Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 49 54 63
Rank change year-on-year +5 +9 -13
Permanent jobs citing BDD 19 30 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 3.83% 4.18% 1.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.22% 4.45% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 17 38 17
Bath median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +66.67% -25.00%
10th Percentile £29,750 £33,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £56,000 £63,750 £55,000
Somerset median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +53.85% -13.33%

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 450 674 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 90.73% 93.87% 92.35%
Number of salaries quoted 356 615 476
Bath median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% +6.67%

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 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for BDD in Bath

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT jobs citing BDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bath region with a requirement for BDD.

1 16 (84.21%) TDD
2 15 (78.95%) JavaScript
2 15 (78.95%) AngularJS
3 14 (73.68%) HTML
3 14 (73.68%) CSS
3 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (57.89%) Spring
4 11 (57.89%) Java
4 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
5 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (47.37%) SDLC
7 8 (42.11%) C#
7 8 (42.11%) SQL
8 7 (36.84%) Project Management
8 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
8 7 (36.84%) JSON
8 7 (36.84%) Java 8
9 5 (26.32%) jQuery
9 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
9 5 (26.32%) MVC
9 5 (26.32%) .NET
10 4 (21.05%) Civica
10 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
10 4 (21.05%) Java EE
10 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
10 4 (21.05%) Entity Framework
11 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (15.79%) Functional Testing
11 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio Team System
11 3 (15.79%) Performance Testing

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:

Cloud Services
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Selenium
1 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (5.26%) JUnit
2 1 (5.26%) Mockito
2 1 (5.26%) Moq
2 1 (5.26%) NUnit
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Java Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Software Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) .NET Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Java Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Test Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) .NET Software Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Azure Developer
6 2 (10.53%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Messaging Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) AngularJS
2 14 (73.68%) CSS
2 14 (73.68%) HTML
3 11 (57.89%) Spring
4 7 (36.84%) JSON
5 5 (26.32%) .NET
5 5 (26.32%) jQuery
6 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
6 4 (21.05%) Entity Framework
6 4 (21.05%) Java EE
7 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
7 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (15.79%) Hibernate
7 3 (15.79%) NHibernate
7 3 (15.79%) WCF
7 3 (15.79%) WPF
8 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 1 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (5.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Mindset
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) TDD
2 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (47.37%) SDLC
4 7 (36.84%) Project Management
5 5 (26.32%) MVC
5 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
6 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
7 3 (15.79%) Functional Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Performance Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Scalability Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Stress Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
8 1 (5.26%) Analytics
8 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (5.26%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (5.26%) Kanban
8 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
8 1 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (5.26%) Scrum
8 1 (5.26%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) JavaScript
2 11 (57.89%) Java
3 8 (42.11%) C#
3 8 (42.11%) SQL
4 7 (36.84%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
2 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Civica
2 3 (15.79%) Xamarin
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft