The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 38 47 53
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Permanent jobs citing BDD 10 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.67% 2.13% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.44% 2.53% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 9
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,700 £40,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
BDD
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
291 434 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 77.81% 83.95% 84.11%
Number of salaries quoted 228 369 370
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,850 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

BDD
Salary Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Liverpool region.

BDD Salary Trend in Liverpool

BDD
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Liverpool

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 25 (100.00%) MVC
1 25 (100.00%) TDD
2 24 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (88.00%) Scrum
4 21 (84.00%) RESTful
4 21 (84.00%) Web Application Development
5 20 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 20 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (80.00%) SQL Server
5 20 (80.00%) ASP.NET
5 20 (80.00%) C#
5 20 (80.00%) .NET
6 17 (68.00%) Music Industry
6 17 (68.00%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (68.00%) Dependency Injection
7 8 (32.00%) Git (software)
8 5 (20.00%) Subversion
8 5 (20.00%) Ajax
8 5 (20.00%) SOAP
8 5 (20.00%) Web Services
8 5 (20.00%) Linux
9 4 (16.00%) OOP
9 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
9 4 (16.00%) LAMP
9 4 (16.00%) MySQL
9 4 (16.00%) PHP
9 4 (16.00%) C++
9 4 (16.00%) Java
9 4 (16.00%) Ruby
9 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 3 (12.00%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) MySQL
3 3 (12.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (20.00%) Subversion
3 4 (16.00%) PHPUnit
4 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.00%) RSpec
General
1 17 (68.00%) Music Industry
2 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 20 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (16.00%) PHP Developer
3 4 (16.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (84.00%) RESTful
2 20 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 20 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 20 (80.00%) .NET
2 20 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (20.00%) SOAP
3 5 (20.00%) Web Services
3 5 (20.00%) Ajax
4 4 (16.00%) LAMP
4 4 (16.00%) REST
5 3 (12.00%) Entity Framework
5 3 (12.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (12.00%) WCF
6 1 (4.00%) jQuery
6 1 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (4.00%) CSS
6 1 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) MVC
1 25 (100.00%) TDD
2 24 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (88.00%) Scrum
4 21 (84.00%) Web Application Development
5 17 (68.00%) Dependency Injection
5 17 (68.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
6 4 (16.00%) OOP
6 4 (16.00%) OO PHP
7 1 (4.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (4.00%) OO
7 1 (4.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (16.00%) C++
2 4 (16.00%) Java
2 4 (16.00%) PHP
2 4 (16.00%) Ruby
2 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago