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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 32 26 70
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +44
Permanent jobs citing BDD 37 50 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 7.01% 8.08% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.69% 9.24% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 20 46 2
Median salary £42,500 £39,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.28% -7.64%
UK excluding London median salary £44,275 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.17% +2.40%
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
481 541 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 91.10% 87.40% 88.85%
Number of salaries quoted 369 461 495
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 24 May 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 83 (98.81%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (80.95%) TDD
3 57 (67.86%) Scrum
4 53 (63.10%) Git (software)
5 50 (59.52%) MVC
5 50 (59.52%) User Stories
6 45 (53.57%) .NET
7 42 (50.00%) C#
8 39 (46.43%) Web Services
9 38 (45.24%) SDLC
10 37 (44.05%) Software Engineering
11 33 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
11 33 (39.29%) Java
12 31 (36.90%) OO
13 29 (34.52%) SQL Server
14 28 (33.33%) SQL
15 27 (32.14%) OOD
15 27 (32.14%) OOP
16 26 (30.95%) Business Intelligence
16 26 (30.95%) VB
16 26 (30.95%) VB.NET
16 26 (30.95%) ASP.NET
16 26 (30.95%) WCF
16 26 (30.95%) RESTful
16 26 (30.95%) ASP.NET MVC
16 26 (30.95%) Ruby
16 26 (30.95%) Web Application Development
16 26 (30.95%) ASP.NET Web API
16 26 (30.95%) NoSQL
16 26 (30.95%) Node.js

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 26 (30.95%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (34.52%) SQL Server
2 26 (30.95%) NoSQL
2 26 (30.95%) SQL Server 2014
3 22 (26.19%) MySQL
4 15 (17.86%) Apache Hive
4 15 (17.86%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 53 (63.10%) Git (software)
2 24 (28.57%) JUnit
3 4 (4.76%) Gatling
4 3 (3.57%) Cucumber
4 3 (3.57%) FitNesse
4 3 (3.57%) Selenium
General
1 24 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (39.29%) Software Engineer
2 31 (36.90%) Developer
3 26 (30.95%) .NET Developer
4 12 (14.29%) Agile Business Analyst
4 12 (14.29%) Analyst
4 12 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 12 (14.29%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 12 (14.29%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 11 (13.10%) Java Engineer
6 10 (11.90%) C# Software Engineer
6 10 (11.90%) Java Software Engineer
7 7 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
7 7 (8.33%) Senior E-Commerce Analyst
7 7 (8.33%) Senior E-Commerce Business Analyst
8 6 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (5.95%) COBOL Developer
9 5 (5.95%) Senior Java Engineer
9 5 (5.95%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 4 (4.76%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (53.57%) .NET
2 39 (46.43%) Web Services
3 26 (30.95%) ASP.NET
3 26 (30.95%) ASP.NET MVC
3 26 (30.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 26 (30.95%) ASP.NET Web API
3 26 (30.95%) RESTful
3 26 (30.95%) WCF
4 25 (29.76%) J2EE
5 24 (28.57%) JSON
5 24 (28.57%) REST
5 24 (28.57%) Spring
5 24 (28.57%) Spring MVC
6 4 (4.76%) GWT
6 4 (4.76%) HTML
7 1 (1.19%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.14%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.62%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (98.81%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (80.95%) TDD
3 57 (67.86%) Scrum
4 50 (59.52%) MVC
4 50 (59.52%) User Stories
5 38 (45.24%) SDLC
6 37 (44.05%) Software Engineering
7 33 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (36.90%) OO
9 27 (32.14%) OOD
9 27 (32.14%) OOP
10 26 (30.95%) Business Intelligence
10 26 (30.95%) Web Application Development
11 22 (26.19%) Mentoring
12 21 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
13 19 (22.62%) Procedural Programming
14 16 (19.05%) E-Commerce
15 12 (14.29%) Wireframes
16 4 (4.76%) Manual Testing
16 4 (4.76%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (50.00%) C#
2 33 (39.29%) Java
3 28 (33.33%) SQL
4 26 (30.95%) Ruby
4 26 (30.95%) VB
4 26 (30.95%) VB.NET
5 15 (17.86%) COBOL
6 9 (10.71%) C
7 4 (4.76%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.76%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (20.24%) Google
2 7 (8.33%) hybris
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