The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stockport 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)
Manchester / Stockport
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 22 31
Rank change year-on-year 0 +9  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 28 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 10.61% 6.85% 6.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.24% 7.25% 7.39%
Number of salaries quoted 27 10 13
Median salary £42,500 £27,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.54% -26.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £27,250 £33,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £38,000
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 Stockport with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Stockport
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 249 138 176
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 94.32% 94.52% 92.63%
Number of salaries quoted 227 125 166
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -1.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stockport 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 Stockport

BDD
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Salary trend for BDD in Stockport

BDD
Salary Histogram in Stockport

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

Salary histogram for BDD in Stockport

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 Stockport region with a requirement for BDD.

1 34 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
1 34 (94.44%) TDD
2 29 (80.56%) SOAP
2 29 (80.56%) Web Services
3 27 (75.00%) XML
3 27 (75.00%) Scrum
4 25 (69.44%) Spring
4 25 (69.44%) Ant
4 25 (69.44%) JUnit
4 25 (69.44%) Java
4 25 (69.44%) Eclipse
4 25 (69.44%) iPad
5 24 (66.67%) Hibernate
6 21 (58.33%) Mentoring
7 14 (38.89%) RESTful
8 13 (36.11%) Jenkins
8 13 (36.11%) DevOps
8 13 (36.11%) JDBC
8 13 (36.11%) JNDI
8 13 (36.11%) OOP
8 13 (36.11%) OO
8 13 (36.11%) JMS
9 12 (33.33%) Windows
9 12 (33.33%) IntelliJ
9 12 (33.33%) Pair Programming
9 12 (33.33%) Puppet
9 12 (33.33%) Git (software)
10 9 (25.00%) .NET
11 7 (19.44%) C#
12 6 (16.67%) SQL Server

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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 2 (5.56%) Apache
1 2 (5.56%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.78%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (69.44%) Ant
1 25 (69.44%) Eclipse
1 25 (69.44%) JUnit
2 13 (36.11%) Jenkins
3 12 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 12 (33.33%) IntelliJ
4 2 (5.56%) Cucumber
4 2 (5.56%) FitNesse
4 2 (5.56%) HP UFT
4 2 (5.56%) Selenium
4 2 (5.56%) SoapUI
4 2 (5.56%) SpecFlow
4 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.78%) Gradle
5 1 (2.78%) Mockito
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (94.44%) Developer
2 25 (69.44%) Java Developer
3 18 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 18 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 2 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Agile .NET Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Agile Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Tester
6 1 (2.78%) Automation Tester
6 1 (2.78%) Manual Tester
6 1 (2.78%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (80.56%) SOAP
1 29 (80.56%) Web Services
2 27 (75.00%) XML
3 25 (69.44%) Spring
4 24 (66.67%) Hibernate
5 14 (38.89%) RESTful
6 13 (36.11%) JDBC
6 13 (36.11%) JMS
6 13 (36.11%) JNDI
7 9 (25.00%) .NET
8 4 (11.11%) CSS
8 4 (11.11%) HTML
8 4 (11.11%) WCF
8 4 (11.11%) WF
9 2 (5.56%) Ajax
9 2 (5.56%) jQuery
9 2 (5.56%) LAMP
9 2 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (5.56%) WSDL
9 2 (5.56%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 25 (69.44%) iPad
2 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
1 34 (94.44%) TDD
2 27 (75.00%) Scrum
3 21 (58.33%) Mentoring
4 13 (36.11%) DevOps
4 13 (36.11%) OO
4 13 (36.11%) OOP
5 12 (33.33%) Pair Programming
6 4 (11.11%) Data Protection
7 3 (8.33%) Microservices
8 2 (5.56%) ATDD
8 2 (5.56%) Business Analysis
8 2 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (5.56%) Scenario Testing
8 2 (5.56%) Test Automation
8 2 (5.56%) Test Management
8 2 (5.56%) Test Planning
8 2 (5.56%) Usability Testing
8 2 (5.56%) User Stories
8 2 (5.56%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (69.44%) Java
2 7 (19.44%) C#
3 4 (11.11%) SQL
4 2 (5.56%) C
4 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.56%) PHP
4 2 (5.56%) Ruby
5 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
1 2 (5.56%) ISEB
1 2 (5.56%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 12 (33.33%) Puppet
2 2 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) HP
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
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