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 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Hertfordshire / St Albans
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 11 21
Rank change year-on-year -12 +10  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 20 16 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 11.76% 20.00% 16.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.07% 23.53% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 29
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +85.71%  
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 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 153 68 145
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in St Albans 90.00% 85.00% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 139 63 140
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in St Albans

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in St Albans 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 St Albans

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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

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Salary Histogram in St Albans

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in St Albans over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for BDD in St Albans

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 37 (100.00%) C#
1 37 (100.00%) .NET
1 37 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 37 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 37 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (97.30%) Git (software)
3 33 (89.19%) Google
4 31 (83.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 31 (83.78%) TDD
4 31 (83.78%) MVC
5 30 (81.08%) RESTful
5 30 (81.08%) NoSQL
5 30 (81.08%) Node.js
5 30 (81.08%) Web Application Development
5 30 (81.08%) Ruby
5 30 (81.08%) WCF
5 30 (81.08%) SQL Server 2014
5 30 (81.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 30 (81.08%) ASP.NET Web API
6 27 (72.97%) Yahoo!
6 27 (72.97%) Sony
6 27 (72.97%) Facebook
6 27 (72.97%) Social Media
6 27 (72.97%) BBC
6 27 (72.97%) Apple
6 27 (72.97%) OO
7 10 (27.03%) Degree
8 7 (18.92%) CSS
8 7 (18.92%) HTML
8 7 (18.92%) JavaScript

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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 6 (16.22%) CMS
1 6 (16.22%) Kentico
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (81.08%) NoSQL
2 30 (81.08%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (10.81%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 36 (97.30%) Git (software)
2 6 (16.22%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 37 (100.00%) Developer
2 35 (94.59%) .NET Developer
3 27 (72.97%) Social Media Developer
4 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Web Developer
6 5 (13.51%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (13.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (13.51%) C# Developer
7 4 (10.81%) .NET Web Developer
7 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 4 (10.81%) HTML CSS Developer
7 4 (10.81%) HTML Developer
7 4 (10.81%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Junior .NET Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Junior ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Junior Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (100.00%) .NET
1 37 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 31 (83.78%) ASP.NET MVC
3 30 (81.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 30 (81.08%) ASP.NET Web API
3 30 (81.08%) Node.js
3 30 (81.08%) RESTful
3 30 (81.08%) WCF
4 7 (18.92%) CSS
4 7 (18.92%) HTML
5 6 (16.22%) CSS3
5 6 (16.22%) Google Maps API
5 6 (16.22%) HTML5
5 6 (16.22%) jQuery
6 3 (8.11%) .NET Framework
6 3 (8.11%) Code First Entity Framework
6 3 (8.11%) Entity Framework
7 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (72.97%) BBC
1 27 (72.97%) Social Media
2 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (83.78%) MVC
2 31 (83.78%) TDD
3 30 (81.08%) Web Application Development
4 27 (72.97%) OO
5 6 (16.22%) Content Management
5 6 (16.22%) Mobile First
5 6 (16.22%) OWASP
5 6 (16.22%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (16.22%) Scrum
5 6 (16.22%) Web Development
6 4 (10.81%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) C#
2 30 (81.08%) Ruby
3 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Degree
2 6 (16.22%) MCTS
2 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 33 (89.19%) Google
2 27 (72.97%) Apple
2 27 (72.97%) Facebook
2 27 (72.97%) Sony
2 27 (72.97%) Yahoo!
3 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
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