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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 32 45 75
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +30
Permanent jobs citing BDD 50 33 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 6.75% 4.43% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.66% 4.98% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 22 32 2
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -44.82%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
653 662 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 88.12% 88.86% 83.78%
Number of salaries quoted 454 611 547
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £31,500 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £56,760 £64,550 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 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
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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 +8 46 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Towcester - 3 £45,000 -
BDD
East Midlands

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 107 (89.92%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (74.79%) TDD
3 85 (71.43%) Scrum
4 66 (55.46%) MVC
5 59 (49.58%) Java
6 58 (48.74%) Git (software)
7 57 (47.90%) User Stories
8 54 (45.38%) C#
9 46 (38.66%) Web Services
10 44 (36.97%) .NET
11 39 (32.77%) Software Engineering
11 39 (32.77%) SDLC
12 35 (29.41%) Spring MVC
12 35 (29.41%) REST
12 35 (29.41%) Spring
12 35 (29.41%) JSON
12 35 (29.41%) OOP
12 35 (29.41%) OOD
13 34 (28.57%) MySQL
13 34 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
14 33 (27.73%) Mentoring
14 33 (27.73%) J2EE
14 33 (27.73%) JUnit
14 33 (27.73%) OO
15 31 (26.05%) ASP.NET
15 31 (26.05%) SQL Server
15 31 (26.05%) ASP.NET Web API
15 31 (26.05%) Web Application Development
15 31 (26.05%) SQL Server 2014
15 31 (26.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 26 (21.85%) Node.js
2 1 (0.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.84%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (28.57%) MySQL
2 31 (26.05%) SQL Server
2 31 (26.05%) SQL Server 2014
3 26 (21.85%) NoSQL
4 24 (20.17%) Apache Hive
5 12 (10.08%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 58 (48.74%) Git (software)
2 33 (27.73%) JUnit
3 10 (8.40%) Gatling
4 7 (5.88%) Cucumber
4 7 (5.88%) Selenium
5 4 (3.36%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.84%) JIRA
6 1 (0.84%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (20.17%) Retail
2 5 (4.20%) Advertising
2 5 (4.20%) Finance
2 5 (4.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (32.77%) Developer
1 39 (32.77%) Software Engineer
2 31 (26.05%) .NET Developer
3 19 (15.97%) Analyst
3 19 (15.97%) Business Analyst
4 18 (15.13%) Java Engineer
5 17 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
5 17 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
6 16 (13.45%) Senior Software Engineer
7 15 (12.61%) E-Commerce Analyst
7 15 (12.61%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
8 11 (9.24%) Performance Tester
8 11 (9.24%) Tester
9 8 (6.72%) Agile Business Analyst
9 8 (6.72%) Java Developer
10 4 (3.36%) Automation Engineer
10 4 (3.36%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
10 4 (3.36%) Senior Test Engineer
10 4 (3.36%) Test Automation Engineer
10 4 (3.36%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (38.66%) Web Services
2 44 (36.97%) .NET
3 35 (29.41%) JSON
3 35 (29.41%) REST
3 35 (29.41%) Spring
3 35 (29.41%) Spring MVC
4 33 (27.73%) J2EE
5 31 (26.05%) ASP.NET
5 31 (26.05%) ASP.NET MVC
5 31 (26.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 31 (26.05%) ASP.NET Web API
5 31 (26.05%) RESTful
6 26 (21.85%) WCF
7 14 (11.76%) HTML
8 3 (2.52%) AngularJS
8 3 (2.52%) CSS
8 3 (2.52%) CSS3
8 3 (2.52%) HTML5
9 2 (1.68%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.97%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.20%) Mainframe
3 3 (2.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (19.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (89.92%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (74.79%) TDD
3 85 (71.43%) Scrum
4 66 (55.46%) MVC
5 57 (47.90%) User Stories
6 39 (32.77%) SDLC
6 39 (32.77%) Software Engineering
7 35 (29.41%) OOD
7 35 (29.41%) OOP
8 34 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
9 33 (27.73%) Mentoring
9 33 (27.73%) OO
10 31 (26.05%) Web Application Development
11 30 (25.21%) E-Commerce
12 26 (21.85%) Business Intelligence
13 21 (17.65%) Procedural Programming
14 12 (10.08%) Continuous Improvement
15 11 (9.24%) Performance Testing
16 6 (5.04%) Automation Testing
17 5 (4.20%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 59 (49.58%) Java
2 54 (45.38%) C#
3 26 (21.85%) Ruby
3 26 (21.85%) VB
3 26 (21.85%) VB.NET
4 25 (21.01%) SQL
5 14 (11.76%) JavaScript
6 10 (8.40%) Scala
7 5 (4.20%) COBOL
8 1 (0.84%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (5.88%) ISTQB
2 4 (3.36%) Degree
2 4 (3.36%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.24%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (14.29%) Google
2 9 (7.56%) hybris
3 5 (4.20%) Facebook
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