Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 West > Wiltshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 84 95
Rank change year-on-year +32 +11 +10
Permanent jobs citing BDD 71 43 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 4.59% 2.52% 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.22% 3.02% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 72 51 48
Wiltshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.53% +24.00% -9.64%
10th Percentile £35,000 £26,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £71,250 £50,000
South West median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -11.11%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1359 1423 1962
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 87.79% 83.46% 89.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1127 1209 1725
Wiltshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +0.63%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,500 £57,500 £60,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for BDD in Wiltshire

BDD
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for BDD in Wiltshire

BDD
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

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

Salary histogram for BDD in Wiltshire

BDD
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Wiltshire 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
Swindon +18 33 £50,000 - 2
Malmesbury +11 7 £52,500 -12.50%
Salisbury - 6 £40,000 -
Corsham - 6 £47,500 -
Chippenham +5 5 £40,000 -11.11%
Devizes - 1 £44,000 -
BDD
South West

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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for BDD.

1 64 (90.14%) TDD
2 56 (78.87%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (45.07%) Java
3 32 (45.07%) Test Automation
4 31 (43.66%) JIRA
5 29 (40.85%) .NET
6 27 (38.03%) C#
7 26 (36.62%) MVC
8 25 (35.21%) Software Engineering
9 23 (32.39%) Scrum
9 23 (32.39%) HTML
9 23 (32.39%) User Experience
10 22 (30.99%) Electronics
11 21 (29.58%) JUnit
11 21 (29.58%) JavaScript
11 21 (29.58%) Microsoft Azure
12 20 (28.17%) ASP.NET MVC
12 20 (28.17%) Entity Framework
12 20 (28.17%) SQL Server
12 20 (28.17%) ASP.NET
12 20 (28.17%) .NET Framework
12 20 (28.17%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (26.76%) Ruby
13 19 (26.76%) C++
13 19 (26.76%) Amazon AWS
14 18 (25.35%) REST
14 18 (25.35%) NoSQL
15 17 (23.94%) Calabash
16 16 (22.54%) Big Data
16 16 (22.54%) Bitbucket

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 10 (14.08%) Elasticsearch
1 10 (14.08%) SharePoint
1 10 (14.08%) SharePoint 2013
2 6 (8.45%) OpenStack
3 4 (5.63%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.82%) Apache
4 2 (2.82%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 21 (29.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (26.76%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (7.04%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.54%) Wireless
2 3 (4.23%) HTTP
3 2 (2.82%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (28.17%) SQL Server
2 18 (25.35%) NoSQL
3 16 (22.54%) Big Data
4 11 (15.49%) MongoDB
5 10 (14.08%) SQL Server 2016
6 8 (11.27%) MySQL
7 6 (8.45%) MariaDB
8 5 (7.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (43.66%) JIRA
2 21 (29.58%) JUnit
3 17 (23.94%) Calabash
4 16 (22.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 16 (22.54%) Bitbucket
5 14 (19.72%) Git (software)
6 12 (16.90%) Android Studio
6 12 (16.90%) Gradle
7 11 (15.49%) Mockito
8 10 (14.08%) gulp
8 10 (14.08%) Jasmine
8 10 (14.08%) Karma Test Runner
8 10 (14.08%) Selenium
8 10 (14.08%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (11.27%) Cucumber
10 5 (7.04%) CocoaPods
10 5 (7.04%) IntelliJ
10 5 (7.04%) WebDriver
11 4 (5.63%) Jenkins
11 4 (5.63%) Maven
General
1 22 (30.99%) Electronics
2 10 (14.08%) Advertising
3 6 (8.45%) Finance
4 5 (7.04%) Manufacturing
4 5 (7.04%) Marketing
4 5 (7.04%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.41%) Law
5 1 (1.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 48 (67.61%) Developer
2 11 (15.49%) Android Developer
3 10 (14.08%) .NET Developer
3 10 (14.08%) Applications Developer
4 9 (12.68%) Java Developer
5 6 (8.45%) Software Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) iOS Developer
6 5 (7.04%) Lead Developer
6 5 (7.04%) Python Software Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) Ruby Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Analyst
7 4 (5.63%) Team Leader
7 4 (5.63%) Test Team Leader
8 3 (4.23%) Development Manager
8 3 (4.23%) Software Development Manager
8 3 (4.23%) Software Manager
8 3 (4.23%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Test Automation Manager
8 3 (4.23%) Test Manager
9 2 (2.82%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (40.85%) .NET
2 23 (32.39%) HTML
3 20 (28.17%) .NET Framework
3 20 (28.17%) ASP.NET
3 20 (28.17%) ASP.NET MVC
3 20 (28.17%) Entity Framework
4 18 (25.35%) REST
5 14 (19.72%) HTML5
6 13 (18.31%) AngularJS
7 12 (16.90%) RESTful
8 11 (15.49%) Node.js
9 10 (14.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 10 (14.08%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (14.08%) Code First Entity Framework
9 10 (14.08%) Swagger
9 10 (14.08%) WCF
9 10 (14.08%) XML
10 9 (12.68%) CSS
10 9 (12.68%) Web Services
11 8 (11.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (32.39%) User Experience
2 12 (16.90%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.41%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.90%) Android
2 9 (12.68%) Linux
3 6 (8.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (90.14%) TDD
2 56 (78.87%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (45.07%) Test Automation
4 26 (36.62%) MVC
5 25 (35.21%) Software Engineering
6 23 (32.39%) Scrum
7 20 (28.17%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (21.13%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (16.90%) DevOps
9 12 (16.90%) ITIL
10 11 (15.49%) Android Development
10 11 (15.49%) Security Testing
11 10 (14.08%) Extreme Programming
11 10 (14.08%) Kanban
11 10 (14.08%) Kimball Methodology
11 10 (14.08%) Web Application Development
12 9 (12.68%) Web Development
13 8 (11.27%) Software Testing
14 7 (9.86%) Integration Testing
14 7 (9.86%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 32 (45.07%) Java
2 27 (38.03%) C#
3 21 (29.58%) JavaScript
4 19 (26.76%) C++
4 19 (26.76%) Ruby
5 11 (15.49%) Python
6 10 (14.08%) SQL
7 5 (7.04%) Groovy
7 5 (7.04%) Objective-C
8 3 (4.23%) Jython
8 3 (4.23%) PHP
8 3 (4.23%) VBScript
9 2 (2.82%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (15.49%) Security Cleared
2 10 (14.08%) MCPD
2 10 (14.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (14.08%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.45%) Degree
4 2 (2.82%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.41%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.82%) Docker
3 1 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (15.49%) HockeyApp
2 3 (4.23%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 16 (22.54%) Atlassian
2 11 (15.49%) Microsoft
3 10 (14.08%) Facebook
4 6 (8.45%) VMware
5 5 (7.04%) SAP
6 3 (4.23%) CA
6 3 (4.23%) HP
7 2 (2.82%) hybris
8 1 (1.41%) Google
8 1 (1.41%) Plumtree