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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 75 69 99
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +30
Permanent jobs citing BDD 70 61 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.05% 3.23% 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.46% 3.74% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 63 60 44
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,675 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
2025 1629 1906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 88.24% 86.33% 86.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1510 1367 1715
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 5 December 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Birmingham

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 89 (74.17%) TDD
2 81 (67.50%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (56.67%) C#
4 61 (50.83%) JavaScript
5 57 (47.50%) .NET
6 47 (39.17%) Scrum
6 47 (39.17%) Git (software)
7 39 (32.50%) RESTful
7 39 (32.50%) Selenium
7 39 (32.50%) MVC
8 38 (31.67%) ASP.NET
9 37 (30.83%) ASP.NET MVC
10 35 (29.17%) HTML
11 34 (28.33%) Java
11 34 (28.33%) SQL
11 34 (28.33%) Continuous Integration
12 33 (27.50%) KnockoutJS
12 33 (27.50%) CSS
13 32 (26.67%) Entity Framework
13 32 (26.67%) Node.js
14 31 (25.83%) AngularJS
15 29 (24.17%) SQL Server
16 28 (23.33%) E-Commerce
16 28 (23.33%) Ruby
17 27 (22.50%) Jenkins
17 27 (22.50%) ASP.NET Web API
18 25 (20.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 24 (20.00%) QA
20 23 (19.17%) WCF
20 23 (19.17%) .NET Framework

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 5 (4.17%) CMS
2 3 (2.50%) WordPress
3 2 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.67%) Mule
3 2 (1.67%) Mule ESB
4 1 (0.83%) Apache
4 1 (0.83%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.83%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.83%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (3.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (3.33%) Fireworks
1 4 (3.33%) InVision
1 4 (3.33%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.67%) InDesign
3 1 (0.83%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.17%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (24.17%) SQL Server
2 22 (18.33%) NoSQL
2 22 (18.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 14 (11.67%) MySQL
4 10 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 8 (6.67%) MongoDB
6 6 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (5.00%) Redis
7 2 (1.67%) Big Data
8 1 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.83%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.83%) Flink
8 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.83%) Impala
8 1 (0.83%) OLAP
8 1 (0.83%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (0.83%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.83%) Riak
Development Applications
1 47 (39.17%) Git (software)
2 39 (32.50%) Selenium
3 27 (22.50%) Jenkins
4 20 (16.67%) SpecFlow
5 16 (13.33%) WebDriver
6 15 (12.50%) JUnit
7 9 (7.50%) Maven
8 8 (6.67%) DbUnit
8 8 (6.67%) jMock
8 8 (6.67%) Mockito
8 8 (6.67%) SonarQube
9 7 (5.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (5.83%) Cucumber
9 7 (5.83%) HP UFT
9 7 (5.83%) Subversion
9 7 (5.83%) TestNG
10 6 (5.00%) Travis CI
10 6 (5.00%) Vagrant
11 5 (4.17%) Appium
12 4 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (18.33%) Music Industry
2 21 (17.50%) Finance
3 12 (10.00%) Marketing
4 6 (5.00%) Retail
5 2 (1.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 88 (73.33%) Developer
2 38 (31.67%) .NET Developer
3 23 (19.17%) Java Developer
4 20 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 18 (15.00%) Tester
6 15 (12.50%) C# Developer
7 12 (10.00%) Developer in Test
8 11 (9.17%) Senior Tester
9 10 (8.33%) Junior
9 10 (8.33%) Junior Developer
10 8 (6.67%) Automation Tester
10 8 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
11 7 (5.83%) Graduate C# Developer
11 7 (5.83%) Graduate Developer
11 7 (5.83%) Graduate Java Developer
11 7 (5.83%) Graduate Python Developer
11 7 (5.83%) Junior C# Developer
11 7 (5.83%) Junior Python Developer
11 7 (5.83%) PHP Developer
11 7 (5.83%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (47.50%) .NET
2 39 (32.50%) RESTful
3 38 (31.67%) ASP.NET
4 37 (30.83%) ASP.NET MVC
5 35 (29.17%) HTML
6 33 (27.50%) CSS
6 33 (27.50%) KnockoutJS
7 32 (26.67%) Entity Framework
7 32 (26.67%) Node.js
8 31 (25.83%) AngularJS
9 27 (22.50%) ASP.NET Web API
10 25 (20.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 23 (19.17%) .NET Framework
11 23 (19.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 23 (19.17%) WCF
12 22 (18.33%) Code First Entity Framework
13 19 (15.83%) Web Services
14 17 (14.17%) REST
15 15 (12.50%) J2EE
16 13 (10.83%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.83%) User Experience
2 6 (5.00%) Fintech
3 3 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.67%) mHealth
4 2 (1.67%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.83%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.83%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.83%) Linux
2 4 (3.33%) Windows
3 2 (1.67%) Android
3 2 (1.67%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.67%) Unix
3 2 (1.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (74.17%) TDD
2 81 (67.50%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (39.17%) Scrum
4 39 (32.50%) MVC
5 34 (28.33%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (23.33%) E-Commerce
7 22 (18.33%) High Availability
7 22 (18.33%) Web Application Development
8 21 (17.50%) Unit Testing
9 20 (16.67%) OO
10 18 (15.00%) Test Automation
11 16 (13.33%) Mentoring
12 15 (12.50%) Automated Testing
13 11 (9.17%) Software Engineering
14 10 (8.33%) Automation Testing
14 10 (8.33%) Open Source
15 9 (7.50%) Integration Testing
16 8 (6.67%) Kanban
16 8 (6.67%) Mobile Development
16 8 (6.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 68 (56.67%) C#
2 61 (50.83%) JavaScript
3 34 (28.33%) Java
3 34 (28.33%) SQL
4 28 (23.33%) Ruby
5 13 (10.83%) PHP
6 9 (7.50%) ES6
7 7 (5.83%) C++
7 7 (5.83%) Python
8 6 (5.00%) Bash Shell
8 6 (5.00%) C
8 6 (5.00%) Go
9 3 (2.50%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.67%) Perl
10 2 (1.67%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.83%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (8.33%) Degree
2 8 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 8 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.67%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (0.83%) ISEB
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (20.00%) QA
2 5 (4.17%) SDET
System Software
1 8 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (6.67%) vSphere
2 1 (0.83%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.83%) Docker
2 1 (0.83%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (5.00%) Ansible
2 1 (0.83%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.83%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (6.67%) VMware
2 6 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.17%) Google
4 4 (3.33%) Adobe
5 2 (1.67%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle
6 1 (0.83%) Tableau
6 1 (0.83%) Vertica
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