The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 51 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 4 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.90% 2.38% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 2.90% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 0
Average salary £27,500 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.17% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
388 345 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 87.00% 82.14% 76.55%
Number of salaries quoted 340 302 308
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +9.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,375 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston +7 4 £27,500 -52.17% 1
BDD
North West

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) NUnit
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Tandem
2 4 (80.00%) NHibernate
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) LINQ
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Kanban
2 4 (80.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (80.00%) Moq
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (20.00%) Node.js
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) Scala

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 1 (20.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) NUnit
1 4 (80.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (80.00%) Moq
2 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Graduate
1 4 (80.00%) Junior
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Junior Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (80.00%) NHibernate
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (80.00%) LINQ
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) CSS3
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Tandem
2 1 (20.00%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Kanban
2 4 (80.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
Preston
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