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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 37 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BDD 28 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 5.13% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.03% - -
Number of salaries quoted 27 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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
464 480 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 84.98% 80.81% 80.95%
Number of salaries quoted 416 406 248
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,450 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 March 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Northampton

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 39 (70.91%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (47.27%) C#
2 26 (47.27%) Ruby
3 25 (45.45%) TDD
3 25 (45.45%) RESTful
4 24 (43.64%) ASP.NET MVC
4 24 (43.64%) NoSQL
4 24 (43.64%) Node.js
4 24 (43.64%) Web Application Development
4 24 (43.64%) ASP.NET Web API
4 24 (43.64%) WCF
4 24 (43.64%) Git (software)
4 24 (43.64%) VB
4 24 (43.64%) VB.NET
4 24 (43.64%) .NET
4 24 (43.64%) SQL Server
4 24 (43.64%) ASP.NET
4 24 (43.64%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (43.64%) MVC
5 22 (40.00%) Scrum
5 22 (40.00%) Cucumber
6 17 (30.91%) QA
7 14 (25.45%) E-Commerce
8 12 (21.82%) User Stories
9 11 (20.00%) Java
10 8 (14.55%) Test Automation
10 8 (14.55%) SQL
11 7 (12.73%) UNIX
11 7 (12.73%) Manual Testing
11 7 (12.73%) Automated Testing

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 24 (43.64%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (43.64%) SQL Server
1 24 (43.64%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (43.64%) Git (software)
2 22 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 6 (10.91%) Selenium
4 5 (9.09%) Calabash
5 2 (3.64%) JUnit
5 2 (3.64%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.82%) Subversion
6 1 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 6 (10.91%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Retail
3 2 (3.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (49.09%) Developer
2 24 (43.64%) .NET Developer
3 20 (36.36%) Analyst
4 10 (18.18%) QA Analyst
5 7 (12.73%) Tester
6 6 (10.91%) Business Analyst
7 5 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) Test Analyst
9 3 (5.45%) Software Tester
10 2 (3.64%) Technical Tester
10 2 (3.64%) Test Engineer
10 2 (3.64%) AWS Developer
11 1 (1.82%) Automation Tester
11 1 (1.82%) Payments Business Analyst
11 1 (1.82%) Senior Test Analyst
11 1 (1.82%) Senior Tester
11 1 (1.82%) Software Test Engineer
11 1 (1.82%) QA Tester
11 1 (1.82%) Java Applications Developer
11 1 (1.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (45.45%) RESTful
2 24 (43.64%) ASP.NET MVC
2 24 (43.64%) ASP.NET Web API
2 24 (43.64%) ASP.NET
2 24 (43.64%) .NET
2 24 (43.64%) WCF
3 1 (1.82%) HTML
3 1 (1.82%) J2EE
3 1 (1.82%) CSS
3 1 (1.82%) XML
3 1 (1.82%) Middleware
3 1 (1.82%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.82%) Spring
3 1 (1.82%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.64%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (3.64%) EPoS
3 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.73%) UNIX
2 5 (9.09%) Android
2 5 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (70.91%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (45.45%) TDD
3 24 (43.64%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (43.64%) MVC
3 24 (43.64%) Web Application Development
4 22 (40.00%) Scrum
5 14 (25.45%) E-Commerce
6 12 (21.82%) User Stories
7 8 (14.55%) Test Automation
8 7 (12.73%) Manual Testing
8 7 (12.73%) Automation Testing
8 7 (12.73%) Automated Testing
8 7 (12.73%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (10.91%) Performance Testing
9 6 (10.91%) Security Testing
9 6 (10.91%) Business Analysis
9 6 (10.91%) Coaching
10 4 (7.27%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (5.45%) Software Engineering
11 3 (5.45%) Mobile Commerce
Programming Languages
1 26 (47.27%) C#
1 26 (47.27%) Ruby
2 24 (43.64%) VB
2 24 (43.64%) VB.NET
3 11 (20.00%) Java
4 8 (14.55%) SQL
5 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (30.91%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (1.82%) hybris
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