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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank - - 53
Permanent jobs citing BDD 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton - - 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £45,000
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
537 305 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 82.24% 76.06% 73.01%
Number of salaries quoted 461 261 335
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center