Period
to 19 November 2017

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

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Kent > Maidstone
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 42 40
Rank change year-on-year +19 -2 +7
Permanent jobs citing BDD 4 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 3.70% 5.56% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.30% 6.32% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 1
Maidstone median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +63.64% -32.93%
10th Percentile £49,500 £42,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £47,500 £28,750
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +9.76%

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 93 190 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 86.11% 87.96% 80.82%
Number of salaries quoted 85 176 160
Maidstone median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% - +20.00%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £61,250 £60,000
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% -2.38%

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

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 Maidstone region with a requirement for BDD.

1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Atlassian
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Confluence
3 2 (50.00%) Product Management
3 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) Node.js
3 2 (50.00%) Planning and Forecasting
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (25.00%) MySQL

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 (75.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Product Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) Angular 2
2 1 (25.00%) HATEOAS
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Lambda Expressions
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (50.00%) Planning and Forecasting
3 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) Product Management
3 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) OO PHP
4 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Atlassian