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

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 39 42 58
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +16
Permanent jobs citing BDD 20 20 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.32% 3.94% 2.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.25% 4.68% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 17
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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
381 427 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 82.29% 84.22% 87.69%
Number of salaries quoted 304 309 482
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 £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
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 25 June 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 25 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
Liverpool +1 15 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Wirral - 5 £50,000 - 1
BDD
North West

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for BDD.

1 46 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 46 (100.00%) TDD
2 38 (82.61%) MVC
2 38 (82.61%) C#
2 38 (82.61%) .NET
3 37 (80.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 37 (80.43%) ASP.NET
4 35 (76.09%) SQL Server
4 35 (76.09%) RESTful
4 35 (76.09%) Web Application Development
4 35 (76.09%) ASP.NET Web API
4 35 (76.09%) SQL Server 2014
4 35 (76.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 30 (65.22%) Git (software)
5 30 (65.22%) Ruby
6 29 (63.04%) WCF
7 27 (58.70%) NoSQL
8 26 (56.52%) Entity Framework
8 26 (56.52%) Node.js
8 26 (56.52%) Code First Entity Framework
8 26 (56.52%) .NET Framework
9 8 (17.39%) Java
10 7 (15.22%) HTML
10 7 (15.22%) OO
10 7 (15.22%) Scrum
10 7 (15.22%) JIRA
10 7 (15.22%) QA
10 7 (15.22%) Selenium
10 7 (15.22%) Automated Testing
10 7 (15.22%) Test Scripting

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 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (76.09%) SQL Server
1 35 (76.09%) SQL Server 2014
2 27 (58.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 30 (65.22%) Git (software)
2 7 (15.22%) Cucumber
2 7 (15.22%) JIRA
2 7 (15.22%) Selenium
2 7 (15.22%) WebDriver
3 4 (8.70%) Gerrit
3 4 (8.70%) Jenkins
3 4 (8.70%) JMeter
3 4 (8.70%) Mercurial
4 3 (6.52%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (10.87%) Retail
2 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 39 (84.78%) Developer
2 38 (82.61%) .NET Developer
3 7 (15.22%) Tester
4 6 (13.04%) Selenium Tester
5 5 (10.87%) Internet Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) QA Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) QA Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) QA Test Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) QA Test Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) QA Tester
6 4 (8.70%) Test Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Automation Tester
7 3 (6.52%) Java Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 3 (6.52%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Test Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Agile Test Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Agile Tester
9 1 (2.17%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (82.61%) .NET
2 37 (80.43%) ASP.NET
2 37 (80.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 35 (76.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 35 (76.09%) ASP.NET Web API
3 35 (76.09%) RESTful
4 29 (63.04%) WCF
5 26 (56.52%) .NET Framework
5 26 (56.52%) Code First Entity Framework
5 26 (56.52%) Entity Framework
5 26 (56.52%) Node.js
6 7 (15.22%) HTML
7 6 (13.04%) AngularJS
7 6 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (10.87%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (8.70%) CSS
10 3 (6.52%) jQuery
10 3 (6.52%) LINQ
10 3 (6.52%) Web Services
11 2 (4.35%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Linux
1 3 (6.52%) Unix
2 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 46 (100.00%) TDD
2 38 (82.61%) MVC
3 35 (76.09%) Web Application Development
4 7 (15.22%) Automated Testing
4 7 (15.22%) Defect Management
4 7 (15.22%) OO
4 7 (15.22%) Scrum
4 7 (15.22%) Test Scripting
5 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (8.70%) API Testing
6 4 (8.70%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (8.70%) Functional Testing
6 4 (8.70%) OWASP
6 4 (8.70%) QA Automation
6 4 (8.70%) Regression Testing
6 4 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (8.70%) Workflow
7 3 (6.52%) Agile Testing
7 3 (6.52%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (82.61%) C#
2 30 (65.22%) Ruby
3 8 (17.39%) Java
4 6 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 6 (13.04%) SQL
5 3 (6.52%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.22%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
Wirral, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago