The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Worcestershire / Worcester
Rank 18 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 16 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 9.52% 6.45% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.03% 8.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 0
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 Worcester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
145 97 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 86.31% 78.23% 91.18%
Number of salaries quoted 141 93 88
Median salary £42,500 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

BDD
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

BDD Salary Trend in Worcester

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 20 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 Worcester region with a requirement for BDD.

1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (100.00%) TDD
2 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 16 (94.12%) Git (software)
2 16 (94.12%) Node.js
2 16 (94.12%) KnockoutJS
3 10 (58.82%) .NET Framework
3 10 (58.82%) C#
3 10 (58.82%) .NET
4 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
4 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET
4 9 (52.94%) MVC
4 9 (52.94%) Internet
4 9 (52.94%) Games
4 9 (52.94%) Ruby
4 9 (52.94%) WCF
4 9 (52.94%) RESTful
4 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (52.94%) Web Application Development
4 9 (52.94%) NoSQL
4 9 (52.94%) Entity Framework
4 9 (52.94%) AngularJS
4 9 (52.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 9 (52.94%) SQL Server 2014
4 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET Web API
4 9 (52.94%) Code First Entity Framework
5 7 (41.18%) Chai
5 7 (41.18%) User Experience
5 7 (41.18%) gulp

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) NoSQL
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 16 (94.12%) Git (software)
2 7 (41.18%) Grunt
2 7 (41.18%) gulp
2 7 (41.18%) Jasmine
2 7 (41.18%) JSUnit
2 7 (41.18%) Mocha
2 7 (41.18%) Subversion
3 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 9 (52.94%) Games
2 7 (41.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) .NET Developer
2 9 (52.94%) Internet Developer
3 7 (41.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (41.18%) HTML CSS Developer
3 7 (41.18%) HTML Developer
3 7 (41.18%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) KnockoutJS
1 16 (94.12%) Node.js
2 10 (58.82%) .NET
2 10 (58.82%) .NET Framework
3 9 (52.94%) AngularJS
3 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET
3 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET Web API
3 9 (52.94%) Code First Entity Framework
3 9 (52.94%) Entity Framework
3 9 (52.94%) RESTful
3 9 (52.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 9 (52.94%) WCF
4 7 (41.18%) Backbone.js
4 7 (41.18%) Chai
4 7 (41.18%) CSS
4 7 (41.18%) CSS3
4 7 (41.18%) HTML5
4 7 (41.18%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Animation
1 7 (41.18%) Mobile App
1 7 (41.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (100.00%) TDD
2 9 (52.94%) MVC
2 9 (52.94%) Web Application Development
3 7 (41.18%) Automated Testing
3 7 (41.18%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 7 (41.18%) Pay per click
3 7 (41.18%) SEO
3 7 (41.18%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.88%) OO
4 1 (5.88%) OOP
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 10 (58.82%) C#
3 9 (52.94%) Ruby
4 7 (41.18%) PHP
5 1 (5.88%) C++
5 1 (5.88%) Java