Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for BDD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BDD over the 6 months to 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 113 132
Rank change year-on-year +12 +19 +11
Permanent jobs citing BDD 104 89 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.53% 2.38% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.73% 2.65% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 47 88 46
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.74% +27.78% +12.50%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £61,250 £54,375
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -4.04% -1.00%

BDD is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,805 3,361 3,622
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.40% 89.75% 89.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2,450 2,557 2,901
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for BDD in Cambridgeshire

BDD
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for BDD in Cambridgeshire

BDD
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for BDD in Cambridgeshire

BDD
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 16 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -10 69 £45,000 -21.74% 10
Peterborough +6 34 £51,250 +9.95% 8
BDD
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT jobs citing BDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for BDD.

1 85 (81.73%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (57.69%) TDD
3 49 (47.12%) Test Automation
4 37 (35.58%) WorldPay
5 35 (33.65%) RESTful
5 35 (33.65%) Jenkins
6 34 (32.69%) Cucumber
6 34 (32.69%) C#
7 27 (25.96%) SQL
7 27 (25.96%) Manual Testing
8 25 (24.04%) QA
9 24 (23.08%) Selenium
10 22 (21.15%) Test Management
10 22 (21.15%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (21.15%) .NET
10 22 (21.15%) E-Commerce
10 22 (21.15%) Acceptance Criteria
11 21 (20.19%) JIRA
12 20 (19.23%) SDLC
13 19 (18.27%) Sonatype Nexus
14 18 (17.31%) Decision-Making
14 18 (17.31%) JavaScript
15 17 (16.35%) JSON
15 17 (16.35%) Payment Gateway
15 17 (16.35%) Fintech
16 16 (15.38%) DevOps
16 16 (15.38%) Git (software)
16 16 (15.38%) Node.js
16 16 (15.38%) Business Analysis
16 16 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 13 (12.50%) Confluence
2 7 (6.73%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (1.92%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 17 (16.35%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.58%) GitHub
2 8 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.96%) IaaS
3 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.96%) PaaS
3 1 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.69%) Internet
1 8 (7.69%) Wireless
2 2 (1.92%) VPN
3 1 (0.96%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.62%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.65%) NoSQL
2 9 (8.65%) SQL Server 2016
3 8 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 7 (6.73%) Big Data
5 1 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.96%) CouchDB
5 1 (0.96%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 35 (33.65%) Jenkins
2 34 (32.69%) Cucumber
3 24 (23.08%) Selenium
4 21 (20.19%) JIRA
5 19 (18.27%) Sonatype Nexus
6 16 (15.38%) Git (software)
7 15 (14.42%) Appium
8 14 (13.46%) Maven
9 13 (12.50%) eggPlant
10 11 (10.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 9 (8.65%) ReSharper
11 9 (8.65%) Visual Studio
12 7 (6.73%) TeamCity
13 6 (5.77%) Gatling
13 6 (5.77%) JBehave
13 6 (5.77%) JMeter
13 6 (5.77%) NCrunch
13 6 (5.77%) SoapUI
14 5 (4.81%) NUnit
15 2 (1.92%) JUnit
General
1 5 (4.81%) Marketing
1 5 (4.81%) Music Industry
2 4 (3.85%) Electronics
2 4 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (24.04%) Analyst
1 25 (24.04%) Test Engineer
2 16 (15.38%) QA Engineer
3 15 (14.42%) Analyst Programmer
3 15 (14.42%) Programmer
3 15 (14.42%) RPG Analyst Programmer
3 15 (14.42%) RPG Programmer
4 13 (12.50%) Developer
4 13 (12.50%) Quality Engineer
5 12 (11.54%) QA Test Engineer
6 10 (9.62%) Product Owner
7 9 (8.65%) Senior Product Owner
8 7 (6.73%) Architect
8 7 (6.73%) Software Engineer
8 7 (6.73%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (5.77%) Business Analyst
9 6 (5.77%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (5.77%) Senior RPG Analyst Programmer
9 6 (5.77%) Senior RPG Programmer
9 6 (5.77%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (33.65%) RESTful
2 22 (21.15%) .NET
3 17 (16.35%) JSON
4 16 (15.38%) Node.js
5 14 (13.46%) Gherkin
6 13 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 11 (10.58%) ASP.NET
8 11 (10.58%) WCF
9 9 (8.65%) .NET Framework
9 9 (8.65%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (8.65%) Code First Entity Framework
9 9 (8.65%) Entity Framework
10 7 (6.73%) .NET Core
11 6 (5.77%) AngularJS
11 6 (5.77%) CSS
11 6 (5.77%) HTML
12 5 (4.81%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (4.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (4.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.35%) Fintech
2 15 (14.42%) iSeries
2 15 (14.42%) Mobile App
3 10 (9.62%) Public Cloud
4 8 (7.69%) Computer Science
5 7 (6.73%) Xbox
6 6 (5.77%) Linux Command Line
6 6 (5.77%) User Experience
7 4 (3.85%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.96%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.96%) Biotechnology
9 1 (0.96%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.96%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.50%) Android
1 13 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 8 (7.69%) Unix
3 3 (2.88%) Linux
4 1 (0.96%) FreeRTOS
4 1 (0.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (81.73%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (57.69%) TDD
3 49 (47.12%) Test Automation
4 27 (25.96%) Manual Testing
5 22 (21.15%) Acceptance Criteria
5 22 (21.15%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (21.15%) E-Commerce
5 22 (21.15%) Test Management
6 20 (19.23%) SDLC
7 18 (17.31%) Decision-Making
8 16 (15.38%) Business Analysis
8 16 (15.38%) DevOps
8 16 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (14.42%) MVC
10 13 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
10 13 (12.50%) SOLID
11 11 (10.58%) Problem-Solving
12 10 (9.62%) Product Management
12 10 (9.62%) Requirements Analysis
13 9 (8.65%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 34 (32.69%) C#
2 27 (25.96%) SQL
3 18 (17.31%) JavaScript
4 15 (14.42%) Python
4 15 (14.42%) RPG
4 15 (14.42%) RPG IV
5 12 (11.54%) Java
6 9 (8.65%) Ruby
7 2 (1.92%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.96%) Assembly Language
8 1 (0.96%) C
8 1 (0.96%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (13.46%) Degree
2 7 (6.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.88%) ISEB
3 3 (2.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (24.04%) QA
2 1 (0.96%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 8 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (12.50%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 37 (35.58%) WorldPay
2 15 (14.42%) IBM
3 13 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (0.96%) QNX
4 1 (0.96%) SAP
4 1 (0.96%) Wind River