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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Hertfordshire / Hertford
Rank 15 11 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 -  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertford 6.12% 7.14% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.33% 8.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Median salary £70,000 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.36% -  
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 Hertford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Hertford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 36 24 29
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertford 73.47% 85.71% 82.86%
Number of salaries quoted 36 23 22
Median salary £32,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.09% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Hertford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertford 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 Hertford

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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

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Salary Histogram in Hertford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in Hertford over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for BDD in Hertford

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Top 15 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 25 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 Hertford region with a requirement for BDD.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Retail
2 5 (71.43%) JIRA
2 5 (71.43%) System Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 2 (28.57%) Line Management
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) SOA
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) SaaS

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Top Related 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 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) JIRA
2 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (71.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Software Tester
1 5 (71.43%) Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Software Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Development Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Java Development Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Java Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Software Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Retail Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) System Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Line Management
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) SOA
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java