.32%) Ruby
3 2 (3.23%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (40.32%) Yahoo!
1 25 (40.32%) Google
1 25 (40.32%) Apple
1 25 (40.32%) Sony
1 25 (40.32%) Facebook
2 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
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