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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 24 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 23 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 9.58% 1.09% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.68% 1.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 21 2 0
Average salary £33,500 £28,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
197 137 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 82.08% 74.46% 88.32%
Number of salaries quoted 172 128 172
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 19 December 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 32 (78.05%) .NET
2 30 (73.17%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (68.29%) TDD
4 16 (39.02%) Scrum
4 16 (39.02%) C#
5 15 (36.59%) ASP.NET
6 14 (34.15%) .NET Framework
7 13 (31.71%) jQuery
7 13 (31.71%) HTML
7 13 (31.71%) CSS
7 13 (31.71%) JavaScript
7 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
8 12 (29.27%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (29.27%) SpecFlow
9 10 (24.39%) Selenium
9 10 (24.39%) SQL
10 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (21.95%) WebDriver
10 9 (21.95%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (21.95%) Web Application Development
10 9 (21.95%) MVC
10 9 (21.95%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (21.95%) Web Design
10 9 (21.95%) User Experience
11 8 (19.51%) Axure RP
12 7 (17.07%) TeamCity
12 7 (17.07%) Automated Testing
12 7 (17.07%) Automation Testing
12 7 (17.07%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (14.63%) System Testing

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.76%) CMS
1 4 (9.76%) Umbraco
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (29.27%) SpecFlow
2 10 (24.39%) Selenium
3 9 (21.95%) WebDriver
4 8 (19.51%) Axure RP
5 7 (17.07%) TeamCity
6 4 (9.76%) Visual Studio
6 4 (9.76%) NUnit
6 4 (9.76%) Rhino Mocks
6 4 (9.76%) Moq
6 4 (9.76%) Jenkins
6 4 (9.76%) Hudson
6 4 (9.76%) SoapUI
7 3 (7.32%) Cucumber
7 3 (7.32%) Subversion
7 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
8 2 (4.88%) JUnit
General
1 5 (12.20%) Music Industry
2 4 (9.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (43.90%) Developer
2 12 (29.27%) Analyst
2 12 (29.27%) Test Analyst
3 11 (26.83%) .NET Developer
4 8 (19.51%) Technical Analyst
4 8 (19.51%) Technical Test Analyst
4 8 (19.51%) UX Designer
4 8 (19.51%) Designer
5 4 (9.76%) Junior .NET Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Junior Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Graduate
5 4 (9.76%) Junior
6 3 (7.32%) Build Manager
6 3 (7.32%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.32%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Test Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Release Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (78.05%) .NET
2 15 (36.59%) ASP.NET
3 14 (34.15%) .NET Framework
4 13 (31.71%) HTML
4 13 (31.71%) CSS
4 13 (31.71%) jQuery
5 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (12.20%) RESTful
8 4 (9.76%) LINQ
8 4 (9.76%) NHibernate
9 1 (2.44%) WCF
9 1 (2.44%) SOAP
9 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) User Experience
2 7 (17.07%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (12.20%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (73.17%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (68.29%) TDD
3 16 (39.02%) Scrum
4 12 (29.27%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (21.95%) Web Application Development
5 9 (21.95%) Web Design
5 9 (21.95%) MVC
5 9 (21.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (21.95%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (17.07%) Automated Testing
6 7 (17.07%) Automation Testing
7 6 (14.63%) System Testing
8 5 (12.20%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (12.20%) Web Development
8 5 (12.20%) Compatibility Testing
9 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
9 4 (9.76%) Kanban
10 3 (7.32%) Change Management
10 3 (7.32%) Release Management
11 2 (4.88%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (39.02%) C#
2 13 (31.71%) JavaScript
3 10 (24.39%) SQL
4 2 (4.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) ISEB
3 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) EPiServer
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.44%) Capita
Stockport, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
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