The table below looks at the statistics for Feature Driven Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Feature Driven Development over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Feature Driven Development (FDD)
Rank 231 248 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs citing Feature Driven Development 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.050% 0.015% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.058% 0.018% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £80,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £44,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+41.24% -26.25%
Feature Driven Development
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5157 5629 5944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 85.44% 82.60% 81.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4143 4526 5031
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Feature Driven Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Feature Driven Development across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Feature Driven Development Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Feature Driven Development
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Feature Driven Development across the North West region.

Feature Driven Development Salary Trend in the North West

Feature Driven Development
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Feature Driven Development within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +24 3 £80,000 +45.45%
Feature Driven Development
England

Feature Driven Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Feature Driven Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Feature Driven Development.

1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) SpecFlow
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) N-Tier
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ

Feature Driven Development
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Feature Driven Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Feature Driven Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SpecFlow
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) ScrumMaster
2 1 (33.33%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (33.33%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) ATDD
3 1 (33.33%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft