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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 61 58 54
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing BDD 14 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.90% 1.61% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% 1.90% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 5
Average salary £47,500 £37,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.82% +7.85%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
656 579 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 89.25% 84.77% 85.65%
Number of salaries quoted 557 479 352
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 28 (100.00%) TDD
2 26 (92.86%) C#
2 26 (92.86%) .NET
3 25 (89.29%) ASP.NET
3 25 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (85.71%) MVC
4 24 (85.71%) .NET Framework
4 24 (85.71%) Git (software)
4 24 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 23 (82.14%) NoSQL
5 23 (82.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 23 (82.14%) Node.js
5 23 (82.14%) Web Application Development
5 23 (82.14%) ASP.NET Web API
5 23 (82.14%) RESTful
5 23 (82.14%) WCF
5 23 (82.14%) Ruby
5 23 (82.14%) SQL Server
6 3 (10.71%) CRM
6 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
7 2 (7.14%) J2EE
7 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
7 2 (7.14%) ETL
7 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
7 2 (7.14%) Java
7 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
7 2 (7.14%) LAMP
7 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
7 2 (7.14%) Data Management

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (82.14%) Node.js
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (82.14%) SQL Server
1 23 (82.14%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) Maven
General
1 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (100.00%) Developer
2 24 (85.71%) .NET Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 2 (7.14%) CRM Developer
4 1 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (3.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
4 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (3.57%) PHP Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Microsoft Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (92.86%) .NET
2 25 (89.29%) ASP.NET
3 24 (85.71%) .NET Framework
3 24 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 23 (82.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 23 (82.14%) ASP.NET Web API
4 23 (82.14%) WCF
4 23 (82.14%) RESTful
5 2 (7.14%) LAMP
5 2 (7.14%) J2EE
6 1 (3.57%) CSS
6 1 (3.57%) HTML
6 1 (3.57%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) TDD
2 25 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (85.71%) MVC
4 23 (82.14%) Web Application Development
5 3 (10.71%) CRM
6 2 (7.14%) ETL
6 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.14%) Data Management
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.57%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (92.86%) C#
2 23 (82.14%) Ruby
3 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.14%) Java
5 1 (3.57%) PHP
5 1 (3.57%) SQL
5 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) VCP4
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
Sheffield
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago