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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 70 75 93
Rank change year-on-year +5 +18  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 36 41 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.00% 2.79% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.28% 3.08% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 31 28 22
Median salary £57,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.75% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

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 1098 1330 1210
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 91.42% 90.41% 84.14%
Number of salaries quoted 822 1025 978
Median salary £46,000 £43,821 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.97% -2.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing BDD as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for BDD in Cambridge

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 50 (94.34%) TDD
2 46 (86.79%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (73.58%) C#
4 31 (58.49%) .NET
4 31 (58.49%) MVC
4 31 (58.49%) RESTful
5 29 (54.72%) Ruby
5 29 (54.72%) SQL Server
6 28 (52.83%) NoSQL
7 26 (49.06%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (49.06%) ASP.NET Web API
8 24 (45.28%) ASP.NET
8 24 (45.28%) ASP.NET MVC
8 24 (45.28%) Web Application Development
8 24 (45.28%) SQL Server 2014
8 24 (45.28%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 23 (43.40%) Node.js
9 23 (43.40%) Git (software)
10 22 (41.51%) Enterprise Software
11 20 (37.74%) .NET Framework
11 20 (37.74%) Entity Framework
12 19 (35.85%) WCF
13 18 (33.96%) OO
13 18 (33.96%) Code First Entity Framework
14 15 (28.30%) Java
15 14 (26.42%) MS Excel
15 14 (26.42%) AngularJS
16 13 (24.53%) JavaScript
16 13 (24.53%) HTML
16 13 (24.53%) Open Source

BDD
Top Related 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 6 (11.32%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (7.55%) JBoss
2 4 (7.55%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.66%) nginx
4 2 (3.77%) Apache
4 2 (3.77%) Drupal
4 2 (3.77%) OpenStack
Applications
1 14 (26.42%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.98%) GitHub
2 7 (13.21%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (7.55%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (7.55%) SaaS
5 3 (5.66%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (5.66%) Loggly
6 2 (3.77%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (3.77%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (54.72%) SQL Server
2 28 (52.83%) NoSQL
3 24 (45.28%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (5.66%) InfluxDB
5 3 (5.66%) MySQL
5 3 (5.66%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (5.66%) RDBMS
5 3 (5.66%) Redis
5 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (43.40%) Git (software)
2 11 (20.75%) TeamCity
3 8 (15.09%) NCrunch
3 8 (15.09%) ReSharper
3 8 (15.09%) Selenium
3 8 (15.09%) Visual Studio
4 5 (9.43%) Cucumber
4 5 (9.43%) Jenkins
5 4 (7.55%) Subversion
6 3 (5.66%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (5.66%) PHPUnit
6 3 (5.66%) RSpec
6 3 (5.66%) Vagrant
7 2 (3.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (3.77%) HP UFT
7 2 (3.77%) JBehave
7 2 (3.77%) Ranorex
7 2 (3.77%) webpack
8 1 (1.89%) CircleCI
General
1 1 (1.89%) Electronics
1 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
1 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (77.36%) Developer
2 29 (54.72%) .NET Developer
3 25 (47.17%) C# Developer
4 23 (43.40%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 23 (43.40%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (33.96%) ASP.NET Developer
5 18 (33.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (15.09%) Software Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) Angular Developer
8 4 (7.55%) .NET Software Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Applications Developer
8 4 (7.55%) C# Software Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Senior Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Software Developer
9 3 (5.66%) AWS DevOps
9 3 (5.66%) HTML Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Web Developer
10 2 (3.77%) AWS Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Senior DevOps
10 2 (3.77%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (58.49%) .NET
1 31 (58.49%) RESTful
2 26 (49.06%) ASP.NET Web API
3 24 (45.28%) ASP.NET
3 24 (45.28%) ASP.NET MVC
3 24 (45.28%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 23 (43.40%) Node.js
5 20 (37.74%) .NET Framework
5 20 (37.74%) Entity Framework
6 19 (35.85%) WCF
7 18 (33.96%) Code First Entity Framework
8 14 (26.42%) AngularJS
9 13 (24.53%) HTML
10 10 (18.87%) CSS
11 9 (16.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (13.21%) HTML5
12 7 (13.21%) jQuery
13 6 (11.32%) KnockoutJS
13 6 (11.32%) Web Services
14 5 (9.43%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 22 (41.51%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (18.87%) User Experience
3 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.66%) Life Science
5 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.89%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.89%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.89%) Linux
1 1 (1.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (94.34%) TDD
2 46 (86.79%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (58.49%) MVC
4 26 (49.06%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (45.28%) Web Application Development
6 18 (33.96%) OO
7 13 (24.53%) Open Source
8 11 (20.75%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (18.87%) Automated Testing
10 9 (16.98%) Software Engineering
11 7 (13.21%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (11.32%) DevOps
13 3 (5.66%) Scrum
13 3 (5.66%) Service Design
13 3 (5.66%) SOLID
13 3 (5.66%) Web Development
14 2 (3.77%) OOP
14 2 (3.77%) SOA
14 2 (3.77%) Software Testing
14 2 (3.77%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 39 (73.58%) C#
2 29 (54.72%) Ruby
3 15 (28.30%) Java
4 13 (24.53%) JavaScript
5 12 (22.64%) Python
6 6 (11.32%) PHP
7 4 (7.55%) SQL
8 1 (1.89%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Grafana
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.09%) RedGate
3 3 (5.66%) SaltStack
4 2 (3.77%) Google
4 2 (3.77%) New Relic
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle
5 1 (1.89%) Sitecore
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
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