Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 - 75
Rank change year-on-year - +75 -6
Permanent jobs citing BDD 24 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 4.29% - 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.74% - 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 21 0 6
Leicester median annual salary £47,500 - £46,250
10th Percentile £28,750 - £36,250
90th Percentile £57,500 - £65,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -22.22% +28.57%

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 506 733 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 90.52% 88.00% 89.52%
Number of salaries quoted 461 675 621
Leicester median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,750 £21,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £58,750
Leicestershire median annual salary £39,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -8.24% +6.25% -

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 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for BDD in Leicester

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Leicester region with a requirement for BDD.

1 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (70.83%) Java
3 15 (62.50%) TDD
4 14 (58.33%) JavaScript
4 14 (58.33%) HTML
5 13 (54.17%) CSS
6 11 (45.83%) .NET
7 10 (41.67%) Finance
7 10 (41.67%) Marketing
7 10 (41.67%) Digital Marketing
8 9 (37.50%) Test Automation
8 9 (37.50%) CSS3
8 9 (37.50%) E-Commerce
9 8 (33.33%) C#
9 8 (33.33%) Selenium
9 8 (33.33%) Jenkins
9 8 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (29.17%) Kanban
10 7 (29.17%) Cucumber
10 7 (29.17%) REST
10 7 (29.17%) JSON
11 6 (25.00%) Web Development
11 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
11 6 (25.00%) Ruby
11 6 (25.00%) Google
11 6 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
11 6 (25.00%) Programme Management
11 6 (25.00%) PHP
11 6 (25.00%) SAP
11 6 (25.00%) Python

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 3 (12.50%) CMS
1 3 (12.50%) Confluence
1 3 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 8 (33.33%) Selenium
2 7 (29.17%) Cucumber
3 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (16.67%) JIRA
3 4 (16.67%) Maven
3 4 (16.67%) WebDriver
4 3 (12.50%) Calabash
4 3 (12.50%) GitLab
4 3 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (12.50%) Subversion
5 1 (4.17%) Mercurial
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
1 10 (41.67%) Marketing
2 6 (25.00%) Electronics
2 6 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 10 (41.67%) .NET Developer
3 6 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 6 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Java Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Tester
5 4 (16.67%) Automation Tester
6 3 (12.50%) Android Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Java Android Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) .NET Technical Architect
8 1 (4.17%) Architect
8 1 (4.17%) Junior
8 1 (4.17%) QA Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Software Tester
8 1 (4.17%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) HTML
2 13 (54.17%) CSS
3 11 (45.83%) .NET
4 9 (37.50%) CSS3
5 7 (29.17%) JSON
5 7 (29.17%) REST
6 6 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 6 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
7 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
8 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (16.67%) Entity Framework
8 4 (16.67%) HTML5
8 4 (16.67%) Node.js
8 4 (16.67%) SOAP
8 4 (16.67%) XML
9 3 (12.50%) Android SDK
9 3 (12.50%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (62.50%) TDD
3 10 (41.67%) Digital Marketing
4 9 (37.50%) E-Commerce
4 9 (37.50%) Test Automation
5 8 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (29.17%) Kanban
7 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (25.00%) Programme Management
7 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (25.00%) Web Development
8 5 (20.83%) MVC
9 4 (16.67%) API Development
9 4 (16.67%) Manual Testing
9 4 (16.67%) OOP
9 4 (16.67%) Scrum
10 3 (12.50%) Android Development
10 3 (12.50%) Microservices
10 3 (12.50%) Mobile Development
10 3 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) Java
2 14 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 8 (33.33%) C#
4 6 (25.00%) PHP
4 6 (25.00%) Python
4 6 (25.00%) Ruby
5 4 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Google
1 6 (25.00%) SAP
2 2 (8.33%) Apigee
2 2 (8.33%) IBM
2 2 (8.33%) MuleSoft
2 2 (8.33%) Twitter
2 2 (8.33%) WSO2