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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 49 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BDD 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.59% - 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% - 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BDD
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
285 215 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 84.57% 77.62% 86.60%
Number of salaries quoted 231 153 141
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,700 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

BDD
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

BDD Salary Trend in Solihull

BDD
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 20 (100.00%) TDD
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (80.00%) XAML
2 16 (80.00%) Scrum
2 16 (80.00%) Multithreading
2 16 (80.00%) Low Latency
2 16 (80.00%) Pair Programming
2 16 (80.00%) .NET
2 16 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) DevExpress
3 4 (20.00%) Red Gate
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (20.00%) MCPD
3 4 (20.00%) QA

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (80.00%) .NET Developer
2 16 (80.00%) C# Developer
2 16 (80.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 16 (80.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 16 (80.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) .NET
1 16 (80.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) TDD
2 16 (80.00%) Pair Programming
2 16 (80.00%) Scrum
2 16 (80.00%) Multithreading
2 16 (80.00%) Low Latency
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (80.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (20.00%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (20.00%) DevExpress
1 4 (20.00%) Red Gate