Period
to 17 February 2019

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 17 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 78 122 103
Rank change year-on-year +44 -19 +6
Permanent jobs citing BDD 111 96 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.63% 2.24% 2.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.92% 2.40% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 45 76 70
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £44,000 £46,614
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -5.61% +9.68%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,125 £35,000
90th Percentile £74,000 £81,250 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £46,614
% change year-on-year - +12.63% -6.77%

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 2,832 4,003 2,963
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.55% 93.35% 90.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2,030 2,967 2,414
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,475 £29,400 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.06% +8.89% -

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 17 February 2019.

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 17 February 2019. 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 +81 87 £55,000 +15.79% 8
Peterborough -38 23 £55,000 +29.41% 2
BDD
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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 90 (81.08%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (54.95%) Test Automation
3 56 (50.45%) WorldPay
4 49 (44.14%) TDD
5 46 (41.44%) Cucumber
6 35 (31.53%) Java
6 35 (31.53%) JavaScript
7 34 (30.63%) HTML
7 34 (30.63%) CSS
8 32 (28.83%) Selenium
9 30 (27.03%) C#
10 26 (23.42%) SQL
10 26 (23.42%) .NET
10 26 (23.42%) Scrum
11 25 (22.52%) Software Testing
12 24 (21.62%) Manual Testing
12 24 (21.62%) Docker
13 23 (20.72%) RESTful
13 23 (20.72%) Non-Functional Testing
13 23 (20.72%) ASP.NET
14 22 (19.82%) Functional Testing
14 22 (19.82%) Jenkins
14 22 (19.82%) User Stories
14 22 (19.82%) React
15 21 (18.92%) DevOps
15 21 (18.92%) JIRA
15 21 (18.92%) QA
16 20 (18.02%) E-Commerce
17 19 (17.12%) SDLC
17 19 (17.12%) HTML5

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 17 (15.32%) Confluence
2 3 (2.70%) Apache
2 3 (2.70%) Apache Spark
2 3 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.80%) Apache Airflow
3 2 (1.80%) Drupal
3 2 (1.80%) Jupyter
3 2 (1.80%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.90%) IIS
4 1 (0.90%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.90%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (9.91%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.90%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.71%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.60%) BrowserStack
4 2 (1.80%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.80%) Loggly
5 1 (0.90%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.21%) Couchbase
2 4 (3.60%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.70%) Big Data
3 3 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.70%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.80%) BigQuery
4 2 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.80%) Redis
4 2 (1.80%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.90%) Amazon QuickSight
5 1 (0.90%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (0.90%) Blockchain
5 1 (0.90%) Power BI
5 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 46 (41.44%) Cucumber
2 32 (28.83%) Selenium
3 22 (19.82%) Jenkins
4 21 (18.92%) JIRA
5 18 (16.22%) JUnit
5 18 (16.22%) Maven
6 17 (15.32%) Appium
6 17 (15.32%) eggPlant
6 17 (15.32%) JBehave
6 17 (15.32%) Sonatype Nexus
7 7 (6.31%) Jasmine
8 4 (3.60%) TeamCity
9 3 (2.70%) Travis CI
10 2 (1.80%) Git (software)
10 2 (1.80%) gulp
10 2 (1.80%) NUnit
10 2 (1.80%) PHPUnit
10 2 (1.80%) SpecFlow
10 2 (1.80%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (12.61%) Finance
2 7 (6.31%) Electronics
2 7 (6.31%) Manufacturing
2 7 (6.31%) Marketing
2 7 (6.31%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.80%) Publishing
4 1 (0.90%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 37 (33.33%) Developer
2 20 (18.02%) Analyst
2 20 (18.02%) Test Analyst
3 16 (14.41%) Test Engineer
4 15 (13.51%) .NET Developer
4 15 (13.51%) Automation Test Analyst
4 15 (13.51%) C# Developer
5 13 (11.71%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (9.91%) QA Engineer
6 11 (9.91%) QA Test Engineer
6 11 (9.91%) Quality Engineer
6 11 (9.91%) Tester
7 9 (8.11%) Product Owner
8 8 (7.21%) Java Developer
9 7 (6.31%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 7 (6.31%) Lead Developer
10 6 (5.41%) Mobile Tester
11 5 (4.50%) Senior Software Tester
11 5 (4.50%) Software Tester
11 5 (4.50%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (30.63%) CSS
1 34 (30.63%) HTML
2 26 (23.42%) .NET
3 23 (20.72%) ASP.NET
3 23 (20.72%) RESTful
4 22 (19.82%) React
5 19 (17.12%) CSS3
5 19 (17.12%) HTML5
6 17 (15.32%) Web Services
7 15 (13.51%) Gherkin
8 14 (12.61%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (12.61%) jQuery
8 14 (12.61%) Node.js
9 11 (9.91%) AngularJS
9 11 (9.91%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (9.01%) JSON
11 8 (7.21%) ASP.NET Core
11 8 (7.21%) Redux
11 8 (7.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (5.41%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.22%) Mobile App
2 15 (13.51%) Fintech
3 11 (9.91%) Algorithms
4 9 (8.11%) Public Cloud
5 8 (7.21%) Blog
5 8 (7.21%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (5.41%) User Experience
7 5 (4.50%) Data Structures
7 5 (4.50%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.80%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.80%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 17 (15.32%) Android
1 17 (15.32%) Apple iOS
2 4 (3.60%) Linux
3 1 (0.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (81.08%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (54.95%) Test Automation
3 49 (44.14%) TDD
4 26 (23.42%) Scrum
5 25 (22.52%) Software Testing
6 24 (21.62%) Manual Testing
7 23 (20.72%) Non-Functional Testing
8 22 (19.82%) Functional Testing
8 22 (19.82%) User Stories
9 21 (18.92%) DevOps
10 20 (18.02%) E-Commerce
11 19 (17.12%) SDLC
12 18 (16.22%) Continuous Delivery
12 18 (16.22%) SOLID
13 17 (15.32%) Test Management
14 15 (13.51%) Computer Science
14 15 (13.51%) Continuous Improvement
15 14 (12.61%) Agile Testing
15 14 (12.61%) Kanban
15 14 (12.61%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 35 (31.53%) Java
1 35 (31.53%) JavaScript
2 30 (27.03%) C#
3 26 (23.42%) SQL
4 10 (9.01%) ES6
4 10 (9.01%) T-SQL
5 7 (6.31%) Python
6 6 (5.41%) Java 8
7 4 (3.60%) Ruby
8 2 (1.80%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.80%) PHP
8 2 (1.80%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.90%) R
9 1 (0.90%) VB
9 1 (0.90%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (12.61%) Degree
2 12 (10.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.60%) ISEB
4 3 (2.70%) CIPFA
5 2 (1.80%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (18.92%) QA
System Software
1 24 (21.62%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (15.32%) HP ALM
2 10 (9.01%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.80%) Terraform
Vendors
1 56 (50.45%) WorldPay
2 17 (15.32%) HP
3 7 (6.31%) SAP
4 6 (5.41%) Sencha
5 2 (1.80%) Google
5 2 (1.80%) New Relic
5 2 (1.80%) SaltStack
6 1 (0.90%) Cognos
6 1 (0.90%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.90%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.90%) Tableau