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

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 60 37 65
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +28
Permanent jobs citing BDD 17 33 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.49% 5.39% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.76% 6.64% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 15 23 13
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -23.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £30,270
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
616 497 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 90.06% 81.21% 84.12%
Number of salaries quoted 537 412 539
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,950 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £54,500
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 August 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 August 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 -16 8 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Taunton -19 5 £32,500 -21.21% 4
BDD
South West

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 28 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (69.44%) Microsoft
2 25 (69.44%) Cucumber
3 24 (66.67%) SpecFlow
4 20 (55.56%) Test Automation
5 17 (47.22%) Non-Functional Testing
6 16 (44.44%) Waterfall
6 16 (44.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 16 (44.44%) Line Management
6 16 (44.44%) ISEB
6 16 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (44.44%) Software Testing
6 16 (44.44%) ISTQB
7 15 (41.67%) Load Testing
7 15 (41.67%) Test Management
8 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
8 13 (36.11%) TDD
9 12 (33.33%) Security Testing
9 12 (33.33%) Performance Testing
10 11 (30.56%) C#
11 10 (27.78%) HTML
11 10 (27.78%) .NET
11 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET
11 10 (27.78%) Configuration Management
11 10 (27.78%) Selenium
11 10 (27.78%) Puppet
11 10 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
12 9 (25.00%) DevOps
13 8 (22.22%) Gherkin
13 8 (22.22%) NoSQL

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 (19.44%) CMS
1 7 (19.44%) Sitecore CMS
1 7 (19.44%) Umbraco
2 2 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Ethernet
1 2 (5.56%) IPv6
1 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) NoSQL
2 7 (19.44%) MySQL
3 5 (13.89%) RDBMS
3 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
4 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.78%) CouchDB
7 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 25 (69.44%) Cucumber
2 24 (66.67%) SpecFlow
3 16 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (27.78%) Selenium
5 8 (22.22%) JIRA
6 7 (19.44%) Git (software)
6 7 (19.44%) Jenkins
6 7 (19.44%) Octopus Deploy
6 7 (19.44%) TeamCity
7 5 (13.89%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.78%) gulp
8 1 (2.78%) JUnit
8 1 (2.78%) Maven
8 1 (2.78%) Moq
8 1 (2.78%) NUnit
8 1 (2.78%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (2.78%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (2.78%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
1 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.78%) Electronics
2 1 (2.78%) Legal
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Analyst
1 17 (47.22%) Test Analyst
2 15 (41.67%) Senior Analyst
2 15 (41.67%) Senior Test Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Senior DevOps
5 5 (13.89%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.56%) .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.56%) C# Software Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Lead Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) .NET
1 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET
1 10 (27.78%) HTML
2 8 (22.22%) CSS
2 8 (22.22%) Gherkin
3 6 (16.67%) Web Services
4 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (8.33%) REST
4 3 (8.33%) RESTful
4 3 (8.33%) WCF
5 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
5 2 (5.56%) Java EE
5 2 (5.56%) jQuery
6 1 (2.78%) HTML5
6 1 (2.78%) J2EE
6 1 (2.78%) JPA
6 1 (2.78%) JSON
6 1 (2.78%) Node.js
6 1 (2.78%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (2.78%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.56%) iPad
3 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.78%) RIA
3 1 (2.78%) Streaming Music
3 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Linux
1 3 (8.33%) Unix
1 3 (8.33%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (55.56%) Test Automation
3 17 (47.22%) Non-Functional Testing
4 16 (44.44%) Line Management
4 16 (44.44%) Software Testing
4 16 (44.44%) Waterfall
5 15 (41.67%) Load Testing
5 15 (41.67%) Test Management
6 13 (36.11%) TDD
7 12 (33.33%) Performance Testing
7 12 (33.33%) Security Testing
8 10 (27.78%) Configuration Management
9 9 (25.00%) DevOps
10 8 (22.22%) Scrum
11 7 (19.44%) Continuous Deployment
12 6 (16.67%) Test Scripting
13 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
14 4 (11.11%) Automated Testing
14 4 (11.11%) OO
15 3 (8.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
2 11 (30.56%) C#
3 7 (19.44%) Java
3 7 (19.44%) PowerShell
3 7 (19.44%) SQL
4 3 (8.33%) Groovy
5 2 (5.56%) Perl
5 2 (5.56%) PHP
5 2 (5.56%) Python
6 1 (2.78%) VB
6 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (44.44%) ISEB
1 16 (44.44%) ISTQB
1 16 (44.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) MCSD
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (27.78%) Puppet
2 2 (5.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 25 (69.44%) Microsoft
2 7 (19.44%) AppDynamics
2 7 (19.44%) New Relic
2 7 (19.44%) Sitecore
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) SAP
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