Period
to 26 May 2018

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 6 months to 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 66 91
Rank change year-on-year +8 +25 +32
Permanent jobs citing BDD 70 98 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 4.49% 5.42% 3.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.92% 5.80% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 80 104 57
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £52,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.88% -12.92% +11.63%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,900
90th Percentile £60,000 £73,000 £77,500
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,422 1,689 1,813
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 91.15% 93.37% 89.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,160 1,376 1,202
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +8.43%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing BDD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

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 6 months to 26 May 2018.

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 6 months to 26 May 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
Cheltenham -7 35 £40,000 -28.89% 2
Gloucester +16 7 £40,000 +18.52%
Cirencester +9 6 £40,000 +23.08%
Tewkesbury - 6 £47,500 -
BDD
South West

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for BDD.

1 69 (98.57%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (81.43%) TDD
3 36 (51.43%) Scrum
4 34 (48.57%) MVC
4 34 (48.57%) Java
5 32 (45.71%) Kanban
6 30 (42.86%) JIRA
7 29 (41.43%) SOAP
8 28 (40.00%) JUnit
9 27 (38.57%) Linux
9 27 (38.57%) Tomcat
9 27 (38.57%) REST
10 25 (35.71%) Integration Testing
10 25 (35.71%) Web Services
10 25 (35.71%) XML
11 24 (34.29%) Finance
11 24 (34.29%) JSON
11 24 (34.29%) Spring
11 24 (34.29%) Amazon AWS
11 24 (34.29%) Test Automation
12 23 (32.86%) Amazon EC2
12 23 (32.86%) MongoDB
12 23 (32.86%) NoSQL
12 23 (32.86%) Mule
12 23 (32.86%) Hibernate
12 23 (32.86%) JBoss
12 23 (32.86%) E-Commerce
12 23 (32.86%) Mule ESB
13 22 (31.43%) Spring Integration
13 22 (31.43%) Amazon DynamoDB

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 27 (38.57%) Tomcat
2 23 (32.86%) JBoss
2 23 (32.86%) Mule
2 23 (32.86%) Mule ESB
3 5 (7.14%) Apache
3 5 (7.14%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 24 (34.29%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (32.86%) Amazon EC2
3 22 (31.43%) SaaS
4 2 (2.86%) Trello
5 1 (1.43%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.43%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.43%) Google App Engine
5 1 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.43%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.29%) Internet
2 4 (5.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (32.86%) MongoDB
1 23 (32.86%) NoSQL
2 22 (31.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 11 (15.71%) SQL Server
4 10 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.43%) Big Data
5 1 (1.43%) MySQL
5 1 (1.43%) Redis
5 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (42.86%) JIRA
2 28 (40.00%) JUnit
3 22 (31.43%) Git (software)
3 22 (31.43%) IntelliJ
4 15 (21.43%) Selenium
5 10 (14.29%) Jenkins
5 10 (14.29%) Maven
6 7 (10.00%) Cucumber
6 7 (10.00%) SpecFlow
6 7 (10.00%) Visual Studio
7 6 (8.57%) Ant
7 6 (8.57%) Eclipse
7 6 (8.57%) HP UFT
7 6 (8.57%) SoapUI
8 4 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (4.29%) GitLab
9 3 (4.29%) Gradle
9 3 (4.29%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.43%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 24 (34.29%) Finance
2 22 (31.43%) Retail
3 18 (25.71%) Electronics
3 18 (25.71%) Manufacturing
3 18 (25.71%) Marketing
3 18 (25.71%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.71%) Games
5 1 (1.43%) Military
Job Titles
1 36 (51.43%) Developer
2 24 (34.29%) Java Developer
3 15 (21.43%) Senior Developer
4 14 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (15.71%) Software Engineer
6 10 (14.29%) .NET Developer
6 10 (14.29%) Analyst
6 10 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
7 8 (11.43%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
7 8 (11.43%) Test Analyst
8 6 (8.57%) Internet Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Test Manager
10 3 (4.29%) Test Automation Manager
10 3 (4.29%) Test Leader
11 2 (2.86%) Business Analyst
11 2 (2.86%) Scrum Master
11 2 (2.86%) Senior Tester
11 2 (2.86%) Software Test Engineer
11 2 (2.86%) Test Engineer
11 2 (2.86%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (41.43%) SOAP
2 27 (38.57%) REST
3 25 (35.71%) Web Services
3 25 (35.71%) XML
4 24 (34.29%) JSON
4 24 (34.29%) Spring
5 23 (32.86%) Hibernate
6 22 (31.43%) Apache Camel
6 22 (31.43%) JPA
6 22 (31.43%) Spring Integration
6 22 (31.43%) Spring MVC
7 17 (24.29%) .NET
8 10 (14.29%) ASP.NET
8 10 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 9 (12.86%) Gherkin
10 8 (11.43%) AngularJS
11 7 (10.00%) CSS
11 7 (10.00%) RESTful
12 6 (8.57%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.71%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.86%) Fintech
3 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 27 (38.57%) Linux
2 5 (7.14%) Unix
2 5 (7.14%) Windows
2 5 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (98.57%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (81.43%) TDD
3 36 (51.43%) Scrum
4 34 (48.57%) MVC
5 32 (45.71%) Kanban
6 25 (35.71%) Integration Testing
7 24 (34.29%) Test Automation
8 23 (32.86%) E-Commerce
9 18 (25.71%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (25.71%) Digital Marketing
9 18 (25.71%) Programme Management
10 16 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (17.14%) SDLC
12 11 (15.71%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (15.71%) Mentoring
12 11 (15.71%) Software Delivery
12 11 (15.71%) Software Engineering
12 11 (15.71%) Visualisation
13 10 (14.29%) Web Application Development
14 9 (12.86%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 34 (48.57%) Java
2 19 (27.14%) C#
3 9 (12.86%) C
4 8 (11.43%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.57%) C++
5 6 (8.57%) Groovy
5 6 (8.57%) Jython
5 6 (8.57%) Python
5 6 (8.57%) Ruby
5 6 (8.57%) SQL
5 6 (8.57%) VBScript
6 4 (5.71%) VB
6 4 (5.71%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.43%) Java 8
7 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.43%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (18.57%) Security Cleared
2 12 (17.14%) SC Cleared
3 7 (10.00%) ISEB
3 7 (10.00%) ISTQB
4 3 (4.29%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (8.57%) CA Service Virtualization
1 6 (8.57%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 22 (31.43%) Apple
2 18 (25.71%) SAP
3 6 (8.57%) CA
3 6 (8.57%) HP
4 1 (1.43%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.43%) Google