The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 31 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BDD 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 1.15% - 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% - 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £30,000 - £50,000
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 Stevenage region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
100 118 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 57.47% 77.63% 72.93%
Number of salaries quoted 81 85 119
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £64,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Stevenage region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

BDD
Salary Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Stevenage region.

BDD Salary Trend in Stevenage

BDD
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Web Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) QA Test Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) QA Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Web Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA