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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Manchester / Stockport
Rank 28 36 21
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Permanent jobs citing BDD 9 13 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 5.00% 6.47% 11.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.66% 6.74% 13.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 24
Median salary £47,500 £33,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -5.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
159 193 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 88.33% 96.02% 87.34%
Number of salaries quoted 151 183 179
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (93.33%) TDD
3 12 (80.00%) Windows
3 12 (80.00%) SOAP
3 12 (80.00%) Web Services
3 12 (80.00%) Scrum
4 11 (73.33%) Hibernate
4 11 (73.33%) JDBC
4 11 (73.33%) XML
4 11 (73.33%) OOP
4 11 (73.33%) OO
4 11 (73.33%) JMS
4 11 (73.33%) Eclipse
4 11 (73.33%) Java
4 11 (73.33%) Ant
4 11 (73.33%) JUnit
4 11 (73.33%) Spring
4 11 (73.33%) JNDI
4 11 (73.33%) iPad
4 11 (73.33%) Mentoring
5 4 (26.67%) Process Management
6 3 (20.00%) .NET
7 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (13.33%) ISEB
7 2 (13.33%) SoapUI
7 2 (13.33%) SpecFlow
7 2 (13.33%) System Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
8 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration

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 (6.67%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 11 (73.33%) Ant
1 11 (73.33%) Eclipse
1 11 (73.33%) JUnit
2 2 (13.33%) SoapUI
2 2 (13.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (6.67%) Hudson
3 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 11 (73.33%) Java Developer
2 11 (73.33%) Senior Developer
2 11 (73.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) SOAP
1 12 (80.00%) Web Services
2 11 (73.33%) Hibernate
2 11 (73.33%) JDBC
2 11 (73.33%) JMS
2 11 (73.33%) JNDI
2 11 (73.33%) Spring
2 11 (73.33%) XML
3 3 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (6.67%) CSS
4 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) iPad
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (93.33%) TDD
3 12 (80.00%) Scrum
4 11 (73.33%) Mentoring
4 11 (73.33%) OO
4 11 (73.33%) OOP
5 4 (26.67%) Process Management
6 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
6 2 (13.33%) System Testing
7 1 (6.67%) API Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (6.67%) Defect Management
7 1 (6.67%) Kanban
7 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) Scrum-ban
7 1 (6.67%) SDLC
7 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ISEB
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
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