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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 32 69 118
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +49
Permanent jobs citing BDD 158 131 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 6.02% 3.98% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.73% 4.49% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 132 125 52
Median salary £48,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
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
2349 2920 2999
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 89.52% 88.81% 91.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2031 2433 2396
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 19 January 2017.

BDD Salary Histogram in Leeds

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 January 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.

1 222 (89.52%) Agile Software Development
2 215 (86.69%) TDD
3 109 (43.95%) C#
4 94 (37.90%) Scrum
5 82 (33.06%) .NET
6 79 (31.85%) Selenium
7 78 (31.45%) Java
8 60 (24.19%) Finance
9 58 (23.39%) MVC
9 58 (23.39%) Cucumber
10 57 (22.98%) JavaScript
11 56 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
12 54 (21.77%) OO
13 52 (20.97%) Test Automation
14 50 (20.16%) ASP.NET
15 48 (19.35%) ISEB
16 46 (18.55%) ASP.NET MVC
17 45 (18.15%) SQL
18 42 (16.94%) Automated Testing
19 41 (16.53%) Software Engineering
20 40 (16.13%) System Integration Testing
21 39 (15.73%) SDLC
22 38 (15.32%) Automation Testing
23 36 (14.52%) Test Scripting
24 35 (14.11%) Kanban
24 35 (14.11%) HTML
24 35 (14.11%) SQL Server
25 34 (13.71%) ISTQB
26 33 (13.31%) Performance Testing
27 32 (12.90%) Jenkins

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 (2.42%) NServiceBus
2 5 (2.02%) Umbraco
3 3 (1.21%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.81%) Apache
4 2 (0.81%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.81%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.40%) CMS
5 1 (0.40%) Confluence
5 1 (0.40%) Drupal
5 1 (0.40%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (4.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.81%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.61%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.63%) GitHub
3 8 (3.23%) G Suite
3 8 (3.23%) Office 365
3 8 (3.23%) Slack
4 6 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.81%) IaaS
5 2 (0.81%) SaaS
5 2 (0.81%) Sumo Logic
6 1 (0.40%) Donky
6 1 (0.40%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.23%) HTTP
2 4 (1.61%) Internet
3 2 (0.81%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (14.11%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.65%) MySQL
2 14 (5.65%) NoSQL
3 10 (4.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (2.82%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (2.02%) CouchDB
5 5 (2.02%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (1.21%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.81%) Big Data
7 2 (0.81%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.81%) HBase
7 2 (0.81%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.81%) Redis
7 2 (0.81%) Riak
8 1 (0.40%) RavenDB
8 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 79 (31.85%) Selenium
2 58 (23.39%) Cucumber
3 32 (12.90%) Jenkins
4 27 (10.89%) WebDriver
5 23 (9.27%) Git (software)
5 23 (9.27%) SoapUI
6 16 (6.45%) SpecFlow
7 14 (5.65%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (4.84%) JMeter
8 12 (4.84%) JUnit
9 11 (4.44%) JIRA
9 11 (4.44%) TeamCity
10 10 (4.03%) Appium
10 10 (4.03%) FitNesse
11 9 (3.63%) Maven
11 9 (3.63%) Visual Studio
12 8 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 8 (3.23%) Buildbot
12 8 (3.23%) Ranorex
13 7 (2.82%) Gradle
General
1 60 (24.19%) Finance
2 19 (7.66%) Advertising
3 15 (6.05%) Retail
4 8 (3.23%) Banking
5 3 (1.21%) Games
6 2 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.81%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.40%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 82 (33.06%) Developer
2 43 (17.34%) .NET Developer
3 42 (16.94%) Analyst
4 41 (16.53%) Test Engineer
5 39 (15.73%) Test Analyst
6 35 (14.11%) C# Developer
7 31 (12.50%) Software Engineer
8 30 (12.10%) Tester
9 29 (11.69%) C# .NET Developer
10 28 (11.29%) Automation Tester
11 26 (10.48%) Test Automation Engineer
12 24 (9.68%) Senior Developer
13 19 (7.66%) Automation Test Analyst
13 19 (7.66%) Software Developer
14 17 (6.85%) C# Software Engineer
15 16 (6.45%) .NET Software Developer
15 16 (6.45%) C# Software Developer
16 14 (5.65%) Development Engineer
16 14 (5.65%) Software Development Engineer
16 14 (5.65%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (33.06%) .NET
2 50 (20.16%) ASP.NET
3 46 (18.55%) ASP.NET MVC
4 35 (14.11%) HTML
5 29 (11.69%) ASP.NET Web API
5 29 (11.69%) CSS
6 26 (10.48%) .NET Framework
7 25 (10.08%) WPF
8 24 (9.68%) AngularJS
9 22 (8.87%) Entity Framework
10 18 (7.26%) XML
11 17 (6.85%) Node.js
12 14 (5.65%) Web Services
13 13 (5.24%) Gherkin
13 13 (5.24%) RESTful
14 11 (4.44%) SOAP
14 11 (4.44%) Spring
15 9 (3.63%) React
16 8 (3.23%) JSON
17 7 (2.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (5.24%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.42%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.61%) Virtual Team
5 3 (1.21%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (0.81%) iPad
6 2 (0.81%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.81%) NHS
6 2 (0.81%) Replication
7 1 (0.40%) Blog
7 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.40%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.40%) Fintech
7 1 (0.40%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.40%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.40%) RIA
7 1 (0.40%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.40%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.63%) Linux
2 6 (2.42%) Windows
3 4 (1.61%) VMS
4 3 (1.21%) Android
4 3 (1.21%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.21%) Unix
5 2 (0.81%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (89.52%) Agile Software Development
2 215 (86.69%) TDD
3 94 (37.90%) Scrum
4 58 (23.39%) MVC
5 56 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
6 54 (21.77%) OO
7 52 (20.97%) Test Automation
8 42 (16.94%) Automated Testing
9 41 (16.53%) Software Engineering
10 40 (16.13%) System Integration Testing
11 39 (15.73%) SDLC
12 38 (15.32%) Automation Testing
13 36 (14.52%) Test Scripting
14 35 (14.11%) Kanban
15 33 (13.31%) Performance Testing
16 27 (10.89%) Integration Testing
17 23 (9.27%) Configuration Management
18 21 (8.47%) Coaching
18 21 (8.47%) Mentoring
19 20 (8.06%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 109 (43.95%) C#
2 78 (31.45%) Java
3 57 (22.98%) JavaScript
4 45 (18.15%) SQL
5 31 (12.50%) Ruby
6 29 (11.69%) Python
7 19 (7.66%) PHP
8 18 (7.26%) Scala
9 11 (4.44%) C
10 10 (4.03%) C++
11 8 (3.23%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.61%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.61%) VB
12 4 (1.61%) VB6
13 3 (1.21%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.81%) Clojure
14 2 (0.81%) ES6
14 2 (0.81%) F#
14 2 (0.81%) Groovy
14 2 (0.81%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 48 (19.35%) ISEB
2 34 (13.71%) ISTQB
3 19 (7.66%) Degree
4 11 (4.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (12.50%) QA
2 9 (3.63%) SDET
System Software
1 6 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.81%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (0.81%) Docker
2 2 (0.81%) HDFS
2 2 (0.81%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (3.23%) Puppet
2 6 (2.42%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.21%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.81%) Ansible
4 2 (0.81%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.81%) Nagios
4 2 (0.81%) Salt
4 2 (0.81%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.40%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 24 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.03%) Google
3 7 (2.82%) Oracle
4 6 (2.42%) HP
4 6 (2.42%) VMware
5 4 (1.61%) Cisco
5 4 (1.61%) EMC
5 4 (1.61%) F5
5 4 (1.61%) NetApp
6 3 (1.21%) Splunk
7 2 (0.81%) New Relic
7 2 (0.81%) Rackspace
7 2 (0.81%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.40%) Apple
8 1 (0.40%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (0.40%) TOWER Software
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