The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 55 66
Rank change year-on-year -10 +11  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 187 159 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 4.46% 4.55% 3.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.89% 5.04% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 163 157 121
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £61,000 £60,000
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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3822 3152 3044
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 91.22% 90.11% 90.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3271 2700 2543
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

BDD
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for BDD in Manchester

BDD
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BDD in Manchester over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for BDD in Manchester

BDD
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport 0 28 £42,500 +54.54% 3
Altrincham +4 14 £42,500 -10.52% 2
Bolton +9 13 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Wigan - 3 £42,500 -
Salford -5 1 £42,500 -2.29%
BDD
North West

For the 6 months to 22 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 Manchester region with a requirement for BDD.

1 360 (91.37%) Agile Software Development
2 341 (86.55%) TDD
3 192 (48.73%) Java
4 153 (38.83%) Scrum
5 145 (36.80%) Test Automation
6 141 (35.79%) C#
7 137 (34.77%) .NET
8 128 (32.49%) MVC
9 112 (28.43%) JavaScript
10 100 (25.38%) SQL Server
10 100 (25.38%) Selenium
11 87 (22.08%) ASP.NET
11 87 (22.08%) Continuous Integration
11 87 (22.08%) Jenkins
12 86 (21.83%) ASP.NET MVC
13 82 (20.81%) RESTful
14 81 (20.56%) Git (software)
14 81 (20.56%) Kanban
15 77 (19.54%) Web Services
16 76 (19.29%) Cucumber
16 76 (19.29%) Web Application Development
17 74 (18.78%) Amazon AWS
18 72 (18.27%) Finance
19 70 (17.77%) ASP.NET Web API
20 69 (17.51%) Ruby
21 68 (17.26%) WCF
21 68 (17.26%) Spring
22 67 (17.01%) SDLC
22 67 (17.01%) AngularJS
23 66 (16.75%) Node.js

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Application Platforms
1 27 (6.85%) Elasticsearch
2 16 (4.06%) Apache Spark
3 14 (3.55%) Confluence
4 12 (3.05%) Apache
5 11 (2.79%) SharePoint
6 7 (1.78%) nginx
7 5 (1.27%) CMS
7 5 (1.27%) JBoss
7 5 (1.27%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.02%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.02%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.25%) CICS
10 1 (0.25%) Jetty
10 1 (0.25%) Mule
10 1 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.25%) Tornado
10 1 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (2.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.51%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 74 (18.78%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (11.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (6.35%) GitHub
4 16 (4.06%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (1.78%) SaaS
6 5 (1.27%) BrowserStack
7 4 (1.02%) Google Play
8 1 (0.25%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.82%) Internet
2 14 (3.55%) Intranet
3 13 (3.30%) HTTP
4 2 (0.51%) Firewall
4 2 (0.51%) SSL
5 1 (0.25%) AMQP
5 1 (0.25%) DNS
5 1 (0.25%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.25%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (25.38%) SQL Server
2 56 (14.21%) Hadoop
3 52 (13.20%) SQL Server 2014
4 47 (11.93%) Big Data
5 30 (7.61%) MongoDB
5 30 (7.61%) NoSQL
6 22 (5.58%) SQL Server 2016
7 17 (4.31%) MySQL
8 7 (1.78%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.02%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.76%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.51%) DB2
11 2 (0.51%) Power BI
11 2 (0.51%) PowerPivot
11 2 (0.51%) Redis
11 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 100 (25.38%) Selenium
2 87 (22.08%) Jenkins
3 81 (20.56%) Git (software)
4 76 (19.29%) Cucumber
5 49 (12.44%) WebDriver
6 36 (9.14%) JIRA
7 32 (8.12%) JUnit
7 32 (8.12%) TeamCity
8 29 (7.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 26 (6.60%) Ant
10 25 (6.35%) Eclipse
11 19 (4.82%) SpecFlow
11 19 (4.82%) Visual Studio
12 16 (4.06%) Team Foundation Server
13 15 (3.81%) IntelliJ
14 12 (3.05%) Bitbucket
15 11 (2.79%) NUnit
16 10 (2.54%) FitNesse
17 8 (2.03%) Moq
18 7 (1.78%) Jasmine
General
1 72 (18.27%) Finance
2 48 (12.18%) Games
3 23 (5.84%) Retail
4 22 (5.58%) Marketing
5 19 (4.82%) Banking
5 19 (4.82%) Telecoms
6 13 (3.30%) Advertising
7 11 (2.79%) Manufacturing
8 10 (2.54%) Electronics
9 4 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.51%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 219 (55.58%) Developer
2 88 (22.34%) .NET Developer
3 73 (18.53%) Java Developer
4 64 (16.24%) Tester
5 52 (13.20%) Senior Developer
6 47 (11.93%) Automation Tester
7 40 (10.15%) Senior Java Developer
8 36 (9.14%) Graduate
8 36 (9.14%) Graduate Developer
9 34 (8.63%) Analyst
10 29 (7.36%) QA Engineer
11 28 (7.11%) Senior Automation Tester
11 28 (7.11%) Senior Tester
12 27 (6.85%) Graduate .NET Developer
12 27 (6.85%) Junior
12 27 (6.85%) Junior .NET Developer
12 27 (6.85%) Junior Developer
12 27 (6.85%) QA Automation Engineer
13 26 (6.60%) Test Analyst
14 24 (6.09%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (34.77%) .NET
2 87 (22.08%) ASP.NET
3 86 (21.83%) ASP.NET MVC
4 82 (20.81%) RESTful
5 77 (19.54%) Web Services
6 70 (17.77%) ASP.NET Web API
7 68 (17.26%) Spring
7 68 (17.26%) WCF
8 67 (17.01%) AngularJS
9 66 (16.75%) Node.js
10 64 (16.24%) HTML
11 59 (14.97%) .NET Framework
12 52 (13.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 51 (12.94%) Entity Framework
14 48 (12.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 48 (12.18%) CSS
15 46 (11.68%) KnockoutJS
15 46 (11.68%) XML
16 43 (10.91%) Hibernate
17 42 (10.66%) React
Miscellaneous
1 62 (15.74%) iPad
2 44 (11.17%) Mobile App
3 32 (8.12%) Computer Science
4 26 (6.60%) Greenfield Project
5 21 (5.33%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (4.57%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (1.78%) Social Network
8 6 (1.52%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.52%) Streaming Music
8 6 (1.52%) Tandem
8 6 (1.52%) User Experience
9 4 (1.02%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.02%) NHS
9 4 (1.02%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.02%) PMI
10 3 (0.76%) Online Games
11 2 (0.51%) Augmented Reality
11 2 (0.51%) Clustering
11 2 (0.51%) Credit Risk
11 2 (0.51%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 24 (6.09%) Linux
2 22 (5.58%) Windows
3 12 (3.05%) Apple iOS
4 9 (2.28%) Android
5 8 (2.03%) Unix
6 1 (0.25%) CentOS
6 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 360 (91.37%) Agile Software Development
2 341 (86.55%) TDD
3 153 (38.83%) Scrum
4 145 (36.80%) Test Automation
5 128 (32.49%) MVC
6 87 (22.08%) Continuous Integration
7 81 (20.56%) Kanban
8 76 (19.29%) Web Application Development
9 67 (17.01%) SDLC
10 66 (16.75%) E-Commerce
11 64 (16.24%) Web Development
12 63 (15.99%) OO
13 60 (15.23%) Test Scripting
14 48 (12.18%) Continuous Delivery
15 44 (11.17%) Mentoring
16 41 (10.41%) SOA
17 38 (9.64%) Configuration Management
17 38 (9.64%) DevOps
18 34 (8.63%) Dependency Injection
19 29 (7.36%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 192 (48.73%) Java
2 141 (35.79%) C#
3 112 (28.43%) JavaScript
4 69 (17.51%) Ruby
5 66 (16.75%) SQL
6 36 (9.14%) Python
7 32 (8.12%) PHP
8 27 (6.85%) F#
9 21 (5.33%) C++
10 16 (4.06%) C
11 11 (2.79%) PL/SQL
12 9 (2.28%) TypeScript
12 9 (2.28%) VB.NET
13 7 (1.78%) Objective-C
14 6 (1.52%) VB
15 5 (1.27%) Apple Swift
15 5 (1.27%) T-SQL
16 4 (1.02%) Elixir
16 4 (1.02%) Erlang
16 4 (1.02%) Go
Qualifications
1 27 (6.85%) ISEB
2 19 (4.82%) Degree
3 18 (4.57%) ISTQB
4 14 (3.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (1.02%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.02%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.25%) CCNA
6 1 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.25%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.25%) MCSE
6 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (14.97%) QA
2 4 (1.02%) GCP
3 3 (0.76%) WCAG
System Software
1 17 (4.31%) Docker
2 4 (1.02%) HDFS
3 1 (0.25%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 52 (13.20%) Kibana
2 18 (4.57%) Puppet
3 10 (2.54%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (2.28%) Kubernetes
5 4 (1.02%) Ansible
6 2 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.25%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (0.25%) Cacti
7 1 (0.25%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.25%) Icinga
7 1 (0.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 48 (12.18%) Google
2 23 (5.84%) Microsoft
3 17 (4.31%) Oracle
4 11 (2.79%) Facebook
5 10 (2.54%) SAP
6 4 (1.02%) Chordiant
6 4 (1.02%) Zend
7 3 (0.76%) Tableau
8 2 (0.51%) HP
8 2 (0.51%) IDERA
8 2 (0.51%) Progress
8 2 (0.51%) Rackspace
8 2 (0.51%) RedGate
9 1 (0.25%) Cisco
9 1 (0.25%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.25%) IBM
9 1 (0.25%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.25%) Sybase
9 1 (0.25%) Vertica
Manchester, Lancashire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, healthcare, pension,
Posted: Yesterday
Cheadle, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cloudscope
Salary: £45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £53000 - £71500 per annum + Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Bright HR
Salary: £0 - 40k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Altrincham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + start up
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 21 days ago