The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ellesmere Port 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Cheshire / Ellesmere Port
Rank 8 5 2
Rank change year-on-year -3 -3  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 2 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ellesmere Port 8.33% 8.33% 68.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.33% 10.00% 68.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 11
Median salary - £40,000 £40,000
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 Ellesmere Port with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Ellesmere Port
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 24 10 16
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ellesmere Port 100.00% 83.33% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 15
Median salary £41,250 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.92% -18.75%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Ellesmere Port

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ellesmere Port 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 Ellesmere Port

BDD
Salary Trend in Ellesmere Port

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

Salary trend for BDD in Ellesmere Port

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ellesmere Port

For the 6 months to 25 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 Ellesmere Port region with a requirement for BDD.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) JDBC
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Struts
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) JPA
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Ellesmere Port 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 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) JDBC
1 2 (100.00%) JPA
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Spring Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Struts
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle