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

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 28 25 22
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing BDD 9 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 6.08% 4.72% 11.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.52% 5.71% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 9 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
138 105 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 93.24% 82.68% 82.24%
Number of salaries quoted 118 99 105
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
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 23 July 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Bolton

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 23 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 Bolton region with a requirement for BDD.

1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) TDD
2 9 (90.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (80.00%) MVC
3 8 (80.00%) Games
3 8 (80.00%) OO
3 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (80.00%) Internet
3 8 (80.00%) WCF
3 8 (80.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 8 (80.00%) CQRS
3 8 (80.00%) Web Application Development
3 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) RESTful
4 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) webMethods
4 1 (10.00%) Spring
4 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) 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 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium IDE
1 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (80.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Junior
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 8 (80.00%) WCF
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE
3 1 (10.00%) RESTful
3 1 (10.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) Spring
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) TDD
3 8 (80.00%) CQRS
3 8 (80.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 8 (80.00%) MVC
3 8 (80.00%) OO
3 8 (80.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (10.00%) B2B
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) webMethods
Bolton, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
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