The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 93 111 151
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +40
Permanent jobs citing BDD 92 39 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.51% 1.51% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.96% 1.81% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 88 37 5
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3107 2160 2039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 84.66% 83.66% 80.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2415 1613 1683
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,300 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
BDD
West Yorkshire

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 30 July 2014.

BDD Salary Histogram in Leeds

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

1 163 (89.56%) TDD
2 104 (57.14%) Scrum
3 89 (48.90%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (40.66%) Java
5 73 (40.11%) SQL
5 73 (40.11%) Selenium
6 67 (36.81%) C#
7 51 (28.02%) .NET
8 50 (27.47%) JUnit
8 50 (27.47%) Cucumber
9 48 (26.37%) Web Services
10 46 (25.27%) Unit Testing
10 46 (25.27%) Continuous Integration
11 41 (22.53%) MySQL
12 38 (20.88%) T-SQL
12 38 (20.88%) SQL Server
12 38 (20.88%) Hibernate
13 37 (20.33%) Spring
14 36 (19.78%) Maven
14 36 (19.78%) Microsoft
15 35 (19.23%) DSDM
15 35 (19.23%) JBehave
16 34 (18.68%) Windows
16 34 (18.68%) Oracle
17 33 (18.13%) RUP
17 33 (18.13%) JSON
18 32 (17.58%) Spring MVC
19 31 (17.03%) JBoss
19 31 (17.03%) ISEB
19 31 (17.03%) REST

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 29 (15.93%) IIS
2 28 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 15 (8.24%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.75%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (2.20%) Drupal
6 1 (0.55%) WordPress
6 1 (0.55%) nginx
6 1 (0.55%) Node.js
6 1 (0.55%) CMS
6 1 (0.55%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.55%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.20%) Internet
2 3 (1.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (22.53%) MySQL
2 38 (20.88%) SQL Server
3 30 (16.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 29 (15.93%) SQL Server 2005
5 28 (15.38%) Big Data
6 8 (4.40%) Relational Database
7 7 (3.85%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.65%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.55%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 73 (40.11%) Selenium
2 50 (27.47%) JUnit
2 50 (27.47%) Cucumber
3 36 (19.78%) Maven
4 35 (19.23%) JBehave
5 25 (13.74%) JMeter
6 18 (9.89%) SoapUI
7 12 (6.59%) WebDriver
8 8 (4.40%) Behat
9 7 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (3.30%) PhpStorm
11 5 (2.75%) Git (software)
12 2 (1.10%) Eclipse
12 2 (1.10%) QuickTest Pro
12 2 (1.10%) SpecFlow
12 2 (1.10%) FitNesse
13 1 (0.55%) WATIR
13 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 1 (0.55%) Jasmine
13 1 (0.55%) MSTest
General
1 20 (10.99%) Telecoms
2 13 (7.14%) Finance
3 3 (1.65%) Marketing
4 1 (0.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 84 (46.15%) Developer
2 33 (18.13%) Analyst
3 32 (17.58%) Software Developer
4 31 (17.03%) Java Developer
5 27 (14.84%) Business Analyst
6 20 (10.99%) Agile Business Analyst
7 19 (10.44%) Senior Developer
8 18 (9.89%) Tester
9 16 (8.79%) Test Manager
10 11 (6.04%) Team Leader
11 10 (5.49%) PHP Developer
11 10 (5.49%) Senior Analyst
11 10 (5.49%) Automation Tester
12 9 (4.95%) Selenium Tester
12 9 (4.95%) Senior Java Developer
13 8 (4.40%) .NET Developer
14 7 (3.85%) QA Test Manager
14 7 (3.85%) Senior Business Analyst
14 7 (3.85%) Lead Developer
14 7 (3.85%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (28.02%) .NET
2 48 (26.37%) Web Services
3 38 (20.88%) Hibernate
4 37 (20.33%) Spring
5 33 (18.13%) JSON
6 32 (17.58%) Spring MVC
7 31 (17.03%) REST
7 31 (17.03%) RESTful
8 30 (16.48%) AngularJS
8 30 (16.48%) XML
9 29 (15.93%) SOAP
10 28 (15.38%) Apache Wicket
11 27 (14.84%) JPA
12 26 (14.29%) Apache Camel
12 26 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
12 26 (14.29%) JDBC
13 24 (13.19%) JMS
14 19 (10.44%) HTML
14 19 (10.44%) J2EE
15 18 (9.89%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.95%) NHS
2 8 (4.40%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.20%) DTV
3 4 (2.20%) Social Media
3 4 (2.20%) Mathematics
4 3 (1.65%) Economics
5 1 (0.55%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.55%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 34 (18.68%) Windows
2 27 (14.84%) Linux
3 22 (12.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (89.56%) TDD
2 104 (57.14%) Scrum
3 89 (48.90%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (25.27%) Unit Testing
4 46 (25.27%) Continuous Integration
5 35 (19.23%) DSDM
6 33 (18.13%) RUP
7 30 (16.48%) Low Latency
7 30 (16.48%) Enterprise Architecture
8 29 (15.93%) Business Intelligence
8 29 (15.93%) MVC
9 27 (14.84%) Information Management
10 26 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
11 21 (11.54%) Web Development
12 20 (10.99%) Complex Event Processing
13 19 (10.44%) Test Automation
13 19 (10.44%) Test Strategy
14 16 (8.79%) UML
14 16 (8.79%) OOP
15 15 (8.24%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 74 (40.66%) Java
2 73 (40.11%) SQL
3 67 (36.81%) C#
4 38 (20.88%) T-SQL
5 27 (14.84%) JavaScript
6 21 (11.54%) PHP
7 9 (4.95%) Ruby
8 7 (3.85%) PHP5
8 7 (3.85%) C++
9 4 (2.20%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.65%) C
11 2 (1.10%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.55%) F#
12 1 (0.55%) Scala
12 1 (0.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 31 (17.03%) ISEB
2 17 (9.34%) ISTQB
3 8 (4.40%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (13.74%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.55%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 36 (19.78%) Microsoft
2 34 (18.68%) Oracle
3 31 (17.03%) JBoss
4 6 (3.30%) Zend
5 3 (1.65%) Google
6 2 (1.10%) HP
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