The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 74 101 113
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +12
Permanent jobs citing BDD 110 84 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.15% 2.29% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.51% 2.64% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 75 80 37
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,700 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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 Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3138 3182 2218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 89.79% 86.59% 85.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2480 2496 1669
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

BDD
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

BDD Salary Trend in Leeds

BDD
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Leeds

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 160 (89.89%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (83.15%) TDD
3 79 (44.38%) SQL
4 77 (43.26%) JavaScript
5 68 (38.20%) Java
5 68 (38.20%) Scrum
6 66 (37.08%) Continuous Integration
7 65 (36.52%) HTML
8 64 (35.96%) C#
9 63 (35.39%) PHP
10 62 (34.83%) MVC
11 59 (33.15%) .NET
12 57 (32.02%) CSS
12 57 (32.02%) OO
13 49 (27.53%) MySQL
13 49 (27.53%) Software Engineering
14 48 (26.97%) Linux
15 42 (23.60%) Web Services
16 40 (22.47%) Unit Testing
17 39 (21.91%) Automated Testing
18 38 (21.35%) Kanban
19 36 (20.22%) Ruby
19 36 (20.22%) XML
20 33 (18.54%) Windows
20 33 (18.54%) Open Source
20 33 (18.54%) Relational Database
21 32 (17.98%) SDLC
22 30 (16.85%) Mentoring
23 28 (15.73%) ASP.NET
24 27 (15.17%) SQL Server

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Application Platforms
1 23 (12.92%) Node.js
2 5 (2.81%) NServiceBus
3 4 (2.25%) OpenStack
3 4 (2.25%) Apache Spark
3 4 (2.25%) Apache
4 2 (1.12%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.12%) JBoss
5 1 (0.56%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (2.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.55%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (7.87%) Google Cloud Platform
3 10 (5.62%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.25%) IaaS
4 4 (2.25%) Sumo Logic
5 2 (1.12%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.30%) Internet
2 6 (3.37%) Broadband
3 4 (2.25%) HTTP
3 4 (2.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (27.53%) MySQL
2 33 (18.54%) Relational Database
3 27 (15.17%) SQL Server
4 18 (10.11%) MongoDB
5 15 (8.43%) Apache Cassandra
6 14 (7.87%) Redis
6 14 (7.87%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (6.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (3.37%) Big Data
9 5 (2.81%) RDBMS
9 5 (2.81%) Oracle Database
10 4 (2.25%) HBase
10 4 (2.25%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.69%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 26 (14.61%) Cucumber
2 21 (11.80%) Maven
3 17 (9.55%) Selenium
4 16 (8.99%) Jenkins
5 10 (5.62%) JUnit
5 10 (5.62%) Git (software)
6 9 (5.06%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (4.49%) Behat
8 5 (2.81%) NeoLoad
8 5 (2.81%) JMeter
9 4 (2.25%) WebDriver
9 4 (2.25%) Grunt
9 4 (2.25%) Mockito
10 3 (1.69%) Moq
10 3 (1.69%) SoapUI
10 3 (1.69%) Xcode
10 3 (1.69%) ReSharper
11 2 (1.12%) Subversion
11 2 (1.12%) PHPUnit
11 2 (1.12%) HP UFT
General
1 26 (14.61%) Retail
2 22 (12.36%) Finance
3 17 (9.55%) Pharmaceutical
4 10 (5.62%) Games
5 6 (3.37%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 93 (52.25%) Developer
2 28 (15.73%) Software Engineer
3 25 (14.04%) PHP Developer
4 24 (13.48%) Applications Developer
5 22 (12.36%) Senior Developer
6 18 (10.11%) Senior Applications Developer
6 18 (10.11%) Senior PHP Developer
7 15 (8.43%) Automation Engineer
8 14 (7.87%) Software Developer
9 13 (7.30%) Web Developer
10 12 (6.74%) .NET Developer
11 11 (6.18%) Java Developer
11 11 (6.18%) Lead Software Engineer
12 9 (5.06%) Analyst
12 9 (5.06%) Tester
12 9 (5.06%) Test Engineer
13 8 (4.49%) Senior Software Engineer
13 8 (4.49%) QA Engineer
13 8 (4.49%) Senior QA Engineer
13 8 (4.49%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (36.52%) HTML
2 59 (33.15%) .NET
3 57 (32.02%) CSS
4 42 (23.60%) Web Services
5 36 (20.22%) XML
6 28 (15.73%) ASP.NET
7 26 (14.61%) HTML5
8 25 (14.04%) Symfony
9 24 (13.48%) Doctrine
10 23 (12.92%) RESTful
11 20 (11.24%) jQuery
11 20 (11.24%) Spring
11 20 (11.24%) AngularJS
12 19 (10.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 17 (9.55%) ASP.NET Web API
14 16 (8.99%) ASP.NET MVC
15 14 (7.87%) CSS3
16 13 (7.30%) JSON
17 11 (6.18%) Hibernate
17 11 (6.18%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.55%) NHS
2 10 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.06%) RIA
4 6 (3.37%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.37%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.25%) Replication
5 4 (2.25%) User Experience
6 3 (1.69%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.12%) Online Games
8 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 48 (26.97%) Linux
2 33 (18.54%) Windows
3 14 (7.87%) CoreOS
4 13 (7.30%) Apple iOS
5 12 (6.74%) Android
6 5 (2.81%) UNIX
7 1 (0.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (89.89%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (83.15%) TDD
3 68 (38.20%) Scrum
4 66 (37.08%) Continuous Integration
5 62 (34.83%) MVC
6 57 (32.02%) OO
7 49 (27.53%) Software Engineering
8 40 (22.47%) Unit Testing
9 39 (21.91%) Automated Testing
10 38 (21.35%) Kanban
11 33 (18.54%) Open Source
12 32 (17.98%) SDLC
13 30 (16.85%) Mentoring
14 27 (15.17%) Test Automation
15 22 (12.36%) DevOps
16 20 (11.24%) Coaching
17 17 (9.55%) Line Management
18 16 (8.99%) Test Scripting
19 15 (8.43%) Mobile Development
20 14 (7.87%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 79 (44.38%) SQL
2 77 (43.26%) JavaScript
3 68 (38.20%) Java
4 64 (35.96%) C#
5 63 (35.39%) PHP
6 36 (20.22%) Ruby
7 24 (13.48%) Python
8 22 (12.36%) C++
9 16 (8.99%) T-SQL
10 14 (7.87%) Scala
10 14 (7.87%) Go
11 10 (5.62%) Groovy
12 7 (3.93%) VBScript
12 7 (3.93%) VB
12 7 (3.93%) VB.NET
12 7 (3.93%) VB6
13 5 (2.81%) Bash Shell
13 5 (2.81%) XQuery
14 4 (2.25%) Objective-C
15 3 (1.69%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (7.87%) Degree
2 4 (2.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.18%) QA
System Software
1 14 (7.87%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (7.87%) Docker
2 4 (2.25%) HDFS
2 4 (2.25%) VirtualBox
3 3 (1.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (7.87%) Puppet
1 14 (7.87%) Vagrant
1 14 (7.87%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (7.87%) Ansible
1 14 (7.87%) Salt
1 14 (7.87%) Nagios
2 4 (2.25%) ZABBIX
2 4 (2.25%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 25 (14.04%) Zend
2 23 (12.92%) Oracle
3 17 (9.55%) Google
4 14 (7.87%) VMware
4 14 (7.87%) Splunk
4 14 (7.87%) SaltStack
5 4 (2.25%) Rackspace
5 4 (2.25%) New Relic
5 4 (2.25%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.56%) Intel
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Competitive base plus package
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
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Posted: 17 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car and 20% bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum + Car, 20% bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
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Salary: Highly competitive plus excellent benefits and free Sky package!!
Posted: 20 days ago