Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 109 111
Rank change year-on-year +41 +2 -33
Permanent jobs citing BDD 168 74 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 4.35% 2.29% 2.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.74% 2.52% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 149 64 92
Bristol median annual salary £51,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.75% -20.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,250 £57,425 £65,000
South West median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -11.11%

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 Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3542 2932 3440
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 91.76% 90.86% 90.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2928 2486 2964
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +6.02% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for BDD in Bristol

BDD
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for BDD in Bristol

BDD
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in Bristol over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for BDD in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 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 Bristol region with a requirement for BDD.

1 139 (82.74%) TDD
2 122 (72.62%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (46.43%) C#
4 75 (44.64%) JavaScript
5 71 (42.26%) HTML
6 67 (39.88%) Java
7 64 (38.10%) CSS
8 61 (36.31%) .NET
9 60 (35.71%) Test Automation
10 52 (30.95%) Git (software)
11 48 (28.57%) NoSQL
11 48 (28.57%) SQL
12 47 (27.98%) MVC
13 46 (27.38%) Software Engineering
13 46 (27.38%) AngularJS
14 45 (26.79%) Amazon AWS
14 45 (26.79%) SQL Server
14 45 (26.79%) OO
15 44 (26.19%) User Experience
16 40 (23.81%) Electronics
16 40 (23.81%) Scrum
16 40 (23.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 37 (22.02%) ASP.NET
18 36 (21.43%) Finance
19 34 (20.24%) ASP.NET MVC
20 33 (19.64%) HTML5
20 33 (19.64%) Microsoft Azure
21 32 (19.05%) Continuous Delivery
22 30 (17.86%) RESTful
22 30 (17.86%) MongoDB

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 12 (7.14%) Drupal
1 12 (7.14%) WordPress
2 9 (5.36%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (4.76%) Apache Spark
3 8 (4.76%) CMS
4 7 (4.17%) Confluence
4 7 (4.17%) JBoss
4 7 (4.17%) Jetty
4 7 (4.17%) Tomcat
4 7 (4.17%) WebLogic
5 5 (2.98%) Umbraco
6 4 (2.38%) Joomla!
7 2 (1.19%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.60%) Apache
8 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.60%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (0.60%) Adobe Premiere
1 1 (0.60%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 45 (26.79%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (19.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (11.90%) SaaS
4 19 (11.31%) PaaS
5 18 (10.71%) IaaS
6 11 (6.55%) Amazon Kinesis
7 10 (5.95%) npm
8 8 (4.76%) Amazon EMR
9 6 (3.57%) TestFlight
10 4 (2.38%) AWS Lambda
10 4 (2.38%) BrowserStack
10 4 (2.38%) Sauce Labs
10 4 (2.38%) Serverless
11 3 (1.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.31%) HTTP
2 16 (9.52%) SSL
3 15 (8.93%) Wireless
4 6 (3.57%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 45 (26.79%) SQL Server
3 30 (17.86%) MongoDB
4 21 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 19 (11.31%) Apache Cassandra
5 19 (11.31%) CouchDB
6 17 (10.12%) Big Data
6 17 (10.12%) RDBMS
7 14 (8.33%) MySQL
8 11 (6.55%) Amazon Redshift
8 11 (6.55%) SQL Server 2016
9 10 (5.95%) Hadoop
9 10 (5.95%) Redis
10 8 (4.76%) BigQuery
11 7 (4.17%) Couchbase
11 7 (4.17%) Riak
12 5 (2.98%) Azure SQL Database
13 3 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (0.60%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 52 (30.95%) Git (software)
2 40 (23.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 26 (15.48%) Jenkins
3 26 (15.48%) JIRA
4 22 (13.10%) Selenium
5 21 (12.50%) Calabash
6 18 (10.71%) Bitbucket
7 17 (10.12%) Mercurial
7 17 (10.12%) MSBuild
8 15 (8.93%) Cucumber
9 14 (8.33%) Android Studio
10 8 (4.76%) Gradle
10 8 (4.76%) JUnit
10 8 (4.76%) Mockito
11 7 (4.17%) CocoaPods
11 7 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (3.57%) Appium
12 6 (3.57%) Grunt
12 6 (3.57%) gulp
12 6 (3.57%) SpecFlow
General
1 40 (23.81%) Electronics
2 36 (21.43%) Finance
3 28 (16.67%) Marketing
4 22 (13.10%) Manufacturing
4 22 (13.10%) Telecoms
5 13 (7.74%) Advertising
6 7 (4.17%) Law
7 5 (2.98%) Banking
7 5 (2.98%) Games
7 5 (2.98%) Publishing
8 4 (2.38%) Private Banking
9 2 (1.19%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.60%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.60%) Retail
10 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 102 (60.71%) Developer
2 31 (18.45%) C# Developer
3 30 (17.86%) .NET Developer
4 26 (15.48%) Senior Developer
5 19 (11.31%) C# .NET Developer
6 17 (10.12%) Software Developer
7 15 (8.93%) .NET Software Developer
7 15 (8.93%) ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (8.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (8.93%) C# Software Developer
8 14 (8.33%) Analyst
8 14 (8.33%) Java Developer
9 13 (7.74%) Test Analyst
10 12 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
10 12 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 10 (5.95%) Software Engineer
11 10 (5.95%) Tester
12 9 (5.36%) PHP Developer
12 9 (5.36%) Senior C# Developer
12 9 (5.36%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (42.26%) HTML
2 64 (38.10%) CSS
3 61 (36.31%) .NET
4 46 (27.38%) AngularJS
5 37 (22.02%) ASP.NET
6 34 (20.24%) ASP.NET MVC
7 33 (19.64%) HTML5
8 30 (17.86%) Node.js
8 30 (17.86%) RESTful
9 23 (13.69%) REST
10 22 (13.10%) React
11 19 (11.31%) ASP.NET Web API
11 19 (11.31%) JSON
12 16 (9.52%) Kafka
12 16 (9.52%) RabbitMQ
13 11 (6.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 11 (6.55%) WCF
14 10 (5.95%) jQuery
14 10 (5.95%) Spring
14 10 (5.95%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 44 (26.19%) User Experience
2 18 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (9.52%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (6.55%) Mobile App
5 8 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
6 7 (4.17%) Fintech
7 5 (2.98%) Clustering
7 5 (2.98%) Internet of Things
8 4 (2.38%) Animation
9 2 (1.19%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.19%) Video\Live Streaming
10 1 (0.60%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.60%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.60%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 17 (10.12%) Android
2 16 (9.52%) Apple iOS
3 5 (2.98%) Linux
4 3 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (82.74%) TDD
2 122 (72.62%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (35.71%) Test Automation
4 47 (27.98%) MVC
5 46 (27.38%) Software Engineering
6 45 (26.79%) OO
7 40 (23.81%) Scrum
8 32 (19.05%) Continuous Delivery
9 27 (16.07%) Digital Marketing
10 24 (14.29%) DevOps
10 24 (14.29%) Kanban
10 24 (14.29%) SOLID
11 23 (13.69%) Business Intelligence
12 22 (13.10%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (13.10%) Programme Management
13 20 (11.90%) Microservices
14 19 (11.31%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
15 18 (10.71%) Analytical Thinking
16 17 (10.12%) Web Development
17 16 (9.52%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 78 (46.43%) C#
2 75 (44.64%) JavaScript
3 67 (39.88%) Java
4 48 (28.57%) SQL
5 20 (11.90%) Ruby
6 17 (10.12%) PHP
7 16 (9.52%) C++
8 14 (8.33%) Python
9 9 (5.36%) TypeScript
10 8 (4.76%) Scala
11 7 (4.17%) Objective-C
12 4 (2.38%) C
12 4 (2.38%) ES6
13 3 (1.79%) Apple Swift
13 3 (1.79%) F#
14 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (4.17%) Degree
2 6 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.98%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.79%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.19%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (13.69%) QA
System Software
1 9 (5.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (8.33%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 22 (13.10%) SAP
2 18 (10.71%) Atlassian
2 18 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.36%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.60%) Adobe
4 1 (0.60%) Facebook