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

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 55 76 117
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +41
Permanent jobs citing BDD 189 115 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 5.01% 3.23% 1.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.59% 3.58% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 169 107 74
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
3383 3209 3689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 89.62% 90.06% 86.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2970 2631 3143
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 5 December 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 5 December 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 - 15 £45,000 - 1
Bury -5 12 £30,000 -36.84% 1
Stockport +10 10 £47,500 +50.79% 1
Altrincham +6 8 £42,500 -19.04% 2
Oldham - 6 £32,500 -
Wigan -5 5 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Sale - 3 £47,500 -
BDD
North West

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 329 (92.68%) Agile Software Development
2 321 (90.42%) TDD
3 171 (48.17%) MVC
3 171 (48.17%) C#
4 164 (46.20%) .NET
5 147 (41.41%) ASP.NET
6 137 (38.59%) Scrum
7 134 (37.75%) ASP.NET MVC
8 130 (36.62%) SQL Server
9 122 (34.37%) Java
10 110 (30.99%) WCF
11 104 (29.30%) OO
12 101 (28.45%) JavaScript
12 101 (28.45%) AngularJS
13 99 (27.89%) Web Application Development
13 99 (27.89%) RESTful
13 99 (27.89%) SQL Server 2014
14 88 (24.79%) Ruby
15 81 (22.82%) Git (software)
16 79 (22.25%) .NET Framework
17 78 (21.97%) ASP.NET Web API
18 75 (21.13%) Entity Framework
18 75 (21.13%) E-Commerce
19 72 (20.28%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 69 (19.44%) Kanban
21 65 (18.31%) Node.js
22 62 (17.46%) Continuous Integration
22 62 (17.46%) HTML
23 60 (16.90%) Spring
24 59 (16.62%) SQL

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 30 (8.45%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (4.79%) Apache Solr
3 13 (3.66%) Tomcat
4 11 (3.10%) JBoss
5 5 (1.41%) Confluence
5 5 (1.41%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.13%) Apache
6 4 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.56%) CMS
7 2 (0.56%) nginx
8 1 (0.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (0.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (2.82%) Magento
2 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 42 (11.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (10.14%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.85%) GitHub
3 3 (0.85%) SaaS
4 2 (0.56%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (10.42%) Internet
2 4 (1.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (36.62%) SQL Server
2 99 (27.89%) SQL Server 2014
3 50 (14.08%) NoSQL
4 41 (11.55%) MongoDB
5 25 (7.04%) MySQL
6 14 (3.94%) Big Data
6 14 (3.94%) Hadoop
7 5 (1.41%) DB2
8 3 (0.85%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.85%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.28%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.28%) Data Mart
10 1 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 81 (22.82%) Git (software)
2 45 (12.68%) Selenium
3 43 (12.11%) TeamCity
4 35 (9.86%) Cucumber
5 32 (9.01%) Jenkins
6 23 (6.48%) JUnit
7 22 (6.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 19 (5.35%) SpecFlow
9 17 (4.79%) Eclipse
10 15 (4.23%) Ant
10 15 (4.23%) JIRA
10 15 (4.23%) NUnit
11 12 (3.38%) Octopus Deploy
12 11 (3.10%) Jasmine
13 10 (2.82%) Subversion
13 10 (2.82%) WebDriver
14 7 (1.97%) Maven
15 6 (1.69%) Visual Studio
16 5 (1.41%) SoapUI
16 5 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 56 (15.77%) Games
2 38 (10.70%) Finance
3 11 (3.10%) Retail
4 8 (2.25%) Music Industry
5 6 (1.69%) Marketing
6 5 (1.41%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.13%) Banking
8 2 (0.56%) Advertising
8 2 (0.56%) Automotive
8 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.28%) Electronics
9 1 (0.28%) Legal
9 1 (0.28%) Military
9 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 240 (67.61%) Developer
2 121 (34.08%) .NET Developer
3 51 (14.37%) Senior Developer
4 50 (14.08%) Java Developer
5 41 (11.55%) Senior Java Developer
6 35 (9.86%) C# Developer
7 32 (9.01%) Junior
8 31 (8.73%) Junior Developer
9 26 (7.32%) Graduate
9 26 (7.32%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 26 (7.32%) Graduate Developer
9 26 (7.32%) Junior .NET Developer
10 23 (6.48%) Test Engineer
11 22 (6.20%) C# .NET Developer
12 21 (5.92%) Analyst
12 21 (5.92%) ASP.NET Developer
12 21 (5.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 21 (5.92%) Test Automation Engineer
12 21 (5.92%) Tester
13 19 (5.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (46.20%) .NET
2 147 (41.41%) ASP.NET
3 134 (37.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 110 (30.99%) WCF
5 101 (28.45%) AngularJS
6 99 (27.89%) RESTful
7 79 (22.25%) .NET Framework
8 78 (21.97%) ASP.NET Web API
9 75 (21.13%) Entity Framework
10 72 (20.28%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 65 (18.31%) Node.js
12 62 (17.46%) HTML
13 60 (16.90%) Spring
14 54 (15.21%) Hibernate
14 54 (15.21%) KnockoutJS
15 50 (14.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 46 (12.96%) Web Services
17 45 (12.68%) WPF
18 44 (12.39%) REST
19 42 (11.83%) Code First Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 41 (11.55%) iPad
2 37 (10.42%) Computer Science
3 22 (6.20%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (4.51%) Xbox
5 15 (4.23%) Mobile App
5 15 (4.23%) Social Network
6 13 (3.66%) User Experience
7 6 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.13%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.85%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.85%) Fintech
9 3 (0.85%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.56%) Blog
10 2 (0.56%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.56%) Replication
11 1 (0.28%) Animation
11 1 (0.28%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.28%) NHS
11 1 (0.28%) Social Media
11 1 (0.28%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (7.32%) Linux
2 20 (5.63%) Windows
3 10 (2.82%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.41%) Android
5 1 (0.28%) Unix
5 1 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 329 (92.68%) Agile Software Development
2 321 (90.42%) TDD
3 171 (48.17%) MVC
4 137 (38.59%) Scrum
5 104 (29.30%) OO
6 99 (27.89%) Web Application Development
7 75 (21.13%) E-Commerce
8 69 (19.44%) Kanban
9 62 (17.46%) Continuous Integration
10 52 (14.65%) Continuous Delivery
11 50 (14.08%) Continuous Improvement
12 46 (12.96%) SDLC
13 45 (12.68%) Software Engineering
14 42 (11.83%) Mentoring
14 42 (11.83%) Test Automation
14 42 (11.83%) Web Development
15 33 (9.30%) Automated Testing
16 28 (7.89%) Dependency Injection
16 28 (7.89%) Domain-Driven Design
17 26 (7.32%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 171 (48.17%) C#
2 122 (34.37%) Java
3 101 (28.45%) JavaScript
4 88 (24.79%) Ruby
5 59 (16.62%) SQL
6 26 (7.32%) F#
7 22 (6.20%) PHP
8 14 (3.94%) Scala
9 13 (3.66%) Python
10 9 (2.54%) C++
11 6 (1.69%) Objective-C
12 5 (1.41%) Apple Swift
13 3 (0.85%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.56%) Haskell
14 2 (0.56%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.56%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.56%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.28%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.28%) Go
15 1 (0.28%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (5.63%) ISEB
2 14 (3.94%) Degree
3 10 (2.82%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.04%) QA
2 7 (1.97%) SDET
3 2 (0.56%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (1.13%) Docker
2 2 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 26 (7.32%) Kibana
2 3 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.56%) Puppet
4 1 (0.28%) Ansible
Vendors
1 30 (8.45%) Microsoft
2 26 (7.32%) Google
3 13 (3.66%) Oracle
4 5 (1.41%) IBM
5 4 (1.13%) Snowplow
6 3 (0.85%) Zend
7 2 (0.56%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.28%) hybris
8 1 (0.28%) SAP
Bolton, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
SceneOne Ltd.
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Cloudscope
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Training & Progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £36,000 - £45,000 plus monetary benefits, attractive bonus scheme and
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Rochdale
ECOM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sparta Digital
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago