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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 103 85 95
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +10
Permanent jobs citing BDD 44 53 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.89% 2.59% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 3.03% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 42 48 24
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +14.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,150 £36,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
1993 1748 1621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 85.76% 85.27% 84.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1460 1430 1412
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 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 26 July 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Birmingham

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 77 (77.00%) TDD
2 65 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (55.00%) Git (software)
4 44 (44.00%) Scrum
5 40 (40.00%) .NET
6 38 (38.00%) C#
6 38 (38.00%) JavaScript
7 37 (37.00%) Ruby
8 32 (32.00%) MVC
9 28 (28.00%) ASP.NET
9 28 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 27 (27.00%) SQL Server
10 27 (27.00%) SQL
11 26 (26.00%) AngularJS
12 24 (24.00%) Subversion
13 22 (22.00%) Selenium
13 22 (22.00%) WCF
13 22 (22.00%) C++
13 22 (22.00%) Node.js
13 22 (22.00%) RESTful
14 20 (20.00%) NoSQL
14 20 (20.00%) E-Commerce
15 19 (19.00%) HTML
15 19 (19.00%) Games
15 19 (19.00%) Web Application Development
15 19 (19.00%) ASP.NET Web API
15 19 (19.00%) SQL Server 2014
15 19 (19.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 17 (17.00%) Test Automation
17 16 (16.00%) CSS

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 4 (4.00%) IIS
2 1 (1.00%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.00%) GitHub
2 1 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (27.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 19 (19.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (7.00%) MySQL
5 4 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (3.00%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.00%) Redis
7 2 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 55 (55.00%) Git (software)
2 24 (24.00%) Subversion
3 22 (22.00%) Selenium
4 13 (13.00%) WebDriver
5 7 (7.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (5.00%) Jenkins
6 5 (5.00%) SpecFlow
7 4 (4.00%) Visual Studio
8 3 (3.00%) Cucumber
8 3 (3.00%) MSBuild
8 3 (3.00%) Vagrant
9 1 (1.00%) HP UFT
General
1 19 (19.00%) Games
2 13 (13.00%) Finance
2 13 (13.00%) Retail
3 7 (7.00%) Music Industry
4 2 (2.00%) Marketing
5 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 73 (73.00%) Developer
2 30 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 16 (16.00%) C++ Developer
4 14 (14.00%) Analyst
5 13 (13.00%) Test Analyst
6 12 (12.00%) Angular Developer
6 12 (12.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 12 (12.00%) Social Media Developer
6 12 (12.00%) Software Tester
6 12 (12.00%) Tester
7 11 (11.00%) Software Analyst
7 11 (11.00%) Software Test Analyst
8 10 (10.00%) C# Developer
9 8 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 8 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (8.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (7.00%) Automation Test Analyst
10 7 (7.00%) Senior Developer
11 6 (6.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (40.00%) .NET
2 28 (28.00%) ASP.NET
2 28 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 26 (26.00%) AngularJS
4 22 (22.00%) Node.js
4 22 (22.00%) RESTful
4 22 (22.00%) WCF
5 19 (19.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 19 (19.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 19 (19.00%) HTML
6 16 (16.00%) CSS
6 16 (16.00%) Ruby on Rails
7 14 (14.00%) .NET Framework
8 13 (13.00%) Entity Framework
9 12 (12.00%) Ember.js
9 12 (12.00%) Haml
9 12 (12.00%) OOCSS
9 12 (12.00%) React
9 12 (12.00%) Sass
10 11 (11.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.00%) BBC
1 12 (12.00%) Social Media
1 12 (12.00%) User Experience
2 4 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.00%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.00%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.00%) CoreOS
1 4 (4.00%) Linux
1 4 (4.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (77.00%) TDD
2 65 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (44.00%) Scrum
4 32 (32.00%) MVC
5 20 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 19 (19.00%) Web Application Development
7 17 (17.00%) Test Automation
8 14 (14.00%) OO
9 13 (13.00%) Front End Development
10 12 (12.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
10 12 (12.00%) Software Testing
11 11 (11.00%) Automation Testing
11 11 (11.00%) Migration
12 8 (8.00%) Game Development
13 7 (7.00%) High Availability
13 7 (7.00%) Software Engineering
13 7 (7.00%) Unit Testing
14 6 (6.00%) Mentoring
15 5 (5.00%) Open Source
15 5 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (38.00%) C#
1 38 (38.00%) JavaScript
2 37 (37.00%) Ruby
3 27 (27.00%) SQL
4 22 (22.00%) C++
5 14 (14.00%) ES6
6 12 (12.00%) CoffeeScript
7 7 (7.00%) T-SQL
8 6 (6.00%) Java
9 3 (3.00%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.00%) C
9 3 (3.00%) Go
9 3 (3.00%) PHP
9 3 (3.00%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.00%) Groovy
10 1 (1.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.00%) ISEB
2 1 (1.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (5.00%) Puppet
2 3 (3.00%) Ansible
3 1 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (12.00%) Apple
1 12 (12.00%) Facebook
1 12 (12.00%) Google
1 12 (12.00%) Sony
1 12 (12.00%) Yahoo!
2 11 (11.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.00%) Snowplow
4 1 (1.00%) HP
4 1 (1.00%) Sitecore
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