The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 47 47 49
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing BDD 7 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 2.43% 3.59% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.82% 4.19% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 3
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,600 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
BDD
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
248 310 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 86.11% 85.64% 81.29%
Number of salaries quoted 224 249 209
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +7.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £49,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

BDD
Salary Trend in Devon

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

BDD Salary Trend in Devon

BDD
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Devon region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Devon

BDD
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Devon region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Buckfastleigh - 4 £42,500 -
Torquay - 4 £42,500 -
Barnstaple +18 1 - -
BDD
South West

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 Devon region with a requirement for BDD.

1 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (82.61%) TDD
3 18 (78.26%) C#
4 16 (69.57%) Java
4 16 (69.57%) Scrum
4 16 (69.57%) Git (software)
4 16 (69.57%) REST
5 15 (65.22%) SQL
5 15 (65.22%) MySQL
5 15 (65.22%) Software Engineering
6 14 (60.87%) MVC
7 12 (52.17%) Web Services
7 12 (52.17%) OOD
7 12 (52.17%) JUnit
7 12 (52.17%) OOP
7 12 (52.17%) OO
7 12 (52.17%) J2EE
7 12 (52.17%) Pair Programming
7 12 (52.17%) Retail
7 12 (52.17%) Spring
7 12 (52.17%) JSON
7 12 (52.17%) Mathematics
7 12 (52.17%) Spring MVC
7 12 (52.17%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (52.17%) Apache CXF
7 12 (52.17%) hybris
7 12 (52.17%) Apache Camel
7 12 (52.17%) Procedural Programming
8 8 (34.78%) HTML5
8 8 (34.78%) HTML

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (8.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (65.22%) MySQL
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
3 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (69.57%) Git (software)
2 12 (52.17%) JUnit
3 4 (17.39%) JIRA
4 1 (4.35%) HP UFT
4 1 (4.35%) Selenium
General
1 12 (52.17%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Software Engineer
2 12 (52.17%) C# Software Engineer
2 12 (52.17%) Java Engineer
2 12 (52.17%) Java Software Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Developer
4 5 (21.74%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (17.39%) HTML CSS Developer
5 4 (17.39%) HTML Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Junior
5 4 (17.39%) Junior Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Junior JavaScript Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Junior Ruby on Rails Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (69.57%) REST
2 12 (52.17%) Apache Camel
2 12 (52.17%) Apache CXF
2 12 (52.17%) J2EE
2 12 (52.17%) JSON
2 12 (52.17%) Spring
2 12 (52.17%) Spring MVC
2 12 (52.17%) Web Services
3 8 (34.78%) CSS
3 8 (34.78%) HTML
3 8 (34.78%) HTML5
4 4 (17.39%) AngularJS
4 4 (17.39%) CSS3
4 4 (17.39%) jQuery
4 4 (17.39%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (17.39%) Sass
5 2 (8.70%) .NET
6 1 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Mathematics
2 4 (17.39%) Blog
2 4 (17.39%) User Experience
3 2 (8.70%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (82.61%) TDD
3 16 (69.57%) Scrum
4 15 (65.22%) Software Engineering
5 14 (60.87%) MVC
6 12 (52.17%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (52.17%) OO
6 12 (52.17%) OOD
6 12 (52.17%) OOP
6 12 (52.17%) Pair Programming
6 12 (52.17%) Procedural Programming
7 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
8 4 (17.39%) Kanban
8 4 (17.39%) User Stories
9 3 (13.04%) Integration Testing
9 3 (13.04%) Open Source
9 3 (13.04%) Workflow
10 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
10 2 (8.70%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) C#
2 16 (69.57%) Java
3 15 (65.22%) SQL
4 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 6 (26.09%) Ruby
5 4 (17.39%) PHP
6 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) hybris
2 1 (4.35%) Google