The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South East / Kent
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 50 81
Rank change year-on-year -8 +31  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 19 38 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.86% 4.03% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.45% 4.53% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 19 38 18
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £50,000 £40,600
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 Kent with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 550 839 934
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 82.71% 89.07% 87.05%
Number of salaries quoted 477 736 814
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +1.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

BDD
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for BDD in Kent

BDD
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in Kent over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for BDD in Kent

BDD
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Tunbridge Wells +6 8 £43,750 +75.00% 2
Dartford -1 6 £35,000 -17.64%
Canterbury - 5 £37,500 - 1
BDD
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Kent region with a requirement for BDD.

1 72 (97.30%) C#
1 72 (97.30%) TDD
2 71 (95.95%) MVC
2 71 (95.95%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (95.95%) .NET
2 71 (95.95%) ASP.NET
2 71 (95.95%) ASP.NET MVC
2 71 (95.95%) ASP.NET Web API
3 68 (91.89%) SQL Server
4 65 (87.84%) Web Application Development
4 65 (87.84%) RESTful
5 64 (86.49%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 47 (63.51%) WCF
6 47 (63.51%) NoSQL
7 46 (62.16%) Ruby
8 45 (60.81%) Git (software)
8 45 (60.81%) Node.js
9 40 (54.05%) OO
10 35 (47.30%) SQL Server 2014
11 30 (40.54%) SQL Server 2016
12 21 (28.38%) .NET Framework
12 21 (28.38%) Entity Framework
13 20 (27.03%) Code First Entity Framework
14 19 (25.68%) Scrum
15 17 (22.97%) AngularJS
15 17 (22.97%) SDLC
15 17 (22.97%) Social Network
16 13 (17.57%) Dependency Injection
17 12 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
17 12 (16.22%) Twitter Bootstrap

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.35%) Confluence
1 1 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) HTTP
1 1 (1.35%) Internet
1 1 (1.35%) SMTP
1 1 (1.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (91.89%) SQL Server
2 47 (63.51%) NoSQL
3 35 (47.30%) SQL Server 2014
4 30 (40.54%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.35%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.35%) Big Data
5 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 45 (60.81%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.05%) Jasmine
3 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.35%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.35%) Fiddler
4 1 (1.35%) gulp
4 1 (1.35%) JIRA
4 1 (1.35%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.35%) Selenium
4 1 (1.35%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.35%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.35%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (10.81%) Marketing
2 7 (9.46%) Advertising
3 5 (6.76%) Retail
4 3 (4.05%) Finance
4 3 (4.05%) Music Industry
5 1 (1.35%) Banking
5 1 (1.35%) Games
5 1 (1.35%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 70 (94.59%) Developer
2 67 (90.54%) .NET Developer
3 12 (16.22%) .NET Software Developer
4 5 (6.76%) Social Media Developer
5 3 (4.05%) Analyst
5 3 (4.05%) C# Developer
5 3 (4.05%) Web Developer
6 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (2.70%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (2.70%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (2.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (2.70%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (2.70%) Software Developer
6 2 (2.70%) Test Analyst
7 1 (1.35%) Automation Tester
7 1 (1.35%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (1.35%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 1 (1.35%) Lead Architect
7 1 (1.35%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 1 (1.35%) Wealth Management Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (95.95%) .NET
1 71 (95.95%) ASP.NET
1 71 (95.95%) ASP.NET MVC
1 71 (95.95%) ASP.NET Web API
2 65 (87.84%) RESTful
3 64 (86.49%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 47 (63.51%) WCF
5 45 (60.81%) Node.js
6 21 (28.38%) .NET Framework
6 21 (28.38%) Entity Framework
7 20 (27.03%) Code First Entity Framework
8 17 (22.97%) AngularJS
9 12 (16.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (14.86%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (5.41%) CSS
11 4 (5.41%) HTML
12 2 (2.70%) Ember.js
13 1 (1.35%) CSS3
13 1 (1.35%) REST
13 1 (1.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.97%) Social Network
2 5 (6.76%) BBC
2 5 (6.76%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (6.76%) Social Media
3 3 (4.05%) User Experience
4 2 (2.70%) Blog
5 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.35%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.35%) Windows
1 1 (1.35%) Windows 10
1 1 (1.35%) Windows 8
1 1 (1.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (97.30%) TDD
2 71 (95.95%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (95.95%) MVC
3 65 (87.84%) Web Application Development
4 40 (54.05%) OO
5 19 (25.68%) Scrum
6 17 (22.97%) SDLC
7 13 (17.57%) Dependency Injection
8 12 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (6.76%) Kanban
11 4 (5.41%) Web Development
12 3 (4.05%) High Availability
12 3 (4.05%) Microservices
12 3 (4.05%) OOD
13 2 (2.70%) CQRS
13 2 (2.70%) DevOps
13 2 (2.70%) Test Automation
13 2 (2.70%) Waterfall
14 1 (1.35%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 72 (97.30%) C#
2 46 (62.16%) Ruby
3 5 (6.76%) VB
3 5 (6.76%) VB.NET
4 4 (5.41%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.35%) F#
5 1 (1.35%) Java
5 1 (1.35%) SQL
5 1 (1.35%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) Kibana
Vendors
1 12 (16.22%) Facebook
2 9 (12.16%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.11%) Google
4 5 (6.76%) Apple
4 5 (6.76%) Sony
4 5 (6.76%) Yahoo!
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Act Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago