The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 69 116 94
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -22
Permanent jobs citing BDD 107 63 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.57% 1.92% 2.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.91% 2.16% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 98 43 88
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,275 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.17% +2.40%
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
2740 2915 3296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 91.36% 88.95% 89.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2184 2265 2669
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 May 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Leeds

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for BDD.

1 219 (83.91%) Agile Software Development
2 175 (67.05%) TDD
3 108 (41.38%) Selenium
4 93 (35.63%) C#
5 89 (34.10%) Java
6 72 (27.59%) .NET
6 72 (27.59%) Microsoft
7 65 (24.90%) Continuous Integration
8 62 (23.75%) SQL
9 60 (22.99%) Cucumber
10 58 (22.22%) SQL Server
11 53 (20.31%) SoapUI
12 51 (19.54%) Scrum
13 49 (18.77%) JavaScript
14 45 (17.24%) Test Automation
15 44 (16.86%) Spring
16 41 (15.71%) SpecFlow
17 40 (15.33%) ISEB
17 40 (15.33%) QA
18 39 (14.94%) SOA
19 38 (14.56%) HTML
19 38 (14.56%) ISTQB
20 36 (13.79%) MVC
21 35 (13.41%) User Stories
21 35 (13.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
22 34 (13.03%) Web Services
22 34 (13.03%) Node.js
22 34 (13.03%) WebDriver
23 33 (12.64%) CSS
23 33 (12.64%) Automated Testing

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Application Platforms
1 34 (13.03%) Node.js
2 8 (3.07%) Confluence
3 4 (1.53%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (3.83%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (5.75%) PaaS
3 3 (1.15%) GitHub
4 2 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.07%) Internet
2 7 (2.68%) HTTP
3 4 (1.53%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.51%) MySQL
3 10 (3.83%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.07%) RDBMS
5 7 (2.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.92%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.92%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.53%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.53%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.38%) Big Data
9 1 (0.38%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.38%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.38%) Redis
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 108 (41.38%) Selenium
2 60 (22.99%) Cucumber
3 53 (20.31%) SoapUI
4 41 (15.71%) SpecFlow
5 34 (13.03%) WebDriver
6 28 (10.73%) Visual Studio
7 26 (9.96%) JUnit
8 25 (9.58%) Team Foundation Server
9 22 (8.43%) FitNesse
10 21 (8.05%) Jenkins
10 21 (8.05%) JMeter
11 18 (6.90%) Maven
12 17 (6.51%) Git (software)
13 15 (5.75%) Octopus Deploy
14 14 (5.36%) JIRA
14 14 (5.36%) Moq
14 14 (5.36%) NUnit
15 12 (4.60%) NeoLoad
16 7 (2.68%) Eclipse
17 6 (2.30%) Subversion
General
1 30 (11.49%) Finance
2 11 (4.21%) Retail
3 6 (2.30%) Games
4 2 (0.77%) Advertising
4 2 (0.77%) Marketing
5 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 105 (40.23%) Developer
2 63 (24.14%) Test Engineer
3 53 (20.31%) Analyst
4 52 (19.92%) Test Analyst
5 48 (18.39%) Java Developer
6 38 (14.56%) Automation Test Analyst
7 37 (14.18%) Test Automation Engineer
8 32 (12.26%) Senior Developer
9 27 (10.34%) .NET Developer
10 26 (9.96%) Selenium Test Analyst
11 24 (9.20%) Agile Developer
11 24 (9.20%) Senior .NET Developer
12 23 (8.81%) Tester
13 19 (7.28%) QA Analyst
13 19 (7.28%) QA Test Analyst
14 17 (6.51%) Senior Agile Developer
15 16 (6.13%) Software Test Engineer
16 15 (5.75%) Database Engineer
16 15 (5.75%) QA Automation Analyst
16 15 (5.75%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (27.59%) .NET
2 44 (16.86%) Spring
3 38 (14.56%) HTML
4 34 (13.03%) Web Services
5 33 (12.64%) CSS
6 32 (12.26%) Hibernate
7 29 (11.11%) SOAP
8 27 (10.34%) AngularJS
9 26 (9.96%) XML
10 25 (9.58%) ASP.NET
10 25 (9.58%) RESTful
11 20 (7.66%) .NET Framework
11 20 (7.66%) ASP.NET MVC
12 19 (7.28%) Backbone.js
13 18 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
14 16 (6.13%) JSON
15 15 (5.75%) Entity Framework
15 15 (5.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 15 (5.75%) WCF
16 14 (5.36%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.90%) Computer Science
2 15 (5.75%) N-Tier
3 9 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (2.68%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.92%) Cybercrime
6 3 (1.15%) iPad
6 3 (1.15%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.77%) RIA
8 1 (0.38%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 27 (10.34%) Linux
2 23 (8.81%) Windows
3 17 (6.51%) Android
4 16 (6.13%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.68%) Unix
6 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (83.91%) Agile Software Development
2 175 (67.05%) TDD
3 65 (24.90%) Continuous Integration
4 51 (19.54%) Scrum
5 45 (17.24%) Test Automation
6 39 (14.94%) SOA
7 36 (13.79%) MVC
8 35 (13.41%) User Stories
9 33 (12.64%) ATDD
9 33 (12.64%) Automated Testing
9 33 (12.64%) SDLC
10 31 (11.88%) Software Testing
11 29 (11.11%) Performance Testing
12 28 (10.73%) DevOps
12 28 (10.73%) Test Scripting
13 27 (10.34%) Software Engineering
13 27 (10.34%) System Integration Testing
13 27 (10.34%) Test Management
13 27 (10.34%) Test Planning
14 21 (8.05%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 93 (35.63%) C#
2 89 (34.10%) Java
3 62 (23.75%) SQL
4 49 (18.77%) JavaScript
5 18 (6.90%) Ruby
6 16 (6.13%) PHP
7 15 (5.75%) PowerShell
8 11 (4.21%) T-SQL
9 6 (2.30%) Python
10 5 (1.92%) VB.NET
11 4 (1.53%) Scala
12 3 (1.15%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.77%) C++
13 2 (0.77%) ES6
13 2 (0.77%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.38%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.38%) Go
14 1 (0.38%) Groovy
14 1 (0.38%) XPath
14 1 (0.38%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 40 (15.33%) ISEB
2 38 (14.56%) ISTQB
3 35 (13.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 23 (8.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (15.33%) QA
2 4 (1.53%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (1.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (4.60%) Puppet
2 2 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.38%) Mesos
Vendors
1 72 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 9 (3.45%) Oracle
3 7 (2.68%) Progress
4 4 (1.53%) Facebook
5 3 (1.15%) Sony
5 3 (1.15%) Splunk
5 3 (1.15%) Twitter
6 2 (0.77%) Google
6 2 (0.77%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.38%) Red Hat
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