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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 59 78 85
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +7
Permanent jobs citing BDD 38 17 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.61% 1.77% 2.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.06% 2.18% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 37 17 26
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,600 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,100 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,025 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+10.06% -2.43%
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
936 780 1043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 88.89% 81.17% 85.99%
Number of salaries quoted 813 700 838
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £63,200
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 6 May 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 6 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
Dartford - 12 £42,500 - 1
West Malling - 10 £50,000 - 1
Tunbridge Wells +7 9 £25,000 -37.50% 1
Cranbrook - 2 £40,000 -
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

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

1 48 (92.31%) C#
2 46 (88.46%) TDD
3 44 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (82.69%) SQL Server
5 42 (80.77%) .NET
6 39 (75.00%) ASP.NET
7 38 (73.08%) MVC
7 38 (73.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 38 (73.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 37 (71.15%) SQL Server 2014
8 37 (71.15%) Web Application Development
9 28 (53.85%) ASP.NET Web API
10 27 (51.92%) RESTful
11 25 (48.08%) Scrum
12 20 (38.46%) Microsoft
13 17 (32.69%) Git (software)
14 14 (26.92%) Degree
14 14 (26.92%) WCF
14 14 (26.92%) AngularJS
14 14 (26.92%) KnockoutJS
15 13 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 13 (25.00%) SQL
15 13 (25.00%) Ruby
16 12 (23.08%) Tandem
16 12 (23.08%) Kanban
17 11 (21.15%) .NET Framework
17 11 (21.15%) Node.js
17 11 (21.15%) NoSQL
17 11 (21.15%) Windows
18 10 (19.23%) VB

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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (21.15%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (13.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) Internet
2 2 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (82.69%) SQL Server
2 37 (71.15%) SQL Server 2014
3 11 (21.15%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.85%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.85%) MySQL
4 2 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.92%) Redis
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (32.69%) Git (software)
2 10 (19.23%) Moq
2 10 (19.23%) NUnit
2 10 (19.23%) Rhino Mocks
3 9 (17.31%) Selenium
3 9 (17.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (13.46%) Cucumber
4 7 (13.46%) SpecFlow
5 6 (11.54%) WebDriver
6 2 (3.85%) JIRA
6 2 (3.85%) PEAR
6 2 (3.85%) Subversion
7 1 (1.92%) Grunt
7 1 (1.92%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.92%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.92%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (1.92%) NCrunch
7 1 (1.92%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.92%) TestComplete
General
1 3 (5.77%) Advertising
1 3 (5.77%) Marketing
2 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (80.77%) Developer
2 38 (73.08%) .NET Developer
3 8 (15.38%) Graduate
3 8 (15.38%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 8 (15.38%) Graduate Developer
3 8 (15.38%) Internet Developer
3 8 (15.38%) Junior
3 8 (15.38%) Junior .NET Developer
3 8 (15.38%) Junior Developer
4 5 (9.62%) Tester
5 4 (7.69%) Selenium Tester
6 2 (3.85%) Automation Tester
6 2 (3.85%) C# Developer
6 2 (3.85%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (3.85%) PHP Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Software Developer
7 1 (1.92%) Analyst
7 1 (1.92%) Applications Developer
7 1 (1.92%) Test Analyst
7 1 (1.92%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (80.77%) .NET
2 39 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 38 (73.08%) ASP.NET MVC
3 38 (73.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 28 (53.85%) ASP.NET Web API
5 27 (51.92%) RESTful
6 14 (26.92%) AngularJS
6 14 (26.92%) KnockoutJS
6 14 (26.92%) WCF
7 13 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 11 (21.15%) .NET Framework
9 10 (19.23%) NHibernate
9 10 (19.23%) WinForms
9 10 (19.23%) WPF
10 8 (15.38%) Gherkin
10 8 (15.38%) HTML
11 6 (11.54%) CSS
12 5 (9.62%) DOM
13 3 (5.77%) Code First Entity Framework
13 3 (5.77%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) Tandem
2 6 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.85%) Social Network
5 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.92%) Blog
5 1 (1.92%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (88.46%) TDD
2 44 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (73.08%) MVC
4 37 (71.15%) Web Application Development
5 25 (48.08%) Scrum
6 12 (23.08%) Kanban
7 10 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (19.23%) MVVM
8 6 (11.54%) Test Strategy
9 5 (9.62%) Automation Testing
9 5 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (9.62%) Regression Testing
9 5 (9.62%) Time Management
10 4 (7.69%) Coaching
10 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
10 4 (7.69%) OO
10 4 (7.69%) SDLC
10 4 (7.69%) Test Scripting
11 3 (5.77%) Dependency Injection
12 2 (3.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (92.31%) C#
2 13 (25.00%) Ruby
2 13 (25.00%) SQL
3 10 (19.23%) VB
3 10 (19.23%) VB.NET
4 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.85%) Java
5 2 (3.85%) PHP
5 2 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (26.92%) Degree
2 5 (9.62%) ISEB
3 2 (3.85%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.92%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.23%) QA
2 2 (3.85%) SDET
Vendors
1 20 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.77%) Facebook
3 2 (3.85%) Zend
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