The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for BDD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
England / East of England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 91 149
Rank change year-on-year +27 +58  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 241 211 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.90% 2.84% 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.47% 3.23% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 218 173 116
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

BDD is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5394 6539 6376
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 87.23% 87.90% 84.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4279 5180 5085
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,159 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing BDD as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for BDD in the East of England

BDD
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for BDD in the East of England

BDD
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in the East of England over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for BDD in the East of England

BDD
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +57 125 £47,500 -20.83% 13
Cambridgeshire +19 49 £57,500 +43.75% 5
Norfolk -7 32 £37,500 -27.88% 7
Bedfordshire -9 15 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Essex +23 13 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Suffolk +3 7 £37,500 +7.14% 3
BDD
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 East of England region with a requirement for BDD.

1 408 (81.93%) Agile Software Development
2 394 (79.12%) TDD
3 270 (54.22%) C#
4 255 (51.20%) .NET
5 229 (45.98%) MVC
6 208 (41.77%) RESTful
7 197 (39.56%) ASP.NET
8 195 (39.16%) SQL Server
8 195 (39.16%) ASP.NET Web API
9 187 (37.55%) ASP.NET MVC
10 170 (34.14%) Scrum
11 150 (30.12%) Git (software)
12 145 (29.12%) Ruby
13 141 (28.31%) Web Application Development
14 139 (27.91%) WCF
15 131 (26.31%) Java
15 131 (26.31%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 128 (25.70%) NoSQL
17 122 (24.50%) AngularJS
18 115 (23.09%) Node.js
19 108 (21.69%) Selenium
20 107 (21.49%) OO
21 106 (21.29%) SQL Server 2014
22 103 (20.68%) JavaScript
23 97 (19.48%) Cucumber
24 92 (18.47%) Finance
24 92 (18.47%) QA
25 91 (18.27%) .NET Framework
26 89 (17.87%) Microsoft
27 85 (17.07%) Continuous Integration

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 43 (8.63%) Confluence
2 25 (5.02%) Tomcat
3 15 (3.01%) Elasticsearch
4 12 (2.41%) Apache ServiceMix
4 12 (2.41%) CMS
4 12 (2.41%) WebSphere
5 7 (1.41%) IIS
5 7 (1.41%) JBoss
5 7 (1.41%) Sitecore CMS
6 6 (1.20%) nginx
7 5 (1.00%) Drupal
8 3 (0.60%) Apache
8 3 (0.60%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.60%) WordPress
9 2 (0.40%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.20%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.20%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.20%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 37 (7.43%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.41%) MS Office
3 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (3.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 40 (8.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (5.42%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (3.21%) GitHub
4 6 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (1.20%) Loggly
4 6 (1.20%) SaaS
5 4 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.01%) Internet
2 6 (1.20%) HTTP
3 5 (1.00%) LDAP
3 5 (1.00%) SSL
3 5 (1.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 195 (39.16%) SQL Server
2 128 (25.70%) NoSQL
3 106 (21.29%) SQL Server 2014
4 37 (7.43%) SQL Server 2016
5 14 (2.81%) Redis
6 13 (2.61%) MySQL
6 13 (2.61%) Relational Database
7 11 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (1.61%) MongoDB
9 7 (1.41%) MarkLogic
10 6 (1.20%) InfluxDB
10 6 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.80%) Big Data
12 3 (0.60%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 2 (0.40%) RavenDB
14 1 (0.20%) Apache Cassandra
14 1 (0.20%) Couchbase
14 1 (0.20%) Neo4j
14 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 150 (30.12%) Git (software)
2 108 (21.69%) Selenium
3 97 (19.48%) Cucumber
4 79 (15.86%) JIRA
5 71 (14.26%) Jenkins
6 59 (11.85%) WebDriver
7 53 (10.64%) JUnit
8 46 (9.24%) Maven
9 34 (6.83%) TeamCity
10 30 (6.02%) Team Foundation Server
11 25 (5.02%) SpecFlow
12 22 (4.42%) HP UFT
12 22 (4.42%) NUnit
12 22 (4.42%) SoapUI
12 22 (4.42%) Visual Studio
13 21 (4.22%) JBehave
14 19 (3.82%) Subversion
15 17 (3.41%) Moq
16 12 (2.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 12 (2.41%) Mockito
General
1 92 (18.47%) Finance
2 23 (4.62%) Music Industry
3 14 (2.81%) Games
3 14 (2.81%) Retail
4 11 (2.21%) Marketing
5 9 (1.81%) Publishing
6 6 (1.20%) Electronics
7 5 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.40%) Advertising
9 1 (0.20%) Automotive
9 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 293 (58.84%) Developer
2 185 (37.15%) .NET Developer
3 87 (17.47%) C# Developer
4 76 (15.26%) Analyst
5 63 (12.65%) C# .NET Developer
6 51 (10.24%) Test Analyst
7 40 (8.03%) Java Developer
8 39 (7.83%) Tester
9 38 (7.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 37 (7.43%) ASP.NET Developer
10 37 (7.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 33 (6.63%) Test Engineer
12 31 (6.22%) Social Media Developer
13 28 (5.62%) Software Developer
14 26 (5.22%) Senior Developer
14 26 (5.22%) Web Developer
15 25 (5.02%) Business Analyst
15 25 (5.02%) Developer in Test
15 25 (5.02%) JavaScript Developer
15 25 (5.02%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 255 (51.20%) .NET
2 208 (41.77%) RESTful
3 197 (39.56%) ASP.NET
4 195 (39.16%) ASP.NET Web API
5 187 (37.55%) ASP.NET MVC
6 139 (27.91%) WCF
7 131 (26.31%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 122 (24.50%) AngularJS
9 115 (23.09%) Node.js
10 91 (18.27%) .NET Framework
11 79 (15.86%) HTML
12 78 (15.66%) Entity Framework
13 67 (13.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 65 (13.05%) KnockoutJS
15 59 (11.85%) CSS
15 59 (11.85%) Spring
16 56 (11.24%) Code First Entity Framework
17 49 (9.84%) HTML5
18 44 (8.84%) Gherkin
19 36 (7.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 39 (7.83%) Social Media
2 36 (7.23%) Enterprise Software
3 32 (6.43%) BBC
4 25 (5.02%) Computer Science
5 21 (4.22%) Mobile App
6 17 (3.41%) Tandem
7 14 (2.81%) User Experience
8 13 (2.61%) Virtual Team
9 6 (1.20%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.20%) Data Structures
9 6 (1.20%) Life Science
10 5 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (0.80%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.80%) Digital Media
11 4 (0.80%) RIA
11 4 (0.80%) Streaming Music
12 2 (0.40%) Fintech
12 2 (0.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.40%) Semantic Web
12 2 (0.40%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 22 (4.42%) Linux
2 21 (4.22%) Windows
3 18 (3.61%) Unix
4 4 (0.80%) Android
4 4 (0.80%) Apple iOS
4 4 (0.80%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 408 (81.93%) Agile Software Development
2 394 (79.12%) TDD
3 229 (45.98%) MVC
4 170 (34.14%) Scrum
5 141 (28.31%) Web Application Development
6 107 (21.49%) OO
7 85 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
8 65 (13.05%) Software Engineering
9 63 (12.65%) SOLID
9 63 (12.65%) Test Automation
10 57 (11.45%) Continuous Improvement
11 56 (11.24%) Kanban
12 51 (10.24%) Test Scripting
12 51 (10.24%) Web Development
13 44 (8.84%) Continuous Delivery
14 43 (8.63%) Mentoring
14 43 (8.63%) Test Strategy
15 42 (8.43%) Software Testing
16 41 (8.23%) Automated Testing
17 40 (8.03%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 270 (54.22%) C#
2 145 (29.12%) Ruby
3 131 (26.31%) Java
4 103 (20.68%) JavaScript
5 51 (10.24%) SQL
6 38 (7.63%) Python
7 27 (5.42%) VB
8 26 (5.22%) VB.NET
9 19 (3.82%) ES6
10 17 (3.41%) TypeScript
11 16 (3.21%) Shell Script
12 14 (2.81%) XAML
13 12 (2.41%) PHP
13 12 (2.41%) T-SQL
14 9 (1.81%) PowerShell
15 6 (1.20%) F#
16 2 (0.40%) C
16 2 (0.40%) Erlang
16 2 (0.40%) Perl
17 1 (0.20%) C++
Qualifications
1 24 (4.82%) Degree
2 22 (4.42%) ISTQB
3 16 (3.21%) ISEB
4 11 (2.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (18.47%) QA
2 20 (4.02%) SDET
3 6 (1.20%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (1.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (1.20%) Grafana
1 6 (1.20%) Tivoli
2 5 (1.00%) Kibana
3 4 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.40%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.20%) Ansible
6 1 (0.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 89 (17.87%) Microsoft
2 38 (7.63%) Google
3 31 (6.22%) Apple
3 31 (6.22%) Facebook
3 31 (6.22%) Sony
3 31 (6.22%) Yahoo!
4 20 (4.02%) Atlassian
5 18 (3.61%) Xamarin
6 12 (2.41%) Red Hat
7 9 (1.81%) RedGate
8 8 (1.61%) Sitecore
9 7 (1.41%) IBM
10 6 (1.20%) SaltStack
11 4 (0.80%) HP
11 4 (0.80%) New Relic
11 4 (0.80%) Oracle
12 3 (0.60%) hybris
13 2 (0.40%) CA Agile Central
14 1 (0.20%) Perforce
14 1 (0.20%) Virgin Media
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-45k + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum Up to £35,000 + benefits + bonus + progressi
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lowestoft
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ely, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Downham Market, Norfolk
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cloudscope
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
MaxAd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
MaxAd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Suffolk
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Aviva
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago