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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South East / Kent
Rank 38 87 79
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -8
Permanent jobs citing BDD 51 12 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 6.17% 1.15% 3.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.81% 1.26% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 50 7 33
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £44,000
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 Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
749 954 946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 90.57% 91.55% 88.00%
Number of salaries quoted 606 841 840
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £55,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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
Maidstone 0 15 £45,000 - 1
Tunbridge Wells +25 10 £45,000 -12.19% 1
West Malling +4 10 £55,000 +20.21% 2
Dartford - 7 £42,500 -
Rochester - 2 £35,000 - 1
Chatham - 1 £32,500 -
Sittingbourne - 1 £37,500 - 1
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 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 Kent region with a requirement for BDD.

1 83 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (97.59%) TDD
3 77 (92.77%) MVC
3 77 (92.77%) C#
3 77 (92.77%) .NET
3 77 (92.77%) SQL Server
3 77 (92.77%) ASP.NET
3 77 (92.77%) ASP.NET MVC
4 73 (87.95%) Web Application Development
4 73 (87.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 72 (86.75%) SQL Server 2014
5 72 (86.75%) RESTful
6 70 (84.34%) ASP.NET Web API
7 29 (34.94%) Scrum
7 29 (34.94%) WCF
8 27 (32.53%) OO
8 27 (32.53%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (31.33%) NoSQL
10 25 (30.12%) Node.js
10 25 (30.12%) Git (software)
10 25 (30.12%) Ruby
11 24 (28.92%) Microsoft
11 24 (28.92%) Dependency Injection
11 24 (28.92%) AngularJS
12 23 (27.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 23 (27.71%) KnockoutJS
12 23 (27.71%) Facebook
12 23 (27.71%) Advertising
12 23 (27.71%) Marketing
13 20 (24.10%) Tandem

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 3 (3.61%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (3.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.82%) Google Play
2 2 (2.41%) SaaS
3 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.20%) GitHub
3 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (92.77%) SQL Server
2 72 (86.75%) SQL Server 2014
3 26 (31.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 25 (30.12%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.61%) SpecFlow
2 3 (3.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.61%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.41%) JIRA
3 2 (2.41%) Moq
3 2 (2.41%) NUnit
3 2 (2.41%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 23 (27.71%) Advertising
1 23 (27.71%) Marketing
2 7 (8.43%) Games
3 1 (1.20%) Finance
3 1 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 81 (97.59%) Developer
2 77 (92.77%) .NET Developer
3 14 (16.87%) .NET Software Developer
4 5 (6.02%) Analyst
5 4 (4.82%) Android Developer
6 3 (3.61%) .NET Analyst Programmer
6 3 (3.61%) .NET Programmer
6 3 (3.61%) .NET Software Engineer
6 3 (3.61%) Analyst Developer
6 3 (3.61%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (3.61%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 3 (3.61%) Programmer
6 3 (3.61%) Software Analyst
6 3 (3.61%) Software Engineer
6 3 (3.61%) Software Programmer
7 2 (2.41%) Business Analyst
7 2 (2.41%) Business Test Analyst
7 2 (2.41%) QA Analyst
7 2 (2.41%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (2.41%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (92.77%) .NET
1 77 (92.77%) ASP.NET
1 77 (92.77%) ASP.NET MVC
2 73 (87.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 72 (86.75%) RESTful
4 70 (84.34%) ASP.NET Web API
5 29 (34.94%) WCF
6 25 (30.12%) Node.js
7 24 (28.92%) AngularJS
8 23 (27.71%) KnockoutJS
8 23 (27.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 16 (19.28%) .NET Framework
9 16 (19.28%) Entity Framework
10 13 (15.66%) Code First Entity Framework
11 4 (4.82%) Android SDK
12 3 (3.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (3.61%) CSS
12 3 (3.61%) RabbitMQ
12 3 (3.61%) Unity DI Container
12 3 (3.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.10%) Tandem
2 10 (12.05%) Social Network
3 4 (4.82%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.61%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.20%) Blog
5 1 (1.20%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.82%) Android
2 2 (2.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (97.59%) TDD
3 77 (92.77%) MVC
4 73 (87.95%) Web Application Development
5 29 (34.94%) Scrum
6 27 (32.53%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (32.53%) OO
7 24 (28.92%) Dependency Injection
8 10 (12.05%) SDLC
9 4 (4.82%) Android Development
10 3 (3.61%) CQRS
10 3 (3.61%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 3 (3.61%) Software Engineering
10 3 (3.61%) SOLID
11 2 (2.41%) Business Analysis
11 2 (2.41%) Requirements Analysis
11 2 (2.41%) Test Management
11 2 (2.41%) Test Scripting
11 2 (2.41%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (2.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 77 (92.77%) C#
2 25 (30.12%) Ruby
3 10 (12.05%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.82%) Java
4 4 (4.82%) Objective-C
5 3 (3.61%) SQL
5 3 (3.61%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.20%) VB
6 1 (1.20%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.23%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (28.92%) Microsoft
2 23 (27.71%) Facebook
3 6 (7.23%) Google
West Malling, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rochester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sittingbourne, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Malling, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago