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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 17 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 27 31 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 19.29% 21.38% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.88% 24.03% -
Number of salaries quoted 27 31 0
Average salary £65,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+85.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.43%
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
118 129 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 84.29% 88.97% 61.11%
Number of salaries quoted 110 122 52
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 12 February 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in St Albans

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 44 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 44 (100.00%) TDD
2 40 (90.91%) Ruby
2 40 (90.91%) MVC
2 40 (90.91%) C#
2 40 (90.91%) .NET
2 40 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 40 (90.91%) ASP.NET
2 40 (90.91%) WCF
2 40 (90.91%) Git (software)
2 40 (90.91%) RESTful
2 40 (90.91%) ASP.NET MVC
2 40 (90.91%) NoSQL
2 40 (90.91%) Node.js
2 40 (90.91%) Web Application Development
2 40 (90.91%) ASP.NET Web API
2 40 (90.91%) SQL Server 2014
2 40 (90.91%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 25 (56.82%) Facebook
3 25 (56.82%) Social Media
3 25 (56.82%) Sony
3 25 (56.82%) Apple
3 25 (56.82%) OO
3 25 (56.82%) BBC
3 25 (56.82%) Yahoo!
3 25 (56.82%) Google
4 15 (34.09%) Entity Framework
4 15 (34.09%) .NET Framework
5 10 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (22.73%) Degree

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 40 (90.91%) Node.js
2 4 (9.09%) JBoss
2 4 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 4 (9.09%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (90.91%) NoSQL
1 40 (90.91%) SQL Server
1 40 (90.91%) SQL Server 2014
2 5 (11.36%) MongoDB
2 5 (11.36%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 40 (90.91%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (11.36%) Games
2 4 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (90.91%) .NET Developer
1 40 (90.91%) Developer
2 25 (56.82%) Social Media Developer
3 15 (34.09%) ASP.NET Developer
3 15 (34.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 15 (34.09%) C# .NET Developer
3 15 (34.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 15 (34.09%) C# Developer
4 10 (22.73%) Graduate
4 10 (22.73%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 10 (22.73%) Graduate ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (22.73%) Graduate C# Developer
4 10 (22.73%) Graduate Developer
4 10 (22.73%) Junior
4 10 (22.73%) Junior .NET Developer
4 10 (22.73%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (22.73%) Junior ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 10 (22.73%) Junior C# .NET Developer
4 10 (22.73%) Junior C# Developer
4 10 (22.73%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (90.91%) .NET
1 40 (90.91%) ASP.NET
1 40 (90.91%) ASP.NET MVC
1 40 (90.91%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 40 (90.91%) ASP.NET Web API
1 40 (90.91%) RESTful
1 40 (90.91%) WCF
2 15 (34.09%) .NET Framework
2 15 (34.09%) Entity Framework
3 5 (11.36%) AngularJS
3 5 (11.36%) KnockoutJS
3 5 (11.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (9.09%) J2EE
4 4 (9.09%) SOAP
4 4 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (56.82%) BBC
1 25 (56.82%) Social Media
2 10 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 44 (100.00%) TDD
2 40 (90.91%) MVC
2 40 (90.91%) Web Application Development
3 25 (56.82%) OO
4 4 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 40 (90.91%) C#
1 40 (90.91%) Ruby
2 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.09%) Java
3 4 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) Degree
Vendors
1 25 (56.82%) Apple
1 25 (56.82%) Facebook
1 25 (56.82%) Google
1 25 (56.82%) Sony
1 25 (56.82%) Yahoo!
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle
St. Albans
Noir Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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