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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 42 60 58
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -2
Permanent jobs citing BDD 28 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 4.87% 1.02% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.38% 1.27% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 28 5 4
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
520 395 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 90.43% 80.45% 83.92%
Number of salaries quoted 400 361 450
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 28 January 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Swindon

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 34 (100.00%) C#
1 34 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
1 34 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (97.06%) ASP.NET
3 32 (94.12%) SQL Server
4 29 (85.29%) SOAP
4 29 (85.29%) OO
4 29 (85.29%) Oracle
4 29 (85.29%) SQL
4 29 (85.29%) Waterfall
5 27 (79.41%) .NET Framework
5 27 (79.41%) OOD
6 23 (67.65%) E-Commerce
7 21 (61.76%) MSMQ
7 21 (61.76%) Java
8 20 (58.82%) Microsoft
9 19 (55.88%) TDD
9 19 (55.88%) jQuery
10 18 (52.94%) Microsoft Azure
10 18 (52.94%) ASP.NET MVC
10 18 (52.94%) Retail
10 18 (52.94%) MVC
11 14 (41.18%) MS Excel
11 14 (41.18%) WCF
11 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 12 (35.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 10 (29.41%) LINQ
14 7 (20.59%) Scrum
15 6 (17.65%) REST

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

Applications
1 14 (41.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (52.94%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (94.12%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.71%) NoSQL
3 4 (11.76%) RavenDB
3 4 (11.76%) CouchDB
3 4 (11.76%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.94%) Big Data
4 1 (2.94%) MySQL
General
1 18 (52.94%) Retail
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (35.29%) Senior Developer
3 7 (20.59%) .NET Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Web Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Applications Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Web Applications Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Senior .NET Developer
5 5 (14.71%) C# Developer
5 5 (14.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (14.71%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (97.06%) ASP.NET
3 29 (85.29%) SOAP
4 27 (79.41%) .NET Framework
5 21 (61.76%) MSMQ
6 19 (55.88%) jQuery
7 18 (52.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (41.18%) WCF
8 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 12 (35.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 10 (29.41%) LINQ
11 6 (17.65%) REST
11 6 (17.65%) AngularJS
12 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
14 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 2 (5.88%) LINQ to SQL
15 1 (2.94%) CSS
15 1 (2.94%) LESS
15 1 (2.94%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (85.29%) Waterfall
2 29 (85.29%) OO
3 27 (79.41%) OOD
4 23 (67.65%) E-Commerce
5 19 (55.88%) TDD
6 18 (52.94%) MVC
7 7 (20.59%) Scrum
8 1 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) C#
1 34 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 29 (85.29%) SQL
3 21 (61.76%) Java
Vendors
1 29 (85.29%) Oracle
2 20 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) Sitecore
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