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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 48 74 58
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -16
Permanent jobs citing BDD 21 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.55% 0.75% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.62% 0.92% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 1
Average salary £38,500 £51,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.87% +2.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
455 655 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 76.86% 81.47% 76.51%
Number of salaries quoted 409 575 378
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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 - 8 £35,000 - 2
Street +13 2 £42,500 -17.07%
Taunton - 2 £37,500 -
BDD
South West

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 24 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (70.37%) TDD
2 19 (70.37%) Scrum
3 13 (48.15%) Java
4 11 (40.74%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (37.04%) C#
5 10 (37.04%) MVC
6 9 (33.33%) .NET
7 8 (29.63%) JUnit
7 8 (29.63%) WebLogic
7 8 (29.63%) Unit Testing
7 8 (29.63%) Ajax
7 8 (29.63%) Selenium
8 7 (25.93%) Bash Shell
8 7 (25.93%) HTML
8 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
8 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
8 7 (25.93%) CSS
8 7 (25.93%) PHP
8 7 (25.93%) Pair Programming
9 6 (22.22%) SQL
9 6 (22.22%) MySQL
9 6 (22.22%) Web Services
9 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (22.22%) OO PHP
9 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
9 6 (22.22%) RESTful
10 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
10 5 (18.52%) Refactoring
10 5 (18.52%) Music Industry

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 8 (29.63%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 6 (22.22%) MySQL
3 4 (14.81%) RDBMS
3 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database
3 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) JUnit
1 8 (29.63%) Selenium
2 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
2 5 (18.52%) Cucumber
3 4 (14.81%) PHPUnit
3 4 (14.81%) Subversion
3 4 (14.81%) Eclipse
3 4 (14.81%) WebLogic Workshop
3 4 (14.81%) jMock
4 3 (11.11%) Maven
4 3 (11.11%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.70%) eggPlant
5 1 (3.70%) Moq
5 1 (3.70%) OpenSTA
5 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.70%) FitNesse
5 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.70%) JMeter
5 1 (3.70%) Xcode
5 1 (3.70%) NUnit
General
1 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
1 5 (18.52%) Music Industry
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) .NET Developer
3 6 (22.22%) PHP Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Software Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Java Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Java Software Developer
5 4 (14.81%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Software Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Test Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Lead Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Test Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Lead Software Developer
7 2 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) .NET
2 8 (29.63%) Ajax
3 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
3 7 (25.93%) CSS
3 7 (25.93%) HTML
4 6 (22.22%) Web Services
4 6 (22.22%) RESTful
4 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (18.52%) SOAP
5 5 (18.52%) REST
5 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (14.81%) LAMP
6 4 (14.81%) JSP
6 4 (14.81%) Java EE
7 3 (11.11%) WCF
7 3 (11.11%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.70%) CSS3
8 1 (3.70%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (3.70%) LINQ
8 1 (3.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.70%) BBC
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
2 3 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (70.37%) TDD
2 19 (70.37%) Scrum
3 11 (40.74%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (37.04%) MVC
5 8 (29.63%) Unit Testing
6 7 (25.93%) Pair Programming
7 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
7 6 (22.22%) OO PHP
8 5 (18.52%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (18.52%) Web Application Development
8 5 (18.52%) Refactoring
9 4 (14.81%) OOP
9 4 (14.81%) OO
9 4 (14.81%) Mobile Development
10 3 (11.11%) Web Development
11 2 (7.41%) Requirements Analysis
11 2 (7.41%) Web Design
11 2 (7.41%) OOD
11 2 (7.41%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) Java
2 10 (37.04%) C#
3 7 (25.93%) PHP
3 7 (25.93%) Bash Shell
4 6 (22.22%) SQL
5 4 (14.81%) C++
5 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.41%) PHP5
7 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.70%) Python
7 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle
1 4 (14.81%) ATG
2 2 (7.41%) Zend
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
Bath
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Posted: 4 days ago
Ilchester, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Competitive + pension + more
Posted: 4 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago