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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 101 75 108
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +33
Permanent jobs citing BDD 50 52 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.09% 2.71% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.42% 3.18% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 49 52 23
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -22.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
2070 1637 1835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 86.57% 85.39% 84.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1491 1377 1579
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
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 29 August 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Birmingham

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 76 (76.77%) TDD
2 56 (56.57%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (53.54%) Git (software)
4 49 (49.49%) JavaScript
5 47 (47.47%) Scrum
6 43 (43.43%) C#
7 40 (40.40%) Ruby
8 37 (37.37%) .NET
9 31 (31.31%) AngularJS
10 28 (28.28%) SQL
11 27 (27.27%) MVC
11 27 (27.27%) Node.js
12 26 (26.26%) RESTful
12 26 (26.26%) ASP.NET MVC
12 26 (26.26%) ASP.NET
12 26 (26.26%) Selenium
13 25 (25.25%) SQL Server
14 24 (24.24%) HTML
15 22 (22.22%) CSS
16 21 (21.21%) Entity Framework
17 20 (20.20%) WCF
18 19 (19.19%) NoSQL
18 19 (19.19%) Web Application Development
18 19 (19.19%) ASP.NET Web API
18 19 (19.19%) ES6
18 19 (19.19%) SQL Server 2014
18 19 (19.19%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 18 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
20 17 (17.17%) C++
21 16 (16.16%) Ruby on Rails

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 3 (3.03%) CMS
2 2 (2.02%) IIS
2 2 (2.02%) Mule
2 2 (2.02%) Mule ESB
3 1 (1.01%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.12%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (25.25%) SQL Server
2 19 (19.19%) NoSQL
2 19 (19.19%) SQL Server 2014
3 13 (13.13%) MySQL
4 7 (7.07%) Relational Database
5 6 (6.06%) MongoDB
5 6 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (6.06%) Redis
6 2 (2.02%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 53 (53.54%) Git (software)
2 26 (26.26%) Selenium
3 14 (14.14%) Subversion
4 13 (13.13%) Jenkins
5 12 (12.12%) SpecFlow
6 10 (10.10%) WebDriver
7 6 (6.06%) Vagrant
8 4 (4.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (4.04%) Cucumber
8 4 (4.04%) HP UFT
8 4 (4.04%) Travis CI
9 3 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.01%) Appium
10 1 (1.01%) MSBuild
10 1 (1.01%) PHPUnit
10 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (12.12%) Finance
1 12 (12.12%) Music Industry
2 9 (9.09%) Games
2 9 (9.09%) Retail
3 5 (5.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 74 (74.75%) Developer
2 31 (31.31%) .NET Developer
3 12 (12.12%) Angular Developer
3 12 (12.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 10 (10.10%) Analyst
4 10 (10.10%) Tester
5 9 (9.09%) C++ Developer
5 9 (9.09%) Test Analyst
6 8 (8.08%) C# Developer
7 7 (7.07%) Social Media Developer
7 7 (7.07%) Software Analyst
7 7 (7.07%) Software Developer
7 7 (7.07%) Software Test Analyst
7 7 (7.07%) Software Tester
8 6 (6.06%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 6 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (6.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (6.06%) Developer in Test
8 6 (6.06%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (37.37%) .NET
2 31 (31.31%) AngularJS
3 27 (27.27%) Node.js
4 26 (26.26%) ASP.NET
4 26 (26.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (26.26%) RESTful
5 24 (24.24%) HTML
6 22 (22.22%) CSS
7 21 (21.21%) Entity Framework
8 20 (20.20%) WCF
9 19 (19.19%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 19 (19.19%) ASP.NET Web API
10 18 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
11 16 (16.16%) Ruby on Rails
12 15 (15.15%) .NET Framework
13 14 (14.14%) React
13 14 (14.14%) Sass
14 12 (12.12%) Code First Entity Framework
14 12 (12.12%) Ember.js
14 12 (12.12%) OOCSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.12%) User Experience
2 7 (7.07%) BBC
2 7 (7.07%) Social Media
3 2 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.01%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.04%) CoreOS
1 4 (4.04%) Linux
1 4 (4.04%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (76.77%) TDD
2 56 (56.57%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (47.47%) Scrum
4 27 (27.27%) MVC
5 19 (19.19%) Web Application Development
6 15 (15.15%) E-Commerce
7 14 (14.14%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (14.14%) OO
8 13 (13.13%) Front End Development
8 13 (13.13%) Test Automation
9 12 (12.12%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
9 12 (12.12%) High Availability
9 12 (12.12%) Unit Testing
10 8 (8.08%) Automation Testing
10 8 (8.08%) Software Testing
11 7 (7.07%) Automated Testing
11 7 (7.07%) Migration
11 7 (7.07%) Open Source
12 6 (6.06%) Integration Testing
12 6 (6.06%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 49 (49.49%) JavaScript
2 43 (43.43%) C#
3 40 (40.40%) Ruby
4 28 (28.28%) SQL
5 19 (19.19%) ES6
6 17 (17.17%) C++
7 12 (12.12%) CoffeeScript
8 11 (11.11%) Java
9 9 (9.09%) PHP
10 6 (6.06%) Bash Shell
10 6 (6.06%) Go
11 5 (5.05%) C
12 3 (3.03%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.01%) Degree
2 1 (1.01%) ISEB
2 1 (1.01%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.13%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.05%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (6.06%) Ansible
2 5 (5.05%) Puppet
3 1 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.07%) Apple
2 7 (7.07%) Facebook
2 7 (7.07%) Google
2 7 (7.07%) Sony
2 7 (7.07%) Yahoo!
3 4 (4.04%) Snowplow
4 1 (1.01%) HP
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits inc. Healthcare
Posted: 27 days ago