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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 89 69 96
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +27
Permanent jobs citing BDD 62 56 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.49% 2.98% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.85% 3.44% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 61 55 31
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +6.09%
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
2172 1630 1958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 87.16% 86.66% 85.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1583 1374 1699
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £68,000
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 28 September 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Birmingham

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 (73.08%) TDD
2 61 (58.65%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (51.92%) JavaScript
4 50 (48.08%) C#
4 50 (48.08%) Scrum
4 50 (48.08%) Git (software)
5 40 (38.46%) .NET
6 39 (37.50%) Ruby
7 33 (31.73%) AngularJS
8 32 (30.77%) Node.js
8 32 (30.77%) Selenium
9 30 (28.85%) RESTful
10 29 (27.88%) SQL
11 28 (26.92%) HTML
11 28 (26.92%) ASP.NET
11 28 (26.92%) MVC
11 28 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC
12 27 (25.96%) SQL Server
13 25 (24.04%) CSS
13 25 (24.04%) Entity Framework
14 24 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
15 23 (22.12%) ASP.NET Web API
15 23 (22.12%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 22 (21.15%) SQL Server 2014
16 22 (21.15%) Web Application Development
16 22 (21.15%) NoSQL
16 22 (21.15%) WCF
17 18 (17.31%) Continuous Integration
17 18 (17.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 18 (17.31%) ES6

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 (4.81%) CMS
2 2 (1.92%) Mule
2 2 (1.92%) Mule ESB
2 2 (1.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (1.92%) Fireworks
1 2 (1.92%) InDesign
1 2 (1.92%) InVision
1 2 (1.92%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.65%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (25.96%) SQL Server
2 22 (21.15%) NoSQL
2 22 (21.15%) SQL Server 2014
3 15 (14.42%) MySQL
4 9 (8.65%) Relational Database
5 6 (5.77%) MongoDB
5 6 (5.77%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (5.77%) Redis
6 1 (0.96%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 50 (48.08%) Git (software)
2 32 (30.77%) Selenium
3 16 (15.38%) Jenkins
4 15 (14.42%) SpecFlow
5 14 (13.46%) WebDriver
6 9 (8.65%) Subversion
7 7 (6.73%) Cucumber
8 6 (5.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (5.77%) HP UFT
8 6 (5.77%) Travis CI
8 6 (5.77%) Vagrant
9 4 (3.85%) Appium
10 2 (1.92%) Axure RP
10 2 (1.92%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 2 (1.92%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.96%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (15.38%) Music Industry
2 13 (12.50%) Finance
3 6 (5.77%) Games
3 6 (5.77%) Retail
4 5 (4.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 75 (72.12%) Developer
2 34 (32.69%) .NET Developer
3 13 (12.50%) Tester
4 10 (9.62%) Analyst
5 9 (8.65%) Angular Developer
5 9 (8.65%) Developer in Test
5 9 (8.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 9 (8.65%) Test Analyst
6 8 (7.69%) Selenium Tester
7 7 (6.73%) C# Developer
7 7 (6.73%) Software Analyst
7 7 (6.73%) Software Test Analyst
7 7 (6.73%) Software Tester
8 6 (5.77%) Java Developer
8 6 (5.77%) PHP Developer
8 6 (5.77%) Senior Developer
8 6 (5.77%) Senior Tester
8 6 (5.77%) Social Media Developer
8 6 (5.77%) Software Developer
9 5 (4.81%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (38.46%) .NET
2 33 (31.73%) AngularJS
3 32 (30.77%) Node.js
4 30 (28.85%) RESTful
5 28 (26.92%) ASP.NET
5 28 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC
5 28 (26.92%) HTML
6 25 (24.04%) CSS
6 25 (24.04%) Entity Framework
7 24 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
8 23 (22.12%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 23 (22.12%) ASP.NET Web API
9 22 (21.15%) WCF
10 18 (17.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 17 (16.35%) .NET Framework
12 16 (15.38%) Code First Entity Framework
13 13 (12.50%) React
13 13 (12.50%) Sass
14 12 (11.54%) Ruby on Rails
15 11 (10.58%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.54%) User Experience
2 6 (5.77%) BBC
2 6 (5.77%) Social Media
3 3 (2.88%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.92%) mHealth
5 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.96%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.88%) CoreOS
1 3 (2.88%) Linux
1 3 (2.88%) Ubuntu
2 2 (1.92%) Android
2 2 (1.92%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.92%) Windows
2 2 (1.92%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (73.08%) TDD
2 61 (58.65%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (48.08%) Scrum
4 28 (26.92%) MVC
5 22 (21.15%) Web Application Development
6 18 (17.31%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (16.35%) Unit Testing
8 16 (15.38%) High Availability
8 16 (15.38%) OO
9 15 (14.42%) E-Commerce
10 14 (13.46%) Test Automation
11 10 (9.62%) Automated Testing
11 10 (9.62%) Front End Development
12 9 (8.65%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
13 8 (7.69%) Automation Testing
13 8 (7.69%) Integration Testing
13 8 (7.69%) Mobile Development
13 8 (7.69%) Software Testing
14 7 (6.73%) Migration
14 7 (6.73%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 54 (51.92%) JavaScript
2 50 (48.08%) C#
3 39 (37.50%) Ruby
4 29 (27.88%) SQL
5 18 (17.31%) ES6
6 14 (13.46%) Java
7 12 (11.54%) PHP
8 11 (10.58%) C++
9 9 (8.65%) CoffeeScript
10 6 (5.77%) Bash Shell
10 6 (5.77%) Go
11 5 (4.81%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.96%) Degree
2 1 (0.96%) ISEB
2 1 (0.96%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.46%) QA
2 1 (0.96%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (5.77%) Ansible
2 4 (3.85%) Puppet
3 1 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (8.65%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.69%) Google
3 6 (5.77%) Apple
3 6 (5.77%) Facebook
3 6 (5.77%) Sony
3 6 (5.77%) Yahoo!
4 3 (2.88%) Snowplow
5 2 (1.92%) Adobe
5 2 (1.92%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.96%) HP
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: 25000-35000 Per Annum
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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