The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 24 15 22
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Permanent jobs citing BDD 3 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.19% 15.18% 5.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.42% 18.68% 5.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 9
Median salary £36,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.88% +12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
124 91 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 90.51% 81.25% 85.39%
Number of salaries quoted 87 80 128
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Chester region with a requirement for BDD.

1 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Spring Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) iBATIS
3 2 (40.00%) Spring MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) JUnit
4 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) OOD
4 1 (20.00%) B2B
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JUnit
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Tester
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) QA Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Software QA Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) iBATIS
2 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) Spring Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) B2B
4 1 (20.00%) Business Development
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) OOD
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
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