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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 59 51 70
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +19
Permanent jobs citing BDD 12 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.97% 2.46% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 2.86% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 1
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
522 419 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 85.71% 86.04% 83.90%
Number of salaries quoted 442 371 429
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 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
(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
Taunton -10 5 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Bridgwater - 2 £35,250 -
Bath -3 1 £42,500 +13.33%
Street - 1 £65,000 -
Yeovil - 1 £37,500 - 1
BDD
South West

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 48 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (75.00%) TDD
3 32 (66.67%) Scrum
4 21 (43.75%) MVC
4 21 (43.75%) C#
4 21 (43.75%) Java
4 21 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (41.67%) .NET
6 19 (39.58%) ASP.NET
6 19 (39.58%) Selenium
6 19 (39.58%) Test Automation
6 19 (39.58%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (37.50%) Kanban
7 18 (37.50%) SQL Server
7 18 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 17 (35.42%) SQL Server 2014
8 17 (35.42%) WCF
8 17 (35.42%) Web Application Development
9 14 (29.17%) MVVM
9 14 (29.17%) Rhino Mocks
9 14 (29.17%) Moq
9 14 (29.17%) WPF
9 14 (29.17%) NUnit
9 14 (29.17%) NHibernate
9 14 (29.17%) Streaming Music
9 14 (29.17%) WinForms
9 14 (29.17%) J2EE
9 14 (29.17%) VB
9 14 (29.17%) VB.NET
9 14 (29.17%) Windows

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 12 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (8.33%) Node.js
2 4 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 17 (35.42%) SQL Server 2014
3 11 (22.92%) Oracle Database
3 11 (22.92%) RDBMS
3 11 (22.92%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.33%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.17%) MySQL
6 1 (2.08%) CouchDB
6 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.08%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 19 (39.58%) Selenium
2 14 (29.17%) Moq
2 14 (29.17%) NUnit
2 14 (29.17%) Rhino Mocks
3 13 (27.08%) JUnit
4 11 (22.92%) Cucumber
4 11 (22.92%) Maven
5 6 (12.50%) Git (software)
6 2 (4.17%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.08%) Ant
7 1 (2.08%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.08%) Mercurial
7 1 (2.08%) Sahi
7 1 (2.08%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.08%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (6.25%) Games
1 3 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (2.08%) Electronics
2 1 (2.08%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.08%) Marketing
2 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (54.17%) Developer
2 18 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 9 (18.75%) Analyst
4 8 (16.67%) Agile Tester
4 8 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 8 (16.67%) Tester
5 7 (14.58%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (14.58%) Senior Test Analyst
6 6 (12.50%) Java Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Java Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) Senior Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Software Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) Test Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) C# Developer
9 3 (6.25%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) Software Developer
9 3 (6.25%) Software Test Engineer
10 2 (4.17%) Agile Manual Tester
10 2 (4.17%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (41.67%) .NET
2 19 (39.58%) ASP.NET
2 19 (39.58%) ASP.NET MVC
3 18 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 17 (35.42%) WCF
5 14 (29.17%) J2EE
5 14 (29.17%) NHibernate
5 14 (29.17%) WinForms
5 14 (29.17%) WPF
6 11 (22.92%) Java EE
7 7 (14.58%) RESTful
7 7 (14.58%) Spring
7 7 (14.58%) Web Services
8 6 (12.50%) HTML
9 5 (10.42%) AngularJS
9 5 (10.42%) CSS
9 5 (10.42%) SOAP
9 5 (10.42%) XML
10 4 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (8.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.17%) Streaming Music
2 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.17%) Windows
2 4 (8.33%) Linux
2 4 (8.33%) Solaris
2 4 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (75.00%) TDD
3 32 (66.67%) Scrum
4 21 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (43.75%) MVC
5 19 (39.58%) Test Automation
6 18 (37.50%) Kanban
7 17 (35.42%) Web Application Development
8 14 (29.17%) MVVM
9 11 (22.92%) Functional Testing
10 8 (16.67%) Case Management
11 7 (14.58%) Pair Programming
11 7 (14.58%) SOA
12 6 (12.50%) DSDM
13 4 (8.33%) Mentoring
13 4 (8.33%) Software Engineering
14 3 (6.25%) OO
15 2 (4.17%) OOD
15 2 (4.17%) OOP
15 2 (4.17%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (43.75%) C#
1 21 (43.75%) Java
2 14 (29.17%) VB
2 14 (29.17%) VB.NET
3 11 (22.92%) Bash Shell
4 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.25%) Ruby
5 3 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.08%) SAP
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