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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 54 26 61
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +35
Permanent jobs citing BDD 22 68 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.24% 7.26% 2.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.69% 8.20% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 13 58 25
Median salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% -3.75%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
597 829 770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 88.05% 88.57% 83.42%
Number of salaries quoted 388 755 695
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 £60,000 £60,000
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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -15 15 £42,500 - 3
Daventry - 7 £45,000 - 1
BDD
East Midlands

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 56 (98.25%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (70.18%) TDD
3 33 (57.89%) Git (software)
4 32 (56.14%) .NET
4 32 (56.14%) MVC
5 30 (52.63%) Scrum
6 28 (49.12%) SQL Server
7 27 (47.37%) C#
8 25 (43.86%) VB
8 25 (43.86%) VB.NET
8 25 (43.86%) ASP.NET
8 25 (43.86%) WCF
8 25 (43.86%) Ruby
8 25 (43.86%) RESTful
8 25 (43.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 25 (43.86%) NoSQL
8 25 (43.86%) Node.js
8 25 (43.86%) Web Application Development
8 25 (43.86%) ASP.NET Web API
8 25 (43.86%) SQL Server 2014
8 25 (43.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 19 (33.33%) OO
10 18 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (31.58%) Google
10 18 (31.58%) User Stories
11 17 (29.82%) Software Engineering
11 17 (29.82%) E-Commerce
11 17 (29.82%) J2EE
11 17 (29.82%) Java
12 13 (22.81%) Unix

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (49.12%) SQL Server
2 25 (43.86%) NoSQL
2 25 (43.86%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (12.28%) MySQL
4 4 (7.02%) MongoDB
5 3 (5.26%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 33 (57.89%) Git (software)
2 9 (15.79%) Gatling
3 7 (12.28%) JUnit
4 4 (7.02%) Cucumber
4 4 (7.02%) Selenium
5 3 (5.26%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (12.28%) Retail
2 1 (1.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (49.12%) Developer
2 25 (43.86%) .NET Developer
3 9 (15.79%) Agile Tester
3 9 (15.79%) Automation Tester
3 9 (15.79%) Performance Tester
3 9 (15.79%) Tester
4 8 (14.04%) Agile Business Analyst
4 8 (14.04%) Analyst
4 8 (14.04%) Business Analyst
4 8 (14.04%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 8 (14.04%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 8 (14.04%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (14.04%) Senior Business Analyst
4 8 (14.04%) Senior E-Commerce Analyst
4 8 (14.04%) Senior E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 8 (14.04%) Software Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Scrum Master
6 2 (3.51%) COBOL Developer
6 2 (3.51%) Java Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (56.14%) .NET
2 25 (43.86%) ASP.NET
2 25 (43.86%) ASP.NET MVC
2 25 (43.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 25 (43.86%) ASP.NET Web API
2 25 (43.86%) Node.js
2 25 (43.86%) RESTful
2 25 (43.86%) WCF
3 17 (29.82%) J2EE
4 11 (19.30%) Web Services
5 9 (15.79%) GWT
5 9 (15.79%) HTML
6 7 (12.28%) .NET Framework
6 7 (12.28%) Code First Entity Framework
6 7 (12.28%) Entity Framework
6 7 (12.28%) JSON
6 7 (12.28%) REST
6 7 (12.28%) Spring
6 7 (12.28%) Spring MVC
7 1 (1.75%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.51%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.81%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (98.25%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (70.18%) TDD
3 32 (56.14%) MVC
4 30 (52.63%) Scrum
5 25 (43.86%) Web Application Development
6 19 (33.33%) OO
7 18 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (31.58%) User Stories
8 17 (29.82%) E-Commerce
8 17 (29.82%) Software Engineering
9 11 (19.30%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (17.54%) OOD
10 10 (17.54%) OOP
10 10 (17.54%) SDLC
11 9 (15.79%) Exploratory Testing
11 9 (15.79%) Manual Testing
11 9 (15.79%) Performance Testing
12 8 (14.04%) Wireframes
13 7 (12.28%) Continuous Improvement
14 4 (7.02%) Procedural Programming
Programming Languages
1 27 (47.37%) C#
2 25 (43.86%) Ruby
2 25 (43.86%) VB
2 25 (43.86%) VB.NET
3 17 (29.82%) Java
4 9 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 9 (15.79%) Scala
5 8 (14.04%) SQL
6 7 (12.28%) C
7 6 (10.53%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.75%) Degree
1 1 (1.75%) ISEB
1 1 (1.75%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.79%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (31.58%) Google
2 2 (3.51%) hybris
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