The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 35 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BDD 13 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 4.41% - 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.83% - 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 2
Average salary £37,500 - £30,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
BDD
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bath region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
223 341 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 75.59% 82.17% 81.54%
Number of salaries quoted 214 289 229
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

BDD
Salary Trend in Bath

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

BDD Salary Trend in Bath

BDD
Salary Histogram in Bath

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Bath region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Bath

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bath region citing BDD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BDD.

1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (53.85%) TDD
3 7 (53.85%) Java
4 6 (46.15%) C#
4 6 (46.15%) .NET
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
4 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
4 6 (46.15%) MVC
4 6 (46.15%) Selenium
4 6 (46.15%) Scrum
4 6 (46.15%) RESTful
4 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (38.46%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle
5 5 (38.46%) Music Industry
5 5 (38.46%) Java EE
5 5 (38.46%) Degree
5 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
5 5 (38.46%) JUnit
5 5 (38.46%) WebLogic
5 5 (38.46%) RDBMS
5 5 (38.46%) Web Application Development
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database
5 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
5 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (30.77%) Maven
6 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
6 4 (30.77%) Cucumber
7 2 (15.38%) Spring

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bath region citing BDD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) RDBMS
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database
2 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Selenium
2 5 (38.46%) JUnit
3 4 (30.77%) Maven
3 4 (30.77%) Cucumber
4 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
4 1 (7.69%) Jasmine
4 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 1 (7.69%) Ant
4 1 (7.69%) NUnit
4 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (7.69%) Mercurial
4 1 (7.69%) Sahi
4 1 (7.69%) Moq
General
1 5 (38.46%) Music Industry
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Tester
3 4 (30.77%) Software Tester
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
1 6 (46.15%) RESTful
1 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (38.46%) Java EE
2 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (15.38%) HTML
3 2 (15.38%) jQuery
3 2 (15.38%) J2EE
3 2 (15.38%) Spring
3 2 (15.38%) CSS
4 1 (7.69%) SOAP
4 1 (7.69%) Web Services
4 1 (7.69%) XML
4 1 (7.69%) XHTML
4 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.69%) HTML5
4 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
4 1 (7.69%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) UNIX
1 1 (7.69%) Solaris
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (53.85%) TDD
4 6 (46.15%) MVC
4 6 (46.15%) Scrum
5 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
5 5 (38.46%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (38.46%) Web Application Development
6 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 1 (7.69%) Functional Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Market Research
7 1 (7.69%) Open Source
7 1 (7.69%) OO
7 1 (7.69%) SOA
7 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle