Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Kent > Maidstone
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 38 36
Rank change year-on-year +19 -2 +10
Permanent jobs citing BDD 15 23 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 11.63% 9.83% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.16% 10.70% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 1
Maidstone median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +63.64% -32.93%
10th Percentile £32,500 £42,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,500 £47,500 £28,750
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%

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 Maidstone with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Maidstone
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 114 215 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 88.37% 91.88% 80.56%
Number of salaries quoted 109 198 129
Maidstone median annual salary £40,000 £46,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.51% -2.63% +26.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,525 £26,250
90th Percentile £54,000 £61,250 £60,000
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% -3.53%

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

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

Job vacancy trend for BDD in Maidstone

BDD
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Salary trend for BDD in Maidstone

BDD
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in Maidstone over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for BDD in Maidstone

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

1 15 (100.00%) TDD
2 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (73.33%) OO
3 11 (73.33%) Internet
4 10 (66.67%) .NET
4 10 (66.67%) C#
4 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 10 (66.67%) MVC
4 10 (66.67%) Games
4 10 (66.67%) Domain-Driven Design
4 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (66.67%) WCF
4 10 (66.67%) CQRS
4 10 (66.67%) Web Application Development
4 10 (66.67%) SQL Server 2016
4 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 10 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 3 (20.00%) JIRA
6 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (20.00%) Atlassian
6 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (20.00%) Confluence
6 3 (20.00%) Node.js
7 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (13.33%) Product Management
7 2 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (13.33%) Lambda Expressions

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidstone 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 (20.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 10 (66.67%) Games
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 10 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Junior
3 2 (13.33%) Junior Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Junior Software Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Product Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Lead PHP Developer
4 1 (6.67%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) .NET
1 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 10 (66.67%) WCF
2 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (20.00%) Node.js
3 2 (13.33%) CSS
3 2 (13.33%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) Lambda Expressions
3 2 (13.33%) Spring
3 2 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (6.67%) Angular 2
4 1 (6.67%) HATEOAS
4 1 (6.67%) jQuery
4 1 (6.67%) REST
4 1 (6.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) TDD
2 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (73.33%) OO
4 10 (66.67%) CQRS
4 10 (66.67%) Domain-Driven Design
4 10 (66.67%) MVC
4 10 (66.67%) Web Application Development
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Acceptance Criteria
6 2 (13.33%) Planning and Forecasting
6 2 (13.33%) Process Improvement
6 2 (13.33%) Product Management
6 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
7 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
7 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 1 (6.67%) OO PHP
7 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) C#
2 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Atlassian