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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 55 32 59
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +27
Permanent jobs citing BDD 23 41 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.55% 7.03% 2.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.88% 8.30% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 16 28 20
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £29,712
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,750 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
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
593 494 681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 91.65% 84.73% 87.76%
Number of salaries quoted 521 389 543
Median salary £40,063 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.83% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
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 27 September 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 27 September 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 -5 9 £32,500 -13.33%
Bath -22 4 £50,000 +33.33% 1
BDD
South West

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 36 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (73.33%) SpecFlow
3 31 (68.89%) Microsoft
4 30 (66.67%) Cucumber
5 27 (60.00%) Test Automation
6 26 (57.78%) ISEB
7 24 (53.33%) Software Testing
7 24 (53.33%) ISTQB
7 24 (53.33%) Waterfall
8 23 (51.11%) Non-Functional Testing
8 23 (51.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 22 (48.89%) Line Management
9 22 (48.89%) Team Foundation Server
10 21 (46.67%) Load Testing
10 21 (46.67%) Test Management
11 16 (35.56%) Performance Testing
11 16 (35.56%) Security Testing
12 14 (31.11%) TDD
13 12 (26.67%) JavaScript
14 11 (24.44%) .NET
15 10 (22.22%) C#
15 10 (22.22%) Configuration Management
15 10 (22.22%) Selenium
15 10 (22.22%) DevOps
15 10 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
15 10 (22.22%) Puppet
16 9 (20.00%) Scrum
16 9 (20.00%) HTML
16 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET
17 8 (17.78%) CSS

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 (15.56%) CMS
1 7 (15.56%) Sitecore CMS
1 7 (15.56%) Umbraco
2 3 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) IPv6
1 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.44%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.22%) Internet
3 1 (2.22%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) NoSQL
2 7 (15.56%) MySQL
3 5 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 5 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (2.22%) CouchDB
6 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.22%) InfluxDB
6 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 33 (73.33%) SpecFlow
2 30 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 22 (48.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (22.22%) Selenium
5 7 (15.56%) Git (software)
5 7 (15.56%) Jenkins
5 7 (15.56%) JIRA
5 7 (15.56%) Octopus Deploy
5 7 (15.56%) TeamCity
6 5 (11.11%) Visual Studio
7 2 (4.44%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.22%) gulp
8 1 (2.22%) Maven
General
1 3 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Advertising
3 1 (2.22%) Electronics
3 1 (2.22%) Legal
3 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (60.00%) Analyst
1 27 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 21 (46.67%) Senior Analyst
2 21 (46.67%) Senior Test Analyst
3 8 (17.78%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
4 5 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Automation Test Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Systems Test Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.44%) C# Software Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Lead Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (24.44%) .NET
2 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (20.00%) HTML
3 8 (17.78%) CSS
3 8 (17.78%) Gherkin
4 7 (15.56%) Web Services
5 4 (8.89%) REST
6 3 (6.67%) RESTful
7 2 (4.44%) .NET Framework
7 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (4.44%) jQuery
7 2 (4.44%) SOAP
7 2 (4.44%) WCF
8 1 (2.22%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (2.22%) Hibernate
8 1 (2.22%) J2EE
8 1 (2.22%) Java EE
8 1 (2.22%) JPA
8 1 (2.22%) JSON
8 1 (2.22%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.44%) iPad
2 2 (4.44%) Replication
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.22%) RIA
3 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) FreeBSD
1 3 (6.67%) Linux
2 2 (4.44%) Unix
2 2 (4.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 24 (53.33%) Software Testing
3 24 (53.33%) Waterfall
4 23 (51.11%) Non-Functional Testing
5 22 (48.89%) Line Management
6 21 (46.67%) Load Testing
6 21 (46.67%) Test Management
7 16 (35.56%) Performance Testing
7 16 (35.56%) Security Testing
8 14 (31.11%) TDD
9 10 (22.22%) Configuration Management
9 10 (22.22%) DevOps
10 9 (20.00%) Scrum
11 8 (17.78%) Test Scripting
12 7 (15.56%) Continuous Deployment
13 5 (11.11%) Automated Testing
13 5 (11.11%) Software Engineering
14 4 (8.89%) Performance Management
14 4 (8.89%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.67%) JavaScript
2 10 (22.22%) C#
3 8 (17.78%) SQL
4 7 (15.56%) PowerShell
5 5 (11.11%) Java
6 3 (6.67%) Groovy
7 2 (4.44%) Perl
7 2 (4.44%) Python
8 1 (2.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (57.78%) ISEB
2 24 (53.33%) ISTQB
3 23 (51.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (15.56%) SC Cleared
4 7 (15.56%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.44%) MCSD
5 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (22.22%) Puppet
2 3 (6.67%) Ansible
3 1 (2.22%) Icinga
Vendors
1 31 (68.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.56%) AppDynamics
2 7 (15.56%) New Relic
2 7 (15.56%) Sitecore
3 5 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (2.22%) SAP
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