The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 43 29 73
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +44
Permanent jobs citing BDD 30 63 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.05% 7.05% 1.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.41% 8.03% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 13 49 13
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
BDD
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
681 785 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 91.90% 87.91% 84.47%
Number of salaries quoted 463 706 673
Median salary £40,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Northamptonshire region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -19 26 £42,500 +10.38% 2
Daventry - 4 £45,000 - 1
BDD
East Midlands

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for BDD.

1 71 (98.61%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (76.39%) TDD
3 46 (63.89%) Git (software)
4 43 (59.72%) MVC
4 43 (59.72%) Scrum
5 42 (58.33%) .NET
6 33 (45.83%) C#
7 31 (43.06%) SQL Server
7 31 (43.06%) User Stories
8 28 (38.89%) ASP.NET Web API
8 28 (38.89%) Web Application Development
8 28 (38.89%) NoSQL
8 28 (38.89%) Node.js
8 28 (38.89%) SQL Server 2014
8 28 (38.89%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 28 (38.89%) ASP.NET
8 28 (38.89%) VB
8 28 (38.89%) VB.NET
8 28 (38.89%) RESTful
8 28 (38.89%) WCF
8 28 (38.89%) ASP.NET MVC
8 28 (38.89%) Ruby
9 27 (37.50%) Software Engineering
9 27 (37.50%) OO
10 24 (33.33%) Java
10 24 (33.33%) Web Services
10 24 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (31.94%) SDLC
12 22 (30.56%) Business Intelligence
13 21 (29.17%) J2EE

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (43.06%) SQL Server
2 28 (38.89%) NoSQL
2 28 (38.89%) SQL Server 2014
3 15 (20.83%) MySQL
4 9 (12.50%) MongoDB
5 6 (8.33%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 46 (63.89%) Git (software)
2 15 (20.83%) JUnit
3 9 (12.50%) Gatling
4 3 (4.17%) Cucumber
4 3 (4.17%) FitNesse
4 3 (4.17%) Selenium
General
1 15 (20.83%) Retail
2 2 (2.78%) Games
3 1 (1.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (47.22%) Developer
2 28 (38.89%) .NET Developer
3 18 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 9 (12.50%) Agile Tester
4 9 (12.50%) Automation Tester
4 9 (12.50%) Performance Tester
4 9 (12.50%) Tester
5 8 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
5 8 (11.11%) Analyst
5 8 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 8 (11.11%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 8 (11.11%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 8 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
5 8 (11.11%) Senior E-Commerce Analyst
5 8 (11.11%) Senior E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) COBOL Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Java Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (58.33%) .NET
2 28 (38.89%) ASP.NET
2 28 (38.89%) ASP.NET MVC
2 28 (38.89%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 28 (38.89%) ASP.NET Web API
2 28 (38.89%) Node.js
2 28 (38.89%) RESTful
2 28 (38.89%) WCF
3 24 (33.33%) Web Services
4 21 (29.17%) J2EE
5 15 (20.83%) JSON
5 15 (20.83%) REST
5 15 (20.83%) Spring
5 15 (20.83%) Spring MVC
6 9 (12.50%) GWT
6 9 (12.50%) HTML
7 4 (5.56%) .NET Framework
7 4 (5.56%) Code First Entity Framework
7 4 (5.56%) Entity Framework
8 1 (1.39%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.94%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (98.61%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (76.39%) TDD
3 43 (59.72%) MVC
3 43 (59.72%) Scrum
4 31 (43.06%) User Stories
5 28 (38.89%) Web Application Development
6 27 (37.50%) OO
6 27 (37.50%) Software Engineering
7 24 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (31.94%) SDLC
9 22 (30.56%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (25.00%) OOD
10 18 (25.00%) OOP
11 17 (23.61%) Continuous Improvement
11 17 (23.61%) E-Commerce
12 9 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
12 9 (12.50%) Manual Testing
12 9 (12.50%) Performance Testing
12 9 (12.50%) Procedural Programming
13 8 (11.11%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 33 (45.83%) C#
2 28 (38.89%) Ruby
2 28 (38.89%) VB
2 28 (38.89%) VB.NET
3 24 (33.33%) Java
4 18 (25.00%) SQL
5 14 (19.44%) COBOL
6 11 (15.28%) C
7 9 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 9 (12.50%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (25.00%) Google
2 3 (4.17%) hybris
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £excellent+bens+bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Northampton
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
RS Components
Posted: 13 days ago