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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 43 52 59
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +7
Permanent jobs citing BDD 17 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.91% 0.99% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.46% 1.12% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 6
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
381 357 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 87.59% 88.59% 89.34%
Number of salaries quoted 301 306 383
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 37 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 37 (100.00%) TDD
2 33 (89.19%) Ruby
3 32 (86.49%) WCF
3 32 (86.49%) MVC
3 32 (86.49%) C#
3 32 (86.49%) .NET
3 32 (86.49%) ASP.NET
3 32 (86.49%) ASP.NET MVC
4 31 (83.78%) Git (software)
5 29 (78.38%) RESTful
5 29 (78.38%) NoSQL
5 29 (78.38%) Entity Framework
5 29 (78.38%) Node.js
5 29 (78.38%) Web Application Development
5 29 (78.38%) ASP.NET Web API
5 29 (78.38%) SQL Server 2014
5 29 (78.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 29 (78.38%) SQL Server
5 29 (78.38%) .NET Framework
6 5 (13.51%) Cucumber
6 5 (13.51%) Automated Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Apple iOS
7 3 (8.11%) jQuery
7 3 (8.11%) iOS Development
7 3 (8.11%) WPF
7 3 (8.11%) LINQ
7 3 (8.11%) HTML
7 3 (8.11%) CSS
7 3 (8.11%) Scrum

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 29 (78.38%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (78.38%) NoSQL
1 29 (78.38%) SQL Server
1 29 (78.38%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 31 (83.78%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.51%) Cucumber
3 3 (8.11%) Xcode
4 2 (5.41%) Gerrit
4 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.41%) JIRA
4 2 (5.41%) JMeter
4 2 (5.41%) Mercurial
4 2 (5.41%) Selenium
4 2 (5.41%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 35 (94.59%) Developer
2 32 (86.49%) .NET Developer
3 3 (8.11%) iOS Developer
3 3 (8.11%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (5.41%) Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) QA Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) QA Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) QA Test Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) QA Tester
4 2 (5.41%) Test Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Tester
5 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (2.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (2.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (2.70%) C# Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Java Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (2.70%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (86.49%) .NET
1 32 (86.49%) ASP.NET
1 32 (86.49%) ASP.NET MVC
1 32 (86.49%) WCF
2 29 (78.38%) .NET Framework
2 29 (78.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 29 (78.38%) ASP.NET Web API
2 29 (78.38%) Entity Framework
2 29 (78.38%) RESTful
3 3 (8.11%) CSS
3 3 (8.11%) HTML
3 3 (8.11%) jQuery
3 3 (8.11%) LINQ
3 3 (8.11%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 37 (100.00%) TDD
2 32 (86.49%) MVC
3 29 (78.38%) Web Application Development
4 5 (13.51%) Automated Testing
5 3 (8.11%) iOS Development
5 3 (8.11%) Scrum
6 2 (5.41%) API Testing
6 2 (5.41%) Defect Management
6 2 (5.41%) Functional Testing
6 2 (5.41%) OWASP
6 2 (5.41%) QA Automation
6 2 (5.41%) Regression Testing
6 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.41%) Test Scripting
6 2 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 33 (89.19%) Ruby
2 32 (86.49%) C#
3 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.11%) Objective-C
4 2 (5.41%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago