The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Manchester / Bolton
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 24 20
Rank change year-on-year +8 -4  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 13 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 12.04% 4.76% 4.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.50% 5.00% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 6
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 Bolton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 104 100 107
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 96.30% 95.24% 86.29%
Number of salaries quoted 85 86 100
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton 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 Bolton

BDD
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for BDD in Bolton

BDD
Salary Histogram in Bolton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in Bolton over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for BDD in Bolton

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Bolton region with a requirement for BDD.

1 15 (78.95%) C#
1 15 (78.95%) .NET
1 15 (78.95%) ASP.NET
1 15 (78.95%) MVC
1 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (78.95%) TDD
1 15 (78.95%) ASP.NET MVC
2 14 (73.68%) SQL Server
3 13 (68.42%) Web Application Development
3 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 10 (52.63%) WCF
5 9 (47.37%) Internet
5 9 (47.37%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (42.11%) RESTful
6 8 (42.11%) SQL Server 2016
6 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (31.58%) Domain-Driven Design
7 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
8 5 (26.32%) OO
8 5 (26.32%) Games
8 5 (26.32%) AngularJS
8 5 (26.32%) CQRS
8 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (26.32%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (21.05%) Code First Entity Framework
9 4 (21.05%) Exploratory Testing
9 4 (21.05%) Driving Licence
9 4 (21.05%) Line Management
9 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
9 4 (21.05%) Coaching

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (73.68%) SQL Server
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Moq
2 1 (5.26%) NUnit
2 1 (5.26%) ReSharper
2 1 (5.26%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (26.32%) Games
2 4 (21.05%) Advertising
2 4 (21.05%) Marketing
2 4 (21.05%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) .NET Developer
3 4 (21.05%) .NET Development Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Development Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Tester
4 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) .NET
1 15 (78.95%) ASP.NET
1 15 (78.95%) ASP.NET MVC
2 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 10 (52.63%) WCF
4 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (42.11%) RESTful
5 5 (26.32%) AngularJS
6 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
6 4 (21.05%) Code First Entity Framework
6 4 (21.05%) Entity Framework
6 4 (21.05%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (21.05%) Node.js
6 4 (21.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (5.26%) CSS
7 1 (5.26%) HTML
7 1 (5.26%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (21.05%) Driving Licence
2 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
2 4 (21.05%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (78.95%) MVC
1 15 (78.95%) TDD
2 13 (68.42%) Web Application Development
3 9 (47.37%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (31.58%) Domain-Driven Design
5 5 (26.32%) CQRS
5 5 (26.32%) OO
6 4 (21.05%) Coaching
6 4 (21.05%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (21.05%) Exploratory Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Line Management
6 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
6 4 (21.05%) Scrum
7 1 (5.26%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) C#
2 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) Ruby
4 2 (10.53%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Facebook
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
Bolton, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago