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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 67 63 54
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Permanent jobs citing BDD 3 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.47% 0.18% 2.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.22% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 11
Average salary £75,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+87.50% +14.28%
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
548 454 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 85.63% 80.50% 81.92%
Number of salaries quoted 464 354 404
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 6 (100.00%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
3 4 (66.67%) Kanban
3 4 (66.67%) .NET
4 3 (50.00%) DevOps
5 2 (33.33%) Dependency Management
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (33.33%) Open Source
5 2 (33.33%) Node.js
5 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (33.33%) MVC
5 2 (33.33%) Release Management
5 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (16.67%) Marketing
6 1 (16.67%) QA
6 1 (16.67%) Selenium
6 1 (16.67%) FitNesse
6 1 (16.67%) Retail
6 1 (16.67%) Maven
6 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (16.67%) jQuery
6 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (16.67%) Electronics
6 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 1 (16.67%) Finance

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (33.33%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) FitNesse
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) ScrumMaster
2 1 (16.67%) Agile .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
2 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
3 4 (66.67%) Kanban
4 3 (50.00%) DevOps
5 2 (33.33%) Dependency Management
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (33.33%) MVC
5 2 (33.33%) Release Management
5 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
6 1 (16.67%) ITIL
6 1 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) SAP
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft