The first table below looks at the demand for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 92 80 91
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +11
Permanent jobs citing BDD 17 31 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.21% 2.13% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 2.78% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 14 31 21
Average salary £47,750 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.52% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £48,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1084 1117 1152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 77.15% 76.72% 83.66%
Number of salaries quoted 952 922 993
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
BDD
South East

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

BDD
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

BDD Salary Trend in West Sussex

BDD
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

BDD Salary Histogram in West Sussex

BDD
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +9 7 £60,000 +41.17%
East Grinstead - 3 £50,000 -
Gatwick -21 2 £48,000 -
Chichester - 2 - -
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 46 (100.00%) TDD
2 28 (60.87%) Spring
2 28 (60.87%) Java
3 25 (54.35%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (52.17%) Web Services
5 23 (50.00%) Mockito
6 22 (47.83%) HTML
7 21 (45.65%) J2EE
7 21 (45.65%) SOAP
7 21 (45.65%) XHTML
8 20 (43.48%) Apache
8 20 (43.48%) Eclipse
8 20 (43.48%) Scrum
8 20 (43.48%) Unit Testing
8 20 (43.48%) Git (software)
9 19 (41.30%) Linux
9 19 (41.30%) CSS
10 18 (39.13%) XML
11 17 (36.96%) JSP
11 17 (36.96%) Hibernate
12 16 (34.78%) Tomcat
13 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
14 12 (26.09%) Apache Solr
14 12 (26.09%) Automated Testing
15 11 (23.91%) HTTP
15 11 (23.91%) MySQL
15 11 (23.91%) E-Commerce
16 10 (21.74%) XSLT
16 10 (21.74%) jQuery
17 9 (19.57%) Selenium

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 20 (43.48%) Apache
2 16 (34.78%) Tomcat
3 12 (26.09%) Apache Solr
4 3 (6.52%) Node.js
4 3 (6.52%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.91%) HTTP
2 2 (4.35%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.91%) MySQL
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.52%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.35%) MarkLogic
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 23 (50.00%) Mockito
2 20 (43.48%) Eclipse
2 20 (43.48%) Git (software)
3 9 (19.57%) Selenium
3 9 (19.57%) Subversion
4 8 (17.39%) Ant
5 4 (8.70%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (8.70%) JIRA
6 3 (6.52%) jMock
6 3 (6.52%) JUnit
7 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (17.39%) Retail
2 7 (15.22%) Aerospace
2 7 (15.22%) Automotive
3 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (43.48%) Developer
2 13 (28.26%) Java Developer
3 10 (21.74%) Software Engineer
4 8 (17.39%) Technical Architect
4 8 (17.39%) Architect
4 8 (17.39%) Lead Architect
5 7 (15.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 7 (15.22%) C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Lead Technical Architect
6 5 (10.87%) Software Developer
7 4 (8.70%) .NET Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Development Manager
7 4 (8.70%) Test Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Technical Leader
7 4 (8.70%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Test Automation Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Systems Architect
9 2 (4.35%) Tester
9 2 (4.35%) Software Tester
9 2 (4.35%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (60.87%) Spring
2 24 (52.17%) Web Services
3 22 (47.83%) HTML
4 21 (45.65%) J2EE
4 21 (45.65%) SOAP
4 21 (45.65%) XHTML
5 19 (41.30%) CSS
6 18 (39.13%) XML
7 17 (36.96%) JSP
7 17 (36.96%) Hibernate
8 10 (21.74%) XSLT
8 10 (21.74%) jQuery
9 9 (19.57%) Java EE
10 7 (15.22%) .NET
11 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET
12 4 (8.70%) Struts
12 4 (8.70%) RESTful
12 4 (8.70%) .NET Framework
12 4 (8.70%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Client/Server
2 4 (8.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.17%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.17%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 19 (41.30%) Linux
2 8 (17.39%) UNIX
3 5 (10.87%) Solaris
4 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (100.00%) TDD
2 25 (54.35%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (43.48%) Scrum
3 20 (43.48%) Unit Testing
4 12 (26.09%) Automated Testing
5 11 (23.91%) E-Commerce
6 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
6 9 (19.57%) MVC
7 8 (17.39%) Extreme Programming
7 8 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (15.22%) Multithreading
9 6 (13.04%) ATDD
10 5 (10.87%) Build Automation
10 5 (10.87%) Kanban
10 5 (10.87%) Content Management
11 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
11 4 (8.70%) Project Management
11 4 (8.70%) User Experience Design
11 4 (8.70%) Test Automation
11 4 (8.70%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 28 (60.87%) Java
2 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
3 9 (19.57%) C++
4 8 (17.39%) SQL
5 7 (15.22%) Embedded C++
6 5 (10.87%) XPath
6 5 (10.87%) XQuery
6 5 (10.87%) C#
7 4 (8.70%) VBScript
7 4 (8.70%) VB
7 4 (8.70%) HQL
8 3 (6.52%) Ruby
9 1 (2.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) ISEB
1 6 (13.04%) ISTQB
2 4 (8.70%) Degree
3 3 (6.52%) MCTS
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.52%) MCP
3 3 (6.52%) MCAD
3 3 (6.52%) MCSD
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) hybris
2 4 (8.70%) JBoss
2 4 (8.70%) HP
3 1 (2.17%) Mercator
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft