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

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 55 33 42
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +9
Permanent jobs citing BDD 20 19 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.93% 4.44% 4.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.35% 5.21% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 24
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £32,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
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
597 365 487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 87.54% 85.28% 83.68%
Number of salaries quoted 388 288 402
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,200 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 29 September 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 29 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
Liverpool -22 13 £40,000 - 2
Wirral - 5 £50,000 -
BDD
North West

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for BDD.

1 39 (95.12%) Agile Software Development
1 39 (95.12%) TDD
2 37 (90.24%) MVC
2 37 (90.24%) C#
2 37 (90.24%) .NET
3 36 (87.80%) SQL Server
3 36 (87.80%) ASP.NET
3 36 (87.80%) RESTful
3 36 (87.80%) ASP.NET MVC
3 36 (87.80%) Web Application Development
3 36 (87.80%) ASP.NET Web API
3 36 (87.80%) SQL Server 2014
3 36 (87.80%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 28 (68.29%) Git (software)
4 28 (68.29%) Ruby
5 27 (65.85%) WCF
5 27 (65.85%) NoSQL
6 26 (63.41%) Entity Framework
6 26 (63.41%) Node.js
6 26 (63.41%) .NET Framework
6 26 (63.41%) Code First Entity Framework
7 11 (26.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 11 (26.83%) AngularJS
8 10 (24.39%) KnockoutJS
8 10 (24.39%) Internet
9 4 (9.76%) Scrum
10 3 (7.32%) MongoDB
10 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (4.88%) Kanban
11 2 (4.88%) JIRA

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (24.39%) Internet
2 2 (4.88%) PuTTY
2 2 (4.88%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (87.80%) SQL Server
1 36 (87.80%) SQL Server 2014
2 27 (65.85%) NoSQL
3 3 (7.32%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 28 (68.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.88%) Ant
2 2 (4.88%) Cucumber
2 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.88%) JIRA
2 2 (4.88%) JMeter
2 2 (4.88%) RubyMine
2 2 (4.88%) Selenium
2 2 (4.88%) TortoiseSVN
2 2 (4.88%) WATIR
3 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.44%) Finance
1 1 (2.44%) Games
1 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (95.12%) Developer
2 37 (90.24%) .NET Developer
3 10 (24.39%) Internet Developer
4 1 (2.44%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (2.44%) C# Developer
4 1 (2.44%) Development Engineer
4 1 (2.44%) Java Developer
4 1 (2.44%) Ruby Developer
4 1 (2.44%) Software Development Engineer
4 1 (2.44%) Software Engineer
4 1 (2.44%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (2.44%) Test Development Engineer
4 1 (2.44%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (90.24%) .NET
2 36 (87.80%) ASP.NET
2 36 (87.80%) ASP.NET MVC
2 36 (87.80%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 36 (87.80%) ASP.NET Web API
2 36 (87.80%) RESTful
3 27 (65.85%) WCF
4 26 (63.41%) .NET Framework
4 26 (63.41%) Code First Entity Framework
4 26 (63.41%) Entity Framework
4 26 (63.41%) Node.js
5 11 (26.83%) AngularJS
5 11 (26.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 10 (24.39%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (4.88%) CSS
7 2 (4.88%) Gherkin
7 2 (4.88%) HTML
8 1 (2.44%) Hibernate
8 1 (2.44%) jQuery
8 1 (2.44%) LINQ
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (95.12%) Agile Software Development
1 39 (95.12%) TDD
2 37 (90.24%) MVC
3 36 (87.80%) Web Application Development
4 4 (9.76%) Scrum
5 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.88%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (4.88%) Kanban
6 2 (4.88%) Validation
7 1 (2.44%) Continuous Deployment
7 1 (2.44%) DevOps
7 1 (2.44%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 37 (90.24%) C#
2 28 (68.29%) Ruby
3 2 (4.88%) PHP
4 1 (2.44%) Java
4 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.44%) Perl
4 1 (2.44%) Python
4 1 (2.44%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
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