The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 36 26 32
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Permanent jobs citing BDD 3 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 1.56% 3.85% 8.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 4.49% 9.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 14
Median salary £27,500 £37,500 £32,125
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +16.73%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
176 156 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 91.67% 85.71% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 167 154 140
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

The demand trend of job ads across the Stockport region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 August 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Stockport

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Stockport region with a requirement for BDD.

1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (92.31%) TDD
3 7 (53.85%) C#
3 7 (53.85%) .NET
3 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) MVC
4 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
4 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (38.46%) Manual Testing
5 5 (38.46%) Selenium
5 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 5 (38.46%) Scrum
6 4 (30.77%) OO
6 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (30.77%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (30.77%) RESTful
6 4 (30.77%) Retail
6 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 4 (30.77%) iPad
6 4 (30.77%) Web Application Development
6 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (23.08%) TestPartner
7 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
7 3 (23.08%) jQuery
7 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
7 3 (23.08%) SQL
7 3 (23.08%) XML
8 2 (15.38%) Windows

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Selenium
2 3 (23.08%) TestPartner
3 2 (15.38%) Appium
3 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
3 2 (15.38%) JIRA
3 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (30.77%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Analyst
4 4 (30.77%) Software Analyst
4 4 (30.77%) Software Test Analyst
4 4 (30.77%) Test Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Automation Tester
5 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 2 (15.38%) Selenium Tester
5 2 (15.38%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Software Tester
5 2 (15.38%) Tester
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
2 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (30.77%) RESTful
4 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
4 3 (23.08%) jQuery
4 3 (23.08%) XML
5 2 (15.38%) WCF
5 2 (15.38%) Web Services
6 1 (7.69%) CSS
6 1 (7.69%) CSS3
6 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
6 1 (7.69%) HTML
6 1 (7.69%) HTML5
6 1 (7.69%) PhoneGap
6 1 (7.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) iPad
2 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (92.31%) TDD
3 7 (53.85%) MVC
4 5 (38.46%) Manual Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Scrum
5 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (30.77%) Dependency Injection
5 4 (30.77%) OO
5 4 (30.77%) Web Application Development
6 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
7 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
7 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
7 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation
8 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) C#
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ISEB
1 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
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