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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 117 120 163
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +43
Permanent jobs citing BDD 137 150 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.53% 2.56% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.92% 2.97% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 129 142 81
Median salary £44,000 £39,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.82% -22.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
4699 5043 5231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 86.76% 86.07% 85.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3914 4258 4279
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +9 33 £55,000 +33.33% 8
Bristol +12 32 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Dorset +22 24 £42,500 -26.08% 5
Somerset -11 22 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Wiltshire +18 19 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Devon -17 6 £32,500 -13.33% 2
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 236 (88.06%) Agile Software Development
2 212 (79.10%) TDD
3 150 (55.97%) C#
4 123 (45.90%) MVC
5 117 (43.66%) Scrum
6 116 (43.28%) .NET
7 109 (40.67%) Java
8 105 (39.18%) Git (software)
9 89 (33.21%) JavaScript
10 88 (32.84%) ASP.NET
10 88 (32.84%) Kanban
11 86 (32.09%) Web Services
12 83 (30.97%) OO
13 82 (30.60%) SQL Server
13 82 (30.60%) SQL
14 77 (28.73%) NoSQL
15 74 (27.61%) ASP.NET MVC
16 68 (25.37%) RESTful
16 68 (25.37%) Finance
17 65 (24.25%) Software Engineering
18 64 (23.88%) Spring
19 63 (23.51%) JIRA
19 63 (23.51%) Linux
20 58 (21.64%) SOAP
21 57 (21.27%) .NET Framework
22 55 (20.52%) Ruby
22 55 (20.52%) HTML
23 54 (20.15%) Selenium
24 53 (19.78%) REST
25 52 (19.40%) Continuous Integration

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 35 (13.06%) Mule
2 29 (10.82%) JBoss
2 29 (10.82%) Mule ESB
3 25 (9.33%) Tomcat
4 11 (4.10%) WebSphere
5 10 (3.73%) Umbraco
6 9 (3.36%) IIS
7 8 (2.99%) CMS
8 7 (2.61%) Confluence
8 7 (2.61%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (1.87%) Apache
10 3 (1.12%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.37%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (3.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 41 (15.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.49%) Magento
3 3 (1.12%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 50 (18.66%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (14.18%) SaaS
3 23 (8.58%) Amazon EC2
4 21 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.75%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (0.75%) IaaS
6 2 (0.75%) PaaS
7 1 (0.37%) GitHub
7 1 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 26 (9.70%) Internet
2 12 (4.48%) SSH
3 2 (0.75%) AMQP
3 2 (0.75%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.37%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.37%) IPv6
4 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (30.60%) SQL Server
2 77 (28.73%) NoSQL
3 48 (17.91%) SQL Server 2014
4 33 (12.31%) MongoDB
5 27 (10.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 19 (7.09%) MySQL
7 14 (5.22%) Relational Database
8 11 (4.10%) RDBMS
9 10 (3.73%) Big Data
10 8 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (1.49%) Hadoop
12 3 (1.12%) Apache Accumulo
12 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.75%) MarkLogic
14 1 (0.37%) CouchDB
14 1 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
14 1 (0.37%) QlikView
14 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 1 (0.37%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 105 (39.18%) Git (software)
2 63 (23.51%) JIRA
3 54 (20.15%) Selenium
4 45 (16.79%) Cucumber
5 43 (16.04%) Jenkins
6 37 (13.81%) JUnit
7 36 (13.43%) Maven
7 36 (13.43%) Team Foundation Server
8 27 (10.07%) SpecFlow
9 23 (8.58%) NUnit
10 21 (7.84%) Moq
10 21 (7.84%) Rhino Mocks
11 20 (7.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 20 (7.46%) IntelliJ
12 19 (7.09%) Visual Studio
13 17 (6.34%) Eclipse
13 17 (6.34%) Subversion
14 16 (5.97%) Ant
14 16 (5.97%) TeamCity
15 15 (5.60%) WebDriver
General
1 68 (25.37%) Finance
2 47 (17.54%) Telecoms
3 43 (16.04%) Electronics
3 43 (16.04%) Manufacturing
3 43 (16.04%) Marketing
4 32 (11.94%) Retail
5 12 (4.48%) Banking
6 9 (3.36%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.87%) Back Office
8 4 (1.49%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.37%) Games
9 1 (0.37%) Legal
Job Titles
1 157 (58.58%) Developer
2 83 (30.97%) .NET Developer
3 47 (17.54%) Senior Developer
4 46 (17.16%) Java Developer
5 37 (13.81%) Software Engineer
6 31 (11.57%) C# Developer
7 26 (9.70%) C# .NET Developer
7 26 (9.70%) Senior Java Developer
8 25 (9.33%) Analyst
9 22 (8.21%) Test Analyst
10 21 (7.84%) Java Engineer
11 17 (6.34%) ASP.NET Developer
11 17 (6.34%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 17 (6.34%) Java Software Engineer
12 16 (5.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 16 (5.97%) Senior Software Engineer
13 13 (4.85%) Senior .NET Developer
13 13 (4.85%) Software Developer
14 12 (4.48%) Junior
14 12 (4.48%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (43.28%) .NET
2 88 (32.84%) ASP.NET
3 86 (32.09%) Web Services
4 74 (27.61%) ASP.NET MVC
5 68 (25.37%) RESTful
6 64 (23.88%) Spring
7 58 (21.64%) SOAP
8 57 (21.27%) .NET Framework
9 55 (20.52%) HTML
10 53 (19.78%) REST
11 51 (19.03%) AngularJS
12 49 (18.28%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 49 (18.28%) CSS
13 45 (16.79%) XML
14 41 (15.30%) JSON
15 38 (14.18%) ASP.NET Web API
16 37 (13.81%) Apache Camel
17 36 (13.43%) Spring MVC
18 35 (13.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 29 (10.82%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.21%) Client/Server
2 17 (6.34%) Inversion of Control
3 16 (5.97%) Computer Science
4 15 (5.60%) Streaming Music
5 13 (4.85%) N-Tier
6 11 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (4.10%) Blog
7 10 (3.73%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (3.73%) Internet of Things
8 9 (3.36%) SWIFT
9 8 (2.99%) Mobile App
9 8 (2.99%) User Experience
10 4 (1.49%) Mathematics
11 3 (1.12%) iPad
12 2 (0.75%) BBC
12 2 (0.75%) Handset
12 2 (0.75%) Mobile Payment
12 2 (0.75%) PDA
12 2 (0.75%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.75%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 63 (23.51%) Linux
2 45 (16.79%) Windows
3 15 (5.60%) Unix
4 9 (3.36%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.75%) Android
6 1 (0.37%) CentOS
6 1 (0.37%) FreeBSD
6 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 236 (88.06%) Agile Software Development
2 212 (79.10%) TDD
3 123 (45.90%) MVC
4 117 (43.66%) Scrum
5 88 (32.84%) Kanban
6 83 (30.97%) OO
7 65 (24.25%) Software Engineering
8 52 (19.40%) Continuous Integration
9 45 (16.79%) Web Application Development
10 44 (16.42%) E-Commerce
10 44 (16.42%) OOP
11 42 (15.67%) Business Intelligence
12 41 (15.30%) Digital Marketing
12 41 (15.30%) Programme Management
13 39 (14.55%) Integration Testing
13 39 (14.55%) SDLC
13 39 (14.55%) Unit Testing
14 38 (14.18%) Test Automation
15 33 (12.31%) Non-Functional Testing
16 30 (11.19%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 150 (55.97%) C#
2 109 (40.67%) Java
3 89 (33.21%) JavaScript
4 82 (30.60%) SQL
5 55 (20.52%) Ruby
6 35 (13.06%) Python
7 23 (8.58%) VB
8 15 (5.60%) VB.NET
9 11 (4.10%) Bash Shell
10 10 (3.73%) PHP
11 8 (2.99%) Shell Script
12 7 (2.61%) Apple Swift
12 7 (2.61%) Objective-C
12 7 (2.61%) PowerShell
13 5 (1.87%) T-SQL
14 4 (1.49%) Perl
15 3 (1.12%) C++
15 3 (1.12%) Go
16 2 (0.75%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.75%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 41 (15.30%) Degree
2 35 (13.06%) ISEB
3 32 (11.94%) ISTQB
4 14 (5.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 11 (4.10%) DV Cleared
5 11 (4.10%) Security Cleared
6 6 (2.24%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.75%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (10.45%) QA
2 9 (3.36%) ISO15022
2 9 (3.36%) ISO20022
3 3 (1.12%) SLA
4 2 (0.75%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.75%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (2.99%) Docker
2 2 (0.75%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (5.22%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (4.85%) Puppet
3 1 (0.37%) Ansible
3 1 (0.37%) Control-M
3 1 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 46 (17.16%) Microsoft
2 41 (15.30%) SAP
3 37 (13.81%) Apple
4 16 (5.97%) Oracle
5 13 (4.85%) HP
6 7 (2.61%) AppDynamics
6 7 (2.61%) Atlassian
6 7 (2.61%) New Relic
6 7 (2.61%) Sitecore
7 4 (1.49%) hybris
8 3 (1.12%) Google
8 3 (1.12%) Rally
9 2 (0.75%) Facebook
9 2 (0.75%) Sony
9 2 (0.75%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.75%) Yahoo!
10 1 (0.37%) Informatica
10 1 (0.37%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.37%) Splunk
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