The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 21 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BDD 10 0 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 9.52% - 10.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.24% - 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 21
Average salary £60,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BDD
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
89 79 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 84.76% 81.44% 84.29%
Number of salaries quoted 47 70 150
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

BDD
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

BDD Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 16 (100.00%) TDD
2 11 (68.75%) NoSQL
3 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) C#
3 9 (56.25%) .NET
3 9 (56.25%) Oracle
4 8 (50.00%) Low Latency
5 7 (43.75%) Performance Testing
5 7 (43.75%) Unit Testing
5 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
5 7 (43.75%) Moq
5 7 (43.75%) Inversion of Control
5 7 (43.75%) HTML
5 7 (43.75%) Java
5 7 (43.75%) Pair Programming
5 7 (43.75%) .NET Framework
6 6 (37.50%) JIRA
6 6 (37.50%) Ab Initio
6 6 (37.50%) REST
7 5 (31.25%) Splunk
7 5 (31.25%) Couchbase
7 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
7 5 (31.25%) DevOps
7 5 (31.25%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (31.25%) Confluence
7 5 (31.25%) Cucumber
7 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
7 5 (31.25%) Fiddler
7 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
7 5 (31.25%) JUnit

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 5 (31.25%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (31.25%) Confluence
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) NoSQL
2 5 (31.25%) Couchbase
3 1 (6.25%) Big Data
3 1 (6.25%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Moq
2 6 (37.50%) JIRA
3 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
3 5 (31.25%) Cucumber
3 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
3 5 (31.25%) Fiddler
3 5 (31.25%) JUnit
4 1 (6.25%) SpecFlow
4 1 (6.25%) NUnit
General
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Java Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Java Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Programmer
5 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Java Programmer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) .NET
2 7 (43.75%) HTML
2 7 (43.75%) .NET Framework
3 6 (37.50%) REST
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 2 (12.50%) CSS
4 2 (12.50%) jQuery
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 2 (12.50%) Backbone.js
4 2 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (6.25%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (6.25%) RESTful
5 1 (6.25%) Spring
5 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) TDD
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) Low Latency
4 7 (43.75%) Performance Testing
4 7 (43.75%) Unit Testing
4 7 (43.75%) Pair Programming
5 5 (31.25%) DevOps
5 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
5 5 (31.25%) OOP
5 5 (31.25%) SOA
6 2 (12.50%) MVC
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) C#
2 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
2 7 (43.75%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle
2 6 (37.50%) Ab Initio
3 5 (31.25%) Splunk
4 1 (6.25%) hybris
4 1 (6.25%) ATG