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

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 49 85 78
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -7
Permanent jobs citing BDD 36 18 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.73% 1.68% 2.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.25% 1.98% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 36 18 28
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,130 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,900 £53,250
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
847 910 1005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 87.68% 84.81% 86.04%
Number of salaries quoted 745 788 877
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 June 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 June 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 +9 13 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Stansted - 5 £47,500 - 1
West Malling - 5 £50,000 -
Tunbridge Wells +11 4 £25,000 -37.50%
Chatham - 4 £50,000 - 1
Cranbrook - 2 £40,000 -
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 62 (95.38%) C#
2 61 (93.85%) TDD
3 59 (90.77%) SQL Server
4 56 (86.15%) .NET
5 55 (84.62%) ASP.NET
5 55 (84.62%) MVC
5 55 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (84.62%) ASP.NET MVC
5 55 (84.62%) Web Application Development
5 55 (84.62%) SQL Server 2014
5 55 (84.62%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 40 (61.54%) ASP.NET Web API
6 40 (61.54%) RESTful
7 25 (38.46%) AngularJS
7 25 (38.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 25 (38.46%) KnockoutJS
7 25 (38.46%) Scrum
7 25 (38.46%) Microsoft
8 22 (33.85%) Git (software)
9 21 (32.31%) WCF
10 20 (30.77%) Tandem
11 18 (27.69%) Ruby
12 16 (24.62%) .NET Framework
12 16 (24.62%) NoSQL
12 16 (24.62%) Node.js
13 15 (23.08%) Kanban
13 15 (23.08%) MVVM
13 15 (23.08%) Rhino Mocks
13 15 (23.08%) Moq
13 15 (23.08%) Degree

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 5 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.38%) Internet
2 2 (3.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (90.77%) SQL Server
2 55 (84.62%) SQL Server 2014
3 16 (24.62%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.08%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.08%) MySQL
4 2 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (33.85%) Git (software)
2 15 (23.08%) Moq
2 15 (23.08%) NUnit
2 15 (23.08%) Rhino Mocks
3 7 (10.77%) Selenium
3 7 (10.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (7.69%) Cucumber
4 5 (7.69%) SpecFlow
4 5 (7.69%) WebDriver
5 2 (3.08%) JIRA
5 2 (3.08%) PEAR
5 2 (3.08%) Subversion
6 1 (1.54%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.54%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.54%) TestComplete
General
1 9 (13.85%) Games
2 3 (4.62%) Advertising
2 3 (4.62%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 58 (89.23%) Developer
2 55 (84.62%) .NET Developer
3 10 (15.38%) Graduate
3 10 (15.38%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 10 (15.38%) Graduate Developer
3 10 (15.38%) Internet Developer
3 10 (15.38%) Junior
3 10 (15.38%) Junior .NET Developer
3 10 (15.38%) Junior Developer
4 4 (6.15%) Selenium Tester
4 4 (6.15%) Tester
5 2 (3.08%) PHP Developer
6 1 (1.54%) Analyst
6 1 (1.54%) C# Developer
6 1 (1.54%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (1.54%) QA Engineer
6 1 (1.54%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 1 (1.54%) Senior QA Engineer
6 1 (1.54%) Software Developer
6 1 (1.54%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (86.15%) .NET
2 55 (84.62%) ASP.NET
2 55 (84.62%) ASP.NET MVC
2 55 (84.62%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 40 (61.54%) ASP.NET Web API
3 40 (61.54%) RESTful
4 25 (38.46%) AngularJS
4 25 (38.46%) KnockoutJS
4 25 (38.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 21 (32.31%) WCF
6 16 (24.62%) .NET Framework
6 16 (24.62%) Node.js
7 15 (23.08%) NHibernate
7 15 (23.08%) WinForms
7 15 (23.08%) WPF
8 6 (9.23%) Code First Entity Framework
8 6 (9.23%) Entity Framework
8 6 (9.23%) Gherkin
8 6 (9.23%) HTML
9 4 (6.15%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (30.77%) Tandem
2 5 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.08%) Social Network
4 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (93.85%) TDD
2 55 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (84.62%) MVC
2 55 (84.62%) Web Application Development
3 25 (38.46%) Scrum
4 15 (23.08%) Kanban
4 15 (23.08%) MVVM
5 10 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (9.23%) Test Strategy
7 5 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (7.69%) Web Development
8 4 (6.15%) Automation Testing
8 4 (6.15%) Coaching
8 4 (6.15%) Mentoring
8 4 (6.15%) OO
8 4 (6.15%) Regression Testing
8 4 (6.15%) Time Management
9 3 (4.62%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (4.62%) SDLC
10 2 (3.08%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 62 (95.38%) C#
2 18 (27.69%) Ruby
3 10 (15.38%) VB
3 10 (15.38%) VB.NET
4 9 (13.85%) SQL
5 6 (9.23%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.08%) Java
6 2 (3.08%) PHP
6 2 (3.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (23.08%) Degree
2 5 (7.69%) ISEB
3 2 (3.08%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.54%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.77%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) SDET
Vendors
1 25 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.69%) Google
3 3 (4.62%) Facebook
4 2 (3.08%) Zend
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chatham, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stansted, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday