The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 39 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 52 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 5.66% 0.75% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.82% 0.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 51 7 0
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
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
763 783 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 83.12% 84.28% 75.95%
Number of salaries quoted 657 662 412
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 4 May 2015.

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 4 May 2015. 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
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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 - 43 £40,000 - 2
Corby - 5 £50,000 -
BDD
East Midlands

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 65 (77.38%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (61.90%) TDD
3 48 (57.14%) Scrum
4 45 (53.57%) Git (software)
5 40 (47.62%) MVC
6 37 (44.05%) C#
7 35 (41.67%) User Stories
8 29 (34.52%) Ruby
9 27 (32.14%) SQL
9 27 (32.14%) .NET
9 27 (32.14%) SQL Server
9 27 (32.14%) ASP.NET
9 27 (32.14%) ASP.NET Web API
9 27 (32.14%) Web Application Development
9 27 (32.14%) Node.js
9 27 (32.14%) NoSQL
9 27 (32.14%) WCF
9 27 (32.14%) RESTful
9 27 (32.14%) ASP.NET MVC
10 24 (28.57%) Web Services
10 24 (28.57%) Retail
10 24 (28.57%) Software Engineering
11 23 (27.38%) UNIX
11 23 (27.38%) Java
11 23 (27.38%) Cucumber
12 22 (26.19%) Business Intelligence
12 22 (26.19%) VB
12 22 (26.19%) VB.NET
13 21 (25.00%) Mentoring
14 20 (23.81%) Continuous Integration

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 27 (32.14%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (32.14%) SQL Server
1 27 (32.14%) NoSQL
2 18 (21.43%) Apache Hive
3 14 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 10 (11.90%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 45 (53.57%) Git (software)
2 23 (27.38%) Cucumber
3 15 (17.86%) JUnit
4 6 (7.14%) Selenium
5 5 (5.95%) Calabash
6 2 (2.38%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (28.57%) Retail
2 7 (8.33%) Finance
3 2 (2.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (41.67%) Developer
2 27 (32.14%) .NET Developer
3 20 (23.81%) Analyst
4 19 (22.62%) Software Engineer
5 10 (11.90%) QA Analyst
6 7 (8.33%) Tester
7 6 (7.14%) Business Analyst
8 5 (5.95%) Agile Business Analyst
8 5 (5.95%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) Software Tester
9 4 (4.76%) Pick Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Test Analyst
10 3 (3.57%) Test Engineer
10 3 (3.57%) Senior Software Developer
10 3 (3.57%) C# Software Engineer
10 3 (3.57%) Java Software Engineer
11 2 (2.38%) AWS Developer
11 2 (2.38%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (32.14%) .NET
1 27 (32.14%) ASP.NET
1 27 (32.14%) ASP.NET Web API
1 27 (32.14%) WCF
1 27 (32.14%) RESTful
1 27 (32.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 24 (28.57%) Web Services
3 14 (16.67%) Spring
4 13 (15.48%) REST
4 13 (15.48%) Spring MVC
4 13 (15.48%) JSON
5 11 (13.10%) J2EE
6 2 (2.38%) Middleware
7 1 (1.19%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.19%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.95%) Social Media
1 5 (5.95%) BBC
2 3 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.38%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (2.38%) EPoS
4 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (27.38%) UNIX
2 5 (5.95%) Apple iOS
2 5 (5.95%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (77.38%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (61.90%) TDD
3 48 (57.14%) Scrum
4 40 (47.62%) MVC
5 35 (41.67%) User Stories
6 27 (32.14%) Web Application Development
7 24 (28.57%) Software Engineering
8 22 (26.19%) Business Intelligence
9 21 (25.00%) Mentoring
10 20 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (21.43%) Procedural Programming
12 16 (19.05%) E-Commerce
13 15 (17.86%) OO
14 13 (15.48%) Continuous Improvement
15 10 (11.90%) OOD
15 10 (11.90%) OOP
16 8 (9.52%) Automated Testing
16 8 (9.52%) Automation Testing
16 8 (9.52%) Manual Testing
16 8 (9.52%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 37 (44.05%) C#
2 29 (34.52%) Ruby
3 27 (32.14%) SQL
4 23 (27.38%) Java
5 22 (26.19%) VB
5 22 (26.19%) VB.NET
6 8 (9.52%) COBOL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (22.62%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (5.95%) Facebook
1 5 (5.95%) Apple
1 5 (5.95%) Yahoo!
1 5 (5.95%) Google
1 5 (5.95%) Sony
2 1 (1.19%) hybris
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago