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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 72 45 62
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +17
Permanent jobs citing BDD 14 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.76% 3.51% 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 4.21% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 11
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
697 404 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 87.45% 83.47% 82.39%
Number of salaries quoted 613 334 516
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 £24,825 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £49,550
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 27 November 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 15 (93.75%) TDD
2 14 (87.50%) C#
2 14 (87.50%) .NET
3 13 (81.25%) ASP.NET
3 13 (81.25%) MVC
3 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (68.75%) .NET Framework
4 11 (68.75%) RESTful
4 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (68.75%) NoSQL
5 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
6 9 (56.25%) WCF
6 9 (56.25%) Ruby
6 9 (56.25%) Git (software)
6 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (56.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 9 (56.25%) Node.js
6 9 (56.25%) Web Application Development
7 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
8 4 (25.00%) CRM
9 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
9 3 (18.75%) HTML
9 3 (18.75%) CSS
10 2 (12.50%) Web Services
10 2 (12.50%) Java
10 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
10 2 (12.50%) SQL
10 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
10 2 (12.50%) N-Tier
10 2 (12.50%) ETL

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 9 (56.25%) Node.js
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.25%) WordPress
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (6.25%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) NoSQL
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (6.25%) CouchDB
4 1 (6.25%) Couchbase
4 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Ant
2 1 (6.25%) Maven
General
1 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (68.75%) .NET Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 2 (12.50%) CRM Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Microsoft Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) .NET
2 13 (81.25%) ASP.NET
3 11 (68.75%) .NET Framework
3 11 (68.75%) RESTful
3 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (56.25%) WCF
4 9 (56.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (18.75%) HTML
5 3 (18.75%) CSS
6 2 (12.50%) Web Services
6 2 (12.50%) Spring MVC
6 2 (12.50%) Spring
6 2 (12.50%) CSS3
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (6.25%) Play Framework
7 1 (6.25%) Ajax
7 1 (6.25%) Spring Web Flow
7 1 (6.25%) jQuery
7 1 (6.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) N-Tier
2 1 (6.25%) Social Media
2 1 (6.25%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) UNIX
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) TDD
2 13 (81.25%) MVC
2 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) Web Application Development
4 4 (25.00%) CRM
5 2 (12.50%) ETL
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (12.50%) Pair Programming
5 2 (12.50%) Data Management
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.25%) ATDD
6 1 (6.25%) Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) User Stories
6 1 (6.25%) Web Development
6 1 (6.25%) Refactoring
6 1 (6.25%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) Ruby
3 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.25%) Scala
5 1 (6.25%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Google
Sheffield
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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