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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 29 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 13 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 7.07% 1.56% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.47% 1.83% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 0
Average salary £37,500 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.31% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
174 218 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 94.57% 84.82% 85.99%
Number of salaries quoted 158 163 173
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 27 (90.00%) .NET
2 26 (86.67%) TDD
3 23 (76.67%) SpecFlow
4 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (50.00%) Selenium
6 14 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (46.67%) System Testing
7 12 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (40.00%) Compatibility Testing
7 12 (40.00%) WebDriver
7 12 (40.00%) SoapUI
7 12 (40.00%) Automation Testing
7 12 (40.00%) SQL
7 12 (40.00%) QA
8 11 (36.67%) .NET Framework
8 11 (36.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (36.67%) Jenkins
8 11 (36.67%) Hudson
8 11 (36.67%) TeamCity
9 7 (23.33%) Manual Testing
9 7 (23.33%) Automated Testing
9 7 (23.33%) ISEB
10 5 (16.67%) Scrum
11 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET
11 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
11 4 (13.33%) C#
12 3 (10.00%) Regression Testing
12 3 (10.00%) MVC
12 3 (10.00%) Music Industry
12 3 (10.00%) Web Application Development

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) CMS
1 1 (3.33%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (76.67%) SpecFlow
2 15 (50.00%) Selenium
3 12 (40.00%) WebDriver
3 12 (40.00%) SoapUI
4 11 (36.67%) TeamCity
4 11 (36.67%) Jenkins
4 11 (36.67%) Hudson
5 2 (6.67%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (10.00%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Analyst
1 22 (73.33%) Test Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) Technical Test Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Tester
3 4 (13.33%) Developer
4 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Agile Test Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Automation Tester
5 2 (6.67%) Software Tester
6 1 (3.33%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (90.00%) .NET
2 11 (36.67%) .NET Framework
3 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (10.00%) RESTful
4 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (6.67%) SOAP
6 1 (3.33%) Web Services
6 1 (3.33%) CSS
6 1 (3.33%) jQuery
6 1 (3.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (86.67%) TDD
2 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (46.67%) System Testing
4 12 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (40.00%) Compatibility Testing
4 12 (40.00%) Automation Testing
5 11 (36.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (23.33%) Automated Testing
6 7 (23.33%) Manual Testing
7 5 (16.67%) Scrum
8 3 (10.00%) Regression Testing
8 3 (10.00%) MVC
8 3 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (10.00%) Web Application Development
9 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (3.33%) Test Automation
10 1 (3.33%) Integration Testing
10 1 (3.33%) DSDM
10 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) C#
3 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) EPiServer
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000 per annum + pension
Posted: 7 days ago
Stockport
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Stockport
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago