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

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 22 52 65
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +13
Permanent jobs citing BDD 33 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 8.66% 2.41% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.12% 2.85% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 33 12 7
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
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
326 421 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 85.56% 84.54% 85.38%
Number of salaries quoted 293 351 352
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
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 28 August 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 August 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 - 16 £47,000 - 1
Preston -2 8 £30,000 -25.00%
Blackburn - 4 £41,250 -
Burnley - 3 £27,500 -
Lytham St Annes - 2 £37,500 -
BDD
North West

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 41 (77.36%) TDD
3 35 (66.04%) C#
4 32 (60.38%) .NET
5 31 (58.49%) ASP.NET
6 28 (52.83%) SQL Server
7 25 (47.17%) MVC
7 25 (47.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (47.17%) Node.js
8 23 (43.40%) AngularJS
8 23 (43.40%) CSS
9 22 (41.51%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 21 (39.62%) ASP.NET Web API
10 21 (39.62%) JavaScript
11 20 (37.74%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (35.85%) RESTful
12 19 (35.85%) Web Application Development
12 19 (35.85%) HTML
12 19 (35.85%) SQL Server 2014
13 18 (33.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 16 (30.19%) Git (software)
14 16 (30.19%) jQuery
15 15 (28.30%) Java
16 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
17 13 (24.53%) Scrum
17 13 (24.53%) KnockoutJS
18 11 (20.75%) Tandem
18 11 (20.75%) Coaching
19 10 (18.87%) SQL
20 9 (16.98%) HTML5

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 (13.21%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.66%) Confluence
2 3 (5.66%) nginx
3 1 (1.89%) CMS
3 1 (1.89%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.32%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (11.32%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (11.32%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (9.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) DSL
2 2 (3.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (52.83%) SQL Server
2 19 (35.85%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (11.32%) NoSQL
3 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.66%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (5.66%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (30.19%) Git (software)
2 9 (16.98%) Jenkins
2 9 (16.98%) Selenium
2 9 (16.98%) WebDriver
3 7 (13.21%) Cucumber
4 6 (11.32%) JIRA
5 5 (9.43%) Mocha
5 5 (9.43%) Sinon.JS
6 4 (7.55%) Gradle
6 4 (7.55%) Maven
6 4 (7.55%) Subversion
7 3 (5.66%) Gatling
8 1 (1.89%) Gerrit
8 1 (1.89%) Grunt
8 1 (1.89%) gulp
8 1 (1.89%) JMeter
8 1 (1.89%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.89%) Moq
General
1 6 (11.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (83.02%) Developer
2 20 (37.74%) .NET Developer
3 11 (20.75%) Software Developer
4 9 (16.98%) C# Developer
5 8 (15.09%) Senior Developer
6 7 (13.21%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Agile Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (9.43%) Tester
8 4 (7.55%) Automation Tester
8 4 (7.55%) Java Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Java Software Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Agile Tester
9 3 (5.66%) ASP Developer
9 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (5.66%) QA Tester
9 3 (5.66%) Senior ASP Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (60.38%) .NET
2 31 (58.49%) ASP.NET
3 25 (47.17%) ASP.NET MVC
3 25 (47.17%) Node.js
4 23 (43.40%) AngularJS
4 23 (43.40%) CSS
5 22 (41.51%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 21 (39.62%) ASP.NET Web API
7 19 (35.85%) HTML
7 19 (35.85%) RESTful
8 18 (33.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 16 (30.19%) jQuery
10 13 (24.53%) KnockoutJS
11 9 (16.98%) HTML5
11 9 (16.98%) WCF
12 7 (13.21%) REST
13 6 (11.32%) JSON
13 6 (11.32%) XML
14 5 (9.43%) Chai
14 5 (9.43%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Tandem
2 6 (11.32%) iPad
3 5 (9.43%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.66%) Social Network
5 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.21%) Windows
2 3 (5.66%) Linux
2 3 (5.66%) Unix
2 3 (5.66%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (98.11%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (77.36%) TDD
3 25 (47.17%) MVC
4 20 (37.74%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (35.85%) Web Application Development
6 13 (24.53%) Scrum
7 11 (20.75%) Coaching
8 9 (16.98%) Front End Development
9 7 (13.21%) OO
10 6 (11.32%) Defect Management
10 6 (11.32%) Mentoring
10 6 (11.32%) SDLC
10 6 (11.32%) Test Scripting
11 5 (9.43%) Compatibility Testing
11 5 (9.43%) Penetration Testing
11 5 (9.43%) Performance Testing
11 5 (9.43%) Regression Testing
11 5 (9.43%) User Stories
12 4 (7.55%) Software Engineering
12 4 (7.55%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 35 (66.04%) C#
2 21 (39.62%) JavaScript
3 15 (28.30%) Java
4 10 (18.87%) SQL
5 9 (16.98%) Scala
6 8 (15.09%) T-SQL
7 7 (13.21%) Ruby
8 3 (5.66%) Groovy
9 1 (1.89%) PHP
9 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.89%) DevExpress
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