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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 56 70 47
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -23
Permanent jobs citing BDD 20 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.61% 0.56% 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.94% 0.74% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 20 2 9
Average salary £47,500 £41,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.15% +17.85%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +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
681 540 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 88.79% 75.63% 83.69%
Number of salaries quoted 575 459 369
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 24 April 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Sheffield

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 32 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (91.18%) .NET
3 29 (85.29%) TDD
4 27 (79.41%) MVC
4 27 (79.41%) ASP.NET
4 27 (79.41%) C#
4 27 (79.41%) Git (software)
5 26 (76.47%) RESTful
5 26 (76.47%) ASP.NET MVC
5 26 (76.47%) NoSQL
5 26 (76.47%) .NET Framework
5 26 (76.47%) WCF
5 26 (76.47%) Entity Framework
5 26 (76.47%) Node.js
5 26 (76.47%) Web Application Development
5 26 (76.47%) ASP.NET Web API
5 26 (76.47%) SQL Server
5 26 (76.47%) Ruby
6 5 (14.71%) Cucumber
6 5 (14.71%) Selenium
7 4 (11.76%) SpecFlow
7 4 (11.76%) Gherkin
7 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
7 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
7 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (8.82%) Java
9 2 (5.88%) J2EE
9 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
9 2 (5.88%) LAMP
9 2 (5.88%) Software Testing

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (76.47%) Node.js
2 1 (2.94%) CMS
2 1 (2.94%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.94%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (76.47%) SQL Server
1 26 (76.47%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 27 (79.41%) Git (software)
2 5 (14.71%) Cucumber
2 5 (14.71%) Selenium
3 4 (11.76%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.94%) Maven
General
1 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (85.29%) Developer
2 27 (79.41%) .NET Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Consultant
4 2 (5.88%) Java Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Test Consultant
4 2 (5.88%) Software Consultant
4 2 (5.88%) Development Consultant
5 1 (2.94%) Tester
5 1 (2.94%) PHP Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Software Tester
5 1 (2.94%) Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (91.18%) .NET
2 27 (79.41%) ASP.NET
3 26 (76.47%) .NET Framework
3 26 (76.47%) WCF
3 26 (76.47%) RESTful
3 26 (76.47%) ASP.NET MVC
3 26 (76.47%) Entity Framework
3 26 (76.47%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (11.76%) Gherkin
5 2 (5.88%) LAMP
5 2 (5.88%) J2EE
6 1 (2.94%) CSS
6 1 (2.94%) HTML
6 1 (2.94%) jQuery
6 1 (2.94%) CSS3
6 1 (2.94%) HTML5
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (85.29%) TDD
3 27 (79.41%) MVC
4 26 (76.47%) Web Application Development
5 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
5 2 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 2 (5.88%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Web Development
6 1 (2.94%) Release Management
6 1 (2.94%) Scrum
6 1 (2.94%) Automated Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.94%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 27 (79.41%) C#
2 26 (76.47%) Ruby
3 3 (8.82%) Java
4 1 (2.94%) PHP
4 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Sitecore
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago