The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
England / South West
Rank 55 115 137
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +22
Permanent jobs citing BDD 243 138 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.89% 2.52% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.55% 2.83% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 205 126 116
Median salary £45,000 £40,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4379 4881 5155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 88.18% 89.02% 86.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3591 4130 4311
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

BDD
Salary Trend in the South West

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

BDD Salary Trend in the South West

BDD
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the South West region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

BDD Salary Histogram in the South West

BDD
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the South West region over the 3 months to 17 January 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
Bristol +37 87 £45,000 -5.26% 10
Gloucestershire +5 47 £52,500 +7.69% 12
Devon +10 32 £45,000 +100.00% 3
Somerset +13 29 £33,750 -10.00% 3
Wiltshire +34 27 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Dorset +22 24 £42,500 -5.55% 5
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 West region with a requirement for BDD.

1 384 (91.65%) Agile Software Development
2 322 (76.85%) TDD
3 186 (44.39%) C#
4 180 (42.96%) Scrum
5 168 (40.10%) MVC
6 163 (38.90%) Java
7 133 (31.74%) .NET
7 133 (31.74%) Git (software)
8 120 (28.64%) Finance
9 114 (27.21%) SOAP
9 114 (27.21%) Kanban
10 111 (26.49%) Web Services
11 109 (26.01%) NoSQL
11 109 (26.01%) REST
12 101 (24.11%) JavaScript
13 98 (23.39%) Linux
14 95 (22.67%) Spring
14 95 (22.67%) JIRA
15 92 (21.96%) SQL Server
15 92 (21.96%) XML
16 91 (21.72%) RESTful
17 87 (20.76%) Electronics
18 84 (20.05%) Amazon AWS
19 82 (19.57%) MongoDB
19 82 (19.57%) ASP.NET
19 82 (19.57%) SQL
20 81 (19.33%) Continuous Integration
21 80 (19.09%) Microsoft
22 78 (18.62%) JSON
22 78 (18.62%) ISTQB

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 61 (14.56%) Mule
2 59 (14.08%) Mule ESB
3 57 (13.60%) Tomcat
4 50 (11.93%) JBoss
5 24 (5.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 14 (3.34%) CMS
7 13 (3.10%) Confluence
8 9 (2.15%) GlassFish
9 8 (1.91%) Apache
10 4 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.72%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.48%) IIS
13 1 (0.24%) Apache ServiceMix
13 1 (0.24%) Apache Spark
13 1 (0.24%) Kentico
13 1 (0.24%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (1.19%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 68 (16.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.95%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 84 (20.05%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (14.08%) SaaS
3 50 (11.93%) Amazon EC2
4 33 (7.88%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (2.63%) IaaS
5 11 (2.63%) PaaS
6 10 (2.39%) GitHub
7 4 (0.95%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 31 (7.40%) Internet
2 17 (4.06%) SSH
3 7 (1.67%) HTTP
4 3 (0.72%) IPv6
4 3 (0.72%) Reverse Proxy
4 3 (0.72%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.48%) AMQP
5 2 (0.48%) FTP
5 2 (0.48%) IPv4
6 1 (0.24%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (26.01%) NoSQL
2 92 (21.96%) SQL Server
3 82 (19.57%) MongoDB
4 52 (12.41%) SQL Server 2014
5 50 (11.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 11 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (2.63%) RDBMS
6 11 (2.63%) Relational Database
7 9 (2.15%) Big Data
8 6 (1.43%) Hadoop
9 4 (0.95%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.48%) MarkLogic
11 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.24%) Apache Accumulo
12 1 (0.24%) InfluxDB
12 1 (0.24%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 133 (31.74%) Git (software)
2 95 (22.67%) JIRA
3 69 (16.47%) JUnit
4 67 (15.99%) Jenkins
5 64 (15.27%) Cucumber
6 55 (13.13%) Team Foundation Server
7 50 (11.93%) Selenium
8 49 (11.69%) IntelliJ
8 49 (11.69%) Maven
9 41 (9.79%) SpecFlow
10 28 (6.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 22 (5.25%) Subversion
12 19 (4.53%) Zephyr
13 15 (3.58%) Mockito
13 15 (3.58%) SonarQube
14 14 (3.34%) JMeter
14 14 (3.34%) TeamCity
15 12 (2.86%) Eclipse
16 11 (2.63%) Appium
16 11 (2.63%) WebDriver
General
1 120 (28.64%) Finance
2 87 (20.76%) Electronics
3 70 (16.71%) Marketing
4 69 (16.47%) Telecoms
5 68 (16.23%) Manufacturing
6 65 (15.51%) Retail
7 17 (4.06%) Games
8 12 (2.86%) Banking
9 6 (1.43%) Legal
10 5 (1.19%) Back Office
11 3 (0.72%) Advertising
11 3 (0.72%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.48%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 252 (60.14%) Developer
2 107 (25.54%) .NET Developer
3 70 (16.71%) Java Developer
4 68 (16.23%) Senior Developer
5 66 (15.75%) C# Developer
6 52 (12.41%) Analyst
7 46 (10.98%) Test Analyst
8 44 (10.50%) C# .NET Developer
9 40 (9.55%) Senior Java Developer
10 37 (8.83%) Test Engineer
11 27 (6.44%) Senior Analyst
12 26 (6.21%) Lead Developer
12 26 (6.21%) Senior Test Analyst
13 24 (5.73%) Software Developer
14 22 (5.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 20 (4.77%) Senior .NET Developer
15 20 (4.77%) Tester
16 17 (4.06%) Senior C# Developer
16 17 (4.06%) Test Automation Engineer
17 15 (3.58%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (31.74%) .NET
2 114 (27.21%) SOAP
3 111 (26.49%) Web Services
4 109 (26.01%) REST
5 95 (22.67%) Spring
6 92 (21.96%) XML
7 91 (21.72%) RESTful
8 82 (19.57%) ASP.NET
9 78 (18.62%) ASP.NET MVC
9 78 (18.62%) JSON
10 77 (18.38%) AngularJS
11 75 (17.90%) Spring MVC
12 70 (16.71%) Hibernate
13 66 (15.75%) HTML
14 63 (15.04%) JPA
15 60 (14.32%) Apache Camel
16 58 (13.84%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 57 (13.60%) Spring Integration
18 54 (12.89%) ASP.NET Web API
19 53 (12.65%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 30 (7.16%) Mobile App
2 22 (5.25%) User Experience
3 20 (4.77%) Internet of Things
4 14 (3.34%) Computer Science
5 10 (2.39%) Video on Demand
6 8 (1.91%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (1.91%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.67%) Inversion of Control
7 7 (1.67%) Streaming Video
8 5 (1.19%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.19%) Digital TV
9 4 (0.95%) Replication
10 3 (0.72%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.48%) Derivative
11 2 (0.48%) Fintech
11 2 (0.48%) Handset
12 1 (0.24%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.24%) RIA
12 1 (0.24%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 98 (23.39%) Linux
2 19 (4.53%) Android
2 19 (4.53%) Apple iOS
2 19 (4.53%) Windows
3 5 (1.19%) Unix
4 3 (0.72%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 384 (91.65%) Agile Software Development
2 322 (76.85%) TDD
3 180 (42.96%) Scrum
4 168 (40.10%) MVC
5 114 (27.21%) Kanban
6 81 (19.33%) Continuous Integration
7 75 (17.90%) Test Automation
8 73 (17.42%) Integration Testing
9 71 (16.95%) Web Application Development
10 68 (16.23%) Business Intelligence
10 68 (16.23%) Digital Marketing
10 68 (16.23%) Programme Management
11 67 (15.99%) E-Commerce
12 63 (15.04%) Software Engineering
13 58 (13.84%) Test Management
14 55 (13.13%) OO
15 47 (11.22%) Waterfall
16 45 (10.74%) Non-Functional Testing
17 42 (10.02%) Software Testing
18 40 (9.55%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 186 (44.39%) C#
2 163 (38.90%) Java
3 101 (24.11%) JavaScript
4 82 (19.57%) SQL
5 57 (13.60%) Ruby
6 33 (7.88%) Python
7 12 (2.86%) C
8 8 (1.91%) PHP
9 6 (1.43%) C++
10 5 (1.19%) XPath
11 3 (0.72%) Clojure
12 2 (0.48%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.48%) Go
12 2 (0.48%) Groovy
12 2 (0.48%) Perl
12 2 (0.48%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.48%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.48%) VB
12 2 (0.48%) XQuery
13 1 (0.24%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 78 (18.62%) ISTQB
2 77 (18.38%) ISEB
3 40 (9.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 38 (9.07%) Degree
5 15 (3.58%) Security Cleared
6 11 (2.63%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.24%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.44%) QA
2 21 (5.01%) ISO 14001
2 21 (5.01%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.24%) FATCA
3 1 (0.24%) SDET
System Software
1 19 (4.53%) Firmware
2 7 (1.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.72%) Ansible
2 3 (0.72%) Puppet
3 2 (0.48%) Icinga
4 1 (0.24%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 80 (19.09%) Microsoft
2 69 (16.47%) SAP
3 58 (13.84%) Apple
4 24 (5.73%) Adobe
5 19 (4.53%) HP
6 16 (3.82%) Coverity
7 14 (3.34%) Atlassian
8 8 (1.91%) Oracle
9 6 (1.43%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.24%) CA Agile Central
10 1 (0.24%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.24%) Google
10 1 (0.24%) hybris
10 1 (0.24%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.24%) PayPal
10 1 (0.24%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.24%) Solace
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £competitive+flexi time+pension +great bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Somerset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Falmouth, Cornwall
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol, Avon
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
bet365
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Large Pension, Flexi Time, Free Gym
Posted: 14 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
UCAS
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
UCAS
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago