Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 46 76
Rank change year-on-year +11 +30 +7
Permanent jobs citing BDD 82 98 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 6.39% 5.44% 3.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.80% 6.06% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 65 84 58
Nottingham median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -5.26% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £70,000 £55,250
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% -5.26% -

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 Nottingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Nottingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,205 1,616 1,675
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 93.92% 89.78% 89.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1,003 1,405 1,335
Nottingham median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,091
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +6.91% +5.23%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £66,000 £70,000 £61,250
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for BDD in Nottingham

BDD
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Salary trend for BDD in Nottingham

BDD
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in Nottingham over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for BDD in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for BDD.

1 72 (87.80%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (69.51%) Test Automation
3 49 (59.76%) TDD
4 48 (58.54%) C#
5 43 (52.44%) Java
6 37 (45.12%) Selenium
6 37 (45.12%) RESTful
7 35 (42.68%) Git (software)
8 30 (36.59%) JavaScript
8 30 (36.59%) Ruby
9 28 (34.15%) .NET
9 28 (34.15%) Cucumber
9 28 (34.15%) NoSQL
10 25 (30.49%) ASP.NET Web API
10 25 (30.49%) ASP.NET
10 25 (30.49%) MVC
11 23 (28.05%) QA
11 23 (28.05%) WebDriver
11 23 (28.05%) Node.js
12 22 (26.83%) HTML
12 22 (26.83%) OO
13 21 (25.61%) Web Services
13 21 (25.61%) Amazon AWS
13 21 (25.61%) ASP.NET MVC
14 20 (24.39%) Web Application Development
15 19 (23.17%) SQL Server
15 19 (23.17%) WCF
16 18 (21.95%) SQL
16 18 (21.95%) Scrum
16 18 (21.95%) Opscode Chef

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 5 (6.10%) JBoss
2 4 (4.88%) Jetty
2 4 (4.88%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (4.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 21 (25.61%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.88%) Azure Functions
3 4 (4.88%) Serverless
4 2 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.54%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (34.15%) NoSQL
2 19 (23.17%) SQL Server
3 15 (18.29%) SQL Server 2016
4 7 (8.54%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.88%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (4.88%) Cosmos DB
5 4 (4.88%) Couchbase
5 4 (4.88%) Hadoop
5 4 (4.88%) Redis
5 4 (4.88%) Riak
6 2 (2.44%) MySQL
7 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 37 (45.12%) Selenium
2 35 (42.68%) Git (software)
3 28 (34.15%) Cucumber
4 23 (28.05%) WebDriver
5 17 (20.73%) Jenkins
6 16 (19.51%) Maven
7 14 (17.07%) SpecFlow
8 9 (10.98%) NUnit
9 7 (8.54%) SoapUI
10 6 (7.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (7.32%) GitLab
10 6 (7.32%) Jasmine
10 6 (7.32%) JBehave
10 6 (7.32%) JMeter
10 6 (7.32%) JUnit
11 5 (6.10%) Gradle
11 5 (6.10%) JIRA
12 4 (4.88%) FitNesse
12 4 (4.88%) Gatling
12 4 (4.88%) Vagrant
General
1 15 (18.29%) Finance
2 11 (13.41%) Banking
3 6 (7.32%) Advertising
4 3 (3.66%) Polish Language
5 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (41.46%) Developer
2 17 (20.73%) .NET Developer
3 16 (19.51%) Tester
4 12 (14.63%) Automation Tester
5 9 (10.98%) Social Media Developer
5 9 (10.98%) Test Engineer
6 8 (9.76%) C# Developer
6 8 (9.76%) Test Automation Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Analyst
7 6 (7.32%) Developer in Test
7 6 (7.32%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 6 (7.32%) Operations Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (7.32%) Senior Test Analyst
7 6 (7.32%) Software Developer
7 6 (7.32%) Test Analyst
8 5 (6.10%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (45.12%) RESTful
2 28 (34.15%) .NET
3 25 (30.49%) ASP.NET
3 25 (30.49%) ASP.NET Web API
4 23 (28.05%) Node.js
5 22 (26.83%) HTML
6 21 (25.61%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (25.61%) Web Services
7 19 (23.17%) WCF
8 16 (19.51%) Gherkin
9 15 (18.29%) HTML5
10 14 (17.07%) CSS
11 10 (12.20%) .NET Framework
11 10 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 10 (12.20%) Entity Framework
12 9 (10.98%) .NET Core
12 9 (10.98%) AngularJS
13 7 (8.54%) JSON
14 6 (7.32%) MSMQ
14 6 (7.32%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.98%) BBC
1 9 (10.98%) Social Media
1 9 (10.98%) User Experience
2 8 (9.76%) Algorithms
2 8 (9.76%) Data Structures
2 8 (9.76%) Mobile App
3 7 (8.54%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (8.54%) Fintech
4 5 (6.10%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.66%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.54%) Linux
2 6 (7.32%) Windows
3 4 (4.88%) Android
3 4 (4.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (87.80%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (69.51%) Test Automation
3 49 (59.76%) TDD
4 25 (30.49%) MVC
5 22 (26.83%) OO
6 20 (24.39%) Web Application Development
7 18 (21.95%) Scrum
8 17 (20.73%) Open Source
8 17 (20.73%) Software Engineering
9 14 (17.07%) SDET
10 13 (15.85%) DevOps
10 13 (15.85%) Software Testing
11 12 (14.63%) Mentoring
12 11 (13.41%) Problem-Solving
12 11 (13.41%) Test Scripting
13 10 (12.20%) User Stories
14 9 (10.98%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (10.98%) Kanban
15 8 (9.76%) Acceptance Criteria
15 8 (9.76%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (58.54%) C#
2 43 (52.44%) Java
3 30 (36.59%) JavaScript
3 30 (36.59%) Ruby
4 18 (21.95%) SQL
5 14 (17.07%) Python
6 8 (9.76%) PHP
7 7 (8.54%) TypeScript
8 6 (7.32%) Perl
8 6 (7.32%) PowerShell
8 6 (7.32%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.66%) Java 8
10 2 (2.44%) C
11 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.22%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (28.05%) QA
2 3 (3.66%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (6.10%) Docker
2 1 (1.22%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 18 (21.95%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (14.63%) Ansible
2 12 (14.63%) Puppet
3 4 (4.88%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 15 (18.29%) Facebook
2 12 (14.63%) Google
3 9 (10.98%) Apple
3 9 (10.98%) Sony
3 9 (10.98%) Yahoo!
4 5 (6.10%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.44%) RedGate
6 1 (1.22%) LexisNexis
6 1 (1.22%) VMware