The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 65 74 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.72% 0.15% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 0.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
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
473 549 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 85.07% 82.43% 82.31%
Number of salaries quoted 404 463 513
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 April 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Somerset

BDD
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath - 2 £35,000 - 1
Street - 2 £55,000 -
BDD
South West

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing BDD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BDD.

1 19 (95.00%) TDD
2 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (60.00%) .NET
4 11 (55.00%) OO
4 11 (55.00%) MVC
4 11 (55.00%) Git (software)
4 11 (55.00%) RESTful
5 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (45.00%) Node.js
5 9 (45.00%) NoSQL
5 9 (45.00%) Retail
5 9 (45.00%) Ruby
5 9 (45.00%) WCF
5 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (45.00%) C#
5 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
5 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET
5 9 (45.00%) Web Application Development
5 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (30.00%) Java
6 6 (30.00%) MySQL
7 4 (20.00%) Scrum
7 4 (20.00%) PHP
7 4 (20.00%) SOAP
7 4 (20.00%) Web Services
7 4 (20.00%) UNIX
7 4 (20.00%) Linux
7 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (20.00%) OO PHP
8 3 (15.00%) SpecFlow

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing BDD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (45.00%) Node.js
2 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
1 2 (10.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (45.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (30.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.00%) SpecFlow
3 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (10.00%) PHPUnit
3 2 (10.00%) Hudson
3 2 (10.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (10.00%) Subversion
3 2 (10.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (5.00%) Selenium
4 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (45.00%) Retail
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (20.00%) PHP Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Test Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Senior PHP Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Mid-Level Java Developer
6 2 (10.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Test Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) .NET
2 11 (55.00%) RESTful
3 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (45.00%) WCF
3 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (20.00%) SOAP
4 4 (20.00%) Web Services
5 2 (10.00%) XML
5 2 (10.00%) XHTML
5 2 (10.00%) LAMP
5 2 (10.00%) Hibernate
5 2 (10.00%) Spring
5 2 (10.00%) Ajax
5 2 (10.00%) CSS
5 2 (10.00%) J2EE
5 2 (10.00%) HTML
5 2 (10.00%) REST
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) UNIX
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) TDD
2 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (55.00%) OO
3 11 (55.00%) MVC
4 9 (45.00%) Web Application Development
5 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (20.00%) OO PHP
5 4 (20.00%) Scrum
6 2 (10.00%) OOP
6 2 (10.00%) Compatibility Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.00%) System Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Kanban
6 2 (10.00%) Automation Testing
7 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) C#
1 9 (45.00%) Ruby
2 6 (30.00%) Java
3 4 (20.00%) PHP
4 2 (10.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) PHP5
4 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Zend
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Posted: 3 days ago
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