Period
to 12 December 2017

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

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Manchester > Wigan
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 23 23
Rank change year-on-year -6 0 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 6 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 5.00% 8.85% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.31% 9.80% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 4
Wigan median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -11.11% -
Manchester median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.78% - +12.50%

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 113 102 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 94.17% 90.27% 77.24%
Number of salaries quoted 104 95 91
Wigan median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +15.38% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £49,500 £45,000
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%

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 12 December 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 Wigan region with a requirement for BDD.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 6 (100.00%) WCF
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) RESTful
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 6 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 6 (100.00%) Node.js
1 6 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 6 (100.00%) Code First Entity Framework

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 6 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 6 (100.00%) Code First Entity Framework
1 6 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 6 (100.00%) Node.js
1 6 (100.00%) RESTful
1 6 (100.00%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby