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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 32 27 39
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Permanent jobs citing BDD 23 49 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 5.62% 8.83% 5.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.27% 9.88% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 28
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £43,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
367 496 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 89.73% 89.37% 90.17%
Number of salaries quoted 292 326 459
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £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 19 February 2017.

BDD Salary Histogram in Northampton

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 93 (100.00%) TDD
2 85 (91.40%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (74.19%) Scrum
3 69 (74.19%) Git (software)
4 61 (65.59%) MVC
5 55 (59.14%) Java
6 52 (55.91%) JSON
7 49 (52.69%) JUnit
8 48 (51.61%) Spring
8 48 (51.61%) REST
9 47 (50.54%) Continuous Improvement
9 47 (50.54%) Web Services
10 45 (48.39%) J2EE
11 44 (47.31%) MySQL
12 43 (46.24%) Spring MVC
13 42 (45.16%) Cucumber
14 37 (39.78%) JavaScript
15 35 (37.63%) HTML
15 35 (37.63%) CSS
16 34 (36.56%) MongoDB
17 33 (35.48%) HTML5
17 33 (35.48%) SQL Server
18 32 (34.41%) Business Intelligence
18 32 (34.41%) Retail
18 32 (34.41%) Jenkins
18 32 (34.41%) Gradle
19 29 (31.18%) User Stories
20 28 (30.11%) Artifactory
20 28 (30.11%) hybris
20 28 (30.11%) ActiveMQ

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 10 (10.75%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (10.75%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.75%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (47.31%) MySQL
2 34 (36.56%) MongoDB
3 33 (35.48%) SQL Server
4 17 (18.28%) NoSQL
4 17 (18.28%) SQL Server 2014
5 15 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (16.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (10.75%) BigQuery
7 7 (7.53%) Apache Hive
8 4 (4.30%) RDBMS
8 4 (4.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 69 (74.19%) Git (software)
2 49 (52.69%) JUnit
3 42 (45.16%) Cucumber
4 32 (34.41%) Gradle
4 32 (34.41%) Jenkins
5 28 (30.11%) Artifactory
5 28 (30.11%) Sonatype Nexus
6 14 (15.05%) Selenium
7 9 (9.68%) Eclipse
7 9 (9.68%) FitNesse
7 9 (9.68%) SonarQube
8 5 (5.38%) Grunt
8 5 (5.38%) gulp
9 4 (4.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (4.30%) IntelliJ
9 4 (4.30%) JProfiler
9 4 (4.30%) Maven
10 2 (2.15%) JMeter
10 2 (2.15%) NUnit
10 2 (2.15%) WebDriver
General
1 32 (34.41%) Retail
2 1 (1.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 49 (52.69%) Developer
2 26 (27.96%) Architect
3 19 (20.43%) Technical Architect
4 17 (18.28%) .NET Developer
5 16 (17.20%) Java Architect
6 15 (16.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 9 (9.68%) Java Technical Architect
7 9 (9.68%) Software Engineer
8 8 (8.60%) Java Developer
9 7 (7.53%) Senior Developer
9 7 (7.53%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (7.53%) Senior Software Engineer
9 7 (7.53%) Test Engineer
10 6 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
10 6 (6.45%) Senior DevOps
10 6 (6.45%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 6 (6.45%) Test Automation Engineer
11 5 (5.38%) Agile Developer
11 5 (5.38%) Senior Agile Java Developer
11 5 (5.38%) Senior Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (55.91%) JSON
2 48 (51.61%) REST
2 48 (51.61%) Spring
3 47 (50.54%) Web Services
4 45 (48.39%) J2EE
5 43 (46.24%) Spring MVC
6 35 (37.63%) CSS
6 35 (37.63%) HTML
7 33 (35.48%) HTML5
8 28 (30.11%) ActiveMQ
8 28 (30.11%) JMS
9 24 (25.81%) .NET
10 22 (23.66%) Node.js
11 17 (18.28%) ASP.NET
11 17 (18.28%) ASP.NET MVC
11 17 (18.28%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 17 (18.28%) ASP.NET Web API
11 17 (18.28%) RESTful
11 17 (18.28%) WCF
12 10 (10.75%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.60%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (30.11%) Linux
1 28 (30.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (100.00%) TDD
2 85 (91.40%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (74.19%) Scrum
4 61 (65.59%) MVC
5 47 (50.54%) Continuous Improvement
6 32 (34.41%) Business Intelligence
7 29 (31.18%) User Stories
8 26 (27.96%) Refactoring
9 24 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (23.66%) OO
11 18 (19.35%) OOP
12 17 (18.28%) Web Application Development
13 16 (17.20%) OOD
14 14 (15.05%) Software Engineering
15 11 (11.83%) Mentoring
16 10 (10.75%) Analytics
17 9 (9.68%) Front End Development
17 9 (9.68%) Unit Testing
18 8 (8.60%) SDLC
19 7 (7.53%) Procedural Programming
Programming Languages
1 55 (59.14%) Java
2 37 (39.78%) JavaScript
3 27 (29.03%) SQL
4 25 (26.88%) C#
5 17 (18.28%) Ruby
5 17 (18.28%) VB
5 17 (18.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (20.43%) Degree
2 5 (5.38%) ISEB
2 5 (5.38%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 28 (30.11%) hybris
2 15 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 15 (16.13%) Tableau
3 10 (10.75%) Google
4 9 (9.68%) Cognizant
4 9 (9.68%) Perforce
5 4 (4.30%) Oracle
6 1 (1.08%) TOWER Software
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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