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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 61 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 17 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.48% 2.17% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.77% 2.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 0
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
613 582 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 89.49% 90.23% 78.78%
Number of salaries quoted 553 497 438
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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
Tamworth +8 5 £30,000 +9.09%
Stafford +7 5 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Stoke-on-Trent -12 5 £46,250 +2.77% 1
Burton-upon-Trent - 2 £42,500 - 1
BDD
West Midlands

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (87.50%) TDD
3 20 (83.33%) C#
3 20 (83.33%) .NET
4 15 (62.50%) SQL Server
5 13 (54.17%) ASP.NET
6 12 (50.00%) Scrum
7 10 (41.67%) MVC
8 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (33.33%) Web Application Development
8 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
8 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (29.17%) RESTful
9 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
10 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 6 (25.00%) WCF
11 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
11 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
11 5 (20.83%) QA
11 5 (20.83%) Ruby
11 5 (20.83%) System Testing
11 5 (20.83%) Test Scripting
11 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
11 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
11 5 (20.83%) Domain-Driven Design
11 5 (20.83%) SaaS
11 5 (20.83%) SQL
11 5 (20.83%) VB.NET

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:

Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (20.83%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 3 (12.50%) NUnit
3 2 (8.33%) Appium
3 2 (8.33%) Selenium
3 2 (8.33%) SpecFlow
3 2 (8.33%) WebDriver
4 1 (4.17%) Jasmine
4 1 (4.17%) Moq
4 1 (4.17%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 5 (20.83%) Advertising
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Engineering Manager
3 5 (20.83%) Manual Tester
3 5 (20.83%) Software Tester
3 5 (20.83%) Technical Manager
3 5 (20.83%) Tester
4 3 (12.50%) Developer in Test
5 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.33%) C# Web Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (4.17%) Games Developer
6 1 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (83.33%) .NET
2 13 (54.17%) ASP.NET
3 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (29.17%) RESTful
5 6 (25.00%) WCF
6 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
6 5 (20.83%) Code First Entity Framework
6 5 (20.83%) Entity Framework
6 5 (20.83%) Node.js
7 3 (12.50%) CSS
7 3 (12.50%) HTML
7 3 (12.50%) HTML5
7 3 (12.50%) jQuery
7 3 (12.50%) Sass
8 1 (4.17%) DOM
8 1 (4.17%) WinForms
8 1 (4.17%) XHTML
8 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Client/Server
1 5 (20.83%) Driving Licence
1 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.17%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (87.50%) TDD
3 12 (50.00%) Scrum
4 10 (41.67%) MVC
5 8 (33.33%) Web Application Development
6 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (20.83%) Coaching
7 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (20.83%) DevOps
7 5 (20.83%) Domain-Driven Design
7 5 (20.83%) OO
7 5 (20.83%) Regression Testing
7 5 (20.83%) Risk Management
7 5 (20.83%) SDLC
7 5 (20.83%) SOA
7 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
7 5 (20.83%) SOLID
7 5 (20.83%) System Testing
7 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
7 5 (20.83%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) C#
2 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.83%) Ruby
3 5 (20.83%) SQL
3 5 (20.83%) VB.NET
4 3 (12.50%) Java
5 2 (8.33%) TypeScript
6 1 (4.17%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) Facebook
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