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 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South West / Dorset
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 52 79
Rank change year-on-year +8 +27  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 11 23 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 2.79% 3.86% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.24% 4.29% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 10
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -41.37%  
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 Dorset with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 340 536 644
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 86.29% 89.93% 90.45%
Number of salaries quoted 307 407 533
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 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 3 months to 24 April 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 3 months to 24 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +12 8 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Poole -3 4 £50,000 +5.26% 2
BDD
South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 35 (100.00%) TDD
2 30 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (77.14%) C#
4 23 (65.71%) .NET
5 18 (51.43%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (42.86%) .NET Framework
7 14 (40.00%) JavaScript
8 13 (37.14%) Web Development
9 11 (31.43%) NoSQL
9 11 (31.43%) SOLID
10 10 (28.57%) WinForms
10 10 (28.57%) SQL
10 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
11 9 (25.71%) MVC
12 8 (22.86%) Spring
12 8 (22.86%) Java
12 8 (22.86%) Node.js
13 7 (20.00%) Mentoring
13 7 (20.00%) Git (software)
13 7 (20.00%) RESTful
14 6 (17.14%) Apache
14 6 (17.14%) Maven
14 6 (17.14%) Hibernate
14 6 (17.14%) Scrum
14 6 (17.14%) Software Architecture
14 6 (17.14%) Jenkins
15 5 (14.29%) SDLC
15 5 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
15 5 (14.29%) Finance
15 5 (14.29%) Banking

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 6 (17.14%) Apache
2 4 (11.43%) CMS
3 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.71%) Mule
4 2 (5.71%) Mule ESB
5 1 (2.86%) EPiServer
5 1 (2.86%) Kentico
5 1 (2.86%) Umbraco
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (5.71%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (31.43%) NoSQL
2 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (8.57%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (5.71%) MarkLogic
5 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (17.14%) Jenkins
2 6 (17.14%) Maven
3 3 (8.57%) Ant
3 3 (8.57%) Hudson
3 3 (8.57%) JIRA
3 3 (8.57%) Subversion
4 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.86%) Selenium
General
1 5 (14.29%) Banking
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Investment Banking
2 3 (8.57%) Legal
3 2 (5.71%) Back Office
3 2 (5.71%) Electronics
4 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (88.57%) Developer
2 13 (37.14%) C# Developer
3 11 (31.43%) .NET Developer
4 8 (22.86%) Applications Developer
5 7 (20.00%) Senior Developer
6 6 (17.14%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
7 5 (14.29%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Java Applications Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Java Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Lead Developer
9 2 (5.71%) C# Software Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Software Team Leader
9 2 (5.71%) Team Leader
10 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 1 (2.86%) C# .NET Developer
10 1 (2.86%) CMS Developer
10 1 (2.86%) Head of Testing
10 1 (2.86%) Senior C# Developer
10 1 (2.86%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (65.71%) .NET
2 15 (42.86%) .NET Framework
3 10 (28.57%) WinForms
4 8 (22.86%) Node.js
4 8 (22.86%) Spring
5 7 (20.00%) RESTful
6 6 (17.14%) Hibernate
7 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET
8 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
8 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (11.43%) Code First Entity Framework
8 4 (11.43%) Entity Framework
8 4 (11.43%) jQuery
8 4 (11.43%) WCF
9 3 (8.57%) Backbone.js
9 3 (8.57%) JDBC
9 3 (8.57%) Spring MVC
9 3 (8.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.43%) User Experience
3 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.71%) Derivative
5 1 (2.86%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Android
2 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) TDD
2 30 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (51.43%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (37.14%) Web Development
5 11 (31.43%) SOLID
6 9 (25.71%) MVC
7 7 (20.00%) Mentoring
8 6 (17.14%) Scrum
8 6 (17.14%) Software Architecture
9 5 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (14.29%) OO
9 5 (14.29%) SDLC
10 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
10 4 (11.43%) Web Application Development
11 3 (8.57%) Asset Management
11 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
11 3 (8.57%) Identity Access Management
11 3 (8.57%) OOD
11 3 (8.57%) Process Improvement
11 3 (8.57%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (77.14%) C#
2 14 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (28.57%) SQL
4 8 (22.86%) Java
5 4 (11.43%) Ruby
6 2 (5.71%) C
6 2 (5.71%) C++
6 2 (5.71%) Embedded C
6 2 (5.71%) XQuery
7 1 (2.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) ISEB
2 1 (2.86%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
Poole, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 19 days ago