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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 54 81 111
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +30
Permanent jobs citing BDD 182 117 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.81% 3.00% 2.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.35% 3.34% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 146 112 78
Median salary £45,000 £45,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.55% +13.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £52,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +6.09%
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
3402 3502 3506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 89.90% 89.86% 87.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2889 2894 2891
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £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 28 September 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 28 September 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 - 18 £45,000 - 3
Sale - 12 £47,500 -
Bury 0 8 £30,000 -36.84% 1
Stockport +2 5 £47,500 +26.66%
Wigan - 4 £40,000 -
Oldham - 2 £32,500 - 1
BDD
North West

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 310 (90.91%) TDD
2 307 (90.03%) Agile Software Development
3 170 (49.85%) C#
4 165 (48.39%) .NET
4 165 (48.39%) MVC
5 161 (47.21%) Scrum
6 151 (44.28%) ASP.NET
7 139 (40.76%) ASP.NET MVC
8 130 (38.12%) SQL Server
9 104 (30.50%) AngularJS
10 100 (29.33%) JavaScript
11 94 (27.57%) WCF
12 92 (26.98%) RESTful
13 89 (26.10%) SQL Server 2014
13 89 (26.10%) Ruby
14 87 (25.51%) OO
14 87 (25.51%) Web Application Development
15 85 (24.93%) Java
16 77 (22.58%) .NET Framework
17 76 (22.29%) ASP.NET Web API
18 75 (21.99%) E-Commerce
19 74 (21.70%) Kanban
20 72 (21.11%) Entity Framework
21 70 (20.53%) Git (software)
22 67 (19.65%) HTML
23 60 (17.60%) ASP.NET MVC 5
24 59 (17.30%) SQL
25 55 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
26 54 (15.84%) KnockoutJS
27 53 (15.54%) 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 29 (8.50%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (2.93%) Apache Solr
3 9 (2.64%) WebSphere
4 6 (1.76%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.47%) CMS
6 4 (1.17%) JBoss
7 3 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.59%) nginx
8 2 (0.59%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.29%) Apache
9 1 (0.29%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.29%) EPiServer CMS
9 1 (0.29%) Kentico
9 1 (0.29%) Sitefinity
9 1 (0.29%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (0.59%) MS Excel
1 2 (0.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (2.93%) Magento
2 3 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 53 (15.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.64%) GitHub
4 3 (0.88%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.59%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (7.92%) Internet
2 4 (1.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (38.12%) SQL Server
2 89 (26.10%) SQL Server 2014
3 41 (12.02%) NoSQL
4 32 (9.38%) MongoDB
5 27 (7.92%) MySQL
6 14 (4.11%) Big Data
7 13 (3.81%) Hadoop
8 8 (2.35%) DB2
8 8 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (1.76%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.59%) Couchbase
12 2 (0.59%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.59%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.29%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 70 (20.53%) Git (software)
2 49 (14.37%) TeamCity
3 31 (9.09%) Selenium
4 30 (8.80%) Cucumber
5 29 (8.50%) Jenkins
6 20 (5.87%) JIRA
7 18 (5.28%) SpecFlow
8 17 (4.99%) JUnit
8 17 (4.99%) NUnit
9 15 (4.40%) Octopus Deploy
10 14 (4.11%) Jasmine
11 13 (3.81%) Ant
11 13 (3.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 13 (3.81%) Eclipse
12 10 (2.93%) WebDriver
13 9 (2.64%) Subversion
14 7 (2.05%) Vagrant
15 5 (1.47%) RSpec
15 5 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
15 5 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 45 (13.20%) Games
2 39 (11.44%) Finance
3 26 (7.62%) Retail
4 11 (3.23%) Music Industry
5 6 (1.76%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.47%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.17%) Banking
7 4 (1.17%) Marketing
8 3 (0.88%) Automotive
8 3 (0.88%) Electronics
9 2 (0.59%) Advertising
10 1 (0.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 248 (72.73%) Developer
2 124 (36.36%) .NET Developer
3 54 (15.84%) Senior Developer
4 50 (14.66%) C# Developer
5 38 (11.14%) Java Developer
6 35 (10.26%) Junior
7 34 (9.97%) Junior Developer
8 31 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
9 30 (8.80%) Senior Java Developer
10 27 (7.92%) Graduate
10 27 (7.92%) Graduate Developer
11 26 (7.62%) ASP.NET Developer
11 26 (7.62%) Graduate .NET Developer
11 26 (7.62%) Junior .NET Developer
12 25 (7.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 23 (6.74%) Analyst
14 22 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 21 (6.16%) Software Developer
16 17 (4.99%) Lead Developer
17 15 (4.40%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (48.39%) .NET
2 151 (44.28%) ASP.NET
3 139 (40.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 104 (30.50%) AngularJS
5 94 (27.57%) WCF
6 92 (26.98%) RESTful
7 77 (22.58%) .NET Framework
8 76 (22.29%) ASP.NET Web API
9 72 (21.11%) Entity Framework
10 67 (19.65%) HTML
11 60 (17.60%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 54 (15.84%) KnockoutJS
13 51 (14.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 47 (13.78%) WPF
15 46 (13.49%) CSS
15 46 (13.49%) Node.js
16 42 (12.32%) jQuery
17 37 (10.85%) Spring
18 36 (10.56%) Hibernate
19 33 (9.68%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (10.26%) Computer Science
2 31 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 31 (9.09%) iPad
3 19 (5.57%) Mobile App
4 18 (5.28%) Xbox
5 14 (4.11%) User Experience
6 13 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (2.05%) Social Network
8 5 (1.47%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.17%) Fintech
10 3 (0.88%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.88%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.59%) Blog
11 2 (0.59%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.59%) Replication
12 1 (0.29%) Inversion of Control
12 1 (0.29%) Social Media
12 1 (0.29%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 36 (10.56%) Linux
2 23 (6.74%) Windows
3 9 (2.64%) Apple iOS
4 6 (1.76%) CoreOS
4 6 (1.76%) Ubuntu
5 5 (1.47%) Android
5 5 (1.47%) Unix
6 2 (0.59%) CentOS
7 1 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 310 (90.91%) TDD
2 307 (90.03%) Agile Software Development
3 165 (48.39%) MVC
4 161 (47.21%) Scrum
5 87 (25.51%) OO
5 87 (25.51%) Web Application Development
6 75 (21.99%) E-Commerce
7 74 (21.70%) Kanban
8 55 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
9 50 (14.66%) Web Development
10 46 (13.49%) Continuous Delivery
11 40 (11.73%) Mentoring
11 40 (11.73%) Software Engineering
12 38 (11.14%) Continuous Improvement
13 33 (9.68%) Dependency Injection
14 27 (7.92%) Multithreading
15 24 (7.04%) DevOps
16 23 (6.74%) Domain-Driven Design
16 23 (6.74%) OOP
16 23 (6.74%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 170 (49.85%) C#
2 100 (29.33%) JavaScript
3 89 (26.10%) Ruby
4 85 (24.93%) Java
5 59 (17.30%) SQL
6 26 (7.62%) F#
7 21 (6.16%) PHP
8 11 (3.23%) Python
9 9 (2.64%) Scala
10 7 (2.05%) C++
10 7 (2.05%) T-SQL
11 6 (1.76%) CoffeeScript
11 6 (1.76%) ES6
12 5 (1.47%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.17%) Apple Swift
14 2 (0.59%) C
14 2 (0.59%) R
15 1 (0.29%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (3.81%) Degree
1 13 (3.81%) ISEB
2 6 (1.76%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.69%) QA
2 2 (0.59%) SDET
System Software
1 6 (1.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 30 (8.80%) Kibana
2 14 (4.11%) Puppet
3 1 (0.29%) Ansible
3 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 38 (11.14%) Microsoft
2 29 (8.50%) Google
3 12 (3.52%) Oracle
4 10 (2.93%) Snowplow
5 8 (2.35%) IBM
6 4 (1.17%) Sitecore
7 3 (0.88%) SAP
7 3 (0.88%) Zend
8 2 (0.59%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.29%) Alterian
9 1 (0.29%) Atlassian
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Networkers
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
SceneOne Ltd.
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + 20% bonus, 10% pension
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + flexible working, pension, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Hall Goddard LTD
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 20% bonus, 10% pension
Posted: 27 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
WorkMobile
Salary: Up to £42 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Rochdale
ECOM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Bolton
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Flexible Working & Generous Bonus
Posted: 24 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Aquilaheywood Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago