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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South West / Bristol
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 86 86
Rank change year-on-year +13 0  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 66 30 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 3.63% 1.90% 2.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.03% 2.09% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 60 24 53
Median salary £43,250 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.81% +1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £54,250 £65,000
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 Bristol with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1637 1434 1731
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 90.14% 90.87% 89.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1367 1235 1491
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 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing BDD as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for BDD in Bristol

BDD
Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Bristol region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth - 1 £32,500 -
BDD
South West

For the 6 months to 25 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 Bristol region with a requirement for BDD.

1 163 (87.63%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (86.02%) TDD
3 102 (54.84%) JavaScript
4 88 (47.31%) Scrum
5 87 (46.77%) HTML
6 83 (44.62%) C#
7 80 (43.01%) CSS
8 74 (39.78%) MVC
9 70 (37.63%) .NET
10 68 (36.56%) RESTful
11 67 (36.02%) Java
12 64 (34.41%) Git (software)
13 53 (28.49%) ASP.NET
14 52 (27.96%) SQL Server
15 51 (27.42%) Finance
16 50 (26.88%) ASP.NET MVC
17 48 (25.81%) AngularJS
18 45 (24.19%) Jenkins
19 43 (23.12%) REST
20 39 (20.97%) Maven
20 39 (20.97%) Software Engineering
21 36 (19.35%) jQuery
21 36 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
21 36 (19.35%) Test Automation
21 36 (19.35%) ASP.NET Web API
22 33 (17.74%) Marketing
22 33 (17.74%) PHP
23 32 (17.20%) OOP
23 32 (17.20%) OOD
24 31 (16.67%) Selenium

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 25 (13.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 25 (13.44%) WordPress
2 23 (12.37%) Drupal
3 14 (7.53%) Tomcat
4 12 (6.45%) Confluence
5 11 (5.91%) Apache
6 9 (4.84%) JBoss
7 7 (3.76%) GlassFish
7 7 (3.76%) WebSphere
8 6 (3.23%) CMS
9 4 (2.15%) Jetty
9 4 (2.15%) Joomla!
9 4 (2.15%) Umbraco
9 4 (2.15%) WebLogic
10 3 (1.61%) IIS
10 3 (1.61%) Liferay
10 3 (1.61%) nginx
11 1 (0.54%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.54%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (3.23%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.61%) Adobe After Effects
2 3 (1.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (1.61%) Adobe Premiere
2 3 (1.61%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 15 (8.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (2.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (11.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (7.53%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.69%) IaaS
3 5 (2.69%) PaaS
3 5 (2.69%) SaaS
4 4 (2.15%) BrowserStack
4 4 (2.15%) Sauce Labs
5 1 (0.54%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.68%) HTTP
2 5 (2.69%) SSL
3 1 (0.54%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.54%) MQTT
3 1 (0.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (27.96%) SQL Server
2 30 (16.13%) NoSQL
3 25 (13.44%) MySQL
4 15 (8.06%) MongoDB
4 15 (8.06%) Relational Database
5 13 (6.99%) SQL Server 2014
6 11 (5.91%) RDBMS
7 9 (4.84%) SQL Server 2016
8 6 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (2.69%) CouchDB
9 5 (2.69%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (2.15%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (2.15%) Big Data
10 4 (2.15%) Hadoop
10 4 (2.15%) Redis
10 4 (2.15%) Riak
11 3 (1.61%) Couchbase
11 3 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 64 (34.41%) Git (software)
2 45 (24.19%) Jenkins
3 39 (20.97%) Maven
4 31 (16.67%) Selenium
5 29 (15.59%) Cucumber
6 20 (10.75%) Mockito
7 19 (10.22%) SonarQube
8 15 (8.06%) JIRA
8 15 (8.06%) WebDriver
9 14 (7.53%) Subversion
10 11 (5.91%) IntelliJ
11 10 (5.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 9 (4.84%) Sonatype Nexus
12 9 (4.84%) SpecFlow
13 7 (3.76%) JIRA Agile
13 7 (3.76%) Mercurial
14 6 (3.23%) Eclipse
14 6 (3.23%) Jasmine
15 5 (2.69%) MSBuild
15 5 (2.69%) SoapUI
General
1 51 (27.42%) Finance
2 33 (17.74%) Marketing
3 16 (8.60%) Electronics
3 16 (8.60%) Telecoms
4 15 (8.06%) Manufacturing
5 11 (5.91%) Advertising
5 11 (5.91%) Games
6 6 (3.23%) Banking
7 5 (2.69%) Legal
8 4 (2.15%) Private Banking
8 4 (2.15%) Publishing
8 4 (2.15%) Retail
9 3 (1.61%) Law
10 2 (1.08%) Aerospace
10 2 (1.08%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 146 (78.49%) Developer
2 52 (27.96%) .NET Developer
3 41 (22.04%) C# Developer
4 32 (17.20%) C# .NET Developer
5 27 (14.52%) Senior Developer
5 27 (14.52%) Software Developer
6 23 (12.37%) .NET Software Developer
6 23 (12.37%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 23 (12.37%) C# Software Developer
7 22 (11.83%) ASP.NET Developer
7 22 (11.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 21 (11.29%) PHP Developer
9 18 (9.68%) Java Developer
10 14 (7.53%) Lead Developer
11 12 (6.45%) Senior .NET Developer
12 11 (5.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 10 (5.38%) Full Stack Developer
14 9 (4.84%) JavaScript Developer
14 9 (4.84%) Web Developer
15 8 (4.30%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (46.77%) HTML
2 80 (43.01%) CSS
3 70 (37.63%) .NET
4 68 (36.56%) RESTful
5 53 (28.49%) ASP.NET
6 50 (26.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 48 (25.81%) AngularJS
8 43 (23.12%) REST
9 36 (19.35%) ASP.NET Web API
9 36 (19.35%) jQuery
10 28 (15.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 27 (14.52%) SOAP
12 25 (13.44%) JSR 170
12 25 (13.44%) OSGi
12 25 (13.44%) Spring
13 22 (11.83%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 22 (11.83%) Web Services
14 20 (10.75%) .NET Framework
14 20 (10.75%) PowerMock
15 19 (10.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.90%) User Experience
2 20 (10.75%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.38%) Streaming Video
5 6 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.23%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.69%) Video on Demand
7 4 (2.15%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.61%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.61%) Video Editing
8 3 (1.61%) W3C
9 2 (1.08%) Fintech
10 1 (0.54%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.54%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.54%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.84%) Linux
2 6 (3.23%) Android
3 4 (2.15%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.61%) Windows
5 1 (0.54%) CentOS
5 1 (0.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (87.63%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (86.02%) TDD
3 88 (47.31%) Scrum
4 74 (39.78%) MVC
5 39 (20.97%) Software Engineering
6 36 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
6 36 (19.35%) Test Automation
7 32 (17.20%) OOD
7 32 (17.20%) OOP
8 26 (13.98%) OO
9 25 (13.44%) Kanban
9 25 (13.44%) Unit Testing
10 24 (12.90%) Web Development
11 22 (11.83%) Digital Marketing
11 22 (11.83%) Web Application Development
12 20 (10.75%) Migration
13 15 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (8.06%) Programme Management
13 15 (8.06%) SOLID
14 13 (6.99%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 102 (54.84%) JavaScript
2 83 (44.62%) C#
3 67 (36.02%) Java
4 33 (17.74%) PHP
5 28 (15.05%) Ruby
5 28 (15.05%) SQL
6 12 (6.45%) Python
7 5 (2.69%) C
7 5 (2.69%) C++
7 5 (2.69%) Perl
8 4 (2.15%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.54%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.54%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.54%) Go
9 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.54%) R
9 1 (0.54%) RPG
Qualifications
1 11 (5.91%) Degree
2 6 (3.23%) ISEB
2 6 (3.23%) ISTQB
3 4 (2.15%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.61%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.08%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.22%) QA
2 3 (1.61%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 3 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (3.23%) Docker
2 1 (0.54%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (0.54%) Ansible
1 1 (0.54%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 28 (15.05%) Adobe
2 19 (10.22%) Coverity
3 18 (9.68%) Microsoft
4 15 (8.06%) SAP
5 9 (4.84%) Facebook
6 3 (1.61%) IBM
7 2 (1.08%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.08%) Oracle
7 2 (1.08%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.54%) Red Hat
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 80,000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday + Share Plan + Pension
Posted: 15 days ago