The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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)
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 66 90
Rank change year-on-year +1 +24  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 41 35 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 4.34% 3.56% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.75% 4.07% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 38 32 13
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +29.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,200 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,000 £64,500
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 864 861 901
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 91.43% 87.68% 86.55%
Number of salaries quoted 684 638 739
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

BDD
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for BDD in Gloucestershire

BDD
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

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

Salary histogram for BDD in Gloucestershire

BDD
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +19 23 £49,500 -10.00% 1
Cirencester -22 4 £40,000 -20.79% 1
Gloucester +2 2 £46,250 -24.48%
Stroud - 1 £35,000 -
BDD
South West

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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for BDD.

1 90 (96.77%) TDD
2 89 (95.70%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (87.10%) Java
3 81 (87.10%) REST
4 77 (82.80%) SOAP
5 72 (77.42%) XML
5 72 (77.42%) Scrum
6 70 (75.27%) Spring
6 70 (75.27%) MVC
7 69 (74.19%) Hibernate
8 68 (73.12%) JIRA
9 66 (70.97%) Git (software)
10 64 (68.82%) Business Intelligence
11 63 (67.74%) JSON
11 63 (67.74%) Marketing
11 63 (67.74%) Programme Management
11 63 (67.74%) Telecoms
11 63 (67.74%) Finance
12 62 (66.67%) Linux
12 62 (66.67%) JUnit
12 62 (66.67%) Mule
12 62 (66.67%) Mule ESB
13 61 (65.59%) Web Services
14 60 (64.52%) SAP
14 60 (64.52%) Electronics
14 60 (64.52%) Manufacturing
14 60 (64.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 60 (64.52%) Digital Marketing
14 60 (64.52%) Kanban
15 58 (62.37%) Tomcat

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 62 (66.67%) Mule
1 62 (66.67%) Mule ESB
2 58 (62.37%) Tomcat
3 44 (47.31%) JBoss
4 18 (19.35%) Confluence
5 14 (15.05%) WebSphere
6 7 (7.53%) Anypoint
6 7 (7.53%) Apache
6 7 (7.53%) GlassFish
6 7 (7.53%) IIS
6 7 (7.53%) WebLogic
7 3 (3.23%) CMS
Business Applications
1 60 (64.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 56 (60.22%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (49.46%) SaaS
3 44 (47.31%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.38%) SSH
2 3 (3.23%) Extranet
3 1 (1.08%) FTP
3 1 (1.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (59.14%) NoSQL
2 51 (54.84%) MongoDB
3 44 (47.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 22 (23.66%) SQL Server
5 8 (8.60%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (7.53%) MySQL
6 7 (7.53%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (7.53%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (3.23%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.08%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 68 (73.12%) JIRA
2 66 (70.97%) Git (software)
3 62 (66.67%) JUnit
4 44 (47.31%) IntelliJ
5 25 (26.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 20 (21.51%) Maven
7 14 (15.05%) Eclipse
8 13 (13.98%) Cucumber
9 9 (9.68%) Jenkins
10 7 (7.53%) Gradle
10 7 (7.53%) SoapUI
10 7 (7.53%) Subversion
10 7 (7.53%) Visual Studio
11 6 (6.45%) Selenium
11 6 (6.45%) Zephyr
12 5 (5.38%) Bitbucket
12 5 (5.38%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (5.38%) Vagrant
13 3 (3.23%) PostCSS
14 2 (2.15%) Travis CI
General
1 63 (67.74%) Finance
1 63 (67.74%) Marketing
1 63 (67.74%) Telecoms
2 60 (64.52%) Electronics
2 60 (64.52%) Manufacturing
3 34 (36.56%) Retail
4 3 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (60.22%) Developer
2 45 (48.39%) Java Developer
3 24 (25.81%) Senior Developer
4 23 (24.73%) Senior Java Developer
5 14 (15.05%) Software Engineer
6 12 (12.90%) Team Leader
7 11 (11.83%) Development Team Leader
7 11 (11.83%) Software Development Team Leader
7 11 (11.83%) Software Team Leader
8 4 (4.30%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.30%) Automation Tester
8 4 (4.30%) Java Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Tester
9 3 (3.23%) Analyst
9 3 (3.23%) Head of Development
9 3 (3.23%) Java Automation Tester
9 3 (3.23%) PHP Developer
9 3 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (3.23%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (87.10%) REST
2 77 (82.80%) SOAP
3 72 (77.42%) XML
4 70 (75.27%) Spring
5 69 (74.19%) Hibernate
6 63 (67.74%) JSON
7 61 (65.59%) Web Services
8 55 (59.14%) Apache Camel
8 55 (59.14%) JPA
8 55 (59.14%) Spring Integration
8 55 (59.14%) Spring MVC
9 15 (16.13%) .NET
9 15 (16.13%) ASP.NET
9 15 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (16.13%) ASP.NET Web API
10 14 (15.05%) RESTful
11 9 (9.68%) Node.js
12 8 (8.60%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 7 (7.53%) EJB
13 7 (7.53%) RAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.53%) Mainframe
1 7 (7.53%) User Experience
2 5 (5.38%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (2.15%) BBC
3 2 (2.15%) Social Media
4 1 (1.08%) Digital TV
4 1 (1.08%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 62 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (2.15%) Unix
3 1 (1.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (96.77%) TDD
2 89 (95.70%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (77.42%) Scrum
4 70 (75.27%) MVC
5 64 (68.82%) Business Intelligence
6 63 (67.74%) Programme Management
7 60 (64.52%) Digital Marketing
7 60 (64.52%) Kanban
8 55 (59.14%) Integration Testing
9 35 (37.63%) E-Commerce
10 23 (24.73%) Test Automation
11 20 (21.51%) Software Engineering
12 14 (15.05%) Continuous Deployment
13 13 (13.98%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (8.60%) Data Transformation
15 7 (7.53%) API Design
15 7 (7.53%) Digital Transformation Programme
15 7 (7.53%) Performance Optimisation
15 7 (7.53%) Software Delivery
15 7 (7.53%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 81 (87.10%) Java
2 21 (22.58%) C#
3 14 (15.05%) Ruby
4 12 (12.90%) XPath
5 9 (9.68%) SQL
6 7 (7.53%) Groovy
7 5 (5.38%) Python
8 4 (4.30%) JavaScript
9 3 (3.23%) ES6
9 3 (3.23%) PHP
10 1 (1.08%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (12.90%) Degree
2 6 (6.45%) ISEB
3 5 (5.38%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.08%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.53%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 7 (7.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (7.53%) CloudHub
2 5 (5.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 60 (64.52%) SAP
2 57 (61.29%) Apple
3 14 (15.05%) IBM
4 11 (11.83%) Atlassian
5 7 (7.53%) MuleSoft
5 7 (7.53%) Oracle
6 6 (6.45%) HP
7 5 (5.38%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.15%) Facebook
8 2 (2.15%) Google
8 2 (2.15%) Sony
8 2 (2.15%) Yahoo!
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Anatwine
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago