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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 53 85 78
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -7
Permanent jobs citing BDD 39 14 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.95% 1.41% 2.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.46% 1.68% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 38 14 26
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 £25,000 £29,600 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,400 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +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
875 832 994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 88.56% 83.70% 85.25%
Number of salaries quoted 766 744 825
Median salary £43,250 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 26 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 26 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 - 13 £42,500 - 1
West Malling - 10 £50,000 -
Tunbridge Wells +11 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 26 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 49 (94.23%) C#
2 48 (92.31%) TDD
3 46 (88.46%) SQL Server
4 43 (82.69%) .NET
5 42 (80.77%) ASP.NET
5 42 (80.77%) MVC
5 42 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (80.77%) ASP.NET MVC
5 42 (80.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 41 (78.85%) SQL Server 2014
6 41 (78.85%) Web Application Development
7 32 (61.54%) ASP.NET Web API
8 31 (59.62%) RESTful
9 21 (40.38%) Microsoft
10 20 (38.46%) Scrum
11 18 (34.62%) Git (software)
12 16 (30.77%) AngularJS
12 16 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 16 (30.77%) KnockoutJS
13 15 (28.85%) Tandem
13 15 (28.85%) Degree
14 14 (26.92%) Ruby
15 12 (23.08%) .NET Framework
15 12 (23.08%) WCF
15 12 (23.08%) Node.js
15 12 (23.08%) NoSQL
16 10 (19.23%) Kanban
16 10 (19.23%) MVVM
16 10 (19.23%) Rhino Mocks
16 10 (19.23%) Moq

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 12 (23.08%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.23%) Internet
2 2 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (88.46%) SQL Server
2 41 (78.85%) SQL Server 2014
3 12 (23.08%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.85%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.85%) MySQL
4 2 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.92%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (34.62%) Git (software)
2 10 (19.23%) Moq
2 10 (19.23%) NUnit
2 10 (19.23%) Rhino Mocks
3 7 (13.46%) Selenium
3 7 (13.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (9.62%) Cucumber
4 5 (9.62%) SpecFlow
4 5 (9.62%) WebDriver
5 2 (3.85%) JIRA
5 2 (3.85%) PEAR
5 2 (3.85%) Subversion
6 1 (1.92%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.92%) NCrunch
6 1 (1.92%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.92%) TestComplete
General
1 3 (5.77%) Advertising
1 3 (5.77%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (86.54%) Developer
2 42 (80.77%) .NET Developer
3 10 (19.23%) Graduate
3 10 (19.23%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 10 (19.23%) Graduate Developer
3 10 (19.23%) Internet Developer
3 10 (19.23%) Junior
3 10 (19.23%) Junior .NET Developer
3 10 (19.23%) Junior Developer
4 4 (7.69%) Selenium Tester
4 4 (7.69%) Tester
5 2 (3.85%) PHP Developer
6 1 (1.92%) Analyst
6 1 (1.92%) C# Developer
6 1 (1.92%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (1.92%) Developer in Test
6 1 (1.92%) QA Engineer
6 1 (1.92%) Senior QA Engineer
6 1 (1.92%) Software Developer
6 1 (1.92%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (82.69%) .NET
2 42 (80.77%) ASP.NET
2 42 (80.77%) ASP.NET MVC
2 42 (80.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 32 (61.54%) ASP.NET Web API
4 31 (59.62%) RESTful
5 16 (30.77%) AngularJS
5 16 (30.77%) KnockoutJS
5 16 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 12 (23.08%) .NET Framework
6 12 (23.08%) WCF
7 10 (19.23%) NHibernate
7 10 (19.23%) WinForms
7 10 (19.23%) WPF
8 6 (11.54%) Gherkin
8 6 (11.54%) HTML
9 4 (7.69%) CSS
9 4 (7.69%) DOM
10 2 (3.85%) Symfony
10 2 (3.85%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.85%) Tandem
2 5 (9.62%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.85%) Social Network
4 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (92.31%) TDD
2 42 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (80.77%) MVC
3 41 (78.85%) Web Application Development
4 20 (38.46%) Scrum
5 10 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (19.23%) Kanban
5 10 (19.23%) MVVM
6 6 (11.54%) Test Strategy
7 5 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (7.69%) Automation Testing
8 4 (7.69%) Coaching
8 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 4 (7.69%) OO
8 4 (7.69%) Regression Testing
8 4 (7.69%) Time Management
9 3 (5.77%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (5.77%) SDLC
10 2 (3.85%) Test Scripting
11 1 (1.92%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (94.23%) C#
2 14 (26.92%) Ruby
3 10 (19.23%) VB
3 10 (19.23%) VB.NET
4 9 (17.31%) SQL
5 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.85%) Java
6 2 (3.85%) PHP
6 2 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (28.85%) 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 7 (13.46%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) SDET
Vendors
1 21 (40.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.77%) Facebook
3 2 (3.85%) Zend
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