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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 29 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 5 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 3.52% 4.60% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.10% 6.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 0
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
122 128 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 85.92% 73.56% 75.19%
Number of salaries quoted 108 124 92
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

BDD Salary Histogram in Bolton

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 25 (100.00%) TDD
2 24 (96.00%) MVC
3 20 (80.00%) C#
3 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (76.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (76.00%) .NET
4 19 (76.00%) SQL Server
4 19 (76.00%) ASP.NET
5 18 (72.00%) WCF
5 18 (72.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 17 (68.00%) CQRS
6 17 (68.00%) Web Application Development
6 17 (68.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 17 (68.00%) MCTS
6 17 (68.00%) Domain-Driven Design
6 17 (68.00%) Razor View Engine
6 17 (68.00%) MCP
6 17 (68.00%) MCAD
6 17 (68.00%) MCSD
6 17 (68.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (32.00%) SQL
8 6 (24.00%) Java
9 5 (20.00%) Tomcat
9 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
9 5 (20.00%) HTTP
10 4 (16.00%) Retail
11 3 (12.00%) Web Development
11 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
12 2 (8.00%) Systems Analysis
12 2 (8.00%) Objective-C

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (76.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (68.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) NUnit
2 1 (4.00%) Selenium
2 1 (4.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (4.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (4.00%) Moq
2 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (4.00%) ReSharper
2 1 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 4 (16.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (96.00%) Developer
2 18 (72.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Web Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Java Web Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Java Web Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (76.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 19 (76.00%) .NET
1 19 (76.00%) ASP.NET
2 18 (72.00%) WCF
2 18 (72.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 17 (68.00%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (8.00%) RESTful
4 2 (8.00%) NHibernate
5 1 (4.00%) Dojo
5 1 (4.00%) Castle Windsor
5 1 (4.00%) jQuery
5 1 (4.00%) COM+
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) TDD
2 24 (96.00%) MVC
3 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (68.00%) CQRS
4 17 (68.00%) Web Application Development
4 17 (68.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (12.00%) Web Development
7 2 (8.00%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (8.00%) SEO
7 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
8 1 (4.00%) Automated Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Pair Programming
8 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Test Management
8 1 (4.00%) OO
8 1 (4.00%) OOD
8 1 (4.00%) Scrum
8 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) C#
2 8 (32.00%) SQL
3 6 (24.00%) Java
4 2 (8.00%) Objective-C
4 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.00%) C++
5 1 (4.00%) Python
5 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (68.00%) MCTS
1 17 (68.00%) MCP
1 17 (68.00%) MCAD
1 17 (68.00%) MCSD
1 17 (68.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
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