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

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 27 51 63
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +12
Permanent jobs citing BDD 25 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.05% 2.51% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.00% 3.09% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 25 13 7
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
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
357 421 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 86.44% 81.27% 86.03%
Number of salaries quoted 341 342 357
Median salary £39,375 £36,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £43,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 September 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 September 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 - 14 £42,650 - 1
Preston -9 8 £33,750 -15.62% 1
Burnley - 2 £30,000 - 1
BDD
North West

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 (96.30%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (74.07%) TDD
3 36 (66.67%) C#
4 33 (61.11%) .NET
5 31 (57.41%) ASP.NET
6 29 (53.70%) SQL Server
7 28 (51.85%) Node.js
8 26 (48.15%) ASP.NET MVC
8 26 (48.15%) MVC
9 24 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 23 (42.59%) ASP.NET Web API
11 22 (40.74%) AngularJS
12 21 (38.89%) CSS
12 21 (38.89%) Web Application Development
12 21 (38.89%) RESTful
12 21 (38.89%) SQL Server 2014
13 20 (37.04%) Git (software)
14 19 (35.19%) JavaScript
15 17 (31.48%) HTML
16 16 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
17 15 (27.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 14 (25.93%) jQuery
18 14 (25.93%) Java
18 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
19 13 (24.07%) WCF
20 11 (20.37%) KnockoutJS
20 11 (20.37%) Scrum
20 11 (20.37%) Tandem
20 11 (20.37%) Coaching
21 10 (18.52%) Ruby

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 7 (12.96%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.56%) Confluence
2 3 (5.56%) nginx
3 1 (1.85%) CMS
3 1 (1.85%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (9.26%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (9.26%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (53.70%) SQL Server
2 21 (38.89%) SQL Server 2014
3 10 (18.52%) NoSQL
4 5 (9.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (5.56%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (37.04%) Git (software)
2 9 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 9 (16.67%) Selenium
3 8 (14.81%) WebDriver
4 7 (12.96%) Cucumber
5 6 (11.11%) JIRA
6 4 (7.41%) Gradle
6 4 (7.41%) Maven
6 4 (7.41%) Mocha
6 4 (7.41%) Sinon.JS
6 4 (7.41%) Subversion
7 3 (5.56%) Gatling
8 2 (3.70%) Moq
9 1 (1.85%) Calabash
9 1 (1.85%) Capybara
9 1 (1.85%) Fiddler
9 1 (1.85%) Grunt
9 1 (1.85%) gulp
General
1 6 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (83.33%) Developer
2 22 (40.74%) .NET Developer
3 11 (20.37%) Software Developer
4 7 (12.96%) Senior Developer
5 6 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 6 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (7.41%) Automation Tester
7 4 (7.41%) Java Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Java Software Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Tester
8 3 (5.56%) Agile Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Agile Java Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Java Scala Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Principal Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Principal Software Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Scala Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (3.70%) QA Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (61.11%) .NET
2 31 (57.41%) ASP.NET
3 28 (51.85%) Node.js
4 26 (48.15%) ASP.NET MVC
5 24 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 23 (42.59%) ASP.NET Web API
7 22 (40.74%) AngularJS
8 21 (38.89%) CSS
8 21 (38.89%) RESTful
9 17 (31.48%) HTML
10 15 (27.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 14 (25.93%) jQuery
12 13 (24.07%) WCF
13 11 (20.37%) KnockoutJS
14 8 (14.81%) HTML5
15 7 (12.96%) .NET Framework
15 7 (12.96%) Code First Entity Framework
15 7 (12.96%) Entity Framework
16 6 (11.11%) REST
17 5 (9.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Tandem
2 5 (9.26%) iPad
3 4 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.56%) Social Network
5 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (3.70%) Linux
2 2 (3.70%) Unix
2 2 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (96.30%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (74.07%) TDD
3 26 (48.15%) MVC
4 21 (38.89%) Web Application Development
5 16 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (20.37%) Coaching
6 11 (20.37%) Scrum
7 9 (16.67%) Front End Development
8 7 (12.96%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (11.11%) Mentoring
9 6 (11.11%) OO
9 6 (11.11%) SDLC
9 6 (11.11%) Test Scripting
10 5 (9.26%) Compatibility Testing
10 5 (9.26%) Defect Management
10 5 (9.26%) Penetration Testing
10 5 (9.26%) Performance Testing
10 5 (9.26%) User Stories
11 4 (7.41%) Software Engineering
11 4 (7.41%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 36 (66.67%) C#
2 19 (35.19%) JavaScript
3 14 (25.93%) Java
4 10 (18.52%) Ruby
5 9 (16.67%) Scala
6 7 (12.96%) SQL
7 6 (11.11%) T-SQL
8 3 (5.56%) Groovy
9 2 (3.70%) Python
10 1 (1.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.70%) DevExpress
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