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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 36 48 70
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +22
Permanent jobs citing BDD 42 26 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.90% 4.91% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.24% 5.86% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 41 25 1
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 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
510 444 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 83.74% 83.77% 75.78%
Number of salaries quoted 449 363 379
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,050
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +11 27 £37,500 - 8
Gateshead +2 12 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Sunderland - 3 £40,000 - 1
BDD
North East

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 58 (100.00%) C#
2 56 (96.55%) .NET
2 56 (96.55%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (94.83%) TDD
3 55 (94.83%) ASP.NET
3 55 (94.83%) MVC
4 54 (93.10%) SQL Server
4 54 (93.10%) ASP.NET MVC
5 53 (91.38%) RESTful
5 53 (91.38%) ASP.NET Web API
6 52 (89.66%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 51 (87.93%) SQL Server 2014
7 51 (87.93%) Web Application Development
8 42 (72.41%) Entity Framework
8 42 (72.41%) WCF
8 42 (72.41%) .NET Framework
9 40 (68.97%) Node.js
9 40 (68.97%) Git (software)
10 39 (67.24%) NoSQL
10 39 (67.24%) Code First Entity Framework
10 39 (67.24%) Ruby
11 25 (43.10%) Marketing
12 18 (31.03%) Scrum
12 18 (31.03%) JavaScript
13 17 (29.31%) AngularJS
14 16 (27.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 16 (27.59%) KnockoutJS
14 16 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (25.86%) Games
16 14 (24.14%) Advertising

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:

Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (93.10%) SQL Server
2 51 (87.93%) SQL Server 2014
3 39 (67.24%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 40 (68.97%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.45%) Cucumber
2 2 (3.45%) JIRA
2 2 (3.45%) Selenium
2 2 (3.45%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (43.10%) Marketing
2 15 (25.86%) Games
3 14 (24.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 54 (93.10%) Developer
2 53 (91.38%) .NET Developer
3 13 (22.41%) .NET Software Developer
4 12 (20.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (20.69%) C# Developer
5 11 (18.97%) ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (18.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (15.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) Test Analyst
8 1 (1.72%) Architect
8 1 (1.72%) Consultant
8 1 (1.72%) Java Consultant
8 1 (1.72%) Lead .NET Developer
8 1 (1.72%) Lead Developer
8 1 (1.72%) Software Consultant
8 1 (1.72%) SQL Developer
8 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Developer
8 1 (1.72%) Technical Architect
8 1 (1.72%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (96.55%) .NET
2 55 (94.83%) ASP.NET
3 54 (93.10%) ASP.NET MVC
4 53 (91.38%) ASP.NET Web API
4 53 (91.38%) RESTful
5 52 (89.66%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 42 (72.41%) .NET Framework
6 42 (72.41%) Entity Framework
6 42 (72.41%) WCF
7 40 (68.97%) Node.js
8 39 (67.24%) Code First Entity Framework
9 17 (29.31%) AngularJS
10 16 (27.59%) KnockoutJS
10 16 (27.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (5.17%) SOAP
12 2 (3.45%) CSS
12 2 (3.45%) Gherkin
12 2 (3.45%) HTML
12 2 (3.45%) HTML5
12 2 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.72%) Android
1 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (96.55%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (94.83%) MVC
2 55 (94.83%) TDD
3 51 (87.93%) Web Application Development
4 18 (31.03%) Scrum
5 16 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (20.69%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (3.45%) Automation Testing
7 2 (3.45%) Kanban
7 2 (3.45%) SDLC
7 2 (3.45%) Software Testing
7 2 (3.45%) Test Automation
7 2 (3.45%) Test Scripting
7 2 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (1.72%) Android Development
8 1 (1.72%) Coaching
8 1 (1.72%) DevOps
8 1 (1.72%) iOS Development
8 1 (1.72%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.72%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 58 (100.00%) C#
2 39 (67.24%) Ruby
3 18 (31.03%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.17%) Java
5 2 (3.45%) SQL
6 1 (1.72%) C
6 1 (1.72%) C++
6 1 (1.72%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (1.72%) Degree
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (20.69%) Facebook
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.72%) Rackspace
3 1 (1.72%) Xamarin
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