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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 63 47 68
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +21
Permanent jobs citing BDD 14 21 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.94% 3.22% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 3.74% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 4
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -2.59%
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
634 561 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 88.06% 86.04% 81.02%
Number of salaries quoted 537 454 434
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £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 26 January 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 23 (100.00%) TDD
2 21 (91.30%) C#
2 21 (91.30%) .NET
3 20 (86.96%) ASP.NET
3 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (86.96%) MVC
4 19 (82.61%) .NET Framework
4 19 (82.61%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (78.26%) Git (software)
5 18 (78.26%) RESTful
6 17 (73.91%) NoSQL
6 17 (73.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 17 (73.91%) Node.js
6 17 (73.91%) Web Application Development
6 17 (73.91%) ASP.NET Web API
6 17 (73.91%) WCF
6 17 (73.91%) Ruby
6 17 (73.91%) SQL Server
7 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
8 4 (17.39%) CRM
9 2 (8.70%) CSS
9 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
9 2 (8.70%) N-Tier
9 2 (8.70%) ETL
9 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
9 2 (8.70%) HTML
9 2 (8.70%) Java
9 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
9 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 17 (73.91%) Node.js
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (73.91%) SQL Server
1 17 (73.91%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (78.26%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.70%) Maven
3 1 (4.35%) Ant
General
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 19 (82.61%) .NET Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
4 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Developer
4 2 (8.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 2 (8.70%) CRM Developer
4 2 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Java Programmer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Microsoft Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (91.30%) .NET
2 20 (86.96%) ASP.NET
3 19 (82.61%) .NET Framework
3 19 (82.61%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (78.26%) RESTful
5 17 (73.91%) WCF
5 17 (73.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 17 (73.91%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (8.70%) CSS3
6 2 (8.70%) HTML
6 2 (8.70%) CSS
7 1 (4.35%) Web Services
7 1 (4.35%) LAMP
7 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
7 1 (4.35%) Spring
7 1 (4.35%) Spring MVC
7 1 (4.35%) J2EE
7 1 (4.35%) Spring Web Flow
7 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (4.35%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.35%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) TDD
2 20 (86.96%) MVC
2 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (73.91%) Web Application Development
4 4 (17.39%) CRM
5 2 (8.70%) ETL
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.70%) Data Management
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.35%) Pair Programming
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.35%) Release Management
6 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) C#
2 17 (73.91%) Ruby
3 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.70%) Java
5 1 (4.35%) SQL
5 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.35%) Scala
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
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