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

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 52 76 86
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +10
Permanent jobs citing BDD 34 27 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.50% 2.48% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.06% 2.85% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 34 27 22
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -4.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £54,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
BDD
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
837 946 1000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 86.11% 86.87% 88.34%
Number of salaries quoted 748 824 852
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,350 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

BDD
Salary Trend in Kent

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

BDD Salary Trend in Kent

BDD
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Kent

BDD
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Dartford +10 13 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Chatham - 8 £50,000 - 1
Stansted - 8 £47,500 - 1
Tunbridge Wells +12 3 £25,000 -37.50%
West Malling - 1 £50,000 -
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Kent region with a requirement for BDD.

1 68 (97.14%) C#
1 68 (97.14%) TDD
2 67 (95.71%) SQL Server
3 64 (91.43%) .NET
4 63 (90.00%) ASP.NET
4 63 (90.00%) MVC
4 63 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 63 (90.00%) Web Application Development
4 63 (90.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 63 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 60 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
6 45 (64.29%) ASP.NET Web API
6 45 (64.29%) RESTful
7 32 (45.71%) AngularJS
7 32 (45.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 32 (45.71%) KnockoutJS
8 28 (40.00%) WCF
8 28 (40.00%) Microsoft
9 25 (35.71%) Git (software)
10 24 (34.29%) Scrum
10 24 (34.29%) Tandem
11 21 (30.00%) Ruby
12 20 (28.57%) .NET Framework
12 20 (28.57%) NoSQL
12 20 (28.57%) Node.js
13 18 (25.71%) MVVM
13 18 (25.71%) Rhino Mocks
13 18 (25.71%) Moq
13 18 (25.71%) Kanban
13 18 (25.71%) NHibernate

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 4 (5.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (1.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (95.71%) SQL Server
2 63 (90.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 20 (28.57%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.43%) MySQL
4 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (35.71%) Git (software)
2 18 (25.71%) Moq
2 18 (25.71%) NUnit
2 18 (25.71%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (8.57%) Selenium
4 5 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (7.14%) WebDriver
5 4 (5.71%) Cucumber
5 4 (5.71%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.43%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.43%) JIRA
6 1 (1.43%) PEAR
6 1 (1.43%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.43%) Subversion
6 1 (1.43%) TestComplete
General
1 16 (22.86%) Games
2 1 (1.43%) Advertising
2 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 65 (92.86%) Developer
2 63 (90.00%) .NET Developer
3 10 (14.29%) Graduate
3 10 (14.29%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 10 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
3 10 (14.29%) Internet Developer
3 10 (14.29%) Junior
3 10 (14.29%) Junior .NET Developer
3 10 (14.29%) Junior Developer
4 4 (5.71%) Selenium Tester
4 4 (5.71%) Tester
5 1 (1.43%) Analyst
5 1 (1.43%) Automation Tester
5 1 (1.43%) C# Developer
5 1 (1.43%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (1.43%) Developer in Test
5 1 (1.43%) PHP Developer
5 1 (1.43%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 1 (1.43%) Software Developer
5 1 (1.43%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (91.43%) .NET
2 63 (90.00%) ASP.NET
2 63 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 63 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 45 (64.29%) ASP.NET Web API
3 45 (64.29%) RESTful
4 32 (45.71%) AngularJS
4 32 (45.71%) KnockoutJS
4 32 (45.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 28 (40.00%) WCF
6 20 (28.57%) .NET Framework
6 20 (28.57%) Node.js
7 18 (25.71%) NHibernate
7 18 (25.71%) WinForms
7 18 (25.71%) WPF
8 10 (14.29%) Code First Entity Framework
8 10 (14.29%) Entity Framework
9 5 (7.14%) Gherkin
9 5 (7.14%) HTML
10 4 (5.71%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (34.29%) Tandem
2 5 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.86%) Social Network
4 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (97.14%) TDD
2 63 (90.00%) MVC
2 63 (90.00%) Web Application Development
3 60 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (34.29%) Scrum
5 18 (25.71%) Kanban
5 18 (25.71%) MVVM
6 10 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (11.43%) Web Development
8 5 (7.14%) Test Strategy
9 4 (5.71%) Automation Testing
9 4 (5.71%) Coaching
9 4 (5.71%) Exploratory Testing
9 4 (5.71%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.71%) Regression Testing
9 4 (5.71%) Time Management
10 3 (4.29%) OO
10 3 (4.29%) SDLC
11 2 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
12 1 (1.43%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (97.14%) C#
2 21 (30.00%) Ruby
3 10 (14.29%) VB
3 10 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 9 (12.86%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.57%) SQL
6 1 (1.43%) Java
6 1 (1.43%) PHP
6 1 (1.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (21.43%) Degree
2 5 (7.14%) ISEB
3 2 (2.86%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.43%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.43%) Google
3 1 (1.43%) Facebook
3 1 (1.43%) Zend
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