The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 92 92 110
Rank change year-on-year
0 +18
Permanent jobs citing BDD 51 38 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.13% 2.12% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.47% 2.48% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 48 33 10
Median salary £39,500 £37,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £25,000 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £52,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,250 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.50% +3.04%
BDD
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2065 1532 1569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 86.37% 85.59% 84.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1509 1232 1385
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

BDD
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

BDD Salary Trend in Birmingham

BDD
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Birmingham

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for BDD.

1 94 (81.74%) TDD
2 93 (80.87%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (60.87%) Git (software)
4 48 (41.74%) .NET
5 46 (40.00%) C#
6 43 (37.39%) MVC
6 43 (37.39%) Scrum
7 41 (35.65%) Ruby
8 40 (34.78%) Subversion
9 39 (33.91%) JavaScript
10 38 (33.04%) Games
11 35 (30.43%) ASP.NET
11 35 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
12 33 (28.70%) SQL Server
13 30 (26.09%) NoSQL
14 29 (25.22%) WCF
15 26 (22.61%) RESTful
15 26 (22.61%) C++
15 26 (22.61%) Node.js
15 26 (22.61%) Web Application Development
15 26 (22.61%) AngularJS
15 26 (22.61%) ASP.NET Web API
15 26 (22.61%) SQL Server 2014
15 26 (22.61%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 23 (20.00%) SQL
17 22 (19.13%) Selenium
18 20 (17.39%) Test Automation
19 19 (16.52%) HTML
20 18 (15.65%) Apple
20 18 (15.65%) OO

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 26 (22.61%) Node.js
2 4 (3.48%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.57%) GitHub
2 4 (3.48%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (28.70%) SQL Server
2 30 (26.09%) NoSQL
3 26 (22.61%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (3.48%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (3.48%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 70 (60.87%) Git (software)
2 40 (34.78%) Subversion
3 22 (19.13%) Selenium
4 15 (13.04%) WebDriver
5 9 (7.83%) Visual Studio
6 7 (6.09%) SpecFlow
7 6 (5.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (4.35%) Jenkins
9 3 (2.61%) MSBuild
10 2 (1.74%) Cucumber
General
1 38 (33.04%) Games
2 15 (13.04%) Retail
3 12 (10.43%) Finance
4 4 (3.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 85 (73.91%) Developer
2 35 (30.43%) .NET Developer
3 22 (19.13%) C++ Developer
4 19 (16.52%) Software Tester
4 19 (16.52%) Tester
5 18 (15.65%) Social Media Developer
6 16 (13.91%) Analyst
7 15 (13.04%) Test Analyst
8 13 (11.30%) Software Analyst
8 13 (11.30%) Software Test Analyst
9 11 (9.57%) Angular Developer
9 11 (9.57%) C# Developer
9 11 (9.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 9 (7.83%) ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (7.83%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 9 (7.83%) C# .NET Developer
10 9 (7.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (7.83%) Software Developer
11 8 (6.96%) Automation Test Analyst
11 8 (6.96%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (41.74%) .NET
2 35 (30.43%) ASP.NET
2 35 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 29 (25.22%) WCF
4 26 (22.61%) AngularJS
4 26 (22.61%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 26 (22.61%) ASP.NET Web API
4 26 (22.61%) RESTful
5 19 (16.52%) HTML
6 15 (13.04%) Ruby on Rails
7 14 (12.17%) .NET Framework
8 13 (11.30%) CSS
8 13 (11.30%) jQuery
9 12 (10.43%) Entity Framework
10 11 (9.57%) Ember.js
10 11 (9.57%) Haml
10 11 (9.57%) HTML5
10 11 (9.57%) OOCSS
10 11 (9.57%) React
10 11 (9.57%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.65%) BBC
1 18 (15.65%) Social Media
2 11 (9.57%) User Experience
3 4 (3.48%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.74%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.87%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.48%) CoreOS
1 4 (3.48%) Linux
1 4 (3.48%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (81.74%) TDD
2 93 (80.87%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (37.39%) MVC
3 43 (37.39%) Scrum
4 26 (22.61%) Web Application Development
5 20 (17.39%) Test Automation
6 18 (15.65%) E-Commerce
6 18 (15.65%) OO
7 14 (12.17%) Front End Development
7 14 (12.17%) Software Testing
8 13 (11.30%) Automation Testing
8 13 (11.30%) Migration
9 11 (9.57%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
9 11 (9.57%) Game Development
10 8 (6.96%) Software Engineering
11 7 (6.09%) Unit Testing
12 6 (5.22%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (5.22%) Open Source
13 5 (4.35%) Mentoring
13 5 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 46 (40.00%) C#
2 41 (35.65%) Ruby
3 39 (33.91%) JavaScript
4 26 (22.61%) C++
5 23 (20.00%) SQL
6 11 (9.57%) CoffeeScript
6 11 (9.57%) ES6
7 7 (6.09%) T-SQL
8 6 (5.22%) Java
9 4 (3.48%) Groovy
9 4 (3.48%) Scala
10 3 (2.61%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.87%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.87%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.04%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.48%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.48%) Puppet
2 1 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (15.65%) Apple
1 18 (15.65%) Facebook
1 18 (15.65%) Google
1 18 (15.65%) Sony
1 18 (15.65%) Yahoo!
2 9 (7.83%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.48%) Snowplow
4 1 (0.87%) HP
4 1 (0.87%) Sitecore
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