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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 28 28 23
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing BDD 1 6 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 1.03% 4.65% 16.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 5.13% 17.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 27
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
89 117 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 91.75% 90.70% 90.42%
Number of salaries quoted 67 109 144
Median salary £35,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.47% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) CQRS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) webMethods

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 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) CQRS
2 1 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) webMethods
Bolton, Lancashire
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