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 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 - - -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
313 444 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 73.65% 80.87% 73.10%
Number of salaries quoted 270 406 477
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) N-Tier
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior C# Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft