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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Manchester / Stockport
Rank 31 28 24
Rank change year-on-year -3 -4  
Permanent jobs citing BDD 8 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 4.91% 5.92% 7.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.37% 6.21% 8.19%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 14
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +2.73%  
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 Stockport with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Stockport
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 149 145 171
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 91.41% 95.39% 89.53%
Number of salaries quoted 141 132 160
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +19.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

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

1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (94.44%) TDD
3 15 (83.33%) Windows
3 15 (83.33%) SOAP
3 15 (83.33%) Web Services
3 15 (83.33%) Scrum
4 14 (77.78%) Hibernate
4 14 (77.78%) JDBC
4 14 (77.78%) XML
4 14 (77.78%) OOP
4 14 (77.78%) OO
4 14 (77.78%) JMS
4 14 (77.78%) Eclipse
4 14 (77.78%) Java
4 14 (77.78%) Ant
4 14 (77.78%) JUnit
4 14 (77.78%) Spring
4 14 (77.78%) JNDI
4 14 (77.78%) iPad
4 14 (77.78%) Mentoring
5 4 (22.22%) Process Management
6 3 (16.67%) .NET
7 2 (11.11%) Regression Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 2 (11.11%) ISEB
7 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
7 2 (11.11%) SpecFlow
7 2 (11.11%) System Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration

BDD
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 14 (77.78%) Ant
1 14 (77.78%) Eclipse
1 14 (77.78%) JUnit
2 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
2 2 (11.11%) SpecFlow
3 1 (5.56%) Hudson
3 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 14 (77.78%) Java Developer
2 14 (77.78%) Senior Developer
2 14 (77.78%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) SOAP
1 15 (83.33%) Web Services
2 14 (77.78%) Hibernate
2 14 (77.78%) JDBC
2 14 (77.78%) JMS
2 14 (77.78%) JNDI
2 14 (77.78%) Spring
2 14 (77.78%) XML
3 3 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (5.56%) CSS
4 1 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (77.78%) iPad
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (94.44%) TDD
3 15 (83.33%) Scrum
4 14 (77.78%) Mentoring
4 14 (77.78%) OO
4 14 (77.78%) OOP
5 4 (22.22%) Process Management
6 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Regression Testing
6 2 (11.11%) System Testing
7 1 (5.56%) API Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.56%) Defect Management
7 1 (5.56%) Kanban
7 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) Scrum-ban
7 1 (5.56%) SDLC
7 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
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