The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 19 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 4 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 4.76% 7.79% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.56% 8.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 0
Average salary £37,500 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
BDD
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Durham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
72 70 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 85.71% 90.91% 65.18%
Number of salaries quoted 50 58 61
Average salary £37,500 £32,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% +4.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Durham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

BDD
Salary Trend in Durham

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

BDD Salary Trend in Durham

BDD
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Durham region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Darlington - 4 £37,500 -
BDD
North East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Durham region citing BDD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BDD.

1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
2 8 (88.89%) Scrum
3 5 (55.56%) Advertising
3 5 (55.56%) C#
3 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (44.44%) Marketing
4 4 (44.44%) JSON
4 4 (44.44%) YAML
4 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
4 4 (44.44%) RESTful
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (44.44%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (44.44%) Facebook
4 4 (44.44%) Web Application Development
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 2
4 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 4 (44.44%) XML
4 4 (44.44%) OOP
4 4 (44.44%) OO
4 4 (44.44%) HTTP
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) PHP
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) .NET
4 4 (44.44%) MySQL
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Durham region citing BDD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (44.44%) MySQL
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
1 4 (44.44%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) PHPUnit
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 5 (55.56%) Advertising
2 4 (44.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) JSON
1 4 (44.44%) YAML
1 4 (44.44%) RESTful
1 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
1 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 2
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
1 4 (44.44%) XML
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
1 4 (44.44%) Symfony
1 4 (44.44%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) SOAP
2 1 (11.11%) Spring
2 1 (11.11%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) MooTools
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
2 8 (88.89%) Scrum
3 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (44.44%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (44.44%) Web Application Development
4 4 (44.44%) OOP
4 4 (44.44%) OO
4 4 (44.44%) MVC
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) PHP
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) PHP5
3 2 (22.22%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Facebook