Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 36 52
Rank change year-on-year -20 +16 +37
Permanent jobs citing BDD 29 34 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 3.50% 4.76% 2.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.83% 5.37% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 31 37 32
Swindon median annual salary £67,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.00% - +33.33%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,800 £35,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £58,750 £71,250
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,750
% change year-on-year -20.00% +9.29% +22.00%

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 Swindon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Swindon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 758 633 701
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 91.44% 88.66% 86.44%
Number of salaries quoted 685 513 567
Swindon median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -6.98%
10th Percentile £29,930 £28,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,787 £57,500 £65,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for BDD in Swindon

BDD
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for BDD in Swindon

BDD
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in Swindon over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for BDD in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Swindon region with a requirement for BDD.

1 27 (93.10%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (79.31%) TDD
3 18 (62.07%) JavaScript
4 15 (51.72%) HTML
4 15 (51.72%) .NET
4 15 (51.72%) CSS
5 14 (48.28%) Amazon AWS
6 13 (44.83%) XML
6 13 (44.83%) Finance
7 12 (41.38%) AngularJS
8 11 (37.93%) Kanban
8 11 (37.93%) Scrum
8 11 (37.93%) C#
8 11 (37.93%) PHP
8 11 (37.93%) Mentoring
9 10 (34.48%) MySQL
9 10 (34.48%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (34.48%) Test Automation
9 10 (34.48%) Symfony
10 9 (31.03%) Zend
10 9 (31.03%) Amazon EC2
10 9 (31.03%) Amazon S3
10 9 (31.03%) SaaS
10 9 (31.03%) Laravel
10 9 (31.03%) Amazon SQS
10 9 (31.03%) Coaching
10 9 (31.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 8 (27.59%) Ruby
11 8 (27.59%) SQL
11 8 (27.59%) NoSQL

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 (10.34%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 14 (48.28%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (31.03%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (31.03%) Amazon S3
2 9 (31.03%) Amazon SQS
2 9 (31.03%) SaaS
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (6.90%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) HTTP
2 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) MySQL
1 10 (34.48%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (31.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 8 (27.59%) NoSQL
4 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
5 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (10.34%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
2 7 (24.14%) SoapUI
3 5 (17.24%) Cucumber
3 5 (17.24%) Jenkins
3 5 (17.24%) Selenium
4 4 (13.79%) SpecFlow
4 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
5 3 (10.34%) Ant
5 3 (10.34%) Eclipse
5 3 (10.34%) HP UFT
5 3 (10.34%) JIRA
5 3 (10.34%) JUnit
5 3 (10.34%) Maven
6 2 (6.90%) Hudson
6 2 (6.90%) WebDriver
7 1 (3.45%) Moq
7 1 (3.45%) NUnit
General
1 13 (44.83%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Advertising
3 4 (13.79%) Retail
4 2 (6.90%) Marketing
5 1 (3.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Developer
2 8 (27.59%) Development Manager
3 7 (24.14%) .NET Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Architect
5 5 (17.24%) PHP Development Manager
5 5 (17.24%) Test Automation Manager
5 5 (17.24%) Test Manager
6 4 (13.79%) Agile Tester
6 4 (13.79%) PHP Architect
6 4 (13.79%) SaaS Architect
6 4 (13.79%) Technical Tester
6 4 (13.79%) Tester
7 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Head of Development
8 2 (6.90%) Automation Tester
8 2 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Head of Software Development
8 2 (6.90%) QA Test Manager
8 2 (6.90%) Test Architect
8 2 (6.90%) Test Automation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) .NET
1 15 (51.72%) CSS
1 15 (51.72%) HTML
2 13 (44.83%) XML
3 12 (41.38%) AngularJS
4 10 (34.48%) Symfony
5 9 (31.03%) Laravel
6 8 (27.59%) CSS3
6 8 (27.59%) HTML5
7 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET
7 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (24.14%) SOAP
8 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework
8 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 6 (20.69%) Entity Framework
8 6 (20.69%) RESTful
8 6 (20.69%) WCF
9 5 (17.24%) Code First Entity Framework
9 5 (17.24%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (17.24%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (93.10%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (79.31%) TDD
3 11 (37.93%) Kanban
3 11 (37.93%) Mentoring
3 11 (37.93%) Scrum
4 10 (34.48%) Test Automation
5 9 (31.03%) Coaching
6 8 (27.59%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (24.14%) MVC
8 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (20.69%) Web Application Development
9 4 (13.79%) API Testing
9 4 (13.79%) Manual Testing
9 4 (13.79%) Regression Testing
9 4 (13.79%) System Testing
9 4 (13.79%) Test Strategy
10 3 (10.34%) OO
10 3 (10.34%) Order to Cash
10 3 (10.34%) Software Testing
10 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) JavaScript
2 11 (37.93%) C#
2 11 (37.93%) PHP
3 8 (27.59%) Ruby
3 8 (27.59%) SQL
4 7 (24.14%) Python
5 6 (20.69%) Java
6 5 (17.24%) PHP 7
7 4 (13.79%) Groovy
8 3 (10.34%) C++
8 3 (10.34%) Jython
8 3 (10.34%) TypeScript
8 3 (10.34%) VBScript
9 2 (6.90%) C
10 1 (3.45%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) ISEB
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) CA Service Virtualization
1 3 (10.34%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Zend
2 5 (17.24%) Facebook
3 3 (10.34%) CA
3 3 (10.34%) HP
4 2 (6.90%) Google
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft