Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wigan with a requirement for BDD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BDD over the 6 months to 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Manchester > Wigan
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 41 21
Rank change year-on-year +14 -20 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 4 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 3.13% 4.57% 4.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.77% 4.82% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 4
Wigan median annual salary £38,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.82% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £43,750 £43,750 £42,500
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +8.75%

BDD is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wigan with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wigan
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 106 166 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 82.81% 94.86% 92.31%
Number of salaries quoted 80 161 79
Wigan median annual salary £40,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +15.38% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,750 £55,000 £49,500
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

BDD
Job Vacancy Trend in Wigan

Job postings citing BDD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wigan.

Job vacancy trend for BDD in Wigan

BDD
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Salary trend for BDD in Wigan

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT jobs citing BDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wigan region with a requirement for BDD.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Node.js
2 2 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (50.00%) Code First Entity Framework
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) MVC

BDD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wigan 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 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (50.00%) Code First Entity Framework
1 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (50.00%) Node.js
1 2 (50.00%) RESTful
1 2 (50.00%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification