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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 40 50 55
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Permanent jobs citing BDD 23 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.28% 2.88% 2.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.30% 3.16% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 18
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%
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
434 411 541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 80.82% 90.93% 87.26%
Number of salaries quoted 338 365 456
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,780
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 10 December 2016.

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 10 December 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +14 19 £40,000 +6.66% 7
Gateshead -1 3 £40,000 +6.66%
Sunderland - 1 £40,000 - 1
BDD
North East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for BDD.

1 55 (96.49%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (91.23%) TDD
3 37 (64.91%) .NET
4 35 (61.40%) MVC
5 34 (59.65%) Git (software)
6 33 (57.89%) RESTful
6 33 (57.89%) SQL Server
6 33 (57.89%) ASP.NET
6 33 (57.89%) C#
6 33 (57.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 33 (57.89%) ASP.NET Web API
7 32 (56.14%) Web Application Development
7 32 (56.14%) SQL Server 2014
7 32 (56.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 32 (56.14%) Ruby
8 29 (50.88%) .NET Framework
8 29 (50.88%) WCF
8 29 (50.88%) Entity Framework
8 29 (50.88%) Node.js
9 28 (49.12%) NoSQL
9 28 (49.12%) Code First Entity Framework
10 19 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
10 19 (33.33%) Java
10 19 (33.33%) Games
11 17 (29.82%) JavaScript
11 17 (29.82%) Scrum
11 17 (29.82%) AngularJS
12 16 (28.07%) KnockoutJS
12 16 (28.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 12 (21.05%) Marketing

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 3 (5.26%) SAS
2 1 (1.75%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 32 (56.14%) SQL Server 2014
3 28 (49.12%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 34 (59.65%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.02%) Appium
2 4 (7.02%) Cucumber
2 4 (7.02%) Selenium
3 1 (1.75%) JIRA
3 1 (1.75%) PHPUnit
3 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (33.33%) Games
2 12 (21.05%) Marketing
3 11 (19.30%) Finance
3 11 (19.30%) Manufacturing
3 11 (19.30%) Retail
4 7 (12.28%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 53 (92.98%) Developer
2 37 (64.91%) .NET Developer
3 14 (24.56%) Java Developer
4 12 (21.05%) Scala Developer
5 11 (19.30%) Agile Developer
5 11 (19.30%) Agile Java Developer
5 11 (19.30%) Java Scala Developer
6 9 (15.79%) .NET Software Developer
7 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 5 (8.77%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (8.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (8.77%) C# Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Developer in Test
8 4 (7.02%) QA Automation Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) QA Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) QA Test Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Test Automation Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Test Automation Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (64.91%) .NET
2 33 (57.89%) ASP.NET
2 33 (57.89%) ASP.NET MVC
2 33 (57.89%) ASP.NET Web API
2 33 (57.89%) RESTful
3 32 (56.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 29 (50.88%) .NET Framework
4 29 (50.88%) Entity Framework
4 29 (50.88%) Node.js
4 29 (50.88%) WCF
5 28 (49.12%) Code First Entity Framework
6 17 (29.82%) AngularJS
7 16 (28.07%) KnockoutJS
7 16 (28.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (5.26%) CSS
8 3 (5.26%) HTML
9 1 (1.75%) Java EE
9 1 (1.75%) JSP
9 1 (1.75%) SOAP
9 1 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.02%) Mobile Games
2 4 (7.02%) Online Games
3 3 (5.26%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.02%) Android
1 4 (7.02%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.75%) Linux
2 1 (1.75%) Unix
2 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (96.49%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (91.23%) TDD
3 35 (61.40%) MVC
4 32 (56.14%) Web Application Development
5 17 (29.82%) Scrum
6 4 (7.02%) Coaching
6 4 (7.02%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (7.02%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (7.02%) Functional Testing
6 4 (7.02%) High Availability
6 4 (7.02%) Manual Testing
6 4 (7.02%) Mobile First
6 4 (7.02%) OOP
6 4 (7.02%) Refactoring
6 4 (7.02%) Test Automation
7 3 (5.26%) Agile Testing
8 2 (3.51%) Front End Development
9 1 (1.75%) OO PHP
9 1 (1.75%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 33 (57.89%) C#
2 32 (56.14%) Ruby
3 19 (33.33%) Java
4 17 (29.82%) JavaScript
5 10 (17.54%) Clojure
5 10 (17.54%) Scala
6 8 (14.04%) SQL
7 2 (3.51%) PHP
8 1 (1.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) ISEB
1 4 (7.02%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (7.02%) Facebook
1 4 (7.02%) Sun
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
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