The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Wakefield region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 31 27 32
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing BDD 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 2.09% 0.90% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.88% 1.18% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
103 85 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 53.93% 76.58% 79.34%
Number of salaries quoted 82 82 79
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
BDD
West Yorkshire

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 23 July 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) WCF
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 4 (66.67%) Unity DI Container
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Castle Windsor
2 4 (66.67%) Ninject
2 4 (66.67%) CSS3
2 4 (66.67%) Razor View Engine
2 4 (66.67%) SpecFlow
2 4 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
2 4 (66.67%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (66.67%) MSTest
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (66.67%) Moq
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) Kanban
2 4 (66.67%) Spring.NET
2 4 (66.67%) NUnit
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MSTest
1 4 (66.67%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (66.67%) Moq
1 4 (66.67%) SpecFlow
1 4 (66.67%) NUnit
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) WCF
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 4 (66.67%) Unity DI Container
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) Castle Windsor
2 4 (66.67%) Ninject
2 4 (66.67%) CSS3
2 4 (66.67%) Razor View Engine
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) Spring.NET
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (33.33%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) Web Application Development
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) Kanban
2 4 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Facebook
2 2 (33.33%) Twitter