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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 36 53 99
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +46
Permanent jobs citing BDD 166 157 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 6.36% 4.67% 2.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.06% 5.27% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 138 147 82
Median salary £47,500 £41,500 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.45% +9.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
2350 2979 3204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 89.97% 88.63% 90.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2032 2463 2577
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £63,000
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 21 February 2017.

BDD Salary Histogram in Leeds

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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.

1 251 (89.32%) Agile Software Development
2 243 (86.48%) TDD
3 125 (44.48%) C#
4 101 (35.94%) Scrum
5 96 (34.16%) Java
6 89 (31.67%) .NET
6 89 (31.67%) Selenium
7 67 (23.84%) Cucumber
8 65 (23.13%) Test Automation
9 64 (22.78%) MVC
10 62 (22.06%) Finance
11 61 (21.71%) JavaScript
12 59 (21.00%) Automated Testing
13 58 (20.64%) ISEB
14 56 (19.93%) OO
15 54 (19.22%) ASP.NET
15 54 (19.22%) Continuous Integration
16 51 (18.15%) System Integration Testing
17 50 (17.79%) SDLC
17 50 (17.79%) ASP.NET MVC
18 48 (17.08%) SQL
19 47 (16.73%) Test Scripting
20 44 (15.66%) Software Engineering
20 44 (15.66%) Jenkins
21 42 (14.95%) ISTQB
22 39 (13.88%) HTML
23 38 (13.52%) Performance Testing
23 38 (13.52%) Automation Testing
24 37 (13.17%) ASP.NET Web API
24 37 (13.17%) SQL Server

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 6 (2.14%) NServiceBus
2 4 (1.42%) Umbraco
3 3 (1.07%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.71%) Apache
4 2 (0.71%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.71%) Confluence
4 2 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.71%) IIS
4 2 (0.71%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (4.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.71%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.42%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.41%) GitHub
2 10 (3.56%) G Suite
2 10 (3.56%) Office 365
2 10 (3.56%) Slack
3 7 (2.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.71%) IaaS
5 2 (0.71%) Loggly
5 2 (0.71%) SaaS
5 2 (0.71%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.85%) HTTP
2 4 (1.42%) Internet
3 2 (0.71%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (13.17%) SQL Server
2 21 (7.47%) NoSQL
3 14 (4.98%) MySQL
4 13 (4.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (3.56%) CouchDB
6 7 (2.49%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (2.49%) Redis
6 7 (2.49%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (1.07%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.07%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.71%) Big Data
8 2 (0.71%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.71%) HBase
8 2 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.71%) Riak
9 1 (0.36%) RavenDB
9 1 (0.36%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 89 (31.67%) Selenium
2 67 (23.84%) Cucumber
3 44 (15.66%) Jenkins
4 33 (11.74%) Git (software)
5 31 (11.03%) WebDriver
6 28 (9.96%) SoapUI
7 22 (7.83%) SpecFlow
8 17 (6.05%) JMeter
9 16 (5.69%) Team Foundation Server
10 14 (4.98%) FitNesse
11 12 (4.27%) JIRA
11 12 (4.27%) Visual Studio
12 11 (3.91%) JUnit
12 11 (3.91%) Maven
13 10 (3.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 10 (3.56%) TeamCity
14 9 (3.20%) Appium
14 9 (3.20%) Buildbot
14 9 (3.20%) LoadRunner
14 9 (3.20%) Ranorex
General
1 62 (22.06%) Finance
2 22 (7.83%) Retail
3 19 (6.76%) Advertising
4 11 (3.91%) Banking
5 8 (2.85%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.07%) Games
7 2 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.36%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 97 (34.52%) Developer
2 48 (17.08%) .NET Developer
3 47 (16.73%) Test Engineer
4 44 (15.66%) Analyst
5 42 (14.95%) C# Developer
6 40 (14.23%) Test Analyst
6 40 (14.23%) Tester
7 38 (13.52%) Automation Tester
8 34 (12.10%) C# .NET Developer
9 30 (10.68%) Test Automation Engineer
10 25 (8.90%) Senior Developer
10 25 (8.90%) Software Engineer
11 18 (6.41%) Software Developer
12 17 (6.05%) Java Developer
13 16 (5.69%) Automation Test Analyst
14 14 (4.98%) .NET Software Developer
14 14 (4.98%) C# Software Developer
14 14 (4.98%) Development Engineer
14 14 (4.98%) Software Development Engineer
14 14 (4.98%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (31.67%) .NET
2 54 (19.22%) ASP.NET
3 50 (17.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 39 (13.88%) HTML
5 37 (13.17%) ASP.NET Web API
6 35 (12.46%) .NET Framework
7 30 (10.68%) CSS
7 30 (10.68%) Entity Framework
8 27 (9.61%) AngularJS
9 24 (8.54%) XML
10 22 (7.83%) WPF
11 21 (7.47%) Gherkin
11 21 (7.47%) Node.js
12 18 (6.41%) Web Services
13 15 (5.34%) RESTful
14 14 (4.98%) Spring
15 13 (4.63%) SOAP
16 10 (3.56%) WCF
17 9 (3.20%) JSON
18 8 (2.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.96%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (4.98%) Computer Science
3 4 (1.42%) Virtual Team
4 3 (1.07%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.07%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.07%) User Experience
5 2 (0.71%) iPad
5 2 (0.71%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (0.71%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.71%) NHS
5 2 (0.71%) Replication
6 1 (0.36%) Blog
6 1 (0.36%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.36%) Fintech
6 1 (0.36%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.49%) Apple iOS
2 5 (1.78%) Linux
3 3 (1.07%) Android
4 2 (0.71%) CoreOS
4 2 (0.71%) Unix
4 2 (0.71%) Windows
5 1 (0.36%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (89.32%) Agile Software Development
2 243 (86.48%) TDD
3 101 (35.94%) Scrum
4 65 (23.13%) Test Automation
5 64 (22.78%) MVC
6 59 (21.00%) Automated Testing
7 56 (19.93%) OO
8 54 (19.22%) Continuous Integration
9 51 (18.15%) System Integration Testing
10 50 (17.79%) SDLC
11 47 (16.73%) Test Scripting
12 44 (15.66%) Software Engineering
13 38 (13.52%) Automation Testing
13 38 (13.52%) Performance Testing
14 36 (12.81%) Kanban
15 31 (11.03%) Configuration Management
15 31 (11.03%) Integration Testing
16 26 (9.25%) Mentoring
17 24 (8.54%) Software Testing
18 23 (8.19%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 125 (44.48%) C#
2 96 (34.16%) Java
3 61 (21.71%) JavaScript
4 48 (17.08%) SQL
5 37 (13.17%) Python
6 31 (11.03%) Ruby
7 21 (7.47%) PHP
8 18 (6.41%) Scala
9 12 (4.27%) C
9 12 (4.27%) T-SQL
10 11 (3.91%) C++
11 5 (1.78%) Apple Swift
11 5 (1.78%) Objective-C
12 4 (1.42%) VB
12 4 (1.42%) VB6
13 3 (1.07%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.71%) F#
14 2 (0.71%) Groovy
14 2 (0.71%) Haskell
14 2 (0.71%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 58 (20.64%) ISEB
2 42 (14.95%) ISTQB
3 23 (8.19%) Degree
4 13 (4.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (11.39%) QA
2 10 (3.56%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (0.71%) Docker
2 2 (0.71%) HDFS
2 2 (0.71%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (1.78%) Puppet
2 3 (1.07%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.71%) Ansible
3 2 (0.71%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.71%) Nagios
3 2 (0.71%) Salt
3 2 (0.71%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 24 (8.54%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.27%) Google
3 9 (3.20%) HP
4 6 (2.14%) Oracle
5 3 (1.07%) Splunk
5 3 (1.07%) VMware
6 2 (0.71%) New Relic
6 2 (0.71%) Rackspace
6 2 (0.71%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.36%) Apple
7 1 (0.36%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (0.36%) Cisco
7 1 (0.36%) EMC
7 1 (0.36%) F5
7 1 (0.36%) NetApp
7 1 (0.36%) TOWER Software
7 1 (0.36%) Zend
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Posted: 6 hours ago
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