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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 50 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 19 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.39% 1.66% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.69% 1.83% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 0
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +6.09%
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
515 546 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 91.96% 90.85% 80.95%
Number of salaries quoted 460 470 462
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +4 14 £45,000 - 2
Stafford +3 2 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £45,000 - 1
BDD
West Midlands

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 26 (83.87%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (83.87%) TDD
2 21 (67.74%) C#
2 21 (67.74%) .NET
3 16 (51.61%) SQL Server
3 16 (51.61%) ASP.NET
4 14 (45.16%) MVC
5 12 (38.71%) .NET Framework
5 12 (38.71%) Entity Framework
6 11 (35.48%) Scrum
7 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
8 9 (29.03%) Web Application Development
8 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (29.03%) RESTful
8 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2014
8 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 8 (25.81%) Node.js
9 8 (25.81%) Ruby
9 8 (25.81%) Git (software)
9 8 (25.81%) Java
10 7 (22.58%) HTML
10 7 (22.58%) CSS
10 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
10 7 (22.58%) WCF
10 7 (22.58%) NoSQL
10 7 (22.58%) Code First Entity Framework
11 6 (19.35%) Front End Development
11 6 (19.35%) Cucumber
11 6 (19.35%) Facebook

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 5 (16.13%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (51.61%) SQL Server
2 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (22.58%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Git (software)
2 6 (19.35%) Cucumber
3 5 (16.13%) Selenium
4 4 (12.90%) Appium
5 3 (9.68%) WebDriver
6 1 (3.23%) Calabash
6 1 (3.23%) Jasmine
6 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.23%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (19.35%) Advertising
2 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Games
3 2 (6.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (74.19%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) .NET Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Software Developer
4 5 (16.13%) C# Developer
4 5 (16.13%) C# Software Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Developer in Test
4 5 (16.13%) Java Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Manual Tester
4 5 (16.13%) Software Tester
4 5 (16.13%) Tester
5 3 (9.68%) Games Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Engineering Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Java Games Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Low Latency Java Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (67.74%) .NET
2 16 (51.61%) ASP.NET
3 12 (38.71%) .NET Framework
3 12 (38.71%) Entity Framework
4 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET Web API
4 9 (29.03%) RESTful
5 8 (25.81%) Node.js
6 7 (22.58%) Code First Entity Framework
6 7 (22.58%) CSS
6 7 (22.58%) HTML
6 7 (22.58%) WCF
7 5 (16.13%) LINQ
8 3 (9.68%) AngularJS
9 2 (6.45%) Hibernate
9 2 (6.45%) Spring
10 1 (3.23%) Backbone.js
10 1 (3.23%) CSS3
10 1 (3.23%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (16.13%) Client/Server
2 5 (16.13%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.23%) Online Games
3 1 (3.23%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (83.87%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (83.87%) TDD
2 14 (45.16%) MVC
3 11 (35.48%) Scrum
4 9 (29.03%) Web Application Development
5 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (19.35%) Front End Development
5 6 (19.35%) OO
5 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
6 5 (16.13%) CRM
6 5 (16.13%) Regression Testing
6 5 (16.13%) Risk Management
6 5 (16.13%) Test Scripting
7 4 (12.90%) DevOps
8 3 (9.68%) Automated Testing
8 3 (9.68%) SDLC
8 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
8 3 (9.68%) Unit Testing
9 2 (6.45%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (6.45%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 21 (67.74%) C#
2 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
3 8 (25.81%) Java
3 8 (25.81%) Ruby
4 6 (19.35%) SQL
5 5 (16.13%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.45%) Scala
7 1 (3.23%) Groovy
7 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.23%) ISEB
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) Facebook
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago