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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 65 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BDD 3 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.49% - 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% - 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 7
Average salary £67,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
526 461 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 85.53% 77.87% 82.56%
Number of salaries quoted 459 371 363
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £48,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Coventry

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

BDD Salary Histogram in Coventry

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
3 5 (71.43%) .NET
3 5 (71.43%) Kanban
4 4 (57.14%) Node.js
4 4 (57.14%) MVC
5 3 (42.86%) Web Services
5 3 (42.86%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 3 (42.86%) jQuery
5 3 (42.86%) REST
5 3 (42.86%) Backbone.js
5 3 (42.86%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
5 3 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (28.57%) Dependency Management
6 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (28.57%) DevOps
6 2 (28.57%) Release Management
6 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
6 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 1 (14.29%) ITIL
7 1 (14.29%) C#
7 1 (14.29%) Java
7 1 (14.29%) Retail
7 1 (14.29%) Maven
7 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 1 (14.29%) QA

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 4 (57.14%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) FitNesse
1 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) .NET Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) ScrumMaster
2 3 (42.86%) Agile .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
2 3 (42.86%) REST
2 3 (42.86%) Backbone.js
2 3 (42.86%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
2 3 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
3 5 (71.43%) Kanban
4 4 (57.14%) MVC
5 3 (42.86%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
6 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
6 2 (28.57%) Release Management
6 2 (28.57%) Dependency Management
6 2 (28.57%) DevOps
6 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
7 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
7 1 (14.29%) ATDD
7 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft