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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 41 26 30
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Permanent jobs citing BDD 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 0.41% 3.51% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 4.49% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £40,000 £20,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
174 89 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 71.60% 78.07% 63.25%
Number of salaries quoted 144 80 65
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 15 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript