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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 54 72 50
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -22
Permanent jobs citing BDD 19 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.68% 0.29% 1.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.18% 0.41% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 19 2 11
Average salary £47,500 £33,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +2.30%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
597 487 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 84.08% 70.89% 86.02%
Number of salaries quoted 534 412 423
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 3 August 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Sheffield

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 37 (97.37%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (86.84%) TDD
3 31 (81.58%) .NET
4 27 (71.05%) ASP.NET
4 27 (71.05%) C#
4 27 (71.05%) MVC
5 26 (68.42%) Ruby
5 26 (68.42%) .NET Framework
5 26 (68.42%) WCF
5 26 (68.42%) SQL Server
5 26 (68.42%) Git (software)
5 26 (68.42%) RESTful
5 26 (68.42%) ASP.NET MVC
5 26 (68.42%) NoSQL
5 26 (68.42%) Entity Framework
5 26 (68.42%) Node.js
5 26 (68.42%) Web Application Development
5 26 (68.42%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (18.42%) Test Scripting
7 6 (15.79%) Load Testing
7 6 (15.79%) Security Testing
8 5 (13.16%) Cucumber
8 5 (13.16%) Selenium
9 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
9 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
9 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (10.53%) SpecFlow
9 4 (10.53%) Gherkin
10 2 (5.26%) Software Testing
11 1 (2.63%) Automated Testing

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (68.42%) Node.js
2 1 (2.63%) CMS
2 1 (2.63%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.63%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (68.42%) SQL Server
1 26 (68.42%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (68.42%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.16%) Selenium
2 5 (13.16%) Cucumber
3 4 (10.53%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 27 (71.05%) Developer
1 27 (71.05%) .NET Developer
2 7 (18.42%) Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) Test Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Agile Test Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Automated Test Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Development Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Test Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Software Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Software Tester
6 1 (2.63%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (81.58%) .NET
2 27 (71.05%) ASP.NET
3 26 (68.42%) .NET Framework
3 26 (68.42%) WCF
3 26 (68.42%) RESTful
3 26 (68.42%) ASP.NET MVC
3 26 (68.42%) Entity Framework
3 26 (68.42%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (10.53%) Gherkin
5 1 (2.63%) HTML
5 1 (2.63%) CSS3
5 1 (2.63%) HTML5
5 1 (2.63%) jQuery
5 1 (2.63%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (97.37%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (86.84%) TDD
3 27 (71.05%) MVC
4 26 (68.42%) Web Application Development
5 7 (18.42%) Test Scripting
6 6 (15.79%) Load Testing
6 6 (15.79%) Security Testing
7 2 (5.26%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.63%) Web Development
8 1 (2.63%) Scrum
8 1 (2.63%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.63%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 27 (71.05%) C#
2 26 (68.42%) Ruby
3 1 (2.63%) Java
3 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) Sitecore
Sheffield
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago