Period
to 20 November 2017

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

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South Wales > Torfaen
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 26 31
Rank change year-on-year +5 +5 -1
Permanent jobs citing BDD 2 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 2.60% 2.25% 5.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% 2.63% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 7
Torfaen median annual salary £46,250 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.91% +37.50% +17.65%
10th Percentile £42,625 £55,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £50,875 £55,000 £41,000
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £36,779
% change year-on-year -15.00% +35.95% +5.08%

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 67 76 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 87.01% 85.39% 84.67%
Number of salaries quoted 51 58 110
Torfaen median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% +21.43% -2.78%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,925 £22,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £47,575
South Wales median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +2.74% +4.29%

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
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 20 November 2017. 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 +5 2 £46,250 -15.91%
BDD
South Wales

For the 6 months to 20 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 Torfaen region with a requirement for BDD.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) MTS
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) SOLID
2 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data

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 2 (100.00%) MTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
General
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior C++ Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) SOLID
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++