Period
to 11 July 2020

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 11 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 81 103 64
Rank change year-on-year +22 -39 -5
Permanent jobs citing BDD 20 38 71
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.08% 2.33% 4.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 2.52% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16 25 71
Median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% - +4.93%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £55,750 £63,750
South West median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +23.53% -10.53% +9.20%

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 875 1,505 1,557
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 90.96% 92.27% 93.57%
Number of salaries quoted 640 1,112 1,273
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,250 £66,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for BDD in Gloucestershire

BDD
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing BDD in Gloucestershire.

Salary trend for BDD in Gloucestershire

BDD
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Salary distribution for jobs citing BDD in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 11 July 2020.

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 11 July 2020. 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
Cirencester - 11 £52,500 - 1
Cheltenham -8 7 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Gloucester +22 1 £52,500 +16.67% 4
BDD
South West

For the 6 months to 11 July 2020, 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 19 (95.00%) Scrum
1 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (85.00%) TDD
2 17 (85.00%) Test Automation
3 12 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 12 (60.00%) REST
3 12 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 12 (60.00%) HTML
3 12 (60.00%) CSS
3 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (60.00%) React
4 11 (55.00%) Vue.js
4 11 (55.00%) gulp
4 11 (55.00%) React Native
4 11 (55.00%) Grunt
4 11 (55.00%) Selenium
5 10 (50.00%) Symfony
5 10 (50.00%) Zend
5 10 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (50.00%) AWS
5 10 (50.00%) Laravel
5 10 (50.00%) PHP
5 10 (50.00%) MySQL
5 10 (50.00%) MVC
5 10 (50.00%) SEO
5 10 (50.00%) webpack
5 10 (50.00%) Redux
5 10 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
5 10 (50.00%) Virtual Team
5 10 (50.00%) Node.js

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:

Cloud Services
1 10 (50.00%) AWS
1 10 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (20.00%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 11 (55.00%) Grunt
2 11 (55.00%) gulp
2 11 (55.00%) Selenium
3 10 (50.00%) webpack
4 5 (25.00%) JIRA
5 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
6 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
6 1 (5.00%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (5.00%) REST Assured
General
1 4 (20.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) PHP Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Lead Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Scrum Master
5 3 (15.00%) Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Lead PHP Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (10.00%) QA Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) QA Tester
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior PHP Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Software Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Software QA Tester
6 2 (10.00%) Software Tester
6 2 (10.00%) Tester
7 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) AngularJS
1 12 (60.00%) CSS
1 12 (60.00%) HTML
1 12 (60.00%) React
1 12 (60.00%) REST
2 11 (55.00%) React Native
2 11 (55.00%) Vue.js
3 10 (50.00%) Laravel
3 10 (50.00%) Node.js
3 10 (50.00%) Redux
3 10 (50.00%) Symfony
4 5 (25.00%) Middleware
5 2 (10.00%) CSS3
5 2 (10.00%) Gherkin
5 2 (10.00%) HTML5
5 2 (10.00%) SOAP
5 2 (10.00%) Web Services
6 1 (5.00%) Backbone.js
6 1 (5.00%) Ember.js
6 1 (5.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Virtual Team
2 2 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (5.00%) Cyberattack
3 1 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (95.00%) Scrum
2 17 (85.00%) TDD
2 17 (85.00%) Test Automation
3 10 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
3 10 (50.00%) MVC
3 10 (50.00%) SEO
4 6 (30.00%) DevOps
4 6 (30.00%) Kanban
5 5 (25.00%) Content Writing
5 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 5 (25.00%) Project Management
5 5 (25.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 5 (25.00%) Software Architecture
6 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (20.00%) User Stories
7 2 (10.00%) Front End Development
7 2 (10.00%) Manual Testing
8 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (50.00%) PHP
3 4 (20.00%) Python
4 3 (15.00%) Java
5 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (10.00%) C#
5 2 (10.00%) Scala
5 2 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) DV Cleared
1 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) ISEB
2 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Zend