Period
to 20 February 2019

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 20 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 48 66 76
Rank change year-on-year +18 +10 +10
Permanent jobs citing BDD 102 84 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 5.50% 4.08% 2.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.22% 4.40% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 97 85 48
East Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - -11.11%
10th Percentile £40,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £51,250 £46,500
South East median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -

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 1,640 1,908 1,587
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 88.36% 92.71% 88.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1,510 1,732 1,457
East Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £28,975 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £66,250
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 20 February 2019.

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 20 February 2019. 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 +13 97 £48,750 +21.88% 9
Hove - 4 £60,000 - 1
BDD
South East

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, 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 94 (92.16%) TDD
2 79 (77.45%) JavaScript
3 75 (73.53%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (59.80%) Scrum
5 51 (50.00%) React
6 45 (44.12%) HTML
7 37 (36.27%) Java
8 35 (34.31%) AngularJS
9 33 (32.35%) QA
9 33 (32.35%) Kanban
10 29 (28.43%) Open Source
10 29 (28.43%) CSS
11 27 (26.47%) Test Automation
11 27 (26.47%) Front End Development
12 25 (24.51%) Continuous Integration
13 24 (23.53%) Python
14 23 (22.55%) C#
14 23 (22.55%) Spring
15 21 (20.59%) Software Engineering
15 21 (20.59%) Fintech
16 20 (19.61%) Continuous Improvement
16 20 (19.61%) Mentoring
16 20 (19.61%) Selenium
17 19 (18.63%) Microservices
18 18 (17.65%) Git (software)
18 18 (17.65%) WebDriver
19 17 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
19 17 (16.67%) TestNG
19 17 (16.67%) Unit Testing
19 17 (16.67%) SQL

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 3 (2.94%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 17 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.73%) MySQL
2 4 (3.92%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.96%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (19.61%) Selenium
2 18 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 18 (17.65%) WebDriver
3 17 (16.67%) TestNG
4 16 (15.69%) Grunt
4 16 (15.69%) gulp
4 16 (15.69%) Mocha
5 15 (14.71%) Jasmine
6 14 (13.73%) JUnit
7 13 (12.75%) Karma Test Runner
8 12 (11.76%) Jenkins
9 11 (10.78%) PostCSS
10 10 (9.80%) Appium
10 10 (9.80%) Maven
11 9 (8.82%) Gradle
11 9 (8.82%) SoapUI
11 9 (8.82%) WATIR
12 8 (7.84%) Cucumber
13 7 (6.86%) Ant
13 7 (6.86%) Hudson
General
1 16 (15.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 75 (73.53%) Developer
2 27 (26.47%) Senior Developer
3 21 (20.59%) QA Engineer
4 19 (18.63%) QA Automation Engineer
5 14 (13.73%) Java Developer
5 14 (13.73%) Ruby Developer
5 14 (13.73%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 13 (12.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 13 (12.75%) Python Developer
7 12 (11.76%) Django Developer
7 12 (11.76%) Python/Django Developer
8 11 (10.78%) Senior Java Developer
9 10 (9.80%) Automation Engineer
9 10 (9.80%) JavaScript Developer
9 10 (9.80%) Test Automation Engineer
9 10 (9.80%) Test Engineer
10 9 (8.82%) Analyst
10 9 (8.82%) QA Automation Analyst
10 9 (8.82%) QA Test Engineer
10 9 (8.82%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (50.00%) React
2 45 (44.12%) HTML
3 35 (34.31%) AngularJS
4 29 (28.43%) CSS
5 23 (22.55%) Spring
6 17 (16.67%) Vue.js
7 16 (15.69%) .NET
7 16 (15.69%) RESTful
8 15 (14.71%) HTML5
9 14 (13.73%) Django
9 14 (13.73%) LESS
9 14 (13.73%) Ruby on Rails
9 14 (13.73%) Sass
10 13 (12.75%) ASP.NET
10 13 (12.75%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (11.76%) Spring Security
12 10 (9.80%) jQuery
12 10 (9.80%) Keycloak
12 10 (9.80%) WCF
12 10 (9.80%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.59%) Fintech
2 7 (6.86%) Internet of Things
2 7 (6.86%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (2.94%) Cloud Native
4 2 (1.96%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.96%) User Experience
5 1 (0.98%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.98%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.98%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (92.16%) TDD
2 75 (73.53%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (59.80%) Scrum
4 33 (32.35%) Kanban
5 29 (28.43%) Open Source
6 27 (26.47%) Front End Development
6 27 (26.47%) Test Automation
7 25 (24.51%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (20.59%) Software Engineering
9 20 (19.61%) Continuous Improvement
9 20 (19.61%) Mentoring
10 19 (18.63%) Microservices
11 17 (16.67%) Unit Testing
12 16 (15.69%) Web Development
13 15 (14.71%) MVC
14 14 (13.73%) Problem-Solving
15 13 (12.75%) Mobile First
15 13 (12.75%) OWASP
15 13 (12.75%) Responsive Web Design
16 12 (11.76%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 79 (77.45%) JavaScript
2 37 (36.27%) Java
3 24 (23.53%) Python
4 23 (22.55%) C#
5 17 (16.67%) SQL
6 14 (13.73%) Ruby
7 10 (9.80%) TypeScript
8 7 (6.86%) ES6
9 2 (1.96%) Java 8
9 2 (1.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (8.82%) ISEB
1 9 (8.82%) ISTQB
2 6 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (32.35%) QA
2 11 (10.78%) WAI
Vendors
1 3 (2.94%) Atlassian
1 3 (2.94%) Peoplefluent