Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 37 75
Rank change year-on-year -34 +38 +33
Permanent jobs citing BDD 75 111 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 3.42% 6.19% 3.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.98% 6.65% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 68 84 61
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% -2.78% -10.00%
10th Percentile £32,125 £30,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 1,884 1,670 1,906
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 85.99% 93.09% 88.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1,604 1,453 1,648
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £64,750 £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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -32 75 £45,000 +2.86% 6
BDD
South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 57 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (57.33%) TDD
3 37 (49.33%) C#
4 36 (48.00%) JIRA
5 35 (46.67%) JavaScript
6 34 (45.33%) QA
6 34 (45.33%) Selenium
7 33 (44.00%) Test Automation
8 31 (41.33%) Confluence
9 28 (37.33%) RESTful
10 25 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (33.33%) Jenkins
11 22 (29.33%) AngularJS
11 22 (29.33%) Web Services
12 18 (24.00%) OO
12 18 (24.00%) .NET
12 18 (24.00%) NUnit
12 18 (24.00%) Ruby
12 18 (24.00%) WebDriver
12 18 (24.00%) Open Source
12 18 (24.00%) SpecFlow
12 18 (24.00%) Microservices
12 18 (24.00%) SDET
13 16 (21.33%) Amazon AWS
13 16 (21.33%) REST
14 15 (20.00%) Git (software)
14 15 (20.00%) Cucumber
14 15 (20.00%) Python
15 14 (18.67%) JMeter
16 13 (17.33%) Scrum

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 31 (41.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 16 (21.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.67%) SaaS
2 2 (2.67%) Sauce Labs
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.67%) MySQL
2 6 (8.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 36 (48.00%) JIRA
2 34 (45.33%) Selenium
3 25 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 18 (24.00%) NUnit
4 18 (24.00%) SpecFlow
4 18 (24.00%) WebDriver
5 15 (20.00%) Cucumber
5 15 (20.00%) Git (software)
6 14 (18.67%) JMeter
7 12 (16.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 11 (14.67%) Bitbucket
9 6 (8.00%) JUnit
9 6 (8.00%) TestNG
10 4 (5.33%) webpack
11 2 (2.67%) Appium
11 2 (2.67%) Mocha
11 2 (2.67%) SoapUI
12 1 (1.33%) Buildbot
12 1 (1.33%) Ranorex
12 1 (1.33%) WATIR
General
1 8 (10.67%) Finance
2 6 (8.00%) Advertising
3 1 (1.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 52 (69.33%) Developer
2 18 (24.00%) Developer in Test
2 18 (24.00%) Software Developer
3 15 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 11 (14.67%) QA Engineer
4 11 (14.67%) Senior Developer
5 9 (12.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (12.00%) C# Developer
5 9 (12.00%) QA Automation Engineer
6 8 (10.67%) Senior .NET Developer
6 8 (10.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 8 (10.67%) Senior C# Developer
7 7 (9.33%) Automation Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (6.67%) Python Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Django Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Graduate
9 4 (5.33%) Graduate Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Junior
9 4 (5.33%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (37.33%) RESTful
2 22 (29.33%) AngularJS
2 22 (29.33%) Web Services
3 18 (24.00%) .NET
4 16 (21.33%) REST
5 12 (16.00%) HTML
6 11 (14.67%) Ruby on Rails
7 8 (10.67%) CSS
7 8 (10.67%) React
8 7 (9.33%) .NET Framework
8 7 (9.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (9.33%) Django
8 7 (9.33%) Gherkin
8 7 (9.33%) LESS
8 7 (9.33%) Sass
8 7 (9.33%) WCF
9 6 (8.00%) ASP.NET
9 6 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (8.00%) Entity Framework
9 6 (8.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (10.67%) Computer Science
2 8 (10.67%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (9.33%) Fintech
4 6 (8.00%) Mobile App
4 6 (8.00%) User Experience
5 5 (6.67%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (4.00%) Cloud Native
7 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.33%) PMI
7 1 (1.33%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.67%) Linux
2 4 (5.33%) Android
2 4 (5.33%) Apple iOS
2 4 (5.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (57.33%) TDD
3 33 (44.00%) Test Automation
4 25 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (24.00%) Microservices
5 18 (24.00%) OO
5 18 (24.00%) Open Source
5 18 (24.00%) SDET
6 13 (17.33%) Manual Testing
6 13 (17.33%) Scrum
7 12 (16.00%) SOA
8 11 (14.67%) CQRS
8 11 (14.67%) Domain-Driven Design
8 11 (14.67%) E-Commerce
8 11 (14.67%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 11 (14.67%) SOLID
9 9 (12.00%) QA Automation
10 8 (10.67%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (10.67%) Kanban
10 8 (10.67%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 37 (49.33%) C#
2 35 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 18 (24.00%) Ruby
4 15 (20.00%) Python
5 13 (17.33%) Java
5 13 (17.33%) SQL
6 8 (10.67%) VB.NET
7 7 (9.33%) T-SQL
8 6 (8.00%) PHP
9 2 (2.67%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.33%) C
10 1 (1.33%) C++
10 1 (1.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (12.00%) Degree
2 8 (10.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (6.67%) ISEB
4 4 (5.33%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (45.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) HP ALM
1 2 (2.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (14.67%) Atlassian
2 6 (8.00%) Facebook
3 4 (5.33%) Apple
3 4 (5.33%) Google
3 4 (5.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.67%) HP