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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 74 60 65
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Permanent jobs citing BDD 3 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.36% 1.12% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 1.38% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 4
Average salary £40,000 £49,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.36% +6.52%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
721 508 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 87.08% 81.15% 70.50%
Number of salaries quoted 578 422 363
Average salary £45,250 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.23% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) SaaS
3 2 (50.00%) Kindle
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) User Experience
3 2 (50.00%) API Integration
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) Smartphone
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) LINQ
4 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) DTV
4 1 (25.00%) Electronics
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Umbraco Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Sitecore Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) LINQ
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Smartphone
1 2 (50.00%) Kindle
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) API Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) EPiServer
1 1 (25.00%) Sitecore