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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BDD 42 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 6.61% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.76% - -
Number of salaries quoted 41 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +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
541 528 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 85.20% 83.94% 79.49%
Number of salaries quoted 472 454 268
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 28 April 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Northampton

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 56 (76.71%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (58.90%) TDD
3 42 (57.53%) Scrum
4 36 (49.32%) Git (software)
5 32 (43.84%) MVC
5 32 (43.84%) C#
6 31 (42.47%) User Stories
7 24 (32.88%) Ruby
8 23 (31.51%) Cucumber
9 22 (30.14%) Node.js
9 22 (30.14%) NoSQL
9 22 (30.14%) Web Application Development
9 22 (30.14%) ASP.NET Web API
9 22 (30.14%) Software Engineering
9 22 (30.14%) RESTful
9 22 (30.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 22 (30.14%) WCF
9 22 (30.14%) Business Intelligence
9 22 (30.14%) VB
9 22 (30.14%) VB.NET
9 22 (30.14%) .NET
9 22 (30.14%) ASP.NET
9 22 (30.14%) SQL Server
10 21 (28.77%) Java
10 21 (28.77%) SQL
11 20 (27.40%) Web Services
11 20 (27.40%) Retail
11 20 (27.40%) Mentoring
12 17 (23.29%) QA
12 17 (23.29%) Continuous Integration

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 22 (30.14%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (30.14%) NoSQL
1 22 (30.14%) SQL Server
2 17 (23.29%) Apache Hive
3 10 (13.70%) MySQL
3 10 (13.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 36 (49.32%) Git (software)
2 23 (31.51%) Cucumber
3 12 (16.44%) JUnit
4 6 (8.22%) Selenium
5 5 (6.85%) Calabash
6 2 (2.74%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (27.40%) Retail
2 7 (9.59%) Finance
3 2 (2.74%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (36.99%) Developer
2 22 (30.14%) .NET Developer
3 20 (27.40%) Analyst
4 19 (26.03%) Software Engineer
5 10 (13.70%) QA Analyst
6 6 (8.22%) Business Analyst
6 6 (8.22%) Tester
7 5 (6.85%) Agile Business Analyst
7 5 (6.85%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Test Analyst
9 3 (4.11%) Software Tester
9 3 (4.11%) C# Software Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Java Software Engineer
10 2 (2.74%) AWS Developer
10 2 (2.74%) Technical Tester
10 2 (2.74%) Test Engineer
11 1 (1.37%) Software Developer
11 1 (1.37%) Applications Developer
11 1 (1.37%) Senior Developer
11 1 (1.37%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (30.14%) ASP.NET Web API
1 22 (30.14%) RESTful
1 22 (30.14%) ASP.NET MVC
1 22 (30.14%) WCF
1 22 (30.14%) .NET
1 22 (30.14%) ASP.NET
2 20 (27.40%) Web Services
3 11 (15.07%) J2EE
3 11 (15.07%) Spring
4 10 (13.70%) Spring MVC
4 10 (13.70%) JSON
4 10 (13.70%) REST
5 2 (2.74%) Middleware
6 1 (1.37%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.37%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.11%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.74%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (2.74%) EPoS
3 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.29%) UNIX
2 5 (6.85%) Android
2 5 (6.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (76.71%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (58.90%) TDD
3 42 (57.53%) Scrum
4 32 (43.84%) MVC
5 31 (42.47%) User Stories
6 22 (30.14%) Web Application Development
6 22 (30.14%) Software Engineering
6 22 (30.14%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (27.40%) Mentoring
8 17 (23.29%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (19.18%) Procedural Programming
9 14 (19.18%) E-Commerce
10 10 (13.70%) OOD
10 10 (13.70%) OOP
10 10 (13.70%) OO
10 10 (13.70%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (10.96%) Automation Testing
11 8 (10.96%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (10.96%) Manual Testing
11 8 (10.96%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 32 (43.84%) C#
2 24 (32.88%) Ruby
3 22 (30.14%) VB
3 22 (30.14%) VB.NET
4 21 (28.77%) Java
4 21 (28.77%) SQL
5 8 (10.96%) COBOL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (23.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (1.37%) hybris
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