The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
BDD
West Yorkshire

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
161 154 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 90.45% 80.21% 70.59%
Number of salaries quoted 120 126 104
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £25,250 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Halifax 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Tester
1 1 (100.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Leader
1 1 (100.00%) QA Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Senior QA Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior QA Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior QA Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA