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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 59 68 88
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +20
Permanent jobs citing BDD 13 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.79% 2.04% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 2.32% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 3
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
608 733 789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 83.86% 87.89% 80.10%
Number of salaries quoted 489 654 628
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,025
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the South Yorkshire region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 31 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +17 13 £40,000 -15.78% 1
BDD
Yorkshire

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for BDD.

1 25 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (82.14%) TDD
3 22 (78.57%) Scrum
4 15 (53.57%) Java
4 15 (53.57%) Web Development
5 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
5 13 (46.43%) HTML
5 13 (46.43%) MVC
6 11 (39.29%) Configuration Management
6 11 (39.29%) Pair Programming
6 11 (39.29%) Spring
7 10 (35.71%) Business Development
7 10 (35.71%) Spring MVC
7 10 (35.71%) Hibernate
8 9 (32.14%) CMS
8 9 (32.14%) Maven
8 9 (32.14%) Tomcat
8 9 (32.14%) J2EE
8 9 (32.14%) JSP
8 9 (32.14%) Servlets
8 9 (32.14%) Ant
8 9 (32.14%) JUnit
8 9 (32.14%) Web Services
8 9 (32.14%) FreeMarker
8 9 (32.14%) Spring Web Flow
8 9 (32.14%) Velocity
8 9 (32.14%) Liferay
8 9 (32.14%) RESTful
8 9 (32.14%) Apache Solr
8 9 (32.14%) Scala

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 9 (32.14%) Apache Solr
1 9 (32.14%) CMS
1 9 (32.14%) Elasticsearch
1 9 (32.14%) Liferay
1 9 (32.14%) Magnolia
1 9 (32.14%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.57%) Big Data
2 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Ant
1 9 (32.14%) JUnit
1 9 (32.14%) Maven
1 9 (32.14%) Mockito
2 4 (14.29%) Selenium
3 3 (10.71%) Protractor
4 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
4 2 (7.14%) PHPUnit
5 1 (3.57%) Capybara
5 1 (3.57%) JIRA
5 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Developer
2 12 (42.86%) Senior Developer
3 11 (39.29%) Java Developer
3 11 (39.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 11 (39.29%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 10 (35.71%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (32.14%) HTML Developer
6 4 (14.29%) Analyst
7 3 (10.71%) QA Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) C# Developer
8 2 (7.14%) C# Web Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Head of Development
8 2 (7.14%) Head of Web Development
8 2 (7.14%) PHP Developer
8 2 (7.14%) QA Analyst
8 2 (7.14%) Senior PHP Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Web Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Automation Test Lead
9 1 (3.57%) PHP Laravel Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) HTML
2 11 (39.29%) Spring
3 10 (35.71%) Hibernate
3 10 (35.71%) Spring MVC
4 9 (32.14%) FreeMarker
4 9 (32.14%) J2EE
4 9 (32.14%) JSP
4 9 (32.14%) Play Framework
4 9 (32.14%) RESTful
4 9 (32.14%) Servlets
4 9 (32.14%) Spring Web Flow
4 9 (32.14%) Velocity
4 9 (32.14%) Web Services
5 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
6 4 (14.29%) .NET
6 4 (14.29%) CSS
7 3 (10.71%) Laravel
7 3 (10.71%) Node.js
7 3 (10.71%) Symfony
8 2 (7.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 2 (7.14%) Mac OS X
2 2 (7.14%) Unix
3 1 (3.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (82.14%) TDD
3 22 (78.57%) Scrum
4 15 (53.57%) Web Development
5 13 (46.43%) MVC
6 11 (39.29%) Configuration Management
6 11 (39.29%) Pair Programming
7 10 (35.71%) Business Development
8 9 (32.14%) Data Protection
8 9 (32.14%) Mentoring
9 4 (14.29%) Test Strategy
10 3 (10.71%) Kanban
10 3 (10.71%) OO
10 3 (10.71%) OOP
11 2 (7.14%) Functional Testing
11 2 (7.14%) Open Source
11 2 (7.14%) OWASP
11 2 (7.14%) Performance Testing
11 2 (7.14%) Security Testing
11 2 (7.14%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) Java
2 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
3 9 (32.14%) Scala
4 5 (17.86%) C#
4 5 (17.86%) PHP
4 5 (17.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
1 2 (7.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Zend
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft