Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 61 101
Rank change year-on-year +4 +40 +12
Permanent jobs citing BDD 29 47 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 3.26% 4.04% 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.68% 4.54% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 29 43 26
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -37.04% +35.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £61,250 £78,750
South West median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.22% +12.50% -11.11%

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 Dorset with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 787 1036 1231
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 88.53% 89.00% 89.79%
Number of salaries quoted 700 831 970
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £26,475 £25,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £61,250 £57,500
South West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +3.90%

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for BDD in Dorset

BDD
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for BDD in Dorset

BDD
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in Dorset over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for BDD in Dorset

BDD
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Bournemouth +10 21 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Poole +1 10 £40,000 -5.88% 1
BDD
South West

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Dorset region with a requirement for BDD.

1 29 (100.00%) TDD
2 28 (96.55%) C#
3 23 (79.31%) .NET
4 22 (75.86%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (55.17%) MVC
5 16 (55.17%) SQL Server
6 15 (51.72%) ASP.NET
6 15 (51.72%) WCF
6 15 (51.72%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (51.72%) Web Application Development
6 15 (51.72%) SQL Server 2016
6 15 (51.72%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 12 (41.38%) .NET Framework
7 12 (41.38%) OO
8 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
9 8 (27.59%) Internet
9 8 (27.59%) Games
9 8 (27.59%) NoSQL
9 8 (27.59%) Domain-Driven Design
9 8 (27.59%) RESTful
9 8 (27.59%) CQRS
9 8 (27.59%) Greenfield Project
10 7 (24.14%) Code First Entity Framework
10 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (24.14%) Mentoring
10 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
10 7 (24.14%) Entity Framework
10 7 (24.14%) Node.js
10 7 (24.14%) Ruby

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 1 (3.45%) Apache
1 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (55.17%) SQL Server
2 15 (51.72%) SQL Server 2016
3 8 (27.59%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
2 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (27.59%) Games
2 3 (10.34%) Music Industry
3 2 (6.90%) Electronics
3 2 (6.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (89.66%) Developer
2 20 (68.97%) .NET Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Senior Developer
4 5 (17.24%) C# Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Full Stack Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Senior .NET Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 4 (13.79%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Software Team Leader
6 3 (10.34%) Team Leader
7 2 (6.90%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior C# Software Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (79.31%) .NET
2 15 (51.72%) ASP.NET
2 15 (51.72%) ASP.NET MVC
2 15 (51.72%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 15 (51.72%) WCF
3 12 (41.38%) .NET Framework
4 8 (27.59%) RESTful
5 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (24.14%) Code First Entity Framework
5 7 (24.14%) Entity Framework
5 7 (24.14%) Node.js
6 5 (17.24%) WinForms
7 3 (10.34%) AngularJS
7 3 (10.34%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (10.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (6.90%) HTML
8 2 (6.90%) WPF
9 1 (3.45%) CSS
9 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
9 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (6.90%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) TDD
2 22 (75.86%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (55.17%) MVC
4 15 (51.72%) Web Application Development
5 12 (41.38%) OO
6 8 (27.59%) CQRS
6 8 (27.59%) Domain-Driven Design
7 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (24.14%) Mentoring
8 5 (17.24%) Software Architecture
8 5 (17.24%) Web Development
9 4 (13.79%) OOD
10 3 (10.34%) High Availability
10 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
10 3 (10.34%) Test Automation
11 2 (6.90%) Embedded Software Development
11 2 (6.90%) People Management
11 2 (6.90%) Scrum
12 1 (3.45%) SDLC
12 1 (3.45%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 28 (96.55%) C#
2 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
3 7 (24.14%) Ruby
4 2 (6.90%) C
4 2 (6.90%) C++
4 2 (6.90%) Embedded C
4 2 (6.90%) Java
4 2 (6.90%) SQL
5 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Bournemouth, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago