The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 55 82 65
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -17
Permanent jobs citing BDD 26 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 3.33% 0.11% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.82% 0.14% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 26 1 5
Average salary £42,500 £29,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.06% -9.23%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
BDD
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
681 734 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 87.20% 82.75% 72.88%
Number of salaries quoted 593 621 441
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

BDD
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

BDD Salary Trend in Warwickshire

BDD
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

BDD Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

BDD
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick - 17 £50,000 -
Leamington Spa - 2 £41,250 -
BDD
West Midlands

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 35 (83.33%) TDD
2 31 (73.81%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (71.43%) CSS
3 30 (71.43%) Git (software)
4 28 (66.67%) PHP
5 25 (59.52%) HTML
6 24 (57.14%) MVC
7 23 (54.76%) OO
8 21 (50.00%) WordPress
8 21 (50.00%) Symfony
8 21 (50.00%) Yii
9 20 (47.62%) Zend
10 19 (45.24%) JavaScript
11 18 (42.86%) jQuery
11 18 (42.86%) Subversion
11 18 (42.86%) Software Engineering
11 18 (42.86%) Open Source
11 18 (42.86%) PHPUnit
12 16 (38.10%) RESTful
12 16 (38.10%) CSS3
12 16 (38.10%) Scrum
13 15 (35.71%) Behat
13 15 (35.71%) OO PHP
13 15 (35.71%) HTML5
14 14 (33.33%) Node.js
14 14 (33.33%) Jenkins
15 13 (30.95%) Social Media
16 12 (28.57%) Ruby
17 11 (26.19%) MySQL
17 11 (26.19%) JIRA

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 21 (50.00%) WordPress
2 14 (33.33%) Node.js
3 7 (16.67%) CMS
4 5 (11.90%) Drupal
5 2 (4.76%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) MySQL
2 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 5 (11.90%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 18 (42.86%) Subversion
2 18 (42.86%) PHPUnit
3 15 (35.71%) Behat
4 14 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 11 (26.19%) JIRA
5 11 (26.19%) Hudson
6 3 (7.14%) JUnit
7 2 (4.76%) Selenium
8 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.38%) FitNesse
General
1 1 (2.38%) Finance
1 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (61.90%) Developer
2 12 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 9 (21.43%) PHP Developer
4 7 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 5 (11.90%) .NET Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Web Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Tester
6 3 (7.14%) Web Tester
6 3 (7.14%) PHP Web Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Test Manager
8 1 (2.38%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (71.43%) CSS
2 25 (59.52%) HTML
3 21 (50.00%) Symfony
3 21 (50.00%) Yii
4 18 (42.86%) jQuery
5 16 (38.10%) RESTful
5 16 (38.10%) CSS3
6 15 (35.71%) HTML5
7 9 (21.43%) AngularJS
8 7 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
9 6 (14.29%) .NET
10 5 (11.90%) WCF
10 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET
10 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (4.76%) Spring
11 2 (4.76%) LAMP
11 2 (4.76%) Hibernate
11 2 (4.76%) REST
12 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (42.86%) Open Source
2 13 (30.95%) Social Media
3 5 (11.90%) BBC
4 1 (2.38%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
1 1 (2.38%) Linux
1 1 (2.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (83.33%) TDD
2 31 (73.81%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (57.14%) MVC
4 23 (54.76%) OO
5 18 (42.86%) Software Engineering
6 16 (38.10%) Scrum
7 15 (35.71%) OO PHP
8 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (14.29%) Pair Programming
10 5 (11.90%) Web Application Development
10 5 (11.90%) Customer Engagement
11 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
12 1 (2.38%) ATDD
12 1 (2.38%) Test Strategy
12 1 (2.38%) Test Automation
12 1 (2.38%) Waterfall
12 1 (2.38%) Regression Testing
12 1 (2.38%) CRM
12 1 (2.38%) Performance Testing
12 1 (2.38%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (66.67%) PHP
2 19 (45.24%) JavaScript
3 12 (28.57%) Ruby
4 5 (11.90%) C#
5 2 (4.76%) Java
5 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.38%) SQL
6 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.38%) PHP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (47.62%) Zend
2 5 (11.90%) Yahoo!
2 5 (11.90%) Google
2 5 (11.90%) Sony
2 5 (11.90%) Apple
2 5 (11.90%) Facebook