Period
to 23 October 2018

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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South Wales > Torfaen
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 20 29
Rank change year-on-year +6 +9 +4
Permanent jobs citing BDD 5 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 8.93% 2.78% 2.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.62% 2.90% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Torfaen median annual salary £42,500 £46,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.11% -15.91% +39.24%
South Wales median annual salary £49,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +16.47% -10.53% +28.38%

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 52 69 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 92.86% 95.83% 92.78%
Number of salaries quoted 33 53 70
Torfaen median annual salary £50,000 £38,500 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.87% -4.35% +15.00%
10th Percentile £31,500 £22,500 £21,975
90th Percentile £63,750 £52,500 £55,000
South Wales median annual salary £40,250 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +0.63% +6.67% +2.74%

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 23 October 2018. 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 +6 5 £42,500 -8.11% 3
BDD
South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 Torfaen region with a requirement for BDD.

1 5 (100.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (60.00%) webpack
4 2 (40.00%) DevOps
4 2 (40.00%) TypeScript
4 2 (40.00%) Ansible
4 2 (40.00%) Docker
4 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
4 2 (40.00%) React
4 2 (40.00%) React Native
4 2 (40.00%) Babel
4 2 (40.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 2 (40.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (40.00%) Node.js
4 2 (40.00%) Digital Media
4 2 (40.00%) OpenStack
4 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (40.00%) Android
4 2 (40.00%) CentOS
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat

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 (40.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (20.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (60.00%) webpack
2 2 (40.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (40.00%) Babel
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Node.js
1 2 (40.00%) React
1 2 (40.00%) React Native
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (20.00%) Ionic Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (20.00%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Android
2 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (40.00%) CentOS
2 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) DevOps
4 2 (40.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
5 1 (20.00%) DRM
5 1 (20.00%) Functional Programming
5 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (20.00%) Product Management
5 1 (20.00%) SDLC
5 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) TypeScript
3 1 (20.00%) Apple Swift
3 1 (20.00%) ES6
3 1 (20.00%) Groovy
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Ansible
1 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (20.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (20.00%) Perforce