The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 26 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 6 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 4.62% 12.16% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.41% 15.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 0
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
BDD
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
111 116 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 85.38% 78.38% 72.61%
Number of salaries quoted 105 102 101
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

BDD
Salary Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Bolton region.

BDD Salary Trend in Bolton

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing BDD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BDD.

1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (86.67%) TDD
2 13 (86.67%) MVC
2 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 13 (86.67%) .NET
2 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
2 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET
2 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 13 (86.67%) Web Application Development
2 13 (86.67%) AngularJS
2 13 (86.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 13 (86.67%) KnockoutJS
3 11 (73.33%) C#
4 9 (60.00%) Internet
4 9 (60.00%) Node.js
4 9 (60.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 9 (60.00%) WCF
4 9 (60.00%) CQRS
5 4 (26.67%) RESTful
5 4 (26.67%) CSS3
5 4 (26.67%) HTML5
5 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (26.67%) VB.NET
5 4 (26.67%) Finance
5 4 (26.67%) HTML
5 4 (26.67%) CSS
6 2 (13.33%) SQL
6 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
6 2 (13.33%) QA
6 2 (13.33%) Selenium

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing BDD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (60.00%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Selenium
1 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
1 13 (86.67%) .NET Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) .NET
1 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET
1 13 (86.67%) KnockoutJS
1 13 (86.67%) AngularJS
1 13 (86.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (60.00%) WCF
3 4 (26.67%) RESTful
3 4 (26.67%) CSS
3 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (26.67%) HTML5
3 4 (26.67%) CSS3
3 4 (26.67%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (86.67%) TDD
2 13 (86.67%) Web Application Development
2 13 (86.67%) MVC
3 9 (60.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 9 (60.00%) CQRS
4 2 (13.33%) CRUD
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Stress Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 11 (73.33%) C#
3 4 (26.67%) VB.NET
4 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
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