The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bolton region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BDD 17 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 11.11% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.41% - -
Number of salaries quoted 17 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
118 109 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 77.12% 65.27% 72.78%
Number of salaries quoted 99 101 110
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
BDD
Manchester

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 25 July 2014, 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 38 (97.44%) MVC
1 38 (97.44%) TDD
2 34 (87.18%) C#
3 33 (84.62%) .NET
3 33 (84.62%) ASP.NET
3 33 (84.62%) ASP.NET MVC
4 31 (79.49%) SQL Server
4 31 (79.49%) WCF
5 30 (76.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 25 (64.10%) MCTS
6 25 (64.10%) MCP
6 25 (64.10%) MCAD
6 25 (64.10%) MCSD
6 25 (64.10%) Microsoft Certification
6 25 (64.10%) Razor View Engine
6 25 (64.10%) CQRS
6 25 (64.10%) Web Application Development
6 25 (64.10%) SQL Server 2012
6 25 (64.10%) Domain-Driven Design
7 14 (35.90%) SQL
8 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
9 6 (15.38%) Java
9 6 (15.38%) NHibernate
9 6 (15.38%) QA
9 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (15.38%) TeamCity
9 6 (15.38%) jQuery
9 6 (15.38%) NUnit
10 5 (12.82%) Pair Programming
10 5 (12.82%) Dojo

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 5 (12.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (79.49%) SQL Server
2 25 (64.10%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) NUnit
1 6 (15.38%) TeamCity
2 5 (12.82%) Mercurial
2 5 (12.82%) ReSharper
2 5 (12.82%) Moq
2 5 (12.82%) SpecFlow
2 5 (12.82%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.56%) Selenium
3 1 (2.56%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (10.26%) Retail
2 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 38 (97.44%) Developer
2 27 (69.23%) .NET Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Web Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Senior Web Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Software Developer
5 4 (10.26%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Java Web Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Java Web Developer
7 1 (2.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.56%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (2.56%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.56%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (2.56%) C Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (84.62%) .NET
1 33 (84.62%) ASP.NET
1 33 (84.62%) ASP.NET MVC
2 31 (79.49%) WCF
3 30 (76.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 25 (64.10%) Razor View Engine
5 6 (15.38%) jQuery
5 6 (15.38%) NHibernate
6 5 (12.82%) COM+
6 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (12.82%) Dojo
6 5 (12.82%) Castle Windsor
7 2 (5.13%) RESTful
7 2 (5.13%) HTML
7 2 (5.13%) XML
8 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.56%) CSS
8 1 (2.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Android
1 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (97.44%) MVC
1 38 (97.44%) TDD
2 25 (64.10%) Domain-Driven Design
2 25 (64.10%) CQRS
2 25 (64.10%) Web Application Development
3 5 (12.82%) Pair Programming
3 5 (12.82%) OO
3 5 (12.82%) E-Commerce
3 5 (12.82%) OOD
3 5 (12.82%) Service Delivery
4 3 (7.69%) Web Development
5 2 (5.13%) SEO
5 2 (5.13%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (5.13%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.56%) Scrum
6 1 (2.56%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.56%) Performance Testing
6 1 (2.56%) Manual Testing
6 1 (2.56%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.56%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (87.18%) C#
2 14 (35.90%) SQL
3 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
4 6 (15.38%) Java
5 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.13%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (64.10%) MCP
1 25 (64.10%) MCAD
1 25 (64.10%) MCSD
1 25 (64.10%) Microsoft Certification
1 25 (64.10%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.56%) Google