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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
England / North East
Rank 29 57 54
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -3
Permanent jobs citing BDD 45 17 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 7.12% 2.78% 3.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.18% 3.12% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 45 16 27
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
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 North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
550 545 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 87.03% 89.05% 88.57%
Number of salaries quoted 493 469 557
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +1.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,158
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £61,215 £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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 +32 40 £40,000 +6.66% 8
Durham +5 5 £55,000 +57.14%
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 North East region with a requirement for BDD.

1 64 (98.46%) TDD
2 60 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (55.38%) Enterprise Software
4 35 (53.85%) .NET
5 31 (47.69%) MVC
6 29 (44.62%) SQL Server
6 29 (44.62%) ASP.NET
6 29 (44.62%) C#
6 29 (44.62%) Ruby
6 29 (44.62%) .NET Framework
6 29 (44.62%) WCF
6 29 (44.62%) RESTful
6 29 (44.62%) Web Application Development
6 29 (44.62%) ASP.NET MVC
6 29 (44.62%) Entity Framework
6 29 (44.62%) ASP.NET Web API
6 29 (44.62%) SQL Server 2014
7 28 (43.08%) Java
8 26 (40.00%) Git (software)
9 25 (38.46%) Node.js
10 20 (30.77%) NoSQL
10 20 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 20 (30.77%) Code First Entity Framework
11 18 (27.69%) Clojure
11 18 (27.69%) Scala
12 16 (24.62%) Scrum
12 16 (24.62%) NHS
13 15 (23.08%) AngularJS
14 14 (21.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 14 (21.54%) KnockoutJS

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 9 (13.85%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (4.62%) SAS
3 1 (1.54%) Apache
3 1 (1.54%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.54%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (44.62%) SQL Server
1 29 (44.62%) SQL Server 2014
2 20 (30.77%) NoSQL
3 9 (13.85%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 26 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (13.85%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.54%) PHPUnit
3 1 (1.54%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (21.54%) Games
2 9 (13.85%) Finance
2 9 (13.85%) Manufacturing
2 9 (13.85%) Retail
3 5 (7.69%) Advertising
4 4 (6.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (78.46%) Developer
2 35 (53.85%) .NET Developer
3 18 (27.69%) Java Developer
4 16 (24.62%) Scala Developer
5 15 (23.08%) Java Scala Developer
6 12 (18.46%) Agile Developer
7 11 (16.92%) ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (16.92%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 11 (16.92%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (16.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (16.92%) C# Developer
8 10 (15.38%) Agile Java Developer
9 9 (13.85%) Graduate
9 9 (13.85%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 9 (13.85%) Graduate Developer
9 9 (13.85%) Junior
9 9 (13.85%) Junior .NET Developer
9 9 (13.85%) Junior Developer
10 6 (9.23%) Architect
10 6 (9.23%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (53.85%) .NET
2 29 (44.62%) .NET Framework
2 29 (44.62%) ASP.NET
2 29 (44.62%) ASP.NET MVC
2 29 (44.62%) ASP.NET Web API
2 29 (44.62%) Entity Framework
2 29 (44.62%) RESTful
2 29 (44.62%) WCF
3 25 (38.46%) Node.js
4 20 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 20 (30.77%) Code First Entity Framework
5 15 (23.08%) AngularJS
6 14 (21.54%) KnockoutJS
6 14 (21.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (13.85%) MSMQ
7 9 (13.85%) WPF
8 3 (4.62%) CSS
8 3 (4.62%) HTML
9 1 (1.54%) JSP
9 1 (1.54%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 36 (55.38%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (24.62%) NHS
3 9 (13.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.08%) Linux
2 1 (1.54%) CentOS
2 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.54%) Unix
2 1 (1.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (98.46%) TDD
2 60 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (47.69%) MVC
4 29 (44.62%) Web Application Development
5 16 (24.62%) Scrum
6 13 (20.00%) Web Development
7 9 (13.85%) Dependency Injection
7 9 (13.85%) Kanban
7 9 (13.85%) Multithreading
8 5 (7.69%) Front End Development
8 5 (7.69%) Software Engineering
9 4 (6.15%) Extreme Programming
9 4 (6.15%) Functional Programming
10 3 (4.62%) Agile Testing
11 1 (1.54%) Automation Testing
11 1 (1.54%) DevOps
11 1 (1.54%) OO
11 1 (1.54%) OO PHP
11 1 (1.54%) OOA/OOD
11 1 (1.54%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 29 (44.62%) C#
1 29 (44.62%) Ruby
2 28 (43.08%) Java
3 18 (27.69%) Clojure
3 18 (27.69%) Scala
4 9 (13.85%) F#
5 6 (9.23%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.69%) Perl
6 5 (7.69%) PHP
7 4 (6.15%) SQL
8 1 (1.54%) Go
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.31%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (13.85%) Kibana
Vendors
1 10 (15.38%) Google
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Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle, Manchester, Blackpool
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Salary: Up to £75,649 plus benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 23 days ago