Period
to 16 July 2018

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 6 months to 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 61 110
Rank change year-on-year +12 +49 -35
Permanent jobs citing BDD 260 230 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 5.05% 4.11% 2.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.54% 4.61% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 239 210 129
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,694 4,986 5,838
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 91.11% 89.05% 89.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3,917 4,022 4,643
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 6 months to 16 July 2018.

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 6 months to 16 July 2018. 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
Nottinghamshire +14 107 £42,500 -8.11% 14
Northamptonshire -6 74 £42,500 -5.56% 2
Derbyshire +9 42 £47,500 - 1
Leicestershire +9 21 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Lincolnshire +2 14 £40,000 -23.81% 1
BDD
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT jobs citing BDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for BDD.

1 239 (91.92%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (73.85%) TDD
3 144 (55.38%) C#
4 108 (41.54%) Test Automation
5 102 (39.23%) Java
6 100 (38.46%) .NET
6 100 (38.46%) RESTful
7 88 (33.85%) Scrum
8 85 (32.69%) Git (software)
9 84 (32.31%) ASP.NET
10 83 (31.92%) SQL Server
11 82 (31.54%) MVC
11 82 (31.54%) Selenium
12 80 (30.77%) Ruby
12 80 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
13 75 (28.85%) ASP.NET MVC
14 74 (28.46%) Cucumber
14 74 (28.46%) Web Application Development
15 71 (27.31%) NoSQL
16 68 (26.15%) JavaScript
17 61 (23.46%) SQL Server 2016
17 61 (23.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 59 (22.69%) Node.js
19 58 (22.31%) Amazon AWS
20 56 (21.54%) WCF
20 56 (21.54%) Jenkins
21 55 (21.15%) Web Services
22 50 (19.23%) OO
23 48 (18.46%) Continuous Integration
24 46 (17.69%) SQL

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 11 (4.23%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (2.31%) Apache
2 6 (2.31%) IIS
3 5 (1.92%) CMS
3 5 (1.92%) EPiServer
3 5 (1.92%) Kentico
3 5 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (1.92%) Umbraco
4 4 (1.54%) JBoss
4 4 (1.54%) Jetty
4 4 (1.54%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.54%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.38%) Confluence
5 1 (0.38%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (1.54%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 58 (22.31%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (11.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.69%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (2.69%) CloudFront
3 7 (2.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (1.54%) Serverless
5 2 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.38%) G Suite
6 1 (0.38%) npm
6 1 (0.38%) Office 365
6 1 (0.38%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.38%) Slack
6 1 (0.38%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.23%) Internet
2 7 (2.69%) Hyperconnected
2 7 (2.69%) OpenLDAP
3 6 (2.31%) HTTP
4 1 (0.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (31.92%) SQL Server
2 71 (27.31%) NoSQL
3 61 (23.46%) SQL Server 2016
4 17 (6.54%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (4.62%) MongoDB
6 9 (3.46%) Relational Database
7 8 (3.08%) SQL Server 2014
8 7 (2.69%) Amazon RDS
8 7 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (2.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (2.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (2.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.54%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (1.54%) Cosmos DB
9 4 (1.54%) Couchbase
9 4 (1.54%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.54%) MySQL
9 4 (1.54%) Redis
9 4 (1.54%) Riak
10 2 (0.77%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 85 (32.69%) Git (software)
2 82 (31.54%) Selenium
3 74 (28.46%) Cucumber
4 56 (21.54%) Jenkins
5 33 (12.69%) JIRA
6 29 (11.15%) WebDriver
7 18 (6.92%) TestRail
8 15 (5.77%) SpecFlow
9 13 (5.00%) Maven
10 11 (4.23%) VersionOne
11 10 (3.85%) NUnit
11 10 (3.85%) Subversion
12 9 (3.46%) JMeter
12 9 (3.46%) Protractor
12 9 (3.46%) SoapUI
13 8 (3.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 8 (3.08%) JUnit
14 6 (2.31%) GitLab
14 6 (2.31%) JBehave
14 6 (2.31%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 23 (8.85%) Advertising
2 21 (8.08%) Finance
3 12 (4.62%) Marketing
4 7 (2.69%) Banking
4 7 (2.69%) Games
5 4 (1.54%) Retail
6 3 (1.15%) Polish Language
7 1 (0.38%) Automotive
7 1 (0.38%) Law
7 1 (0.38%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 131 (50.38%) Developer
2 78 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 37 (14.23%) Tester
4 30 (11.54%) Automation Tester
5 29 (11.15%) Test Engineer
6 28 (10.77%) Test Automation Engineer
7 25 (9.62%) Analyst
8 20 (7.69%) C# Developer
9 17 (6.54%) Business Systems Analyst
9 17 (6.54%) Java Engineer
9 17 (6.54%) Systems Analyst
10 16 (6.15%) DevOps Engineer
11 15 (5.77%) Java Developer
11 15 (5.77%) Software Developer
12 12 (4.62%) Full Stack Developer
13 11 (4.23%) C# .NET Developer
13 11 (4.23%) Operations Engineer
14 10 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
14 10 (3.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 10 (3.85%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (38.46%) .NET
1 100 (38.46%) RESTful
2 84 (32.31%) ASP.NET
3 80 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
4 75 (28.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 61 (23.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 59 (22.69%) Node.js
7 56 (21.54%) WCF
8 55 (21.15%) Web Services
9 44 (16.92%) HTML
10 41 (15.77%) .NET Framework
11 38 (14.62%) CSS
12 37 (14.23%) AngularJS
13 30 (11.54%) Entity Framework
14 27 (10.38%) HTML5
15 23 (8.85%) Gherkin
16 21 (8.08%) Code First Entity Framework
17 20 (7.69%) CSS3
18 14 (5.38%) KnockoutJS
18 14 (5.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 32 (12.31%) User Experience
2 26 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 18 (6.92%) Algorithms
3 18 (6.92%) Data Structures
4 16 (6.15%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.08%) BBC
5 8 (3.08%) Social Media
6 5 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (1.92%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.15%) Clustering
8 3 (1.15%) Fintech
8 3 (1.15%) NHS
9 2 (0.77%) Replication
10 1 (0.38%) EPoS
10 1 (0.38%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 36 (13.85%) Linux
2 34 (13.08%) Windows
3 11 (4.23%) Mac OS
4 7 (2.69%) CentOS
5 2 (0.77%) Unix
6 1 (0.38%) Android
6 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (91.92%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (73.85%) TDD
3 108 (41.54%) Test Automation
4 88 (33.85%) Scrum
5 82 (31.54%) MVC
6 74 (28.46%) Web Application Development
7 50 (19.23%) OO
8 48 (18.46%) Continuous Integration
9 41 (15.77%) Problem-Solving
10 39 (15.00%) User Stories
11 38 (14.62%) Software Testing
12 34 (13.08%) Software Engineering
13 28 (10.77%) Waterfall
14 27 (10.38%) Coaching
14 27 (10.38%) DevOps
14 27 (10.38%) OOP
15 26 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
16 25 (9.62%) Kanban
17 24 (9.23%) Pair Programming
18 23 (8.85%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 144 (55.38%) C#
2 102 (39.23%) Java
3 80 (30.77%) Ruby
4 68 (26.15%) JavaScript
5 46 (17.69%) SQL
6 24 (9.23%) VB
6 24 (9.23%) VB.NET
7 23 (8.85%) Python
8 20 (7.69%) PHP
9 17 (6.54%) PowerShell
10 16 (6.15%) Perl
10 16 (6.15%) Shell Script
11 8 (3.08%) TypeScript
12 5 (1.92%) C++
12 5 (1.92%) Scala
13 4 (1.54%) F#
14 3 (1.15%) C
15 1 (0.38%) Java 8
15 1 (0.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (2.69%) Degree
2 6 (2.31%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.92%) BC Cleared
3 5 (1.92%) DBS Check
4 2 (0.77%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.38%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (15.38%) QA
2 5 (1.92%) SLA
3 3 (1.15%) WCAG
System Software
1 22 (8.46%) Docker
Systems Management
1 30 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (8.08%) Puppet
3 14 (5.38%) Ansible
4 12 (4.62%) Terraform
5 7 (2.69%) ZABBIX
6 4 (1.54%) Cobbler
6 4 (1.54%) Kibana
Vendors
1 31 (11.92%) Facebook
2 20 (7.69%) Google
3 9 (3.46%) Yahoo!
4 8 (3.08%) Apple
4 8 (3.08%) Sony
5 6 (2.31%) Microsoft
6 5 (1.92%) Oracle
6 5 (1.92%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.77%) RedGate
8 1 (0.38%) IBM
8 1 (0.38%) LexisNexis
8 1 (0.38%) SAP
8 1 (0.38%) Twitter