The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 47 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 23 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.48% 1.59% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.29% 2.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 23 6 0
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
536 277 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 81.21% 73.28% 77.61%
Number of salaries quoted 495 262 313
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

BDD Salary Histogram in Northampton

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton region citing BDD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BDD.

1 17 (62.96%) TDD
2 16 (59.26%) Scrum
2 16 (59.26%) E-Commerce
3 12 (44.44%) C#
3 12 (44.44%) Mobile App
4 11 (40.74%) Ruby
5 10 (37.04%) Android
5 10 (37.04%) Apple iOS
5 10 (37.04%) Mobile Commerce
5 10 (37.04%) Retail
6 9 (33.33%) MVC
6 9 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 9 (33.33%) VB
6 9 (33.33%) VB.NET
6 9 (33.33%) .NET
6 9 (33.33%) Node.js
6 9 (33.33%) Cucumber
6 9 (33.33%) NoSQL
6 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 9 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 9 (33.33%) RESTful
6 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (33.33%) WCF
6 9 (33.33%) Business Analysis
6 9 (33.33%) Web Application Development
6 9 (33.33%) User Stories
6 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (29.63%) Calabash

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton region citing BDD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (33.33%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 9 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 9 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 8 (29.63%) Calabash
3 3 (11.11%) Selenium
4 2 (7.41%) WATIR
4 2 (7.41%) Sahi
4 2 (7.41%) WebDriver
4 2 (7.41%) Selenium IDE
4 2 (7.41%) Jasmine
5 1 (3.70%) MSTest
5 1 (3.70%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (3.70%) FitNesse
General
1 10 (37.04%) Retail
2 5 (18.52%) Retail Banking
2 5 (18.52%) Games
2 5 (18.52%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Developer
1 9 (33.33%) Analyst
1 9 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 9 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 9 (33.33%) Agile Business Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) ScrumMaster
3 5 (18.52%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Test Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) QA Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Agile Coach
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 9 (33.33%) WCF
1 9 (33.33%) RESTful
1 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 9 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.70%) Open Source
2 1 (3.70%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Android
1 10 (37.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) TDD
2 16 (59.26%) E-Commerce
2 16 (59.26%) Scrum
3 10 (37.04%) Mobile Commerce
4 9 (33.33%) MVC
4 9 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 9 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 9 (33.33%) Web Application Development
4 9 (33.33%) User Stories
5 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (22.22%) Kanban
6 4 (14.81%) Scrum-ban
6 4 (14.81%) Web Development
6 4 (14.81%) Content Management
7 2 (7.41%) Automated Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Use Case
7 2 (7.41%) Test Scripting
7 2 (7.41%) Automation Testing
8 1 (3.70%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) C#
2 11 (40.74%) Ruby
3 9 (33.33%) VB
3 9 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 2 (7.41%) Python
4 2 (7.41%) F#
5 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
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