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

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 50 38 44
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Permanent jobs citing BDD 13 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.70% 2.69% 2.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.07% 3.27% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 14
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
424 275 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 88.15% 82.09% 84.44%
Number of salaries quoted 300 222 340
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £70,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 24 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for BDD.

1 31 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 31 (100.00%) TDD
2 27 (87.10%) .NET
2 27 (87.10%) C#
2 27 (87.10%) MVC
2 27 (87.10%) Ruby
2 27 (87.10%) WCF
2 27 (87.10%) Git (software)
2 27 (87.10%) NoSQL
3 26 (83.87%) Entity Framework
3 26 (83.87%) Node.js
3 26 (83.87%) Web Application Development
3 26 (83.87%) ASP.NET MVC
3 26 (83.87%) RESTful
3 26 (83.87%) .NET Framework
3 26 (83.87%) ASP.NET
3 26 (83.87%) SQL Server
3 26 (83.87%) ASP.NET Web API
3 26 (83.87%) SQL Server 2014
3 26 (83.87%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 26 (83.87%) Code First Entity Framework
4 4 (12.90%) HTML
4 4 (12.90%) Java
4 4 (12.90%) SQL
5 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.68%) JIRA
5 3 (9.68%) QA
5 3 (9.68%) Selenium
5 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
5 3 (9.68%) WebDriver

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (87.10%) NoSQL
2 26 (83.87%) SQL Server
2 26 (83.87%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 27 (87.10%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.68%) Cucumber
2 3 (9.68%) JIRA
2 3 (9.68%) Selenium
2 3 (9.68%) WebDriver
3 2 (6.45%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (3.23%) Gerrit
4 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.23%) JMeter
4 1 (3.23%) Mercurial
4 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Games
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (90.32%) Developer
2 27 (87.10%) .NET Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Selenium Tester
3 3 (9.68%) Tester
4 2 (6.45%) Automation Tester
4 2 (6.45%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 1 (3.23%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Agile Tester
5 1 (3.23%) Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (3.23%) C# Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Java Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) QA Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) QA Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) QA Test Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) QA Tester
5 1 (3.23%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (87.10%) .NET
1 27 (87.10%) WCF
2 26 (83.87%) .NET Framework
2 26 (83.87%) ASP.NET
2 26 (83.87%) ASP.NET MVC
2 26 (83.87%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 26 (83.87%) ASP.NET Web API
2 26 (83.87%) Code First Entity Framework
2 26 (83.87%) Entity Framework
2 26 (83.87%) Node.js
2 26 (83.87%) RESTful
3 4 (12.90%) HTML
4 2 (6.45%) CSS
4 2 (6.45%) Web Services
5 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.23%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.23%) jQuery
5 1 (3.23%) LINQ
5 1 (3.23%) Spring
5 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Linux
1 2 (6.45%) Unix
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 31 (100.00%) TDD
2 27 (87.10%) MVC
3 26 (83.87%) Web Application Development
4 3 (9.68%) Automated Testing
4 3 (9.68%) Defect Management
4 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
5 2 (6.45%) Agile Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.45%) OO
6 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.23%) DevOps
6 1 (3.23%) Functional Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Kanban
6 1 (3.23%) OWASP
6 1 (3.23%) QA Automation
6 1 (3.23%) Regression Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Scrum
6 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 27 (87.10%) C#
1 27 (87.10%) Ruby
2 4 (12.90%) Java
2 4 (12.90%) SQL
3 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.45%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
Liverpool, Merseyside
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