The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 35 50 50
Rank change year-on-year
+15 0
Permanent jobs citing BDD 42 24 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 6.87% 3.80% 3.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.82% 4.43% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 23 21 25
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
BDD
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
537 542 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 87.89% 85.76% 87.98%
Number of salaries quoted 429 479 506
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

BDD
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Somerset region.

BDD Salary Trend in Somerset

BDD
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Somerset

BDD
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Taunton +1 10 £32,500 -13.33%
Street - 8 - -
Bath -5 4 £45,000 -5.26% 2
BDD
South West

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Somerset region with a requirement for BDD.

1 55 (90.16%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (60.66%) Microsoft
3 36 (59.02%) ISEB
3 36 (59.02%) SpecFlow
4 34 (55.74%) ISTQB
4 34 (55.74%) Test Automation
5 33 (54.10%) Team Foundation Server
5 33 (54.10%) Waterfall
5 33 (54.10%) Cucumber
5 33 (54.10%) Software Testing
6 32 (52.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 29 (47.54%) Non-Functional Testing
7 29 (47.54%) Load Testing
7 29 (47.54%) Test Management
8 25 (40.98%) Line Management
9 22 (36.07%) TDD
10 21 (34.43%) Security Testing
10 21 (34.43%) Performance Testing
11 20 (32.79%) Scrum
12 14 (22.95%) C#
12 14 (22.95%) Security Cleared
13 12 (19.67%) Software Engineering
14 11 (18.03%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (18.03%) Selenium
14 11 (18.03%) SC Cleared
14 11 (18.03%) Jenkins
15 10 (16.39%) Java
15 10 (16.39%) .NET
16 9 (14.75%) JavaScript
17 8 (13.11%) HTML

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 (4.92%) CMS
1 3 (4.92%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (4.92%) Sitecore CMS
1 3 (4.92%) Umbraco
2 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.11%) GitHub
2 7 (11.48%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (11.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) IPv6
1 4 (6.56%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.28%) Ethernet
2 2 (3.28%) HTTP
2 2 (3.28%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.48%) NoSQL
2 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2016
2 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.92%) Hadoop
3 3 (4.92%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.28%) MySQL
5 1 (1.64%) InfluxDB
5 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 36 (59.02%) SpecFlow
2 33 (54.10%) Cucumber
2 33 (54.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (18.03%) Jenkins
3 11 (18.03%) Selenium
4 7 (11.48%) Visual Studio
5 3 (4.92%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.92%) JIRA
5 3 (4.92%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (4.92%) TeamCity
6 2 (3.28%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.64%) IntelliJ
General
1 3 (4.92%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Advertising
2 1 (1.64%) Banking
2 1 (1.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (54.10%) Analyst
1 33 (54.10%) Test Analyst
2 26 (42.62%) Senior Analyst
2 26 (42.62%) Senior Test Analyst
3 6 (9.84%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (9.84%) Test Engineer
4 5 (8.20%) Developer
4 5 (8.20%) Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) .NET Developer
5 4 (6.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (6.56%) C# Developer
5 4 (6.56%) Engineering Manager
5 4 (6.56%) Lead .NET Developer
5 4 (6.56%) Lead C# Developer
5 4 (6.56%) Lead Developer
5 4 (6.56%) Software Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (6.56%) Systems Test Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) .NET Software Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.39%) .NET
2 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET
2 8 (13.11%) CSS
2 8 (13.11%) HTML
3 5 (8.20%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (8.20%) HTML5
3 5 (8.20%) REST
4 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 4 (6.56%) CSS3
4 4 (6.56%) Gherkin
4 4 (6.56%) Web Services
5 2 (3.28%) RESTful
5 2 (3.28%) SOAP
6 1 (1.64%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (1.64%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.64%) J2EE
6 1 (1.64%) Java EE
6 1 (1.64%) JPA
6 1 (1.64%) Middleware
6 1 (1.64%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.28%) Replication
4 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.64%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.56%) FreeBSD
1 4 (6.56%) Linux
2 2 (3.28%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (90.16%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (55.74%) Test Automation
3 33 (54.10%) Software Testing
3 33 (54.10%) Waterfall
4 29 (47.54%) Load Testing
4 29 (47.54%) Non-Functional Testing
4 29 (47.54%) Test Management
5 25 (40.98%) Line Management
6 22 (36.07%) TDD
7 21 (34.43%) Performance Testing
7 21 (34.43%) Security Testing
8 20 (32.79%) Scrum
9 12 (19.67%) Software Engineering
10 11 (18.03%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (13.11%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (13.11%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (13.11%) DevOps
11 8 (13.11%) E-Commerce
11 8 (13.11%) Pair Programming
11 8 (13.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.95%) C#
2 10 (16.39%) Java
3 9 (14.75%) JavaScript
4 8 (13.11%) SQL
5 3 (4.92%) Groovy
5 3 (4.92%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.28%) Perl
6 2 (3.28%) Python
Qualifications
1 36 (59.02%) ISEB
2 34 (55.74%) ISTQB
3 32 (52.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 14 (22.95%) Security Cleared
5 11 (18.03%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.64%) MCSD
6 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (8.20%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (8.20%) Puppet
2 4 (6.56%) Ansible
3 2 (3.28%) Icinga
Vendors
1 37 (60.66%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.92%) AppDynamics
2 3 (4.92%) New Relic
2 3 (4.92%) Sitecore
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle
3 2 (3.28%) Xamarin
Somerset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
UKHO
Posted: 17 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago