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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 35 68 59
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -9
Permanent jobs citing BDD 29 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.46% 1.02% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.23% 1.19% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 29 6 1
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
401 506 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 89.31% 85.76% 84.96%
Number of salaries quoted 320 417 293
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £47,000
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 26 June 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 26 June 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
Blackburn - 8 £41,250 - 1
Blackpool - 8 £45,250 - 2
Preston +5 7 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Burnley - 3 £27,500 -
Lytham St Annes - 3 £37,500 - 1
BDD
North West

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 43 (91.49%) Agile Software Development
1 43 (91.49%) TDD
2 33 (70.21%) C#
3 32 (68.09%) .NET
3 32 (68.09%) ASP.NET
4 27 (57.45%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (55.32%) SQL Server
5 26 (55.32%) MVC
6 23 (48.94%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (46.81%) AngularJS
8 21 (44.68%) Scrum
9 20 (42.55%) JavaScript
9 20 (42.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 20 (42.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 19 (40.43%) SQL Server 2014
10 19 (40.43%) ASP.NET Web API
10 19 (40.43%) HTML
10 19 (40.43%) CSS
11 18 (38.30%) jQuery
12 17 (36.17%) RESTful
12 17 (36.17%) Node.js
12 17 (36.17%) Web Application Development
13 15 (31.91%) Git (software)
14 14 (29.79%) KnockoutJS
15 13 (27.66%) SQL
16 12 (25.53%) HTML5
17 11 (23.40%) Java
17 11 (23.40%) Jenkins
18 10 (21.28%) T-SQL
18 10 (21.28%) OO

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 3 (6.38%) Confluence
2 1 (2.13%) CMS
2 1 (2.13%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.15%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (19.15%) Amazon EC2
1 9 (19.15%) Cloud Computing
1 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) DSL
1 3 (6.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (55.32%) SQL Server
2 19 (40.43%) SQL Server 2014
3 9 (19.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (12.77%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (6.38%) NoSQL
6 2 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (31.91%) Git (software)
2 11 (23.40%) Jenkins
3 10 (21.28%) Cucumber
3 10 (21.28%) Selenium
3 10 (21.28%) WebDriver
4 7 (14.89%) JIRA
5 5 (10.64%) Mocha
5 5 (10.64%) Sinon.JS
6 4 (8.51%) Gerrit
6 4 (8.51%) Gradle
6 4 (8.51%) JMeter
6 4 (8.51%) Maven
6 4 (8.51%) Mercurial
6 4 (8.51%) Subversion
7 3 (6.38%) Gatling
8 1 (2.13%) Grunt
8 1 (2.13%) gulp
General
1 9 (19.15%) Retail
2 4 (8.51%) Games
Job Titles
1 37 (78.72%) Developer
2 19 (40.43%) .NET Developer
3 12 (25.53%) C# Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Senior C# Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Senior Developer
5 6 (12.77%) Agile Developer
5 6 (12.77%) Test Engineer
5 6 (12.77%) Tester
6 5 (10.64%) Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Games Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Java Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Java Software Developer
7 4 (8.51%) QA Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) QA Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) QA Test Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) QA Tester
7 4 (8.51%) Software Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (68.09%) .NET
1 32 (68.09%) ASP.NET
2 23 (48.94%) ASP.NET MVC
3 22 (46.81%) AngularJS
4 20 (42.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 20 (42.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 19 (40.43%) ASP.NET Web API
5 19 (40.43%) CSS
5 19 (40.43%) HTML
6 18 (38.30%) jQuery
7 17 (36.17%) Node.js
7 17 (36.17%) RESTful
8 14 (29.79%) KnockoutJS
9 12 (25.53%) HTML5
10 10 (21.28%) REST
11 9 (19.15%) JSON
11 9 (19.15%) XML
12 6 (12.77%) Express
12 6 (12.77%) WCF
13 5 (10.64%) Chai
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) iPad
2 7 (14.89%) Tandem
3 4 (8.51%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.38%) Social Network
5 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Windows
2 6 (12.77%) Linux
2 6 (12.77%) Unix
2 6 (12.77%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (91.49%) Agile Software Development
1 43 (91.49%) TDD
2 27 (57.45%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (55.32%) MVC
4 21 (44.68%) Scrum
5 17 (36.17%) Web Application Development
6 10 (21.28%) OO
7 8 (17.02%) Front End Development
7 8 (17.02%) Regression Testing
8 7 (14.89%) Coaching
8 7 (14.89%) Defect Management
8 7 (14.89%) Dependency Injection
8 7 (14.89%) Kanban
8 7 (14.89%) Test Scripting
9 6 (12.77%) Mentoring
9 6 (12.77%) Pair Programming
9 6 (12.77%) SDLC
10 5 (10.64%) QA Automation
11 4 (8.51%) API Testing
11 4 (8.51%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 33 (70.21%) C#
2 20 (42.55%) JavaScript
3 13 (27.66%) SQL
4 11 (23.40%) Java
5 10 (21.28%) T-SQL
6 7 (14.89%) Ruby
6 7 (14.89%) Scala
7 3 (6.38%) Groovy
8 1 (2.13%) ES6
8 1 (2.13%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.13%) Twitter
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