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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
England / North East
Rank 38 55 59
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +4
Permanent jobs citing BDD 34 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 5.21% 2.33% 3.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.13% 2.61% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 34 14 21
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%

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
555 537 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 84.99% 89.20% 87.39%
Number of salaries quoted 452 477 500
Median salary £36,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.12% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,500 £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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +18 30 £40,000 +6.66% 6
Durham +10 4 £55,000 +23.59% 1
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 57 (93.44%) Agile Software Development
1 57 (93.44%) TDD
2 32 (52.46%) .NET
3 31 (50.82%) Ruby
3 31 (50.82%) Git (software)
4 30 (49.18%) Enterprise Software
4 30 (49.18%) MVC
5 28 (45.90%) SQL Server
5 28 (45.90%) ASP.NET
5 28 (45.90%) Java
5 28 (45.90%) C#
5 28 (45.90%) .NET Framework
5 28 (45.90%) Web Application Development
5 28 (45.90%) ASP.NET Web API
5 28 (45.90%) SQL Server 2014
5 28 (45.90%) RESTful
5 28 (45.90%) WCF
5 28 (45.90%) ASP.NET MVC
5 28 (45.90%) Entity Framework
6 27 (44.26%) Node.js
7 23 (37.70%) NoSQL
7 23 (37.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 23 (37.70%) Code First Entity Framework
8 18 (29.51%) Games
9 17 (27.87%) Scrum
10 16 (26.23%) AngularJS
11 15 (24.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 15 (24.59%) KnockoutJS
12 13 (21.31%) Clojure
12 13 (21.31%) Scala

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 5 (8.20%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (4.92%) SAS
3 1 (1.64%) Apache
3 1 (1.64%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.84%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (45.90%) SQL Server
1 28 (45.90%) SQL Server 2014
2 23 (37.70%) NoSQL
3 5 (8.20%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 31 (50.82%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.20%) TeamCity
3 3 (4.92%) Appium
3 3 (4.92%) Cucumber
3 3 (4.92%) Selenium
4 1 (1.64%) PHPUnit
General
1 18 (29.51%) Games
2 11 (18.03%) Finance
2 11 (18.03%) Manufacturing
2 11 (18.03%) Retail
3 4 (6.56%) Advertising
3 4 (6.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (83.61%) Developer
2 32 (52.46%) .NET Developer
3 18 (29.51%) Java Developer
4 15 (24.59%) Scala Developer
5 14 (22.95%) Java Scala Developer
6 11 (18.03%) Agile Developer
6 11 (18.03%) Agile Java Developer
7 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 9 (14.75%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (14.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (14.75%) C# Developer
8 5 (8.20%) .NET Software Developer
8 5 (8.20%) Graduate
8 5 (8.20%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 5 (8.20%) Graduate Developer
8 5 (8.20%) Java Software Developer
8 5 (8.20%) Junior
8 5 (8.20%) Junior .NET Developer
8 5 (8.20%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (52.46%) .NET
2 28 (45.90%) .NET Framework
2 28 (45.90%) ASP.NET
2 28 (45.90%) ASP.NET MVC
2 28 (45.90%) ASP.NET Web API
2 28 (45.90%) Entity Framework
2 28 (45.90%) RESTful
2 28 (45.90%) WCF
3 27 (44.26%) Node.js
4 23 (37.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 23 (37.70%) Code First Entity Framework
5 16 (26.23%) AngularJS
6 15 (24.59%) KnockoutJS
6 15 (24.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (8.20%) MSMQ
7 5 (8.20%) WPF
8 3 (4.92%) CSS
8 3 (4.92%) HTML
9 1 (1.64%) JSP
9 1 (1.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (49.18%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (16.39%) NHS
3 5 (8.20%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.92%) Mobile Games
4 3 (4.92%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.92%) Android
1 3 (4.92%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.28%) Linux
3 1 (1.64%) CentOS
3 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.64%) Unix
3 1 (1.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (93.44%) Agile Software Development
1 57 (93.44%) TDD
2 30 (49.18%) MVC
3 28 (45.90%) Web Application Development
4 17 (27.87%) Scrum
5 8 (13.11%) Web Development
6 5 (8.20%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (8.20%) Kanban
6 5 (8.20%) Multithreading
7 4 (6.56%) Front End Development
7 4 (6.56%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.92%) Agile Testing
8 3 (4.92%) Coaching
8 3 (4.92%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (4.92%) Functional Testing
8 3 (4.92%) High Availability
8 3 (4.92%) Manual Testing
8 3 (4.92%) Mobile First
8 3 (4.92%) OOP
8 3 (4.92%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 31 (50.82%) Ruby
2 28 (45.90%) C#
2 28 (45.90%) Java
3 13 (21.31%) Clojure
3 13 (21.31%) Scala
4 11 (18.03%) JavaScript
5 7 (11.48%) SQL
6 5 (8.20%) F#
7 4 (6.56%) Perl
7 4 (6.56%) PHP
8 1 (1.64%) Go
Qualifications
1 3 (4.92%) ISEB
1 3 (4.92%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.39%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (8.20%) Kibana
Vendors
1 6 (9.84%) Google
2 3 (4.92%) Sun
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