The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 40 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 4 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.37% 1.16% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 1.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
BDD
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
236 205 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 81.10% 79.46% 62.81%
Number of salaries quoted 157 156 101
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

BDD
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Chester region.

BDD Salary Trend in Chester

BDD
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) JDBC
1 4 (100.00%) JSP
1 4 (100.00%) Struts
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Java EE
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) JPA
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (100.00%) Spring Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) Karma Test Runner

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 4 (100.00%) Karma Test Runner
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JDBC
1 4 (100.00%) JSP
1 4 (100.00%) Struts
1 4 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Java EE
1 4 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) JPA
1 4 (100.00%) Spring Integration
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago