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

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 23 26 25
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing BDD 6 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 5.56% 4.88% 11.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.83% 5.61% 14.17%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 18
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 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
103 107 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 95.37% 86.99% 83.01%
Number of salaries quoted 89 102 115
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 27 June 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Bolton

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 27 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 Bolton region with a requirement for BDD.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) MVC
3 5 (71.43%) Games
3 5 (71.43%) OO
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 5 (71.43%) Internet
3 5 (71.43%) WCF
3 5 (71.43%) Domain-Driven Design
3 5 (71.43%) CQRS
3 5 (71.43%) Web Application Development
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) RESTful
4 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) webMethods
4 1 (14.29%) Spring
4 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) Selenium

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium IDE
1 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
1 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (71.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 5 (71.43%) WCF
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
3 5 (71.43%) CQRS
3 5 (71.43%) Domain-Driven Design
3 5 (71.43%) MVC
3 5 (71.43%) OO
3 5 (71.43%) Web Application Development
4 1 (14.29%) B2B
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) webMethods
Bolton, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago