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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 46 - 68
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BDD 25 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.01% - 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.05% - 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 25 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
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
495 447 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 79.33% 76.02% 81.64%
Number of salaries quoted 448 364 388
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 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 21 April 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 13 £45,000 - 1
Stafford - 12 £40,000 - 1
BDD
West Midlands

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 25 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (100.00%) TDD
2 23 (92.00%) MVC
2 23 (92.00%) C#
2 23 (92.00%) .NET
2 23 (92.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (92.00%) ASP.NET
2 23 (92.00%) NoSQL
3 22 (88.00%) Git (software)
3 22 (88.00%) RESTful
3 22 (88.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 22 (88.00%) Ruby
3 22 (88.00%) WCF
3 22 (88.00%) Node.js
3 22 (88.00%) Web Application Development
3 22 (88.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 12 (48.00%) Retail
4 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (48.00%) OO
5 10 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (40.00%) VB
5 10 (40.00%) VB.NET
6 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (12.00%) Scrum
6 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (8.00%) HTML5
7 2 (8.00%) JSON
7 2 (8.00%) HTML
7 2 (8.00%) CSS
7 2 (8.00%) User Experience

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 22 (88.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (92.00%) SQL Server
1 23 (92.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (88.00%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (48.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (96.00%) Developer
2 23 (92.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (92.00%) .NET
1 23 (92.00%) ASP.NET
2 22 (88.00%) WCF
2 22 (88.00%) RESTful
2 22 (88.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 22 (88.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (8.00%) HTML
3 2 (8.00%) HTML5
3 2 (8.00%) CSS3
3 2 (8.00%) CSS
3 2 (8.00%) JSON
4 1 (4.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (100.00%) TDD
2 23 (92.00%) MVC
3 22 (88.00%) Web Application Development
4 12 (48.00%) OO
5 10 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (12.00%) Scrum
6 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Dependency Management
7 2 (8.00%) Mobile Development
8 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) C#
2 22 (88.00%) Ruby
3 10 (40.00%) VB
3 10 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago