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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 118 138 193
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +55
Permanent jobs citing BDD 127 107 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.38% 1.85% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.74% 2.16% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 117 102 43
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,250 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.50% +3.04%
BDD
England

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
4640 4951 5064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 86.97% 85.44% 85.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3892 4126 4213
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,909
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 27 May 2016.

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 27 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Gloucestershire +23 32 £58,750 -6.00% 10
Dorset +20 28 £42,500 -41.37% 7
Bristol -19 21 £35,000 +2.94% 5
Somerset +4 19 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Wiltshire +18 18 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Devon -5 7 £40,000 +11.11%
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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.

1 233 (88.59%) Agile Software Development
2 213 (80.99%) TDD
3 152 (57.79%) C#
4 134 (50.95%) MVC
5 125 (47.53%) Java
6 121 (46.01%) Scrum
7 104 (39.54%) .NET
8 99 (37.64%) Web Services
9 97 (36.88%) Git (software)
10 93 (35.36%) JavaScript
11 91 (34.60%) OO
12 89 (33.84%) SQL
13 87 (33.08%) ASP.NET
14 84 (31.94%) Finance
14 84 (31.94%) Software Engineering
15 82 (31.18%) SQL Server
16 79 (30.04%) Kanban
17 78 (29.66%) ASP.NET MVC
18 76 (28.90%) NoSQL
19 74 (28.14%) Spring
20 66 (25.10%) HTML
21 65 (24.71%) AngularJS
22 62 (23.57%) REST
23 60 (22.81%) Ruby
23 60 (22.81%) Degree
24 57 (21.67%) .NET Framework
24 57 (21.67%) SOAP
25 56 (21.29%) CSS
26 55 (20.91%) Linux
27 53 (20.15%) JIRA

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 37 (14.07%) Mule
2 35 (13.31%) JBoss
3 29 (11.03%) Mule ESB
4 24 (9.13%) Tomcat
5 23 (8.75%) Node.js
6 13 (4.94%) WebSphere
7 7 (2.66%) IIS
8 4 (1.52%) Apache
9 3 (1.14%) Confluence
10 2 (0.76%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.76%) CMS
10 2 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.76%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.38%) Drupal
11 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (2.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 44 (16.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.52%) Magento
2 4 (1.52%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 53 (20.15%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (15.21%) SaaS
3 27 (10.27%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (5.32%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (2.66%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.38%) GitHub
7 1 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 28 (10.65%) Internet
2 7 (2.66%) SSH
3 2 (0.76%) AMQP
3 2 (0.76%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (31.18%) SQL Server
2 76 (28.90%) NoSQL
3 42 (15.97%) SQL Server 2014
4 39 (14.83%) MongoDB
5 33 (12.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 22 (8.37%) MySQL
7 13 (4.94%) Relational Database
8 10 (3.80%) RDBMS
9 7 (2.66%) Big Data
10 6 (2.28%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (1.90%) QlikView
11 5 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (1.90%) SQLite
11 5 (1.90%) SSDT
12 4 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (1.14%) Hadoop
14 2 (0.76%) CouchDB
14 2 (0.76%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 97 (36.88%) Git (software)
2 53 (20.15%) JIRA
3 52 (19.77%) JUnit
4 41 (15.59%) Selenium
5 36 (13.69%) Cucumber
6 32 (12.17%) Jenkins
6 32 (12.17%) Maven
7 26 (9.89%) Team Foundation Server
8 24 (9.13%) IntelliJ
9 23 (8.75%) Eclipse
10 20 (7.60%) NUnit
10 20 (7.60%) SpecFlow
11 18 (6.84%) Moq
11 18 (6.84%) Rhino Mocks
12 17 (6.46%) Ant
12 17 (6.46%) Visual Studio
13 14 (5.32%) WebDriver
14 11 (4.18%) Subversion
15 10 (3.80%) JMeter
16 9 (3.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 84 (31.94%) Finance
2 50 (19.01%) Telecoms
3 47 (17.87%) Retail
4 46 (17.49%) Manufacturing
4 46 (17.49%) Marketing
5 44 (16.73%) Electronics
6 30 (11.41%) Banking
7 11 (4.18%) Financial Institution
8 7 (2.66%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.90%) Back Office
10 4 (1.52%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 159 (60.46%) Developer
2 68 (25.86%) .NET Developer
3 54 (20.53%) Java Developer
4 53 (20.15%) Senior Developer
5 47 (17.87%) Software Engineer
6 32 (12.17%) Java Engineer
7 31 (11.79%) C# Developer
8 28 (10.65%) Java Software Engineer
8 28 (10.65%) Senior Java Developer
9 27 (10.27%) Analyst
10 22 (8.37%) Test Analyst
11 21 (7.98%) C# .NET Developer
12 19 (7.22%) Junior
12 19 (7.22%) Junior Developer
13 18 (6.84%) ASP.NET Developer
13 18 (6.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 15 (5.70%) Agile Developer
14 15 (5.70%) C# Software Engineer
15 14 (5.32%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 14 (5.32%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (39.54%) .NET
2 99 (37.64%) Web Services
3 87 (33.08%) ASP.NET
4 78 (29.66%) ASP.NET MVC
5 74 (28.14%) Spring
6 66 (25.10%) HTML
7 65 (24.71%) AngularJS
8 62 (23.57%) REST
9 57 (21.67%) .NET Framework
9 57 (21.67%) SOAP
10 56 (21.29%) CSS
11 52 (19.77%) JSON
11 52 (19.77%) RESTful
12 48 (18.25%) Spring MVC
13 47 (17.87%) Apache Camel
14 41 (15.59%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 39 (14.83%) XML
16 38 (14.45%) ASP.NET Web API
17 36 (13.69%) J2EE
18 34 (12.93%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.75%) Client/Server
1 23 (8.75%) Computer Science
2 20 (7.60%) Mathematics
3 19 (7.22%) Inversion of Control
4 15 (5.70%) N-Tier
5 14 (5.32%) Streaming Music
6 12 (4.56%) User Experience
7 11 (4.18%) SWIFT
7 11 (4.18%) Visualisation
8 10 (3.80%) Blog
9 9 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (2.66%) Internet of Things
11 6 (2.28%) Mobile App
12 3 (1.14%) iPad
13 2 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.76%) Fintech
13 2 (0.76%) PDA
14 1 (0.38%) Digital Media
14 1 (0.38%) Public Cloud
14 1 (0.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 55 (20.91%) Linux
2 38 (14.45%) Windows
3 17 (6.46%) Unix
4 5 (1.90%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (88.59%) Agile Software Development
2 213 (80.99%) TDD
3 134 (50.95%) MVC
4 121 (46.01%) Scrum
5 91 (34.60%) OO
6 84 (31.94%) Software Engineering
7 79 (30.04%) Kanban
8 52 (19.77%) Continuous Integration
9 49 (18.63%) Business Intelligence
9 49 (18.63%) OOP
10 48 (18.25%) E-Commerce
11 44 (16.73%) Digital Marketing
11 44 (16.73%) Programme Management
12 38 (14.45%) Test Automation
13 37 (14.07%) Unit Testing
14 36 (13.69%) Integration Testing
14 36 (13.69%) Web Application Development
15 35 (13.31%) Mentoring
16 33 (12.55%) SDLC
17 26 (9.89%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 152 (57.79%) C#
2 125 (47.53%) Java
3 93 (35.36%) JavaScript
4 89 (33.84%) SQL
5 60 (22.81%) Ruby
6 35 (13.31%) Python
7 21 (7.98%) VB
8 14 (5.32%) VB.NET
9 12 (4.56%) T-SQL
10 9 (3.42%) Bash Shell
10 9 (3.42%) PHP
11 7 (2.66%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.90%) Apple Swift
12 5 (1.90%) Objective-C
12 5 (1.90%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.52%) C++
13 4 (1.52%) Perl
14 3 (1.14%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.14%) Scala
15 2 (0.76%) Go
Qualifications
1 60 (22.81%) Degree
2 26 (9.89%) ISEB
3 22 (8.37%) ISTQB
4 10 (3.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (3.42%) DV Cleared
5 9 (3.42%) Security Cleared
6 6 (2.28%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (10.65%) QA
2 11 (4.18%) ISO15022
2 11 (4.18%) ISO20022
3 3 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (2.28%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.90%) Control-M
2 5 (1.90%) Puppet
3 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 44 (16.73%) SAP
2 39 (14.83%) Microsoft
3 37 (14.07%) Apple
4 18 (6.84%) Oracle
5 12 (4.56%) hybris
6 8 (3.04%) HP
7 5 (1.90%) Informatica
7 5 (1.90%) Splunk
8 3 (1.14%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.14%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.76%) AppDynamics
9 2 (0.76%) New Relic
9 2 (0.76%) Rally
9 2 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.76%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.38%) Google
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
TRG
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon
Analyst Programmer x 2
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Training Opportunities
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
TRG
Salary: 55000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol, South West, England
REPL Group
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 22 days ago
South West
intY
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum DOE+ great benefits+ flexible hours
Posted: 16 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 22 days ago
Cheltenham
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 22 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Bath
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Anatwine
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago