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

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South East / Kent
Rank 34 90 82
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -8
Permanent jobs citing BDD 57 13 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 6.82% 1.16% 2.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.68% 1.27% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 55 12 26
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £40,000
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
742 1021 875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 88.76% 91.16% 85.62%
Number of salaries quoted 587 881 787
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 February 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 February 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
West Malling +7 18 £55,000 +15.78% 2
Tunbridge Wells +31 14 £45,000 +80.00% 2
Maidstone - 13 £45,000 -
Dartford -1 5 £42,500 - 1
Sittingbourne - 4 £37,500 - 1
Tonbridge +6 1 £80,000 +88.23%
Rochester - 1 £35,000 -
BDD
South East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 93 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (95.70%) TDD
3 87 (93.55%) C#
3 87 (93.55%) .NET
3 87 (93.55%) SQL Server
3 87 (93.55%) ASP.NET
3 87 (93.55%) MVC
3 87 (93.55%) ASP.NET MVC
4 83 (89.25%) RESTful
5 82 (88.17%) Web Application Development
5 82 (88.17%) ASP.NET Web API
5 82 (88.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 72 (77.42%) SQL Server 2014
7 36 (38.71%) WCF
7 36 (38.71%) OO
8 34 (36.56%) NoSQL
9 33 (35.48%) Node.js
9 33 (35.48%) Git (software)
9 33 (35.48%) Scrum
9 33 (35.48%) Ruby
10 31 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
11 28 (30.11%) Dependency Injection
12 25 (26.88%) Marketing
13 24 (25.81%) Advertising
13 24 (25.81%) Facebook
14 23 (24.73%) Microsoft
15 22 (23.66%) AngularJS
16 21 (22.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 20 (21.51%) KnockoutJS
18 18 (19.35%) Entity Framework

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 (3.23%) NServiceBus
2 1 (1.08%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (4.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) Google Play
1 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.15%) SaaS
2 1 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.23%) Internet
2 1 (1.08%) HTTP
2 1 (1.08%) SMTP
2 1 (1.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (93.55%) SQL Server
2 72 (77.42%) SQL Server 2014
3 34 (36.56%) NoSQL
4 10 (10.75%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.08%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.08%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 33 (35.48%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.30%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.23%) JIRA
3 3 (3.23%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.08%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.08%) Fiddler
4 1 (1.08%) gulp
4 1 (1.08%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.08%) Selenium
4 1 (1.08%) WebDriver
General
1 25 (26.88%) Marketing
2 24 (25.81%) Advertising
3 4 (4.30%) Retail
4 3 (3.23%) Games
5 2 (2.15%) Finance
6 1 (1.08%) Banking
6 1 (1.08%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 88 (94.62%) Developer
2 86 (92.47%) .NET Developer
3 18 (19.35%) .NET Software Developer
4 7 (7.53%) Analyst
5 3 (3.23%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 3 (3.23%) .NET Programmer
5 3 (3.23%) .NET Software Engineer
5 3 (3.23%) Analyst Developer
5 3 (3.23%) Analyst Programmer
5 3 (3.23%) Business Analyst
5 3 (3.23%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 3 (3.23%) Programmer
5 3 (3.23%) Software Analyst
5 3 (3.23%) Software Engineer
5 3 (3.23%) Software Programmer
5 3 (3.23%) Test Analyst
6 2 (2.15%) Android Developer
6 2 (2.15%) Business Test Analyst
6 2 (2.15%) QA Analyst
6 2 (2.15%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (93.55%) .NET
1 87 (93.55%) ASP.NET
1 87 (93.55%) ASP.NET MVC
2 83 (89.25%) RESTful
3 82 (88.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 82 (88.17%) ASP.NET Web API
4 36 (38.71%) WCF
5 33 (35.48%) Node.js
6 22 (23.66%) AngularJS
7 21 (22.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 20 (21.51%) KnockoutJS
9 18 (19.35%) .NET Framework
9 18 (19.35%) Entity Framework
10 15 (16.13%) Code First Entity Framework
11 4 (4.30%) CSS
11 4 (4.30%) HTML
12 3 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (3.23%) RabbitMQ
12 3 (3.23%) Unity DI Container
12 3 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.13%) Tandem
2 14 (15.05%) Social Network
3 2 (2.15%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.15%) User Experience
4 1 (1.08%) Blog
4 1 (1.08%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.15%) Android
2 1 (1.08%) Windows
2 1 (1.08%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.08%) Windows 8
2 1 (1.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (95.70%) TDD
3 87 (93.55%) MVC
4 82 (88.17%) Web Application Development
5 36 (38.71%) OO
6 33 (35.48%) Scrum
7 31 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (30.11%) Dependency Injection
9 14 (15.05%) SDLC
10 4 (4.30%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (4.30%) Software Engineering
10 4 (4.30%) SOLID
11 3 (3.23%) CQRS
11 3 (3.23%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
11 3 (3.23%) Inversion of Control
12 2 (2.15%) Android Development
12 2 (2.15%) Microservices
12 2 (2.15%) Test Strategy
12 2 (2.15%) User Stories
12 2 (2.15%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 87 (93.55%) C#
2 33 (35.48%) Ruby
3 7 (7.53%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.30%) SQL
4 4 (4.30%) VB
4 4 (4.30%) VB.NET
5 3 (3.23%) Java
5 3 (3.23%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.15%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.08%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.45%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (25.81%) Facebook
2 23 (24.73%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.15%) Google
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
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West Malling, Kent
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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West Malling, Kent
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Dartford, Kent
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Sittingbourne, Kent
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Tunbridge Wells, Kent
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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