The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Exeter with a requirement for BDD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Devon / Exeter
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 41 34
Rank change year-on-year +7 -7  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 12 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Exeter 5.31% 0.93% 5.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.66% 1.03% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 8
Median salary £50,000 £31,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +61.29% -17.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

BDD is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Exeter with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Exeter
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 212 194 180
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Exeter 93.81% 89.81% 93.26%
Number of salaries quoted 194 167 122
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,672 £26,944 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Exeter citing BDD as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for BDD in Exeter

BDD
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

Salary trend for BDD in Exeter

BDD
Salary Histogram in Exeter

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in Exeter over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for BDD in Exeter

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Exeter region with a requirement for BDD.

1 33 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (88.89%) TDD
3 29 (80.56%) JavaScript
3 29 (80.56%) C#
4 21 (58.33%) Java
5 19 (52.78%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (50.00%) Test Automation
7 17 (47.22%) .NET
7 17 (47.22%) Git (software)
7 17 (47.22%) NoSQL
8 16 (44.44%) HTML
8 16 (44.44%) Scrum
9 14 (38.89%) Line Management
10 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (33.33%) Entity Framework
10 12 (33.33%) Node.js
10 12 (33.33%) Web Application Development
10 12 (33.33%) Code First Entity Framework
10 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 12 (33.33%) MVC
10 12 (33.33%) SQL Server
10 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET
10 12 (33.33%) RESTful
10 12 (33.33%) WCF
10 12 (33.33%) Ruby
10 12 (33.33%) .NET Framework
11 11 (30.56%) Product Management
11 11 (30.56%) ISO 9001
11 11 (30.56%) ISO 14001

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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 5 (13.89%) IIS
1 5 (13.89%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (47.22%) NoSQL
2 12 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (13.89%) MongoDB
4 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 17 (47.22%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.33%) Spock
3 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.78%) Selenium
3 1 (2.78%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (19.44%) Games
2 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Developer
2 14 (38.89%) .NET Developer
3 11 (30.56%) Software Team Leader
3 11 (30.56%) Team Leader
4 9 (25.00%) Development Team Leader
4 9 (25.00%) Software Development Team Leader
5 8 (22.22%) Java Development Team Leader
5 8 (22.22%) Java Team Leader
6 6 (16.67%) Java Developer
7 5 (13.89%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Internet Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Senior Software Test Engineer
8 3 (8.33%) Senior Test Engineer
8 3 (8.33%) Software Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Software Test Engineer
8 3 (8.33%) Technical Leader
8 3 (8.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (47.22%) .NET
2 16 (44.44%) HTML
3 12 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 12 (33.33%) Code First Entity Framework
3 12 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 12 (33.33%) Node.js
3 12 (33.33%) RESTful
3 12 (33.33%) WCF
4 11 (30.56%) HTML5
5 9 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 9 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
5 9 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (13.89%) CSS
6 5 (13.89%) Java EE
6 5 (13.89%) JSON
6 5 (13.89%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (88.89%) TDD
3 19 (52.78%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 16 (44.44%) Scrum
6 14 (38.89%) Line Management
7 12 (33.33%) MVC
7 12 (33.33%) Web Application Development
8 11 (30.56%) Coaching
8 11 (30.56%) Product Management
9 6 (16.67%) Test Management
10 5 (13.89%) Continuous Deployment
10 5 (13.89%) Integration Testing
10 5 (13.89%) OOD
10 5 (13.89%) Unit Testing
11 4 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (11.11%) Test Scripting
12 3 (8.33%) Resource Management
12 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
12 3 (8.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (80.56%) C#
1 29 (80.56%) JavaScript
2 21 (58.33%) Java
3 12 (33.33%) Ruby
4 3 (8.33%) Python
4 3 (8.33%) SQL
4 3 (8.33%) VB
4 3 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 3 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (30.56%) ISO 14001
1 11 (30.56%) ISO 9001