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

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 44 35 46
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Permanent jobs citing BDD 24 19 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.96% 4.33% 3.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.55% 5.22% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 21
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
528 364 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 87.13% 82.92% 84.48%
Number of salaries quoted 384 281 416
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,650 £55,000 £69,400
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
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 August 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 -10 14 £40,000 - 1
Wirral - 10 £50,000 -
BDD
North West

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 42 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 42 (100.00%) TDD
2 38 (90.48%) MVC
2 38 (90.48%) C#
2 38 (90.48%) .NET
3 37 (88.10%) SQL Server
3 37 (88.10%) ASP.NET
3 37 (88.10%) RESTful
3 37 (88.10%) ASP.NET MVC
3 37 (88.10%) Web Application Development
3 37 (88.10%) ASP.NET Web API
3 37 (88.10%) SQL Server 2014
3 37 (88.10%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 27 (64.29%) Git (software)
4 27 (64.29%) NoSQL
4 27 (64.29%) Ruby
4 27 (64.29%) WCF
5 26 (61.90%) .NET Framework
5 26 (61.90%) Entity Framework
5 26 (61.90%) Node.js
5 26 (61.90%) Code First Entity Framework
6 11 (26.19%) AngularJS
6 11 (26.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (23.81%) KnockoutJS
7 10 (23.81%) Internet
8 3 (7.14%) SQL
8 3 (7.14%) HTML
8 3 (7.14%) Java
8 3 (7.14%) Scrum
9 2 (4.76%) Automated Testing

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 (2.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (88.10%) SQL Server
1 37 (88.10%) SQL Server 2014
2 27 (64.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 27 (64.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.76%) Cucumber
2 2 (4.76%) JIRA
2 2 (4.76%) Selenium
2 2 (4.76%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.38%) Gerrit
3 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.38%) JMeter
3 1 (2.38%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.38%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Games
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (92.86%) Developer
2 38 (90.48%) .NET Developer
3 10 (23.81%) Internet Developer
4 2 (4.76%) Selenium Tester
4 2 (4.76%) Tester
5 1 (2.38%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (2.38%) Agile Tester
5 1 (2.38%) Analyst
5 1 (2.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (2.38%) C# Developer
5 1 (2.38%) Java Developer
5 1 (2.38%) Java Engineer
5 1 (2.38%) QA Analyst
5 1 (2.38%) QA Engineer
5 1 (2.38%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (2.38%) QA Test Engineer
5 1 (2.38%) QA Tester
5 1 (2.38%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 1 (2.38%) Test Analyst
5 1 (2.38%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (90.48%) .NET
2 37 (88.10%) ASP.NET
2 37 (88.10%) ASP.NET MVC
2 37 (88.10%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 37 (88.10%) ASP.NET Web API
2 37 (88.10%) RESTful
3 27 (64.29%) WCF
4 26 (61.90%) .NET Framework
4 26 (61.90%) Code First Entity Framework
4 26 (61.90%) Entity Framework
4 26 (61.90%) Node.js
5 11 (26.19%) AngularJS
5 11 (26.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 10 (23.81%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (7.14%) HTML
8 2 (4.76%) CSS
9 1 (2.38%) Hibernate
9 1 (2.38%) LINQ
9 1 (2.38%) Spring
9 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Linux
1 1 (2.38%) Unix
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 42 (100.00%) TDD
2 38 (90.48%) MVC
3 37 (88.10%) Web Application Development
4 3 (7.14%) Scrum
5 2 (4.76%) Automated Testing
5 2 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (4.76%) Defect Management
5 2 (4.76%) Kanban
5 2 (4.76%) OO
5 2 (4.76%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.38%) Agile Testing
6 1 (2.38%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.38%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (2.38%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (2.38%) OWASP
6 1 (2.38%) QA Automation
6 1 (2.38%) Regression Testing
6 1 (2.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 38 (90.48%) C#
2 27 (64.29%) Ruby
3 3 (7.14%) Java
3 3 (7.14%) SQL
4 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.76%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Southport
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 11 days ago