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 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 71 80 125
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +45
Permanent jobs citing BDD 101 111 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.69% 3.18% 1.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.08% 3.44% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 89 80 70
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
2475 3224 3279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 90.53% 92.22% 87.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2093 2552 2522
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 August 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Leeds

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 174 (83.65%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (78.37%) TDD
3 91 (43.75%) C#
4 82 (39.42%) Java
5 77 (37.02%) Continuous Integration
6 71 (34.13%) Scrum
7 69 (33.17%) .NET
8 56 (26.92%) Selenium
9 54 (25.96%) Cucumber
9 54 (25.96%) SQL Server
10 52 (25.00%) JavaScript
11 44 (21.15%) MVC
12 42 (20.19%) Finance
13 38 (18.27%) SQL
14 37 (17.79%) Jenkins
15 35 (16.83%) OO
15 35 (16.83%) Microsoft Azure
16 34 (16.35%) Software Engineering
16 34 (16.35%) Ruby
16 34 (16.35%) Web Services
17 33 (15.87%) HTML
17 33 (15.87%) Puppet
18 32 (15.38%) Git (software)
18 32 (15.38%) AngularJS
19 31 (14.90%) Microsoft
20 30 (14.42%) ASP.NET
21 29 (13.94%) ASP.NET MVC
21 29 (13.94%) Automated Testing
21 29 (13.94%) Node.js
22 28 (13.46%) DevOps

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 3 (1.44%) CMS
1 3 (1.44%) Confluence
2 2 (0.96%) Drupal
2 2 (0.96%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.48%) Apache
3 1 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.48%) NServiceBus
3 1 (0.48%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (1.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 35 (16.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (9.13%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (6.25%) PaaS
4 5 (2.40%) GitHub
5 2 (0.96%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.96%) Office 365
5 2 (0.96%) Slack
5 2 (0.96%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.25%) Internet
2 6 (2.88%) HTTP
3 5 (2.40%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.48%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (25.96%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.81%) MySQL
3 9 (4.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (3.37%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (2.40%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.40%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.44%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.48%) Big Data
8 1 (0.48%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.48%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.48%) Redis
8 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 56 (26.92%) Selenium
2 54 (25.96%) Cucumber
3 37 (17.79%) Jenkins
4 32 (15.38%) Git (software)
5 27 (12.98%) WebDriver
6 21 (10.10%) SpecFlow
7 14 (6.73%) SoapUI
7 14 (6.73%) Travis CI
8 13 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
9 12 (5.77%) JIRA
9 12 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (4.81%) Eclipse
11 9 (4.33%) FitNesse
12 8 (3.85%) Jasmine
13 7 (3.37%) HP UFT
13 7 (3.37%) JMeter
13 7 (3.37%) JUnit
13 7 (3.37%) Maven
14 6 (2.88%) Subversion
14 6 (2.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 42 (20.19%) Finance
2 12 (5.77%) Retail
3 3 (1.44%) Games
4 2 (0.96%) Advertising
4 2 (0.96%) Marketing
5 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 108 (51.92%) Developer
2 33 (15.87%) Analyst
2 33 (15.87%) Java Developer
2 33 (15.87%) Test Analyst
3 32 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 27 (12.98%) Senior Developer
5 22 (10.58%) Automation Test Analyst
6 18 (8.65%) Test Engineer
7 17 (8.17%) Software Engineer
8 15 (7.21%) Senior .NET Developer
9 14 (6.73%) Developer in Test
10 13 (6.25%) C# Software Engineer
11 10 (4.81%) .NET Software Engineer
11 10 (4.81%) Software Developer
11 10 (4.81%) Tester
12 9 (4.33%) C# Developer
12 9 (4.33%) Test Automation Engineer
13 8 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
13 8 (3.85%) Development Manager
14 7 (3.37%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (33.17%) .NET
2 34 (16.35%) Web Services
3 33 (15.87%) HTML
4 32 (15.38%) AngularJS
5 30 (14.42%) ASP.NET
6 29 (13.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 29 (13.94%) Node.js
7 28 (13.46%) CSS
8 27 (12.98%) Spring
9 22 (10.58%) Hibernate
9 22 (10.58%) React
9 22 (10.58%) WPF
10 18 (8.65%) SOAP
11 16 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
11 16 (7.69%) XML
12 14 (6.73%) WCF
13 13 (6.25%) RESTful
14 11 (5.29%) HTML5
15 10 (4.81%) JSON
16 8 (3.85%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.58%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.85%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.37%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.88%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.40%) Cybercrime
7 4 (1.92%) iPad
8 3 (1.44%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.44%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.44%) RIA
9 1 (0.48%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (12.98%) Linux
2 21 (10.10%) Windows
3 8 (3.85%) Unix
4 7 (3.37%) VMS
5 5 (2.40%) Android
6 4 (1.92%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (83.65%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (78.37%) TDD
3 77 (37.02%) Continuous Integration
4 71 (34.13%) Scrum
5 44 (21.15%) MVC
6 35 (16.83%) OO
7 34 (16.35%) Software Engineering
8 29 (13.94%) Automated Testing
9 28 (13.46%) DevOps
10 27 (12.98%) Open Source
10 27 (12.98%) SOA
11 24 (11.54%) Performance Testing
12 21 (10.10%) Pair Programming
13 18 (8.65%) Mentoring
14 17 (8.17%) Automation Testing
14 17 (8.17%) Integration Testing
14 17 (8.17%) System Integration Testing
14 17 (8.17%) Unit Testing
15 15 (7.21%) Kanban
15 15 (7.21%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 91 (43.75%) C#
2 82 (39.42%) Java
3 52 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 38 (18.27%) SQL
5 34 (16.35%) Ruby
6 24 (11.54%) PowerShell
7 14 (6.73%) PHP
8 11 (5.29%) Scala
9 9 (4.33%) T-SQL
10 8 (3.85%) Python
11 7 (3.37%) ES6
12 5 (2.40%) C++
13 4 (1.92%) C
14 2 (0.96%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.96%) Groovy
15 1 (0.48%) Apple Swift
15 1 (0.48%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.48%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.48%) XPath
15 1 (0.48%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 21 (10.10%) ISEB
2 18 (8.65%) ISTQB
3 12 (5.77%) Degree
4 7 (3.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.21%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.96%) Docker
2 2 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 33 (15.87%) Puppet
2 18 (8.65%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.96%) Nexpose
4 1 (0.48%) Marathon
4 1 (0.48%) Mesos
Vendors
1 31 (14.90%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.33%) Cisco
2 9 (4.33%) EMC
2 9 (4.33%) NetApp
2 9 (4.33%) VMware
3 8 (3.85%) Google
4 7 (3.37%) F5
5 6 (2.88%) Oracle
6 3 (1.44%) ServiceNow
6 3 (1.44%) Splunk
7 2 (0.96%) Facebook
7 2 (0.96%) HP
8 1 (0.48%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.48%) Red Hat
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