Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 46 75
Rank change year-on-year -23 +29 +31
Permanent jobs citing BDD 77 100 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 3.55% 4.79% 2.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.09% 5.14% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 70 83 55
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £34,375 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £64,250 £52,500 £55,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -5.26%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,882 1,944 1,819
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 86.77% 93.06% 90.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1,647 1,737 1,608
East Sussex median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £68,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for BDD in East Sussex

BDD
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for BDD in East Sussex

BDD
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in East Sussex over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for BDD in East Sussex

BDD
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 17 November 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
Brighton -16 77 £45,000 - 3
BDD
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Sussex region with a requirement for BDD.

1 56 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (64.94%) TDD
3 42 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 37 (48.05%) Scrum
4 37 (48.05%) QA
5 31 (40.26%) Test Automation
6 28 (36.36%) Selenium
6 28 (36.36%) C#
7 25 (32.47%) RESTful
8 24 (31.17%) JIRA
8 24 (31.17%) AngularJS
9 22 (28.57%) Java
10 21 (27.27%) Kanban
10 21 (27.27%) Jenkins
11 20 (25.97%) Microservices
12 19 (24.68%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (24.68%) Python
12 19 (24.68%) SQL
13 18 (23.38%) Cucumber
14 17 (22.08%) Confluence
14 17 (22.08%) Manual Testing
14 17 (22.08%) .NET
14 17 (22.08%) React
15 16 (20.78%) Software Engineering
16 15 (19.48%) JMeter
16 15 (19.48%) HTML
17 14 (18.18%) Web Services
17 14 (18.18%) Git (software)
17 14 (18.18%) Front End Development
18 13 (16.88%) Vue.js

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 17 (22.08%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.58%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.60%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.60%) GitHub
3 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.29%) MySQL
2 8 (10.39%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.49%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.19%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 28 (36.36%) Selenium
2 24 (31.17%) JIRA
3 21 (27.27%) Jenkins
4 18 (23.38%) Cucumber
5 15 (19.48%) JMeter
6 14 (18.18%) Git (software)
7 13 (16.88%) WebDriver
8 11 (14.29%) JUnit
9 10 (12.99%) NUnit
9 10 (12.99%) SpecFlow
10 9 (11.69%) Bitbucket
10 9 (11.69%) TestNG
11 8 (10.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (6.49%) Appium
13 4 (5.19%) Mocha
13 4 (5.19%) SoapUI
13 4 (5.19%) webpack
14 3 (3.90%) WATIR
15 2 (2.60%) Maven
15 2 (2.60%) Mockito
General
1 11 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (3.90%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 50 (64.94%) Developer
2 16 (20.78%) QA Engineer
3 12 (15.58%) QA Automation Engineer
4 10 (12.99%) Developer in Test
4 10 (12.99%) Software Developer
5 9 (11.69%) Python Developer
6 8 (10.39%) Automation Engineer
6 8 (10.39%) Senior Developer
7 7 (9.09%) .NET Developer
7 7 (9.09%) Django Developer
7 7 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 7 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (9.09%) Python/Django Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Java Engineer
8 5 (6.49%) Junior
8 5 (6.49%) Junior Developer
8 5 (6.49%) QA Test Engineer
8 5 (6.49%) Test Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (32.47%) RESTful
2 24 (31.17%) AngularJS
3 17 (22.08%) .NET
3 17 (22.08%) React
4 15 (19.48%) HTML
5 14 (18.18%) Web Services
6 13 (16.88%) CSS
6 13 (16.88%) Vue.js
7 12 (15.58%) REST
8 11 (14.29%) Django
9 10 (12.99%) ASP.NET
9 10 (12.99%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (12.99%) WCF
10 7 (9.09%) Gherkin
10 7 (9.09%) jQuery
10 7 (9.09%) XML
10 7 (9.09%) XSL
11 6 (7.79%) Flask
11 6 (7.79%) Redux
12 5 (6.49%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.58%) Self-Motivation
2 11 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 10 (12.99%) Fintech
4 7 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (7.79%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (7.79%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.90%) Cloud Native
7 2 (2.60%) User Experience
8 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.79%) Linux
2 4 (5.19%) Android
2 4 (5.19%) Apple iOS
2 4 (5.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (64.94%) TDD
3 37 (48.05%) Scrum
4 31 (40.26%) Test Automation
5 21 (27.27%) Kanban
6 20 (25.97%) Microservices
7 19 (24.68%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (22.08%) Manual Testing
9 16 (20.78%) Software Engineering
10 14 (18.18%) Front End Development
11 13 (16.88%) Open Source
11 13 (16.88%) Web Development
12 12 (15.58%) MVC
12 12 (15.58%) SDET
13 11 (14.29%) OO
13 11 (14.29%) Test Scripting
14 10 (12.99%) QA Automation
15 9 (11.69%) Domain-Driven Design
16 8 (10.39%) Analytics
17 7 (9.09%) Event-Driven Architecture
Programming Languages
1 42 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 28 (36.36%) C#
3 22 (28.57%) Java
4 19 (24.68%) Python
4 19 (24.68%) SQL
5 9 (11.69%) Ruby
5 9 (11.69%) TypeScript
6 7 (9.09%) ES6
7 4 (5.19%) PHP
7 4 (5.19%) T-SQL
7 4 (5.19%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.60%) Java 8
9 1 (1.30%) C
9 1 (1.30%) C++
9 1 (1.30%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (15.58%) Degree
2 11 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (9.09%) ISEB
4 6 (7.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (48.05%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) HP ALM
1 2 (2.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (9.09%) Atlassian
2 4 (5.19%) Apple
2 4 (5.19%) Google
2 4 (5.19%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.90%) Facebook
3 3 (3.90%) Peoplefluent
4 2 (2.60%) HP