The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 26 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BDD 18 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 12.16% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.68% - -
Number of salaries quoted 18 0 0
Median salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
142 172 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 95.95% 90.53% 80.31%
Number of salaries quoted 126 131 109
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £62,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of job ads across the Halifax region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

BDD
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

BDD Salary Trend in Halifax

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Halifax region with a requirement for BDD.

1 27 (100.00%) C#
1 27 (100.00%) TDD
2 26 (96.30%) JavaScript
3 25 (92.59%) .NET
3 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (74.07%) Selenium
4 20 (74.07%) Test Automation
4 20 (74.07%) SoapUI
5 19 (70.37%) Jenkins
5 19 (70.37%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (70.37%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (70.37%) ISEB
6 18 (66.67%) XML
6 18 (66.67%) ISTQB
6 18 (66.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 14 (51.85%) JMeter
7 14 (51.85%) SOAP
8 12 (44.44%) Java
8 12 (44.44%) Software Testing
8 12 (44.44%) V-Model
8 12 (44.44%) Agile Testing
8 12 (44.44%) Waterfall
8 12 (44.44%) Open Source
8 12 (44.44%) Exploratory Testing
9 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (25.93%) Mentoring
9 7 (25.93%) QA
9 7 (25.93%) MVC
9 7 (25.93%) HTML
9 7 (25.93%) SQL Server

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (74.07%) Selenium
1 20 (74.07%) SoapUI
2 19 (70.37%) Jenkins
2 19 (70.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (51.85%) JMeter
4 2 (7.41%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Senior Test Engineer
1 15 (55.56%) Test Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) C# Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Lead C# Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Testing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (92.59%) .NET
2 18 (66.67%) XML
3 14 (51.85%) SOAP
4 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
4 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (25.93%) CSS
4 7 (25.93%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) TDD
2 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (74.07%) Test Automation
4 19 (70.37%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (44.44%) Agile Testing
5 12 (44.44%) Exploratory Testing
5 12 (44.44%) Open Source
5 12 (44.44%) Software Testing
5 12 (44.44%) V-Model
5 12 (44.44%) Waterfall
6 7 (25.93%) Mentoring
6 7 (25.93%) MVC
7 6 (22.22%) Automated Testing
8 5 (18.52%) Analytics
8 5 (18.52%) Customer Requirements
8 5 (18.52%) Electronic Trading
9 4 (14.81%) Manual Testing
10 1 (3.70%) Automation Testing
10 1 (3.70%) Test Planning
10 1 (3.70%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 26 (96.30%) JavaScript
3 12 (44.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (70.37%) ISEB
2 18 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 18 (66.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
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