Period
to 21 November 2017

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

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 78 100
Rank change year-on-year +29 +22 -16
Permanent jobs citing BDD 98 58 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 4.75% 2.90% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.15% 3.23% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 83 55 52
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -18.18% +29.41%
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26% +5.56%

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 1904 1796 1881
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 92.38% 89.71% 85.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1703 1589 1590
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £68,750 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 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
Brighton +29 96 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Hove -14 2 £50,000 +14.29%
BDD
South East

For the 6 months to 21 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 Sussex region with a requirement for BDD.

1 84 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (78.57%) TDD
3 64 (65.31%) RESTful
4 55 (56.12%) AngularJS
5 49 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 45 (45.92%) JavaScript
7 42 (42.86%) HTML
8 39 (39.80%) React
9 36 (36.73%) Scrum
10 32 (32.65%) C#
11 30 (30.61%) CSS
12 28 (28.57%) ASP.NET
12 28 (28.57%) .NET
13 27 (27.55%) SQL Server
13 27 (27.55%) MVC
13 27 (27.55%) Ruby
13 27 (27.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 26 (26.53%) ASP.NET Web API
14 26 (26.53%) SQL Server 2016
14 26 (26.53%) Web Application Development
14 26 (26.53%) Backbone.js
14 26 (26.53%) KnockoutJS
14 26 (26.53%) Digital TV
15 25 (25.51%) Web Development
15 25 (25.51%) Test Automation
15 25 (25.51%) ASP.NET MVC
15 25 (25.51%) Sass
15 25 (25.51%) Front End Development
16 24 (24.49%) QA
16 24 (24.49%) Software Engineering

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 4 (4.08%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.02%) IaaS
2 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.02%) PaaS
2 1 (1.02%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (27.55%) SQL Server
2 26 (26.53%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (20.41%) Cucumber
2 19 (19.39%) Git (software)
2 19 (19.39%) Selenium
3 17 (17.35%) Jenkins
4 14 (14.29%) JIRA
5 11 (11.22%) WebDriver
6 10 (10.20%) Capybara
7 4 (4.08%) NUnit
7 4 (4.08%) SpecFlow
8 2 (2.04%) Grunt
8 2 (2.04%) gulp
8 2 (2.04%) Jasmine
8 2 (2.04%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (2.04%) Mocha
8 2 (2.04%) PostCSS
General
1 2 (2.04%) Banking
1 2 (2.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 70 (71.43%) Developer
2 27 (27.55%) .NET Developer
3 20 (20.41%) QA Engineer
4 19 (19.39%) QA Test Engineer
4 19 (19.39%) Test Engineer
5 16 (16.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 15 (15.31%) Analyst
6 15 (15.31%) Test Analyst
7 12 (12.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 11 (11.22%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 10 (10.20%) QA Analyst
9 10 (10.20%) QA Test Analyst
10 5 (5.10%) Junior
10 5 (5.10%) Junior Analyst
10 5 (5.10%) Junior Test Analyst
10 5 (5.10%) Senior Developer
11 4 (4.08%) Developer in Test
11 4 (4.08%) Software Developer
12 3 (3.06%) Senior JavaScript Developer
13 2 (2.04%) Digital Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (65.31%) RESTful
2 55 (56.12%) AngularJS
3 49 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 42 (42.86%) HTML
5 39 (39.80%) React
6 30 (30.61%) CSS
7 28 (28.57%) .NET
7 28 (28.57%) ASP.NET
8 27 (27.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 26 (26.53%) ASP.NET Web API
9 26 (26.53%) Backbone.js
9 26 (26.53%) KnockoutJS
10 25 (25.51%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (25.51%) Sass
11 23 (23.47%) Ember.js
11 23 (23.47%) Vue (Vue.js)
12 13 (13.27%) Ruby on Rails
13 10 (10.20%) HTML5
14 5 (5.10%) Web Services
15 4 (4.08%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 26 (26.53%) Digital TV
2 23 (23.47%) User Experience
3 1 (1.02%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (78.57%) TDD
3 36 (36.73%) Scrum
4 27 (27.55%) MVC
5 26 (26.53%) Web Application Development
6 25 (25.51%) Front End Development
6 25 (25.51%) Test Automation
6 25 (25.51%) Web Development
7 24 (24.49%) Software Engineering
8 11 (11.22%) Open Source
9 10 (10.20%) Test Scripting
9 10 (10.20%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (6.12%) Manual Testing
10 6 (6.12%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (4.08%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (4.08%) SDET
11 4 (4.08%) Wireframes
12 3 (3.06%) OO
13 2 (2.04%) Mobile First
13 2 (2.04%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 45 (45.92%) JavaScript
2 32 (32.65%) C#
3 27 (27.55%) Ruby
4 14 (14.29%) Python
5 10 (10.20%) SQL
6 4 (4.08%) ES6
6 4 (4.08%) Java
7 1 (1.02%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (5.10%) ISTQB
1 5 (5.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (24.49%) QA
2 2 (2.04%) WAI
Systems Management
1 4 (4.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (1.02%) Microsoft
1 1 (1.02%) Oracle