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

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 98 81 105
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +24
Permanent jobs citing BDD 42 51 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.78% 2.53% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 2.98% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 40 46 18
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £36,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £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
2042 1713 1587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 86.56% 85.14% 84.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1492 1394 1397
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £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 28 June 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Birmingham

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 (80.18%) TDD
2 84 (75.68%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (58.56%) Git (software)
4 46 (41.44%) Scrum
5 45 (40.54%) .NET
6 43 (38.74%) C#
7 39 (35.14%) Subversion
8 38 (34.23%) MVC
9 37 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 37 (33.33%) Ruby
10 32 (28.83%) Games
11 31 (27.93%) ASP.NET
11 31 (27.93%) ASP.NET MVC
12 29 (26.13%) SQL Server
13 25 (22.52%) C++
13 25 (22.52%) NoSQL
13 25 (22.52%) AngularJS
14 24 (21.62%) WCF
15 23 (20.72%) Selenium
15 23 (20.72%) SQL
16 21 (18.92%) Test Automation
16 21 (18.92%) RESTful
16 21 (18.92%) ASP.NET Web API
16 21 (18.92%) SQL Server 2014
16 21 (18.92%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 21 (18.92%) Node.js
16 21 (18.92%) Web Application Development
17 18 (16.22%) HTML
17 18 (16.22%) E-Commerce
18 16 (14.41%) 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 4 (3.60%) IIS
2 1 (0.90%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (4.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.81%) GitHub
2 4 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (26.13%) SQL Server
2 25 (22.52%) NoSQL
3 21 (18.92%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (3.60%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (3.60%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 65 (58.56%) Git (software)
2 39 (35.14%) Subversion
3 23 (20.72%) Selenium
4 14 (12.61%) WebDriver
5 8 (7.21%) Jenkins
5 8 (7.21%) Visual Studio
6 7 (6.31%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (5.41%) SpecFlow
8 3 (2.70%) MSBuild
9 2 (1.80%) Cucumber
General
1 32 (28.83%) Games
2 14 (12.61%) Finance
2 14 (12.61%) Retail
3 4 (3.60%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.70%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 84 (75.68%) Developer
2 31 (27.93%) .NET Developer
3 21 (18.92%) C++ Developer
4 17 (15.32%) Software Tester
4 17 (15.32%) Tester
5 15 (13.51%) Analyst
5 15 (13.51%) Social Media Developer
6 14 (12.61%) Test Analyst
7 12 (10.81%) Angular Developer
7 12 (10.81%) C# Developer
7 12 (10.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 12 (10.81%) Software Analyst
7 12 (10.81%) Software Test Analyst
8 9 (8.11%) ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 9 (8.11%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (8.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (8.11%) Software Developer
9 8 (7.21%) Automation Test Analyst
9 8 (7.21%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (40.54%) .NET
2 31 (27.93%) ASP.NET
2 31 (27.93%) ASP.NET MVC
3 25 (22.52%) AngularJS
4 24 (21.62%) WCF
5 21 (18.92%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 21 (18.92%) ASP.NET Web API
5 21 (18.92%) Node.js
5 21 (18.92%) RESTful
6 18 (16.22%) HTML
7 16 (14.41%) Ruby on Rails
8 13 (11.71%) .NET Framework
8 13 (11.71%) jQuery
9 12 (10.81%) CSS
9 12 (10.81%) Ember.js
9 12 (10.81%) Haml
9 12 (10.81%) OOCSS
9 12 (10.81%) React
9 12 (10.81%) Sass
10 11 (9.91%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.51%) BBC
1 15 (13.51%) Social Media
2 12 (10.81%) User Experience
3 4 (3.60%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.80%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.90%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.60%) CoreOS
1 4 (3.60%) Linux
1 4 (3.60%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (80.18%) TDD
2 84 (75.68%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (41.44%) Scrum
4 38 (34.23%) MVC
5 21 (18.92%) Test Automation
5 21 (18.92%) Web Application Development
6 18 (16.22%) E-Commerce
7 15 (13.51%) Front End Development
7 15 (13.51%) OO
8 13 (11.71%) Software Testing
9 12 (10.81%) Automation Testing
9 12 (10.81%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
9 12 (10.81%) Migration
10 10 (9.01%) Game Development
11 9 (8.11%) Unit Testing
12 8 (7.21%) Software Engineering
13 6 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (5.41%) Open Source
14 5 (4.50%) Mentoring
14 5 (4.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (38.74%) C#
2 37 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 37 (33.33%) Ruby
3 25 (22.52%) C++
4 23 (20.72%) SQL
5 12 (10.81%) CoffeeScript
5 12 (10.81%) ES6
6 7 (6.31%) T-SQL
7 6 (5.41%) Java
8 4 (3.60%) Groovy
8 4 (3.60%) Scala
9 3 (2.70%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.90%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.90%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.61%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.60%) Puppet
2 1 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (13.51%) Apple
1 15 (13.51%) Facebook
1 15 (13.51%) Google
1 15 (13.51%) Sony
1 15 (13.51%) Yahoo!
2 9 (8.11%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.60%) Snowplow
4 1 (0.90%) HP
4 1 (0.90%) Sitecore
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension + private medical
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits inc. Healthcare
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive (DOE) + 5% Flex Benefits + Pension
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits inc. Healthcare
Posted: 25 days ago