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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Kent / Maidstone
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 - 23
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 9 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 7.50% - 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.74% - 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 2
Median salary £45,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

BDD is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidstone with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Maidstone
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 103 51 68
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 85.83% 76.12% 79.07%
Number of salaries quoted 82 45 58
Median salary £36,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.70% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Maidstone citing BDD as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for BDD in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 22 (100.00%) C#
1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (100.00%) TDD
2 21 (95.45%) ASP.NET MVC
2 21 (95.45%) .NET
2 21 (95.45%) SQL Server
2 21 (95.45%) MVC
2 21 (95.45%) ASP.NET
2 21 (95.45%) ASP.NET Web API
3 20 (90.91%) Scrum
4 19 (86.36%) Dependency Injection
4 19 (86.36%) RESTful
4 19 (86.36%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (86.36%) Marketing
4 19 (86.36%) SQL Server 2014
4 19 (86.36%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 19 (86.36%) Advertising
4 19 (86.36%) Facebook
4 19 (86.36%) Web Application Development
5 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 2 (9.09%) Microservices
5 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
5 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
6 1 (4.55%) Finance
6 1 (4.55%) HTML
6 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.55%) SQL
6 1 (4.55%) CSS
6 1 (4.55%) SOAP

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:

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
1 1 (4.55%) SMTP
1 1 (4.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (95.45%) SQL Server
2 19 (86.36%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (4.55%) Apache Hive
3 1 (4.55%) Big Data
3 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) Fiddler
2 1 (4.55%) gulp
2 1 (4.55%) ReSharper
2 1 (4.55%) SpecFlow
2 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (86.36%) Advertising
1 19 (86.36%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) .NET Developer
1 20 (90.91%) Developer
2 1 (4.55%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (4.55%) Analyst
2 1 (4.55%) Architect
2 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (4.55%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
2 1 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (4.55%) Lead Architect
2 1 (4.55%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
2 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (95.45%) .NET
1 21 (95.45%) ASP.NET
1 21 (95.45%) ASP.NET MVC
1 21 (95.45%) ASP.NET Web API
2 19 (86.36%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 19 (86.36%) RESTful
3 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.55%) CSS
4 1 (4.55%) CSS3
4 1 (4.55%) EDI
4 1 (4.55%) Ember.js
4 1 (4.55%) HTML
4 1 (4.55%) HTML5
4 1 (4.55%) JSON
4 1 (4.55%) REST
4 1 (4.55%) SOAP
4 1 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (4.55%) WCF
4 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Blog
1 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
1 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (100.00%) TDD
2 21 (95.45%) MVC
3 20 (90.91%) Scrum
4 19 (86.36%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (86.36%) Dependency Injection
4 19 (86.36%) Web Application Development
5 2 (9.09%) Microservices
5 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.55%) CQRS
6 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.55%) Integration Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Load Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Performance Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.55%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) Facebook
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft