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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 49 64 60
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Permanent jobs citing BDD 16 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.74% 0.92% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.14% 1.15% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 5
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
509 436 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 87.01% 80.59% 82.22%
Number of salaries quoted 383 374 414
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,814 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

BDD Salary Histogram in Swindon

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 22 (100.00%) C#
1 22 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (95.45%) ASP.NET
3 20 (90.91%) SQL Server
3 20 (90.91%) jQuery
4 19 (86.36%) TDD
4 19 (86.36%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (81.82%) SQL
5 18 (81.82%) Oracle
5 18 (81.82%) SOAP
5 18 (81.82%) OO
5 18 (81.82%) MVC
5 18 (81.82%) .NET Framework
5 18 (81.82%) Waterfall
6 16 (72.73%) OOD
7 15 (68.18%) WCF
7 15 (68.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 15 (68.18%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 12 (54.55%) LINQ
9 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
9 11 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (40.91%) E-Commerce
11 8 (36.36%) Java
11 8 (36.36%) MSMQ
12 6 (27.27%) Scrum
12 6 (27.27%) LINQ to SQL
13 5 (22.73%) Retail
13 5 (22.73%) AngularJS

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) CouchDB
2 4 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 4 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 4 (18.18%) RavenDB
3 1 (4.55%) Big Data
General
1 5 (22.73%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) .NET Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Developer
4 4 (18.18%) C# Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Web Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Applications Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Web Applications Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Senior .NET Developer
4 4 (18.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (95.45%) ASP.NET
3 20 (90.91%) jQuery
4 19 (86.36%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (81.82%) SOAP
5 18 (81.82%) .NET Framework
6 15 (68.18%) WCF
6 15 (68.18%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 15 (68.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 12 (54.55%) LINQ
8 8 (36.36%) MSMQ
9 6 (27.27%) LINQ to SQL
10 5 (22.73%) AngularJS
11 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (18.18%) REST
12 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 1 (4.55%) LESS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (86.36%) TDD
3 18 (81.82%) Waterfall
3 18 (81.82%) OO
3 18 (81.82%) MVC
4 16 (72.73%) OOD
5 9 (40.91%) E-Commerce
6 6 (27.27%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C#
1 22 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (81.82%) SQL
3 8 (36.36%) Java
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Oracle
2 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
Swindon, Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits Generous Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, Swindon
House of Fraser
Salary: £30,000 - £39,000
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon
House of Fraser
Salary: £50,000 - £59,000
Posted: 8 days ago