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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 52 51 47
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing BDD 10 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.70% 1.71% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.11% 2.01% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 2
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
322 349 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 87.03% 85.33% 80.81%
Number of salaries quoted 293 302 200
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,780 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £61,215
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 8 February 2016, 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 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (100.00%) TDD
1 20 (100.00%) Node.js
2 19 (95.00%) RESTful
2 19 (95.00%) Ruby
3 16 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 16 (80.00%) C#
3 16 (80.00%) .NET
3 16 (80.00%) WCF
4 15 (75.00%) Git (software)
4 15 (75.00%) Web Application Development
4 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (75.00%) NoSQL
4 15 (75.00%) Entity Framework
4 15 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 15 (75.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 15 (75.00%) MVC
4 15 (75.00%) .NET Framework
5 5 (25.00%) Spring
5 5 (25.00%) Java
5 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (25.00%) REST
5 5 (25.00%) Scala
5 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (20.00%) Open Source
6 4 (20.00%) CSS3
6 4 (20.00%) HTML5

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 20 (100.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (75.00%) NoSQL
1 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 15 (75.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 15 (75.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
2 15 (75.00%) .NET Developer
2 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 15 (75.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 15 (75.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 15 (75.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Java Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (95.00%) RESTful
2 16 (80.00%) .NET
2 16 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 16 (80.00%) WCF
3 15 (75.00%) .NET Framework
3 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 15 (75.00%) Entity Framework
4 5 (25.00%) REST
4 5 (25.00%) Spring
5 4 (20.00%) CSS
5 4 (20.00%) CSS3
5 4 (20.00%) HTML
5 4 (20.00%) HTML5
5 4 (20.00%) Web Services
6 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.00%) LINQ
6 1 (5.00%) React
6 1 (5.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (100.00%) TDD
2 15 (75.00%) MVC
2 15 (75.00%) Web Application Development
3 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (20.00%) Extreme Programming
4 4 (20.00%) Open Source
4 4 (20.00%) Pair Programming
4 4 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps
5 1 (5.00%) Kanban
5 1 (5.00%) OO
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Scrum
5 1 (5.00%) SOA
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) Ruby
2 16 (80.00%) C#
3 5 (25.00%) Java
3 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (25.00%) Scala
4 1 (5.00%) C
4 1 (5.00%) C++
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