The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
BDD
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
500 412 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 76.92% 80.94% 73.15%
Number of salaries quoted 338 344 320
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

BDD
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

BDD Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

BDD
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) Internet
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Kanban
1 5 (100.00%) RESTful
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 5 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) RESTful
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Kanban
1 5 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 5 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#