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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 64 80 123
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +43
Permanent jobs citing BDD 132 116 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.81% 3.17% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.29% 3.67% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 130 105 64
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,550 £56,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.43%
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
3079 3160 3443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.81% 86.46% 85.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2607 2594 2836
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
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 2 May 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 2 May 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
Stockport +8 7 £27,500 -24.65% 4
Bury - 5 £35,000 -
Oldham - 4 £32,500 - 2
Salford +8 3 £37,500 -34.78%
BDD
North West

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 May 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.

1 217 (88.21%) TDD
2 202 (82.11%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (43.90%) Scrum
4 104 (42.28%) C#
4 104 (42.28%) .NET
5 80 (32.52%) Java
6 69 (28.05%) MVC
7 66 (26.83%) ASP.NET
8 64 (26.02%) JavaScript
9 59 (23.98%) ASP.NET MVC
10 57 (23.17%) AngularJS
11 55 (22.36%) SQL
11 55 (22.36%) .NET Framework
11 55 (22.36%) Kanban
12 54 (21.95%) Selenium
13 51 (20.73%) Ruby
13 51 (20.73%) SQL Server
14 49 (19.92%) HTML
14 49 (19.92%) RESTful
15 47 (19.11%) Git (software)
16 46 (18.70%) Continuous Integration
17 42 (17.07%) Entity Framework
18 41 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
19 40 (16.26%) QA
20 38 (15.45%) NoSQL
21 37 (15.04%) Web Development
22 36 (14.63%) OO
23 35 (14.23%) SOA
23 35 (14.23%) JIRA
24 33 (13.41%) Software Engineering

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 (8.94%) Node.js
2 14 (5.69%) CMS
3 13 (5.28%) WebSphere
4 11 (4.47%) Sitecore CMS
5 10 (4.07%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (3.66%) Alfresco
6 9 (3.66%) IIS
6 9 (3.66%) Liferay
6 9 (3.66%) Umbraco
7 8 (3.25%) Apache
7 8 (3.25%) Mule
8 7 (2.85%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.81%) GeoServer
10 2 (0.81%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.41%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.41%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.41%) EPiServer CMS
11 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (5.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (3.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (7.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (7.32%) SaaS
4 8 (3.25%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (3.25%) Amazon S3
4 8 (3.25%) GitHub
4 8 (3.25%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (3.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.41%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (20.73%) SQL Server
2 38 (15.45%) NoSQL
3 28 (11.38%) SQL Server 2014
4 14 (5.69%) MySQL
5 13 (5.28%) Couchbase
6 11 (4.47%) MongoDB
7 9 (3.66%) Crystal Reports
8 8 (3.25%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (3.25%) Big Data
8 8 (3.25%) Hazelcast
9 5 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.63%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.81%) DB2
11 2 (0.81%) GIS
11 2 (0.81%) MariaDB
12 1 (0.41%) Redis
Development Applications
1 54 (21.95%) Selenium
2 47 (19.11%) Git (software)
3 35 (14.23%) JIRA
4 24 (9.76%) Cucumber
5 23 (9.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 20 (8.13%) WebDriver
7 19 (7.72%) TeamCity
8 16 (6.50%) SpecFlow
9 15 (6.10%) Jenkins
10 12 (4.88%) Jasmine
10 12 (4.88%) SoapUI
11 11 (4.47%) Maven
12 9 (3.66%) NUnit
13 8 (3.25%) git-flow
13 8 (3.25%) Hudson
13 8 (3.25%) Visual Studio
14 7 (2.85%) JUnit
15 6 (2.44%) JMeter
15 6 (2.44%) Octopus Deploy
16 5 (2.03%) Bugzilla
General
1 30 (12.20%) Finance
2 26 (10.57%) Retail
3 17 (6.91%) Marketing
4 16 (6.50%) Games
5 10 (4.07%) Advertising
6 8 (3.25%) Electronics
6 8 (3.25%) Manufacturing
6 8 (3.25%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.85%) Banking
7 7 (2.85%) Music Industry
8 5 (2.03%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 136 (55.28%) Developer
2 57 (23.17%) .NET Developer
3 35 (14.23%) C# Developer
3 35 (14.23%) Senior Developer
4 32 (13.01%) Analyst
5 27 (10.98%) Test Analyst
6 24 (9.76%) Tester
7 22 (8.94%) C# .NET Developer
8 20 (8.13%) Java Developer
9 18 (7.32%) Java Engineer
10 17 (6.91%) Software Tester
11 16 (6.50%) Senior Java Developer
11 16 (6.50%) Software Analyst
12 15 (6.10%) Automation Tester
12 15 (6.10%) Graduate
12 15 (6.10%) Graduate Developer
12 15 (6.10%) Software Developer
12 15 (6.10%) Test Engineer
13 14 (5.69%) Senior C# Developer
13 14 (5.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (42.28%) .NET
2 66 (26.83%) ASP.NET
3 59 (23.98%) ASP.NET MVC
4 57 (23.17%) AngularJS
5 55 (22.36%) .NET Framework
6 49 (19.92%) HTML
6 49 (19.92%) RESTful
7 42 (17.07%) Entity Framework
8 41 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
9 32 (13.01%) WCF
10 29 (11.79%) CSS
11 27 (10.98%) SOAP
12 26 (10.57%) HTML5
12 26 (10.57%) jQuery
13 25 (10.16%) REST
14 24 (9.76%) Web Services
14 24 (9.76%) WPF
15 23 (9.35%) LINQ
16 22 (8.94%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 22 (8.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.20%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (6.10%) Computer Science
4 14 (5.69%) N-Tier
5 12 (4.88%) Mobile App
6 10 (4.07%) Xbox
7 9 (3.66%) Client/Server
8 8 (3.25%) Algorithms
8 8 (3.25%) User Experience
9 5 (2.03%) iPad
10 4 (1.63%) Blog
11 1 (0.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (8.54%) Linux
2 12 (4.88%) Windows
3 7 (2.85%) CoreOS
3 7 (2.85%) Ubuntu
4 6 (2.44%) Android
5 3 (1.22%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.41%) AIX
6 1 (0.41%) CentOS
6 1 (0.41%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.41%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.41%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.41%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (88.21%) TDD
2 202 (82.11%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (43.90%) Scrum
4 69 (28.05%) MVC
5 55 (22.36%) Kanban
6 46 (18.70%) Continuous Integration
7 37 (15.04%) Web Development
8 36 (14.63%) OO
9 35 (14.23%) SOA
10 33 (13.41%) Continuous Delivery
10 33 (13.41%) Software Engineering
11 31 (12.60%) Test Scripting
12 28 (11.38%) Web Application Development
13 27 (10.98%) DevOps
14 26 (10.57%) Automated Testing
14 26 (10.57%) E-Commerce
15 24 (9.76%) SDLC
16 22 (8.94%) Manual Testing
17 20 (8.13%) Automation Testing
18 17 (6.91%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 104 (42.28%) C#
2 80 (32.52%) Java
3 64 (26.02%) JavaScript
4 55 (22.36%) SQL
5 51 (20.73%) Ruby
6 19 (7.72%) T-SQL
7 18 (7.32%) PHP
8 14 (5.69%) C++
9 11 (4.47%) Scala
10 9 (3.66%) Python
11 8 (3.25%) F#
12 7 (2.85%) CoffeeScript
12 7 (2.85%) ES6
13 6 (2.44%) C
13 6 (2.44%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.22%) VB
15 2 (0.81%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.41%) Apple Swift
16 1 (0.41%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.41%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (6.91%) Degree
1 17 (6.91%) ISEB
2 10 (4.07%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (16.26%) QA
2 2 (0.81%) SDET
System Software
1 16 (6.50%) Docker
2 1 (0.41%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 12 (4.88%) Kibana
2 8 (3.25%) Puppet
3 1 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (13.01%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.50%) Google
3 11 (4.47%) EPiServer
3 11 (4.47%) Sitecore
4 10 (4.07%) Facebook
5 9 (3.66%) Oracle
5 9 (3.66%) webMethods
6 8 (3.25%) SAP
6 8 (3.25%) WSO2
7 7 (2.85%) Snowplow
8 2 (0.81%) ESRI
8 2 (0.81%) IBM
9 1 (0.41%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.41%) Twitter
9 1 (0.41%) Zend
Stockport, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 90,000 - 100,000 + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
AAP3
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Oldham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 12.5% Bonus + Flexible benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Penna Communications
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago