Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for BDD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BDD over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 66 45
Rank change year-on-year +2 -21 +28
Permanent jobs citing BDD 28 14 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 3.67% 2.25% 4.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.99% 2.53% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 36 14 22
Bath median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £55,000 £51,250
Somerset median annual salary £47,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year +31.03% -3.33% -6.25%

BDD is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bath
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 702 554 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 92.01% 88.92% 85.07%
Number of salaries quoted 598 519 464
Bath median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £63,750
Somerset median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% +7.14%

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

Job postings citing BDD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bath.

Job vacancy trend for BDD in Bath

BDD
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Salary trend for BDD in Bath

BDD
Salary Histogram in Bath

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in Bath over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for BDD in Bath

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Bath region with a requirement for BDD.

1 23 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (60.71%) Scrum
3 16 (57.14%) C#
3 16 (57.14%) TDD
4 15 (53.57%) NUnit
4 15 (53.57%) .NET
5 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 14 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 14 (50.00%) Windows
5 14 (50.00%) Moq
5 14 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
6 13 (46.43%) SQL Server 2016
6 13 (46.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 13 (46.43%) Web Application Development
6 13 (46.43%) Kanban
6 13 (46.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (46.43%) MVVM
6 13 (46.43%) Rhino Mocks
6 13 (46.43%) WinForms
6 13 (46.43%) MVC
6 13 (46.43%) NHibernate
6 13 (46.43%) Music Streaming
6 13 (46.43%) WCF
6 13 (46.43%) WPF
7 12 (42.86%) Test Automation
8 9 (32.14%) Selenium
9 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
10 7 (25.00%) Digital Analytics
10 7 (25.00%) Analytics
10 7 (25.00%) Cucumber

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath 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 1 (3.57%) Apache
1 1 (3.57%) IIS
1 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) HTTP
2 1 (3.57%) Kerberos
2 1 (3.57%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (46.43%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
3 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (53.57%) NUnit
2 14 (50.00%) Moq
3 13 (46.43%) Rhino Mocks
4 9 (32.14%) Selenium
5 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
6 7 (25.00%) Cucumber
7 6 (21.43%) GitLab
8 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
8 4 (14.29%) WebDriver
9 3 (10.71%) JIRA
10 2 (7.14%) JMeter
10 2 (7.14%) LoadRunner
10 2 (7.14%) SpecFlow
10 2 (7.14%) TeamCity
11 1 (3.57%) LoadUI
11 1 (3.57%) Mercurial
11 1 (3.57%) Mockito
11 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
11 1 (3.57%) Subversion
11 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Developer
2 15 (53.57%) .NET Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Test Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Team Leader
4 3 (10.71%) Test Team Leader
5 2 (7.14%) Automation Tester
5 2 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Tester
6 1 (3.57%) Automation Team Leader
6 1 (3.57%) Automation Test Lead
6 1 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (53.57%) .NET
2 14 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 13 (46.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (46.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 13 (46.43%) NHibernate
3 13 (46.43%) WCF
3 13 (46.43%) WinForms
3 13 (46.43%) WPF
4 5 (17.86%) Web Services
5 2 (7.14%) Gherkin
5 2 (7.14%) Spring
6 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (3.57%) Autofac
6 1 (3.57%) Backbone.js
6 1 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (3.57%) Ninject
6 1 (3.57%) REST
6 1 (3.57%) StructureMap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (46.43%) Music Streaming
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (60.71%) Scrum
3 16 (57.14%) TDD
4 13 (46.43%) Kanban
4 13 (46.43%) MVC
4 13 (46.43%) MVVM
4 13 (46.43%) Web Application Development
5 12 (42.86%) Test Automation
6 7 (25.00%) Analytics
6 7 (25.00%) Digital Analytics
7 6 (21.43%) Exploratory Testing
8 5 (17.86%) Software Testing
8 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing
9 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (14.29%) Functional Testing
9 4 (14.29%) Regression Testing
9 4 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
9 4 (14.29%) Test Strategy
10 3 (10.71%) Non-Functional Testing
10 3 (10.71%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) C#
2 6 (21.43%) Python
3 3 (10.71%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) ISEB
2 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Dovecot
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.57%) Xamarin