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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 43 22 51
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +29
Permanent jobs citing BDD 16 64 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.35% 8.70% 3.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.76% 9.76% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 51 23
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
425 656 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 88.91% 89.13% 83.71%
Number of salaries quoted 261 602 510
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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 49 (98.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (66.00%) TDD
3 30 (60.00%) Scrum
4 26 (52.00%) Git (software)
5 25 (50.00%) MVC
5 25 (50.00%) .NET
6 21 (42.00%) SQL Server
7 20 (40.00%) C#
8 19 (38.00%) OO
9 18 (36.00%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (36.00%) VB
9 18 (36.00%) VB.NET
9 18 (36.00%) ASP.NET
9 18 (36.00%) Ruby
9 18 (36.00%) Google
9 18 (36.00%) WCF
9 18 (36.00%) RESTful
9 18 (36.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (36.00%) NoSQL
9 18 (36.00%) Node.js
9 18 (36.00%) Web Application Development
9 18 (36.00%) User Stories
9 18 (36.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 18 (36.00%) SQL Server 2014
9 18 (36.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 17 (34.00%) Software Engineering
10 17 (34.00%) J2EE
10 17 (34.00%) Java
10 17 (34.00%) E-Commerce
11 13 (26.00%) Unix

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (42.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (36.00%) NoSQL
2 18 (36.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (14.00%) MySQL
4 4 (8.00%) MongoDB
5 3 (6.00%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 26 (52.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (18.00%) Gatling
3 7 (14.00%) JUnit
4 4 (8.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (8.00%) Selenium
5 3 (6.00%) FitNesse
6 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (14.00%) Retail
2 1 (2.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (42.00%) Developer
2 18 (36.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (18.00%) Agile Tester
3 9 (18.00%) Automation Tester
3 9 (18.00%) Performance Tester
3 9 (18.00%) Tester
4 8 (16.00%) Agile Business Analyst
4 8 (16.00%) Analyst
4 8 (16.00%) Business Analyst
4 8 (16.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 8 (16.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 8 (16.00%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (16.00%) Senior Business Analyst
4 8 (16.00%) Senior E-Commerce Analyst
4 8 (16.00%) Senior E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 8 (16.00%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Scrum Master
6 2 (4.00%) COBOL Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Java Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (50.00%) .NET
2 18 (36.00%) ASP.NET
2 18 (36.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 18 (36.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 18 (36.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 18 (36.00%) Node.js
2 18 (36.00%) RESTful
2 18 (36.00%) WCF
3 17 (34.00%) J2EE
4 11 (22.00%) Web Services
5 9 (18.00%) GWT
5 9 (18.00%) HTML
6 7 (14.00%) JSON
6 7 (14.00%) REST
6 7 (14.00%) Spring
6 7 (14.00%) Spring MVC
7 1 (2.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (98.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (66.00%) TDD
3 30 (60.00%) Scrum
4 25 (50.00%) MVC
5 19 (38.00%) OO
6 18 (36.00%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (36.00%) User Stories
6 18 (36.00%) Web Application Development
7 17 (34.00%) E-Commerce
7 17 (34.00%) Software Engineering
8 11 (22.00%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (20.00%) OOD
9 10 (20.00%) OOP
9 10 (20.00%) SDLC
10 9 (18.00%) Exploratory Testing
10 9 (18.00%) Manual Testing
10 9 (18.00%) Performance Testing
11 8 (16.00%) Wireframes
12 7 (14.00%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (8.00%) Procedural Programming
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.00%) C#
2 18 (36.00%) Ruby
2 18 (36.00%) VB
2 18 (36.00%) VB.NET
3 17 (34.00%) Java
4 9 (18.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (18.00%) Scala
5 8 (16.00%) SQL
6 7 (14.00%) C
7 6 (12.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) Degree
1 1 (2.00%) ISEB
1 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.00%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (36.00%) Google
2 2 (4.00%) hybris
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