Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 88 63
Rank change year-on-year +29 -25 +73
Permanent jobs citing BDD 225 209 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.38% 3.20% 3.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.95% 3.59% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 184 176 268
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +1.80% +4.38%
10th Percentile £32,150 £31,250 £30,350
90th Percentile £55,875 £57,500 £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 4549 5823 6677
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 88.54% 89.06% 89.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3755 4601 5422
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 19 November 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 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
Nottinghamshire +27 103 £35,000 -26.32% 8
Northamptonshire -17 44 £42,500 - 2
Leicestershire +63 34 £40,000 +14.29% 2
Derbyshire -16 24 £35,000 -6.67% 1
Lincolnshire - 20 £35,000 - 3
BDD
England

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 East Midlands region with a requirement for BDD.

1 199 (88.44%) Agile Software Development
2 179 (79.56%) TDD
3 137 (60.89%) C#
4 130 (57.78%) RESTful
5 125 (55.56%) .NET
6 111 (49.33%) SQL Server
7 110 (48.89%) MVC
8 108 (48.00%) ASP.NET
9 101 (44.89%) ASP.NET MVC
10 97 (43.11%) ASP.NET Web API
11 96 (42.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 93 (41.33%) Web Application Development
13 88 (39.11%) Git (software)
14 84 (37.33%) Ruby
15 79 (35.11%) NoSQL
15 79 (35.11%) Node.js
16 78 (34.67%) SQL Server 2016
16 78 (34.67%) Java
17 72 (32.00%) WCF
18 70 (31.11%) Test Automation
19 61 (27.11%) JavaScript
20 60 (26.67%) .NET Framework
20 60 (26.67%) Entity Framework
21 55 (24.44%) HTML
22 53 (23.56%) CSS
23 52 (23.11%) Cucumber
24 51 (22.67%) Code First Entity Framework
25 49 (21.78%) QA
26 43 (19.11%) Selenium
26 43 (19.11%) Facebook

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 10 (4.44%) Confluence
2 4 (1.78%) CMS
3 3 (1.33%) IIS
4 2 (0.89%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (0.44%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.44%) JBoss
5 1 (0.44%) Jetty
5 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.44%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (1.33%) HipChat
2 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.89%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.22%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.89%) GitHub
4 1 (0.44%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 29 (12.89%) Internet
2 3 (1.33%) HTTP
3 1 (0.44%) AMQP
3 1 (0.44%) Hyperconnected
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (49.33%) SQL Server
2 79 (35.11%) NoSQL
3 78 (34.67%) SQL Server 2016
4 15 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (2.22%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.22%) MySQL
6 2 (0.89%) Big Data
6 2 (0.89%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.44%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.44%) GIS
7 1 (0.44%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.44%) Redis
7 1 (0.44%) Riak
7 1 (0.44%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 88 (39.11%) Git (software)
2 52 (23.11%) Cucumber
3 43 (19.11%) Selenium
4 28 (12.44%) WebDriver
5 24 (10.67%) Subversion
6 23 (10.22%) JIRA
7 21 (9.33%) Jenkins
8 11 (4.89%) JMeter
8 11 (4.89%) JUnit
9 9 (4.00%) SpecFlow
10 8 (3.56%) NUnit
10 8 (3.56%) SoapUI
11 7 (3.11%) Calabash
11 7 (3.11%) FitNesse
11 7 (3.11%) Grunt
11 7 (3.11%) gulp
12 6 (2.67%) Maven
12 6 (2.67%) webpack
13 5 (2.22%) JBehave
13 5 (2.22%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 40 (17.78%) Advertising
2 33 (14.67%) Finance
3 16 (7.11%) Retail
4 11 (4.89%) Telecoms
5 10 (4.44%) Marketing
6 8 (3.56%) Banking
7 7 (3.11%) Electronics
8 6 (2.67%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 151 (67.11%) Developer
2 104 (46.22%) .NET Developer
3 19 (8.44%) Internet Developer
4 18 (8.00%) Tester
5 16 (7.11%) Java Developer
6 15 (6.67%) Automation Tester
7 12 (5.33%) Software Engineer
8 11 (4.89%) JavaScript Developer
8 11 (4.89%) QA Engineer
8 11 (4.89%) Software Developer
9 10 (4.44%) Java Engineer
10 9 (4.00%) Analyst
10 9 (4.00%) C# Developer
10 9 (4.00%) QA Leader
10 9 (4.00%) Senior Developer
10 9 (4.00%) UI Developer
11 8 (3.56%) Lead Developer
12 7 (3.11%) Developer in Test
12 7 (3.11%) Java Software Engineer
12 7 (3.11%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (57.78%) RESTful
2 125 (55.56%) .NET
3 108 (48.00%) ASP.NET
4 101 (44.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 97 (43.11%) ASP.NET Web API
6 96 (42.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 79 (35.11%) Node.js
8 72 (32.00%) WCF
9 60 (26.67%) .NET Framework
9 60 (26.67%) Entity Framework
10 55 (24.44%) HTML
11 53 (23.56%) CSS
12 51 (22.67%) Code First Entity Framework
13 36 (16.00%) AngularJS
14 34 (15.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 28 (12.44%) KnockoutJS
16 24 (10.67%) Web Services
16 24 (10.67%) XML
17 23 (10.22%) CSS3
17 23 (10.22%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 41 (18.22%) Enterprise Software
2 24 (10.67%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (3.11%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.67%) New Media
4 6 (2.67%) Social Network
5 5 (2.22%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.78%) Web 2.0
7 3 (1.33%) BBC
7 3 (1.33%) Fintech
7 3 (1.33%) Social Media
8 2 (0.89%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.89%) Tandem
9 1 (0.44%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.44%) EPoS
9 1 (0.44%) GPGPU
9 1 (0.44%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.44%) Windows
2 6 (2.67%) Android
2 6 (2.67%) Linux
2 6 (2.67%) Unix
3 3 (1.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.44%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (88.44%) Agile Software Development
2 179 (79.56%) TDD
3 110 (48.89%) MVC
4 93 (41.33%) Web Application Development
5 70 (31.11%) Test Automation
6 41 (18.22%) Scrum
7 40 (17.78%) OO
8 34 (15.11%) SDLC
8 34 (15.11%) Software Engineering
9 31 (13.78%) OOP
9 31 (13.78%) Unit Testing
10 26 (11.56%) User Stories
11 23 (10.22%) Business Intelligence
12 22 (9.78%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (9.78%) Integration Testing
13 19 (8.44%) Project Planning
13 19 (8.44%) Secure Coding
13 19 (8.44%) Workflow
14 16 (7.11%) E-Commerce
15 14 (6.22%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 137 (60.89%) C#
2 84 (37.33%) Ruby
3 78 (34.67%) Java
4 61 (27.11%) JavaScript
5 40 (17.78%) SQL
6 18 (8.00%) Python
7 16 (7.11%) VB.NET
8 15 (6.67%) VB
9 8 (3.56%) PHP
9 8 (3.56%) TypeScript
10 7 (3.11%) Scala
11 4 (1.78%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.33%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.33%) Bourne shell
13 2 (0.89%) COBOL
14 1 (0.44%) C
14 1 (0.44%) C++
14 1 (0.44%) Groovy
14 1 (0.44%) Jython
14 1 (0.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (14.22%) Degree
2 13 (5.78%) Sun Certification
3 4 (1.78%) ISEB
3 4 (1.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.33%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.89%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (21.78%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.44%) Ansible
1 1 (0.44%) Cobbler
1 1 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 43 (19.11%) Facebook
2 16 (7.11%) Google
3 14 (6.22%) Oracle
4 9 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (4.00%) SAP
5 4 (1.78%) hybris
6 3 (1.33%) Apple
6 3 (1.33%) IBM
6 3 (1.33%) Sony
6 3 (1.33%) Yahoo!
7 2 (0.89%) Apigee
7 2 (0.89%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.89%) MuleSoft
7 2 (0.89%) Twitter
7 2 (0.89%) WSO2
7 2 (0.89%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.44%) TIBCO