The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 58 79 114
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +35
Permanent jobs citing BDD 160 120 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.43% 3.35% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.01% 3.74% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 150 109 72
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £60,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
BDD
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3195 3212 3366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.50% 89.57% 85.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2691 2651 2697
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £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 Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

BDD
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

BDD Salary Trend in Manchester

BDD
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Manchester

BDD
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton -5 10 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Oldham - 7 £32,500 - 1
Sale - 7 £47,500 - 1
Stockport -7 6 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Wigan - 4 £40,000 - 1
Altrincham - 2 £47,500 -
Salford +12 1 £43,500 +16.00%
BDD
North West

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Manchester region with a requirement for BDD.

1 260 (89.97%) TDD
2 239 (82.70%) Agile Software Development
3 131 (45.33%) C#
4 130 (44.98%) Scrum
5 127 (43.94%) .NET
6 113 (39.10%) MVC
7 109 (37.72%) ASP.NET
8 100 (34.60%) ASP.NET MVC
9 96 (33.22%) SQL Server
10 86 (29.76%) AngularJS
11 81 (28.03%) JavaScript
12 76 (26.30%) Java
13 72 (24.91%) Ruby
13 72 (24.91%) RESTful
14 67 (23.18%) Kanban
15 63 (21.80%) .NET Framework
16 61 (21.11%) WCF
16 61 (21.11%) SQL Server 2014
17 60 (20.76%) ASP.NET Web API
18 59 (20.42%) Web Application Development
19 55 (19.03%) Selenium
19 55 (19.03%) SQL
20 54 (18.69%) OO
20 54 (18.69%) Entity Framework
21 51 (17.65%) HTML
21 51 (17.65%) Git (software)
22 45 (15.57%) KnockoutJS
23 44 (15.22%) Finance
24 43 (14.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 42 (14.53%) Microsoft Azure

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 22 (7.61%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (3.81%) WebSphere
3 6 (2.08%) CMS
4 5 (1.73%) Apache Solr
4 5 (1.73%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (1.38%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (1.04%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.04%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.04%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.69%) Alfresco
7 2 (0.69%) IIS
7 2 (0.69%) Liferay
8 1 (0.35%) Apache
8 1 (0.35%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.35%) EPiServer CMS
8 1 (0.35%) Kentico
8 1 (0.35%) Mule
8 1 (0.35%) Sitefinity
8 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (1.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (2.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.04%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 42 (14.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (12.80%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.46%) GitHub
4 3 (1.04%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.04%) SaaS
5 2 (0.69%) Basecamp
5 2 (0.69%) PaaS
6 1 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.35%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.19%) Internet
2 4 (1.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (33.22%) SQL Server
2 61 (21.11%) SQL Server 2014
3 32 (11.07%) NoSQL
4 23 (7.96%) MongoDB
5 19 (6.57%) MySQL
6 9 (3.11%) Big Data
7 8 (2.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (2.42%) DB2
9 6 (2.08%) Couchbase
9 6 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (1.73%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.69%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.69%) MariaDB
12 2 (0.69%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.35%) Hazelcast
13 1 (0.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 55 (19.03%) Selenium
2 51 (17.65%) Git (software)
3 39 (13.49%) TeamCity
4 35 (12.11%) JIRA
5 33 (11.42%) Cucumber
6 21 (7.27%) WebDriver
7 19 (6.57%) Jenkins
7 19 (6.57%) SpecFlow
8 15 (5.19%) NUnit
9 13 (4.50%) Jasmine
9 13 (4.50%) JUnit
10 12 (4.15%) Octopus Deploy
11 8 (2.77%) Visual Studio
12 7 (2.42%) Ant
12 7 (2.42%) Eclipse
12 7 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (2.42%) Vagrant
13 6 (2.08%) Subversion
14 5 (1.73%) JMeter
14 5 (1.73%) RSpec
General
1 44 (15.22%) Finance
2 33 (11.42%) Games
3 29 (10.03%) Retail
4 13 (4.50%) Music Industry
5 10 (3.46%) Manufacturing
5 10 (3.46%) Marketing
6 9 (3.11%) Telecoms
7 8 (2.77%) Electronics
8 5 (1.73%) Automotive
9 4 (1.38%) Banking
10 2 (0.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 186 (64.36%) Developer
2 95 (32.87%) .NET Developer
3 43 (14.88%) Senior Developer
4 39 (13.49%) C# Developer
5 26 (9.00%) Analyst
6 25 (8.65%) C# .NET Developer
6 25 (8.65%) Junior
7 24 (8.30%) Java Developer
7 24 (8.30%) Junior Developer
8 23 (7.96%) Graduate
8 23 (7.96%) Graduate Developer
9 20 (6.92%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 20 (6.92%) Junior .NET Developer
10 19 (6.57%) Senior Java Developer
10 19 (6.57%) Test Analyst
11 17 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
12 16 (5.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 16 (5.54%) Test Engineer
13 15 (5.19%) Senior .NET Developer
14 14 (4.84%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (43.94%) .NET
2 109 (37.72%) ASP.NET
3 100 (34.60%) ASP.NET MVC
4 86 (29.76%) AngularJS
5 72 (24.91%) RESTful
6 63 (21.80%) .NET Framework
7 61 (21.11%) WCF
8 60 (20.76%) ASP.NET Web API
9 54 (18.69%) Entity Framework
10 51 (17.65%) HTML
11 45 (15.57%) KnockoutJS
12 43 (14.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 39 (13.49%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 39 (13.49%) WPF
14 35 (12.11%) CSS
15 27 (9.34%) Node.js
16 25 (8.65%) jQuery
17 24 (8.30%) HTML5
18 22 (7.61%) XML
19 21 (7.27%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.03%) Computer Science
2 27 (9.34%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (4.84%) iPad
5 12 (4.15%) Mobile App
5 12 (4.15%) Xbox
6 9 (3.11%) User Experience
7 7 (2.42%) N-Tier
8 6 (2.08%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.38%) Blog
10 3 (1.04%) Fintech
10 3 (1.04%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.35%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.35%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 32 (11.07%) Linux
2 15 (5.19%) Windows
3 8 (2.77%) CoreOS
3 8 (2.77%) Ubuntu
4 6 (2.08%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.73%) Unix
6 4 (1.38%) Android
7 2 (0.69%) CentOS
8 1 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 260 (89.97%) TDD
2 239 (82.70%) Agile Software Development
3 130 (44.98%) Scrum
4 113 (39.10%) MVC
5 67 (23.18%) Kanban
6 59 (20.42%) Web Application Development
7 54 (18.69%) OO
8 42 (14.53%) Continuous Integration
8 42 (14.53%) E-Commerce
9 41 (14.19%) Web Development
10 34 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
11 27 (9.34%) Software Engineering
12 25 (8.65%) Dependency Injection
12 25 (8.65%) Mentoring
13 24 (8.30%) Automated Testing
14 23 (7.96%) DevOps
15 21 (7.27%) Multithreading
15 21 (7.27%) Test Scripting
16 19 (6.57%) SDLC
17 18 (6.23%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 131 (45.33%) C#
2 81 (28.03%) JavaScript
3 76 (26.30%) Java
4 72 (24.91%) Ruby
5 55 (19.03%) SQL
6 20 (6.92%) F#
7 16 (5.54%) PHP
8 12 (4.15%) T-SQL
9 11 (3.81%) Python
10 8 (2.77%) C++
10 8 (2.77%) CoffeeScript
10 8 (2.77%) ES6
11 7 (2.42%) Scala
12 4 (1.38%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.04%) C
13 3 (1.04%) Objective-C
13 3 (1.04%) VB
14 2 (0.69%) Apple Swift
14 2 (0.69%) R
15 1 (0.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (5.19%) Degree
2 14 (4.84%) ISEB
3 9 (3.11%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (9.34%) QA
2 2 (0.69%) SDET
System Software
1 9 (3.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 24 (8.30%) Kibana
2 15 (5.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (11.07%) Microsoft
2 24 (8.30%) Google
3 10 (3.46%) Snowplow
4 8 (2.77%) SAP
5 7 (2.42%) IBM
5 7 (2.42%) Oracle
5 7 (2.42%) Sitecore
6 4 (1.38%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.69%) webMethods
8 1 (0.35%) Alterian
8 1 (0.35%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.35%) Twitter
8 1 (0.35%) WSO2
Stockport
Noir Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Sale, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oldham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 20% bonus, 10% pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Church International Ltd.
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefit Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £25000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexi time + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago