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

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 28 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 3.35% 1.82% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.75% 2.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Median salary £26,500 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.33% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
160 75 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 89.39% 68.18% 56.54%
Number of salaries quoted 158 72 85
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Wakefield

BDD
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 28 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 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