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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 58 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BDD 10 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.82% - 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% - 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 4
Average salary £40,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
416 385 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 75.77% 78.09% 79.64%
Number of salaries quoted 363 334 340
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
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 27 February 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 - 6 £40,000 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent - 4 £45,000 - 1
BDD
West Midlands

BDD
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) TDD
1 10 (100.00%) Ruby
1 10 (100.00%) WCF
1 10 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 10 (100.00%) RESTful
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 10 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 10 (100.00%) Node.js
1 10 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Retail
2 6 (60.00%) OO
3 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (40.00%) VB
3 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (20.00%) VCP4

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 10 (100.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (60.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
1 10 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 10 (100.00%) WCF
1 10 (100.00%) RESTful
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) TDD
1 10 (100.00%) Web Application Development
2 6 (60.00%) OO
3 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) Ruby
2 4 (40.00%) VB
2 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) VCP4
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
Stafford, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago