Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 77 73
Rank change year-on-year +9 -4 +8
Permanent jobs citing BDD 14 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 2.19% 0.73% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.42% 0.84% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 2
Leicester median annual salary £35,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.36% +37.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £32,500 £42,500 £35,250
90th Percentile £49,500 £57,500 £44,750
Leicestershire median annual salary £35,000 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year -9.68% -3.13% +14.29%

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 578 592 593
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 90.60% 86.93% 87.72%
Number of salaries quoted 531 531 494
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +4.94%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,750 £62,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% -

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 18 June 2018.

Salary histogram for BDD in Leicester

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (85.71%) C#
3 11 (78.57%) Java
3 11 (78.57%) E-Commerce
3 11 (78.57%) Selenium
3 11 (78.57%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (78.57%) Test Automation
3 11 (78.57%) Cucumber
3 11 (78.57%) Jenkins
4 10 (71.43%) Manual Testing
5 4 (28.57%) TDD
6 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 3 (21.43%) HTML
6 3 (21.43%) CSS
6 3 (21.43%) Microservices
7 2 (14.29%) CSS3
7 2 (14.29%) .NET
7 2 (14.29%) OOP
7 2 (14.29%) Google
7 2 (14.29%) Scrum
7 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 2 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (7.14%) User Experience
8 1 (7.14%) Express
8 1 (7.14%) Umbraco
8 1 (7.14%) Use Case
8 1 (7.14%) jQuery
8 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
8 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
8 1 (7.14%) Java EE

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 (7.14%) CMS
1 1 (7.14%) EPiServer
1 1 (7.14%) Kentico
1 1 (7.14%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (7.14%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) npm
1 1 (7.14%) OpenShift
1 1 (7.14%) Yarn
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (78.57%) Cucumber
1 11 (78.57%) Jenkins
1 11 (78.57%) Selenium
2 2 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (7.14%) Bitbucket
3 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) Grunt
3 1 (7.14%) gulp
3 1 (7.14%) Maven
3 1 (7.14%) Subversion
3 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (7.14%) Automotive
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Automation Tester
1 10 (71.43%) Tester
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Test Lead
4 1 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) QA Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) CSS
1 3 (21.43%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 2 (14.29%) CSS3
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.14%) Akka
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (7.14%) Express
3 1 (7.14%) Gherkin
3 1 (7.14%) HTML5
3 1 (7.14%) Java EE
3 1 (7.14%) jQuery
3 1 (7.14%) LESS
3 1 (7.14%) Middleware
3 1 (7.14%) Node.js
3 1 (7.14%) REST
3 1 (7.14%) Sass
3 1 (7.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (78.57%) E-Commerce
2 11 (78.57%) Test Automation
3 10 (71.43%) Manual Testing
4 4 (28.57%) TDD
5 3 (21.43%) Microservices
6 2 (14.29%) OOP
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
7 1 (7.14%) API Development
7 1 (7.14%) API Integration
7 1 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (7.14%) Front End Development
7 1 (7.14%) OO
7 1 (7.14%) QA Automation
7 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) C#
2 11 (78.57%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Google
2 1 (7.14%) Sitecore
2 1 (7.14%) Twitter