Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 139 124
Rank change year-on-year +43 -15 -9
Permanent jobs citing BDD 84 80 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.63% 1.90% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% 2.03% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 46 73 54
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £46,614
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% -3.46% -1.87%
10th Percentile £33,750 £27,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £55,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 2,932 3,941 3,067
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 91.94% 93.41% 89.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2,108 3,015 2,523
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,773 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.57% +5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% -

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 20 November 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 20 November 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 +52 58 £46,500 +3.33% 15
Peterborough -30 26 £49,500 +16.47% 3
BDD
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 67 (79.76%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (63.10%) TDD
3 38 (45.24%) Test Automation
4 33 (39.29%) C#
5 28 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 26 (30.95%) Java
7 25 (29.76%) .NET
7 25 (29.76%) SQL
8 23 (27.38%) HTML
8 23 (27.38%) CSS
9 22 (26.19%) Cucumber
9 22 (26.19%) WorldPay
10 21 (25.00%) OO
11 20 (23.81%) Jenkins
12 18 (21.43%) Web Services
12 18 (21.43%) MVC
13 17 (20.24%) ASP.NET
13 17 (20.24%) Manual Testing
13 17 (20.24%) RESTful
14 16 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
14 16 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
15 15 (17.86%) Selenium
15 15 (17.86%) jQuery
15 15 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (16.67%) Computer Science
16 14 (16.67%) SOLID
17 13 (15.48%) Node.js
17 13 (15.48%) Software Engineering
18 12 (14.29%) Scrum
18 12 (14.29%) React

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 8 (9.52%) Confluence
2 2 (2.38%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.19%) Apache
3 1 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.19%) IIS
3 1 (1.19%) JBoss
3 1 (1.19%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 5 (5.95%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.33%) GitHub
2 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.19%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.76%) Internet
2 3 (3.57%) Wireless
3 1 (1.19%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.95%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (4.76%) Couchbase
3 4 (4.76%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.57%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.19%) Big Data
6 1 (1.19%) Blockchain
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 22 (26.19%) Cucumber
2 20 (23.81%) Jenkins
3 15 (17.86%) Selenium
4 11 (13.10%) Maven
4 11 (13.10%) ReSharper
4 11 (13.10%) Visual Studio
5 10 (11.90%) JIRA
5 10 (11.90%) Sonatype Nexus
6 9 (10.71%) Appium
7 8 (9.52%) eggPlant
7 8 (9.52%) Git (software)
7 8 (9.52%) JUnit
7 8 (9.52%) TeamCity
8 7 (8.33%) NCrunch
9 4 (4.76%) JBehave
9 4 (4.76%) NUnit
10 3 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (2.38%) SpecFlow
11 2 (2.38%) xUnit.net
12 1 (1.19%) Gradle
General
1 10 (11.90%) Finance
2 9 (10.71%) Marketing
3 7 (8.33%) Electronics
4 4 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.38%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 38 (45.24%) Developer
2 14 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 12 (14.29%) Analyst
3 12 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 11 (13.10%) .NET Developer
5 10 (11.90%) Test Analyst
6 9 (10.71%) Software Engineer
7 8 (9.52%) C# Developer
8 7 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
9 6 (7.14%) Applications Developer
9 6 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
9 6 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
9 6 (7.14%) Software Test Engineer
10 5 (5.95%) Automation Test Analyst
10 5 (5.95%) Lead Developer
10 5 (5.95%) QA Engineer
11 4 (4.76%) QA Test Engineer
11 4 (4.76%) Test Scripter
11 4 (4.76%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (29.76%) .NET
2 23 (27.38%) CSS
2 23 (27.38%) HTML
3 18 (21.43%) Web Services
4 17 (20.24%) ASP.NET
4 17 (20.24%) RESTful
5 16 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (17.86%) jQuery
7 13 (15.48%) Node.js
8 12 (14.29%) React
9 10 (11.90%) Gherkin
10 9 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (9.52%) CSS3
11 8 (9.52%) HTML5
12 6 (7.14%) AngularJS
12 6 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 6 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (5.95%) Hibernate
13 5 (5.95%) JSON
13 5 (5.95%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 10 (11.90%) Fintech
3 9 (10.71%) Mobile App
4 8 (9.52%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (7.14%) Algorithms
5 6 (7.14%) User Experience
6 4 (4.76%) Blog
6 4 (4.76%) Public Cloud
7 3 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (3.57%) Internet of Things
8 2 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.38%) iSeries
9 1 (1.19%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.19%) BBC
9 1 (1.19%) Biotechnology
9 1 (1.19%) Device Driver
9 1 (1.19%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (1.19%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.71%) Android
1 9 (10.71%) Apple iOS
2 4 (4.76%) Linux
3 2 (2.38%) Unix
3 2 (2.38%) Windows
4 1 (1.19%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (79.76%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (63.10%) TDD
3 38 (45.24%) Test Automation
4 21 (25.00%) OO
5 18 (21.43%) MVC
6 17 (20.24%) Manual Testing
7 16 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
8 15 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (16.67%) SOLID
10 13 (15.48%) Software Engineering
11 12 (14.29%) Scrum
12 11 (13.10%) DevOps
12 11 (13.10%) Mentoring
12 11 (13.10%) OWASP
12 11 (13.10%) SDLC
12 11 (13.10%) Test Management
13 9 (10.71%) Agile Testing
13 9 (10.71%) Functional Testing
13 9 (10.71%) Open Source
13 9 (10.71%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (39.29%) C#
2 28 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 26 (30.95%) Java
4 25 (29.76%) SQL
5 10 (11.90%) Python
5 10 (11.90%) Ruby
6 9 (10.71%) Java 8
7 7 (8.33%) C++
8 6 (7.14%) T-SQL
9 4 (4.76%) ES6
10 3 (3.57%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.38%) RPG
11 2 (2.38%) RPG IV
11 2 (2.38%) TypeScript
12 1 (1.19%) Assembly Language
12 1 (1.19%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (10.71%) Degree
2 8 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.19%) ISEB
3 1 (1.19%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.71%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 11 (13.10%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (9.52%) HP ALM
2 4 (4.76%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 22 (26.19%) WorldPay
2 8 (9.52%) HP
3 6 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.76%) SAP
5 2 (2.38%) IBM
6 1 (1.19%) Apple
6 1 (1.19%) Facebook
6 1 (1.19%) Google
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle
6 1 (1.19%) QNX
6 1 (1.19%) Sony
6 1 (1.19%) Wind River
6 1 (1.19%) Yahoo!