Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in St Albans 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 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Hertfordshire > St Albans
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 22 32
Rank change year-on-year -4 +10 -20
Permanent jobs citing BDD 40 39 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 12.86% 17.57% 14.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.15% 19.60% 16.82%
Number of salaries quoted 40 39 56
St Albans median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +52.94% -22.73%
10th Percentile £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -23.08% +18.18% -

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 St Albans with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
St Albans
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 264 199 333
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in St Albans 84.89% 89.64% 87.63%
Number of salaries quoted 247 191 310
St Albans median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,000 £31,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in St Albans

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

Job vacancy trend for BDD in St Albans

BDD
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Salary trend for BDD in St Albans

BDD
Salary Histogram in St Albans

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in St Albans over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for BDD in St Albans

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 St Albans region with a requirement for BDD.

1 40 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (90.00%) C#
2 36 (90.00%) ASP.NET
2 36 (90.00%) .NET
3 35 (87.50%) SQL Server
4 34 (85.00%) Git (software)
5 33 (82.50%) Google
6 31 (77.50%) TDD
7 29 (72.50%) MVC
7 29 (72.50%) OO
8 28 (70.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 27 (67.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 27 (67.50%) Node.js
10 26 (65.00%) NoSQL
10 26 (65.00%) Facebook
10 26 (65.00%) Web Application Development
10 26 (65.00%) Social Media
10 26 (65.00%) WCF
10 26 (65.00%) RESTful
10 26 (65.00%) SQL Server 2014
10 26 (65.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 26 (65.00%) BBC
10 26 (65.00%) Sony
10 26 (65.00%) Apple
10 26 (65.00%) Yahoo!
10 26 (65.00%) Ruby
11 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
12 10 (25.00%) jQuery
13 9 (22.50%) HTML
13 9 (22.50%) CSS

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in St Albans 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 7 (17.50%) CMS
1 7 (17.50%) Kentico
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 26 (65.00%) NoSQL
2 26 (65.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (12.50%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 34 (85.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (17.50%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.00%) Selenium
3 2 (5.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.50%) Ant
4 1 (2.50%) Gradle
4 1 (2.50%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.50%) JIRA
4 1 (2.50%) Maven
4 1 (2.50%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
1 2 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (92.50%) Developer
2 33 (82.50%) .NET Developer
3 26 (65.00%) Social Media Developer
4 7 (17.50%) Web Developer
5 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Senior Developer
6 5 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
6 5 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
6 5 (12.50%) HTML Developer
6 5 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Senior Web Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Senior .NET Web Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 2 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.00%) C# Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Junior
9 1 (2.50%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (90.00%) .NET
1 36 (90.00%) ASP.NET
2 28 (70.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 27 (67.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 27 (67.50%) Node.js
4 26 (65.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 26 (65.00%) RESTful
4 26 (65.00%) WCF
5 10 (25.00%) jQuery
6 9 (22.50%) CSS
6 9 (22.50%) HTML
7 8 (20.00%) CSS3
7 8 (20.00%) HTML5
8 7 (17.50%) Google Maps API
9 3 (7.50%) AngularJS
10 2 (5.00%) Web Services
11 1 (2.50%) Express
11 1 (2.50%) koa
11 1 (2.50%) React
11 1 (2.50%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (65.00%) BBC
1 26 (65.00%) Social Media
2 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (77.50%) TDD
3 29 (72.50%) MVC
3 29 (72.50%) OO
4 26 (65.00%) Web Application Development
5 9 (22.50%) Scrum
6 7 (17.50%) Content Management
6 7 (17.50%) Mobile First
6 7 (17.50%) OWASP
6 7 (17.50%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (17.50%) Web Development
7 5 (12.50%) User Stories
8 3 (7.50%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.00%) ATDD
9 2 (5.00%) Test Automation
10 1 (2.50%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.50%) Front End Development
10 1 (2.50%) Manual Testing
10 1 (2.50%) Microservices
10 1 (2.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 36 (90.00%) C#
2 26 (65.00%) Ruby
3 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.50%) SQL
5 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.00%) Python
6 1 (2.50%) Go
6 1 (2.50%) Java
6 1 (2.50%) Rust
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Degree
2 7 (17.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (17.50%) MCTS
2 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Ansible
1 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (82.50%) Google
2 26 (65.00%) Apple
2 26 (65.00%) Facebook
2 26 (65.00%) Sony
2 26 (65.00%) Yahoo!
3 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Stott & May
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago