Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 79 96
Rank change year-on-year +19 +17 +9
Permanent jobs citing BDD 102 77 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 4.84% 3.16% 2.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.53% 3.56% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 89 74 75
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £61,250 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26% +5.56%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1845 2162 2343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 87.52% 88.79% 88.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1608 1974 2059
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for BDD in West Sussex

BDD
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for BDD in West Sussex

BDD
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in West Sussex over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for BDD in West Sussex

BDD
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 24 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
Crawley +23 36 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Chichester +1 25 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Horsham - 18 £42,500 - 2
Worthing -16 13 £45,000 - 2
East Grinstead +3 4 £42,500 +6.25%
Burgess Hill -9 4 - -
BDD
South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for BDD.

1 100 (98.04%) TDD
2 86 (84.31%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (79.41%) MVC
4 79 (77.45%) C#
5 77 (75.49%) .NET
5 77 (75.49%) ASP.NET
5 77 (75.49%) ASP.NET MVC
6 76 (74.51%) SQL Server
7 70 (68.63%) ASP.NET Web API
8 58 (56.86%) WCF
9 56 (54.90%) Entity Framework
9 56 (54.90%) .NET Framework
10 53 (51.96%) JavaScript
10 53 (51.96%) RESTful
11 52 (50.98%) Web Application Development
12 51 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 47 (46.08%) AngularJS
13 47 (46.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 47 (46.08%) Ruby
14 45 (44.12%) HTML
15 38 (37.25%) SQL Server 2016
16 33 (32.35%) Git (software)
17 31 (30.39%) Node.js
17 31 (30.39%) NoSQL
17 31 (30.39%) Code First Entity Framework
18 29 (28.43%) HTML5
18 29 (28.43%) jQuery
18 29 (28.43%) CSS
18 29 (28.43%) Ajax
19 27 (26.47%) NUnit

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (1.96%) Confluence
1 2 (1.96%) GeoServer
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.92%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 23 (22.55%) TCP/IP
2 21 (20.59%) Internet
3 3 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (74.51%) SQL Server
2 38 (37.25%) SQL Server 2016
3 31 (30.39%) NoSQL
4 25 (24.51%) PostgreSQL
4 25 (24.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (12.75%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (3.92%) GIS
6 4 (3.92%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (32.35%) Git (software)
2 27 (26.47%) NUnit
3 6 (5.88%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.92%) Cucumber
4 4 (3.92%) JUnit
4 4 (3.92%) Maven
5 2 (1.96%) JIRA
5 2 (1.96%) Selenium
5 2 (1.96%) SpecFlow
5 2 (1.96%) Subversion
5 2 (1.96%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (11.76%) Advertising
2 10 (9.80%) Games
3 5 (4.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 95 (93.14%) Developer
2 76 (74.51%) .NET Developer
3 27 (26.47%) C# Developer
4 26 (25.49%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (24.51%) ASP.NET Developer
5 25 (24.51%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 25 (24.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 23 (22.55%) Software Developer
7 21 (20.59%) .NET Software Developer
7 21 (20.59%) C# Software Developer
7 21 (20.59%) Senior .NET Developer
7 21 (20.59%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 21 (20.59%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 21 (20.59%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 21 (20.59%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 21 (20.59%) Senior C# Developer
7 21 (20.59%) Senior Developer
7 21 (20.59%) SQL Developer
8 19 (18.63%) Senior C# Software Developer
8 19 (18.63%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (75.49%) .NET
1 77 (75.49%) ASP.NET
1 77 (75.49%) ASP.NET MVC
2 70 (68.63%) ASP.NET Web API
3 58 (56.86%) WCF
4 56 (54.90%) .NET Framework
4 56 (54.90%) Entity Framework
5 53 (51.96%) RESTful
6 51 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 47 (46.08%) AngularJS
7 47 (46.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 45 (44.12%) HTML
9 31 (30.39%) Code First Entity Framework
9 31 (30.39%) Node.js
10 29 (28.43%) Ajax
10 29 (28.43%) CSS
10 29 (28.43%) HTML5
10 29 (28.43%) jQuery
11 25 (24.51%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 25 (24.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.61%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.92%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.92%) Fintech
3 4 (3.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (3.92%) Renewable Energy
4 2 (1.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.92%) Unix
2 3 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (98.04%) TDD
2 86 (84.31%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (79.41%) MVC
4 52 (50.98%) Web Application Development
5 16 (15.69%) Open Source
6 9 (8.82%) Test Automation
7 6 (5.88%) Web Development
8 4 (3.92%) AOP
8 4 (3.92%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (3.92%) CQRS
8 4 (3.92%) Domain-Driven Design
8 4 (3.92%) Functional Programming
8 4 (3.92%) Mentoring
8 4 (3.92%) Microservices
8 4 (3.92%) OO
8 4 (3.92%) Scrum
8 4 (3.92%) Test Scripting
9 3 (2.94%) Defect Tracking
9 3 (2.94%) Process Improvement
9 3 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 79 (77.45%) C#
2 53 (51.96%) JavaScript
3 47 (46.08%) Ruby
4 26 (25.49%) SQL
5 4 (3.92%) Groovy
5 4 (3.92%) Java
6 3 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (3.92%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (3.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.92%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (11.76%) Facebook
2 4 (3.92%) AppDynamics
2 4 (3.92%) Oracle
2 4 (3.92%) Splunk