Period
to 19 November 2017

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

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 58 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 - -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 0.89% 0.69% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 0.79% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Shropshire median annual salary £62,500 £44,738 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.70% - -
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -8.54%

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 Shropshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 370 509 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 82.04% 88.06% 88.13%
Number of salaries quoted 262 384 243
Shropshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,300 £24,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £70,713 £58,750 £65,384
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -6 4 £62,500 +39.70%
BDD
West Midlands

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 Shropshire region with a requirement for BDD.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (75.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (75.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Case Management
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (50.00%) RUP
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Zephyr
3 2 (50.00%) SFIA
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) Node.js
4 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Line Management
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Coaching
4 1 (25.00%) Microservices
4 1 (25.00%) React

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 (25.00%) Documentum
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (50.00%) Zephyr
4 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Test Leader
2 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) QA Leader
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (25.00%) Java EE
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
1 1 (25.00%) React
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Case Management
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) RUP
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) SFIA
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) Line Management
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Validation
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
1 1 (25.00%) Scala
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Pega