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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 21 62 57
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -5
Permanent jobs citing BDD 37 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 9.02% 1.79% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.11% 2.03% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 37 10 2
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -33.33%
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
366 492 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 89.27% 88.01% 84.48%
Number of salaries quoted 309 412 301
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,200 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,400 £46,500
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 25 July 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 25 July 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
Blackpool - 13 £46,500 -
Preston +5 11 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Blackburn - 6 £38,750 -
Burnley - 4 £27,500 -
Lytham St Annes - 3 £37,500 -
BDD
North West

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 52 (98.11%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (86.79%) TDD
3 35 (66.04%) C#
4 34 (64.15%) .NET
4 34 (64.15%) ASP.NET
5 28 (52.83%) SQL Server
6 27 (50.94%) MVC
7 25 (47.17%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (47.17%) AngularJS
8 24 (45.28%) ASP.NET MVC
8 24 (45.28%) CSS
9 23 (43.40%) JavaScript
10 22 (41.51%) HTML
10 22 (41.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 21 (39.62%) Node.js
11 21 (39.62%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 20 (37.74%) SQL Server 2014
12 20 (37.74%) ASP.NET Web API
13 19 (35.85%) jQuery
14 18 (33.96%) RESTful
14 18 (33.96%) Web Application Development
14 18 (33.96%) Scrum
15 15 (28.30%) KnockoutJS
16 14 (26.42%) Git (software)
16 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
16 14 (26.42%) SQL
17 13 (24.53%) Java
18 12 (22.64%) HTML5
19 11 (20.75%) Selenium
19 11 (20.75%) WebDriver

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 (5.66%) Confluence
1 3 (5.66%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.89%) CMS
2 1 (1.89%) Drupal
2 1 (1.89%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.98%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (16.98%) Amazon EC2
1 9 (16.98%) Cloud Computing
1 9 (16.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (9.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) DSL
1 3 (5.66%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (52.83%) SQL Server
2 20 (37.74%) SQL Server 2014
3 9 (16.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (11.32%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (5.66%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (26.42%) Git (software)
2 11 (20.75%) Selenium
2 11 (20.75%) WebDriver
3 10 (18.87%) Jenkins
4 9 (16.98%) Cucumber
5 8 (15.09%) JIRA
6 6 (11.32%) Mocha
6 6 (11.32%) Sinon.JS
7 4 (7.55%) Gradle
7 4 (7.55%) Maven
7 4 (7.55%) Subversion
8 3 (5.66%) Gatling
8 3 (5.66%) Gerrit
8 3 (5.66%) JMeter
8 3 (5.66%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.89%) Grunt
9 1 (1.89%) gulp
General
1 9 (16.98%) Retail
2 1 (1.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 42 (79.25%) Developer
2 20 (37.74%) .NET Developer
3 12 (22.64%) C# Developer
4 9 (16.98%) Senior Developer
5 7 (13.21%) Senior C# Developer
5 7 (13.21%) Software Developer
5 7 (13.21%) Tester
6 6 (11.32%) Agile Developer
6 6 (11.32%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (9.43%) QA Tester
7 5 (9.43%) Test Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) Agile Tester
8 4 (7.55%) Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Automation Tester
8 4 (7.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Java Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Java Software Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (64.15%) .NET
1 34 (64.15%) ASP.NET
2 25 (47.17%) AngularJS
3 24 (45.28%) ASP.NET MVC
3 24 (45.28%) CSS
4 22 (41.51%) HTML
4 22 (41.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 21 (39.62%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 21 (39.62%) Node.js
6 20 (37.74%) ASP.NET Web API
7 19 (35.85%) jQuery
8 18 (33.96%) RESTful
9 15 (28.30%) KnockoutJS
10 12 (22.64%) HTML5
11 10 (18.87%) REST
12 9 (16.98%) JSON
12 9 (16.98%) XML
13 7 (13.21%) Express
14 6 (11.32%) Chai
14 6 (11.32%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Tandem
2 9 (16.98%) iPad
3 5 (9.43%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.66%) Social Network
5 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.98%) Windows
2 6 (11.32%) Linux
2 6 (11.32%) Unix
2 6 (11.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (98.11%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (86.79%) TDD
3 27 (50.94%) MVC
4 25 (47.17%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (33.96%) Scrum
5 18 (33.96%) Web Application Development
6 10 (18.87%) OO
7 9 (16.98%) Coaching
7 9 (16.98%) Front End Development
8 8 (15.09%) Defect Management
8 8 (15.09%) Test Scripting
9 7 (13.21%) Regression Testing
10 6 (11.32%) Mentoring
10 6 (11.32%) Pair Programming
10 6 (11.32%) QA Automation
10 6 (11.32%) SDLC
11 5 (9.43%) Compatibility Testing
11 5 (9.43%) Penetration Testing
11 5 (9.43%) Performance Testing
11 5 (9.43%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 35 (66.04%) C#
2 23 (43.40%) JavaScript
3 14 (26.42%) SQL
4 13 (24.53%) Java
5 11 (20.75%) T-SQL
6 9 (16.98%) Scala
7 6 (11.32%) Ruby
8 3 (5.66%) Groovy
9 1 (1.89%) ES6
9 1 (1.89%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.89%) Twitter
Preston, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
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