The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 38 37 51
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +14
Permanent jobs citing BDD 13 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.22% 4.51% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.76% 5.11% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 5
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
346 372 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 85.64% 88.36% 89.63%
Number of salaries quoted 271 293 327
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of job ads across the Liverpool region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 February 2017.

BDD Salary Histogram in Liverpool

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for BDD.

1 29 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (100.00%) TDD
2 26 (89.66%) .NET
3 23 (79.31%) NoSQL
4 22 (75.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 22 (75.86%) WCF
4 22 (75.86%) Git (software)
4 22 (75.86%) RESTful
4 22 (75.86%) Entity Framework
4 22 (75.86%) Node.js
4 22 (75.86%) Web Application Development
4 22 (75.86%) ASP.NET Web API
4 22 (75.86%) SQL Server 2014
4 22 (75.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 22 (75.86%) Code First Entity Framework
4 22 (75.86%) ASP.NET
4 22 (75.86%) SQL Server
4 22 (75.86%) C#
4 22 (75.86%) MVC
4 22 (75.86%) Ruby
4 22 (75.86%) .NET Framework
5 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
5 4 (13.79%) Finance
5 4 (13.79%) Advertising
5 4 (13.79%) Scrum
5 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
5 4 (13.79%) Kanban
6 3 (10.34%) Performance Management
6 3 (10.34%) Release Management
6 3 (10.34%) Mentoring

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 2 (6.90%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (79.31%) NoSQL
2 22 (75.86%) SQL Server
2 22 (75.86%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 22 (75.86%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.90%) JIRA
General
1 4 (13.79%) Advertising
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (79.31%) Developer
2 22 (75.86%) .NET Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Development Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Senior Development Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Senior Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Application Development Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Applications Development Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Applications Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Digital Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Digital Marketing Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (89.66%) .NET
2 22 (75.86%) .NET Framework
2 22 (75.86%) ASP.NET
2 22 (75.86%) ASP.NET MVC
2 22 (75.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 22 (75.86%) ASP.NET Web API
2 22 (75.86%) Code First Entity Framework
2 22 (75.86%) Entity Framework
2 22 (75.86%) Node.js
2 22 (75.86%) RESTful
2 22 (75.86%) WCF
3 2 (6.90%) Velocity
4 1 (3.45%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (100.00%) TDD
2 22 (75.86%) MVC
2 22 (75.86%) Web Application Development
3 4 (13.79%) Kanban
3 4 (13.79%) Scrum
3 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
4 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
4 3 (10.34%) Performance Management
4 3 (10.34%) Release Management
5 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
5 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.90%) User Stories
6 1 (3.45%) Automation Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (3.45%) Low Latency
6 1 (3.45%) Pair Programming
6 1 (3.45%) Scrum-ban
6 1 (3.45%) System Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 22 (75.86%) C#
1 22 (75.86%) Ruby
2 1 (3.45%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft