The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 51 65 61
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Permanent jobs citing BDD 22 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.11% 2.42% 2.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.77% 2.70% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 22 18 20
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
BDD
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
584 666 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 82.49% 89.40% 86.51%
Number of salaries quoted 462 588 570
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £27,700 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

BDD
Salary Trend in the North East

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

BDD Salary Trend in the North East

BDD
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the North East region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in the North East

BDD
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the North East region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +9 22 £40,000 +6.66% 7
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 North East region with a requirement for BDD.

1 54 (96.43%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (91.07%) TDD
3 37 (66.07%) .NET
4 35 (62.50%) MVC
5 34 (60.71%) Git (software)
6 33 (58.93%) RESTful
6 33 (58.93%) SQL Server
6 33 (58.93%) ASP.NET
6 33 (58.93%) C#
6 33 (58.93%) ASP.NET MVC
6 33 (58.93%) ASP.NET Web API
7 32 (57.14%) Web Application Development
7 32 (57.14%) SQL Server 2014
7 32 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 32 (57.14%) Ruby
8 29 (51.79%) .NET Framework
8 29 (51.79%) WCF
8 29 (51.79%) Entity Framework
8 29 (51.79%) Node.js
9 28 (50.00%) NoSQL
9 28 (50.00%) Code First Entity Framework
10 19 (33.93%) Games
11 18 (32.14%) Java
11 18 (32.14%) Enterprise Software
12 17 (30.36%) AngularJS
12 17 (30.36%) JavaScript
12 17 (30.36%) Scrum
13 16 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
13 16 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 12 (21.43%) Marketing

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 (5.36%) SAS
2 1 (1.79%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (58.93%) SQL Server
2 32 (57.14%) SQL Server 2014
3 28 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 34 (60.71%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.14%) Appium
2 4 (7.14%) Cucumber
2 4 (7.14%) Selenium
3 1 (1.79%) JIRA
3 1 (1.79%) PHPUnit
3 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (33.93%) Games
2 12 (21.43%) Marketing
3 11 (19.64%) Finance
3 11 (19.64%) Manufacturing
3 11 (19.64%) Retail
4 7 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 52 (92.86%) Developer
2 37 (66.07%) .NET Developer
3 13 (23.21%) Java Developer
4 11 (19.64%) Agile Developer
4 11 (19.64%) Agile Java Developer
4 11 (19.64%) Scala Developer
5 10 (17.86%) Java Scala Developer
6 9 (16.07%) .NET Software Developer
7 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 5 (8.93%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (8.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (8.93%) C# Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Developer in Test
8 4 (7.14%) QA Automation Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) QA Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) QA Test Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Test Automation Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (66.07%) .NET
2 33 (58.93%) ASP.NET
2 33 (58.93%) ASP.NET MVC
2 33 (58.93%) ASP.NET Web API
2 33 (58.93%) RESTful
3 32 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 29 (51.79%) .NET Framework
4 29 (51.79%) Entity Framework
4 29 (51.79%) Node.js
4 29 (51.79%) WCF
5 28 (50.00%) Code First Entity Framework
6 17 (30.36%) AngularJS
7 16 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
7 16 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (5.36%) CSS
8 3 (5.36%) HTML
9 1 (1.79%) Java EE
9 1 (1.79%) JSP
9 1 (1.79%) SOAP
9 1 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (32.14%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.14%) Mobile Games
2 4 (7.14%) Online Games
3 2 (3.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.14%) Android
1 4 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.79%) Linux
2 1 (1.79%) Unix
2 1 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (96.43%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (91.07%) TDD
3 35 (62.50%) MVC
4 32 (57.14%) Web Application Development
5 17 (30.36%) Scrum
6 4 (7.14%) Coaching
6 4 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (7.14%) Functional Testing
6 4 (7.14%) High Availability
6 4 (7.14%) Manual Testing
6 4 (7.14%) Mobile First
6 4 (7.14%) OOP
6 4 (7.14%) Refactoring
6 4 (7.14%) Test Automation
7 3 (5.36%) Agile Testing
8 2 (3.57%) Front End Development
9 1 (1.79%) OO PHP
9 1 (1.79%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 33 (58.93%) C#
2 32 (57.14%) Ruby
3 18 (32.14%) Java
4 17 (30.36%) JavaScript
5 9 (16.07%) Clojure
5 9 (16.07%) Scala
6 8 (14.29%) SQL
7 2 (3.57%) PHP
8 1 (1.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) ISEB
1 4 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (7.14%) Facebook
1 4 (7.14%) Sun
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
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