The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 70 106 113
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +7
Permanent jobs citing BDD 115 93 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.52% 2.31% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.97% 2.72% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 107 89 69
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £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
2900 3414 3202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.82% 84.86% 84.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2353 2931 2793
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Manchester

BDD
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bury - 17 £47,500 - 3
Stockport -15 15 £36,250 -0.68% 3
Salford +8 2 £37,500 -34.78% 1
Bolton +17 1 £35,000 -33.33%
BDD
North West

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 226 (91.87%) Agile Software Development
2 215 (87.40%) TDD
3 125 (50.81%) C#
4 120 (48.78%) .NET
5 98 (39.84%) Scrum
6 89 (36.18%) Java
7 75 (30.49%) MVC
8 73 (29.67%) ASP.NET
9 65 (26.42%) Git (software)
10 64 (26.02%) SQL Server
11 63 (25.61%) ASP.NET MVC
12 62 (25.20%) Continuous Integration
13 61 (24.80%) JavaScript
14 60 (24.39%) .NET Framework
15 59 (23.98%) HTML
16 53 (21.54%) Web Services
17 51 (20.73%) SQL
17 51 (20.73%) OO
17 51 (20.73%) RESTful
18 50 (20.33%) Kanban
18 50 (20.33%) Selenium
19 48 (19.51%) SOA
20 47 (19.11%) NoSQL
21 44 (17.89%) SOAP
21 44 (17.89%) WCF
21 44 (17.89%) Software Engineering
22 43 (17.48%) Entity Framework
23 41 (16.67%) REST
24 40 (16.26%) Cucumber
25 37 (15.04%) CSS

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 31 (12.60%) Node.js
2 22 (8.94%) CMS
3 18 (7.32%) Sitecore CMS
4 11 (4.47%) IIS
4 11 (4.47%) Umbraco
5 9 (3.66%) Alfresco
5 9 (3.66%) Liferay
5 9 (3.66%) WebSphere
6 8 (3.25%) Apache
6 8 (3.25%) Mule
7 6 (2.44%) Kentico
8 5 (2.03%) SharePoint
8 5 (2.03%) Sitefinity
9 3 (1.22%) Confluence
9 3 (1.22%) JBoss
9 3 (1.22%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.41%) EPiServer CMS
11 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.81%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 4 (1.63%) Magento
2 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
1 18 (7.32%) SaaS
2 11 (4.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.25%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (3.25%) Amazon S3
3 8 (3.25%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (3.25%) PaaS
4 3 (1.22%) GitHub
5 2 (0.81%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.41%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (26.02%) SQL Server
2 47 (19.11%) NoSQL
3 32 (13.01%) SQL Server 2014
4 8 (3.25%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (3.25%) Couchbase
4 8 (3.25%) Crystal Reports
4 8 (3.25%) Hazelcast
5 3 (1.22%) MySQL
5 3 (1.22%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.81%) GIS
6 2 (0.81%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.81%) Redis
7 1 (0.41%) Big Data
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 65 (26.42%) Git (software)
2 50 (20.33%) Selenium
3 40 (16.26%) Cucumber
4 29 (11.79%) JIRA
5 25 (10.16%) Jenkins
6 20 (8.13%) NUnit
6 20 (8.13%) Team Foundation Server
7 17 (6.91%) SpecFlow
7 17 (6.91%) WebDriver
8 16 (6.50%) SoapUI
9 12 (4.88%) Maven
10 9 (3.66%) Subversion
10 9 (3.66%) TeamCity
11 8 (3.25%) git-flow
11 8 (3.25%) Hudson
12 7 (2.85%) Bugzilla
13 6 (2.44%) Mercurial
13 6 (2.44%) Octopus Deploy
13 6 (2.44%) Rhino Mocks
13 6 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (11.79%) Advertising
2 18 (7.32%) Finance
2 18 (7.32%) Retail
3 15 (6.10%) Games
4 13 (5.28%) Marketing
5 5 (2.03%) Banking
6 2 (0.81%) Automotive
7 1 (0.41%) Electronics
7 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 145 (58.94%) Developer
2 67 (27.24%) .NET Developer
3 39 (15.85%) Senior Developer
4 37 (15.04%) C# Developer
5 35 (14.23%) Tester
6 31 (12.60%) Java Developer
7 28 (11.38%) C# .NET Developer
8 26 (10.57%) Analyst
9 24 (9.76%) Test Analyst
10 23 (9.35%) Software Tester
11 20 (8.13%) ASP.NET Developer
12 19 (7.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 15 (6.10%) Automation Tester
13 15 (6.10%) Software Analyst
14 14 (5.69%) Architect
14 14 (5.69%) Software Engineer
14 14 (5.69%) Software Test Analyst
15 13 (5.28%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 13 (5.28%) Senior Java Developer
15 13 (5.28%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (48.78%) .NET
2 73 (29.67%) ASP.NET
3 63 (25.61%) ASP.NET MVC
4 60 (24.39%) .NET Framework
5 59 (23.98%) HTML
6 53 (21.54%) Web Services
7 51 (20.73%) RESTful
8 44 (17.89%) SOAP
8 44 (17.89%) WCF
9 43 (17.48%) Entity Framework
10 41 (16.67%) REST
11 37 (15.04%) CSS
12 35 (14.23%) AngularJS
13 34 (13.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 33 (13.41%) ASP.NET Web API
15 31 (12.60%) Spring
16 29 (11.79%) LINQ
17 27 (10.98%) HTML5
18 25 (10.16%) jQuery
19 24 (9.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (15.04%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (6.10%) N-Tier
3 14 (5.69%) Mobile App
4 10 (4.07%) Mobile Games
5 9 (3.66%) Algorithms
5 9 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.66%) Computer Science
6 8 (3.25%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.03%) User Experience
8 4 (1.63%) Informatics
9 3 (1.22%) Xbox
10 2 (0.81%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 19 (7.72%) Windows
2 16 (6.50%) Linux
3 10 (4.07%) Android
4 6 (2.44%) AIX
4 6 (2.44%) Mac OS
5 4 (1.63%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.41%) Unix
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
1 226 (91.87%) Agile Software Development
2 215 (87.40%) TDD
3 98 (39.84%) Scrum
4 75 (30.49%) MVC
5 62 (25.20%) Continuous Integration
6 51 (20.73%) OO
7 50 (20.33%) Kanban
8 48 (19.51%) SOA
9 44 (17.89%) Software Engineering
10 36 (14.63%) Web Application Development
11 31 (12.60%) Manual Testing
12 29 (11.79%) Automated Testing
12 29 (11.79%) Web Development
13 23 (9.35%) Continuous Delivery
13 23 (9.35%) OOP
14 22 (8.94%) Automation Testing
14 22 (8.94%) Test Scripting
15 19 (7.72%) E-Commerce
15 19 (7.72%) SDLC
16 17 (6.91%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 125 (50.81%) C#
2 89 (36.18%) Java
3 61 (24.80%) JavaScript
4 51 (20.73%) SQL
5 34 (13.82%) Ruby
6 20 (8.13%) PHP
7 18 (7.32%) C++
8 16 (6.50%) C
9 15 (6.10%) Scala
10 9 (3.66%) Objective-C
10 9 (3.66%) T-SQL
11 8 (3.25%) Python
12 6 (2.44%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.81%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.41%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.41%) Groovy
14 1 (0.41%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.41%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 27 (10.98%) Degree
2 15 (6.10%) ISEB
3 8 (3.25%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (15.04%) QA
System Software
1 11 (4.47%) Docker
2 2 (0.81%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (11.38%) Microsoft
2 23 (9.35%) Facebook
3 18 (7.32%) Sitecore
4 16 (6.50%) EPiServer
5 12 (4.88%) Oracle
6 9 (3.66%) Google
6 9 (3.66%) webMethods
7 8 (3.25%) WSO2
8 5 (2.03%) Zend
9 3 (1.22%) Perforce
10 2 (0.81%) Adobe
10 2 (0.81%) Apple
10 2 (0.81%) ESRI
10 2 (0.81%) Sencha
11 1 (0.41%) PayPal
11 1 (0.41%) Sage
11 1 (0.41%) SAP
11 1 (0.41%) Twitter
11 1 (0.41%) Xamarin
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary with additional NCC Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000 + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £35,000 to £36,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Missguided
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Missguided
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Stockport
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Stockport
aap3
Salary: £36000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago