The first table below looks at the demand for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 63 68 64
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing BDD 15 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.72% 0.15% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 0.21% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 4
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
708 484 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 81.38% 73.67% 77.62%
Number of salaries quoted 651 426 455
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
BDD
East Midlands

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

BDD
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Northamptonshire region.

BDD Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

BDD
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

BDD Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

BDD
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -15 9 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Towcester - 5 £30,000 - 1
BDD
East Midlands

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 20 (95.24%) TDD
2 19 (90.48%) C#
3 16 (76.19%) MVC
3 16 (76.19%) .NET
3 16 (76.19%) SQL Server
3 16 (76.19%) ASP.NET
3 16 (76.19%) WCF
3 16 (76.19%) ASP.NET MVC
3 16 (76.19%) Web Application Development
4 13 (61.90%) Kanban
4 13 (61.90%) Scrum
5 11 (52.38%) NHibernate
5 11 (52.38%) Music Industry
5 11 (52.38%) NUnit
5 11 (52.38%) Rhino Mocks
5 11 (52.38%) Moq
5 11 (52.38%) Razor View Engine
5 11 (52.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (52.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 7 (33.33%) Ruby
7 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (23.81%) VB
7 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
7 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (23.81%) NoSQL
7 5 (23.81%) Node.js
7 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
7 5 (23.81%) RESTful
8 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (14.29%) Selenium

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 5 (23.81%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (76.19%) SQL Server
2 11 (52.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (23.81%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) NUnit
1 11 (52.38%) Rhino Mocks
1 11 (52.38%) Moq
2 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
3 3 (14.29%) Selenium
4 2 (9.52%) WATIR
4 2 (9.52%) Sahi
4 2 (9.52%) WebDriver
4 2 (9.52%) Jasmine
4 2 (9.52%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.76%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (4.76%) MSTest
5 1 (4.76%) FitNesse
General
1 11 (52.38%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Developer
2 16 (76.19%) .NET Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) QA Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) ScrumMaster
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Coach
4 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) .NET
1 16 (76.19%) ASP.NET
1 16 (76.19%) ASP.NET MVC
1 16 (76.19%) WCF
2 11 (52.38%) Razor View Engine
2 11 (52.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 11 (52.38%) NHibernate
3 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (23.81%) RESTful
4 2 (9.52%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) TDD
2 16 (76.19%) MVC
2 16 (76.19%) Web Application Development
3 13 (61.90%) Scrum
3 13 (61.90%) Kanban
4 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.52%) Automation Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Extreme Programming
6 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.52%) OOD
6 2 (9.52%) Automated Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
7 1 (4.76%) OOP
7 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.76%) ATDD
7 1 (4.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) C#
2 7 (33.33%) Ruby
3 5 (23.81%) VB
3 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
4 2 (9.52%) Python
4 2 (9.52%) Java
4 2 (9.52%) F#
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
Northamptonshire
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
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Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Towcester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago