The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dartford 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Kent / Dartford
Rank 13 12 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 -  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 5 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dartford 12.50% 13.04% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.71% 14.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 0
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

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 Dartford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Dartford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 34 41 34
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dartford 85.00% 89.13% 75.56%
Number of salaries quoted 24 35 34
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% -15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Dartford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dartford 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 Dartford

BDD
Salary Trend in Dartford

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

Salary trend for BDD in Dartford

BDD
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Dartford region with a requirement for BDD.

1 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 15 (100.00%) MVC
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) TDD
1 15 (100.00%) RESTful
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 15 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 10 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 10 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 10 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
2 10 (66.67%) Tandem
3 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 5 (33.33%) Node.js
3 5 (33.33%) Ruby
3 5 (33.33%) WCF
3 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford 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 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 15 (100.00%) RESTful
2 10 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 10 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
2 10 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (33.33%) Node.js
3 5 (33.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) MVC
1 15 (100.00%) TDD
1 15 (100.00%) Web Application Development
2 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (33.33%) Ruby
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft