Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 46 63
Rank change year-on-year -5 +17 -21
Permanent jobs citing BDD 6 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 1.49% 1.19% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 1.41% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 0
Solihull median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - -
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 Solihull with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Solihull
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 358 355 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 89.05% 84.32% 78.44%
Number of salaries quoted 325 316 368
Solihull median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +14.09% -0.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £75,500 £73,125 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for BDD in Solihull

BDD
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Salary trend for BDD in Solihull

BDD
Salary Histogram in Solihull

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in Solihull over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for BDD in Solihull

For the 6 months to 23 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 Solihull region with a requirement for BDD.

1 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (33.33%) OOP
4 2 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) RESTful
4 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
4 2 (33.33%) Xamarin
4 2 (33.33%) Line Management
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (33.33%) Selenium
4 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
4 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
5 1 (16.67%) SOLID
5 1 (16.67%) Docker
5 1 (16.67%) Personalization
5 1 (16.67%) Puppet
5 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
5 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
5 1 (16.67%) REST

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) Umbraco
1 1 (16.67%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Hazelcast
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (16.67%) git-flow
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Tester
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) LAMP
3 1 (16.67%) Laravel
3 1 (16.67%) LINQ
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 2 (33.33%) Line Management
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) OOP
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
3 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
3 1 (16.67%) Personalization
3 1 (16.67%) QA Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) SOLID
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Xamarin
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Sitecore