Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 - 69
Rank change year-on-year - +69 -9
Permanent jobs citing BDD 16 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 4.64% - 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.33% - 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 12
Ipswich median annual salary £35,000 - £35,000
10th Percentile £32,500 - £23,250
90th Percentile £51,250 - £41,250
Suffolk median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +28.57% -6.67%

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 Ipswich with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Ipswich
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 300 409 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 86.96% 89.11% 89.36%
Number of salaries quoted 268 334 546
Ipswich median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £24,000 £23,375
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,250 £60,500
Suffolk median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% -

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for BDD in Ipswich

BDD
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for BDD in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for BDD.

1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (93.75%) TDD
3 14 (87.50%) C#
4 11 (68.75%) MVC
4 11 (68.75%) RESTful
4 11 (68.75%) Node.js
5 9 (56.25%) Web Application Development
5 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (56.25%) NoSQL
5 9 (56.25%) Git (software)
5 9 (56.25%) SQL Server 2016
5 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (56.25%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (56.25%) .NET
5 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
5 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
5 9 (56.25%) Ruby
5 9 (56.25%) WCF
6 6 (37.50%) CSS
6 6 (37.50%) HTML
6 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 6 (37.50%) HTML5
6 6 (37.50%) CSS3
7 5 (31.25%) Games
8 4 (25.00%) OOP
8 4 (25.00%) OO
8 4 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
8 4 (25.00%) Xbox
9 3 (18.75%) Java

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) NoSQL
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) NUnit
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (31.25%) Games
2 2 (12.50%) Digital Economy
2 2 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) .NET Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Agile C# Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Developer
3 4 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Graduate
3 4 (25.00%) Graduate C# Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Lead C# Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Lead Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Java Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) Node.js
1 11 (68.75%) RESTful
2 9 (56.25%) .NET
2 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
2 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET Web API
2 9 (56.25%) WCF
3 6 (37.50%) CSS
3 6 (37.50%) CSS3
3 6 (37.50%) HTML
3 6 (37.50%) HTML5
4 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 2 (12.50%) Ember.js
4 2 (12.50%) JSON
4 2 (12.50%) React
4 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Xbox
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (93.75%) TDD
3 11 (68.75%) MVC
4 9 (56.25%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (56.25%) Web Application Development
5 4 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 4 (25.00%) OO
5 4 (25.00%) OOP
6 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
6 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) Ruby
3 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (18.75%) Java
5 2 (12.50%) ES6
6 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.25%) MCITP
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA