The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 64 48 46
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -2
Permanent jobs citing BDD 2 25 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 0.39% 4.88% 1.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 5.67% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2 25 6
Average salary £38,750 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.54% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.87% +2.50%
BDD
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
453 441 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 88.30% 86.13% 81.01%
Number of salaries quoted 394 366 213
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

BDD
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

BDD Salary Trend in Warrington

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 7 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Ruby
3 4 (57.14%) Cucumber
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) TDD
4 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 3 (42.86%) ISEB
4 3 (42.86%) Internet
4 3 (42.86%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) NoSQL
4 3 (42.86%) Mingle
4 3 (42.86%) Node.js
4 3 (42.86%) Web Application Development
4 3 (42.86%) Automation Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Trello
4 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
4 3 (42.86%) QA
4 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
4 3 (42.86%) RESTful
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
5 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Selenium

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 3 (42.86%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Cucumber
2 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium
3 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Tester
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) QA Tester
2 3 (42.86%) QA Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Automated Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) RESTful
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) Web Application Development
2 3 (42.86%) Automation Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) Ruby
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISEB
1 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
Warrington, Cheshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60,000 per annum
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