The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
England > East Midlands
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 103 59
Rank change year-on-year +58 -44  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 128 79 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.81% 2.39% 4.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.48% 2.68% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 125 57 142
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25%  
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £23,025
90th Percentile £71,500 £55,750 £53,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -2.77% +8.00%  

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2334 2946 3293
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 87.78% 88.98% 87.72%
Number of salaries quoted 7797 9898 12127
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £64,750
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% -  

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing BDD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for BDD in the East Midlands

BDD
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for BDD in the East Midlands

BDD
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for BDD in the East Midlands

BDD
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Nottinghamshire +29 59 £47,500 - 8
Northamptonshire +16 40 £50,000 +17.64% 6
Derbyshire +12 16 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Leicestershire +21 12 £55,000 +46.66% 2
Lincolnshire - 6 £55,000 - 3
BDD
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for BDD.

1 196 (85.59%) TDD
2 173 (75.55%) Agile Software Development
3 147 (64.19%) C#
4 118 (51.53%) .NET
5 92 (40.17%) SQL Server
5 92 (40.17%) RESTful
6 90 (39.30%) MVC
7 86 (37.55%) Ruby
8 84 (36.68%) Git (software)
9 83 (36.24%) ASP.NET
10 76 (33.19%) JavaScript
11 75 (32.75%) ASP.NET MVC
11 75 (32.75%) ASP.NET Web API
12 72 (31.44%) Test Automation
12 72 (31.44%) Java
13 70 (30.57%) Web Application Development
13 70 (30.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 68 (29.69%) NoSQL
15 65 (28.38%) Node.js
16 64 (27.95%) WCF
17 63 (27.51%) HTML
18 60 (26.20%) Cucumber
19 58 (25.33%) .NET Framework
20 57 (24.89%) Entity Framework
21 54 (23.58%) Finance
22 53 (23.14%) AngularJS
23 52 (22.71%) SQL Server 2016
23 52 (22.71%) CSS
24 50 (21.83%) Selenium
25 48 (20.96%) Code First Entity Framework

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 8 (3.49%) K2 blackpearl
2 3 (1.31%) Confluence
3 2 (0.87%) Apache Solr
3 2 (0.87%) CMS
3 2 (0.87%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.44%) JBoss
4 1 (0.44%) Jetty
4 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.44%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (1.31%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.42%) SaaS
2 15 (6.55%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (5.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (1.75%) OpenShift
5 2 (0.87%) BrowserStack
6 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.44%) G Suite
6 1 (0.44%) Office 365
6 1 (0.44%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.68%) Internet
2 3 (1.31%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (40.17%) SQL Server
2 68 (29.69%) NoSQL
3 52 (22.71%) SQL Server 2016
4 18 (7.86%) SQL Server 2014
5 7 (3.06%) Big Data
6 5 (2.18%) MySQL
7 3 (1.31%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.87%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.87%) Redis
8 2 (0.87%) Riak
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 84 (36.68%) Git (software)
2 60 (26.20%) Cucumber
3 50 (21.83%) Selenium
4 28 (12.23%) WebDriver
5 23 (10.04%) SpecFlow
6 19 (8.30%) Jenkins
7 18 (7.86%) JMeter
8 16 (6.99%) FitNesse
8 16 (6.99%) JUnit
9 14 (6.11%) Grunt
9 14 (6.11%) gulp
9 14 (6.11%) Ranorex
9 14 (6.11%) SoapUI
10 10 (4.37%) NUnit
10 10 (4.37%) TestNG
11 9 (3.93%) Visual Studio
12 8 (3.49%) Appium
12 8 (3.49%) Calabash
12 8 (3.49%) Subversion
13 7 (3.06%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 54 (23.58%) Finance
2 30 (13.10%) Advertising
3 17 (7.42%) Retail
4 11 (4.80%) Banking
5 9 (3.93%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.62%) Electronics
6 6 (2.62%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.62%) Marketing
7 1 (0.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 146 (63.76%) Developer
2 91 (39.74%) .NET Developer
3 27 (11.79%) Analyst
3 27 (11.79%) C# Developer
4 22 (9.61%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (7.42%) Tester
6 14 (6.11%) Business Analyst
7 13 (5.68%) Angular Developer
8 12 (5.24%) Automation Tester
8 12 (5.24%) Developer in Test
8 12 (5.24%) Software Developer
9 11 (4.80%) .NET Development Manager
9 11 (4.80%) Development Manager
9 11 (4.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 11 (4.80%) Java Developer
9 11 (4.80%) Test Automation Engineer
9 11 (4.80%) Test Engineer
10 10 (4.37%) ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (4.37%) Senior Developer
11 9 (3.93%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (51.53%) .NET
2 92 (40.17%) RESTful
3 83 (36.24%) ASP.NET
4 75 (32.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 75 (32.75%) ASP.NET Web API
5 70 (30.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 65 (28.38%) Node.js
7 64 (27.95%) WCF
8 63 (27.51%) HTML
9 58 (25.33%) .NET Framework
10 57 (24.89%) Entity Framework
11 53 (23.14%) AngularJS
12 52 (22.71%) CSS
13 48 (20.96%) Code First Entity Framework
14 24 (10.48%) jQuery
15 23 (10.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 18 (7.86%) CSS3
17 17 (7.42%) KnockoutJS
18 16 (6.99%) HTML5
19 13 (5.68%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 37 (16.16%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (6.55%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.24%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.93%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (2.18%) User Experience
6 4 (1.75%) Web 2.0
7 3 (1.31%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.31%) Fintech
7 3 (1.31%) Social Network
7 3 (1.31%) Tandem
8 1 (0.44%) Animation
8 1 (0.44%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.44%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.11%) Windows
2 5 (2.18%) Android
2 5 (2.18%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.75%) Unix
4 3 (1.31%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (85.59%) TDD
2 173 (75.55%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (39.30%) MVC
4 72 (31.44%) Test Automation
5 70 (30.57%) Web Application Development
6 39 (17.03%) OO
6 39 (17.03%) Scrum
7 34 (14.85%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (10.92%) OOP
9 23 (10.04%) Business Intelligence
10 21 (9.17%) Test Strategy
11 20 (8.73%) User Stories
12 19 (8.30%) Unit Testing
13 18 (7.86%) E-Commerce
14 17 (7.42%) Kanban
14 17 (7.42%) SDLC
15 14 (6.11%) SDET
15 14 (6.11%) Software Engineering
15 14 (6.11%) Web Development
16 12 (5.24%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 147 (64.19%) C#
2 86 (37.55%) Ruby
3 76 (33.19%) JavaScript
4 72 (31.44%) Java
5 29 (12.66%) SQL
6 17 (7.42%) Python
7 15 (6.55%) VB.NET
8 14 (6.11%) VB
9 9 (3.93%) PHP
10 5 (2.18%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.75%) C
11 4 (1.75%) C++
11 4 (1.75%) Scala
12 3 (1.31%) Perl
13 2 (0.87%) Go
14 1 (0.44%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (12.23%) Degree
2 9 (3.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (3.49%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.49%) Security Cleared
4 7 (3.06%) ISEB
5 5 (2.18%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.31%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (11.79%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) DICOM
2 1 (0.44%) HL7
System Software
1 6 (2.62%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (1.75%) Kubernetes
1 4 (1.75%) Terraform
Vendors
1 30 (13.10%) Facebook
2 20 (8.73%) Microsoft
3 13 (5.68%) Google
4 7 (3.06%) Oracle
5 6 (2.62%) SAP
6 1 (0.44%) HP
6 1 (0.44%) hybris
6 1 (0.44%) VMware
Leicester
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bourne, Lincolnshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sleaford, Lincolnshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £excellent salary + 15% bonus , private health
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
MHR
Salary: Competitive Salary, Custom Built Technology Centre, Restaurant & More!
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £excellent +15%bonus+health+pension+bens
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
Brackley, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
MHR
Salary: Competitive Salary, Custom Built Technology Centre, Restaurant & More!
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
MHR
Salary: Competitive Salary, Custom Built Technology Centre, Restaurant & More!
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
PAREXEL International
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago