The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 40 32 33
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs citing BDD 3 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 1.31% 6.49% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 7.61% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 1
Median salary £33,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% -11.76%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
BDD
Devon

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
199 197 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 86.90% 85.28% 82.49%
Number of salaries quoted 183 144 122
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,527 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

BDD
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

BDD Salary Trend in Exeter

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Exeter region with a requirement for BDD.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) NUnit
2 2 (66.67%) ISO 9001
2 2 (66.67%) ISO 14001
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Spring Boot
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Java EE
3 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) NUnit
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Software Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C++ Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C++ Software Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C++/C# Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Software Tester
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Tester
3 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) Java EE
1 1 (33.33%) JPA
1 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO 14001
1 2 (66.67%) ISO 9001