The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertford 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)
Hertfordshire / Hertford
Rank 14 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 7.69% 8.00% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.57% 10.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Median salary £25,000 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
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 Hertford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
35 20 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 89.74% 80.00% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 34 19 26
Median salary £32,500 £62,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-48.00% +52.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

BDD
Salary Trend in Hertford

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

BDD Salary Trend in Hertford

BDD
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Hertford

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 Hertford region with a requirement for BDD.

1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Retail
2 4 (80.00%) System Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford 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:

Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (80.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Software Tester
1 4 (80.00%) Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Junior
2 2 (40.00%) Junior Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Software Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Software Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) System Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing