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

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 52 69 128
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +59
Permanent jobs citing BDD 159 132 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.56% 3.98% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.14% 4.50% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 157 119 50
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £34,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £61,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
3096 2931 3341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.74% 88.42% 85.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2649 2440 2710
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,500 £60,000
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 28 June 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 June 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 +7 11 £27,500 -26.66% 5
Oldham - 9 £32,500 - 1
Bolton +3 6 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Sale +4 3 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Altrincham - 2 £47,500 -
Salford +8 1 £43,500 +16.00% 1
BDD
North West

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 253 (90.04%) TDD
2 229 (81.49%) Agile Software Development
3 131 (46.62%) Scrum
3 131 (46.62%) C#
4 125 (44.48%) .NET
5 96 (34.16%) ASP.NET
6 94 (33.45%) MVC
7 90 (32.03%) Java
8 84 (29.89%) ASP.NET MVC
9 81 (28.83%) SQL Server
10 79 (28.11%) AngularJS
11 78 (27.76%) JavaScript
12 68 (24.20%) Kanban
13 65 (23.13%) .NET Framework
14 64 (22.78%) Ruby
15 61 (21.71%) SQL
16 59 (21.00%) RESTful
17 58 (20.64%) Selenium
18 56 (19.93%) OO
19 52 (18.51%) WCF
19 52 (18.51%) Entity Framework
20 51 (18.15%) ASP.NET Web API
20 51 (18.15%) Continuous Integration
20 51 (18.15%) HTML
21 48 (17.08%) Git (software)
22 46 (16.37%) Web Development
22 46 (16.37%) SQL Server 2014
23 44 (15.66%) Web Application Development
24 40 (14.23%) Finance
25 37 (13.17%) WPF

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 18 (6.41%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (4.98%) WebSphere
3 12 (4.27%) CMS
4 11 (3.91%) Sitecore CMS
5 9 (3.20%) Umbraco
6 8 (2.85%) Alfresco
6 8 (2.85%) Liferay
7 6 (2.14%) IIS
8 5 (1.78%) Apache
8 5 (1.78%) Mule
9 4 (1.42%) Apache Solr
9 4 (1.42%) SharePoint
9 4 (1.42%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (1.07%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.36%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.36%) EPiServer CMS
11 1 (0.36%) Kentico
11 1 (0.36%) Sitefinity
11 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (2.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (2.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 34 (12.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (11.74%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (4.63%) SaaS
4 10 (3.56%) GitHub
5 5 (1.78%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (1.78%) Amazon S3
5 5 (1.78%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (1.78%) PaaS
6 3 (1.07%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.36%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.85%) Internet
2 3 (1.07%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (28.83%) SQL Server
2 46 (16.37%) SQL Server 2014
3 37 (13.17%) NoSQL
4 19 (6.76%) MongoDB
5 18 (6.41%) MySQL
6 10 (3.56%) Couchbase
7 9 (3.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (2.85%) Big Data
9 6 (2.14%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (2.14%) DB2
9 6 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (1.78%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (1.78%) Hazelcast
11 4 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (1.42%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.71%) MariaDB
12 2 (0.71%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.36%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 58 (20.64%) Selenium
2 48 (17.08%) Git (software)
3 34 (12.10%) JIRA
4 32 (11.39%) Cucumber
4 32 (11.39%) TeamCity
5 23 (8.19%) WebDriver
6 20 (7.12%) Jenkins
7 17 (6.05%) SpecFlow
8 14 (4.98%) JUnit
9 13 (4.63%) Jasmine
9 13 (4.63%) NUnit
9 13 (4.63%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (3.56%) Ant
10 10 (3.56%) Octopus Deploy
11 9 (3.20%) Eclipse
12 7 (2.49%) Maven
12 7 (2.49%) Vagrant
12 7 (2.49%) Visual Studio
13 6 (2.14%) JMeter
14 5 (1.78%) Subversion
General
1 40 (14.23%) Finance
2 30 (10.68%) Retail
3 26 (9.25%) Games
4 16 (5.69%) Marketing
5 12 (4.27%) Music Industry
6 10 (3.56%) Manufacturing
7 8 (2.85%) Electronics
7 8 (2.85%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.78%) Automotive
9 4 (1.42%) Advertising
9 4 (1.42%) Banking
Job Titles
1 175 (62.28%) Developer
2 84 (29.89%) .NET Developer
3 46 (16.37%) Senior Developer
4 42 (14.95%) C# Developer
5 28 (9.96%) Analyst
6 27 (9.61%) C# .NET Developer
6 27 (9.61%) Java Developer
7 22 (7.83%) Senior Java Developer
7 22 (7.83%) Test Analyst
8 20 (7.12%) Graduate
8 20 (7.12%) Graduate Developer
8 20 (7.12%) Junior
9 19 (6.76%) Junior Developer
10 18 (6.41%) Java Engineer
11 17 (6.05%) ASP.NET Developer
12 16 (5.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 16 (5.69%) Graduate .NET Developer
12 16 (5.69%) Junior .NET Developer
12 16 (5.69%) Test Engineer
13 15 (5.34%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (44.48%) .NET
2 96 (34.16%) ASP.NET
3 84 (29.89%) ASP.NET MVC
4 79 (28.11%) AngularJS
5 65 (23.13%) .NET Framework
6 59 (21.00%) RESTful
7 52 (18.51%) Entity Framework
7 52 (18.51%) WCF
8 51 (18.15%) ASP.NET Web API
8 51 (18.15%) HTML
9 37 (13.17%) WPF
10 35 (12.46%) CSS
10 35 (12.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 34 (12.10%) KnockoutJS
12 28 (9.96%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 28 (9.96%) jQuery
13 27 (9.61%) HTML5
13 27 (9.61%) XML
14 26 (9.25%) SOAP
15 23 (8.19%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.32%) Enterprise Software
2 23 (8.19%) Computer Science
3 19 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (4.63%) iPad
5 11 (3.91%) N-Tier
5 11 (3.91%) Xbox
6 10 (3.56%) Mobile App
7 9 (3.20%) User Experience
8 7 (2.49%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.78%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.42%) Blog
11 2 (0.71%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.36%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 32 (11.39%) Linux
2 17 (6.05%) Windows
3 8 (2.85%) CoreOS
3 8 (2.85%) Ubuntu
4 5 (1.78%) Unix
5 3 (1.07%) Android
6 2 (0.71%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.71%) CentOS
7 1 (0.36%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 253 (90.04%) TDD
2 229 (81.49%) Agile Software Development
3 131 (46.62%) Scrum
4 94 (33.45%) MVC
5 68 (24.20%) Kanban
6 56 (19.93%) OO
7 51 (18.15%) Continuous Integration
8 46 (16.37%) Web Development
9 44 (15.66%) Web Application Development
10 34 (12.10%) Software Engineering
11 33 (11.74%) E-Commerce
12 32 (11.39%) Continuous Delivery
13 31 (11.03%) DevOps
14 26 (9.25%) Test Scripting
15 25 (8.90%) SOA
16 24 (8.54%) Automated Testing
16 24 (8.54%) Mentoring
17 21 (7.47%) Dependency Injection
17 21 (7.47%) SDLC
18 19 (6.76%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 131 (46.62%) C#
2 90 (32.03%) Java
3 78 (27.76%) JavaScript
4 64 (22.78%) Ruby
5 61 (21.71%) SQL
6 17 (6.05%) T-SQL
7 16 (5.69%) F#
8 14 (4.98%) PHP
9 13 (4.63%) Scala
10 11 (3.91%) C++
11 9 (3.20%) Python
12 8 (2.85%) CoffeeScript
12 8 (2.85%) ES6
13 6 (2.14%) C
13 6 (2.14%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.07%) VB
15 2 (0.71%) R
16 1 (0.36%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (4.98%) Degree
1 14 (4.98%) ISEB
2 9 (3.20%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (11.03%) QA
2 2 (0.71%) SDET
System Software
1 13 (4.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (7.12%) Kibana
2 15 (5.34%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (11.74%) Microsoft
2 24 (8.54%) Google
3 13 (4.63%) Sitecore
4 10 (3.56%) EPiServer
4 10 (3.56%) Snowplow
5 8 (2.85%) SAP
6 6 (2.14%) IBM
6 6 (2.14%) Oracle
6 6 (2.14%) webMethods
7 5 (1.78%) WSO2
8 2 (0.71%) Facebook
9 1 (0.36%) Alterian
9 1 (0.36%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.36%) Twitter
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £38000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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