The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for BDD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 66 79
Rank change year-on-year +37 +13  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 58 25 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 8.13% 2.80% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.77% 3.22% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 37 22 13
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

BDD is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Brighton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 661 777 743
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 92.71% 87.01% 83.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1799 2294 2211
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,250 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

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

Job vacancy trend for BDD in Brighton

BDD
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Salary trend for BDD in Brighton

BDD
Salary Histogram in Brighton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in Brighton over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for BDD in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Brighton region with a requirement for BDD.

1 73 (80.22%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (59.34%) TDD
3 48 (52.75%) JavaScript
4 40 (43.96%) HTML
4 40 (43.96%) React
5 37 (40.66%) RESTful
6 34 (37.36%) CSS
6 34 (37.36%) AngularJS
7 31 (34.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 29 (31.87%) .NET
9 27 (29.67%) Software Engineering
9 27 (29.67%) Web Development
10 25 (27.47%) Ruby
11 23 (25.27%) Scrum
12 22 (24.18%) Front End Development
12 22 (24.18%) User Experience
12 22 (24.18%) Sass
13 21 (23.08%) SQL Server
14 20 (21.98%) OO
15 18 (19.78%) Microsoft
15 18 (19.78%) Backbone.js
16 17 (18.68%) Test Automation
16 17 (18.68%) QA
17 16 (17.58%) ASP.NET MVC
17 16 (17.58%) ASP.NET
17 16 (17.58%) C#
17 16 (17.58%) MVC
18 15 (16.48%) Git (software)
18 15 (16.48%) ISTQB
18 15 (16.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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 7 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.09%) SQL Server 2016
3 8 (8.79%) Big Data
4 5 (5.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (16.48%) Git (software)
2 12 (13.19%) Cucumber
2 12 (13.19%) Jenkins
3 11 (12.09%) Capybara
3 11 (12.09%) JIRA
3 11 (12.09%) Selenium
General
1 7 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 49 (53.85%) Developer
2 26 (28.57%) Analyst
2 26 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 20 (21.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 16 (17.58%) .NET Developer
5 12 (13.19%) QA Analyst
5 12 (13.19%) QA Engineer
5 12 (13.19%) QA Test Analyst
5 12 (13.19%) QA Test Engineer
5 12 (13.19%) Test Engineer
6 10 (10.99%) Junior
6 10 (10.99%) Junior Analyst
6 10 (10.99%) Junior Test Analyst
7 8 (8.79%) .NET Architect
7 8 (8.79%) Architect
7 8 (8.79%) Chief Technology Officer
8 7 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 6 (6.59%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (5.49%) Software Analyst
10 5 (5.49%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (43.96%) HTML
1 40 (43.96%) React
2 37 (40.66%) RESTful
3 34 (37.36%) AngularJS
3 34 (37.36%) CSS
4 31 (34.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 29 (31.87%) .NET
6 22 (24.18%) Sass
7 18 (19.78%) Backbone.js
8 16 (17.58%) ASP.NET
8 16 (17.58%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (15.38%) Ember.js
9 14 (15.38%) Ruby on Rails
10 11 (12.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 7 (7.69%) WCF
12 5 (5.49%) .NET Framework
12 5 (5.49%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 5 (5.49%) Entity Framework
12 5 (5.49%) jQuery
12 5 (5.49%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 22 (24.18%) User Experience
2 7 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (5.49%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.49%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.40%) Digital TV
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (80.22%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (59.34%) TDD
3 27 (29.67%) Software Engineering
3 27 (29.67%) Web Development
4 23 (25.27%) Scrum
5 22 (24.18%) Front End Development
6 20 (21.98%) OO
7 17 (18.68%) Test Automation
8 16 (17.58%) MVC
9 11 (12.09%) Open Source
9 11 (12.09%) Test Scripting
9 11 (12.09%) Web Application Development
10 7 (7.69%) CQRS
10 7 (7.69%) Domain-Driven Design
11 6 (6.59%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (5.49%) OOP
12 5 (5.49%) Performance Testing
12 5 (5.49%) Regression Testing
12 5 (5.49%) SDLC
12 5 (5.49%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (52.75%) JavaScript
2 25 (27.47%) Ruby
3 16 (17.58%) C#
4 11 (12.09%) Python
4 11 (12.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (16.48%) ISTQB
1 15 (16.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (5.49%) Degree
2 5 (5.49%) ISEB
2 5 (5.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (18.68%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (19.78%) Microsoft
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