Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 34 54
Rank change year-on-year -27 +20 +30
Permanent jobs citing BDD 18 50 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.19% 6.16% 3.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 6.82% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 18 52 39
Swindon median annual salary £46,250 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.50% +7.53% +24.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £85,750 £53,750 £71,250
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% +6.67%

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 753 733 812
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 91.72% 90.27% 86.38%
Number of salaries quoted 700 611 676
Swindon median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £29,883 £26,250 £25,875
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £67,875
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for BDD in Swindon

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (77.78%) .NET
3 13 (72.22%) TDD
4 10 (55.56%) C#
5 9 (50.00%) Test Automation
6 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
6 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
6 8 (44.44%) SOAP
6 8 (44.44%) Ruby
7 7 (38.89%) CSS
7 7 (38.89%) XML
7 7 (38.89%) SQL
7 7 (38.89%) HTML
7 7 (38.89%) NoSQL
7 7 (38.89%) SoapUI
8 6 (33.33%) Node.js
8 6 (33.33%) RESTful
8 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (33.33%) Web Application Development
8 6 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
8 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
8 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 6 (33.33%) Python
8 6 (33.33%) MVC
9 5 (27.78%) Advertising
9 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
9 5 (27.78%) Selenium

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 (11.11%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon S3
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (11.11%) SaaS
3 1 (5.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) HTTP
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) NoSQL
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (22.22%) MySQL
4 3 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (11.11%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 7 (38.89%) SoapUI
3 5 (27.78%) Cucumber
3 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
3 5 (27.78%) Selenium
4 4 (22.22%) HP UFT
4 4 (22.22%) SpecFlow
5 3 (16.67%) Ant
5 3 (16.67%) Eclipse
5 3 (16.67%) JIRA
5 3 (16.67%) JUnit
5 3 (16.67%) Maven
5 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
6 2 (11.11%) WebDriver
7 1 (5.56%) Bitbucket
General
1 5 (27.78%) Advertising
2 4 (22.22%) Finance
3 3 (16.67%) Retail
4 2 (11.11%) Marketing
5 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
5 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Tester
3 4 (22.22%) Technical Tester
3 4 (22.22%) Tester
4 3 (16.67%) Test Automation Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Test Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Manual Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Automation Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Head of Development
5 2 (11.11%) Manual Tester
6 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Chief Technical Officer
6 1 (5.56%) Chief Technology Officer
6 1 (5.56%) Developer in Test
6 1 (5.56%) Development Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Head of Architecture
6 1 (5.56%) Head of Software Development
6 1 (5.56%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) .NET
2 8 (44.44%) SOAP
3 7 (38.89%) CSS
3 7 (38.89%) HTML
3 7 (38.89%) XML
4 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (33.33%) Node.js
4 6 (33.33%) RESTful
5 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
5 5 (27.78%) Code First Entity Framework
5 5 (27.78%) Entity Framework
5 5 (27.78%) WCF
6 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
6 4 (22.22%) Gherkin
7 3 (16.67%) Laravel
7 3 (16.67%) REST
7 3 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (16.67%) Fintech
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) TDD
3 9 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 6 (33.33%) MVC
4 6 (33.33%) Web Application Development
5 5 (27.78%) API Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (27.78%) Manual Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Kanban
6 4 (22.22%) Regression Testing
6 4 (22.22%) System Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Coaching
7 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 3 (16.67%) Scrum
7 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
8 2 (11.11%) OO
8 2 (11.11%) Order to Cash
8 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) C#
2 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 8 (44.44%) Ruby
3 7 (38.89%) SQL
4 6 (33.33%) Python
5 5 (27.78%) Java
6 4 (22.22%) Groovy
7 3 (16.67%) C++
7 3 (16.67%) Jython
7 3 (16.67%) PHP
7 3 (16.67%) VBScript
8 2 (11.11%) TypeScript
9 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) CA Service Virtualization
1 3 (16.67%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Facebook
2 3 (16.67%) CA
2 3 (16.67%) HP
2 3 (16.67%) Zend
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle