The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 35 44 48
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Permanent jobs citing BDD 15 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 6.36% 3.30% 2.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.28% 3.67% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 12
Median salary £52,500 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
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 Cheltenham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
206 409 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 87.29% 90.09% 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 166 232 298
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheltenham region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

BDD
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

BDD Salary Trend in Cheltenham

BDD
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

BDD Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 1 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for BDD.

1 35 (97.22%) SOAP
1 35 (97.22%) Web Services
1 35 (97.22%) REST
2 34 (94.44%) Git (software)
2 34 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (91.67%) Retail
3 33 (91.67%) JIRA
3 33 (91.67%) Linux
4 32 (88.89%) Kanban
4 32 (88.89%) Scrum
5 30 (83.33%) TDD
5 30 (83.33%) Integration Testing
5 30 (83.33%) XML
5 30 (83.33%) Java
6 29 (80.56%) JUnit
6 29 (80.56%) IntelliJ
6 29 (80.56%) JBoss
6 29 (80.56%) Tomcat
6 29 (80.56%) Hibernate
6 29 (80.56%) JSON
6 29 (80.56%) Mule
6 29 (80.56%) JPA
6 29 (80.56%) Spring
6 29 (80.56%) MongoDB
6 29 (80.56%) NoSQL
6 29 (80.56%) Spring Integration
6 29 (80.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 29 (80.56%) Apache Camel
6 29 (80.56%) Mule ESB
7 27 (75.00%) Amazon EC2

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 29 (80.56%) JBoss
1 29 (80.56%) Mule
1 29 (80.56%) Mule ESB
1 29 (80.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (58.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 27 (75.00%) Amazon EC2
2 26 (72.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (80.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 29 (80.56%) MongoDB
1 29 (80.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 34 (94.44%) Git (software)
2 33 (91.67%) JIRA
3 29 (80.56%) IntelliJ
3 29 (80.56%) JUnit
4 6 (16.67%) Zephyr
5 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (5.56%) Maven
6 2 (5.56%) TestNG
7 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.78%) Selenium
7 1 (2.78%) WebDriver
General
1 33 (91.67%) Retail
2 22 (61.11%) Finance
3 21 (58.33%) Electronics
3 21 (58.33%) Manufacturing
3 21 (58.33%) Marketing
3 21 (58.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (80.56%) Developer
1 29 (80.56%) Java Developer
2 23 (63.89%) Senior Developer
2 23 (63.89%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Manual Tester
3 5 (13.89%) Tester
4 2 (5.56%) Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Test Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) Service Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (97.22%) REST
1 35 (97.22%) SOAP
1 35 (97.22%) Web Services
2 30 (83.33%) XML
3 29 (80.56%) Apache Camel
3 29 (80.56%) Hibernate
3 29 (80.56%) JPA
3 29 (80.56%) JSON
3 29 (80.56%) Spring
3 29 (80.56%) Spring Integration
4 27 (75.00%) Spring MVC
5 6 (16.67%) Gherkin
6 2 (5.56%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 33 (91.67%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (88.89%) Kanban
2 32 (88.89%) Scrum
3 30 (83.33%) Integration Testing
3 30 (83.33%) TDD
4 27 (75.00%) MVC
5 26 (72.22%) E-Commerce
6 21 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
6 21 (58.33%) Digital Marketing
6 21 (58.33%) Programme Management
7 14 (38.89%) OO
7 14 (38.89%) OOP
8 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
9 6 (16.67%) Defect Management
9 6 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
10 5 (13.89%) Data Transformation
10 5 (13.89%) Manual Testing
10 5 (13.89%) Test Management
11 2 (5.56%) Multithreaded Programming
11 2 (5.56%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 30 (83.33%) Java
2 9 (25.00%) C#
2 9 (25.00%) Python
2 9 (25.00%) Ruby
2 9 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) ISEB
1 6 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 5 (13.89%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 27 (75.00%) Apple
2 21 (58.33%) SAP
3 6 (16.67%) HP
3 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
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