The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 64 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BDD 12 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.87% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% - -
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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 Staffordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
560 541 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 87.09% 75.35% 81.27%
Number of salaries quoted 477 427 466
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

BDD
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

BDD Salary Trend in Staffordshire

BDD
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

BDD
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
Stafford - 7 £40,000 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £45,000 - 1
Tamworth - 1 £27,500 - 2
BDD
West Midlands

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 38 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 38 (100.00%) TDD
2 35 (92.11%) C#
2 35 (92.11%) .NET
3 33 (86.84%) SQL Server
3 33 (86.84%) ASP.NET
3 33 (86.84%) MVC
3 33 (86.84%) Git (software)
3 33 (86.84%) NoSQL
4 32 (84.21%) Node.js
4 32 (84.21%) Web Application Development
4 32 (84.21%) ASP.NET Web API
4 32 (84.21%) RESTful
4 32 (84.21%) ASP.NET MVC
4 32 (84.21%) Ruby
4 32 (84.21%) WCF
5 21 (55.26%) Microsoft
6 19 (50.00%) OO
6 19 (50.00%) Retail
7 15 (39.47%) VB.NET
8 13 (34.21%) VB
8 13 (34.21%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (15.79%) Scrum
10 4 (10.53%) Unit Testing
10 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
11 3 (7.89%) HTML
11 3 (7.89%) CSS
11 3 (7.89%) HTML5
11 3 (7.89%) Dependency Management
11 3 (7.89%) CSS3

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 32 (84.21%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (86.84%) SQL Server
1 33 (86.84%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (86.84%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 19 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (89.47%) Developer
2 33 (86.84%) .NET Developer
3 2 (5.26%) Tester
3 2 (5.26%) Software Tester
4 1 (2.63%) Web Developer
4 1 (2.63%) C# Developer
4 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (2.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (2.63%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (92.11%) .NET
2 33 (86.84%) ASP.NET
3 32 (84.21%) WCF
3 32 (84.21%) RESTful
3 32 (84.21%) ASP.NET MVC
3 32 (84.21%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (7.89%) HTML
4 3 (7.89%) HTML5
4 3 (7.89%) CSS3
4 3 (7.89%) CSS
5 2 (5.26%) JSON
6 1 (2.63%) Sass
6 1 (2.63%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Client/Server
1 2 (5.26%) User Experience
2 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 38 (100.00%) TDD
2 33 (86.84%) MVC
3 32 (84.21%) Web Application Development
4 19 (50.00%) OO
5 13 (34.21%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (15.79%) Scrum
7 4 (10.53%) Unit Testing
8 3 (7.89%) Dependency Management
9 2 (5.26%) Mobile Development
10 1 (2.63%) Automation Testing
10 1 (2.63%) Test Scripting
10 1 (2.63%) Software Testing
10 1 (2.63%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.63%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 35 (92.11%) C#
2 32 (84.21%) Ruby
3 15 (39.47%) VB.NET
4 13 (34.21%) VB
5 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 21 (55.26%) Microsoft
Stoke on Trent
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 26 days ago