The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for BDD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 96 90
Rank change year-on-year -1 -6  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 23 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.69% 1.27% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 1.43% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 23 14 17
Median salary £57,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.75% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £48,750 £48,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

BDD is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1198 1051 1235
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 88.02% 88.77% 86.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4265 3259 4279
Median salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.69% +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £58,750 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing BDD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for BDD in Cambridge

BDD
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for BDD in Cambridge

BDD
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in Cambridge over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for BDD in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing BDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for BDD.

1 69 (100.00%) TDD
2 56 (81.16%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (69.57%) Ruby
4 44 (63.77%) C#
5 38 (55.07%) NoSQL
6 34 (49.28%) .NET
6 34 (49.28%) MVC
7 33 (47.83%) RESTful
8 32 (46.38%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (44.93%) Enterprise Software
10 29 (42.03%) ASP.NET MVC
10 29 (42.03%) ASP.NET
11 28 (40.58%) SQL Server
11 28 (40.58%) Node.js
11 28 (40.58%) Git (software)
11 28 (40.58%) WCF
12 27 (39.13%) Entity Framework
12 27 (39.13%) Web Application Development
12 27 (39.13%) ASP.NET Web API
12 27 (39.13%) .NET Framework
12 27 (39.13%) Code First Entity Framework
12 27 (39.13%) SQL Server 2014
12 27 (39.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 25 (36.23%) Python
14 23 (33.33%) Java
15 22 (31.88%) Test Automation
16 21 (30.43%) Open Source
16 21 (30.43%) Continuous Delivery
17 18 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
18 17 (24.64%) OO

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (20.29%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (17.39%) nginx
3 8 (11.59%) Drupal
4 4 (5.80%) JBoss
4 4 (5.80%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.90%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.45%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 18 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (17.39%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (17.39%) Loggly
3 10 (14.49%) GitHub
4 1 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.45%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (55.07%) NoSQL
2 28 (40.58%) SQL Server
3 27 (39.13%) SQL Server 2014
4 12 (17.39%) InfluxDB
4 12 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (17.39%) Redis
5 5 (7.25%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.45%) MySQL
7 1 (1.45%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.45%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 28 (40.58%) Git (software)
2 14 (20.29%) Selenium
3 12 (17.39%) Jenkins
3 12 (17.39%) PHPUnit
3 12 (17.39%) Vagrant
4 10 (14.49%) TeamCity
5 9 (13.04%) NCrunch
5 9 (13.04%) ReSharper
5 9 (13.04%) Visual Studio
6 4 (5.80%) CircleCI
6 4 (5.80%) RSpec
7 1 (1.45%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.45%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.45%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (2.90%) Marketing
2 1 (1.45%) Electronics
2 1 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 54 (78.26%) Developer
2 34 (49.28%) C# Developer
3 32 (46.38%) .NET Developer
3 32 (46.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 32 (46.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 27 (39.13%) ASP.NET Developer
4 27 (39.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 12 (17.39%) AWS DevOps
6 9 (13.04%) Software Engineer
7 8 (11.59%) AWS Developer
7 8 (11.59%) DevOps Developer
7 8 (11.59%) Java Developer
7 8 (11.59%) Senior Developer
7 8 (11.59%) Senior DevOps
8 6 (8.70%) Python Developer
9 5 (7.25%) Angular Developer
10 4 (5.80%) AWS Engineer
10 4 (5.80%) Ruby Developer
10 4 (5.80%) Senior Ruby Developer
10 4 (5.80%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (49.28%) .NET
2 33 (47.83%) RESTful
3 29 (42.03%) ASP.NET
3 29 (42.03%) ASP.NET MVC
4 28 (40.58%) Node.js
4 28 (40.58%) WCF
5 27 (39.13%) .NET Framework
5 27 (39.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 27 (39.13%) ASP.NET Web API
5 27 (39.13%) Code First Entity Framework
5 27 (39.13%) Entity Framework
6 13 (18.84%) Lucene
7 12 (17.39%) Behat
7 12 (17.39%) pytest
7 12 (17.39%) Ruby on Rails
8 9 (13.04%) HTML
9 8 (11.59%) CSS
9 8 (11.59%) Django
9 8 (11.59%) Symfony
10 6 (8.70%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 31 (44.93%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (17.39%) Life Science
3 9 (13.04%) User Experience
4 5 (7.25%) Public Cloud
5 4 (5.80%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.45%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.45%) Semantic Web
6 1 (1.45%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.80%) Linux
2 1 (1.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (100.00%) TDD
2 56 (81.16%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (49.28%) MVC
4 32 (46.38%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (39.13%) Web Application Development
6 22 (31.88%) Test Automation
7 21 (30.43%) Continuous Delivery
7 21 (30.43%) Open Source
8 17 (24.64%) OO
9 16 (23.19%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (21.74%) DevOps
10 15 (21.74%) Software Engineering
11 6 (8.70%) Microservices
12 5 (7.25%) API Design
13 2 (2.90%) Machine Learning
13 2 (2.90%) Scrum
14 1 (1.45%) Informatics
14 1 (1.45%) Mentoring
14 1 (1.45%) QA Automation
14 1 (1.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 48 (69.57%) Ruby
2 44 (63.77%) C#
3 25 (36.23%) Python
4 23 (33.33%) Java
5 13 (18.84%) PHP
6 10 (14.49%) JavaScript
7 5 (7.25%) Scala
8 1 (1.45%) C++
8 1 (1.45%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) ISEB
2 1 (1.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 14 (20.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (17.39%) Grafana
2 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (17.39%) SaltStack
2 10 (14.49%) Microsoft
3 9 (13.04%) RedGate
4 8 (11.59%) New Relic
5 1 (1.45%) Sitecore
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