Period
to 19 January 2019

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 6 months to 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 66 36 39
Rank change year-on-year -30 +3 -4
Permanent jobs citing BDD 1 27 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 0.19% 5.61% 4.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 6.19% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1 27 27
Worcestershire median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -25.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £48,750
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +13.33%

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 500 436 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 93.11% 90.64% 88.45%
Number of salaries quoted 366 374 434
Worcestershire median annual salary £42,000 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.07% -2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £59,500 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +9.76% -1.20% +1.22%

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

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
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 6 months to 19 January 2019. 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
Redditch -9 1 £30,000 -14.29%
BDD
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, IT jobs citing BDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Worcestershire region with a requirement for BDD.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Multimedia
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

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 1 (100.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (100.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL