Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 60 -
Rank change year-on-year -19 - +90
Permanent jobs citing BDD 11 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 1.68% 2.04% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 2.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 0
Leicester median annual salary £35,000 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.36% - -
Leicestershire median annual salary £35,000 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -30.00% +42.86% -22.22%

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 Leicester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 612 513 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 93.72% 87.24% 86.53%
Number of salaries quoted 553 454 568
Leicester median annual salary £41,800 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.47% -11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,539 £22,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £57,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £41,800 £39,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +7.18% -4.88% +2.50%

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for BDD in Leicester

BDD
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for BDD in Leicester

BDD
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in Leicester over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for BDD in Leicester

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, IT jobs citing BDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leicester region with a requirement for BDD.

1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) Test Automation
2 9 (81.82%) Cucumber
3 8 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (72.73%) Manual Testing
3 8 (72.73%) Jenkins
3 8 (72.73%) Selenium
3 8 (72.73%) Java
3 8 (72.73%) C#
3 8 (72.73%) E-Commerce
4 3 (27.27%) Microservices
4 3 (27.27%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) QA
5 2 (18.18%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 2 (18.18%) CSS
5 2 (18.18%) Gherkin
5 2 (18.18%) User Experience
6 1 (9.09%) Twitter
6 1 (9.09%) Sass
6 1 (9.09%) LESS
6 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 1 (9.09%) Express
6 1 (9.09%) Windows
6 1 (9.09%) Linux
6 1 (9.09%) OOP
6 1 (9.09%) SQL
6 1 (9.09%) .NET
6 1 (9.09%) SAP

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 (9.09%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) npm
1 1 (9.09%) OpenShift
1 1 (9.09%) Yarn
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Cucumber
2 8 (72.73%) Jenkins
2 8 (72.73%) Selenium
3 1 (9.09%) Grunt
3 1 (9.09%) gulp
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) Maven
3 1 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (9.09%) Automotive
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Tester
2 7 (63.64%) Automation Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Lead
4 1 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) QA Leader
4 1 (9.09%) QA Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) Gherkin
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
2 1 (9.09%) Akka
2 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (9.09%) CSS3
2 1 (9.09%) Express
2 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
2 1 (9.09%) HTML5
2 1 (9.09%) Java EE
2 1 (9.09%) jQuery
2 1 (9.09%) LESS
2 1 (9.09%) Middleware
2 1 (9.09%) Node.js
2 1 (9.09%) REST
2 1 (9.09%) Sass
2 1 (9.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) Test Automation
3 8 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (72.73%) E-Commerce
3 8 (72.73%) Manual Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Microservices
4 3 (27.27%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) API Development
6 1 (9.09%) API Integration
6 1 (9.09%) API Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) OOP
6 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
6 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Use Case
6 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C#
1 8 (72.73%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Google
1 1 (9.09%) SAP
1 1 (9.09%) Twitter