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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 23 53 44
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -9
Permanent jobs citing BDD 39 13 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 7.98% 2.93% 4.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.40% 3.28% 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 39 12 25
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
415 396 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 84.87% 89.19% 88.30%
Number of salaries quoted 369 353 434
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,500 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £61,215 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of job ads across the Tyne and Wear region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

BDD Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

BDD
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +29 36 £40,000 +6.66% 7
Sunderland -3 3 £40,000 - 1
BDD
North East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for BDD.

1 58 (98.31%) TDD
2 54 (91.53%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (59.32%) .NET
4 32 (54.24%) MVC
5 30 (50.85%) SQL Server
5 30 (50.85%) ASP.NET
5 30 (50.85%) C#
5 30 (50.85%) .NET Framework
5 30 (50.85%) Ruby
5 30 (50.85%) WCF
5 30 (50.85%) RESTful
5 30 (50.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 30 (50.85%) Entity Framework
5 30 (50.85%) Web Application Development
5 30 (50.85%) ASP.NET Web API
5 30 (50.85%) SQL Server 2014
6 29 (49.15%) Enterprise Software
7 27 (45.76%) Git (software)
8 26 (44.07%) Node.js
9 22 (37.29%) Java
10 21 (35.59%) NoSQL
10 21 (35.59%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 21 (35.59%) Code First Entity Framework
11 16 (27.12%) Scala
11 16 (27.12%) AngularJS
11 16 (27.12%) Clojure
12 15 (25.42%) KnockoutJS
12 15 (25.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 15 (25.42%) Games
13 13 (22.03%) Web Development

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (15.25%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (5.08%) SAS
3 1 (1.69%) Apache
3 1 (1.69%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.95%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (50.85%) SQL Server
1 30 (50.85%) SQL Server 2014
2 21 (35.59%) NoSQL
3 9 (15.25%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 27 (45.76%) Git (software)
2 9 (15.25%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.69%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.69%) PHPUnit
3 1 (1.69%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (25.42%) Games
2 9 (15.25%) Finance
2 9 (15.25%) Manufacturing
2 9 (15.25%) Retail
3 5 (8.47%) Advertising
4 4 (6.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (84.75%) Developer
2 35 (59.32%) .NET Developer
3 17 (28.81%) Java Developer
4 16 (27.12%) Scala Developer
5 15 (25.42%) Java Scala Developer
6 11 (18.64%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (18.64%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 11 (18.64%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (18.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (18.64%) C# Developer
7 10 (16.95%) Agile Developer
8 9 (15.25%) Agile Java Developer
8 9 (15.25%) Graduate
8 9 (15.25%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 9 (15.25%) Graduate Developer
8 9 (15.25%) Junior
8 9 (15.25%) Junior .NET Developer
8 9 (15.25%) Junior Developer
9 6 (10.17%) .NET Software Developer
9 6 (10.17%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (59.32%) .NET
2 30 (50.85%) .NET Framework
2 30 (50.85%) ASP.NET
2 30 (50.85%) ASP.NET MVC
2 30 (50.85%) ASP.NET Web API
2 30 (50.85%) Entity Framework
2 30 (50.85%) RESTful
2 30 (50.85%) WCF
3 26 (44.07%) Node.js
4 21 (35.59%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 21 (35.59%) Code First Entity Framework
5 16 (27.12%) AngularJS
6 15 (25.42%) KnockoutJS
6 15 (25.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (15.25%) MSMQ
7 9 (15.25%) WPF
8 3 (5.08%) CSS
8 3 (5.08%) HTML
9 1 (1.69%) JSP
9 1 (1.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (49.15%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (15.25%) Computer Science
2 9 (15.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.39%) Linux
2 1 (1.69%) CentOS
2 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.69%) Unix
2 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (98.31%) TDD
2 54 (91.53%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (54.24%) MVC
4 30 (50.85%) Web Application Development
5 13 (22.03%) Web Development
6 11 (18.64%) Scrum
7 9 (15.25%) Dependency Injection
7 9 (15.25%) Kanban
7 9 (15.25%) Multithreading
8 5 (8.47%) Front End Development
8 5 (8.47%) Software Engineering
9 3 (5.08%) Agile Testing
10 2 (3.39%) Extreme Programming
10 2 (3.39%) Functional Programming
11 1 (1.69%) Automation Testing
11 1 (1.69%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (1.69%) OO
11 1 (1.69%) OO PHP
11 1 (1.69%) OOA/OOD
11 1 (1.69%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 30 (50.85%) C#
1 30 (50.85%) Ruby
2 22 (37.29%) Java
3 16 (27.12%) Clojure
3 16 (27.12%) Scala
4 9 (15.25%) F#
5 7 (11.86%) JavaScript
6 5 (8.47%) Perl
6 5 (8.47%) PHP
7 4 (6.78%) SQL
8 1 (1.69%) Go
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (15.25%) Kibana
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) Google
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