The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
West Midlands / Shropshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 47 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 -  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 2 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 0.81% 2.05% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 2.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 0
Median salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 Shropshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Shropshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 212 397 177
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 86.18% 90.43% 85.51%
Number of salaries quoted 141 300 149
Median salary £55,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.14% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Shropshire 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 Shropshire

BDD
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for BDD in Shropshire

BDD
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -6 1 - - 2
Ludlow - 1 - -
BDD
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for BDD.

1 9 (90.00%) TDD
2 8 (80.00%) Java
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (60.00%) Open Source
4 6 (60.00%) MongoDB
4 6 (60.00%) REST
4 6 (60.00%) Microservices
5 5 (50.00%) API Development
5 5 (50.00%) High Availability
5 5 (50.00%) Low Latency
5 5 (50.00%) RESTful
5 5 (50.00%) SQL
6 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (30.00%) Spring
7 3 (30.00%) Windows
8 2 (20.00%) Linux
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (20.00%) CSS
8 2 (20.00%) HTML
8 2 (20.00%) Finance
8 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 2 (20.00%) Selenium
8 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
8 2 (20.00%) DevOps
9 1 (10.00%) React
9 1 (10.00%) SDLC
9 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
9 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 1 (10.00%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Software Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) REST
2 5 (50.00%) RESTful
3 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (30.00%) Spring
5 2 (20.00%) CSS
5 2 (20.00%) HTML
6 1 (10.00%) .NET
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (10.00%) Gherkin
6 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
6 1 (10.00%) Java EE
6 1 (10.00%) JMS
6 1 (10.00%) Node.js
6 1 (10.00%) React
6 1 (10.00%) SOAP
6 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (10.00%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Android
3 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) TDD
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) Microservices
3 6 (60.00%) Open Source
4 5 (50.00%) API Development
4 5 (50.00%) High Availability
4 5 (50.00%) Low Latency
5 2 (20.00%) DevOps
6 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
6 1 (10.00%) MVC
6 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Pair Programming
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) SDLC
6 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
6 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
4 1 (10.00%) Scala
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
Telford, Shropshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 80,000 plus benefits
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