The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 27 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BDD 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 1.71% - 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% - 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
83 76 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 70.94% 60.80% 67.69%
Number of salaries quoted 80 63 77
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £43,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield region citing BDD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BDD.

1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Laravel
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) Zurb Foundation
2 2 (66.67%) Zend
2 2 (66.67%) Zend Framework
2 2 (66.67%) PHP5
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) LAMP
2 2 (66.67%) Perforce
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Debian
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Android

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield region citing BDD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP Web Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Laravel
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) Zurb Foundation
2 2 (66.67%) Zend Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Debian
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) PHP5
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Twitter
1 2 (66.67%) Zend
1 2 (66.67%) Perforce