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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 34 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 0.65% 1.33% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 1.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
132 64 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 85.71% 85.33% 89.16%
Number of salaries quoted 87 40 219
Average salary £50,000 £36,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.05% -26.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 28 May 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 9 (100.00%) TDD
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) NoSQL
3 5 (55.56%) Couchbase
3 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
3 5 (55.56%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (55.56%) DevOps
3 5 (55.56%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (55.56%) Confluence
3 5 (55.56%) REST
3 5 (55.56%) Splunk
3 5 (55.56%) Cucumber
3 5 (55.56%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) JUnit
3 5 (55.56%) OOP
3 5 (55.56%) SOA
3 5 (55.56%) JIRA
3 5 (55.56%) Pair Programming
3 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 5 (55.56%) Fiddler
3 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
4 4 (44.44%) C#
4 4 (44.44%) .NET
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle
4 4 (44.44%) Low Latency
5 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 2 (22.22%) CSS
6 2 (22.22%) MVC

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (55.56%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (55.56%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) NoSQL
2 5 (55.56%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
1 5 (55.56%) Cucumber
1 5 (55.56%) JUnit
1 5 (55.56%) JIRA
1 5 (55.56%) Fiddler
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) Moq
3 1 (11.11%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Java Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Java Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) REST
3 4 (44.44%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 2 (22.22%) Backbone.js
4 2 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (22.22%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) DevOps
3 5 (55.56%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (55.56%) OOP
3 5 (55.56%) SOA
3 5 (55.56%) Pair Programming
3 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
4 4 (44.44%) Low Latency
5 2 (22.22%) MVC
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 2 (22.22%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Splunk
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Ab Initio