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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 31 29 63
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +34
Permanent jobs citing BDD 35 76 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 5.77% 8.28% 3.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.54% 9.31% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 22 68 28
Median salary £42,500 £39,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.91% -0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
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
535 816 830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 88.14% 88.89% 86.28%
Number of salaries quoted 354 736 762
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £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 27 September 2016.

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 27 September 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 -6 28 £42,500 - 2
Daventry - 7 £45,000 - 1
BDD
East Midlands

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 64 (98.46%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (76.92%) TDD
3 37 (56.92%) Git (software)
4 36 (55.38%) MVC
5 33 (50.77%) Scrum
6 32 (49.23%) .NET
7 30 (46.15%) SQL Server
7 30 (46.15%) C#
8 29 (44.62%) Node.js
9 26 (40.00%) Web Application Development
9 26 (40.00%) RESTful
9 26 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 26 (40.00%) NoSQL
9 26 (40.00%) WCF
9 26 (40.00%) Ruby
9 26 (40.00%) Java
9 26 (40.00%) VB
9 26 (40.00%) VB.NET
9 26 (40.00%) ASP.NET
9 26 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 26 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
9 26 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 22 (33.85%) J2EE
11 20 (30.77%) OO
11 20 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
12 17 (26.15%) JavaScript
12 17 (26.15%) Google
13 15 (23.08%) Software Engineering
13 15 (23.08%) HTML
13 15 (23.08%) E-Commerce

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 1 (1.54%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 26 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 26 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 10 (15.38%) MySQL
4 4 (6.15%) Apache Hive
4 4 (6.15%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.08%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.54%) BigQuery
6 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 37 (56.92%) Git (software)
2 12 (18.46%) Cucumber
3 11 (16.92%) JUnit
4 9 (13.85%) Gatling
4 9 (13.85%) Selenium
5 7 (10.77%) Eclipse
6 5 (7.69%) Gradle
6 5 (7.69%) Jenkins
6 5 (7.69%) SonarQube
7 4 (6.15%) FitNesse
8 3 (4.62%) Artifactory
8 3 (4.62%) Grunt
8 3 (4.62%) gulp
8 3 (4.62%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (3.08%) IntelliJ
9 2 (3.08%) JProfiler
9 2 (3.08%) Maven
10 1 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 7 (10.77%) Retail
2 1 (1.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (52.31%) Developer
2 26 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (13.85%) Agile Tester
3 9 (13.85%) Automation Tester
3 9 (13.85%) Performance Tester
3 9 (13.85%) Tester
4 6 (9.23%) Agile Business Analyst
4 6 (9.23%) Analyst
4 6 (9.23%) Business Analyst
4 6 (9.23%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 6 (9.23%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 6 (9.23%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (9.23%) Senior Business Analyst
4 6 (9.23%) Senior E-Commerce Analyst
4 6 (9.23%) Senior E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 5 (7.69%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Senior Test Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (49.23%) .NET
2 29 (44.62%) Node.js
3 26 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 26 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 26 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 26 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 26 (40.00%) RESTful
3 26 (40.00%) WCF
4 22 (33.85%) J2EE
5 15 (23.08%) HTML
6 14 (21.54%) JSON
7 12 (18.46%) REST
7 12 (18.46%) Spring
8 11 (16.92%) Web Services
9 9 (13.85%) GWT
9 9 (13.85%) Spring MVC
10 7 (10.77%) .NET Framework
10 7 (10.77%) Code First Entity Framework
10 7 (10.77%) Entity Framework
11 6 (9.23%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.08%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.46%) Unix
2 3 (4.62%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (98.46%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (76.92%) TDD
3 36 (55.38%) MVC
4 33 (50.77%) Scrum
5 26 (40.00%) Web Application Development
6 20 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
6 20 (30.77%) OO
7 15 (23.08%) E-Commerce
7 15 (23.08%) Software Engineering
8 12 (18.46%) User Stories
9 11 (16.92%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (13.85%) Exploratory Testing
10 9 (13.85%) Manual Testing
10 9 (13.85%) OOD
10 9 (13.85%) OOP
10 9 (13.85%) Performance Testing
11 6 (9.23%) Wireframes
12 5 (7.69%) Front End Development
12 5 (7.69%) SDLC
12 5 (7.69%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 30 (46.15%) C#
2 26 (40.00%) Java
2 26 (40.00%) Ruby
2 26 (40.00%) VB
2 26 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 17 (26.15%) JavaScript
4 9 (13.85%) Scala
5 6 (9.23%) SQL
6 3 (4.62%) C
7 2 (3.08%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 7 (10.77%) Degree
2 5 (7.69%) ISEB
2 5 (7.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.85%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (26.15%) Google
2 5 (7.69%) Cognizant
2 5 (7.69%) hybris
2 5 (7.69%) Perforce
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle
4 1 (1.54%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.54%) Tableau
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Dawson & Walsh
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Northampton, Northamptonshire
Cognizant
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