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

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 58 85 113
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +28
Permanent jobs citing BDD 160 117 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.34% 3.05% 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.84% 3.41% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 140 110 67
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 £30,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £60,000 £54,400
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,750 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.26%
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
3307 3435 3540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 89.69% 89.43% 86.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2783 2877 2827
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 +6 16 £45,000 +20.00% 6
Sale - 11 £47,500 - 1
Wigan - 4 £40,000 -
Stockport -6 3 £27,500 -26.66% 2
Oldham - 3 £32,500 - 2
Bury 0 2 £30,000 -36.84% 1
Altrincham - 2 £47,500 -
BDD
North West

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 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 Manchester region with a requirement for BDD.

1 276 (90.20%) TDD
2 265 (86.60%) Agile Software Development
3 151 (49.35%) C#
4 145 (47.39%) .NET
5 142 (46.41%) Scrum
6 138 (45.10%) MVC
7 129 (42.16%) ASP.NET
8 120 (39.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 112 (36.60%) SQL Server
10 94 (30.72%) AngularJS
11 90 (29.41%) JavaScript
12 83 (27.12%) Ruby
13 82 (26.80%) RESTful
14 76 (24.84%) WCF
15 75 (24.51%) Java
16 74 (24.18%) SQL Server 2014
17 72 (23.53%) Web Application Development
18 71 (23.20%) OO
19 70 (22.88%) .NET Framework
19 70 (22.88%) ASP.NET Web API
20 68 (22.22%) Kanban
21 63 (20.59%) Entity Framework
22 60 (19.61%) HTML
23 57 (18.63%) E-Commerce
23 57 (18.63%) Git (software)
24 53 (17.32%) SQL
25 50 (16.34%) KnockoutJS
25 50 (16.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 49 (16.01%) Microsoft Azure
27 48 (15.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5

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 27 (8.82%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (2.61%) WebSphere
3 5 (1.63%) Apache Solr
4 4 (1.31%) CMS
5 3 (0.98%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.98%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.33%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.33%) EPiServer CMS
7 1 (0.33%) Kentico
7 1 (0.33%) nginx
7 1 (0.33%) Sitefinity
7 1 (0.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (0.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (2.61%) Magento
2 7 (2.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 49 (16.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (13.07%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.27%) GitHub
4 3 (0.98%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.65%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.19%) Internet
2 4 (1.31%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (36.60%) SQL Server
2 74 (24.18%) SQL Server 2014
3 34 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 27 (8.82%) MongoDB
5 21 (6.86%) MySQL
6 12 (3.92%) Big Data
7 9 (2.94%) Hadoop
8 8 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (2.29%) DB2
10 6 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (1.63%) Couchbase
11 5 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.98%) Relational Database
14 2 (0.65%) MariaDB
14 2 (0.65%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 57 (18.63%) Git (software)
2 47 (15.36%) TeamCity
3 41 (13.40%) Selenium
4 31 (10.13%) Cucumber
5 27 (8.82%) JIRA
6 22 (7.19%) Jenkins
7 19 (6.21%) SpecFlow
8 18 (5.88%) NUnit
9 15 (4.90%) JUnit
10 14 (4.58%) Jasmine
10 14 (4.58%) Octopus Deploy
11 13 (4.25%) WebDriver
12 11 (3.59%) Ant
12 11 (3.59%) Eclipse
13 8 (2.61%) Subversion
14 7 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (2.29%) Vagrant
14 7 (2.29%) Visual Studio
15 6 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 5 (1.63%) RSpec
General
1 41 (13.40%) Finance
2 40 (13.07%) Games
3 26 (8.50%) Retail
4 12 (3.92%) Music Industry
5 9 (2.94%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.94%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.29%) Electronics
6 7 (2.29%) Marketing
7 4 (1.31%) Automotive
7 4 (1.31%) Banking
8 2 (0.65%) Advertising
9 1 (0.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 216 (70.59%) Developer
2 110 (35.95%) .NET Developer
3 48 (15.69%) Senior Developer
4 46 (15.03%) C# Developer
5 30 (9.80%) Junior
6 29 (9.48%) Junior Developer
7 28 (9.15%) C# .NET Developer
7 28 (9.15%) Java Developer
8 26 (8.50%) Graduate
8 26 (8.50%) Graduate Developer
9 24 (7.84%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 24 (7.84%) Junior .NET Developer
10 23 (7.52%) Analyst
11 21 (6.86%) Senior Java Developer
12 20 (6.54%) ASP.NET Developer
13 19 (6.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 19 (6.21%) Software Developer
14 18 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 16 (5.23%) Senior .NET Developer
16 15 (4.90%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (47.39%) .NET
2 129 (42.16%) ASP.NET
3 120 (39.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 94 (30.72%) AngularJS
5 82 (26.80%) RESTful
6 76 (24.84%) WCF
7 70 (22.88%) .NET Framework
7 70 (22.88%) ASP.NET Web API
8 63 (20.59%) Entity Framework
9 60 (19.61%) HTML
10 50 (16.34%) KnockoutJS
10 50 (16.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 48 (15.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 44 (14.38%) WPF
13 41 (13.40%) CSS
14 34 (11.11%) jQuery
14 34 (11.11%) Node.js
15 27 (8.82%) HTML5
16 25 (8.17%) Code First Entity Framework
16 25 (8.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 36 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 29 (9.48%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (6.86%) iPad
4 18 (5.88%) Mobile App
5 15 (4.90%) Xbox
6 14 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (3.59%) User Experience
8 7 (2.29%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.31%) Blog
9 4 (1.31%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.31%) Fintech
10 2 (0.65%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.65%) Social Network
11 1 (0.33%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.33%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.33%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 32 (10.46%) Linux
2 19 (6.21%) Windows
3 8 (2.61%) CoreOS
3 8 (2.61%) Ubuntu
4 7 (2.29%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.63%) Unix
6 4 (1.31%) Android
7 2 (0.65%) CentOS
8 1 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 276 (90.20%) TDD
2 265 (86.60%) Agile Software Development
3 142 (46.41%) Scrum
4 138 (45.10%) MVC
5 72 (23.53%) Web Application Development
6 71 (23.20%) OO
7 68 (22.22%) Kanban
8 57 (18.63%) E-Commerce
9 47 (15.36%) Continuous Integration
10 45 (14.71%) Web Development
11 40 (13.07%) Continuous Delivery
12 34 (11.11%) Mentoring
13 33 (10.78%) Software Engineering
14 30 (9.80%) Dependency Injection
15 26 (8.50%) Continuous Improvement
16 25 (8.17%) Multithreading
17 22 (7.19%) DevOps
18 20 (6.54%) Automated Testing
19 19 (6.21%) High Availability
19 19 (6.21%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 151 (49.35%) C#
2 90 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 83 (27.12%) Ruby
4 75 (24.51%) Java
5 53 (17.32%) SQL
6 24 (7.84%) F#
7 19 (6.21%) PHP
8 11 (3.59%) Python
9 10 (3.27%) T-SQL
10 8 (2.61%) CoffeeScript
10 8 (2.61%) ES6
11 7 (2.29%) C++
12 5 (1.63%) Scala
13 4 (1.31%) Objective-C
14 3 (0.98%) Apple Swift
14 3 (0.98%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.65%) C
15 2 (0.65%) R
15 2 (0.65%) VB
16 1 (0.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (5.56%) Degree
2 13 (4.25%) ISEB
3 7 (2.29%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) SDET
System Software
1 8 (2.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 28 (9.15%) Kibana
2 16 (5.23%) Puppet
3 1 (0.33%) Ansible
3 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (10.46%) Microsoft
2 27 (8.82%) Google
3 10 (3.27%) Oracle
3 10 (3.27%) Snowplow
4 7 (2.29%) IBM
4 7 (2.29%) SAP
5 4 (1.31%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.65%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.65%) Zend
7 1 (0.33%) Alterian
7 1 (0.33%) Atlassian
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Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Employee Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: Highly competitive salary & benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + flexible working, pension, healthcare
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Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Bonus, Pension, 25 days
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £400 - £500.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Bonus, Pension, 25 days
Posted: 2 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits and training
Posted: 4 days ago
Oldham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Bonus, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexi time + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Oldham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Travel, Pension, Bonus
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Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Bolton
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + flexible working & generous bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Bolton
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + flexible working
Posted: 9 days ago