The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcester with a requirement for BDD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Worcestershire / Worcester
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 22 -
Rank change year-on-year -5 -  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 10 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 6.58% 3.80% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.58% 4.48% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 0
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

BDD is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Worcester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 132 134 80
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcester 86.84% 84.81% 87.91%
Number of salaries quoted 129 126 76
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -15.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,300 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcester citing BDD as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for BDD in Worcester

BDD
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

Salary trend for BDD in Worcester

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Worcester region with a requirement for BDD.

1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (100.00%) TDD
2 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 16 (94.12%) Git (software)
2 16 (94.12%) Node.js
2 16 (94.12%) KnockoutJS
3 10 (58.82%) .NET Framework
3 10 (58.82%) C#
3 10 (58.82%) .NET
4 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
4 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET
4 9 (52.94%) MVC
4 9 (52.94%) Internet
4 9 (52.94%) Games
4 9 (52.94%) Ruby
4 9 (52.94%) WCF
4 9 (52.94%) RESTful
4 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (52.94%) Web Application Development
4 9 (52.94%) NoSQL
4 9 (52.94%) Entity Framework
4 9 (52.94%) AngularJS
4 9 (52.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 9 (52.94%) SQL Server 2014
4 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET Web API
4 9 (52.94%) Code First Entity Framework
5 7 (41.18%) Chai
5 7 (41.18%) User Experience
5 7 (41.18%) gulp

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) NoSQL
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 16 (94.12%) Git (software)
2 7 (41.18%) Grunt
2 7 (41.18%) gulp
2 7 (41.18%) Jasmine
2 7 (41.18%) JSUnit
2 7 (41.18%) Mocha
2 7 (41.18%) Subversion
3 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 9 (52.94%) Games
2 7 (41.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) .NET Developer
2 9 (52.94%) Internet Developer
3 7 (41.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (41.18%) HTML CSS Developer
3 7 (41.18%) HTML Developer
3 7 (41.18%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) KnockoutJS
1 16 (94.12%) Node.js
2 10 (58.82%) .NET
2 10 (58.82%) .NET Framework
3 9 (52.94%) AngularJS
3 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET
3 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET Web API
3 9 (52.94%) Code First Entity Framework
3 9 (52.94%) Entity Framework
3 9 (52.94%) RESTful
3 9 (52.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 9 (52.94%) WCF
4 7 (41.18%) Backbone.js
4 7 (41.18%) Chai
4 7 (41.18%) CSS
4 7 (41.18%) CSS3
4 7 (41.18%) HTML5
4 7 (41.18%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Animation
1 7 (41.18%) Mobile App
1 7 (41.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (100.00%) TDD
2 9 (52.94%) MVC
2 9 (52.94%) Web Application Development
3 7 (41.18%) Automated Testing
3 7 (41.18%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 7 (41.18%) Pay per click
3 7 (41.18%) SEO
3 7 (41.18%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.88%) OO
4 1 (5.88%) OOP
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 10 (58.82%) C#
3 9 (52.94%) Ruby
4 7 (41.18%) PHP
5 1 (5.88%) C++
5 1 (5.88%) Java