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 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 28 22 49
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +27
Permanent jobs citing BDD 28 66 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 6.73% 9.07% 4.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.65% 10.19% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 15 59 27
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,900 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
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
366 648 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 87.98% 89.01% 87.14%
Number of salaries quoted 233 591 576
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 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
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 September 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Northampton

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

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 Northampton region with a requirement for BDD.

1 57 (98.28%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (74.14%) TDD
3 33 (56.90%) Scrum
4 30 (51.72%) Git (software)
5 29 (50.00%) MVC
6 26 (44.83%) Java
7 25 (43.10%) .NET
8 23 (39.66%) SQL Server
8 23 (39.66%) C#
9 22 (37.93%) J2EE
9 22 (37.93%) Node.js
10 20 (34.48%) OO
10 20 (34.48%) Business Intelligence
11 19 (32.76%) ASP.NET
11 19 (32.76%) VB
11 19 (32.76%) VB.NET
11 19 (32.76%) NoSQL
11 19 (32.76%) ASP.NET MVC
11 19 (32.76%) Web Application Development
11 19 (32.76%) Ruby
11 19 (32.76%) WCF
11 19 (32.76%) RESTful
11 19 (32.76%) ASP.NET Web API
11 19 (32.76%) SQL Server 2014
11 19 (32.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 17 (29.31%) Google
12 17 (29.31%) JavaScript
13 15 (25.86%) HTML
13 15 (25.86%) E-Commerce
13 15 (25.86%) Software Engineering

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.72%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (39.66%) SQL Server
2 19 (32.76%) NoSQL
2 19 (32.76%) SQL Server 2014
3 10 (17.24%) MySQL
4 4 (6.90%) Apache Hive
4 4 (6.90%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.45%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.72%) BigQuery
6 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 30 (51.72%) Git (software)
2 12 (20.69%) Cucumber
3 11 (18.97%) JUnit
4 9 (15.52%) Gatling
4 9 (15.52%) Selenium
5 7 (12.07%) Eclipse
6 5 (8.62%) Gradle
6 5 (8.62%) Jenkins
6 5 (8.62%) SonarQube
7 4 (6.90%) FitNesse
8 3 (5.17%) Artifactory
8 3 (5.17%) Grunt
8 3 (5.17%) gulp
8 3 (5.17%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (3.45%) IntelliJ
9 2 (3.45%) JProfiler
9 2 (3.45%) Maven
10 1 (1.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 7 (12.07%) Retail
2 1 (1.72%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (46.55%) Developer
2 19 (32.76%) .NET Developer
3 9 (15.52%) Agile Tester
3 9 (15.52%) Automation Tester
3 9 (15.52%) Performance Tester
3 9 (15.52%) Tester
4 6 (10.34%) Agile Business Analyst
4 6 (10.34%) Analyst
4 6 (10.34%) Business Analyst
4 6 (10.34%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 6 (10.34%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 6 (10.34%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (10.34%) Senior Business Analyst
4 6 (10.34%) Senior E-Commerce Analyst
4 6 (10.34%) Senior E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Senior Test Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Software Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Test Automation Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (43.10%) .NET
2 22 (37.93%) J2EE
2 22 (37.93%) Node.js
3 19 (32.76%) ASP.NET
3 19 (32.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 19 (32.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 19 (32.76%) ASP.NET Web API
3 19 (32.76%) RESTful
3 19 (32.76%) WCF
4 15 (25.86%) HTML
5 14 (24.14%) JSON
6 12 (20.69%) REST
6 12 (20.69%) Spring
7 11 (18.97%) Web Services
8 9 (15.52%) GWT
8 9 (15.52%) Spring MVC
9 6 (10.34%) CSS
9 6 (10.34%) HTML5
9 6 (10.34%) Velocity
10 5 (8.62%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.45%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.69%) Unix
2 3 (5.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (98.28%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (74.14%) TDD
3 33 (56.90%) Scrum
4 29 (50.00%) MVC
5 20 (34.48%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (34.48%) OO
6 19 (32.76%) Web Application Development
7 15 (25.86%) E-Commerce
7 15 (25.86%) Software Engineering
8 12 (20.69%) User Stories
9 11 (18.97%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (15.52%) Exploratory Testing
10 9 (15.52%) Manual Testing
10 9 (15.52%) OOD
10 9 (15.52%) OOP
10 9 (15.52%) Performance Testing
11 6 (10.34%) Wireframes
12 5 (8.62%) Front End Development
12 5 (8.62%) SDLC
12 5 (8.62%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.83%) Java
2 23 (39.66%) C#
3 19 (32.76%) Ruby
3 19 (32.76%) VB
3 19 (32.76%) VB.NET
4 17 (29.31%) JavaScript
5 9 (15.52%) Scala
6 6 (10.34%) SQL
7 3 (5.17%) C
8 2 (3.45%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) Degree
2 5 (8.62%) ISEB
2 5 (8.62%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.52%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (29.31%) Google
2 5 (8.62%) Cognizant
2 5 (8.62%) hybris
2 5 (8.62%) Perforce
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.72%) Tableau
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