The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 34 68 71
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +3
Permanent jobs citing BDD 36 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 6.32% 1.12% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.24% 1.33% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 29 7 12
Average salary £45,000 £21,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+109.30% -46.25%
UK excluding London average salary £44,275 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+10.68% -2.43%
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
497 525 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 87.19% 83.87% 84.97%
Number of salaries quoted 449 457 386
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 April 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Suffolk

BDD
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bury St Edmunds - 20 £45,000 - 1
Ipswich +10 16 £36,250 +68.60% 1
BDD
East of England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 47 (88.68%) TDD
2 39 (73.58%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (45.28%) Automated Testing
4 23 (43.40%) Pair Programming
5 22 (41.51%) MS Excel
6 21 (39.62%) QA
6 21 (39.62%) Selenium
7 20 (37.74%) Dynamics CRM
7 20 (37.74%) CRM
8 19 (35.85%) Microsoft
9 18 (33.96%) SoapUI
10 17 (32.08%) Enterprise Software
10 17 (32.08%) Data Modelling
11 16 (30.19%) C#
12 14 (26.42%) Games
12 14 (26.42%) Online Games
13 12 (22.64%) Automation Testing
13 12 (22.64%) Scrum
14 10 (18.87%) Software Testing
14 10 (18.87%) .NET
14 10 (18.87%) ISEB
14 10 (18.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 8 (15.09%) WCF
15 8 (15.09%) AngularJS
16 7 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
17 6 (11.32%) XAML
17 6 (11.32%) Finance
17 6 (11.32%) Perl
17 6 (11.32%) Java
17 6 (11.32%) JUnit

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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.

Applications
1 22 (41.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (37.74%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 21 (39.62%) Selenium
2 18 (33.96%) SoapUI
3 6 (11.32%) Calabash
3 6 (11.32%) Cucumber
3 6 (11.32%) JUnit
4 3 (5.66%) HP UFT
4 3 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (26.42%) Games
2 6 (11.32%) Finance
3 4 (7.55%) iGaming
4 2 (3.77%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (49.06%) Developer
2 19 (35.85%) Microsoft Developer
3 17 (32.08%) CRM Developer
4 15 (28.30%) Tester
5 11 (20.75%) QA Tester
6 9 (16.98%) Analyst
6 9 (16.98%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 9 (16.98%) Test Analyst
7 7 (13.21%) .NET Developer
7 7 (13.21%) C# Developer
8 5 (9.43%) Agile .NET Developer
8 5 (9.43%) Agile C# Developer
8 5 (9.43%) Automation Test Analyst
8 5 (9.43%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (9.43%) Development Manager
8 5 (9.43%) Engineering Manager
8 5 (9.43%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (9.43%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 5 (9.43%) Senior C# Developer
8 5 (9.43%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.87%) .NET
2 8 (15.09%) AngularJS
2 8 (15.09%) WCF
3 6 (11.32%) Silverlight
4 5 (9.43%) CSS
4 5 (9.43%) CSS3
4 5 (9.43%) HTML
4 5 (9.43%) HTML5
5 4 (7.55%) LAMP
5 4 (7.55%) Web Services
6 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (3.77%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (32.08%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (26.42%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.32%) Android
1 6 (11.32%) Apple iOS
1 6 (11.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (88.68%) TDD
2 39 (73.58%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (45.28%) Automated Testing
4 23 (43.40%) Pair Programming
5 20 (37.74%) CRM
6 17 (32.08%) Data Modelling
7 12 (22.64%) Automation Testing
7 12 (22.64%) Scrum
8 10 (18.87%) Software Testing
9 7 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (11.32%) Test Automation
10 6 (11.32%) Web Application Development
11 5 (9.43%) Coaching
11 5 (9.43%) Mentoring
11 5 (9.43%) Open Source
11 5 (9.43%) Release Management
12 4 (7.55%) Software Engineering
12 4 (7.55%) Waterfall
13 3 (5.66%) Test Planning
14 2 (3.77%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 16 (30.19%) C#
2 6 (11.32%) Java
2 6 (11.32%) Perl
2 6 (11.32%) Python
2 6 (11.32%) SQL
2 6 (11.32%) XAML
3 5 (9.43%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (18.87%) ISEB
1 10 (18.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (39.62%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (35.85%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.66%) HP
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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