Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Colchester 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Essex > Colchester
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 45 -
Rank change year-on-year +9 - +48
Permanent jobs citing BDD 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 1.44% 0.39% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.84% 0.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Colchester median annual salary £45,000 £70,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.71% - -
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £60,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -25.00% +71.43% -26.32%

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 Colchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Colchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 163 240 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 77.99% 93.39% 92.92%
Number of salaries quoted 108 196 282
Colchester median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +13.64% +17.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,625 £60,000 £67,500
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £45,001 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +0.00% +12.50%

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

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

Job vacancy trend for BDD in Colchester

BDD
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Salary trend for BDD in Colchester

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, 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 Colchester region with a requirement for BDD.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Pair Programming
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Games
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (66.67%) Java 8
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (33.33%) Code First Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) MVVM
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Windows

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Colchester 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (66.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (33.33%) Code First Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms
2 1 (33.33%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) Pair Programming
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) MVVM
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Java 8
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby