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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 68 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 12 21 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.83% 3.43% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 3.98% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 0
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
587 528 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 89.35% 86.13% 79.73%
Number of salaries quoted 512 460 454
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 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
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
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 30 May 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 -14 5 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Tamworth - 5 £30,000 -
Stafford -4 2 £37,500 -6.25% 1
BDD
West Midlands

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 31 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 31 (100.00%) TDD
2 22 (70.97%) C#
2 22 (70.97%) .NET
3 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
3 17 (54.84%) Scrum
4 15 (48.39%) ASP.NET
5 13 (41.94%) MVC
5 13 (41.94%) SDLC
6 11 (35.48%) Web Application Development
6 11 (35.48%) SQL Server 2014
6 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 11 (35.48%) WCF
6 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (32.26%) Git (software)
7 10 (32.26%) NoSQL
7 10 (32.26%) Node.js
7 10 (32.26%) Ruby
7 10 (32.26%) RESTful
7 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (29.03%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (25.81%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (19.35%) Finance
11 5 (16.13%) Risk Management
11 5 (16.13%) Regression Testing
11 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
11 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
11 5 (16.13%) Client/Server
11 5 (16.13%) SQL

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 10 (32.26%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
2 11 (35.48%) SQL Server 2014
3 10 (32.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.68%) NUnit
3 2 (6.45%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.23%) Moq
4 1 (3.23%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) .NET Developer
3 9 (29.03%) Analyst
3 9 (29.03%) Business Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Business Development Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Development Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Manual Tester
4 5 (16.13%) Software Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Software Development Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Software Development Business Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Software Tester
4 5 (16.13%) Tester
5 4 (12.90%) Engineering Manager
5 4 (12.90%) Technical Manager
6 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.45%) C# Web Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (70.97%) .NET
2 15 (48.39%) ASP.NET
3 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 11 (35.48%) WCF
4 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (32.26%) RESTful
5 2 (6.45%) .NET Framework
5 2 (6.45%) Code First Entity Framework
5 2 (6.45%) CSS
5 2 (6.45%) Entity Framework
5 2 (6.45%) HTML
5 2 (6.45%) HTML5
5 2 (6.45%) jQuery
5 2 (6.45%) Sass
6 1 (3.23%) NHibernate
6 1 (3.23%) WinForms
6 1 (3.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Client/Server
1 5 (16.13%) Driving Licence
2 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.23%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 31 (100.00%) TDD
2 17 (54.84%) Scrum
3 13 (41.94%) MVC
3 13 (41.94%) SDLC
4 11 (35.48%) Web Application Development
5 9 (29.03%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (25.81%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (16.13%) Regression Testing
7 5 (16.13%) Risk Management
7 5 (16.13%) Test Automation
7 5 (16.13%) Test Scripting
8 4 (12.90%) Coaching
8 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (12.90%) DevOps
8 4 (12.90%) Domain-Driven Design
8 4 (12.90%) SOA
8 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
8 4 (12.90%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) C#
2 10 (32.26%) Ruby
3 5 (16.13%) SQL
3 5 (16.13%) VB.NET
4 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Facebook
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