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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 58 78 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.27% 0.13% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
440 612 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 79.85% 82.59% 79.40%
Number of salaries quoted 384 532 465
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £38,327
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +0.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Street - 4 £48,750 -
Taunton +11 2 £35,000 -
BDD
South West

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (87.50%) TDD
2 8 (50.00%) Scrum
2 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (50.00%) MVC
2 8 (50.00%) OO
2 8 (50.00%) MySQL
3 7 (43.75%) Web Services
3 7 (43.75%) Java
4 6 (37.50%) C#
4 6 (37.50%) PHP
4 6 (37.50%) .NET
4 6 (37.50%) WCF
4 6 (37.50%) OO PHP
5 5 (31.25%) Retail
5 5 (31.25%) RESTful
5 5 (31.25%) Linux
5 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
5 5 (31.25%) SOAP
6 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 4 (25.00%) LAMP
6 4 (25.00%) OOP
6 4 (25.00%) C++
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
6 4 (25.00%) PHPUnit
6 4 (25.00%) NoSQL
6 4 (25.00%) Unified Communications

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 4 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) MySQL
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (25.00%) PHPUnit
2 4 (25.00%) Subversion
3 2 (12.50%) SpecFlow
4 1 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 5 (31.25%) Retail
2 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) PHP Developer
3 5 (31.25%) .NET Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Developer
4 4 (25.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (6.25%) AWS Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Mid-Level Java Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) Web Services
2 6 (37.50%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) WCF
3 5 (31.25%) RESTful
3 5 (31.25%) SOAP
4 4 (25.00%) LAMP
4 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (25.00%) REST
4 4 (25.00%) Ajax
4 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (18.75%) CSS
5 3 (18.75%) HTML
6 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
7 1 (6.25%) Spring
7 1 (6.25%) XHTML
7 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
7 1 (6.25%) XML
7 1 (6.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) UNIX
3 2 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (6.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (87.50%) TDD
2 8 (50.00%) Scrum
2 8 (50.00%) MVC
2 8 (50.00%) OO
3 6 (37.50%) OO PHP
4 4 (25.00%) OOP
4 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Web Application Development
5 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (12.50%) OOD
6 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Web Development
6 2 (12.50%) Web Design
6 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 1 (6.25%) Coaching
7 1 (6.25%) Pair Programming
7 1 (6.25%) Kanban
7 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
7 1 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Java
2 6 (37.50%) C#
2 6 (37.50%) PHP
3 4 (25.00%) C++
3 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (25.00%) Ruby
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) PHP5
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Zend
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