The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 20 27 32
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs citing BDD 18 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 12.33% 2.75% 5.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.85% 3.37% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 8
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
130 89 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 89.04% 81.65% 85.91%
Number of salaries quoted 104 83 109
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

The demand trend of job ads across the Bolton region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Bolton

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 31 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 Bolton region with a requirement for BDD.

1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (94.74%) TDD
2 18 (94.74%) MVC
2 18 (94.74%) C#
2 18 (94.74%) .NET
3 17 (89.47%) ASP.NET
4 16 (84.21%) OO
4 16 (84.21%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (78.95%) Internet
6 14 (73.68%) Games
6 14 (73.68%) SQL Server
6 14 (73.68%) CQRS
6 14 (73.68%) Web Application Development
6 14 (73.68%) WCF
6 14 (73.68%) Domain-Driven Design
6 14 (73.68%) SQL Server 2014
6 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 4 (21.05%) SOLID
7 4 (21.05%) NHibernate
7 4 (21.05%) jQuery
7 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
7 4 (21.05%) Entity Framework
7 4 (21.05%) HTML
7 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
7 4 (21.05%) CSS
7 4 (21.05%) Scrum
8 3 (15.79%) OOP
8 3 (15.79%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (15.79%) Web Development
8 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (73.68%) SQL Server
1 14 (73.68%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Selenium
1 1 (5.26%) Selenium IDE
1 1 (5.26%) SpecFlow
1 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (73.68%) Games
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
2 15 (78.95%) .NET Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (10.53%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (5.26%) Junior
4 1 (5.26%) Junior Test Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (94.74%) .NET
2 17 (89.47%) ASP.NET
3 16 (84.21%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 14 (73.68%) WCF
5 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
5 4 (21.05%) CSS
5 4 (21.05%) Entity Framework
5 4 (21.05%) HTML
5 4 (21.05%) jQuery
5 4 (21.05%) NHibernate
6 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
6 3 (15.79%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (10.53%) HTML5
8 1 (5.26%) Ajax
8 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (5.26%) CSS3
8 1 (5.26%) JSON
8 1 (5.26%) REST
8 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) Blog
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (94.74%) MVC
2 18 (94.74%) TDD
3 16 (84.21%) OO
4 14 (73.68%) CQRS
4 14 (73.68%) Domain-Driven Design
4 14 (73.68%) Web Application Development
5 4 (21.05%) Scrum
5 4 (21.05%) SOLID
6 3 (15.79%) OOP
6 3 (15.79%) Web Development
7 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
7 2 (10.53%) Front End Development
7 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
7 2 (10.53%) Prototyping
7 2 (10.53%) Wireframes
8 1 (5.26%) B2B
8 1 (5.26%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 1 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (5.26%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) C#
2 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
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