The first table below looks at the demand for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North East region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 69 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 4 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.49% 1.52% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 1.83% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 0
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
592 547 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 71.84% 82.88% 69.44%
Number of salaries quoted 430 463 462
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
BDD
England

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the North East region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Durham +5 4 £37,500 +66.66%
BDD
England

BDD
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 12 (100.00%) TDD
1 12 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (91.67%) Web Application Development
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 11 (91.67%) RESTful
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (91.67%) Dependency Injection
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 11 (91.67%) MVC
2 11 (91.67%) Scrum
2 11 (91.67%) C#
2 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET
3 7 (58.33%) Internet
3 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 7 (58.33%) Kanban
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 2
4 4 (33.33%) Facebook
4 4 (33.33%) Marketing
4 4 (33.33%) Advertising
5 1 (8.33%) Pair Programming
5 1 (8.33%) Java

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (33.33%) Marketing
1 4 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (91.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Java Programmer
3 1 (8.33%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) RESTful
1 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
1 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET
2 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) TDD
1 12 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (91.67%) Web Application Development
2 11 (91.67%) Dependency Injection
2 11 (91.67%) MVC
2 11 (91.67%) Scrum
3 7 (58.33%) Kanban
4 1 (8.33%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Facebook