Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 73 113
Rank change year-on-year -72 +40 +66
Permanent jobs citing BDD 91 251 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.86% 4.01% 2.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 4.42% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 92 228 171
Surrey median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £35,125 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £50,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.22% - -

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 Surrey with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,455 5,677 5,634
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 91.03% 90.73% 87.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3,714 4,601 4,723
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,825 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £68,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for BDD in Surrey

BDD
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for BDD in Surrey

BDD
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in Surrey over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for BDD in Surrey

BDD
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 13 December 2018. 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
Reigate -3 42 £47,500 -24.60% 2
Leatherhead +8 11 £57,500 +35.29% 4
Guildford -27 8 £60,000 +60.00% 3
Weybridge +1 7 £32,500 -27.78%
Godalming - 5 £60,000 -
Staines +14 4 £65,000 +8.33%
Camberley +2 3 £67,500 +45.95%
Woking +18 2 £42,500 - 1
Egham +38 1 £52,500 +7.69% 1
Chertsey -4 1 £65,000 +68.83%
Whyteleafe - 1 £52,500 - 1
BDD
South East

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, IT jobs citing BDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for BDD.

1 88 (96.70%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (73.63%) TDD
3 55 (60.44%) C#
4 50 (54.95%) Git (software)
5 41 (45.05%) NoSQL
5 41 (45.05%) MVC
6 38 (41.76%) SQL Server
7 34 (37.36%) .NET
7 34 (37.36%) Node.js
8 33 (36.26%) Selenium
9 32 (35.16%) RESTful
9 32 (35.16%) Scrum
10 31 (34.07%) ASP.NET
10 31 (34.07%) WCF
10 31 (34.07%) QA
10 31 (34.07%) Continuous Integration
10 31 (34.07%) ASP.NET MVC
11 29 (31.87%) Test Automation
11 29 (31.87%) .NET Framework
12 28 (30.77%) Java
12 28 (30.77%) Web Application Development
12 28 (30.77%) SQL Server 2016
13 27 (29.67%) Gherkin
13 27 (29.67%) ASP.NET Web API
13 27 (29.67%) Entity Framework
14 26 (28.57%) Ruby
14 26 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 25 (27.47%) SpecFlow
16 24 (26.37%) Code First Entity Framework
17 23 (25.27%) Continuous Improvement

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (3.30%) Apache
1 3 (3.30%) Apache Spark
1 3 (3.30%) Confluence
1 3 (3.30%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.10%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (1.10%) CMS
2 1 (1.10%) GemFire
2 1 (1.10%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.10%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (10.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (3.30%) GitHub
5 1 (1.10%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (1.10%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.40%) Internet
2 1 (1.10%) AMQP
2 1 (1.10%) Hyperconnected
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (45.05%) NoSQL
2 38 (41.76%) SQL Server
3 28 (30.77%) SQL Server 2016
4 11 (12.09%) MongoDB
5 9 (9.89%) MySQL
6 7 (7.69%) Redis
7 3 (3.30%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (3.30%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.20%) Parquet
9 1 (1.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (1.10%) Amazon QuickSight
9 1 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.10%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.10%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.10%) Hazelcast
9 1 (1.10%) HBase
9 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.10%) Pentaho
9 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 50 (54.95%) Git (software)
2 33 (36.26%) Selenium
3 25 (27.47%) SpecFlow
4 15 (16.48%) HP UFT
5 14 (15.38%) Jenkins
6 11 (12.09%) Subversion
7 8 (8.79%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (6.59%) Cucumber
8 6 (6.59%) WebDriver
9 5 (5.49%) Eclipse
9 5 (5.49%) JUnit
10 4 (4.40%) IntelliJ
10 4 (4.40%) JIRA
10 4 (4.40%) NetBeans
11 3 (3.30%) Gatling
11 3 (3.30%) Gradle
11 3 (3.30%) JMeter
11 3 (3.30%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (2.20%) NUnit
12 2 (2.20%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 22 (24.18%) Finance
2 20 (21.98%) Marketing
3 9 (9.89%) Games
4 4 (4.40%) Retail
5 2 (2.20%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.10%) Banking
6 1 (1.10%) Law
6 1 (1.10%) Music Industry
6 1 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.10%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 71 (78.02%) Developer
2 31 (34.07%) .NET Developer
3 20 (21.98%) .NET Software Developer
4 17 (18.68%) Analyst
5 15 (16.48%) Developer in Test
5 15 (16.48%) Test Analyst
5 15 (16.48%) Test Automation Developer
6 14 (15.38%) Analyst Developer
6 14 (15.38%) Automation Test Analyst
7 10 (10.99%) Java Developer
8 8 (8.79%) Web Developer
9 7 (7.69%) C# Developer
9 7 (7.69%) Full Stack Web Developer
10 6 (6.59%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (5.49%) Lead Developer
11 5 (5.49%) QA Engineer
11 5 (5.49%) QA Manager
11 5 (5.49%) Senior Developer
11 5 (5.49%) Tester
12 4 (4.40%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (37.36%) .NET
1 34 (37.36%) Node.js
2 32 (35.16%) RESTful
3 31 (34.07%) ASP.NET
3 31 (34.07%) ASP.NET MVC
3 31 (34.07%) WCF
4 29 (31.87%) .NET Framework
5 27 (29.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 27 (29.67%) Entity Framework
5 27 (29.67%) Gherkin
6 26 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 24 (26.37%) Code First Entity Framework
8 22 (24.18%) WPF
9 21 (23.08%) WinForms
10 19 (20.88%) REST
11 17 (18.68%) AngularJS
12 15 (16.48%) CSS
12 15 (16.48%) HTML
13 13 (14.29%) Spring
14 11 (12.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (6.59%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (6.59%) User Experience
3 3 (3.30%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (3.30%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.10%) LIMS
4 1 (1.10%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.10%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (23.08%) Windows
2 4 (4.40%) Linux
3 3 (3.30%) Unix
4 2 (2.20%) Android
4 2 (2.20%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (96.70%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (73.63%) TDD
3 41 (45.05%) MVC
4 32 (35.16%) Scrum
5 31 (34.07%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (31.87%) Test Automation
7 28 (30.77%) Web Application Development
8 23 (25.27%) Continuous Improvement
9 18 (19.78%) Software Testing
10 17 (18.68%) Microservices
10 17 (18.68%) Thought Leadership
11 14 (15.38%) Community of Practice
11 14 (15.38%) Project Planning
11 14 (15.38%) Task Automation
12 11 (12.09%) Web Development
13 10 (10.99%) Kanban
14 8 (8.79%) Computer Science
15 7 (7.69%) Performance Optimisation
16 6 (6.59%) High Availability
16 6 (6.59%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 55 (60.44%) C#
2 28 (30.77%) Java
3 26 (28.57%) Ruby
4 18 (19.78%) JavaScript
5 15 (16.48%) SQL
6 10 (10.99%) TypeScript
7 8 (8.79%) Java 8
8 7 (7.69%) ES6
9 3 (3.30%) C
9 3 (3.30%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.20%) Scala
11 1 (1.10%) Go
11 1 (1.10%) Kotlin
11 1 (1.10%) PHP
11 1 (1.10%) VB
11 1 (1.10%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.10%) VB6
11 1 (1.10%) XAML
Qualifications
1 17 (18.68%) ISEB
1 17 (18.68%) ISTQB
2 11 (12.09%) Degree
3 7 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (34.07%) QA
2 3 (3.30%) WCAG
3 1 (1.10%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (10.99%) Docker
2 3 (3.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.10%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (5.49%) Kubernetes
1 5 (5.49%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.20%) Ansible
2 2 (2.20%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (1.10%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (7.69%) Google
2 6 (6.59%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.10%) Birst
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle
3 1 (1.10%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.10%) Salesforce.com