Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Torfaen 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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South Wales > Torfaen
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 10 21 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 - +31
Permanent jobs citing BDD 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 10.34% 2.35% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.04% 2.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Torfaen median annual salary £60,575 £46,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.97% - -
South Wales median annual salary £56,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +31.76% -15.00% +33.33%

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 Torfaen with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Torfaen
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 46 79 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 79.31% 92.94% 83.95%
Number of salaries quoted 31 55 48
Torfaen median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,675 £21,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £55,850 £55,375
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +1.35%

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Torfaen

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

Job vacancy trend for BDD in Torfaen

BDD
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Salary trend for BDD in Torfaen

BDD
Salary Histogram in Torfaen

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in Torfaen over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for BDD in Torfaen

BDD
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Torfaen region over the 6 months to 21 January 2019. 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
Cwmbran +11 6 £60,575 +30.97%
BDD
South Wales

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 Torfaen region with a requirement for BDD.

1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) Digital TV
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (50.00%) webpack
4 2 (33.33%) Public Cloud
4 2 (33.33%) Microservices
4 2 (33.33%) React
4 2 (33.33%) User Stories
4 2 (33.33%) TypeScript
4 2 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (33.33%) Android
4 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 2 (33.33%) Node.js
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) UML
4 2 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (33.33%) Presales
4 2 (33.33%) Babel
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (33.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 2 (33.33%) React Native
4 2 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (16.67%) Deployment Automation

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Torfaen 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 1 (16.67%) Confluence
1 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (16.67%) Neo4j
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) webpack
2 2 (33.33%) Babel
3 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) Maven
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Node.js
1 2 (33.33%) React
1 2 (33.33%) React Native
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Camel
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (16.67%) Dropwizard
2 1 (16.67%) Ionic Framework
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) JMX
2 1 (16.67%) JPA
2 1 (16.67%) JSF
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) Spring Boot
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Digital TV
2 2 (33.33%) Public Cloud
2 2 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (16.67%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Android
1 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (33.33%) Microservices
4 2 (33.33%) Presales
4 2 (33.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) UML
4 2 (33.33%) User Stories
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (16.67%) Dependency Management
5 1 (16.67%) DevOps
5 1 (16.67%) Functional Programming
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (16.67%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) Python
1 2 (33.33%) TypeScript
2 1 (16.67%) Apple Swift
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) ES6
2 1 (16.67%) Java 8
2 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Atlassian
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Perforce