The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 17 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 1.15% 1.72% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 1.96% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £47,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
77 51 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 88.51% 87.93% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 73 49 13
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% +8.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £42,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Walsall region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) ScrumMaster
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development