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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 60 57 62
Rank change year-on-year -3 +5  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 10 34 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.63% 4.33% 3.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% 5.35% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 10 30 26
Median salary £31,000 £55,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -43.63% +41.02%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £39,750 £31,375
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 Southampton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 542 635 813
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 88.56% 80.79% 85.67%
Number of salaries quoted 498 604 627
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -1.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £72,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

BDD
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for BDD in Southampton

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

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

1 23 (92.00%) TDD
2 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (64.00%) C#
3 13 (52.00%) Scrum
3 13 (52.00%) Selenium
4 10 (40.00%) .NET
5 9 (36.00%) Software Engineering
5 9 (36.00%) SaaS
5 9 (36.00%) AngularJS
6 8 (32.00%) SoapUI
6 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
6 8 (32.00%) MVC
7 7 (28.00%) NoSQL
7 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (28.00%) Test Scripting
7 7 (28.00%) SDLC
8 6 (24.00%) Exploratory Testing
8 6 (24.00%) Performance Testing
8 6 (24.00%) Mathematics
8 6 (24.00%) Physics
8 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
8 6 (24.00%) F#
8 6 (24.00%) Domain-Driven Design
8 6 (24.00%) RESTful
8 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (24.00%) Node.js
8 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
8 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (24.00%) Test Planning

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 3 (12.00%) CMS
2 2 (8.00%) EPiServer
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (4.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.00%) JBoss
3 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 9 (36.00%) SaaS
2 7 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (24.00%) RDBMS
2 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (12.00%) Cognos Impromptu
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.00%) Big Data
4 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.00%) HBase
4 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.00%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 13 (52.00%) Selenium
2 8 (32.00%) SoapUI
3 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (12.00%) Grunt
4 3 (12.00%) Jasmine
4 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (12.00%) JIRA
4 3 (12.00%) Protractor
5 2 (8.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (8.00%) HP UFT
5 2 (8.00%) TeamCity
6 1 (4.00%) FitNesse
6 1 (4.00%) gulp
6 1 (4.00%) Maven
6 1 (4.00%) Mocha
6 1 (4.00%) webpack
General
1 6 (24.00%) Back Office
1 6 (24.00%) Electronics
1 6 (24.00%) Retail
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Test Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Software Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C# Software Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Development Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Lead Software Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Software Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Software Development Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Software Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Software Test Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Technical Leader
5 3 (12.00%) Test Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) .NET
2 9 (36.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (24.00%) Node.js
3 6 (24.00%) RESTful
4 3 (12.00%) HTML
5 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (8.00%) CSS
5 2 (8.00%) CSS3
5 2 (8.00%) HTML5
5 2 (8.00%) REST
5 2 (8.00%) XML
6 1 (4.00%) GreenSock GSAP
6 1 (4.00%) HTML5 Canvas
6 1 (4.00%) Pug
6 1 (4.00%) React
6 1 (4.00%) Twig
6 1 (4.00%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) Fintech
2 2 (8.00%) Smart Energy
3 1 (4.00%) Animation
3 1 (4.00%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Android
3 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) TDD
2 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (52.00%) Scrum
4 9 (36.00%) Software Engineering
5 8 (32.00%) MVC
6 7 (28.00%) SDLC
6 7 (28.00%) Test Scripting
7 6 (24.00%) Domain-Driven Design
7 6 (24.00%) Exploratory Testing
7 6 (24.00%) Mathematics
7 6 (24.00%) Performance Testing
7 6 (24.00%) Physics
7 6 (24.00%) Regression Testing
7 6 (24.00%) Software Testing
7 6 (24.00%) Test Planning
8 4 (16.00%) Extreme Programming
9 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (12.00%) OOP
9 3 (12.00%) Project Planning
9 3 (12.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) C#
2 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (24.00%) F#
3 6 (24.00%) SQL
3 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (12.00%) PHP
5 2 (8.00%) Java
5 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.00%) Go
6 1 (4.00%) Python
6 1 (4.00%) Ruby
6 1 (4.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
1 6 (24.00%) ISEB
1 6 (24.00%) PhD
2 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) HDFS
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Cloudera
2 1 (4.00%) Hortonworks
Southampton, Hampshire
Sanderson
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