Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 80 124
Rank change year-on-year -20 +44 +53
Permanent jobs citing BDD 144 220 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.84% 3.72% 2.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.18% 4.10% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 143 204 163
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - -5.00%
10th Percentile £32,750 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -5.26%

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 4,534 5,367 6,029
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 89.39% 90.74% 87.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3,780 4,329 5,048
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,200 £28,453
90th Percentile £73,750 £68,750 £69,300
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 19 October 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 19 October 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 -1 59 £47,500 -16.99% 2
Leatherhead +16 17 £57,500 +35.29%
Guildford -26 17 £35,000 -6.67% 4
Weybridge -3 8 £32,500 -27.78%
Godalming - 8 £47,500 - 4
Staines +19 5 £65,000 +8.33% 1
Walton-on-Thames - 3 £47,500 - 2
Woking +7 2 £42,500 - 1
Camberley -14 2 £48,750 +2.63% 3
Thames Ditton - 2 £48,250 -
Redhill +16 1 £47,500 -5.00%
BDD
South East

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 138 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (79.17%) TDD
3 89 (61.81%) C#
4 79 (54.86%) Git (software)
5 67 (46.53%) MVC
6 61 (42.36%) NoSQL
7 56 (38.89%) SQL Server
8 54 (37.50%) .NET
9 51 (35.42%) RESTful
9 51 (35.42%) QA
9 51 (35.42%) Selenium
10 50 (34.72%) Node.js
10 50 (34.72%) Java
11 49 (34.03%) WCF
11 49 (34.03%) Test Automation
12 48 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 48 (33.33%) ASP.NET
12 48 (33.33%) Ruby
13 47 (32.64%) Scrum
14 46 (31.94%) Web Application Development
14 46 (31.94%) ASP.NET Web API
14 46 (31.94%) SQL Server 2016
15 44 (30.56%) Continuous Integration
16 41 (28.47%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 40 (27.78%) SpecFlow
18 38 (26.39%) Continuous Improvement
19 35 (24.31%) Gherkin
20 34 (23.61%) .NET Framework
20 34 (23.61%) Finance
21 33 (22.92%) Entity Framework

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 6 (4.17%) Confluence
1 6 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (3.47%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (2.78%) CMS
4 3 (2.08%) Apache
4 3 (2.08%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.39%) WordPress
6 1 (0.69%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.69%) GemFire
6 1 (0.69%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (9.72%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (2.78%) npm
5 3 (2.08%) GitHub
6 1 (0.69%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.69%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.69%) PaaS
6 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.56%) Internet
2 2 (1.39%) Hyperconnected
3 1 (0.69%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (42.36%) NoSQL
2 56 (38.89%) SQL Server
3 46 (31.94%) SQL Server 2016
4 13 (9.03%) MySQL
5 10 (6.94%) MongoDB
6 7 (4.86%) Redis
7 5 (3.47%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.39%) Parquet
8 2 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.39%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.69%) Amazon QuickSight
9 1 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.69%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.69%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.69%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.69%) Hazelcast
9 1 (0.69%) OLTP
9 1 (0.69%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 79 (54.86%) Git (software)
2 51 (35.42%) Selenium
3 40 (27.78%) SpecFlow
4 19 (13.19%) HP UFT
5 17 (11.81%) Cucumber
5 17 (11.81%) Jenkins
6 13 (9.03%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (8.33%) Subversion
7 12 (8.33%) WebDriver
8 10 (6.94%) JUnit
9 8 (5.56%) NUnit
10 7 (4.86%) Gradle
10 7 (4.86%) JIRA
11 6 (4.17%) Eclipse
11 6 (4.17%) IntelliJ
12 5 (3.47%) JMeter
12 5 (3.47%) NetBeans
13 4 (2.78%) Gatling
13 4 (2.78%) Maven
14 3 (2.08%) SoapUI
General
1 34 (23.61%) Finance
2 27 (18.75%) Marketing
3 8 (5.56%) Games
4 7 (4.86%) Advertising
5 6 (4.17%) Retail
6 2 (1.39%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.69%) Banking
7 1 (0.69%) Electronics
7 1 (0.69%) Law
7 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.69%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 103 (71.53%) Developer
2 48 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 26 (18.06%) .NET Software Developer
4 21 (14.58%) Analyst
5 19 (13.19%) Developer in Test
5 19 (13.19%) Test Analyst
5 19 (13.19%) Test Automation Developer
6 18 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
6 18 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
6 18 (12.50%) Java Developer
7 11 (7.64%) QA Engineer
8 9 (6.25%) QA Manager
9 8 (5.56%) Test Engineer
9 8 (5.56%) Tester
9 8 (5.56%) Web Developer
10 7 (4.86%) Automation Engineer
10 7 (4.86%) Full Stack Web Developer
10 7 (4.86%) QA Automation Engineer
11 6 (4.17%) Automation Tester
11 6 (4.17%) Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (37.50%) .NET
2 51 (35.42%) RESTful
3 50 (34.72%) Node.js
4 49 (34.03%) WCF
5 48 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 48 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 46 (31.94%) ASP.NET Web API
7 41 (28.47%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 35 (24.31%) Gherkin
9 34 (23.61%) .NET Framework
10 33 (22.92%) Entity Framework
10 33 (22.92%) REST
11 31 (21.53%) Code First Entity Framework
12 27 (18.75%) WinForms
12 27 (18.75%) WPF
13 23 (15.97%) AngularJS
14 22 (15.28%) Web Services
15 19 (13.19%) HTML
16 17 (11.81%) CSS
17 16 (11.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.42%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.86%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (2.08%) Social Network
4 3 (2.08%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.39%) User Experience
6 1 (0.69%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.69%) Blog
6 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (18.75%) Windows
2 3 (2.08%) Android
2 3 (2.08%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.08%) Linux
2 3 (2.08%) Unix
3 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (79.17%) TDD
3 67 (46.53%) MVC
4 49 (34.03%) Test Automation
5 47 (32.64%) Scrum
6 46 (31.94%) Web Application Development
7 44 (30.56%) Continuous Integration
8 38 (26.39%) Continuous Improvement
9 23 (15.97%) Software Testing
10 21 (14.58%) OO
11 20 (13.89%) Microservices
12 18 (12.50%) Project Planning
12 18 (12.50%) Task Automation
13 14 (9.72%) Kanban
13 14 (9.72%) Test Strategy
14 13 (9.03%) SDLC
15 12 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
15 12 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
15 12 (8.33%) Web Development
16 11 (7.64%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 89 (61.81%) C#
2 50 (34.72%) Java
3 48 (33.33%) Ruby
4 23 (15.97%) JavaScript
5 17 (11.81%) SQL
6 10 (6.94%) Java 8
7 9 (6.25%) TypeScript
8 7 (4.86%) ES6
9 6 (4.17%) Scala
10 4 (2.78%) Python
11 3 (2.08%) C
11 3 (2.08%) PHP
11 3 (2.08%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.69%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (15.28%) ISEB
1 22 (15.28%) ISTQB
2 12 (8.33%) Degree
3 7 (4.86%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (35.42%) QA
2 2 (1.39%) WCAG
System Software
1 11 (7.64%) Docker
2 3 (2.08%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.69%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 10 (6.94%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.08%) Ansible
2 3 (2.08%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.39%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.25%) Google
3 1 (0.69%) Birst
3 1 (0.69%) Red Hat
3 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (0.69%) SAP