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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BDD 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 0.99% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.87% +2.50%
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
57 122 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 56.44% 55.45% 73.83%
Number of salaries quoted 56 91 76
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 31 August 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%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Laravel
2 2 (66.67%) Zend
2 2 (66.67%) Zend Framework
2 2 (66.67%) PHP5
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) LAMP
2 2 (66.67%) Perforce
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) API Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Debian
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (33.33%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Laravel
2 2 (66.67%) Zend Framework
2 2 (66.67%) LAMP
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) Zurb Foundation
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Debian
2 1 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) API Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) PHP5
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Zend
1 2 (66.67%) Perforce
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter