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

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank - 55 64
Permanent jobs citing BDD 0 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry - 1.40% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.71% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 4
Average salary - £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
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
618 469 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 78.03% 82.14% 77.03%
Number of salaries quoted 500 379 414
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 May 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 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Software Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Dependency Management
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) DTV
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) Maven
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Software Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Software Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Dependency Management
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft