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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 21 34 36
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +2
Permanent jobs citing BDD 45 48 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 9.18% 7.79% 5.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.14% 8.62% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 28 23 30
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
444 557 520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 90.61% 90.42% 88.59%
Number of salaries quoted 318 392 502
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £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 20 January 2017.

BDD Salary Histogram in Northampton

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 92 (100.00%) TDD
2 84 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (75.00%) Git (software)
3 69 (75.00%) Scrum
4 62 (67.39%) MVC
5 55 (59.78%) Java
6 53 (57.61%) JSON
7 49 (53.26%) Spring
7 49 (53.26%) REST
7 49 (53.26%) JUnit
8 48 (52.17%) Web Services
9 47 (51.09%) Continuous Improvement
10 45 (48.91%) J2EE
10 45 (48.91%) MySQL
11 44 (47.83%) Spring MVC
12 40 (43.48%) Cucumber
13 37 (40.22%) JavaScript
14 34 (36.96%) HTML
14 34 (36.96%) CSS
14 34 (36.96%) MongoDB
15 33 (35.87%) HTML5
15 33 (35.87%) Retail
16 32 (34.78%) Jenkins
16 32 (34.78%) SQL Server
16 32 (34.78%) Business Intelligence
16 32 (34.78%) Gradle
17 30 (32.61%) User Stories
18 29 (31.52%) hybris
19 28 (30.43%) ActiveMQ
19 28 (30.43%) JMS

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 (10.87%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (10.87%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.87%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (48.91%) MySQL
2 34 (36.96%) MongoDB
3 32 (34.78%) SQL Server
4 17 (18.48%) NoSQL
4 17 (18.48%) SQL Server 2014
5 15 (16.30%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (16.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (10.87%) BigQuery
7 8 (8.70%) Apache Hive
8 4 (4.35%) RDBMS
8 4 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 69 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 49 (53.26%) JUnit
3 40 (43.48%) Cucumber
4 32 (34.78%) Gradle
4 32 (34.78%) Jenkins
5 28 (30.43%) Artifactory
5 28 (30.43%) Sonatype Nexus
6 12 (13.04%) Selenium
7 9 (9.78%) Eclipse
7 9 (9.78%) SonarQube
8 7 (7.61%) FitNesse
9 5 (5.43%) Grunt
9 5 (5.43%) gulp
10 4 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (4.35%) IntelliJ
10 4 (4.35%) JProfiler
10 4 (4.35%) Maven
11 1 (1.09%) JMeter
11 1 (1.09%) NUnit
11 1 (1.09%) TestNG
General
1 33 (35.87%) Retail
2 1 (1.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 49 (53.26%) Developer
2 26 (28.26%) Architect
3 19 (20.65%) Technical Architect
4 17 (18.48%) .NET Developer
5 16 (17.39%) Java Architect
6 15 (16.30%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 9 (9.78%) Java Technical Architect
7 9 (9.78%) Software Engineer
8 8 (8.70%) Java Developer
9 7 (7.61%) Senior Developer
9 7 (7.61%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (7.61%) Senior Software Engineer
10 6 (6.52%) DevOps Engineer
10 6 (6.52%) Senior DevOps
10 6 (6.52%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 6 (6.52%) Test Engineer
11 5 (5.43%) Agile Developer
11 5 (5.43%) Senior Agile Developer
11 5 (5.43%) Senior Agile Java Developer
11 5 (5.43%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (57.61%) JSON
2 49 (53.26%) REST
2 49 (53.26%) Spring
3 48 (52.17%) Web Services
4 45 (48.91%) J2EE
5 44 (47.83%) Spring MVC
6 34 (36.96%) CSS
6 34 (36.96%) HTML
7 33 (35.87%) HTML5
8 28 (30.43%) ActiveMQ
8 28 (30.43%) JMS
9 24 (26.09%) .NET
10 22 (23.91%) Node.js
11 17 (18.48%) ASP.NET
11 17 (18.48%) ASP.NET MVC
11 17 (18.48%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 17 (18.48%) ASP.NET Web API
11 17 (18.48%) RESTful
11 17 (18.48%) WCF
12 9 (9.78%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.09%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 28 (30.43%) Linux
1 28 (30.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (100.00%) TDD
2 84 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (75.00%) Scrum
4 62 (67.39%) MVC
5 47 (51.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 32 (34.78%) Business Intelligence
7 30 (32.61%) User Stories
8 26 (28.26%) Refactoring
9 24 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (22.83%) OO
11 17 (18.48%) OOP
11 17 (18.48%) Web Application Development
12 16 (17.39%) OOD
13 14 (15.22%) Software Engineering
14 12 (13.04%) Mentoring
15 10 (10.87%) Analytics
16 9 (9.78%) Front End Development
16 9 (9.78%) SDLC
16 9 (9.78%) Unit Testing
17 7 (7.61%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (59.78%) Java
2 37 (40.22%) JavaScript
3 26 (28.26%) SQL
4 25 (27.17%) C#
5 17 (18.48%) Ruby
5 17 (18.48%) VB
5 17 (18.48%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.09%) C
6 1 (1.09%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 19 (20.65%) Degree
2 5 (5.43%) ISEB
2 5 (5.43%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 29 (31.52%) hybris
2 15 (16.30%) Microsoft
2 15 (16.30%) Tableau
3 10 (10.87%) Google
4 9 (9.78%) Cognizant
4 9 (9.78%) Perforce
5 4 (4.35%) Oracle
6 1 (1.09%) TOWER Software
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