The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 36 43 57
Rank change year-on-year +7 +14  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 7 28 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 2.41% 4.74% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.93% 5.45% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 10
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +18.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,750 £37,500
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 Suffolk with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 239 514 463
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 82.13% 86.97% 82.97%
Number of salaries quoted 210 446 375
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 Suffolk

BDD
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for BDD in Suffolk

BDD
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 25 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
Bury St Edmunds -6 5 £37,500 -16.66%
Lowestoft - 2 £45,000 -
BDD
East of England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 25 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for BDD.

1 19 (100.00%) TDD
2 18 (94.74%) .NET
2 18 (94.74%) C#
2 18 (94.74%) WCF
3 16 (84.21%) Windows
4 15 (78.95%) CRM
4 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
4 15 (78.95%) SQL
4 15 (78.95%) Pair Programming
4 15 (78.95%) Workflow
4 15 (78.95%) Dynamics CRM
4 15 (78.95%) MVVM
5 12 (63.16%) MVC
5 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET Web API
6 11 (57.89%) Silverlight
7 9 (47.37%) XAML
7 9 (47.37%) LINQ
7 9 (47.37%) WPF
7 9 (47.37%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (42.11%) Web Application Development
9 7 (36.84%) AngularJS
10 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (31.58%) Automated Testing
10 6 (31.58%) Data Modelling
10 6 (31.58%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (31.58%) Reactive Extensions
10 6 (31.58%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
10 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (26.32%) Line Management

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 1 (5.26%) CMS
Business Applications
1 15 (78.95%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) C# Developer
3 7 (36.84%) .NET Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Senior C# Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Senior Developer
5 4 (21.05%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Graduate
5 4 (21.05%) Graduate C# Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Graduate Developer
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Developer
6 2 (10.53%) .NET Development Team Leader
6 2 (10.53%) .NET Team Leader
6 2 (10.53%) Applications Developer
6 2 (10.53%) C# Application Developer
6 2 (10.53%) C# Web Applications Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Development Team Leader
6 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
6 2 (10.53%) Web Applications Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (94.74%) .NET
1 18 (94.74%) WCF
2 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET Web API
3 11 (57.89%) Silverlight
4 9 (47.37%) LINQ
4 9 (47.37%) WPF
5 7 (36.84%) AngularJS
6 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
6 6 (31.58%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 6 (31.58%) Reactive Extensions
7 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
7 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 3 (15.79%) Node.js
7 3 (15.79%) RESTful
8 1 (5.26%) CSS
8 1 (5.26%) HTML
8 1 (5.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Android
2 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) TDD
2 15 (78.95%) CRM
2 15 (78.95%) MVVM
2 15 (78.95%) Pair Programming
2 15 (78.95%) Workflow
3 12 (63.16%) MVC
4 8 (42.11%) Web Application Development
5 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (31.58%) Automated Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Data Modelling
6 5 (26.32%) Line Management
7 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (15.79%) OO
8 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
9 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
10 1 (5.26%) Android Development
10 1 (5.26%) Front End Development
10 1 (5.26%) iOS Development
10 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) C#
2 15 (78.95%) SQL
3 9 (47.37%) XAML
4 3 (15.79%) Ruby
5 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
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