Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 50 89
Rank change year-on-year +13 +39 +6
Permanent jobs citing BDD 32 22 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 4.51% 2.74% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.14% 3.28% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 36 31 5
Swindon median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +33.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £33,500 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £71,250 £53,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.53% +24.00% -9.64%

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 623 671 942
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 87.75% 83.56% 89.46%
Number of salaries quoted 508 538 839
Swindon median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £65,000 £62,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.88% - +0.63%

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 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for BDD in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Swindon region with a requirement for BDD.

1 27 (84.38%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (84.38%) TDD
2 16 (50.00%) Scrum
3 14 (43.75%) Java
3 14 (43.75%) JIRA
3 14 (43.75%) Test Automation
4 12 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (37.50%) .NET
5 11 (34.38%) C#
5 11 (34.38%) MVC
5 11 (34.38%) HTML
6 10 (31.25%) JUnit
7 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
7 9 (28.13%) Linux
7 9 (28.13%) Web Services
7 9 (28.13%) XML
7 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
7 9 (28.13%) Kanban
7 9 (28.13%) Selenium
8 8 (25.00%) CSS
9 7 (21.88%) SOAP
9 7 (21.88%) Hibernate
9 7 (21.88%) Integration Testing
9 7 (21.88%) Spring
9 7 (21.88%) Ruby
9 7 (21.88%) Software Testing
9 7 (21.88%) RESTful
9 7 (21.88%) NoSQL
9 7 (21.88%) REST
9 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Software

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 2 (6.25%) Apache
1 2 (6.25%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 12 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (15.63%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) AMQP
1 2 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) NoSQL
2 5 (15.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (15.63%) MongoDB
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (6.25%) MySQL
3 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (43.75%) JIRA
2 10 (31.25%) JUnit
3 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
3 9 (28.13%) Selenium
4 6 (18.75%) Cucumber
5 5 (15.63%) IntelliJ
5 5 (15.63%) WebDriver
6 3 (9.38%) Jenkins
6 3 (9.38%) JMeter
6 3 (9.38%) LoadRunner
6 3 (9.38%) Maven
6 3 (9.38%) Robot Framework
7 2 (6.25%) Ant
7 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
7 2 (6.25%) Gradle
7 2 (6.25%) HP UFT
7 2 (6.25%) SoapUI
7 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
8 1 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (3.13%) Mockito
General
1 6 (18.75%) Electronics
2 5 (15.63%) Advertising
2 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Manufacturing
2 5 (15.63%) Marketing
2 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Law
3 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Developer
2 9 (28.13%) Java Developer
3 5 (15.63%) .NET Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Team Leader
4 4 (12.50%) Test Team Leader
5 3 (9.38%) Development Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Software Development Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Software Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Hybris Developer
6 2 (6.25%) PHP Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior PHP Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Test Automation Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Test Leader
6 2 (6.25%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Automation Test Lead
7 1 (3.13%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) .NET
2 11 (34.38%) HTML
3 9 (28.13%) Web Services
3 9 (28.13%) XML
4 8 (25.00%) CSS
5 7 (21.88%) Hibernate
5 7 (21.88%) REST
5 7 (21.88%) RESTful
5 7 (21.88%) SOAP
5 7 (21.88%) Spring
6 6 (18.75%) Node.js
7 5 (15.63%) .NET Framework
7 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
7 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (15.63%) Entity Framework
7 5 (15.63%) JPA
7 5 (15.63%) jQuery
7 5 (15.63%) JSON
7 5 (15.63%) Spring MVC
7 5 (15.63%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (84.38%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (84.38%) TDD
2 16 (50.00%) Scrum
3 14 (43.75%) Test Automation
4 11 (34.38%) MVC
5 9 (28.13%) Kanban
6 7 (21.88%) Integration Testing
6 7 (21.88%) Software Testing
7 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (15.63%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (15.63%) Programme Management
7 5 (15.63%) Security Testing
7 5 (15.63%) Software Delivery
7 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (15.63%) Web Application Development
8 4 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (12.50%) Extreme Programming
8 4 (12.50%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) Java
2 11 (34.38%) C#
3 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
4 7 (21.88%) Ruby
5 4 (12.50%) Groovy
5 4 (12.50%) Python
6 3 (9.38%) C++
6 3 (9.38%) PHP
6 3 (9.38%) SQL
7 2 (6.25%) Jython
7 2 (6.25%) TypeScript
7 2 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Docker
2 1 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) CA Service Virtualization
2 1 (3.13%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Facebook
1 5 (15.63%) SAP
2 2 (6.25%) CA
2 2 (6.25%) HP
2 2 (6.25%) hybris
3 1 (3.13%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.13%) Google
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) Plumtree