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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 51 - 78
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BDD 9 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.81% - 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 1
Average salary £37,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
429 468 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 86.14% 81.82% 84.48%
Number of salaries quoted 376 386 540
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 February 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 27 February 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 - 9 £37,500 - 1
BDD
South West

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 31 (83.78%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (72.97%) TDD
3 18 (48.65%) .NET
4 14 (37.84%) NoSQL
4 14 (37.84%) Node.js
5 13 (35.14%) OO
6 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
6 12 (32.43%) C#
6 12 (32.43%) RESTful
6 12 (32.43%) Git (software)
7 10 (27.03%) SpecFlow
7 10 (27.03%) MySQL
7 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
8 9 (24.32%) MVC
8 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET
8 9 (24.32%) CSS
8 9 (24.32%) HTML
8 9 (24.32%) Retail
8 9 (24.32%) Ruby
8 9 (24.32%) WCF
8 9 (24.32%) Web Application Development
8 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (24.32%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
10 7 (18.92%) PHP
10 7 (18.92%) Java
11 6 (16.22%) UNIX
11 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
12 5 (13.51%) REST

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 14 (37.84%) Node.js
2 3 (8.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (37.84%) NoSQL
2 10 (27.03%) MySQL
2 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.11%) Redis
4 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (32.43%) Git (software)
2 10 (27.03%) SpecFlow
3 5 (13.51%) WebDriver
3 5 (13.51%) Selenium
4 3 (8.11%) TeamCity
4 3 (8.11%) Hudson
4 3 (8.11%) SoapUI
4 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (24.32%) Retail
2 3 (8.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (72.97%) Developer
2 13 (35.14%) Senior Developer
3 10 (27.03%) Analyst
3 10 (27.03%) Test Analyst
4 9 (24.32%) .NET Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Java Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (10.81%) PHP Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Technical Test Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Applications Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Mid-Level Java Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Applications Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Python/Django Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior PHP Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Python Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (48.65%) .NET
2 12 (32.43%) RESTful
3 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET Web API
3 9 (24.32%) HTML
3 9 (24.32%) WCF
3 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET
3 9 (24.32%) CSS
4 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework
4 5 (13.51%) REST
5 4 (10.81%) Spring
6 3 (8.11%) J2EE
6 3 (8.11%) SOAP
6 3 (8.11%) Web Services
6 3 (8.11%) XML
6 3 (8.11%) XHTML
6 3 (8.11%) LAMP
6 3 (8.11%) Hibernate
6 3 (8.11%) Backbone.js
6 3 (8.11%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Open Source
1 3 (8.11%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) UNIX
2 3 (8.11%) Solaris
2 3 (8.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (83.78%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (72.97%) TDD
3 13 (35.14%) OO
4 9 (24.32%) MVC
4 9 (24.32%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (24.32%) Web Application Development
5 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
6 5 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (13.51%) Scrum
7 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
7 4 (10.81%) OO PHP
8 3 (8.11%) Web Development
8 3 (8.11%) Compatibility Testing
8 3 (8.11%) Automation Testing
8 3 (8.11%) System Testing
8 3 (8.11%) Kanban
9 2 (5.41%) Waterfall
9 2 (5.41%) Test Management
9 2 (5.41%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (32.43%) C#
2 9 (24.32%) Ruby
3 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
4 7 (18.92%) PHP
4 7 (18.92%) Java
5 5 (13.51%) PHP5
5 5 (13.51%) SQL
6 2 (5.41%) Clojure
6 2 (5.41%) Python
7 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) ISEB
2 2 (5.41%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.70%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.51%) Zend
Bath, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago