Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertford 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Hertfordshire > Hertford
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 24 -
Rank change year-on-year +23 - -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 43 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertford 38.74% 3.30% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 43.43% 4.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 43 3 0
Hertford median annual salary £52,500 £25,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +110.00% - -
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -19.23% - +18.18%

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 Hertford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 99 70 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertford 89.19% 76.92% 80.30%
Number of salaries quoted 98 70 51
Hertford median annual salary £47,500 £36,250 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.03% -46.30% +58.82%
10th Percentile £25,750 £21,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £57,625 £92,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +2.43%

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertford

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

Job vacancy trend for BDD in Hertford

BDD
Salary Trend in Hertford

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

Salary trend for BDD in Hertford

BDD
Salary Histogram in Hertford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in Hertford over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for BDD in Hertford

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Hertford region with a requirement for BDD.

1 27 (62.79%) TDD
2 24 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (51.16%) Java
4 19 (44.19%) Software Testing
4 19 (44.19%) Manual Testing
4 19 (44.19%) Test Strategy
5 17 (39.53%) Web Services
6 16 (37.21%) SOA
6 16 (37.21%) Scrum
6 16 (37.21%) Retail
6 16 (37.21%) Jenkins
6 16 (37.21%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (34.88%) Amazon AWS
7 15 (34.88%) Line Management
8 13 (30.23%) Test Automation
9 11 (25.58%) SaaS
10 10 (23.26%) JIRA
10 10 (23.26%) EPoS
11 8 (18.60%) SOAP
11 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
11 8 (18.60%) Selenium
11 8 (18.60%) WebDriver
11 8 (18.60%) SoapUI
12 7 (16.28%) Entity Framework
12 7 (16.28%) Node.js
12 7 (16.28%) NoSQL
12 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (16.28%) RESTful
12 7 (16.28%) Git (software)
12 7 (16.28%) Code First Entity Framework

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertford 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 15 (34.88%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (25.58%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) NoSQL
1 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
1 7 (16.28%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 16 (37.21%) Jenkins
2 10 (23.26%) JIRA
3 8 (18.60%) Selenium
3 8 (18.60%) SoapUI
3 8 (18.60%) WebDriver
4 7 (16.28%) Git (software)
5 4 (9.30%) Cucumber
General
1 16 (37.21%) Retail
2 7 (16.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Java Team Leader
1 15 (34.88%) Team Leader
2 13 (30.23%) Analyst
2 13 (30.23%) Software Analyst
2 13 (30.23%) Software Test Analyst
2 13 (30.23%) Test Analyst
3 12 (27.91%) Development Team Leader
3 12 (27.91%) Java Development Team Leader
4 8 (18.60%) Developer
5 7 (16.28%) .NET Developer
6 6 (13.95%) QA Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) AWS Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Software Tester
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Tester
7 1 (2.33%) Software Tester
7 1 (2.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (39.53%) Web Services
2 8 (18.60%) SOAP
3 7 (16.28%) .NET
3 7 (16.28%) .NET Framework
3 7 (16.28%) AngularJS
3 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET
3 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (16.28%) Code First Entity Framework
3 7 (16.28%) Entity Framework
3 7 (16.28%) KnockoutJS
3 7 (16.28%) Node.js
3 7 (16.28%) RESTful
3 7 (16.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 7 (16.28%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (62.79%) TDD
2 24 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (44.19%) Manual Testing
3 19 (44.19%) Software Testing
3 19 (44.19%) Test Strategy
4 16 (37.21%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (37.21%) Scrum
4 16 (37.21%) SOA
5 15 (34.88%) Line Management
6 13 (30.23%) Test Automation
7 7 (16.28%) MVC
7 7 (16.28%) Web Application Development
8 6 (13.95%) E-Commerce
8 6 (13.95%) Mentoring
8 6 (13.95%) Test Scripting
9 2 (4.65%) SDET
10 1 (2.33%) Continuous Delivery
10 1 (2.33%) Continuous Deployment
10 1 (2.33%) Customer Requirements
10 1 (2.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 22 (51.16%) Java
2 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
3 7 (16.28%) C#
3 7 (16.28%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Docker