The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 72 70 55
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Permanent jobs citing BDD 4 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.52% 0.46% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.53% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Average salary £44,500 £75,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.66% +87.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
BDD
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
672 570 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 87.84% 86.76% 82.72%
Number of salaries quoted 563 466 338
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

BDD
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

BDD Salary Trend in Coventry

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (92.86%) TDD
2 11 (78.57%) Scrum
2 11 (78.57%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (71.43%) Selenium
3 10 (71.43%) REST
4 9 (64.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (64.29%) QA
4 9 (64.29%) Test Scripting
4 9 (64.29%) Software Testing
4 9 (64.29%) ISTQB
4 9 (64.29%) Test Automation
4 9 (64.29%) RSpec
4 9 (64.29%) Cucumber
5 8 (57.14%) Bash Shell
5 8 (57.14%) Mercurial
5 8 (57.14%) Ruby
5 8 (57.14%) JIRA
5 8 (57.14%) WATIR
5 8 (57.14%) Perl
5 8 (57.14%) Ant
5 8 (57.14%) SOAP
5 8 (57.14%) Retail
5 8 (57.14%) QA Automation
5 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
5 8 (57.14%) Hudson
5 8 (57.14%) Jenkins
5 8 (57.14%) Automation Testing
6 3 (21.43%) JavaScript

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 2 (14.29%) JBoss
1 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (7.14%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Selenium
2 9 (64.29%) Cucumber
2 9 (64.29%) RSpec
3 8 (57.14%) Ant
3 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 8 (57.14%) Hudson
3 8 (57.14%) Jenkins
3 8 (57.14%) JIRA
3 8 (57.14%) Mercurial
3 8 (57.14%) WATIR
4 2 (14.29%) JUnit
4 2 (14.29%) Maven
5 1 (7.14%) Concordion
5 1 (7.14%) Grunt
5 1 (7.14%) gulp
5 1 (7.14%) Jasmine
5 1 (7.14%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (7.14%) Mocha
5 1 (7.14%) Protractor
5 1 (7.14%) Robot Framework
General
1 8 (57.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
1 8 (57.14%) Automation Analyst
1 8 (57.14%) Automation Test Analyst
1 8 (57.14%) QA Analyst
1 8 (57.14%) QA Test Analyst
1 8 (57.14%) Software Analyst
1 8 (57.14%) Software Test Analyst
1 8 (57.14%) Test Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (7.14%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) REST
2 8 (57.14%) SOAP
3 3 (21.43%) HTML
3 3 (21.43%) HTML5
4 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 2 (14.29%) EJB
4 2 (14.29%) J2EE
4 2 (14.29%) JMS
4 2 (14.29%) Spring
4 2 (14.29%) Struts
5 1 (7.14%) .NET
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
5 1 (7.14%) CSS
5 1 (7.14%) CSS3
5 1 (7.14%) jQuery
5 1 (7.14%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (14.29%) RIA
3 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
3 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (92.86%) TDD
2 11 (78.57%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (78.57%) Scrum
3 9 (64.29%) Software Testing
3 9 (64.29%) Test Automation
3 9 (64.29%) Test Scripting
4 8 (57.14%) Automation Testing
4 8 (57.14%) QA Automation
5 3 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (14.29%) Kanban
6 2 (14.29%) OOP
6 2 (14.29%) SDLC
6 2 (14.29%) User Stories
7 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
7 1 (7.14%) OO
7 1 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Java
2 8 (57.14%) Bash Shell
2 8 (57.14%) Perl
2 8 (57.14%) Ruby
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) ISTQB
1 9 (64.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (64.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) EPiServer
1 1 (7.14%) Sitecore
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago