Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South West > Devon
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 45 41
Rank change year-on-year +19 -4 +31
Permanent jobs citing BDD 49 43 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 8.81% 5.50% 5.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.08% 6.30% 6.43%
Number of salaries quoted 46 42 38
Devon median annual salary £49,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.50% +6.67% +5.63%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,790 £33,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £45,000
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 Devon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Devon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 486 682 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 87.41% 87.21% 87.76%
Number of salaries quoted 414 608 524
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +1.45% +1.47%
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,500 £20,500
90th Percentile £56,013 £53,750 £47,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for BDD in Devon

BDD
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for BDD in Devon

BDD
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in Devon over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for BDD in Devon

BDD
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Devon region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +22 38 £50,000 +48.90% 1
Tavistock - 5 £35,000 -
Plymouth -5 2 £33,000 -37.14% 1
BDD
South West

For the 6 months to 19 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 Devon region with a requirement for BDD.

1 48 (97.96%) TDD
2 46 (93.88%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (89.80%) C#
4 40 (81.63%) MVC
4 40 (81.63%) RESTful
5 39 (79.59%) SQL Server
6 27 (55.10%) .NET
7 25 (51.02%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (46.94%) JavaScript
8 23 (46.94%) ASP.NET
8 23 (46.94%) Scrum
8 23 (46.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 23 (46.94%) Web Application Development
8 23 (46.94%) ASP.NET Web API
8 23 (46.94%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 20 (40.82%) NoSQL
10 19 (38.78%) Test Automation
11 18 (36.73%) Ruby
11 18 (36.73%) Node.js
12 17 (34.69%) Entity Framework
12 17 (34.69%) SQL Server 2014
12 17 (34.69%) Code First Entity Framework
12 17 (34.69%) .NET Framework
12 17 (34.69%) Git (software)
12 17 (34.69%) WCF
13 15 (30.61%) Web Services
14 14 (28.57%) T-SQL
14 14 (28.57%) Unit Testing
14 14 (28.57%) Web Design
14 14 (28.57%) NUnit

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 2 (4.08%) Apache
1 2 (4.08%) Apache Solr
1 2 (4.08%) Apache Spark
1 2 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.16%) SaaS
3 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (79.59%) SQL Server
2 20 (40.82%) NoSQL
3 17 (34.69%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (4.08%) Big Data
5 2 (4.08%) Hadoop
5 2 (4.08%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.08%) Redis
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (34.69%) Git (software)
2 14 (28.57%) NUnit
3 2 (4.08%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.08%) IntelliJ
3 2 (4.08%) NetBeans
3 2 (4.08%) webpack
4 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
General
1 5 (10.20%) Advertising
1 5 (10.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (93.88%) Developer
2 27 (55.10%) .NET Developer
3 12 (24.49%) C# Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Software Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Tester
5 5 (10.20%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Software Team Leader
6 4 (8.16%) SQL Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Team Leader
7 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (4.08%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Development Team Leader
8 2 (4.08%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Lead Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Senior SQL Server Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Software Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (81.63%) RESTful
2 27 (55.10%) .NET
3 23 (46.94%) ASP.NET
3 23 (46.94%) ASP.NET MVC
3 23 (46.94%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 23 (46.94%) ASP.NET Web API
4 18 (36.73%) Node.js
5 17 (34.69%) .NET Framework
5 17 (34.69%) Code First Entity Framework
5 17 (34.69%) Entity Framework
5 17 (34.69%) WCF
6 15 (30.61%) Web Services
7 4 (8.16%) HTML
7 4 (8.16%) HTML5
8 3 (6.12%) AngularJS
8 3 (6.12%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (4.08%) Apache Flex
9 2 (4.08%) Spring
9 2 (4.08%) Spring Boot
9 2 (4.08%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (10.20%) Video\Live Streaming
2 2 (4.08%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.08%) STB
3 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (97.96%) TDD
2 46 (93.88%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (81.63%) MVC
4 25 (51.02%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (46.94%) Scrum
5 23 (46.94%) Web Application Development
6 19 (38.78%) Test Automation
7 14 (28.57%) SOLID
7 14 (28.57%) Unit Testing
7 14 (28.57%) Web Design
8 5 (10.20%) Analytical Thinking
8 5 (10.20%) Customer Requirements
8 5 (10.20%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (10.20%) DRM
8 5 (10.20%) Refactoring
9 4 (8.16%) Coaching
9 4 (8.16%) Line Management
9 4 (8.16%) Product Management
10 3 (6.12%) Concurrent Programming
10 3 (6.12%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 44 (89.80%) C#
2 23 (46.94%) JavaScript
3 18 (36.73%) Ruby
4 14 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 6 (12.24%) Java
6 2 (4.08%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.04%) SQL
7 1 (2.04%) VB
7 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) ISO 14001
1 4 (8.16%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) Facebook