The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ellesmere Port region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank - 1 5
Permanent jobs citing BDD 0 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ellesmere Port - 80.00% 36.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 80.00% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 4
Median salary - £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
BDD
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Ellesmere Port
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ellesmere Port 75.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 11
Median salary £23,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-42.50% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Ellesmere Port

The demand trend of job ads across the Ellesmere Port region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Ellesmere Port

BDD
Salary Trend in Ellesmere Port

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

BDD Salary Trend in Ellesmere Port

BDD
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Ellesmere Port

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing BDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Ellesmere Port region with a requirement for BDD.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Toad
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 2 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Testing

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Ellesmere Port by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) Toad
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Web Automation Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL