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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 70 41 62
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +21
Permanent jobs citing BDD 14 22 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.83% 3.82% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 4.50% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 10
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
671 489 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 87.60% 84.90% 80.42%
Number of salaries quoted 578 403 496
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 24 December 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) TDD
2 16 (84.21%) C#
2 16 (84.21%) .NET
2 16 (84.21%) MVC
2 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (78.95%) ASP.NET
4 14 (73.68%) .NET Framework
4 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (68.42%) Git (software)
5 13 (68.42%) RESTful
5 13 (68.42%) NoSQL
6 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
6 12 (63.16%) Ruby
6 12 (63.16%) WCF
6 12 (63.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 12 (63.16%) Node.js
6 12 (63.16%) Web Application Development
6 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
8 4 (21.05%) CRM
9 3 (15.79%) Java
9 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (10.53%) HTML
10 2 (10.53%) CSS
10 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
10 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
10 2 (10.53%) N-Tier
10 2 (10.53%) ETL
10 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (10.53%) Microsoft

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 12 (63.16%) Node.js
2 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (68.42%) NoSQL
2 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.26%) CouchDB
4 1 (5.26%) Couchbase
4 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (68.42%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) Maven
3 1 (5.26%) Ant
General
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (73.68%) .NET Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 2 (10.53%) CRM Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
5 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Java Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Microsoft Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) .NET
2 15 (78.95%) ASP.NET
3 14 (73.68%) .NET Framework
3 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (68.42%) RESTful
5 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET Web API
5 12 (63.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 12 (63.16%) WCF
6 2 (10.53%) Spring MVC
6 2 (10.53%) CSS3
6 2 (10.53%) CSS
6 2 (10.53%) HTML
6 2 (10.53%) Spring
7 1 (5.26%) J2EE
7 1 (5.26%) Web Services
7 1 (5.26%) LAMP
7 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
7 1 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (5.26%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) UNIX
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) TDD
2 16 (84.21%) MVC
2 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (63.16%) Web Application Development
4 4 (21.05%) CRM
5 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.53%) ETL
6 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.53%) Pair Programming
6 2 (10.53%) Data Management
7 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.26%) Refactoring
7 1 (5.26%) Release Management
7 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.26%) ATDD
7 1 (5.26%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) C#
2 12 (63.16%) Ruby
3 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.79%) Java
5 1 (5.26%) SQL
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.26%) Scala
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
Sheffield
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