The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 60 70
Rank change year-on-year +7 +10  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 7 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.40% 1.46% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 1.74% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 6
Median salary £41,250 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.85% -7.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £40,000 £41,000
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 Cardiff with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 454 576 652
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 90.80% 84.21% 86.24%
Number of salaries quoted 388 505 525
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff 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 Cardiff

BDD
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for BDD in Cardiff

BDD
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in Cardiff over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for BDD in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for BDD.

1 35 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (91.43%) C#
3 29 (82.86%) TDD
4 27 (77.14%) .NET
5 23 (65.71%) Scrum
6 21 (60.00%) MVC
6 21 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (54.29%) SQL Server
8 18 (51.43%) ASP.NET
8 18 (51.43%) Test Automation
9 14 (40.00%) Visual Studio
9 14 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 13 (37.14%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (37.14%) Unit Testing
10 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
11 12 (34.29%) RESTful
12 10 (28.57%) Java
13 9 (25.71%) HTML
13 9 (25.71%) CSS
13 9 (25.71%) Finance
13 9 (25.71%) Advertising
14 8 (22.86%) Marketing
14 8 (22.86%) Dependency Injection
14 8 (22.86%) MongoDB
14 8 (22.86%) HTML5
14 8 (22.86%) WCF
14 8 (22.86%) DevOps
14 8 (22.86%) CSS3
14 8 (22.86%) KnockoutJS
14 8 (22.86%) Facebook

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 4 (11.43%) IIS
1 4 (11.43%) Tomcat
1 4 (11.43%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.86%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (54.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.86%) MongoDB
2 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
6 2 (5.71%) Couchbase
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (17.14%) NUnit
2 6 (17.14%) Selenium
3 5 (14.29%) Subversion
4 4 (11.43%) Eclipse
4 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
4 4 (11.43%) Jenkins
4 4 (11.43%) JMeter
4 4 (11.43%) Maven
5 3 (8.57%) SpecFlow
5 3 (8.57%) WebDriver
6 2 (5.71%) MbUnit
6 2 (5.71%) Mercurial
6 2 (5.71%) MSTest
6 2 (5.71%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.86%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.86%) IntelliJ
7 1 (2.86%) JIRA
7 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (25.71%) Advertising
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 8 (22.86%) Marketing
3 5 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (68.57%) Developer
2 17 (48.57%) .NET Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Test Automation Specialist
3 5 (14.29%) Test Specialist
4 4 (11.43%) Software Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Software Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Junior
5 3 (8.57%) Junior .NET Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Junior Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.71%) .NET Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Java Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Automation Tester
7 1 (2.86%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Automation Tester
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (77.14%) .NET
2 18 (51.43%) ASP.NET
3 14 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 13 (37.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (34.29%) RESTful
6 9 (25.71%) CSS
6 9 (25.71%) HTML
7 8 (22.86%) AngularJS
7 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 8 (22.86%) CSS3
7 8 (22.86%) HTML5
7 8 (22.86%) KnockoutJS
7 8 (22.86%) WCF
8 6 (17.14%) .NET Framework
8 6 (17.14%) Gherkin
9 5 (14.29%) Spring
10 4 (11.43%) Hibernate
10 4 (11.43%) Java SE
10 4 (11.43%) SOAP
10 4 (11.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (11.43%) Mainframe
1 4 (11.43%) User Experience
2 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.57%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.86%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (82.86%) TDD
3 23 (65.71%) Scrum
4 21 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (60.00%) MVC
5 18 (51.43%) Test Automation
6 13 (37.14%) Unit Testing
7 8 (22.86%) Dependency Injection
7 8 (22.86%) DevOps
7 8 (22.86%) Web Application Development
8 6 (17.14%) Mentoring
8 6 (17.14%) Software Engineering
9 4 (11.43%) Continuous Deployment
9 4 (11.43%) Customer Insight
9 4 (11.43%) Defect Management
9 4 (11.43%) Performance Testing
9 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
9 4 (11.43%) Separation of Concerns
9 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (11.43%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 32 (91.43%) C#
2 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
3 10 (28.57%) Java
4 6 (17.14%) SQL
5 2 (5.71%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.86%) Clojure
6 1 (2.86%) PHP
6 1 (2.86%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 4 (11.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.71%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Facebook
2 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.43%) IBM
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago