The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 53 76 86
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +10
Permanent jobs citing BDD 27 24 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.22% 1.99% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.82% 2.47% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 24 21 6
Median salary £35,000 £48,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.83% +38.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,500 £36,250
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 South Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
707 971 989
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 84.27% 80.31% 82.69%
Number of salaries quoted 611 840 854
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £52,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

BDD
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the South Wales region.

BDD Salary Trend in South Wales

BDD
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

BDD Salary Histogram in South Wales

BDD
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 February 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
Cardiff +12 19 £35,000 -27.83% 3
Newport -2 6 £31,000 -32.97% 1
Bridgend - 2 £50,000 - 1
BDD
Wales

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 South Wales region with a requirement for BDD.

1 39 (82.98%) TDD
2 34 (72.34%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (57.45%) C#
4 25 (53.19%) .NET
5 24 (51.06%) Scrum
6 22 (46.81%) MVC
7 21 (44.68%) SQL Server
7 21 (44.68%) Java
8 18 (38.30%) ASP.NET Web API
9 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET
9 17 (36.17%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (36.17%) RESTful
9 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (31.91%) MongoDB
11 14 (29.79%) NoSQL
12 11 (23.40%) Web Application Development
12 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 11 (23.40%) Python
12 11 (23.40%) Git (software)
12 11 (23.40%) Software Engineering
12 11 (23.40%) Selenium
13 10 (21.28%) Unit Testing
14 9 (19.15%) Advertising
14 9 (19.15%) Visual Studio
14 9 (19.15%) Dependency Injection
14 9 (19.15%) QA
14 9 (19.15%) Marketing
14 9 (19.15%) SQL Server 2014
14 9 (19.15%) Facebook
15 8 (17.02%) Apache Cassandra

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 (14.89%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (12.77%) Apache Spark
2 6 (12.77%) Cloud Foundry
3 5 (10.64%) Tomcat
4 4 (8.51%) IIS
5 3 (6.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.89%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.26%) SaaS
4 1 (2.13%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (44.68%) SQL Server
2 15 (31.91%) MongoDB
3 14 (29.79%) NoSQL
4 9 (19.15%) SQL Server 2014
5 8 (17.02%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (14.89%) Big Data
6 7 (14.89%) Hadoop
7 6 (12.77%) HBase
7 6 (12.77%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (12.77%) Sqoop
8 2 (4.26%) Couchbase
8 2 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
8 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (2.13%) Neo4j
9 1 (2.13%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 11 (23.40%) Git (software)
1 11 (23.40%) Selenium
2 9 (19.15%) Visual Studio
3 7 (14.89%) SpecFlow
4 6 (12.77%) Cucumber
5 5 (10.64%) Eclipse
5 5 (10.64%) JUnit
5 5 (10.64%) Maven
5 5 (10.64%) Subversion
6 4 (8.51%) Jenkins
7 3 (6.38%) Artifactory
7 3 (6.38%) IntelliJ
7 3 (6.38%) JMeter
8 2 (4.26%) MbUnit
8 2 (4.26%) Mercurial
8 2 (4.26%) MSTest
8 2 (4.26%) NetBeans
8 2 (4.26%) NUnit
8 2 (4.26%) TeamCity
9 1 (2.13%) Jasmine
General
1 9 (19.15%) Advertising
1 9 (19.15%) Marketing
2 6 (12.77%) Finance
3 4 (8.51%) Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (55.32%) Developer
2 16 (34.04%) .NET Developer
3 10 (21.28%) Software Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Big Data Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Java Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Java Software Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Senior Java Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Test Automation Specialist
5 4 (8.51%) Test Specialist
6 3 (6.38%) Agile Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Test Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Junior .NET Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (2.13%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (53.19%) .NET
2 18 (38.30%) ASP.NET Web API
3 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET
3 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET MVC
3 17 (36.17%) RESTful
4 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 8 (17.02%) .NET Framework
5 8 (17.02%) WCF
6 7 (14.89%) REST
6 7 (14.89%) Spring
7 6 (12.77%) AngularJS
7 6 (12.77%) CSS
7 6 (12.77%) Gherkin
7 6 (12.77%) Hibernate
7 6 (12.77%) HTML
7 6 (12.77%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (12.77%) SOAP
7 6 (12.77%) Web Services
8 5 (10.64%) CSS3
8 5 (10.64%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Computer Science
1 5 (10.64%) User Experience
2 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.13%) Fintech
2 1 (2.13%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.38%) Android
1 3 (6.38%) Apple iOS
1 3 (6.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (82.98%) TDD
2 34 (72.34%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (51.06%) Scrum
4 22 (46.81%) MVC
5 17 (36.17%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (23.40%) Software Engineering
6 11 (23.40%) Web Application Development
7 10 (21.28%) Unit Testing
8 9 (19.15%) Dependency Injection
9 8 (17.02%) DevOps
9 8 (17.02%) Test Automation
10 5 (10.64%) Mentoring
11 4 (8.51%) Automated Testing
11 4 (8.51%) Continuous Deployment
11 4 (8.51%) Defect Management
11 4 (8.51%) Functional Programming
11 4 (8.51%) Web Development
12 3 (6.38%) Kanban
12 3 (6.38%) Performance Testing
12 3 (6.38%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (57.45%) C#
2 21 (44.68%) Java
3 11 (23.40%) Python
4 8 (17.02%) JavaScript
4 8 (17.02%) Ruby
4 8 (17.02%) Scala
5 6 (12.77%) Go
6 4 (8.51%) SQL
7 3 (6.38%) PHP
8 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.26%) C++
8 2 (4.26%) Korn
8 2 (4.26%) Objective-C
8 2 (4.26%) Perl
8 2 (4.26%) TypeScript
9 1 (2.13%) Clojure
9 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.15%) QA
2 3 (6.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 3 (6.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.26%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) HDFS
2 1 (2.13%) Varnish
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) Facebook
2 6 (12.77%) Cloudera
2 6 (12.77%) Hortonworks
3 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.38%) IBM
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle
6 1 (2.13%) Perforce
6 1 (2.13%) Xamarin
6 1 (2.13%) Zend
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