Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 128 131
Rank change year-on-year +21 +3 -17
Permanent jobs citing BDD 93 80 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.49% 2.16% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.69% 2.36% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 45 86 48
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +22.22% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £29,375 £35,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £61,250 £55,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -

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 3,451 3,385 3,254
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.32% 91.56% 89.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2,222 2,607 2,657
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% - +1.16%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +25 62 £45,000 -21.74% 6
Peterborough -30 30 £42,500 - 6
BDD
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 74 (79.57%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (64.52%) TDD
3 50 (53.76%) Test Automation
4 33 (35.48%) SQL
5 30 (32.26%) Jenkins
6 29 (31.18%) Cucumber
6 29 (31.18%) C#
6 29 (31.18%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (26.88%) Selenium
7 25 (26.88%) WorldPay
8 23 (24.73%) Manual Testing
9 22 (23.66%) Java
10 21 (22.58%) RESTful
11 19 (20.43%) QA
12 18 (19.35%) JavaScript
13 17 (18.28%) GitHub
14 16 (17.20%) Visual Studio
14 16 (17.20%) Python
14 16 (17.20%) ReSharper
14 16 (17.20%) Test Management
15 15 (16.13%) iSeries
15 15 (16.13%) Degree
15 15 (16.13%) JIRA
15 15 (16.13%) IBM
15 15 (16.13%) RPG
15 15 (16.13%) Gherkin
15 15 (16.13%) RPG IV
15 15 (16.13%) SDLC
16 14 (15.05%) Sonatype Nexus
16 14 (15.05%) Acceptance Criteria

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 7 (7.53%) Confluence
2 1 (1.08%) Apache
2 1 (1.08%) JBoss
2 1 (1.08%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 9 (9.68%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 17 (18.28%) GitHub
2 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.60%) Wireless
2 5 (5.38%) Internet
3 1 (1.08%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.30%) NoSQL
1 4 (4.30%) SQL Server
1 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (1.08%) Big Data
2 1 (1.08%) Blockchain
2 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (32.26%) Jenkins
2 29 (31.18%) Cucumber
3 25 (26.88%) Selenium
4 16 (17.20%) ReSharper
4 16 (17.20%) Visual Studio
5 15 (16.13%) JIRA
6 14 (15.05%) Sonatype Nexus
7 13 (13.98%) TeamCity
8 12 (12.90%) NCrunch
9 10 (10.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 9 (9.68%) Appium
10 9 (9.68%) Git (software)
10 9 (9.68%) Maven
11 7 (7.53%) eggPlant
12 6 (6.45%) Gatling
12 6 (6.45%) JBehave
12 6 (6.45%) JMeter
12 6 (6.45%) SoapUI
13 5 (5.38%) NUnit
14 3 (3.23%) JUnit
General
1 5 (5.38%) Finance
1 5 (5.38%) Marketing
2 3 (3.23%) Electronics
3 2 (2.15%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 26 (27.96%) Analyst
2 21 (22.58%) Test Engineer
3 18 (19.35%) Developer
4 15 (16.13%) Analyst Programmer
4 15 (16.13%) Programmer
4 15 (16.13%) RPG Analyst Programmer
4 15 (16.13%) RPG Programmer
5 13 (13.98%) Software Engineer
6 11 (11.83%) C# Software Engineer
7 10 (10.75%) QA Engineer
8 7 (7.53%) .NET Developer
8 7 (7.53%) QA Test Engineer
8 7 (7.53%) Quality Engineer
9 6 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (6.45%) Senior Analyst Programmer
9 6 (6.45%) Senior Programmer
9 6 (6.45%) Team Leader
9 6 (6.45%) Test Analyst
9 6 (6.45%) Test Leader
9 6 (6.45%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (22.58%) RESTful
2 15 (16.13%) Gherkin
3 13 (13.98%) .NET
4 11 (11.83%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (11.83%) Web Services
5 8 (8.60%) ASP.NET
5 8 (8.60%) CSS
5 8 (8.60%) HTML
5 8 (8.60%) jQuery
5 8 (8.60%) JSON
6 6 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 5 (5.38%) Node.js
8 4 (4.30%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (3.23%) AngularJS
9 3 (3.23%) Hibernate
9 3 (3.23%) Spring
9 3 (3.23%) WCF
9 3 (3.23%) XML
10 2 (2.15%) .NET Framework
10 2 (2.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.13%) iSeries
2 12 (12.90%) Computer Science
3 11 (11.83%) User Experience
4 10 (10.75%) Fintech
5 9 (9.68%) Mobile App
6 6 (6.45%) Linux Command Line
7 4 (4.30%) Internet of Things
7 4 (4.30%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (3.23%) Public Cloud
9 1 (1.08%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (1.08%) BBC
9 1 (1.08%) Biotechnology
9 1 (1.08%) Device Driver
9 1 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (1.08%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.60%) Android
1 8 (8.60%) Apple iOS
1 8 (8.60%) Unix
2 4 (4.30%) Linux
3 1 (1.08%) FreeRTOS
3 1 (1.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (79.57%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (64.52%) TDD
3 50 (53.76%) Test Automation
4 29 (31.18%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (24.73%) Manual Testing
6 16 (17.20%) Test Management
7 15 (16.13%) SDLC
8 14 (15.05%) Acceptance Criteria
8 14 (15.05%) E-Commerce
8 14 (15.05%) OO
8 14 (15.05%) Open Source
9 13 (13.98%) MVC
9 13 (13.98%) Software Engineering
10 12 (12.90%) Coaching
10 12 (12.90%) Continuous Delivery
11 11 (11.83%) Decision-Making
11 11 (11.83%) Problem-Solving
12 9 (9.68%) DevOps
12 9 (9.68%) SOLID
13 8 (8.60%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (35.48%) SQL
2 29 (31.18%) C#
3 22 (23.66%) Java
4 18 (19.35%) JavaScript
5 16 (17.20%) Python
6 15 (16.13%) RPG
6 15 (16.13%) RPG IV
7 10 (10.75%) Ruby
8 7 (7.53%) C++
9 3 (3.23%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.23%) Java 8
10 2 (2.15%) ES6
11 1 (1.08%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.08%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (16.13%) Degree
2 7 (7.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.23%) ISEB
3 3 (3.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (20.43%) QA
2 1 (1.08%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 1 (1.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (7.53%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 25 (26.88%) WorldPay
2 15 (16.13%) IBM
3 7 (7.53%) HP
4 6 (6.45%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.08%) Apple
5 1 (1.08%) Facebook
5 1 (1.08%) Google
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle
5 1 (1.08%) QNX
5 1 (1.08%) Sony
5 1 (1.08%) Wind River
5 1 (1.08%) Yahoo!