The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 60 67 58
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs citing BDD 1 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.19% 0.84% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.99% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 6
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
BDD
Wiltshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
451 608 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 84.62% 85.27% 87.86%
Number of salaries quoted 404 485 389
Average salary £46,377 £44,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.40% +8.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

BDD
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

BDD Salary Trend in Swindon

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) TDD
2 8 (88.89%) .NET Framework
2 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 8 (88.89%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) MVC
2 8 (88.89%) NoSQL
2 8 (88.89%) Entity Framework
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (77.78%) Web Application Development
3 7 (77.78%) Node.js
3 7 (77.78%) WCF
3 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
3 7 (77.78%) RESTful
3 7 (77.78%) Ruby
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Google
5 1 (11.11%) Selenium
5 1 (11.11%) Games
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (11.11%) CouchDB
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (11.11%) Google App Engine
5 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (11.11%) Open Source

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 7 (77.78%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Google App Engine
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
1 8 (88.89%) NoSQL
2 1 (11.11%) RavenDB
2 1 (11.11%) CouchDB
2 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 1 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
1 8 (88.89%) .NET Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
1 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
1 8 (88.89%) .NET Framework
1 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET MVC
1 8 (88.89%) Entity Framework
1 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET Web API
2 7 (77.78%) RESTful
2 7 (77.78%) WCF
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) TDD
2 8 (88.89%) MVC
3 7 (77.78%) Web Application Development
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
5 1 (11.11%) System Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Open Source
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Google
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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