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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South West / Somerset
Rank 41 55 47
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -8
Permanent jobs citing BDD 27 18 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 4.87% 2.97% 3.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.58% 3.42% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 16
Median salary £33,750 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,075 £36,050 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,250 £43,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
484 527 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 87.36% 86.82% 86.56%
Number of salaries quoted 391 461 391
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +8 7 £40,000 -15.78%
Street +10 4 - -
Taunton +3 3 £35,000 -6.66%
BDD
South West

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 59 (90.77%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 38 (58.46%) ISEB
4 37 (56.92%) SpecFlow
5 36 (55.38%) ISTQB
5 36 (55.38%) Microsoft
6 35 (53.85%) Software Testing
6 35 (53.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 35 (53.85%) Waterfall
6 35 (53.85%) Cucumber
7 34 (52.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 31 (47.69%) Non-Functional Testing
8 31 (47.69%) Load Testing
8 31 (47.69%) Test Management
9 24 (36.92%) Scrum
9 24 (36.92%) Security Testing
9 24 (36.92%) Performance Testing
9 24 (36.92%) Line Management
10 21 (32.31%) TDD
11 15 (23.08%) C#
12 14 (21.54%) Security Cleared
13 13 (20.00%) Java
14 11 (16.92%) SC Cleared
14 11 (16.92%) Selenium
14 11 (16.92%) User Stories
15 10 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (13.85%) SQL
16 9 (13.85%) Test Scripting
16 9 (13.85%) Software Engineering
16 9 (13.85%) Jenkins

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 2 (3.08%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.31%) GitHub
2 4 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) IPv6
1 3 (4.62%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.08%) HTTP
2 2 (3.08%) IPv4
3 1 (1.54%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.15%) NoSQL
1 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
1 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2016
1 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (4.62%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.54%) InfluxDB
3 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 37 (56.92%) SpecFlow
2 35 (53.85%) Cucumber
2 35 (53.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (16.92%) Selenium
4 9 (13.85%) Jenkins
5 5 (7.69%) Visual Studio
6 2 (3.08%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.54%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.54%) Gradle
7 1 (1.54%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.54%) Maven
7 1 (1.54%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (4.62%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) Advertising
2 1 (1.54%) Banking
2 1 (1.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (50.77%) Analyst
1 33 (50.77%) Test Analyst
2 25 (38.46%) Senior Analyst
2 25 (38.46%) Senior Test Analyst
3 10 (15.38%) Test Engineer
4 8 (12.31%) Test Automation Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Developer
6 4 (6.15%) .NET Developer
6 4 (6.15%) Automation Test Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (6.15%) C# Developer
6 4 (6.15%) Engineering Manager
6 4 (6.15%) Lead .NET Developer
6 4 (6.15%) Lead C# Developer
6 4 (6.15%) Lead Developer
6 4 (6.15%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Systems Test Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Senior Test Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.77%) .NET
2 6 (9.23%) CSS
2 6 (9.23%) HTML
3 5 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 5 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (7.69%) HTML5
3 5 (7.69%) REST
4 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 4 (6.15%) CSS3
5 3 (4.62%) Gherkin
5 3 (4.62%) Web Services
6 2 (3.08%) SOAP
7 1 (1.54%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.54%) J2EE
7 1 (1.54%) Java EE
7 1 (1.54%) JPA
7 1 (1.54%) jQuery
7 1 (1.54%) Middleware
7 1 (1.54%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.54%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.15%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.08%) Replication
4 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.54%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.62%) FreeBSD
1 3 (4.62%) Linux
2 1 (1.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (90.77%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 35 (53.85%) Software Testing
3 35 (53.85%) Waterfall
4 31 (47.69%) Load Testing
4 31 (47.69%) Non-Functional Testing
4 31 (47.69%) Test Management
5 24 (36.92%) Line Management
5 24 (36.92%) Performance Testing
5 24 (36.92%) Scrum
5 24 (36.92%) Security Testing
6 21 (32.31%) TDD
7 11 (16.92%) User Stories
8 10 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (13.85%) Software Engineering
9 9 (13.85%) Test Scripting
10 8 (12.31%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (12.31%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (12.31%) E-Commerce
10 8 (12.31%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.08%) C#
2 13 (20.00%) Java
3 9 (13.85%) SQL
4 7 (10.77%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.08%) Groovy
6 1 (1.54%) Perl
6 1 (1.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 38 (58.46%) ISEB
2 36 (55.38%) ISTQB
3 34 (52.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 14 (21.54%) Security Cleared
5 11 (16.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.54%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) Ansible
2 2 (3.08%) Icinga
3 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 36 (55.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.08%) Xamarin
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