The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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)
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
Rank - 30 30
Permanent jobs citing BDD 0 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent - 4.69% 4.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 4.86% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 9
Median salary - £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.66%  
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 Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 140 185 138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 90.91% 96.35% 74.59%
Number of salaries quoted 113 166 125
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +18.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 Stoke-on-Trent

BDD
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Salary trend for BDD in Stoke-on-Trent

BDD
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for BDD.

1 8 (100.00%) TDD
2 7 (87.50%) Front End Development
2 7 (87.50%) .NET Framework
2 7 (87.50%) LINQ
2 7 (87.50%) Entity Framework
2 7 (87.50%) MVC
2 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 7 (87.50%) CMS
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) CRM
2 7 (87.50%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) Games
3 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Low Latency
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Kanban
3 1 (12.50%) Scala
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (12.50%) Pair Programming
3 1 (12.50%) Spring

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 7 (87.50%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (87.50%) C# Developer
2 7 (87.50%) C# Software Developer
2 7 (87.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Games Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Games Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Low Latency Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) .NET Framework
1 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
1 7 (87.50%) Entity Framework
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) LINQ
2 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
2 1 (12.50%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
2 7 (87.50%) CRM
2 7 (87.50%) Front End Development
2 7 (87.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Kanban
3 1 (12.50%) Low Latency
3 1 (12.50%) Pair Programming
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) Scala