The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 14 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 7 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 9.21% 17.28% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.11% 21.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 0
Average salary £46,250 £39,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.83% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
BDD
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
63 64 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 82.89% 79.01% 79.69%
Number of salaries quoted 49 40 48
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

BDD
Salary Trend in Salford

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

BDD Salary Trend in Salford

BDD
Salary Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Salford region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

BDD Salary Histogram in Salford

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 3 (42.86%) OOD
4 3 (42.86%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (42.86%) OO
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 3 (42.86%) Kanban
4 3 (42.86%) Backbone.js
4 3 (42.86%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
4 3 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (42.86%) Play Framework
4 3 (42.86%) RESTful
4 3 (42.86%) Scala
4 3 (42.86%) HTML5
4 3 (42.86%) Node.js
4 3 (42.86%) REST
4 3 (42.86%) CSS3
5 1 (14.29%) Ruby
5 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
5 1 (14.29%) BBC

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Broadband
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Web Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) ScrumMaster
2 3 (42.86%) Agile .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Web Programmer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Programmer
3 2 (28.57%) Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) jQuery
1 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) RESTful
3 3 (42.86%) HTML5
3 3 (42.86%) REST
3 3 (42.86%) CSS3
3 3 (42.86%) Backbone.js
3 3 (42.86%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
3 3 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (42.86%) Play Framework
4 1 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) BBC
1 1 (14.29%) Interactive TV
1 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) OOD
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) Kanban
4 1 (14.29%) Product Management
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Scala
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Salford, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford
BBC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago