The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Altrincham with a requirement for BDD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Manchester / Altrincham
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Altrincham 5.62% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.25% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £41,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

BDD is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Altrincham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Altrincham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 80 49 63
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Altrincham 89.89% 87.50% 75.90%
Number of salaries quoted 66 44 62
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Altrincham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Altrincham citing BDD as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for BDD in Altrincham

BDD
Salary Trend in Altrincham

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

Salary trend for BDD in Altrincham

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Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 Altrincham region with a requirement for BDD.

1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (93.33%) Cucumber
3 12 (80.00%) Selenium
4 10 (66.67%) Gherkin
4 10 (66.67%) QA
4 10 (66.67%) Java
4 10 (66.67%) Regression Testing
5 9 (60.00%) TDD
6 8 (53.33%) Test Automation
7 7 (46.67%) Ruby
7 7 (46.67%) C#
8 6 (40.00%) JUnit
8 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
8 6 (40.00%) Python
8 6 (40.00%) Scrum
8 6 (40.00%) ATDD
8 6 (40.00%) QA Automation
8 6 (40.00%) SDET
9 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
9 5 (33.33%) .NET
10 4 (26.67%) VB.NET
10 4 (26.67%) OO
10 4 (26.67%) ISEB
10 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
10 4 (26.67%) Refactoring
10 4 (26.67%) ISTQB
10 4 (26.67%) Exploratory Testing
10 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
11 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Altrincham 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 14 (93.33%) Cucumber
2 12 (80.00%) Selenium
3 6 (40.00%) JUnit
4 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
5 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Automation Engineer
1 6 (40.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 6 (40.00%) QA Engineer
1 6 (40.00%) Senior Automation Engineer
1 6 (40.00%) Senior QA Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Automation Test Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) QA Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) QA Automation Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) QA Test Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Automation Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Scrum Master
3 2 (13.33%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) Gherkin
2 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (6.67%) Code First Entity Framework
3 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
3 1 (6.67%) Node.js
3 1 (6.67%) RESTful
3 1 (6.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) Regression Testing
3 9 (60.00%) TDD
4 8 (53.33%) Test Automation
5 6 (40.00%) ATDD
5 6 (40.00%) QA Automation
5 6 (40.00%) Scrum
6 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (26.67%) Exploratory Testing
6 4 (26.67%) OO
6 4 (26.67%) Refactoring
6 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
7 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (13.33%) DevOps
7 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
8 1 (6.67%) MVC
8 1 (6.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) C#
2 7 (46.67%) Ruby
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) Python
4 4 (26.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) ISEB
1 4 (26.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (66.67%) QA
2 6 (40.00%) SDET
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Facebook
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