The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 35 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 1.35% 1.19% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 1.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £26,500 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.33% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
BDD
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
130 60 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 87.84% 71.43% 63.37%
Number of salaries quoted 125 51 118
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

The demand trend of job ads across the Wakefield region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

BDD
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

BDD Salary Trend in Wakefield

BDD
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for BDD.

1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 4 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) ISEB
2 4 (66.67%) Firmware
2 4 (66.67%) Electronics
2 4 (66.67%) Migration
2 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 4 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Testing
2 4 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Spock
2 4 (66.67%) Geb
3 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) C#

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield 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:

Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Geb
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
1 4 (66.67%) Spock
1 4 (66.67%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (66.67%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Software Test Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Development Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Software Development Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Software Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Migration
2 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ISEB
1 4 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 4 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Firmware