The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Somerset / Bath
Rank 40 43 34
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs citing BDD 7 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 2.58% 2.33% 5.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.98% 2.61% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 14
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £48,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
235 230 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 86.72% 89.15% 85.56%
Number of salaries quoted 208 203 228
Median salary £41,000 £39,750 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.14% +10.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

The demand trend of job ads across the Bath region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 January 2017.

BDD Salary Histogram in Bath

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Bath region with a requirement for BDD.

1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) TDD
2 5 (45.45%) REST
3 4 (36.36%) Selenium
4 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 3 (27.27%) IPv6
4 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 3 (27.27%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (27.27%) C#
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) FreeBSD
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
4 3 (27.27%) SpecFlow
4 3 (27.27%) Gherkin
4 3 (27.27%) Ansible
4 3 (27.27%) DevOps
5 2 (18.18%) Icinga
5 2 (18.18%) Microservices
5 2 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (18.18%) IPv4
5 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Groovy
5 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
5 2 (18.18%) OO
5 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
5 2 (18.18%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) CSS

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bath 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 2 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) IPv6
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 2 (18.18%) IPv4
3 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
1 1 (9.09%) InfluxDB
1 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
1 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Selenium
2 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
2 3 (27.27%) SpecFlow
3 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 1 (9.09%) Gradle
3 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 1 (9.09%) Maven
3 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Test Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Tester
3 1 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Web Automation Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) REST
2 3 (27.27%) Gherkin
3 2 (18.18%) CSS
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
4 1 (9.09%) .NET
4 1 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
4 1 (9.09%) HTML5
4 1 (9.09%) J2EE
4 1 (9.09%) Java EE
4 1 (9.09%) JPA
4 1 (9.09%) jQuery
4 1 (9.09%) Middleware
4 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (9.09%) RESTful
4 1 (9.09%) Spring
4 1 (9.09%) Spring Boot
4 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) FreeBSD
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) TDD
3 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
3 3 (27.27%) DevOps
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Microservices
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
5 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) OOD
5 1 (9.09%) OOP
5 1 (9.09%) Open Source
5 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C#
1 3 (27.27%) Java
1 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) Groovy
3 1 (9.09%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Ansible
2 2 (18.18%) Icinga
3 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft