The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank - 8 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 0 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northwich - 19.05% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 24.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
BDD
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
12 33 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northwich 80.00% 78.57% 89.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 29 25
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £22,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Northwich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Northwich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Northwich

BDD
Salary Trend in Northwich

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

BDD Salary Trend in Northwich

BDD
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Northwich

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northwich region citing BDD 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 BDD.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Northwich by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northwich region citing BDD 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 BDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 3 (100.00%) QA Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) UAT Tester
2 2 (66.67%) QA Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA