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

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 56 38 69
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +31
Permanent jobs citing BDD 11 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.04% 3.39% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 4.18% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 0
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
473 359 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 87.76% 81.22% 87.48%
Number of salaries quoted 430 275 391
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £56,500
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 8 December 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 8 December 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
Preston -16 4 £30,000 -25.00%
Nelson - 3 £37,500 -
Rossendale - 2 - - 1
Blackpool - 1 £35,000 - 2
BDD
North West

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 37 (94.87%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (58.97%) TDD
3 22 (56.41%) C#
3 22 (56.41%) .NET
4 20 (51.28%) ASP.NET
5 18 (46.15%) SQL Server
5 18 (46.15%) Node.js
6 17 (43.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (43.59%) MVC
7 15 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 13 (33.33%) RESTful
8 13 (33.33%) Web Application Development
8 13 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
8 13 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 12 (30.77%) AngularJS
9 12 (30.77%) Git (software)
10 11 (28.21%) CSS
11 10 (25.64%) Java
11 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
11 10 (25.64%) WCF
12 9 (23.08%) Selenium
12 9 (23.08%) JIRA
12 9 (23.08%) Test Scripting
12 9 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (20.51%) Ruby
13 8 (20.51%) QA
13 8 (20.51%) NoSQL
14 7 (17.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
14 7 (17.95%) Tomcat

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 (17.95%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.69%) nginx
3 1 (2.56%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.13%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 13 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 8 (20.51%) NoSQL
4 3 (7.69%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 9 (23.08%) JIRA
2 9 (23.08%) Selenium
3 5 (12.82%) Cucumber
4 4 (10.26%) Calabash
4 4 (10.26%) Capybara
4 4 (10.26%) Fiddler
4 4 (10.26%) Jenkins
5 3 (7.69%) WebDriver
6 2 (5.13%) Mocha
6 2 (5.13%) Moq
6 2 (5.13%) Sinon.JS
7 1 (2.56%) Gatling
7 1 (2.56%) Gradle
7 1 (2.56%) Maven
7 1 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 5 (12.82%) Manufacturing
1 5 (12.82%) Retail
2 4 (10.26%) Marketing
3 2 (5.13%) Electronics
3 2 (5.13%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (76.92%) Developer
2 14 (35.90%) .NET Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Software Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) QA Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) QA Test Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Test Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) C# Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Senior Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Java Developer
7 3 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Principal Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Principal Software Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Agile Tester
8 2 (5.13%) Automation Tester
8 2 (5.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (5.13%) Graduate C# Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Graduate Java Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Junior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (56.41%) .NET
2 20 (51.28%) ASP.NET
3 18 (46.15%) Node.js
4 17 (43.59%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 13 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 13 (33.33%) RESTful
7 12 (30.77%) AngularJS
8 11 (28.21%) CSS
9 10 (25.64%) WCF
10 7 (17.95%) HTML
10 7 (17.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (15.38%) jQuery
12 5 (12.82%) .NET Framework
12 5 (12.82%) Code First Entity Framework
12 5 (12.82%) Entity Framework
12 5 (12.82%) KnockoutJS
13 4 (10.26%) WinForms
13 4 (10.26%) WPF
14 3 (7.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Tandem
2 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.13%) iPad
3 1 (2.56%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (94.87%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (58.97%) TDD
3 17 (43.59%) MVC
4 13 (33.33%) Web Application Development
5 9 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (23.08%) Test Scripting
6 6 (15.38%) Automated Testing
6 6 (15.38%) Automation Testing
6 6 (15.38%) Coaching
6 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (15.38%) Manual Testing
7 5 (12.82%) Scrum
8 4 (10.26%) MVVM
8 4 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (7.69%) Compatibility Testing
9 3 (7.69%) Defect Management
9 3 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (7.69%) Performance Testing
9 3 (7.69%) SDLC
9 3 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 22 (56.41%) C#
2 10 (25.64%) Java
2 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
3 8 (20.51%) Ruby
4 5 (12.82%) SQL
5 4 (10.26%) Python
5 4 (10.26%) Scala
6 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.56%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
1 2 (5.13%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.51%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) DevExpress
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle
2 2 (5.13%) SAP
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