The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 42 63 53
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -10
Permanent jobs citing BDD 20 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.60% 0.39% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.18% 0.46% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 20 2 3
Median salary £36,250 £37,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -34.78%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
BDD
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
386 438 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 88.74% 85.38% 85.34%
Number of salaries quoted 317 363 280
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

BDD
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

BDD Salary Trend in Lancashire

BDD
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Lancashire

BDD
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston +8 5 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Blackburn - 5 £48,000 -
Blackpool - 4 £45,250 - 3
Burnley - 3 £27,500 -
Lancaster - 2 £35,000 -
Lytham St Annes - 1 £37,500 -
BDD
North West

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for BDD.

1 34 (91.89%) TDD
2 29 (78.38%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (72.97%) C#
3 27 (72.97%) ASP.NET
3 27 (72.97%) .NET
4 24 (64.86%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (59.46%) MVC
6 21 (56.76%) Scrum
6 21 (56.76%) SQL Server
6 21 (56.76%) AngularJS
7 20 (54.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 19 (51.35%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (48.65%) ASP.NET Web API
9 18 (48.65%) SQL Server 2014
10 16 (43.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 16 (43.24%) Web Application Development
10 16 (43.24%) RESTful
11 15 (40.54%) KnockoutJS
12 14 (37.84%) CSS
12 14 (37.84%) HTML
12 14 (37.84%) JavaScript
13 13 (35.14%) jQuery
14 12 (32.43%) SQL
15 11 (29.73%) Dependency Injection
15 11 (29.73%) Kanban
16 10 (27.03%) HTML5
16 10 (27.03%) Node.js
17 9 (24.32%) Git (software)
17 9 (24.32%) T-SQL
17 9 (24.32%) Java

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (27.03%) Node.js
2 1 (2.70%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (16.22%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (16.22%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Internet
2 1 (2.70%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (56.76%) SQL Server
2 18 (48.65%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (16.22%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (16.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Git (software)
2 8 (21.62%) Jenkins
3 7 (18.92%) Cucumber
3 7 (18.92%) Selenium
3 7 (18.92%) WebDriver
4 5 (13.51%) JIRA
5 4 (10.81%) Gerrit
5 4 (10.81%) JMeter
5 4 (10.81%) Mercurial
5 4 (10.81%) Mocha
5 4 (10.81%) Sinon.JS
6 3 (8.11%) Gradle
6 3 (8.11%) Maven
6 3 (8.11%) Subversion
7 1 (2.70%) Gatling
General
1 8 (21.62%) Games
2 6 (16.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (81.08%) Developer
2 17 (45.95%) .NET Developer
3 9 (24.32%) C# Developer
4 8 (21.62%) Games Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Agile Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Senior C# Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Senior Developer
6 5 (13.51%) Analyst
6 5 (13.51%) Tester
7 4 (10.81%) QA Analyst
7 4 (10.81%) QA Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) QA Test Analyst
7 4 (10.81%) QA Test Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) QA Tester
7 4 (10.81%) Test Analyst
7 4 (10.81%) Test Engineer
8 3 (8.11%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Scala Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 3 (8.11%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (72.97%) .NET
1 27 (72.97%) ASP.NET
2 21 (56.76%) AngularJS
3 20 (54.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 19 (51.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (48.65%) ASP.NET Web API
6 16 (43.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 16 (43.24%) RESTful
7 15 (40.54%) KnockoutJS
8 14 (37.84%) CSS
8 14 (37.84%) HTML
9 13 (35.14%) jQuery
10 10 (27.03%) HTML5
11 7 (18.92%) REST
12 6 (16.22%) JSON
12 6 (16.22%) XML
13 5 (13.51%) Express
14 4 (10.81%) Chai
15 3 (8.11%) D3.js
15 3 (8.11%) Dropwizard
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) iPad
2 4 (10.81%) Tandem
3 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.70%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Linux
1 6 (16.22%) Unix
1 6 (16.22%) Windows
1 6 (16.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (91.89%) TDD
2 29 (78.38%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (64.86%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (59.46%) MVC
5 21 (56.76%) Scrum
6 16 (43.24%) Web Application Development
7 11 (29.73%) Dependency Injection
7 11 (29.73%) Kanban
8 7 (18.92%) OO
8 7 (18.92%) Regression Testing
9 6 (16.22%) Pair Programming
10 5 (13.51%) Defect Management
10 5 (13.51%) Front End Development
10 5 (13.51%) QA Automation
10 5 (13.51%) Test Scripting
11 4 (10.81%) API Testing
11 4 (10.81%) Coaching
11 4 (10.81%) Functional Testing
11 4 (10.81%) OWASP
11 4 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (72.97%) C#
2 14 (37.84%) JavaScript
3 12 (32.43%) SQL
4 9 (24.32%) Java
4 9 (24.32%) T-SQL
5 5 (13.51%) Ruby
6 4 (10.81%) Scala
7 1 (2.70%) ES6
7 1 (2.70%) Groovy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) Twitter
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