The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
West Midlands / Worcestershire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 40 37
Rank change year-on-year -6 -3  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 4 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 1.48% 3.16% 4.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 3.53% 5.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 14
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £36,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,000 £37,500
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 Worcestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 240 283 251
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 88.56% 89.56% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 220 262 221
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcestershire 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 Worcestershire

BDD
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for BDD in Worcestershire

BDD
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in Worcestershire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for BDD in Worcestershire

BDD
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Redditch - 3 £40,000 -
Worcester +4 1 £24,000 -36.00%
BDD
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for BDD.

1 23 (100.00%) TDD
2 22 (95.65%) JavaScript
3 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (78.26%) Node.js
4 18 (78.26%) KnockoutJS
4 18 (78.26%) Git (software)
5 16 (69.57%) .NET
6 15 (65.22%) C#
6 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET
7 14 (60.87%) SQL Server
7 14 (60.87%) MVC
7 14 (60.87%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (60.87%) AngularJS
7 14 (60.87%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (52.17%) .NET Framework
9 11 (47.83%) WCF
9 11 (47.83%) RESTful
9 11 (47.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 11 (47.83%) Web Application Development
9 11 (47.83%) NoSQL
9 11 (47.83%) Ruby
9 11 (47.83%) HTML
9 11 (47.83%) CSS
9 11 (47.83%) Entity Framework
9 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 11 (47.83%) Code First Entity Framework
10 9 (39.13%) SQL Server 2014
10 9 (39.13%) Games
11 7 (30.43%) SEO
11 7 (30.43%) Pay per click

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (13.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (60.87%) SQL Server
2 11 (47.83%) NoSQL
3 9 (39.13%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 18 (78.26%) Git (software)
2 7 (30.43%) Grunt
2 7 (30.43%) gulp
2 7 (30.43%) Jasmine
2 7 (30.43%) JSUnit
2 7 (30.43%) Mocha
2 7 (30.43%) Subversion
3 1 (4.35%) JIRA
3 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (39.13%) Games
2 7 (30.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Developer
2 13 (56.52%) .NET Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (30.43%) HTML CSS Developer
3 7 (30.43%) HTML Developer
3 7 (30.43%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Internet Developer
5 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (13.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (13.04%) C# Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (8.70%) .NET Development Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Development Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (78.26%) KnockoutJS
1 18 (78.26%) Node.js
2 16 (69.57%) .NET
3 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET
4 14 (60.87%) AngularJS
4 14 (60.87%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (60.87%) ASP.NET Web API
5 12 (52.17%) .NET Framework
6 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 11 (47.83%) Code First Entity Framework
6 11 (47.83%) CSS
6 11 (47.83%) Entity Framework
6 11 (47.83%) HTML
6 11 (47.83%) RESTful
6 11 (47.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 11 (47.83%) WCF
7 7 (30.43%) Backbone.js
7 7 (30.43%) Chai
7 7 (30.43%) CSS3
7 7 (30.43%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Animation
1 7 (30.43%) Mobile App
1 7 (30.43%) User Experience
2 3 (13.04%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Android
1 3 (13.04%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) TDD
2 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (60.87%) MVC
4 11 (47.83%) Web Application Development
5 7 (30.43%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 7 (30.43%) Pay per click
5 7 (30.43%) SEO
5 7 (30.43%) Test Automation
5 7 (30.43%) Unit Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.70%) OO
7 2 (8.70%) OOP
8 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) JavaScript
2 15 (65.22%) C#
3 11 (47.83%) Ruby
4 7 (30.43%) PHP
5 1 (4.35%) C++
5 1 (4.35%) Java
5 1 (4.35%) SQL
Kidderminster, Worcestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago