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 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 65 71 45
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -26
Permanent jobs citing BDD 6 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.82% 0.32% 2.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 0.37% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 14
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -15.05%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
599 537 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 81.72% 86.20% 79.48%
Number of salaries quoted 472 428 354
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,143 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) SOAP
1 6 (100.00%) OO
1 6 (100.00%) OOD
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 6 (100.00%) WCF
1 6 (100.00%) LINQ
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 6 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 6 (100.00%) LINQ to SQL
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) SOAP
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 6 (100.00%) WCF
1 6 (100.00%) LINQ
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 6 (100.00%) LINQ to SQL
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) OO
1 6 (100.00%) OOD
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft