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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 51 62 74
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +12
Permanent jobs citing BDD 27 22 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.76% 2.91% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.38% 3.31% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 23 22 4
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £44,700 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
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
616 664 691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 85.79% 87.95% 84.58%
Number of salaries quoted 535 562 514
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +8 27 £40,000 +6.66% 7
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 68 (98.55%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (92.75%) TDD
3 60 (86.96%) MVC
3 60 (86.96%) C#
3 60 (86.96%) .NET
3 60 (86.96%) SQL Server
3 60 (86.96%) ASP.NET
3 60 (86.96%) ASP.NET MVC
3 60 (86.96%) ASP.NET Web API
4 59 (85.51%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 59 (85.51%) RESTful
5 58 (84.06%) SQL Server 2014
5 58 (84.06%) Web Application Development
6 50 (72.46%) Git (software)
7 49 (71.01%) Ruby
8 47 (68.12%) WCF
9 46 (66.67%) .NET Framework
9 46 (66.67%) Entity Framework
10 45 (65.22%) Node.js
10 45 (65.22%) NoSQL
10 45 (65.22%) Code First Entity Framework
11 29 (42.03%) Games
12 26 (37.68%) JavaScript
12 26 (37.68%) KnockoutJS
12 26 (37.68%) AngularJS
12 26 (37.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 22 (31.88%) Marketing
14 17 (24.64%) Scrum
15 14 (20.29%) Advertising
15 14 (20.29%) Continuous Integration

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 2 (2.90%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (86.96%) SQL Server
2 58 (84.06%) SQL Server 2014
3 45 (65.22%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 50 (72.46%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.80%) Appium
2 4 (5.80%) Cucumber
2 4 (5.80%) Selenium
3 2 (2.90%) JIRA
4 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (42.03%) Games
2 22 (31.88%) Marketing
3 14 (20.29%) Advertising
4 3 (4.35%) Finance
4 3 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 67 (97.10%) Developer
2 59 (85.51%) .NET Developer
3 11 (15.94%) ASP.NET Developer
3 11 (15.94%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 11 (15.94%) C# .NET Developer
3 11 (15.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 11 (15.94%) C# Developer
4 9 (13.04%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (5.80%) Developer in Test
5 4 (5.80%) QA Automation Engineer
5 4 (5.80%) QA Engineer
5 4 (5.80%) QA Test Engineer
5 4 (5.80%) Test Automation Developer
5 4 (5.80%) Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (5.80%) Test Engineer
6 3 (4.35%) Agile Developer
6 3 (4.35%) Agile Java Developer
6 3 (4.35%) Java Developer
7 2 (2.90%) Tester
8 1 (1.45%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (86.96%) .NET
1 60 (86.96%) ASP.NET
1 60 (86.96%) ASP.NET MVC
1 60 (86.96%) ASP.NET Web API
2 59 (85.51%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 59 (85.51%) RESTful
3 47 (68.12%) WCF
4 46 (66.67%) .NET Framework
4 46 (66.67%) Entity Framework
5 45 (65.22%) Code First Entity Framework
5 45 (65.22%) Node.js
6 26 (37.68%) AngularJS
6 26 (37.68%) KnockoutJS
6 26 (37.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.45%) CSS
7 1 (1.45%) CSS3
7 1 (1.45%) HTML
7 1 (1.45%) HTML5
7 1 (1.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.29%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.80%) Mobile Games
2 4 (5.80%) Online Games
3 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.25%) Android
1 5 (7.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (98.55%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (92.75%) TDD
3 60 (86.96%) MVC
4 58 (84.06%) Web Application Development
5 17 (24.64%) Scrum
6 14 (20.29%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (18.84%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (5.80%) Coaching
8 4 (5.80%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (5.80%) Functional Testing
8 4 (5.80%) High Availability
8 4 (5.80%) Manual Testing
8 4 (5.80%) Mobile First
8 4 (5.80%) OOP
8 4 (5.80%) Refactoring
8 4 (5.80%) Test Automation
9 2 (2.90%) Agile Testing
10 1 (1.45%) Android Development
10 1 (1.45%) Extreme Programming
10 1 (1.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 60 (86.96%) C#
2 49 (71.01%) Ruby
3 26 (37.68%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.14%) Java
5 6 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.80%) ISEB
1 4 (5.80%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (18.84%) Facebook
2 4 (5.80%) Sun
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.45%) Xamarin
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