The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 61 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 18 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.87% 1.91% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.15% 2.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 0
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
571 572 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 90.92% 90.94% 78.71%
Number of salaries quoted 519 492 425
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 August 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

BDD
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 23 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent -2 8 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Stafford +5 5 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Burton-upon-Trent - 3 £42,500 - 1
BDD
West Midlands

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, IT jobs citing BDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for BDD.

1 29 (96.67%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (86.67%) TDD
3 22 (73.33%) .NET
3 22 (73.33%) C#
4 17 (56.67%) SQL Server
5 16 (53.33%) ASP.NET
6 12 (40.00%) MVC
6 12 (40.00%) Scrum
7 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (33.33%) Web Application Development
7 10 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
7 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (30.00%) RESTful
8 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
9 8 (26.67%) Ruby
9 8 (26.67%) .NET Framework
9 8 (26.67%) WCF
9 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (26.67%) Git (software)
9 8 (26.67%) Entity Framework
9 8 (26.67%) Node.js
10 7 (23.33%) NoSQL
10 7 (23.33%) Code First Entity Framework
10 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
11 6 (20.00%) Java
11 6 (20.00%) SQL
11 6 (20.00%) QA
11 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
11 6 (20.00%) Advertising

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (56.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (23.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 4 (13.33%) Selenium
4 3 (10.00%) Appium
5 2 (6.67%) NUnit
5 2 (6.67%) WebDriver
6 1 (3.33%) Calabash
6 1 (3.33%) Jasmine
6 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.33%) Moq
6 1 (3.33%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
6 1 (3.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 6 (20.00%) Advertising
2 4 (13.33%) Games
3 2 (6.67%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Engineering Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Manual Tester
3 5 (16.67%) Software Tester
3 5 (16.67%) Technical Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Tester
4 4 (13.33%) Developer in Test
5 3 (10.00%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.67%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Games Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Agile Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (3.33%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (3.33%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (73.33%) .NET
2 16 (53.33%) ASP.NET
3 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 9 (30.00%) RESTful
5 8 (26.67%) .NET Framework
5 8 (26.67%) Entity Framework
5 8 (26.67%) Node.js
5 8 (26.67%) WCF
6 7 (23.33%) Code First Entity Framework
7 4 (13.33%) CSS
7 4 (13.33%) HTML
8 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
9 2 (6.67%) HTML5
9 2 (6.67%) jQuery
9 2 (6.67%) Sass
10 1 (3.33%) LINQ
10 1 (3.33%) NHibernate
10 1 (3.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 5 (16.67%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.33%) Online Games
3 1 (3.33%) Streaming Music
3 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (96.67%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (86.67%) TDD
3 12 (40.00%) MVC
3 12 (40.00%) Scrum
4 10 (33.33%) Web Application Development
5 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (20.00%) DevOps
6 6 (20.00%) SDLC
6 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 5 (16.67%) Coaching
7 5 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
7 5 (16.67%) OO
7 5 (16.67%) Regression Testing
7 5 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 5 (16.67%) SOA
7 5 (16.67%) SOLID
7 5 (16.67%) System Testing
7 5 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) C#
2 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (26.67%) Ruby
4 6 (20.00%) Java
4 6 (20.00%) SQL
5 5 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.33%) Groovy
6 1 (3.33%) Python
6 1 (3.33%) Scala
6 1 (3.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.33%) ISEB
2 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) Facebook
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