The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 41 24 63
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +39
Permanent jobs citing BDD 28 61 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 4.91% 9.31% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.29% 10.43% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 10 47 7
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
BDD
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
529 585 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 92.81% 89.31% 85.40%
Number of salaries quoted 349 532 509
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Northampton region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

BDD
Salary Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Northampton region.

BDD Salary Trend in Northampton

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Northampton region with a requirement for BDD.

1 68 (98.55%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (75.36%) TDD
3 45 (65.22%) Scrum
4 42 (60.87%) Git (software)
5 40 (57.97%) MVC
6 38 (55.07%) .NET
7 33 (47.83%) User Stories
8 29 (42.03%) C#
8 29 (42.03%) OO
8 29 (42.03%) Software Engineering
9 26 (37.68%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (37.68%) Java
9 26 (37.68%) SQL Server
9 26 (37.68%) Web Services
10 25 (36.23%) SDLC
11 23 (33.33%) Web Application Development
11 23 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
11 23 (33.33%) Node.js
11 23 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
11 23 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 23 (33.33%) ASP.NET
11 23 (33.33%) J2EE
11 23 (33.33%) VB
11 23 (33.33%) VB.NET
11 23 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
11 23 (33.33%) NoSQL
11 23 (33.33%) RESTful
11 23 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 23 (33.33%) Ruby
11 23 (33.33%) WCF

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (37.68%) SQL Server
2 23 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 23 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 16 (23.19%) MySQL
4 9 (13.04%) MongoDB
5 7 (10.14%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 42 (60.87%) Git (software)
2 17 (24.64%) JUnit
3 9 (13.04%) Gatling
4 3 (4.35%) Cucumber
4 3 (4.35%) FitNesse
4 3 (4.35%) Selenium
General
1 16 (23.19%) Retail
2 1 (1.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (42.03%) Developer
2 23 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 20 (28.99%) Software Engineer
4 9 (13.04%) Agile Tester
4 9 (13.04%) Automation Tester
4 9 (13.04%) Performance Tester
4 9 (13.04%) Tester
5 8 (11.59%) Agile Business Analyst
5 8 (11.59%) Analyst
5 8 (11.59%) Business Analyst
5 8 (11.59%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 8 (11.59%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 8 (11.59%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (11.59%) Senior Business Analyst
5 8 (11.59%) Senior E-Commerce Analyst
5 8 (11.59%) Senior E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 5 (7.25%) COBOL Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Java Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (55.07%) .NET
2 26 (37.68%) Web Services
3 23 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 23 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 23 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 23 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 23 (33.33%) J2EE
3 23 (33.33%) Node.js
3 23 (33.33%) RESTful
3 23 (33.33%) WCF
4 17 (24.64%) JSON
4 17 (24.64%) REST
4 17 (24.64%) Spring
4 17 (24.64%) Spring MVC
5 9 (13.04%) GWT
5 9 (13.04%) HTML
6 1 (1.45%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (98.55%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (75.36%) TDD
3 45 (65.22%) Scrum
4 40 (57.97%) MVC
5 33 (47.83%) User Stories
6 29 (42.03%) OO
6 29 (42.03%) Software Engineering
7 26 (37.68%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (36.23%) SDLC
9 23 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
9 23 (33.33%) Web Application Development
10 20 (28.99%) OOD
10 20 (28.99%) OOP
11 18 (26.09%) Continuous Improvement
12 17 (24.64%) E-Commerce
13 10 (14.49%) Mentoring
13 10 (14.49%) Procedural Programming
14 9 (13.04%) Exploratory Testing
14 9 (13.04%) Manual Testing
14 9 (13.04%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (42.03%) C#
2 26 (37.68%) Java
3 23 (33.33%) Ruby
3 23 (33.33%) VB
3 23 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 19 (27.54%) SQL
5 15 (21.74%) COBOL
6 11 (15.94%) C
7 9 (13.04%) JavaScript
7 9 (13.04%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.04%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (26.09%) Google
2 3 (4.35%) hybris
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