The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 26 45 70
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +25
Permanent jobs citing BDD 32 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 6.97% 3.23% 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.86% 3.81% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 27 18 14
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -15.78%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
407 473 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 88.67% 84.92% 92.39%
Number of salaries quoted 347 390 583
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

BDD Salary Histogram in Sheffield

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing BDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for BDD.

1 37 (82.22%) TDD
2 30 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 28 (62.22%) Node.js
4 27 (60.00%) AngularJS
5 26 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (48.89%) Git (software)
7 20 (44.44%) NoSQL
7 20 (44.44%) RESTful
7 20 (44.44%) MVC
8 19 (42.22%) C#
9 18 (40.00%) .NET
9 18 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 17 (37.78%) KnockoutJS
11 16 (35.56%) High Availability
11 16 (35.56%) Scrum
12 15 (33.33%) Ruby
12 15 (33.33%) ASP.NET
13 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
13 14 (31.11%) Entity Framework
13 14 (31.11%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (31.11%) WCF
13 14 (31.11%) Music Industry
13 14 (31.11%) .NET Framework
13 14 (31.11%) Web Application Development
13 14 (31.11%) ASP.NET Web API
13 14 (31.11%) SQL Server 2014
13 14 (31.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 14 (31.11%) Code First Entity Framework
14 13 (28.89%) Automated Testing
15 10 (22.22%) Selenium

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (2.22%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.22%) GitHub
2 1 (2.22%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (44.44%) NoSQL
2 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
2 14 (31.11%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (8.89%) CouchDB
3 4 (8.89%) Redis
4 3 (6.67%) Big Data
5 2 (4.44%) MySQL
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (48.89%) Git (software)
2 10 (22.22%) Selenium
3 6 (13.33%) Jenkins
4 4 (8.89%) PHPUnit
4 4 (8.89%) Subversion
5 3 (6.67%) Cucumber
5 3 (6.67%) Jasmine
5 3 (6.67%) Mercurial
5 3 (6.67%) WebDriver
6 2 (4.44%) FitNesse
6 2 (4.44%) Gradle
6 2 (4.44%) Maven
6 2 (4.44%) SpecFlow
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.22%) JIRA
General
1 14 (31.11%) Music Industry
2 8 (17.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (64.44%) Developer
2 14 (31.11%) .NET Developer
3 11 (24.44%) JavaScript Developer
4 10 (22.22%) Analyst
5 8 (17.78%) Test Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Financial Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Lead Test Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) PHP Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Senior PHP Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Automation Tester
7 3 (6.67%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Automation Tester
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Tester
7 3 (6.67%) Tester
8 2 (4.44%) Agile Test Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Big Data Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (62.22%) Node.js
2 27 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 20 (44.44%) RESTful
4 18 (40.00%) .NET
4 18 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 17 (37.78%) KnockoutJS
6 15 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 14 (31.11%) .NET Framework
7 14 (31.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (31.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 14 (31.11%) ASP.NET Web API
7 14 (31.11%) Code First Entity Framework
7 14 (31.11%) Entity Framework
7 14 (31.11%) WCF
8 10 (22.22%) CSS
8 10 (22.22%) HTML
9 8 (17.78%) Behat
10 7 (15.56%) React
11 6 (13.33%) SOAP
12 5 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) iPad
2 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (82.22%) TDD
2 26 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (44.44%) MVC
4 16 (35.56%) High Availability
4 16 (35.56%) Scrum
5 14 (31.11%) Web Application Development
6 13 (28.89%) Automated Testing
7 7 (15.56%) OO
7 7 (15.56%) Regression Testing
7 7 (15.56%) Software Engineering
7 7 (15.56%) Test Automation
8 6 (13.33%) Coaching
8 6 (13.33%) Test Planning
9 5 (11.11%) Kanban
9 5 (11.11%) OOP
9 5 (11.11%) Unit Testing
10 4 (8.89%) Configuration Management
10 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
10 4 (8.89%) Test Strategy
10 4 (8.89%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 19 (42.22%) C#
3 15 (33.33%) Ruby
4 10 (22.22%) Java
5 8 (17.78%) PHP
6 3 (6.67%) Python
6 3 (6.67%) Scala
7 2 (4.44%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (11.11%) Zend
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.22%) Adobe
3 1 (2.22%) IBM
3 1 (2.22%) Kony
3 1 (2.22%) MuleSoft
3 1 (2.22%) Temenos
3 1 (2.22%) Twitter
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago