The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 67 80 60
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -20
Permanent jobs citing BDD 18 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.97% 0.33% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 0.47% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 14
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
BDD
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 South Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
772 638 640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 84.28% 69.27% 84.99%
Number of salaries quoted 663 545 574
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 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

BDD
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the South Yorkshire region.

BDD Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

BDD
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

BDD
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +8 18 £47,500 +42.85% 2
BDD
Yorkshire

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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%) C#
4 27 (71.05%) MVC
4 27 (71.05%) ASP.NET
5 26 (68.42%) Ruby
5 26 (68.42%) .NET Framework
5 26 (68.42%) SQL Server
5 26 (68.42%) WCF
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 6 (15.79%) Selenium
7 5 (13.16%) Cucumber
7 5 (13.16%) Test Scripting
8 4 (10.53%) Load Testing
8 4 (10.53%) Security Testing
8 4 (10.53%) SpecFlow
8 4 (10.53%) Gherkin
8 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
8 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
8 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (7.89%) Java
10 2 (5.26%) Software Testing

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 6 (15.79%) Selenium
3 5 (13.16%) Cucumber
4 4 (10.53%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (73.68%) Developer
2 27 (71.05%) .NET Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Test Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Consultant
4 4 (10.53%) Agile Test Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Automated Test Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Development Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Test Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Software Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Test Leader
6 1 (2.63%) PHP Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Software Tester
6 1 (2.63%) Java Developer
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%) J2EE
5 1 (2.63%) CSS
5 1 (2.63%) Web Services
5 1 (2.63%) LAMP
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 5 (13.16%) Test Scripting
6 4 (10.53%) Load Testing
6 4 (10.53%) Security Testing
7 2 (5.26%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.63%) Web Development
8 1 (2.63%) Performance Testing
8 1 (2.63%) Scrum
8 1 (2.63%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.63%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.63%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.63%) Open Source
8 1 (2.63%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 27 (71.05%) C#
2 26 (68.42%) Ruby
3 3 (7.89%) Java
4 1 (2.63%) PHP
4 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) Sitecore
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