The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 40 38 48
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Permanent jobs citing BDD 24 20 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.29% 4.02% 3.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.08% 4.90% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 20
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
472 408 553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 84.44% 82.09% 86.81%
Number of salaries quoted 357 301 458
Median salary £40,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

BDD
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Merseyside region.

BDD Salary Trend in Merseyside

BDD
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Merseyside

BDD
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Liverpool -2 15 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Wirral - 9 £50,000 - 1
BDD
North West

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for BDD.

1 49 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 49 (100.00%) TDD
2 42 (85.71%) MVC
2 42 (85.71%) C#
2 42 (85.71%) .NET
3 41 (83.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 41 (83.67%) ASP.NET
4 39 (79.59%) SQL Server
4 39 (79.59%) RESTful
4 39 (79.59%) Web Application Development
4 39 (79.59%) ASP.NET Web API
4 39 (79.59%) SQL Server 2014
4 39 (79.59%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 29 (59.18%) Git (software)
5 29 (59.18%) Ruby
5 29 (59.18%) WCF
6 27 (55.10%) NoSQL
7 26 (53.06%) .NET Framework
7 26 (53.06%) Code First Entity Framework
7 26 (53.06%) Entity Framework
7 26 (53.06%) Node.js
8 10 (20.41%) AngularJS
8 10 (20.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (18.37%) KnockoutJS
9 9 (18.37%) Internet
10 7 (14.29%) Scrum
10 7 (14.29%) OO
10 7 (14.29%) HTML
10 7 (14.29%) Java
11 6 (12.24%) JavaScript

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (79.59%) SQL Server
1 39 (79.59%) SQL Server 2014
2 27 (55.10%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 29 (59.18%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.24%) Cucumber
2 6 (12.24%) JIRA
2 6 (12.24%) Selenium
2 6 (12.24%) WebDriver
3 3 (6.12%) Gerrit
3 3 (6.12%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.12%) JMeter
3 3 (6.12%) Mercurial
3 3 (6.12%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (10.20%) Retail
2 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.04%) Finance
3 1 (2.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 43 (87.76%) Developer
2 42 (85.71%) .NET Developer
3 9 (18.37%) Internet Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Tester
5 5 (10.20%) Selenium Tester
6 3 (6.12%) Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Automation Tester
6 3 (6.12%) QA Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) QA Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) QA Test Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) QA Test Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) QA Tester
6 3 (6.12%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 3 (6.12%) Test Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Test Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Agile Test Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Agile Tester
7 2 (4.08%) Java Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (85.71%) .NET
2 41 (83.67%) ASP.NET
2 41 (83.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 39 (79.59%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 39 (79.59%) ASP.NET Web API
3 39 (79.59%) RESTful
4 29 (59.18%) WCF
5 26 (53.06%) .NET Framework
5 26 (53.06%) Code First Entity Framework
5 26 (53.06%) Entity Framework
5 26 (53.06%) Node.js
6 10 (20.41%) AngularJS
6 10 (20.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (18.37%) KnockoutJS
8 7 (14.29%) HTML
9 4 (8.16%) CSS
10 3 (6.12%) jQuery
10 3 (6.12%) LINQ
10 3 (6.12%) Web Services
11 2 (4.08%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Linux
1 3 (6.12%) Unix
2 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 49 (100.00%) TDD
2 42 (85.71%) MVC
3 39 (79.59%) Web Application Development
4 7 (14.29%) OO
4 7 (14.29%) Scrum
5 6 (12.24%) Automated Testing
5 6 (12.24%) Defect Management
5 6 (12.24%) Test Scripting
6 5 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.16%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (6.12%) Agile Testing
8 3 (6.12%) API Testing
8 3 (6.12%) Configuration Management
8 3 (6.12%) Functional Testing
8 3 (6.12%) OWASP
8 3 (6.12%) QA Automation
8 3 (6.12%) Regression Testing
8 3 (6.12%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (6.12%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 42 (85.71%) C#
2 29 (59.18%) Ruby
3 7 (14.29%) Java
4 6 (12.24%) JavaScript
4 6 (12.24%) SQL
5 3 (6.12%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
Wirral, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago