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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 43 47 67
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +20
Permanent jobs citing BDD 26 22 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.87% 4.44% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.74% 5.07% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 22 22 3
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
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
453 434 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 84.83% 87.68% 85.10%
Number of salaries quoted 381 361 392
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,580 £60,000 £52,500
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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +7 14 £37,500 - 4
Gateshead +2 12 £40,000 +6.66% 1
BDD
North East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 67 (98.53%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (92.65%) TDD
3 59 (86.76%) MVC
3 59 (86.76%) C#
3 59 (86.76%) .NET
3 59 (86.76%) SQL Server
3 59 (86.76%) ASP.NET
3 59 (86.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 59 (86.76%) ASP.NET Web API
4 58 (85.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 58 (85.29%) RESTful
5 57 (83.82%) SQL Server 2014
5 57 (83.82%) Web Application Development
6 49 (72.06%) Git (software)
7 48 (70.59%) Ruby
8 46 (67.65%) WCF
9 45 (66.18%) .NET Framework
9 45 (66.18%) Entity Framework
10 44 (64.71%) Node.js
10 44 (64.71%) NoSQL
10 44 (64.71%) Code First Entity Framework
11 28 (41.18%) Games
12 25 (36.76%) JavaScript
12 25 (36.76%) KnockoutJS
12 25 (36.76%) AngularJS
12 25 (36.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 22 (32.35%) Marketing
14 17 (25.00%) Scrum
15 14 (20.59%) Advertising
15 14 (20.59%) Continuous Integration

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 2 (2.94%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (86.76%) SQL Server
2 57 (83.82%) SQL Server 2014
3 44 (64.71%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 49 (72.06%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.88%) Appium
2 4 (5.88%) Cucumber
2 4 (5.88%) Selenium
3 2 (2.94%) JIRA
4 1 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (41.18%) Games
2 22 (32.35%) Marketing
3 14 (20.59%) Advertising
4 3 (4.41%) Finance
4 3 (4.41%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 66 (97.06%) Developer
2 58 (85.29%) .NET Developer
3 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET Developer
3 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 11 (16.18%) C# .NET Developer
3 11 (16.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 11 (16.18%) C# Developer
4 9 (13.24%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (5.88%) Developer in Test
5 4 (5.88%) QA Automation Engineer
5 4 (5.88%) QA Engineer
5 4 (5.88%) QA Test Engineer
5 4 (5.88%) Test Automation Developer
5 4 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (5.88%) Test Engineer
6 3 (4.41%) Agile Developer
6 3 (4.41%) Agile Java Developer
6 3 (4.41%) Java Developer
7 2 (2.94%) Tester
8 1 (1.47%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (86.76%) .NET
1 59 (86.76%) ASP.NET
1 59 (86.76%) ASP.NET MVC
1 59 (86.76%) ASP.NET Web API
2 58 (85.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 58 (85.29%) RESTful
3 46 (67.65%) WCF
4 45 (66.18%) .NET Framework
4 45 (66.18%) Entity Framework
5 44 (64.71%) Code First Entity Framework
5 44 (64.71%) Node.js
6 25 (36.76%) AngularJS
6 25 (36.76%) KnockoutJS
6 25 (36.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.47%) CSS
7 1 (1.47%) CSS3
7 1 (1.47%) HTML
7 1 (1.47%) HTML5
7 1 (1.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.59%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.88%) Mobile Games
2 4 (5.88%) Online Games
3 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.35%) Android
1 5 (7.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (98.53%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (92.65%) TDD
3 59 (86.76%) MVC
4 57 (83.82%) Web Application Development
5 17 (25.00%) Scrum
6 14 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (19.12%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (5.88%) Coaching
8 4 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (5.88%) Functional Testing
8 4 (5.88%) High Availability
8 4 (5.88%) Manual Testing
8 4 (5.88%) Mobile First
8 4 (5.88%) OOP
8 4 (5.88%) Refactoring
8 4 (5.88%) Test Automation
9 2 (2.94%) Agile Testing
10 1 (1.47%) Android Development
10 1 (1.47%) Extreme Programming
10 1 (1.47%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 59 (86.76%) C#
2 48 (70.59%) Ruby
3 25 (36.76%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.29%) Java
5 6 (8.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.88%) ISEB
1 4 (5.88%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (19.12%) Facebook
2 4 (5.88%) Sun
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.47%) Xamarin
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Salary dependent on role
Posted: 11 hours ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle
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Salary: Up to £31,635
Posted: 17 days ago
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Salary: From £25,700 to £44,600 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago