The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 59 76 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 17 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.41% 0.27% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.78% 0.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 0
Average salary £47,500 £41,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
BDD
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
611 560 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 86.79% 75.47% 84.10%
Number of salaries quoted 550 451 390
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

BDD
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Sheffield region.

BDD Salary Trend in Sheffield

BDD
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Sheffield

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 35 (97.22%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (86.11%) TDD
3 28 (77.78%) .NET
4 24 (66.67%) C#
4 24 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 24 (66.67%) MVC
4 24 (66.67%) Git (software)
5 23 (63.89%) RESTful
5 23 (63.89%) .NET Framework
5 23 (63.89%) WCF
5 23 (63.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 23 (63.89%) NoSQL
5 23 (63.89%) Entity Framework
5 23 (63.89%) Node.js
5 23 (63.89%) Web Application Development
5 23 (63.89%) ASP.NET Web API
5 23 (63.89%) Ruby
5 23 (63.89%) SQL Server
6 7 (19.44%) Test Scripting
7 6 (16.67%) Load Testing
7 6 (16.67%) Security Testing
7 6 (16.67%) Selenium
8 5 (13.89%) Cucumber
9 4 (11.11%) SpecFlow
9 4 (11.11%) Gherkin
9 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
9 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (8.33%) Software Testing
11 2 (5.56%) CSS

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 23 (63.89%) Node.js
2 1 (2.78%) CMS
2 1 (2.78%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.78%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (63.89%) SQL Server
1 23 (63.89%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (16.67%) Selenium
3 5 (13.89%) Cucumber
4 4 (11.11%) SpecFlow
5 2 (5.56%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.78%) TestNG
6 1 (2.78%) JUnit
6 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.78%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.78%) HP UFT
Job Titles
1 24 (66.67%) Developer
1 24 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 8 (22.22%) Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) Test Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Automated Test Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Test Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Software Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Development Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Tester
6 1 (2.78%) Lead Test Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (77.78%) .NET
2 24 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 23 (63.89%) .NET Framework
3 23 (63.89%) WCF
3 23 (63.89%) RESTful
3 23 (63.89%) ASP.NET MVC
3 23 (63.89%) Entity Framework
3 23 (63.89%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (11.11%) Gherkin
5 2 (5.56%) HTML
5 2 (5.56%) CSS
6 1 (2.78%) jQuery
6 1 (2.78%) CSS3
6 1 (2.78%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (97.22%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (86.11%) TDD
3 24 (66.67%) MVC
4 23 (63.89%) Web Application Development
5 7 (19.44%) Test Scripting
6 6 (16.67%) Load Testing
6 6 (16.67%) Security Testing
7 3 (8.33%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.78%) Web Development
8 1 (2.78%) Scrum
8 1 (2.78%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.78%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.78%) User Stories
8 1 (2.78%) Line Management
8 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.78%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (2.78%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (66.67%) C#
2 23 (63.89%) Ruby
3 2 (5.56%) Java
3 2 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.78%) ISEB
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) HP
2 1 (2.78%) Sitecore
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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