Period
to 16 December 2017

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

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 113 117
Rank change year-on-year -8 +4 +19
Permanent jobs citing BDD 92 66 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.15% 1.90% 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.32% 2.16% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 80 62 63
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £42,750 £46,614 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.29% +3.59% +12.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £48,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.63% -3.50% +5.26%

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 3957 3050 3648
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.39% 87.95% 89.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2990 2511 3143
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,750 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.11% +1.12% +5.95%
10th Percentile £28,250 £26,250 £28,300
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £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 December 2017.

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 December 2017. 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 -29 43 £45,000 - 6
Peterborough +14 32 £42,500 -8.83% 2
Ely - 7 £37,500 -
BDD
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for BDD.

1 79 (85.87%) TDD
2 71 (77.17%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (72.83%) .NET
4 65 (70.65%) C#
5 51 (55.43%) MVC
6 49 (53.26%) ASP.NET
7 46 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 40 (43.48%) RESTful
8 40 (43.48%) SQL Server
9 37 (40.22%) ASP.NET Web API
10 35 (38.04%) Ruby
11 34 (36.96%) Web Application Development
11 34 (36.96%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 33 (35.87%) Node.js
13 29 (31.52%) NoSQL
13 29 (31.52%) AngularJS
14 28 (30.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 28 (30.43%) KnockoutJS
14 28 (30.43%) SQL Server 2016
14 28 (30.43%) Git (software)
15 27 (29.35%) .NET Framework
15 27 (29.35%) WCF
15 27 (29.35%) Code First Entity Framework
15 27 (29.35%) Entity Framework
16 24 (26.09%) JavaScript
17 23 (25.00%) High Availability
18 21 (22.83%) Music Industry
19 20 (21.74%) Test Automation
20 19 (20.65%) Degree
20 19 (20.65%) Java

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 5 (5.43%) IIS
2 4 (4.35%) Apache Spark
3 3 (3.26%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 6 (6.52%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.13%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.26%) PaaS
4 2 (2.17%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.09%) IaaS
5 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.17%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 29 (31.52%) NoSQL
3 28 (30.43%) SQL Server 2016
4 7 (7.61%) MongoDB
5 6 (6.52%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (4.35%) Big Data
7 1 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.09%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.09%) MySQL
7 1 (1.09%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (30.43%) Git (software)
2 9 (9.78%) Cucumber
2 9 (9.78%) JIRA
2 9 (9.78%) Selenium
3 7 (7.61%) WebDriver
4 4 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.35%) SpecFlow
5 2 (2.17%) NUnit
5 2 (2.17%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.17%) xUnit.net
6 1 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.09%) Mercurial
General
1 21 (22.83%) Music Industry
2 12 (13.04%) Marketing
3 3 (3.26%) Electronics
4 2 (2.17%) Advertising
5 1 (1.09%) Finance
5 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.09%) Retail
5 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (59.78%) Developer
2 39 (42.39%) .NET Developer
3 22 (23.91%) C# Developer
4 11 (11.96%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (10.87%) Graduate
5 10 (10.87%) Junior
5 10 (10.87%) Linux Developer
5 10 (10.87%) Python Developer
6 9 (9.78%) Graduate C# Developer
6 9 (9.78%) Graduate Developer
6 9 (9.78%) Graduate Java Developer
6 9 (9.78%) Graduate Python Developer
6 9 (9.78%) Java Developer
6 9 (9.78%) Junior C# Developer
6 9 (9.78%) Junior Developer
6 9 (9.78%) Junior Java Developer
6 9 (9.78%) Junior Python Developer
6 9 (9.78%) QA Engineer
7 8 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 8 (8.70%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (72.83%) .NET
2 49 (53.26%) ASP.NET
3 46 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 40 (43.48%) RESTful
5 37 (40.22%) ASP.NET Web API
6 34 (36.96%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 33 (35.87%) Node.js
8 29 (31.52%) AngularJS
9 28 (30.43%) KnockoutJS
9 28 (30.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 27 (29.35%) .NET Framework
10 27 (29.35%) Code First Entity Framework
10 27 (29.35%) Entity Framework
10 27 (29.35%) WCF
11 9 (9.78%) .NET Core
11 9 (9.78%) J2EE
12 7 (7.61%) JSON
13 4 (4.35%) REST
14 3 (3.26%) Kafka
14 3 (3.26%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.13%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (13.04%) Fintech
3 7 (7.61%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.61%) Tandem
4 6 (6.52%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (6.52%) Public Cloud
5 4 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.35%) User Experience
5 4 (4.35%) Xbox
6 2 (2.17%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (2.17%) Biotechnology
6 2 (2.17%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.09%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.04%) Linux
2 5 (5.43%) Android
2 5 (5.43%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (85.87%) TDD
2 71 (77.17%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (55.43%) MVC
4 34 (36.96%) Web Application Development
5 23 (25.00%) High Availability
6 20 (21.74%) Test Automation
7 17 (18.48%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (15.22%) Microservices
9 13 (14.13%) E-Commerce
9 13 (14.13%) SOLID
10 11 (11.96%) SDLC
10 11 (11.96%) Unit Testing
11 10 (10.87%) DevOps
11 10 (10.87%) Scrum
11 10 (10.87%) Web Development
12 9 (9.78%) Test Strategy
13 8 (8.70%) OO
13 8 (8.70%) Software Engineering
14 6 (6.52%) Business Analysis
14 6 (6.52%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 65 (70.65%) C#
2 35 (38.04%) Ruby
3 24 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 19 (20.65%) Java
5 16 (17.39%) Python
6 8 (8.70%) C++
7 6 (6.52%) SQL
8 3 (3.26%) Kotlin
8 3 (3.26%) R
9 2 (2.17%) Assembly Language
9 2 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (20.65%) Degree
2 2 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.13%) QA
2 2 (2.17%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 12 (13.04%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.52%) WorldPay
3 2 (2.17%) Google
3 2 (2.17%) QNX
3 2 (2.17%) Wind River
4 1 (1.09%) SAP