The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 51 - 52
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BDD 15 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.06% - 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.14% - 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 7
Average salary £37,500 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
BDD
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
362 399 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 73.88% 78.70% 77.40%
Number of salaries quoted 282 354 324
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,636 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

BDD
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

BDD Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 21 (100.00%) TDD
2 20 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (85.71%) Ruby
4 16 (76.19%) Git (software)
4 16 (76.19%) .NET
5 15 (71.43%) SQL Server
5 15 (71.43%) ASP.NET
5 15 (71.43%) C#
5 15 (71.43%) MVC
5 15 (71.43%) .NET Framework
5 15 (71.43%) WCF
5 15 (71.43%) RESTful
5 15 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (71.43%) NoSQL
5 15 (71.43%) Entity Framework
5 15 (71.43%) Web Application Development
5 15 (71.43%) ASP.NET Web API
6 14 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (66.67%) Node.js
7 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
8 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
8 4 (19.05%) Python
8 4 (19.05%) Cucumber
9 3 (14.29%) Scrum
9 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
9 3 (14.29%) Web Services
9 3 (14.29%) Windows
9 3 (14.29%) Linux
9 3 (14.29%) QA
9 3 (14.29%) Performance Testing

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 14 (66.67%) Node.js
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 15 (71.43%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (76.19%) Git (software)
2 4 (19.05%) Cucumber
3 2 (9.52%) Selenium
4 1 (4.76%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (4.76%) SpecFlow
4 1 (4.76%) Sahi
4 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.76%) WATIR
4 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Developer
2 14 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Test Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Tester
5 3 (14.29%) QA Test Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) QA Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Agile Test Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) QA Tester
7 1 (4.76%) Python Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) .NET
2 15 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 15 (71.43%) .NET Framework
2 15 (71.43%) WCF
2 15 (71.43%) RESTful
2 15 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
2 15 (71.43%) Entity Framework
2 15 (71.43%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (4.76%) HTML
4 1 (4.76%) SOAP
4 1 (4.76%) XML
4 1 (4.76%) HTML5
4 1 (4.76%) REST
4 1 (4.76%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 14 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (9.52%) Open Source
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) TDD
2 20 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (71.43%) MVC
3 15 (71.43%) Web Application Development
4 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
5 3 (14.29%) Scrum
5 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Performance Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Manual Testing
6 2 (9.52%) System Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Image Processing
7 1 (4.76%) Software Delivery
7 1 (4.76%) Analytics
7 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.76%) Product Management
7 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.76%) Web Development
7 1 (4.76%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) Ruby
2 15 (71.43%) C#
3 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) Python
4 2 (9.52%) SQL
5 1 (4.76%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) RedDot
1 1 (4.76%) Sitecore
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