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

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 40 42 61
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +19
Permanent jobs citing BDD 15 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.73% 3.41% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.62% 4.11% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 4
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
325 341 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 80.85% 83.17% 87.57%
Number of salaries quoted 257 251 407
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 June 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 37 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 37 (100.00%) TDD
2 30 (81.08%) Ruby
2 30 (81.08%) Git (software)
3 29 (78.38%) .NET
3 29 (78.38%) C#
3 29 (78.38%) MVC
3 29 (78.38%) WCF
4 28 (75.68%) ASP.NET MVC
4 28 (75.68%) ASP.NET
5 27 (72.97%) NoSQL
6 26 (70.27%) RESTful
6 26 (70.27%) .NET Framework
6 26 (70.27%) SQL Server
6 26 (70.27%) Entity Framework
6 26 (70.27%) Node.js
6 26 (70.27%) Web Application Development
6 26 (70.27%) ASP.NET Web API
6 26 (70.27%) SQL Server 2014
6 26 (70.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 26 (70.27%) Code First Entity Framework
7 8 (21.62%) Java
8 7 (18.92%) HTML
8 7 (18.92%) JIRA
8 7 (18.92%) QA
8 7 (18.92%) Selenium
8 7 (18.92%) Automated Testing
8 7 (18.92%) Test Scripting
8 7 (18.92%) WebDriver
8 7 (18.92%) Cucumber

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 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (72.97%) NoSQL
2 26 (70.27%) SQL Server
2 26 (70.27%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 30 (81.08%) Git (software)
2 7 (18.92%) Cucumber
2 7 (18.92%) JIRA
2 7 (18.92%) Selenium
2 7 (18.92%) WebDriver
3 4 (10.81%) Gerrit
3 4 (10.81%) Jenkins
3 4 (10.81%) JMeter
3 4 (10.81%) Mercurial
4 3 (8.11%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Games
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (81.08%) Developer
2 29 (78.38%) .NET Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Tester
4 6 (16.22%) Selenium Tester
5 4 (10.81%) Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) QA Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) QA Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) QA Test Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) QA Test Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) QA Tester
5 4 (10.81%) Test Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Automation Tester
6 3 (8.11%) Java Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 3 (8.11%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Test Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Agile Test Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Agile Tester
8 1 (2.70%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (78.38%) .NET
1 29 (78.38%) WCF
2 28 (75.68%) ASP.NET
2 28 (75.68%) ASP.NET MVC
3 26 (70.27%) .NET Framework
3 26 (70.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 26 (70.27%) ASP.NET Web API
3 26 (70.27%) Code First Entity Framework
3 26 (70.27%) Entity Framework
3 26 (70.27%) Node.js
3 26 (70.27%) RESTful
4 7 (18.92%) HTML
5 4 (10.81%) CSS
6 3 (8.11%) jQuery
6 3 (8.11%) LINQ
6 3 (8.11%) Web Services
7 2 (5.41%) WPF
8 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.70%) Hibernate
8 1 (2.70%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Linux
1 3 (8.11%) Unix
2 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 37 (100.00%) TDD
2 29 (78.38%) MVC
3 26 (70.27%) Web Application Development
4 7 (18.92%) Automated Testing
4 7 (18.92%) Defect Management
4 7 (18.92%) Test Scripting
5 4 (10.81%) API Testing
5 4 (10.81%) Functional Testing
5 4 (10.81%) OWASP
5 4 (10.81%) QA Automation
5 4 (10.81%) Regression Testing
5 4 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (10.81%) Workflow
6 3 (8.11%) Agile Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management
6 3 (8.11%) OO
6 3 (8.11%) Scrum
7 1 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.70%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 30 (81.08%) Ruby
2 29 (78.38%) C#
3 8 (21.62%) Java
4 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
4 6 (16.22%) SQL
5 3 (8.11%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
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