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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 37 35 51
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +16
Permanent jobs citing BDD 46 53 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 6.25% 6.64% 3.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.90% 7.40% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 28 28 30
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,600 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
667 716 732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 90.63% 89.72% 88.41%
Number of salaries quoted 502 515 678
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

BDD Salary Histogram 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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +13 45 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Corby - 1 - -
BDD
East Midlands

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 97 (100.00%) TDD
2 89 (91.75%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (75.26%) Git (software)
4 70 (72.16%) Scrum
5 66 (68.04%) MVC
6 55 (56.70%) Java
7 53 (54.64%) JSON
8 49 (50.52%) Spring
8 49 (50.52%) REST
8 49 (50.52%) JUnit
9 48 (49.48%) Web Services
10 47 (48.45%) Continuous Improvement
11 45 (46.39%) J2EE
11 45 (46.39%) MySQL
12 44 (45.36%) Spring MVC
13 41 (42.27%) Cucumber
14 37 (38.14%) JavaScript
15 36 (37.11%) SQL Server
16 34 (35.05%) CSS
16 34 (35.05%) HTML
16 34 (35.05%) MongoDB
16 34 (35.05%) Retail
17 33 (34.02%) HTML5
18 32 (32.99%) Business Intelligence
18 32 (32.99%) Jenkins
18 32 (32.99%) Gradle
19 30 (30.93%) User Stories
20 29 (29.90%) C#
20 29 (29.90%) hybris
21 28 (28.87%) ActiveMQ

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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (10.31%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (10.31%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.31%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.03%) G Suite
2 1 (1.03%) Office 365
2 1 (1.03%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (46.39%) MySQL
2 36 (37.11%) SQL Server
3 34 (35.05%) MongoDB
4 21 (21.65%) NoSQL
4 21 (21.65%) SQL Server 2014
5 15 (15.46%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (15.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (10.31%) BigQuery
7 8 (8.25%) Apache Hive
8 4 (4.12%) RDBMS
8 4 (4.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 73 (75.26%) Git (software)
2 49 (50.52%) JUnit
3 41 (42.27%) Cucumber
4 32 (32.99%) Gradle
4 32 (32.99%) Jenkins
5 28 (28.87%) Artifactory
5 28 (28.87%) Sonatype Nexus
6 13 (13.40%) Selenium
7 9 (9.28%) Eclipse
7 9 (9.28%) SonarQube
8 7 (7.22%) FitNesse
9 5 (5.15%) Grunt
9 5 (5.15%) gulp
10 4 (4.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (4.12%) IntelliJ
10 4 (4.12%) JProfiler
10 4 (4.12%) Maven
11 2 (2.06%) JMeter
11 2 (2.06%) SoapUI
12 1 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 34 (35.05%) Retail
2 2 (2.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 53 (54.64%) Developer
2 26 (26.80%) Architect
3 21 (21.65%) .NET Developer
4 19 (19.59%) Technical Architect
5 16 (16.49%) Java Architect
6 15 (15.46%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 9 (9.28%) Java Technical Architect
7 9 (9.28%) Software Engineer
8 8 (8.25%) Java Developer
9 7 (7.22%) Senior Developer
9 7 (7.22%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (7.22%) Senior Software Engineer
10 6 (6.19%) DevOps Engineer
10 6 (6.19%) Senior DevOps
10 6 (6.19%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 6 (6.19%) Test Engineer
11 5 (5.15%) Agile Developer
11 5 (5.15%) Senior Agile Developer
11 5 (5.15%) Senior Agile Java Developer
11 5 (5.15%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (54.64%) JSON
2 49 (50.52%) REST
2 49 (50.52%) Spring
3 48 (49.48%) Web Services
4 45 (46.39%) J2EE
5 44 (45.36%) Spring MVC
6 34 (35.05%) CSS
6 34 (35.05%) HTML
7 33 (34.02%) HTML5
8 28 (28.87%) .NET
8 28 (28.87%) ActiveMQ
8 28 (28.87%) JMS
9 26 (26.80%) Node.js
10 21 (21.65%) ASP.NET
10 21 (21.65%) ASP.NET MVC
10 21 (21.65%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 21 (21.65%) ASP.NET Web API
10 21 (21.65%) RESTful
10 21 (21.65%) WCF
11 9 (9.28%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.03%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 28 (28.87%) Linux
1 28 (28.87%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (100.00%) TDD
2 89 (91.75%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (72.16%) Scrum
4 66 (68.04%) MVC
5 47 (48.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 32 (32.99%) Business Intelligence
7 30 (30.93%) User Stories
8 26 (26.80%) Refactoring
9 24 (24.74%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (21.65%) OO
10 21 (21.65%) Web Application Development
11 17 (17.53%) OOP
12 16 (16.49%) OOD
13 14 (14.43%) Software Engineering
14 12 (12.37%) Mentoring
15 10 (10.31%) Analytics
16 9 (9.28%) Front End Development
16 9 (9.28%) SDLC
16 9 (9.28%) Unit Testing
17 7 (7.22%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (56.70%) Java
2 37 (38.14%) JavaScript
3 29 (29.90%) C#
4 26 (26.80%) SQL
5 21 (21.65%) Ruby
5 21 (21.65%) VB
5 21 (21.65%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.03%) C
6 1 (1.03%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 19 (19.59%) Degree
2 5 (5.15%) ISEB
2 5 (5.15%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (29.90%) hybris
2 15 (15.46%) Microsoft
2 15 (15.46%) Tableau
3 11 (11.34%) Google
4 9 (9.28%) Cognizant
4 9 (9.28%) Perforce
5 4 (4.12%) Oracle
6 1 (1.03%) HP
6 1 (1.03%) TOWER Software
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