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

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 56 61 88
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +27
Permanent jobs citing BDD 22 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.42% 2.12% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.94% 2.77% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 3
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
558 470 708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 86.65% 76.55% 84.79%
Number of salaries quoted 491 417 609
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 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 1 July 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 1 July 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
Bath +2 11 £40,000 +10.34% 1
Taunton -15 5 £32,500 -10.34%
BDD
South West

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 23 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (61.29%) Cucumber
3 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
4 17 (54.84%) TDD
5 16 (51.61%) SpecFlow
6 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
7 13 (41.94%) C#
8 12 (38.71%) HTML
8 12 (38.71%) .NET
8 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET
8 12 (38.71%) Test Automation
8 12 (38.71%) Selenium
9 10 (32.26%) JIRA
9 10 (32.26%) Configuration Management
10 9 (29.03%) Scrum
10 9 (29.03%) ISEB
10 9 (29.03%) SQL
10 9 (29.03%) Non-Functional Testing
10 9 (29.03%) NoSQL
11 8 (25.81%) Puppet
11 8 (25.81%) Gherkin
11 8 (25.81%) Opscode Chef
11 8 (25.81%) Line Management
11 8 (25.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 8 (25.81%) CSS
11 8 (25.81%) Software Testing
11 8 (25.81%) ISTQB
11 8 (25.81%) Waterfall
11 8 (25.81%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure

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 7 (22.58%) CMS
1 7 (22.58%) Sitecore CMS
1 7 (22.58%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) NoSQL
2 7 (22.58%) MySQL
3 5 (16.13%) RDBMS
3 5 (16.13%) Relational Database
3 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
4 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (6.45%) CouchDB
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.23%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 19 (61.29%) Cucumber
2 16 (51.61%) SpecFlow
3 12 (38.71%) Selenium
4 10 (32.26%) JIRA
5 8 (25.81%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
6 7 (22.58%) Jenkins
6 7 (22.58%) Octopus Deploy
6 7 (22.58%) TeamCity
7 5 (16.13%) Visual Studio
8 3 (9.68%) Selenium IDE
8 3 (9.68%) WebDriver
9 2 (6.45%) Moq
9 2 (6.45%) NUnit
9 2 (6.45%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (3.23%) gulp
10 1 (3.23%) JUnit
10 1 (3.23%) Maven
General
1 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
3 2 (6.45%) Electronics
3 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Analyst
2 9 (29.03%) Test Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Senior Test Analyst
4 7 (22.58%) Developer
5 5 (16.13%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Senior DevOps
5 5 (16.13%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) .NET Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Automation Tester
6 4 (12.90%) Tester
7 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 3 (9.68%) Selenium Tester
7 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (6.45%) QA Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Senior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) .NET
1 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET
1 12 (38.71%) HTML
2 8 (25.81%) CSS
2 8 (25.81%) Gherkin
3 6 (19.35%) Web Services
4 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (12.90%) WCF
6 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
6 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 2 (6.45%) jQuery
7 2 (6.45%) NHibernate
7 2 (6.45%) WinForms
7 2 (6.45%) WPF
8 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.23%) HTML5
8 1 (3.23%) Java EE
8 1 (3.23%) JSON
8 1 (3.23%) Node.js
8 1 (3.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.45%) iPad
2 2 (6.45%) Streaming Music
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (54.84%) TDD
3 12 (38.71%) Test Automation
4 10 (32.26%) Configuration Management
5 9 (29.03%) Non-Functional Testing
5 9 (29.03%) Scrum
6 8 (25.81%) Line Management
6 8 (25.81%) Software Testing
6 8 (25.81%) Waterfall
7 7 (22.58%) DevOps
7 7 (22.58%) Load Testing
7 7 (22.58%) Test Management
8 6 (19.35%) Automated Testing
8 6 (19.35%) Test Scripting
9 5 (16.13%) MVC
9 5 (16.13%) Performance Testing
9 5 (16.13%) Security Testing
9 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
10 4 (12.90%) Agile Testing
10 4 (12.90%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
2 13 (41.94%) C#
3 9 (29.03%) SQL
4 7 (22.58%) Java
4 7 (22.58%) PowerShell
5 4 (12.90%) PHP
6 2 (6.45%) VB
6 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) ISEB
2 8 (25.81%) ISTQB
2 8 (25.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (6.45%) MCSD
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) QA
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (25.81%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
2 7 (22.58%) AppDynamics
2 7 (22.58%) New Relic
2 7 (22.58%) Sitecore
3 5 (16.13%) Oracle
4 2 (6.45%) SAP
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