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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Worcestershire / Worcester
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 27 25
Rank change year-on-year +6 -2  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 1 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 0.99% 4.85% 4.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 5.37% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 7
Median salary £24,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 88 149 127
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcester 87.13% 90.30% 87.59%
Number of salaries quoted 85 129 120
Median salary £38,250 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 22 June 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 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) TDD
2 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 11 (91.67%) Git (software)
2 11 (91.67%) Node.js
2 11 (91.67%) KnockoutJS
3 7 (58.33%) Jasmine
3 7 (58.33%) CSS3
3 7 (58.33%) Backbone.js
3 7 (58.33%) HTML5
3 7 (58.33%) Mocha
3 7 (58.33%) Test Automation
3 7 (58.33%) Unit Testing
3 7 (58.33%) JSUnit
3 7 (58.33%) Sass
3 7 (58.33%) Mobile App
3 7 (58.33%) Grunt
3 7 (58.33%) User Experience
3 7 (58.33%) gulp
3 7 (58.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 7 (58.33%) Chai
3 7 (58.33%) CSS
3 7 (58.33%) PHP
3 7 (58.33%) HTML
3 7 (58.33%) Subversion
3 7 (58.33%) SEO
3 7 (58.33%) Pay per click
3 7 (58.33%) Marketing
3 7 (58.33%) Animation
4 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework

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 4 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Git (software)
2 7 (58.33%) Grunt
2 7 (58.33%) gulp
2 7 (58.33%) Jasmine
2 7 (58.33%) JSUnit
2 7 (58.33%) Mocha
2 7 (58.33%) Subversion
3 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 7 (58.33%) Marketing
2 4 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 7 (58.33%) HTML CSS Developer
2 7 (58.33%) HTML Developer
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Internet Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) KnockoutJS
1 11 (91.67%) Node.js
2 7 (58.33%) Backbone.js
2 7 (58.33%) Chai
2 7 (58.33%) CSS
2 7 (58.33%) CSS3
2 7 (58.33%) HTML
2 7 (58.33%) HTML5
2 7 (58.33%) Sass
3 5 (41.67%) .NET
3 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
4 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (33.33%) Code First Entity Framework
4 4 (33.33%) Entity Framework
4 4 (33.33%) RESTful
4 4 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (33.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Animation
1 7 (58.33%) Mobile App
1 7 (58.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) TDD
2 7 (58.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 7 (58.33%) Pay per click
2 7 (58.33%) SEO
2 7 (58.33%) Test Automation
2 7 (58.33%) Unit Testing
3 4 (33.33%) MVC
3 4 (33.33%) Web Application Development
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) OOP
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) PHP
3 5 (41.67%) C#
4 4 (33.33%) Ruby
5 1 (8.33%) C++
5 1 (8.33%) Java