The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 30 69 71
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +2
Permanent jobs citing BDD 34 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 6.12% 0.90% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.00% 1.09% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 32 6 2
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
BDD
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
486 552 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 87.41% 82.76% 84.34%
Number of salaries quoted 455 506 332
Median salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,100
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

BDD
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

BDD Salary Trend in Suffolk

BDD
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Suffolk

BDD
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bury St Edmunds - 27 £45,000 -
Ipswich +18 6 £60,000 +60.00%
BDD
East of England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, IT jobs citing BDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Suffolk region with a requirement for BDD.

1 56 (88.89%) TDD
2 48 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (57.14%) Pair Programming
4 33 (52.38%) Microsoft
5 31 (49.21%) CRM
5 31 (49.21%) Dynamics CRM
6 29 (46.03%) C#
7 23 (36.51%) MS Excel
8 22 (34.92%) .NET
9 21 (33.33%) Automated Testing
10 20 (31.75%) WCF
11 18 (28.57%) Silverlight
11 18 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
11 18 (28.57%) XAML
11 18 (28.57%) Data Modelling
12 17 (26.98%) QA
12 17 (26.98%) Selenium
13 15 (23.81%) Windows
14 14 (22.22%) SQL
14 14 (22.22%) Games
14 14 (22.22%) Online Games
14 14 (22.22%) SoapUI
15 13 (20.63%) Scrum
16 12 (19.05%) Web Application Development
16 12 (19.05%) AngularJS
17 11 (17.46%) MVVM
17 11 (17.46%) MVC
18 10 (15.87%) Waterfall
18 10 (15.87%) ASP.NET Web API
19 9 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 23 (36.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 31 (49.21%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 17 (26.98%) Selenium
2 14 (22.22%) SoapUI
3 9 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (11.11%) Calabash
4 7 (11.11%) Cucumber
4 7 (11.11%) JUnit
5 3 (4.76%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.59%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.59%) JIRA
6 1 (1.59%) PHPUnit
General
1 14 (22.22%) Games
2 7 (11.11%) Finance
3 2 (3.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (53.97%) Developer
2 21 (33.33%) Microsoft Developer
3 18 (28.57%) CRM Developer
4 13 (20.63%) C# Developer
5 11 (17.46%) Senior Developer
6 10 (15.87%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 10 (15.87%) QA Tester
6 10 (15.87%) Senior C# Developer
6 10 (15.87%) Tester
7 7 (11.11%) .NET Developer
8 6 (9.52%) Analyst
8 6 (9.52%) Test Analyst
9 5 (7.94%) Agile .NET Developer
9 5 (7.94%) Automation Test Analyst
9 5 (7.94%) Development Manager
9 5 (7.94%) Engineering Manager
9 5 (7.94%) Graduate
9 5 (7.94%) Graduate C# Developer
9 5 (7.94%) Graduate Developer
9 5 (7.94%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (34.92%) .NET
2 20 (31.75%) WCF
3 18 (28.57%) Silverlight
4 12 (19.05%) AngularJS
5 10 (15.87%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (12.70%) LINQ
6 8 (12.70%) WPF
7 6 (9.52%) CSS
7 6 (9.52%) CSS3
7 6 (9.52%) HTML
7 6 (9.52%) HTML5
7 6 (9.52%) Web Services
8 4 (6.35%) LAMP
9 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET
9 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 2 (3.17%) RESTful
9 2 (3.17%) SOAP
10 1 (1.59%) Laravel
10 1 (1.59%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (22.22%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.81%) Windows
2 7 (11.11%) Android
2 7 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (88.89%) TDD
2 48 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (57.14%) Pair Programming
4 31 (49.21%) CRM
5 21 (33.33%) Automated Testing
6 18 (28.57%) Data Modelling
7 13 (20.63%) Scrum
8 12 (19.05%) Web Application Development
9 11 (17.46%) MVC
9 11 (17.46%) MVVM
10 10 (15.87%) Waterfall
11 8 (12.70%) Workflow
12 7 (11.11%) Automation Testing
12 7 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (11.11%) Line Management
12 7 (11.11%) Test Automation
13 6 (9.52%) Software Testing
14 5 (7.94%) Coaching
14 5 (7.94%) Mentoring
14 5 (7.94%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (46.03%) C#
2 18 (28.57%) XAML
3 14 (22.22%) SQL
4 7 (11.11%) Java
4 7 (11.11%) Perl
4 7 (11.11%) Python
5 6 (9.52%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (9.52%) ISEB
1 6 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (26.98%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (1.59%) Zend