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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 19 29 44
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +15
Permanent jobs citing BDD 10 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 7.81% 6.91% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.33% 7.34% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 4
Median salary £28,750 £37,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.33% +29.31%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.43%
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
120 177 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 93.75% 94.15% 90.00%
Number of salaries quoted 109 159 177
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 26 May 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Stockport

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 26 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 Stockport region with a requirement for BDD.

1 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (87.50%) TDD
3 13 (54.17%) Manual Testing
4 11 (45.83%) Selenium
4 11 (45.83%) .NET
5 9 (37.50%) Scrum
5 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 9 (37.50%) Web Services
6 8 (33.33%) Automated Testing
7 7 (29.17%) C#
7 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
7 7 (29.17%) ISEB
7 7 (29.17%) MVC
8 6 (25.00%) OO
8 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 6 (25.00%) ISTQB
8 6 (25.00%) JIRA
8 6 (25.00%) QA
8 6 (25.00%) Test Scripting
8 6 (25.00%) SQL
8 6 (25.00%) iPad
8 6 (25.00%) SoapUI
8 6 (25.00%) Functional Testing
8 6 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (20.83%) Automation Testing
9 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework

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 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Selenium
2 6 (25.00%) JIRA
2 6 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 6 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (16.67%) Bugzilla
4 3 (12.50%) WebDriver
5 2 (8.33%) Ant
5 2 (8.33%) Appium
5 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
5 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
5 2 (8.33%) JUnit
5 2 (8.33%) SpecFlow
6 1 (4.17%) TestPartner
6 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Tester
2 9 (37.50%) Analyst
2 9 (37.50%) Automation Tester
2 9 (37.50%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Software Tester
2 9 (37.50%) Test Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Software Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Manual Tester
6 3 (12.50%) Agile Test Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Agile Tester
6 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Technical Test Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Agile Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 2 (8.33%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) .NET
2 9 (37.50%) Web Services
3 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
5 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (16.67%) RESTful
6 3 (12.50%) jQuery
6 3 (12.50%) Spring
6 3 (12.50%) XML
7 2 (8.33%) Apache Wicket
7 2 (8.33%) Hibernate
7 2 (8.33%) J2EE
7 2 (8.33%) JDBC
7 2 (8.33%) JMS
7 2 (8.33%) JNDI
7 2 (8.33%) JSP
7 2 (8.33%) SOAP
7 2 (8.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) iPad
2 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (87.50%) TDD
3 13 (54.17%) Manual Testing
4 9 (37.50%) Scrum
5 8 (33.33%) Automated Testing
6 7 (29.17%) MVC
7 6 (25.00%) Functional Testing
7 6 (25.00%) OO
7 6 (25.00%) Test Scripting
8 5 (20.83%) Automation Testing
8 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
9 4 (16.67%) DSDM
9 4 (16.67%) Web Application Development
10 3 (12.50%) Compatibility Testing
10 3 (12.50%) System Testing
11 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
11 2 (8.33%) Integration Testing
11 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) C#
2 6 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) ISEB
2 6 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Twitter
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