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

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
England / East of England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 77 158
Rank change year-on-year -14 +81  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 211 222 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.39% 3.29% 1.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% 3.76% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 194 205 123
Median salary £51,250 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.38% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 5480 5908 7083
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 88.03% 87.64% 86.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4436 4963 5802
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +22 125 £52,500 -19.23% 16
Cambridgeshire -3 39 £57,500 +27.77% 8
Bedfordshire -9 24 £45,000 -15.09% 1
Norfolk -5 12 £37,500 -15.98% 1
Essex -1 10 £55,000 +57.14% 2
Suffolk -28 1 £42,500 -5.55%
BDD
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 388 (86.61%) TDD
2 361 (80.58%) Agile Software Development
3 268 (59.82%) C#
4 260 (58.04%) .NET
5 228 (50.89%) MVC
6 218 (48.66%) SQL Server
7 202 (45.09%) ASP.NET
8 198 (44.20%) RESTful
9 192 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
10 184 (41.07%) ASP.NET MVC
11 168 (37.50%) Git (software)
12 163 (36.38%) Web Application Development
12 163 (36.38%) WCF
13 155 (34.60%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 152 (33.93%) Scrum
15 150 (33.48%) Ruby
16 146 (32.59%) NoSQL
17 138 (30.80%) Node.js
18 136 (30.36%) Test Automation
19 128 (28.57%) Java
20 110 (24.55%) OO
21 104 (23.21%) AngularJS
22 94 (20.98%) Selenium
23 93 (20.76%) QA
24 89 (19.87%) SQL Server 2014
25 86 (19.20%) .NET Framework
26 83 (18.53%) Continuous Integration
26 83 (18.53%) Cucumber
27 82 (18.30%) Entity Framework
28 81 (18.08%) SQL Server 2016

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 28 (6.25%) Confluence
2 22 (4.91%) Tomcat
3 18 (4.02%) Elasticsearch
4 12 (2.68%) nginx
5 10 (2.23%) CMS
6 9 (2.01%) Drupal
7 7 (1.56%) JBoss
7 7 (1.56%) Kentico
8 5 (1.12%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.89%) Apache ServiceMix
10 3 (0.67%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.67%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.45%) IIS
11 2 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.45%) WordPress
12 1 (0.22%) Apache
12 1 (0.22%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.22%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (0.89%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (0.89%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 50 (11.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (10.04%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (2.68%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (2.68%) Loggly
4 11 (2.46%) GitHub
5 7 (1.56%) SaaS
6 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.22%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.22%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.02%) Internet
2 1 (0.22%) HTTP
2 1 (0.22%) LDAP
2 1 (0.22%) SSL
2 1 (0.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 218 (48.66%) SQL Server
2 146 (32.59%) NoSQL
3 89 (19.87%) SQL Server 2014
4 81 (18.08%) SQL Server 2016
5 26 (5.80%) Redis
6 12 (2.68%) InfluxDB
6 12 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (2.46%) Relational Database
8 8 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (1.12%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (0.89%) MongoDB
10 4 (0.89%) MySQL
11 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.22%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.22%) Big Data
12 1 (0.22%) Impala
12 1 (0.22%) MarkLogic
12 1 (0.22%) Neo4j
12 1 (0.22%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 168 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 94 (20.98%) Selenium
3 83 (18.53%) Cucumber
4 61 (13.62%) JIRA
5 48 (10.71%) Jenkins
5 48 (10.71%) WebDriver
6 41 (9.15%) NUnit
7 35 (7.81%) JUnit
7 35 (7.81%) Moq
8 33 (7.37%) SpecFlow
9 30 (6.70%) JBehave
10 28 (6.25%) Maven
11 27 (6.03%) Visual Studio
12 23 (5.13%) TeamCity
13 19 (4.24%) SoapUI
13 19 (4.24%) Team Foundation Server
14 15 (3.35%) HP UFT
14 15 (3.35%) Rhino Mocks
15 12 (2.68%) PHPUnit
15 12 (2.68%) Vagrant
General
1 73 (16.29%) Finance
2 19 (4.24%) Music Industry
3 17 (3.79%) Games
4 13 (2.90%) Electronics
4 13 (2.90%) Retail
5 5 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (0.89%) Marketing
7 3 (0.67%) Publishing
8 1 (0.22%) Advertising
8 1 (0.22%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 299 (66.74%) Developer
2 212 (47.32%) .NET Developer
3 73 (16.29%) C# Developer
4 57 (12.72%) C# .NET Developer
5 53 (11.83%) Analyst
6 42 (9.38%) ASP.NET Developer
6 42 (9.38%) Test Analyst
7 39 (8.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 38 (8.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 38 (8.48%) Java Developer
9 35 (7.81%) Senior Developer
10 33 (7.37%) Social Media Developer
11 30 (6.70%) Tester
12 29 (6.47%) .NET Software Developer
13 24 (5.36%) Test Engineer
14 22 (4.91%) QA Engineer
15 20 (4.46%) Software Developer
16 19 (4.24%) Developer in Test
16 19 (4.24%) Software Engineer
17 18 (4.02%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 260 (58.04%) .NET
2 202 (45.09%) ASP.NET
3 198 (44.20%) RESTful
4 192 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
5 184 (41.07%) ASP.NET MVC
6 163 (36.38%) WCF
7 155 (34.60%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 138 (30.80%) Node.js
9 104 (23.21%) AngularJS
10 86 (19.20%) .NET Framework
11 82 (18.30%) Entity Framework
12 59 (13.17%) Gherkin
13 58 (12.95%) Code First Entity Framework
14 55 (12.28%) HTML
15 52 (11.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 51 (11.38%) KnockoutJS
17 47 (10.49%) CSS
18 41 (9.15%) Web Services
19 36 (8.04%) HTML5
19 36 (8.04%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 47 (10.49%) Social Media
2 37 (8.26%) BBC
2 37 (8.26%) Greenfield Project
3 35 (7.81%) Enterprise Software
4 23 (5.13%) Computer Science
5 21 (4.69%) Mobile App
6 15 (3.35%) Streaming Music
7 12 (2.68%) Life Science
7 12 (2.68%) User Experience
8 11 (2.46%) RIA
8 11 (2.46%) Tandem
9 8 (1.79%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.12%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.12%) Fintech
10 5 (1.12%) Public Cloud
11 4 (0.89%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.89%) Social Network
12 3 (0.67%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.45%) Analytical Skills
13 2 (0.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 21 (4.69%) Linux
1 21 (4.69%) Windows
2 20 (4.46%) Unix
3 5 (1.12%) Android
3 5 (1.12%) Apple iOS
3 5 (1.12%) VMS
4 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 388 (86.61%) TDD
2 361 (80.58%) Agile Software Development
3 228 (50.89%) MVC
4 163 (36.38%) Web Application Development
5 152 (33.93%) Scrum
6 136 (30.36%) Test Automation
7 110 (24.55%) OO
8 83 (18.53%) Continuous Integration
9 58 (12.95%) Software Engineering
10 51 (11.38%) Kanban
11 49 (10.94%) Continuous Delivery
12 43 (9.60%) Test Strategy
13 40 (8.93%) SOLID
14 38 (8.48%) Test Scripting
15 37 (8.26%) SDET
16 36 (8.04%) Open Source
17 35 (7.81%) Continuous Improvement
18 34 (7.59%) Mentoring
19 33 (7.37%) ATDD
20 31 (6.92%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 268 (59.82%) C#
2 150 (33.48%) Ruby
3 128 (28.57%) Java
4 78 (17.41%) JavaScript
5 45 (10.04%) Python
6 37 (8.26%) SQL
7 26 (5.80%) TypeScript
8 16 (3.57%) VB
9 15 (3.35%) PHP
9 15 (3.35%) Shell Script
9 15 (3.35%) VB.NET
10 14 (3.13%) XAML
11 12 (2.68%) T-SQL
12 9 (2.01%) F#
13 6 (1.34%) Scala
14 5 (1.12%) Clojure
14 5 (1.12%) ES6
14 5 (1.12%) Go
14 5 (1.12%) Rust
15 3 (0.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (4.69%) Degree
2 9 (2.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (1.79%) ISTQB
4 7 (1.56%) ISEB
4 7 (1.56%) MCTS
4 7 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (20.76%) QA
2 6 (1.34%) PMO
3 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (3.57%) Docker
2 1 (0.22%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 12 (2.68%) Grafana
2 7 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.12%) Ansible
3 5 (1.12%) Puppet
3 5 (1.12%) Tivoli
4 4 (0.89%) Kibana
5 1 (0.22%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 62 (13.84%) Microsoft
2 45 (10.04%) Google
3 33 (7.37%) Apple
3 33 (7.37%) Facebook
3 33 (7.37%) Sony
3 33 (7.37%) Yahoo!
4 20 (4.46%) Xamarin
5 17 (3.79%) Atlassian
6 12 (2.68%) SaltStack
7 9 (2.01%) Perforce
7 9 (2.01%) RedGate
8 8 (1.79%) New Relic
9 4 (0.89%) Red Hat
9 4 (0.89%) Virgin Media
10 3 (0.67%) Oracle
10 3 (0.67%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.45%) CA Agile Central
11 2 (0.45%) IBM
12 1 (0.22%) Cloudera
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Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £50,000-£80,000 + Bonus & Benefits
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