The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 61 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 11 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.68% 0.29% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 0.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 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% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
535 241 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 81.80% 70.88% 79.73%
Number of salaries quoted 498 228 326
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,500 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
BDD
Northamptonshire

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 31 July 2014.

BDD Salary Histogram in Northampton

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 10 (90.91%) TDD
2 9 (81.82%) C#
3 8 (72.73%) Ruby
4 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
4 6 (54.55%) VB
4 6 (54.55%) VB.NET
4 6 (54.55%) .NET
4 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (54.55%) MVC
4 6 (54.55%) WCF
4 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
4 6 (54.55%) RESTful
4 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (54.55%) NoSQL
4 6 (54.55%) Node.js
4 6 (54.55%) Web Application Development
4 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 3 (27.27%) Selenium
6 2 (18.18%) QA
6 2 (18.18%) WATIR
6 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
6 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Selenium IDE
6 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
6 2 (18.18%) Jasmine

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (54.55%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
1 6 (54.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
2 3 (27.27%) Selenium
3 2 (18.18%) WATIR
3 2 (18.18%) Selenium IDE
3 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
3 2 (18.18%) Jasmine
3 2 (18.18%) Sahi
3 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
4 1 (9.09%) MSTest
4 1 (9.09%) Calabash
4 1 (9.09%) FitNesse
4 1 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
1 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) .NET Developer
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) QA Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) ScrumMaster
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Coach
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
1 6 (54.55%) WCF
1 6 (54.55%) RESTful
1 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (9.09%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Open Source
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) TDD
2 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (54.55%) MVC
2 6 (54.55%) Web Application Development
3 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
4 2 (18.18%) Kanban
5 1 (9.09%) ATDD
5 1 (9.09%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) OOD
5 1 (9.09%) Mobile Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) Ruby
3 6 (54.55%) VB
3 6 (54.55%) VB.NET
4 2 (18.18%) Python
4 2 (18.18%) F#
5 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £65000 per annum + car + Excellenet Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago