The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 16 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BDD 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 1.67% - 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% - 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
BDD
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Walsall region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
57 59 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 95.00% 84.29% 90.48%
Number of salaries quoted 52 50 72
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £36,750 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

The demand trend of job ads across the Walsall region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

BDD
Salary Trend in Walsall

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Walsall region.

BDD Salary Trend in Walsall

BDD
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 27 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 Walsall region with a requirement for BDD.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Cognizant
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) QA Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Re-Platforming

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) QA Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Re-Platforming
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cognizant