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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 54 63 50
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Permanent jobs citing BDD 19 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.61% 0.32% 2.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.15% 0.47% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 19 2 14
Average salary £47,500 £33,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +2.30%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
604 427 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 83.08% 67.35% 87.02%
Number of salaries quoted 532 379 447
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 3 July 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Sheffield

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 36 (97.30%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (86.49%) TDD
3 31 (83.78%) .NET
4 27 (72.97%) C#
4 27 (72.97%) MVC
4 27 (72.97%) ASP.NET
5 26 (70.27%) Ruby
5 26 (70.27%) .NET Framework
5 26 (70.27%) SQL Server
5 26 (70.27%) WCF
5 26 (70.27%) Git (software)
5 26 (70.27%) RESTful
5 26 (70.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 26 (70.27%) NoSQL
5 26 (70.27%) Entity Framework
5 26 (70.27%) Node.js
5 26 (70.27%) Web Application Development
5 26 (70.27%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (13.51%) Cucumber
6 5 (13.51%) Test Scripting
6 5 (13.51%) Selenium
7 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
7 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
7 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (10.81%) Load Testing
7 4 (10.81%) Security Testing
7 4 (10.81%) SpecFlow
7 4 (10.81%) Gherkin
8 2 (5.41%) Java
8 2 (5.41%) Software Testing

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 26 (70.27%) Node.js
2 1 (2.70%) CMS
2 1 (2.70%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (70.27%) SQL Server
1 26 (70.27%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (70.27%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.51%) Selenium
2 5 (13.51%) Cucumber
3 4 (10.81%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.70%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (75.68%) Developer
2 27 (72.97%) .NET Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Test Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) Agile Test Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Automated Test Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Development Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Test Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Software Consultant
6 1 (2.70%) PHP Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Software Tester
6 1 (2.70%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (83.78%) .NET
2 27 (72.97%) ASP.NET
3 26 (70.27%) .NET Framework
3 26 (70.27%) WCF
3 26 (70.27%) RESTful
3 26 (70.27%) ASP.NET MVC
3 26 (70.27%) Entity Framework
3 26 (70.27%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (10.81%) Gherkin
5 1 (2.70%) HTML
5 1 (2.70%) CSS3
5 1 (2.70%) HTML5
5 1 (2.70%) jQuery
5 1 (2.70%) CSS
5 1 (2.70%) LAMP
5 1 (2.70%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (97.30%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (86.49%) TDD
3 27 (72.97%) MVC
4 26 (70.27%) Web Application Development
5 5 (13.51%) Test Scripting
6 4 (10.81%) Load Testing
6 4 (10.81%) Security Testing
7 2 (5.41%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.70%) Web Development
8 1 (2.70%) Scrum
8 1 (2.70%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.70%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.70%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.70%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 27 (72.97%) C#
2 26 (70.27%) Ruby
3 2 (5.41%) Java
4 1 (2.70%) PHP
4 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) Sitecore
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