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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 26 70 69
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -1
Permanent jobs citing BDD 41 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 7.52% 0.62% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.61% 0.75% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 35 4 9
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
476 534 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 87.34% 83.05% 85.64%
Number of salaries quoted 446 486 360
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 31 May 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 31 May 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 - 30 £45,000 - 2
Ipswich +21 10 £43,750 +16.66% 1
BDD
East of England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 55 (90.16%) TDD
2 46 (75.41%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (55.74%) Pair Programming
4 30 (49.18%) Microsoft
5 29 (47.54%) CRM
5 29 (47.54%) Dynamics CRM
6 26 (42.62%) C#
7 23 (37.70%) MS Excel
8 21 (34.43%) Automated Testing
9 20 (32.79%) .NET
10 18 (29.51%) Data Modelling
10 18 (29.51%) WCF
10 18 (29.51%) Enterprise Software
11 17 (27.87%) QA
11 17 (27.87%) Selenium
12 16 (26.23%) Silverlight
12 16 (26.23%) XAML
13 14 (22.95%) Games
13 14 (22.95%) Online Games
13 14 (22.95%) SoapUI
14 13 (21.31%) Scrum
15 12 (19.67%) Windows
15 12 (19.67%) SQL
15 12 (19.67%) AngularJS
16 11 (18.03%) Web Application Development
17 9 (14.75%) MVVM
17 9 (14.75%) Waterfall
17 9 (14.75%) MVC
18 8 (13.11%) Team Foundation Server
18 8 (13.11%) Automation Testing

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 (37.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 29 (47.54%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.84%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 17 (27.87%) Selenium
2 14 (22.95%) SoapUI
3 8 (13.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (9.84%) Calabash
4 6 (9.84%) Cucumber
4 6 (9.84%) JUnit
5 3 (4.92%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.64%) PHPUnit
General
1 14 (22.95%) Games
2 6 (9.84%) Finance
3 2 (3.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (54.10%) Developer
2 21 (34.43%) Microsoft Developer
3 18 (29.51%) CRM Developer
4 12 (19.67%) C# Developer
5 11 (18.03%) QA Tester
5 11 (18.03%) Tester
6 10 (16.39%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 10 (16.39%) Senior Developer
7 9 (14.75%) Senior C# Developer
8 7 (11.48%) .NET Developer
9 5 (8.20%) Agile .NET Developer
9 5 (8.20%) Agile C# Developer
9 5 (8.20%) Analyst
9 5 (8.20%) Automation Test Analyst
9 5 (8.20%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (8.20%) Development Manager
9 5 (8.20%) Engineering Manager
9 5 (8.20%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (8.20%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 5 (8.20%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (32.79%) .NET
2 18 (29.51%) WCF
3 16 (26.23%) Silverlight
4 12 (19.67%) AngularJS
5 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (9.84%) CSS
6 6 (9.84%) CSS3
6 6 (9.84%) HTML
6 6 (9.84%) HTML5
6 6 (9.84%) LINQ
6 6 (9.84%) Web Services
6 6 (9.84%) WPF
7 4 (6.56%) LAMP
8 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET
8 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 2 (3.28%) RESTful
9 1 (1.64%) Behat
9 1 (1.64%) Laravel
9 1 (1.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 18 (29.51%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (22.95%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.67%) Windows
2 6 (9.84%) Android
2 6 (9.84%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (90.16%) TDD
2 46 (75.41%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (55.74%) Pair Programming
4 29 (47.54%) CRM
5 21 (34.43%) Automated Testing
6 18 (29.51%) Data Modelling
7 13 (21.31%) Scrum
8 11 (18.03%) Web Application Development
9 9 (14.75%) MVC
9 9 (14.75%) MVVM
9 9 (14.75%) Waterfall
10 8 (13.11%) Automation Testing
11 7 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (9.84%) Line Management
12 6 (9.84%) Software Testing
12 6 (9.84%) Test Automation
12 6 (9.84%) Workflow
13 5 (8.20%) Coaching
13 5 (8.20%) Mentoring
13 5 (8.20%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 26 (42.62%) C#
2 16 (26.23%) XAML
3 12 (19.67%) SQL
4 6 (9.84%) Java
4 6 (9.84%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.84%) Perl
4 6 (9.84%) Python
5 5 (8.20%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) ISEB
1 6 (9.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (27.87%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (49.18%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.92%) HP
3 1 (1.64%) Zend
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