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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 52 62 61
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Permanent jobs citing BDD 13 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 2.73% 2.11% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.14% 2.39% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 1
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
414 418 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 86.79% 88.00% 83.65%
Number of salaries quoted 307 310 242
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 3 March 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 38 (95.00%) TDD
2 36 (90.00%) Ruby
3 35 (87.50%) Git (software)
3 35 (87.50%) .NET
4 33 (82.50%) C#
5 31 (77.50%) ASP.NET
5 31 (77.50%) MVC
5 31 (77.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 31 (77.50%) Node.js
5 31 (77.50%) ASP.NET Web API
6 26 (65.00%) Internet
6 26 (65.00%) SQL Server
6 26 (65.00%) RESTful
6 26 (65.00%) Web Application Development
6 26 (65.00%) NoSQL
7 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
9 10 (25.00%) HTML
9 10 (25.00%) Java
10 9 (22.50%) HTTP
10 9 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (22.50%) REST
11 8 (20.00%) Jenkins
11 8 (20.00%) Kanban
11 8 (20.00%) TeamCity
11 8 (20.00%) SOAP
12 7 (17.50%) CSS
12 7 (17.50%) jQuery
12 7 (17.50%) Web Development
13 6 (15.00%) MVVM

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 31 (77.50%) Node.js
2 5 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Mingle
2 2 (5.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 26 (65.00%) Internet
2 9 (22.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (65.00%) SQL Server
1 26 (65.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 35 (87.50%) Git (software)
2 8 (20.00%) TeamCity
2 8 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (12.50%) SpecFlow
3 5 (12.50%) Mercurial
3 5 (12.50%) MSTest
3 5 (12.50%) Ant
3 5 (12.50%) NUnit
4 3 (7.50%) CruiseControl
4 3 (7.50%) Subversion
4 3 (7.50%) WATIR
4 3 (7.50%) Selenium
4 3 (7.50%) Cucumber
4 3 (7.50%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (7.50%) Retail
2 2 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (85.00%) Developer
2 28 (70.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) C# Developer
4 3 (7.50%) QA Test Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) QA Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Junior Front-End Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Junior
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Junior Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Chief Technology Officer
6 1 (2.50%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (87.50%) .NET
2 31 (77.50%) ASP.NET
2 31 (77.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 31 (77.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 26 (65.00%) RESTful
4 10 (25.00%) HTML
5 9 (22.50%) REST
6 8 (20.00%) SOAP
7 7 (17.50%) CSS
7 7 (17.50%) jQuery
8 5 (12.50%) WPF
8 5 (12.50%) Reactive Extensions
8 5 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
8 5 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (12.50%) Gherkin
9 3 (7.50%) JSON
9 3 (7.50%) XML
9 3 (7.50%) XSLT
10 2 (5.00%) Ajax
10 2 (5.00%) Mustache
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Linux
1 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (95.00%) TDD
2 31 (77.50%) MVC
3 26 (65.00%) Web Application Development
4 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (20.00%) Kanban
7 7 (17.50%) Web Development
8 6 (15.00%) MVVM
9 5 (12.50%) Test Automation
9 5 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
9 5 (12.50%) Test Scripting
9 5 (12.50%) Manual Testing
9 5 (12.50%) Automated Testing
9 5 (12.50%) DevOps
9 5 (12.50%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 3 (7.50%) Regression Testing
11 2 (5.00%) Scrum
11 2 (5.00%) Web Design
11 2 (5.00%) OO
11 2 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 36 (90.00%) Ruby
2 33 (82.50%) C#
3 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (25.00%) Java
5 5 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 3 (7.50%) SQL
6 3 (7.50%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) QA
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Puppet
1 5 (12.50%) Vagrant
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