The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 12 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BDD 3 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 6.52% - 8.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.69% - 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
BDD
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39 71 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 84.78% 76.34% 64.41%
Number of salaries quoted 24 61 66
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

BDD
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

BDD Salary Trend in Sussex

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex 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%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (66.67%) Dapper ORM
2 2 (66.67%) NCrunch
2 2 (66.67%) StructureMap
2 2 (66.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) RavenDB
2 2 (66.67%) Spring.NET
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Confluence
2 2 (66.67%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (66.67%) Moq
2 2 (66.67%) RedPrairie
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) Pair Programming
2 2 (66.67%) NUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) WATIR
2 2 (66.67%) Endeca

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) NCrunch
2 2 (66.67%) NUnit
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) ReSharper
2 2 (66.67%) WATIR
2 2 (66.67%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (66.67%) Moq
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) Hudson
3 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Firebug
3 1 (33.33%) Fiddler
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (66.67%) Back Office
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) MSMQ
1 2 (66.67%) NHibernate
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) Spring.NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (66.67%) StructureMap
1 2 (66.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 2 (66.67%) Dapper ORM
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Pair Programming
2 2 (66.67%) Refactoring
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Endeca
1 2 (66.67%) RedPrairie