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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 45 61 76
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +15
Permanent jobs citing BDD 38 25 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.74% 3.17% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.58% 3.65% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 34 24 1
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
681 684 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 84.91% 86.80% 79.72%
Number of salaries quoted 600 573 488
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,050
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +14 38 £40,000 +6.66% 8
BDD
England

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 66 (97.06%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (91.18%) TDD
2 62 (91.18%) C#
3 61 (89.71%) .NET
3 61 (89.71%) MVC
4 60 (88.24%) SQL Server
4 60 (88.24%) ASP.NET
4 60 (88.24%) ASP.NET MVC
5 59 (86.76%) RESTful
5 59 (86.76%) ASP.NET Web API
6 58 (85.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 57 (83.82%) SQL Server 2014
7 57 (83.82%) Web Application Development
8 49 (72.06%) Git (software)
9 48 (70.59%) Ruby
10 47 (69.12%) .NET Framework
10 47 (69.12%) Entity Framework
11 46 (67.65%) WCF
12 44 (64.71%) Node.js
12 44 (64.71%) NoSQL
12 44 (64.71%) Code First Entity Framework
13 27 (39.71%) Games
14 25 (36.76%) JavaScript
15 24 (35.29%) KnockoutJS
15 24 (35.29%) AngularJS
15 24 (35.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 23 (33.82%) Marketing
17 19 (27.94%) Scrum
18 15 (22.06%) Advertising
18 15 (22.06%) 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:

Applications
1 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (88.24%) SQL Server
2 57 (83.82%) SQL Server 2014
3 44 (64.71%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 49 (72.06%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.35%) Cucumber
2 5 (7.35%) Selenium
3 4 (5.88%) Appium
4 2 (2.94%) JIRA
5 1 (1.47%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (39.71%) Games
2 23 (33.82%) Marketing
3 15 (22.06%) Advertising
4 2 (2.94%) Finance
4 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 66 (97.06%) Developer
2 59 (86.76%) .NET Developer
3 12 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 12 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
3 12 (17.65%) C# Developer
4 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (16.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (14.71%) .NET Software Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Developer in Test
6 4 (5.88%) QA Automation Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) QA Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) QA Test Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Test Automation Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Test Engineer
7 2 (2.94%) Agile Developer
7 2 (2.94%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (2.94%) Java Developer
8 1 (1.47%) Lead .NET Developer
8 1 (1.47%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (89.71%) .NET
2 60 (88.24%) ASP.NET
2 60 (88.24%) ASP.NET MVC
3 59 (86.76%) ASP.NET Web API
3 59 (86.76%) RESTful
4 58 (85.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 47 (69.12%) .NET Framework
5 47 (69.12%) Entity Framework
6 46 (67.65%) WCF
7 44 (64.71%) Code First Entity Framework
7 44 (64.71%) Node.js
8 24 (35.29%) AngularJS
8 24 (35.29%) KnockoutJS
8 24 (35.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (2.94%) CSS
9 2 (2.94%) CSS3
9 2 (2.94%) HTML
9 2 (2.94%) HTML5
9 2 (2.94%) SOAP
9 2 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.12%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.88%) Mobile Games
2 4 (5.88%) Online Games
3 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.35%) Android
1 5 (7.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (97.06%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (91.18%) TDD
3 61 (89.71%) MVC
4 57 (83.82%) Web Application Development
5 19 (27.94%) Scrum
6 15 (22.06%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (19.12%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (7.35%) Coaching
8 5 (7.35%) Test Automation
9 4 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (5.88%) Functional Testing
9 4 (5.88%) High Availability
9 4 (5.88%) Manual Testing
9 4 (5.88%) Mobile First
9 4 (5.88%) OOP
9 4 (5.88%) Refactoring
10 1 (1.47%) Continuous Delivery
10 1 (1.47%) SDLC
10 1 (1.47%) SOLID
10 1 (1.47%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 62 (91.18%) C#
2 48 (70.59%) Ruby
3 25 (36.76%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.29%) Java
5 6 (8.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.88%) ISEB
1 4 (5.88%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.47%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (19.12%) Facebook
2 4 (5.88%) Sun
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.47%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.47%) Xamarin
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