The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 30 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 10 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 5.65% 0.63% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.76% 0.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 0
Average salary £32,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.90% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
BDD
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stockport region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
148 113 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 83.62% 71.07% 86.99%
Number of salaries quoted 130 102 226
Average salary £35,750 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Stockport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

BDD
Salary Trend in Stockport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Stockport region.

BDD Salary Trend in Stockport

BDD
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

BDD Salary Histogram in Stockport

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 14 (60.87%) TDD
2 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (56.52%) .NET
3 10 (43.48%) HTML
3 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
3 10 (43.48%) CSS
3 10 (43.48%) Web Design
3 10 (43.48%) jQuery
3 10 (43.48%) Axure RP
3 10 (43.48%) User Experience
4 9 (39.13%) .NET Framework
4 9 (39.13%) Scrum
5 7 (30.43%) Graphic Design
6 5 (21.74%) Automated Testing
6 5 (21.74%) WebDriver
6 5 (21.74%) Selenium
6 5 (21.74%) SQL
6 5 (21.74%) C#
6 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
6 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (17.39%) Games
7 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
7 4 (17.39%) LINQ
7 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (17.39%) Rhino Mocks
7 4 (17.39%) Moq
7 4 (17.39%) Kanban
7 4 (17.39%) NHibernate
7 4 (17.39%) Degree

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Axure RP
2 5 (21.74%) WebDriver
2 5 (21.74%) Selenium
3 4 (17.39%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (17.39%) Moq
3 4 (17.39%) NUnit
3 4 (17.39%) SpecFlow
4 3 (13.04%) Subversion
4 3 (13.04%) TeamCity
4 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.35%) JUnit
5 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (17.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) UX Designer
1 10 (43.48%) Designer
2 9 (39.13%) Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Junior
3 4 (17.39%) .NET Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Junior Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Test Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Graduate
3 4 (17.39%) Junior .NET Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Test Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Build Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Release Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) QA Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) .NET
2 10 (43.48%) HTML
2 10 (43.48%) CSS
2 10 (43.48%) jQuery
3 9 (39.13%) .NET Framework
4 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
5 4 (17.39%) LINQ
5 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (17.39%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) User Experience
2 7 (30.43%) Graphic Design
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) TDD
2 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (43.48%) Web Design
4 9 (39.13%) Scrum
5 5 (21.74%) Automated Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Kanban
6 4 (17.39%) MVC
6 4 (17.39%) Web Application Development
7 3 (13.04%) Release Management
7 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
7 3 (13.04%) Change Management
8 1 (4.35%) Manual Testing
8 1 (4.35%) System Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Compatibility Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Test Management
8 1 (4.35%) Logistics
8 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
2 5 (21.74%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) ISEB
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
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