The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Herefordshire 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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
West Midlands / Herefordshire
Rank 29 13 -
Rank change year-on-year -16 -  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Herefordshire 5.88% 4.76% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.19% 5.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

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 Herefordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Herefordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 97 37 40
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Herefordshire 95.10% 88.10% 78.43%
Number of salaries quoted 88 23 38
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £36,465
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% +30.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Herefordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Herefordshire 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 Herefordshire

BDD
Salary Trend in Herefordshire

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

Salary trend for BDD in Herefordshire

BDD
Job Locations in Herefordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Herefordshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Hereford - 6 £45,000 - 1
BDD
West Midlands

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Herefordshire region with a requirement for BDD.

1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
2 7 (77.78%) SEO
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 7 (77.78%) PHP
2 7 (77.78%) CSS
2 7 (77.78%) Unit Testing
2 7 (77.78%) JSUnit
2 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
2 7 (77.78%) HTML5
2 7 (77.78%) Mocha
2 7 (77.78%) Node.js
2 7 (77.78%) CSS3
2 7 (77.78%) Subversion
2 7 (77.78%) Automated Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Pay per click
2 7 (77.78%) Marketing
2 7 (77.78%) Animation
2 7 (77.78%) Backbone.js
2 7 (77.78%) KnockoutJS
2 7 (77.78%) Jasmine
2 7 (77.78%) Sass
2 7 (77.78%) Mobile App
2 7 (77.78%) Grunt
2 7 (77.78%) User Experience
2 7 (77.78%) gulp
2 7 (77.78%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 7 (77.78%) Chai
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire 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:

Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
1 7 (77.78%) Grunt
1 7 (77.78%) gulp
1 7 (77.78%) Jasmine
1 7 (77.78%) JSUnit
1 7 (77.78%) Mocha
1 7 (77.78%) Subversion
General
1 7 (77.78%) Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
1 7 (77.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 7 (77.78%) HTML CSS Developer
1 7 (77.78%) HTML Developer
1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Coach
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Scrum Master
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Backbone.js
1 7 (77.78%) Chai
1 7 (77.78%) CSS
1 7 (77.78%) CSS3
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
1 7 (77.78%) HTML5
1 7 (77.78%) KnockoutJS
1 7 (77.78%) Node.js
1 7 (77.78%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Animation
1 7 (77.78%) Mobile App
1 7 (77.78%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
2 7 (77.78%) Automated Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 7 (77.78%) Pay per click
2 7 (77.78%) SEO
2 7 (77.78%) Unit Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Coaching
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
1 7 (77.78%) PHP